14 days in Utah Itinerary

14 days in Utah Itinerary

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14 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
Fly + Drive:  7​h 15​min
1
Moab
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Kanab
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
5
Monument Valley
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: Charlotte

3
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Island in the Sky and Monument Basin will appeal to history buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Arches National Park and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Canyonlands National Park, explore the striking landscape at Double Arch, and trek along Turret Arch.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Moab road trip planning website .

Charlotte to Moab is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Charlotte in April; daily highs in Moab reach 67°F and lows reach 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kanab.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Arches National Park, Canyonlands National Park
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Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Canyonlands National Park ©
Canyonlands National Park
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

1
night
Kanab

Kanab is a city in and the county seat of Kane County, Utah, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, then delve into the distant past at Moqui Cave, and then identify plant and animal life at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Kanab trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Moab to Kanab in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. In April, daily temperatures in Kanab can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 35°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Kanab

Tours Parks Wildlife
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Photography Tours
Best Friends Animal Sanctuary ©
Best Friends Animal Sanctuary
Moqui Cave ©
Moqui Cave

2
nights
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Zion National Park and then explore and take pictures at Zion Canyon Scenic Drive. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at The Narrows and then hike along Angel's Landing.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park day trip tool .

You can drive from Kanab to Zion National Park in 2 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

3
nights
Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Peek-A-Boo Loop and then look for all kinds of wild species at Bryce Amphitheatre. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, tour the pleasant surroundings at Navajo Loop Trail, then identify plant and animal life at Rim Trail, and finally look for gifts at Ruby's Inn Canyon Rock Shop.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bryce Canyon National Park trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 3 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in April, things will get a bit cooler in Bryce Canyon National Park: highs are around 56°F and lows about 25°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail
Bryce Amphitheatre ©
Bryce Amphitheatre

3
nights
Monument Valley

Monument Valley ©
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. On the 20th (Mon), trot along with a tour on horseback, explore the striking landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Wildcat Trail. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Monument Valley trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Monument Valley takes 6 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in April; daily highs in Monument Valley reach 67°F and lows reach 37°F. On the 22nd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Wildcat Trail ©
Wildcat Trail
Horseback Riding Tours

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