15 days in Los Angeles, Utah & Las Vegas Itinerary

15 days in Los Angeles, Utah & Las Vegas Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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Salt Lake City
— 1 night
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Zion National Park
— 3 nights
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Las Vegas
— 5 nights

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum and Hollywood Bowl Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum and Santa Monica State Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Christ Cathedral (in Garden Grove), Founder's Park (in Anaheim) and Third Street Promenade (in Santa Monica). There's much more to do: get your bearings at The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, revel in the low prices at Camarillo Premium Outlets, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip tool.

Wellington, New Zealand to Los Angeles is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Wellington to Los Angeles is minus 20 hours. Traveling from Wellington in September, expect nights in Los Angeles to be somewhat warmer, around 22°C, while days are warmer, around 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Side Trips

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©

Crossroads of the West

Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
On the 8th (Tue), engage your brain at Joseph Smith Memorial Building, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Tabernacle, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Salt Lake Temple.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City online trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, plan for little chillier nights in Salt Lake City, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums
Highlights from your trip
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The Tabernacle
4.6
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Salt Lake Temple
4.5

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to The Narrows and Zion Canyon Scenic Drive. Spend the 9th (Wed) exploring nature at Zion National Park. There's more to do: hike along Angel's Landing and admire all the interesting features of Zion Shuttle.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Zion National Park trip simple and quick.

Traveling by flight from Salt Lake City to Zion National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Salt Lake City in September, Zion National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
The Narrows
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Angel's Landing
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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Shelby American Inc and Titanic. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Machine Guns Vegas and Las Vegas Shooting Center. Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Henderson to see St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church about 32 minutes away. There's lots more to do: stop by Las Vegas North Premium Outlets, wander the streets of The LINQ Promenade, buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort, and have fun at Battlefield Vegas.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas online route planner.

You can drive from Zion National Park to Las Vegas in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Zion National Park to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Zion National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Fun & Games
Machine Guns Vegas
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Specialty Museum
Shelby American Inc
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History Museum
Titanic
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