15 days in San Francisco & Utah Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States route planner
Make it your trip
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly to Las Vegas, Shuttle to Springdale
— 3 nights
— 3 nights
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
— 2 nights
Drive to Grand Junction, Fly to London


San Francisco — 2 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for sightseeing, nature, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, walk around Golden Gate Park, take in the pleasant sights at Lombard Street, and explore the world behind art at Asian Art Museum.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco online attractions planner.

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from London to San Francisco, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, daytime highs in San Francisco are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Springdale.
Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Springdale — 3 nights

Located just outside Zion National Park, Springdale's 600 residents welcome thousands of visitors a year to their tiny town.
Spend the 27th (Tue) exploring nature at Zion National Park. Next up on the itinerary: see exotic creatures in open habitats at Zion Jeep Tours, cruise along Zion Shuttle, trek along Angel's Landing, and explore and take pictures at Zion Canyon Scenic Drive.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Springdale trip maker website.

Getting from San Francisco to Springdale by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of subway, bus, and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Springdale is 1 hour. When traveling from San Francisco in June, plan for much warmer days and slightly colder nights in Springdale: temperatures range from 40°C by day to 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kanab.
Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours
Side Trip

Kanab — 3 nights

Kanab is a city in and the county seat of Kane County, Utah, United States. You've now added National Park Tourz to your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Kanab: Point Imperial Drive (in Grand Canyon National Park) and Coyote Buttes (in Big Water). Next up on the itinerary: skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, take an in-depth tour of Kanab Heritage House Museum, view the masterpieces at Raven's Heart Gallery, and admire the majestic nature at Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Kanab tour itinerary maker.

Getting from Springdale to Kanab by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle. In June in Kanab, expect temperatures between 40°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.
Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours
Side Trips

Bryce Canyon National Park — 3 nights

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.
On the 2nd (Sun), look for gifts at Ruby's Inn, then take in breathtaking views at Sunset Point, then hike along Navajo Loop Trail, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Navajo/Queens Garden Loop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Fairyland Point, take some stellar pictures from Sunrise Point, then take some stellar pictures from Inspiration Point, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Bryce Point.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Bryce Canyon National Park trip maker app.

You can drive from Kanab to Bryce Canyon National Park in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Kanab in July, things will get little chillier in Bryce Canyon National Park: highs are around 32°C and lows about 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Moab.
Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Side Trip

Moab — 2 nights

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bike Fiend, then see Off-Road Tours, and then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Moab trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Moab in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in July, with highs in Moab at 42°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Utah travel guide

Geologic Formations · Hiking Trails · Canyons
The Beehive State
A huge but sparsely populated land, Utah remains a major holiday destination offering plenty of year-round outdoor vacation ideas, including skiing, snowboarding, hiking, boating, horseback riding, and camping. The rugged terrain, defined by towering mountain peaks, deep canyons, and vast deserts, seems custom-made for adventurous nature lovers. With five national parks, the state has no shortage of pristine wilderness areas, causing many tourists to overlook the cultural attractions of its towns. Salt Lake City, the state's capital, features the headquarters of the Mormon Church, and draws over 5 million annual visitors. Utah also hosts several major film festivals each year, attracting young movie buffs from around the world.