15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
2
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
3
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
4
Capitol Reef National Park
— 1 night
5
Arches National Park
— 2 nights
6
Canyonlands National Park
— 1 night
7
Winslow
— 1 day
8
Sedona
— 3 nights

2
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): push the limits with an extreme tour. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at The Neon Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

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Wilmington to Las Vegas is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Wilmington to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Wilmington, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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The Strip ©
The Strip
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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 28th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of The Narrows. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Zion National Park.

To find more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Zion National Park itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Zion National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, expect nights in Zion National Park to be colder, around °F, while days are little chillier, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park

2
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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.
On the 30th (Mon), explore the striking landscape of Peek-A-Boo Loop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Queen's Garden Trail, thenhike along Navajo Loop Trail, and then hike along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Bryce Canyon National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 3 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Zion National Park in September, with highs in Bryce Canyon National Park at °F and lows at °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Capitol Reef National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Peek-A-Boo Loop ©
Peek-A-Boo Loop
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail

1
night
Capitol Reef National Park

Capitol Reef National Park ©
Capitol Reef National Park takes its name from a particularly rugged and scenic section of the Waterpocket Fold, a geologic "wrinkle" stretching for 160 km (100 mi) along a dry plateau surrounded by white Navajo sandstone cliffs and domes, and red canyons, buttes, and rock bridges.
On the 2nd (Wed), explore the striking landscape of Capitol Reef National Park .

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Capitol Reef National Park trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Capitol Reef National Park in 2.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Capitol Reef National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Capitol Reef National Park ©
Capitol Reef National Park

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Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©
Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): examine the collection at Gateway Colorado Automobile Museum, take in the dramatic natural features at Delicate Arch, and then stroll through Fiery Furnace. On the next day, explore the striking landscape at Sand Dune Arch, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Double Arch, and then explore the striking landscape at Windows.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Arches National Park trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Capitol Reef National Park to Arches National Park by car takes about 3.5 hours. In October, Arches National Park is a bit warmer than Capitol Reef National Park - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Canyonlands National Park.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Gateway Colorado Automobile Museum
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Double Arch ©
Double Arch
Fiery Furnace ©
Fiery Furnace
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch

1
night
Canyonlands National Park

Canyonlands National Park ©
Canyonlands National Park features myriad canyons and buttes that the Colorado River, Green River, and their tributaries have carved over millions of years in hues of red and orange.
On the 5th (Sat), explore the striking landscape of Island in the Sky, explore the striking landscape at Mesa Arch, and then hike along White Rim Trail.

To find traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Canyonlands National Park road trip site.

Traveling by car from Arches National Park to Canyonlands National Park takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Canyonlands National Park can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Winslow.

Things to do in Canyonlands National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Mesa Arch ©
Mesa Arch

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day
Winslow

Winslow ©
Winslow is a city in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. On the 6th (Sun), stroll around Standin' on the Corner Park, examine the collection at Rock Art Canyon Ranch, thenexplore the striking landscape at Meteor Crater, and finally stop by ARIZONA 66 Trading Company.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Winslow trip planner.

Drive from Canyonlands National Park to Winslow in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. In October in Winslow, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Winslow

Parks Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Meteor Crater ©
Meteor Crater
Rock Art Canyon Ranch ©
Rock Art Canyon Ranch
Standin' on the Corner Park ©
Standin' on the Corner Park

3
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): examine the collection at Arizona Copper Art Museum, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, thentrek along Broken Arrow Trail, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of the Holy Cross. On your second day here, cruise along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), view the masterpieces at Exposures International Gallery of Fine Art, and then explore the striking landscape of Walnut Canyon National Monument.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Sedona trip planning tool.

You can drive from Winslow to Sedona in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Winslow in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of °F in Sedona. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Sedona

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Arizona Copper Art Museum, Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Walnut Canyon National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Arizona Copper Art Museum ©
Arizona Copper Art Museum
Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)

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