15 days in Utah Itinerary

15 days in Utah Itinerary

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Fly to Cedar City Regional Airport, Drive to Zion National Park
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Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Monument Valley
— 3 nights
Drive
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Moab
— 5 nights
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Zion National Park

— 3 nights
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Zion National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through The Narrows, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Zion National Park, trek along Canyon Overlook Trail, and cruise along Zion Shuttle.

To see ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Zion National Park travel route planner.

Kingsport to Zion National Park is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Kingsport to Zion National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kingsport in September, Zion National Park is slightly colder at night with lows of 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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.
Bryce Canyon National Park is known for trails, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, look for all kinds of wild species at Rim Trail, explore the striking landscape at Wall Street, and get great views at Inspiration Point.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Bryce Canyon National Park online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Zion National Park in September, with highs in Bryce Canyon National Park at 70°F and lows at 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can go by car to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

Monument Valley

— 3 nights
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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Monument Valley: Cow Canyon Trading Post (in Bluff) and Muley Point Overlook (in Mexican Hat). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, cruise along Moki Dugway, and trot along with a tour on horseback.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Monument Valley trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Monument Valley takes 6 hours. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Monument Valley: highs are around 81°F and lows about 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can drive to Moab.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Moab

— 5 nights

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Step out of Moab to go to Arches National Park and see Delicate Arch, which is approximately 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Arches National Park, take a memorable drive along Colorado Riverway Recreation Area, take a memorable tour with Tours, and trek along Double Arch.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Moab online road trip planner.

Getting from Monument Valley to Moab by car takes about 3 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 55°F. On the 19th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trip

Utah travel guide

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Geologic Formations · Hiking Trails · Scenic Drive
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.