15 days in Utah Itinerary

15 days in Utah Itinerary

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15 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  16​h 30​min
1
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Monument Valley
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Moab
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: London

3
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Hidden Canyon and Kolob Canyons. Step out of the city life by going to The Narrows and Observation Point. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Zion's Main Canyon and take a memorable drive along Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Zion National Park online holiday maker .

London, UK to Zion National Park is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -7 hour difference. When traveling from London in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Zion National Park, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Kolob Canyons ©
Kolob Canyons
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion's Main Canyon ©
Zion's Main Canyon

4
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.
Visiting Rim Trail and Peek-A-Boo Loop will get you outdoors. Explore hidden gems such as Rainbow Point and Fairyland Loop Trail. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Queen's Garden Trail, take some stellar pictures from Fairyland Point, take in breathtaking views at Sunset Point, and take in the dramatic natural features at Thor's Hammer.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park travel planner .

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 3 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in September, things will get a bit cooler in Bryce Canyon National Park: highs are around 24°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Rainbow Point ©
Rainbow Point
Thor's Hammer ©
Thor's Hammer
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail

2
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 19th (Sat), take a memorable drive along Moki Dugway, take in the dramatic natural features at Valley of the Gods, then stop by Monument Valley Navajo Market, and finally examine the collection at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum.. On the next day, explore the striking landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Wildcat Trail.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Monument Valley trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Monument Valley takes 6 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in September: high temperatures in Monument Valley hover around 32°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Moab.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Valley of the Gods, Moki Dugway
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Valley of the Gods ©
Valley of the Gods
Wildcat Trail ©
Wildcat Trail
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park

5
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to La Sal Mountain Loop and Balanced Rock Trail. Step out of the city life by going to Wilson's Arch and Windows. Get out of town with these interesting Moab side-trips: Canyonlands National Park (Shafer Trail, Mesa Arch, & more) and Arches National Park (Fiery Furnace & Sand Dune Arch). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Double Arch, hike along Negro Bill Canyon Trail, stroll through Turret Arch, and stop by Moab Rock Shop.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Moab route maker app .

Getting from Monument Valley to Moab by car takes about 3 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Moab can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Arches National Park, Canyonlands National Park
Highlights from your plan
Fiery Furnace ©
Fiery Furnace
Double Arch ©
Double Arch
Wilson's Arch ©
Wilson's Arch

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