16 days in Utah Itinerary

16 days in Utah Itinerary

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16 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: Chattanooga
Fly + Drive:  8​h 30​min
1
Moab
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Bluff
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Bryce
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Springdale
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
5
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Cedar City
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
7
Salt Lake City
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Chattanooga

3
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Moab is known for nature, adventure, trails, scenic drive, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Arches National Park, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and admire the majestic nature at Dead Horse Point State Park.

For more things to do and more tourist information, go to the Moab tour planner .

Chattanooga to Moab is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Chattanooga to Moab, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, Moab is little chillier than Chattanooga - with highs of 76°F and lows of 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Bluff.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Tours Nature
Highlights from your plan
Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
River Rafting & Tubing
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

3
nights
Bluff

Bluff ©
Bluff is a census-designated place (CDP) in San Juan County, Utah, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Bluff side-trips: Monument Valley (Photography Tours, Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, & more) and Muley Point Overlook (in Mexican Hat). And it doesn't end there: take a memorable drive along Moki Dugway, make a trip to Cow Canyon Trading Post, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Pioneer Cemetery.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Bluff trip itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Moab to Bluff in 2 hours. Traveling from Moab in May, Bluff is a bit cooler at night with lows of 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Bryce.

Things to do in Bluff

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Monument Valley, Muley Point Overlook, Moki Dugway
Highlights from your plan
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Photography Tours
Horseback Riding Tours

2
nights
Bryce

Bryce ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): stroll through Navajo Loop Trail, get great views at Inspiration Point, and then trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Thu): get great views at Farview Point, explore the striking landscape of Peek-A-Boo Loop, and then take in panoramic vistas at Bryce Point.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Bryce vacation planner.

Drive from Bluff to Bryce in 5.5 hours. Traveling from Bluff in June, things will get little chillier in Bryce: highs are around 79°F and lows about 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Springdale.

Things to do in Bryce

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trip

Bryce Canyon National Park
Highlights from your plan
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point
Peek-A-Boo Loop ©
Peek-A-Boo Loop

1
night
Springdale

Located just outside Zion National Park, Springdale's 600 residents welcome thousands of visitors a year to their tiny town.
On the 5th (Fri), make a trip to Fatali Gallery, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, then stop by Joy Craft & Design, then get a taste of the local shopping with Worthington Gallery, and finally take in the exciting artwork at David J West Gallery.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Springdale online trip planner .

Drive from Bryce to Springdale in 2 hours. Traveling from Bryce in June, things will get a bit warmer in Springdale: highs are around 94°F and lows about 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Springdale

Outdoors Tours Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
David J West Gallery ©
David J West Gallery
Joy Craft & Design ©
Joy Craft & Design

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.
On the 6th (Sat), hike along Angel's Landing and then explore the striking landscape of The Narrows. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): cruise along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive and then explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park.

To find where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Zion National Park journey maker app .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Springdale to Zion National Park. In June in Zion National Park, expect temperatures between 94°F during the day and 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to drive to Cedar City.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

1
night
Cedar City

Cedar City ©
Cedar City is a city in Iron County, Utah, United States, 250mi south of Salt Lake City, and 180mi north of Las Vegas on Interstate 15. Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Cedar Breaks National Monument Visitor Center and then tee off at Cedar Ridge Golf Course.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Cedar City trip builder .

Getting from Zion National Park to Cedar City by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in June, you will find days in Cedar City are slightly colder (89°F), and nights are about the same (51°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Cedar City

Outdoors Golf Nature
Highlights from your plan
Cedar Ridge Golf Course ©
Cedar Ridge Golf Course

3
nights
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Salt Lake City: Deer Valley Resort (in Park City) and Provo City Center Temple (in Provo). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Utah, and take in breathtaking views at Big Cottonwood Canyon.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City vacation builder site .

Fly from Cedar City to Salt Lake City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cedar City in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 62°F in Salt Lake City. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Provo City Center Temple, Deer Valley Resort
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Deer Valley Resort ©
Deer Valley Resort
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon

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