16 days in Yellowstone National Park & Southeastern Utah Itinerary

16 days in Yellowstone National Park & Southeastern Utah Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
Fly
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 9 nights
Fly to Moab, Drive to Blanding
2
Blanding
— 1 night
Drive
3
Moab
— 4 nights
Drive
4
Canyonlands National Park
— 1 night
Fly

S M T W T F S
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19

9
nights
Yellowstone National Park

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin, trek along Osprey Falls Trail, and stroll through Inspiration Point.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park route planner.

Nashville to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Yellowstone National Park. In June, Yellowstone National Park is colder than Nashville - with highs of 66°F and lows of 34°F. On the 13th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Blanding.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

1
night
Blanding

Blanding is a city in San Juan County, Utah, United States. On the 14th (Mon), make a trip to Cow Canyon Trading Post, then see Wild Expeditions, and then steep yourself in history at Bluff Fort Historic Site.

Before you visit Blanding, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Yellowstone National Park to Blanding in 10 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June, plan for much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Blanding: temperatures range from 87°F by day to 54°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Moab.

Things to do in Blanding

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Historic Sites

Side Trip

4
nights
Moab

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Step out of Moab with an excursion to Holiday River Expeditions - Utah Rafting Day Tours in Green River--about 56 minutes away. On the 15th (Tue), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Arches National Park. Make the 17th (Thu) a memorable day with a climbing tour. There's still lots to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, cross one thing off your bucket list with Skydive Moab, and enjoy unforgettable views with Canyonlands Ballooning.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Moab trip builder site.

Getting from Blanding to Moab by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Blanding in June; daily highs in Moab reach 95°F and lows reach 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Canyonlands National Park.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors · Tours · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Island in the Sky and then take some stellar pictures from Grand View Point Overlook.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Canyonlands National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Moab to Canyonlands National Park takes 1.5 hours. June in Canyonlands National Park sees daily highs of 95°F and lows of 61°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Canyonlands National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip