17 days in Southwestern Utah Itinerary

17 days in Southwestern Utah Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southwestern Utah vacation planner

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Fly to Las Vegas, Bus to NB Paradise after Elvis Presley, Foot to Circus Circus Las Vegas, Shuttle to Kanab
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Kanab
— 4 nights
Drive
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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Brian Head
— 3 nights
Drive
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St. George
— 5 nights
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Kanab

— 4 nights
Kanab is a city in and the county seat of Kane County, Utah, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Coyote Buttes. Attractions like Angel's Landing and Best Friends Animal Sanctuary make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of Kanab with an excursion to Zion Canyon Scenic Drive in Zion National Park--about 1h 5 min away. There's lots more to do: hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, explore the stunning scenery at Nautilus Rock, trek along Wire Pass Trail (Buckskin Gulch Access), and take an in-depth tour of Historical Kanab Library.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Kanab road trip planner.

Miami to Kanab is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight, bus, and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. When traveling from Miami in March, plan for little chillier days in Kanab, with highs around 64°F, while nights are cooler with lows around 30°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Kanab

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Tours

Side Trips

Bryce Canyon National Park

— 4 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: hike along Queen's Garden Trail, get great views at Inspiration Point, stroll through Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, and enjoy breathtaking views from Bryce Point.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Bryce Canyon National Park trip maker site.

You can drive from Kanab to Bryce Canyon National Park in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Kanab in April, things will get little chillier in Bryce Canyon National Park: highs are around 56°F and lows about 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Brian Head.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Brian Head

— 3 nights
Brian Head is a town in Iron County, Utah, United States. Kids will appreciate attractions like Zion National Park and Zion Shuttle. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brian Head: Zion National Park (Kolob Canyons & Zion's Main Canyon). There's much more to do: stroll through Brian Head Resort, stop by Georg's Ski Shop, and get great views at Brian Head Peak Observation.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Brian Head journey maker tool.

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Brian Head takes 1.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in April: high temperatures in Brian Head hover around 63°F and lows are around 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to drive to St. George.

Things to do in Brian Head

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

St. George

— 5 nights
St. Kids will enjoy St. George Children's Museum and Pioneer Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around St. George: Cedar City (Cedar City Utah Temple, Cedar City Aquatic Center, &more). There's still lots to do: let the kids burn off some steam at Thunder Junction All Abilities Park, get curious at St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm, stroll around Town Square Park, and see the interesting displays at Rosenbruch Wildlife Museum.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our St. George online holiday planner.

You can drive from Brian Head to St. George in 1.5 hours. In April, St. George is somewhat warmer than Brian Head - with highs of 75°F and lows of 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in St. George

Parks · Museums · Nature · Childrens Museums

Side Trip