19 days in Nevada, Utah & Arizona Itinerary

19 days in Nevada, Utah & Arizona Itinerary

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19 days in Nevada, Utah & Arizona Itinerary

Start: Dublin
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
bus + Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Dublin

5
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Step out of Las Vegas with an excursion to Hoover Dam in Boulder City--about 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, take in panoramic vistas at High Roller, and examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip itinerary site .

Dublin, Ireland to Las Vegas is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Dublin to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dublin in September, things will get much warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 39°C and lows about 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Tours

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

2
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.
Spend the 27th (Fri) exploring nature at Peek-A-Boo Loop. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, take some stellar pictures from Inspiration Point, take in the dramatic natural features at Wall Street, and stroll through Navajo Loop Trail.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park trip planner .

You can drive from Las Vegas to Bryce Canyon National Park in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight, bus, and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, things will get cooler in Bryce Canyon National Park: highs are around 24°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail
Peek-A-Boo Loop ©
Peek-A-Boo Loop

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.
Step out of Zion National Park to go to Virgin and see Buffalo Trails Trading Company, which is approximately 40 minutes away. Spend the 29th (Sun) exploring nature at The Narrows. Spend the 30th (Mon) exploring nature at Zion National Park. The adventure continues: take some stellar pictures from Observation Point and tour the pleasant surroundings at Angel's Landing.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Zion National Park trip builder site .

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in September, expect Zion National Park to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Buffalo Trails Trading Company
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

6
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 3rd (Thu), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. The adventure continues: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along North Kaibab Trail, take some stellar pictures from Grandview Point, and make a trip to Grand Canyon Village.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary maker tool .

Explore your travel options from Zion National Park to Grand Canyon National Park with the Route module. In October, Grand Canyon National Park is a bit cooler than Zion National Park - with highs of 22°C and lows of 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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