3 days in Utah Itinerary

3 days in Utah Itinerary

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3 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: Rock Springs
Drive:  3​h
1
Salt Lake City
— Few hours
Fly + Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Moab
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
End: Rock Springs

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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Salt Lake City trip itinerary builder tool .

Rock Springs to Salt Lake City is an approximately 3-hour car ride. In October, Salt Lake City is somewhat warmer than Rock Springs - with highs of 68°F and lows of 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Moab.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Trails Historic Sites
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Temple Square ©
Temple Square

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Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
On the 12th (Sat), hike along Double Arch and then trek along Arches National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Dead Horse Point State Park, then stroll through Bike Fiend, and then see Off-Road Tours.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Moab trip builder app .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Salt Lake City to Moab takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. October in Moab sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 42°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Double Arch
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Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Off-Road Tours
Dead Horse Point State Park ©
Dead Horse Point State Park

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