31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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31 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Zion National Park
1
Zion National Park
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Springdale
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Escalante
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Capitol Reef National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
6
Canyonlands National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Arches National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
8
Moab
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
9
Monument Valley
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
10
Kanab
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
End: Zion National Park

7
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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.
Zion National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of The Narrows, explore and take pictures at Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway, take a memorable drive along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, and hike along Angel's Landing.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Zion National Park attractions planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Zion National Park. July in Zion National Park sees daily highs of 94°F and lows of 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Springdale.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

2
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Springdale

Located just outside Zion National Park, Springdale's 600 residents welcome thousands of visitors a year to their tiny town.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): relax in the rural setting at Fort Zion Gift Shop, Petting Farm, Restaurant & Ice Cream Parlor, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, then see Off-Road Tours, and finally take in the exciting artwork at David J West Gallery. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Zion Outfitter, then admire the majestic nature at Sand Hollow State Park, and then play a few rounds at Sand Hollow Golf Course.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Springdale itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Zion National Park to Springdale. In July, daytime highs in Springdale are 94°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Springdale

Outdoors Tours Shopping

Side Trips

Hurricane, Fort Zion Gift Shop, Petting Farm, Restaurant & Ice Cream Parlor
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Sand Hollow State Park ©
Sand Hollow State Park
Zion Outfitter ©
Zion Outfitter

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.
On the 15th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, take some stellar pictures from Inspiration Point, then enjoy breathtaking views from Bryce Point, and finally stop by Ruby's Inn Canyon Rock Shop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Sunset Point, then trek along Navajo Loop Trail, then take some stellar pictures from Sunrise Point, and finally trek along Rim Trail.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Bryce Canyon National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Springdale to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 2 hours. Traveling from Springdale in July, expect Bryce Canyon National Park to be little chillier, temps between 81°F and 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Escalante.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail

2
nights
Escalante

Escalante ©
Escalante is a city in Garfield County, Utah, United States located along Utah Scenic Byway 12 (SR-12) in the south central part of the state. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Escalante Petrified Forest State Park, then admire the sheer force of Calf Creek Falls Recreation Area, and then delve into the distant past at Anasazi State Park Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Escalante Heritage Center, then take in the dramatic natural features at Peekaboo Gulch, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Devils Garden.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Escalante trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Escalante takes 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Escalante can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can drive to Capitol Reef National Park.

Things to do in Escalante

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Anasazi State Park Museum
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Calf Creek Falls Recreation Area ©
Calf Creek Falls Recreation Area
Devils Garden ©
Devils Garden
Escalante Heritage Center ©
Escalante Heritage Center

2
nights
Capitol Reef National Park

Capitol Reef National Park ©
Capitol Reef National Park takes its name from a particularly rugged and scenic section of the Waterpocket Fold, a geologic "wrinkle" stretching for 160 km (100 mi) along a dry plateau surrounded by white Navajo sandstone cliffs and domes, and red canyons, buttes, and rock bridges.
On the 19th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Fruita Schoolhouse, then trek along The Hickman Bridge Trail, and then identify plant and animal life at Capitol Reef National Park . Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: do some rugged touring at local off-road trails, take in breathtaking views at Little Wild Horse Canyon, and then admire the landmark architecture of Hollow Mountain.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Capitol Reef National Park road trip planning site.

You can drive from Escalante to Capitol Reef National Park in 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Canyonlands National Park.

Things to do in Capitol Reef National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Little Wild Horse Canyon, Hollow Mountain
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Little Wild Horse Canyon ©
Little Wild Horse Canyon
Capitol Reef National Park ©
Capitol Reef National Park
Hollow Mountain ©
Hollow Mountain

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Canyonlands National Park

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.
On the 21st (Tue), get great views at Grand View Point Overlook, take in the dramatic natural features at Mesa Arch, then take in the dramatic natural features at Island in the Sky, and finally hike along Pothole Point Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cave Spring, take in breathtaking views at The Needles, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Elephant Hill.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Canyonlands National Park driving holiday app.

Traveling by car from Capitol Reef National Park to Canyonlands National Park takes 4 hours. Traveling from Capitol Reef National Park in July, things will get a bit warmer in Canyonlands National Park: highs are around 97°F and lows about 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can drive to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Canyonlands National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Mesa Arch ©
Mesa Arch
Grand View Point Overlook ©
Grand View Point Overlook
Elephant Hill ©
Elephant Hill

2
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Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©
Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
On the 23rd (Thu), explore the striking landscape at Windows, stroll through Double Arch, then stroll through Delicate Arch, and finally take some stellar pictures from Lower Delicate Arch Viewpoint. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Wolfe Ranch, hike along Devils Garden Trailhead, then take in the dramatic natural features at Landscape Arch, and finally explore the striking landscape at Fiery Furnace.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Arches National Park trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Canyonlands National Park to Arches National Park in 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Arches National Park are 97°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Moab.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Double Arch ©
Double Arch
Fiery Furnace ©
Fiery Furnace

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, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Arches National Park, admire the majestic nature at Dead Horse Point State Park, get a taste of the local shopping with Tom Till Gallery, and stop by The T Shirt Shop.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Moab journey maker site.

Getting from Arches National Park to Moab by car takes about an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 97°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Off-Road Tours
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

3
nights
Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): trek along Wildcat Trail, then stroll through Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, and then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour. Here are some ideas for day two: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, then see Off-Road Tours, and then see the interesting displays at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum..

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Monument Valley vacation builder website.

Getting from Moab to Monument Valley by car takes about 3 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Moab in July, with highs in Monument Valley at 90°F and lows at 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kanab.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Bluff Fort Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Off-Road Tours

4
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Kanab

Kanab ©
Kanab is a city in and the county seat of Kane County, Utah, United States. Explore Kanab's surroundings by going to Grand Canyon National Park (Toroweap Point, Helicopter Tours, &more). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, take an in-depth tour of Historical Kanab Library, admire the majestic nature at Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park, and delve into the distant past at Moqui Cave.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Kanab online holiday planner.

You can drive from Monument Valley to Kanab in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 94°F in July, and nighttime lows around 59°F. On the 4th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Kanab

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Grand Canyon National Park
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Point ©
Bright Angel Point
Cape Royal ©
Cape Royal
Helicopter Tours

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