33 days in Southwestern Utah Itinerary

33 days in Southwestern Utah Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southwestern Utah trip planner

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Cedar City
— 8 nights
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Zion National Park
— 14 nights
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 9 nights
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Cedar City

— 8 nights
Cedar City is a city in Iron County, Utah, United States, 250mi south of Salt Lake City, and 180mi north of Las Vegas on Interstate 15. Change things up with these side-trips from Cedar City: Brian Head (Georg's Ski Shop & Brian Head Peak Observation) and Kanab (Kanab Heritage House Museum, Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, &more). The adventure continues: delve into the lush surroundings at Dixie National Forest, get a taste of the local shopping with Artisans Gallery, explore the stunning scenery at Cedar Breaks National Monument Visitor Center, and hike along Coal Creek Trail.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Cedar City day trip tool.

Zurich, Switzerland to Cedar City is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Traveling from Zurich to Cedar City, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Zurich in May, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Cedar City: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Cedar City

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Zion National Park

— 14 nights
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Spend the 25th (Wed) exploring nature at Zion National Park. Spend the 29th (Sun) exploring nature at The Narrows. There's still lots to do: hike along Angel's Landing, take in the dramatic scenery at Emerald Pools, cruise along Zion Shuttle, and stroll through Temple of Sinawava Trail.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park trip builder website.

Getting from Cedar City to Zion National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. May in Zion National Park sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Bryce Canyon National Park

— 9 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.
Spend the 8th (Wed) exploring nature at Peek-A-Boo Loop. There's much more to do: get great views at Inspiration Point, take in panoramic vistas at Bryce Point, get a dose of the wild on Red Canyon Trail Rides, and hike along Navajo Loop Trail.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bryce Canyon National Park driving holiday website.

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 1.5 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Zion National Park in June, with highs in Bryce Canyon National Park at 30°C and lows at 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature