36 days in Southwestern Utah Itinerary

36 days in Southwestern Utah Itinerary

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Fly to Las Vegas, Bus to St. George
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St. George
— 12 nights
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Kanab
— 8 nights
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 7 nights
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Brian Head
— 7 nights
Drive to Cedar City Regional Airport, Fly to Gothenburg

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St. George

— 12 nights
St. You'll explore and learn at St. George Children's Museum and Frontier Homestead State Park Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Brigham Young Winter Home Historical Site and St George Art Museum. Explore St. George's surroundings by going to Zion National Park (Grotto Trail, Hidden Canyon, &more), Kanarra Creek (in Kanarraville) and Cedar City (Cedar Breaks National Monument Visitor Center, Dixie National Forest, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George Tabernacle, get a taste of the local shopping with Kayenta Art Village, take a stroll through Kayenta, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Cliffs National Conservation Area.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our St. George route app.

Gothenburg, Sweden to St. George is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Gothenburg to St. George due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Gothenburg, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in St. George, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kanab.

Things to do in St. George

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kanab

— 8 nights
Kanab is a city in and the county seat of Kane County, Utah, United States. Head to Raven's Heart Gallery and Denny's Wigwamfor some retail therapy. Museum-lovers will appreciate Kanab Heritage House Museum and Moqui Cave. Change things up with these side-trips from Kanab: Zion National Park (Sand Bench Trail, Riverside Walk, &more). The adventure continues: whizz through the canopy at Kanab Zip Line, examine the collection at Little Hollywood Movie Museum, trek along Wire Pass Trail (Buckskin Gulch Access), and tour the pleasant surroundings at Tom’s Canyon Trail.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Kanab journey planning website.

Traveling by car from St. George to Kanab takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. Traveling from St. George in April, expect Kanab to be a bit cooler, temps between 24°C and 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Kanab

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Bryce Canyon National Park

— 7 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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Sunset Point and Fairyland Loop Trail. Get in touch with nature at Queen's Garden Trail and Bryce Canyon Scenic Drive. Spend the 9th (Sun) exploring nature at Peek-A-Boo Loop. There's much more to do: hike along Bryce Amphitheatre, stroll through Bristlecone Loop, get great views at Sunrise Point, and surround yourself with nature on Red Canyon Trail Rides.

To find maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Bryce Canyon National Park online trip planner.

You can drive from Kanab to Bryce Canyon National Park in 1.5 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Kanab in May: high temperatures in Bryce Canyon National Park hover around 20°C and lows are around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Brian Head.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Brian Head

— 7 nights
Brian Head is a town in Iron County, Utah, United States. Step off the beaten path and head to Kolob Canyons and Kayenta Trail. Step out of the city life by going to Brian Head Resort and W Rim Trail. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brian Head: Zion National Park (Wildcat Canyon Trail, Zion's Main Canyon, &more). There's still lots to do: stop by Georg's Ski Shop and take some stellar pictures from Brian Head Peak Observation.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Brian Head tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Brian Head takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in May, expect Brian Head to be a bit warmer, temps between 25°C and 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Brian Head

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip