5 days in Blanding & Monument Valley Itinerary

5 days in Blanding & Monument Valley Itinerary

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5 days in Blanding & Monument Valley Itinerary

Start: Las Vegas
Fly + Drive:  6​h 30​min
1
Blanding
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Monument Valley
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
End: Las Vegas

1
night
Blanding

Blanding ©
Blanding is a city in San Juan County, Utah, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Goosenecks State Park. Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): immerse yourself in nature at Goosenecks State Park and then immerse yourself in nature at The Edge of the Cedars State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Natural Bridges National Monument.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Blanding trip planner .

Las Vegas to Blanding is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Las Vegas to Blanding, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Blanding, ranging from highs of 67°F to lows of 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Blanding

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Natural Bridges National Monument ©
Natural Bridges National Monument
Goosenecks State Park ©
Goosenecks State Park

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. Monument Valley is known for nature, museums, trails, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, trot along with a tour on horseback, hike along Wildcat Trail, and don't miss a visit to Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park.

Start your trip to Monument Valley by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Blanding to Monument Valley by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. In April in Monument Valley, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 37°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Forrest Gump Point
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Horseback Riding Tours

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