5 days in Salt Lake City & Zion National Park Itinerary

5 days in Salt Lake City & Zion National Park Itinerary

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5 days in Salt Lake City & Zion National Park Itinerary

Start: Pittsburgh
Fly:  7​h
1
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Zion National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  12​h
End: Pittsburgh

2
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lake Blanche Trail, Temple Square and Salt Lake Temple. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): trek along Lake Blanche Trail. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Salt Lake Temple and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Salt Lake City online trip itinerary planner .

Pittsburgh to Salt Lake City is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Pittsburgh to Salt Lake City is minus 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Salt Lake City can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

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Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore the stunning scenery at Hidden Canyon. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Court of the Patriarchs.

To plan Zion National Park vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Salt Lake City to Zion National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Salt Lake City in April, you will find days in Zion National Park are a bit warmer (69°F), and nights are slightly colder (35°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Zion National Park

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Hidden Canyon ©
Hidden Canyon
Court of the Patriarchs ©
Court of the Patriarchs

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