5 days in Utah Itinerary

5 days in Utah Itinerary

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5 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: Nashville
Fly:  6​h
1
Salt Lake City
— Few hours
Fly + Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Monument Valley
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Nashville

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms and then admire the natural beauty at Temple Square.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Salt Lake City online trip planner .

Nashville to Salt Lake City is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Nashville in May, expect Salt Lake City to be little chillier, temps between 72°F and 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Zion National Park.

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Temple Square ©
Temple Square
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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.
Spend the 30th (Thu) exploring nature at The Narrows. Spend the 31st (Fri) exploring nature at Zion National Park. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Angel's Landing, take a memorable drive along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, and explore and take pictures at Zion Shuttle.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Zion National Park day trip planning tool .

Getting from Salt Lake City to Zion National Park by combination of flight and car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Salt Lake City in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Zion National Park, with lows of 41°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can go by car to Monument Valley.

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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

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Monument Valley

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. To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Monument Valley online route maker .

Getting from Zion National Park to Monument Valley by car takes about 6 hours. When traveling from Zion National Park in June, plan for little chillier days in Monument Valley, with highs around 87°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

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Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©

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