5 days in Utah Itinerary

5 days in Utah Itinerary

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5 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly + Taxi:  10 h
1
Zion National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Kanab
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Park City
— 1 day
Drive:  45 min
4
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Boston

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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 15th (Mon): explore the stunning scenery at Zion's Main Canyon.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Zion National Park trip itinerary maker tool .

Boston to Zion National Park is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Boston in April, plan for somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Zion National Park: temperatures range from 69°F by day to 35°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kanab.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks
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Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive ©
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive
Zion's Main Canyon ©
Zion's Main Canyon

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Kanab

Kanab ©
Kanab is a city in and the county seat of Kane County, Utah, United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): look for gifts at The Rock Stop, then explore the ancient world of Moqui Cave, then identify plant and animal life at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, and finally stroll through Squaw Trail.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Kanab trip planner .

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Kanab takes 2 hours. In April in Kanab, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 35°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Park City.

Things to do in Kanab

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

The Rock Stop
Highlights from your plan
The Rock Stop ©
The Rock Stop
Moqui Cave ©
Moqui Cave

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Park City

Park City ©
Known globally as the home of the country's largest independent film festival, Park City finds its roots as an old silver boomtown located on the slopes of the Wasatch Mountains, part of the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): shop like a local with Park City Main Street Historic District, then stroll through Deer Valley Resort, and then view the masterpieces at McMillen Fine Art Photography Gallery.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Park City trip itinerary builder site .

Do a combination of car and flight from Kanab to Park City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Kanab in April, things will get little chillier in Park City: highs are around 58°F and lows about 29°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Park City

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
Highlights from your plan
Deer Valley Resort ©
Deer Valley Resort
Park City Main Street Historic District ©
McMillen Fine Art Photography Gallery ©

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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.
On the 19th (Fri), shop like a local with Art at the Main Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Salt Lake Temple, and then make a trip to Temple Square.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Salt Lake City online vacation builder .

You can drive from Park City to Salt Lake City in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Park City in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Salt Lake City, with lows of 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple
Art at the Main Gallery ©
Art at the Main Gallery

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