7 days in Arches National Park & Zion National Park Itinerary

7 days in Arches National Park & Zion National Park Itinerary

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7 days in Arches National Park & Zion National Park Itinerary

Start: Arches National Park
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Arches National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
2
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
End: Arches National Park

3
nights
Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©
Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
Step out of Arches National Park with an excursion to Gateway Colorado Automobile Museum in Gateway--about 58 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Delicate Arch, tour the pleasant surroundings at Windows, trek along Devils Garden Trailhead, and take in the dramatic natural features at Double O Arch.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Arches National Park trip website .

In June, daytime highs in Arches National Park are 95°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Gateway Colorado Automobile Museum
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Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Double Arch ©
Double Arch
Fiery Furnace ©
Fiery Furnace

3
nights
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 28th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of The Narrows. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Arches National Park to Zion National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Arches National Park in June, plan for little chillier nights in Zion National Park, with lows around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

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