7 days in Moab & Monument Valley Itinerary

7 days in Moab & Monument Valley Itinerary

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7 days in Moab & Monument Valley Itinerary

Start: Moab
1
Moab
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Monument Valley
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
End: Moab

3
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Take a break from the city and head to Adrenaline & Extreme Tours and Delicate Arch. On the 13th (Mon), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Arches National Park. The adventure continues: scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, admire the majestic nature at Dead Horse Point State Park, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and trek along Turret Arch.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Moab trip planning tool .

May in Moab sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Arches National Park
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Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch

3
nights
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. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Natural Bridges National Monument. On the next day, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, then trek along Wildcat Trail, and then make a trip to Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Monument Valley trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Moab to Monument Valley in 3 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Moab in May since evenings lows in Monument Valley dip to 7°C. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, Natural Bridges National Monument
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Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Natural Bridges National Monument ©
Natural Bridges National Monument
Horseback Riding Tours

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