7 days in Utah Itinerary

7 days in Utah Itinerary

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Fly to St George Regional Airport, Drive to Springdale
— 1 night
— 1 night
Monument Valley
— 1 night
— 3 nights


Springdale — 1 night

Located just outside Zion National Park, Springdale's 600 residents welcome thousands of visitors a year to their tiny town.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): get great views at Observation Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at The Narrows.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Springdale holiday planner.

Washington to Springdale is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Washington to Springdale due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Washington in July, you will find days in Springdale are a bit warmer (94°F), and nights are slightly colder (59°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bryce.
Trails · Nature · Parks · Outdoors
Side Trip

Bryce — 1 night

Serving as a gateway to the adjacent Bryce Canyon National Park, the tiny town of Bryce draws outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers all year round.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): trek along Navajo Loop Trail, then take in the dramatic natural features at Wall Street, and then surround yourself with nature on Red Canyon Trail Rides.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Bryce online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Springdale to Bryce takes 2 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Springdale in July: high temperatures in Bryce hover around 81°F and lows are around 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to Monument Valley.
Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Side Trip

Monument Valley — 1 night

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 29th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park and then hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Monument Valley vacation maker tool.

Traveling by car from Bryce to Monument Valley takes 4.5 hours. Traveling from Bryce in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Monument Valley: highs are around 90°F and lows about 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to drive to Moab.
Tours · Nature · Parks

Moab — 3 nights

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
On the 30th (Sat), let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. Keep things going the next day: skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour and then take in the dramatic natural features at Arches National Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Moab day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Moab takes 4 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Monument Valley in July: high temperatures in Moab hover around 97°F and lows are around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.
Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Trails

Utah travel guide

Geologic Formations · Hiking Trails · Canyons
The Beehive State
A huge but sparsely populated land, Utah remains a major holiday destination offering plenty of year-round outdoor vacation ideas, including skiing, snowboarding, hiking, boating, horseback riding, and camping. The rugged terrain, defined by towering mountain peaks, deep canyons, and vast deserts, seems custom-made for adventurous nature lovers. With five national parks, the state has no shortage of pristine wilderness areas, causing many tourists to overlook the cultural attractions of its towns. Salt Lake City, the state's capital, features the headquarters of the Mormon Church, and draws over 5 million annual visitors. Utah also hosts several major film festivals each year, attracting young movie buffs from around the world.