8 days in Salt Lake City, Boulder & Providence Itinerary

8 days in Salt Lake City, Boulder & Providence Itinerary

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8 days in Salt Lake City, Boulder & Providence Itinerary

Start: Salt Lake City
1
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h
2
Boulder
— 2 nights
Drive:  32​h
3
Providence
— 1 night
End: Providence

2
nights
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.
For more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City trip itinerary maker .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Salt Lake City. In May, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 51°F. On the 4th (Sat), you're off toArches National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Outdoors Parks Tours

2
nights
Boulder

Boulder ©
Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder is a busy college town known for its progressive values and natural resource conservation.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel on the Rock, then hike along Lily Lake Trailhead, then take in the dramatic scenery at Ouzel Falls, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Avery Brewing Company. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then trek along Mesa Trail, and then trek along Mount Sanitas Trail.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Boulder day trip app .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Salt Lake City to Boulder in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Salt Lake City in May, expect Boulder to be little chillier, temps between 66°F and 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Providence.

Things to do in Boulder

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Rocky Mountain National Park
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Ouzel  Falls ©
Ouzel Falls
Chapel on the Rock ©
Chapel on the Rock
Avery Brewing Company ©
Avery Brewing Company

1
night
Providence

Providence ©
Providence has undergone a major upgrade in recent years, transforming from a rough-around-the-edges industrial city into an epicenter of culture.
On the 8th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Crescent Park Looff Carousel.

For reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Providence trip planner .

You can fly from Boulder to Providence in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Boulder to Providence. In May, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 49°F. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Providence

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Crescent Park Looff Carousel, Fairhaven Town Hall
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Crescent Park Looff Carousel ©
Crescent Park Looff Carousel
Fairhaven Town Hall ©
Fairhaven Town Hall

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