8 days in Southwestern Utah Itinerary

8 days in Southwestern Utah Itinerary

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1
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
2
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 4 nights

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.
Spend the 13th (Sun) exploring nature at Zion National Park. Spend the 15th (Tue) exploring nature at The Narrows. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Angel's Landing, cruise along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, and admire all the interesting features of Zion Shuttle.

For ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Zion National Park route planner.

Cleveland to Zion National Park is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Cleveland in June, you will find days in Zion National Park are somewhat warmer (°F), and nights are a bit cooler (°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

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

4
nights
Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Spend the 17th (Thu) exploring nature at Peek-A-Boo Loop. There's lots more to do: trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, get great views at Sunrise Point, explore the stunning scenery at Sunset Point, and stroll through Rim Trail.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Bryce Canyon National Park day trip site.

Getting from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park by car takes about 3 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in June, expect Bryce Canyon National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between °F and °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Peek-A-Boo Loop ©
Peek-A-Boo Loop
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

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