8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Salt Lake City
— Few hours
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Monument Valley
— 1 night
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Zion National Park
— 1 night
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Moab
— 2 nights
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Canyonlands National Park
— 1 night

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©

Crossroads of the West

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at Art at the Main Gallery and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Salt Lake City trip maker.

Atlanta to Salt Lake City is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Salt Lake City is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Salt Lake City when traveling from Atlanta in September, with lows around 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Art at the Main Gallery ©
Art at the Main Gallery

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Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, then get great views at Pipe Creek Vista, then trot along with Canyon Trail Rides, and finally take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Rim Trail.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Salt Lake City to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 8.5 hours. Traveling from Salt Lake City in September, things will get little chillier in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 75°F and lows about 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Tours
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

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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. Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): make a trip to Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park and then see the top attractions with Sightseeing Tours.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Monument Valley trip maker site.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley in 5.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September: high temperatures in Monument Valley hover around 81°F and lows are around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Parks · Nature · Tours
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Photography Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at The Narrows.

Plan trip to Zion National Park with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Monument Valley to Zion National Park by car takes about 5.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Moab.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows

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Moab

Moab ©

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Arches National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri): stop by The T Shirt Shop and then see Off-Road Tours.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Moab trip tool.

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Moab takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and car; or fly. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Moab when traveling from Zion National Park in September, with lows around 55°F. On the 2nd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Canyonlands National Park.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails
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Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Off-Road Tours
The T Shirt Shop ©
The T Shirt Shop

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Canyonlands National Park

Canyonlands National Park ©
Canyonlands National Park features myriad canyons and buttes that the Colorado River, Green River, and their tributaries have carved over millions of years in hues of red and orange.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): hike along Pothole Point Trail.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Canyonlands National Park holiday app.

You can drive from Moab to Canyonlands National Park in 1.5 hours. In October in Canyonlands National Park, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 42°F at night. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Canyonlands National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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Grand View Point Overlook ©
Grand View Point Overlook

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