8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Reno
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
Zion National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
3
Sedona
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Hualapai Reservation
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Reno

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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.
To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Zion National Park trip planner .

Reno to Zion National Park is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of bus, flight, and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Reno to Zion National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Reno in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Zion National Park, with lows of 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Trails Parks
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Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): trek along Peek-A-Boo Loop.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Bryce Canyon National Park travel route website .

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 3 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Zion National Park in March: high temperatures in Bryce Canyon National Park hover around 49°F and lows are around 20°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Sedona.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Outdoors Nature Trails
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Peek-A-Boo Loop ©
Peek-A-Boo Loop

1
night
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
On the 25th (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Holy Cross, and then view the masterpieces at Exposures International Gallery of Fine Art. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Red Rock State Park, then explore the world behind art at West of the Moon Gallery, and then take in breathtaking views at Walnut Canyon National Monument.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Sedona road trip planner.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Sedona in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle. When traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Sedona: temperatures range from 67°F by day to 45°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to Hualapai Reservation.

Things to do in Sedona

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Flagstaff
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Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Walnut Canyon National Monument ©
Walnut Canyon National Monument

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nights
Hualapai Reservation

Hualapai Reservation ©
Get outdoors at Kolb Studio and Grand Canyon South Rim. Change things up with these side-trips from Hualapai Reservation: Joshua Tree Ostrich Ranch and Guest House (in Dolan Springs), Grapevine Mesa Joshua Trees (in Meadview) and Grand Canyon National Park (Lookout Studio, Bright Angel Trail, & more).

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Hualapai Reservation itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Sedona to Hualapai Reservation in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and car; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Sedona in March, expect a bit cooler with lows of 40°F in Hualapai Reservation. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hualapai Reservation

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Grand Canyon National Park, Joshua Tree Ostrich Ranch and Guest House, Grapevine Mesa Joshua Trees
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Grand Canyon Skywalk ©
Grand Canyon Skywalk
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

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