8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Zion National Park
— 1 night
2
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
4
Sedona
— 1 night
5
Lake Havasu City
— 1 night

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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.
On the 8th (Wed), head outdoors with The Subway and then trek along Kayenta Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): trek along Riverside Walk, trek along Temple of Sinawava Trail, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Pa'rus Trail.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Zion National Park vacation builder app.

Las Vegas to Zion National Park is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Las Vegas in July: highs in Zion National Park hover around 94°F, while lows dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors · Trails · Parks
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Riverside Walk ©
Riverside Walk
Temple of Sinawava Trail ©
Temple of Sinawava Trail
The Subway ©
The Subway

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Bryce Amphitheatre, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, then take some stellar pictures from Sunrise Point, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Queen Victoria. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic natural features at Rainbow Point, take in breathtaking views at Ponderosa Canyon, then take in the dramatic natural features at Natural Bridge, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Agua Canyon.

To find photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Bryce Canyon National Park trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park by car takes about 3 hours. In July, Bryce Canyon National Park is a bit cooler than Zion National Park - with highs of 81°F and lows of 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Bryce
Highlights from your plan
Bryce Amphitheatre ©
Bryce Amphitheatre
Rainbow Point ©
Rainbow Point
Natural Bridge ©
Natural Bridge

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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.
On the 12th (Sun), examine the collection at Kolb Studio, then admire the striking features of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, then take some stellar pictures from Maricopa Point, and finally get great views at Powell Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the stunning scenery at Inner Canyon, stroll around Indian Garden, then take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally take some stellar pictures from Pipe Creek Vista.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park sightseeing planner.

Getting from Bryce Canyon National Park to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 5.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Grand Canyon National Park are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Kolb Studio ©
Kolb Studio
Inner Canyon ©
Inner Canyon
Powell Point ©
Powell Point

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Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Snoopy Rock, then look for gifts at Trailhead Tea, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Huckaby Trail, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Sedona online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona in 2.5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July: high temperatures in Sedona hover around 92°F and lows are around 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Lake Havasu City.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park ©
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park
Trailhead Tea ©
Trailhead Tea

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Lake Havasu City

Lake Havasu City ©
Lake Havasu City is a city in Mohave County, Arizona, United States. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): go for a stroll along the water at Cattail Cove State Park and then immerse yourself in nature at Lake Havasu State Park.

Before you visit Lake Havasu City, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Sedona to Lake Havasu City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Sedona to Lake Havasu City is minus 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Sedona in July, with highs in Lake Havasu City at 110°F and lows at 87°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Lake Havasu City

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Cattail Cove State Park ©
Cattail Cove State Park
Lake Havasu State Park ©
Lake Havasu State Park

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