8 days in Utah Itinerary

8 days in Utah Itinerary

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8 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: San Antonio
Fly + Drive:  7​h 45​min
1
Bluff
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Moab
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Salt Lake City
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: San Antonio

2
nights
Bluff

Bluff is a census-designated place (CDP) in San Juan County, Utah, United States. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the different monuments and memorials at Pioneer Cemetery, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and then hike along Wildcat Trail.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Bluff day trip planning website .

San Antonio to Bluff is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from San Antonio to Bluff. When traveling from San Antonio in March, plan for a bit cooler days in Bluff, with highs around 57°F, while nights are much colder with lows around 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Moab.

Things to do in Bluff

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Monument Valley, Moki Dugway
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Off-Road Tours

2
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
On the 9th (Mon), explore the striking landscape at Double Arch and then take in the awesome beauty at Arches National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Fiend, and then see Off-Road Tours.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Moab trip planner .

Drive from Bluff to Moab in 2 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Moab can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Double Arch
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Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Off-Road Tours
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

3
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Salt Lake City: Provo City Center Temple (in Provo), Backcountry Snowmobiling (in Coalville) and Deer Valley Resort (in Park City). There's still lots to do: hit the slopes at Alta Ski Resort, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, take in the exciting artwork at Art at the Main Gallery, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Salt Lake City day trip planning app .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Moab to Salt Lake City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Moab in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Salt Lake City, with lows of 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Provo City Center Temple, Deer Valley Resort, Alta Ski Resort, Roots of Knowledge, Backcountry Snowmobiling
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Backcountry Snowmobiling ©
Backcountry Snowmobiling
Deer Valley Resort ©
Deer Valley Resort
Alta Ski Resort ©
Alta Ski Resort

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