8 days in Utah Itinerary

8 days in Utah Itinerary

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8 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: Fort Lauderdale
Fly + Drive:  11​h 15​min
1
Big Water
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Torrey
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Moab
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Fort Lauderdale

1
night
Big Water

Big Water ©
Big Water is a town in Kane County, Utah, United States. To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Big Water trip website .

Fort Lauderdale to Big Water is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Big Water is minus 2 hours. While traveling from Fort Lauderdale, expect a bit warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Big Water, ranging from highs of 96°F to lows of 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Big Water

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Paria Rimrocks Toadstool Hoodoos ©
Paria Rimrocks Toadstool Hoodoos

2
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.
On the 11th (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Peek-A-Boo Loop. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape at Thor's Hammer, then take in the dramatic natural features at Wall Street, and then hike along Queen's Garden Trail.

To see ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park trip maker website .

Getting from Big Water to Bryce Canyon National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. When traveling from Big Water in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Bryce Canyon National Park, with highs around 79°F, while nights are much colder with lows around 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Torrey.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Peek-A-Boo Loop ©
Peek-A-Boo Loop
Wall Street ©
Wall Street
Thor's Hammer ©
Thor's Hammer

2
nights
Torrey

Torrey ©
Torrey is a town located on State Route 24 in Wayne County, Utah, United States, 8mi from Capitol Reef National Park. On the 13th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Goosenecks Overlook, hike along The Hickman Bridge Trail, and then hike along Capitol Gorge Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Capitol Reef National Park .

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Torrey online road trip planner .

Drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Torrey in 2.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Moab.

Things to do in Torrey

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Capitol Reef National Park
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Capitol Reef National Park ©
Capitol Reef National Park
Goosenecks Overlook ©
Goosenecks Overlook

2
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): stroll through Park Avenue Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Slickrock Bike Trail, and then see the sky in a new way at RedRock Astronomy.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Moab road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Torrey to Moab takes 3 hours. Traveling from Torrey in June, expect nights in Moab to be warmer, around 61°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 95°F. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Park Avenue Trail
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Slickrock Bike Trail ©
Slickrock Bike Trail
Double Down Bike Shop ©
Double Down Bike Shop

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