8 days in Zion National Park & Bryce Canyon National Park Itinerary

8 days in Zion National Park & Bryce Canyon National Park Itinerary

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8 days in Zion National Park & Bryce Canyon National Park Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly + taxi:  10​h
1
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Boston

3
nights
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.
Spend the 14th (Sun) exploring nature at The Narrows. Spend the 15th (Mon) exploring nature at Zion National Park. There's much more to do: hike along Angel's Landing, explore the stunning scenery at Zion's Main Canyon, take a memorable drive along Zion Shuttle, and explore and take pictures at Zion Canyon Scenic Drive.

To see photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Zion National Park tour planner .

Boston to Zion National Park is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Boston to Zion National Park due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Boston in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Zion National Park, with highs around 94°F, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

3
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.
Spend the 18th (Thu) exploring nature at Peek-A-Boo Loop. There's still lots to do: hike along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, stroll through Navajo Loop Trail, get great views at Paria View, and trot along with a tour on horseback.

Plan a trip to Bryce Canyon National Park easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Drive from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 3 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in July, things will get a bit cooler in Bryce Canyon National Park: highs are around 81°F and lows about 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

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