9 days in Las Vegas, Zion National Park & Flagstaff Itinerary

9 days in Las Vegas, Zion National Park & Flagstaff Itinerary

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9 days in Las Vegas, Zion National Park & Flagstaff Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Zion National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Flagstaff
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Toronto

3
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Take a break from the city and head to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Willow Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Bodies The Exhibition and Counts Kustoms. There's still lots to do: shop like a local with The Strip, try your luck at Casino at the Venetian, and see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip itinerary planning app .

Toronto, Canada to Las Vegas is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Toronto in October, expect nights in Las Vegas to be a bit warmer, around 18°C, while days are much warmer, around 32°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Willow Beach
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The Strip ©
The Strip
Willow Beach ©
Willow Beach

1
day
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 11th (Fri), explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park.

Make your Zion National Park itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Las Vegas in October, plan for a bit cooler days and colder nights in Zion National Park: temperatures range from 27°C by day to 2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature
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Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park

2
nights
Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
On the 12th (Sat), view the masterpieces at Northern Arizona University, then admire the majestic nature at Riordan Mansion State Historic Park, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Coconino National Forest. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Lava River Cave and then examine the collection at Museum of Northern Arizona.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Flagstaff road trip site .

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Flagstaff takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Zion National Park in October, you will find days in Flagstaff are a bit cooler (21°C), and nights are about the same (0°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks Nature Museums
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Riordan Mansion State Historic Park ©
Museum of Northern Arizona ©
Museum of Northern Arizona
Lava River Cave ©
Lava River Cave

2
nights
Las Vegas

On the 14th (Mon), zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas day trip planner .

Drive from Flagstaff to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Flagstaff to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Flagstaff in October, you will find days in Las Vegas are somewhat warmer (32°C), and nights are much warmer (18°C). On the 15th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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Waterskiing & Jetskiing

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