9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Springdale
— 1 night
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Zion National Park
— 1 night
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Escalante
— 1 night
5
Torrey
— 1 night
6
Moab
— 2 nights
7
Grand Junction
— 1 night

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Springdale

Springdale
Located just outside Zion National Park, Springdale's 600 residents welcome thousands of visitors a year to their tiny town.
To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Springdale trip planner.

Jacksonville to Springdale is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, shuttle, and taxi. Traveling from Jacksonville to Springdale, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Jacksonville in October: highs in Springdale hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. You will leave for Zion National Park on the 12th (Mon).

Things to do in Springdale

Outdoors Parks Nature

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Zion National Park road trip site.

Explore your travel options from Springdale to Zion National Park with the Route module. In October, daily temperatures in Zion National Park can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park

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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 13th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Natural Bridge, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Navajo Loop Trail, thentake some stellar pictures from Inspiration Point, and finally hike along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Bryce Canyon National Park online tour itinerary builder.

You can drive from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 3 hours. In October, Bryce Canyon National Park is little chillier than Zion National Park - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Escalante.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Natural Bridge
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Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail

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Escalante

Escalante ©
Escalante is a city in Garfield County, Utah, United States located along Utah Scenic Byway 12 (SR-12) in the south central part of the state. Devils Garden has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Calf Creek Falls Recreation Area, thenadmire the natural beauty at Devils Garden, and then cruise along Scenic Byway Route 12.

To see where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Escalante itinerary app.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Escalante in 1.5 hours. October in Escalante sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 15th (Thu), you'll travel to Torrey.

Things to do in Escalante

Scenic Drive Parks Outdoors
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Calf Creek Falls Recreation Area ©
Calf Creek Falls Recreation Area
Devils Garden ©
Devils Garden

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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 next day, take a memorable drive along Highway 12 Scenic Byway and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Chimney Rock Trail.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Torrey trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Escalante to Torrey takes 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Moab.

Things to do in Torrey

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Chimney Rock Trail

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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 17th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Arches National Park. Keep things going the next day: shop like a local with Tom Till Gallery, thenadmire the majestic nature at Dead Horse Point State Park, thenget a taste of the local shopping with Gallery Moab LCA, and finally see Off-Road Tours.

Plan a trip to Moab easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Drive from Torrey to Moab in 3 hours. Traveling from Torrey in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Moab: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Grand Junction.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Off-Road Tours
Dead Horse Point State Park ©
Dead Horse Point State Park

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Grand Junction

Grand Junction
The city of Grand Junction is the home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Mesa County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): explore the engaging exhibits at John McConnell Math and Science Center.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Grand Junction travel planner.

Getting from Moab to Grand Junction by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Junction

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