9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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St. George
— Few hours
2
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
3
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
4
Capitol Reef National Park
— 1 night
5
Moab
— 3 nights
6
Grand Junction
— Few hours

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St. George

St. George
St. To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the St. George day trip planning website.

Jacksonville to St. George is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Jacksonville to St. George, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Jacksonville in October, St. George is slightly colder at night with lows of °F. On the 11th (Sun), you're off to Zion National Park.

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Observation Point, Zion's Main Canyon and Riverside Walk.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Zion National Park vacation builder app.

Traveling by car from St. George to Zion National Park takes an hour. Traveling from St. George in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of °F in Zion National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

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Observation Point
Observation Point
Zion's Main Canyon ©
Zion's Main Canyon
Riverside Walk ©
Riverside Walk

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Sunrise Point, Paria View, Inspiration Point, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Bryce Amphitheatre, take some stellar pictures from Sunrise Point, thenhike along Rim Trail, and finally get great views at Fairyland Point. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Inspiration Point, take some stellar pictures from Paria View, thentake in breathtaking views at Sunset Point, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Thor's Hammer.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Bryce Canyon National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park by car takes about 3 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in October, expect Bryce Canyon National Park to be little chillier, temps between °F and °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Capitol Reef National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

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Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point
Thor's Hammer ©
Thor's Hammer
Bryce Amphitheatre ©
Bryce Amphitheatre

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Capitol Reef National Park

Capitol Reef National Park ©
Capitol Reef National Park takes its name from a particularly rugged and scenic section of the Waterpocket Fold, a geologic "wrinkle" stretching for 160 km (100 mi) along a dry plateau surrounded by white Navajo sandstone cliffs and domes, and red canyons, buttes, and rock bridges.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Gifford Homestead as well as Sunset Point Trail. On the 15th (Thu), trek along The Hickman Bridge Trail, steep yourself in history at Gifford Homestead, and then hike along Sunset Point Trail.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Capitol Reef National Park trip builder tool.

Drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Capitol Reef National Park in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Moab.

Things to do in Capitol Reef National Park

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Gifford Homestead ©
Gifford Homestead

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Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Windows, Double Arch, Partition Arch, and other attractions. Get outdoors at Moab Jett and Horseshoe Canyon. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to White Rim Trail and Gearheads Outdoor Store. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Moab: Arches National Park (Turret Arch & Tunnel Arch).

You can plan Moab trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by car from Capitol Reef National Park to Moab takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Capitol Reef National Park 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 Trails

Side Trips

Arches National Park, Canyonlands National Park
Highlights from your plan
Devils Garden Trailhead ©
Devils Garden Trailhead
Double Arch ©
Double Arch
Raven's Rim Adventure Tours ©
Raven's Rim Adventure Tours

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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. For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Grand Junction trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Moab to Grand Junction takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. October in Grand Junction sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 18th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

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