9 days in Utah Itinerary

9 days in Utah Itinerary

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9 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  16​h 15​min
1
Moab
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: London

2
nights
Moab

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Arches National Park.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Moab trip planner.

London, UK to Moab is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight, train, and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from London to Moab. When traveling from London in July, plan for warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Moab: temperatures range from 42°C by day to 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Moab

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Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park

1
night
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 29th (Mon), trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, then trek along Navajo Loop Trail, and then take some stellar pictures from Inspiration Point.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Bryce Canyon National Park trip planning app .

You can drive from Moab to Bryce Canyon National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Moab in July, with highs in Bryce Canyon National Park at 32°C and lows at 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Zion National Park.

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Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

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 30th (Tue) exploring nature at The Narrows. Spend the 31st (Wed) exploring nature at Zion National Park. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Angel's Landing, cruise along Zion Shuttle, and admire all the interesting features of Zion Canyon Scenic Drive.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Zion National Park day trip planner .

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in July; daily highs in Zion National Park reach 40°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Salt Lake City.

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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

1
night
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
On the 2nd (Fri), test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, explore the stunning scenery at Big Cottonwood Canyon, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Salt Lake Temple.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Salt Lake City trip maker website .

Getting from Zion National Park to Salt Lake City by combination of car and flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Zion National Park in August since evenings lows in Salt Lake City dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

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Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon
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