Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, Zion National Park

4.8
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive features dramatic vistas and an array of hiking trails. See enormous sandstone cliffs, meandering rivers, wildlife, and red and green vastness. Stop at the visitor center and view exhibits before taking the drive, and see the ranger presentations at the Zion Human History Museum. Be aware that the road is open year-round, but private vehicles are allowed only seasonally; organized shuttle buses run the route the rest of the year. You can also get maps and publications from the bookstore inside the visitor center. Find out how to plan Zion National Park trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.
Create an itinerary including Zion Canyon Scenic Drive
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5.0
2,583 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Zion Canyon Scenic Drive is a must! There are plenty of overlooks to stop at for all your photo taking needs! Just beautiful!!  more »
  • A great drive with just amazing and breathtaking scenery. Perfect time to go is November since it is not crowded. You can get out of the car and do some long or short hikes. Just awesome!  more »

Plan your trip to Zion National Park

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Zion National Park

See all ›
4.9
Duration:8​h
4.7
Duration:8​h
4.9
Duration:2​h
4.6
Duration:2​h

Nature in Zion National Park

4.7
Duration:2​h
4.9
Duration:8​h
3.5
Duration:2​h
5.0
Duration:8​h

Hidden gems in Zion National Park

4.6
Duration:1​h 30​min
4.0
Duration:2​h
4.1
Duration:2​h
4.6
Duration:8​h

Trails in Zion National Park

4.4
Duration:2​h
4.5
Duration:2​h
4.7
Duration:2​h
5.0
Duration:1​h 30​min

Side trips from Zion National Park

Nearby attractions in Zion National Park

5.0
Duration:2​h 30​min
5.0
Duration:4​h
5.0
Duration:2​h
5.0
Duration:2​h