10 days in Utah Itinerary

10 days in Utah Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Utah travel route planner
Make it your trip
— 2 nights
Monument Valley
— 1 night
— 1 night
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights


Moab — 2 nights

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Make the 4th (Sat) a memorable day with a climbing tour. There's lots more to do: see Off-Road Tours, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and take in the dramatic natural features at Arches National Park.

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Charlotte to Moab is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Charlotte to Moab due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Charlotte in June, expect nights in Moab to be slightly colder, around 61°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 95°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Monument Valley.
Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Trails
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Monument Valley — 1 night

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park and then catch all the local highlights with Sightseeing Tours.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Monument Valley day trip website.

You can drive from Moab to Monument Valley in 4 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Moab in June, with highs in Monument Valley at 87°F and lows at 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Bryce.
Nature · Parks · Tours
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Bryce — 1 night

Serving as a gateway to the adjacent Bryce Canyon National Park, the tiny town of Bryce draws outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers all year round.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): hike along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop and then explore the striking landscape at Natural Bridge.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Bryce tour itinerary maker.

You can drive from Monument Valley to Bryce in 4.5 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Monument Valley in June: high temperatures in Bryce hover around 79°F and lows are around 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive to Zion National Park.
Parks · Trails · Nature · Outdoors
Side Trip
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Zion National Park — 2 nights

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 9th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park. Keep things going the next day: cruise along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, then hike along Angel's Landing, and then take a memorable drive along Zion Shuttle.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Bryce to Zion National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June, Zion National Park is somewhat warmer than Bryce - with highs of 94°F and lows of 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Salt Lake City.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive
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Salt Lake City — 2 nights

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 11th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Salt Lake Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square, and then get a sense of history and politics at Utah State Capitol. On the next day, take in nature's colorful creations at Red Butte Garden, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Utah, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Tabernacle.

For reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Salt Lake City journey planner.

You can fly from Zion National Park to Salt Lake City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. While traveling from Zion National Park, expect a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in Salt Lake City, ranging from highs of 89°F to lows of 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight back home.
Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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Utah travel guide

Geologic Formations · Hiking Trails · Canyons
The Beehive State
A huge but sparsely populated land, Utah remains a major holiday destination offering plenty of year-round outdoor vacation ideas, including skiing, snowboarding, hiking, boating, horseback riding, and camping. The rugged terrain, defined by towering mountain peaks, deep canyons, and vast deserts, seems custom-made for adventurous nature lovers. With five national parks, the state has no shortage of pristine wilderness areas, causing many tourists to overlook the cultural attractions of its towns. Salt Lake City, the state's capital, features the headquarters of the Mormon Church, and draws over 5 million annual visitors. Utah also hosts several major film festivals each year, attracting young movie buffs from around the world.