6 days in Zion National Park & Bryce Canyon National Park Itinerary

6 days in Zion National Park & Bryce Canyon National Park Itinerary

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6 days in Zion National Park & Bryce Canyon National Park Itinerary

Start: Las Vegas
Drive:  3​h
1
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: Las Vegas

2
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.
Explore Zion National Park's surroundings by going to Springdale (David J West Gallery & Canyoning & Rappelling Tours). Spend the 21st (Tue) exploring nature at Zion National Park. There's lots more to do: trek along Angel's Landing, cruise along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, and explore the striking landscape of The Narrows.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, read Zion National Park trip planner .

Las Vegas to Zion National Park is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in April, you will find days in Zion National Park are a bit cooler (69°F), and nights are colder (35°F). On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Springdale
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Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

3
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): hike along Queen's Garden Trail, then explore the stunning scenery at Sunset Point, then trek along Navajo Loop Trail, and finally stroll through Navajo/Queens Garden Loop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Peek-A-Boo Loop and then take in panoramic vistas at Bryce Point.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bryce Canyon National Park trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 3 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in April, things will get little chillier in Bryce Canyon National Park: highs are around 56°F and lows about 25°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point
Peek-A-Boo Loop ©
Peek-A-Boo Loop

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