10 days in Utah, Yellowstone National Park & Grand Teton National Park Itinerary

10 days in Utah, Yellowstone National Park & Grand Teton National Park Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States tour itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Grand Junction, Drive to Moab
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Moab
— 3 nights
Drive
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Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive
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Springdale
— 1 night
Fly
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Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
Fly
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Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
Fly

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Moab

— 3 nights

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Bring the kids along to Arches National Park and Climbing Tours. There's much more to do: see Off-Road Tours, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, see the sky in a new way at RedRock Astronomy, and grab your bike and head to Bike Fiend.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Moab day trip app.

Willemstad, Curacao to Moab is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Atlantic Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Willemstad in April, expect Moab to be much colder, temps between 22°C and 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Trails

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. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park and then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Monument Valley road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Moab to Monument Valley takes 3 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can go by car to Springdale.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Nature · Parks · Tours

Springdale

— 1 night
Located just outside Zion National Park, Springdale's 600 residents welcome thousands of visitors a year to their tiny town.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour and then shop like a local with David J West Gallery.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Springdale trip itinerary app.

Drive from Monument Valley to Springdale in 5 hours. In April in Springdale, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Springdale

Tours · Outdoors · Museums · Shopping

Yellowstone National Park

— 1 night

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Getting from Springdale to Yellowstone National Park by flight takes about 10 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. When traveling from Springdale in April, plan for colder days and a bit cooler nights in Yellowstone National Park: temperatures range from 6°C by day to -9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature · Parks

Grand Teton National Park

— 1 night

Mountains of the Imagination

The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
On the 8th (Thu), take in the awesome beauty at Grand Teton.

Make your Grand Teton National Park itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 1.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in April; daily highs in Grand Teton National Park reach 10°C and lows reach -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip

Salt Lake City

— 2 nights

Crossroads of the West

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 9th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of The Tabernacle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, then examine the collection at Chase Home Museum of Utah Folk Art, and finally examine the collection at Church History Museum.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Salt Lake City holiday builder website.

You can fly from Grand Teton National Park to Salt Lake City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in April; daily highs in Salt Lake City reach 20°C and lows reach 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Utah travel guide

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Geologic Formations · Hiking Trails · Scenic Drive
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.