36 days in Southwestern Utah Itinerary

36 days in Southwestern Utah Itinerary

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Fly to Las Vegas, Bus to St. George
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St. George
— 12 nights
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Kanab
— 8 nights
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 7 nights
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Brian Head
— 7 nights
Drive to Kanab, Fly to Gothenburg

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St. George

— 12 nights
St. You'll explore and learn at St. George Children's Museum and Frontier Homestead State Park Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Brigham Young Winter Home Historical Site and Jacob Hamlin Home. Explore St. George's surroundings by going to Kanarra Creek (in Kanarraville), Zion National Park (Grotto Trail, Hidden Canyon, &more) and Cedar City (Cedar Breaks National Monument Visitor Center, Dixie National Forest, &more). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Red Cliffs National Conservation Area, hike along Little Black Mountain Petroglyph Site, view the masterpieces at Kayenta Art Village, and stroll around Pioneer Park.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our St. George route app.

Gothenburg, Sweden to St. George is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Gothenburg to St. George due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Gothenburg, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in St. George, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kanab.

Things to do in St. George

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kanab

— 8 nights
Kanab is a city in and the county seat of Kane County, Utah, United States. Head to Raven's Heart Gallery and Denny's Wigwamfor some retail therapy. Museum-lovers will appreciate Kanab Heritage House Museum and Moqui Cave. Change things up with these side-trips from Kanab: Zion National Park (Sand Bench Trail, Riverside Walk, &more). There's still lots to do: relax and float downstream with Grand Canyon Expeditions, take in breathtaking views at Nautilus Rock, stroll through Tom’s Canyon Trail, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Kanab trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from St. George to Kanab by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from St. George in April, with highs in Kanab at 24°C and lows at 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Kanab

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Bryce Canyon National Park

— 7 nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Sunset Point and Fairyland Loop Trail. Get in touch with nature at Queen's Garden Trail and Peek-A-Boo Loop. There's lots more to do: cruise along Bryce Canyon Scenic Drive, hike along Mossy Cave Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Thor's Hammer, and identify plant and animal life at Bryce Amphitheatre.

For ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Bryce Canyon National Park trip tool.

Traveling by car from Kanab to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 1.5 hours. In May, Bryce Canyon National Park is a bit cooler than Kanab - with highs of 20°C and lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Brian Head.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Brian Head

— 7 nights
Brian Head is a town in Iron County, Utah, United States. Step off the beaten path and head to Kolob Canyons and Georg's Ski Shop. Step out of the city life by going to Brian Head Resort and Orderville Canyon. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brian Head: Zion National Park (Wildcat Canyon Trail, Kayenta Trail, &more). There's more to do: take some stellar pictures from Brian Head Peak Observation.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Brian Head itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Brian Head takes 1.5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in May: high temperatures in Brian Head hover around 25°C and lows are around 5°C. On the 22nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brian Head

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip