Zion, Bryce Canyon & Capitol Reef National Parks - 2-4 Day Experience

Zion National Park offers you a diversity of wildlife and recreational opportunities. Experience the Mojave Desert, the Great Basin, and the Colorado Plateau where they converge within the park.

Photograph cliffs and temples of Zion National Park, believed to be among the tallest sandstone formations in North America. The petrified rocks of the Navajo Sandstone Formation are remnants of an ancient desert formed during the Jurassic Period.

Walk along the bank of the Virgin River protected by the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.

Photograph colorful pink, red and orange hoodoos carved from the limestone Claron Formation at Bryce Canyon National Park. Bryce Canyon rim separates two major rain drainage’s; the Colorado River system to the East and South, and the Great Basin to the West.

Enjoy the vista of Grand Staircase – Escalante National Monument as you walk the rim trail to Sunset Point.

Zion, Bryce and Capitol Reef National Parks
Tour Highlights

  • Virgin River Walk
  • Great Arch of Zion
  • Checkerboard Mesa
  • Bryce Point
  • Rainbow Point
  • Natural Bridge
  • Capitol Dome
  • Fremont Culture Rock Art

Sample Itinerary

Arrive in Las Vegas, Nevada from your gateway city. While spending a few days adjusting to time zone changes, enjoy premiere shows and fine dining in the entertainment capitol of the world. Experience the lights of Las Vegas Strip and Fremont Street.

Day 1. Depart Las Vegas for Color Country in Southern Utah. Visit Saint George Utah settled by Mormon Pioneers in 1861. Arrive Zion National Park and enjoy a leisure walk along the Virgin River from the Temple of Sinawava to the Narrows. You’ll have time to explore the waterfall at Weeping Rock, Court of the Patriarchs, the West Temple, and the Human History Museum. The sandstone cliffs are considered to have been among the tallest sand dunes in the world.

Day 2. Drive the scenic route to the Great Arch of Zion, the Zion Tunnel, and Checkerboard Mesa. Arrive at Bryce Canyon National Park and enjoy the scenic vistas from Rainbow Point, Ponderosa Point, Natural Bridge and Farview.

Day 3. Enjoy a morning walk along the rim between Bryce Point and Sunset Point. Photograph colorful hoodoos sculptured from the eroding limestone Claron Formation. Enjoy the vistas of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument as your travel the Utah Scenic Byway to Capitol Reef National Park.

Day 4. Explore Capitol Reef National Park before returning to Las Vegas.

Capital Reef National Park
Lake Mead Hoover Dam
Lake Mead Hoover Dam

Additional Options – Utah: Anasazi State Park Museum, Bryce Canyon National Park, Bureau of Land Management Visitor Centers in Escalante and Cannonville, Capitol Reef National Park, Cedar Breaks National Monument, Cedar City, Frontier Homestead State Park Museum, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Kodachrome Basin State Park, Red Canyon, Saint George, Zion National Park.