18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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Sedona
— 2 nights
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
3
Page
— 1 night
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
5
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
6
Zion National Park
— 4 nights
7
Las Vegas
— 2 nights

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Oak Creek Vista Point, Pink Jeep Tours Sedona, Oak Creek Canyon, and other attractions. On the 15th (Sat), take a memorable drive along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), steep yourself in history at Montezuma Castle National Monument, cruise along Oak Creek Vista Point, then trek along Bear Mountain Trail, and finally stroll through Brin's Mesa Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Broken Arrow Trail, stroll through Little Horse Trail, see Pink Jeep Tours Sedona, buy something for everyone on your list at Tlaquepaque Arts & Shopping Village, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Holy Cross, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock.

To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Sedona trip itinerary maker app.

Newark to Sedona is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Newark to Sedona. In May in Sedona, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 54°F at night. On the 17th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trip

Montezuma Castle National Monument
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Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)
Oak Creek Canyon ©
Oak Creek Canyon
Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail

3
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Yaki Point, Yavapai Point, Hermit's Rest, and other attractions. Museum-lovers will get to explore Kolb Studio and Yavapai Geology Museum. Escape the urban bustle at Grand Canyon South Rim and Mather Point. And it doesn't end there: hike along Bright Angel Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, take some stellar pictures from Powell Point, and pedal to the sights with Bright Angel Bike Rentals and Tours.

To see maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. When traveling from Sedona in May, plan for little chillier days and much colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 68°F by day to 33°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 17 — 20:
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
night
Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
You've added Antelope Canyon, Horseshoe Bend, Vermillion Cliffs Scenic Highway, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): take a memorable drive along East Rim Drive, get great views at Pipe Creek Vista, get great views at Shoshone Point, take some stellar pictures from Lipan Point, then take some stellar pictures from Navajo Point, and finally take in breathtaking views at Moran Point.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Page trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Page takes 2.5 hours. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Page: temperatures range from 79°F by day to 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Grand Canyon National Park, Vermillion Cliffs Scenic Highway
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Desert View Watchtower ©
Desert View Watchtower
East Rim Drive ©
East Rim Drive
Lipan Point ©
Lipan Point

3
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes North Kaibab Trail. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Bright Angel Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat): take a memorable drive along Point Imperial Drive.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Page to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Page in May, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (68°F), and nights are cooler (33°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Trails
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Bright Angel Point ©
Bright Angel Point
North Kaibab Trail ©
North Kaibab Trail

2
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Bryce Canyon Scenic Drive, Bryce Canyon Visitor Center, Yovimpa Point, and other attractions. On the 24th (Mon), get all the information you need at Bryce Canyon Visitor Center, identify plant and animal life at Bryce Amphitheatre, take a memorable drive along Bryce Canyon Scenic Drive, then take some stellar pictures from Yovimpa Point, then take in the dramatic natural features at Rainbow Point, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Natural Bridge. On the 25th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a pleasant ride with Canyon Trail Rides, hike along Peek-A-Boo Loop, trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, then trek along Rim Trail, then explore the striking landscape at Queen Victoria, and finally trek along Mossy Cave Trail.

For reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bryce Canyon National Park trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 5.5 hours. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Bryce Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 63°F to lows of 31°F. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Natural Bridge
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Natural Bridge ©
Natural Bridge
Peek-A-Boo Loop ©
Peek-A-Boo Loop
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop

4
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.
You've added Grotto Trail, Court of the Patriarchs, Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, and other attractions to your itinerary. Visiting Valley of Fire State Park and Zion National Park will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like The Narrows and Watchman Trail. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Temple of Sinawava Trail and stroll through Riverside Walk.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Zion National Park tour planner.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in May: high temperatures in Zion National Park hover around 76°F and lows are around 41°F. You will leave for Las Vegas on the 30th (Sun).

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Zion Canyon Visitor Center, Valley of Fire State Park
Find places to stay May 26 — 30:
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Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Red E Bike Tours, Fremont Street Experience and "O" by Cirque du Soleil. On the 30th (Sun), take a memorable drive along Kolob Terrace Road, shop like a local with The Strip, don't miss a visit to Fremont Street Experience, then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally watch an amazing performance of "O" by Cirque du Soleil. On the next day, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and then take a memorable tour with Red E Bike Tours.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Las Vegas trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Zion National Park to Las Vegas in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Zion National Park in May: highs in Las Vegas hover around 87°F, while lows dip to 64°F. On the 1st (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nightlife · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Kolob Terrace Road
Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 1:
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Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red E Bike Tours ©
Red E Bike Tours
The Strip ©
The Strip

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