Rainbow Point, Bryce Canyon National Park

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Designed in 1939, Rainbow Point provides a breathtaking viewpoint over Bryce Canyon National Park. Though the park offers many excellent vantage points, this one affords vistas of the entire park. Spend some time here for photo ops and take advantage of the log-cabin comfort station with restrooms. At sunset the scene is especially fantastic. Using our international travel planner, Bryce Canyon National Park attractions like Rainbow Point can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Among all the sights on Bryce Canyon, this is the last, the farthest and highest (to ben 2778m!). Don't stop before, hence there is a magnificent view not only on the National Park, but also on a good portion of southern Utah!
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  • You can actually see for miles from here and you think you are high until you realize that Aquarius Plateau in the distance is over 11,000 feet. What a strange landscape. Beautiful in January afternoo...  more »
  • amazing how all the view point of Bryce Canyon but not the nicest, well equipped for a pleasant stay.
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Where to stay in Bryce Canyon National Park

Owned by the National Park Service, the Lodge at Bryce Canyon provides rustic cabins and hotel-style accommodations inside Bryce Canyon National Park. The next most convenient option is to stay in one of the park's gateway communities. The village of Tropic sits just off of the park's eastern entrance and offers everything from chain hotels to independently owned motels to bed and breakfasts in historic homes. Various other lodging options are available along Route 12, and you'll find a few more on Route 89 west of the park.
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