United States Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all United States activity »
  1. 1 Windows 10 install@ CONTACT ☎ 1:800:982:8520 Tec*h CAre 24/7
  2. 2 Trip Report Cape Cod trip report
  3. 3 Itin help - West / Grand Canyon
  4. 4 Napa & Sonoma - Winery Suggestions
  5. 5 Need input on the following itinerary for Mid Coast Maine
  6. 6 Week of July 4th in Hamptons. First-timer, bday dinner...
  7. 7 Best Vegas hotel with 12 & 15 year olds
  8. 8 Key West Hidden Gem Hotels?
  9. 9 SF-Yosemite-Monterey-SF
  10. 10 Thoughts on these 3 spots for Estes Park lodging?
  11. 11 Las vegas and nearby
  12. 12 Where to take mom for 70th birthday?
  13. 13 Road trip from Asheville to western United States!
  14. 14 2-day romantic couple getaway in CO mountains?
  15. 15 Sad News for Maine Lobster Lovers
  16. 16 Ashville, NC; where to stay?
  17. 17 Restaurant Recs in Boston
  18. 18 Help with Denver - Moab - Denver Trip Itinerary Suggestions
  19. 19 San Francisco Hotel With Car
  20. 20 Washington - what should we see between Seattle and Cashmere?
  21. 21 Quaint towns in Sonoma County
  22. 22 Orlando area weather in June
  23. 23 Hilton Waikoloa Village - Yay or Nay?
  24. 24 New Itinerary
  25. 25 Help with Northwest Trip
View next 25 » Back to the top

LV-Zion-Bryce-GC trip: itenerary help

Jump to last reply

We are trying to plan a 8-day vacation in early October. Days and dates are slightly flexible. We are two adults, 3 children ages 6-10, easy, seasoned travelers. Would like to take the kids to the Grand Canyon and get a good experience out of it, so we are considering the following driving tour. Please help me tweak this itinerary.

Flying in and out of Las Vegas (great deal on flights, have voucher for free rooms there)
Day 1 - travel day, spend night in LV
Day 2 - Leave LV, head to Hoover Dam for lunch, keep driving to Grand Canyon to spend the night.
Day 3 - Grand Canyon, take tour there, spend night there.
Day 4 - Head through Monument Valley, through Cortez/Mesa Verde, spend night in Canyonland. Stop off in each location to enjoy approx 2 hour visit.
Day 5 - Drive through Moab (stop for visit there), head to Capitol Reef, spend night.
Day 6 - Spend day in Zion, head to Bryce
Day 7 - Spend day in Bryce, return to LV to spend night
Day 8 - Fly home from LV

Where do we need more/less time? Is there a place we can cut out of the trip completely? I know we could spend 2-3 days in some of these locations, but for this trip, we just want to get a good overview. Can you help?

26 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement