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Bryce, Zion & the Grand Canyon

Departs: 9/16/2017 Returns: 9/25/2017

10 Days | All Airfare Included

Explore the scenic beauty and culture of the Old West and visit four iconic National Parks.

Daily Itinerary Items

Day 1 : Fly to Salt Lake City
Settle in for a restful night in downtown Salt Lake City.


Day 2 : Visit Moab
Our day begins with a visit to see the Mormon Tabernacle Choir as they record a performance for the longest-running radio broadcast of its kind in the U.S. After lunch we travel to Moab for two wonderful evenings. B


Day 3 : Arches National Park
Enjoy an included continental breakfast each morning during our stay in Moab. Today we explore Arches National Park with an expert local guide. This is the world's largest concentration of natural sandstone arches, which are the result of erosion and weathering. A boxed lunch will be served before we visit Dead Horse Point State Park, considered Utah's most spectacular state park. Scenic overlooks provide breathtaking panoramas of sculptured pinnacles and buttes. CB,L,D


Day 4 : Monument Valley
Visit Newspaper Rock, one of the finest examples of petroglyphs in the United States. We also visit the Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum to view an impressive collection of Native American artifacts. After an included lunch, we discover Goosenecks State Park. Here, we overlook the San Juan River, its course zigzagging more than six miles in less than one linear mile! We then venture to the Monument Valley Visitor Center. The rugged, untouched beauty of this area has been used to portray the Old West in many motion picture and television westerns. We have accommodations tonight in Kayenta, Arizona. CB,L,D


Day 5 : The Grand Canyon
Today is truly one of the highlights of our adventure as we visit the awe-inspiring Grand Canyon! Stretching 227 miles along the Colorado River, the Grand Canyon varies from four to an incredible eighteen miles in width and reaches a depth of almost a mile below the South Rim. Enjoy photo and viewing stops from spectacular overlooks. Your Tour Director will lead excursions to offer the most complete experience. Our accommodations are located in Grand Canyon National Park. This evening, savor a special sunset overlooking the magical canyon. CB


Day 6 : Antelope Canyon
Our first stop of the day is at the Desert View Lookout to take in the sweeping panoramas and surreal landscapes that surround us. We visit the J.W. Powell Memorial Museum to learn about the fascinating life of John Wesley Powell and view many interesting exhibits. Later we discover the ancient cultures and people of the area during a thrilling boat cruise of scenic Antelope Canyon on Lake Powell. B,D


Day 7 : Zion National Park
Zion National Park is a spectacular example of cliff and canyon landscapes, carved by the Virgin River over millions of years. We explore the park by tram and learn about the history and geology of the region. View soaring cliffs, lofty waterfalls and rock formations described as thrones, steeples and cathedrals. Later, we unpack for two relaxing nights in the Bryce Canyon area. B


Day 8 : Bryce Canyon
Rimmed by pine and aspen forests, Bryce Canyon National Park is a marvelous viewing experience. The park is a natural wonderland of towering spires and erosion-sculpted rocks called hoodoos. We make several photo stops along our route. This afternoon is free for additional sightseeing. This evening, we enjoy live entertainment and an included Cowboy Dinner at Ebenezer's Barn and Grill. B,D


Day 9 : Salt Lake City
We will visit the Bryce Museum, featuring animals preserved through the skill of taxidermy and one of the finest butterfly collections in North America. Following a visit to Temple Square, we gather for a fabulous Farewell Dinner. B,D


Day 10 : Fly Home
We fly home with delightful memories of our time in Utah and Arizona.


B - Breakfast; CB - Continental Breakfast; L - Lunch; D - Dinner; T - Tea

Additional Tour Information

Your Holiday Vacations Experience Includes
All airfare, taxes & fuel surcharges
• Holiday Vacations Tour Director
• Motorcoach and professional Driver
• Baggage handling at hotels
$100 travel voucher for a future Holiday Vacations tour


15 Excellent Meals Featuring
• Cowboy Dinner & Show at Ebenezer's Barn & Grill
• Holiday Vacations Farewell Dinner


All Accommodations Featuring
• 2 nights in Salt Lake City
2 nights at the Aarchway Inn in Moab
1 night at the Hampton Inn in Kayenta
1 night at the Maswik Lodge in Grand Canyon National Park
1 night near Lake Powell in the Page area
2 nights at Ruby's Inn at Bryce Canyon


Attractions & Highlights
• Mormon Tabernacle Choir
• Guided tour of Arches National Park
• Dead Horse Point State Park
• Newspaper Rock
• Edge of the Cedars State Park
• Goosenecks State Park
• San Juan River
• Monument Valley Visitor Center
• Grand Canyon National Park
• J.W. Powell Memorial Museum
• Antelope Canyon Cruise on Lake Powell
• Zion National Park
• Bryce Canyon National Park
• Bryce Museum
• Salt Lake City’s Temple Square

Highest Elevation: 9,100 feet at Rainbow Point in Bryce Canyon National Park.

Tour Pricing

Category - Occupancy Price (Per Person)
Airport - Double $3699
Airport - Triple $3549
Airport - Quad $3399
Airport - Single $4399

Final Payment Date: 7/19/2017

Itinerary ID:41213747 | Tour Code: WEWP0916171
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