5 days in Las Vegas & Zion National Park Itinerary

5 days in Las Vegas & Zion National Park Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Las Vegas
— Few hours
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Zion National Park
— 3 nights
3
Las Vegas
— 1 night

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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.
To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Las Vegas journey maker site.

Detroit to Las Vegas is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Detroit to Las Vegas. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Detroit in September: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 93°F and lows are around 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nightlife · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 19:

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Canyon Overlook Trail. Spend the 21st (Mon) exploring nature at The Narrows. The adventure continues: stroll through Angel's Landing.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park route builder app.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Zion National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in September: highs in Zion National Park hover around 84°F, while lows dip to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 21:
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

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night
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Zion National Park to Las Vegas by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Zion National Park to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Zion National Park, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 93°F to lows of 71°F. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll travel back home.
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 22:
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

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