Las Vegas and Zion National Park

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Stay 3-4 Nights on the Las Vegas Strip

Stay 3-4 nights in Springdale Utah (drive from Las Vegas Strip to Springdale aprox. 2hours and 35mins).

– On the way to Springdale you can stop at Valley of Fire State Park which is a little less than an hour outside of Las Vegas. Valley of Fire website: http://parks.nv.gov/parks/valley-of-fire

Suggested hotels Springdale: Take the free shuttle from hotels into Zion National Park 

– LaQuinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Springdale/Zion National Park – free breakfast 

– Majestic View Lodge

– Cliffrose Springdale, Curio Collection by Hilton 

Things to do at Zion National Park:

 (Don’t forget when visiting a National Park you will need to pay an entrance fee – the one time fee will allow you to visit the park(s) for 7 days. You can also visit more than one National Park within the week with this pass).

– Check out the shops and restaurants in Springdale

– Try Bumbleberry pie or Icecream from the Bumbleberry gift shop and bakery in Springdale

– Go on a hike in Zion N.P. – one of the most popular hikes is the Narrows. You can walk along the Virgin River for about a mile,  but if you want to experience the Narrows hike further you must walk or wade through water since the footpath ends at the Virgin River. 

– Zion Canyon Scenic Drive- it is a 57 mile drive, you are able to take the free shuttle from Springdale to experience part of the Scenic Drive. 

– Canyon Overlook Trail – one of the easiest and most photographed trails. It is a one mile hike to get amazing views of Zion Canyon.

– Some other more challenging hikes include Angel’s Landing and Observation Point. These are considered longer day hikes. 

– Horseback Riding

– Weeping Rock Trail and Lower Emerald Pools Trail are also easy popular hikes.

– You can also visit the famous Antelope Canyon and Horseshoe Bend which is aprox. 2 hours from Zion National Park and 2 hours and 30 mins from Springdale Utah. 

– Bryce Canyon National Park is aprox. 1 hour and 15min from Springdale with a scenic drive through Zion National Park. 

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