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The Grand Circle Fly Drive

Salt Lake City * Arches & Canyonlands National Parks * Moab * Monument Valley * Capitol Reed National Park * Bryce Canyon National Park * Zion National Park * Cedar City * Park City 

A new flight service to Salt Lake City brings some of the greatest of the United States National Parks within easy driving distance on this wonderful Fly drive in Utah. 

11 Days from £1,990 per person twin share + flights 


Day 1 - UK to Salt Lake City 

Your holiday to the Utah National Parks begins with a scheduled flight with Delta Airlines from London Heathrow to Salt Lake City, Between the Wasatch Mountains and the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake City is a vibrant city with an easy-going nature. The story of the Mormon Church is told in various venues in Temple Square. City Creek Center offers dining, entertainment and shopping.

Overnights (1): Salt Lake City 

Day 2 - Salt Lake City - Arches & Canyonlands National Parks (234 miles) 

Today’s drive takes you to the white and red sandstone pinnacles and buttes of the Colorado River Plateau. Arrive at Arches by early afternoon. Spend the afternoon exploring Arches’ scenic drive and trails leading to windowed arches, towering spires and scenic overlooks. As an alternative, start at Canyonlands Island-In-The-Sky and Dead Horse State Park area for an afternoon scenic drive and trails looping back to Arches for sunset. Stay two nights in Moab (5 miles south of Arches).

Overnights (2): Moab

Day 3 - Arches & Canyonlands National Park

For your second day in Arches and Canyonlands ask about booking optional sightseeing tours. For the active and adventurous we recommend a guided morning hike through Arches’ Fiery Furnace (a twisting labyrinth of brilliant red rock fissures) that requires advanced reservations. Add an afternoon narrated jet boat excursion or lunch and afternoon rafting trip on the Colorado River for a truly memorable day!

Day 4 - Moab - (Canyonlands Needles District) - Monument Valley (215 miles) 

Visit Canyonlands’ Needles District named for its colourful sandstone spires. After visiting the Needles, enter Utah’s Canyon Country, a remote and remarkable land with sites bearing witness to an ancient pueblo people and amazing narrow canyons. Late afternoon arrive in Monument Valley Area.

Overnight (1): Monument Valley 

Day 5 - Monument Valley - (Goosenecks Natural Ridges) - Capitol Reef National Park (213 miles) 

Monument Valley is a Navajo sacred place and tribal park. For a fee, you can drive on dirt roads to a few prominent viewpoints. If you pre-book an optional sunrise or morning jeep tour, you visit special places with Navajo guides. This afternoon it’s on to Natural Bridges National Monument to see three of the world’s largest sandstone natural bridges. The colourful formations of Capitol Reef come into view in the late afternoon. Arrive in Torrey for the night.

Overnight (1): Capitol Reef/Torrey 

Day 6 - Capitol Reed - (Grand Staircase/Kodachrome Basin) - Bryce (198 miles)

This morning explore Capitol Reef, known to the Navajo as the Land of the Sleeping Rainbow. Capitol Reef’s 25-mile Scenic Drive leads to whimsical formations and mysterious petroglyphs. A late afternoon drive through the Grand Staircase of the Escalante and side trip to for a splash of more colour at Kodachrome Basin brings you to Bryce Canyon for the next two nights. 

Overnights (2): Bryce Canyon 

Day 7 - Bryce Canyon National Park 

Today explore Bryce from sunrise to sunset. Bryce is a series of natural amphitheatres sunk into pink cliffs filled with delicate rock “hoodoos”. Drive the 38-mile Scenic Loop in the hours around sunrise or sunset and watch these strange formations come alive. Hiking among the hoodoos is a favourite activity with a variety of trails from easy to strenuous.

Day 8 - Bryce Canyon - Zion National Park (85 miles)

Entering from the east and exiting Mt. Carmel Tunnel a spectacular set of steep switchbacks reveals Zion’s awesome beauty. From mid-May to mid-November Zion Canyon is closed to cars. Free shuttles transport visitors to 9 stops including Zion Lodge and trailheads for Weeping Rock, Gateway to the Narrows and Emerald Pools. Tonight, stay in Zion National Park area.

Overnight (1): Zion National Park/Springdale

Day 9 - Zion - (Kolob Canyons) - Cedar City (103 miles)

Continue your exploration of Zion National Park in the lesser visited Kolob Canyons section. We recommend Timber Creek Overlook Trail (1 hour) and Taylor Creek
Trail (4 hours). Tonight, enjoy the hospitality of historic Cedar City.

Overnight (1): Cedar City 

Day 10 - Cedar City - Park City (252 miles)

Today’s drive sticks to the Interstate for an easy half day journey to Park City. Located less than 40 minutes from Salt Lake City International Airport, Park City was the site
for the 2002 Winter Olympics and is a year-round mountain resort.

Overnight (1): Park City 

Day 11 - Park City - Salt Lake City – UK

Time for some last-minute sightseeing and souvenir hunting before returning your car to Salt Lake City Airport and checking in for your flight home,

Day 12 - Arrive UK


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Salt Lake CityRed Lion Hotel Salt Lake Downtown Sheraton Hotel Salt Lake
MoabBig Horn Lodge MoabHotel Moab Downtown
Monument ValleyKayenta Monument Valley InnGouldings Monument Valley Lodge
Capital ReefBroken Spur Inn (Torrey)Capitol Reef Resort
BryceBryce View Lodge Best Western Plus Bryce Canyon Grand Hotel
ZionMajestic View Lodge Zion National Park Lodge
Cedar CityBest Western Town & Country Inn Best Western Town & Country Inn
Park CityBest Western Plus Landmark Inn Best Western Plus Landmark Inn

Tour Price Includes:

  • Scheduled flights with Delta Airlines from Heathrow
  • Airport taxes, security charges and the Air Passenger Duty
  • 10 nights accommodation, room only
  • 10 days fully inclusive hire of an intermediate car with unlimited mileage, CDW, Extended Protection, Sales Tax, State Tax and Airport Fees.
  • Customized road book with detailed day-by-day itinerary, maps and directions to overnight hotels provided to you

Not Included:

  • Meals
  • Fuel for hire car
  • Extra charges apply to renters under 25 years of age
  • Hotel Parking charges if applicable
  • Entrance fees to National Parks, attractions, activities, tolls and excursions
  • Weekend flight supplements Friday - Sunday £30 each way

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Red Lion Hotel Salt Lake Downtown


Sheraton Hotel Salt Lake



Big Horn Lodge Moab


Hotel Moab Downtown



Kayenta Monument Valley Inn


Gouldings Monument Valley Lodge



Broken Spur Inn (Torrey)


Capitol Reef Resort



Bryce View Lodge


Best Western Plus Bryce Canyon Grand Hotel



Majestic View Lodge


Zion National Park Lodge



Best Western Town & Country Inn


Best Western Town & Country Inn



Best Western Plus Landmark Inn


Best Western Plus Landmark Inn