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Utah’s Mighty Five National Parks

Begins in Grand Junction and ends in Las Vegas

  • 12 Days / 11 Nights
  • April to October

This adventure-filled tour of Utah’s national and state parks will have you hiking and walking some of America’s most epic trails and natural landscapes, undoubtedly the best way to experience their natural beauty. The Mighty Five of Canyonlands, Arches, Capital Reef, Bryce and Zion parks are all included. This escorted tour also includes:

  • Round trip scheduled flights
  • Accommodations as specified
  • 9 breakfasts, 3 lunch and 6 dinners
  • Air-conditioned motorcoach transportation
  • Services of a Trafalgar tour leader

2024 Departure Dates

April 14th & 28th

May 12th & 26th

June 2nd & 16th

September 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th

October 6th


Pricing Information

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Day 1

Arrive Grand Junction

Depart the UK on your chosen flight to Grand Junction, Colorado. The ‘River City’ extends a warm welcome as your launch pad to an in-depth encounter with the Mighty Five National Parks of Utah. Relax after your journey or explore on your own before joining your Travel Director and fellow travellers this evening for a Welcome Reception.

Wine Country Inn, Grand Junction
Day 2

Canyonlands National Park

You head to canyon country this morning and see first-hand the power of the Colorado River carving its way through the rocky red landscape at Canyonlands National Park. Ascend to the top of the Island in the Sky mesa and admire Canyonlands’ spectacular landscape below. You will hike to Grand View Point Overlook, Whale Rock and Green River Overlook. Tonight we will also be joined by a Local Specialist, Tom Till, a renowned National Park photographer, who will give you guidance on how to take the best photos on this trip. After you head to dinner to end your night.

Day 3

Arches National Park

Admire the exquisite natural sandstone shapes that dot the landscape in Arches National Park. Learn how Mother Nature’s magic touch has left her indelible mark with wind and rain when you view or embark on a strenuous hike up to famous Delicate Arch. Continue your exploration with a walk to Double Arch, Landscape Arch or Turret Arch. Take a well-deserved break this afternoon or explore the town of Moab at your leisure.

Day 4

Capitol Reef National Park

See the other-worldly hoodoos of Goblin Valley State Park this morning – these mushroom-shaped rock pinnacles make for a memorable hike and photo opportunity before you arrive at Capitol Reef National Park. Upon arrival, enjoy some free time to explore on your own. In the evening, enjoy the rustic charm of this special resort, located on the edge of the park, offering truly spectacular landscapes, and breathtaking views.

Capitol Reef Resort, Capitol Reef National Park
Day 5

Bryce Canyon National Park

Lace up your boots for an exhilarating morning hike in Capitol Reef National Park, whose colourful canyons and capitol-shaped domes provide the perfect backdrop for an adventure. Continue your journey along an “All American Road”, Highway 12, one of America’s most scenic highways, before embarking on a short hike in Kodachrome Basin State Park. Here, you will have the opportunity to select the trail that best suits your adventurous spirit. This dramatic landscape features striking layered stone spires which are a sight to behold. You continue to Bryce Canyon National Park, where you’ll spend the next two nights.

Best Western Plus Ruby’s Inn, Bryce Canyon
Day 6

Bryce Canyon National Park

You’ll have a full free day to relax or explore the eerie landscape of Bryce Canyon National Park today. Everyone will be able to self select hikes and walks that best suit them, from leisurely to strenuous. Admire the rusty red limestone spires that rise up surreally from the desert floor to meet Utah’s skies from scenic viewpoints or follow one of the many trails into the hoodoos and beyond.

Best Western Plus Ruby’s Inn, Bryce Canyon
Day 7

Coral Pink Sands State Park

A pink, red and orange canvas awaits visitors to Coral Pink Sands State Park. Climb up the coral-hued dunes to admire the wind sculpted ripples of the dunes. Embark to make your way to Antelope Canyon to hike in the world-renowned slot canyon. Then do a short hike to see Horseshoe Bend and the flowing Colorado River which has carved its way through the red-coloured sandstone.

Hyatt Place Page / Lake Powell
Day 8

Lake Powell

Enjoy a full free day to spend as you wish in the water wonderland that is Lake Powell. Relax and rejuvenate on the lake or consider joining one of the organised optional activities, like our famed Colorado River Float Trip. Or an optional helicopter ride up to the top of Tower Butte for 360′ views of the world below you.

Hyatt Place Page / Lake Powell
Day 9

Zion National Park

Arriving into Zion National Park late morning, select from many fantastic hikes including Watchman Trail, Hidden Canyon, Angel’s Landing, Observation Point and the Narrows. They range from easy to strenuous. Later, this evening, join your new friends and Travel Director for a well-deserved Farewell Dinner.

Day 10

Las Vegas

Don’t leave Zion without a morning hike under your belt. You’ll have the whole morning to spend as you wish before departing for Las Vegas mid-afternoon. Say goodbye to your travel friends and enjoy your evening at leisure.

The Venetian, Las Vegas
Day 11

Las Vegas

Following your busy itinerary, we think an extra night relaxing in the Nevada sunshine is just the ticket! Relax by the pool, take a wander along the infamous Strip, try your luck at the gaming tables or take in one of the world-class shows. The choice is varied and wonderful.

The Venetian, Las Vegas
Day 12

Journey Home

Depending on the time of your flight, you may have time to enjoy the morning by the pool or souvenir shopping, before making your own way to the airport for your flight back to the UK.

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