Beyond Monuments: 6 Day Grand Canyon Monument Valley Itinerary
This itinerary is perfect for people who want to see all of the top Grand Canyon area destinations as well as Bryce Canyon and Monument Valley. Day one will start at Grand Canyon National Park where you’ll take in the view on the world-famous South Rim before heading to Kanab, UT. From Kanab, you’ll be a short drive to Zion National Park where you will spend day two exploring a very different type of canyon and maybe take a short hike up the Virgin River. From canyons to hoodoos, you’ll start day four at Bryce Canyon National Park before heading to Monument Valley, an archetype of the American West. A stop at Monument Valley Tribal Park will give you time to explore these ancient rock formations and take in the wild nature of the Southwest. Day five starts in Page, AZ where you will enjoy beautiful Lake Powell and the wonders of Antelope Canyon by taking a Jeep tour before exploring the scenic slot canyon on foot. After Antelope Canyon you’ll take a quick stop at Horseshoe Bend, one of the most famous views of Grand Canyon and the Colorado River, on your way to Flagstaff, AZ. Your final day of exploring will take you to the red rocks of Sedona, AZ where you’ll visit two of its most popular red rock destinations: Red Rock and Slide Rock State Parks. This itinerary is best started from Tusayan, AZ or Grand Canyon Village and includes Grand Canyon National Park South Rim, Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Monument Valley, Lake Powell, Antelope Canyon, Horseshoe Bend, and Sedona. Learn more by reading the full 6 day itinerary below.