Zion National Park Itinerary 2 Days

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Recent Itineraries for 2 Days in Zion National Park

Here are the recent itineraries by tourists who have visited Zion National Park. Stop wondering what to do for 2 days in Zion National Park as these trip plans will help you decide easily. Select any of the customised itineraries and modify it according to your preference to have a great weekend in Zion National Park.

2 Days in Zion National Park- Weekend Itinerary

If you are in Utah, the first place that will come to your mind for spending a weekend will surely be the Zion National Park. 2 days in Zion National Park will take you on a journey of massive canyon walls, multi-colored cliffs, and heavenly views that you won't stop marveling at. Utah's first National Park, Zion is one of the most visited parks after the Grand Canyon and Yellowstone in the USA. A 2-day tour of Zion National Park allows you to hike through the beautiful trails and rest at Emerald Pools. So, if you want to be a part of tranquil and pristine nature on weekend, check this Zion National Park itinerary 2 days to find what wonderful things you can participate in while in Zion.

What to See in 2 Days in Zion National Park

Morning in Zion National Park: Canyon Overlook Trail Hike

Morning is, indeed, the best time to witness the beauty of Zion National Park at its best. Have you seen the movie "Zion Canyon Treasure of the Gods"? If yes, then you must be knowing how incredible a morning drive to this park is!

On Day 1, you can begin your journey to Zion National Park from Las Vegas. It will be a 2 and a half hours drive. You can rent a car or if you need more adventure, you can also rent out a mountain bike. Horseback riding along the Virgin River is also a great idea. The best way to see Zion National Park is by using the shuttle service in the park that stops at 9 spectacular points. After parking your vehicle at the gate, you can start your hike. Hike through the Canyon Overlook Trail on Day 1, while you can hike over the Emerald Pools and take a Riverside walk on Day 2.

Afternoon in Zion National Park

Afternoon in Zion National Park is bright and warm. You can continue your hike, especially the Narrows under the sun. The shady walls of the Canyon will comfort you. In addition to this, the cool and calm waters of the river have a soothing effect too. If you want to avoid an uphill task, it would be a great idea to follows the East Mesa Trail and reach the Observation Point.

You would also like to explore the Watchman Trail which is a short trail that starts at the Visitor Center and leads to a viewpoint around 300 feet above. In the meantime, you can take your meal in a good restaurant. You will not have to worry about food in Zion National Park as there are enough places for fine dining to a quick bite.

Evening in Zion National Park

You can take a stroll in the hanging gardens of the park. You can take a ride through the Garden of the Gods, Seven Falls, Cave of the Winds, Royal Gorge (with stops at Dinosaur Depot in Canon City and Garden Park). The sand castles that are placed on the canyons sparkle with the orange light during the sunset. You can also rest under the Watchman Tower in the evening before moving ahead for your dinner. You would also like to visit Zion Canyon Brew Pub for a few drinks. Spending 48 hours in Zion National park bring a lot of fun.

Night in Zion National Park

If you have an adventurous side, staying under the star-studded sky on the campground near the Watchman's Tower would be a perfect option for you. You can bring your dinner or enjoy a barbeque along with a campfire. In addition to this, Springdale is always a great option to stay. On the night of Day 1, you can stay in one of the hotels in Springdale and leave for another hike next morning on Day 2. There are some good pubs in Springdale offering great nightlife. The town of Springdale also has an amphitheater and many shops that usually open after it gets dark.

Whether you are a first-time visitor to Zion National Park or an adventurous hiker who want to explore more of it, 2 days in Zion assure an unforgettable time.

Tours and Activities in Zion National Park for 2 Days

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Best Hotels in Zion National Park for 2 Day Trip

These are some of the hotels added in the past by our travelers to their Zion National Park itinerary 2 days. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

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