Canyon Adventure Fly Drive Tour

7 Nights

Las Vegas, NV

Beginning in Las Vegas, this journey quickly escapes the bright lights of the city for the “Mighty Five” National Parks (NP) of southern Utah, the abandoned cliff dwellings of Mesa Verde, the iconic landscape of Monument Valley, and the world famous Grand Canyon. The “Mighty Five” parks: Zion, Bryce Canyon, Capitol Reef, Arches, and Canyonlands are connected by some of the nation’s most scenic byways. Each exhibits unique landscapes:  cliffs, canyons, arches, hoodoos, and sandstone bridges. Even while exploring the awesome power of nature to create these magnificent landforms, you will get a taste of history exploring the mysterious cliff dwellings of Mesa Verde National Park. Monument Valley will leave you debating which park has the most amazing landscapes. All this before you arrive at the Grand Canyon. Here you’ll have a full day to explore the canyon from the rim or take an optional sightseeing flight. Examine the colorful layers of the canyon and admire millions of years of geologic history on display. On your way back to civilization you will see the man-made marvel of the Hoover Dam before ending your trip in glitzy Las Vegas.

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Highlights

  • Begin your trip in glitzy Las Vegas. Staying two nights on the Las Vegas Strip will give you an entire day to lounge by the pool, gamble, catch a show, enjoy world class dining, or go shopping.
  • Leaving the city you will visit the “Mighty Five” National Parks of southern Utah.  The scenery doesn’t stay within the park boundaries. These five gems are links by some of America’s most scenic byways.
  • In Zion NP, ride the free shuttle along the 13-mile scenic drive gaping up at 2000-3000 ft. red and yellow canyon walls. Utilize one of the shuttle stops to access hiking trails for all abilities.
  • Bryce Canyon boasts an otherworldly landscape of eroded sandstone towers called “hoodoos.” In Capitol Reef you’ll see cliffs, canyons, and petroglyphs.
  • In Arches NP, witness the power of nature in the astounding assortment of rock formations formed by wind and water erosion. Drive the 18-mile scenic drive or hike 15 minutes to Mesa Arch
  • Mesa Verde NP is home to the best-preserved Native American cliff dwellings. Explore them first-hand while learning about the mysterious disappearance of the Anasazi culture that built them.
  • You’ve likely seen Monument Valley. The towering sandstone buttes are iconic of the American West, with many movie appearances. Seeing the area in person with have you gasping with awe.  
  • The immense size of the Grand Canyon will overwhelm your senses. You will have a full day to explore this natural world wonder. See the Canyon from the rim or by optional aerial tour.
  • Day 1 - LAS VEGAS ARRIVAL
  • Day 2 - LAS VEGAS
  • Day 3 - LAS VEGAS - ZION NATIONAL PARK - BRYCE CANYON
  • Day 4 - BRYCE CANYON - MOAB
  • Day 5 - MOAB - CANYONLANDS - MESA VERDE NATIONAL PARK
  • Day 6 - MESA VERDE NATIONAL PARK - MONUMENT VALLEY - GRAND CANYON
  • Day 7 - GRAND CANYON - LAS VEGAS
  • Day 8 - LAS VEGAS DEPARTURE

Arrive in Las Vegas, pick up your car at the airport and proceed to your hotel. Las Vegas Today experience the fun, attractions and the atmosphere of this glittering “Entertainment Capital of the World.” Try your luck at gambling or see one of the famous Las Vegas shows.

Meals Included: Ro

Circus Circus Hotel & Casino

A family favorite Las Vegas resort since its inception, the Circus Circus Resort and Casino is full of family-fun activities. From the thrills of the Adventuredome to the live circus acts right on the casino floor! Learn more about what makes this affordable hotel the best choice for a family vacation to Las Vegas.

Today experience the fun, attractions and the atmosphere of this glittering “Entertainment Capital of the World.” Try your luck at gambling or see one of the famous Las Vegas shows.

Meals Included: Ro

Circus Circus Hotel & Casino

A family favorite Las Vegas resort since its inception, the Circus Circus Resort and Casino is full of family-fun activities. From the thrills of the Adventuredome to the live circus acts right on the casino floor! Learn more about what makes this affordable hotel the best choice for a family vacation to Las Vegas.

Today your adventure begins in earnest. Leave the bright lights of Vegas behind as you travel across the desert to the magnificent Zion National Park. The stunning sandstone cliffs surround you as you explore the majesty of the park. Visitors to Zion park at the Visitor Center and then ride environmentally friendly shuttles through the most scenic areas of the park. There are many hiking trails that allow you to explore at your own pace. Continue to the equally impressive Bryce Canyon where wind and rain have carved spires from the red rocks. This evening we suggest stargazing from your hotel.

Driving Distance: 270 MI / 340 KM

Meals Included: Ro

Bryce View Lodge

The Bryce View Lodge offers the finest in Bryce Canyon lodging. Located next to Bryce Canyon National Park on Highway U-63 in Southern Utah, this perfect Bryce Canyon lodging is nestled at the edge of a pine forest on a high plateau that overlooks the beautiful Bryce Canyon National Park.

Drive into Kodachrome Basin State Park and pass by the Anasazi Indian Village and through Capitol Reef National Park before arriving in the Moab Valley. At Arches National Park see the awesome power of natural erosion.

Driving Distance: 280 MI / 450 KM

Meals Included: Ro

Comfort Inn Green River

Property Location A stay at Comfort Inn Green River places you in the heart of Green River, convenient to John Wesley Powell River History Museum and Green River State Park Golf Course. This hotel is within the region of Crystal Geyser and Swasey's Beach.

Explore the canyons of Canyonlands National Park which took over 300 million years to form. At Mesa Verde National Park see some of the world’s best preserved Native American cliff dwellings.

Driving Distance: 143 MI / 229 KM

Meals Included: Ro

American Holiday Mesa Verde Inn

American Holiday Mesa Verde Inn appreciates your business. They are here to make sure you have a great experience staying. Their friendly staff will be pleased to answer any questions you have about your stay and community. Reserve your room today.If you need help finding the best trails and attractions near the American Holiday Mesa Verde Inn or need suggestions on places to go.

Drive to famous Monument Valley to see its red sandstone spires and monoliths. Continue to the trading post of Cameron and through the Navajo
Indian Reservation to the incredible Grand Canyon.

Driving Distance: 310 MI / 498 KM

Meals Included: Ro

Best Western Pony Soldier Inn & Suites

Their interior corridors are spacious and bright, the perfect welcome for their Flagstaff hotel guests. Whether you're visit is for a local sporting event at the high schools or NAU, or here for NAU move-in or graduation, they're happy to accommodate groups. College graduations and move-ins are a huge deal, and they're committed to making the experience even better.

A full day at leisure to see one of the great natural wonders of the world, the spectacular Grand Canyon, on an optional day trip by air. In form, color, and geological significance, the Grand Canyon of the Colorado River is  unsurpassed. The canyon is 277 miles long, averaging 10 miles in width from rim to rim and is 5,700 feet deep. Enjoy more spectacular impressions of the Grand Canyon before returning via the gigantic Hoover Dam to Las Vegas.

Driving Distance: 280 MI / 450 KM

Meals Included: Ro

Excalibur Hotel and Casino

Excalibur offers everything you expect from a Las Vegas casino, with an extra dose of fun and friendliness. At the castle, you’ll enjoy your favorite slot and table games, an action-packed poker room, full-service race & sports book, and live keno. In addition to casino, amenities include 4 heated pools, a 13,000 square foot spa, a fitness room, and an arcade. There are several restaurants and bars plus live entertainment, including a medieval joust dinner show, Tournament of Kings.

Return your car at the airport before your departure flight.