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Location: Las Vegas

Day 1 - 29 Aug 2019

Bally's Hotel & Casino

Las Vegas, Bally's Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas, Bally's Hotel & Casino

Content: We arrived to Las Vegas, got an Uber from the Airport to the Hotel Ballys. We had a suit room with the bathtub in the middle of the room. Really amazing place to stay. $450/night unless you will get a deal.

Location: Paradise

Day 2 - 30 Aug 2019

It's Vegas, Baby!

Paradise, It's Vegas, Baby!

Content: We had a breakfast in bed at the hotel, walked on the Strip and got our rental car for the trip.

Location: Hurricane

Day 2 - 30 Aug 2019

Canyon Overlook Trail

Hurricane, Canyon Overlook Trail
Hurricane, Canyon Overlook Trail
Hurricane, Canyon Overlook Trail

Content: First stop - Zion National park and Canyon overlook trail. We have national park pass for this trip that annually cost $80, so we used it in all the parks. Parking is very limited, so you need to get to the trail early or be lucky to park as you can’t wait for people to leave.

Canyon Overlook Trail

Hurricane, Canyon Overlook Trail

Content: Trail is beautiful and leads to the overlook to the valley. This hike is very easy 1 mile out and back with almost no elevation, this is why it is really popular

Location: Unknown

Day 2 - 30 Aug 2019

Zion National Park

Unknown, Zion National Park

Content: We were driving to the park from one side to another to explore beautiful views around. Drive from Vegas to Zion is about 3h

Location: Bryce Canyon National Park

Day 2 - 30 Aug 2019

Inspiration Point

Bryce Canyon National Park, Inspiration Point

Content: 2nd park of the day is Bryce Canyon National Park. Drive from Zion is 1.5h, so we got there early enough to do one hike before sunset. Inspirational point has a view of the whole canyon and it is very spectacular

Location: Bryce Canyon

Day 2 - 30 Aug 2019

Navajo Loop Trail

Bryce Canyon, Navajo Loop Trail
Bryce Canyon, Navajo Loop Trail
Bryce Canyon, Navajo Loop Trail
Bryce Canyon, Navajo Loop Trail
Bryce Canyon, Navajo Loop Trail
Bryce Canyon, Navajo Loop Trail

Content: The hike we did is sunrise to sunset point - Navajo Loop. We went down the Wall Street and up to the Sunset point

Sunset Point

Bryce Canyon, Sunset Point
Bryce Canyon, Sunset Point
Bryce Canyon, Sunset Point
Bryce Canyon, Sunset Point
Bryce Canyon, Sunset Point
Bryce Canyon, Sunset Point

Content: This is the best spot to see the sunset of course.

Location: Bicknell

Day 2 - 30 Aug 2019

Curry Pizza

Bicknell, Curry Pizza

Content: This was not too bad for the place that is in the middle of nowhere. At least it was open at 10pm

Location: Torrey

Day 2 - 30 Aug 2019

Austin’s Chuck Wagon Motel

Torrey, Austin’s Chuck Wagon Motel

Content: This hotel is $150 per night. It has a pool and beautiful view of the canyons around. Drive from Bryce to the City Torrey is 2h

Location: Torrey

Day 3 - 31 Aug 2019

Austin's Chuckwagon General Store and Lodge

Torrey, Austin's Chuckwagon General Store and Lodge

Content: In the morning you can actually see the view - main reason to stay here

Capitol Reef National Park

Torrey, Capitol Reef National Park

Content: 15 min drive Hard to believe that all of this was under the water a long time ago. Entrance fee - $20 per car

Panorama Point

Torrey, Panorama Point

Content: This point is near the visitor center. This park is big and it is nice that you can just drive around among those giant formations.

Location: Capitol Reef National Park

Day 3 - 31 Aug 2019

Capitol Gorge Trail

Capitol Reef National Park, Capitol Gorge Trail
Capitol Reef National Park, Capitol Gorge Trail

Content: 20 min drive Scenic drive down the gorge. It’s a dirt road, but well maintained

Location: Caineville

Day 3 - 31 Aug 2019

Mesa Farm Market

Caineville, Mesa Farm Market

Content: 45 min drive There are always things to see on the side of the road in Utah. This formation is near Hanksville

Location: Moab

Day 3 - 31 Aug 2019

Balanced Rock

Moab, Balanced Rock

Content: 2 hr drive Arches has many interesting rocks, you can see this one from the road Entrance fee - $30 per car

Double Arch

Moab, Double Arch

Content: One of our favorite stops, you can walk a mile around this area and see 3 famous formations: Double arch, Turret Arch, and the Window arches

Double Arch

Moab, Double Arch

Content: Closer view

Location: Arches National Park

Day 3 - 31 Aug 2019

Turret Arch

Arches National Park, Turret Arch

Content: Be careful in the heat, bring lots of water for desert hikes

Delicate Arch

Arches National Park, Delicate Arch

Content: The most famous arch. It’s a 5 mile hike and can be difficult in the heat. It’s a perfect spot for sunset.

Location: Moab

Day 3 - 31 Aug 2019

Hoodoo Moab, Curio Collection by Hilton

Moab, Hoodoo Moab, Curio Collection by Hilton

Content: Can’t go wrong at Hilton. Having breakfast ready in the morning saves time to see more sights 😁

Location: Halchita

Day 4 - 1 Sep 2019

Forrest Gump Point

Halchita, Forrest Gump Point

Content: 2 hr 15 min drive Beautiful road scene in the desert made famous by the movie Forrest Gump

Location: Mexican Hat

Day 4 - 1 Sep 2019

Mexican Hat Rock

Mexican Hat, Mexican Hat Rock

Content: Right next to Forrest Gump point is a rock that looks like a traditional sombrero

Location: Oljato-Monument Valley

Day 4 - 1 Sep 2019

Monument Valley

Oljato-Monument Valley, Monument Valley

Content: 30 min drive This land is owned by the Navajo nation and they have many examples of traditional jewelry and crafts in addition to the spectacular scenery Entrance fee - $20 up to 4 people, $6 per additional

Location: Monument Valley

Day 4 - 1 Sep 2019

Monument Valley Visitors Center

Monument Valley, Monument Valley Visitors Center

Content: Tribal crafts in the visitors center

Location: Winslow

Day 4 - 1 Sep 2019

West Mitten Butte

Winslow, West Mitten Butte
Winslow, West Mitten Butte
Winslow, West Mitten Butte
Winslow, West Mitten Butte
Winslow, West Mitten Butte

Content: More scenes from the tour

Location: Monument Valley

Day 4 - 1 Sep 2019

John Ford's Point

Monument Valley, John Ford's Point
Monument Valley, John Ford's Point
Monument Valley, John Ford's Point
Monument Valley, John Ford's Point

Content: The monuments are truly amazing

Location: Oljato-Monument Valley

Day 4 - 1 Sep 2019

Monument Valley

Oljato-Monument Valley, Monument Valley
Oljato-Monument Valley, Monument Valley

Content: Some views from Monument Valley seen on a jeep tour Tour cost - $40 per person

Location: Monument Valley

Day 4 - 1 Sep 2019

Artists Point

Monument Valley, Artists Point
Monument Valley, Artists Point
Monument Valley, Artists Point

Content: A great stop on the tour

The Thumb

Monument Valley, The Thumb

Content: Another formation

Location: Lake Powell

Day 4 - 1 Sep 2019

Antelope Point Marina

Lake Powell, Antelope Point Marina
Lake Powell, Antelope Point Marina

Content: 2 hr 15 min We planned on a boat tour, but it was full. We decided to go swimming and relax instead :) Boat tour costs $50 Entrance fee to Marina is $25 per vehicle

Location: Marble Canyon

Day 4 - 1 Sep 2019

Marble Canyon Lodge

Marble Canyon, Marble Canyon Lodge

Content: Drive from the marina was 1h. Hotel near Page. Price $130/night. We didn’t have great experience there as few bathrooms were flooded in the middle of the night. We would recommend to make it to Page and stay in the better place

Location: Marble Canyon

Day 5 - 2 Sep 2019

Marble Canyon Lodge

Marble Canyon, Marble Canyon Lodge

Content: Even though hotel is bad, views are very nice.

Location: Grand Canyon Village

Day 5 - 2 Sep 2019

Grand Canyon National Park (North Rim)

Grand Canyon Village, Grand Canyon National Park (North Rim)
Grand Canyon Village, Grand Canyon National Park (North Rim)
Grand Canyon Village, Grand Canyon National Park (North Rim)
Grand Canyon Village, Grand Canyon National Park (North Rim)

Content: Drive from Marble Canyon to Grand Canyon is 1h 45 mins.

Location: North Rim

Day 5 - 2 Sep 2019

Imperial Point

North Rim, Imperial Point
North Rim, Imperial Point
North Rim, Imperial Point

Content: This is our first time in North Rim which is less popular, but we liked it way better. Hikes around are flat and short and they have nice picnic areas with the views

Location: Las Vegas

Day 5 - 2 Sep 2019

The Las Vegas Strip

Las Vegas, The Las Vegas Strip

Content: This was the longest drive of the trip, from North Rim back to Vegas - 4.5h

Location: Paradise

Day 5 - 2 Sep 2019

Venetian Venezia Tower Suites

Paradise, Venetian Venezia Tower Suites

Content: This is our favorite place in Las Vegas. The most beautiful hotel - Venetian. Prices depends on the day of the week or season, but on average $200/night

Location: Las Vegas

Day 6 - 3 Sep 2019

The Venetian Las Vegas

Las Vegas, The Venetian Las Vegas
Las Vegas, The Venetian Las Vegas
Las Vegas, The Venetian Las Vegas
Las Vegas, The Venetian Las Vegas
Las Vegas, The Venetian Las Vegas

Content: The best way to relax after the long trip and lots of driving is to eat nice food and chill half a day by the pool before returning back home.