The Southwestern region of the United States has often been called the most beautiful and varied in the world. With intricate cliffs and canyons, towers, mesas and distinctive red sandstone contrasting against deep blue skies and distant mountain peaks, this spectacular landscape delights the senses and inspires an urge to explore. On this adventure you’ll visit three of Utah’s National Parks and one superb National Monument, encompassing some of the most wondrous and unique landscapes in the Southwest. You will hike, cycle and more through this beautiful country, getting to know the native cultures that have called the Southwest home for generations—plus, you’ll stay in some of the finest lodges in the region.
Trip designed by Travel Expert Annik Boulva
Set out on a ride through Zion National Park to the impressive Temple of Sinewava. Tonight, explore the artsy flair of the local shops in downtown Springdale.
Choose your adventure today; hike the world-famous Virgin Narrows, or take on the challenge of Angel’s Landing. Then, take an exciting off-road journey to the top of a nearby mesa for an astounding sunset dinner.
Depart Springdale and head for Bryce Canyon National Park and its whimsically arranged rocks. Take your choice of hike among your new spectacular surroundings.
Today’s route takes us along scenic Highway 12 in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, which boasts some of the best views in the area. Dinner will be a farm-to-table extravaganza at the highly acclaimed Hell's Backbone Grill.
Venture into Capitol Reef National Park, where you'll cycle the Scenic Drive road among a rainbow of rock, and picnic alongside the Fremont River. Later you'll stand triumphantly atop the Cassidy Arch, named after the (in)famous Butch Cassidy.
Enjoy breakfast with a view in Torrey before taking the shuttle to Salt Lake City International Airport to begin your travels home. If you're keen to continue, inquire about a two-night post-trip to Moab!VIEW MAP CLOSE Want to see a full
In a word: everything. In ninety words? Signature B&R guides; local experts; unique, unforgettable biking and walking routes; private tours; authentic local cuisine; lessons and demonstrations; local artisanal wines; wine tastings; all victuals and libations; all the endorphins you can handle; new insight; interesting, fun and like-minded travel companions; a feeling of total freedom. In short: an extraordinary, hassle-free journey of discovery.