Utah is one of the best states to go on a vacation because you will find incredible resorts, amazing national and state parks, a variety of restaurants, and even more fun places.
Here at Private Vacations we have made a list of the places you shouldn’t miss.
Attractions in Utah
1. Zion National Park
At Zion National Park, you will find red rock cliffs, waterfalls, and incredible landscapes. This is a good choice for a family reunion because you can do hiking, camping, climbing, and more activities. Don’t forget that it’s required to wear a facemask.
2. Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument
Is a huge area of approximately one million acres. One popular area you must visit is Escalante Canyons Section; you’ll find waterfalls, arches, sculpted slick rocks, and riparian oases.
3. Arches National Park
This park has more than 2,000 natural sandstone arches; don’t forget to visit the Delicate Arch. You will find a mix of landscapes of colors, forms, and textures. This will be a unique experience.
4. Dinosaur National Monument
This park in Utah is ideal for kids and dinosaur lovers. As soon as you enter the park you’ll be able to see many fossils embedded in the rocks. The mix of rocks, fossils, and rivers will provide you a great opportunity for learning and recreation.
5. Bonneville Salt Flats
Is a natural area of 30,000 acres of hard white salt crust, known as the home to test out high-speed vehicles because of how flat it is. Bring your camera!
6. Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park
One of the most unique places in the US. Coral Pink Sand Dunes is one of the best places to drive ATV vehicles and 4x4s. You can also go horseback riding, spot wildlife, camp, and hike. A perfect place for a family vacation.
7. St George
If you love outdoor activities you must visit St George because it has a lot of museums, tourist attractions and national and state parks to visit with your family and friends. If you are looking for some Utah vacation rentals we would like to recommend Coral Spring Resort , which is just 40 minutes from Zion National Park.
8. Red Cliffs National Conservation Area
Located in the north of St George. This area is part of the Red Cliffs Desert Reserve, it has 45,000 acres of public land with 130 miles of non-motorized trails. If you’re a guest from Coral Spring Resort in Utah it’ll only take 15 minutes to drive over.
9. Monument Valley
Located on the Navajo Indian Reservation. You might recognize this scenery because many movies and commercials have been shot in this valley. If you want to explore this park we recommend hiring a guide at the vision center to enjoy it even more.
10. Canyonlands National Park
The largest National Park in Utah, Canyonlands will offer you incredible vistas looking out over carved canyons and beyond to the snow-capped mountains. The park has three sections but the most popular is the Islands in the Sky.
Don’t forget if you want to enjoy all of these places, your best choice is to stay in a Utah vacation rental.
If you want to know more about Private Vacations contact us. We can offer a lot of options for your vacations in Southern Utah.