9 Day Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon & Zion National Parks

$1579
Land Only
$1749*
Air & Land
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Featured Hotels

Sunday Departure
Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Old Town Scottsdale Scottsdale, AZ
Yavapai Lodge East Grand Canyon Valley, AZ
Courtyard Page at Lake Powell Page, AZ
Holiday Inn Express - Springdale Utah Springdale, UT
Majestic View Lodge Springdale, UT
Tropicana Las Vegas Las Vegas, NV
Wednesday Departure
Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Old Town Scottsdale Scottsdale, AZ
Yavapai Lodge East Grand Canyon Valley, AZ
Courtyard Page at Lake Powell Page, AZ
Holiday Inn Express - Springdale Utah Springdale, UT
Majestic View Lodge Springdale, UT
Tropicana Las Vegas Las Vegas, NV

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2017 Dates & Prices
Dates Air & Land Land Only
$1919* $1739
$1899* $1739
$1869* $1689
$1979* $1789
$1909* $1739
$1909* $1739
$1919* $1739
$2059* $1849
Sun, May 28  (Sold Out) $1899* $1739
$1949* $1789
$1999* $1789
$1979* $1789
$1969* $1789
$1979* $1789
$1979* $1789
$1959* $1789
$2049* $1789
$1999* $1789
$1959* $1789
$1969* $1789
$1959* $1789
$2069* $1899
$1959* $1789
$1959* $1789
$1959* $1789
$1909* $1739
$1859* $1689
$1749* $1579
$1859* $1689
$1779* $1579
$1859* $1689
$1749* $1579
$1779* $1579

*Not Included:
Optional tours and gratuities.


Additional Information:
Land only price does not include arrival/departure transfers. Arrival transfers via hotel shuttle are not included for flights arriving outside the hours of 7:00am to 9:00pm.

Passengers arriving to Phoenix/Scottsdale should select flights that arrive no later than 5:00 pm.


Accommodation Details:
Triple rooms consist of two double/queen beds for three persons; where available, a fee may be charged by the hotel for the addition of a cot/rollaway.

Hotels of similar standard may be substituted on some departures. Click here for a list of hotels by departure date.

Entry Requirements:
Passengers traveling abroad require a passport valid for six months beyond their travel dates. All travelers are responsible to check if a visa is required for all countries on their itinerary. For visa information, check our Visas page.



Is This Trip Right for You?

This moderately active program covers a fair amount of ground each day. Expect from three to four hours walking on some touring days. The pace is moderate, however you will encounter some uneven surfaces, steps and slopes. The altitude in the National Parks varies and may be a consideration for those who have heart conditions or are otherwise affected by height. Hotels in National Parks provide limited amenities.

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Itinerary

DAY 1, Sunday - Arrive in Phoenix, Transfer to Scottsdale
Arrive in Phoenix and transfer to the hotel located in the colorful Old Town of Scottsdale, where the "Old West meets the New West". The Scottsdale/Phoenix area, with its captivating desert setting has inspired artists for generations. This region is also home to acclaimed museums and architectural masterpieces including Frank Lloyd Wright's elegant buildings created from desert rocks and sand. Tonight's Welcome Meeting introduces you to your Tour Manager and the exciting program that awaits you. Continue to a nearby restaurant for a Welcome Dinner with your fellow travelers. Your tour will begin with an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager at approximately 7PM on the day of arrival. We recommend that you select flights which arrive in your destination no later than 5PM on Day 1 of the itinerary or earlier, if possible
Overnight: Scottsdale
Meals: Dinner

DAY 2, Monday - Sedona
Early morning drive to picturesque Sedona, known for its distinctive red sandstone formations, delightful artists' colony and unforgettable scenery. Stop to visit Montezuma Castle, site of the 12th and 13th century Native American cliff dwellings. Here, you will journey back in time at this preserved prehistoric Indian ruin with its excavated treasures from the mysterious Sinagua people of the southwest. Arrive in Sedona with time to explore the town or join the optional fun-filled Pink Jeep tour that takes you to an amazing 2000 feet to the top of the Mongollon Rim. Your afternoon drive takes you through winding Oak Creek Canyon on your way towards the Grand Canyon National Park, carved over millions of years by the Colorado River, considered one of the seven natural wonders of the world. Enjoy an evening at leisure
Optional: Pink Jeep Excursion to Scenic Rim (PM)
Overnight: Grand Canyon
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 3, Tuesday - Grand Canyon, Lake Powell
A memorable day awaits to explore the South Rim of the Grand Canyon with its unrivaled awe-inspiring views and breathtaking beauty. The Grand Canyon is more than a great chasm carved over millennia through the rocks of the Colorado plateau -- it is truly a momentous and unforgettable experience. Almost 280 miles long, the Grand Canyon varies in width from one to eighteen miles, with the Colorado River winding below. As you depart the canyon, stop at the Desert Viewpoint to see the exceptional views, including the Painted Desert - the colors are astounding. Travel to Page, in the Lake Powell region. The rest of the evening is yours to relax or explore Page independently. Perhaps, participate in this evening's optional Native American Dance Performance with dinner - it's definitely a highlight of the area!
Optional: Native American Dance Performance with dinner
Overnight: Page
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 4, Wednesday - Full Day in Page
Enjoy a full day at leisure in Page. Consider joining the thrilling optional excursion to Monument Valley, including lunch. This great valley, with its rugged beauty, boasts sandstone masterpieces that tower at heights of 400 to 1,000 feet, framed by scenic clouds casting shadows that graciously roam the desert floor. Return to your hotel for dinner with the group
Optional: Full Day Excursion to Monument Valley with lunch
Overnight: Page
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 5, Thursday - Bryce Canyon National Park, Springdale
Morning drive to Bryce Canyon, a wondrous land of pines, pinnacles and oddly sculpted formations known as hoodoos, resembling the towers of fairy-tale castles, created by wind and water erosion over eons of time. Magnificent spires tinted with many colors of pink orange and red put on a captivating show as the light changes during the day. The sights are truly a delight for photographers. Perhaps you'll see some of the park's abundant wildlife, including elk, coyotes and much more. After a quick lunch, continue to charming Springdale, located outside Zion National Park. Upon arrival, evening is at leisure
Overnight: Springdale (Zion National Park)
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

DAY 6, Friday - Zion National Park
Today, discover the wonderland of Zion National Park, where red desert rocks splashed with vivid colors mingle with rolling rivers and lush green canyons. Its colorful sandstone canyons and dramatic peaks and cliffs are contrasted by desert oases with abundant pools and cascading waterfalls. Look to the sky -- Zion is home to golden eagles, falcons and the endangered California condor. Highlights also include the famous trio of peaks known as the Three Patriarchs. After lunch at the Zion Lodge, perhaps go for a hike along the rustic trails. Tonight, Farewell Dinner together caps a wonderful journey
Overnight: Springdale (Zion National Park)
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 7, Saturday - Las Vegas
Depart Zion National Park driving through colorful landscapes of the Mojave Desert to glittering Las Vegas. Orientation tour of this super energetic city introduces you to this "city that never sleeps" with its non-stop nightlife and fantasy-themed hotels. Balance of the day is at leisure to discover Las Vegas on your own. Tonight, dine at one of the endless buffets, or trendy restaurants, or, try your luck at the gaming tables or slot machines
Overnight: Las Vegas
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 8, Sunday - Hoover Dam
After breakfast, travel the border between Nevada and Arizona to view one of the biggest and best-known dams in the world, Hoover Dam. Upon arrival, begin a guided tour to learn about one of the modern engineering wonders in the US and a National Historic Landmark. After, take some time to explore the dam at your leisure. Perhaps venture out to the Observation Deck to see the stunningly beautiful Lake Mead. The reservoir covers 550 miles of shoreline and 247 square miles of area which is twice the size of Rhode Island. Return to Las Vegas for an afternoon and evening at leisure
Overnight: Las Vegas
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 9, Monday - Return Home
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 1, Wednesday - Arrive in Phoenix, Transfer to Scottsdale
Arrive in Phoenix and transfer to the hotel located in the colorful Old Town of Scottsdale, where the "Old West meets the New West". The Scottsdale/Phoenix area, with its captivating desert setting has inspired artists for generations. This region is also home to acclaimed museums and architectural masterpieces including Frank Lloyd Wright's elegant buildings created from desert rocks and sand. Tonight's Welcome Meeting introduces you to your Tour Manager and the exciting program that awaits you. Continue to a nearby restaurant for a Welcome Dinner with your fellow travelers. Your tour will begin with an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager at approximately 7PM on the day of arrival. We recommend that you select flights which arrive in your destination no later than 5PM on Day 1 of the itinerary or earlier, if possible
Overnight: Scottsdale
Meals: Dinner

DAY 2, Thursday - Sedona
Early morning drive to picturesque Sedona, known for its distinctive red sandstone formations, delightful artists' colony and unforgettable scenery. Stop to visit Montezuma Castle, site of the 12th and 13th century Native American cliff dwellings. Here, you will journey back in time at this preserved prehistoric Indian ruin with its excavated treasures from the mysterious Sinagua people of the southwest. Arrive in Sedona with time to explore the town or join the optional fun-filled Pink Jeep tour that takes you to an amazing 2000 feet to the top of the Mongollon Rim. Your afternoon drive takes you through winding Oak Creek Canyon on your way towards the Grand Canyon National Park, carved over millions of years by the Colorado River, considered one of the seven natural wonders of the world. Enjoy an evening at leisure
Optional: Pink Jeep Excursion to Scenic Rim (PM)
Overnight: Grand Canyon
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 3, Friday - Grand Canyon, Lake Powell
A memorable day awaits to explore the South Rim of the Grand Canyon with its unrivaled awe-inspiring views and breathtaking beauty. The Grand Canyon is more than a great chasm carved over millennia through the rocks of the Colorado plateau -- it is truly a momentous and unforgettable experience. Almost 280 miles long, the Grand Canyon varies in width from one to eighteen miles, with the Colorado River winding below. As you depart the canyon, stop at the Desert Viewpoint to see the exceptional views, including the Painted Desert - the colors are astounding. Travel to Page, in the Lake Powell region. The rest of the evening is yours to relax or explore Page independently. Perhaps, participate in this evening's optional Native American Dance Performance with dinner - it's definitely a highlight of the area!
Optional: Native American Dance Performance with dinner
Overnight: Page
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 4, Saturday - Full Day in Page
Enjoy a full day at leisure in Page. Consider joining the thrilling optional excursion to Monument Valley, including lunch. This great valley, with its rugged beauty, boasts sandstone masterpieces that tower at heights of 400 to 1,000 feet, framed by scenic clouds casting shadows that graciously roam the desert floor. Return to your hotel for dinner with the group
Optional: Full Day Excursion to Monument Valley with lunch
Overnight: Page
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 5, Sunday - Bryce Canyon National Park, Springdale
Morning drive to Bryce Canyon, a wondrous land of pines, pinnacles and oddly sculpted formations known as hoodoos, resembling the towers of fairy-tale castles, created by wind and water erosion over eons of time. Magnificent spires tinted with many colors of pink orange and red put on a captivating show as the light changes during the day. The sights are truly a delight for photographers. Perhaps you'll see some of the park's abundant wildlife, including elk, coyotes and much more. After a quick lunch, continue to charming Springdale, located outside Zion National Park. Upon arrival, evening is at leisure
Overnight: Springdale (Zion National Park)
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

DAY 6, Monday - Zion National Park
Today, discover the wonderland of Zion National Park, where red desert rocks splashed with vivid colors mingle with rolling rivers and lush green canyons. Its colorful sandstone canyons and dramatic peaks and cliffs are contrasted by desert oases with abundant pools and cascading waterfalls. Look to the sky -- Zion is home to golden eagles, falcons and the endangered California condor. Highlights also include the famous trio of peaks known as the Three Patriarchs. After lunch at the Zion Lodge, perhaps go for a hike along the rustic trails. Tonight, Farewell Dinner together caps a wonderful journey
Overnight: Springdale (Zion National Park)
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 7, Tuesday - Las Vegas
Depart Zion National Park driving through colorful landscapes of the Mojave Desert to glittering Las Vegas. Orientation tour of this super energetic city introduces you to this "city that never sleeps" with its non-stop nightlife and fantasy-themed hotels. Balance of the day is at leisure to discover Las Vegas on your own. Tonight, dine at one of the endless buffets, or trendy restaurants, or, try your luck at the gaming tables or slot machines
Overnight: Las Vegas
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 8, Wednesday - Hoover Dam
After breakfast, travel the border between Nevada and Arizona to view one of the biggest and best-known dams in the world, Hoover Dam. Upon arrival, begin a guided tour to learn about one of the modern engineering wonders in the US and a National Historic Landmark. After, take some time to explore the dam at your leisure. Perhaps venture out to the Observation Deck to see the stunningly beautiful Lake Mead. The reservoir covers 550 miles of shoreline and 247 square miles of area which is twice the size of Rhode Island. Return to Las Vegas for an afternoon and evening at leisure
Overnight: Las Vegas
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 9, Thursday - Return Home
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight
Meals: Breakfast

Virgin Vacations itineraries may contain suggestions for activities for your leisure time; these suggestions do not constitute a recommendation nor an endorsement of any specific service provider and the decision to participate in any such activities should be made independently.

Featured Hotels

Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Old Town Scottsdale Image
Yavapai Lodge East Image
Courtyard Page at Lake Powell Image
Holiday Inn Express - Springdale Utah Image
Tropicana Las Vegas Image
Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Old Town Scottsdale Image
Yavapai Lodge East Image
Courtyard Page at Lake Powell Image
Holiday Inn Express - Springdale Utah Image
Tropicana Las Vegas Image

Optional Tours

Experience the magnificent views of Sedona on this Scenic Rim tour in a Pink Jeep. Ascend an amazing 2000 feet to the very top of the Mogollon Rim. From this vantage point, you’ll see the majestic red rock formations that make Sedona world-famous and extraordinary views of the lowland deserts combined with the Ponderosa Pine forests of the high mountains. Along the trail stop for photos -- it is a photographer’s dream come true!

Details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 1.5 hours.
*This activity is an off road experience and people with difficulty breathing, heart, back or other medical conditions should consider the scenic, paved tour option. Details to be advised locally by your Tour Manager.

Day #2 01 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017 $65.00
Pink Jeep Excursion to Scenic Rim Thumbnail

This evening, enjoy dinner before seeing Historic Native American Dances performed by young Navajo dancers. They will not only dance, but inform you about the interesting culture of the Dine, The Navajo People. You will see different styles of Native American dances, including the traditional hoop dance, in which the performer creates various figures (traditional and modern) out of hoops.

Included are round-trip transfers from your hotel. Approximate tour duration is 3 hours.

Day #3 01 Jan 2017 - 31 Oct 2017 $39.00
Native American Dance Performance with dinner Thumbnail

See the stark beauty of this great valley with its sandstone masterpieces that tower at heights of 400 to 1000 feet, framed by scenic clouds casting shadows that graciously roam the desert floor. These fragile pinnacles of rock are surrounded by miles of mesas and buttes, shrubs, trees and windblown sand, all comprising the magnificent colors of the valley. All of this harmoniously combines to make Monument Valley a truly wondrous experience and an unforgettable day. Start at the Navajo Tribal Park with stops at "The Mittens" and "John Ford’s Point/Three Sisters" Overlooks for fantastic photo opportunities. Learn more about the native craft of rug weaving at a demonstration by Navajo Hogan craftsmen before enjoying a Navajo Taco lunch at Goulding'’s Stagecoach Restaurant. Enjoy some free time to browse through the Goulding's Museum before returning to your hotel. Transfers to and from the hotel are included.

Pick-up details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 8 hours.

Day #4 01 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017 $79.00
Full Day Excursion to Monument Valley with lunch Thumbnail

Experience the magnificent views of Sedona on this Scenic Rim tour in a Pink Jeep. Ascend an amazing 2000 feet to the very top of the Mogollon Rim. From this vantage point, you’ll see the majestic red rock formations that make Sedona world-famous and extraordinary views of the lowland deserts combined with the Ponderosa Pine forests of the high mountains. Along the trail stop for photos -- it is a photographer’s dream come true!

Details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 1.5 hours.
*This activity is an off road experience and people with difficulty breathing, heart, back or other medical conditions should consider the scenic, paved tour option. Details to be advised locally by your Tour Manager.

Day #2 01 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017 $65.00
Pink Jeep Excursion to Scenic Rim Thumbnail

This evening, enjoy dinner before seeing Historic Native American Dances performed by young Navajo dancers. They will not only dance, but inform you about the interesting culture of the Dine, The Navajo People. You will see different styles of Native American dances, including the traditional hoop dance, in which the performer creates various figures (traditional and modern) out of hoops.

Included are round-trip transfers from your hotel. Approximate tour duration is 3 hours.

Day #3 01 Jan 2017 - 31 Oct 2017 $39.00
Native American Dance Performance with dinner Thumbnail

See the stark beauty of this great valley with its sandstone masterpieces that tower at heights of 400 to 1000 feet, framed by scenic clouds casting shadows that graciously roam the desert floor. These fragile pinnacles of rock are surrounded by miles of mesas and buttes, shrubs, trees and windblown sand, all comprising the magnificent colors of the valley. All of this harmoniously combines to make Monument Valley a truly wondrous experience and an unforgettable day. Start at the Navajo Tribal Park with stops at "The Mittens" and "John Ford’s Point/Three Sisters" Overlooks for fantastic photo opportunities. Learn more about the native craft of rug weaving at a demonstration by Navajo Hogan craftsmen before enjoying a Navajo Taco lunch at Goulding'’s Stagecoach Restaurant. Enjoy some free time to browse through the Goulding's Museum before returning to your hotel. Transfers to and from the hotel are included.

Pick-up details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 8 hours.

Day #4 01 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017 $79.00
Full Day Excursion to Monument Valley with lunch Thumbnail