National Parks State: Utah from North to South – Day 8: The last park on your way home

Today offers: an early rise, the plant life of Zion National Park, views of the bright red rocks and of course, an evening at a Mexican restaurant, followed by a rest in a hotel. Last night before the road to Lag Vegas.
National Parks State: Utah from North to South

Trip duration: 10 days

Alexander Popov


Breakfast Spots, Diners, American Restaurants

The cozy diner, where you can have a hearty breakfast with delicious pancakes or bacon and eggs, is open around the clock. So, even if you want to come here early in the morning, you could be assured of delicious food and good service. You need to have plenty of food for the day in Zion Park. Many dishes from the facility menu are perfect for lunch in nature.

Zion National Park

National Parks

Located in southern Utah, Zion National Park is known for its views of green valleys and bright red rocks. By the way, this is one of the largest and most visited parks in the United States, so it is best to pre-plan a route on the map, take plenty of water and comfortable shoes. Of course, you can always navigate on the spot: the park offers various routes for tourists, from light walking for a few hours to climbing on rocks and boat trips. The official site of the park contains currently relevant information abouth paths closed due to rock fall, location of herds of deer graze, and routes looking most attractive in a particular season.

The INN at St. George

Angel's Landing

Scenic Lookouts

The observation deck, which offers a stunning view of the contrasts of the green forest and the majestic red rocks. Part of ascent can go only along a walking path on an open, sunny terrain, therefore, take plenty of water with you and not forget about hats and sunscreen before climbing.

Costa Vida

Mexican Restaurants, Fast Food Restaurants

After a long day in nature, you need to recover and a restaurant of Mexican cuisine, which diversifies your daily diet and adds a great deal of zest, is perfect for this.