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Zion Canyon Scenic Drive: Tours & Tickets

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A popular drive within Zion National Park.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a really lovely drive through the park, and you will have to do it if you are using the East Exit instead of just coming through Springvale. It is very busy during the peak hours of the day, but, if you can manage,...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Steve M
Reviewed 4 days ago

The highway is Hwy. 9 between Mt. Carmel and Zion National Park. More switchbacks than you can count, a long tunnel, heavy traffic and even a herd of big-horns. Exciting - especially at dusk!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank dspurlin2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is hard to put in words how spectacular the views at each turn. The colors of the rocks in the morning were fantastic.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Zion Park is incredibly beautiful. We arrived at noon on a Saturday in October. Traffic was very heavy. There was no parking available at the Visitors center as the lot was already full. We were told to park in Springdale and take the shuttle into...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You must ride the free Zion shuttle to access this scenic drive. It leads to many of the beautiful trails in the park. It is a must do. We rode this route twice, two days in a row. Do it!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank joaniemaria
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I took a tour bus that drove us through the park. It is absolutely gorgeous and amazing to behold throughout the entire trip! Sites you will never forget. Breathtaking beauty!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Yolo1962
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful, exciting, geologically interesting and possibly one of the most beautiful places we've been int he states

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've visited several National Parks and Monuments. This one takes the prize. Our heads were on a swivel. Fortunately, we were on a bus tour so we could take in all the sights.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank wrpupkis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The park is breathtaking! The best way to describe the beautiful rocks is massive. The best way to see it is to take the shuttle bus on the scenic drive. Each stop provides views that are different from the one before it. From Spring thru...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Cathy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The drive is beautiful. We went horseback riding in the canyon with a guide. The ride was easy, horses were gentle the guide was knowledgeable

Date of experience: September 2019
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Linda D
23 September 2019|
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Response from iconions | Reviewed this property |
You are not allowed to drive through the main canyon - you must take the shuttle from March-November. During the winter, you would be able to drive through the main canyon. Should you have mobility issues, you can apply at... More
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968kapill
23 September 2019|
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Response from sgaerber | Reviewed this property |
There was no charge for the scenic route. The only charge is when you pass through the national park. I can’t recall off the top of my head if you have to pass through the park to get to the scenic route or not. If so, there... More
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ELKW
24 March 2019|
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Response from SallyDrac | Reviewed this property |
I drove thru by car. I do believe the bus was running when I visited.
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