Zion National Park in Las Vegas

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If you are looking for a unique vacation in Las Vegas, then a day trip to Zion National Park may be the ideal idea. You can enjoy the natural beauty of Zion National Park while getting a taste of Sin City's nightlife. In addition to seeing the national park, the trip can also include stops at Lake Powell and Antelope Canyon.

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To get to the park, you can take a scenic drive north from Las Vegas. The drive is about 160 miles and takes two to three hours. Begin your journey by hopping on Interstate 15 heading north from Las Vegas. From there, take the 10 mile Scenic Byway through Valley of Fire State Park.

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There are a number of ways to get to Zion National Park. You can take a half-day tour that includes transportation from Las Vegas, a boxed lunch, and a tour of the park. Another option is to take a three-day package, which includes Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon, and Monument Valley. The tour includes a picnic lunch and stops at some beautiful overlooks.

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Zion National Park is a beautiful and diverse park. The park has a long history of people living in the area. The park has been home to the Anasazi people, Paiute Indians, and Mormon settlers. In addition, the park is home to many beautiful species of flowers and animals. In particular, you'll find the Sego lily and the columbine.

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Zion National Park is located about two and a half-hour drive from Las Vegas. It's a beautiful area and ideal for hiking. The drive is not difficult, but you'll need some extra time. If you're not used to driving long distances, you can opt for a guided tour of Zion National Park. The tour will pick you up from your hotel.

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When visiting Zion National Park, make sure to bring plenty of water and snacks. You'll need them, especially if you're planning to take a hike. The tour guide will recommend activities based on your fitness level. You should also bring snacks and water if you plan to hike for a long time.