Arches National Park itinerary is filled with all the can’t-miss locations to help you make the most of your time in the park for a road trip to remember.

Located close to Moab and Canyonlands, Arches NP is famous for its iconic rock formations and offers some of the top rated hikes near Moab.

2 Day Arches National Park Itinerary

Day 1 Catch Sunrise at Balanced Rock

Plan on getting to the park in the dark. Head straight to the Balanced Rock parking lot about halfway through the park

Lunch at a Picnic Area

Arches NP has a few dedicated picnic areas which are a lovely way to enjoy a packed lunch. Consider stopping at the picnic area across the road from Balanced Rock or heading up to Devils Garden, our next recommended stop.

Spend the Afternoon in Devil’s Garden

Spend the afternoon in one of the most popular areas of Arches National Park – Devil’s Garden. The sandstone formations in the area are unlike anything you’ll find anywhere in the world.

Eat Dinner in Moab

There are tons of great places to eat in Moab. Even if you’re a picky eater, you’ll find somewhere good to eat.

Day 2 Watch the Sunrise From Delicate Arch

Delicate Arch is another must-see highlight of Arches National Park. The most famous arch in the park has even made it onto Utah’s license plates.

Double Arch Hike

Is a natural sandstone feature formed over millions of years. The arch is so unique because of the two arches that were created side by side, one larger than the other.

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