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Arches

Arches National Park Tour

Description

Arches National Park is home to the highest concentration of natural stone arches in the world. With Shaka Guide you'll learn about the history and geology of this park, while you visit its most famous sites.

Here are just a few of the fun things you can do on the tour!

• Visit Landscape Arch - America’s longest arch!
• Hike Delicate Arch Trail
• Take in miles of views from Panorama Point
• Discover the Garden of Eden to see mini arches, arches that are still being formed and more

*Between April and October you must make an advance reservation to visit the park. Learn more in our FAQ’s below*

*This tour is available in both Classic and Reverse options - check out of FAQ’s below to learn more.*

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO:

Recommended Start Time: Before 8:00 a.m.
Tour Starting Point(s): Utah state highway 191 a half mile north or south of the park entrance
Time to complete: 4+ hours

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​Features

  • Views

  • Hikes

  • Storytelling

Tour Stops

  • The Visitor Center

    The Visitor Center

  • Park Avenue

    Park Avenue

  • La Sal Mountains Viewpoint

    La Sal Mountains Viewpoint

  • Courthouse Towers

    Courthouse Towers

  • Petrified Dunes

    Petrified Dunes

  • Panorama Point

    Panorama Point

  • Delicate Arch Viewpoint

    Delicate Arch Viewpoint

  • Salt Valley Overlook

    Salt Valley Overlook

  • Fiery Furnace

    Fiery Furnace

  • Landscape Arch

    Landscape Arch

  • Moab Fault

    Moab Fault

  • Balanced Rock

    Balanced Rock

  • Garden of Eden

    Garden of Eden

  • Pothole Arch

    Pothole Arch

  • Sand Dune Arch, Broken Arch, & Tower Arch

    Sand Dune Arch, Broken Arch, & Tower Arch

  • Skyline Arch

    Skyline Arch

  • Windows Primitive Loop

    Windows Primitive Loop

  • Delicate Arch

    Delicate Arch

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Arches National Park Tour

Tour FAQ’s

Where does the Arches National Park Tour go?

This tour has a total of 17 stops in the park. Check out the itinerary here for a complete list of stops and if you’re looking for more information to help plan your trip, here’s what you need to know before you go! 

How do I book an advance reservation to enter Arches National Park?

You can learn more about advance reservations to Arches National Park here: https://www.nps.gov/arch/planyourvisit/timed-entry-pilot.htm. Please note, entry to the park is time, which means you will only be able to visit during your allotted time slot. You can make a reservation here. 

What should I pack for the Arches National Park Tour?

  • Sneakers
  • Hiking clothes
  • Water bottle
  • Bug spray
  • Sunscreen
  • Sun glasses and/or hat
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Snacks
  • Cash
  • Car charger *VERY IMPORTANT*
  • Phone mount
  • First aid kit

What should I budget for the Arches National Park tour?

  • $30 per car for the Scenic Drive
  • $15-$20 per person for Lunch
  • $10-$20 per person for gifts/souvenirs at the Visitor Center 
  • $2.00 per vehicle for advance reservation fee (April- October) 

What are the park hours in the Arches National Park tour?

The park is open 24 hours a day but the visitor center is open 7:30 am to 6:00 pm April - September, 8:00 am to October - early November, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm December - March.

Can I join the Arches National Park tour en route?

Yes! Feel free to join the tour along the route. Just make sure that you follow the numbers in chronological order from where you are starting from.  If you don’t begin at one of the tour starting points you’ll miss a few stories, but you’ll still have a great experience. 

Can I take the Arches National Park tour in the opposite direction?

Yes, this tour has a Classic and Reverse option. In the Classic version, you’ll start just outside the park’s entrance and make stops along the scenic drive. The Reverse option also starts outside the park, but you’ll drive all the way to the end of the scenic drive and make stops on your way back! The stops on both tours are the same. 

Other Questions about the Arches National Park tour? Contact us!

​​Still have questions? Send us an email at aloha@shakaguide.com  or give us a call on 1-888-250-2261.

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