Winter Wonderland

USA Winter Vacations in the National Parks of the West – Tour the famous U.S. National Parks in Winter

Experience the most famous National Parks on a winter vacation without the summer crowds. Witness unforgettable sunrises and sunsets – a fantastic opportunity for photography and nature enthusiasts!

Choose this rare winter vacation opportunity and travel with a small international group through the Western part of the USA. This winter tour will be guided by a local driver/guide, experienced with the National Parks and western winter conditions in the West. Let yourself be inspired by the magical winter landscape at Bryce Canyon, Arches, Grand Canyon, Canyonlands and Zion National Parks and other, less visited, natural treasures.

These winter national park tours, leading through the most famous parks in the western USA, are carefully tailored to the needs of a small group tour with no more than 10 participants. You will enjoy natural wonders on walks, hikes or snowshoe outings in peaceful winter landscapes, without the tourist crowds of the summer months.

snow shoes, Bryce canyon in winter

Snow shoes for a hike in Bryce Canyon National Park

Highlights on our winter vacations small group tour – click on images for more information:

Arches National Park

Arches National Park

Durango-Silverton Railroad


Sunrise at Mesa Arch, Canyonlands N.P.

Canyonlands N.P.

Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon N.P.

Top Attractions on the Winter Small Group Travel Tour “Winter Wonderland”

  • Enjoy winter landscapes and nature’s silence in the Western U.S. National Parks including Arches, Canyonlands, Zion, Bryce and Grand Canyon.
  • Take pictures at sunrise and sunset at reasonable day times thanks to short winter days. Soft winter and snow covered colorful rocks offer a unique perspective.
  • Optional winter activities include snowshoe walks, dog sled adventures, romantic sleigh rides, snowmobile excursions and a historic steam train ride through magical snowy landscape.
  • Experience the Wild West and Gold Rush days in Durango, Colorado.
  • Learn about native cultures by touring Mesa Verde National Park and Pipe Springs National Monument.
  • Visit Monument Valley, a geological wonderland and the site of many western movies.
  • See stunning architecture and amazing lights in Las Vegas.

All Tour Dates and Rates

Route Map National Parks Winter Vacation

map National Parks Winter Vacation

View the Daily Schedule Itinerary 15 Days / 14 Nights

Winter Vacations in the National Parks: Dates and Rates 2022

Las Vegas – National Parks – Las Vegas

Sat, Jan 6 – Sat, Jan 20, 2024
Sat, Febr. 3 – Sat, Febr. 17, 2024

Can be combined with Yellowstone Winter or California Winter.

Price – 15 days / 14 nights

Per Person, Double Room $4680
Single Room up charge, $1030


“Our Winter Wonderland Adventure lived up to our expectations and more. Helen, your knowledge, through research and planning provided us with a wonderful opportunity to experience the beauty and wilderness of so many diverse and incredible places. The highlight for us was to see Bryce Canyon wearing it’s “Winter Clothes”!”

-Julia, Len and Rick, Australia 2018

Please contact us for more information about the Winter Wonderland Tour!

Winter Wonderland Travel Tour Schedule

winter vacations tour schedule

The interactive schedule will provide you with details about every location we visit in Nevada, Utah, Colorado and Arizona on our small group winter vacation. We describe the main attractions, as well as smaller features of particular interest which you may not have heard of. With information about parks, monuments and cities, you will know what to expect and prepare for on the tour.

Comfortable accommodations while on your Winter National Parks tour:

Travel Dream West has carefully chosen hotels for their charm, uniqueness and great service. We stay in small communities where you will have a chance to get to know the locals. Our small group tours also feature some special accommodations chosen for their originality and historical importance. The first and last night is spent in Las Vegas, Nevada. We are happy to assist you with booking additional nights, and we encourage you to arrive a day in advance to get to know Las Vegas, the entertainment capitol of the U.S.

Some hotels we are staying at while traveling on the Winter Wonderland tour:

Cameron Trading Post Lodge

Cameron Trading Post

Alexis Park Resort

Alexis Resort

Parry Lodge, Kanab

Parry Lodge

Ruby's Inn, Bryce Canyon

Ruby’s Inn

Take a look at other Travel Dream West small group tours by clicking on one of the images below:

Yellowstone Winter Adventure

Yellowstone Winter Adventure

California Winter Tour

California Winter Tour

Wild West Yellowstone Tour

Wild West Yellowstone

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Pacific Northwest Explorer

Western Wonderland

Western Wonderland

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North America Wildlife Tour - Yellowstone NP

Yellowstone – Wildlife Expedition