Arches Hiking or Sunset Bus Tours in Arches National Park near Moab, Utah

PLEASE NOTE: Due to road construction in Arches National Park for 2017, we will try our best to include all the stops and sights listed below; however, some closures of parking lots and road delays may make some of them unavailable. 

Join Canyonlands by Night and Day in exploring Arches National Park. Choose from a morning tour called Arches Hike or the Sunset Bus Tour. Each tour is fully narrated with educational information. Tour highlights may include visiting Balanced Rock, the Windows Rock area, and Delicate Arch Vista.

Tours are approximately four hours and include water and snacks.

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Arches Hike Tour Details

Experience an unforgettable beauty of Arches National Park

Hike the majestic views of Arches National Park with a Canyonlands by Night and Day professional guide. From the vehicle, you’ll see views of famous Balanced Rock, Courthouse Towers, La Sal Mountains, Petrified Dunes, and Panorama Point. Your professional guide will access the group and hiking trails may include Balanced Rock, the Windows Section, Delicate Arch Vista (not Delicate Arch). Hikes begin in the morning to take advantage of the cooler mornings. Hikes are moderate, so you should be in average physical condition.

Pricing

Adult (ages 16 and older): $79+ tax

Youth (ages 0 – 15): $55+ tax

Timing

The beginning and ending times for the Arches Hiking Tour varies in the mornings. The tour is approximately four hours and typically operates on Mondays, Tuesdays some Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays throughout the year.

Age Requirements

To qualify for Youth pricing, your child must be between the ages of 0 – 15. Please bring your car seat or booster seat if your child is under the age of 2 and we will put it into the vehicle.

Arches Sunset Bus Tour Details

Experience an unforgettable evening in Moab, Utah in the ideal location—Arches National Park.

Sit back and take in the astounding views as a Canyonlands by Night and Day professional guide drives you through the park. From the vehicle, you’ll see views of famous Balanced Rock, Courthouse Towers, La Sal Mountains, Petrified Dunes, and Panorama Point. You’ll also enjoy short guided walks to the north and south Window Arches, Turret Arch, as well as the overlook to the legendary Delicate Arch. The views only get better as the setting sun paints the surrounding sandstone monoliths and La Sal Mountains spectacular colors.

Pricing

Adult (ages 16 and older): $79+ tax

Youth (ages 0 – 15): $55+ tax

Timing

The beginning and ending times for the Arches Sunset Tour varies with the setting of the sun. The tour is approximately four hours and typically operates on Fridays, and Saturdays throughout the year.

Age Requirements

To qualify for Youth pricing, your child must be between the ages of 0 – 15. Please bring your car seat or booster seat if your child is under the age of 2 and we will put it into the vehicle.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Is the tour in a bus?

Most likely! We have a luxury tour bus we take out for groups of ten or more. For groups of less than ten people, we use a van.

Do I have to pay a park-entrance fee?

The park-entrance fee is included in the Arches Bus Tour price. We cannot use any passes for discounts.

Will we get out of the vehicle?

Absolutely! Your guide will tailor the walking portion of the trip to the group’s needs by determining whether long hikes or a few short hikes are appropriate for the group. You will also get out of the vehicle at several viewpoints.

How long is the tour and what time does it start?

The trip takes about four hours and starting time varies throughout the year.   If you have questions about the exact time the trip will leave on a particular date, please call a Canyonlands by Night and Day reservation specialist at (435) 259-5261 and they will answer all your questions.

Is there a bathroom?

We provide restrooms at our location, which you can use before and after the trip. There are also pit toilets in Arches National Park you can use at certain stops.

What if I get thirsty on the tour?

Drinks and snacks are included complimentary on the tour.

Can I bring a camera?

Absolutely! The Arches Sunset Bus Tour is fantastic for pictures. Photographers love the Golden Hour, which is one hour after dawn and one hour before sunset, and will typically set their photo shoots during this time to catch the amazing colors. Bring lots of batteries, storage cards, or film!

Is there a cancelation policy?

Yes. You must cancel 48 hours prior to departure to receive a partial refund; otherwise your tour fee is non-refundable.

I have difficulty walking; will there be a lot of walking?

Both tours include stops along the way in which we walk short distances to overlooks and there are short hikes included in the tour. More hiking is done on the Arches Hiking Tour. If you don’t feel comfortable getting out of the vehicle, it is not required. If you have questions, please contact a reservation specialist at (435) 259-5261.

Our guide on the Arches Sunset Bus Tour was a wealth of information. Our guide took us to places in Arches we would have never found on our own. The tour was enjoyable, fun, and also a learning experience. We will talk about it for a long time.

—Elizabeth Brown

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About

Canyonlands By Night & Day is a family-owned tour company on the banks of the Colorado River near Moab, Utah! We’ve been providing guests with experiences of a lifetime in the Canyonlands area since 1963.

Contact

Toll-Free Reservations: (800) 394-9978
Local Reservations: (435) 259-BOAT

1861 N Hwy 191
Moab, UT 84532

Located north of the Colorado River bridge at the Old Mission Store