A successful marketing campaign in the USA has seen Utah’s iconic National Parks of Canyonlands, Arches, Capitol Reef, Bryce Canyon and Zion become the focal point of Visit Utah’s tourism marketing strategy, luring Australian visitors to explore Utah’s Mighty 5® national parks.
Brand USA recently announced since 2006 the number of Australians heading to the United States each year has more than doubled to 1.2 million, while the US government projects Australian arrivals will rise by another 25 per cent by 2019.
Keen to see Australians expand beyond traditional cities in the USA, Visit Utah is showcasing unique itineraries through The Mighty 5® national parks with options for couples, and families to enjoy exploring the great outdoors.
Itineraries developed by Australians leading tour operators include sightseeing hoodoos and rock formations, river rafting, mule riding, hiking and star gazing.
Adventure World is offering a National Parks Walk of the Southwest USA including Canyonlands, Zion, Bryce Canyon, and Arches National Parks from $3043 including 9 nights hotel accommodation, transport by private vehicle, and services of two professional tour guides for hiking.
In the escorted category Scenic Tours is offering all inclusive luxury coach tour from $4695 for 8 days including a tour director, airport transfers, sightseeing throughout Zion National Park and Bryce Canyon plus a cowboy dinner show for more details see:
Showcasing the lure of The Mighty 5® Visit Utah has produced a teaser video highlighting the best of each park’s key attributes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QlKOcyf915M
For additional information on travelling to The Mighty 5® see www.VisitUtah.com or contact your local travel agent.
Home to five national parks, The Mighty 5®, 43 state parks, seven national monuments, two national recreation areas and “The Greatest Snow on Earth®,” Utah represents the best of both the Rocky Mountains and the Desert Southwest. Whether it’s heart-thumping downhill skiing, picturesque fly fishing, gravity-defying rock climbing, serene bird watching, thrill-seeking white water rafting or just communing with nature, Utah has it all – holding true to the state’s “Life Elevated®” brand.