Salt Lake City, Utahs capital, is the gateway to five of Americas most popular national parks: Zion, Arches, Canyonlands, Capital Reef, and Bryce Canyon. With its massive red-walled canyons and towering sandstone spires, Utah is a land like no other. No wonder so many movies have been filmed here.
What is special about Salt Lake City?
Salt Lake City, the capital of Utah, is a young and dynamic city, home to natural, historic, and religious attractions, along with nearby skiing and mountain-based adventures. Some of the top sites in Salt Lake City can be found in the downtown area, including Temple Square and the Mormon Temple.
Is it worth visiting Salt Lake City?
Re: Salt Lake City worth a visit? Salt Lake City itself is definitely worth a day between Temple Square area, the Capitol, the Planetarium, the City Creek, Liberty Park, the Tracy Aviary, all the restaurants to choose from, the Natural History Museum etc.
Whats Utah famous for?
The state is known for its skiing, with the mountains near Salt Lake City collecting an average of 500 inches of snow per year, as well as for the Sundance Film Festival, one of the worlds premiere independent film festivals, staged each January in Park City.