#10 wallet-friendly trips destination
Salt Lake City
34% less than average North American trip cost
You're going to love Salt Lake City
Salt Lake City offers a unique blend of history, scenery and modern tourist attractions with plenty of opportunities to spend time outside – from world-class slopes at ski resorts like Snowbird to gorgeous mountains with hikeable trails like Ensign Peak.
Salt Lake City is great for family, adventure & nature.
For an easy, kid-friendly hike, head to Ensign Peak. It starts behind the Capitol building and takes you up 350 feet of well-marked trail. At the top you’ll be rewarded with a spectacular city view.
largest city in the United States
Getting to Salt Lake City
It's less than 10 miles from the airport to the city center. Take the TRAX/light rail Green Line from the airport and you'll be downtown in about 20 minutes.
Median airfare by month
$267 Median airfare from US to Salt Lake City in January
Median airfare by time before departure
$279 Median airfare 1 month before departure date
Staying in Salt Lake City
For eclectic galleries, local boutiques and lively cocktail bars, staying in the Sugar House area is pretty sweet. Get all of the above, plus a sprawling 110-acre park complete with trails, lakes and forest.
Median hotel rate by month
$119 Median January hotel rate
Median hotel rate by night
$99 Median Sunday hotel rate
Wallet-Friendly Salt Lake City hotels
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Salt Lake City Downtown
8.5 Excellent | $98+View deal
When in Salt Lake City
Must-see in Salt Lake City
Utah State Capitol
Salt Lake Temple
This is the Place Heritage Park
Weather in Salt Lake City
30° Average temperature in January
Eating in Salt Lake City
What should you order while you’re in Salt Lake City?
When in Utah, be sure to order a side of fry sauce. The condiment is a mixture of ketchup and mayo, and it’s a staple in SLC.
What you’ll expect to pay (USD)
Nice dinner for 2
Standard tip for good service
Where to eat in Salt Lake City