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Salt Lake City, UT

About Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City (SLC) is the capital and biggest city in the state of Utah, providing an endless array of activities for visitors to enjoy.

This city, and the whole state of Utah, has a strong connection with Mormon culture. One of the most popular sites to see in SLC is Temple Square, which is the headquarters for the church and home to the oldest temples of the church. You can learn more about the church and the history of SLC by visiting the Pioneer Memorial Museum, the Family History Library, the Beehive House, and the State Capitol.

You will find a plethora of restaurants, cafes, museums, galleries, shops, and more throughout the city.

The area around Salt Lake City boasts fascinating environmental features. You can visit the Great Salt Lakes, drive along the Bonneville Salt Flats, explore the Timpanogos Cave, and relax in the natural Living Room after a hike.

Aerial view of Utah State Capitol from the top of LDS Church Office Building in Salt Lake City Utah USA. from Tumbleweed Travel
Downtown Salt Lake City skyline Utah in USA from Tumbleweed Travel


  • Take a day trip to the Great Salt Lakes
  • See a movie at the Redwood Drive-In Movie Theatre
  • Learn about the history and culture of the Mormon religion
  • Hunt for antiques at Euro Treasures
  • See the symphony at Abravanel Hall


Type: City

Season: Spring, Summer, Fall

Climate: Desert

Airport(s): Salt Lake City

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