32 days in Arizona Itinerary

32 days in Arizona Itinerary

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32 days in Arizona Itinerary

Winnipeg
Fly:  9​h 45​min
Cottonwood
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Flagstaff
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Petrified Forest National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Chinle
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Page
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Supai
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Prescott
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  8​h 45​min
Winnipeg

3
days
Cottonwood

Cottonwood ©
Cottonwood serves as a base for exploring the Verde Valley.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Tonto Natural Bridge State Park and Historic Old Town Cottonwood. Escape the urban bustle at Doe Mountain Trail and Boynton Canyon Trail. Go for a jaunt from Cottonwood to Sedona to see Broken Arrow Trail about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: learn about winemaking at Page Springs Cellars, look and learn at Sedona Star Gazing, and get a taste of the local shopping with Jerome Artists Cooperative Gallery.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Cottonwood trip itinerary maker website .

Winnipeg, Canada to Cottonwood is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Winnipeg in July, expect Cottonwood to be a bit warmer, temps between 40°C and 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Cottonwood

#Parks, #Trails, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Sedona, Cornville, Tonto Natural Bridge State Park, Jerome Artists Cooperative Gallery
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Tonto Natural Bridge State Park ©
Tonto Natural Bridge State Park
Page Springs Cellars ©
Page Springs Cellars

5
days
Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Get outdoors at Lava River Cave and Arizona Snowbowl. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Riordan Mansion State Historic Park and Coconino National Forest. When in Flagstaff, make a side trip to see Elephant Rocks at Williams in Williams, approximately 1h 05 min away. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Historic Downtown and Railroad District, contemplate the geological forces at San Francisco Peaks, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Mother Road Brewing Company, and have fun at Flagstaff Extreme.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Flagstaff trip tool .

Drive from Cottonwood to Flagstaff in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Cottonwood in July: high temperatures in Flagstaff hover around 32°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Petrified Forest National Park.

Things to do in Flagstaff

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Elephant Rocks at Williams
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Lava River Cave ©
Lava River Cave
Coconino National Forest ©
Coconino National Forest
Arizona Snowbowl ©
Arizona Snowbowl

4
days
Petrified Forest National Park

Petrified Forest National Park ©
Petrified Forest National Park presents a surreal landscape of large deposits of petrified wood.
Step off the beaten path and head to Rainbow Forest and Blue Mesa. Take a break from the city and head to Crystal Forest Loop and Painted Desert. Change things up with a short trip to Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area in Show Low (about 1h 20 min away). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Long Logs Loop, take a peaceful walk through Jasper Forest Overlook, and don't miss a visit to Painted Desert Inn.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Petrified Forest National Park route tool .

You can drive from Flagstaff to Petrified Forest National Park in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Chinle.

Things to do in Petrified Forest National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area
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Crystal Forest Loop ©
Crystal Forest Loop
Blue Mesa ©
Blue Mesa
Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area ©
Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area

4
days
Chinle

Chinle ©
Chinle is a census-designated place in Apache County, Arizona, United States. Visiting Spider Rock and White House Ruins Trail will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Canyon de Chelly National Monument. Step out of Chinle to go to Window Rock and see Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: explore and take pictures at South Rim Drive, take in breathtaking views at Canyon del Muerto, and tour the pleasant surroundings at North Rim Drive.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Chinle trip builder website .

Drive from Petrified Forest National Park to Chinle in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can drive to Page.

Things to do in Chinle

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
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Spider Rock ©
Spider Rock
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Canyon del Muerto ©
Canyon del Muerto

4
days
Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Explore hidden gems such as Rainbow Bridge National Monument and River Rafting & Tubing. Get outdoors at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and Antelope Point Marina Village. There's much more to do: admire the engineering at Glen Canyon Dam, play a few rounds at Lake Powell National Golf Course, and take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon.

For ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Page trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Chinle to Page takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Chinle in July, with highs in Page at 42°C and lows at 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Supai.

Things to do in Page

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trips

River Rafting & Tubing, Glen Canyon Dam
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Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

2
days
Supai

Supai ©
Supai is a census-designated place (CDP) in Coconino County, Arizona, United States, within the Grand Canyon.As of the 2010 census, the CDP had a population of 208. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): contemplate the long history of Supai Indian Village and then take in the dramatic scenery at Havasu Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue): admire the sheer force of Havasupai Falls and then take in the dramatic scenery at Mooney Falls.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Supai journey builder .

Explore your travel options from Page to Supai with the Route module. When traveling from Page in July, plan for slightly colder days in Supai, with highs around 34°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Supai

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites
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Havasu Falls ©
Havasu Falls
Mooney Falls ©
Mooney Falls
Havasupai Falls ©
Havasupai Falls

6
days
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Step off the beaten path and head to Hopi Point and Grandview Point. Visiting Desert View Watchtower and East Rim Drive will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: stroll through North Kaibab Trail, get outside with Shoshone Point, make a trip to Powell Point, and hike along Hermit Trail.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Supai to Grand Canyon National Park. July in Grand Canyon National Park sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can go by car to Prescott.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Outdoors, #Trails, #Parks
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Hopi Point ©
Hopi Point
Desert View Watchtower ©
Desert View Watchtower
Grand Canyon Village ©
Grand Canyon Village

2
days
Prescott

Prescott ©
Traditional Western attractions in Prescott include rodeos, wooden whiskey saloons, and quirky independent stores selling unique souvenirs.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): explore the activities along Watson Lake, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Heritage Park Zoo, and then ride a horse along Lynx Lake Recreation Area. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Downtown Historic Area, then wander the streets of Whiskey Row, then take an in-depth tour of Sharlot Hall Museum, and finally do a tasting at Superstition Meadery.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Prescott travel route planner .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Prescott in 2.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July; daily highs in Prescott reach 37°C and lows reach 20°C. On the 1st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Prescott

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
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Watson Lake ©
Watson Lake
Superstition Meadery ©
Superstition Meadery
Sharlot Hall Museum ©
Sharlot Hall Museum

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