5 days in Arizona Itinerary

5 days in Arizona Itinerary

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5 days in Arizona Itinerary

Washington DC
Fly + shuttle:  9​h 15​min
Prescott
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Sedona
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  10​h 15​min
Washington DC

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Prescott

Prescott ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Downtown Historic Area.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Prescott trip app .

Washington DC to Prescott is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Washington DC to Prescott. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Prescott when traveling from Washington DC in October, with lows around 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Prescott

#Historic Sites, #Nature, #Parks
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Watson Lake ©
Watson Lake

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Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of the Holy Cross, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and then wander the streets of Historic Old Town Cottonwood. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by The Hike House, steep yourself in history at V-Bar-V Heritage Site, and then trek along Broken Arrow Trail.

For maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Sedona holiday planner .

You can drive from Prescott to Sedona in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Prescott in October, Sedona is a bit warmer at night with lows of 55°F. On the 13th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Sedona

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

V-Bar-V Heritage Site, Historic Old Town Cottonwood
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V-Bar-V Heritage Site ©
V-Bar-V Heritage Site
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
The Hike House ©
The Hike House

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