8 days in Arizona Itinerary

8 days in Arizona Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States Trip Planner

You are viewing a shared plan.  Customize plan

Route & dates

8 days in Arizona Itinerary

Newark
Fly:  9​h
Sedona
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  1​h 15​min
Page
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 30​min
Newark

2
days
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
On the 10th (Tue), soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Sedona Airport Overlook, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of the Holy Cross, and then explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Sedona itinerary maker.

Newark to Sedona is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Newark to Sedona, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Sedona are 92°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)

3
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.
On the 14th (Sat), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along Rim Trail, get great views at Yaki Point, and tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park vacation planner.

Drive from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Sedona in July: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 83°F and lows are around 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
day
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.
On the 16th (Mon), take in breathtaking views at Lower Antelope Canyon and then hike along Horseshoe Bend.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Page travel planner.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Page in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Page, ranging from highs of 97°F to lows of 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Page

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Lower Antelope Canyon ©
Lower Antelope Canyon
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

Similar Plans

10 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 12 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 12 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, romantic, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans