10 days in Arizona & Utah Itinerary

10 days in Arizona & Utah Itinerary

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10 days in Arizona & Utah Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly + taxi:  9​h 30​min
1
Sedona
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Williams
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
6
Moab
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Boston


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1
night
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
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Boston to Sedona is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Boston to Sedona. While traveling from Boston, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Sedona, ranging from highs of 77°F to lows of 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Williams.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park ©
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park

3
nights
Williams

Williams ©
A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Williams lies on one of the first highways ever built in America, the iconic "Route 66." The town boasts many inns, motels, restaurants, and shops, although its most important feature is serving as the southern terminus of a scenic railway leading to the area's most famous tourist attraction, the World Heritage-listed Grand Canyon.
Venture out of the city with trips to Grand Canyon National Park (Lipan Point, Grand Canyon South Rim, & more).

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Williams online driving holiday planner .

Getting from Sedona to Williams by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Sedona in October: high temperatures in Williams hover around 66°F and lows are around 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Williams

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Grand Canyon National Park
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Lipan Point ©
Lipan Point

1
night
Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, then catch all the local highlights with Sightseeing Tours, and then examine the collection at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum..

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Drive from Williams to Monument Valley in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Williams in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Monument Valley, with lows around 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can drive to Page.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum. ©
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum.

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night
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 27th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, then take in the dramatic natural features at Horseshoe Bend, and finally enjoy some diversion at Gunfighter Canyon.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Page trip itinerary site .

Drive from Monument Valley to Page in 2.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Page when traveling from Monument Valley in October, with lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Inspiration Point, then trek along Navajo Loop Trail, and then stroll through Navajo/Queens Garden Loop.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Bryce Canyon National Park travel planner.

Getting from Page to Bryce Canyon National Park by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and car. While traveling from Page, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Bryce Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 61°F to lows of 29°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can drive to Moab.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

2
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Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
On the 29th (Tue), look and learn at RedRock Astronomy and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Arches National Park.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Moab trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Moab takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Moab: highs are around 71°F and lows about 42°F. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Bret Edge Photography Gallery ©
Bret Edge Photography Gallery

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