10 days in Arizona Itinerary

10 days in Arizona Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Arizona trip itinerary planner

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

10 days in Arizona Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Williams
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Sedona
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Scottsdale
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
5
Tucson
— 2 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Charlotte

1
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 23rd (Thu), get lost in a book at Page Public Library. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Fri): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon, then take some stellar pictures from Horseshoe Bend, and finally have fun at Gunfighter Canyon.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Page route planner .

Charlotte to Page is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Charlotte in January, expect nights in Page to be about the same, around 29°F, while days are little chillier, around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Williams.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Tours Nature
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Williams: Grand Canyon National Park (Lipan Point, Grand Canyon South Rim, & more).

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Williams online trip maker .

Getting from Page to Williams by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Page in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Williams, with lows of 20°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Williams

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
On the 28th (Tue), take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of the Holy Cross, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Wed): take a memorable drive along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), then explore the striking landscape at Bell Rock, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Sedona trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Williams to Sedona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Williams in January, expect Sedona to be a bit warmer, temps between 54°F and 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Scottsdale.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Spas

1
night
Scottsdale

Scottsdale ©
Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum, then examine the collection at Desert Botanical Garden, and then see the interesting displays at Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Scottsdale trip planner .

Traveling by car from Sedona to Scottsdale takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a bus. Traveling from Sedona in January, things will get somewhat warmer in Scottsdale: highs are around 68°F and lows about 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can go by car to Tucson.

Things to do in Scottsdale

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Phoenix
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden
Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson ©
Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson

2
nights
Tucson

Tucson ©
One of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country, Tucson is a city on a cultural crossroads, with European, Native American, Mexican, and Asian residents blending and sometimes conflicting with one another.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): learn more about the world around you at Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum and then explore the stunning scenery at Sabino Canyon.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Tucson trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Scottsdale to Tucson takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Scottsdale in January, plan for little chillier nights in Tucson, with lows around 41°F. On the 1st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tucson

Museums Shopping Nature
Highlights from your plan
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum ©
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Sabino Canyon ©
Sabino Canyon
Gates Pass ©
Gates Pass

Similar Plans

11 days in New Mexico, Arizona & Texas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Arizona & Nevada BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM THAILAND August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM CANADA September, outdoors, relaxing, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans