10 days in Arizona Itinerary

10 days in Arizona Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Austin
Fly:  4 h 45 min
1
Phoenix
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Sedona
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Page
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Austin

1
night
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): make a trip to On The Edge Gallery and then take in nature's colorful creations at Desert Botanical Garden. On the next day, examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, and then look for gifts at Queen Creek Olive Mill Marketplace at Kierland Commons.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Phoenix trip planner.

Austin to Phoenix is an approximately 5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Austin in July: high temperatures in Phoenix hover around 106°F and lows are around 85°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Sedona.

Things to do in Phoenix

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Scottsdale
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden
Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center ©
Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center

3
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sedona: Clarkdale (Clarkdale National Historic District & Townsite & Arizona Copper Art Museum). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of the Holy Cross, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take a memorable drive along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), and stop by Trailhead Tea.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Sedona day trip planning app.

You can drive from Phoenix to Sedona in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Phoenix in July, things will get a bit cooler in Sedona: highs are around 92°F and lows about 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Clarkdale
Highlights from your plan
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Off-Road Tours
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock

4
nights
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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, stroll through Rim Trail, don't miss a visit to Point Sublime, and stroll around Indian Garden.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park attractions planner.

You can drive from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Sedona in July, things will get little chillier in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 84°F and lows about 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can go by car 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
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): have fun at Gunfighter Canyon, take in the dramatic natural features at Horseshoe Bend, and then explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Page day trip planning site.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Page in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Page: temperatures range from 98°F by day to 73°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Page

Nature Parks Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Gunfighter Canyon ©
Gunfighter Canyon

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