10 days in Arizona Itinerary

10 days in Arizona Itinerary

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10 days in Arizona Itinerary

Start: Lexington
Fly:  8​h
1
Phoenix
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Sedona
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Williams
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Page
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Lexington

1
night
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): stroll through KOLI Equestrian Center. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum, then see the interesting displays at Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson, and then admire the natural beauty at Desert Botanical Garden.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Phoenix trip itinerary planner.

Lexington to Phoenix is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Lexington to Phoenix, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lexington in October, you will find days in Phoenix are much hotter (91°F), and nights are somewhat warmer (67°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

KOLI Equestrian Center
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden
KOLI Equestrian Center ©
KOLI Equestrian Center

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
On the 3rd (Thu), explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock, then admire the landmark architecture of Chapel of the Holy Cross, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: cruise along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), then explore the striking landscape at Bell Rock, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Sedona tour itinerary planner .

Drive from Phoenix to Sedona in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a shuttle. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Phoenix in October, with highs in Sedona at 77°F and lows at 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Williams.

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
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)

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 (Yavapai Point, Grand Canyon South Rim, & more).

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Williams visit planning site .

Getting from Sedona to Williams by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Sedona in October, expect Williams to be a bit cooler, temps between 66°F and 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to drive to Page.

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
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

3
nights
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 8th (Tue): take in the views from Navajo Bridge, then have fun at Gunfighter Canyon, and then cruise along Cape Royal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Horseshoe Bend, explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Page route planning website .

You can drive from Williams to Page in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Williams in October; daily highs in Page reach 73°F and lows reach 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Grand Canyon National Park, Glen Canyon Dam
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Photography Tours

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