12 days in Arizona Itinerary

12 days in Arizona Itinerary

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Start: Hanoi
Fly:  25 h
1
Sedona
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
Tucson
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
5
Phoenix
— 3 nights
Fly:  21 h 45 min
End: Hanoi

1
night
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): wander the streets of Historic Old Town Cottonwood, thenlearn about winemaking at Arizona Stronghold Vineyards Tasting Room, thenadmire the masterpieces at Arizona Copper Art Museum, and finally soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Unity of Sedona, take an unorthodox tour of Chapel of the Holy Cross, and then explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Sedona vacation builder site.

Hanoi, Vietnam to Sedona is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Hanoi to Sedona is minus 14 hours. In May in Sedona, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cottonwood, Arizona Copper Art Museum
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Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Arizona Copper Art Museum ©
Arizona Copper Art Museum
Historic Old Town Cottonwood ©
Historic Old Town Cottonwood

3
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Tusayan Museum and Hermit's Rest. On the 25th (Sat), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Shoshone Point, take in a show at Hopi House, and admire the striking features of Grand Canyon Railway Depot.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park day trip app.

Traveling by car from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Sedona in May, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are little chillier (23°C), and nights are cooler (0°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive 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
Tusayan Museum ©
Tusayan Museum
Hermit's Rest ©
Hermit's Rest

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Page trip builder app.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Page in 2.5 hours. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Page, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Tucson.

Things to do in Page

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
night
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.
On the 27th (Mon), take in the history at Mission San Xavier del Bac, get a new perspective on nature at Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, and then watch a film at Fox Theater.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Tucson route maker tool.

You can drive from Page to Tucson in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. When traveling from Page in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Tucson: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Phoenix.

Things to do in Tucson

Shopping Museums Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum ©
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Mission San Xavier del Bac ©
Mission San Xavier del Bac
Fox Theater ©
Fox Theater

3
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Desert Botanical Garden, learn about winemaking at Aridus Wine Company, and then take a stroll through Old Town Scottsdale. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Heard Museum, examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum, and then wander the streets of Mill Avenue District.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Phoenix trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Tucson to Phoenix takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Phoenix when traveling from Tucson in May, with lows around 24°C. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Phoenix

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Scottsdale, Mill Avenue District
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Heard Museum ©
Heard Museum
Old Town Scottsdale ©
Old Town Scottsdale

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