14 days in Arizona Itinerary

14 days in Arizona Itinerary

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14 days in Arizona Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Quartzsite
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Scottsdale
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Tucson
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Amsterdam

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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Page trip itinerary tool .

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Page is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and car. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Page due to the time zone difference. In April, Page is a bit warmer than Amsterdam - with highs of 26°C and lows of 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

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

6
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and South Kaibab Trail. Let the collections at Tusayan Museum and Yavapai Geology Museum capture your imagination. On the 22nd (Mon), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's much more to do: trek along Rim Trail, get engrossed in the history at Bright Angel History Room, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and stroll through Cape Final Trail.

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You can drive from Page to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Page in April: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 19°C, while lows dip to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Quartzsite.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
night
Quartzsite

Quartzsite ©
Quartzsite is a town in La Paz County, Arizona, United States. On the 27th (Sat), make a trip to Hi Jolly's Tomb and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kofa National Wildlife Refuge.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Quartzsite road trip planning site .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Quartzsite in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Quartzsite is minus 1 hour. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in April: high temperatures in Quartzsite hover around 37°C and lows are around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Scottsdale.

Things to do in Quartzsite

Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Kofa National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Kofa National Wildlife Refuge ©
Kofa National Wildlife Refuge
Hi Jolly's Tomb ©
Hi Jolly's Tomb

2
nights
Scottsdale

Scottsdale ©
Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. On the 28th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and then learn about winemaking at Aridus Wine Company. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Heard Museum, examine the collection at Desert Botanical Garden, and then identify plant and animal life at McDowell Sonoran Preserve.

For maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Scottsdale trip site .

You can drive from Quartzsite to Scottsdale in 2.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Quartzsite to Scottsdale due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in April, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Tucson.

Things to do in Scottsdale

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Phoenix
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Heard Museum ©
Heard Museum
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden

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.
On the 30th (Tue), admire the architecture and history at Mission San Xavier del Bac, get a new perspective on nature at Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, and then get great views at Gates Pass. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Pima Air & Space Museum, take in breathtaking views at Sabino Canyon, and then take in the views from Rattlesnake Bridge.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Tucson trip planner .

Traveling by car from Scottsdale to Tucson takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, Tucson is slightly colder than Scottsdale - with highs of 32°C and lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tucson

Museums Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum ©
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Pima Air and Space Museum ©
Pima Air and Space Museum
Sabino Canyon ©
Sabino Canyon

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