14 days in Jacksonville & Phoenix & Central Arizona Itinerary

14 days in Jacksonville & Phoenix & Central Arizona Itinerary

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Jacksonville
— 7 nights
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Phoenix
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Jacksonville

The River City

The sprawling city of Jacksonville is not only Florida's most populous city, but also the largest city by land area in the continental United States.
Step out of the city life by going to Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Explore Jacksonville's surroundings by going to Okefenokee Swamp Park (in Waycross), Jekyll Island (Faith Chapel & Driftwood Beach) and St. Augustine (Lightner Museum, St. Augustine Distillery, &more). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens, let little ones run wild at Ed Austin Regional Park, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Marlin & Barrel Distillery.

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The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Jacksonville. October in Jacksonville sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 62°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Jacksonville

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Outdoors

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Phoenix

Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Step out of the city life by going to Off-Road Tours and Horseback Riding Tours. Venture out of the city with trips to Right On Target Clay Guides of AZ (in Gilbert) and Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center (in Scottsdale). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum, see the sights as you ascend with Stoneman Climbing Company, gear up at Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Camelback Mountain.

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Traveling by flight from Jacksonville to Phoenix takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. When traveling from Jacksonville in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Phoenix, with highs around 91°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 67°F. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Phoenix

Outdoors · Tours · Museums · Parks

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