15 days in Arizona Itinerary

15 days in Arizona Itinerary

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15 days in Arizona Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  9​h 15​min
1
Page
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Prescott
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Sedona
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Holbrook
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
6
Chinle
— 1 night
+3
Drive + Fly + bus + train:  11​h 30​min
End: Philadelphia

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): take in breathtaking views at The Chains. On your second day here, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Page trip itinerary builder site .

New York City to Page is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Page due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in September, you will find days in Page are a bit warmer (86°F), and nights are about the same (63°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Glen Canyon Dam
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Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument
The Chains ©
The Chains

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.
Get outdoors at Hopi Point and Rim Trail. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Mather Point and Hermit's Rest. There's lots more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Desert View Watchtower, get great views at Lipan Point, take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, and trek along Hermit Trail.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park online route planner .

Traveling by car from Page to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. When traveling from Page in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 75°F, while nights are colder with lows around 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Prescott.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Hermit Trail
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Desert View Watchtower ©
Desert View Watchtower
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Hermit's Rest ©
Hermit's Rest

2
nights
Prescott

Prescott ©
Traditional Western attractions in Prescott include rodeos, wooden whiskey saloons, and quirky independent stores selling unique souvenirs.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lynx Lake Recreation Area, view the masterpieces at Newman Gallery, view the masterpieces at Ian Russell Gallery of Fine Art, take a stroll through Whiskey Row, then appreciate the history behind Yavapai County Courthouse Square, and finally contemplate the long history of Downtown Historic Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Sharlot Hall Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Community Nature Center Open Space Preserve, and then explore the activities along Watson Lake.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Prescott trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Prescott in 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, with highs in Prescott at 82°F and lows at 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Sedona.

Things to do in Prescott

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Downtown Historic Area ©
Downtown Historic Area
Whiskey Row ©
Whiskey Row
Sharlot Hall Museum ©
Sharlot Hall Museum

3
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Visiting V-Bar-V Heritage Site and West Fork Oak Creek Trail will get you outdoors. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park and Sedona Star Gazing. Step out of Sedona with an excursion to Out of Africa Wildlife Park in Camp Verde--about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Boynton Canyon Trail, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, take a memorable tour with Tours, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Broken Arrow Trail.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Sedona road trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Prescott to Sedona takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Prescott in September, expect a bit warmer with lows of 63°F in Sedona. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Holbrook.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Out of Africa Wildlife Park, V-Bar-V Heritage Site
Highlights from your plan
West Fork Oak Creek Trail ©
West Fork Oak Creek Trail
V-Bar-V Heritage Site ©
V-Bar-V Heritage Site
Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail

2
nights
Holbrook

Holbrook ©
Holbrook is a city in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): hike along Blue Mesa, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Petrified Forest National Park, and then identify plant and animal life at Long Logs Loop. Keep things going the next day: delve into the lush surroundings at Jasper Forest Overlook, then delve into the lush surroundings at Rainbow Forest, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Crystal Forest Loop.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Holbrook road trip site .

Drive from Sedona to Holbrook in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Sedona in September, expect slightly colder with lows of 54°F in Holbrook. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Chinle.

Things to do in Holbrook

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Petrified Forest National Park
Highlights from your plan
Blue Mesa ©
Blue Mesa
Crystal Forest Trail ©
Crystal Forest Trail

1
night
Chinle

Chinle is a census-designated place in Apache County, Arizona, United States. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): explore the ancient world of White House Ruin, trek along White House Ruins Trail, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Chinle trip builder website .

Traveling by car from Holbrook to Chinle takes 2 hours. In September, Chinle is slightly colder than Holbrook - with highs of 79°F and lows of 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chinle

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
White House Ruin ©
White House Ruin

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