16 days in Arizona Itinerary

16 days in Arizona Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tucson
— Few hours
2
Page
— 3 nights
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
4
Prescott
— 1 night
5
Sedona
— 3 nights
6
Holbrook
— 2 nights
7
Chinle
— 2 nights

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hours
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): delve into the lush surroundings at Tucson Mountain Park.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Tucson trip planner.

Washington DC to Tucson is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. While traveling from Washington DC, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Tucson, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Page.

Things to do in Tucson

Nature Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Tucson Mountain Park ©
Tucson Mountain Park

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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and Gunfighter Canyon. Get in touch with nature at Rainbow Bridge National Monument and Antelope Canyon. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Horseshoe Bend and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Page trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Tucson to Page takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Tucson in May, things will get a bit cooler in Page: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Wildlife Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area
Rainbow Bridge National Monument ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument
Nature & Wildlife Tours

4
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Grand Canyon South Rim and Desert View Watchtower. Step off the beaten path and head to South Kaibab Trail and Rim Trail. On the 12th (Sun), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: get great views at Hopi Point, explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point, make a trip to Pipe Creek Vista, and steep yourself in history at Grand Canyon Railway Depot.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Page to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Page in May: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Prescott.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Mather Point ©
Mather Point
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
night
Prescott

Prescott ©
Traditional Western attractions in Prescott include rodeos, wooden whiskey saloons, and quirky independent stores selling unique souvenirs.
On the 15th (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Watson Lake, steep yourself in history at Downtown Historic Area, and then stroll through Lynx Lake Recreation Area.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Prescott route planner.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Prescott by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Prescott: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Prescott

Nature Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Watson Lake ©
Watson Lake
Downtown Historic Area ©
Downtown Historic Area

3
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Get in touch with nature at Broken Arrow Trail and Soldier Pass. Step off the beaten path and head to Boynton Canyon Trail and Doe Mountain Trail. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Snoopy Rock, trek along West Fork Oak Creek Trail, soar above the sights with a balloon tour, and stroll through Fay Canyon Trail.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Sedona trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Prescott to Sedona by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Prescott in May, Sedona is a bit warmer at night with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Holbrook.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail
Doe Mountain Trail ©
Doe Mountain Trail
Boynton Canyon Trail ©
Boynton Canyon Trail

2
nights
Holbrook

Holbrook ©
Holbrook is a city in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): delve into the lush surroundings at Rainbow Forest, thenhike along Crystal Forest Trail, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Petrified Forest National Park. Keep things going the next day: walk around First Street Pathway Park, thenexplore the stunning scenery at Rock Art Canyon Ranch, and then hike along Blue Mesa.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Holbrook online visit planner.

Drive from Sedona to Holbrook in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Sedona in May, plan for little chillier nights in Holbrook, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Chinle.

Things to do in Holbrook

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Petrified Forest National Park, Winslow
Highlights from your plan
Crystal Forest Trail ©
Crystal Forest Trail
Blue Mesa ©
Blue Mesa
Rock Art Canyon Ranch ©
Rock Art Canyon Ranch

2
nights
Chinle

Chinle
Chinle is a census-designated place in Apache County, Arizona, United States. On the 21st (Tue), trek along White House Ruins Trail, thenidentify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then stroll through Hope Arch.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Chinle road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Holbrook to Chinle takes 2 hours. Traveling from Holbrook in May, things will get a bit cooler in Chinle: highs are around °F and lows about °F. You will leave for home on the 22nd (Wed).

Things to do in Chinle

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
White House Ruins Trail
White House Ruins Trail
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Hope Arch ©
Hope Arch

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