16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Phoenix
1
Phoenix
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Sedona
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Page
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Kanab
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Escalante
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Torrey
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
7
Mexican Hat
— Few hours
Drive:  30 min
8
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
9
Teec Nos Pos
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 45 min
10
Mesa Verde National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
11
Pagosa Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
End: Guadalupita

3
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Venture out of the city with trips to St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church (in Gilbert) and Watson's Hat Shop (in Cave Creek). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix, see Off-Road Tours, and explore the world behind art at Heard Museum.

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If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiport is Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. In June, daytime highs in Phoenix are 49°C, while nighttime lows are 32°C. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Sedona.

Things to do in Phoenix

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church, Watson's Hat Shop
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Off-Road Tours
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden

3
nights
Sedona

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Sedona is known for nature, historic sites, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get interesting insight from Tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Holy Cross, pause for some photo ops at 911 Memorial, and stop by The Sedona Fudge Company.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Sedona trip builder app.

Drive from Phoenix to Sedona in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a shuttle. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Phoenix in June, with highs in Sedona at 40°C and lows at 23°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Page.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock

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hours
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.
On the 23rd (Tue), explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, take in the dramatic natural features at Horseshoe Bend, and then enjoy some diversion at Gunfighter Canyon.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Page travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Sedona to Page in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June in Page, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to Kanab.

Things to do in Page

Nature Parks Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Gunfighter Canyon ©
Gunfighter Canyon

2
nights
Kanab

Kanab is a city in and the county seat of Kane County, Utah, United States. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): stop by Denny's Wigwam.

To find maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Kanab trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Page to Kanab takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. Traveling from Page in June, Kanab is a bit cooler at night with lows of 11°C. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Escalante.

Things to do in Kanab

Tours Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Best Friends Animal Sanctuary ©
Best Friends Animal Sanctuary
Historical Kanab Library ©
Historical Kanab Library

1
night
Escalante

Escalante ©
Escalante is a city in Garfield County, Utah, United States located along Utah Scenic Byway 12 (SR-12) in the south central part of the state. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Kodachrome Basin State Park and then trek along Mossy Cave Trail.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Escalante road trip tool.

Getting from Kanab to Escalante by car takes about 3 hours. Traveling from Kanab in June, things will get a bit cooler in Escalante: highs are around 30°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Torrey.

Things to do in Escalante

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kodachrome Basin State Park, Mossy Cave Trail
Highlights from your plan
Calf Creek Falls Recreation Area ©
Calf Creek Falls Recreation Area
Kodachrome Basin State Park ©
Kodachrome Basin State Park
Escalante Heritage Center ©
Escalante Heritage Center

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nights
Torrey

Torrey ©
Torrey is a town located on State Route 24 in Wayne County, Utah, United States, 8mi from Capitol Reef National Park. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Fremont Petroglyphs.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Torrey tour planner.

Traveling by car from Escalante to Torrey takes 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Torrey can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mexican Hat.

Things to do in Torrey

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Capitol Reef National Park
Highlights from your plan
Capitol Reef National Park ©
Capitol Reef National Park
Fruita Schoolhouse ©
Fruita Schoolhouse

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hours
Mexican Hat

Mexican Hat ©
Mexican Hat is a census-designated place (CDP) on the San Juan River on the northern edge of the Navajo Nations borders in south-central San Juan County, Utah, United States. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): admire the majestic nature at Goosenecks State Park and then contemplate the long history of Bluff Fort Historic Site.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Mexican Hat trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Torrey to Mexican Hat in 3.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Torrey in June, with highs in Mexican Hat at 36°C and lows at 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Mexican Hat

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Goosenecks State Park, Bluff Fort Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Bluff Fort Historic Site ©
Bluff Fort Historic Site
Goosenecks State Park ©
Goosenecks State Park

1
night
Monument Valley

Monument Valley
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Discover how to plan a Monument Valley trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Monument Valley is just a stone's throw from Mexican Hat. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in June, and nighttime lows around 14°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Mon) before leaving for Teec Nos Pos.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Parks Nature

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hours
Teec Nos Pos

Teec Nos Pos ©
You've now added Four Corners Monument to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at San Juan River and then don't miss a visit to Four Corners Monument.

To find maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Teec Nos Pos trip planner.

Drive from Monument Valley to Teec Nos Pos in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Monument Valley in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Teec Nos Pos, with lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Mesa Verde National Park.

Things to do in Teec Nos Pos

Nature Parks

Side Trip

San Juan River
Highlights from your plan
San Juan River ©
San Juan River
Four Corners Monument ©
Four Corners Monument

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nights
Mesa Verde National Park

Mesa Verde National Park ©
Whereas most national parks are primarily devoted to showcasing unique and special landscapes, Mesa Verde National Park focuses on ancient human habitation.
On the 30th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Far View Sites, explore the ancient world of Cliff Palace, then explore the ancient world of Balcony House, and finally delve into the distant past at Spruce Tree House.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Mesa Verde National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Teec Nos Pos to Mesa Verde National Park in 2 hours. In June, daytime highs in Mesa Verde National Park are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Pagosa Springs.

Things to do in Mesa Verde National Park

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cliff Palace ©
Cliff Palace
Balcony House ©
Balcony House
Spruce Tree House ©
Spruce Tree House

1
night
Pagosa Springs

Pagosa Springs is a municipality that is the county seat of, and the only incorporated municipality in, Archuleta County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): admire the sheer force of Treasure Falls, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then see Off-Road Tours.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Pagosa Springs itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Mesa Verde National Park to Pagosa Springs takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Mesa Verde National Park in July, with highs in Pagosa Springs at 32°C and lows at 12°C. On the 2nd (Thu), you're off to home.

Things to do in Pagosa Springs

Tours Outdoors Spas
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Spas

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