20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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20 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Concord
Drive:  12​h 15​min
1
Sedona
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Williams
— 5 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
3
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
4
Arches National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  10​h
5
Hualapai Reservation
— 3 nights
Drive:  10​h 45​min
End: Concord

3
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Sedona is known for nature, historic sites, trails, scenic drive, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock, make a trip to Sedona Airport Overlook, take a memorable drive along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Sedona trip maker tool .

Concord to Sedona is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Concord to Sedona is 1 hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Williams.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)
Bell Rock ©
Bell Rock

5
nights
Williams

Williams ©
A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Williams lies on one of the first highways ever built in America, the iconic "Route 66." The town boasts many inns, motels, restaurants, and shops, although its most important feature is serving as the southern terminus of a scenic railway leading to the area's most famous tourist attraction, the World Heritage-listed Grand Canyon.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Williams: Grand Canyon National Park (Bright Angel Trail, Lipan Point, & more). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Bearizona Wildlife Park, play a few rounds at Elephant Rocks at Williams, look for gifts at Double Eagle Trading Company, and do a tasting at Grand Canyon Wine Company.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Williams online holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Sedona to Williams takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Sedona in May, things will get little chillier in Williams: highs are around 67°F and lows about 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Williams

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Grand Canyon National Park
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

3
nights
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Spend the 18th (Sat) exploring nature at The Narrows. Spend the 19th (Sun) exploring nature at Zion National Park. And it doesn't end there: trek along Angel's Landing, cruise along Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway, explore the stunning scenery at Zion's Main Canyon, and admire all the interesting features of Zion Shuttle.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Zion National Park journey tool .

Drive from Williams to Zion National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and car; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Williams in May: highs in Zion National Park hover around 76°F, while lows dip to 41°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

2
nights
Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©
Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
On the 22nd (Wed), take in the dramatic natural features at Double Arch, explore the striking landscape at Sand Dune Arch, and then stroll through Fiery Furnace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Windows, then hike along Devils Garden Trailhead, and then explore the striking landscape at Landscape Arch.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Arches National Park trip planner .

Getting from Zion National Park to Arches National Park by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Zion National Park in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Arches National Park, with lows of 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Hualapai Reservation.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Double Arch ©
Double Arch
Fiery Furnace ©
Fiery Furnace

3
nights
Hualapai Reservation

Hualapai Reservation ©
Grand Canyon Skywalk has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): examine the collection at Hackberry General Store and then take in panoramic vistas at Grand Canyon Skywalk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the stunning scenery at Toroweap Point and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Hualapai Reservation holiday maker site .

You can do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle from Arches National Park to Hualapai Reservation in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, flight, and bus. While traveling from Arches National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Hualapai Reservation, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 52°F. On the 26th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hualapai Reservation

Parks Tours Nature

Side Trips

Hackberry General Store, Toroweap Point, Keepers of the Wild Nature Park, Food Tours
Highlights from your plan
Toroweap Point ©
Toroweap Point
Grand Canyon Skywalk ©
Grand Canyon Skywalk
Food Tours

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