4 days in Phoenix & Flagstaff Itinerary

4 days in Phoenix & Flagstaff Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Arizona trip itinerary planner

Make it your trip
1
Phoenix
— 1 night
Drive
2
Flagstaff
— 2 nights
Drive

S M T W T F S
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6

Phoenix

— 1 night
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum and then take a memorable tour with Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Phoenix Zoo, take in nature's colorful creations at Desert Botanical Garden, and then admire the striking features of Taliesin West.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Phoenix trip itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Phoenix. In January, daytime highs in Phoenix are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Phoenix

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Flagstaff

— 2 nights

City of Seven Wonders

Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): explore the stunning scenery at Walnut Canyon National Monument and then take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock. On the next day, see Off-Road Tours, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then admire all the interesting features of Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179).

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Flagstaff road trip planning site.

You can drive from Phoenix to Flagstaff in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Phoenix in January, with highs in Flagstaff at 44°F and lows at 18°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip