50 days in Phoenix & Central Arizona Itinerary

50 days in Phoenix & Central Arizona Itinerary

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Florence
— 8 nights
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Scottsdale
— 28 nights
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Wickenburg
— 13 nights

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Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a town, 61mi southeast of Phoenix, in Pinal County of Arizona, United States. Visit St. Anthony's Greek Orthodox Monastery and Casa Grande Ruins National Monument for their historical value. Get a sense of the local culture at The Windmill Winery and Pinal County Historical Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Gold Canyon (Gold Canyon Resort - Sidewinder Golf Course, Gold Canyon Resort - Dinosaur Mountain Golf Course, &more), Queen Creek (Queen Creek Olive Mill, MD Ranch, &more) and San Tan Valley (Arizona Speedway & Encanterra Country Club). Next up on the itinerary: see Arizona ATV Adventures, tee off at The Golf Club at Johnson Ranch, look for gifts at Happy Adobe, and admire the majestic nature at McFarland State Historic Park.

To find photos and more tourist information, go to the Florence day trip planner.

Seattle to Florence is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Seattle to Florence, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Seattle in September, plan for much hotter days in Florence, with highs around 95°F, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Scottsdale.

Things to do in Florence

Outdoors · Golf · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
St. Anthony's Greek Orthodox Monastery ©
St. Anthony's Greek Orthodox Monastery
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument ©
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument
San Tan Mountain Regional Park ©
San Tan Mountain Regional Park

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Scottsdale

Scottsdale ©
Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Old Town Scottsdale and Penske Racing Museum. Western Spirit: Scottsdale's Museum of the West and Arizona Museum of Natural History will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Scottsdale: Hieroglyphic Canyon Trail (in Gold Canyon), Apache Junction (Goldfield Ghost Town & Superstition Mountain Museum) and Peoria (Lucidi Distilling Co. & Freak'N Brewing Company). The adventure continues: gain interesting insight with Cosanti, indulge your senses at Arizona Scenic Tours - Day Tours, tee off at Kierland Golf Club, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lost Dog Wash Trail.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Scottsdale trip tool.

You can drive from Florence to Scottsdale in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Florence in September, Scottsdale is a bit warmer at night with lows of 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Wickenburg.

Things to do in Scottsdale

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Scottsdale Center for the Arts ©
Scottsdale Center for the Arts
Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center ©
Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center
Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch ©
Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch

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Wickenburg

Wickenburg ©
Wickenburg is a town primarily located in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States, with a portion in neighboring Yavapai County. Do some cultural sightseeing at Desert Caballeros Western Museum and Vulture Mine. Discover out-of-the-way places like Hassayampa River Preserve and The Jail Tree. Change things up with these side-trips from Wickenburg: Lake Pleasant Regional Park (in Morristown), Surprise (Granite Falls Golf Course, Arizona Traditions Golf Course, &more) and Peoria (Go Paddle AZ, Quintero Golf Club, &more). The adventure continues: take a memorable tour with Tours, tee off at Wickenburg Ranch Golf & Social Club, wander the wide-open spaces of Kay El Bar Guest Ranch, and stroll around Wickenburg Dog Park.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Wickenburg driving holiday planning site.

Drive from Scottsdale to Wickenburg in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Scottsdale in October, plan for little chillier nights in Wickenburg, with lows around 62°F. On the 20th (Tue), you're off to home.

Things to do in Wickenburg

Outdoors · Golf · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Desert Caballeros Western Museum ©
Desert Caballeros Western Museum
Hassayampa River Preserve ©
Hassayampa River Preserve
Off-Road Tours

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