57 days in Arizona Itinerary

57 days in Arizona Itinerary

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57 days in Arizona Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
Foot + Fly + Shuttle:  10​h
1
Tucson
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Willcox
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Superior
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Phoenix
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Wickenburg
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Prescott
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Sedona
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
8
Grand Canyon National Park
— 9 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
9
Page
— 7 nights
Fly:  10​h
End: New York City

7
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tucson: Kartchner Caverns State Park (in Benson), Wild Burro Trail (in Marana) and Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter Observatory (in Mount Lemmon). There's still lots to do: take in the exciting artwork at Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, see the interesting displays at Pima Air and Space Museum, get great views at Gates Pass, and cruise along Mt. Lemmon Scenic Byway.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Tucson trip itinerary site .

New York City to Tucson is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Tucson is minus 2 hours. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from New York City in February: highs in Tucson hover around 70°F, while lows dip to 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Willcox.

Things to do in Tucson

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Titan Missile Museum, Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter Observatory, Wild Burro Trail, Kartchner Caverns State Park
Highlights from your plan
Will You Escape? ©
Will You Escape?
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum ©
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Sabino Canyon ©
Sabino Canyon

4
nights
Willcox

Willcox ©
Willcox is a city in Cochise County, Arizona, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Willcox: Benson (Double R Ranch & Gammons Gulch), Tombstone (Bird Cage Theatre & O.K. Corral) and Texas Canyon (in Cochise). There's lots more to do: appreciate the history behind Chiricahua National Monument, explore the activities along Cochise Lake, do a tasting at Flying Leap Vineyards, and stroll through Heart of Rocks.

To find other places to visit and tourist information, go to the Willcox holiday builder website .

Traveling by car from Tucson to Willcox takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Tucson in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Willcox, with lows of 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Superior.

Things to do in Willcox

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Benson, Tombstone, Texas Canyon, Queen Mine Tour, Coronado Peak Trail
Highlights from your plan
Double R Ranch ©
Double R Ranch
Chiricahua National Monument ©
Chiricahua National Monument
O.K. Corral ©
O.K. Corral

4
nights
Superior

Superior ©
Superior is a town in Pinal County, Arizona, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Superior: Aravaipa Canyon (in Winkelman), Florence (St. Anthony's Greek Orthodox Monastery & Tom Mix Memorial) and Gold Canyon (Peralta Canyon & Hieroglyphic Canyon Trail). There's much more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Boyce Thompson Arboretum, explore the stunning scenery at Three Mile Wash, Head underground at Tonto National Monument, and take a memorable drive along Apache Trail Scenic Drive.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Superior planning tool .

You can drive from Willcox to Superior in 3 hours. Traveling from Willcox in February, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Superior, with lows around 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Phoenix.

Things to do in Superior

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Arizona, Florence, Roosevelt, Gold Canyon, Aravaipa Canyon
Highlights from your plan
Boyce Thompson Arboretum ©
Boyce Thompson Arboretum
Superstition Mountains ©
Superstition Mountains
Three Mile Wash ©
Three Mile Wash

7
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Venture out of the city with trips to Scottsdale (Tom's Thumb Trailhead, Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, & more), Shamrock Farms (in Stanfield) and Zelma Basha Salmeri Gallery (in Chandler). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, take in the awesome beauty at Camelback Mountain, and soar above the sights with a balloon tour.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Phoenix road trip planner .

You can drive from Superior to Phoenix in 1.5 hours. February in Phoenix sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can drive to Wickenburg.

Things to do in Phoenix

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Scottsdale, Chandler, Shamrock Farms
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden
Off-Road Tours

5
nights
Wickenburg

Wickenburg ©
Wickenburg is a town primarily located in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States, with a portion in neighboring Yavapai County. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Wickenburg: The Shrine of St. Joseph of the Mountains (in Yarnell), Bill Williams River National Wildlife Refuge (in Lake Havasu City) and Truman Ranch II (in Surprise). There's much more to do: get interesting insight from Tours, identify plant and animal life at Hassayampa River Preserve, take an in-depth tour of Desert Caballeros Western Museum, and take in the exciting artwork at Gramma Lizards.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Wickenburg trip itinerary planning site .

You can drive from Phoenix to Wickenburg in 1.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Wickenburg when traveling from Phoenix in March, with lows around 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Prescott.

Things to do in Wickenburg

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Yarnell, Bill Williams River National Wildlife Refuge, Truman Ranch II
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Kay El Bar Guest Ranch ©
Kay El Bar Guest Ranch

6
nights
Prescott

Prescott ©
Traditional Western attractions in Prescott include rodeos, wooden whiskey saloons, and quirky independent stores selling unique souvenirs.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Prescott: Return to the 50s (in Seligman) and Bumble Bee Ranch (in Bumble Bee). There's lots more to do: explore the fascinating landscape at Community Nature Center Open Space Preserve, get engrossed in the history at Sharlot Hall Museum, contemplate the long history of Downtown Historic Area, and contemplate the waterfront views at Watson Lake.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Prescott visit planner.

Traveling by car from Wickenburg to Prescott takes 1.5 hours. In March, Prescott is little chillier than Wickenburg - with highs of 66°F and lows of 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Prescott

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Bumble Bee Ranch, Glassford Summit Trail, Return to the 50s
Highlights from your plan
Watson Lake ©
Watson Lake
Downtown Historic Area ©
Downtown Historic Area
Bumble Bee Ranch ©
Bumble Bee Ranch

7
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Change things up with these side-trips from Sedona: Montezuma Castle National Monument (in Camp Verde), Flagstaff (Walnut Canyon National Monument & Wupatki National Monument) and Clarkdale (Clarkdale National Historic District & Townsite & Arizona Copper Art Museum). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of the Holy Cross, hike along Doe Mountain Trail, explore the striking landscape at Bell Rock, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Sedona trip planner .

Traveling by car from Prescott to Sedona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a shuttle. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Prescott in March since evenings lows in Sedona dip to 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Clarkdale, Flagstaff, Montezuma Castle National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Off-Road Tours
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock

9
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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, wildlife, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Mohave Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail, and hike along Rim Trail.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park trip builder website .

You can drive from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Sedona in March, plan for slightly colder days and colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 57°F by day to 23°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

7
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Page: Keet Seel Navajo National Monument (in Shonto) and Marble Canyon (Cathedral Wash Trail, Marble Canyon, & more). The adventure continues: take a memorable tour with Tours, get great views at Horseshoe Bend, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Powell, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Page trip planning tool .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Page in 2.5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in March: high temperatures in Page hover around 65°F and lows are around 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Page

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Marble Canyon, Keet Seel Navajo National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Photography Tours

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