6 days in Arizona Itinerary

6 days in Arizona Itinerary

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6 days in Arizona Itinerary

Start: Tallahassee
Fly + shuttle:  9​h 15​min
1
Sedona
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Prescott
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Tucson
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Tallahassee

2
nights
Sedona

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): hike along Broken Arrow Trail, immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock State Park, then wander the streets of Historic Old Town Cottonwood, and finally don't miss a visit to Clarkdale National Historic District & Townsite. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the stunning scenery at Boynton Canyon Trail, get interesting insight from Tours, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Sedona online trip itinerary builder .

Tallahassee to Sedona is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In December, Sedona is little chillier than Tallahassee - with highs of 54°F and lows of 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Historic Old Town Cottonwood, Clarkdale National Historic District & Townsite
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park ©
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park
Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, then admire the striking features of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, then hike along South Kaibab Trail, and finally take some stellar pictures from Mather Point.

For reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder .

Drive from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Sedona in December, plan for little chillier days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 45°F by day to 15°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to Prescott.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Nature
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Grand Canyon Railway Depot ©
Grand Canyon Railway Depot

1
night
Prescott

Prescott ©
Traditional Western attractions in Prescott include rodeos, wooden whiskey saloons, and quirky independent stores selling unique souvenirs.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Downtown Historic Area, get engrossed in the history at Sharlot Hall Museum, then get to know the fascinating history of Whiskey Row, and finally ponder the design of Yavapai County Courthouse Square.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Prescott travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Prescott in 2.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in December: high temperatures in Prescott hover around 54°F and lows are around 27°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Tucson.

Things to do in Prescott

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Whiskey Row ©
Whiskey Row
Sharlot Hall Museum ©
Sharlot Hall Museum
Yavapai County Courthouse Square ©
Yavapai County Courthouse Square

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): take in the history at Mission San Xavier del Bac and then learn about all things military at Titan Missile Museum.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Tucson trip planner .

Traveling by car from Prescott to Tucson takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Prescott in December: high temperatures in Tucson hover around 65°F and lows are around 41°F. On the 28th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tucson

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Titan Missile Museum
Highlights from your plan
Titan Missile Museum ©
Titan Missile Museum
Mission San Xavier del Bac ©
Mission San Xavier del Bac

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