6 days in United States Itinerary

6 days in United States Itinerary

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6 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Phoenix
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
2
Sedona
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Flagstaff
— 1 night
+2
Fly + bus + train:  8​h 30​min
End: Washington DC

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Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Phoenix trip planner

Washington DC to Phoenix is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Washington DC to Phoenix. Traveling from Washington DC in June, you will find days in Phoenix are warmer (106°F), and nights are a bit warmer (80°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Phoenix

Parks
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Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden

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Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
On the 20th (Wed), take a memorable drive along Oak Creek Vista Point, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and then stop by The Hike House. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Amitabha Stupa and Peace Park and then take in breathtaking views at Boynton Canyon Trail.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Sedona trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Phoenix to Sedona in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Phoenix in June; daily highs in Sedona reach 94°F and lows reach 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Oak Creek Vista Point ©
Oak Creek Vista Point
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park ©
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park
The Hike House ©
The Hike House

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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.
On the 22nd (Fri), trek along South Kaibab Trail, then get great views at Yaki Point, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park online trip planner

Drive from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Sedona in June, plan for a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 85°F by day to 41°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Yaki Point ©
Yaki Point

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Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
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.
On the 23rd (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Riordan Mansion State Historic Park and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Coconino National Forest.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Flagstaff driving holiday planner

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Flagstaff takes 2 hours. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Flagstaff, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 44°F. On the 24th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Thunder Eagle Native Art
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Riordan Mansion State Historic Park ©

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