60 days in Arizona Itinerary

60 days in Arizona Itinerary

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60 days in Arizona Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Scottsdale
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Coolidge
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Tucson
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Willcox
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Yuma
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
6
Page
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Grand Canyon National Park
— 7 nights
Drive:  3​h
8
Holbrook
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h
9
Prescott
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
10
Sedona
— 8 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Vancouver

8
nights
Scottsdale

Scottsdale ©
Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. Desert Caballeros Western Museum and St. Mary's Basilica are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Escape the urban bustle at McDowell Sonoran Preserve and Tonto National Monument. Explore Scottsdale's surroundings by going to Horseback Riding Tours (in Cave Creek), Apache Junction (Lost Dutchman State Park & Superstition Mountain Museum) and South Mountain Park (in Phoenix). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch, take in the dramatic natural features at Hole in the Rock, admire the masterpieces at Phoenix Art Museum, and explore by horseback at KOLI Equestrian Center.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Scottsdale online travel planner .

Vancouver, Canada to Scottsdale is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Vancouver to Scottsdale. While traveling from Vancouver, expect much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Scottsdale, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Coolidge.

Things to do in Scottsdale

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Phoenix, Tempe, Apache Junction, Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch, Superstition Ranch Market
Highlights from your plan
Tonto National Monument ©
Tonto National Monument
Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch ©
Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch
KOLI Equestrian Center ©
KOLI Equestrian Center

3
nights
Coolidge

Coolidge ©
Coolidge is a city in Pinal County, Arizona, United States. Do some cultural sightseeing at Casa Grande Ruins National Monument and Besh Ba Gowah. Take a break from the city and head to Boyce Thompson Arboretum and Superstition Mountains. Explore Coolidge's surroundings by going to World's Smallest Museum (in Superior), Picacho (Picacho Peak State Park & Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch) and Florence (Tom Mix Memorial & St. Anthony's Greek Orthodox Monastery).

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Coolidge visit planning tool .

Getting from Scottsdale to Coolidge by car takes about 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Coolidge can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Tucson.

Things to do in Coolidge

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Florence, Superior, Picacho, Superstition Mountains, Besh Ba Gowah
Highlights from your plan
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument ©
Boyce Thompson Arboretum ©
Boyce Thompson Arboretum
Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch ©
Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch

8
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 explore the less-touristy side of things at Titan Missile Museum and Saguaro National Park. Take a break from the city and head to Catalina State Park and Kitt Peak National Observatory. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tucson: Tubac Presidio State Historic Park (in Tubac), Biosphere 2 (in Oracle) and Tumacacori National Historical Park (in Tumacacori). Next up on the itinerary: delve into the lush surroundings at Tucson Mountain Park, get a new perspective on nature at Arizona State Museum, get curious at Asarco Mineral Discovery Center, and shop like a local with DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun Museum.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Tucson trip planner.

Drive from Coolidge to Tucson in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in January, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Willcox.

Things to do in Tucson

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Sahuarita, Tumacacori National Historical Park, Biosphere 2, Kitt Peak National Observatory, Tubac Presidio State Historic Park
Highlights from your plan
Titan Missile Museum ©
Titan Missile Museum
Kitt Peak National Observatory ©
Kitt Peak National Observatory

5
nights
Willcox

Willcox ©
Willcox is a city in Cochise County, Arizona, United States. Get some cultural insight at Fort Bowie National Historic Site and The Tombstone Epitaph. Discover out-of-the-way places like Chiricahua National Monument and Tombstone Courthouse State Historic Park. Explore Willcox's surroundings by going to Tombstone (Good Enough Mine Tour, Rose Tree Museum and Books, & more), The Nature Conservancys Ramsey Canyon Preserve (in Hereford) and San Pedro House (in Sierra Vista). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum, explore the activities along Cochise Lake, learn about winemaking at Flying Leap Vineyards, and examine the collection at The Thing.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Willcox route planner .

Drive from Tucson to Willcox in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Tucson in January, things will get little chillier in Willcox: highs are around 18°C and lows about 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Yuma.

Things to do in Willcox

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Tombstone, Bisbee, The Nature Conservancys Ramsey Canyon Preserve, The Thing, San Pedro House
Highlights from your plan
Chiricahua National Monument ©
Chiricahua National Monument
Allen Street ©
Allen Street

5
nights
Yuma

Yuma ©
Yuma is a city in and the county seat of Yuma County, Arizona, United States. Step out of the city life by going to Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park and Cibola National Wildlife Refuge. Get some historical perspective at Colorado River State Historic Park and Robert G. Fowler Statue. Change things up with these side-trips from Yuma: Quartzsite (Hi Jolly's Tomb & Reader's Oasis Bookstore). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Castle Dome Mine Museum, play a few rounds at Mesa del Sol Golf Club, admire the natural beauty at Yuma Conservation Garden, and look for all kinds of wild species at Mittry Lake Wildlife Area.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Yuma trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Willcox to Yuma in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In January, Yuma is somewhat warmer than Willcox - with highs of 25°C and lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Page.

Things to do in Yuma

Parks Golf Outdoors

Side Trip

Quartzsite
Highlights from your plan
Castle Dome Mine Museum ©
Castle Dome Mine Museum
Cibola National Wildlife Refuge ©
Cibola National Wildlife Refuge

5
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and Navajo National Monument. Escape the urban bustle at Vermilion Cliffs National Monument and Rainbow Bridge National Monument. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Page: Marble Canyon (Marble Canyon & Vermillion Cliffs Scenic Highway) and Pipe Spring National Monument (in Fredonia). Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Waterholes Canyon, see human ingenuity at work at Glen Canyon Dam Overlook, get engrossed in the history at Powell Museum, and explore the activities along Lake Powell.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Page visit planning website .

You can fly from Yuma to Page in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Yuma in February, you will find days in Page are colder (15°C), and nights are little chillier (1°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Marble Canyon, Glen Canyon Dam, Navajo National Monument, Pipe Spring National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Navajo National Monument ©
Navajo National Monument
Rainbow Bridge National Monument ©

7
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Hermit's Rest and Kolb Studio. Step off the beaten path and head to Mather Point and Lipan Point. Take a break from Grand Canyon National Park with a short trip to Havasu Falls in Supai, about 1h 05 min away. And it doesn't end there: hike along Rim Trail, stroll through Hermit Trail, enjoy breathtaking views from Grandview Point, and take some stellar pictures from Mohave Point.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park day trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Page to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Page in February: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 11°C and lows are around -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Holbrook.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Havasu Falls
Highlights from your plan
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Hermit Trail ©
Hermit Trail
Hermit's Rest ©
Hermit's Rest

5
nights
Holbrook

Holbrook ©
Holbrook is a city in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. Take a break from the city and head to Blue Mesa and Petrified Forest National Park. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Crystal Forest Loop and Rainbow Forest. Change things up with these side-trips from Holbrook: Petrified Forest National Park (Newspaper Rock State Historic Monument & Painted Desert Inn), Chinle (White House Ruins Trail & Nature & Wildlife Tours) and Hubbell Trading Post (in Ganado). There's still lots to do: admire the majestic nature at Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area and look for gifts at Jim Gray's Petrified Wood Co..

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Holbrook journey planning tool .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Holbrook takes 3 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in February, things will get somewhat warmer in Holbrook: highs are around 18°C and lows about -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Prescott.

Things to do in Holbrook

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Petrified Forest National Park, Chinle, Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area, Hubbell Trading Post
Highlights from your plan
Blue Mesa ©
Blue Mesa
Hubbell Trading Post ©
Hubbell Trading Post
Nature & Wildlife Tours

5
nights
Prescott

Prescott ©
Traditional Western attractions in Prescott include rodeos, wooden whiskey saloons, and quirky independent stores selling unique souvenirs.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Downtown Historic Area and Old Congress Pioneer Cemetary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Whiskey Row and Agua Fria National Monument. Change things up with these side-trips from Prescott: Angel & Vilma Delgadillo's Route 66 Gift Shop & Visitor's Center (in Seligman) and Horseback Riding Tours (in Wickenburg). There's lots more to do: explore by horseback at Lynx Lake Recreation Area, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Heritage Park Zoo, explore the activities along Goldwater Lake, and take in the exciting artwork at Newman Gallery.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Prescott trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Holbrook to Prescott takes 3 hours. February in Prescott sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Sedona.

Things to do in Prescott

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Horseback Riding Tours, Old Congress Pioneer Cemetary, Agua Fria National Monument, Angel & Vilma Delgadillo's Route 66 Gift Shop & Visitor's Center
Highlights from your plan
Downtown Historic Area ©
Downtown Historic Area
Whiskey Row ©
Whiskey Row
Sharlot Hall Museum ©
Sharlot Hall Museum

8
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park and Fort Verde State Historic Park. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Red Rock State Park and Boynton Canyon Trail. Venture out of the city with trips to Rimrock (Montezuma Well & V-Bar-V Heritage Site), Jerome State Historic Park (in Jerome) and Tonto Natural Bridge State Park (in Payson). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Doe Mountain Trail, hike along Fay Canyon Trail, hit the slopes at Arizona Snowbowl, and take in the dramatic natural features at Soldier Pass.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Sedona trip itinerary maker website .

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. Traveling from Prescott in February, expect a bit warmer with lows of 5°C in Sedona. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Rimrock, Flagstaff, Jerome State Historic Park, Tuzigoot National Monument, Fort Verde State Historic Park
Highlights from your plan
V-Bar-V Heritage Site ©
V-Bar-V Heritage Site
Montezuma Well ©
Montezuma Well
Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail

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