7 days in Checotah & Cottonwood Itinerary

7 days in Checotah & Cottonwood Itinerary

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7 days in Checotah & Cottonwood Itinerary

Start: Tulsa
Drive:  1​h 15​min
— 1 day
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7​h 45​min
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Tulsa


Checotah ©
Checotah is a town in McIntosh County, Oklahoma, United States. On the 23rd (Sun), admire the majestic nature at Lake Eufaula State Park and then stop by Our Favorite Place.

To see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Checotah online driving holiday planner .

Tulsa to Checotah is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In June, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Cottonwood.

Things to do in Checotah

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Our Favorite Place
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Lake Eufaula State Park ©
Lake Eufaula State Park
Our Favorite Place ©
Our Favorite Place


Cottonwood ©
Cottonwood serves as a base for exploring the Verde Valley.
Get some cultural insight at Arizona Copper Art Museum and Montezuma Castle National Monument. Whiskey Row and Jerome State Historic Park will appeal to history buffs. Explore Cottonwood's surroundings by going to Prescott (Downtown Historic Area, Sharlot Hall Museum, & more), Tonto Natural Bridge State Park (in Payson) and V-Bar-V Heritage Site (in Rimrock). And it doesn't end there: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Out of Africa Wildlife Park, do a tasting at Pillsbury Wine Company North, pause for some serene contemplation at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, and wander the streets of Historic Old Town Cottonwood.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Cottonwood trip maker .

Explore your travel options from Checotah to Cottonwood with the Route module. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Checotah to Cottonwood. While traveling from Checotah, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Cottonwood, ranging from highs of 94°F to lows of 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Cottonwood

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Prescott, Camp Verde, Clarkdale, Cornville, Tonto Natural Bridge State Park
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Arizona Copper Art Museum ©
Arizona Copper Art Museum
Montezuma Castle National Monument ©
Montezuma Castle National Monument
V-Bar-V Heritage Site ©
V-Bar-V Heritage Site