8 days in Arizona & Colorado Itinerary

8 days in Arizona & Colorado Itinerary

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8 days in Arizona & Colorado Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly + taxi:  10​h 15​min
1
Williams
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Page
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Aspen
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h
End: Boston


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3
nights
Williams

Williams ©
A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Williams lies on one of the first highways ever built in America, the iconic "Route 66." The town boasts many inns, motels, restaurants, and shops, although its most important feature is serving as the southern terminus of a scenic railway leading to the area's most famous tourist attraction, the World Heritage-listed Grand Canyon.
Get out of town with these interesting Williams side-trips: Grand Canyon National Park (Lipan Point, Grand Canyon South Rim, & more).

Make your Williams itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Boston to Williams is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Boston to Williams. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Boston in October since evenings lows in Williams dip to 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Page.

Things to do in Williams

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Grand Canyon National Park
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

2
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.
On the 27th (Sun), hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, then explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, then get great views at Horseshoe Bend, and finally enjoy some diversion at Gunfighter Canyon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the views from Navajo Bridge, see human ingenuity at work at Glen Canyon Dam, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Page trip app .

Traveling by car from Williams to Page takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Williams in October: high temperatures in Page hover around 73°F and lows are around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Aspen.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Glen Canyon Dam, Navajo Bridge
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Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Photography Tours

1
night
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 29th (Tue), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maroon Bells.

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

Traveling by flight from Page to Aspen takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Page in October, expect nights in Aspen to be much colder, around 30°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature
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Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells

1
night
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
On the 30th (Wed), stroll around Garden of the Gods.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs online vacation planner .

Traveling by flight from Aspen to Colorado Springs takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Aspen in October; daily highs in Colorado Springs reach 67°F and lows reach 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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