8 days in Arizona Itinerary

8 days in Arizona Itinerary

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8 days in Arizona Itinerary

Start: Wichita
Fly + Bus:  5 h 30 min
1
Prescott
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Sedona
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Page
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Wichita

1
night
Prescott

Prescott ©
Traditional Western attractions in Prescott include rodeos, wooden whiskey saloons, and quirky independent stores selling unique souvenirs.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Sharlot Hall Museum, contemplate the long history of Downtown Historic Area, ponder the world of politics at Yavapai County Courthouse Square, then explore the activities along Watson Lake, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Van Gogh's Ear Gallery.

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Wichita to Prescott is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Wichita to Prescott due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Wichita, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Prescott, ranging from highs of 54°F to lows of 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Prescott

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Downtown Historic Area ©
Downtown Historic Area
Sharlot Hall Museum ©
Sharlot Hall Museum
Watson Lake ©
Watson Lake

3
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tlaquepaque Arts & Crafts Village as well as Sedona Stargazing. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Jerome State Historic Park and West of the Moon Gallery. Visiting Red Rock State Park and Boynton Canyon Trail will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: hike along West Fork Oak Creek Trail, wander the streets of Historic Old Town Cottonwood, and stop by Trailhead Tea.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Sedona visit planner.

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 December, expect a bit warmer with lows of 38°F in Sedona. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

West of the Moon Gallery, Historic Old Town Cottonwood, Jerome State Historic Park
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock State Park ©
Red Rock State Park
Jerome State Historic Park ©
Jerome State Historic Park
West Fork Oak Creek Trail ©
West Fork Oak Creek Trail

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim and then get great views at Lookout Studio. On the next day, take in panoramic vistas at Desert View Watchtower and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park driving holiday planning site .

Traveling by car from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Sedona in December, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (45°F), and nights are cooler (15°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can drive to Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Desert View Watchtower ©
Desert View Watchtower

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and then explore the activities along Lake Powell.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Page trip planner .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Page in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in December, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 30°F in Page. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Page

Nature Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area
Lake Powell ©
Lake Powell

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