8 days in Arizona Itinerary

8 days in Arizona Itinerary

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8 days in Arizona Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  8​h 15​min
1
Phoenix
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Williams
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Page
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h
End: New York City

1
night
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. On the 4th (Mon), explore by horseback at KOLI Equestrian Center.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Phoenix online route planner .

New York City to Phoenix is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in November, you will find days in Phoenix are much hotter (78°F), and nights are a bit warmer (55°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive to Williams.

Things to do in Phoenix

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Scottsdale, KOLI Equestrian Center
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Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden
KOLI Equestrian Center ©
KOLI Equestrian Center

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Rim Trail and Bright Angel Trail. Get out of town with these interesting Williams side-trips: Grand Canyon National Park (South Kaibab Trail & Grand Canyon South Rim).

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Williams tour itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Phoenix to Williams takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Phoenix in November: high temperatures in Williams hover around 55°F and lows are around 29°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can 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

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. On your second day here, take in the views from Navajo Bridge, then explore the striking landscape at Horseshoe Bend, then explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, and finally take in breathtaking views at The Chains.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Page trip planning tool .

Getting from Williams to Page by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Williams in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Page, with lows around 39°F. On the 11th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Page

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Navajo Bridge
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Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

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