8 days in Arizona Itinerary

8 days in Arizona Itinerary

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8 days in Arizona Itinerary

Start: Saint Louis
Fly + bus:  7​h
1
Sedona
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Page
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Tusayan
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Saint Louis

1
night
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
On the 5th (Fri), stop by Trailhead Tea and then trek along West Fork Oak Creek Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock State Park, then hike along Broken Arrow Trail, and then look and learn at Sedona Star Gazing.

For photos and more tourist information, you can read our Sedona trip app .

Saint Louis to Sedona is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 92°F in July, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Page.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Red Rock State Park ©
Red Rock State Park
Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail
Trailhead Tea ©
Trailhead Tea

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Rainbow Bridge National Monument and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Explore hidden gems such as Navajo Bridge and Glen Canyon Dam Overlook. Spend the 7th (Sun) exploring nature at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, have fun at Gunfighter Canyon, and explore the striking landscape at Horseshoe Bend.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Page trip planner .

Traveling by car from Sedona to Page takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. While traveling from Sedona, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Page, ranging from highs of 98°F to lows of 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Tusayan.

Things to do in Page

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Navajo Bridge
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Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument ©
Navajo Bridge ©
Navajo Bridge

3
nights
Tusayan

Tusayan ©
Tusayan is a town, but was a census-designated place during the 2010 census. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): get great views at Hopi Point, then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, then admire all the interesting features of Bright Angel Point, and finally take some stellar pictures from Pipe Creek Vista. On your second day here, stroll through Rim Trail and then take some stellar pictures from Mather Point.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Tusayan trip planner .

Getting from Page to Tusayan by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a shuttle. When traveling from Page in July, plan for little chillier days and much colder nights in Tusayan: temperatures range from 84°F by day to 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tusayan

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Grand Canyon National Park
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Hopi Point ©
Hopi Point
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Point ©
Bright Angel Point

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