8 days in Sedona, Grand Canyon National Park & Phoenix Itinerary

8 days in Sedona, Grand Canyon National Park & Phoenix Itinerary

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Sedona
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Grand Canyon National Park
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Phoenix
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Sedona

Sedona ©

Red Rock Country

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kids will enjoy Cathedral Rock and Spas. Venture out of the city with trips to Flagstaff (Lowell Observatory & Flagstaff Extreme). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Bell Rock, join in the after-dark buzz at Sedona Stargazing, and admire the majestic nature at Slide Rock State Park.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Sedona road trip app.

Atlanta to Sedona is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Atlanta to Sedona, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Atlanta in June: highs in Sedona hover around 94°F, while lows dip to 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

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Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Bell Rock ©
Bell Rock
Spas

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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.
Family-friendly places like Bright Angel Trail and South Kaibab Trail will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along Rim Trail, get curious at Yavapai Geology Museum, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

You can take a bus from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Sedona in June: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 85°F, while lows dip to 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Phoenix.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours
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Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): explore the engaging exhibits at Children’s Museum of Phoenix, get to know the resident critters at Phoenix Zoo, and then have some family-friendly fun at iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Phoenix. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get all the equipment you need at Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson and then find something for the whole family at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Phoenix trip planner.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Phoenix in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, things will get warmer in Phoenix: highs are around 107°F and lows about 81°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Phoenix

Fun & Games · Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums

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Children’s Museum of Phoenix ©
Children’s Museum of Phoenix
Phoenix Zoo ©
Phoenix Zoo
McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park ©
McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park

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