8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Seattle
Fly + Drive:  7 h 45 min
1
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h
2
Lake Powell
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h
3
Flagstaff
— 1 night
Bus:  45 min
4
Sedona
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Cave Creek
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
6
Phoenix
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Seattle

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
On the 29th (Sun), gear up at Ruby's Inn, look for all kinds of wild species at Bryce Amphitheatre, hike along Rim Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Queen's Garden Trail, then explore the stunning scenery at Sunset Point, and finally trek along Navajo Loop Trail.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park road trip website.

Seattle to Bryce Canyon National Park is an approximately 8- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Seattle to Bryce Canyon National Park is 1 hour. While traveling from Seattle, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Bryce Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 49°F to lows of 20°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Lake Powell.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Ruby's Inn
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Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail
Bryce Amphitheatre ©
Bryce Amphitheatre
Ruby's Inn ©
Ruby's Inn

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Lake Powell

Lake Powell ©
Lake Powell serves as the playground for the town of Page, drawing nearly three million visitors annually.
On the 30th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Rainbow Bridge Trail and then trek along Alstrom Point.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Lake Powell tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Bryce Canyon National Park to Lake Powell by car takes about 6 hours. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in March, you will find days in Lake Powell are somewhat warmer (65°F), and nights are much hotter (42°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Lake Powell

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trip

Alstrom Point
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Alstrom Point ©
Alstrom Point

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Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): take a stroll through Historic Downtown and Railroad District, then admire the majestic nature at Riordan Mansion State Historic Park, and then take a peaceful walk through Coconino National Forest.

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Traveling by car from Lake Powell to Flagstaff takes 7 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Lake Powell in March: high temperatures in Flagstaff hover around 56°F and lows are around 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to take a bus to Sedona.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Coconino National Forest ©
Coconino National Forest
Riordan Mansion State Historic Park ©
Riordan Mansion State Historic Park
Historic Downtown and Railroad District
Historic Downtown and Railroad District

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Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Jerome State Historic Park, take an in-depth tour of Douglas Mansion, admire the masterpieces at Arizona Copper Art Museum, then wander the streets of Historic Old Town Cottonwood, and finally learn about winemaking at Arizona Stronghold Vineyards Tasting Room. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Fay Canyon Trail, stroll through Doe Mountain Trail, hike along Bear Mountain Trail, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Soldier Pass.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Sedona trip itinerary builder.

You can take a bus from Flagstaff to Sedona in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Flagstaff in March, with highs in Sedona at 67°F and lows at 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Cave Creek.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Jerome, Cottonwood, Arizona Copper Art Museum
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Jerome State Historic Park ©
Jerome State Historic Park
Doe Mountain Trail ©
Doe Mountain Trail
Historic Old Town Cottonwood ©
Historic Old Town Cottonwood

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Cave Creek

Cave Creek ©
Cave Creek is a town in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States. On the 3rd (Fri), admire the majestic nature at Cave Creek Regional Park, then play a few rounds at Rancho Manana Golf Club, then look for all kinds of wild species at Spur Cross Ranch, and finally trot along with a tour on horseback.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Cave Creek trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Sedona to Cave Creek in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus. Traveling from Sedona in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Cave Creek: highs are around 83°F and lows about 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Phoenix.

Things to do in Cave Creek

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Spur Cross Ranch ©
Spur Cross Ranch
Cave Creek Regional Park ©
Cave Creek Regional Park
Horseback Riding Tours

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Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): hike along Echo Canyon Trail and Recreation Area, get outside with Sloan Park, then stroll through KOLI Equestrian Center, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Hole in the Rock.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Phoenix trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Cave Creek to Phoenix takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and tram; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in April, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Phoenix

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Sloan Park, KOLI Equestrian Center
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Sloan Park ©
Sloan Park
KOLI Equestrian Center ©
KOLI Equestrian Center
Hole in the Rock ©
Hole in the Rock

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