9 days in Arizona Itinerary

9 days in Arizona Itinerary

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9 days in Arizona Itinerary

Start: Portland
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Page
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Williams
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Sedona
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Phoenix
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
End: Portland

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon. On the next day, enjoy some diversion at Gunfighter Canyon, explore the striking landscape at Horseshoe Bend, and then take a memorable drive along Cape Royal.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Page travel itinerary planner.

Portland to Page is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Portland to Page is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Portland in June; daily highs in Page reach 96°F and lows reach 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Williams.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Cape Royal
Highlights from your plan
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Williams side-trips: Grand Canyon National Park (South Kaibab Trail, Grand Canyon South Rim, & more).

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Williams online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Page to Williams takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Page in June, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in Williams: temperatures range from 83°F by day to 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Williams

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Grand Canyon National Park
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): explore and take pictures at Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock, and then appreciate the history behind 911 Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): explore the stunning scenery at Oak Creek Canyon, then admire the landmark architecture of Chapel of the Holy Cross, then explore the striking landscape at Bell Rock, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Village Gallery of Local Artists.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Sedona journey builder site .

You can drive from Williams to Sedona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Williams in June: high temperatures in Sedona hover around 94°F and lows are around 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Phoenix.

Things to do in Sedona

Nature Parks Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Bell Rock ©
Bell Rock

1
night
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum, see the interesting displays at Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson, and then admire the natural beauty at Desert Botanical Garden.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Phoenix trip itinerary builder tool .

You can drive from Sedona to Phoenix in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a shuttle. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Sedona in June; daily highs in Phoenix reach 107°F and lows reach 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden
Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson ©
Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum

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