10 days in Arizona Itinerary

10 days in Arizona Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Phoenix
— 2 nights
2
Page
— 1 night
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
4
Flagstaff
— 2 nights
5
Sedona
— 1 night

2
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Visiting Off-Road Tours and McDowell Sonoran Preserve will get you outdoors. Get some cultural insight at Musical Instrument Museum and Old Town Scottsdale. Change things up with a short trip to Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center in Scottsdale (about 44 minutes away). The adventure continues: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Phoenix Zoo.

Make your Phoenix itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Tampa to Phoenix is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Tampa to Phoenix due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Tampa in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Phoenix: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Page.

Things to do in Phoenix

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trip

Scottsdale
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Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Off-Road Tours
Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center ©
Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center

1
night
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.
For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Page day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Phoenix to Page takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Phoenix in October; daily highs in Page reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

3
nights
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.
Bring the kids along to Grand Canyon South Rim and South Kaibab Trail. Do some cultural sightseeing at Kolb Studio and Yavapai Geology Museum. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Bright Angel Trail, get great views at Mather Point, appreciate the history behind Powell Point, and look for gifts at Hopi House.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Page to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Page in October, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be cooler, around °F, while days are slightly colder, around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can go by car to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

2
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument as well as Wupatki National Monument. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): hike along Kachina Trail, get impressive views of Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, explore the striking landscape of Wupatki National Monument, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Lava River Cave, thenadmire nature's extreme beauty at Painted Desert, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Mother Road Brewing Company. Here are some ideas for day two: capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, explore the world behind art at West of the Moon Gallery, thentake in breathtaking views at Walnut Canyon National Monument, and finally stop by Historic Downtown and Railroad District.

To find traveler tips and more tourist information, refer to the Flagstaff holiday planner.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Flagstaff in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Painted Desert
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Lava River Cave ©
Lava River Cave
Wupatki National Monument ©
Wupatki National Monument
Walnut Canyon National Monument ©
Walnut Canyon National Monument

1
night
Sedona

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Sedona trip app.

Getting from Flagstaff to Sedona by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Flagstaff in October, you will find days in Sedona are somewhat warmer (°F), and nights are warmer (°F). You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Sedona

Spas
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Spas

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