12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
bus + Fly + taxi:  10​h 15​min
1
Sedona
— 2 nights
bus:  45​min
2
Flagstaff
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
5
St. George
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  9​h 15​min
End: New York City

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
On the 11th (Tue), shop like a local with Exposures International Gallery of Fine Art. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: cruise along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), then explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock, and then appreciate the history behind 911 Memorial.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Sedona route app .

New York City to Sedona is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of bus, flight, and taxi. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Sedona is minus 2 hours. When traveling from New York City in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Sedona: temperatures range from 94°F by day to 68°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to take a bus to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Sedona

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Bell Rock ©
Bell Rock
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)

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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.
On the 14th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Bearizona Wildlife Park, then view the masterpieces at Northern Arizona University, and then have fun at Flagstaff Extreme. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sat): admire all the interesting features of Walnut Canyon National Monument, then take an in-depth tour of Pioneer Museum, then see the sky in a new way at Lowell Observatory, and finally admire nature's extreme beauty at Painted Desert.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Flagstaff travel planning app .

Traveling by bus from Sedona to Flagstaff takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Sedona in June, you will find days in Flagstaff are slightly colder (82°F), and nights are colder (45°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Painted Desert, Bearizona Wildlife Park
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Bearizona Wildlife Park ©
Bearizona Wildlife Park
Walnut Canyon National Monument ©
Walnut Canyon National Monument
Painted Desert ©
Painted Desert

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.
On the 17th (Mon), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's much more to do: stroll through Rim Trail, engage your brain at Yavapai Geology Museum, take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, and explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park travel site .

You can drive from Flagstaff to Grand Canyon National Park in 2 hours. June in Grand Canyon National Park sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 42°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

2
nights
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at The Narrows. On the 20th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Zion National Park visit planning app .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Grand Canyon National Park to Zion National Park. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, expect Zion National Park to be a bit warmer, temps between 94°F and 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to St. George.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park

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nights
St. George

St. George ©
St. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George Temple, examine the collection at St. George Children's Museum, then walk around Pioneer Park, and finally let the kids burn off some steam at Thunder Junction All Abilities Park.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the St. George tour itinerary maker site .

You can drive from Zion National Park to St. George in an hour. Expect a bit warmer evenings in St. George when traveling from Zion National Park in June, with lows around 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in St. George

Parks Museums Fun & Games
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Pioneer Park ©
Pioneer Park
Thunder Junction All Abilities Park ©
St. George Children's Museum ©
St. George Children's Museum

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