23 days in Arizona Itinerary

23 days in Arizona Itinerary

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Tucson
— 3 nights
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Prescott
— 1 night
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Sedona
— 5 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
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Holbrook
— 2 nights
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Chinle
— 2 nights
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Page
— 3 nights

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Tucson

Tucson ©
One of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country, Tucson is a city on a cultural crossroads, with European, Native American, Mexican, and Asian residents blending and sometimes conflicting with one another.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Tohono Chul and Tucson Botanical Gardens. Explore Tucson's surroundings by going to Kartchner Caverns State Park (in Benson), Bird Cage Theatre (in Tombstone) and Queen Mine Tour (in Bisbee). There's still lots to do: admire the majestic nature at Catalina State Park, examine the collection at The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures, and admire the striking features of Fox Theater.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Tucson road trip website.

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK to Tucson is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne to Tucson. When traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne in April, plan for much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Tucson: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Prescott.

Things to do in Tucson

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Kartchner Caverns State Park, Bird Cage Theatre, Queen Mine Tour
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Kartchner Caverns State Park ©
Kartchner Caverns State Park
Tohono Chul ©
Tohono Chul
Queen Mine Tour ©
Queen Mine Tour

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Prescott

Prescott ©
Traditional Western attractions in Prescott include rodeos, wooden whiskey saloons, and quirky independent stores selling unique souvenirs.
On the 6th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Watson Lake, get a taste of the local shopping with Newman Gallery, then take an in-depth tour of Sharlot Hall Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Yavapai County Courthouse Square, and finally contemplate the long history of Downtown Historic Area.

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Traveling by car from Tucson to Prescott takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In April, Prescott is little chillier than Tucson - with highs of 24°C and lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Prescott

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums
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Downtown Historic Area ©
Downtown Historic Area
Sharlot Hall Museum ©
Sharlot Hall Museum
Watson Lake ©
Watson Lake

5
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Broken Arrow Trail and Doe Mountain Trail. Explore Sedona's surroundings by going to Clarkdale (Verde Canyon Railroad & Arizona Copper Art Museum) and Out of Africa Wildlife Park (in Camp Verde). The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Boynton Canyon Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Fay Canyon Trail, immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock State Park, and make a trip to Tlaquepaque Arts & Shopping Village.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Sedona online vacation builder.

You can drive from Prescott to Sedona in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Sedona when traveling from Prescott in April, with lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Clarkdale, Historic Old Town Cottonwood, Out of Africa Wildlife Park
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Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail
Boynton Canyon Trail ©
Boynton Canyon Trail
Doe Mountain Trail ©
Doe Mountain Trail

5
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like South Kaibab Trail and Rim Trail. The adventure continues: hike along Hermit Trail, take some stellar pictures from Grandview Point, contemplate the long history of Hermit's Rest, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Hermit Trail.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip website.

Getting from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park by bus takes about 4.5 hours. When traveling from Sedona in April, plan for slightly colder days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 19°C, while nights are much colder with lows around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Holbrook.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Trails · Parks

Side Trip

Tusayan
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Desert View Watchtower ©
Desert View Watchtower
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

2
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Holbrook

Holbrook ©
Holbrook is a city in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Newspaper Rock State Historic Monument, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Petrified Forest National Park, then make a trip to Martha's Butte, and finally look for gifts at Painted Desert Indian Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): take a peaceful walk through Rainbow Forest, then hike along Blue Mesa, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Crystal Forest Trail.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Holbrook road trip planning website.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Holbrook in 3 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Holbrook: highs are around 26°C and lows about 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Chinle.

Things to do in Holbrook

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Petrified Forest National Park
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Blue Mesa ©
Blue Mesa
Newspaper Rock State Historic Monument ©
Newspaper Rock State Historic Monument
Crystal Forest Trail ©
Crystal Forest Trail

2
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Chinle

Chinle ©
Chinle is a census-designated place in Apache County, Arizona, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Spider Rock and then explore the stunning scenery at Canyon de Chelly National Monument. Here are some ideas for day two: take a memorable drive along South Rim Drive, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Chinle attractions planner.

You can drive from Holbrook to Chinle in 2 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Holbrook in April; daily highs in Chinle reach 21°C and lows reach -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Page.

Things to do in Chinle

Nature · Outdoors · Parks
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Spider Rock ©
Spider Rock
Canyon de Chelly National Monument ©
Canyon de Chelly National Monument
Off-Road Tours

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Glen Canyon Dam Overlook and Glen Canyon Dam. Spend the 22nd (Thu) exploring nature at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. There's still lots to do: Head underground at Waterholes Canyon, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Powell, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and have fun at Gunfighter Canyon.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Page journey planner.

Traveling by car from Chinle to Page takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. In April, Page is a bit warmer than Chinle - with highs of 26°C and lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Page

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Glen Canyon Dam
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Gunfighter Canyon ©
Gunfighter Canyon
Glen Canyon Dam Overlook ©
Glen Canyon Dam Overlook
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

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