10 days in Arizona Itinerary

10 days in Arizona Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Laredo
Fly:  12 h 15 min
1
Tucson
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Phoenix
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Sedona
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Page
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
6
Hualapai Reservation
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Laredo

2
nights
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.
Saguaro National Park has been added to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: get a new perspective on nature at Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, admire the architecture and history at Mission San Xavier del Bac, explore the stunning scenery at Sabino Canyon, and see the interesting displays at Pima Air and Space Museum.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Tucson trip planning tool.

Laredo to Tucson is an approximately 14- hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Laredo in December, plan for a bit cooler nights in Tucson, with lows around 41°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Phoenix.

Things to do in Tucson

Museums Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum ©
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Sabino Canyon ©
Sabino Canyon
Pima Air and Space Museum ©
Pima Air and Space Museum

1
night
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. On the 29th (Sun), examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum, then get all the equipment you need at Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Desert Botanical Garden.

To see ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Phoenix day trip planning tool.

Getting from Tucson to Phoenix by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In December, daily temperatures in Phoenix can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Sedona.

Things to do in Phoenix

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

1
night
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock, then cruise along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Sedona holiday builder app.

Getting from Phoenix to Sedona by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a shuttle. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Phoenix in December, with highs in Sedona at 54°F and lows at 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive to Page.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Spas
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)

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.
Vermilion Cliffs National Monument has been added to your itinerary. On the 31st (Tue), take a memorable tour with Tours, take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon, and then have fun at Gunfighter Canyon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, then take in the dramatic natural features at Coyote Buttes, then hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, and finally explore the striking landscape at Horseshoe Bend.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Page trip site.

Getting from Sedona to Page by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Sedona in December, with highs in Page at 47°F and lows at 30°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Coyote Buttes
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Photography Tours

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim and then hike along Bright Angel Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Rim Trail and then take some stellar pictures from Pipe Creek Vista.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Page to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Grand Canyon National Park when traveling from Page in January, with lows around 15°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hualapai Reservation.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
night
Hualapai Reservation

Hualapai Reservation
On the 4th (Sat), enjoy breathtaking views from Skywalk at Eagle Point.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Hualapai Reservation tour itinerary maker website.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Hualapai Reservation by car takes about 3 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in January, expect Hualapai Reservation to be a bit warmer, temps between 58°F and 31°F. On the 4th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

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