5 days in Arizona & Zion National Park Itinerary

5 days in Arizona & Zion National Park Itinerary

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Sedona
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Grand Canyon National Park
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Page
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Zion National Park
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Sedona

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): take a memorable drive along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) and then see Off-Road Tours. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of the Holy Cross, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Sedona trip planner.

Nashville to Sedona is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Nashville to Sedona, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October, daytime highs in Sedona are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Outdoors · Nature · Parks
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Off-Road Tours
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)

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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 30th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, take some stellar pictures from Powell Point, and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park route planner.

You can take a bus from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sedona in October: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 66°F, while lows dip to 31°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can go by car to Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Powell Point ©
Powell Point

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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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, then explore the striking landscape at Horseshoe Bend, and finally admire the engineering at Glen Canyon Dam.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Page day trip website.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Page in 2.5 hours. In October, Page is somewhat warmer than Grand Canyon National Park - with highs of 73°F and lows of 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Page

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Glen Canyon Dam
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Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Photography Tours

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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 1st (Sun): stroll through Angel's Landing.

Start your trip to Zion National Park by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Do a combination of shuttle and car from Page to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Page in October, expect little chillier with lows of 36°F in Zion National Park. On the 1st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
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Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

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