50 days in Arizona Itinerary

50 days in Arizona Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
+2
Fly + Tram + Bus:  8 h 30 min
1
Scottsdale
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Tucson
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Willcox
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
4
Yuma
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Wickenburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Prescott
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Sedona
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
8
Grand Canyon National Park
— 14 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
9
Page
— 5 nights
Fly:  10 h
End: Toronto

5
nights
Scottsdale

Scottsdale ©
Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. Get out of town with these interesting Scottsdale side-trips: Phoenix (Off-Road Tours & Horseback Riding Tours), Zelma Basha Salmeri Gallery (in Chandler) and Glendale Public Library (in Glendale). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum, experience rural life at Shamrock Farms, take a memorable tour with Tours, and look for all kinds of wild species at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Scottsdale trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Scottsdale is an approximately 8.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Scottsdale is minus 2 hours. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Toronto in January, with highs in Scottsdale at 23°C and lows at 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Tucson.

Things to do in Scottsdale

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Phoenix, Right On Target Clay Guides of AZ, Shamrock Farms, Zelma Basha Salmeri Gallery, Glendale Public Library
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Off-Road Tours
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden

5
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch (in Picacho), Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter Observatory (in Mount Lemmon) and Kartchner Caverns State Park (in Benson). And it doesn't end there: take in the exciting artwork at Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Titan Missile Museum, shop like a local with Etherton Gallery, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mission San Xavier del Bac.

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You can drive from Scottsdale to Tucson in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Scottsdale in January, plan for little chillier nights in Tucson, with lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can drive to Willcox.

Things to do in Tucson

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch, Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter Observatory, Kartchner Caverns State Park, Titan Missile Museum
Highlights from your plan
Will You Escape? ©
Will You Escape?
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum ©
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Pima Air and Space Museum ©
Pima Air and Space Museum

3
nights
Willcox

Willcox ©
Willcox is a city in Cochise County, Arizona, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Willcox: Benson (Double R Ranch & Forever Home Donkey Rescue). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Chiricahua National Monument, stroll through Heart of Rocks, do a tasting at Zarpara Vineyard, and get a taste of the local shopping with The Thing.

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Willcox road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tucson to Willcox takes 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Tucson in January, with highs in Willcox at 18°C and lows at 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Yuma.

Things to do in Willcox

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Benson, Cochise Stronghold
Highlights from your plan
Double R Ranch ©
Double R Ranch
Chiricahua National Monument ©
Chiricahua National Monument
Bodega Pierce ©
Bodega Pierce

4
nights
Yuma

Yuma ©
Yuma is known for nature, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the majestic nature at Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park, get engrossed in the history at Yuma Proving Ground Heritage Center, see the interesting displays at Castle Dome Mine Museum, and walk around Stewart Vincent Wolf Creative Playground.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Yuma trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Willcox to Yuma in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Willcox in January: high temperatures in Yuma hover around 25°C and lows are around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to Wickenburg.

Things to do in Yuma

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cocopah Speedway
Highlights from your plan
Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park ©
Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park
Telegraph Pass ©
Telegraph Pass
Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area ©
Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area

3
nights
Wickenburg

Wickenburg is a town primarily located in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States, with a portion in neighboring Yavapai County. Explore Wickenburg's surroundings by going to White Tank Mountain Regional Park (in Waddell) and Surprise (Justice Brothers U-Pick & Truman Ranch II). There's lots more to do: stroll through Vulture Peak Trail, wander the wide-open spaces of Kay El Bar Guest Ranch, take a memorable tour with Tours, and head outdoors with Effus Ranch.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Wickenburg online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Yuma to Wickenburg takes 3 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Yuma in January, with highs in Wickenburg at 22°C and lows at 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to drive to Prescott.

Things to do in Wickenburg

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Surprise, Granite 19 Hotshots Memorial, White Tank Mountain Regional Park
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Justice Brothers U-Pick ©
Justice Brothers U-Pick
Kay El Bar Guest Ranch ©
Kay El Bar Guest Ranch

5
nights
Prescott

Prescott ©
Traditional Western attractions in Prescott include rodeos, wooden whiskey saloons, and quirky independent stores selling unique souvenirs.
Get out of town with these interesting Prescott side-trips: Flagstaff (Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, Walnut Canyon National Monument, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Watson Lake, examine the collection at Kalusa Miniature Airplane Collection, grab your bike and head to Constellation Trails, and view the masterpieces at Newman Gallery.

To see maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Prescott sightseeing planning site.

Drive from Wickenburg to Prescott in 1.5 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Wickenburg in January: high temperatures in Prescott hover around 14°C and lows are around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Prescott

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Flagstaff, Glassford Summit Trail
Highlights from your plan
Walnut Canyon National Monument ©
Walnut Canyon National Monument
Watson Lake ©
Watson Lake
Lowell Observatory ©
Lowell Observatory

5
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sedona: Clarkdale (Clarkdale National Historic District & Townsite & Arizona Copper Art Museum) and Montezuma Castle National Monument (in Camp Verde). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Holy Cross, tour the pleasant surroundings at Broken Arrow Trail, explore the striking landscape at Bell Rock, and admire all the interesting features of Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179).

For maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Sedona trip app.

You can drive from Prescott to Sedona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Prescott in February since evenings lows in Sedona dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Clarkdale, Montezuma Castle National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Off-Road Tours
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock

14
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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Mohave Point, make a trip to Grand Canyon Village, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park online vacation planner.

Drive from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. While traveling from Sedona, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 11°C to lows of -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can drive to Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

5
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Northern Arizona Guide Service (in Marble Canyon), Keet Seel Navajo National Monument (in Shonto) and Flagstaff Nordic Center (in Flagstaff). And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, explore the striking landscape at Horseshoe Bend, and enjoy some diversion at Gunfighter Canyon.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Page online trip builder.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Page in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in February, things will get somewhat warmer in Page: highs are around 15°C and lows about 1°C. You'll set off for home on the 27th (Sat).

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Tours Nature

Side Trips

Northern Arizona Guide Service, Keet Seel Navajo National Monument, Flagstaff Nordic Center
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Photography Tours

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