8 days in Arizona Itinerary

8 days in Arizona Itinerary

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8 days in Arizona Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly + Taxi:  10​h 15​min
1
Sedona
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Phoenix
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Toronto

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): get interesting insight from Tours, admire the striking features of Chapel of the Holy Cross, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Bell Rock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then take a memorable drive along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), and then explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Sedona trip itinerary planner .

Toronto, Canada to Sedona is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Toronto to Sedona. Traveling from Toronto in February, things will get warmer in Sedona: highs are around 18°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Bell Rock ©
Bell Rock
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross

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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, wildlife, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, don't miss a visit to Grand Canyon Village, trek along Rim Trail, and head outdoors with Bar 10 Ranch Activities.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip builder site .

Getting from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. When traveling from Sedona in February, plan for a bit cooler days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 11°C, while nights are colder with lows around -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Phoenix.

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
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

2
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum and then get interesting insight from Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Desert Botanical Garden and then take in the exciting artwork at Elan Wollitzer Gallery.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Phoenix online day trip planner .

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Phoenix in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or fly. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in February, things will get much warmer in Phoenix: highs are around 27°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Elan Wollitzer Gallery
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden
Off-Road Tours

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