7 days in Arizona Itinerary

7 days in Arizona Itinerary

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Start: New York City
+2
Bus + Fly + Taxi:  10 h 30 min
1
Sedona
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Prescott
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Bus:  9 h 30 min
End: New York City

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): get a taste of local nightlife at Sedona Stargazing, then identify plant and animal life at V-Bar-V Heritage Site, and then trek along Broken Arrow Trail. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Doe Mountain Trail, then take in breathtaking views at Boynton Canyon Trail, and then look for gifts at Center for the New Age.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Sedona travel route planning tool.

New York City to Sedona is an approximately 10.5- hour combination of bus, flight, and taxi. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from New York City in June: highs in Sedona hover around 94°F, while lows dip to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

V-Bar-V Heritage Site
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V-Bar-V Heritage Site ©
V-Bar-V Heritage Site
Doe Mountain Trail ©
Doe Mountain Trail
Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Grand Canyon South Rim and Rim Trail. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Hopi Point and Lookout Studio. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Hermit's Rest, take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, and tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park travel route planner.

You can drive from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Sedona in June: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 85°F, while lows dip to 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to drive to Prescott.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Hopi Point ©
Hopi Point
Hermit's Rest ©
Hermit's Rest
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

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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 10th (Sun), explore the activities along Watson Lake, then steep yourself in history at Downtown Historic Area, and then get engrossed in the history at Sharlot Hall Museum.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Prescott day trip website.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Prescott takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, things will get a bit warmer in Prescott: highs are around 91°F and lows about 59°F. On the 11th (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in Prescott

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Sharlot Hall Museum ©
Sharlot Hall Museum
Downtown Historic Area ©
Downtown Historic Area
Watson Lake ©
Watson Lake

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