11 days in Arizona Itinerary

11 days in Arizona Itinerary

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1
Tucson
— Few hours
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
3
Sedona
— 1 night
4
Page
— 3 nights
5
Tumacacori
— 2 nights
6
Coolidge
— 2 nights

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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.
To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Tucson online journey planner.

Houston to Tucson is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Houston in January, Tucson is slightly colder at night with lows of 41°F. On the 2nd (Thu), you're off to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Tucson

Parks · Outdoors · Museums
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night
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.
You've added Hualapai Ranch, Yaki Point, Grandview Point, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 3rd (Fri), contemplate the long history of Hermit's Rest, engage your brain at Yavapai Geology Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Bright Angel Point, then get great views at Lipan Point, then take some stellar pictures from Grandview Point, and finally get great views at Yaki Point. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, hike along Rim Trail, and then admire the landmark architecture of Grand Canyon Railway Depot.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Tucson to Grand Canyon National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and car. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Tucson in January; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 44°F and lows reach 15°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Find places to stay Jan 2 — 4:
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
night
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Oak Creek Canyon. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): admire the striking features of Chapel of the Holy Cross and then explore the stunning scenery at Oak Creek Canyon.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Sedona road trip planning site.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in January, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Sedona: temperatures range from 54°F by day to 37°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Page.

Things to do in Sedona

Nature · Outdoors · Parks
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Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Oak Creek Canyon ©
Oak Creek Canyon

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Lees Ferry, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Lake Powell, and other attractions. On the 6th (Mon), explore the stunning scenery at Lower Antelope Canyon, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Powell, take in breathtaking views at Lees Ferry, explore the striking landscape of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, then take in the dramatic natural features at Rainbow Bridge National Monument, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Navajo National Monument, explore the stunning scenery at Nautilus Rock, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Horseshoe Bend.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Page online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Sedona to Page in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Sedona in January, expect Page to be little chillier, temps between 45°F and 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Tumacacori.

Things to do in Page

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Kanab, Navajo National Monument
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Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Lower Antelope Canyon ©
Lower Antelope Canyon

2
nights
Tumacacori

Tumacacori ©
Tumacacori is an unincorporated community in Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States It abuts the community of Carmen, Arizona. Tumacacori National Historical Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 9th (Thu), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tumacacori National Historical Park and then identify plant and animal life at Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Tumacacori trip maker site.

Explore your travel options from Page to Tumacacori with the Route module. When traveling from Page in January, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Tumacacori: temperatures range from 65°F by day to 34°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Coolidge.

Things to do in Tumacacori

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge
Find places to stay Jan 8 — 10:
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Tumacacori National Historical Park ©
Tumacacori National Historical Park
Santa Cruz Chili & Spice ©
Santa Cruz Chili & Spice

2
nights
Coolidge

Coolidge ©
Coolidge is a city in Pinal County, Arizona, United States. You've now added Casa Grande Ruins National Monument to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): stroll around Discovery Park. Keep things going the next day: admire the majestic nature at Casa Grande Ruins National Monument, then immerse yourself in nature at Boyce Thompson Arboretum, and then take in the awesome beauty at San Tan Mountain Regional Park.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Coolidge travel route builder website.

You can drive from Tumacacori to Coolidge in 2 hours. Traveling from Tumacacori in January, Coolidge is a bit warmer at night with lows of 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Coolidge

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Happy Adobe, Discovery Park, Boyce Thompson Arboretum, San Tan Mountain Regional Park
Find places to stay Jan 10 — 12:
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Casa Grande Ruins National Monument ©
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument
Boyce Thompson Arboretum ©
Boyce Thompson Arboretum
San Tan Mountain Regional Park ©
San Tan Mountain Regional Park

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