50 days in United States Itinerary

50 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Stockholm
Fly:  25 h
1
Page
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Chinle
— 4 nights
Drive:  5 h
3
Kingman
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Williams
— 4 nights
Drive:  45 min
5
Flagstaff
— 4 nights
Drive:  45 min
6
Sedona
— 4 nights
Drive:  15 min
7
Cottonwood
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Payson
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
9
Phoenix
— 4 nights
Drive:  30 min
10
Mesa
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
11
Tucson
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
12
Sierra Vista
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  21 h 30 min
End: Stockholm

4
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Lake Powell and Rainbow Bridge National Monument. Step out of the city life by going to Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and Coyote Buttes. Venture out of the city with trips to Kanab (Nautilus Rock & Wire Pass Trail (Buckskin Gulch Access)). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, get great views at Horseshoe Bend, and see human ingenuity at work at Glen Canyon Dam Overlook.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Page trip itinerary planning tool.

Stockholm, Sweden to Page is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Stockholm to Page, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Stockholm in June, you will find days in Page are much hotter (41°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (24°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Chinle.

Things to do in Page

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Big Water, Kanab, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 6:
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Lake Powell ©
Lake Powell
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area
Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument ©

4
nights
Chinle

Chinle ©
Chinle is a census-designated place in Apache County, Arizona, United States. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bluff Fort Historic Site and Antelope House Ruin. Get in touch with nature at Canyon de Chelly National Monument and Spider Rock. There's much more to do: cruise along South Rim Drive, trek along White House Ruins Trail, explore the stunning scenery at North Rim Drive, and delve into the distant past at White House Ruin.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Chinle online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Page to Chinle in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Page in June, you will find days in Chinle are a bit cooler (36°C), and nights are much colder (11°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Kingman.

Things to do in Chinle

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bluff Fort Historic Site
Find places to stay Jun 6 — 10:
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Bluff Fort Historic Site ©
Bluff Fort Historic Site
Canyon de Chelly National Monument ©
Canyon de Chelly National Monument
Spider Rock ©
Spider Rock

4
nights
Kingman

Kingman ©
Kingman is a city in and the county seat of Mohave County, Arizona, United States. Get a sense of the local culture at Hackberry General Store and Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection. Discover out-of-the-way places like Historic Route 66 Museum and Cool Springs Station. Explore Kingman's surroundings by going to Casino at Don Laughlin's Riverside Resort (in Laughlin), Lake Havasu State Park (in Lake Havasu City) and Keepers of the Wild Nature Park (in Valentine). There's much more to do: mingle with the ghosts of the past at Oatman Ghost Town, examine the collection at Kingman Army Air Field Museum, go for a walk through Oatman Gift Shack, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Desert Diamond Distillery.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kingman trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Chinle to Kingman by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Chinle in June, expect Kingman to be somewhat warmer, temps between 43°C and 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Williams.

Things to do in Kingman

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Oatman, Laughlin, Lake Havasu State Park, Keepers of the Wild Nature Park, Hackberry General Store
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 14:
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Hackberry General Store ©
Hackberry General Store
Historic Route 66 Museum ©
Historic Route 66 Museum
Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection ©
Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection

4
nights
Williams

Williams ©
A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Williams lies on one of the first highways ever built in America, the iconic "Route 66." The town boasts many inns, motels, restaurants, and shops, although its most important feature is serving as the southern terminus of a scenic railway leading to the area's most famous tourist attraction, the World Heritage-listed Grand Canyon.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Hopi Point and Powell Point. Step out of the city life by going to Bright Angel Trail and Yavapai Point. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Williams: Tusayan General Store (in Tusayan) and Grand Canyon National Park (Navajo Point & Lipan Point). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Williams Depot, see the interesting displays at Pete's Rt 66 Gas Station Museum, and sample the tasty concoctions at Grand Canyon Brewing Company.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Williams sightseeing planning website.

You can drive from Kingman to Williams in 2 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Kingman in June; daily highs in Williams reach 33°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Williams

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Grand Canyon National Park, Tusayan General Store
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 18:
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Hopi Point ©
Hopi Point
Lipan Point ©
Lipan Point
Powell Point ©
Powell Point

4
nights
Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Get some cultural insight at Riordan Mansion State Historic Park and Northern Arizona University. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument and Coconino National Forest. Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Lava River Cave, get impressive views of San Francisco Peaks, stop by Babbitt's Backcountry, and look and learn at Lowell Observatory.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Flagstaff driving holiday site.

Drive from Williams to Flagstaff in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. June in Flagstaff sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 22:
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San Francisco Peaks ©
San Francisco Peaks
Riordan Mansion State Historic Park ©
Riordan Mansion State Historic Park
Coconino National Forest ©
Coconino National Forest

4
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park and Son Silver West Gallery. Take a break from the city and head to Broken Arrow Trail and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Snoopy Rock, hike along Fay Canyon Trail, take in breathtaking views at Boynton Canyon Trail, and buy something for everyone on your list at Tlaquepaque Arts & Shopping Village.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Sedona day trip app.

You can drive from Flagstaff to Sedona in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. While traveling from Flagstaff, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Sedona, ranging from highs of 40°C to lows of 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can go by car to Cottonwood.

Things to do in Sedona

Outdoors Parks Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 22 — 26:
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Fay Canyon Trail ©
Fay Canyon Trail
Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail
Nature & Wildlife Tours

5
nights
Cottonwood

Cottonwood ©
Cottonwood serves as a base for exploring the Verde Valley.
Explore hidden gems such as Tuzigoot National Monument and Montezuma Well. Escape the urban bustle at Jerome State Historic Park and V-Bar-V Heritage Site. Take a break from Cottonwood with a short trip to Yavapai County Courthouse Square in Prescott, about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Arizona Copper Art Museum, immerse yourself in nature at Douglas Mansion, take a memorable drive along Historic Road - US Route 89A, and get engrossed in the history at Jerome Historical Society Mine Museum.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Cottonwood travel route planner.

Cottonwood is just a short distance from Sedona. In June, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Payson.

Things to do in Cottonwood

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jerome, Clarkdale, Cornville, Rimrock, Yavapai County Courthouse Square
Find places to stay Jun 26 — Jul 1:
Highlights from your plan
Tuzigoot National Monument ©
Tuzigoot National Monument
V-Bar-V Heritage Site ©
V-Bar-V Heritage Site
Montezuma Well ©
Montezuma Well

2
nights
Payson

Payson ©
Payson is a town in northern Gila County, Arizona, United States. On the 2nd (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Rancho Tonto Catch-A-Trout and then take in the dramatic natural features at Mogollon Rim. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the fascinating underground world of Tonto National Monument and then immerse yourself in nature at Tonto Natural Bridge State Park.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Payson online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Cottonwood to Payson takes 2 hours. In July in Payson, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 21°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Payson

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Tonto National Monument
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Mogollon Rim ©
Mogollon Rim
Tonto National Monument ©
Tonto National Monument
Tonto Natural Bridge State Park ©
Tonto Natural Bridge State Park

4
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Camelback Mountain and Phoenix Art Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Desert Caballeros Western Museum and Wells Fargo Museum. There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hole in the Rock, examine the collection at Hall of Flame Museum of Firefighting, ride a horse along KOLI Equestrian Center, and admire the natural beauty at Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Phoenix trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Payson to Phoenix in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Payson in July, things will get a bit warmer in Phoenix: highs are around 48°C and lows about 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Mesa.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Scottsdale, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, KOLI Equestrian Center
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Desert Caballeros Western Museum ©
Desert Caballeros Western Museum
KOLI Equestrian Center ©
KOLI Equestrian Center
Phoenix Art Museum
Phoenix Art Museum

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nights
Mesa

Mesa ©
Mesa is a city in Maricopa County, in the U.S. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Casa Grande Ruins National Monument and Arizona Museum of Natural History. Do some cultural sightseeing at Western Spirit: Scottsdale's Museum of the West and Superstition Mountain Museum. Go for a jaunt from Mesa to Scottsdale to see Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Mesa Arts Center, make a trip to Organ Stop Pizza, browse the different shops at Scottsdale Fashion Square, and go deep underground at Four Peaks Mining Company.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Mesa trip maker app.

Mesa is just a short distance from Phoenix. Expect a daytime high around 46°C in July, and nighttime lows around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Tucson.

Things to do in Mesa

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Scottsdale, Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch, Casa Grande Ruins National Monument, Superstition Mountain Museum
Find places to stay Jul 7 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument ©
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument
Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center ©
Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center
Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch ©
Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch

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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Titan Missile Museum and International Wildlife Museum. Appreciate the collections at Children's Museum Tucson and Colossal Cave Mountain Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Saguaro National Park, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Pueblo Vida Brewing Company, take in the exciting artwork at Etherton Gallery, and get to know the resident critters at Funny Foot Farm and Tucson Petting Zoo.

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Drive from Mesa to Tucson in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of tram and bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Mesa in July: high temperatures in Tucson hover around 42°C and lows are around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Sierra Vista.

Things to do in Tucson

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Colossal Cave Mountain Park, Titan Missile Museum
Find places to stay Jul 11 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
International Wildlife Museum ©
International Wildlife Museum
Titan Missile Museum ©
Titan Missile Museum
Saguaro National Park ©
Saguaro National Park

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nights
Sierra Vista

Sierra Vista ©
Sierra Vista is a city in Cochise County, Arizona, United States. Appreciate the collections at Rose Tree Museum and Books and Tombstone Courthouse State Historic Park. Visit Allen Street and Boothilll Graveyard for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Sierra Vista: Bisbee (Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum & Lavender Pit). And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at The Nature Conservancys Ramsey Canyon Preserve, stop by Arlene's S.W. Silver & Gold, and pick up some local products at Sierra Vista Farmers Market.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Sierra Vista trip website.

Getting from Tucson to Sierra Vista by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Tucson in July, expect Sierra Vista to be slightly colder, temps between 36°C and 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sierra Vista

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Tombstone, Bisbee, The Nature Conservancys Ramsey Canyon Preserve
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Allen Street ©
Allen Street
Tombstone Courthouse State Historic Park ©
Tombstone Courthouse State Historic Park
Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum ©
Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum

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