6 days in Arizona Itinerary

6 days in Arizona Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tucson
— 3 nights
2
Picacho
— 1 day
3
Sedona
— 2 nights

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes K Newby Gallery & Sculpture Garden, Mission Garden, Garden of Gethsemane, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): engage your brain at Asarco Mineral Discovery Center, browse the exhibits of K Newby Gallery & Sculpture Garden, view the masterpieces at Madaras Gallery, thenidentify plant and animal life at Tucson Audubon's Paton Center for Hummingbirds, thenget to know the resident critters at Funny Foot Farm and Tucson Petting Zoo, and finally admire the natural beauty at Mission Garden. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Agua Caliente Park, see the interesting displays at Pima Air and Space Museum, stop by Mac's Indian Jewelry, thenimmerse yourself in nature at Catalina State Park, and finally browse the different shops at La Encantada.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Tucson day trip planning app.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Tucson. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Picacho.

Things to do in Tucson

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Sahuarita, San Pedro House, Tucson Audubon's Paton Center for Hummingbirds, Oro Valley Aquatic Center, Tumacacori National Historical Park
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Pima Air and Space Museum ©
Pima Air and Space Museum
Catalina State Park ©
Catalina State Park
Gates Pass ©
Gates Pass

1
day
Picacho

Picacho ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch, thenstroll through Sunset Trail, and then trek along Hunter Trail.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Picacho online holiday planner.

Drive from Tucson to Picacho in an hour. Traveling from Tucson in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Picacho, with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Picacho

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch ©
Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch

2
nights
Sedona

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Crescent Moon Picnic Site, hike along Doe Mountain Trail, and then see Off-Road Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: explore and take pictures at Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Sedona trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Picacho to Sedona takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Picacho in August, expect Sedona to be a bit cooler, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Sedona

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Off-Road Tours
Doe Mountain Trail ©
Doe Mountain Trail
Crescent Moon Picnic Site ©
Crescent Moon Picnic Site

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