7 days in Phoenix & Central Arizona Itinerary

7 days in Phoenix & Central Arizona Itinerary

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Coolidge
— 1 night
2
Scottsdale
— 3 nights
3
Wickenburg
— 2 nights

1
night
Coolidge

Coolidge ©
Coolidge is a city in Pinal County, Arizona, United States. For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Coolidge tour planner.

Boston to Coolidge is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to Coolidge is minus 2 hours. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Boston in March, with highs in Coolidge at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can drive to Scottsdale.

Things to do in Coolidge

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

San Tan Mountain Regional Park, St. Anthony's Greek Orthodox Monastery
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Casa Grande Ruins National Monument ©
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument
St. Anthony's Greek Orthodox Monastery ©
St. Anthony's Greek Orthodox Monastery
San Tan Mountain Regional Park ©
San Tan Mountain Regional Park

3
nights
Scottsdale

Scottsdale ©
Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. Discover out-of-the-way places like Lost Dutchman State Park and Horseback Riding Tours. Get in touch with nature at Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch and Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson. Step out of Scottsdale with an excursion to Superstition Mountain Museum in Apache Junction--about 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum, learn about winemaking at Aridus Wine Company, view the masterpieces at Elan Wollitzer Gallery, and visit Old Town Scottsdale.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Scottsdale sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Coolidge to Scottsdale takes 1.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Wickenburg.

Things to do in Scottsdale

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Phoenix, Apache Junction, Horseback Riding Tours, Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch
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Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch ©
Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch
Superstition Mountain Museum ©
Superstition Mountain Museum
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum

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nights
Wickenburg

Wickenburg ©
Wickenburg is a town primarily located in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States, with a portion in neighboring Yavapai County. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Desert Caballeros Western Museum, thenidentify plant and animal life at Hassayampa River Preserve, and then walk around Lake Pleasant Regional Park.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Wickenburg trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Scottsdale to Wickenburg takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Scottsdale in March, expect slightly colder with lows of °F in Wickenburg. On the 8th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Wickenburg

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Lake Pleasant Regional Park
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Desert Caballeros Western Museum ©
Desert Caballeros Western Museum
Hassayampa River Preserve ©
Hassayampa River Preserve
Off-Road Tours