Sedona Overnight with Grand Canyon Tour from Phoenix & Scottsdale 2 Day 1 Night
From $614*/person*Lodging costs may vary depending on time of year
Multi-Day Tour Highlights
Multi-Day Tour Itinerary
We depart the Phoenix/Scottsdale area between 6:00am – 7:00am and travel through the cacti-covered mountains of the Sonoran Desert. Watch the terrain change to grasslands and high desert as we approach the Red Rocks of Sedona.
Our first major en route stop will give you a chance to explore ancient Native American ruins at Montezuma Castle National Monument, one of the best-preserved Sinagua cliff dwellings in North America dating back around 1,000 years.
Following our time at Montezuma Castle, the tour will begin to explore the mystique surrounding Sedona with options ranging from cultural and spiritual to adventurous and active. You will enjoy views of the famous red rock features of Bell Rock, Airport Mesa, and Chapel of the Holy Cross. You will also be treated to views of Cathedral Rock, Snoopy Rock, and Submarine Rock, to name a few.
In uptown Sedona, you can explore on foot the many art galleries and shops, get a psychic reading, or enjoy the serenity that Sedona provides with a glass of wine on the balcony. Guests will also have the option of experiencing Tlaquepaque, an outdoor arts & crafts village full of art galleries, craft shops, cobblestone paths & decorative arches.
Shopping and galleries not your thing? Alternate choices available to you as add-ons are either off-road jeep tours with our partner Pink Jeep or guided hikes with our partner Trail Lovers. Both options offer a captivating backcountry experience nestled deeper within this gorgeous natural area.
In the afternoon, your guide will check you into your Uptown Sedona hotel for a relaxing night on your own where you will be in close walking distance to shops, galleries, and restaurants!
Overnight at Sedona, AZ
Your guide for Day 2 will pick you up at your hotel at approximately 9:30am for the 2 hour drive to Grand Canyon National Park! Enjoy the scenic drive through Oak Creek Canyon as we depart Sedona and continue further into Northern Arizona. We will travel the outskirts of the Route 66 town of Flagstaff and from the highway, see the San Francisco Peaks which tower over 12,000 feet! Be immersed in Coconino National Forest, the largest contiguous forest of ponderosa pines in the world!
Upon entering the Grand Canyon, you’ll experience approximately three hours within the National Park marveling at the beauty that is the South Rim. Don’t forget to visit the historic El Tovar Lodge and Hopi House in Grand Canyon Village. While at the South Rim of the Grand Canyon National Park, you will have opportunities to walk the rim, shop and capture an unlimited number of photographs.
Enjoy the relaxing drive back to the Phoenix & Scottsdale area with an approximate arrival time of 7:00-8:00pm.
Add on a Thrilling Pink Jeep Tour or a Scenic Hike!
Pink Jeep Tour
Choose from four exciting Pink Jeep tours to add to this day tour! From the signature Broken Arrow tour, which is the most adventurous, to the thrilling Scenic Rim, the exciting Coyote Canyon or the mellow Red Rock Range, there’s something for everyone on these adventures! Enjoy the backcountry on a scenic off-road excursion to get a closer look at the majesty of the Red Rock views!
Enjoy a 2 hour guided hike among the stunning red rocks of Sedona! All ages and skill levels are welcome. Water, trail snacks and all necessary gear, including backpacks, are included. Total duration approx. 2.5 hours including transport to/from trailhead. Get off the beaten path and up-close to nature while getting your steps in!
Multi-Day Tour FAQs
You will have various opportunities to buy food. You are also welcome to bring your own food. We provide bottled water all day.
This tour offers a wide range of walking opportunities, which require a reasonable level of fitness mostly due to possible elevation changes. The level of activity can be suited to and catered for almost all levels of fitness. It is not an activity holiday, just an active holiday.
Individual luggage must be kept to a maximum of one piece of luggage less than 50 pounds or one daypack less than or equal to 40 litres. It is recommended to travel with a small day pack for easy access to camera, sunblock, and clothing. Most hotels can arrange to store bulky items pre-tour. We advise our clients to pack as lightly as possible.
Temperatures in Sedona are typically 10-15°F cooler than Phoenix and temperatures in Grand Canyon are typically 15-30°F cooler than Phoenix and both vary by season. We recommend our guests bring jackets in the event of changing weather patterns.
Immediate non-refundable deposit of $150.00 is due at time of booking and will be applied to the final balance. The final balance is due 7 days prior to tour departure. The final balance is non-refundable. Cancellations made more than 7 days prior to tour departure will forfeit $150.00 deposit.
**DETOURS does not offer refunds or credits for cancelled flights or illness. (unless we are notified outside the cancellation period) We HIGHLY recommend booking your tour on a date that occurs at least two days after you arrive.