Phoenix/Scottsale - Sedona (115 miles)
On the first day of this tour, we will depart Phoenix and Scottsdale and travel through the Sonoran Desert on the way to the scenic red rock country of Sedona. After checking into the local hotel, we will be able to take either a scenic, historical tour of the area or a backcountry jeep tour.
This small city in the Verde Valley region of Arizona attracts visitors from all over with its gorgeous red sandstone rock formations. It is a popular place for outdoor recreational activities like hiking, biking, and mountain climbing.
Standard Hotel: Kings Ransom or similiar
Williams - Grand Canyon - Phoenix (239 miles)
All aboard! Early this morning, we will head to Williams, where we will board the Grand Canyon Railroad for a one-way journey through time, enjoying scenic views of Arizona's high country on our way to Grand Canyon National Park. Upon our arrival, we will take our first views of this wonderland. Then, we will have ample time to explore or browse the local gift shop. In the evening, we will return to Phoenix, where the tour will come to an end. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations.
Grand Canyon, AZ
Considered one of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Grand Canyon was carved over 17 million years by the Colorado River. This breathtaking, 18-mile-long canyon has been stunning visitors for hundreds of years.
Grand Canyon Railway
The Grand Canyon Railway is a scenic railroad that offers incredibly views of the Grand Canyon and its surrounding landscape, all from the comfort of a relaxing train car.