Discover dusk and dawn in Sedona and the Grand Canyon on this three-day, two-night guided tour. Enjoy a day in Sedona among the world famous red rock formations as well as a day exploring Grand Canyon National Park. Guests will also experience the Navajo Nation to enjoy the expert craftsmanship and unique history of the local culture.
The Sedona and Grand Canyon overnight tour departs Phoenix/Scottsdale at approximately 6:30am and returns two days later at approximately 7:30pm.
Packages Start at $699
Most hotels in Phoenix, Scottsdale, Mesa and Tempe
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.
Private Tour Option
This tour can also be operated as a private tour. Contact a tour specialist for details.
Our vehicles are designed to carry up to 13 passengers on individual leather captains’ seats, and groups range from 8-13 passengers.
Our guides have many years of experience in leading tours throughout North America. Their knowledge and enthusiasm will ensure that everyone gets the most from each destination.
The hotels in Sedona and Grand Canyon will be 3-4 stars. The accommodation has been chosen to give passengers the best access to the surrounding area. For those traveling alone there are single occupancy rates available.
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, sun block, 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 and Grand Canyon are typically 15-30°F cooler than Phoenix and vary by season. We recommend our guests bring jackets in the event of changing weather patterns.
Post Tour Accommodation Packages
Post tours packages are available through your travel agent.
Travel insurance is a vital aspect to booking a holiday, giving you protection against unforeseen circumstances that could otherwise spoil your holiday. It is important that you purchase travel insurance that properly covers your participation in whatever activities you may undertake at the time that you make your booking.
Sedona and Grand Canyon Overnight Tour: 3-days, 2-nights
To see the rich American West history, this guided Arizona tour gives you a chance to explore ancient Native American civilizations, marvel at the spectacular landscape of Sedona and the Grand Canyon, and explore local and Navajo artisans of Sedona and the Navajo Nation. This multi-day trip features an ancient Native American ruins from the Sinagua Tribe that existed along this busy trade route between 1250 – 1425AD. Montezuma Castle National Monument is an excellently preserved site that gives guests a fantastic glimpse into the history of its first inhabitants.
Following our time at the Native American National Monument, the Sedona leg of our tour will begin to explore the mystique surrounding Sedona with options ranging from cultural and spiritual to adventurous and active. Made famous by its marvelous red rock cliffs, Sedona plays host to world class artisans, outdoor enthusiasts and the “occasional” tourist. The tour of Sedona will include visits to the famous red rock features of Bell Rock, Airport Mesa, and Chapel of the Holy Cross, but you will also be provided 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 offers with a glass of wine on the balcony. An alternate choice available as an add-on is an off-road jeep tour exploring the backcountry of Sedona or a helicopter tour to gain a bird’s eye perspective of the stunning red rock spires and pinnacles. Your check in to your Sedona Lodging will be at approximately 3:30pm where you will have the remainder of the day to relax on your own and enjoy the local surroundings. Lodging upgrades are available for an additional fee.
Overnight in Sedona, AZ
Upon departing Sedona at approximately 9:30am, the tour passes through Oak Creek Canyon, a scenic byway that winds through 2,000 vertical feet of a red walled canyon to emerge surrounded by the dense ponderosa pines of the Coconino National Forest. Atop the Mogollon Rim, we will travel the outskirts of the Route 66 town of Flagstaff on our way to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. Guests will have the afternoon free within the National Park marveling at the beauty that is the Grand Canyon. While at the South Rim Village of the National Park, you will have opportunities to walk the rim, shop, capture an unlimited amount of photographs, or enjoy your lunch and relax with the best seat in the house.
Overnight near Grand Canyon, AZ
Enjoy a relaxing morning as the sun rises above the rim of one of the most beautiful natural Wonders of the World. Take part in a morning hike or simply relax before checking out to meet up with your tour guide around 1:45pm. Before returning to Phoenix from the Grand Canyon, you’ll be treated to several more viewpoints at the Canyon and distant views of the Painted Desert as well as close up views of the Little Colorado River Gorge and Navajo Nation en route to Phoenix. The Painted Desert is the perfect backdrop for our stop in the Navajo Nation at a prominent trading post. You will be able to get a glimpse into the past, view the highest quality authentic Navajo artwork and craft work, as well as visit a gift shop to bring back souvenirs for friends and family.
*Day one departure time: approximately 6:30am
*Day three return time: approximately 7:30pm
A $150 non-refundable tour deposit is due at the time of booking. This non-refundable deposit is included in the tour’s final price.
Lodging in Sedona
Lodging at or near the Grand Canyon
Lunch on day two
Entrance fees to National Parks, tribal parks, or other named activities
Experienced and professional tour guide
Additional third party tours and activities not listed above
Meals not listed above
Incidental hotel fees
DETOURS Tours offers small group touring in our custom vehicles featuring leather captain’s chairs for maximum comfort.
Because DETOURS travels with a maximum of 13 passengers, this allows us to take a flexible approach and take full advantage of touring opportunities in Grand Canyon and Sedona.
Due to the developing tourism industry in the area changes can and do occur in this type of program. Weather conditions, sometimes severe enough to limit where we can drive or walk, can also alter the program. As visitors, we will respect this, and remain flexible and open to local conditions, safety concerns and unforeseen opportunities. Our guides will do their best to keep things on track and in the event that our schedule changes, they will try to keep disruption to a minimum, consider your wishes and organize other options as far as it is reasonable and practical to do so.