(Itinerary by Lake Powell Resorts & Marinas)
1) Phoenix, AZ- arrival
2) Phoenix, AZ- to Sedona(115 miles) Sedona to Williams, AZ(60 miles) or Sedona to Grand Canyon(114 miles)
- Travel to Sedona, then through Oak Creek Canyon and Red Rock State Park
Overnight in Sedona- some amazing resorts and properties
OR continue on-
You could take the Grand Canyon Train to the canyon
Overnight at Grand Canyon or Tusayan
3-4) Grand Canyon to Monument Valley (180 miles) 3 hours Or Lake Powell Resort ( if you stayed the night at the Grand Canyon then to drive to Monument Valley and on Page is relatively easy- however if you stayed in Sedona and continue on to Grand Canyon and then to Page- that is a very full day.)
Monument Valley to Page/ Lake Powell – Glen Canyon Recreation Area(127 miles) 2 hours
Stay 2 nights in Page-
Day 1 - Take a flight to Monument Valley in the morning - tour Antelope Canyon in the afternoon
Day 2 - Take a boat tour to Rainbow Bridge- see a National Monument or float the Colorado River
Lake Powell Resort- Boat cruise to Rainbow Bridge National Monument
Lake Powell Resort - Antelope Canyon (15 miles) 23min.
Lake Powell Resort - Colorado River- Float trip (8 miles) 12 min.
Lake Powell Resort - Grand Staircase Escalante (15 miles) 18 min.
Overnight at Lake Powell Resort
5) Lake Powell to Zion National Park (103 miles) 1 hours 40 min.
Lake Powell to Bryce Canyon National Park (151 miles) 2 hours 30 min.
-73 miles between Zion & Bryce Canyons
From Bryce or Zion you could select a couple of different routes- head back to Vegas or head east.
6) Bryce Canyon to Vegas - (250) 4 hours
Zion to Vegas - (173 miles) 3 hours
7) Vegas flights home