3-Day Tour: Sedona, Monument Valley and Antelope Canyon
3 days (Approx.)
Experience the best of the desert Southwest with a 3-day tour from Las Vegas to Sedona, Monument Valley and Antelope Canyon. Cross the scenic Mojave, and take in views from the Colorado Plateau as you travel historic Route 66 through the rocky landscape. Explore Sedona’s soaring formations and downtown boutiques, then go deep into Navajo nation with a jeep tour of Monument Valley. Watch the Colorado River rush through Horseshoe Bend, see the evening light on Lake Powell, and visit towering dunes and sandstone cliffs in parks near Las Vegas.
- 3-day tour of Sedona, Monument Valley and Antelope Canyon from Las Vegas
- Explore rock formations, dunes, desert and canyons
- See some of the desert's most photogenic landscapes
- Learn the natural and cultural history of the region
- 2-nights accommodation included
- Professional tour guide
- Transportation by 15-passenger van or a full-sized bus
- 2-night hotel accommodation including tax and Continental Breakfast
- Red Rock Canyon
- Jeep tour in Monument Valley and Lunch
- Wifi on bus only
- Breakfast (2)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
DEPARTURE & RETURN:
Departure Point: Luxor Hotel and Casino
Departure Time: 7.30 AM
Returns to original departure point.
Day 1: Las Vegas - SedonaStop At:
Chapel of the Holy Cross, 780 Chapel Rd, Sedona, AZ 86336-7064 We start the day travelling across the Mojave Desert, and head up the Colorado Plateau and historic route 66, before arriving to Sedona. Known as the jewel of the desert and considered as one of the most beautiful places in America. Drive the breathtaking scenic Oak Creek Canyon that descends 2000 feet (610 meters) to the valley floor. We stop for photos of the red rocks and surroundings at the Oak Creek Canyon overlook, and the slide rock state park. Enjoy a lunch break in Sedona where you can browse authentic Indian arts and crafts stores together with unique boutiques and galleries.
After our break we head out to the surrounding desert to visit the Chapel of the Holy Cross ( self-guided visit using local stuttle service), and enjoy panoramic views of the Sedona red rock formations including Bell Rock, Courthouse Butte and Cathedral rock.
In the late afternoon we depart the Sedona area to Flagstaff for overnight.
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Bell Rock, 4999 State Route 179, Sedona, AZ 86351-8995
Duration: 10 minutes
Cathedral Rock, Yavapai County, Sedona, AZ 86351
Duration: 10 minutes
No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Country Inn & Suites Flagstaff.
Day 2: Sedona - Monument Valley - Horseshoe BendStop At:
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, US Highway 160 & US Hwy 163, Monument Valley, UT 84536
We start the day heading into Monument valley, one of the Iconic symbols of the American West and one of the most majestic and photographed points in the world.
Deep in the heart of the Navajo nation lies this majestic park, which consists of sandstone masterpieces that tower from 400 – 1000 feet (up to 300 meters) around these sandstone towers you can find mesas buttes shrubs and trees. Our visit starts with a jeep tour with led by Navajo Indians. The tour will take you down into the valley and you will experience firsthand why the Navajo call this land “like no other place on earth”. We stop for an outdoor BBQ lunch (included)
Duration: 3 hours
Horseshoe Bend, Mile Marker 545, Highway 89, Page, AZ 86040
After which we head to the mighty Colorado River, for a visit to “Horseshoe Bend” a spectacular sight unique to this region of the country. In the late afternoon we arrive to Lake Powell.
Duration: 1 hour
- Lunch: Outdoor BBQ lunch
Day 3: Antelope Canyon - Valley Of Fire - Las VegasStop At:
Antelope Canyon, Navajo Tribal Park, Page, AZ 86040
We start the day where “The water runs through the rocks” as per the local Navajo folklore. We tour the upper Antelope Canyon and visit the spectacular dunes created by the wind, water and sand, words are not enough to describe these formations created by Mother Nature.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Valley of Fire State Park, 29450 Valley of Fire Hwy, Overton, NV 89040
After our tour we depart this amazing area and start making our way back to Las Vegas, along the way we stop for a lunch break and then visit the "Valley of Fire" named for the magnificent red sandstone formations created from shifting sands and dunes during the age of the dinosaurs more than 150 million years ago.Our visit is timed to be able to see the appearance of the valley being on "fire" when reflecting the powerful sun’s rays into the valley (weather permitting).
Duration: 1 hour
Depart the Park for an early evening arrival in Las Vegas.
Meals included: Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.