On February 26, 2019, the Grand Canyon, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, celebrates 100 years since it's designation as a national park.
A bucket list destination for many around the world, Grand Canyon National Park is located just a four-hour drive from Phoenix. This makes our city a perfect hub for exploring the park for a day, or a couple.
The most popular way to enter Grand Canyon National Park is at the South Rim, home to Grand Canyon Village which includes the park's visitor center. This entrance is an approximately four-hour drive from Phoenix.
Destinations along the way include:
The scenic town of Sedona, famous for the splendor of its red rock formations.
Montezuma Castle National Monument, one of the best preserved cliff dwellings in North America.
Flagstaff, a scenic mountain town where you will find forest views and family-friendly fun.