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  2. Phoenix Metropolitan Area
  3. Scottsdale
  4. Day Trips

From Scottsdale: Verde Valley Day Tour

Product ID: 181493
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Explore two of the best preserved Native American monuments in Arizona, Montezuma Castle and Tuzigoot. Wander through the old mining town of Jerome and witness the red rock formations outside of Sedona.
About this activity
Duration 9 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pick-up service

Your hotel in Scottsdale.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore the majestic Native American monuments of Montezuma Castle and Tuzigoot
  • Learn about Arizona's mining history and walk around the old mining town of Jerome
  • Eat lunch in uptown Sedona and check out local shops and artwork
  • See the red rocks, taking in their large formations up close
Full description
You will be picked up at 8:00 AM from your hotel in Scottsdale. From there, you will drive to Montezuma Castle in a private SUV or Van. Detailed narration of all the historical sites and areas along the way will be provided. Spend roughly 40 minutes walking around the Native American monument.

From here, you will go to another prevalent Native American monument, Tuzigoot. Spend about 30 minutes exploring this great wonder. Continue to the historical mining town of Jerome. Here you will have time discover this great town in Arizona for an hour. Then head to Sedona to have lunch in the uptown area.

After lunch, you will have time to walk around the downtown area of Sedona for about an hour. Then hit some great red rock photo stops on the way out of town. Finally, you will be driven back to your hotel, where you will be dropped off around 6:00 PM. 
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transportation by SUV or Van
  • All admissions
  • Lunch
What’s Not Included
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• There is a fair amount of walking involved throughout the day
Organized by

Wandering Heart Adventures

Product ID: 181493