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Luxury Tailor Made Travel

Tailor Made National Parks: Utah to Arizona


7 days from $12,695 per person

Private Journey

Travel with your private party on this Luxury Tailor Made Journey, departing when you choose and with expert local guides leading the way; you can even customize the itinerary to your interests.

Experience the iconic landscapes of the American West, including Arches National Park, Sedona and Moab, taking in awe-inspiring views of the Grand Canyon, rafting the rock-carved path of the Colorado River and exploring majestic Monument Valley with a private Navajo guide, all while relaxing each evening amid superb natural beauty.

A&K Advantages

  • Discover the spectacular diversity of the American West, exploring national parks in the United States on an action-packed itinerary
  • Set out on a private horseback trail ride to kickstart your adventure in Moab
  • Travel the back roads at the Grand Canyon to discover hidden gems and hiking trails seldom seen by other travellers
  • Explore iconic Monument Valley, accompanied by a private Navajo guide
  • Roam Sedona's sandstone mesas and pinon pine forest during a 4x4 off-roading adventure

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Arrive Grand Junction, Colorado
Day 2
Arches National Park | Incredible Sandstone Sculptures
Day 3
Monument Valley | Iconic Western Vistas
Day 4
Grand Canyon | Hiking the South Rim
Day 5
Flagstaff, Arizona | Grand Canyon Flightseeing & Native American History
Day 6
Sedona | Sweeping Vistas & Sandstone Mesas
Day 7
Depart Phoenix

Luxury Tailor Made Journeys depart on the dates that work for you and feature expert local guides throughout your journey. The itinerary below can be customized to your interests.

Day 1
Arrive Grand Junction, Colorado

Arrive in Grand Junction, where you are met by your driver and chauffeured to Moab, a renowned hub for outdoor adventure at the heart of Southeast Utah’s canyon country. Stop in downtown Moab for lunch before continuing to your overnight accommodations. Surrounded by the Colorado River, lush landscapes and majestic rock formations, Sorrel’s charming suites comfortably immerse you in the larger-than-life desert atmosphere. This evening, enjoy a private horseback trail ride in the Canyons surrounding Sorrel River Ranch.

Sorrel River Ranch Resort & Spa
Meals: Lunch
Day 2
Arches National Park | Incredible Sandstone Sculptures

Today, meet your private driver-guide for a day of exploring the stunning Arches National Park. Hike and drive through the park, viewing unusual geologic formations such as the famed Delicate Arch, the Marching Men and the Eye of The Whale. After a picnic lunch at a scenic overlook, wander past seven distinct natural arches in the Devil’s Garden and check out the fossilized remains of real dinosaur tracks as well as breathtaking vistas of the surrounding desert terrain. This early afternoon, embark on a shared float trip through the Fishers Tower section of the Colorado River. Thrill to a few rapids and float past striking red rock formations, including Fishers Towers, Castle Rock, and the Priest and Nuns, in this area which has provided the backdrop for many western movies.

Sorrel River Ranch Resort & Spa
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 3
Monument Valley | Iconic Western Vistas

Travel overland to Monument Valley, the awe-inspiring landscape immortalized by director John Ford in many a classic western movie. Marked by rugged sandstone towers that jut into the clouds, this amazing area has been known as the “land of long shadows” by local tribes for centuries. Learn about the valley’s natural and human history as a local expert leads you to landmarks only accessible with a private, licensed Navajo guide. Following lunch, set out on a scenic drive toward your next hotel near the Grand Canyon. The Grand Hotel at the Grand Canyon is the premier hotel in the region and one of the few area hotels with an indoor heated swimming pool and spa.

The Grand Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 4
Grand Canyon | Hiking the South Rim

Embark on a hike led by an expert naturalist guide for incredible views of the Grand Canyon’s South Rim, the Colorado River and the Painted Desert. Revel in the natural flora, fauna and landscape of this astonishing world wonder. Next, enjoy lunch in the dining room of the historic Hotel Tovar, which is located directly on the canyon rim.

The Grand Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 5
Flagstaff, Arizona | Grand Canyon Flightseeing & Native American History

This morning, board a helicopter for a shared flight over the Grand Canyon. Take in unforgettable, sweeping views of the canyon from a unique perspective rarely experienced by visitors to the park. Afterward, depart with your private driver for Flagstaff, Arizona. Enjoy lunch before a private docent-led tour of the Museum of Northern Arizona. The museum contains the definitive collection of Southwest Native American art and artifacts. Your guide will lead you through the museum collection and the archives. Proceed to Sedona and continue on to Enchantment Resort, your luxurious accommodations nestled in the secluded Boynton Canyon. Surrounded by 1.8 million acres of national forest and a wonderland of red rocks, Sedona is an artistic and spiritual center.

Enchantment Resort
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 6
Sedona | Sweeping Vistas & Sandstone Mesas

Roll out into the region’s stunning landscapes today on a private 4x4 Jeep adventure. Gaze in awe as you travel on and over the red rock formations, taking in panoramic vistas of Sedona's sandstone mesas and pinon pine forest. Hang on as your Jeep navigates the rocky trail, climbing to the top of a red rock lookout point and then descending the Road of No Return. Enjoy a picnic lunch along the way in a beautiful setting, before an afternoon at leisure, free to relax or perhaps indulge in your resort’s pool and spa. Your private driver will also remain available for additional touring and sightseeing.

Enchantment Resort
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 7
Depart Phoenix

After breakfast, your private driver will bring you to the Phoenix Airport to begin your journey home.

Meals: Breakfast

Enhance Your Journey

Elevate your experience with a host of options available for an additional cost.

Private Stargazing in Sedona

Behold the stars like never before in the night sky over Sedona, indulging in a private stargazing experience with a professional astronomer who shares the science behind the celestial treasures overhead.

Take Your Grand Canyon Flightseeing Private

Book your helicopter flight through the Grand Canyon as a private charter, making for a more exclusive flightseeing experience.


May–Sep; Priced from $13,695
Jan–Apr, Oct–Dec; Priced from $12,695

Prices are per person, double occupancy for the itinerary as published for 2021 travel, and subject to availability.
Pricing reflects A&K's recommended months of travel of this itinerary. Supplements may apply over holiday periods, festivals and special events. Air not included.

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