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Sedona: Scenic Rim Pink Jeep Tour

1. Sedona: Scenic Rim Pink Jeep Tour

Experience the true majesty of red rock formations from 2,000 feet up on this Mogollon Rim Jeep tour. See some of earth's most beautiful formations and blaze a trail through stunning rugged terrain from the safety and comfort of a Jeep Wrangler. See both the lowland deserts and the Ponderosa pine forests of the high mountains from a completely new perspective, and enjoy some fantastic photo opportunities. During the tour, you'll have all the places of importance pointed out and narrated by the on-board tour guide, and have plenty of opportunity to snap to your heart's content for shots for your photo album. Apart from the occasional stop to stretch your legs, you'll see most of the countryside from a state-of-the-art Jeep Wrangler, which has more to it than meets the eye. Whether it's traversing intense hills , or smoothly riding down super-steep valleys, you'll be amazed at what this vehicle can do.

The Grand Canyon Classic Tour From Sedona, AZ

2. The Grand Canyon Classic Tour From Sedona, AZ

Considered one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, the Grand Canyon is a must-see. Make the most of your visit with this scenic tour filled with incredible views. Your tour begins with a ride through the scenic red rocks of Sedona, through Oak Creek Canyon — one of the top scenic drives in America. Continue through the Ponderosa Pines of Flagstaff, past the dormant volcanoes of the San Francisco Peaks, and on to the Navajo Reservation with a stop at the Historic Cameron Trading Post. Your journey continues, providing you with a breathtaking view of the western edge of the Painted Desert and the Little Colorado River Gorge on your way to the Grand Canyon. Once inside the magnificent Grand Canyon National Park, take in the beautiful views of the canyon and Colorado River at Desert View. Climb to the top of the Watchtower Observatory for amazing panoramic views. Visit the East and South Rims of the Grand Canyon from which the spectacular views of the Colorado River Gorge and the buttes of the South Rim can be viewed. Enjoy a mile-long nature walk along the South Rim to admire the natural beauty of the park. After, there is optional time to explore Grand Canyon Village, where many historic buildings are located.

Canyons & Cowboys: 2-Hour Jeep Tour from Sedona

3. Canyons & Cowboys: 2-Hour Jeep Tour from Sedona

Step back in time to the Wild West on this guided jeep tour from Sedona to the Dry Creek Basin. Capture stunning pictures of the Sedona Red Rocks and visit an old homestead at the “Van Derin” cabin. Meet your guide at the pickup point in Sedona and hop aboard a comfortable jeep. Travel thorugh a scenic wonderland surrounded by 7 majestic canyons into historic Dry Creek Basin. Relive early cowboy days with tales of murder and moonshine at the old “Van Derin” cabin, a focal point of your tour permitted only to selected jeep tour companies. Connect with the pioneer spirit of this marvelous land at this historical homestead. Listen as your guide shares their facinating knowledge of the uniquely shaped and colored Sedona Red Rock formations. Return to your meeting point in Sedona at the end of your tour.

Sedona: Cliff Hanger Trail

4. Sedona: Cliff Hanger Trail

Drive through the high desert of Arizona aboard this exclusive Hummer adventure. Admire the vast expanse of the desert under the beautiful Arizona sun. Travel off the beaten path and onto some of the unruly trails to take in the magnificent views of stunning Red Rock Range. Roam through the backcountry of Sedona's western canyons and learn about Sedona's Wild West and Native American Culture.

Bear Wallow Canyon on 4x4: 2-Hour Tour from Sedona

5. Bear Wallow Canyon on 4x4: 2-Hour Tour from Sedona

Join this fascinating 2-hour tour of Sedona's beautiful Bear Wallow Canyon and learn all about the pioneer spirit of this marvelous land. Board a 4X4 for an exciting journey through this mystical region. Travel down Munds Wagon Trail or Huckaby Trail and listen as your guides relay some of the most fascinating stories of Sedona’s early pioneers. Continue the tour and ride past the volcanic Mogollon Rim Trail. Here you can enjoy the breathtaking vistas of the red rocks of Sedona and views over the stunning Oak Creek Canyon that rests 2,000 feet below. Before you end this short but fascinating tour, stop to admire the world’s largest collection of ponderosa pines, which lend a sweet and sensual aroma to the region.

Sedona: Red Rock Range Pink Jeep Tour

6. Sedona: Red Rock Range Pink Jeep Tour

Relax and relish Sedona's incredible natural beauty. Board a customized Jeep Wrangler and head west for wide open views of the world famous red rocks of Sedona. Travel mild dirt roads to gorgeous vistas, listening to the narrative provided by your certified guide. For a truly unforgettable experience try this tour at sunset and enjoy seeing the light at dusk play along the rock formations. Enjoy sweeping vistas and pinyon and juniper forests. See some of Sedona’s most iconic views, including Thunder Mountain. Hear about Bradshaw Overlook, named for Bob Bradshaw, Sedona resident and movie scout.

Gambler Trail

7. Gambler Trail

Take this moderate jeep tour through the heart of the historic Dry Creek Basin on this exclusive Hummer Tour. You will be surrounded by majestic seven canyons area, with amazing panoramic views on all sides. This trail is bound to amaze you as you make your way through the floor of the canyon, with glimpses of some of Sedona's high desert fauna. Head on out and view picturesque landscapes and open vistas as you make your way over big boulders and rocky roads. It’s sure to please all ages. Your expert and professional guide will entertain you with history of Sedona's Wild West & Native American Culture.

Sedona: Colorado Plateau Ascent Jeep Tour

8. Sedona: Colorado Plateau Ascent Jeep Tour

Experience what it would have felt like to travel by horse and carriage 1500 feet above Sedona in this exclusive 12 passenger, stadium seating Hummer. While you drive, learn about the history behind Sedona's Wild West and Native American culture. On this tour, you will travel the original road that connected Sedona to Flagstaff before Hwy 89 A was built. See a different side of Sedona when you reach the top of this picturesque trail.

Camp Verde: Jeep Tour and Horseback Ride with Lunch

9. Camp Verde: Jeep Tour and Horseback Ride with Lunch

Embark on a 4-hour tour in Verde Valley with a perfect balance of adventure and relaxation while also leaving your evening free to explore the rest of valley in whatever way you like. Once you arrive on your Jeep, head out on a 1-hour exploration of the milder regions of the Verde Valley desert. This relaxing ride will take you under the shade of sycamore and cottonwood trees. Crossing the Verde River and get a chance to see the Sinagua Ruins After your jeep tour, head over to the stables to saddle up for a 1-hour horseback ride. This trail is more adventurous with hills your horse will encounter. See the magnificent Black Hills Mountain Range that follows along the Verde Valley. By this time, you are sure to have worked up an appetite! But have no fear, you will be provided with food favorites as you sit down for a lovely picnic lunch consisting of a deli sandwich, chips, cookies, and drinks. 

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What people are saying about Sedona

We were picked up at our hotel in Sedona by Steve. We really enjoyed spending the whole day with Steve for our Sunset tour of the Grand Canyon. Steve was so knowledgeable. He was a excellent tour guide. First stop was at the Cameron Trading Post to pick up nice souvenirs. Then we had a really nice dinner outside and saw lots of elk right across from where we ate. All the lookout spots were beautiful and Steve took us on a nice walk to look over the canyon. Steve made our day in the Grand Canyon very enjoyable. I definitely would recommend this tour company to anyone wanting to see the Grand Canyon.

We had an excellent guide, Maverick! He was friendly, knowledgeable, and accommodating! He even turned around when he spotted a gorgeous cactus bloom after hearing that I loved flowers and had been hoping to see some! Being the end of the day with the 5:00 tour, guides are often in a hurry to be done not Maverick, he was great, I highly recommend this tour company!

After having driven throughout my Southwestern trip, I decided it might be more relaxing and productive to book a tour and let someone else do the driving. The tour worked out perfectly. Our guide Sheldon was knowledgeable, more than accommodating, and created a sense of fun throughout. I would highly recommend this tour.

Our tour guide Steve was absolutely wonderful. He made the trip so memorable, highly recommend this tour and company.

Sheldon made the trip even better than we imagined. He was friendly and very knowledgeable.