Lost Canyons of the American Southwest | Globus Tours

Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona
Canyon de Chelly National Monument

Lost Canyons of the American Southwest

9 days | Phoenix to Las Vegas

This fascinating tour of Arizona includes ancient cliff dwellings, towering spires, deep canyons, and the deepest of mysteries. Exactly how did the Sinagua Indians reach their cliff-side, five-story, high-rise at Montezuma Castle? Explore these enigmas and more as you join Globus Tours on their 9-Day Lost Canyons of the American Southwest tour.

Guided jeep tours through Canyon de Chelly National Monument and the red rock scenery of Sedona get you closer to the secrets within the region’s sandstone formations, as do adventuresome train rides on the Verde Canyon Scenic Railroad and the Grand Canyon Railway.

From Phoenix to Vegas, you’ll enjoy sightseeing in Tempe, Scottsdale, and Jerome. A visit to Frank Lloyd Wright’s modern winter home, Taliesin West, as well as time in Meteor National Park, are additional sights sure to leave an impact.

Globus Tours provides everything you need for the perfect vacation – from hand-selected hotels to expert Local Guides and included VIP sightseeing access to the world’s iconic sites.

Depending on the size of your group, you can take over an entire date for this tour.

Peace of Mind Travel: All 2021 travel bookings automatically come with Globus Tours 2021 Peace of Mind Travel Plan – free of charge. This plan gives guests the ability to move their booking to another destination, vacation, brand or a different 2021 or 2022 departure date.

Trip Highlights

  • Jeep tour through Canyon de Chelly National Monument with a local Navajo Guide

  • Visit Montezuma Castle National Monument, the cliff-side home of the pre-historic Sinagua Indians

  • Experience the dramatic red rock scenery of Sedona on a guided 4-wheel drive tour

  • Scenic train rides on the Verde Canyon Scenic Railroad and the Grand Canyon Railway

  • Witness the engineering and architectural marvels of Hoover Dam, one of America’s most famous dams

Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona
Grand Canyon National Park

Lost Canyons of the American Southwest map - Globus ToursItinerary at a Glance

DAY 1: Arrive in Phoenix

Meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome drink.

DAY 2: Phoenix

Guided sightseeing in Phoenix and guided tours of Desert Botanical Garden and Frank Lloyd Wright’s winter home, Taliesin West. Dinner at a local Phoenix restaurant. 

DAY 3: Phoenix – Sedona

Visit Montezuma Castle National Monument and Visitor Center. Guided 4-wheel drive tour in Sedona.

DAY 4: Sedona

Guided walking tour of Jerome and Verde Canyon Railroad scenic train ride. Free time this evening.

DAY 5: Sedona – Chinle

Scenic drive through Arizona desert. Visit Meteor Crater Natural Landmark and tour La Posada Museum and Gallery with a Local Guide. Free time this evening.

DAY 6: Chinle – Williams

Four-wheel drive tour of Canyon de Chelly National Monument with Local Navajo Guide. Visit Historic Hubbell Trading Post en route to Williams. Free time this evening.

DAY 7: Williams

Scenic train ride into Grand Canyon National Park and sightseeing.
Optional activity: Helicopter flightseeing tour of Grand Canyon. (Additional cost.)

DAY 8: Williams – Las Vegas

Tour the Hoover Dam with a visit to the Hoover Dam Museum. Farewell dinner in Las Vegas.

DAY 9: Las Vegas

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. 

Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort
Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort, Phoenix

Accommodations

Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort | Phoenix, AZ
Surrounded by the Phoenix North Mountains, this all-suite resort features multiple pools, a 138-foot water slide, on-site restaurants, and nearby trails. Spacious accommodations include private balconies and separate living areas.

Sky Rock Inn of Sedona | Sedona, AZ
With panoramic views of the vibrant Sedona landscape, this boutique hotel has an expansive terrace with fire pits, welcoming lounge, outdoor pool, and generous guestrooms.

Holiday Inn | Chinle, AZ
Mixing ancient Navajo traditions and modern conveniences, Holiday Inn Chinle is perfectly situated as a base for exploring Canyon de Chelly National Monument.

Grand Canyon Railway Hotel | Williams, AZ
Designed to resemble a historic century-old train depot, the hotel is perfectly situated close to the Grand Canyon National Park and offers an assortment of activities and amenities.

Dates and Pricing

April-May; September-October 2021 | From $2,528 per person

Price does not include airfare to and from Phoenix and Las Vegas. An air-inclusive vacation is available that includes free airport transfers and flights coordinated with vacation dates. Contact us for complete details.

Inclusions

  • One-of-a-kind Itinerary
  • Globus Tour Director
  • Expert Local Guides
  • Hand-Selected Hotels
  • VIP Sightseeing Access
  • Breakfast Daily, 1 Box Lunch, 2 Dinners

About Globus Tours

Colorado-based Group Voyagers, Inc. is the privately held company that markets and sells the Globus family of brands within the United States. Globus offers travelers unparalleled tour and small group travel packages. The Globus family of brands is dedicated to enriching the lives of travelers by turning foreign destinations into familiar harbors, where the expense of travel is forgotten and replaced by personal value.

At Globus, with a group of eight or more you can earn discounted or even free travel. Depending on the size of your group, you can take over an entire date for this tour. 

Contact us to find out more about travel with Globus.

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