Introduce your family to Sedona. Crimson cliffs and towering rock spires shift colors as the sun passes. Dry heat gives way to a brilliant display of twinkling stars. Hikes through vast vortex canyons. Soothing spa treatments. See why some regard this as a sacred place of healing and spiritual renewal. Get to know Sedona. Get to know yourself.
1 Experience the desert colors of vibrant Sedona, encircled by deep canyons, pine forests and red-rock scenery | Hike past multicolored spires and mesmerizing sandstone formations | Admire the desert stars from an outdoor terrace at a resort surrounded by stunning cliffs and mesas.
2 Explore Red Rock State Park on foot, passing through a dramatic sandstone canyon and past thriving creek habitats | Follow the Kisva Trail, taking in the colors and scents of cottonwood, sycamore, Arizona alder and ash trees | As you cross dry creek beds and ponderosa pine woodland, behold nature's paintbox of reds and oranges splashed onto cliffs and buttes | Climb to an overlook on Wilson Mountain, the area's highest peak, for extraordinary panoramic views.
3 Be transported by the spectacular landscapes around Brins Mesa and Mescal Mountain | Visit rugged cliffs, desert gardens and towering monoliths | Dine alfresco under the expansive desert sky.
4-5 Step into one of Sedona's famed energy vortexes in Boynton Canyon, with swirling rock formations and twisted tree trunks | Walk along trails lined with agave plants, manzanita and prickly pear | Savor the flavors of Southwestern cuisine | Look out on famous Chimney Rock and Cockscomb Butte from atop Doe Mountain's mesa.