Cathedral Rock at sunset.
Hikers on trail on Backroads' trip
Lizard basking in the sun
Four women jumping, posing for photo.
Person posing with red rock on hiking trail
Big succulent
Wild rabbit on hind legs.
Woman resting on a hike, sunbathing.
Plate of mushroom tacos and a margarita.
Red rock canyon in Arizona.
Red rock cliffs in Arizona at sunset.
Walking & Hiking
See all photos

Sedona Women's Walking & Hiking Tour - 4-Day Getaway

Arizona's Red Rocks & Desert Magic

Women's Adventures

4 days 3 nights

Activity Level: 1-3

Casual Plus Hotels

From: $3,249 - $3,299 pp dbl occ

($950 for sgl occ)

There’s something about Sedona. It calls to you. With its surreal red-rock landscape, magnificent from any vantage point. The myriad opportunities for both outdoor adventure and inner contemplation. A wealth of amenities from the shops and art galleries to intangibles like stunning sunsets and a rejuvenating energy. Once you discover Sedona’s treasures on foot, you’ll be captivated. Heed the call.

Arizona Sedona 4-Day Women's Walking and Hiking Tour map
Arizona Sedona 4-Day Women's Walking and Hiking Tour map


Start/End Sedona

Start/End locations may vary. Do not book flights until your trip details are confirmed.


  • Hike among jagged peaks and vast canyons, and along trails blossoming with cacti, manzanita and agave plants
  • Marvel at the ever-changing colors of the landscape as the sun passes through the day, leaving behind a dazzling indigo sky full of stars
  • Wander in and out of art galleries and shops filled with jewelry and crafts made by local artists at Sedona’s Tlaquepaque village
  • Relish Southwestern cuisine and luxuriate in our quiet abode surrounded by red mesas and rugged cliffs


Accommodations may vary based on departure date.
4 Days Casual Plus Hotels
Accommodations may vary based on departure.

DAY 1 Explore Red Rock State Park on foot, past thriving creek habitats, with stunning views of crimson rock formations in the distance | Follow the Kisva Trail, taking in the colors and scents of cottonwood, sycamore, Arizona alder and ash trees | Keep your eyes peeled for a wide variety of birds, including hawks, hummingbirds and roadrunners | Behold nature’s paintbox of reds and oranges splashed onto cliffs and buttes | Enjoy amazing views while relaxing poolside at our boutique hotel.

DAY 2 View iconic Cathedral Rock—some say they feel a sense of well-being just looking at it from afar | Experience the desert hues of Sedona, encircled by deep canyons, pine forests and red-rock scenery | Hike past multicolored spires and mesmerizing sandstone formations | Visit Tlaquepaque, Sedona’s renowned arts and crafts village | Savor the flavors of Southwestern cuisine while dining alfresco under the expansive desert sky.

DAY 3 Find yourself transported by the spectacular landscapes around Mescal Mountain, Doe Mountain and Boynton Vortex | Visit rugged cliffs, desert gardens and towering monoliths | Walk along trails lined with agave plants, manzanita and prickly pear | Consider a little pampering at our hotel's sumptuous spa | Dine at the convergence of West Fork and Oak Creek at one of Sedona's longest standing haunts | Gaze at the starry desert sky above and the twinkling city lights below from the hotel’s garden.

DAY 4 A hike on Airport Mesa leads to a spectacular 360-degree view of Sedona from Table Top Mountain | This mesa is one of Sedona's four main vortexes, the perfect place to get your energy balanced and reflect on your time in the desert | Enjoy the cultural arts and music of Sedona.

Exterior view of The Wilde Resort and Spa
The Wilde
| Casual Plus Hotel

Enjoy the spirited vibe and well-appointed rooms of this boutique hotel, surrounded by the rugged beauty of the red-rock landscape. (pool, spa)

The earlier you book, the more choice you'll have and the lower your price. And you can always change your mind — you won't be charged to transfer to a different trip before your final payment is due. View cancellation policy.

Click on dates for pricing, itinerary variations and to book your trip. Price is per person, double occupancy in USD.

Looks like you’re traveling with a smaller group

Our Private Trips are best for groups of 6 or more. We suggest joining a scheduled trip.

Please Select a Group Size

Group size is required to show per-person pricing. Your group size can be approximate and can change.

Activity Level: 1-3

Every Backroads trip is designed to appeal to a wide variety of interests and fitness levels. Several routes and a range of levels are offered each day so you can choose how much or how little activity you want to do. Learn more about how we determine activity levels.

Route notes

The terrain on this trip ranges from level to rolling, with some steeper inclines. Well-established trails take us through a variety of desert landscapes where we often encounter rocky and sandy uneven surfaces. Operating under a Special Use Permit in the Coconino National Forest. Backroads is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Daily Route Options

* Includes shuttle.
Day 1
Walking & Hiking
Level 1 | 3 miles* | 300 ft. gain
Level 2 | 4 miles | 400 ft. gain
Day 2
Walking & Hiking
Level 1 | 3 miles* | 500 ft. gain
Level 2 | 6 miles* | 800 ft. gain
Level 3 | 9 miles | 1100 ft. gain
Day 3
Walking & Hiking
Level 1 | 3 miles* | 300 ft. gain
Level 2 | 5 miles* | 500 ft. gain
Level 3 | 6 miles | 900 ft. gain
Optional Visit to Boynton Vortex (30 minutes)
Day 4
Walking & Hiking
Level 1 | 2 miles | 200 ft. gain
Level 2 | 3 miles | 500 ft. gain

What's Included

  • Expertise and services of our experienced Trip Leaders
  • Snacks and beverages between meals
  • Additional guides and experts from the region on many trips
  • Van shuttles to support a variety of route options
  • Comprehensive Travel Planner with detailed pre-trip information
  • Private guided tours at museums, historic sites, wineries and other select attractions as noted in the Travel Planner
  • All gratuities at hotels and restaurants
  • Special events, including wine tastings and other select attractions as mentioned in the Travel Planner
  • On biking and multi-adventure trips, use of fully equipped Backroads titanium bike plus helmet and accessories
  • Trailercycles, carriers, and kid-sized helmets for Family Trips
  • Equipment and experienced guides for kayaking, rafting, snorkeling, sailing and canoeing as described
  • Park and other entry fees
  • Fares for trains, ferries and other modes of travel as listed in the Travel Planner
  • Select coach transfers
  • Baggage transfers and porterage

Ask a trip expert

Have a question and need expert advice? Our team of Trip Consultants is here to help! You can also visit our Help Center.

More Trips For You