Wupatki National Monument and Sunset Crater near Sedona, Arizona
"Wupatki" is the Hopi word for "Big House," the name given to the aforementioned structure as well as the entire preserve, but the people who lived here were pre-modern Hopi inhabitants. They were the Anasazi and Sinagua...
Beautiful Sedona Sunset
The red rocks glow with orange hues for a few minutes at sunset in Sedona.
Sedona's Most Famous Red Rock Formations: Bell Rock vs. Cathedral Rock
While names of the red rocks are descriptive to varying degrees, there’s no doubt in your mind when you see Bell Rock which one you’re looking at. It sits just to the North of Hwy 179, between the Village of Oak Creek and Sedona, a...
The Chapel of the Holy Cross, Sedona's Architectural Landmark and Shrine
More than half a century after its construction, the Chapel of the Holy Cross continues to be a place of wonder, spiritual renewal, and sublime vistas for all who come to Sedona.
Spectacular Sedona Sunset
This spectacular Sedona sunset was unusually brilliant due to the extensive, tight cloud formation.
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Also referred to as Red Rock Country, Sedona is a fabulous Southwest vacation destination rich in history, nature, geology, archaeology, and art. Travelers are drawn by the spectacular scenery, the wealth of fun-filled activities and memorable sightseeing opportunities. For couples, Sedona has become a premier wedding destination and Sedona's reputation as a spiritual mecca has attracted artists and seekers from around the world. Sedona was voted the most beautiful place in America, and neighboring Oak Creek Canyon, located just north of Sedona, boasts one of the most scenic drives in the country. To top it all off, Sedona is just a day trip away from natural wonders like the Grand Canyon.

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Find the best Sedona lodging, including hotels and resorts, bed and breakfasts, cabins and home stays. Dine with spectacular views of Sedona's famous red rocks: Thunder Mountain, Coffee Pot Rock, Snoopy Rock, Bell Rock, Boynton Canyon and Oak Creek Canyon.  Sedona hotels offer an astounding choice of amenities, activities, services, and itineraries suited to every personality and budget. See below for details.

Featured Sedona Tours, Activities, and Attractions

Go hiking in the red rocks or sightseeing in Sedona and Oak Creek Canyon.  Play golf amid red rock majesty.  See amazing Indian ruins, National Monuments and the Grand Canyon.  See wild animals up close or ride the Verde Canyon Railroad through riparian wilderness. There is so much to do and see when you stay in Sedona and the Verde Valley!  See below for details.


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