Day Trips from Phoenix

The plethora of day trips you can take from Phoenix are what make it a great city to live in! You can just about see any terrain if you drive a few hours in any direction. From desert and cacti, to beaches, to snow and pine trees, and everything in between! If you’re in Phoenix and itching to explore beyond the city limits, Arizona boasts some incredible destinations just a short drive away, perfect for a memorable day trip. And why not make it extra special with luxury transportation? Let’s dive into some top spots you can easily visit from Phoenix.


Embark on a scenic day trip from Phoenix to Sedona, just a two-hour drive away. Nestled amidst stunning red rock landscapes, Sedona offers a perfect escape from the city hustle. Here are some must-do activities for your Sedona adventure:

  • Wine Tour: Explore Sedona’s vineyards with a wine tasting tour at Page Springs Cellars or Oak Creek Vineyards.
  • Slide Rock State Park: Cool off in natural water slides and swimming holes at this picturesque state park.
  • Dining: Enjoy lunch with a view at The Hideaway House or my personal favorite, Mariposa.
  • Arts & Shopping: Browse unique galleries and boutiques at Tlaquepaque Arts & Shopping Village.
  • Scenic Views: Catch a stunning sunset from Airport Mesa or hike to the Chapel of the Holy Cross for panoramic vistas.

Discover the magic of Sedona on a memorable day trip from Phoenix, blending outdoor adventures with culinary delights and artistic experiences.

Grand Canyon

Set out on an unforgettable day trip from Phoenix to the awe-inspiring Grand Canyon, a natural wonder that must be experienced firsthand. The Grand Canyon is approximately a 3.5-hour drive north from Phoenix, making it an ideal destination for a day of exploration. Upon arrival, marvel at the breathtaking vistas from various viewpoints along the South Rim, such as Mather Point and Yavapai Point. Take a leisurely stroll along the Rim Trail to soak in the grandeur of this geological masterpiece. For a more immersive experience, consider joining a guided tour or taking a helicopter ride over the canyon for a bird’s-eye view. Remember to pack a picnic to enjoy amidst this spectacular backdrop. Whether you’re a nature enthusiast, photographer, or simply seeking adventure, a day trip to the Grand Canyon promises memories that will last a lifetime.

Lake Havasu City

Escape the city and head west on a scenic day trip from Phoenix to Lake Havasu City, nestled along the Colorado River. Located approximately 3.5 hours from Phoenix, Lake Havasu City offers a perfect blend of outdoor recreation and relaxation. Spend the day soaking up the sun on the lake’s sandy beaches, or rent a boat and explore the picturesque coves and inlets. Don’t miss the iconic London Bridge, which was dismantled in London and rebuilt here in the 1970s. Stroll along the charming English Village surrounding the bridge for quaint shops and eateries. If you’re feeling adventurous, try jet-skiing or paddleboarding on the lake’s clear waters. With its laid-back vibe and scenic beauty, Lake Havasu City is an ideal destination for a refreshing day trip from Phoenix.


Consider a day trip from Phoenix to Tucson, a vibrant city just a drive away. Before getting to Tucson, start your journey with a fun stop at the Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch along Interstate 10, where you can feed ostriches and mingle with other farm animals.

Once in Tucson, explore these exciting activities:

  • Wander through historic Barrio Viejo and admire its colorful adobe houses.
  • Explore Mission San Xavier del Bac, a beautiful Spanish colonial mission.
  • Drive up Mount Lemmon for scenic views and hiking trails.
  • Wrap up your day with authentic Mexican cuisine at El Charro Café, one of the oldest Mexican restaurants in the U.S.

Tucson offers a perfect blend of culture, nature, and delicious food, making it an ideal day trip destination from Phoenix.

Route 66

Embark on a nostalgic day trip along historic Route 66 from Phoenix, exploring iconic stops and roadside attractions along the way. A few places to check out along the way:


Seligman is about three hours from Phoenix and it is said to be the inspiration for Disney Pixar’s Cars. Just like in the movie, back in 1978, Interstate 40 was built which bypassed the city of Seligman leading to a decrease in tourists and traffic.


As you drive towards Flagstaff, soak in the scenic beauty and rugged landscapes that define this iconic highway. Route 66 promises a nostalgic and memorable day trip filled with Americana history and quirky roadside attractions.

Day Trips from Phoenix Transportation

When it comes to luxury transportation, we’ve got you covered:

  • Choose from our fleet of sleek limousines, spacious SUVs, or comfortable vans, depending on your group size.
  • Enjoy amenities like Bluetooth audio, chilled water, and plush seating.
  • Our professional chauffeurs will handle the driving, allowing you to sit back, relax, and soak in the scenery.

Vehicle Options:

The Mercedes Sprinter Limos are our most popular vehicle options for any event. With plush seating and a limousine style interiors, you’ll feel like a VIP as you cruise through the scenic landscapes of Arizona.

For a more intimate option, our black-on-black Cadillac Escalade SUV provides comfort and style for your Arizona adventures.

For a touch of sophistication, an executive coach is the way to go. Ideal for corporate outings or larger groups, it offers luxury and comfort, setting the tone for an upscale exploration.


Day trips from Phoenix open up a world of adventure and discovery. Whether you’re seeking natural wonders, cultural experiences, or simply a change of scenery, these destinations promise unforgettable experiences. And with luxury transportation, your day trip becomes a seamless and indulgent escape. If you’re looking to turn your Phoenix day trip into a longer adventure, we provide out-of-town trips as well!

Fridays and Saturdays sell out very quickly, so it’s recommended you reserve your transportation needs in advance. A 25% non-refundable deposit blocks your vehicle of choice off the schedule. The remaining balance is charged to the card on file 10 days prior to your trip. So, what are you waiting for? Book your luxury day trip from Phoenix today and let us take care of the rest. Your Arizona adventure awaits!

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