6-Nights Spectacular Southwest Escape - 2020

Spectacular Southwest Escape - Dec 2020 – Feb 2021
Explore your own backyard on one of the best-planned road trips you’ll ever take, bringing together the adventure, natural wonders and culture of the Southwest. Travel across red-hued desert landscapes to see the landmarks you’ve always dreamed of and discover delightful new treats you never knew existed. From overnighting within Grand Canyon National Park itself to exploring Arizona wine country and learning about treasured Native American heritage, your inspiring journey awaits! This trip is part of Insight Vacations' Domestic Escapes, a selection of local journeys that feature a maximum of 22 guests, staggered seating on the coach and the potential to have a double seat if travelling solo. Insight Vacations has new measures in place to allow for comfortable physical distancing all while guests explore close to home.

Authentic Dining
  • Scottsdale: Join your Travel Director and fellow travelers for a Welcome Dinner at your hotel, where you will have the opportunity to mingle over a delightful dinner with wine.
  • Flagstaff: At a restaurant along Flagstaff’s celebrated Brewery Trail, enjoy a delicious lunch that pairs the flavors of the Southwest with local craft beers that amplify each amazing bite.
  • Grand Canyon: The Thunderbird Room offers some of the best dining at Thunderbird Room at the Grand Canyon and the friendly staff there can’t wait to host you for your Celebration Dinner. Gourmet cuisine, casual ambiance and the most spectacular views await.
  • Dining Summary: 6 Breakfasts (B), 1 Lunch (L), 2 Dinners (D) and 2 Dinners with wine (DW).
Insight Experiences
  • Scottsdale: The flavors of the Southwest come to life during your interactive cooking class at the Classic Cooking Academy. Professional chefs will guide you through traditional recipes as you get hands on to prepare your dinner. You will cut, chop and sauté a selection of fresh, local ingredients before sitting down to dine on your creations with a few glasses of wine.
Top Rated Highlights
  • Scottsdale: Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Taliesin West for a private guided tour. A museum and architectural masterpiece, Taliesin West was the former winter home of acclaimed architect Frank Lloyd Wright, who designed its buildings, gardens, pools and fountains to complement the natural beauty of the Sonoran Desert.
  • Phoenix: A point of pride for the city of Phoenix, the Heard Museum is the country’s preeminent organization for the advancement and understanding of indigenous arts. Join a Local Expert to delve into Native American heritage, arts and culture through unique storytelling exhibits.
  • Sedona: Explore Sedona with Insight Choice. Take an exciting, off-road Jeep ride through Sedona's backcountry with amazing views of the red rock surroundings. Or if you prefer a milder experience, perhaps take a trolley tour visiting some of the city's most famous landmarks, including the iconic Chapel of the Holy Cross.
  • Sedona: Learn why some say Sedona is the new Sonoma when it comes to new world wines. Head to the lush and sunny Verde Valley for an exploration into Arizona’s budding wine scene. On the banks Oak Creek, you’ll sample delicious local wines and discover why many grapes from the South of France, such as Syrah, are thriving in this area.
  • Oak Creek Canyon Drive: Sit back, relax and soak in what is arguably Arizona's most scenic drive as you travel along Oak Creek Canyon.
  • Flagstaff: A short drive from your hotel takes you to Lowell Observatory, the oldest in the country, dating back to 1894 and known as the Home of Pluto.
  • Grand Canyon Railway: Board the historic Grand Canyon Railway and enjoy a leisurely journey to the South Rim of the Canyon. Upon arrival in Grand Canyon Village, you’ll have time to explore and dine on your own for lunch.
  • Grand Canyon: Join Local Expert Canyon Tim for an informative and special talk into the history and geology of the Grand Canyon as you witness the burnt orange hues of the canyon walls.
  • Grand Canyon: As the sun sets against the rocky backdrops, join a private sunset tour to experience some of the canyon's most scenic sunset viewpoints.
  • Montezuma Castle National Monument: Stop at Montezuma Castle National Monument to learn about the Sinagua culture, a pre-Colombian people who lived here nearly a thousand years ago. Take in one of the best-preserved cliff dwellings in North America, which were built over the course of 300 years.

What to expect
  • We have enhanced our existing hygiene protocols to align with the latest guidance following COVID-19.
  • All Travel Directors and Drivers have been trained by our fully qualified Training Manager in well-being and hygiene protocols.
  • Our Travel Directors are also trained to react and activate protocol should any unexpected issues arise on the trip.
  • Physical distancing measures have been implemented on our customized luxury coaches.
  • Hand sanitizer is freely available on board for our guests to use throughout the day.
  • We only work with establishments that we are confident will consistently adhere to our high well-being standards, which includes hotels, restaurants, sightseeing venues.
  • Our operations and guest support teams are on call 24/7, so you can rest assured that you’re in good hands.
  • While sightseeing guests to be allowed immediate entry on arrival with no queuing.
  • The venues Insight Vacations travels to all have physical distancing measures in all public areas.
  • Hotel and restaurant tips are included - you'll never have to worry about how much to give.
  • Stay connected with friends and family with our complimentary coach and hotel Wi-Fi (where available).
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Flagstaff Destination Guide

Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park Destination Guide

Vacation Details

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Nights: 6
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Vacation Rating: Deluxe
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