Sedona, a tranquil paradise for wildlife-spotting
Nestled among steep canyons, red-rock buttes and pine forests, Sedona is slice of lush tranquillity in the dry and dusty South West. Over 472 kilometres of hiking trails bring you up close to some of the region's fascinating flora and fauna. At night, witness the beauty of a clear night sky filled with glittering stars.
Renowned for its New Age shops, spa and art galleries, downtown Sedona is just as exciting as the desert lands beyond. Sedona’s red rocks are thought to contain mystical healing powers and were regarded as a place of spiritual influence by the ancient Native Americans. Visit a spiritual vortex at Bell Rock or Boynton Canyon and channel swirling energies centred there. Many local spas use natural materials from these indigenous sites in their luxury treatments. Art lovers will enjoy the town’s lively art scene, running since 1931 and home to art legends such as surrealists Max Ernst and Dorothea Tanning. Stunning fine-art pieces can be found at the Rowe Gallery and the Village Gallery of Local Artists showcases the work of local talent.
Explore over 72,000 hectares of national forest, admire striking geological formations and discover prehistoric rock art at Red Rock Secret Mountain Wilderness. It takes only two hours to get from Sedona to the Grand Canyon and Phoenix, making it the perfect base to explore USA’s exciting South West region. Let one of our experts help you to tailor-make an unforgettable getaway to Sedona.