Fly Drive USA Route Information

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This was the final leg of our very first fly drive holiday to America. The first leg was in California followed by a few days in Las Vegas before doing the route below and then flying home.

Arizona route map Day 1 Flew into Tucson and immediately drove north to Globe. A drive of 105 miles

Day 2 Drove from Globe to Holbrook via the petrified forest and painted desert. A drive of 230 miles.

Day 3 Drove from Holbrook to Flagstaff via Meteor Crater. A drive of 90 miles.

Day 4 Drove from Flagstaff to the Grand Canyon. Taking the 89 north and the 64 into the park along the rim, a drive of 115 miles.

Day 5 Stayed at Grand Canyon, helicopter flight, Imax cinema.

Day 6 Drove from Grand Canyon to Flagstaff on the 180, a drive of 80 miles.

Day 7 Drove from Flagstaff to Phoenix , a drive of 145 miles.

Day 8 Stayed in Phoenix and Scottsdale.

Day 9 Drove from Phoenix to Tucson, a drive of 120 miles. Checked in at the ranch.

Day 10 Horse riding through the high desert of the Saguaro National Monument.

Day 11 Horse riding in the morning and a trip to Tombstone in the afternoon. 70 miles there and 70 miles back.

Day 12 Flew home from Tucson.

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