Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Manhattan Beach to Sedona. If you're planning a road trip to Sedona, you can research locations to stop along the way. Make sure you check road conditions to double check the weather. Traveling with a dog or cat? Find pet-friendly stops. Camping along the way? Search for RV campgrounds. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
10:00 am start in Manhattan Beach
drive for about 2.5 hours
4:06 pm T-Rocks
stay overnight and leave the next day around 10:00 am
day 1 driving ≈ 5 hours
10:00 am leave from T-Rocks
drive for about 2.5 hours
5:23 pm Montezuma Castle National Monument
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 6:23 pm
drive for about 29 minutes
day 2 driving ≈ 5 hours
Palm Desert (9 answers)
The Living Desert (4 mentions)
El Paseo (2 mentions)
restaurants around Palm Desert:
Five Guys Burgers & Fries
Cork & Fork
questions about Palm Desert:
What's the best neighborhood in Palm Desert for a first time visitor?
Phoenix (125 answers)
Piestewa Peak (3 mentions)
Dreamy Draw Recreation Area (2 mentions)
Phoenix Art Museum (2 mentions)
Bunky Boutique (2 mentions)
Frances (2 mentions)
restaurants around Phoenix:
SunUp Brewing Co
The Parlor Pizzeria
The Clever Koi
questions about Phoenix:
What is your favorite restaurant in Phoenix?
Food and things to see in Phoenix and Tucson
Best restaurants in Phoenix?
Popular neighborhoods to stay in Phoenix?
Where are the best free things to do in Phoenix?
Montezuma Castle National Monument (4 mentions)
Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?
The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Sedona.
If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Enchantment Resort, which was mentioned 2 times on Trippy.
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Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
Trippy members suggest Elote Cafe, which was mentioned 3 times.
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This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:
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