Southwest USA - Arizona (PDF Chapter)
This is the Arizona chapter from Lonely Planet’s Southwest USA guidebook.
Arizona is made for road trips. Yes, the state has its showstoppers – Monument Valley, the Grand Canyon, Cathedral Rock – but you’ll remember the long, romantic miles under endless skies for as long as you do the icons in between.
- try to find unused superlatives to do justice to Grand Canyon National Park, a wonder of the natural world
- drop your jaw at the surreal buttes and mesas of the desert wonderland that is Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
- drink in the lonely beauty of Chiricahua National Monument
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Phoenix & Around, Central Arizona, Verde Valley, Wickenburg, Prescott, Jerome, Cottonwood, Sedona, Oak Creek Canyon, Flagstaff, Payson & Mogollon Rim, Cameron, Grand Canyon Region, South Rim, Havasupai Reservation, Hualapai Reservation & Skywalk, North Rim, Arizona Strip, Page & Glen Canyon National Recreation Ar-ea, Navajo Reservation, Tuba City & Moenkopi, Navajo National Monument, Kayenta, Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Window Rock, Hopi Reserva-tion, Eastern Arizona, Petrified Forest National Park, Winslow, Holbrook, Western Arizona, Bull-head City & Laughlin, Kingman, Oatman, Seligman, Lake Havasu City, Parker, Yuma, Southern Arizona, Tucson & Around, West of Tucson, South of Tucson, Patagonia & the Mountain Empire, Tombstone, Bisbee, Chiricahua National Monument, Benson, Sierra Vista.
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