Arizona’s warm climate and desert landscape offers residents and visitors some beautiful scenery. Whether experiencing the beautiful views from South Mountain, the grandness of the Grand Canyon, or the rock formations at Glen Canyon. However there is nothing in Arizona quite like the red rocks of Sedona. Tucked away in northern Arizona near Flagstaff in-between stunning red rocks and vortexes (energy fields) is a world all of its own.
Known for its pristine nature and gorgeous outdoor activities, Sedona is a hub of activity and fun. Adventurers from around the world come to check out its unique geologial formations, captivating red rocks, and excellent hiking and biking trails. Additionally, Sedona hosts a rare and unique New Age community who are drawn to the beautiful town for its beauty, but also its unique energetic properties. Sedona has numerous vortexes throughout the city that are believed to promote heightened states of consciousness, and contain unique metaphysical properties. For this reason, many flock to, and are drawn to the unique metaphysical community and feel that Sedona has.
Get A Psychic Reading
Scattered throughout Sedona are a variety of crystal shops and psychic mediums to help you explore your metaphysical side. Aura readings, chakra balancing classes, and traditional psychic readings are abundant throughout Sedona. Whether psychic readings are your thing or not, it is a fun way to take part in the spirit of Sedona. You may even find some serious validity to what you discover…
Beyond the unique culture and shopping that Sedona offers, its main attraction is the outdoors. With hundreds of breathtaking hikes throughout the city, you can never get bored when visiting Sedona. With year round beautiful weather, many different types of terrain, and varying difficulty levels for hikers, its an outdoor enthusiasts dream. Some popular hikes include Airport Mesa Loop (difficulty: Easy) Bear Mountain (Difficulty: Hard) Westfork (difficulty: Moderate). When visiting sedona don’t miss out on the oppertunity to immerse yourself in nature, regardless if your a conditioned hiker or not, Sedona offers easy and relaxing options to enjoy nature. Sedona also provides great mountain terrain for those who bring their bikes.
Have Spa Day
Being that Sedona is a popular destination spot for many snow birds and tourists from around the world, it offers renowned amenities to the many vacationers that frequent the city. Providing world class resorts and accommodations, it is a great place to have a spa day and spend the day relaxing. With the popular Hilton resort and other 5 star resorts in the area, there plenty of opportunities to receive a massage, fascial, or spend the whole day in the spa.
If shopping is your thing, or perhaps you simply like putzing around, then you must check out Tlaquepaque. A few blocks from the main shopping drag of Sedona, Tlaquepaque is an upscale shopping and dining center that exudes elegance, but still maintains the spirit of Sedona. With beautiful galleries and artwork throughout the plaza, its a great place to window shop or pick out the next piece for your collection. Additionally the plaza offers some great food and drink with their popular Oak Creek Brewery being a focal point of the plaza.
Take a Pink Jeep Tour
The only thing thats possibly more famous than Sedona itself is the popular Pink Jeep tours within Sedona. The Pink Jeep Tour is exactly what it sounds like, a pink Jeep that takes tourists around the town, and off road into the beautiful red rock terrain of Sedona. Though there are many tours to choose from in Sedona, there is only one Pink Jeep tour.
Plan Your Trip To Sedona
There is never down season in Sedona. The summer provides great weather, and a great option for local Phoenix residents to get a reprieve from the Valley heat. Like-wise winter is also beautiful, since the area does not get that cold, but can experience some snowfall, which decorates the red rocks magnificently. If you have been contemplating checking out the red rocks for yourself, then our suggestion is to DO IT!