The red rocks of Sedona beckons many to plan their girlfriend weekend getaway here. Some people go to Sedona for spiritual retreats simply because the majestic beauty is so inspiring. Others go for the incredible spa weekend experience, including the mud wraps but whatever draws you and your girlfriends to this area of the country, it will be a weekend worth remembering.
Aside from the sheer beauty and tranquility of the locale, there are various festivals and events held throughout the year in Sedona which can add to your list of getaway weekend ideas. There is a jazz festival in September and various other music and article festivals throughout the year. You might also enjoy visiting local galleries and museums.
There are a lot of things to do in and around the Sedona area. Whether you just want to relax and be pampered at one of the spas or get up close to the red rocks through hiking and biking, there is no shortage of activities in this small but active community. If you’re into photography, you’ll have a breathtaking backdrop from which to take countless pictures.
If you and your friends want to spend your time exploring the area, there are countless things you can do. You can take a raft down the Verde River, tour wineries, and you can even take a guided tour of the Grand Canyon while you’re in the area. Whether you want to take a yoga class or go on a hot air balloon ride, you can have all the adventure you want or if you prefer, you can keep your weekend tranquil and just bask in the beauty of the area.
There is an extensive assortment of guided tours you can take when you visit Sedona. Whether you opt for a walking tour or one in a Jeep or Hummer, you will be treated to sights you may not have known existed. If you would prefer to tour on your own, you can rent a car or even a motorcycle and create your own tour among the vast rock formations and other majestic sights.
You have a wide array of choice when it comes to where you will stay on your girlfriend weekend getaway. You can stay in a luxury resort, bed and breakfast, or in a moderately priced hotel. Of course, this is also a favorite camping area for some and there are state parks nearby as well. Whatever your fancy for a girl vacation, you will find it here.