This 73-Mile Arizona Scenic Drive Winds Through An Abandoned Village And Ancient Volcano

Hikes are great and all, but sometimes, it’s nice to enjoy Arizona’s boundless beauty from the comfort of your vehicle. There’s no better place to do just that than the 73-mile Sunset Crater and Wupatki National Monuments Scenic Drive, which cuts through the Painted Desert en route to two of our state’s most iconic wonders.

To learn more about the drive, visit its page on AllTrails.

Have you ever taken this epic scenic drive? If so, tell us all about your experience in the comments section below! Check out our previous article for another scenic drive in Arizona that isn’t too far from this one.

Address: 6082 Sunset Crater Road, Flagstaff, AZ 86004, USA
Address: Wupatki National Monument, 25137 North Wupatki Lane, Flagstaff, AZ 86004, USA