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"Our Sedona Tours around and over the world famous red rocks of Sedona allow you to make the most of your stay while you're visiting Sedona. Nestled within red rock canyons and formations just below the Mogollon Rim (southern edge of the Colorado Plateau) Sedona has been voted #1 of The 10 Most Beautiful Places in America. After millions of years of inland seas and lakes depositing their sediment in combination with the raising of the Colorado Plateau the stage was set for the erosion process that would form the world famous red rock canyons and formations for which Sedona Arizona has come to be known.On this 2.5 hour tour we will take you to the Airport overlook with its spectacular views of Thunder Mountain and Coffeepot Rock you will spend time at the Chapel of the Holy Cross which was designed by Marguerite Brunswig Staude (a student of Frank Lloyd Wright). We will also show you Tlaquepaque which is Sedona's Art Village and Oak Creek Canyon.This is a fully narrated and you will be able to take breathtaking pictures of this trip.Highlights:· Complimentary Pickup/Dropoff at all hotels in Sedona and Flagstaff · Fully narrated tour by an experienced guide with comfortable vehicle that se
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Chapel of the Holy Cross Tour
"Commissioned by Sedona resident Marguerite Brunswig Staud in the 1940s as a place of worship and a testament to her Catholic faith the Chapel of the Holy Cross in Sedona was originally planned as a project for a Hungarian nunnery in Budapest.  After the onset of WWII made it impossible to travel and construct the project  Staud decided to proceed with construction in her adopted city of Sedona where she placed the prominent landmark above the highway overseeing much of the surrounding countryside.  Your visit to this iconic monument will begin with an a you will meet your driver and guide for the 55-minute tour.  As you head out you will learn local history of the town of Sedona and hear tales of the Hollywood bigwigs actors and celebrities who have called the town home over the decades.  Before reaching the chapel
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Sedona Red Rock Adventure including Jeep Tour
"Begin your day with a drive through the beautiful Sonoran Desert. Your guide will entertain you with interesting commentary about the history geology and vegetation of the area.As you enter the red rock country of Sedona your guide will point out various rock formations such as Chapel of the Cross and take you on a walking tour of this beautiful location. Next your guide will take you into the downtown Sedona area where many movies and television shows have been filmed. You will have about 3 hours here to explore the many art galleries enjoy a bite for lunch and take a 90 minute Jeep Tour."""Visit the city of Sedona and experience the beauty this town has to offer. The incredible mountains that Sedona is famous for have long been inspiration to artists from around the world. Enjoy a backcountry jeep tour through the red rock spires along with
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Chapel of the Holy Cross

The Chapel of the Holy Cross was on my "Must See" list for our visit to Sedona, and it did not disappoint. There was quite a long line of cars to get to the parking lot, but once there we were guided...
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Apr 29, 2015

Church of the Rock

The Church of the Rock is the Chapel of the Holy Cross in Sedona. Built on two pinnacled spur rocks approximately 250 feet high. It juts our of a thousand foot red rock wall representing the solid...
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Mar 25, 2013

Chapel of the Holy Cross

This Roman Catholic chapel is one of the main tourist attractions in Sedona. It is built right between 2 red rocks on a so-called Vortex spot. The location is uniqueAnd though we knew that the chapel...
Jan 11, 2012

Chapel of the Holy Cross

Built by a Catholic woman to honor her parents, there are no services held in the Chapel of the Holy Cross. Anyone of any faith may come and take in the site, which is wonderfully peaceful in my...
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Apr 04, 2011

Chapel of the Holy Cross

This is a beautiful church nestled in natural rock. It's interesting to think about how a church is where people feel closest to God, and this in particular is man-made structure partially built in...
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Feb 16, 2011

Chapel of the Holy Cross

We followed the directions up the hill (Chapel Road) until we came to a roadside parking area from where we began the remaining steep climb to the top on foot. It was a hard pull on a hot day with the...
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Aug 08, 2010


The concept of the chapel came to Marguerite Bruswig Staude a New Yorker, in 1932. While traveling through Sedona, she was struck by the beauty of the area and decided that this chapel should be built...
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Oct 12, 2009

Great Sedona Views from the Holy Cross Chapel

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Phoenix and Saint John Vianney Parish welcomes visitors to this amazing place of meditation - Chapel of the Holy Cross. We always love bringing friends to this wonderful...
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May 17, 2009

Chapel of the Holy Cross Gardens

There are some very lovely things to see and appreciate while you visiting this lovely Chapel. There many little gardens here and there, so be sure to look around to see them. Make sure to not let you...
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May 08, 2009

Climb up to the Holy Cross Chapel

The Holy Cross Chapel is located at the top of a red rock overlooking Sedona town. It is such a beautiful location for a chapel! The chapel is very small perched at the most beautiful part of...
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Apr 26, 2009

Chapel of the Holy Cross

I'm not a big fan of religion but I do enjoy interesting architecture. The Chapel of the Holy Cross is built right into the Red Rocks of Sedona. When we drove up to the shapel I was really amzed and...
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Mar 25, 2009

The Chapel of the Holy Cross

Marguerite Bruswig Staude wanted to build a chapel for all faith could worship at and feel at peace without worrying if it was appropriate if it was not the exact faith they believe in. She just...
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Apr 18, 2008
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Things to Do Near Chapel of the Holy Cross

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Bell Rock

The Bell Rock can be seen from a distance even when you are entering the city of Sedona. It is a very huge rock that's why. However, the best view of the bell rock would be to go to it's view deck....
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Art Gallery

It's may be the nice atmosphere and the location of Sedona that many artists come and live here. There are the painters, sculptures, photographers, writers, poets, novelists, glass-blown sculpture...
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Tlaquepaque is a Mexican style shopping village full of art galleries, crafts shops, hand made stuff and a few restaurants. It's quite nice to stroll along the galleries. The streets are spic and span...
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Jeep Tours

VERY easy to locate here in Sedona. The jeep does provide you refills to your own bottle of water. Trust me on a hot day you will need it. Our tour guide, Jeff, was VERY informative and entertaining....
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Cathedral Rock

Red Rock Crossing/Crescent Moon Ranch is the place to take that quintessential sunset photo of Cathedral Rock. I took the path on the north side of the creek and found it to be very crowded and noisy...
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Airport Mesa

I dragged my butt out of the hotel room at 6 am to get to the Sedona airport loop for an overlook point to take some sunrise photos. I got there and it was beautiful but nothing special. I was bummed...
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Getting to Chapel of the Holy Cross


780 Chapel Rd., Sedona, AZ 86336


  • Sunday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Monday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Tuesday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Wednesday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Thursday 09:00 to 17:00
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  • Saturday 09:00 to 17:00