FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns. We are Sedona’s #1 Customer Service Jeep tour company.

What times do the tours go? 

What charges and discounts do you have?

Where do I go to get on the Jeep?

Are there any age limits?

Are there any physical limitations?

What will the weather be like?

What happens if it rains?

What should I wear?

What should I bring?

What should I NOT bring?

How should I prepare for the tour?

Can I pick up a red rock to take home with me?

Is it customary to tip the guide?


 What times do the tours go?

  • 7 days a week
  • Year-round
  • Every half hour throughout the day, pending availability
  • Sunrise through sunset
  • Wildlife Safari departures: one-hour prior to sunrise

What charges or discounts do you have?

  • Tour fees are as listed (see Tours), plus 9.525% sales tax.
  • Children 12 and under are 25% off the adult fare.
  • There are no refunds for tours cancelled with less than 24-hour notice.

Where do I go to get on the Jeep?

  • Arizona Safari Jeep Tours is the only tour company who will pick you up at any Sedona hotel for any tour, pending availability.
  • If you plan to be in town for lunch or shopping, it is convenient to come to our Uptown office at 335 Jordan Road.

Are there any age limits?

  • We do not recommend Jeep tours for children under 1 year of age.
  • Child seats are required for children under 5 years of age.
  • We have toured with guests up to 92 years old.

Are there any physical limitations?

  • Generally, guests must only be able to sit upright with a seatbelt on, while traversing bumpy terrain.
  • Step stools and assistance are available by request.
  • Rugged 4×4 tours are not recommended for persons with neck or back problems or pregnant women.

What will the weather be like?

  • Sedona weather can vary by 25 degrees F in a single day. 300 days of sunshine per year average.
  • In winter, expect highs of 55 degrees F, and lows of 30 degrees F.
  • In summer, expect highs of 95 degrees F, and lows of 65 degrees F.
  • Visit www.sedonaweather.net.

What happens if it rains?

  • It has to rain for a considerable time before the trails are closed.
  • In most cases, Sedona rain storms are short-lived.
  • We carry rain ponchos on our Jeeps in the event of rain.
  • If Safari must cancel a tour due to rain, you will not be charged.

What should I wear?

  • Wear comfortable outdoor clothing appropriate for the season. Layers are advisable.
  • Prepare for at least a 15 degree F temperature variation for any outdoor excursion.
  • Hiking boots are recommended, but sneakers are acceptable.
  • NO high heels.
  • SPF 15 to 30 sunscreen is advisable.
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • The trails can be very dusty, so we recommend wearing glasses instead of contacts.

What should I bring?

  • Bottled water is provided. Non-alcoholic beverages in sealable plastic containers are welcome.
  • Camera with extra film.
  • Lip balm.

What should I NOT bring?

  • Heavy perfume
  • Glass containers
  • Anything valuable that you cannot easily carry on your person.
  • Pets, unless arrangements are made for a private tour, and the pet can be secured.

How should I prepare for the tour?

  • Drink plenty of water. At our higher altitude and drier climate, dehydration happens quickly.
  • Visit the restroom immediately prior to the tour, as there are no facilities available on most of our Jeep tours.
  • Carry any necessary medications that you may require within a half-day’s time.

Can I pick up a red rock to take home with me?

  • No, please. We take only pictures and leave only footprints.
  • Leave the land as untouched as possible for future generations to enjoy.
  • The US Forest Service requires a permit to remove ANYTHING from public land.

Is it customary to tip the guide?

  • Yes, tips are accepted.
  • 15-20% is customary, but please tip what you feel is appropriate.

 

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns.