Phoenix Arizona Vacations
Sometimes you just want to get away, and the greater Phoenix area is a desert oasis. With everything from the great outdoors to a bustling downtown, Phoenix has it all. Year-round sunshine, endless shopping opportunities and incredible attractions you won’t find anywhere else, make Phoenix a perfect escape from your daily routine.
Phoenix Area Recreation
If there’s one activity that the greater Phoenix area is known for, it’s golf. You’ll find approximately 200 golf courses with roughly 3,600 holes combined! You can golf year-round in Phoenix, but keep in mind that you’ll likely want an earlier tee time during the hot summer months. Hiking, biking, swimming and boating are all other incredibly popular activities found in the greater Phoenix area and are available throughout the year.
Phoenix Area Attractions
When we say Phoenix is unlike any other city, we’re not kidding. You’ll find a world-class zoo, unique museums, art galleries, ancient ruins and so much more. You can even visit Biosphere 2, a science research facility that was used to see if life could be sustained on the moon, within a couple of hours drive. And of course, the greater Phoenix area is home to MLB Spring Training and four professional sports teams; Arizona Cardinals (NFL), Phoenix Suns (NBA), Arizona Diamondbacks (MLB) and the Arizona Coyotes (NHL). Always be sure to check team schedules before making plans if that’s important to you for your visit.
Phoenix Area Dining and Shopping
There is no shortage of shopping or dining choices when it comes to Phoenix/Mesa. You’ll find everything from high-end shops at the famous Scottsdale Fashion Square to outlet malls throughout the area. The greater Phoenix area is also known for everything from exquisite fine dining options to some of the tastiest taco trucks. You’re sure to find anything and everything you’re looking for in the greater Phoenix area.