Desert Belle Live Music Cruise on Saguaro Lake
On this tour just outside Phoenix, uou will see beautiful wildlife and plants while you're enjoying the comfortable vessel named the desert belle. This is a beautiful ship that was with restored from its former beauty. You will be at the Saguaro Lake Marina and you will be inside the most comfortable air-conditioned cabin and enjoy a 90-minute ride out into the lake. It is important for you to have your camera ready because you will see lots of amazing places and things that you want to take pictures of.
The first thing you'll see is beautiful rust colored mountains that look like they're from another planet and with those mountains, you will see wildlife and iconic plants that sometimes seen movies. This Lake is located in the Tonto National Forest which is 25 miles from Mesa. It is named after this Saguaro Cacti which is a plant that is native to the area. You will see beautiful canyons that were shaped by millions of years of activity and many volcanic and geological forces. You will see coyotes, bobcats and bighorn sheep dotted on the landscape waiting for you to take a picture of them.
While enjoying this beautiful scenic tour you'll get to sit back and relax and enjoy live music played by Arizonan bands. You will get to enjoy genres like Jazz, blues, classic and many more. There is something for everyone here and you will be sure to find the music that works best for you. You'll be able to enjoy delicious beverages such as beer, wine, and soft drinks which are available at the concession stand. And after this, you will be able to just sit back relax and enjoy the ride which will be one of the best you've ever had.
Prepare to see some of Arizona's most iconic plants and wildlife from the comfort of the Desert Belle, a restored 1964 cruise ship. Board the vessel at the Saguaro Lake Marina and stake out a prime viewing spot inside the air-conditioned cabin or beneath the upper deck's shaded canopy for this 90-minute ride. Be sure you have your camera ready when the ship pulls away from the harbor, and snap away at the first awe-inspiring view of the rust-colored mountains.
Beautiful Saguaro Lake is nestled in Arizona's Tonto National Forest, 20 miles (32 km) outside of Mesa. Named after the saguaro cacti that surround the lake, it has 22 miles (35 km) of picturesque shoreline, expansive views and indigenous flora and fauna. Enjoy the sights of Arizona's dramatic desert and soaring canyons formed by millions of years of geological forces. Spot cacti, mesquite and prickly pear plants sprinkled throughout the landscape. Looks for coyotes, bobcats and bighorn sheep lurking in the hills.
Enjoy your vacation as you it back and enjoy live music played on board by local Arizonan bands. Music genres include Alternative, Jazz, Blues, Classic, Acoustic, Band Tributes, and many others. Purchase beverages such as beer, wine and soft drinks from the concession stand on board the Desert Belle and then sit back and enjoy the ride. An optional upgrade is available for priority seating, which includes one drink and popcorn.
Pickup & Return:
- 90-minute sightseeing cruise
- Live music
- Priority seating (if Preferred option selected)
- One (1) beverage (if Preferred option selected)
- One (1) popcorn (if Preferred option selected)
Does not include:
- Gratuities (optional)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and beverages (unless otherwise specified)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
- Children ages 4 and under are complimentary but may need to sit on the lap of a parent or guardian if seats are not available and their attendance MUST be noted
- Wheelchair accessible