Phoenix/Valley Area Half Day Highlights Tour
Take a fantastic 4-hour tour around the Phoenix area with Phoenix/Valley Half Day Highlights Tour. Get swept into Arizona's history and architecture while seeing the city's best shopping and recreational districts. This is a great tour for first-time visitors and area regulars alike, so be sure to bring along your camera to take home a little of what Phoenix and Scottsdale have to offer! See the State Capitol and Chase Field, explore popular recreational areas like Camelback Mountain and South Mountain Park, and visit Scottsdale's arts district and Tempe all in the same tour, with time to stop and shop for the perfect souvenir. Jump right into the unique culture of Phoenix with this amazing introductory tour and begin with the State Capitol, a historic building erected in 1898 as a statement of the Arizona territory's readiness to become a state, although the region didn't earn statehood until 1912.
You will also visit Chase Field during this informative city tour, home of the Arizona Diamondback baseball team and feat of architectural engineering, being the first sports stadium with a retractable roof. Make your way to popular recreational parks in the area like South Mountain Park and Camelback Mountain that boast hiking and biking trails and breathtaking views of Phoenix, the San Francisco Peaks, and the White Mountains in the distance. Explore the university quarter of Tempe, home to the man-made Tempe Town Lake, created in a dry bed of the Salt River and opened to the public in 1999. The lake is host to the Arizona Triathlon and several rowing, kayaking, and sailing regattas. You will visit the Scottsdale Arts District and have the opportunity to browse and shop from over 120 art galleries, high end shops, and boutiques. There is something for every member of the family on this fantastic vacation tour to Arizona's capitol. From shopping and art to nature and history, the entire family will fall in love with this amazing city!
Recommended Attire - Comfortable and supportive clothing and shoes are recommended, as you will be able to get out of the vehicle to explore and shop during your tour. Hats, sunscreen, and a light jacket are suggested, along with other weather appropriate clothing.
- Shopping in Old Town Scottsdale and Arts District.
- Views of Arts District, Downtown Scottsdale, Chase Field, and more.
- Scenic overlook of Phoenix.
- Guided and narrated tour.