Guests will be picked up from the specified departure locations in Pheonix. Today, we will delve in Arizona?s history at the State Capitol, a historic building erected in 1898, even though Arizona didn't become a state until 1912. Then, we will check out Chase Field, home of the Arizona Diamondbacks of Major League Baseball and the first sports stadium in the U.S. to feature a retractable roof. Then, we will enjoy Camelback Mountain and South Mountain Park, two of Phoenix's most popular recreational areas. We will then explore Tempe, the city's university quarter, home to Arizona State University and Tempe Town Lake. The tour includes an hour for
shopping in Old Town Scottsdale. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations.
This city in the Sonoran Desert of the American Southwest was founded in 1861. The Phoenix area is known as the "Valley of the Sun" for its sunny, subtropical desert climate. It has produced a slew of famous politicians.
The Arizona State Capitol in Phoenix was the last home for Arizona's Territorial government, until it became a state in 1912. Initially all three branches of the new state government occupied the four floors of the statehouse.
Named for its unique shape, resembling the humps of a camel, this mountain outside of Phoenix, AZ rises 2,706 feet above the nearby desert city. It is located in the Camelback Mountain Echo Canyon Recreation Area.
This baseball stadium opened in the spring of 1998 as a multipurpose facility to house the state's first Major League Baseball team, the Arizona Diamondbacks. It covers approximately 1,300,000 square feet.
This impressive 20-story building in downtown Phoenix is a staple of the city's skyline. It was built in the early 1990s to replace the growing metropolitan area's old city hall, which can still be visited nearby.
As one of the largest urban parks in North America at 17,000 acres, South Mountain Park in Phoenix offers a desert escape within the city limits, loaded with hiking trails and interesting geological structures.
Opening Hours: 5:00am - 11:00pm
Departure & Return
Tour operator will contact guest the afternoon before for exact pickup time and answer any last minute questions.
Inclusions & Exclusions
All permits and admission fees
Pick-up at most Phoenix, Scottsdale and Tempe hotels
Lunch and dinner
We recommend guests wear comfortable shoes and clothes, light shirt, shorts, rain jacket, hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen.
We require that all children aged 4 and younger be in a car seat. You may bring your own or we can provide one for you. If you would like to use one of our car seats please let us know in advance so we can reserve one for you
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Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your e-ticket. You must print and bring e-ticket(s) on your trip, as they serve as proof of purchase.