Don't Miss Top Ten Places to See in Arizona
You could spend many years in Arizona exploring all the state has to offer and still not see it all. Here is our list of the top ten places to see in Arizona and experience a slice of the southwest.
We put together, in no particular order, a list of what we think are some of the best sights in the state of Arizona to experience. If you are visiting Arizona once in your lifetime and are looking for a good overview of the state here are some of the not to miss sights.
- The Grand Canyon
The greatest natural attraction in Arizona is the Grand Canyon. Make this a must see on your trip here.
2.The Heard Museum
The Heard Museum is a great way to learn about the Southwest and is a popular attraction in Phoenix.
3. Take a Hike
Take a hike! There are so many beautiful trails in Phoenix and throughout Arizona. Some of the best in the country. Whether you choose an urban hike at South Mountain, a desert hike in Tucson or an adventurous hike in Grand Canyon; if you visit Arizona you need to lace up your boots and take a hike.
4. Visit the Sonoran Desert Museum
Visit Tucson to see desert animals, hummingbirds and plants all in one place at the Sonoran Desert Museum
5. Papago Park (Zoo & Gardens)
6. Old West Ghost Towns
Visit one of the many old west ghost towns in Arizona. Arizona embodies the spirit of adventure.
See the red rocks of Sedona and explore Oak Creek.
8. Saguaro National Forest
9. Montezuma's Castle
Arizona has many ancient Native American ruins. Montezuma's Castle is a well preserved part of Arizona's history and is easily accessible for everyone.
10. Lake Powell & Antelope Canyon
Page, Arizona is home to stunning landscapes including Lake Powell, Antelope Canyon and Horseshoe Bend to name a few.
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