Southern Arizona embodies the southwest. Marked by a saguaro studded landscape, and rugged mountains, Tucson is the major metropolitan city in this part of Arizona.
Tucson is home to several historic missions, beautiful canyons, and to Saguaro National Park. Southern Arizona is home to more than a dozen species of hummingbirds. Hummingbirds can be spotted at both Ramsey Canyon and Madera Canyon. You can also see some of them at the Sonoran Desert Museum in Tucson.
Explore the old west towns nearby such as Tombstone , Bisbee, Wilcox, and Clifton. Thousands of Phoenix residents head north for weekend day trips. However, some of the coolest spots are waiting to be explored in Tucson and the surrounding area.
Top Attractions in Southern Arizona