About The Area
From desert exploration to skiing in the mountains, there are plenty of fun things to do in Arizona.
Known as “The Grand Canyon State,” Arizona is famous for its natural scenery. More than just arid landscapes, there are fun family attractions around every corner. View fish, sharks, turtles, and other marine life at the OdySea Aquarium and Sea Life Aquarium. See native plants and flowers in the Desert Botanical Garden. Get a birds-eye view of Phoenix and the Sonora Desert by hot air balloon. For extreme fun, try out the Elite Combat Simulator at Desert Wolf Tours.
Historic sites in Arizona include places like Tombstone, the O.K. Corral, and the Yuma Territorial Prison and Park. Discover the rich history of American Indian culture at historical monuments and preserved structures like Casa Grande. Or go to fun museums like the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Musical Instrument Museum, and the Children’s Museum of Phoenix....MORE