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City break in Arizona. Active leisure ideas for Arizona - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Cathedral Rock Reflections Walks through the unique natural sites are not the only entertainment that can be offered by Arizona. The world-renowned Reid Park Zoo that is considered one of the best on the planet is situated in Tucson. It is striking in its naturalness and harmony; it is difficult to imagine that the zoo was created artificially.
A significant part of the population is represented by Indians, so this area has unique cultural traditions. Tourists go there in search of ‘the real America;’ there you can get … Open
Those who want to appreciate the diversity of the local flora would be interested to walk around the Tohono Chul Park. The boundless Arizona desert seems lifeless only at first glance; different facet of the local nature opens after a walk through this picturesque park. Tucson also has the delightful botanical garden that shines in solemnity comparing to desert landscapes.
The capital has several amazing holiday destinations. Papago Park is especially popular among tourists; it also has a great zoo and a large number of recreation areas. Those who wish to diversify leisure with visits to unusual natural attractions are recommended to go to the Petrified Forest. This is an amazing nature reserve featuring fossilized ancient trees. It’s hard to imagine, but their age is more than 200 million years. In the northern part of the nature reserve there is the Painted Desert; it’s another natural phenomenon, whose name speaks for itself. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Traveling through the territory of the southern state, it’s difficult to imagine that amazing cultural and historical sites are hiding among desert landscapes. The state has a huge … Open
Many foreign visitors enjoy walking around local shops, markets and galleries; Sedona is very rich in them. It has a population of just over 10,000 people, and attractive restaurants and shopping pavilions can be found here at every step.
Black Bridge You could find culinary and entertainment options for every taste in Tucson and Phoenix. There are modern cinemas and entertainment centers for the whole family and charming parks for a relaxing pastime. Hiking around the desert and trips to outstanding natural attractions, visits to Indian reservations and walks through colorful markets, a huge selection of souvenir shops and bars typical for tourist towns prevent holidays in Arizona from being boring.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Arizona and surroundings

Reference information
Map of all parks
National and city parks around Arizona
♥   National Historical Park 'Pecos' , 101.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   State Park 'High Point' , 103 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   City Park 'Xeriscape Garden' , 113.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   State Park 'South Mountains' , 120.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Arizona
♥   Amusement park 'Riverview Park & Waterworld' Wisconsin Dells, 99.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Golfland Sunsplash' Mesa, 100.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Big Surf' Tempe, 101.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Schnepf Farms' Queen Creek, 102.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Castles N’ Coasters' Phoenix, 108.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Arizona
♥   Water park 'Sunsplash Water Park' Mesa, 100.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Big Surf' Tempe, 101.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Wet n Wild' Phoenix, 105.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Arizona grand resort Oasis' Phoenix, 110.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sites around Arizona from our surveys on extreme Earth places

Painted Desert

From the series “Top 11 Most Unusual Deserts on the Planet”
During the tour in the desert, you can see incredibly picturesque striped hills that resemble a layered cake in a cut. There are multi-colored valleys with the typical desert vegetation. The Painted Desert features quite impressive scale. It covers an area of ​​19.4 thousand square km. The lieutenant Joseph Ives is considered to be the discoverer of the place; he gave it the name used today. Once he flew over the area and noticed unusual striped hills. Several years later, the Painted Desert was declared a natural monument of national importance. … Read further

Barringer Crater

From the series “Largest Meteorite Craters on Earth”
For those remote from science, dimensions of this celestial body may seem quite modest. However, weight of an iron meteorite, even of such a scale, could reach several hundred thousand tonnes. Many fragments of the meteorite with a total weight of 30 tons were found in the area of the research. The weight of the largest piece was 693 kg. Barringer Crater is also known as Meteor Crater; some researchers call it the Devil's Canyon. … Read further
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City break ideas for neighbours of Arizona

Guide to your best city break in Arizona - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Arizona - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Arizona?' disappears immediately.
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