Excursions in Phoenix Area - AZ - Apache Trail tour
Excursions in Phoenix Area - AZ: Discover the stunning natural beauty and the rich history of Arizona’s beautiful Apache Trail. Running through the Sonoran Desert and the Superstition Mountains, the Apache Trail is Arizona’s first dedicated “Historic Highway” and was created by the Native American Apache tribe. A major destination in the mid-19th century gold rush, you will visit Goldfield Ghost Town, Tortilla Flat and even take an enchanting steamboat ride on Canyon Lake. Admire the rugged beauty of the landscape as your guide brings the past to life with fascinating stories and anecdotes from times gone by.
Head out of Pheonix and get back in touch with nature in the spectacular and diverse Arizona countryside. Walk along the Apache trail, once a small tribal footpath that was expanded rapidly by the hordes of prospectors who flocked to the area in search of gold and fortunes. Arrive at Goldfield, aptly named for its once rich reserves of the precious metal, to learn the techniques involved in gold panning and to marvel at the original mining gear used centuries ago.
Then head to the dazzling Canyon Lake in the heart of the wilderness for a six mile narrated nature cruise on the famous Dolly Steamboat. Keep your eyes peeled for the diverse wildlife found in this area such as bald eagles, big horn sheep and many other desert dwellers. Admire the 1300 foot volcanic cliff walls of the lake before continuing your tour to Tortilla Flat, the last surviving stage coach stop of the Apache Trail.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up available from select hotels in the Phoenix, Scottsdale and Tempe areas.
Duration: 8-9 hours approximately.
Start/opening time: At 8.30am.
Languages: English.
Others: Guests must provide child safety seats for children under 8 years and 4’9” or shorter as per Arizona state law.

Excursions in Phoenix Area - AZ - City Highlights
Excursions in Phoenix Area - AZ: This half day tour showcases the fastest growing county in the United States. The land area is larger than London, Paris and Tokyo combined, and has a tremendous diversity of culture, scenery and history on display, set against the backdrop of the Sonoran Desert. Tour the Valley of the Sun and be treated to sights of famous architecture, modern art, desert views, and the individuality that make this desert oasis magical.
Areas of interest on the tour include South Mountain Park, the largest municipal park in the world at over 17 miles long; Arizona Biltmore, the only existing luxury hotel with design elements from the famous Frank Lloyd Wright; Old Town Scottsdale, and its many art galleries and fashion shops; and Downtown Phoenix, home to the Historic Capitol building.
Meeting/ Pick up point: Pick-up avaliable from select hotels in the Phoenix, Scottsdale and Tempe areas.
Duration: approximately 5 to 6 hours.
Start or opening time: between 9:30am and 11:00am.

Excursions in Phoenix Area - AZ - Hard Rock Cafe Phoenix
Excursions in Phoenix Area - AZ: The Hard Rock Café started as a craving for some good American grub and a passion for rock'n'roll, and it has grown to be a destination for millions of people around the world, whether they are on vacation or just out for dinner with the family. With a total of 138 cafes around the world, Hard Rock is a haven for fans of music, food, and great times.
Beginning with an Eric Clapton guitar, Hard Rock owns the world's greatest collection of music memorabilia, which is displayed at its locations around the globe. Rock Walls, Surface tops and Booth Interactive, touchscreen technology allows guests to check out the best pieces of the memorabilia collection, even if it's currently on a wall in another country.
Hard Rock Café serves fresh, handmade, classic American cooking with a Southern flair. Choose from the following menus (combo packages also available - choose from the meals below and also get a Hard Rock Cafe T-Shirt!):
Acoustic - Choice of Entrée (choose one): Hard Rock 6oz Cheeseburger or Bacon Cheeseburger, Hickory Smokehouse Sandwich or Texan, entree salad or sandwich. Dessert: Chef's Dessert. Choice of Beverage (choose one): Coffee, Tea, or Soft Drink.
Electric - Choice of Entrée (choose one): Fajitas (chicken, steak or shrimp), grilled salmon, burgers or sandwiches, smokehouse hickory chicken, smoked ribs OR duo platter, twisted chicken mac and cheese (all entrees are paired with listed side items per menu). Dessert (choose one)t: Apple Cobbler, Cheesecake (both served with coffee or tea). Choice of Soft Drink.
Others: Valid for walk-in only. No reservations. Includes tax, gratuity and menu items specified within menu purchased. Menu items cannot be substituted and are subject to change.

Excursions in Phoenix Area - AZ - Outlets at Anthem Shop and Play
Excursions in Phoenix Area - AZ: The Outlets at Anthem Shop and Play tour package offers you shopping great deals shopping at more than 75 brand name stores with 30% to 70% off retail prices, gift cards, VIP Savings Card, tote bag, discounts, savings and more. Outlets at Anthem is a shopping centre with a large variety of stores, a food court and children’s play area.
The package Includes: a $5 Outlets at Anthem Gift Card; $10 Tommy Hilfiger Gift Voucher; Kay Jeweller Outlet freshwater pearl bracelet with jewellery cleaner (valued at $100); Free Pretzel from Auntie Anne's; Free fries from Charlie's Grilled Subs; Free VIP Savings Card with $250 in potential savings; and an Outlets at Anthem souvenir tote bag.
Located ten minutes north of the Loop 101, just out Phoenix, Outlets at Anthem provides a unique and fun shopping experience with a variety of brand name stores and a new expansion. Make huge savings on all your favourite brands including Coach Factory Store, Coach Men's Factory Store, DKNY, BCBG Max Azria, Banana Republic Factory Store, Calvin Klein, Columbia Sportswear, Guess, Aeropostale, The Children's Place and more. Shopping is a pleasure as you enjoy covered parking, resort-style restrooms and a great Food Court.
Outlets at Anthem is all about guilt-free shopping. With stores changing their deals weekly, there’s bound to be a fabulous bargain that you can’t resist. Amazing shopping with great value for money, the Outlets at Anthem Shop and Play tour package is one deal you simply must snap up.
Meeting/pick-up point: 4250 West Anthem Way, Phoenix. Start/opening time: 10am to 8pm from Monday to 10am to 7pm on Sunday. Holiday hours may vary.

Excursions in Phoenix Area - AZ - Sea Life Arizona
Excursions in Phoenix Area - AZ: Dive into Sea Life Aquarium and be wowed by the many strange, beautiful and fascinating creatures of the deep. As you journey through an amazing underwater world, prepare for astonishingly close views of everything from sea stars and sharks, rays and a recued green sea turtle! To get any closer, you'll have to get wet!
Meeting/pick-up point: 5000 South Arizona Mills Circle, Tempe, AZ 85282.
Duration: 1 hour approx.
Start/opening time: From approximately 10am to 7.30pm Monday through Saturday and Sunday at approximately 10am to 6pm.
Others: Exchange voucher at Sea Life Arizona for admission. Open: Daily, Year round.

Excursions in Phoenix Area - AZ - Tombstone tour
Excursions in Phoenix Area - AZ: Come and visit one of the Wild West’s most famous historic frontier towns and experience Tombstone, “The Town too Tough to Die”. Home to outlaws, businessmen, miners and many more colourful characters, Tombstone was a cauldron of activity both legal and illegal, just waiting to bubble up and overspill. Take a step back in time as you visit the old gambling saloons, watering holes, brothels and cemetery of this rough and tumble town. Learn about the famous shootouts and gun battles that took place on the streets of Tombstone during its brief reign as the toughest town in the west.
Explore the fascinating history of Tombstone as you are guided through its historic streets and alleys and learn about larger than life characters such as Wyatt Earp, the most famous lawman in the town. These supposed keepers of the peace were often the worst culprits for the street violence and gun battles that plagued the town and you will be able to stand on the very ground where Wyatt stood during the infamous shootout at the OK Corral.
Visit the original gathering spots for the outlaws and gunmen who would stroll into Tombstone such as Big Nose Kate’s Saloon and the Bird Cage Theatre. The Bird Cage, which had the reputation as “the rowdiest nightspot between Basin Street and the Barbary Coast”, was a saloon, gambling parlor, and theatre show that provided entertainment 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for 8 years to anyone brave enough to enter. Then take in the old courthouse and Boot Hill Cemetary, named after the men who died and were buried in their cowboy boots. Then head back to phoenix with a stop at The White Dove of The Desert, one of the Southwest's best preserved missions.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up available from select hotels in the Phoenix, Scottsdale and Tempe areas.
Duration: 12 hours approx.
Start/opening time: At 6.30am approx.
End or closing time:
Languages: English.
Others: Guests must provide child safety seats for children under 8 years and 1.45 meters /4’9” or shorter as per Arizona state law.

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