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PLACES TO SEE
Tucson’s multi-cultural appeal lies in its historic buildings, downtown area and its secret, natural hiking pathways which make for inspiring views and fantastic pictures!
Start your stay by exploring the museums in the city which speak of the stories of the past and revel in the culture and art of Arizona. TheArizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block, the Pima Air & Space Museum and the International Wildlife Museum are simply Tucson’s history in a nutshell and are well worth a day long visit.
Visit the University of Arizona which is one of the oldest educational structures in western United States or see the stars light up the sky at the Kitt Peak National Observatory. The Davis-Monthan Air Force Boneyard where military aircrafts are stored post World War II is simply one of those place you must not miss!
Take the next three days to explore its gorgeous Madera Canyon, Catalmina State Park, Saguaro National Park and the majestic Sabino Canyon and end your evening with a walk around Old Tucson where you can admire its 19th century buildings and ambience.
The tourist-staples like the Fourth Avenue and the San Xavier Plaza all make for beautiful strolls around the city while its urban entertainmentcenters like the Golf N' Stuff Family Fun Center, The Gaslight Theatre and its many Escape rooms- all are perfect for a fun family experience.
Wrap up your stay with a horseback ride at one of Tucson’s many ranches and experience the love of country-living. However, if you are an adventure junkie, do take a Hot Balloon ride which offers stunning views of the city and the dessert.
Foodies’ love the multi-cuisine palate of Tucson and when in the city gorge on some classic Mexican dishes like Salsa and Enchiladas or try other Italian and American favorites.
Get tipsy on a beer tasting spree by visiting Tucson’s Brewing companies- and you are sure to leave the city a little more happy!
Below we have a list of things to do in Tucson and the places where you want to spend the best moments of your trip. At the same time, the city offers you the best neighborhoods to explore and new foods to try.
This list should help you in deciding and prioritizing what you should plan on your Tucson getaway. Find a mix of must-see tourist spots, underrated local hangouts, and maybe even a few new experiences you can try out.
Make the most of your trip to Tucson with confidence.