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The US state of Arizona is one that features a fantastic diversity of landscapes and areas of geological interest. As such, Arizona is certainly a notable US state and one that has a variety of holiday home and condo rental options for visitors. Be it from the northern vistas of North Arizona to the metropolis of Phoenix, Tucson, and southern Arizona wherever you plan on visiting holiday home and condo rentals are a good accommodation option in Arizona.
North Arizona is famous for the Grand Canyon, a colourful chasm with steep rocky walls more than a mile deep and stretching some 277 miles alongside the Colorado River. As such, this natural landmark is one of great geological interest. The canyon itself has some variety of tours, which include air-tours, mule rides, Jeep tours, and eco tours which discuss the natural landscape of the Grand Canyon in more detail. Alternatively, some hike the canyon, while there are also Grand Canyon river rides along the Colorado River. There are also a few holiday rental options around the Grand Canyon. Utah has the desert region of Monument Valley which has unique sand stone formations. There are some great national parks here, such as Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, and the unique Four Corners Monument which is the only place where four US states come together at one place.
Family holiday rentals in Arizona
Arizona does have some good holiday rentals for families. Areas such as Green Valley have a variety of suitable family holiday homes, with discounts too. Such self-catering options can be a good value alternative with some Arizona holiday homes and condos at less than $300 a week. Overall, Arizona is a great state for family holidays with the likes of the Grand Canyon steam railway, the Old Tucson film studios, and some good family resorts in Tucson and Phoenix such as the Arizona Grand Resort which has the Oasis National Park. The Arizona Grand Resort is also near to the large municipal park of the South Mountain Preserve.
Day trips in Arizona
As has already been mentioned, no trip to Arizona would be complete without visiting the Grand Canyon. However, other notable destinations in North Arizona include Flagstaff set alongside the San Francisco Peaks which has the largest ponderosa pine forest, Museum of Northern Arizona, and is close to a number of national parks and monuments. On the south side of Arizona lies the city of Phoenix, the largest in Arizona. Notable day trips in Phoenix include the Heard Museum which is one of America's largest collections of Native American art, Phoenix Museum of History, as well as the Desert Botanical garden which has a great collection of desert plants.