The unofficial (one hour away) entrance to Grand Canyon National Park lies on Route 66 in the form of Williams, AZ. Late 19th century buildings are filled with turquoise jewelry, old saddles and Stetons.
Saguaro National Park (U.S. National Park Service)
Saguaro National Park Tucson, Arizona. It takes up to 75 years for a Saguaro to grow one side arm. Most grow 40-60 ft high with a 10 foot girth and may live for more than 150 years. Enjoy the beauty and wildlife: road runners, coyote, bats, quail, scorpions and beautiful flowers on the way to the Sonora Desert Museum. It's a beautiful Arizona travel experience.
Sunrise in Monument Valley – Arizona
Sunrise in Monument Valley, Arizona. Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1,000 ft above the valley floor. It is located on the Arizona-Utah state line, near the Four Corners area. The valley lies within the range of the Navajo Nation Reservation and is accessible from U.S. Highway 163. This is a Navajo Nation Park. (V)