Arizona Travel Guide

Bert takes 1 lucky family on an all-expense-paid dream vacation to the Grand Canyon. Their adventure includes flying high on an airborne go-kart, riding bareback on ostriches and much more.


Activities
Arizona Powerchutes
Powerchuting involves a motorized cart, a propeller, a parachute and an airborne ride that can reach upwards of 1,000 feet. Typically, a ride costs around $300 and takes off from small rural airports.
  • 8700 W Carefree Hwy.
  • Peoria, AZ 95383 US

Arizona Powerchutes

Powerchuting involves a motorized cart, a propeller, a parachute and an airborne ride that can reach upwards of 1,000 feet. Typically, a ride costs around $300 and takes off from small rural airports.
8700 W Carefree Hwy. Peoria, AZ, US
Phone: +1 480-502-7640
The Ostrich Festival
The Ostrich Festival in Chandler, AZ, simply celebrates the ostrich. Ostrich races, ostrich foods and many other ostrich activities make this an ideal stop for family fun.
  • 2250 South McQueen Road
  • Chandler, AZ 85286 US

The Ostrich Festival

The Ostrich Festival in Chandler, AZ, simply celebrates the ostrich. Ostrich races, ostrich foods and many other ostrich activities make this an ideal stop for family fun.
2250 South McQueen Road Chandler, AZ, US
Lost Dutchman State Park
Lost Dutchman State Park is 320 acres of state park with designated camp and RV sites. The most stunning feature of the Lost Dutchman State Park is a clear view to some of the most scenic portions of the legendary Superstition Mountains.
  • 6109 North Apache Trail
  • Apache Junction, AZ 85119 US

Lost Dutchman State Park

Lost Dutchman State Park is 320 acres of state park with designated camp and RV sites. The most stunning feature of the Lost Dutchman State Park is a clear view to some of the most scenic portions of the legendary Superstition Mountains.
6109 North Apache Trail Apache Junction, AZ, US
Phone: +1 480-982-4485
Imperial Sand Dunes
The Imperial Sand Dunes are just inside the southeastern border of California. They are the largest mass of sand dunes in the state of California and extend for more than 40 miles.
  • Gecko Rd.
  • Brawley, CA 92227 US

Imperial Sand Dunes

The Imperial Sand Dunes are just inside the southeastern border of California. They are the largest mass of sand dunes in the state of California and extend for more than 40 miles.
Gecko Rd. Brawley, CA, US
Phone: +1 760-337-4400
Bearizona Drive-Thru Wildlife Park
Bearizona offers the opportunity to experience the wildlife of the southwest from the comfort of your vehicle. Packs of wolves, bears with their cubs and mountain goats are among the wildlife you’ll see in their natural habitats at the park.
  • 1500 East Route 66
  • Williams, AZ 86046 US

Bearizona Drive-Thru Wildlife Park

Bearizona offers the opportunity to experience the wildlife of the southwest from the comfort of your vehicle. Packs of wolves, bears with their cubs and mountain goats are among the wildlife you’ll see in their natural habitats at the park.
1500 East Route 66 Williams, AZ, US
Phone: +1 928-635-2289
The Grand Canyon
The Grand Canyon is one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World – at 277 miles long, 18 miles across and more than a mile deep.
  • Grand Canyon, AZ 86023
  • Grand Canyon, AZ 86023 US

The Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon is one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World – at 277 miles long, 18 miles across and more than a mile deep.
Grand Canyon, AZ 86023 Grand Canyon, AZ, US
Sundance Helicopters
Sundance Helicopters offers aerial tours of the Grand Canyon, with the opportunity to land on the actual canyon floor for a boat ride down the Colorado River.
  • 32 E Dewey Dr.
  • Las Vegas, NV 89119 US

Sundance Helicopters

Sundance Helicopters offers aerial tours of the Grand Canyon, with the opportunity to land on the actual canyon floor for a boat ride down the Colorado River.
32 E Dewey Dr. Las Vegas, NV, US
Phone: +1 702-736-0514

Hotels
Grand Canyon National Park Lodge
The Grand Canyon National Park encompasses not only the Grand Canyon itself, but also surrounding areas of the rim that stretch for miles and provide excellent land for camping, ATV riding and general recreation.
  • Grand Canyon, AZ 86023
  • Grand Canyon, AZ 86023 US

Grand Canyon National Park Lodge

The Grand Canyon National Park encompasses not only the Grand Canyon itself, but also surrounding areas of the rim that stretch for miles and provide excellent land for camping, ATV riding and general recreation.
Grand Canyon, AZ 86023 Grand Canyon, AZ, US
Phone: +1 928-638-2631

Restaurants & Bars
Los Reyes de la Torta
In 2001, Mexico City native Enrique de la Torre brought his hometown recipes across the border to Phoenix and made a super-sized torta the centerpiece of his menu -- La Torta del Rey or the Sandwich of the King.
  • 9230 North 7th Street
  • Phoenix, AZ 85020 US

Los Reyes de la Torta

In 2001, Mexico City native Enrique de la Torre brought his hometown recipes across the border to Phoenix and made a super-sized torta the centerpiece of his menu -- La Torta del Rey or the Sandwich of the King.
9230 North 7th Street Phoenix, AZ, US
El Charro Cafe
El Charro is an Arizona landmark that has been family-run since 1922, serving the traditional Sonoran classics the same way they did 90 years ago, as well as an ever-changing menu of innovative new dishes.
  • 311 North Court Avenue
  • Tucson, AZ 85701 US

El Charro Cafe

El Charro is an Arizona landmark that has been family-run since 1922, serving the traditional Sonoran classics the same way they did 90 years ago, as well as an ever-changing menu of innovative new dishes.
311 North Court Avenue Tucson, AZ, US

Transportation
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is a major hub to the southwest. Having celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2010, it has changed a lot from the single runway airport in was in the 1930s.
airport tower, downtown phoenix in background, sunsetting,
Photo by By ZHoover123 (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 or GFDL], via Wikimedia Commons
  • 3400 E Sky Harbor Blvd
  • Phoenix, AZ 85034 US

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is a major hub to the southwest. Having celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2010, it has changed a lot from the single runway airport in was in the 1930s.
3400 E Sky Harbor Blvd Phoenix, AZ, US
Phone: +1 602-273-3300

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