Take a trip to Tucson for the day and enjoy Arizona’s greener desert scenery in the “Old Pueblo”. Tucson is an expanse of incredible sites. Read through the paragraphs below and choose the sites that interest you the most, for a memorable tour of the oldest inhabited settlement in Arizona.
Sites to see in Tucson are Old Tucson Movie Studios, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, the International Wildlife Museum, and Saguaro National Monument. Old Tucson Studios is home to many old westerns. Visit real movie sets, see gunfight re-enactments and imagine yourself standing next to the likes of John Wayne or Kirk Douglas. The Desert Museum is an incredible display of all the flora and fauna that the Sonoran Desert has to offer. The Wildlife Museum is incredibly unique and showcases all the critters that you don’t want to come across in the wild! All of this…. in the setting of the Saguaro National Monument.
Or for those with a keen interest in aviation, there is the Titan Missile Museum and Pima Air & Space Museum. At Titan, take the hour long tour down into the silo itself. Imagine a time when the world was on edge with the threat of nuclear disaster being very real. Pima Air & Space Museum has one of the largest displays of aircraft from around the world and on weekdays you can add a tour into the Boneyard on Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.
There are also the Spanish Missions of San Xavier & Tumacacori and the Tubac Presidio. The serene beauty of these historic structures will leave you stunned and amazed. In addition to the history of these sites, Tubac is loaded with arts and crafts shops.
For the Tucson tours, you are in the driver’s seat when it comes to the itinerary. There is so much more to see than a single day can afford, you choose the sites from above that most interest you and we design the tour for you.