A trip through Arizona takes you to one of the most exciting
natural wonders in the United States: the famous Grand
Canyon. But of course Arizona has a lot more to offer. In
addition to the fascinating desert landscapes, there are also
cities with exciting sights, such as the capital Phoenix and the
second largest city Tucson. Around half of the entire Arizona
population lives in the vibrant Greater Phoenix / Scottsdale /
Mesa area. The Sonoran Desert stretches from here to the south
to Tucson and across the Mexican border. The combination of
magnificent landscapes and diverse cities is ideal for
In the mountain regions north of Sedona
there are impressive pine forests. Even further north towards
Lake Powell, huge sandstone formations shape the landscape. In
Saguaro National Park you will find the desert vegetation
typical of Arizona with giant cacti and mesquite trees.
The absolute highlight of motorhome trips through Arizona is
the Grand Canyon, a huge gorge that impressively shapes the
landscape over a length of 450 km. On the southern edge, the
Grand Canyon Village visitor center provides information about
activities and excursion destinations around the region.
The striking gorge is made up of the Inner Canyon, the North
Rim and the South Rim. Hike along the edges past numerous
viewpoints that offer a panoramic view of the natural spectacle
and impressive photo opportunities. Tours down into the canyon
or scenic flights by plane or helicopter are particularly
The skywalk on the western edge of the gorge is another
highlight of the national park: stroll over a platform with
glass floor that extends far above the rim of the canyon and
offers an unusual and exciting view.
Away from the natural wonders, Arizona attracts visitors with
the desert city of Phoenix. After a drive through the barren
countryside on cactus-lined streets, you should discover the
zoo's rich wildlife in the capital of Arizona or explore the
various desert plants in the Desert Botanical Museum in nearby
Travel tips and best travel time
Arizona can be visited easily all year round. The best time
to travel is in spring or autumn with pleasantly warm
temperatures. For example, Phoenix is in the Valley of the
Sun, one of the sunniest regions in the United States. In the
winter months, the Arizona Snowball Sports Center near Flagstaff
delights. At this time, the snow-covered rim of the canyon is
also worth seeing. IMPORTANT: The time difference is nine hours
in summer, but only eight in winter.
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