5 EASY Road Trip Destinations Near Tucson

Hey Tucson–If you’re looking for a little summer getaway but don’t have all the funds for an out of state trip, we got you covered! Summer is in full force and there is no better time to go explore all of the amazing places Arizona has to offer–and beat a little bit of that Tucson heat.

Pack your bags, hit the road, and get ready to have a good time ! 


Founded in 1880 this picturesque early twentieth century mining town holds rich history around every corner. Bisbee has a little something for everyone–With lively music, wine tastings, hiking, shopping, dining and historic tours!


A quaint historic village showcasing beautiful desert scenery filled with Sonoran flora and fauna. Bustling with art from local artisans and family owned restaurants this town is ideal for anyone who enjoys culture and good food. Not to mention the scenic golf resort and spa perfect for golf aficionados. 

The Grand Canyon

Considered one of the seven Natural Wonders of the World, we obviously couldn’t leave out this iconic Arizona landmark out of this round up. The Grand Canyon has a lot to offer–Ranging from helicopter tours to whitewater rafting! Take a hike to the bottom where it is almost 20 degrees cooler and stay at the historic Phantom Ranch.


Scottsdale is a modern city infused with fine dining, luxury resorts, high-end shopping, and a thriving night life. For more on what’s trending in the city (amazing restaurants, shopping, activities, etc) check out TSG Phoenix & Scottsdale. 


A quiet rural town nestled near Phoenix Arizona, Carefree is the ideal getaway for anyone looking to escape the crowd and relax. With activities such as golfing, hiking, shopping, and dining this tranquil town will without a doubt help you unwind. It almost feels like you are stepping back into wild wild west times!