Tours in Fountain Hills

$29 for Entry to the Mesa Adventure Challenge on October 11 ($64.29 Value)

Mesa Adventure Challenge

Downtown Mesa

$64.29 $29

Teams compete in an urban scavenger hunt, solving puzzles and completing challenges throughout a 5- to 7-mile course

Narrated Nature Cruise for Two or Four from Dolly Steamboat in Apache Junction (43% Off)

Dolly Steamboat

Apache Junction

$44 $25

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Air-conditioned steamboat chugs across the waters of Canyon Lake, highlighting local history and wildlife

Distillery Tour and Tasting for 2, 4, 6, or 10 at Arizona Distilling Co (Up to 52% Off)

Arizona Distilling Co

Tempe

$20 $13

During a one-hour tour of Phoenix's first whiskey distillery since prohibition, guests learn about the process and taste multiple samples

Haunted-History Walking Tour for Two or Four with Ghost-Hunting Equipment from Spirit Expeditions (50% Off)

Spirit Expeditions

Hotel San Carlos

$50 $25

A two-hour walking tour covers most haunted areas and allows guests to conduct their own paranormal investigation

$149 for a 2,000-Foot Glider Flight for Two from Certified Glider Rides ($299 Value)

Certified Glider Rides

Peoria

$299 $149

Glider experience, which lasts about 45 minutes includes preflight procedures & a majestic flight with scenic views 2,000 feet above ground

Beer Samplers and Appetizers for Two or Four at Kegs, Corks & Forks (Up to 46% Off)

Kegs, Corks & Forks

Surprise Pointe

$26 $14

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Enjoy a sampling of beer that can be paired with fresh veggies and hummus, jalapeño poppers, or cheese

Wine Tasting with Souvenir Glasses for Two, Four, or Six at Oak Creek Vineyard and Winery (Up to 56% Off)

Oak Creek Vineyards

Camp Verde-Sedona

$34 $17

Varietals such as merlot, syrah, and chardonnay served in an adobe tasting room veiled by white curtains

Wine Your Way Tours from WineToursOfSedona.com (Up to 53% Off). Four Options Available.

WineToursOfSedona.com

Sedona

$105 $49

Guides pick up guests anywhere in Sedona for scenic tours of Arizona’s myriad vineyards and wineries

85-Minute Trolley Tour Through Sedona for Two or Four from Red Rock Magic Trolley (Up to 57% Off)

Red Rock Magic Trolley

Sedona

$58 $25

(15)

Trolley tours led by local guides take passengers through Sedona's high desert landscapes of Bell Rock or the Boynton Canyon

55- or 110-Minute Trolley Tour Through Sedona for Two or Four from Sedona Trolley (Up to 45% Off)

Sedona Trolley

Sedona

$30 $19

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Highlights include desert vistas like Boynton and Long Canyons, the upscale Gallery District, or the rock-embedded Chapel of the Holy Cross

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After learning to fly in college, Arizona native Rob Norberg flew to Alaska, where he spent 20 years traversing mountains, streams, and valleys as a fishing guide and seaplane pilot. But the Arizona climate eventually beckoned him back. Norberg now leads tours five times a day in his Cessna Caravan seaplane, carrying passengers high above sights including the Salt River Canyon, Roosevelt Dam, and Tonto Indian Ruins and providing passengers with thought-provoking facts and history. His nine-passenger plane ensures a window seat for each passenger, and comes equipped with personal headsets so they can each listen to the plane's adorable heartbeat.

15115 N. Airport Drive
Scottsdale,
Arizona
US

After you hike a 10-mile descent through Hualapai Canyon—past the Supai Village and breathtaking ancient geological formations—you arrive at Havasu Falls. Follow the sound of the water and you’ll find the falls, where rapids cascade 100 feet to a dazzlingly blue-green, travertine pool below. It’s one of the world's most remote and beautiful swimming holes, and Pygmy Guides’ backpacking guides, who are medically trained as wilderness first responders or wilderness EMTs, lead groups there regularly.

Havasu Falls is just one of many destinations that you can explore with Pygmy Guides, a company that was founded by people who have spent more than 10 years living in and exploring Grand Canyon National Park. They lead groups to hike below the rim to see ancient rock art, hidden fossils, and california condors, walking in the footsteps of horse thieves on the Tanner Trail or along routes on the Bright Angel Trail once tread by ancestral Pueblo peoples. At Dripping Springs, water drips from the roof of a sandstone alcove so you can dilute Gatorade that tastes too sweet.

Sightseers who prefer the comfort of a plush SUV can see the canyon's expansive vistas through high-powered telescopes during day tours. Each all-inclusive trip includes park fees and gourmet meals and is limited to small groups for comfort and convenience.

Center Loop Road
Grand Canyon National Park,
AZ
US

Starting more than a decade ago with self-driven seven-day excursions in northern Arizona and Baja California, Sedona Off Road Adventures has since expanded into scenic day tours, sunset tours, and treks down extreme terrain. Guides dispense geological and historical tidbits as up to 12 Hummer passengers weave through trails tucked behind mountains and navigate obstacles down rougher trails littered with rocks and hitchhiking tumbleweeds. Jeep tours whisk guests 2,000 feet above a pine forest or deep into ancient Indian ruins, and helicopter and Hummer combo tours grant glimpses of Boynton Canyon from overhead before returning customers to terra firma for a trek through primitive trails. Later, clients eager for a chance behind the wheel can enrich their Hummer-piloting ability at driving-school sessions.

273 West Highway 89A
Sedona,
AZ
US

The guides of Adventures Out West—currently celebrating its 40th year of tours—have created scenic jaunts through Colorado and Arizona that deposit participants directly into the most beautiful parts of the local geography. Whether taking a segway tour or a jeep tour with knowledgeable guides, soaring over snowcapped mountains from the basket of a hot-air balloon or ziplining over lush forested cliffs, patrons get a chance to interact firsthand with all of nature's local sights, sounds, and whoopee-cushion gags.

14821 N Hiawatha Hood Road
Fort McDowell,
AZ
US

Though Casavino Custom Winery carries up to 40 of its own wines at any given time—including blackberry, shiraz, and white-chocolate port—its main attraction is giving patrons the ability to make their own. During the winemaking experience, visitors sample the winery's many vintages, then decide which variety they'd like to ferment under the guidance of an expert winemaker. Budding sommeliers even create their own label design with help from an in-house graphic artist. The experience culminates in a group tasting for family, friends, and wine glasses over the age of 21, an event which occurs in a tasting room lined with barrels and jugs of busily fermenting wine.

12005 N Saguaro Blvd
Fountain Hills,
AZ
US

Property Location
With a stay at W Scottsdale in Scottsdale, you'll be minutes from Scottsdale Waterfront and close to Camelback Mountain. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts and Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art.

Rooms
Make yourself at home in one of the 224 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and LCD televisions. Premium TV channels and DVD players are provided for your entertainment, with wired and wireless Internet access available for a surcharge. Private bathrooms with showers feature makeup/shaving mirrors and designer toiletries. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as multi-line phones with voice mail.

Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a nightclub, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness facility. This hotel also features wireless Internet access (surcharge), a concierge desk, and babysitting/childcare. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).

Dining
Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Relax with a refreshing drink from a poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges. Breakfast is available for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include high-speed (wired) Internet access (surcharge), a 24-hour business center, and limo/town car service. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference/meeting rooms, small meeting rooms, and a ballroom. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and self parking is available onsite.

7277 E Camelback Rd
Scottsdale,
AZ
US