In greek mythology the Phoenix was a symbol of rebirth which makes it an apt name for the City of Phoenix Arizona. Phoenix was originally settled as the Pueblo Grande where intricate aqueducts were constructed to route water from nearby rivers bringing with it a chance for life and prosperity. You too can experience the history, culture and vibrancy of Phoenix that drew the original settlers to its boundaries.
What to do and see in Phoenix?
- The “Valley of the sun” provides hiking, biking,, horseback riding and many other outdoor activities
- Camelback Mountain
- Jeep tours
- Phoenix Sonoran Preserve
- Historic Downtown Phoenix
- Papago Park
- Museums, Aquariums and even a wildlife park