Best Tucson Attractions and Activities: Can't-Miss Sights around 'Old Pueblo'

Patricia Escarcega

By , Local Expert, Tucson
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Tucson is home to one of the most iconic symbols of the West: the Giant Saguaro. This monolithic, sub-tropical plant can be seen along desert roads and clustered at the base of Tucson's hillsides and mountains. Get your fill of this beautiful and unique desert scenery with a visit to Saguaro National Park, which is bifurcated into two large swaths, situated on both the western and eastern edges of the city. Another can't-miss is the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, located deep in the desert of Tucson's westside. This impressive "living" museum features extensive walking trails, gardens, and unique outdoor exhibits where you can...  Read more »


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