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From Phoenix/Scottsdale: Sedona Red Rock Run Jeep Tour

1. From Phoenix/Scottsdale: Sedona Red Rock Run Jeep Tour

Embark on a full-day Sedona Red Rock Run Jeep Tour and outdoor adventure in the stunning Sedona area. Start with a morning pickup from your hotel or selected pickup location in Phoenix or Scottsdale. On the way up to Sedona, stop at Montezuma's Castle Native American Ruins. See the ancient cliff dwellings of the Southern Sinagua Native Americans, which were built between 1000-1400 AD. Following Montezuma's Castle, make your way into Sedona for more sightseeing before heading to lunch at one of Sedona's best local restaurants. Explore the magnificent scenery of the Red Rocks State Park during a Jeep tour. Get some final sights of the city and red rock region before taking a transfer back to your destination in Pheonix or Scottsdale.

Scottsdale: Half-Day Desert Discovery Eco-Tour in a Tesla

2. Scottsdale: Half-Day Desert Discovery Eco-Tour in a Tesla

Start the day with pickup at your hotel or residence in a luxury, eco-friendly Tesla Model X SUV. First, take short hike through a desert canyon at the beloved Lake Pleasant regional park. Enjoy the scenic views and even have the opportunity to splash in the water. Next, drive along the famous Desert Foothills Scenic Drive. See craggy tors, remnants of ancient granite batholiths. Enjoy plenty of opportunities to photograph stands of the world-famous Saguaro Cactus. After the scenic drive, arrive at "Water to Water" by artists Christine Tanz and Paul Edwards. This piece of public art explores how Scottsdale has harnessed water and used it to build a thriving city. Visit the Scottsdale Xeriscape Garden, a National Wildlife Federation Certified Wildlife Habitat, and learn about water conservation and nature appreciation. Lastly, explore the epic waterfalls at Arizona Falls, a recommissioned hydroelectric power plant from the early 1900s. Here you will learn the science of water delivery and power production that takes place in Arizona, before being returned to your pickup point.

Scottsdale: Self-Guided E-bike Tour of McDowell Mountain

3. Scottsdale: Self-Guided E-bike Tour of McDowell Mountain

Grab your own e-bike and embark on a self-guided ride along one of the many trails around Scottsdale’s McDowell Mountain. Immerse yourself in nature, fresh air, and picture-worthy scenery. Ride solo or gather a group of friends, family, or co-workers. This is the perfect activity for friends and family to tour the naturally beautiful McDowell Mountain. After picking up your bike, gear, and map from the store, you’ll head straight out to your adventure around the mountains. The McDowell Mountain area consists of many different trails, so you can customize your adventure to your preferences and needs. The various routes offer the best tour experience for anyone who wants to see many different views from different elevations. Whatever route you decide on, expect a 10-mile-long loop that’s the perfect nature ride. After your trip, enjoy an easy e-bike return back at the shop.

Scottsdale: 2-Hour Self-Guided E-bike Tour

4. Scottsdale: 2-Hour Self-Guided E-bike Tour

Discover the scenery and attractions of Scottsdale with a convenient E-bike rental. Your 2-hour self-guided adventure will be a memorable outing for you and your group as you acquaint yourself with the city at your own pace. Start your day at the shop of the local partner. From here you will receive your E-bike, helmet and map before setting off on your self-guided tour. Your adventure will start in Scottsdale before making your way to the DC Ranch where you can experience the beautiful greenery, shops, and restaurants. These brand new E-bikes are the perfect way to explore different areas with friends and family. After you make your way through DC Ranch then you will head back to the shop in Scottsdale.

Scottsdale: Camelback Mountain Private Hiking Tour

5. Scottsdale: Camelback Mountain Private Hiking Tour

Hike the iconic Camelback Mountain with a knowledgeable guide on this private tour. Challenge yourself with trails ascending 1,420 feet to a summit resembling the hump of a camel's back. Be rewarded with 360-degree views of the surrounding city. This is a very tough hike and is not for beginner hikers, those who are not in good hiking shape, or young children. Part of the Phoenix Mountains Preserve, Camelback gets its name from its two rock formations that resemble the head and back of a kneeling camel. This hike takes 2.5 to 3 hours to get to the summit and return to the parking lot. The views are breathtaking and serve as a great opportunity for a photo op. Choose either to get picked up from your location in the Phoenix or Scottsdale area, or meet your guide at the trailhead. The transportation option is available for groups of 6 or more.

Phoenix, Tempe, and Scottsdale: Evening Tour in a Tesla

6. Phoenix, Tempe, and Scottsdale: Evening Tour in a Tesla

Enjoy an evening tour in an eco-friendly Tesla with stops in Phoenix, Tempe, and Scottsdale. See modern art like "Her Secret is Patience" or the glowing Frank Llyod Wright spire. Start the evening with pickup from your accommodation in an eco-friendly Tesla Model X SUV. Stretch your legs on a stroll along a lakeside boardwalk in the heart of downtown Tempe. Enjoy the scenic views on the boardwalk and learn about how important this lake is to the community. Next, drive along the Red Mountain Freeway which offers spectacular views of the Tempe and Phoenix evening skylines. After a short drive, arrive at a 145-ft-tall aerial sculpture called "Her Secret is Patience." Admire this piece by Janet Echelmen that depicts the ever-changing flux of the desert winds. It reminds onlookers of the importance of sustainable practices in everyday life. Head to the USS Arizona Memorial Gardens to learn about how the history of Arizona is deeply rooted in military sacrifice. Lastly, explore the mysterious Frank Llyod Wright spire, a modern-day relic of what could have been Arizona's future. Learn about Wright's vision for Arizona and his architectural methods what have impacted the city before returning to your accommodation.

Scottsdale: 4-Hour Self-Guided E-Bike Tour

7. Scottsdale: 4-Hour Self-Guided E-Bike Tour

Take in the sights and sounds of Scottsdale on this outdoor adventure with a convenient 4-hour E-bike rental. This self-guided exploration will allow you to go at your own pace and become acquainted with this beautiful city. Start your day at the offices of the local partner. From here you will receive your E-bike, helmet and map before setting off on your self-guided tour. The Greenway belt bike tour will take you all the way to Tempe and then back to Scottsdale. This path is one of the most popular bike trails in Arizona. It consists of many beautiful parks, lakes, paths, and golf courses. You will not want to miss out on this 14-mile bike tour.

From Phoenix or Scottsdale: Zip Lining & Wine Tasting

8. From Phoenix or Scottsdale: Zip Lining & Wine Tasting

Enjoy a 2-hour guided zip line tour over Out of Africa Wildlife Park, presented by the professionals at Predator Zip Lines. Begin in the early morning with a fascinating and scenic drive through Arizona as you travel to Camp Verde and the Wildlife Park for a zip line tour over the lions and tigers. After your high-flying adventure, head to lunch at a local brewery in Cottonwood, Arizona. Following lunch, take a short drive to the Page Springs wine region to begin a wine tasting tour. Experience the acres of grapevines and views of the Verde River Valley with a glass of wine at 2 of DukOUT’s favorite vineyards.

Scottsdale: Mountain Biking and Brewery Tour

9. Scottsdale: Mountain Biking and Brewery Tour

Experience the natural landscapes and local flavors of Arizona on this Scottsdale mountain biking and brewery tour. Hit the trail on a 2-hour guided biking tour through the McDowell Sonoran Preserve followed by a visit to local breweries for lunch and a well-deserved beer tasting. The desert trails of Arizona offer some of the most diverse and fun mountain biking that you can find. After your ride through nature, finish your experience enjoying some local craft beer. Visit two Arizona breweries for lunch and up to 6 beer tastings per flight. This tour is suitable for all skill levels from first-time mountain bikers to highly proficient and skilled riders. There will be plenty of options to make your ride the best experience possible.

From Phoenix/Scottsdale: Sedona Hiking & Wine Tasting Tour

10. From Phoenix/Scottsdale: Sedona Hiking & Wine Tasting Tour

Enjoy a full-day private excursion and see Sedona from all the best vantage points. Start the day off with a morning pickup from your hotel in Phoenix or Scottsdale and a comfortable transfer to Sedona. Embark on a 1.5 - 2 hour hike in the scenic Sedona countryside, making your way through the beautiful Red Rocks. Stop for lunch at one of Sedona's finest restaurants for a memorable dining experience. Continue to 2 premier vineyards in Page Springs for an unforgettable wine tasting experience and a full wine tour at each vineyard. At the end of the day, arrive back at your hotel in Phoenix or Scottsdale.

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What people are saying about Scottsdale

We really enjoyed the Tesla experience. My boys love nice cars. We had a beautiful day for a fantastic tour. Micheal was very knowledgeable, pleasant and accommodating. It was well worth it.

Kimberly is the best guide! We had such an amazing time on this tour. Kimberly provided amazing info, was fun to talk to, and made us feel comfortable and safe.

Kimberly was a great tour guide. She was helpful and informative. She went above and beyond to make our day special.

It was fun and 4 hrs was just right. The ability to follow the route on google maps on the phone was great.