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Travel Tips

Traveling here is simple enough—Arizonans put their leather chaps on one leg at a time just like you do.

Travel Tips

But, locals have grown up knowing a few things that might not be so obvious to others. The state welcomes visitors with open arms and a couple of tips.

Here's what you need to know to have a vacation that's healthy, safe, and trouble-free:

Stay Cool

Summer Weather Tips

Arizona is a diverse state with many elevations, and there are many parts of the state that enjoy cool, comfortable temperatures all summer.

Take a Hike. Do it Right.

Arizona Hiking Tips

Discover Arizona Hiking Tips from the National Park Service so that you can get out and explore on your own safely and responsibly.

Explore History

Visiting Tribal Lands

Each of the 22 American Indian Tribes in Arizona operates under its own unique governmental structure and establishes its own rules for visitors.



There is so much to experience in Arizona, and so many ways to do so. Pow wows are about dancing, the thump of drums, the colors of each...

South of the Border

Crossing the Border

Before you plan to cross the border, make sure you understand the paperwork and identification you’ll need for your visit with this overview of...

Help Prevent Wildfires

Wildfire Updates

It’s essential to get out in Arizona and explore, but doing so safely is the number one priority. Campfire and smoking restrictions are in place...

Eco Friendly Travel


Arizona honors the past while looking toward the present. This means preserving our historic and natural attractions while conserving the...

Travel Sustainably

EV Tourism

Given the ever-increasing number of electric vehicles on the road today, we’re excited to help make a trip to Arizona even easier. With unique...


Cities & Regions

From the abundance of Saguaro cactuses and unique wildlife in the Sonoran Desert to the high country and forests of the White Mountains to the breathtaking Grand Canyon, Arizona’s regions are full of experiences that don’t disappoint.