Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Tucson to Phoenix. If you're planning a road trip to Phoenix, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best restaurants, hotels, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
11:00 am: start in Tucson
drive for about 1 hour
12:12 pm: SkyVenture Arizona
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 1:12 pm
drive for about 1 hour
2:18 pm: Tempe
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 3:18 pm
drive for about 22 minutes
Your starting point is Tucson, Arizona.
You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.
Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.
Tempe (7 answers)
Camelback Mountain (15 mentions)
Old Town Scottsdale (9 mentions)
Cornish Pasty Co (6 mentions)
Papago Park (4 mentions)
Mill Avenue (4 mentions)
restaurants around Tempe:
Pig & Pickle
Cornish Pasty Co
hotels around Tempe:
Hotel Valley Ho
W Scottsdale Hotel
questions about Tempe:
Best free things to do in Tempe?
What to do in Tempe with my husband and no kids!
Your final destination is Phoenix, Arizona.
You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.
Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?
The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Phoenix.
If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort, which was mentioned 4 times on Trippy.
Here are some more hotels people talk about:
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Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
Trippy members suggest Chelsea's Kitchen, which was mentioned 6 times.
Here are some more restaurants people talk about:
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This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:
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Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!
Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.
And if you know Tucson well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Tucson!