In the heart of the Grand Canyon state is Scottsdale, a city built entirely on the principles on recreation and relaxation! As well as 330 sunshine days per year, there are more than 200 golf courses in the area, fantastic state-of-the-art spas and 125 art galleries and museums. The whole family will enjoy the Desert Botanical Gardens, Phoenix Zoo or the world-renowned Heard Museum.
Biking, hiking and horse-back riding are great ways to get out and experience the Sonoran Desert or hop in your hire car and drive the Apache Trail National Scenic Byway - a 48-mile round trip through the mountains! Shopping enthusiasts are well catered for with plenty of malls to discover.
Eats & drinks
The vibrant cultures that give Scottsdale its singular flavor have left an indelible mark on the city's more than 600 restaurants. Here, award-winning chefs have combined the influences of Native American, Latin and Western-style cooking to create a mouthwatering mélange of dishes accented by indigenous, organic and international elements. In addition to a host of fine restaurants located throughout the city, Scottsdale also offers an exciting nightlife scene. Late night activities include ultra-trendy nightclubs, sophisticated lounges and cozy wine bars. In fact, downtown Scottsdale alone offers more than 50 nightclubs and bars, most of which are within walking distance of each other.
Your (air-conditioned) hire car is the best way to see the various sights and attractions. If you are staying in Downtown Scottsdale, the City of Scottsdale operates the Downtown Trolley, a free, year-round, downtown shuttle for visitors, tourists and shoppers that runs every 20 minutes, 7 days a week from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Thursday evenings only until 9 p.m. Enjoy Old Town, the Arts District, Fifth Avenue Shops, Scottsdale Fashion Square, the Waterfront and SouthBridge at your convenience
- Camelback Mountain, Phoenix
- The Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix
- Phoenix Zoo
- 5th Avenue Shops of Scottsdale
- MacDonald's Ranch, Scottsdale
Different destinations have different magic touches so make sure to check them out to see what makes your holiday with us so special.
Daily direct flights to Las Vegas from London Gatwick and 2 direct flights a week from Manchester (Sun-Thu).
Time difference: GMT -8 hours.
Scottsdale is approx a 5-hour drive from Las Vegas.