Phoenix, capital of the Arizona and most populous state capital in the United States, has risen from the pip-squeak of pre-historic culture. Due to its hot desert climate, phoenix is ranked as one of the hottest residential cities in the United States with more than 100 days annually experiencing temperature exceeding 100°F, attracting sun-lovers round the year.
Phoenix offers variety of tourist attractions particularly for bikers, hikers and adrenaline junkies as this portentous city is surrounded by mountains. Culturally diverse but have predominantly Indian and Spanish colonial influences.
Phoenix Metropolitan Area, the Valley of Sun, is the haven for hot and dry climate lovers and to keep them entertained other than climate, here are the Top 5 Best Rated Tourist Attractions in Phoenix:
1. South Mountain Park and Preserve
2. Papago Park
3. Heard Museum
4. Taliesin West
5. Heritage Square