PHOENIX CITY TOUR - 1/2 DAY
Built on the remains of the ancient Hohokam Civilization, Phoenix's evolution into the city it is today is both complicated and intriguing. Learn about everything from Spanish and Mexican place names to cotton and citrus farms and even cold war military installations! The Phoenix Metro Area is a weird and wonderful place and its secrets await you.
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Custom Interpretive Tours of America's Desert Southwest
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Apache War Sites
Explore the areas around the Dos Cabezas, Chiricahua, Dragoon and Florida Mts. Learn how these fascinating places fit into the complicated history of the American Southwest. This tour will help us to better understand the Apache Life-Way and how Manifest Destiny and European contact created conflict.
What others are saying
"My wife and I took a wonderful tour to a unique place in Arizona. Scoop is a lot of fun and has incredible knowledge of the American Southwest. We highly recommend!"
Surprise, AZ | USA
"My wife and I took a lovely tour and learned so much about the area. Scoop has incredible knowledge and enthusiasm. We saw a side of the Southwest few know about. We will definitely take another tour when we come back!
Eagan, MN | USA
"I took a tour to a rare Palm Grove and learned a lot about the fragile desert ecosystem. I felt like I discovered a new plant species. It was a lot of fun!"
Cave Creek, AZ | USA
"We wanted to learn about the mining and agriculture history of Arizona. Scoop showed us some interesting areas and we learned a ton. It was a great day and we will be back!"
Salt Lake City, UT | USA