The Ultimate Scottsdale/Phoenix, Arizona Travel Guide

Phoenix is known for it's super hot temperatures in the summertime and year-round warm weather. Arizona's heat is very dry so it is imperative to stay hydrated. There are tons of hikes and activities you can go do in Arizona as well as many affordable places to stay, especially in the Summer.

Things To Do

Pinnacle Peak Hike

The Phoenix Zoo

Scottsdale Quarter

Wet N'Wild Waterslides


The Herb Box

7134 E Stetson Dr #200, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, USA


15257 N Scottsdale Rd F150, Scottsdale, AZ 85254, USA

The Stand

3538 E Indian School Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85018

Sushi Roku

7277 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, USA

True Food Kitchen

15191 N Scottsdale Rd Suite 101, Scottsdale, AZ 85254, USA


Summer: 28 - 41 degrees Celsius

Winter: 7 - 20 degrees Celsius

The Arizona heat can be very extreme in the summer, but if you can handle it, then you will get cheaper accommodations during those times.


Monsoon Season is from June 15th until September 30th. Monsoons include high winds and lots of rain.

Haboobs - this is basically a gigantic dust storm. It has violent winds and brings in sand from the desert. It is important to stay indoors during one of these.