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Attractions


Tucson has museums, historic sites, hiking trails, amazing food, and shopping around every corner. For more information, visit the Tucson visitor website at: https://www.visittucson.org/.


 

Transport to and from the hotel

NAPPO will not be providing transportation services at any time during the meeting. 

The hotel operates a small shuttle service that will transport hotel guests within 3 miles (4.8 km) of the hotel and nearby destinations, such as shopping, restaurants, and outdoor activities. For more information about the shuttle service, contact the hotel staff upon arrival.

For activities further than 3 miles (4.8 km), you may rent a car, call a taxi, or use a ride-hailing service, such as Uber or Lyft.

The Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort and Spa has on-site car rental available through Enterprise. Contact Enterprise for more information at their website or call +1 855.266.9289.


 

On-site Hotel Activities

Sonoran Spa – The hotel has an on-site spa with licensed massage therapists. Consult the spa menu for the full selection of spa services available.

Garden and Nature Trails – Explore the 80-acre property alone, or with a free guided tour in English or Spanish. The gardens include the Desert flora and fauna, Butterfly and Hummingbird gardens, Herb gardens, and the Chef’s garden.

Wine Pairing - During this class, the culinary team will review the dynamics of how we taste and then dive into an exploration of how food and wine interact with each other. Pricing is based on the menu selection and final wine selections.

Horseback Riding - Guides will lead you on a trail ride adventure that uncovers the secrets of this distinctive and beautiful desert eco system. Enjoy the mesquite woodland, mixed with giant saguaro cacti. Prices vary based on the length of the ride.

Tennis and Recreation Center – The resort has eight tennis courts with synthetic, turf, composite, and asphalt surfaces. Open 24 hours a day, the fitness center offers state of the art cardiovascular and strength training equipment. Walking, hiking, and biking the nature trails is available, and there is also sand volleyball and half-court basketball.


 

Off-site Hotel Activities

Golf

There are several golf courses in Tucson. The courses below are located near the hotel.

Crooked Tree Golf Club - Crooked Tree G.C. is a wonderful, traditional layout with generous fairways, small greens and ample chipping areas that surround the green complexes. The course sits alone among the ironwoods, mesquites and saguaros of the Sonoran Desert. The course is about 8 miles (12.8) from the hotel. For more information visit the course website.

Quarry Pines Golf Club - One of the premier Tucson golf courses, offers a mix of dramatic elevation changes and stunning mountain views with 18 enjoyable holes. The course is about 10 miles (16 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the course website.

Skyline Country Club - The 18-hole Skyline Country Club in Tucson, Arizona is a private golf course that opened in 1962. Designed by Guy S. Greene, this par 71 golf course winds its way through the Sonoran Desert Foothills providing a unique golf experience amidst nature’s beauty. The course is about 7 miles (11.2 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the course website.


 

Shopping and Dining

Casas Adobes Plaza – Located near the hotel, this shopping and dining center has shops, galleries, and restaurants. There are Whole Foods and Safeway grocery stores and two banks. The shopping center is about 1 mile (1.6 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the shopping center website.

La Encantada Shopping Center – This shopping and dining center features an intimate, open-air village center with extensive landscaping, 40 upscale specialty retailers including, Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, and Crate & Barrel; jewelry, apparel, and accessory shops including St. John, Adrienne Vittadini, Cole Haan, and Talbots. It also features many restaurants including Ra Sushi Bar, North, Blue Point Oyster Bar, and Firebirds Rocky Mountain Grill. The shopping center is about 3 miles (4.8 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the shopping center website.

Tucson Mall - For a shopping trip that’s fun for the whole family, head to Tucson Mall. Whether you’re a fashionista or an outdoor adventurer, this outstanding retail center has something special for everyone. Popular casual dining options join the array of more than 170 stores featuring fashion, sportswear, and kid-friendly favorites. The shopping center is about 5 miles (8 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the shopping center website.

Old Town Artisans - Old Town Artisans is a unique marketplace located in the El Presidio Historic District. Housed within this 1850s restored adobe building are distinctive shops featuring contemporary and traditional works of hundreds of artists and craftsmen, including Native American tribal art and imports from Latin American cultures. The marketplace is about 10 miles (16 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the marketplace website.

Lost Barrio Warehouse District - One of Tucson's most surprising destinations: a three-block row of red brick warehouses that look decidedly out of place in this city of sunbaked stucco. The cool, cavernous spaces, a welcome respite from the heat, house the city's most unusual shopping district. This is a prime spot to check out Tucson area art, jewelry, clothing, and furniture. The warehouse district is about 10 miles (16 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the warehouse district website.

Tucson Premium Outlets - Tucson Premium Outlets features brands including Banana Republic Factory Store, Brooks Brothers Factory Store, Michael Kors, Nike Factory Store, Tommy Hilfiger, and more. The outlet mall is about 12 miles (19.3 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the outlet mall website.

Tubac - In 1853, Tubac became part of the United States. This village is rich in art and history, and with over 80 unique businesses and working studios. Tubac offers a wide variety of shopping possibilities, from sterling silver, western apparel, gourmet gifts, Native American jewelry and crafts, to original fine art and prints by popular southwestern artists. The village is about 60 miles (96.5 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the village website.


 

Museums and Historic Places

De Grazia Gallery in the Sun - Discover Tucson’s legendary landmark of art and architecture created by Ted De Grazia. This 13-room historic adobe is a must see while in Tucson. Located on 10 acres in the beautiful Catalina foothills and formally his home, this world acclaimed prolific artist has on display southwestern paintings, ceramics, bronzes, serigraphs, lithographs and more. The museum is about 5 miles (8 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the museum website.

Arizona Sonora Desert Museum - The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is a world-renowned zoo, natural history museum, and botanical garden, all in one place. The museum is about 20 miles (32 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the museum website.

San Xavier Mission del Bac - Built by the Jesuits from 1783 to 1797, San Xavier was established by the “Padre on Horseback,” Father Kino. San Xavier is acclaimed as the finest example of mission architecture in the country. Standing stark white on the desert landscape, the Mission still serves as an active spiritual center and resides on the Tohono O’odham reservation. The mission is about 20 miles (32 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the museum website.

Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures - This miniature museum collection contains over 400 miniature houses and room boxes as well as other collectibles. The museum’s artifacts are organized into three main areas; the Enchanted Realm, History Gallery and Exploring the World. The museum is about 9 miles (14.4 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the museum website.

Pima Air and Space Museum - Explore aviation history at the Pima Air & Space Museum, home of the largest privately-owned collection of historical aircraft in the country. From a full-scale model of the Wright Brothers’ 1903 Wright Flyer to a mock-up of the world’s fastest aircraft, the SR–71 Blackbird, this museum is sure to interest everyone! The museum is about 21 miles (33.8 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the museum website.

AMARC Restoration Center - Tour Davis-Monthan Air Force Base where more than 5000 aircraft are warehoused in a 2600-acre open-air storage facility. More than 70 different aircraft types can be seen during the tour, ranging in size from the eight engine Boeing B-52 Stratofortress bomber to the diminutive Cessna A-37 light attack fight bomber. The museum is about 20 miles (33.8 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the museum website.

Kitt Peak National Observatory - Atop the Quinlan Mountains, at an elevation of 6,785 feet, is the world’s largest collection of optical research telescopes. Kitt Peak sits on the Tohono O’odham Reservation and is home to twenty-two optical and two radio telescopes representing eight astronomical research institutions. The observatory is about 63 miles (101 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the observatory website.

Biosphere 2 - Come tour one of the world's most unique facilities dedicated to the research and understanding of global scientific issues. The Biosphere 2 facility serves as a laboratory for controlled scientific studies, an arena for scientific discovery and discussion, and a far-reaching provider of public education. Tours daily. The biosphere is about 25 miles (40.2 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the biosphere website.


 

 

Outdoor and Other Activities

Sabino Canyon - Experience the beauty of one of the most unique Southwestern desert canyons on a Sabino Canyon tram ride. This tour offers a narrated, educational 45-minute; 3.8 mile tram tour into a natural desert oasis located in Tucson’s Coronado National Forest and is home to spectacular desert landscapes and abundant wildlife. Along the trail, you will have a chance to get off and walk in this beautiful area. The canyon is about 10 miles (16 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the canyon website.

Saguaro National Park - Saguaro National Park is a United States national park in southeastern Arizona. The park gets its name from the saguaro (Carnegiea gigantea), a large cactus that is native to the Sonoran Desert and that does not grow naturally elsewhere. Popular activities in the park include hiking on its 165 miles (266 km) of trails and sightseeing along paved roads near its two visitor centers. Both districts allow bicycling and horseback riding on selected roads and trails. The national park is about 24 miles (38.6 km) from the hotel. For more information visit the national park website.

 
     
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