Golf Course Safari

Phoenician guests can discover the natural wonders of the Sonoran Desert during guided sunrise safari tours around the resort’s nearly four-mile golf course. From native wildlife to indigenous cacti and succulents, this 90-minute excursion is a unique and informative way to explore the local surroundings – all from the comfort of a golf cart. Take in the sweet fragrance of local flora as you wind your way through the resort’s scenic golf course, situated at the base of the majestic Camelback Mountain. As the sun climbs over the Valley, captivating, panoramic views of the city and beyond come into focus, providing participants with an enchanting sight normally reserved for hikers. Continuing past The Canyon Suites, keep your eyes open for the resort’s resident wildlife – including rabbits, quail, roadrunners and chuckwallas.

This signature activity, taking place every Saturday at sunrise (time will vary depending on time of year), is available to resort guests of all ages. Seating is limited, and 24-hour advanced reservations are required. To book, please contact the resort concierge at 480 423 2572. Tours are $20 per adult, $15 per child (ages 4-12).