Comfortable and convenient, Mesa is located near the foothills of the legendary Superstition Mountains.
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport offer two perfect choices for visitors traveling to Mesa. Visit Mesa has produced a series of Lifestyle Itineraries to assist you in planning upcoming tours and bookings to the Mesa/Phoenix area.
Fresh Foodie Trail
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Mesa is...FARM RICH COUNTRY, Mesa's bountiful harvest is proudly shared with visitors. Here, fresh experiences and a treasured heritage of family farms and long-standing festivals make for lasting memories. Serving as a culinary gateway to Phoenix and Scottsdale, the neighboring farms in and around Mesa are providing a bounty of seasonal goods for visitors to enjoy year-round. Citrus in January, Peaches in May, Olives in October. Travelers can time their visits to experience chef-driven dinners in the most romantic of settings, meet Arizona winemakers that pour from their hearts.
|WHERE TO REST YOUR HEAD|
From Campgrounds to Four-Diamond hotels and everything in between. Want breakfast included? Perhaps an affordable resort setting? Breath-taking views await wherever you stay.
|CASINOS – NOT JUST IN LAS VEGAS|
Spend time at some of Arizona’s finest resort casinos – dining, gambling, and enjoying well-choreographed shows. No matter where you stay in Mesa, you’re just minutes from a great time!
|SHOPPING BAGS ARE NOT CREATED EQUAL|
Everyone loves a bargain! Outlet shopping? High-end boutique? Shopping Mall? Around every corner there’s a new discovery! Tour groups may be eligible for coupon books offering additional savings. Whether it’s a local trinket, or something for an evening affair, we’ve got you covered.
|NATIVE AMERICAN CULTURE|
Arizona’s storied history wouldn’t have had a beginning without the indigenous people who founded our state. Visit the many museums and ruins that pay homage to this important part of our past and future.
|FRESH FOODIE TRAIL|
We had a Food Network before it was fashionable! Explore the AgriTourism area of Arizona, located right here in Mesa. Find out about our treasured heritage of what it takes to be successful for an organic “farm to fork” lifestyle and culture.
|APACHE TRAIL’S INDELIBLE MARK ON ARIZONA HISTORY|
Once a thriving 1890’s gold mining town, Goldfield now invites visitors to explore its history. Afterwards, continue “up the trail” and belly up to the bar at one of the West’s oldest stagecoach stops. And don’t miss the chance to spend a day on scenic Saguaro Lake.
|OUTDOOR ADVENTURES COURTESY OF THE TONTO NATIONAL FOREST|
It’s a local rite of passage to become one with nature. We can’t overstate the natural beauty of our “desert forests”! So go ahead, and “do as the locals do” by enjoying boundless activities in our desert playgrounds.
|TRANSPORTATION CAN BE EASY|
Getting from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to Mesa just got easier! Consider taking the light rail, and save time and money. Flying into Mesa Gateway Airport? Our state-of-the-art airport is just minutes from your hotel. Go ahead, check out your options!
|AFTER ALL, WE ARE THE GRAND CANYON STATE!|
You’re so close! Don’t miss seeing this incredible natural wonder – a national park since 1919.