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Howl at the Moon

Moonrise over Sabino CanyonWhen the moon is full, the desert comes to life. Experience the wild with the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum at their Cool Summer Nights program. On July 4, the park stays open when the sun goes down for a nocturnal soiree, featuring tours, art and performances.

Take a hike through some trails looking for nocturnal creatures by moonlight. Learn about the arts of Tucson with live musical performances, poetry readings under the stars and gallery showings. There’s even a special moonlight sing along for younger revelers.

The BouldersWith so much to do at night, it’s time to plan your day. When you book a trip with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations, you get the chance to play three rounds of golf on premier Southern Arizona courses. Our Tucson and Scottsdale packages allow you to customize your vacation by tailoring the courses to suit your level of play. Choose courses that will challenge your game, or choose courses that allow you to enjoy the beauty of our diverse landscapes.

bedroom at 655 w vistoso highlands 233 Oro ValleyIf you’re looking for a place to stay, consider a luxury rental from Mountain Vista Real Estate. We offer properties for every size party and budget; and don’t require long-term commitment from our renters. Each of our properties comes with cable, high-speed internet and a full kitchen standard.

Visto ResortWant some special features in your rental? Just ask! We have properties featuring pools, patios with mountain views, access to health spas, and centrally located in the town. We even have properties that are pet friendly, we’ll work with you to find the best fit. Start browsing our selections here.

After your vacation, you may want to extend your stay. Mountain Vista Real Estate can help you. We know the area and respect your budget. Trust us to help you find the perfect snow bird or permanent home.

Whether you’re hoping to howl at the moon or play for par, Southern Arizona is an excellent location for your next vacation.

 

See a Smokin’ Showdown

Wyatt Earp DaysSouthern Arizona is known for its showdowns. Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday saw to that when they took on the Cowboy gang in Tombstone

But you don’t need a six-shooter at the O.K. Corral for a great showdown. For a less-violent, better tasting showdown, visit the Hotel Congress June 27 for the inaugural Smokin’ Showdown.

Smokin ShowdownSeven local restaurants compete for the title of Old Pueblo’s Pitmaster at a BBQ battle for the ages. Buy a ticket and you’ll get 2 ounces of delectable meat from each competitor, sides and a 16 ounce beer. Help judges choose a winner and learn some new BBQ tips and tricks. The event benefits Steele Children’s Research Center.

quarrypinesAfter a feast of roasted and smoked meats, you may want to burn off a few calories. Book a trip with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations for your chance to shed calories by playing three rounds of golf on the best courses in Southern Arizona. We offer packages in Tucson and Scottsdale that can be tailored to your preferred method of play.

Vistos CanyonOnce you’ve picked your package, it’s time to think about where you’re staying. This vacation, why not combine all the comforts of home with all the luxuries of a hotel? Mountain Vista Real Estate’s rental properties are the perfect combination of house and hotel. Each property comes with cable, high-speed internet and a full kitchen standard. Unlike most rental companies, we require no long-term commitment and offer you a property for every size budget and party.

12694 N Spirit Mountain Road Oro Valley AZLooking for something special? Like a pool or a barbeque pit so you can try to recreate some of the smokin’ food you sampled? Just ask! We can work with you to find the perfect property for your vacation. Start browsing our property listings here.

tucson at nightIf you decide you need to extend your vacation, Mountain Vista Real Estate can help. We know the area and will listen to your needs. Trust us to find you the perfect snow bird or permanent residence.

Whether you’re interested in a smokin’ showdown or just want a better handicap, Tucson and Scottsdale are great locations for your next vacation.

 

See the Real Stars of the Southwest

glow golfGolfing is an activity best done in daylight. We know, there are glow-in-the-dark balls for the game, but who wants to search for a glowing orb in the rough for 10 minutes?

big-dipper-in-tucsonOn a golf vacation, you will likely find that your days are occupied with rounds or even time on the driving range. But at night, it’s time for the Southwest to really shine. Travel to the Mount Lemmon Sky Center for a chance to use Arizona’s largest public telescope to explore the cosmos. You can get a whole new perspective on our sunsets, traverse the galaxy and learn about the intricate network of stars that blanket our skies.

The BouldersTo experience the best of days and nights in Arizona, book a trip with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations. Our Tucson and Scottsdale packages allow you to play three rounds of golf on some of the best courses in Southern Arizona. Each package can be customized, meaning you can tailor your trip to your level of play. Choose challenging courses to test your skills or choose courses that will fully display the diverse beauty of Arizona.

Vistoso CondoFor a vacation that combines all the comforts of home with all the luxuries of a hotel, let Mountain Vista Real Estate help you. Unlike most rental companies, we require no long-term commitment and we have a property for every size budget and party. Each property comes with a full kitchen, cable and high-speed internet, standard.

Vistoso condosWant an extra bit of luxury? Just ask. We can help you find a rental with a pool, proximity to hiking trails, a patio or more. Start browsing our listings here.

If you’d like to extend your stay, Mountain Vista Real Estate can help too. We know the area and will respect your requests. Trust us to find you the perfect snow bird or permanent residence.

Whether the sun is shining or the moon is out, Southern Arizona has wonders for everyone on their next vacation.

 

Navigate by the Moonlight

Moonrise over Sabino CanyonHave you ever wondered what the desert looks like by the light of the moon? The Oro Valley Parks and Recreation Department wants you to find out June 6th. On the Moonlight Hike, trek the Loop Trail using flashlights and moon beams, experience a new side to the desert.

Tucson sunsetLearn about what animals come out a night, discuss the diverse ecology of the desert, and burn off a few calories so you can enjoy a snack at the end of the hike. Part of the National Trails Day, the moonlight hike is meant to promote the beautification and preservation of our national parks.

The Boulders NorthIf you’re traveling to Southern Arizona, you’ll want something to do during the day. Book a trip with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations for a chance to play three rounds of golf on the best courses in Southern Arizona. We offer packages in Tucson or Scottsdale that are completely customizable. Tailor your trip to your level of play: Choose courses that will challenge you or courses that will allow you to relax and take in the scenery.

655 W Vistoso Highlands 129To make your vacation a little more luxurious, consider renting a property from Mountain Vista Real Estate. Our rentals come with no long-term commitments required: Stay for three days or months at a time. Rentals offer travelers a spacious, comfortable place to stay. We have a property for every size budget or party.

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Each of the properties comes with a full kitchen, cable, and high-speed internet, standard. If you’d like an extra amenity, like a pool, access to a health club, or proximity to one of Southern Arizona’s trails, just ask. Start looking for your perfect rental here.

tucson at nightWant to extend your trip? Mountain Vista Real Estate can help you. We know the area and respect your budget, trust us to find you the perfect snow bird or permanent residence.

Whether you’re hoping to explore the desert at night, or just want to explore the golf course during the day, Southern Arizona is the ideal location for your next vacation.

 

Find Fun for Everyone in Tucson

We spend a lot of time on this blog talking about golf. And why wouldn’t we? Golf is the best sport around and Southern Arizona is an ideal location to play the greens all year round. But the Grand Canyon State is more than gorgeous golf courses, it has something for everyone, even if they don’t like golf (if such a person exists).

mt lemonIf your travel companions take Mark Twain’s position that golf is “a good walk spoiled”, they can find plenty of ways to enjoy the outdoors without an iron in their hand. Adventurers can reach new heights on our mountains with rock climbing excursions. If you’d rather enjoy the peaks and valleys of Southern Arizona at a safer altitude, consider one or our exceptional biking or hiking trails.

Tucson SpaNot the outdoor type? Tucson boasts a wealth of five-star spas that will pamper you. Book a massage, get a facial or relax in a seaweed wrap to rejuvenate. If you’d rather spend your day learning, the city offers fantastic living history events and exhibits that will make our town come alive for you and your family.

The Boulders NorthNow that the whole family is taken care of, it’s time to talk about the best part of Southern Arizona: The Golfing. Book a trip with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations for your chance to play three rounds of golf on premier courses. We offer packages in Tucson or Scottsdale that you can tailor to your desires. Choose progressively harder courses to challenge your skill or choose courses that will allow you to experience the diverse beauty of our landscapes – it’s up to you to decide.

Visto ResortFor a place to stay that will please the whole family, consider renting a property from Mountain Vista Real Estate. Our vacation rentals provide all the comforts of home with all the luxuries of a hotel. We have a property for every size party and budget; and unlike most rental companies, we require no long-term commitment.

Dove MountainEach of our rentals offers you cable, high-speed internet and a full kitchen. This means you’ll have a great time whether your plans require staying in or going out. If you’d like to make your stay exceptional, consider renting a property with a special amenity, like a pool, a patio with a great view of the mountains or access to a health club. Start your search for the perfect property here.

TucsonOnce you’ve experienced the beauty and the golf, chances are you’ll want to return to Southern Arizona. Mountain Vista Real Estate can help you. We know the area and respect your budget. Trust us to help you find the perfect snow bird or permanent residence.

Whether you’re looking to experience life in the Grand Canyon State, or just want to improve your handicap, Southern Arizona is the ideal location for your next vacation.

 

Get a Taste for Agave in Tucson

tequilaIn the Southwest, tequila is king. Whether in a shot glass with some salt, on the rocks in a margarita, or mixed into a subtle cocktail, the alcohol is revered.

On your next vacation, pay tribute to tequila and the plant that often enhances it, Agave, at the seventh annual Agave Fest on May 2 at Hotel Congress. Revelers over the age of 21 will have over 50 tequilas, mezcals, sotols, and bacanoras to sample. You’ll also get a souvenir shot glass and a chance to vote for the Best Tequila Cocktail. Those who don’t want to sample 50 varieties of tequila on an empty stomach needn’t worry, Cup Café will be cooking up a specialty taco and salsa bar.

quarry Pines golf clubAfter a night of tequila and tacos, it’s time for some fun on the greens. Book a trip with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations and you’ll be able to combine the world’s greatest game with the world’s greatest drink. Our Tucson and Scottsdale packages allow you to play three rounds of golf on premier Southern Arizona courses. Each trip can be customized to suit your playing style. You can choose increasingly difficult courses to test your mettle as a player or chose courses that will let you explore the diverse beauty of Arizona’s landscape.

bedroom at 655 w vistoso highlands 233 Oro ValleyIf you’re looking to take your vacation to the next level, consider letting Mountain Vista Real Estate find you a rental property instead of a hotel room. You’ll be able to experience all the comforts of home coupled with all the luxuries of a hotel. Each property comes with high speed internet, cable and a full kitchen – where you can store the tequila you buy at Agave Fest. Unlike most companies, we require no long-term commitments and we offer a rental for every size budget.

Dove MountainWant something special in your rental? Just ask! We can help you find a property with a pool, access to a health club, a scenic view or proximity to our world famous hiking trails. Interested? Browse our selection here.

TucsonInterested in extending your stay? Mountain Vista Real Estate can help. We know Southern Arizona and will work with you to find the ideal snow bird or permanent residence.

Whether your passion is good drinks, good golf, or a bit of both, Southern Arizona is the ideal location for your next vacation.

 

T-A-N-G-O in Tucson

TangoThere’s a rumor that some people need more than great golfing to enjoy their vacations. We know, it’s crazy.

But Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations has found a solution: golf all day and dance all night. April 2 through April 5 Tucson gets in the rhythm of Latin dancing with their annual Tango Festival. Focusing on the Argentine tango, the festival features instruction for every level of dancer and live music to practice to. Watch professional dancers demonstrate the latest moves, learn the history of the dance and enjoy discovering the culture which inspired the art form.

Sanctuary_18_Second_Photo_Once you’ve got the rhythm of the dance, it’s time to book your golfing rounds. Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations offers packages in both Tucson and Scottsdale. Each package is customizable and allows you to play three rounds of golf on premier Southern Arizona courses.

655 W Vistoso Highlands 129You may also need some extra room to practice your swing, or your new dance moves. Let Mountain Vista Real Estate help you find a rental property that combines all the comforts of home with all the luxuries of a hotel. We have a property for every size budget and require no long-term commitments. Each of our properties boasts a full kitchen, high-speed internet and cable, so you’ll have fun whether you’re painting the town red or indulging in a quiet night in.

11437 N Verch Way Oro Valley AZIf you’d like something special in your rental, let us know. Whether it’s a pool, a patio for barbequing or a fireplace for roasting marshmallows, we’ll find a property that suits your needs. Start your search here.

TucsonAfter you’ve experienced the majesty of Southern Arizona, it’s likely that you’ll want to return. Mountain Vista Real Estate can find you the perfect snow bird or permanent residence. We know the area and respect your budget, we’ll work with you to find the right fit.

It may take two to tango, but a Southern Arizona vacation is something you can enjoy by yourself or with your family.