If you’re thinking of visiting Saguaro National Park but you’re not sure what to do, here are the best attractions in Saguaro National Park…
It’s a great introduction to the National Park and the many different types of cactus and their importance to the desert environment.
The Bajada Loop Drive is a fantastic 3-mile scenic loop drive. It’s one of the best scenic drives out of the city of Tucson. It combines two roads, Hohokam Road and Golden Gate Road.
This is an easy 0.5 mile return hike up a small rocky hill to see some ancient petroglyphs – and beautiful views as well.
You can wander around and read the plaques to learn more about the desert. Then find yourself a shelter to sit and watch the sunset.
The Cactus Loop Drive is a stunning 8-mile scenic loop paved drive with undulating land to start you off with a good view of the craggy peaks, vistas and of course, ubiquitous cactus.