Many of Phoenix’s highlights are close to Ahwatukee, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Arizona Mills Mall and the ever-popular South Mountain Park. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit the Rawhide Western Town and the Grady Gammage Memorial Auditorium.
To really get a feel for Phoenix, take a trip to one of its fabulous cultural destinations. Visit some of the remarkable museums including the Pueblo Grande Museum and Archaeological Park.
A great way to experience the natural environs is to hit the fairways at the area’s popular golf links such as the Rolling Hills Golf Course in Tempe and the Shalimar Golf Course.
If you could do with a spot of retail therapy, amble through the various stores of the Chandler Fashion Center in Chandler.
Wells Fargo Arena, Tempe is the perfect place to hang out with lovers of college basketball, and to see local legends, the Arizona State Sun Devils, in action. On game days follow the river of maroon and gold, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join local college basketball lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
To make the most of Ahwatukee, think about booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the Arizona Grand Resort, the Hilton Phoenix Airport, and the popular Hotel Tempe/Phoenix Airport InnSuites at the Mall.