Savvy travelers in Encanto, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will appreciate the nearby cultural attractions. There are plenty of excellent destinations visitors can pay a visit to for a morning such as the Arizona Science Center, Heard Museum and the Arizona Doll and Toy Museum. To catch home-grown and touring acts, pick up some tickets to Orpheum Theater, the Phoenix Symphony Hall and the Herberger Theater Center, one of the region’s most popular concert venues. If you enjoy art, browse the exhibits at the Phoenix Art Museum.
If the sun is shining get into the great outdoors and enjoy the nearby parks and reserves. Immerse yourself in nature and enjoy the cool shade in public parks and gardens such as the Ro He En Japanese Friendship Garden. Put on your hiking shoes and enjoy the ecological preserves for which this area is well known, like Sunnyslope Mountain.
Get to know the local heroes in Phoenix by catching a game at the iconic US Airways Center, the home turf of the Phoenix Suns and the Phoenix Mercury. Fans of popular music can also check out the stadium’s program to see if there’s a concert on during their stay.
When it’s time to put your feet up after a long day exploring the delights of Encanto, check in to one of the area's range of short and long stay accommodation options. Make reservations for the Wyndham Garden Phoenix Midtown, the Clarendon Hotel and Spa, or the Hyatt Regency Phoenix.