Gila Bend Vacations
From Gila Bend, the major city of Tucson is 120 miles (193 kilometers) to the southeast.
To gain a deeper understanding of the Southern Arizona way of life, rent a vehicle and explore the other parts of the region. Two places in the vicinity of Gila Bend are Buckeye, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the south, and Maricopa, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the west.
When it's time to explore beyond Gila Bend, check out the nearest regional center. Phoenix sits 50 miles (80 kilometers) away and features visitor attractions like Shemer Art Center, Victory Lane Sports Complex and Arizona Biltmore Country Club. Herberger Theater Center, Wrigley Mansion and Happy Valley Towne Centre are also good places to spend a little time.
This area has a number of great places to enjoy fishing, so be sure you leave room in your schedule to fit it in. Boating is another popular watersport here.
If you plan on traveling by plane, keep in mind that the nearest major airport is Sky Harbor International Airport, 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the northeast of Gila Bend.