Reviewed on Jun 13, 2020
Travelers to Tempe give high marks for the fun sporting events, college vibe, and shopping. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its lakeside setting and live music. Top sights in the city include Sun Devil Stadium and Grady Gammage Memorial Auditorium.
Well known for its live music scene, the city's cultural venues include Grady Gammage Memorial Auditorium, Arizona State University Museum of Anthropology, and Mars Space Flight Facility. Shopping is a favorite activity, so consider an excursion to Mill Avenue District and Arizona Mills Mall. Football and baseball fans will find lots to cheer about, and everyone can enjoy an event at Sun Devil Stadium, Wells Fargo Arena, and Packard Stadium.
In Tempe, you'll find 148 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have plenty of choices for your holiday getaway. Here you'll find top ones based on our user reviews:
Popular places to visit in the area include Taliesin West, located 13.8 mi (22.1 km) from the city center, and Tournament Players Club of Scottsdale, which is 15.1 mi (24.3 km) away.
You can take advantage of metro transit at Mill Ave - Third Street Station, Tempe Transportation Center, and Veterans Way - College Station. If you'd like to explore around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.