Many of Phoenix’s highlights are near to Peoria, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two sights that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the fascinating Rio Vista Recreation Park and the iconic Westgate City Center. Two other great attractions you’ll find nearby Peoria are the Arrowhead Towne Center and the Arrowhead Country Club.
If the sun is out, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and head outside to the local natural destinations. Visitors of all ages will enjoy a visit to the Centennial Friendship Park in Surprise. There is a charming atmosphere here as well as well-tended garden beds and trees.
During your stay in the Peoria area, don’t miss the Peoria Javelinas baseball team in summer at the area’s iconic Peoria Sports Complex. If you're travelling with a sports fanatic, why not treat them to one of Peoria Sports Complex’s behind the scenes tours.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, consider making a reservation at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The Metro Plaza Hotel, the Travelodge Phoenix North and the Ramada Peoria/Glendale Hotel and Conference Center are just three of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.