Grand Canyon trip planning Enlightened
Phoenix is the closest major airport to the Grand Canyons South Rim. One of the fastest growing cites in the Southwest, the Valley of the Sun has pretty much every amenity one could want or need. Once filled with beautiful orchards and cotton farms, Phoenix is now a mecca for golfers, shoppers, and retirees. Although the city offers many venues for sports and music as well as the above listed services, Phoenix is lacking a large number of cultural destinations, in comparison to places like Chicago, New York City, or San Francisco. If you're coming to Phoenix to visit the Grand Canyon there are several Grand Canyon Tours and Vacation Packagesthat start in the Phoenix Valley.