[Skip to Content]Privacy Policy
Call to Book

Best Things to Do in Tempe, AZ

Stay within minutes of the most popular attractions in Tempe, Arizona. Check out our compiled list of the best things to do near Tempe, AZ, and explore the sights and sounds of this beautiful city. To satisfy your taste buds, we have also made a list of the best restaurants, that you can explore without traveling far from our hotel.

Things to Do Nearby

Arizona Mills Mall

Arizona Mills Mall

Arizona Mills Mall

Find an array of options for shopping, dining, and entertainment in Arizona Mills Mall. Choose from a variety of brands to satisfy your love for fashion. Get amazing offers and discounts anytime you visit Arizona Mills.
Phoenix Zoo

Phoenix Zoo

Phoenix Zoo

Experience the thrill of watching over 3000 animals, including tigers, elephants, and many endangered species. Choose from Africa Trail, Arizona Trail, Tropics Trail, and Children's trail to find your kind of wild adventure.
Botanical Garden

Botanical Garden

Botanical Garden

Witness a mesmerizing living art collection in Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, AZ. Explore the scenic Sonoran Desert Nature Trails to enjoy a great view of the mountain that surrounds the botanical garden. Watch beautiful plants that thrive in some of the hottest places in the world.
Papago Park

Papago Park

Papago Park

Visit Papago Park for great outdoor recreations with family and friends. Explore the picturesque trails for walking, hiking, running, or mountain biking. Enjoy playing one round at the beautiful Papago Golf Course.
Angels Spring Training Stadium

Angels Spring Training Stadium

Angels Spring Training Stadium

A true basketball lover would never miss the chance to visit Tempe Diablo Stadium, Arizona. Founded in 1968, this historic stadium is the spring training home of the Los Angeles Angels.
South Mountains Park & Preserve

South Mountains Park & Preserve

South Mountains Park & Preserve

Hike, bike, and ride over 58 miles of scenic trails. Explore South Mountains Park & Preserve with guided horseback tours. Follow the road to reach the mountain top. Sit down and savor the breathtaking panoramic views of the city from Dobbins Lookout.
Legoland Discovery Center

Legoland Discovery Center

Legoland Discovery Center

Both kids and adults love to spend a fun-filled day at Legoland Discovery Center and get the ultimate LEGO experience. Surround yourself with millions of LEGO bricks and build epic LEGO creations. Watch your favorite characters on LEGO 4D Theater.
Heard Museum

Heard Museum

Heard Museum

Explore the world-class exhibitions of American Indian art, history, and culture and experience the beautiful festivals in Heard Museum. Learn and understand the stories of Native Americans from a first-person perspective.
Big Surf Waterpark

Big Surf Waterpark

Big Surf Waterpark

Since 1969, Big Surf Waterpark has been entertaining people of all ages. Take surf lessons and have fun in the waves. Dive into Waikiki Beach wave pool. Make a thrilling journey through the Hurricane Slides.
Butterfly Wonderland

Butterfly Wonderland

Butterfly Wonderland

Explore one of the largest butterfly conservatories in the country. Discover the spectacular rainforest, which is home to beautiful butterflies and many rainforest animals from about 70 species. Enjoy watching butterflies jumping off the screen in the 3D theater.

Dining Nearby

Chipotle

Chipotle

Chipotle

Dive into the ultimate Mexican cuisine delights at Chipotle Mexican Grill. They specialize in custom burrito bowls, burritos, tacos, and delicious salads. For the diet-conscious foodies, they offer an array of mouthwatering lifestyle bowls to choose from.
Vietshack

Vietshack

Vietshack

Located within minutes from our hotel, Vietshak is a family-owned cozy Vietnamese restaurant in Tempe, AZ. Indulge in their mouthwatering egg rolls, banh mi, bun thit nuong, rice dishes, and delicious stir-fried egg noodles.
Black Bear Diner

Black Bear Diner

Black Bear Diner

Feast on scrumptious meals in a cozy and friendly environment. At Black Bear Diner, feed your inner hungry bear anytime with their delicious breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus. Don't forget to try their mouthwatering desserts as well.
Starbucks

Starbucks

Starbucks

Meet, greet, and build conversation over coffee. Visit the nearest Starbucks store in Tempe, AZ. Sip your favorite cup of coffee while enjoying their hot breakfast, delicious crispy grilled cheese sandwich, or ham & Swiss panini.
Olive Garden

Olive Garden

Olive Garden

Located less than five minutes from our hotel, Olive Garden is the ultimate destination to satisfy your cravings for Italian cuisine. Enjoy wholesome family-style meals or try out their delicious appetizers, mouthwatering alfredo dishes, soups-salads & breadsticks or show your creativity by creating your own pasta meal.
 
Reservations
  • Select Destination
    Mobile
    Columbus
    Tillmans Corner
    Albuquerque
    Albuquerque West
    Amarillo
    El Paso
    Phoenix
    Tempe
    Tucson
  • Select a Hotel
    Extend-a-Suites - Tempe
  • Search