Spring Break is right around the corner, and we want to help you plan an unforgettable Arizona getaway. 

Arizona offers a variety of family-friendly activities. Whether you’re interested in outdoor adventures, cultural experiences, or educational outings, there’s something for everyone in the family to enjoy. 

Here are some ideas for family-friendly things to do in Arizona during Spring Break: 

Grand Canyon National Park 

Explore the Grand Canyon, one of the world’s natural wonders. Take a family hike along the rim, join a ranger-led program, or enjoy stunning panoramic views from popular viewpoints like Mather Point. 


Visit the scenic red rocks of Sedona. Enjoy an early morning family-friendly hike, such as the Bell Rock Pathway, then spend the afternoon exploring the great shopping and dining scene in downtown Sedona. 

Phoenix Zoo 

Spend a day at the Phoenix Zoo, home to a wide variety of animals from around the world. Discover the new Predator Passage where you can see lions, leopards, spotted hyenas, and more! The zoo often hosts special events and educational programs for families. 

Arizona Science Center  

Engage in hands-on learning at the Arizona Science Center in Phoenix, one of the nation’s premier science and educational destinations. The center offers interactive exhibits, a planetarium, and live demonstrations suitable for all ages. 

Butterfly Wonderland  

Experience the magic of butterflies at Butterfly Wonderland in Scottsdale. Walk through the rainforest atrium and learn about the life cycle of these fascinating creatures. 

Desert Botanical Garden 

Explore the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, where a diverse collection of desert plants is showcased. The garden often hosts family-friendly events, including nature walks and educational programs. 


Take a step back in time to Tombstone, known as “The Town Too Tough to Die.” Visit historic sites, enjoy reenactments, and explore this iconic Old West town for a day to remember. 

Tucson Botanical Gardens 

Discover Tucson’s urban oasis, featuring themed gardens, walking paths, and interactive exhibits. Check the schedule for family events and workshops. 

Outdoor Adventures in Flagstaff 

Head to Flagstaff for outdoor activities like hiking, biking, or hitting the slopes at the Arizona Snowbowl. 

Meteor Crater 

Perfect for the space enthusiast in the family, a visit to Winslow’s Meteor Crater provides visitors with the chance to witness the impact site of a meteor, visit the Interactive Discovery Center with hands-on exhibits and displays, take a guided tour, and more!  

Lake Havasu City 

Enjoy a visit to Arizona’s playground. Families can play the day away by boating, swimming, or simply relaxing by the lake. The area also offers scenic trails for hiking. 

Spring Into Action and Book Your Arizona Getaway Today! 

REBL Rentals has an impressive collection of vacation rentals to suit all sizes and budgets from cozy condos to sprawling homes with resort-like amenities in desirable locations like Phoenix, Scottsdale, Sedona, Flagstaff, and more! Choose the perfect home base to explore all the fun to be had in Arizona this Spring Break. Come stay and play with us!