Arizona September 27, 2017
Take This Amazing 2-Day Getaway In Arizona If You Need A Break From Real Life
Feeling stressed out from work, school, or just daily life? If you feel the need to take a short break from real life for a couple days, then you would probably appreciate a chance to escape to a small mountain town.
How does a weekend away in an area that looks just like this seem?
Well, that picturesque spot is Oracle, a small town located on the north side of the Santa Catalina Mountains and about one hour from Tucson.
Let's start this trip by checking out what you can do in the area. First on the list i a visit to Oracle State Park, a wildlife refuge with trails, picnic areas, and a chance to watch the stars pass in the night.
Also nearby is a portion of the
Arizona Trail, marked by the American Flag Ranch Trailhead and Tiger Mine Trailhead.
A short drive from town is
Biosphere 2, a research facility that is a miniature model of Earth designed as an experiment for space colonization.
Looking for something a little more thrilling? A visit to
Arizona Zipline Adventures might be just the thing to push your comfort zone and get a fantastic view of the surrounding landscape.
Not sure where to stay? You can try
El Rancho Robles, a beautiful historic ranch.
Here, you can kick back and relax on the grounds of the leisurely retreat, the perfect spot to enjoy a quiet sunset after a hike.
Meanwhile, you can grab some food at
The Oracle Patio Cafe, which serves breakfast, lunch, and some fabulous pies!
Or, if you're in the mood for Mexican food, you can try out Casa Rivera's Taco Express for hefty burritos and mouthwatering combos, like the #10 seen below.
Looking for more incredible places that are perfect for a quick escape from modern life? Read
Escape To These 11 Remote Places In Arizona To Get Away From It All for some of our favorite suggestions!