For a serene escape to the desert of Arizona, visit Chandler, an enclave of culture and fun nearby the world-class big city Phoenix. While some think of Chandler as a suburb of Phoenix, the town has a character all its own. Chandler is home to the Arizona Railway Museum as well as the Chandler Fashion Center, a bustling regional shopping destination. Flights to Chandler land at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX), which is a short 30-minute drive to the heart of the town. Once you arrive, gear up for an educational experience, or to spend time outside. One of the best ways to experience Chandler is on horseback, and there are lots of places to ride a horse and experience the majesty of the desert.
Transportation from PHX
If you book one of the Chandler flights that flies into PHX, there are plenty of easy options to get to your hotel. You can find cheap deals on rental cars, which will give you an easy way to get around the area and explore all the sites it has to offer. The airport also has shuttles you can reserve to drive you to your hotel. There are many Chandler hotels in the heart of the city, as well as accommodations close to the airport to make coming and going a cinch. Be sure to wear your cowboy boots on the plane so you can get into the spirit of the Wild, Wild West as soon as you arrive!
If you're up for learning and exploring, Chandler has lots in store for you. You can take in the history of the railroad at the Railway Museum, or learn about desert ecology at the Environmental Education Center. The Huhugam Heritage Center is also a great place to peruse some native art and pottery. If you're looking for great deals on Chandler airfare or Chandler packages, you're in the right place. Here at Travelocity, you can easily search over 400 airlines and more than 510,000 hotels worldwide.