THIS IS YOUR
A sunny, laid-back city that embraces students.
You’re bound to fall in love with this funky, quirky city that
celebrates individuality and offers something for everyone.
1 million +
Tucson metro population
average annual temperature
“Tucson is a wealth of hole-in-the-wall places that are quite incredible. I just really love quirky Tucson.”
Shreya | THE OUT-OF-TOWNER
“I think the close proximity of interesting or fun things to do around the city is what makes Tucson a great college town.”
Ceci | THE LOCAL
“Tucson is a big city with a small-town feel. While my family is back home freezing, I enjoy sunny Tucson poolside.”
Lorenzo | THE OUT-OF-STATER
One of the Best Cities for
MOST BIKABLE Large Cities
TOP DESTINATIONS TO EXPLORE
The Catalina Mountains
The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
TOP PLACES TO KICK BACK AND UNWIND
Coffee or tea?
ENJOY AUTHENTIC TUCSON
Dia de los Muertos
Tucson Meet Yourself
Fourth Avenue Street Fair
A FOODIE DESTINATION
UNESCO City of Gastronomy
The Best 23 Miles of Mexican Food
Sonoran Hot Dogs
It’s easy to catch a ride around Tucson’s city core – just hop on the streetcar.
University of Arizona and Main Gate Square
Just outside campus, Main Gate Square is where Wildcats go to watch a game, grab a burrito, study, or all of the above.
Tucson’s famous Fourth Ave. is home to eclectic shops, coffee spots and restaurants.
From brunch spots, to concerts, if it’s happening in Tucson, it’s happening downtown.
Explore open air markets, restaurants, and shops along west-central Tucson.