Apache JunctionUnited States of America

3.7/5

Love hiking, forests, and libraries? Get away to Apache Junction!

Head to sights like Lost Dutchman State Park and Canyon Lake as you discover the family-friendly area of Apache Junction.

Known for

Hiking, Mountains and Forests

Where to stay in Apache Junction

East Mesa
Looks like this belongs in Africa for a safari...
trover photo by Tim Brewer

East Mesa

Known for

4/5(364 reviews)

East Mesa is a neighborhood that welcomes all visitors.

Meridian Hills
Brice Canyon is very beautiful, but when we where there, very cold in our tent!
trover photo by Ronald Nouwen

Meridian Hills

Known for

Meridian Hills is a neighborhood that welcomes all visitors.

Top Hotels in Apache Junction

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Motel 6 Apache Junction, AZ
Motel 6 Apache Junction, AZ
2 out of 5
251 East 29th Avenue, Apache Junction, AZ
$55
per night
Oct 16 - Oct 17
2.7/5 (155 reviews)

"I liked the staff but the room we were in was supposed to be no smoking but you could tell it had been smoked in"…"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2019

Motel 6 Apache Junction, AZ
Best Western Apache Junction Inn
Best Western Apache Junction Inn
2.5 out of 5
1101 W Apache Trl, Apache Junction, AZ
$110
per night
Oct 16 - Oct 17
4.3/5Excellent! (241 reviews)

"The hotel was great. The property was clean. The breakfast was good. The staff was friendly and attentive."…"

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2019

Best Western Apache Junction Inn
New Listing! Desert Getaway in the Superstition Mountains!
New Listing! Desert Getaway in the Superstition Mountains!
Apache Junction, AZ

Situated in Apache Junction, this guesthouse is 2.5 mi (4 km) from Lost Dutchman State Park and within 9 mi (15 km) of Silly Mountain Park and Gold Canyon Resort ...

New Listing! Desert Getaway in the Superstition Mountains!

Popular things to do in Apache Junction

Taliesin West
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Taliesin West

4/5(454 reviews)

Step inside the winter home of Frank Lloyd Wright, one of America’s most famous architects. Learn how he bridged the gap between architecture and environment.

Old Town
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Old Town

4.5/5(2,963 reviews)

You can browse for souvenirs with a trip to Old Town, a favorite shopping spot in Scottsdale. Savor the lively bars and top-notch restaurants while in town.

Mesa Arts Center
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Mesa Arts Center

4/5(50 reviews)

Even the cheap seats are great at this award-winning theater complex, the largest in Arizona.

Camelback Mountain
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Camelback Mountain

4.5/5(1,627 reviews)

A distinct “hump” in the landscape offers panoramic views over the Valley of the Sun.

Phoenix Zoo
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Phoenix Zoo

4.5/5(984 reviews)

This wildlife park often ranks in the top American zoos for families, and is the largest non-profit zoo in the United States.

Gila River Arena
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Gila River Arena

4/5(858 reviews)

Catch an event at Gila River Arena during your trip to Glendale. Wander around the area's the college campus or experience its lively festivals.

Top activities in Apache Junction

Apache Trail & Canyon Lake Steamboat Cruise
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Apache Trail & Canyon Lake Steamboat Cruise

$148

Follow the route of the Apache Trail—a historic stagecoach route through 40 miles (64 km) of the Superstition Mountains—and delve into the wild west past of this desert region. Then, board an authentic steamboat for a scenic cruise across Canyon Lake.

Apache Trail Tour & Steamboat Cruise
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Apache Trail Tour & Steamboat Cruise

$129

Immerse yourself in the untold beauty and magic of the Southwest. Take a narrated tour along the historic Apache Trail, a Canyon Lake steamboat cruise, and stop at longstanding mining town Tortilla Flat, as expert tour guides illustrate the Sonoran Desert like you've never seen before.

Full-Day Canyoneering Adventure with Lunch
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Full-Day Canyoneering Adventure with Lunch

$255

Scramble, jump, rappel, and swim on this action-packed day in Arizona's spectacular canyons. Head out with an experienced guide on a canyoneering adventure to get your heart pumping while exploring ruggedly beautiful desert terrain.

Apache Trail Sightseeing Tour
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Apache Trail Sightseeing Tour

$175

Upon departure from your hotel at 9 am we will travel into the heart of the Superstition Mountain Range and along the Apache Trail. Our first stop will be the old gold mining ghost town of Goldfield located at the base of the neighboring Superstition Mountain range.

Grand Canyon with Sedona and Navajo Reservation Day Tour
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Grand Canyon with Sedona and Navajo Reservation Day Tour

$168

Take in Arizona's breathtaking beauty with a tour that takes you to the incredible Grand Canyon and the Navajo Indian Reservation. Stop for pictures of Red Rocks of Sedona completes an educational and visually striking journey into the state's heartland.

Operation City Quest Scavenger Hunt - Chandler, AZ
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Operation City Quest Scavenger Hunt - Chandler, AZ

$10

Itinerary During Operation City Quest, participants will solve riddles in order to find items throughout the city and complete challenges. For each correct task completed, the players will get points for their team.

Reviews of Apache Junction

3.7

Guest rating

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5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Sep 3, 2019

Great trail to hike on Superstition Mountain.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

May 6, 2019

Attended a wedding at the Superstition Museum--cute and quaint location with incredible view of the Superstition Mountains.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Apr 15, 2019

Nice town, but a little short of restaurants.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Mar 18, 2019

Was only in town long enough to attend wedding in Queen creek.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Mar 11, 2019

Fun place to visit

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 7, 2019

Road motorcycle to Apache Trail and museum. Another trip to mountains.