Visitors are guaranteed a warm welcome to Tucson, Arizona, where the weather's hot, just like the chili. A few hours away by bus from major cities like Phoenix or Las Vegas, Tucson is well within reach of vacationers, and there are plenty of reasons to visit the area. Located in the southeastern part of Arizona near the Mexican border, Tucson is a vibrant college town with thriving nightlife and an event-packed cultural scene, while the area around town offers scenery to die for. The city dates back to 1775, so there's no shortage of history to discover as well. Much of 19th-century Downtown Tucson remains intact, giving the city a historic feel that few western cities can match. Whether you're into gourmet Mexican food, Native American history, Spanish colonial architecture, or exploring underground cave networks, Tucson and the Saguaro desert offer endless activities and attractions. Thanks to regular bus services from FlixBus, it's easy to reach this Arizonan gem. You're going to have a blast in Tucson.