The well-known Desert Botanical Garden is a major attraction in the environs of Scottsdale. Having been opened in the year 1939 the garden was created with the intention of showcasing and conserving the flora native to the local desert environment. Within its 150 acre extent visitors will find in excess of 4,000 species of succulents, cacti, flowers and trees. The garden is particularly attractive when lit by moonlight or the setting sun, so a visit during the evening hours will be particularly appealing.
The selective visitor desiring accommodation in Scottsdale AZ will find an outstanding rest in the Millennium Resort Scottsdale McCormick Ranch. One of the fine Scottsdale AZ resorts this hotel provides excellent accommodations and service.