South Mountain

Dobbins Lookout offers a 2,330-foot vantage point for nightly sunsets, the city skyline, and panoramic vistas of the Greater Phoenix area as the highest accessible point inside South Mountain Park and Preserve.

Papago Park

A short climb within the Hole-in-the-Rock formation leads to the ideal vantage point for viewing the sun set over Phoenix and the desert oasis below. In barely a tenth of a mile, the trail to this unusual red rock formation consists of 200 steps that rise 200 feet.

Desert Botanical Garden 

Arrive early to explore the lovely Desert Botanical Garden's five thematic paths, which cover topics including conservation, desert living, Sonoran Desert flora and people, and desert wildflowers.

Tempe Town Lake

Tempe Town Lake, which is surrounded by 25 acres of Tempe Beach Park, provides a range of opportunities to enjoy the serenity — or recreation — of the water in the centre of the city. Sunsets, on the other hand, are best enjoyed from a rented boat, kayak, or stand-up paddleboard.

From The Rooftop  

High atop the Cambria Hotel Downtown Phoenix Convention Center is the newest rooftop experience in downtown Phoenix. This open-air location in the Roosevelt Row Arts District invites you to take in the magnificent surroundings — especially around sunset — while sipping innovative cocktails and nibbling on light food.

Lustre Rooftop Bar

Lustre Rooftop Bar at Kimpton Hotel Palomar Phoenix is a terrific place to enjoy a sunset before a night out downtown. This hip and comfy hangout in the middle of the city is made even more appealing by its poolside lounge seating.

elements (restaurant)

At elements at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa, breathtaking views may as well be on the menu. This fine-dining establishment offers views of Camelback Mountain, Phoenix's most famous landmark.

Different Pointe of View

Different Pointe of View at Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort, perched 1,800 feet above the city, combines American cuisine with Mediterranean influences with stunning views of the surrounding desert scenery.