Fly Southwest to Phoenix; pick up Budget rental car. Drive two hours
south to Tucson and go west through the mountain pass to Casa
Tierra B&B (4 nights). Visit Saguaro
National Park (5 minutes away).
Desert Museum. More desert hiking. Arrive at Kitt
Peak National Observatory by 4 to do a self-guided tour before
the evening program.
Hike in desert. Tour Mission
San Xavier del Bac, artsy Tubac (well, it wasn't that artsy).
Watch sunset on B&B deck
walking tour, more desert hiking, another sunset.
Missile Museum (it wasn't open Monday!). Head out toward Bisbee,
stopping in Tombstone.
Check into Copper
Queen Hotel (2 nights). Dinner in Bisbee at Café
Take the morning's first Copper
Queen mine tour. Drive to Phoenix. Stay overnight with cousins
Penny and Chuck.
Return rental car and fly home.