Trips and Tours

Sue Arko

For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or [email protected]

Tucson Air and Space Museum

January 9, 2020

Price: $99 per person

The Pima Air & Space Museum is one of the largest non-government-funded aviation and space museums in the world! Featuring over 350 historical aircrafts, from a Wright Flyer to a 787 Dreamliner.

Dolly Steamboat, Apacheland Days, Lunch

January 11, 2020

Price: $125 per person

Travel the scenic, winding, trail to Canyon Lake, framed by giant saguaro cacti and board the Dolly Steamboat for a 90-minute narrated cruise of the secluded waterways of the “Junior Grand Canyon.” Also includes Apacheland Days, Tortilla Flats, and lunch.

Barrett Jackson

January 19, 2020

Price: $79 per person

For decades, Barrett-Jackson has been a world-renowned car auction, offering only the finest selection of collector vehicles from classics to muscle cars.

9th Annual AZ Balloon Classic & Dinner

January 25, 2020

Price: $99 per person

Travel to Goodyear for the 9th Annual Arizona Balloon Classic, a community-based family event celebrating magnificent and thrilling sights of aviation. An early dinner is included before attending the Balloon Glow where giant hot air balloons light up to music.

Verde Canyon Railroad

January 29, 2020

Price: $139 pp (coach) $189 pp (first class)

Board the Verde Canyon Railroad for a four-hour diesel train journey to places only accessible by rail. See crimson cliffs, eagle nests, white water rapids, and abandoned gold mines.

City Tour and Lunch

January 30, 2020

Price: $99 per person

See the sites throughout the Valley of the Sun, including the State Capitol, the Biltmore, Old Town Scottsdale, Arizona State University, and MORE.

Laughlin, Oatman, Lake Havasu

February 3-5, 2020

Price: $189 pp/double; $235 pp/single

Flirt with Lady Luck in Laughlin for three fun-filled days. You will also visit Oatman and Lake Havasu.

Rocky Point with the Surfers

February 4-7, 2020

Price: $675 pp/double; $850 pp/single

Travel to Rocky Point for four days of sun and fun with the Southwest Surfers. A sunset cruise, a dinner show, and a beach party are included. Breakfast daily and two dinners are also included.

Tubac Arts and Crafts Festival

February 6, 2020

Price: $79 per person

Every February, the Tubac Chamber of Commerce is proud to sponsor the Tubac Festival of the Arts. The major event of the year for Tubac showcases the work of hundreds of visiting artists, craft persons, and musicians from around the country and Canada.

Bisbee Wine and Chocolate

February 8-9, 2020

Price: $275 pp/double; $375 pp/single

Visit Bisbee, a free-spirited place with a thriving arts/music/hospitality scene, amid a well-preserved historical architectural setting. Enjoy Chocolate Tasting to benefit the Copper Queen Library along with a tour of the Queen Mine and wine tasting.

Florence Home Tour

February 8, 2020

Price: $115 per person

Florence, AZ, is a town steeped in history and wonder. Tour several historic homes and the St. Anthony Greek Monastery, founded by six Greek Orthodox Monks in 1995. Lunch is included.


February 9, 2020

Price: $99 per person

Relive the legends of one of the West’s most famous towns. Belly up to the bar in Big Nose Kate’s Saloon and walk the streets of the Old Wild West.

Overnight Mystery Tour

February 11-12, 2020

Price: $325 pp/double; $395 pp/single

If you loved our one-day Mystery Tours, you won’t want to miss this value-packed, fun-filled getaway. Hotel, four meals, and much more are included.

California President’s Weekend

February 13-16, 2020

Price: $725 pp/double; $995 pp/single

On Presidents’ Day weekend, travel to California to celebrate the lives of our presidents. Tour the Reagan Library, the Nixon Library, the Mission Inn, and the George Patton Museum. Also meet four-legged American heroes at the Guide Dog of America facility. Learn how the loving, working partnership between dog and human develops.

Lake Havasu Pyro Fireworks and Laughlin

February 14-16, 2020

Price: $425 pp/double; $525 pp/single

Culminating in a huge fireworks show, pyrotechnic professionals show off the latest advances in their craft as the clear desert sky morphs into a spectacular kaleidoscope of color. Two nights will be spent in Laughlin. Travel to Lake Havasu and enjoy the festival, an included dinner, and a narrated boat cruise around the lake.

Kartchner Caverns

February 15, 2020

Price: $135 per person

This stunning limestone cave boasts many world-class features that have been protected since the cave was discovered in 1974. Includes picnic lunch.

Mexico EcoTour – Rocky Point & MORE

February 18-21, 2020

Price: $725 pp/double; $895 pp/single

Travel across the border and spend three nights in Rocky Point. Tour El Pinacate World Heritage Site. Discover the dormant volcanic Pinacate Shield of black and red lava flows. View 10 enormous, deep, and almost-perfectly-circular craters, believed to have been formed by a combination of eruptions and collapses. Includes a whale-watching cruise.

Northern Arizona

Sedona/Flagstaff/Grand Canyon

February 19-20, 2020

Price: $325 pp/double; $395 pp/single

Travel to Sedona where the red rocks, drifting clouds, towering pinnacles, and sheer canyon walls collide. Lunch is included. Continue through Oak Creek Canyon to Flagstaff for the evening. The next day, visit the breathtaking Grand Canyon.

Mighty Colorado

February 25-27, 2020

Price: $495 pp/double; $550 pp/single

This soft adventure vacation will feature rafting through the Black Canyon of the Colorado River; a jet boat ride from Lake Havasu, AZ, to Laughlin, NV, on the Colorado River; and guided kayaking.

Top Secret: The Secrets Behind the Building of Las Vegas

February 25-27, 2020

Price: $495 pp/double; $595 pp/single

How did Las Vegas become the unbelievable destination that it is today? It’s not all about gambling; it started with the “Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort” and the water needed for the railroad. And, of course, the mob also contributed. Free Spirit brings the story to life with iconic artifacts, cutting-edge exhibits, behind the scenes experiences that are so real, you might be asked to testify!

San Diego Deluxe

February 29 to March 3, 2020

Price: $725 pp/double; $995 pp/single

San Diego is known worldwide as one of the best visitor destinations. Visit SeaPort Village, Balboa Park, Old Town, the Gaslamp District, Coronado Island, and Little Italy. Enjoy a harbor cruise and a tour of the USS Midway.

Death Valley

March 3-6, 2020

Price: $450 pp/double; $575 pp/single

Relive the history of the people traveling across the region enroute to California in search of gold. See some of the most unique scenery and formations in the world, including spectacular wildflowers, sand dunes, and mountain ranges.

DAM Hiking Tour – Neon and Nature

March 3-6, 2020

Price: $395 pp/double; $495 pp/single

Travel to Southern Nevada and enjoy spectacular hikes to Boulder Dam, Hoover Dam, and in the Valley of Fire State Park. You’ll hike the Lake Mead Historic Railroad Trail, the Colorado River Heritage Trail, Petroglyph Canyon, and more! You’ll spend two nights in Las Vegas and one night in Laughlin.

Southwest National Parks Value Tour

March 3-6, 2020

Price: $525 pp/double; $725 pp/single

Colorful scenery and spectacular formations abound in Zion and its multicolored mesas. Up to 60 colors have been distinguished at Bryce Canyon in the limestone walls and spires. You will also visit the scenic Valley of Fire State Park as part of this kaleidoscope of color vacation.

Lake Havasu/Laughlin/Las Vegas

March 3-6, 2020

Price: $350 pp/double; $450 pp/single

Travel from Phoenix to Lake Havasu and see the London Bridge. Continue to Laughlin. The next day, visit Oatman before continuing to Las Vegas for two evenings of fun and excitement!

Out of this World Adventure featuring UFO Museum and Spaceport America

March 4-7, 2020

Price: $725 pp/double; $899 pp/single

People from all around the world travel to Roswell to experience what the UFO Museum has to offer, such as information on the Roswell Incident, crop circles, UFO sightings, ancient astronauts, and extraterrestrial abductions. Also on the itinerary is Spaceport America, home to Virgin Galactic.

Line Dance – Viejas and San Diego

March 9-12, 2020

Price: $495 pp/double; $650 pp/single

Calling all line dancers! Join other dancers for three days of dancing. Enroute to San Diego, we will stop in Yuma for lunch on your own and DANCING. Then on to Viejas and San Diego for more sightseeing and DANCING! All skill levels welcome.

Discover Navajo

March 12-15, 2020

Price: $775 pp/double; $995 pp/single

Ya’ at’ ‘eeh. Hello. And welcome to the Navajo Nation. This cultural kaleidoscope takes you to Antelope Canyon, Monument Valley, and Canyon de Chelly National Monument. Experience the culture, traditions, and history of the Navajo.

Copper Canyon Mexico

Departs March 25 – April 1, 2020

Price: $1595 pp/double; $1895 pp/single

Special Sun Lakes pickup on this date!

The Copper Canyon, the largest canyon in North America, is home to the least-acculturated Native Americans in North America, the Tarahumara Indians, who are semi-nomadic cliff dwellers. The “Train Ride in the Sky” is probably the most dramatic railway journey in the Western Hemisphere as it travels through 86 tunnels and over 37 trestles.