The small town of Carefree is located in the state of Arizona, just to the north of the cities of Scottsdale and Phoenix. If you choose to spend your holidays in Carefree you will be basing your self in one of the most interesting states in the whole of the United States of America; with some of the most magnificent attractions on your very own doorstep. The self catering accommodation in Carefree will always be appointed to a very high standard and many properties will come with the use of your very own private swimming pool, so that you can take a much-needed dip in the hottest months to cool down from the Arizona Sun.
If you can bear to tear yourself away from your own private pool and gorgeous self catering accommodation, there are actually many other activities for you to consider in this part of south-western America. For a start, there are a number of national parks in this neck of the woods where you can enjoy long nature walks and hikes and check out the local flora and fauna of the region. Lake Pleasant Regional Park and Tonto National Forest are two such examples for you. You might also like to visit Bartlett Lake for some water-based activities such as swimming, sailing and wind surfing.
There are some truly awesome places for you to visit whilst on your holidays in Carefree and Arizona in general. The city of Phoenix is only a very short drive south-west of your self catering accommodation in Carefree and there are some very diverse attractions to take in whilst here. These include some very interesting museums such as The Phoenix Art Museum, The Phoenix Children’s Museum, The Heard Museum (which has many artefacts of American historical and cultural value) and even a Musical Instrument Museum. When you become tired of looking around all of these museums, you may well want to have a stroll around The Desert Botanical Gardens or if you are feeling up to it, how about taking a hot air balloon over this fascinating landscape through Hot Air Expeditions.
You can expect to experience what is known as a sub-tropical desert climate during your holidays in Carefree. This means that summers can become very hot indeed and winters usually remain fairly mild. With this in mind, holidays in Carefree tend to be more popular in the shoulder seasons of spring and autumn. Average temperatures range from around the mid- to high-thirties degrees Celsius in the summer and fall back to around 20 degrees. Rainfall tends to be relatively rare in the summer until late-July.
A direct flight through British Airways to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport (PHX) will prove to be exceptionally convenient for your holidays in Carefree. This service will depart from London Heathrow (LHR).