Trip to Glendale
Top 5 things to do on a trip to Glendale
- Explore historic downtown Glendale
- Check out the Westgate Entertainment District
- Visit the Adobe Desert Mountain Park
- See the Bead Museum
- Catch a game at the University of Phoenix Stadium
On your trip to Glendale, you'll find plenty to see and do within walking distance. From downtown Glendale to the Westgate Entertainment District, you'll find shopping, nightlife, events, and more.
If you’ve never been to Glendale, you owe yourself a proper adventure of exploring the history and culture it provides.
Numerous tours can help you navigate downtown or you can get away to the local parks and mountains!
Throughout Glendale you’ll be able to marvel at its culture, have the tough decision of choosing where to eat, visit museums, and much more.
We’ll try to help simplify your trip to Glendale by providing some our favorite hotels, shops, and restaurants listed below!
Transportation options in Glendale
Our bus to Glendale takes you directly to the park and ride lot at the intersection of 59th Ave and W. Myrtle Ave.
Learn more about our most popular routes to Glendale.
Upon your arrival, getting around on your trip to Glendale will be a breeze.
Downtown Glendale is walkable, but there is also extensive transportation options to get around.
Public transportation is offered by Valley Metro, although car rentals are very popular as well.
In addition, taxis and Ubers make up a major presence in Glendale.
Best places to stay in Glendale
After your long exhaustive day of sight-seeing, you’re going to need a place to crash. Glendale is widely known for its amenities and extensive hotel accommodations.
There are plenty of hotels to choose from, making a trip to Glendale accessible for any traveler.
The most lavish hotels in Glendale would be the Renaissance Phoenix Glendale Hotel & Spa or the Staybridge Suites, putting you in a central location to many of the city’s sights.
Alternatively, many hotels such as the Quality Inn, Ramada Glendale, or Airbnb's are available at a lower cost and offer plenty of travel options for your trip to Glendale.
Nightlife in Glendale
When all goes dark in the desert, Glendale truly comes alive. The nightlife of Glendale is typically spread out around its metropolitan areas, such as downtown and the Westgate Cotu Center.
Lucie’s Sage and Sand Bar or Thunderbird Pub are excellent options for local brews.
For some laughs, check out Stir Crazy Comedy Club.
If you’re looking for cocktails while on your trip to Glendale, look no further than Tony’s Cocktail Lounge
For live music fans, the Kimmyz On Greenway Rock & Roll Bar & Grill is an outstanding venue to round out your trip to Glendale.
Where to shop on your trip to Glendale
There will be no shortage of shopping options while you’re in the limits of the city.
If you’re looking for authentic Glendale culture, make sure to hit up historic Downtown Glendale, with dozens and dozens of shopping options.
For retail therapy and luxury retailers, make sure to check out the Arrowhead Towne Center, an outdoor shopping center.
You'll find many retailers and shopping options in the Westgate Entertainment District as well.
Best free things to do in Glendale
- Sahuaro Ranch Park
- Westgate Entertainment District
- Thunderbird Park
- Check out Downtown
- Foothills SK8 Court Plaza
Even the most frugal of travelers will find something to love on their trip to Glendale. One of the greatest reasons to take a trip to Glendale is that many of the attractions are of no cost to you.
Totally free, you owe yourself a trip to the local parks and hikes such as Sahuaro Ranch Park and Thunderbird Park.
You can even soak in the culture on your trip to Glendale by people-watching downtown, where it will often be buzzing with activity.
Benefits of taking a bus trip to Glendale
- free Wi-Fi and personal power outlets
- free onboard entertainment with Megabus RIDE
- reserved seating
- fares starting at just $1*
When booking a trip to Glendale, you’re looking for the lowest costs, trip flexibility, and the best means to arrive comfortably and safely.
Look no further, because megabus offers the easiest and most affordable options for traveling to Glendale, with fares as low as $1*.
With the money you save on bus tickets to Glendale, you’ll be left with more to spend on your upcoming trip to Glendale.
Megabus serves more than 100 cities and university campuses across North America, allowing you to choose the bus stop nearest to you and select your flexible schedule for your trip to Glendale.
This will ensure that when you arrive, you can immediately begin exploring the beauty of Glendale.
On your trip to Glendale, you’ll be offered the highest level of comfort and safety as well as amenities such as onboard restrooms, individual power outlets, three-point seatbelts, reclining seats, free Wi-Fi and onboard entertainment subject to availability.
So if you’re planning on taking a trip to Glendale, book your ticket with us today to reserve your seat and see our first-class amenities firsthand.