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35 Tourist Attractions in Yuma, Arizona, You Should See

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35 Tourist Attractions in Yuma, Arizona, You Should See

Introduction - Whether you like historical sites or outdoor attractions, Yuma is the ideal destination for your next vacation. From the Yuma...

 
 
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Swim at Mittry Lake Wildlife Area

Tourist Attraction 1 - Mittry Lake Wildlife Area is a nature reserve with a large lake that's perfect for water sports. In the summer...

 
 
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Pick up a coffee at Cafecito in Downtown Yuma

Tourist Attraction 2 - The city's historic downtown is full of Yuma attractions. It's also the perfect place to grab a coffee. One of...

 
 
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Snap photos with dinosaurs at Anza Borrego State Park

Tourist Attraction 3 - If you're up for the drive, going to Anza Borrego State Park is highly recommended. Located approximately two hours and...

 
 

Marvel at the Imperial Sand Dunes National Recreation Area

Tourist Attraction 4 - One of the most impressive sites near Yuma is the Imperial Sand Dunes National Recreation Area. Dunes here can reach...

 
 
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Travel back in time at the Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park

Tourist Attraction 5 - Opened in 1876, the Yuma Territorial Prison closed 33 years later in 1909. Today, you can visit the site and...

 
 

Go on a road trip to Phoenix

Tourist Attraction 6 - Arizona's capital city of Phoenix is located just three hours from Yuma. If you're looking for a road trip destination...

 
 

Enjoy outdoor activities at Joshua Tree National Park

Tourist Attraction 7 - One of the best activities near Yuma for lovers of the outdoors is going to Joshua Tree National Park in...

 
 
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Watch a movie at Regency Main Street Cinemas

Tourist Attraction 8 - Locally owned Regency Main Street Cinemas is the most popular place to see a movie in Yuma. The theater has...

 
 

Plan a road trip to San Diego

Tourist Attraction 9 - If you're in Yuma for a while and want to plan a day or overnight trip, going to San Diego...

 
 

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