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The total driving distance from Mesa, AZ to Phoenix, AZ is 20 miles or 32 kilometers.
Your trip begins in Mesa, Arizona. It ends in Phoenix, Arizona.
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A trip to Phoenix is not complete without a visit to the 70-year-old Desert Botanical Garden. With 140 acres and 50,000 desert plant displays, the garden is unique and provides an opportunity to understand the desert’s natural beauty.
The garden has 5 thematic trails – conservation, desert living, plants and people of the Sonoran Desert, and desert wildflowers.
In summer, adults and kids can explore the garden by joining the flashlight tours. Bring your flashlights and stroll along the Garden’s trails to see, hear and feel the desert night.
The Ottosen Entry Garden is the garden’s grand lobby with dramatic displays of cacti and succulents. It also houses 4 small gardens – the entry, terrace, basin and canal gardens. Several trails are available at the garden like the Harriet K. Maxwell Desert Wildflower Loop Trail and the Desert Discover Loop Trail.
The Desert Botanical Garden is open daily from 7 am to 8 pm. It is located at 1201 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix.
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