Chandler (Arizona)

Downtown Chandler

Chandler is a city in Arizona, and a medium-sized suburb of Phoenix with over 240,000 residents. It is a delightful place to visit.

Get in

By plane

By car

To reach Chandler head on I-10 until it reaches the Santan Freeway. Also, the loop 101 runs down the west side of Chandler near the mall and connects to all other major freeways in the area.

Get around

Car and Bus are the easiest ways to get around Chandler

See

The Sonoran desert as well as a beautiful residential area.

Do

Historic Downtown Chandler (Chandler Boulevard & Arizona Avenue, just south of Chandler Boulevard). Full of delightful shops and amusements.

Play the slots at Lone Butte Casino, 1077 S. Kyrene Rd (Santan 202 & Kyrene Road). Open 24 hours. Gila River Indian Community Casino opened in November 2008. Features 850 slot machines, 24 table games (Blackjack, Pai Gow, 3 Card Poker, Let-it-Ride), 750 Seat Bingo Hall, and a High Limit Room. Also offers high-end and casual dining.

Annual Events

Buy

Eat

There are many fine, well known establishments in the vicinity of Chandler Fashion Center as well as downtown Chandler.

Drink

Sleep

San Marcos hotel is an old and luxurious hotel in downtown Chandler. Otherwise, many well known hotel chains have hotels in Chandler. There are however, few resorts in this area compared to Scottsdale, Phoenix and Tempe.

Go next

Visit the Grand Canyon- a four hours drive north near Flagstaff.

Head into Scottsdale for the day- take Loop 101 north.

Head on I-10 to Los Angeles and take in the sites of Santa Monica, Hollywood, etc.

Head south to Tucson.

Head north on I-10 to downtown Phoenix and see a show.

Routes through Chandler

Phoenix Tempe  W  E  Casa Grande Tucson
Payson Mesa  N  S  Picacho Coolidge
Scottsdale Tempe  N  S  Ends at
Ends at  W  E  Gilbert Mesa


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