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  • On-the-spot car rental at Phoenix’s airport isn’t always available, so advance reservations are advised
  • Avoid traveling off trails, as abandoned mine shafts pose hazards in the state
  • Dust and rain storms can make driving difficult at times, with caution advised when behind the wheel in adverse weather conditions
  • Rehydrate regularly when touring Arizona as temperatures can soar upwards of 100’s in the summer months
  • Never travel into desert regions alone without proper planning
  • Be aware of the strict rules that apply when visiting ancient Native American sites

Contact Numbers

Police: +1-602-223-2000, 911 Emergency: 911 Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center: +1-602-839-2000 Canada Consulate: +1-602-508-3572 Honorary Consul, UK: +1-602-512-1029 Yellow Cab, Phoenix: +1-480-888-8888

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