Visitors & Tourists
Arizona's warm weather and magnificent natural beauty made tourism the number one export industry in Arizona. Over 42.1 million people visited Arizona.
The Surprise area (El Mirage, Sun City, Sun City West, Surprise and Youngtown) has a lot to offer visitors and residents. The area has lots of great golfing, hiking, restaurants, art and cultural, spring training and regional attractions such as the Wildlife World Zoo and White Tank Mountains. If you throw in our easy access highways, reasonably priced hotel accommodations … we have a lot to offer.
The Chamber wants residents and tourists alike, to support out regional attractions and our local businesses.
Since 1963, the Chamber of Commerce has operated a chamber/visitor center. The self-serve center is located at 16126 N. Civic Center in Surprise AZ. The center has information for visitors and residents about each of the cities served by the Chamber, which include El-Mirage, Sun City, Sun City West, Surprise, and Youngtown. Also located in the self-serve facility is information about other Visitor Information Centers throughout Arizona.
The Arizona Office of Tourism
The Chamber is one of 60+ designated Local Visitor Information Centers throughout Arizona. As such, you will also find information about attractions, recreational opportunities, hospitality amenities, as well as information about other regions in the state. You may pick-up a state map and Arizona guide in the self-serve visitor center.
To order a free Arizona visitor's guide and map by phone, or if you have questions regarding travel to Arizona, please call and speak to friendly Arizona based travel counselors by calling toll-free at (866) 275-5816.
Chambers of Commerce and Convention and Visitors Bureaus (CVB’s)
When traveling the state remember, Chambers and CVB’s are also valuable resources for if you decide to make Arizona home, these organizations can also provide you with relocation information. The Surprise Regional Chamber of Commerce makes available a Community Resource and Information Guide with information about all five cities in its service area.
Surprise Visitor Information
The Chamber of Commerce publishes a Surprise visitor guide, street map, and a website and has additional information for the City of Surprise made possible by funding from the Arizona Office of Tourism. The City of Surprise donates office space for the Chamber to house the self-serve center visitor center.
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