Los Cielos Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Los Cielos is a Catalina Foothills community located at the base of the Santa Catalina Mountains north of downtown Tucson Arizona. It is an area of private high-end homes many of which cannot be seen from the road due to the Sonora Desert vegetation blocking the view. Panoramic views of the Santa Catalina Mountains are a feature of this neighborhood. Homes in this area start at around $1,000,000.00 and go up to $4,000,000.00.
There are many Christian and some public and private schools in this area.
Most of the restaurants in this area are very highly rated including the Vivace Restaurant and Sullivan’s Steak House.
As for hotels, highly rated in this area are the Embassy Suites Tucson Paloma Village and the Westin La Paloma.
Golf courses include the La Paloma country Club and the Skyline Country Club.
Travel south to downtown Tucson for fine dining, live theatre and museums.
There are literally hundreds of miles of hike and bike trails in the surrounding mountains around Tucson. Numerous public stables, guest ranches and resorts offer horseback riding.
There are 5 mountain ranges surrounding Tucson and all of them afford rock climbing opportunities at every skill level. Camping sites are abundant.
For the stargazers, some of the best observatories in the world are in southern Arizona including Kitt Peak National Observatory and the Mount Lemmon SkyCenter.
Two caves are also in the area. One is Colossal Cave Mountain Park, and the other is Kartchner Caverns State Park (reservations recommended).
Some kid-friendly places to visit include the Reid Park Zoo and the Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch.