Find a getaway in a Thrifty Rental Car
The town of Green Valley is just twenty miles south of Tucson, surrounded by copper mines and within a short drive of the Santa Rita Mountains in your Thrifty rental car. Stop to catch your breath and take in the scenery at Quail Creek Country Club, the Green Valley Farmer’s Market, or the Historic Hacienda De La Canoa.
Quail Creek Country Club
Situated just 20 miles south of Tucson, the Quail Creek Country Club offers visitors and golfers a tranquil setting. After a short drive over in your Thrifty rental car, inhale deeply as you gaze out over breathtaking mountain views and bask in the exceptional resort-style atmosphere. This golf resort and residence is set in high desert terrain near the majestic Santa Rita Mountains. It’s important to note this is a permanent residence for many, but visiting golfers are welcome.
The Green Valley Farmer’s Market
Sample the best in organic produce that Green Valley has to offer every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The best of Southern Arizona’s local vendors can be found here, offering up a tasty reminder of why farm to table is so popular.
Titan Missile Museum
Just a few miles drive in yourThrifty rental car is the nearby Titan Missile Museum. It’s the only remaining Titan II site open to the public, offering visitors a glimpse at life during the time when the U.S. and the former Soviet Union were locked in a bitter cold war. Military history enthusiasts may enjoy browsing the Museum Store for items such as Titan II, Civil Defense and other memorabilia, including pocket dosimeters used to detect radiation, rebar salvaged from Titan II missile sites, and replicas of an actual Titan II launch key. The store also sells educational toys and books, as well as adult and children's sweat shirts, tee shirts, caps and more.
Torres Blancas Golf Club
Just south of the city in your Thrifty rental car lies the Torres Blancas Golf Club. Nestled at the foot of the beautiful Santa Rita Mountains, this club offers a championship course which meanders through charming neighborhoods and breathtaking desert scenery. This is a par 72 course with three lakes, numerous sand traps and generous, rolling greens. There are five sets of tees to challenge golfers of all abilities. The course features a maximum yardage of 7,111 from the tournament tees to 5,010 yards from the forward tees. A stop inside the pro shop offers a wide selection of attire and golf supplies (open from 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily).