Along the famous and Historic Route 66 lies the charming city of Williams. This Arizona city attracts tourist from around the world since it is gateway to the Grand Canyon and has a laidback and Old West heritage. Outdoor enthusiasts love Williams since the city is also near to hiking trails in Kaibab National Forest.
There are plenty of shopping opportunities here also, with blocks of historic buildings offering souvenirs, Western collectables and memorabilia. Plus, there are a variety of dining options, with everything from a Wild West saloon to dining al fresco. This city really does have something to offer everyone, with trains, museums and wildlife.
Since a lot of vacationers stop by Williams when they are going to the Grand Canyon, why drive when you can catch the Grand Canyon Railway? This is a scenic way to get to the national park and is a fantastic way to watch the incredible scenery of Williams whizz by.
Elsewhere, Bearizona is a popular attraction in Williams, with lot of native animals for visitors to observe in this drive-through wildlife park. With everything from black bears to wolves, enjoy a safari from the comfort of your car. For transport enthusiasts, make your way to the Planes of Fame Air Museum and the historic Williams Depot. There's even Pete’s Route 66 Gas Station Museum, which is a preserved old service station that was used on Route 66.
A popular time to visit Williams is during the summer months when the temperatures are hot.
To avoid the scorching heat and enjoy cheaper accommodation, visit Williams during the spring and fall months.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Williams. The hottest month in Williams is July, when temperatures peak at 93 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -4 ˚F. The wettest month in Williams is January with 4.53 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 0 inches of rain.
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Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Williams can pick from 440 places to stay that provide WiFi. 72 places to stay include a breakfast. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 12 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you are driving to Williams, you'll want to pick from 472 places to stay that provide parking. We have 20 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.
Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 162 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
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