Oro Valley is a warm city located in Pima County, Arizona, United States of America. Oro Valley is located at the base of Santa Catalina Mountains. “The OV”, as Oro Valley is often called, was founded in 1874, but exactly 100 years had to pass until the incorporation of the city, in 1974. In present, Oro Valley has about 40.000 residents and an area of 32 square miles. The economy of the city is mainly supported by large companies as Sanofi-Aventis, Ventana Medical Systems, IBC and Honeywell. If you plan to visit Oro Valley, you should know that some great resorts are waiting for you, you just have to make some time.
Top Attractions within Oro Valley
Oro Valley Country Club is the oldest club of this kind in the city. It was established in Oro Valley in 1959 and has an 18-holes golf course, not to mention any other attractions inside it. The club is situated on the banks of Canada del Oro, at the base of the mountains, making the golf course extremely challenging and perfect for pros who want to check their skills from time to time.
Hilton El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort is a luxurious resort located in Oro Valley. This resort offers the greatest accommodation and inside its area you can also enjoy marvelous restaurants and recreational activities. If you are a gourmand, you can enjoy delicious food, not only dishes of the local cuisine, but also of the international one. The Hilton resort has a tradition in offering luxurious services for its guests of Oro Valley.
Oro Valley Festival of the Arts is an annual event. Each year, in the month of April, Oro Valley is the home of artists from all over the country. The festival celebrates any forms of artistic expression and the event closes with a great open air concert downtown Oro Valley.