By Brittany Bernal
The holiday we all love is right around the corner. Valentine’s day is filled with joy, affection and selflessness but even a holiday as great as Valentine’s day can be stressful at times. After a busy work week it’s hard to figure out meaningful ideas to do as far as taking that special someone on an unforgettable date on Valentine’s day. Look no further because here are five low cost Valentine’s Day dates ideas just for you and your special someone that will create unforgettable memories.
1) Rent a Pedal Boat at Tempe Town Lake
Couples can rent a pedal boat and hit the water for a day of sightseeing and romance.
Call (855) 690-0794 for pricing on pedal boats. Tempe Town Lake boat rental center is located at, 72 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe AZ 85281
2) Walk Through a Beautiful Butterfly Garden
With more than 3,000 butterflies, this rainforest oasis is the perfect spot to enjoy one of nature’s most beautiful creatures that are sure to put butterflies in you and your loved ones stomach.
For tickets and hours go to, https://butterflywonderland.com/
3) Ride in a Gondola at the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale
Hop in a gondola and travel to romantic Venice without leaving the state or damaging your wallet. For $10 a person, a professional gondolier will sing heavenly Italian tunes while transporting you around the Hyatt’s spectacular seven-acre lake.
Call Hyatt Regency Scottsdale for any questions. (480) 444-1234
Hyatt Regency Scottsdale is located at, 7500 E Doubletree Ranch Rd. Scottsdale, Arizona 8525
4) Hike South Mountain and enjoy a picnic
Hike up one of Phoenix’s most central mountains and see the Valley from above. Take a drive up South Mountain and indulge in some takeout in the late afternoon to watch the sunset.
South Mountain is located at, Phoenix South Mountain Park 10211 S Central Ave Phoenix, AZ 85042
5) Have a cocktail and hang with a cockatoo
The Perch in Downtown Chandler is like no other roof top bar in Arizona. The outdoor garden is home to over 50 tropical rescue birds. Grab your date one of their 40 craft beers on tap and enjoy some conversations with Harry and Sally (the parrots).