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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS - FAQ

If you are reserving your tour on-line, your credit card will be charged. Reservations by phone require a credit card to hold your seat(s). If you choose to pay by credit card over the phone, there is a $2 per person service fee. No service fees are charged on internet reservations. Cash can only be paid directly to our tour guides. You can also come to our dispatch office prior to the tour departure date and pay cash directly.

We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover credit cards. We also accept Debit cards with any of these symbols.

Yes, cancellations must be made 72 hrs before trip departure to get a partial refund. Cancellations are subject to a $25 cancellation fee. Private Charters require 2 weeks’ notice for changes or cancellations.

Unfortunately, we do not have special pricing for children, students, or seniors, but there are regular discounts and special that you will be informed about if you are subscribed to our newsletter. Our tours are recommended for adults. All tour attendees require tickets for ticketed tours. Please contact us at least 24 hours in advance of your tour with any questions (info@demolink.org).

The Sonoran Desert covers the southwestern 1/3 of Arizona, a sliver of Southeastern California, the peninsula of Baja, the islands of the Sea of Cortez and Northwest Sonora Mexico. Phoenix and its suburbs are completely surrounded by beautiful, raw Sonoran Desert. It is a short trip to the edge of the city to see the Sonoran Desert as it has existed for thousands of years.

Yes. There are tens of thousands of Saguaro Cactus in the surrounding area.

The Gila Woodpecker hammers most of these holes hunting for insects or building resting nests.

Kangaroo Rats, mice and other small mammals make most of the burrows. Tarantulas also burrow holes to live in.

Yes. Tarantulas use venom to kill their insect prey. However, their venom is not dangerous to humans. Although their bite is painful, Tarantulas are peaceful creatures and do not bite unless they feel threatened.

Wayward Wind Tours, Inc. will send one of our genuine cowboy guides directly to your hotel or home in the greater Phoenix area in one of our custom 4×4 vehicles to pick you up and at the completion of the tour they will also drop you back off at your hotel or home.

Our tours run approximately 3 hours. We have both morning or afternoon tours available. All of our custom 4×4 vehicles carry ice pack coolers. You will be supplied with free sodas and water on your trip.

We recommend that you wear closed toed shoes. No sandals. Wear clothes appropriate for the weather. And most of all, BRING YOUR CAMERA!

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