Driving from Phoenix to Las Vegas is a fun way to get your trip started. You will be traversing vast barren land, but there are plenty of attraction sites and interesting towns along the way where you can stop and have a rest. Here are five exciting pit stops on the Phoenix to Vegas drive.

2. Montezuma Castle National Monument

Montezuma Castle National Monument

If you love history, especially Native American history, you should stop at the Montezuma Castle National Monument. Located 300 miles to Vegas, this historical site gives you an opportunity to travel nearly a thousand years back when the Sinagua Indians inhabited the area. At the site, there is a gift shop and museum with all the information about Montezuma castle.