Delta Air Lines began offering its "Dream Vacation" packages to both the Phoenix/Scottsdale and Tucson resort areas on Thursday.

The packages include round-trip air transportation via Delta to Tucson or Phoenix; a choice of hotel accommodations; and an economy rental car with unlimited mileage."We are delighted to offer economical Delta Dream Vacation packages featuring these beautiful Arizona vacation destinations to our passengers," said Whit Hawkins, Delta's senior vice president of marketing.

"The addition of Arizona's resorts to our Dream Vacation program is an indication of Delta's commitment to both the Phoenix and Tucson areas."

Properties featured in the Phoenix/Scottsdale area include the Scottsdale Princess, the Marriott Mountain Shadows, Hotel Westcourt, Windham Paradise Valley Resort and Ramada Inn Valley Ho.

Tucson properties are the Radisson Suite Hotels, the Doubletree Hotel, Sheraton El Conquistador Resort and Lowe's Ventana Canyon Resort.