Located in Southwest Oklahoma, Altus is a beautiful city that was founded in 1886. Previously known as Frazer, Altus today, serves as home to the Altus Air Force Base and important educational centres like Western Oklahoma State College and Southwest Technology Centre. Blessed with breathtaking landscapes and a perfect environment that is defined by urban fun, this place is one of the most happening tourist destinations in the state of Oklahoma. The widespread area of Altus offers prime turkey, quail and dove hunting places, and a large number of museums. Situated a few miles away from the northern part of the city is the very famous Lake Altus-Lugert, which offers excellent boating and camping opportunities. Quartz Mountain Nature Park, located in the western side of the lake, is another place where nature can be found in its most expressive form. For adventure-seekers and those who are young at heart, taking part in a stock car race in Altus speedway- the semi-banked asphalt oval racetrack can be a really exciting experience. Other places of tourist interest in the city are Museum of the Western Prairie and Morgan Doll Museum. The latter one is a specialty museum that features an extensive collection of nearly 5,000 antique dolls and doll houses. For comfortable travel and accommodation, tourists can choose Altus tour packages from MakeMyTrip.