One of the most spectacular viewpoints on the South Rim gives a panoramic eyeful of the canyon and makes a magnificent spot to watch the...
Tusayan Ruin & Museum
Near the East Entrance, 22 miles east of the Village, you'll come across what's left of the nearly 800-year-old Ancestral Puebloan...
Scramble to the top of Colter's stone tower at Desert View, which is the highest spot on the rim (7522ft). Unparalleled views take in not only the canyon and the Colorado River but also the San Francisco Peaks, the Navajo Reservation and the Painted Desert. The Hopi Room has festive murals depicting the snake legend, a Hopi wedding and other scenes. The Watchtower stairs close 30 minutes before the rest of the building.