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Grand Canyon 45-Minute Helicopter Flight from Tusayan, Arizona

You will depart Tusayan, Arizona located in the South Rim of the Grand Canyon on the safest and most comfortable-tourism based helicopter in the world. On your 45-minute helicopter flight, enjoy the luxurious comfort and wraparound windows which offer breathtaking views of the Canyon. Enjoy the fantastic views of the Canyon as you fly over the 1.6 million-acre (6,500 km²) Kaibab National Forest, which borders both the north and south rims of the Grand Canyon. The Kaibab National Forest is home to the world’s largest ponderosa pines. Upon reaching the edge of the canyon, the South Rim gently drops away as the North Rim and east end of the canyon come into view – this is definitely one of the greatest views of the Grand Canyon. You will continue your journey as you follow the Colorado River upstream viewing at a distance the 146-square mile Painted Desert and the 70-foot (21-meter) Desert View Watchtower, a National Historic Landmark. The Desert View Watchtower features an observation deck from which visitors to the national park can view eastern portions of the Grand Canyon. Next, view Marble Canyon, the section of the Colorado River which marks the beginning of the Grand Canyon, and Point Imperial, the highest point on the North Rim at 8,803 feet (2,683 meters). Point Imperial overlooks the Painted Desert and the eastern end of Grand Canyon. You will fly through the Canyon above the North Rim heading south through the Dragon Corridor, the widest and deepest section of the Canyon. At the end of your helicopter flight, you will cross over the Colorado River and fly over the South Rim and the Kaibab National Forest to land.Please note: Per FAA regulations, all passengers 18 years and older will be required to show photo ID such as a driver's license or passport at the time of check-in.

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Grand Canyon South Rim 2-Hour Jeep Tour with Guide

At your chosen start time, jump inside a minivan and head to the South Rim, the rugged escarpment that features some of the most jaw-dropping views of the Grand Canyon. When you arrive, hop in a jeep for your fun 2-hour trail-blazing adventure! Relax as your guide drives you along the top of the rim, meandering between the area’s majestic-looking rock formations. Peer down into the depths of the Grand Canyon, and gaze at the Colorado River framed by towering limestone and sandstone cliffs. Pass hiking and horseback trails, picturesque lakes and back-country wilderness used for skiing in the winter months. As you travel, enjoy photo stops at panoramic vantage points and chat with your guide about the South Rim’s topography and geography. Your jeep ride finishes on a high note, with a stop at Grandview Point – the tallest point of the Grand Canyon’s South Rim. At a dizzying height of 7,400 feet (2,255 meters), Grandview Point affords sweeping views over the cliffs, gorges and ravines that typify the Grand Canyon’s landscape. Have your camera ready to capture shots of one of America’s finest vistas! Before leaving, your guide will give you a ticket to the Grand Canyon IMAX experience at the National Geographic Visitor Center in Tusayan. Your ticket can be used on any day or time during the center's opening times to watch a 34-minute movie that reveals stories and the history of the Grand Canyon.

$243.99 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Grand Canyon Helicopter Tour from Tusayan

You will depart from Tusayan, Arizona located at the South Rim of the Grand Canyon on the safest and most comfortable tourism-based helicopter in the world. On your 25-minute helicopter flight, enjoy the luxurious comfort and wraparound windows which offers breathtaking views of the Canyon. You will first fly over the 1.6 million-acre (6,500 km²) Kaibab National Forest, which borders both the north and south rims of the Grand Canyon. The Kaibab National Forest is home to the world’s largest ponderosa pines. Fly north through the Dragon Corridor, the widest and deepest section of the Grand Canyon, and over the mighty Colorado River towards the North Rim of the Canyon, which offers a breathtaking scenic Grand Canyon experience. The North Rim forms the edge of the Kaibab Plateau, reaching 9,241 feet (2,817 meters) above sea level. In the North Rim, view the Tower of Ra, a mountain pillar in Coconino County at 6,020 feet (1,835 meters) above sea level. You will also see Vishnu Schist, the oldest rock unit in the Grand Canyon. After seeing the Tower of Ra and the Vishnu Schist, you will fly back through the Dragon Corridor.Please note: Per FAA regulations, all passengers 18 years and older will be required to show photo ID such as a driver's license or passport at the time of check-in.

$794.99 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Grand Canyon, Monument Valley, and Zion 3-Day from Las Vegas

This 3-day tour takes you to top national parks in the US. Take lovely hikes, capture stunning photos, and admire unforgettable views of the Grand Canyon and Zion, plus Monument Valley. An optional tour of Antelope Canyon (own expense), and a visit to Lake Powell will be a highlight to this tour. Enjoy comfortable hotel accommodations and transportation by minibus.Day 1: Las Vegas – Grand Canyon National Park (L)After leaving Las Vegas, travel 280 miles (450 km) through the Mojave Desert and via historic Route 66 to Grand Canyon National Park's South Rim. Discover this remarkable natural wonder on your own once you arrive and enjoy lunch. Admire the complex layers and myriad colors of the canyon from rim overlooks, hike down into the staggeringly deep canyon, and capture fantastic photos as sunset illuminates the full beauty of the rock formations. Opt to take a thrilling helicopter ride (own expense) over the canyon for more unforgettable views. Relax over dinner (own expense), and settle down for the night at your comfortable hotel in Williams or Tusayan. Overnight: either the Red Feather Lodge or Best Western (or similar) in Tusayan, ArizonaDay 2: Grand Canyon National Park – Monument Valley – Antelope Canyon – Lake Powell (L)After breakfast (own expense), make a quick stop at a traditional Navajo trading post to shop for local crafts. Then follow the Colorado River through the captivating Painted Desert to Monument Valley, an iconic film setting seen in many western films. Climb aboard a 4x4 vehicle for a Navajo-guided jeep tour packed with stunning photo ops. After your sandwich lunch, continue to Page overlooking placid Lake Powell. Opt to take a tour of Antelope Canyon (at own expense), a brilliantly hued slot canyon. Enjoy dinner (own expense) before retiring to your hotel room. Overnight: 3-star hotel in Page, ArizonaDay 3: Lake Powell – Zion National Park – Las Vegas (B, L) Start your day with breakfast at your hotel before heading to Horseshoe Bend — a distinctive curve of the Colorado River. Make a photo stop at Lake Powell before going on to Zion National Park, a lovely collection of photogenic white, pink, and red sandstone cliffs cut by the Virgin River. Recharge with your sandwich lunch before heading out on a hike to an emerald pool or around the easy Pa'rus trail. Admire the monolithic Great White Throne and Weeping Rock, or listen to a ranger's talk at the Zion Human History Museum. Climb aboard your minibus for the ride back to Las Vegas where your 3-day winter odyssey concludes in the evening.

$310 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Grand Canyon 2-Day Small-Group Tour from Las Vegas

Spend some quality time seeing the best of the Grand Canyon on this 2-day trip from Vegas that allows you lots of flexibility. Relax and admire the phenomenal views or take long hikes into the canyon. Capture views of the sunset from a secret lookout point and tour the canyon's east rim. Camp out at night for a more rustic experience or stay in a comfortable 3-star hotel. This 2-day adventure allows you to customize your Grand Canyon experience to fit your interests. Day 1 -- Las Vegas -- Grand Canyon -- TusayanAfter morning pickup from your Las Vegas hotel, relax in your comfortable, air-conditioned minibus as you travel 271 miles (436 km) toward the Grand Canyon. On the way, stop to capture photos of the impressive Hoover Dam. You'll also stop briefly in Williams, Arizona, located on the famous and historic Route 66 and home to the Grand Canyon Railway. Then it's on to the Grand Canyon itself, where your informative guide will explain to your small group how the stunningly deep and beautiful canyon came to be. See the IMAX movie about the history of the Grand Canyon at the National Geographic Visitor Center, walk along the canyon's awe-inspiring rim or hike into the canyon itself. As the afternoon wanes, follow your guide to a secret spot away from the crowds at Grand Canyon National Park to watch the sunset enhance the canyon's many striking colors. Head to the small town of Tusayan, Arizona, near the canyon's south rim, where you can have dinner at a local restaurant (own expense) and settle into your tent at a campsite for a campfire or retire to your 3-star hotel. Overnight: Campsite or 3-star hotel in Tusayan, ArizonaDay 2 -- Tusayan -- Grand Canyon -- Las Vegas After a light breakfast (included if you selected the camping option), spend your day continuing to explore the Grand Canyon as you wish. Take an optional included tour to Desert View and along the east rim of the Grand Canyon. Spend a half day or full day hiking into the canyon. Or indulge in the thrill of riding in a helicopter over the Grand Canyon. Partake in ranger programs and capture as many photos as you wish of the canyon's magnificent rock formations. Unwind from your 2-day Grand Canyon adventure on the minibus ride back to Las Vegas. Your tour ends with drop-off at your hotel around 7pm. Please note: There is a minimum of 2 passengers required to book lodging accommodations, which are 3-star or higher. If you are a single passenger and want to book the lodging accommodation, you will need to select 2 passengers.

$184 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Grand Canyon Overnight Tour with Options from Las Vegas

On your way to the South Rim from Las Vegas, you’ll get a complimentary morning snack to enjoy as you travel through the Mojave Desert, the famous Mike O’Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge, and cross iconic Route 66.Once you arrive in Grand Canyon National Park, you’ll have 3 hours with your driver today to explore the deepest and widest part of the canyon, the South Rim.  The rest of the time in the Grand Canyon will be on your own until approximately 2pm on Day 2. When you get off the bus, your driver will set up the picnic lunch (provided by the tour) which you can enjoy while taking in the views. Explore the area with walks along the rim – from Mather Point to Yavapai Point and then on to Grand Canyon Village – and poke around the shops, visit the many lookout points for great views, and more.  Popular attractions in the Grand Canyon National Park include El Tovar, Hopi House, Kolb Photo Studio, and the Bright Angel Trail – your guide will fill you in on all the details about what you can do and see. Your overnight stay will be in Grand Canyon Village or in the town of Tusayan, just outside the National Park gates. Options for today and tomorrow in Grand Canyon include.Historic Grand Canyon Railway to the Canyon - Travel from the Route 66 Town of Williams to thecanyon on a historic rail trip. Available seasonally.Grand Canyon Helicopter Tour – Fly over the deepest and widest part of Grand Canyon with a 25 minute helicopter flight.Guided Bicycle Tour on the Rim of Grand Canyon – Ride the rim with a 1.5 hour Yaki Point Bicycle Tour.Tandem Skydive at Grand Canyon