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Helicopter Ride Over Grand Canyon including Imperial Point

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Key Highlights

  • Flexible start times
  • See the magnificent Canyon from the air
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?

    Daily

    Duration

    40 - 50 minutes

    Start time

    Start time: varies
    Duration: Helicopter Ride - approximately 40 - 50 minutes

    Meeting Point

    Tour departs from the South Rim Grand Canyon. Grand Canyon National Park (SOUTH RIM) is located 60 miles north of Williams, Arizona (via route 64 from Interstate 40) and 80 miles northwest of Flagstaff (via route 180).

  • Overview & Itinerary

    Overview

    Embark on this breathtaking aerial tour of the Eastern Grand Canyon and the North Canyon. Take in the spectacular views of Imperial Point, about the highest point on the North Rim of Grand Canyon, the Painted Desert and the mighty Colorado River as the helicopter soars over the Canyon. You'll fly low enough to see the fascinating attractions: the temples, shrines and rock formations sculpted by time.

    The sights are truly breathtaking and any visitor to the US would love to take this tour.

    Itinerary

    This tour begins from the Grand Canyon South Rim. From here you will board the helicopter for an excellent aerial tour of the Grand Canyon. You will go further into the heart of the Grand Canyon all the way to Imperial Point. This is about the highest point on the North Rim of Grand Canyon and overlooks the Painted Desert and the eastern end of Grand Canyon. This tour shows you the renowned beauty of the North Canyon combined with spectacular views of the Painted Desert and the mighty Colorado!

    From the helicopter, you will be able to view the Grand Canyon over the deepest portion through the "Dragon Corridor," and continue to the North Rim where you notice the North and South Rim’s incredible geographical differences. During your return to the South Rim, you can enjoy breathtaking views of temples, shrines and rock formations sculpted by time, while flying above the widest portion of the mighty Colorado River.

    Your flight along the Canyon Rim will travel at an optimal speed to enhance your viewing pleasure.

    The tour ends at the starting point.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • Approximately 40 - 50 minute helicopter ride
    • Fuel Surcharge

    Exclusions

    • Meals & drinks
    • Hotel pick up & drop off
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming the departure details.
    Please specify your preferred time of activity in the special request section in the online booking form. While we cannot guarantee departure at the selected time, we do strive to find the most suitable match.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • Reviews
    • An outstanding experience

      We were a group of six people and the opinion of the whole group was that, even though this helicopter ride is quite expensive, it is really woth its cost! It is an outstanding...

      Philippe Piret