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Flight to West Rim Grand Canyon with Helicopter Tour, Cruise, Ground Tour & optional Skywalk

US$ 484.00 Price per person from View price guide

Highlights

  • Four great ways to see the Grand Canyon, and all in a day
  • Fly to the Grand Canyon in a fixed wing plane which offers wonderful views
  • On the way to the Grand Canyon you will have fly over Hoover Dam and Lake Mead
  • Transfer to a helicopter for a thrilling flight beneath the rim of the Canyon
  • At the Canyon floor enjoy a boat ride on the Colorado River
  • Return to the West Rim for a coach tour taking to you many of the most popular look out points
  • You have the option to add on skywalk tickets – the Grand Canyon’s number 1 attraction
  • Enjoy an included lunch in a scenic setting
  • This comprehensive tour includes hotel pick up and drop off and multi-lingual narration is offered

Overview

However much of a seasoned traveler you are, this Grand Canyon tour is sure to take your breath away.

Fly in a fixed-wing plane to the dramatic West Rim of the Grand Canyon, then transfer to a Helicopter and drop beneath the rim of the Grand Canyon for a thrilling helicopter flight through the gorge.

On reaching the valley floor, take an exhilarating boat ride down the Colorado river. Disembark and return to your plane. Rise again to the top and board a motor shuttle to explore the West Rim and the Native American Hualapai Reservation.

If you choose, you can also step out on the sensational Skywalk, a glass platform jutting out into space from the edge of the Canyon.

After your epic Grand Canyon tour you will fly back to Las Vegas.

Itinerary

You will be picked up from your hotel in Las Vegas and driven to the North Las Vegas Air Terminal to board your flight. There will be a taped narration (English / Spanish/ German/ French/ Japanese/ Mandarin) to give you more insights about the tour.

You will fly in a comfortable fixed-wing Dornier plane (giving better views than a helicopter), seeing stunning panoramas of the rugged Arizona landscape including Lake Mead. This vast man-made lake, 110 miles in length, is held in check by the impressive Hoover Dam.

You will land at the Grand Canyon West Rim. This unspoilt wilderness is part of the Native American Hualapai Reservation and affords great views of the Grand Canyon.

At the West Rim you will board a Helicopter and descend into the inner depths of the gorge. The astonishing Canyon was created over a period of 6 million years and nearly 2 billion years of Earth's history are recorded in its rock walls.

On the Canyon floor you’ll board a pontoon boat for an exhilarating ride down the Colorado River. You’ll see hidden and rarely visited parts of the Grand Canyon, and towering rock walls in a rainbow of different shades.

After your ride, ascend by your plane to the rim for a coach tour of places of interest around the West Rim and Native American Hualapai Reservation. Apart from the stunning views from several vantage points, your trip could include the authentic Indian Village and the Hualapai Ranch, a Western theme town with horseback and wagon rides.

By now you’re sure to be hungry! Tuck into a lunch before boarding your motor coach to return to town.

You also have the option of combining this tour with the Grand Canyon Skywalk.

Skywalk is a ingeniously constructed plexiglass walkway that extends out into space from the Canyon edge. With nothing but glass under your feet, it's like walking on 'air' 4,000 feet above the Canyon floor and the Colorado River. It is an extraordinary sensation with 360 degree, fantastic views.

At the end of your exciting adventure you will be dropped back at your hotel in Las Vegas.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

Approx. 7 hours (Flight time to Grand Canyon West Rim: approx. 45 minutes each way)

Start time

Start time: Flight departs at approx. 7:15am and 11:30am, hotel pick-up at least 45 minutes prior
Duration: Approx. 7 hours (Flight time to Grand Canyon West Rim: approx. 45 minutes each way)

Meeting point

Your hotel in Las Vegas.
(Please mention your hotel details at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details)

Ending point

Your hotel in Las Vegas

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Inclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transfers to and from North Las Vegas Terminal in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Flight to and from the Grand Canyon West Rim
  • Skywalk admission (if option selected)
  • Pontoon Boat ride on the Colorado River
  • Motor coach shuttle tour of the West Rim
  • Taped commentary in English, French German Spanish, Japanese, Mandarin
  • Lunch
  • Fuel surcharge

Do/Dont's

Bring a water bottle, snacks, sunscreen Wear appropriate clothing (cool in the summer and warm layers/ wind resistant in the winter) Bring a camera to capture the views You will not be able to take a camera out on the Grand Canyon Skywalk

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Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm your pick up details. Please confirm the pick-up point and time carefully with your activity operator. Hotels in Vegas are huge and you can miss the pick-up if not standing at the right place. The hotel pick-up is at least 90 minutes prior to the scheduled start time, as a lot of formalities and pre flight check in etc needs to be taken care of.

This tour requires a minimum of 6 passengers to operate. If you book this tour and the minimum of 6 passengers is not met then you will be given the option to move to another departure date or a full refund will be given

The tour departs from the North Las Vegas airport (different from the Las Vegas International Airport). This airport is around 30 minutes away from the Strip

You need to carry photo ID (eg passport, driving license)

Taped narration in English, French German Spanish, Japanese, Mandarin language

This is not a helicopter tour but operated in a Dornier plane, which is more comfortable than a helicopter and has better views as well

Infants 0- 2 years are free, as long as they sit on the parents lap.
An additional Fuel Surcharge may be applicable.

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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 have
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Cancellation policy

See the Cancellation policy for this product

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