After departing the Phoenix metro area, we will go further into Northern Arizona, we will travel the outskirts of the Route 66 town of Flagstaff and from the highway, see the San Francisco Peaks among the seemingly endless Ponderosa Pine Forest.
Williams will be our first stop along the tour for a chance to experience Route 66. Afterwards we will enjoy a lunch at own expenses.
Just before entering the Grand Canyon National Park, you will be checked in for your 45 minute helicopter flight, spanning over 90 miles of the Grand Canyon. After your flight, your guide will bring you back into the National Park to discover more by foot. You will have opportunities to walk the rim, shop, capture an unlimited number of photographs, or relax with the best seat in the house.
Considered one of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Grand Canyon was carved over 17 million years by the Colorado River. This breathtaking, 18-mile-long canyon has been stunning visitors for hundreds of years.
The South Rim of the Grand Canyon attracts over 5 million visitors each year and by far is the most visited side of the Canyon. As with all sides of the Canyon, the South Rim features astounding views of what took Mother Nature millions and millions of years to create.
Duration: Approx. 3 Hours
This helicopter tour is the best way to catch a panoramic view of the majestic South Rim of the Grand Canyon, viewing the massive canyon walls glimmer and reflect in the sun.
Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes
Departure & Return
Complimentary pick-up service available from most hotels in the Phoenix, Scottsdale area around 6:30am, and return at 8:00pm. All tour times are approximate. Exact pick-up time will be provided upon reconfirmation 24 hours prior to tour.
Inclusions & Exclusions
45 minute helicopter tour and fuel surcharge
Park entry fees
unlimited bottled water
Temperatures in the Grand Canyon are typically 25-30°cooler than in Phoenix and can vary by season. We recommend guests bring jackets in the event of changing weather patterns.
All purchases are subject to re-confirmation within 2-3 business days after booking. Please do not book the airline tickets until you received the confirmation.
Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your e-ticket. You must print and bring e-ticket(s) on your trip, as they serve as proof of purchase.