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Need a break from bustling Las Vegas? Hop on board a helicopter for a luxury sightseeing tour to the Grand Canyon. Listen to informative commentary from your pilot as you get an aerial perspective on the majestic grandeur of the Grand Canyon and Colorado River. On the way, you'll also see landmarks such as Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, Black Canyon and the Las Vegas strip. Your tour includes a 30-minute stop at the Grand Canyon West airport, with time for some quick shopping at a Native American gift boutique.

Highlights

  • 70-minute scenic helicopter tour to the Grand Canyon, from Las Vegas
  • Soar over the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead and the Colorado River, and see million-year-old rock formations
  • Fly in an A-Star helicopter with forward-facing seats and 180-degree views
  • Stop for a 30-minute landing at Grand Canyon West Airport
  • Enjoy light refreshments at check-in
  • Includes complimentary hotel pickup and drop-off from Las Vegas hotels

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

Get more personal service on this tour by a family-owned company. Enjoy expert commentary as your state-of-the-art helicopter descends into the Grand Canyon and see the magnificent multicolored canyon and the powerful Colorado River. The hotel transfers in a luxury van are a nice perk!

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What You Can Expect

Grand Canyon West Rim Luxury Helicopter Tour

Grand Canyon West Rim Flightseeing Helicopter Tour

Your Grand Canyon helicopter tour starts with pickup from your Las Vegas hotel by a luxury van.

After your transfer to the airport in Boulder City, receive a warm welcome from your pilot and a safety briefing for your flight in a state-of-the-art A-Star helicopter. Then take to the skies for your 70-minute flight to the Grand Canyon. You'll get amazing views along the way, passing over Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, Fortification Hill and the dark volcanic cliffs of the Black Canyon.

When you arrive at the Grand Canyon, your pilot takes you down towards the canyon floor to look at colorful rock walls and see the Colorado River up close, then follow the path of the Colorado River past rock formations that formed millions of years ago.Keep your camera handy for photo ops of cathedral buttresses, sculptural rock pillars and enormous canyon expanses everywhere you look.

Bonus: Your tour includes a 30-minute landing at Grand Canyon West Airport. Have time to explore the a Native American gift shop where you can purchase jewelry and other items crafted by Native American artisans, mementos from the Old West, and Grand Canyon and Skywalk memorabilia. During the return flight, see other natural wonders such as the rugged Mojave Desert wilderness.

Visiting the Grand Canyon is a must-do when in the American Southwest. Choose from departure times throughout the day, which make this once-in-a-lifetime experience an easy excursion from Las Vegas.

Please note: the listed price does not include a $45 per person airport and fuel fee. This is payable at the time of tour check-in. While there is a stop at the Grand Canyon West Airport, you will not enter the park.

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Customer Reviews

Pmdumont

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

It was a thrilling experience The views were fantastic and our pilot Brian was excellent

Ian K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Great morning out!!! Would highly recommend

Katie R

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

beautiful views, pilot was very friendly and informative and flying back over the Canyon at sunset was absolutely stunning.

Ryan K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

I loved this helicopter tour. I finally got a ride in a helicopter and it was even more cool then I thought it would be. The Grand Canyon was very neat to finally see. Brian was the pilot and after landing at gift shop, I talked to him about pilot stuff, because I would love to fly a helicopter at some point in my life. He put me in the front next to him for the flight back and explained the controls and gauges and let me listen in on the radio channel so I could here the communication that pilots do. Very cool. I definitely recommend this tour.

Alastair A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

First class - Suberb from start to finish. Highlight of our trip and would highly recommend
This trip to our friends and family.

Edward R

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

This tour was fantastic, our pilot was very informative and helpful I would very much recommend this trip

ANTONIO B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

So great!!!!

michele h

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

it was an awesome trip, i would recommend it for anyone. the staff at viator were awesome. our pilot eric
was great he took his time and explained everything. i especially liked his explanation of the grand canyon. he was all about safety in the air craft he made us feel safe. thank you for an awesome
expierence. m.handing

Kathryn C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

Great tour!!! Definitely recommend

Justin W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

The best way to see the place.... take the time on ground as well

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