5 star rating: Highly Recommended 78 Reviews

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  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Duration:  15 hours (approx.)

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Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime! Raft down the mighty Colorado River along the Grand Canyon’s sheer cliffs. Also included in this exciting day trip from Las Vegas is a 4,000-foot (1,200-meter) helicopter transfer to the rim of the Grand Canyon.


  • Travel in air-conditioned comfort to the Grand Canyon in new 12-passenger vans
  • Las Vegas river rafting takes you through 40 miles of the mighty Colorado River
  • Enjoy a helicopter flight back to the rim of the Grand Canyon
  • See the incredible natural waterfalls hidden throughout the canyon
  • Maximum of 8 passengers per raft
  • Las Vegas white water rafting is a once-in-a-lifetime experience

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What You Can Expect

Grand Canyon White Water Rafting Trip from Las Vegas

Grand Canyon Rafting Trip from Las Vegas

Get an early start from Las Vegas and head out to the Hualapai land at the Grand Canyon. Arriving at Peach Springs in Arizona, you will then continue on to the Colorado River for your 5.5-hour white-water rafting adventure.

Your native Hualapai guide will guide you through class 3 to class 6 rapids on your 40-mile (64km) journey through the Grand Canyon. Stops are made throughout the trip so you can discover hidden canyons and waterfalls, including Tavertine Waterfall. A boxed lunch is included which you can enjoy in the solitude of the canyon. Be sure to bring your camera for incredible photo opportunities!

At the conclusion of your rafting tour, board a 6-seater A-Star helicopter for your short transfer 4,000 feet to the rim of the Grand Canyon.

Return to the lights of Las Vegas by air-conditioned van, arriving at approximately 7:00-8:00pm.

This tour is likely to sell out so book early!

Note: The Grand Canyon operates on a 1-10 scale of rapids vs the worldwide I-VI classification


4:00am - Depart your Las Vegas hotel and travel to Peach Springs Lodge on Route 66 in Arizona by air-conditioned van
8:00am - Arrive at Peach Springs. Transfer by bus / van to the base camp at the Colorado River
9:00am - White Water Rafting Adventure, see natural waterfalls, hidden canyons and enjoy class 3-6 rapids. Boxed lunch will be served
2:30pm - Complete the rafting portion of your tour
3:00pm - Transfer by helicopter for short flight to the west rim of the Grand Canyon
3:30pm - Depart the Grand Canyon West Rim for Las Vegas by air-conditioned van
7:00pm - Arrive back in Las Vegas
** Please note all times are approximate and subject to change

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2014

This was an incredible day! Our driver Ron was knowledgeable, friendly and went out of his way to show us some extra sights on the way home. Van was a little crowded, but we all ended up on the same raft so we were old friends by the time we got to the River. Be prepared to get completely soaked! I called the tour operator ahead of time, and spoke to Kathy, who was really helpful listing all the things to bring-sunglasses with holders, hat with brim, sunscreen, quick dry clothes, water shoes (or shoes you don't mind getting wet and muddy), a pullover, etc. I highly recommend checking in with them before you tour, as a reminder of what you'll need. We stopped for breakfast, and then had a quick stop at the tour dispatch area on the reservation where we boarded different vans to drive down to the river. That's a fun, bumpy ride, and takes another hour. Our van drive was also a river guide, so she was full of knowledge! Our river guide, Ted, was helpful, and told us so much about the Canyon that we didn't know. Sights were just breathtaking! Lunch was a sandwich and chips, nothing special, but incredible in the amazing setting! The rapids were fun, and we got drenched:) Beautiful ride after lunch, and they provided plenty of water to ease some of the heat. It was over 100 degrees the day we went, and the cool water kept it comfortable, but be sure to take your sunblock in your pocket to be able to reapply often, since the sun is very strong. Helicopter ride is short and fun, and I see some people complained about that, but the point of the tour is the rafting, not the helicopter hop up to the bus. Overall, an exhausting, but completely fun day! JUST GO!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2014

Great service from the moment we were picked up from the hotel . Great experience and a life long memory made

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