Discover the ethereal beauty of Red Rock Canyon on this day trip from Las Vegas. Take some time from the glitz and glamour of the strip to spend some time in nature. Explore the ruddy-hued canyon, once home to the area's Native Americans, on a relaxed 6-hour tour or a speedy 4-hour tour. Round-trip transportation from Las Vegas hotels is included, as well as lunch on the 6-hour tour.
- Guided sightseeing tour of the Red Rock Canyon from Las Vegas
- Leisurely 13-mile (21-kilometer) scenic loop
- Calico Hills, roasting pits and petroglyphs at Willow Springs
- Lunch (six-hour tour only)
- Choice of six-hour day trip or express four-hour tour
- Pick-up and drop-off from most Las Vegas hotels
Why Travellers Choose This Tour
Flexibility—you can choose a 6-hour or "express" tour—means this excursion works with your schedule.
Following pickup from your hotel in Las Vegas, board a comfortable vehicle to the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Once there, take a circuit through the area while learning about the area's geography, ecology and history. Stops include Calico HIlls, Willow Springs and Spring Mountain State Park. Choose from the time-conscious 4-hour Red Rock Express Tour or the leisurely 6-hour Red Rock Canyon Tour (which includes lunch).
Please see Itinerary section below for tour options.
Red Rock Canyon Tour (6 hours)
After hotel pickup, head to the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area to travel along the leisurely 13-mile (21-kilometer) scenic loop. Stops along the way include the colorful sandstone Calico Hills, limestone Indian roasting pits and the petroglyphs at Willow Springs. The tour continues with a visit to Spring Mountain State Park, a ranch once owned by eccentric millionaire Howard Hughes.
Red Rock Express Tour (4 hours)
The afternoon express tour begins with custom van transportation from your hotel to the spectacular Red Rock Canyon, where you will hear about past explorers and the canyon's unique geography and wildlife. Next, you'll take a smooth ride around the scenic loop.