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Grand Canyon: Helicopter Ride and Optional Hummer Tour

Grand Canyon: Helicopter Ride and Optional Hummer Tour

From US$ 229 per person

Fly over the Grand Canyon in a helicopter and see the North and South Rim from above. Add a Hummer tour at sunrise or sunset and get a closer look at the Grand Canyon's landscape.

About this activity

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Duration 30 minutes - 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Fly over the Grand Canyon in a helicopter
  • Explore the Grand Canyon by Hummer (if the optional upgrade is selected)
  • See the South Rim, where the canyon reaches a mile deep
Full description

Admire the Grand Canyon from a unique perspective with a helicopter tour that elevates the views to a whole new level. Add an optional Hummer tour, either during the day or at sunset, for another memorable way to experience this natural wonder.

Fly over the Kaibab National Forest, across the widest part of the South Rim. Enjoy breathtaking views over the Colorado River towards the North Rim. See formations like the Tower of Ra and Vishnu Schist as you fly through the Dragon Corridor.

Upgrade your tour to include a Hummer experience. Ride in comfort and view rock formations, gorges, and other wonders of the national park. The vehicle has been customized to allow you to take in the best views of the canyon's landscape.

The journey into the Grand Canyon will be led by a guide who will take you to 3-4 of the best viewpoints. Learn about the canyon’s formation, history, animals, and ancient inhabitants. There'll be plenty of time to explore and take photos as well.

Includes
  • Helicopter ride
  • Driver/guide (if Hummer option is selected)
  • Entrance fee to Grand Canyon National Park (if Hummer option is selected)
  • Tips
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
  • People over 300 lbs (136 kg)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Meet at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopter Tours.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Camera
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
  • Closed-toe shoes

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • As a result of current fuel prices, a surcharge of $15 USD per person is payable at check-in
  • Infants under the age of two are free of charge. Proof of age, such as a passport or a copy of their birth certificate is required, and they will sit on the parent/guardians lap
  • If the Hummer option of the tour is selected, children 5 years of age and younger will be supplied with a car seat or booster seat
  • Children aged 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 264 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.6/5
  • Transportation
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.1/5

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Everything went very well, but unfortunately the waiting time was quite long before we could finally fly. The delay was almost an hour. But the pilot made an effort and the sightseeing flight was great. At the end you could still buy a picture that someone had taken of us in front of the helicopter, but for 20 dollars. But overall everything is fine!

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October 5, 2022

The weather did not allow the helicopter ride (storms) so we were re-scheduled for the following morning to an early airplane flight. It took us a couple of hours to negotiate the change and get a slot assigned but the provider finally got us in a plane and we could enjoy the Grand Canyon.

August 23, 2022

The flight was interesting. You can see a lot, but not that much more than from all the view points around the canyon. The price is tough, above all you have to pay another 15 € on site! pay extra per person for fuel. Cheeky! And we were 3/4 hour late. It's going ok. Was OK

August 21, 2022

Product ID: 405929