A trip to Arizona is not complete without visiting the Grand Canyon. One of the 7 wonders of the world, this sublime park is abundant in history and beauty. Round trip transportation and a personal guide is provided.
What to Expect
Take a trip to one of the 7 wonders of the natural world on this day tour of the Grand Canyon National Park. You will be collected from your hotel or apartment in Phoenix, Scottsdale, Tempe, or Mesa Arizona.
The journey to the Cameron Trading Post takes you through amazing views of the Saguaro Cactus in the Sonoran Desert. You will travel through the Ponderosa Pine Forests of Flagstaff where the Lowell Observatory is located. It was in this very observatory that the planet Pluto was first discovered. Also, one of the most famous roads in America, the Route 66, runs straight through Flagstaff.
The first stop is at the Cameron Trading Post in the Navajo Indian Reservation. This was established in 1916 as a gallery and showplace for Native American art. Here you can see handicrafts made by 7 southwestern tribes, and browse through thousands of objects and drawings. There is also a shop where you can purchase souvenirs.
In the afternoon you will be taken to the Grand Canyon National Park. Stop at Desert View and the Watch Tower for spectacular views. See the El Tovar Lodge, a former Harvey hotel. You will have the afternoon to explore the sublime park and see many of its ecological wonders and natural beauty. Your professional guide will be able to inform you of the history and stories behind this ancient wonder.
- Guide services
- Round trip transportation
- Bottle of water
What's Not Included
- Lunch and dinner
- Optional guide gratuity
Know Before You Go
Please bring a jacket in the Fall, Winter, and Spring months.
In the evening you will be driven back to your hotel, where the tour ends.