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Grand Canyon: Discovery Air Tour

Activity provider: Grand Canyon Airlines

Grand Canyon: Discovery Air Tour

Activity provider: Grand Canyon Airlines

From US$ 169 per person

Enjoy scenic views of the Zuni Corridor, Imperial Point, Confluence of the Colorado & Little Colorado Rivers, Kaibab National Forest & Kaibab Plateau.

About this activity

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Duration 40 minutes
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Live tour guide
English
Audio guide included
Spanish, Thai, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Greek, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian
Small group
Limited to 9 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Admire the majesty of the Grand Canyon on a scenic airplane tour
  • Marvel at the massive canyon and the Colorado River nearly a mile below
  • Enjoy views of the Kaibab National Forest, Imperial Point, and more
  • Soar over the Confluence of the Little Colorado River and Zuni Corridor
  • Learn about what you see with included multilingual commentary
Full description

Experience the grandeur of the Grand Canyon South Rim on an aerial tour complete with commentary in multiple languages that is bound to captivate you.

Your flight leaves from the Grand Canyon national park terminal and takes you over the Kaibab National Forest, Kaibab Plateau, Confluence of Colorado, Little Colorado River, Imperial Point, and Zuni Corridor.

Once onboard your plane, sit back and get ready to enjoy the thrill of the incredible scenery this natural wonder has to offer. All seats provide unobstructed views for sightseeing and photography through the specially designed oversized windows.

This Grand discovery tour is perfect for families and for individuals who have limited time yet wish to enjoy all of the beauty of the Grand Canyon.

Includes
  • Narration available in multiple languages (audio)
  • Panoramic windows for optimal viewing
  • Pilot tips
  • 15 USD Fuel Surcharge (payable at check-in)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Date

Meeting point

Meet at Grand Canyon Airlines - South Rim.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • As a result of current increased fuel prices, a surcharge of $15 USD per person is payable at check-in
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 338 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Transportation
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.4/5
  • Safety
    4.7/5

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The explanations on the plane have the possibility of being in different languages (including French) which is pleasant because there is very little information in French in the USA. Only one plane with about ten seats, very pleasant pilot We loved this overflight even if we were also very afraid (turbulence due to the wind) but when we arrived we had been warned and we had the possibility of postponing or d 'to be paid back

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November 4, 2022

On a adoré cette activité, beau survol dans un petit avion de 2x5 places avec hublot pour chacun, casque avec audio guide en français (son pas top mais ça passe !), 40 minutes de vol en tout, à 5 minutes du grand canyon donc on a eu le temps de voir le sud et le nord ! Pilote très sympa (petite photo avec lui à l’atterrissage) qui commente également le vol! Tout s’est très bien passé, avec quelques petites turbulences normales et un décollage et atterrissage parfait Vaut son prix ! Je recommande fortement !

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November 3, 2022

Great experience. The reception was super friendly. Since there happened to be two seats available, we were offered an earlier flight. The pilot was also super nice and kept in touch with the passengers when there was minor turbulence. The flight goes over the North and South Rim. An adventure we will never forget.

September 18, 2022

Product ID: 110698