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Valley of Fire

Witness the vibrant red and orange sandstone formations that gave this valley its name.

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From Las Vegas: Valley of Fire State Park Tour

From Las Vegas: Valley of Fire State Park Tour

Begin the tour with pickup from your hotel (pick up starts from 7 AM) in Las Vegas. Enjoy a brief stop to take in the views at the California Mojave Desert and Moapa Indian Reservation on the way to the Valley of Fire State Park. Upon arrival, listen as your guide provides an overview of the park's geological history. Trek between the towering sandstone formations, which glow fiery red in the sunlight and are responsible for the park's name. Witness amazing petrified trees and 4,000-year-old Native American petroglyphs. Learn about the seismic fault lines that created the rugged terrain and how it has eroded over time. (For oversized people, if necessary two seats, must book two tickets.) Hear about the Native American tribes who called this land home for thousands of years. Spend some time in the park's visitor center, where you can discover even more about the Valley of Fire. End the experience with hotel drop-off in Las Vegas.

Las Vegas: Valley of Fire Guided Hike with Drinks and Snacks

Las Vegas: Valley of Fire Guided Hike with Drinks and Snacks

Venture across the otherworldly landscapes of the Valley of Fire State Park on a guided hike from Las Vegas. Choose the difficulty of the hike and take in the dramatic views from the peaks. After pickup from the Las Vegas Strip or Downtown areas, enjoy a convenient and scenic transfer to the park. Upon arrival, admire views of the largest manmade lake in the United States, Lake Mead. Follow your guide through the desert wilderness and pass the petroglyph-covered walls of Nevada’s oldest State Park. As you hike, your guide will provide insightful information about the Valley of Fire, from the geology to the history. Experience mild to extreme rock scrambles that will take you to some of the most beautiful peaks and plateaus in southern Nevada. At the end of the hike, stop at the park’s visitor center before returning to Las Vegas. Available Hikes: Easy: This option is great for families and is suitable for all ages and fitness levels. This easy walk allows you to see some of the many ancient petroglyphs as well as natural arches hidden throughout the park. Moderate: You will hike at a pleasant pace, although a good level of fitness is required. Explore the dramatic red rock formations while you scramble and climb landscapes of boulders, crevasses, brush, peaks, and plateaus. Difficult: This is a more intense activity than the moderate and easy hikes and is recommended for avid hikers. You’ll cover more challenging terrain for the most captivating views.

Las Vegas: Valley of Fire Sunset Tour with Hotel Transfers

Las Vegas: Valley of Fire Sunset Tour with Hotel Transfers

Valley of Fire sunset tour from Las Vegas. Tour Starting time Winter time 2 pm afternoon. Summer time 4 pm afternoon. Enjoy the one of the unique experience what just never stop tour-company offer for you . We visit Valley of Fire State park in the afternoon hours an we staying all day way up to the sunset, to make a memorable moment and take a best picture ever. Enjoy the unforgettable view with the sunset. Tour start afternoon hours , and we spend 3 hours in the state parks. Plenty of time to enjoy the unique shape on the aztec sandstones . End of the tour we will enjoy the sunset one of the highest elevation at rainbow vista. Come and enjoy that unique one of one the lifetime experience. This unique experience going on daily bases. Just book the tour and enjoy the JNS professional hospitality

Las Vegas: Valley of Fire and Seven Magic Mountains Day Trip

Las Vegas: Valley of Fire and Seven Magic Mountains Day Trip

Unique tour Valley of Fire and Seven Magic Mountains day tour from Las Vegas . Discover Sunrise at Valley of Fire state park . Scout out the most unique spots in the Valley of Fire . After being picked up from the Las Vegas Strip, enjoy a comfortable transfer to the Valley of Fire and visit the most beautiful spots, including Elephant Rock, Cabins, and Rainbow Vista, before heading off the beaten track to find two hidden spots. As you travel, your guide will provide insightful commentary about the sights and regions, such as the 4,000-year-old petroglyphs. - Enjoy the early morning quite and unique landscape of Aztec Sandstone formations with amazing wildlife . After Valley of Fire we heading to Seven Magic Mountains. - Enjoy the unique art installation . We spend there 25 minutes. - Guided Tour with the professional educated Tour guide. Entrance fees , snacks/ bottle water included. Plenty time to enjoy the moment and take a spectacular pictures. No other company offer this special tour Thats why we are special !! Just book the tour and enjoy the JNS professional hospitality. At the end of your trip, sit back and relax on your return transfer to the Las Vegas Strip

Las Vegas: Hoover Dam, Valley of Fire, Boulder City Day Tour

Las Vegas: Hoover Dam, Valley of Fire, Boulder City Day Tour

*THIS ACTIVITY REQUIRES A MINIMUM OF 2 PARTICIPANTS OR MORE TO TAKE PLACE* *The vehicle provided for this activity will depend on the group size. It can be a 13-passenger van, a 7-passenger full-size SUV, or a 5-seater regular sedan.* Don't miss this incredible opportunity to explore the two most iconic destinations outside of Las Vegas in just one day! Our Small Group Tour from Las Vegas offers a thrilling adventure through the stunning Valley of Fire and the awe-inspiring Hoover Dam. With limited spots available, act fast to secure your place and make unforgettable memories on this action-packed excursion. Limited spots during summertime! WHAT TO EXPECT: Get picked up at your hotel in Las Vegas and begin your day at the Boulder City Hoover Dam Museum. Delve into the fascinating history and engineering marvels that surround this iconic landmark. Next, enjoy an up-close encounter with the awe-inspiring Hoover Dam itself. Stand in awe as you witness the power of this colossal structure, a true testament to human achievement. Afterward, take a scenic drive by the breathtaking Lake Mead Recreational area. See the sparkling waters of Lake Mead, a shimmering oasis amidst the desert landscape, and take in stunning panoramic views of the area. Finally, visit the Valley of Fire, a true gem of nature's artistry. Walk among towering red sandstone formations that seem to glow in fiery hues under the desert sun. Get dropped off back at your hotel in Las Vegas at the end of the tour.

Valley of Fire Tour from Las Vegas

Valley of Fire Tour from Las Vegas

See Nature's Works-of-Art Come with us to explore one of Nevada's most visually stunning sites! The surroundings are loaded with vibrant color, fantastic rock formations, and world-class petroglyphs. You'll see nature's work-of-art at Rainbow Vista, Atlatl Rock, and Fire Canyon with petrified sand dunes sculpted into amazing shapes and contours only wind, water, and time could create. Through your travels you'll experience the magnificent backdrop of the Mojave Desert and learn about many Native American cultures. Transportation: Luxurious yet rugged, The Tour Trekker is the first-of-its-kind, high-end, all-terrain vehicle, designed and licensed to be custom-built to be THE ultimate tour vehicle. The Tour Trekker seats 10 passengers comfortably, while preserving an intimate "small group experience." Each fully-loaded Tour Trekker offers guests a state-of-the-art designed interior that includes reclining leather captain seats, 15-inch DVD players, large tinted windows for unparalleled viewing, cross compartment A/C venting increasing passenger comfort and foam insulated walls for a quieter ride and superb climate control. The longer wheel base provides a smoother ride with dual rear wheel enhancing stability and safety.

Las Vegas: Antelope, Monument Valley, & Horseshoe 3-Day Tour

Las Vegas: Antelope, Monument Valley, & Horseshoe 3-Day Tour

Get back to nature and encounter the dramatic rock formations of Arizona on a three-day trip into Monument Valley, Antelope Canyon, and the Valley of Fire. Take a jeep tour of the Navajo Nation with a native guide, and get spectacular views from Horseshoe Bend. Avail of the chance to shop at the boutique stores and arts and craft shops of Sedona and more. Day 1: Las Vegas – Sedona Start the day by traveling across the Mojave Desert and head up the Colorado Plateau. Journey along historic Route 66 as you make your way to Sedona. Then, take in the spectacular landscape of Oak Creek Canyon as it descends 2,000 feet (610 meters) to the valley floor. Stop to take photos of the red rocks and surroundings at the Oak Creek Canyon Overlook and Slide Rock State Park. Break for lunch in Sedona and browse the authentic Native American arts and crafts stores. Then, head into the surrounding desert to visit the Chapel of the Holy Cross and get panoramic views of Sedona's red rock formations, including Bell Rock, Courthouse Butte and Cathedral Rock. Depart Sedona in the late afternoon and drive to Page for your overnight stay at Clarion Inn. Day 2: Monument Valley – Horseshoe Bend Head into Monument Valley to discover one of the Iconic symbols of the American West. Venture deep into the heart of the autonomous Navajo Nation, where the sandstone rocks tower from 400 to 1,000 feet (up to 300 meters) tall. Marvel at the near-vertical mesa buttes and see indigenous shrubs and trees. Take a jeep tour led by a member of the Navajo tribe, and go down into the valley to experience firsthand why they call this land “like no other place on earth.” Then, head to the mighty Colorado River. Visit Horseshoe Bend for a spectacular view, unique to the region. Continue to Lake Powell for your overnight stay at the Clarion Inn in Page. Day 3: Friday Antelope Canyon – Valley of Fire – Las Vegas Start the day where “the water runs through the rocks” as per the local Navajo folklore. Tour the Antelope Canyon and visit the spectacular dunes created by the wind, water, and sand; there are no words to aptly describe these formations created by Mother Nature. After the tour, depart this amazing area and start making your way back to Las Vegas, along the way stopping for a lunch break and then visiting the “Valley of Fire,” named for the magnificent red sandstone formations created from shifting sands and dunes during the age of the dinosaurs more than 150 million years ago. The visit is timed to be able to see the appearance of the valley being on “fire” when reflecting the powerful sun’s rays into the valley (weather permitting). Depart the Park for an early evening arrival in Las Vegas.

Las Vegas: Valley of Fire and Seven Magic Mountains

Las Vegas: Valley of Fire and Seven Magic Mountains

Journey through some of Nevada's most breathtaking landscapes have the chance to explore ancient petroglyphs and witness the incredible intersection of nature and art at Seven Magic Mountains on this day trip from Vegas. Your adventure begins with a scenic drive to Valley of Fire State Park, known for its stunning red sandstone formations and ancient petroglyphs. Begin at Elephant Rock, a towering rock formation that resembles an elephant. Admire the natural beauty of the park and snap some photos. Next, you'll head to Atlatl Rock, where you'll see some of the park's ancient petroglyphs, which were created by Native Americans over 2,000 years ago. The petroglyphs depict animals, humans, and other symbols, and offer a fascinating glimpse into the history and culture of the region. From there, visit Seven Sisters, a series of towering rock formations that resemble seven towering sisters. This is another great spot for taking photos and soaking up the awe-inspiring beauty of the park. You'll then have the option to hike one of three trails: Fire Wave, Rainbow Vista, or White Domes. Fire Wave is a short, easy hike that leads to a unique sandstone formation that resembles an ocean wave. Choose Rainbow Vista, which offers panoramic views of the park's colorful rock formations. Try the White Domes which takes you on a scenic journey through narrow canyons and slot canyons. After a morning adventure in the park, head to Seven Magic Mountains, a stunning art installation located in the Mojave Desert just outside of Las Vegas. See the bold, colorful display of seven towering pillars made from locally-sourced boulders stacked on top of each other created by Ugo Rondinone. Take in the bright, fluorescent-colored pillars, which rise up to 30 feet high and stand out against the natural desert landscape. The installation is a surreal sight and offers some incredible photo opportunities. Enjoy a must-see attraction for art lovers and nature enthusiasts alike. Finally, Wrap up your tour at around 2 or 3 PM and be dropped back at your hotel on the Las Vegas Strip.

Lake Mead: Valley of Fire Self-Guided Driving Audio Tour

Lake Mead: Valley of Fire Self-Guided Driving Audio Tour

Explore Lake Mead and its surroundings on a self-guided audio tour while driving through the area. Discover notable landmarks like the Hoover Dam, the Valley of Fire State Park, and the site of a B-29 plane crash. Start by downloading the Action Tour Guide app, which will function as your personal tour guide, audio tour, and map. Purchase one tour per car, not per person. Everyone listens together! Embark on an exploration of Lake Mead's natural beauty and historical richness with this self-guided driving tour. Begin at the Lake Mead Visitor Center, where you can gather insights about the area's ecology and management. Next, the Lakeview Overlook offers breathtaking views of the expansive reservoir, a perfect spot for panoramic photos. Continue to the Lake Mead Marina to see boating activities up close or perhaps embark on a water excursion yourself. Delve into the history and culture of the Colorado River Tribes, highlighting the indigenous heritage of the region. Visit Hatchery Saddle Point and the Owl Canyon Trailhead which provide opportunities for scenic hikes and bird watching. Uncover tales of the Lake Mead Gold Rush, steamboats, and the monumental Hoover Dam at designated stops, each narrating a chapter of human endeavor and natural transformation. Hear the stories of the Ahvote, Ute, and Paiute tribes, adding depth to your understanding of the area's native inhabitants. Explore trails like North Shore Summit, Anniversary Narrows, and Callville Wash which lead through unique landscapes and geological formations. Learn about the delicate desert ecosystem, introducing the mesquite and repulsive trees, before diving into the fascinating world of fossils found around Lake Mead. Find out about the diverse aquatic life that calls the lake home and the intriguing history of the B-29 plane crash. As you drive, witness the stark reality of the MegaDrought and its impact on the drying of Lake Mead, offering a sobering look at climate change effects. Finish at the Valley of Fire State Park, a geological wonderland of red sandstone formations and ancient petroglyphs.

Las Vegas: Valley Of Fire State Park Tour

Las Vegas: Valley Of Fire State Park Tour

Escape the noise of Las Vegas and get away from it all on a shared group or private guided tour through the Valley of Fire State Park. Admire the beautiful views of red sandstone formations far away from the chaos and glitz of Sin City with your guide. Start with pickup from your hotel within the city and journey northeast to Valley of Fire State Park located in the Mojave Desert. Walk through some of the 46,000 acres of red Aztec sandstone blended with gray and tan-colored limestone. Bottled water and snacks are also provided during the hike. Admire the variety of plants and flowers to be found in the area. See cacti like beavertail and cholla as well as creosote bush, burro bush, and brittlebush.  Your guide will show the best places for stunning scenic photos. Stop at several viewpoints and photograph picturesque arches, buttes, and canyons. After your tour, relax on the scenic journey back to Las Vegas.

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Had a great time, meet some new people. Had a great guide Jonas gave a a wonderful presentation of the history of the park, .took some beautiful pictures. Wanted some memories with my daughter and granddaughter. Thank you!!!

It was great! Our driver Janos made the trip very informative and fun. He sure knew a lot and shared it with us. Overall I would say we had an excellent tour.

Max was very nice , he showed us wonderful hidden gems for perfect pictures.. over all very comfortable , informative and fun

Jonas was really a cool guide, it was a relaxing and enjoyable trip. Highly the recommend the guide and the trip.

The guide was great. The transportation was not comfortable