Best Grand Canyon tours from Las Vegas
Here are the best Grand Canyon tours from Las Vegas! There are so many things to see and do at all three Rims. At Grand West, you can visit the famous Skywalk bridge, enjoy the views from Guano Point and Eagle Point, go below the rim, take a boat tour or raft the Colorad River and visit the Hualapai Indian village. At the South Rim you can admire the views from Mather Point and Yavapai Point and hike along the Bright Angel Trail. At North Rim (operational during spring-summer-fall) you can ride an ATV and a take guided Polaris Ranger tour. The most popular ways to get to the Grand Canyon from Las Vegas are helicopter rides, airplane tours and jeep tours . All of these tours include transportation from/to hotel.
Grand Canyon Helicopter Tours
The most incredible way to explore this impressive natural wonder, of course, taking Grand Canyon tours from Las Vegas by helicopter. No wonder that helicopter tours are so popular in Vegas - they are affordable, and the panoramic views of the canyon itself and the horizon are to die for, and if you take photos or video you will be able to relive the experience over and over again. Descending into the canyon by helicopter is included in many other tours - the trip usually lasts no longer than 10 minutes each way.
Grand Canyon Skywalk Tours
Skywalk is one of the most impressive structures in the world - if you don't believe me, look at the photo. You can't beat the 360° aerial view of the canyon even with a helicopter flight! You can find Grand Canyon tours from Las Vegas to the Skywalk for any taste and budget: from the most luxurious tours that include Skywalk, helicopter and landing at the bottom to quick and easy day trip from Las Vegas by coach with Skywalk and Hoover Dam.
Grand Canyon Air Tours
Choose Grand Canyon tours from Las Vegas by airplane for a fast and efficient way to explore this magnificent National Park! Airplanes fly from Las Vegas to the West, South Rim and North Rim of the canyon and can take from a couple of hours to an entire day. You can combine your airplane flight with a descent on a helicopter to the bottom of the canyon, with a boat ride, a visit to the Skywalk or you could spend an entire day at a real Western ranch!
Grand Canyon Jeep Tours
Grand Canyon tours from Las Vegas by Pink Jeeps are very popular thanks to their comfort. Once you arrive, you have multiple options such as taking a helicopter ride or a boat ride with Skywalk.
Most of the Grand Canyon jeep tours I recommend here take place in luxury Pink Jeeps, which are comfortable air conditioned jeeps/SUV, specifically designed for sightseeing. But if you prefer an extreme off-road experience, you can find an excellent Hummer tour.
Grand Canyon Rafting Tours
One of the most exciting ways to explore the Grand Canyon is rafting Colorado River. There are many different Grand Canyon tours in oar, paddle or motorized rafts. Tours last anywhere from 1 day to two weeks - for the most adventurous. Most rafting tours operate between April and October, but you can also find tours that work year round.
Grand Canyon Bus Tours
Grand Canyon tours from Las Vegas by bus are a great introduction for beginners. Not to mention that they are usually cheaper than other trips! Some of these Grand Canyon bus trips include optional Skywalk, which is a new observation point with the most breathtaking view of the Grand Canyon. Other tours include airplane or helicopter flight, or an optional boat. You can easily customize most tours to include or exclude the optional upgrades.
Grand Canyon Multi Day Tours
There are many extended multi-day Grand Canyon tours from Las Vegas that also include other parks (Yellowstone, Bryce Canyon, Zion) and cities such as San Francisco, Los Angeles, and other attractions such as Universal Studios or Disneyland. There is no better way to explore the wonders of the world than taking Grand Canyon vacation tour with one of the most trusted tour companies that we carefully researched and are happy to recommend.
Grand Canyon Train Tours
Train tours are probably the most fun way to get to the Grand Canyon. Most of the trains depart from Williams, Arizona, so you will probably need to drive there by yourself, take a shuttle bus or get one available Grand Canyon tour from Las Vegas by train with transportation.
Some Grand Canyon tours by train are conducted in a restored, authentically looking train that reminds you of the 1950s. On the train, you will be entertained by country music and other shows! Only one train tour departs from Las Vegas, with a bus transfer.
Grand Canyon Western Experience with Horseback or Wagon Ride
A fabulous Grand Canyon tour from Vegas for you to book that features an Old West experience is the Western Experience with Horseback or Wagon Ride Tour. Your 8-hour journey starts with free pick-up service at selected hotels where you will then be driven to Hoover Dam for a quick photo op. Then you will travel through Lake Mead National Recreation Area until you reach the Grand Canyon Western Ranch. Here you have your choice of a horseback ride through the Joshua Tree Forest on part of the historic Mormon Trail or a wagon ride through the desert landscape where you can view a large roaming buffalo herd. Then you will be treated to an old-fashioned western style BBQ lunch. While you are devouring your meal you will listen to stories of the ranch, the native Indians from the area, and live music. Your Grand Canyon trip concludes with drop-off service back at selected Las Vegas hotels.
Grand Canyon ATV and Air Tour
The Grand Canyon is one of the world's most impressive sights and exploring it from the air and on a Grand Canyon tour from Las Vegas makes for an unforgettable experience. This tour offers both activities on a day filled with fun, adventure and exhilaration. You will collected at your hotel and taken to the Boulder City Airport. Here you will climb aboard a special plane, adapted for sight-seeing. It has raised wings and huge windows offering 360 degree views. Soar over the Hoover Dam and Lake Mead. Listen as your captain gives you information about landmarks you are seeing. You will then land at a remote airport on the North Rim of the Canyon where you have astounding views not seen from the usual tourist lookouts. Next is a thrilling ATV ride in a Polaris Ranger to explore the Canyon Rim. Get geared up, have a quick lesson and a safety briefing and head out into the Canyon to experience the most amazing sights. The 4x4 trail takes you 3000 feet above the Colorado River, through the Lake Mead Recreation Area and the Whitmore Canyon. You will need a head for heights as you peer down the sheer drop of canyon walls! Catch your breath and follow your guide to the Ranch where you will be treated to a fabulous barbecued beef sandwich followed by delectable chocolate-chip cookies. Your trip flies you back to the terminal and then returns you to your hotel. This is an experience not to be missed!
Grand Canyon, Hoover Dam And Route 66
A superb way for you to see some incredible natural landscape, historic items, and an engineering marvel is to try the Grand Canyon National Park Hoover Dam, and Route 66 Small Group Tour from Las Vegas. This 14-hour Grand Canyon tour from Las Vegas starts with free pick-up service from your hotel. You will be transported in a customized sightseeing vehicle until you reach the Hoover Dam. Here you can gaze at the Colorado River and take numerous photos. Next stop is Grand Canyon National Park where you will have 3-hours to soak up the unique landscape while hiking or resting on the canyon rim at one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. From here you will take the historic Route 66 back to Las Vegas while enjoying the historic sights and buildings along the way. Your excursion concludes with drop-off service at your hotel.