West Rim helicopter tours let you view the widest and deepest parts of the Grand Canyon! Travel from Las Vegas on our luxury tour bus and see the extraordinary scenery along the way of the Mojave Desert. Once at the West Rim the helicopter ride offers unbelievable photo opportunities and a chance to learn more about one of the greatest wonders on Earth.
At Grand Canyon West, you will have the opportunity to ride the shuttle to Eagle Point, the first lookout. There you will witness the incredible view of the eagle shaped rock formation that takes everyone’s breath away. And it’s true that it is something that can only be truly appreciated in person. Your memories at the Grand Canyon West Home of Hualapai should last you a lifetime. During your stop at Eagle Point, you will see a Native American Indian Village, and it demonstrates some existing dwellings used by Native American tribes in times of old. And get this the famous Skywalk and Skywalk gift shop located at Eagle Point too.
Your day trip doesn’t end with the Grand Canyon. See the Hoover Dam up close and personal on the way back to Las Vegas. All of our luxury bus tours include a step-on tour guide that will join and guide you to popular interest points. Some of the interest points include the Welcome Center, Eagle Point, Guano Point, and Hualapai Ranch. We offer unlimited bottled water, breakfast snack, and lunch. Our guides and drivers are friendly and professional.
As our guest, you will spend 4 hours at the Grand Canyon West Rim on a grand adventure tour.
Guests will have an opportunity to visit the Welcome Center, Eagle Point, Guano Point, and Hualapai Ranch.
We provide pick up and drop off near and around most hotels. Don’t see your meeting spot for pick up on the list? Please contact us to help arrange for transportation to a convenient meeting spot for pick up.
Want to see the Hoover Dam? We stop there too. Guests will spend 15-20 minutes at the Hoover Dam. Pull out your cameras to capture one of the greatest engineering marvels in the world.
What’s a tour without a meal? Yes, meals are included. You will get to enjoy an Artisan Deli Lunch with your choice of Turkey, Ham or Veggie along with chips, fruit and a cookie. We also provide breakfast snacks.
Our drivers care about you. Yes, our drivers are tour guides that are professional, knowledgeable, and friendly.
Plenty of water is provided on tour.
We provide luxury buses that are clean and comfortable.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours from the start of tour.
We DO NOT use a check-in terminal; we leave directly after hotel pickups.
There are no additional fees on the day of tour.
No fuel surcharge.
A restroom is located on the tour bus.
Informational movies and family friendly entertainment are provided during some stretches.
Times are approximate and are subject to change.
The price of admission to the Skywalk is NOT included in the tour.
Skywalk tickets can be purchased onsite for $25.
Pick-ups will begin approximately 7 AM.
Duration – Approximately 11 hours
Entrance fee to the Grand Canyon West Rim is included in the price of tour.
Spend 4 total hours at Grand Canyon West
The helicopter trip/boat combo experience is approximately an hour long. Grand Vegas Tours does not operate this service and the amount of time it takes is subject to the helicopter and boat operators.
Your flight is above and beyond the rim of the Grand Canyon and its duration is approximately 10-15 minutes.
Pontoon boat ride is approximately 10 minutes.
Make sure to bring your government issued ID.
7:00 AM begin pickups
Spend 4 hours at Grand Canyon West
15 to 20-minute stop at Hoover Dam
*All times are approximate and are subject to change
Does the tour include food and beverage?
We provide unlimited bottled water on all tours. A light breakfast snack and lunch is provided on our day trips to the Grand Canyon.
Do you stop at the Hoover Dam?
Yes, we offer a four-hour Hoover Dam Classic Tour. Also, our Grand Canyon tours include a photo stop at the Hoover Dam which is approximately 15 to 20 minutes long.
Do you accept gratuity?
Tips are accepted and appreciated for a job well done. We suggest a 10% tip minimum which is industry standard.
Do you have to be super fit to walk the Grand Canyon?
Our day trips are not strenuous hikes, and typically you are given a few hours to move at a pace that is comfortable for you. Guests do not have to be super fit to sightsee on our day trips.
What items should we bring?
Bring your camera to capture and preserve beautiful memories. A government issued photo ID is required for all flight tours. Other helpful things to bring are beverages with a screw-on cap, sunscreen, sunglasses and cash or credit cards if you are planning to purchase anything such as souvenirs!
What should we wear?
We recommend comfortable walking shoes and for the summer months’ wear sun block and hats for protection. Dressing in layers is also suggested as summer monsoon storms are common. For the winter months’ dress in warm clothing.
What is your cancellation policy?
We offer free cancellation up to 24 hours from the start of the tour. Cancellations received less than 24 hours will not be refunded. To be considered for a refund, please send your communication to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are there any additional fees or surcharges?
There is no fuel surcharge, and there are no other charges on the day of the tour.
What is your policy on camera equipment?
If you have camera equipment, please make sure that everything can sit comfortably in your lap.
Is there a bathroom located on the bus?
Yes, for your convenience a restroom is located on the tour bus.
Does the bus have free WIFI?
Yes, the WIFI is provided free of charge, although it is dependent upon a clear cell phone signal.
How is the weather at the Grand Canyon?
The Grand Canyon has seasonal weather. Please check the weather report for Grand Canyon, Arizona before your visit. Sunscreen and hats are highly recommended during the summer months. Grand Vegas Tours may choose to operate all tours as long as the weather conditions do not pose a safety concern.