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Air Tour from Grand Canyon West

Highlights
  • Entrance fees to the West Rim included
  • 20-minute flight for epic aerial views
  • In-depth narration on the sights from the pilot
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Air Tour from Grand Canyon West
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Air Tour from Grand Canyon West
From USD 149.99
Overview
Get the best possible views of the Gran Canyon on this air tour from the West Rim. Booking an air tour means you'll be guaranteed the best aerial perspective of the Grand Canyon's landmarks and highlights, accompanied by in-depth commentary from your pilot. Highlights include Skywalk Bridge, Guano Point, and others. Included shuttle to other points of interest around the canyon makes it easy to keep exploring upon return from your flight.
What to Expect
Visitors at the West Rim can now enjoy the excitement of a Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines flight over the canyon’s extraordinary landmarks. This air tour departs from the Grand Canyon West air terminal. Passengers will enjoy breathtaking views above the famous Skywalk Bridge, Guano Point, and other points of interest within Grand Canyon West. Narration during the flight will provide interesting facts and the history of this ancient landmark. Passengers will return to the air terminal to continue their day of exploration at Grand Canyon West. Included in this package is access to the park's shuttle to multiple points on the rim of the canyon.
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Reviews (29)
1 - 5 of 29 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Exactly as good as promoted: amazing experience

Great experience, flight lasted around 40min, very nice view. Nothing to complain about, no surprise (good or bad)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LordLeeSoCacti
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for flying with us, and for your support! We would love to fly with you again! Sincerely, Papillon Management

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Papillon lack of personal service

Flying over the Canyon was amazing but we would never book with Papillon again. They are more concerned with getting you in and out. They didn’t check to see if you had any issues. My husband couldn’t see out the windows because there was rooter...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kathleen P
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thank you for taking time to provide us with your feedback. Due to the flight restrictions set by the FAA and the National Park, our South Rim operations dictate that all helicopters are to be "hot loaded," which means that passengers embark and disembark while...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018
An Excellent Tour - Must Do!!

We loved every minute of this tour. It was an amazing experience to fly over the Hoover Dam & Canyon, then float on the mighty Colorado River and then take in the sights over the south rim of the Grand Canyon. There was plenty of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Rachel K
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

We're happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour! Sounds like you enjoyed a perfect day at the Grand Canyon. Thank you for flying with us! Sincerely, Papillon Management

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Papillon "OVER THE EDGE HELICOPTER AND BOAT" Tour Grand Canyon West

Awesome Grand Canyon but disappointing "ship 'em in & out tour".... It goes without saying you must experience this trip if you can. The Grand Canyon is AWESOME, but to fly down into it, land by the side of the Colorado River, & then be...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank AtlanticWings
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

We appreciate you taking time to post a balanced review, and we will be passing along this important feedback to our management team. We sincerely apologize that you felt rushed during your tour, as a result of the "hot loading" we must do to load...More

Reviewed 13 July 2018
Good but could have been a lot better

We had both a good and negative experience. Overall, the experience dealing with their customer service people over the phone and when we checked in was excellent. The reps were friendly and helpful, and we felt welcomed and appreciated by the people we came into...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Rachel L
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you for providing this feedback. We responded to your email regarding this issue, but we appreciate the chance to address this again. Due to the flight restrictions set by the FAA and the National Park, our South Rim operations dictate that all helicopters are...More

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