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Scenic Airlines is the largest and most experienced aerial tour operator in the world, specializing in Grand Canyon airplane tours. In 1967, Scenic Airlines flew it's first sightseeing tour and has since been an pioneer in the aerial sightseeing...more
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871 Liberator Dr, Grand Canyon National Park Airport, Tusayan, AZ 86023
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Reviewed 1 week ago

All people very friendly - We spent all day visiting also Antelope canyon and rafting on Colorado River

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lucia D
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Fantastic experience ticked all the boxes which we wanted. Flying put of Grand Canyon , was easy to find and park.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Martyn E
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Sounds like you had a perfect day at the Grand Canyon! We're thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed the tour, and that the process from start to finish went smoothly. Thank you for touring with us! Sincerely, Scenic Airlines Management

Reviewed 20 September 2018

We took the 45 minute flight over the Grand Canyon. The terminal was easy to locate, the check in process was efficient and the waiting area comfortable. We had expected to be on a Twin Otter aircraft but instead flew on a Cessna Grand Caravan...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank kevin b
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

We're happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour! Thank you for choosing us to show you the Grand Canyon! Sincerely, Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines Management

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We had the 11 o'clock flight. The pilots were really friendly. We all had a windowseat. The views were amazing. The left side of the plane did get better views though.It was a fantastic experience to see the canyon from up above. Ik would reccommend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank angela E
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

We're happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour! We appreciate your business and for choosing us to show you the Grand Canyon. Sincerely, Scenic Airlines Management

Reviewed 8 August 2018

We booked a 45min aeroplane ride from the south rim airport and it was fantastic, from the minute you arrive you are dealt with very professionally. The ride was out of this world it the only way to see the canyon. I would recommend this...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Martin W
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank YOU for flying with us! It was our pleasure. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your vacation. Sincerely, Scenic Airlines Management

Reviewed 2 August 2018

We had booked a 45 min plane trip and the views were stunning. Best views on left of plane (if they always go that way round). Went over the canyon to the North rim and back round. I missed how to change my headphones to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Susan J
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you for taking time to post a balanced review, we appreciate your feedback! We apologize that the trip was bumpy and left you feeling uneasy -- but we're happy to hear that you enjoyed the views and seeing the Grand Canyon from the air....More

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

This was a superb day out. They collected us from the hotel on time, took us to Boulder City airport and then onto a little plane to the Canyon. The plane ride was a little bumpy but we had great views from it. The helicopter...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Cookiemonster171
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Thank you for taking time to post a review, we appreciate the feedback! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour package at the south rim. Just a note -- the National Park and the FAA strictly manage the airspace and prohibit any tour...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018

Our family of 4 booked this trip due to limited time during our vacation to see the Grand Canyon. I thought it would the perfect solution and sounded like fun. I have two girls, 20 and 14. We all enjoyed the short plane ride over...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Stacie H
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for taking time to post a balanced review - we appreciate your feedback and are happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your vacation! Respectfully, Scenic Airlines Management

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and children (18,19) had a great time on this trip! The early morning plane ride was terrific, and as we had read before, it’s best to sit on the left side of the plane for the best views! The off road driving in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rxmomof2
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for taking time to post a review, and we are happy to hear how much you and your family enjoyed the tour! We hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit to the desert southwest. Respectfully, Scenic Airlines Management

Reviewed 1 June 2018

We were really looking forward to the 'Scenic Canyon River Adventure' tour that was offered through Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines. To take you through the process, let us start at the beginning: You arrive at the airport, where you were promised a breakfast prior to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
4  Thank Kathleen Q
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Thank you for taking time to post a balanced review and for alerting us to your tour experience. We apologize that the overall tour did not meet your expectations. Our Guest Relations department may be able to assist you if there were portions of the...More

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Melli36
28 August 2018|
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Response from PapillonHelicopters | Property representative |
Our reservations department will be able to provide your shuttle options. Please email them at res . las @ papillon . com for assistance.
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pool_lover_46
25 March 2018|
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Response from PapillonHelicopters | Property representative |
We operate our tours everyday of the year, except Christmas Day -- weather permitting.
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neechofish
14 January 2018|
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Response from PapillonHelicopters | Property representative |
This is a great question for our reservations department. They may be able to book two separate legs of flight to and from the Grand Canyon, not as a full tour. Please email them at res . las @ papillon . com for assistance... More
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