Circle above the Grand Canyon?s remarkable South Rim on a full-day air and ground tour from North Las Vegas Airport. Soar above the Las Vegas Valley and Lake Mead?s undulating shoreline and take in an aerial view of the Hoover Dam before you touch town in the National Park. Visit the canyon?s most iconic viewpoints on a 3-hour guided bus tour along the South Rim; stretch your legs and capture the scenery at frequent stops, then return to the airstrip for your return flight to Las Vegas.
Your Grand Canyon adventure starts with complimentary hotel pick you up from your hotel where you ll be transported to North Las Vegas Air Terminal near Downtown Las Vegas for flight check-in. Grab a coffee, sandwich or snack (own expense) from the onsite store before boarding your Dornier 228 turboprop aircraft.
As you settle into your comfortable window seat, your flight begins with views of the Las Vegas Valley where you ll fly by the Las Vegas Motor Speedway and over Nellis Air Force Base. You will continue on past Lake
Las Vegas which is home to many Las Vegas celebrity entertainers. Next you ll fly by the Hoover Dam, have you cameras ready for a perfect photo opportunity!
Next, you ll fly over parts of the Grand Canyon allowing you a bird"s eye view of this vast natural wonder (277 miles or 450 km long). Flight time is approximately 1 hour.
Upon arrival at the Grand Canyon South Rim, you will be transported to the park where you can walk along canyon"s rims and enjoy the stunning views. You will have time to walk along parts of the Bright Angel Trail, do some local shopping and have your box lunch. Then visit Mather Point which boasts some of the most impressive panoramic views in the entire Grand Canyon. Grand Canyon National Park is home to an abundance of wild animals so your chances of seeing deer, elk, squirrels, or California condor during the tour are good. Your driver/guide will share with you the park"s rich history and other knowledge as you journey through the park.
After your visit to the park, you will board your airplane for your 1-hour return flight to Las Vegas.