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Grand Canyon South Rim Day Trip from Las Vegas with Optional Helicopter Tour provided by Detours of Nevada

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Grand Canyon South Rim Day Trip from Las Vegas with Optional Helicopter Tour

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Overview
This Grand Canyon sightseeing tour provides an easy solution for visiting the Grand Canyon from Las Vegas in just one day. Hassle-free transportation takes you door-to-door from your hotel to top South Rim attractions including Bright Angel Trail, Yavapai Point, and Mather Point, with an upgrade to include a helicopter tour. Throughout the tour, your guide entertains you with fun facts about the canyon you might miss on your own.
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You’ll have 2 starting options
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  • 1
    Route 66
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 2
    Grand Canyon South Rim
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • 3
    Mather Point
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Bright Angel Trail
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    Yavapai Point
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission included
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  • 6
    South Kaibab Trail
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Pass by Painted Desert
    Pass by Grand Canyon Desert View Watchtower
    Pass by The Las Vegas Strip
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Highlights
  • See multiple Grand Canyon sites from Las Vegas in just one day
  • Visit South Rim, Mather Point; upgrade for a helicopter flight
  • Picnic lunch, snacks, and drinks included to keep you fueled
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from Las Vegas for ease
What to Expect
Begin your Grand Canyon day tour with hotel pickup in Las Vegas. Catch up on sleep or admire desert views as your driver safely makes the trip to the Grand Canyon. Upon arrival, drive along the Rim Trail, learning about the canyon from your guide as you go. Take plenty of photo stops and eat a picnic lunch. Then, visit Native American shops and stop by the Grand Canyon Visitor Center for a commemorative passport stamp before returning to Las Vegas. Upgrade to include a helicopter ride through the deepest and widest part of the Grand Canyon and over the Colorado River.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada Grand Canyon National Park, Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona
Duration
12h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation by air-conditioned minivan
  • Professional guide
  • Snack and bottle water
  • Boxed deli-style lunch
  • Bottled water
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Entry/Admission - Grand Canyon South Rim
  • Entry/Admission - Mather Point
  • Entry/Admission - Bright Angel Trail
  • Entry/Admission - Yavapai Point
Exclusions
  • 45- minute helicopter flight (unless option selected)
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - South Kaibab Trail
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • If booking tour with helicopter, all passenger weights MUST be advised at time of booking
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers weighing over 275lbs (125 kg / 19.5 stone) will be required to purchase an additional seat. This is payable directly to the tour operator on the day of the tour.
  • If you do not select the helicopter upgrade, please place 'N/A' in the Passenger Weights field at checkout.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 13 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Virginia G wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
South Rim Grand Canyon tour is a must! Jimmy “Vegas” was our tour guide (myself and 2 friends) and he took such good care of us. The day was incredible and we were pampered from the start. Jimmy has so much knowledge about the Canyon, small towns on the way and history of the
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from DETOURSofNV, Manager at Grand Canyon South Rim Day Trip from Las Vegas with Optional Helicopter Tour
Responded 24 Nov 2019
We agree, South Rim Grand Canyon tours are a must! We're glad Jimmy Vegas was able to take care of you and make your tour excellent! We've got plenty more in the Southwest to show off so we hope to see you again soon!
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Minju Li wrote a review Oct 2019
Orange County, California1 contribution
This is a very well organized tour and I couldn't be more happier with this whole experience. Everything went smooth and our tour guide James was super nice! He is very knowledgeable and has such good vibe. It was a long way to get there but James made sure to give us
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from DETOURSofArizona, Manager at Grand Canyon South Rim Day Trip from Las Vegas with Optional Helicopter Tour
Responded 14 Oct 2019
Thank you for leaving this unforgettable review! We appreciate the kind words and cannot thank you enough for taking the time to write this review, sharing your experience with DETOURS. We're glad you enjoyed yourself and we hope to see you again soon! We've got plenty more destinations for you to experience with us. :)
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Dana S wrote a review Sep 2019
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Had an amazing time with Jimmy as guide, the trip was well worth it. Travelled across the Mojave, took the Route 66, visited Seligman and Williams, reached the Grand Canyon National Park where we went on a helicopter ride. Can’t miss the view from above! Then we walked across
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from DETOURSofArizona, Manager at Grand Canyon South Rim Day Trip from Las Vegas with Optional Helicopter Tour
Responded 23 Sep 2019
Hello Dana! Thank you for reaching out to DETOURS with your kind words. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed yourself, the Grand Canyon is simply a treat. You know what they say: "Nothing ventured, nothing gained!" We hope yo see you again soon, and thank you for the recommendation and kudos to Jimmy! :)
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ShoppersAus wrote a review Jun 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates5 contributions4 helpful votes
Highlights of this tour include the fantastic tour vehicle, very comfortable seats, our lovely guide Greg was wonderful - very informative and friendly and made it super fun. This is one of the few tours departing from Las Vegas visiting the South Rim and with the longer
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from DETOURSofNV, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Canyon South Rim Day Trip from Las Vegas with Optional Helicopter Tour
Responded 12 Jun 2019
Fantastic!… And thank you for joining us for a tour to the Grand Canyon, with the helicopter ride! We appreciate you taking a moment to sharing your very kind words about your experience, and were thrilled that your guide, Greg, was very informative and friendly and made your day extra special! We hope you’ll come join us for another adventure exploring more of our beautiful corner of the country, before too long. Until then, be well!
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Rachelle G wrote a review May 2019
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Our driver, Greg, was AMAZING! he picked us up at our hotel in Las Vegas on the strip a few minutes early (which was perfect as we were ready to go!). Once we picked up all the other guests at their hotels we set off on our adventure for the day. Greg informed us of all the
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from DETOURSofNV, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Canyon South Rim Day Trip from Las Vegas with Optional Helicopter Tour
Responded 22 May 2019
Wow!… Thanks Rachelle for the opportunity to create a once-in-a-lifetime adventure for you and yours to the Grand Canyon and for taking the time to leave your very nice review. It was our pleasure to have you all with us and we’re thrilled that you thoroughly enjoyed the service that Greg provided during your journey, as your guide. Greg prides himself in not only smoothly handling all of the logistics, especially given the couple curve-balls that Mother Nature through our way, but also being very knowledgeable on all aspects of Arizona, and especially the Grand Canyon, to help our guests maximize their time, while taking in this amazing place. Please do come see us again, when you’re ready for another adventure exploring more of our beautiful corner of the country. We have so much more to show you!
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Been a wonderful experience with Thomas as our guide, been so fun and really a great guy. Totally worth the trip!!
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Our Tour Guide Thomas
Thomas was an excellent tour guide and made the tour so much fun. Glad we were able to have him as our guide. Very
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GREAT Tour!
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A Dam Good Tour with Thomas!
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Highly recommend!
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Key Details
  • Duration: 12h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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