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Grand Canyon Sunset Helicopter Tour from Las Vegas provided by Maverick Helicopters

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Grand Canyon Sunset Helicopter Tour from Las Vegas

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Soar above the Grand Canyon at one of the best times of day—sunset—during this Las Vegas helicopter tour. Fly over the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, and the Las Vegas Strip, taking in views through your helicopter’s panoramic windows. A bird's-eye view of the canyon’s West Rim and a landing on a private bluff for Champagne makes this tour a great choice for couples or travelers celebrating a special occasion.
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  • Pass by Lake Mead National Recreation Area
    Pass by Hoover Dam
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    Grand Canyon West
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
    Once you reach the Grand Canyon you''ll pilot will land you deeper and further into the canyon than any other helicopter tour. You'll stop on a private bluff overlooking the Colorado River for a Champagne toast and light snack. From this incredible perch 3,500 feet below the canyon rim, celebrate and relax under an authentic Native American ramada shelter, your pilot will be happy to answer any questions you have about the canyon or your helicopter flight.
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    Pass by The Strip
  • Soar over the Grand Canyon during this sunset helicopter tour from Las Vegas
  • Ideal for celebrating a special occasion—land on a private bluff for Champagne 
  • Choose from multiple times to easily fit this tour into your schedule 
  • Hassle-free pickup and drop-off from select Las Vegas hotels included
What to Expect
Your helicopter tour starts with pickup from your Las Vegas hotel. Travel to the heliport by air-conditioned coach and board an Eco-Star helicopter to the Grand Canyon. During the flight, learn fun facts about the canyon and peer through the helicopter’s panoramic windows for spectacular aerial views of Hoover Dam and Lake Mead. Soar above the canyon’s West Rim and land on a private bluff 3,500 feet (1,066 meters) below the rim for a Champagne toast and a light snack. Look down over the mighty Colorado River and see the rock layers up close as the sun sinks into the canyon. Then hop back in the helicopter for the return trip. Fly over the Las Vegas Strip and see it lit up at night, and then end your tour with hotel drop-off in Las Vegas.
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Important Information
4h 30m
  • 45-minute (approx.) flight each way in a state-of-the-art Eco-Star helicopter
  • Landing on a private bluff in the Grand Canyon
  • Champagne toast and light snack (vegetables, fruit, crackers and cheese)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off by deluxe van
  • All taxes and fees
  • Entry/Admission - Grand Canyon West
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Due to the nature of this tour and the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers weighing over 300 lbs (136 kg or 21 stone) will be required to purchase an additional seat. This is payable directly to the tour operator on the day of the tour.
  • The total combined passenger weight (including pilot) cannot exceed 1240lbs (563kg)
  • There is a maximum capacity of seven (7) people per helicopter, plus your pilot.
  • Per FAA regulations, all passengers 18 years and older will be required to show photo ID such as a driver's license or passport at the time of check-in.
  • Due to uneven terrain at the Grand Canyon, wheelchairs are not able to be accommodated.
  • 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
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Chris wrote a review 5 Mar
Winnersh, United Kingdom1 contribution
My wife and I recently returned from Vegas and went on the Maverick Sunset tour! WOW to describe this tour is an understatement! It is well organised, well managed, gives the most amazing views! I don't want to go into too much detail and spoil everything but it is simply
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Date of experience: February 2020
Millard T wrote a review Feb 2020
3 contributions
We had the pleasure of flying with Maverick Helicopters. It was an adventure of a lifetime. Everything about Mavericks operation is first class. The views were breathtaking. Our pilot Travis was phenomenal. Very professional, knowledgeable, and nice. He also gave us a great
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Date of experience: February 2020
Response from MaverickHelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Canyon Sunset Helicopter Tour from Las Vegas
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for the kind words about our company. Our goal is to provide superior customer service and when you say that you felt that our crew was professional and accommodating it lets us know that we are doing our jobs.
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Albert0521 wrote a review Feb 2020
Hong Kong, China2 contributions
The ride was excellent, yet the landing point at the Canyon wasn't as impressive as the sight seeing points from the coach tour which I joined before.
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Date of experience: January 2020
Wendy W wrote a review Jan 2020
Rolleston, New Zealand2 contributions
This experience was very well organised from pick up to drop off. Our pilot Chris was very informative and friendly. Would highly recommend this on your bucket list when visiting Vegas.
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Date of experience: January 2020
Response from MaverickHelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Canyon Sunset Helicopter Tour from Las Vegas
Responded 20 Feb 2020
Thanks for flying with us!
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Gia wrote a review Jan 2020
Fremantle, Australia7 contributions2 helpful votes
I have a terrible fear of flying so to say I was nervous was an understatement. "Texas" made me feel at ease and he was a professional and qualified helicopter pilot. The flight out was smooth and the grand canyon landing was amazing. Had a fantastic time, a really well
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Date of experience: January 2020
Response from MaverickHelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Canyon Sunset Helicopter Tour from Las Vegas
Responded 30 Jan 2020
Glad to hear you had an amazing time!
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Chelsie Mackey
Disappointing!! Cool experience BUT we missed the views
The experience of riding in a helicopter was awesome, however... The helicopter flies in a circle
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Paignton, United Kingdom
Fabulous experience
I researched for weeks before our trip and still hadn't decided when we got to Vegas. We decided to take the
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Winnersh, United Kingdom
Most amazing thing ever!!
My wife and I recently returned from Vegas and went on the Maverick Sunset tour! WOW to describe this tour is an
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Stunning tour! Trustworthy organizer
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