One of the tours most requested by travelers arriving at the Grand Canyon on a coast to coast trip US is undoubtedly helicopter flying over the Grand Canyon.
On this tour there are several companies that offer sightseeing tours with flights from the airport located right at the entrance of Grand Canyon National Park in Tusayan, for their (South edge South Rim).
This way, you can complete the recommended option to visit the Grand Canyon from Las Vegas : motoring touring the historic Route 66, which then allows you to freely move around the different viewpoints of the South Rim, and fly over the Grand Canyon by helicopter.
Of course, for this tour by car you will need two days.
If you’re in Las Vegas and only have one day, you have the choice of making a tour by plane to the Grand Canyon, you can combine with helicopter flights by the West Rim , or even a ride vehicle by viewpoints of South Rim .
The helicopter flights that depart from Tusayan, on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon, are held throughout the day, if weather conditions permit.
The price depends, of course, of the company and the tour contract, the time at which the flight is and, of course, of the season.
For example, the price of a helicopter (2014) 25-30 minute company contracted with Papillon range from $ 159 per person for adults and $ 139 for children up to 11 years depending on the various factors mentioned above . On this tour you have a story to your language and make a tour of the central section of the canyon and the North Rim.
Especially in times of the year’s busiest visitor, it is essential to book online in advance of the trip. So you have insured the day and especially, when you are interested in doing the tour.
To then make the flight, you need to be at the airport half an hour before the scheduled time.
Then you have four companies that offer the service of the Grand Canyon fly in trips of different characteristics.
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