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Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour

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icon4 hours  (Approx.)
Pickup from select hotels
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more
Good for avoiding crowds

Overview

Fly to the West Rim of the Grand Canyon, and soar over the canyon walls into its mysterious depths on this scenic flight from Las Vegas. Marvel at sights such as the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, and Fortification Hill from above, then feel the exhilaration of flying along the rim of the Grand Canyon. Choose from several departure times for this tour, which includes round-trip hotel transport.
  • Scenic helicopter flight to the Grand Canyon West Rim
  • See Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, and the Grand Canyon
  • Hear informative commentary from your professional pilot
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off included from Las Vegas

Why Travelers Choose This Tour

For those short on time in Vegas, this helicopter tour stays in the air for extended canyon views.
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70-minute helicopter tour
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Light refreshments
All taxes and fees
Gratuities
This operator has two meet-up options available. You can either meet at the departure point below or select a location for pick-up.
5596 Haven St , 5596 Haven St, Las Vegas, NV 89119, USA

Flights depart from Las Vegas, Nevada

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Please arrive 1 hour 30 minutes before your selected start time for pickup. Your operator can coordinate exact time and location.

This activity will end right where it started.
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers weighing over 250 pounds / 113 kilos. will be required to purchase an additional seat that is payable directly to the tour operator on the day of the tour
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Please note that the maximum weight limit for any single passenger is 375 pounds / 170 Kilos. Passengers over this weight will regrettably not be able to fly.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
  • OPERATED BY 5 Star Grand Canyon Helicopter Tours
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • 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.

Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
Are there any special requirements for pregnant women on the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:We recommend pregnant women consult a medical professional, however, we have safely flown thousands of pregnant women.
Mar 2021
Q:
Is there a minimum age to fly on the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:Any age is welcome—infants under 2 years on the day of travel fly as a lap child.
Mar 2021
Q:
On average, how long before my scheduled flight will I be picked up from my hotel for the Grand Canyon Helicopter Tour?
A:Approximately 1.5 hours prior to the departure time depending on hotel location.
Mar 2021
Q:
How long after the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour is finished will I be back at my hotel?
A:Approximately 1 hour.
Mar 2021
Q:
I don't need transport for the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour- how do I let you know?
A:There is free parking at our terminal. Let us know if you are driving yourself in the "Special Requirements" box during checkout. You can also let us know after booking by visiting 'Manage my Booking' and emailing us there.
Mar 2021
Q:
Where is the meeting point for the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:The meeting point for this tour is 5596 Haven Street, Las Vegas, NV, 89119
Oct 2021
Q:
Is there parking near the terminal for self-driving customers on the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:Yes – parking is free.
Mar 2021
Q:
Do you accommodate seating requests on the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:You can make requests; however, seating location is based on weight and balance calculations determined at flight departure time.
Mar 2021
Q:
What happens if I am over the weight limit at check-in for the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:For comfort & safety, Passengers exceeding 250 lbs will be required to purchase an additional seat at 100% of the applicable retail price. Passengers exceeding stated body weights may be off-loaded at the time of check-in without a refund.
Mar 2021
Q:
Can I take pictures with the helicopter before/after my Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:For daytime helicopter tours, we allow photos before and after with the helicopter.
Mar 2021
Q:
Do I need a photo ID for the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:Yes, all guests over 18 must provide valid photo identification such as a driver's license or passport.
Mar 2021
Q:
What do I need to bring with me on the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:If aged 18, we require photo identification. We also recommend bringing your camera/cellphone, wearing sensible footwear, layered clothing, sunglasses, and during the hotter summer months, hats and sunscreen may also be suitable.
Mar 2021
Q:
How should I dress for the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:We recommend wearing comfortable layered clothing and sensible footwear.
Mar 2021
Q:
Should I eat before the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour or wait until afterward?
A:You should do what makes you most comfortable. However, if you suffer from travel sickness, we recommend you consult a medical professional for advice on anti-sickness medicine available over the counter.
Mar 2021
Q:
What is the helicopter capacity on the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:Our helicopters hold six passengers: four seated in the rear row and two seated in the front row next to the pilot.
Mar 2021
Q:
Can I arrange a private helicopter for just my party for the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:Yes, in order to have a private helicopter, you may purchase all six seats.
Mar 2021
Q:
Do you do anything to celebrate any special occasions on the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:Yes, we can offer add-ons such as birthday cake, champagne, photos, private options, messages, flowers, etc. (at additional cost) Feel free to mention any requests in the "Special Requirements" box at checkout.
Mar 2021
Q:
What type of aircraft do you use on the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:We operate currently using the Airbus AStar AS 350 B2 model helicopter.
Mar 2021
Q:
May I bring food/drink on board with me on the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:We allow bottled water onboard the aircraft.
Mar 2021
Q:
Can my child sit on my lap during the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:No, only infants under the age of 2 can travel on laps per FAA regulations.
Mar 2021
Q:
Can a child fly without an accompanying adult on the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:Children under 17 must have an accompanying adult.
Mar 2021
Q:
Can I bring my service animal on the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:No, unfortunately, we cannot allow service animals on board the helicopter.
Mar 2021
Q:
Can I bring a medical oxygen tank on board with me on the Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:The oxygen tank must be approved by the Federal Dept. of Transportation for it to be carried in the aircraft.
Mar 2021
Q:
What happens if there is bad weather the day of my Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:If we have to cancel due to bad weather, we will attempt to reschedule your tour or provide a full refund.
Mar 2021
Q:
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
  • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
See all safety measures taken by Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
See all safety measures taken by Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour.
Q:
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
See all safety measures taken by Extended Grand Canyon West Rim Air-Only Helicopter Tour.

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  • "If you are lucky enough to sit up front with the pilot, then this experience will be much better for you." See review

Reviews

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275 Reviews

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star-5
A beautiful tour that fit nicely into our trip!
Travis_C
, Nov 2021
Very professional team that arrived right on time for our pickup at the hotel. Our driver was great, talking about the strip and different things to do around Vegas. The ride itself was amazing. The seating is a bit of a tight squeeze but very well worth it! Our pilot was exceptional and very knowledgeable about the landscape and history. I do wish we were all able to use the headsets, as only the pilot could due to COVID policy. The entire morning was well spent and we were all very glad we were able to share this experience.
icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
Travis, Thank you for the kind review. We are always excited to share customer experiences with our staff. Hope to see you on future tour experiences.
star-5
The education of the...
Tim_M
, Nov 2021
The education of the Grand Canyon and the natives that still live there. The experience was far greater than I expected!!
star-5
Top Notch!
Ben_H
, Nov 2021
Our Pilot was a lot of fun. He took the time to learn about the area which impressed me. The views were breathtaking and overall the experience was top notch.
star-5
Great experience
denise_h
, Nov 2021
Bill was a wonderful pilot. Very informative The whole experience was very memorable. Would highly recommend
star-5
We loved the tour, Bad...
LisaRubi_S
, Nov 2021
We loved the tour, Bad dog was an awesome pilot, this was our first time and hopefully not the last one.
star-5
Awe Inspiring Experienxe!
Lynn_C
, Nov 2021
This tour was amazing! Totally awe inspiring. Our pilot, Mad Dog Mike, provided history and great geological insights along the way that made it even more interesting. I would highly recommend this tour and specifically Mike, to anyone coming to Las Vegas. You will never have another adventure like this one!!
star-5
Special mention to...
Margaret_R
, Nov 2021
Special mention to check-in personnel. I forgot this person's name. Yet I wanted to say she provided excellent, warm and friendly services upon our arrival. Oh, and great photo-taker. I highly recommend paying for photo. One small sadness: our microphones did NOT work on the helicopter so none of us could interact. I took this tour before and speaking to family members and asking questions of the pilot was a big part of my experience. BIG QUESTION: Why was I not accredited the 30% discount promised for recommending you? I sent the copies of emails with my photos. Please respond.
star-5
My husband and I...
Stephanie_G
, Oct 2021
My husband and I celebrated our anniversary the BEST way to see The Grand Canyon!! Ray, our pilot, was spot in with his knowledge about the entire area! (he even threw in a couple of jokes too!🤪) Couldn’t have asked for a better trip!
star-4
Spectacular view
DanielFu
, Oct 2021
To see Grand Canyon from far above - the sun was blinding us for a tour in the morning - overall it is ok - I thought I am going to see more
star-5
A must
Elizabeth_C
, Oct 2021
The trip was great. Our pilot, Jessie, was a great pilot and tour guide. She handled the helicopter with a smooth hand. The views were amazing. Service overall from the pickup to the drop off was excellent.

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