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Family Grand Canyon Tours

Papillon's limited time Grand Canyon "Family Flights" experience ensures your health and safety by dedicating an entire helicopter or airplane to your family and friend group. See the spectacular Grand Canyon from the comfort and safety of your own private aircraft.

Helicopter Tours

Rainbow livery Grand Canyon Tour helicopter

North Canyon Family Flight

This Grand Canyon helicopter tour shows you aerial views of the deepest and widest parts of the South Rim, as well as the Colorado River, the Kaibab Forest, and plenty of unique rock formations. The perfect family adventure!

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Red Eurocopter EC130 B4 taking off with forest in background

North Canyon with EcoStar Family Flight

Enhance your Grand Canyon helicopter tour experience with all forward-facing stadium seating and 180-degree views aboard our state-of-the-art EcoStar helicopter. Recommend for families of 4+.

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a red helicopter lands at the grand canyon air terminal after a tour over the South Rim

Imperial Air Tour on Eco Family Flight

Explore the North and East Rims of the Grand Canyon on a helicopter tour offering 180-degree views and aerial sights of the deepest and widest parts of the park. Recommend for groups of 4+.

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Airplane Tours

a touring airplane flies over the grand canyon south rim and its lush forestry

Private Grand Discovery Air Tour

This private Grand Canyon South Rim airplane tour flies over the deepest and widest rock gorges in the entire park - perfect for the whole family to enjoy!

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Hummer Tours

The Signature Private

Experience an exciting Grand Canyon tour aboard a specially-designed Hummer vehicle, privatized just for your group.

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Tour with Confidence

As Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters welcomes visitors back into the national park we are working tirelessly to ensure that your Grand Canyon Tour remains both safe and amazing.  During the Phase 1 reopening social distancing remains an important aspect of aerial sightseeing.  In order to better protect your health we are seating family and friend groups in their own dedicated aircraft.

Family Tour FAQs

What is the price of a Grand Canyon Tour on a family flight?

  • The price per person of a family flight depends on the size of your family or group of friends.  Common group sizes range from two (2) to six (6) guests.

How long are your “Family Flight” Grand Canyon tours.

  • Our tours range in duration from 25-30 minutes to 45-60 minutes.

How often do air tours fly?

  • Our air tours operate throughout the day even after the National Park Service closes the park entrance to motor vehicles.

How do you protect my health on board your tours?

How many passengers are allowed in an aircraft?

  • Our helicopters can accommodate groups up to 6 passengers and our airplanes can seat up to 8.

Where is the Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters terminal located?