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Tour Description

Take flight and discover the incredible sights of both Lake Mead and Hoover Dam. Continue over the Colorado River toward Black Canyon and experience aerial views of dramatic rock formations and emerald coves. This tour covers approximately 20 miles above stunning landmarks at an altitude of 2,500 feet. In-flight headset narration will provide information about notable points of interest and the history of the surrounding area. This tour is perfect for a free afternoon during any Vegas vacation!

What's Included:

  • Breathtaking views of the rugged volcanic Black Canyon and Hoover Dam
  • Additional views of Lake Mead and the mighty Colorado River
  • Enjoy 20 miles of air time and flying 2,500 feet above the areas of interest

What To Bring:

  • Bring your I.D. - All passengers booked on a tour must have government issued forms of identification.
  • Be sure to book your tour as early in your trip as possible.
  • Water: You may bring a bottle of water, however the bottle is not allowed to be opened in the aircraft.
  • Don’t forget your camera! Cameras and phones are allowed and encouraged, but please be aware that the use of “Selfie Sticks” and extending camera poles are strictly prohibited in and around the aircraft.
  • Not sure what to wear? Layered clothing is recommended through the months of March to September, and winter clothing should be worn from October to mid-March.
  • Wear sensible shoes. The ground at the Grand Canyon is rough, rocky and uneven. It is important to wear sturdy, toe-covering shoes that can handle rough terrain. Sneakers or hiking boots are highly recommended.

Important Information

Flight Duration

Approximately 10 minutes


Check in at Papillon Helicopters 15 minutes prior to departure.

Helicopter Tour

Lift off on a narrated helicopter air tour covering 20 miles of the area with amazing views of Lake Mead, the mighty Colorado River, and Hoover Dam. Witness breathtaking views of Black Canyon's rugged volcanic terrain before returning to the heliport.


Arrive at the heliport with photos and memories to last a lifetime!

  • If assistance is required in boarding and disembarking, passengers must provide companion or attendant to do so.
  • Passenger must be able to use helicopter seat.
  • Only collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be stowed onboard due to space limitations.
  • Guests will be notified at time of check-in if space limitations will prevent their accessibility equipment from being brought onboard.
  • This tour is air-only with no landing at the canyon. Should your equipment need to be left at the terminal, it will be stored safely and waiting for you upon landing.
  • Guests must reach the Hoover Dam helicopter terminal 45 minutes before their flight time.

Please call Reservations If you are booking this tour for accessibility purposes

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