Why Papillon Offers the Best Helicopter Tour Prices

Did you know? Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters serves more than 600,000 passengers per year. That's 1,600 lifetime memories a day!

As the world's largest air tour company, we pride ourselves on superior service at a fair cost. While providing the best helicopter tour prices in the industry, we never skimp on experience or features.

Transparent Pricing

The price of each helicopter tour is clearly listed online next to the booking location. Our lowest prices are available online for you to easily compare and see which tour is right for you. There's no need for coupons or promo codes. Our online deals are always at the best rates and available 24/7.

No Hidden Fees

With Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters tours, you'll never see a "convenience fee" or a "booking fee." Our transparent pricing covers taxes, fees, and surcharges, so there are never any hidden fees. The rate we quote you is the rate you pay. No guesswork necessary.

No Commissioned Staff

Our reservation specialists are incentivized to make you happy, not to make the sale. You can trust that they aren't "just trying to sell you something." They'll help you find the tour that is the best fit for your budget and personal preference.

Strip Highlights (no transfers)

The Strip Highlights is a quick, easy way for guests unsure about touring by helicopter to “test the waters” while seeing the world renowned Las Vegas Strip and Downtown from the air.

Helicopter

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10 - 15 MINUTES

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84

Strip Highlights with Limo Transfers

See the world-famous lights of the Las Vegas Strip by air! This experience comes complete with limousine transfers.

Helicopter Limo

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1½ HOURS

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99

Golden Eagle Air Tour

The Golden Eagle Air Tour is perfect for Las Vegas guests who are pressed for time and desire to see as much of the Grand Canyon as possible. This tour includes aerial views of the Hoover Dam and Lake Mead as well as the spectacular Grand Canyon.

Helicopter

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3½ - 4 HOURS

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264

Golden Eagle with Vegas Strip

This Grand Canyon helicopter tour features limo transport from your hotel before taking off over the West Rim and includes a flight across the Las Vegas Strip.

Helicopter Limo

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3 - 3½ HOURS

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309

Grand Celebration Tour

This helicopter tour provides stunning aerial views of Hoover Dam, Lake Mead and Grand Canyon West. Additionally, this tour lands at the bottom of the canyon on a private plateau overlooking the mighty Colorado River.

Helicopter Land at the Bottom Champagne Toast

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4 - 4½ HOURS

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349

Grand Celebration with Las Vegas Strip

Enjoy incredible aerial views of Hoover Dam and Lake Mead on your way to the Grand Canyon. Land at the bottom of Grand Canyon West and enjoy a champagne picnic with time to explore.

Helicopter Limo Land at the Bottom Champagne Toast

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3½ - 4 HOURS

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389

VIP Skywalk Express

Be a VIP and experience our express helicopter flight with Skywalk at Grand Canyon West. This helicopter tour flies over Hoover Dam, Lake Mead and the Grand Canyon, before landing on the rim of the canyon where your express shuttle awaits.

Helicopter Skywalk Stand on the Edge

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5 - 5½ HOURS

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429

Sunset Grand Celebration with Vegas Strip

Explore the Grand Canyon from top to bottom on a helicopter tour that lands on the canyon floor. Your return flight sets off just in time to watch the sun set.

Helicopter Limo Land at the Bottom Champagne Toast

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3½ - 4 HOURS

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439

Grand Celebration with Black Canyon River Raft

This Grand Canyon helicopter tour starts from Las Vegas and soars to the Grand Canyon West for a landing at the bottom and a river raft tour.

Helicopter Hoover Dam Land at the Bottom Champagne Toast Water Adventure Tour

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10 HOURS

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474

Grand Canyon Explorer and Eldorado Adventure

Take in the sights above Grand Canyon West before making your way by helicopter to Eldorado Canyon. Explore a real gold mine and take off on a thrilling ATV or Jeep excursion–an all-around adventure!

Helicopter ATV Baja Jeep Adventure Tour

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8 HOURS

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484

Grand Celebration and Eldorado Canyon

There's no better way to see the Grand Canyon's majestic West Rim than by air, so board a helicopter and be prepared for an amazing experience.

Helicopter Land at the Bottom ATV Champagne Toast Baja Jeep Adventure Tour

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8 HOURS

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554

Skywalk Getaway with Heli and Boat

This canyon experience brings together three of the most popular activities available at Grand Canyon West. Guests enjoy a helicopter tour from the Las Vegas area over Hoover Dam, Lake Mead before descending to the bottom of the Grand Canyon.

Helicopter Skywalk Land at the Bottom Stand on the Edge Water Adventure Tour

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6½ - 7 HOURS

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634

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Helicopter Price Tiers

From a quick helicopter tour over Lake Mead to a lavish wedding package with a Grand Canyon landing, we have a tour for every price point and sightseeing desire. Learn more about some of the helicopter tour offerings at each price tier below.

Under $100 Helicopter Tours

We offer incredible tours of the Las Vegas Strip, Hoover Dam, and Lake Mead for less than $100.

Experience the world-famous neon lights of the Las Vegas Strip by air. Tours of the Strip include aerial sights of all the larger-than-life landmarks that have made Sin City famous. Soar over the Stratosphere Tower, the fountains at the Bellagio, the Eiffel Tower of Paris, and more.

If you're visiting the Hoover Dam, upgrade your experience to include a helicopter tour. Realize your dreams of flight while soaring over the vast expanse of Lake Mead's crystal waters. Or lift off on an exhilarating flight 2,500 feet above the modern engineering marvel of the Hoover Dam.

And to think, you can do any of this for under $100. Talk about a smoking deal!

$100 - $199 Helicopter Tours

Get ready to take the deep dive (or the sky-high flight) with one of these tours of the Strip, Hoover Dam, or the Black Canyon.

Embark on a twilight helicopter flight over the Las Vegas Strip. Start your tour by soaring over the neon lights in one of Papillon's state-of-the-art helicopters. Then your flight will touch down for a thrilling zipline experience and a free round of beers at the LINQ.

If you're more interested in U.S. history, take a guided tour inside the Hoover Dam. On this tour, you'll learn about the inner-workings of the modern engineering marvel. After learning about the dam from the inside, take flight for an aerial view over the magnificent structure. When your flight is complete, you will be taken to the Hoover Dam Lodge to enjoy a meal before returning to Las Vegas.

If you're staying at the Hoover Dam lodge and want to explore the surrounding area, the Black Canyon heli tour may be your ticket. On this tour, you'll soar over Lake Mead, the Hoover Dam, and the nearby Black Canyon. The dramatic rock formations and emerald coves of this volcanic terrain are sure to be highlights of your Southwestern vacation.

$200 - $399 Helicopter Tours

This price tier features our most popular helicopter tours. Each one will give you the opportunity to fully immerse yourself in the grandeur of the Grand Canyon, Lake Mead, and the Hoover Dam.

Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon helicopter flights are customizable to your price range and preference. Some tours, like the Golden Eagle Air Tour, are perfect for passengers wanting to fly over the most famous Southwestern destinations in just under a couple hours. You'll get to cross the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, and the Grand Canyon off your bucket list while staying on budget.

If you're looking for a more immersive experience, the Grand Celebration tour provides breathtaking bird's-eye views of Grand Canyon West Rim before landing on a private plateau of the canyon floor for a champagne and light picnic. Book the afternoon tour to experience the beautiful Grand Canyon at sunset before returning to Las Vegas just in time for the neon signs to light up the city at night.

$400+ Helicopter Tours

Ready for an all-access pass to the American Southwest? These world-class helicopter tours are sure to bring memories that you will cherish for a lifetime.

Receive one of the most comprehensive tour experiences with the Grand Voyager. This day tour features an airplane ride across the Mojave Desert, an exhilarating helicopter descent 4,000 feet to the canyon floor, a pontoon boat cruise along the Colorado River, and a shuttle to West Rim's most illustrious lookouts: Eagle Point and Guano Point.

Mesh together three of the most popular activities at Grand Canyon West with the Skywalk Getaway with Heli and Boat tour. Embark on a thrilling helicopter tour from Las Vegas, a relaxing pontoon boat cruise along the Colorado River, and a awe-inspiring walk along the glass Grand Canyon Skywalk.

Ready to level-up your adventure? This price point includes exhilarating adventure tours that are sure to get your adrenaline pumping. These excursions include:

  • Take a scenic helicopter ride to Eldorado Canyon, where you will get to explore a real gold mine and speed through the Southwest on an ATV or Polaris Razor excursion.
  • Float across 40 miles of rapids on a thrilling whitewater adventure of the Colorado River. After reaching the towering walls of the Grand Canyon, a state-of-the-art helicopter will swoop you up for an inspiring aerial view.

Commemorate your Grand Canyon adventure with a luxurious Las Vegas helicopter wedding package. This extraordinary ceremony will include helicopter transportation for you and your closest guests to an exclusive landing site at the base of the Grand Canyon. It's sure to be a Grand Canyon excursion that you will treasure forever.

Helicopter Tours from Las Vegas Price FAQs


Can I book my helicopter tour once I get there?
  • Absolutely! We are happy to take bookings on arrival. However, better prices are available online and our helicopter tours often sell out.

    We highly suggest booking your Las Vegas helicopter tour in advance. Not only will this guarantee you a seat on the helicopter, but also the best price.

How much do helicopter tours cost?
  • It depends. The price of each helicopter tour from Las Vegas is based on a number of factors. The flight destination, the length of your flight, and whether there are any additional experiences or upgrades will all impact the tour cost.

    Seem complicated? Don't worry. The cost of each flight is conveniently located next to each individual tour listing. And with Papillon, the rate we quote online is the rate you'll pay. No guesswork required.

What is the cheapest flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon?
  • The least expensive helicopter flight from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon is the Golden Eagle Tour. This tour will fly you over Lake Mead, the Hoover Dam, and the Grand Canyon West Rim.

    The least expensive helicopter flight from Las Vegas is just $39 and will soar you over the glistening waters of Lake Mead.

What is the best helicopter tour from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon?
  • There's a reason people have been choosing Papillon's premium helicopter tours for over 50 years. Whether you're flying to the Grand Canyon, Hoover Dam, the Las Vegas Strip, or beyond, we provide the most valuable flights around. 

    So what's the 'best' tour? Well, that depends. Our helicopter tour in the highest demand is the Grand Celebration.  This crown jewel will provide stunning aerial views of the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, and Grand Canyon West before landing on a private plateau at the canyon's base for a champagne and light picnic. It's truly a sightseeing experience unlike any other. 

    Learn more about the best helicopter tours from Las Vegas.