Grand Canyon National Park at sunset taken from the north rim.

Explore Popular Grand Canyon Tours

Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters offers many exiciting aerial adventures from a variety of locations throughout the Southwest United States.   While each tour offers something unique the experiences below are the most popular among our Grand Canyon guests.

Tours from Las Vegas, Nevada
Helicopter flying past New York New York Hotel on Las Vegas Strip.
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This Helicopter tour features the lights and sights of the world-renowned Las Vegas Strip and Downtown from the comfort of your seat in the sky.

starting from
$84.00
$104.00
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From Las Vegas
A red helicopter flies through the walls of the Grand Canyon above the Colorado River.
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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 time to explore.

starting from
$458.99
$549.00
per/person
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From Las Vegas
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Fly round trip aboard a state-of-the-art EcoStar EC130 and enjoy open exploration time of Grand Canyon's West rim.

starting from
$429.00
$499.00
per/person
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From Las Vegas
A red helicopter flies over the Las Vegas desert scenery.

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.

starting from
$378.99
per/person
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From Las Vegas
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Tours from Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona
A rainbow helicopter flies over the Grand Canyon and Colorado River.

Fly over the rich Kaibab Forest before soaring off over the widest and deepest part of Grand Canyon; the Dragon Corridor. Experience and photograph towering rock formations, deep majestic valleys, and some of the oldest geology known to mankind.

starting from
$209.00
per/person
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From Grand Canyon South Rim
A helicopter tour seen mid-flight over the Grand Canyon.

Explore the North & South Rim - the deepest section of the canyon, boasting 1.7 million year old stone - all from the EcoStar, a helicopter offering 180-degree viewing and stadium-style seat design.

starting from
$299.00
per/person
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From Grand Canyon South Rim

Recommend for groups of 4+. Explore the North & East Rim - the deepest section of the canyon, boasting 1.7 million year old stone - all from the EcoStar, a helicopter offering 180-degree viewing and stadium-style seat design.

starting from
$399.99
per/person
with 4 person group
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From Grand Canyon South Rim
A red and white airplane flies over the Grand Canyon in a clear sky.

Travel from the canyon's South Rim to the East Rim aboard one of our Vistaliner airplanes. This budget-friendly tour provides breathtaking views of a large spread of canyon sights, including Imperial Point - a freestanding stone column formed by nature.

starting from
$139.99
per/person
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From Grand Canyon South Rim
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Page, Arizona (Antelope Canyon / Horseshoe Bend)

Take a Helicopter flight over Lake Powell with aerial views of the spectacular canyons with their contrasting red and white rocks. This tour takes you over Antelope Island and Alstrom Point, before passing over the spectacular rock formations of Gunsight Butte and Tower Butte. You will also get views of Navajo Canyon before landing back at Page Airport.

starting from
$249.00
per/person
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From Page, Lake Powell
View from the edge of Horseshoe Bend
Available on
Demand!

On this flight from Arizona, passengers will fly over stunning parts of Lake Powell's incredible 2,000 miles of shoreline. Guests also get an aerial view of Horseshoe Bend, a famously unusual curve in the Colorado River.

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From Page, Lake Powell
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Tours from Grand Canyon West
A red helicopter flies through a clear blue sky.

Helicopter flight over the Grand Canyon West Rim that includes sights of the Skywalk Bridge and Colorado River.

starting from
$229.00
per/person
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From Grand Canyon West Rim
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Tours from Phoenix/Scottsdale
Sun filters down over the western end of Grand Canyon National Park
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Demand!

Set off along the historic Route 66 from Phoenix/Scottsdale to the Grand Canyon, where a Grand Canyon helicopter tour over the national park awaits.

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From Phoenix/Scottsdale
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Popular Tour Locations

Papillon Helicopters provides tours from several locations throughout the southwest United States.   Click any location from the list below to see popular tours from that location!

 

Popular Las Vegas Tours

Las Vegas is an entertainment capital of the world and as such guests to the city have a variety of entertainment options to choose from.  Many visitors do not realize the Grand Canyon is close by making helicopter tours to the Grand Canyon a worthy daytime entertainment option.  In addition to being the only location where guests can fly to the bottom tour from Las Vegas have access to the Grand Canyon Skywalk bridge located at Grand Canyon West via airplane.

We also offer a variety of helicopter rides over the lights of the world famous "Vegas Strip" as well as to other local popular attractions including the Hoover Dam, Red Rock Canyon, Valley of Fire, and more.

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Popular Grand Canyon National Park Tours

Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona is often referred to as the crown jewel of the United States National Park system and is experienced by over 5 million visitors per year.  Its not a surprise that New York Times listed a flight over the Grand Canyon in its top 10 things to do in your lifetime.  Papillon offers several helicopter tours and airplane tours over the South Rim of the park.  These tours range from 30 to 60 minutes and show you the very best and most photogenic locations within the park. 

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FAQs

Which helicopter tour of the Grand Canyon South Rim is best?
What is the best helicopter tour from Las Vegas?
Can you take a helicopter to the bottom of the Grand Canyon South Rim?
  • Helicopters are not permitted to fly to the bottom of the South Rim. However, Papillon does offer helicopter tours that land at the bottom of the West Rim of the Grand Canyon.

    Not only will you get to experience a thrilling 4,000 foot descent below the West Rim. Certain tours include champagne and a light picnic on a private plateau of the Grand Canyon's floor.

    Discover the West Rim helicopter tours that land at the bottom of the Grand Canyon.

Can I book a helicopter tour of the Grand Canyon and the Las Vegas Strip?
  • Yes! Aboard the Grand Celebration helicopter tour with Las Vegas Strip you can experience the Grand Canyon West Rim and the Las Vegas Strip in one tour.

    Here are just a few of the amazing experiences aboard this helicopter tour.

    • EcoStar (EC-130) helicopter flight over the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, and Grand Canyon West
    • Helicopter landing 4,000 feet below the Grand Canyon West Rim
    • Champagne and a light picnic on a private plateau of the Grand Canyon floor
    • Aerial views of the famous Las Vegas Strip
    • Roundtrip transportation in a luxurious limousine

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