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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.
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.
Our most popular Grand Canyon helicopter tour can now be enjoyed at sunset! Experience a canyon floor landing with a champagne toast and refreshments, then depart just in time to watch the sunset across the horizon. You'll also fly over the Las Vegas Strip, just after the neon lights come to life.
Personalize this once-in-a-lifetime experience, reserve your private helicopter and sip champagne at the bottom of the Grand Canyon with your close friends or family. Create memories that will last a lifetime!
One way to improve a private flight with friends and family that lands on the Grand Canyon floor - is to do it at sunset! Sip champagne with your traveling companions before departing for the sunset flight. Your party will enjoy the golden hues of the setting sun along with the Las Vegas strip at twilight!
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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.
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.
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Fly to Grand Canyon West and explore the breathtaking viewpoints at Eagle Point and Guano Point.
Experience the thrilling Skywalk glass-bottom bridge that suspends 70 feet over the edge of the Grand Canyon.
Experience the West Rim from the bottom with a helicopter tour to the canyon floor and a boat cruise along the 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.
Wear sensible shoes. The ground at the location you are visiting 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.
Once on the ground, join your Buck Wild customized Hummer tour. Explore the Grand Canyon National Park just as the sun begins to set, stopping along some of the most popular viewing points. There is no better time to witness the canyon’s beauty than at sunset!
Discover incredible aerial views aboard this Grand Canyon helicopter flight, reserved entirely for your party. Enjoy spectacular aerial views of both the South Rim and the North Rim as you fly along the Dragons Corridor, one of the deepest parts of the Grand Canyon.
Upgrade to the ECO-Star helicopter designed with quiet-technology and 180-degree windows. These helicopters are the most eco-friendly way to see the canyon from the sky.
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.
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.
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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.
Fuel your adventurous side by choosing to see the canyon by helicopter. This once-in-a-lifetime experience takes you over the landscape in style!
Climb aboard a customized, open-air touring Hummer and set off through the national park to some of the most famous canyon viewpoints.
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.
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.
Helicopter flight over the Grand Canyon West Rim that includes sights of the Skywalk Bridge and Colorado River.
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.
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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Which helicopter tour of the Grand Canyon South Rim is best?
There's a reason people have been choosing Papillon's premium helicopter tours for over 50 years. With dozens of world-class helicopters to choose from, each individual has plenty of options to choose their dream Grand Canyon vacation.
Here are a few of the best and most popular Grand Canyon South Rim helicopter tours.
What is the best helicopter tour from Las Vegas?
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 best helicopter flights around.
The "best" helicopter tour will depend on personal preference. But here are some of our most exciting and popular helicopter tours.
- Grand Canyon Sunset Tour from Las Vegas
- Grand Celebration: Grand Canyon Helicopter Landing Tour
- Golden Eagle Helicopter Tour
- Grand Canyon Skywalk Helicopter Tour from Las Vegas
- Las Vegas Helicopter Wedding with Grand Canyon Landing
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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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