The Longest Helicopter Flight Above & Below the West Rim of the Grand Canyon!
Explore the Grand Canyon like never before with one of the best selling tours Las Vegas has to offer. For a true feeling of exploration, this Las Vegas helicopter tour is a one of a kind, air-only sightseeing tour that takes guests exclusively into the mysterious depths of the Grand Canyon below the rim and then turns around and flies back through the Grand Canyon at the rim level. This Grand Canyon tour is the only helicopter ride in Vegas that gives you 30 miles of flight above and below the Grand Canyon itself. Twice the average flying distance!!
Once guests arrive at the private Las Vegas Strip terminal, their tour begins by flying over the Las Vegas Valley to Lake Mead, a popular recreational area for Las Vegas locals. Located on the Colorado River and less than a half-hour from the Strip, Lake Mead is considered the largest reservoir in the United States in terms of maximum water capacity and is the 16th largest human-made lake in the world.
During the flight, our guests can settle in and enjoy the comfort and luxury of the helicopter, providing excellent views of our journey as they fly into Arizona, and into the Grand Canyon itself. Considered one of the “Seven Natural Wonders of the World” guests will find themselves in for a real treat as their jet-assisted helicopter takes them into a narrated journey beyond time, through millions of years’ worth of geological evolution. The sheer beauty, colors, and size of the Grand Canyon will paint a majestic vista that will remain a portrait in the mind of the aerial view of the Grand Canyon for years to come when you tour the Grand Canyon from Las Vegas.
After leaving the Grand Canyon, the tour concludes with flight across a scenic portion of the Las Vegas Valley to with fantastic views of Las Vegas the famous Las Vegas Strip. You will experience an unforgettable once-in-a-lifetime experience.
What Insiders Loved About This Tour: Departure from a private helicopter terminal for more personal service. Enjoy expert commentary and see the magnificent multi-colored canyon as well as the mighty Colorado River as you descend in your state-of-the-art jet helicopter.
All tour times are approximate and are subject to change. If you have any questions due to instances such as inclement weather conditions, please contact our office.
Itinerary (approximate times)
Note: Flights depart multiple times daily
11:45 A.M. – VIP pick up for our guests from their hotel (round trip transport available from Las Vegas “Strip” and downtown hotels).
12:30 P.M. – Guests will then check-in at the private heliport terminal.
1:00 P.M. – Flight departures begin with views of Las Vegas Valley, Lake Mead, Hoover Dam, O’ Callaghan-Tillman Memorial Bridge and the Grand Canyon.
2:10 P.M. – Helicopter arrives back to the terminal.
3:45 P.M. – Guests will arrive back to their hotel.
To see a flight map of this tour, CLICK HERE.
Duration: Approximate time from hotel pick-up to hotel drop-off is 4.0 hours (depending on hotel location).
Departure Point: Guests will be departing for their flight from the Boulder City terminal. Tour experience has optional transport from guests Las Vegas hotel to the private helicopter terminal and return.
Pricing: Discounted tour prices listed are per guest and are for “early bird” flights (flight departures before 8am). Preferred flight departures (8am or later) are subject to a $30 prime time premium per guest. Primetime premium (if applicable) will be added to the final e Ticket Confirmation once your booking request is received, approved, and returned via email within 24 hours or verbally authorized by a GC Flight representative.
Fees: Please note that fees of $60 per guest will apply, which may consist of airport fees, park entry fees, landing fees, handling fees, and taxes.
Comfort Seat: Due to comfort and weight/balance of air crafts, passengers weighing over 250 lbs./114 kg./18 stone may be required to purchase an additional “comfort” seat. This fee (if applicable) will be added to the final confirmation once the booking request is received and approved by GC Flight.
Items To Bring: Be sure to bring your personal effects that will make the experience more enjoyable for you, such as a camera, sunscreen, your photo ID (for any guest that is 18 years or older). And if you forget anything before the trip, don’t worry! We offer options to purchase any additional needed items within the gift shop.
What To Expect: First Class Tours & Service has been offering award-winning tours to our clients since 1998! GC Flight is home to and provides unrivaled access to the world’s largest supply of Helicopter, Airplane, Bus & Adventure Tours in Las Vegas & the Grand Canyon areas.
Our guests will experience a fun and meaningful adventure into several of the Southwest’s most beloved and famous landmarks and recreational areas, creating personal memories that will last a lifetime!
Please note that due to the limited availability of our tours, it is recommended to book in advance online, e-mail to Reservations@gcflight.com, or call our office to make a reservation at: (702) 629-7776 or toll-free: (800) 871-1030. We look forward to seeing you and have you experience one of our incredible tours!