The Indian Country Deluxe Airplane & Ground Tour is the Number One Most Requested airplane tour to the Grand Canyon! Guests will be picked up from their hotel, and taken to the airport terminal, where we will depart for a relaxing and comfortable journey (with great views for aerial photography) to the Grand Canyon West Airport. Guests itinerary for this tour include a direct flight to the West Rim, then land 13 miles into the Grand Canyon onto the Hualapai Indian Reservation.
Once our guests disembark the plane, they will be greeted by a Native American Guide for a two hour tour of the West Rim. This tour is like no other, as our guests will be able to delve deeply into a cultural journey of the rich Native American history, and have an opportunity to visit a selection of some of their more sacred places.
For lunch, guests can enjoy a delicious Native American barbecue, or one of our customized box lunch options (vegetarian choices are available upon request) dining in comfort right on the rim, 4,000 feet above the mighty Colorado River. For those guests interested in taking the Skywalk, that option is available for only $35!
Once the ground portion of the tour complete, guests return back to the Grand Canyon West Airport with a flight back and transport back to their respective hotels.
All tour times are approximate and are subject to change.
Sample Tour Itinerary (approximate times)
Note: Flights depart multiple times daily
7:00 A.M. – VIP pick up for our guests from their hotel (round trip transport available for Las Vegas “Strip” and downtown hotels).
7:30 A.M. – Guests will then check-in at the South Las Vegas executive terminal.
8:00 A.M. – Flight departures begin with views of Lake Mead, Hoover Dam, O’Callaghan-Tillman Memorial Bridge and the Grand Canyon.
8:30 A.M. – Airplane arrives at Grand Canyon West Airport.
8:45 A.M. – Bus excursion where you will experience each of the three visitor points according to interest (Eagle Point – Skywalk, Guano Point, Hualapai Indian Village.
9:00 A.M. – Arrive at Eagle Point (Skywalk) & Guano Point. Scenic overlooks, hiking and relaxing. Find a quiet spot to enjoy your boxed lunch.
12:30 P.M. – Return to Grand Canyon Airport.
1:00 P.M. – Airplane flight back to terminal.
1:30 P.M. – Airplane arrives back to the executive terminal.
2:00 P.M. – Guests will arrive back to their hotel.
Duration: Approximate time from hotel pick-up to hotel drop-off is 7 hours (depending on hotel location).
Departure Point: Guests will be departing for their flight from the South Las Vegas executive terminal. Tour experience has optional transport from guests Las Vegas hotel to the private airplane terminal and return.
About Your Airplane:
Air Conditioned Aircraft
Large, over-sized sightseeing windows for panoramic viewing
High wing design for unobstructed views
Tour narration in 16 languages
Seats 19 passengers
Twin Turbine engine with environmentally friendly quiet technology
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. Prime time 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 $30 per guest will apply, which may consist of airport fees, park entry fees, landing fees, handling fees and taxes. Las Vegas hotel round-trip transport fee of $20 per guest will also apply if applicable. As always, GC Flight offers our unmatched low price guarantee to our guests or the difference will be refunded.
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 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 memorable.
Please note that due to the limited availability of our tours, it is recommended to book in advance online at 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!