- By kevin
- On Jul 25, 2018
- North America
- Travel Tips
For the people who with less time or inclination to go all the way to the South Rim,Grand Canyon West is your closest Grand Canyon vacation experience to the Las Vegas area.You can visit site for how to drive to grand canyon skywalk from las vegas,tips as the bus Las Vegas to Grand Canyon.
Just a few miles or kilometers before the Bridge,you can drive down to a Parking Lot with access to the pedestrian walkway on the Bridge…for views of Hoover Dam.Allow an extra half hour or more for this stop.Unfortunately,you CANNOT see Hoover Dam while driving across the Colorado River Bridge in a passenger vehicle…the cement dividers are too high.
There are Gas Stations with Restrooms along the way to the Skywalk.
Now,73 miles or 117 Kilometers after leaving Vegas on this Highway,make sure you turn left onto the Pearce Ferry Road by the big Grand Canyon Skywalk sign.This will take you in a North Easterly direction towards the Skywalk through Dolan Springs.Next,be looking for the Diamond Bar Road sign in about 31 miles or 50 Kilometers,where you will turn right to the Skywalk.
You then take the Diamond Bar Road for about 21 miles or 34 Kilometers to the Grand Canyon West and Skywalk Tour Center.
Park in the designated parking area when you arrive and enter the Tour Center.You can Check-In and purchase your Tour Package here.You can also Purchase a Tour Package Online at GrandCanyonWest.com.You DO NOT need to make Reservations to visit Grand Canyon West and the Skywalk.No private vehicles are allowed beyond the designated parking area and Tour Center.ALL of the Tour Packages are operated by the Hualapai Tribe at Grand Canyon West.