- By Kevin
- On Mar 23, 2017
- North America
- Travel Tips
The Grand Canyon, a steep-sided canyon carved by the Colorado River, is located in the U.S. state of Arizona in North America. And it can be experienced at four general destinations: the South Rim, Grand Canyon West, Grand Canyon East, and the North Rim. Here we have listed some information about the Grand Canyon helicopter tour south rim.
From Phoenix – 1 hour flight / tours from 3 – 11 hours
Westwind Air Service departs from Deer Valley Airport in the Phoenix/Scottsdale area and offers a variety of tours of the Grand Canyon Airport. The tours range from easy sightseeing to more extensive hiking or rafting. If you are interested in just transportation “flight only” without a tour portion, you can charter their aircraft but charters can be expensive.
From Las Vegas – 1 hour 10 minute flight / tours from 8 hours
Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines departs from Boulder City Airport in the Boulder City, NV, 30 minutes from downtown Las Vegas. Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines is the only airline to offer flights to Grand Canyon Airport without having to charter an entire aircraft. Grand Canyon Airlines also offers a variety tours to the Canyon as well.
Maverick Airlines departs from Henderson Executive Airport, 30 minutes from Las Vegas. Maverick Airlines offers tours to the South Rim but does not offer flights-only, except by chartering the aircraft.
From Page, AZ – 30 minutes flight / 30 minute tour
Westwind Air Service provides a sightseeing tour only from Page but you can charter an aircraft.
From Monument Valley, UT – 1 hour flight / 2 hour tour
Westwind Air Service provides sightseeing tours only from Monument Valley, UT but you can charter an aircraft.