If you’re visiting the Grand Canyon or Las Vegas areas, you already know there are many things to see and do. The sweeping vistas in the area are amazing, but sometimes the view from your car isn’t the best way to take in the incredible beauty.

Make the most of your visit by trying something new. From taking in the view from high in the sky to going off road for an extreme tour, these ideas are sure to take your vacation to the next level.

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Head Up in the Sky

grand-canyon-all-american-helicopter-tourThe Grand Canyon always offers a stunning view, but it’s tough to get the whole picture of this natural wonder when your feet are still on the ground.

The Deluxe Grand Canyon All American Helicopter Tour takes you high in the sky so you get a stunning view of the Canyon, and you’ll also get to head into the depths of the canyon, where you can enjoy a champagne picnic with the Canyon all around you.

You’ll also love getting a bird’s-eye look at the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, and even the Las Vegas Strip.

Get Extreme with an RZR Tour

hidden valley RZR tourIf you love getting extreme with your sports and your vacations, the Hidden Valley and Primm Valley Extreme Tour from Las Vegas is perfect for you.

You’ll get the time to spend about six hours driving a Polaris RZR through both Hidden Valley and Primm Valley, navigating the mountain and desert terrain while enjoy the incredible views.

This is about more than sight-seeing – it’s a full scale adventure that will keep your adrenaline pumping as you check out off-road racetracks, navigate trails, and drive up rugged mountain terrain to see incredible views from mountain overlooks.

Ride Through the Wild West

morning maverick horseback rideIf you’re up for an early morning and you’d like to experience the Wild West in an authentic way, try the Morning Maverick Horseback Ride with Breakfast.

Head out to a working ranch for a hearty breakfast that will satisfy any cowboy. After indulging in breakfast, you’ll be ready to head out on horseback to see the area.

You’ll get to ride along great trails, some of which were used by some of the well-known American West outlaws of old. Enjoy the surrounding red rock mountains and desert as you ride through Red Rock National Park.

Not only are the vistas incredible, you’ll get the chance to see wildlife if you keep your eyes open, such as road runners, jack rabbits, and even big horn sheep.

Whether you love the idea of taking in views from the sky, you think a slow ride through the Wild West is exciting, or you’re all about adrenaline and looking for something extreme, we have something to please. Enjoy these fun, new ways to see all the Vegas and Grand Canyon area have to offer, and you’re sure to go home with great memories and incredible pictures.

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