Visiting the Grand Canyon is anything but boring, but visiting this historic landmark on a helicopter is one way to guarantee that your trip will be one to remember. It’s sure to be one of those spectacular adventures you’ll be telling your grandchildren about years from now. Imagine the looks on their faces as you explain to them how you boarded a helicopter and flew all the way from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon, landed in the canyon and rode a horse wagon while enjoying some of the most delicious foods you’ve ever tasted…all in the same day!
The Grand Canyon helicopter tour will allow you to see the great Lake Mead and Hoover Dam from an angle much different than what you’re used to. After that once-in-a-lifetime experience, it’ll be time for yet another as you head down to the canyon’s rim – over 450 meters deep. Take some photos, experience nature, and enjoy the exhilarating experience before climbing up the rim to the Grand Canyon Ranch.
The Grand Canyon helicopter tour is not just going to give you a helicopter flight to the Grand Canyon; also included in the tour is a horse-drawn wagon ride to the ranch house where you will be feasting on western meals and special drinks served especially for you. Cowboys will be there as well, entertaining you with songs and stories. You can even go and dance the cowboy dance if you’re up for it. Horseback riding is also available for those who want to feel like a true cowboy.
If you are up for a helicopter flight to the Grand Canyon, be sure to check out the Viator Tours calendar for availability. The departure point is from any of the Las Vegas Strip hotels and they depart from 7 AM, 8:45, 10:30, 12:30 and 2 pm (from May to September only). The tour’s length is approximately 4 and a half hours and to say it’s totally worth it would be an understatement.
So what are you waiting for? If you are in Las Vegas and you have a free half day from your schedule then book yourself for a Grand Canyon helicopter tour. The Grand Canyon air tours are reasonably priced and available from $328.99 or $358.99. It includes hotel pickup and drop-off to any hotel on the Las Vegas Strip to make it most convenient for you. You can then go home and urge your friends and family to book a helicopter tour from Las Vegas for next year.
Tourists who have had the helicopter flight to the Grand Canyon say that it was indeed a very exciting adventure. Even the tourists that suffer from Acrophobia often have their fear of heights overshadowed and totally forgotten thanks to the great feelings of joy they receive from the marvelous views that the helicopter’s windows provide. It makes you feel alive as you enjoy the beauty of nature just like how birds would see it during their flight. It’s a perfect adventure for honeymooners who want to add a little adventure to their Las Vegas escapade. During the trip, you get to learn a great deal about the Grand Canyon from the informative pilots that give you detailed information about the Grand Canyon and other places you’ll pass over.
Make sure that while you’re there, you go for the horseback riding at the ranch. There’s an extra fee involved but it will make your trip that much more fun. It’s great for beginner and expert horseback riders alike. Handlers would be there to guide you as you ride a horse, allowing you to relax and just have fun knowing that you’re in safe hands.