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Grand Canyon South Rim by Airplane and Ground (PJX)

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Experience the sweeping panorama of Arizona from the air on this scenic tour over some of the Southwest's most awe-inspiring terrain. Fly at ideal altitudes to allow excellent views of the rugged isolation of the Tonto National Forest, the Red Rocks of Sedona, and the Majestic San Francisco Peaks. Land at the Grand Canyon and proceed in a jeep or hummer for a 3 hour ground tour into the National Park.
  • Aerial views of Grand Canyon National Park, Red Rocks of Sedona, and more
  • Each airplane seat is a window seat with unobstructed views
  • View remote parts of the Grand Canyon that few visitors get to see
  • Update to include ground tour with Grand Canyon landing, lunch provided
What to Expect
Your morning begins with a safety briefing at the Phoenix Deer Valley Airport. You travel comfortably in either a Cessna Caravan or T207 where every seat is a window seat with unobstructed views of the scenery below. On the round-trip flight from Phoenix to the Grand Canyon, your pilot flies at an altitude perfect for sightseeing. From the air, you have a clear view of the red rock canyons of Sedona, the rugged cactus-covered Tonto National Forest, and the Painted Desert’s multicolored formations. Upgrade to the day-long ground tour option to experience a landing in Grand Canyon National Park and a Jeep tour of the rim. Here you stroll through the historic Grand Canyon Village and gaze into the the Grand Canyon from one of the rim’s many overlooks. You also enjoy lunch in the park before heading back to the Grand Canyon Airport for the flight back to Phoenix.
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Departure Point
Phoenix, AZ, USA

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up at most Metro Phoenix or Scottsdale hotels for an additional charge of $35.00 per booking, based on availability.
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Air tour
  • Guided tour (if Air and Ground option is selected)
  • Entry/Admission - Westwind Air Service
  • Entry/Admission - Grand Canyon National Park
  • Gratuities
  • Minimum Passenger Surcharge (for full details, please see information below)
  • Hotel pickup is available for this tour for an additional fee. Fees are determined based on the location of your hotel (USD35 to USD50). This service can be scheduled with the supplier directly, contact details will be provided on your pre-paid voucher which will be received after booking.
  • Lunch - Optional Box lunch is available at 17.00 per person
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • A minimum of 3 people is required to take up a flight without surcharge.
  • Minimum Passenger Surcharge: if there are only 2 passengers in total on the tour, there will be a USD50 per person surcharge. You will be advised if this is applicable at the time of reconfirmation, 48 hours prior to tour date. This surcharge is payable direct to the tour operator. You will also have the option to cancel or reschedule without penalty.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 1 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed June 17, 2018

I took my Husband John on the Adventure Tour to the Grand Canyon and it was absolutely AMAZING! LINDSEY was so GREAT and answered all my questions and she also has a big heart. I was afraid to go on a small aircraft but LINDSEY...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank countsto21
Reviewed March 2, 2018

We had a great time on this tour, the airplane ride up included a quick fly by Sedona, great 1/2 hour tour of the Grand Canyon, then enjoyed the 3 hour Pink Jeep Tour that allowed us to get up close and personal with the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 27, 2018

We stayed in Scottsdale for our vacation and took Westwind from the Deer Valley airport only 20 minutes away. Our family of five (kids 13, 10, 3) had never seen the Grand Canyon. Flying up there in 1 hour was such a treat over driving...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Alexandra C
Reviewed February 7, 2018

This was one of the most exhilarating experiences I have had in my life! It is something that you need to experience for yourself - not something someone can tell you about. The whole tour experience was worth every cent, hubby and I flew from...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Kathy N
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Fantastic service - Leslie in the office is an absolute treasure and our pilot was very professional and obliging. Superb views of the canyon - felt very safe & comfortable. Other passengers also very friendly. One very pleased 'aussie'!

Date of experience: January 2018
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