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Grand Canyon West Rim Adventure and Skywalk (ADV)

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Overview
For the adventurous at heart, a trip from Phoenix to the Grand Canyon in a Cessna airplane will provide the thrill of a lifetime. The narrated aerial tour will take you to the West Rim of the Grand Canyon, home of the Hualapai Reservation. You’ll enjoy a helicopter to the bottom of the canyon, brief boat ride on the Colorado River, helicopter back to the top, ground tour to Eagle Point with admission to the Grand Canyon Skywalk – an exhilarating platform over the edge of the canyon and lunch on the canyon rim, amazing views of the Colorado River and the Grand Canyon. This all-inclusive adventure will leave you with unforgettable experiences and memories of America’s most iconic piece of natural beauty.
Highlights
  • Enjoy round-trip flight tour of the Grand Canyon from Phoenix
  • Land on Grand Canyon’s West Rim for a guided walk to Eagle Point
  • Brave a walk onto the Grand Canyon Skywalk’s glass bridge
  • Travel to the canyon bottom by helicopter and take a boat cruise
What to Expect
Make your own way to Phoenix Deer Valley Airport (or upgrade for hotel pickup). Your trip begins with a flight in a Cessna where every passenger has a window seat and unobstructed views. Use your headset to hear narration from your pilot while soaking in the landscape below. Touch down at Grand Canyon’s West Rim, and travel on land to Eagle Point to the Hualapai Reservation and take part in a performance. Next, take a walk on the Grand Canyon Skywalk, a see-through glass platform hovering over a sheer rock cliff. After lunch at the edge of the Grand Canyon on Guano Point, enjoy free time to explore on your own. You then hop into a helicopter to ride to the bottom of the canyon and take a boat for a cruise down the Colorado River. The helicopter returns you to the rim where you reconnect with your pilot for the flight back to Phoenix.
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Important Information
Departure Point
732 W Deer Valley Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85027, USA

Traveler pickup is offered
Hotel transfers are at $35.00 per booking based on availability
Departure Time
7:30 AM
Duration
7h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Round-trip flight by airplane
  • West Rim Shuttle
  • Helicopter flight to Canyon Floor
  • Smooth Water Float Trip
  • Lunch
  • Glass Skywalk
  • Entry/Admission - Grand Canyon Skywalk
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Minimum passenger Surcharge (for full details, please see information below)
  • Optional Hotel transfers at an additional charge - book directly with Westwind
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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 2 people per booking is required
  • 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.
  • All passenger weights MUST be advised at time of booking Passengers who weigh 285 lbs or more are required to pay an additional surcharge of USD72 direct at check-in.
  • No personal items such as mobile phones, cameras, backpacks and purses are allowed on the Skywalk; complimentary lockers are available for storage
  • This tour is not suitable for passengers that have difficulty walking. There is a 10 minute hike down a natural terrain pathway with 2 steep inclines and steps, between the helicopter and boat.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for travelers with mobility challenges
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 9 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 1 week ago

Money well spent. Wyatt was our pilot and he could not have done a better job of communicating, engaging and keeping us safe. A once in a lifetime bucket list trip worth every penny.

Date of experience: September 2019
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WestwindAirService, Guest Relations Manager at Westwind Air Service, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for leaving a review. We are pleased you enjoyed your day and hope you can come back and see us again soon.

Reviewed June 26, 2019

Boat ride was disappointingly short, especially considering the trek down to the dock. Should have been at least 30 minutes. We also spent A LOT of time standing in lines. There should be constant shuttle buses available. It would have been nice to have a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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WestwindAirService, Guest Relations Manager at Westwind Air Service, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2019

We are sorry you were not completely pleased with your tour. We do try to explain in great detail how things work at the West Rim so you are prepared. This tour is a taste of unique experiences that cannot be done anywhere else in...More

Reviewed June 20, 2019 via mobile

This trip was everything we could have hoped for and more! The entire staff was professional, courteous, and most importantly very good at what they do! Our pilot flew us up, took us around to the various scheduled activities, and made everything go smoothly. The...More

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WestwindAirService, Guest Relations Manager at Westwind Air Service, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2019

Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We are pleased you enjoyed your trip and hope you come back to see us soon!

Reviewed June 18, 2019

Loved every minute of this tour. Very friendly staff. Lunch was a hot meal of fair value but who cares. The rest of the tour was awesome!

Date of experience: June 2019
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WestwindAirService, Guest Relations Manager at Westwind Air Service, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2019

Thank you for sharing your experience. We hope to see you again soon on another of our tours.

Reviewed June 9, 2019

We had only one day, coming from Phoenix, in which to visit the Grand Canyon. This was expensive, but worthwhile - all the arrangements and connections worked well, at no stage were we asked for any extra payments and everyone with whom we dealt was...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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WestwindAirService, Guest Relations Manager at Westwind Air Service, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to send in a review. We appreciate your feedback and it helps others make decisions on which tours to take. Thank you for the accolades :-)

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