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Grand Canyon Sunset Helicopter Tour from Las Vegas

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Take an scenic helicopter tour through the Grand Canyon from Las Vegas complete with a Champagne picnic in the basin. Fly over Lake Mead, the impressive Hoover Dam and Fortification Hill. During your journey you will see many breathtaking views of the Southwest and a sunset view of the Strip.
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  • Pass by Lake Mead National Recreation Area
    Pass by Hoover Dam
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    Grand Canyon West
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
    Once you reach the Grand Canyon you''ll pilot will land you deeper and further into the canyon than any other helicopter tour. You'll stop on a private bluff overlooking the Colorado River for a Champagne toast and light snack. From this incredible perch 3,500 feet below the canyon rim, celebrate and relax under an authentic Native American ramada shelter, your pilot will be happy to answer any questions you have about the canyon or your helicopter flight.
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    Pass by The Strip
You'll return to the starting point
  • Soar over the Grand Canyon during this sunset helicopter tour from Las Vegas
  • Ideal for celebrating a special occasion—land on a private bluff for Champagne 
  • Choose from multiple times to easily fit this tour into your schedule 
  • Hassle-free pickup and drop-off from select Las Vegas hotels included
What to Expect
Your helicopter tour starts with pickup from your Las Vegas hotel. Travel to the heliport by air-conditioned coach and board an Eco-Star helicopter to the Grand Canyon. During the flight, learn fun facts about the canyon and peer through the helicopter’s panoramic windows for spectacular aerial views of Hoover Dam and Lake Mead. Soar above the canyon’s West Rim and land on a private bluff 3,500 feet (1,066 meters) below the rim for a Champagne toast and a light snack. Look down over the mighty Colorado River and see the rock layers up close as the sun sinks into the canyon. Then hop back in the helicopter for the return trip. Fly over the Las Vegas Strip and see its lights  lit up at night, and then end your tour with hotel drop-off in Las Vegas.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Pickup is available from select Las Vegas hotels
4h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 45-minute (approx.) flight each way in a state-of-the-art Eco-Star helicopter
  • Landing on a private bluff in the Grand Canyon
  • Champagne toast and light snack (vegetables, fruit, crackers and cheese)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off by deluxe van
  • All taxes and fees
  • Entry/Admission - Grand Canyon West
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Due to the nature of this tour and the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers weighing over 300 lbs (136 kg or 21 stone) will be required to purchase an additional seat. This is payable directly to the tour operator on the day of the tour.
  • The total combined passenger weight (including pilot) cannot exceed 1240lbs (563kg)
  • There is a maximum capacity of seven (7) people per helicopter, plus your pilot.
  • Per FAA regulations, all passengers 18 years and older will be required to show photo ID such as a driver's license or passport at the time of check-in.
  • Due to uneven terrain at the Grand Canyon, wheelchairs are not able to be accommodated.
  • 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
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We had the pleasure of flying with Maverick Helicopters. It was an adventure of a lifetime. Everything about Mavericks operation is first class. The views were breathtaking. Our pilot Travis was phenomenal. Very professional, knowledgeable, and nice. He also gave us a great
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The ride was excellent, yet the landing point at the Canyon wasn't as impressive as the sight seeing points from the coach tour which I joined before.
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This experience was very well organised from pick up to drop off. Our pilot Chris was very informative and friendly. Would highly recommend this on your bucket list when visiting Vegas.
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Response from MaverickHelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Canyon Sunset Helicopter Tour from Las Vegas
Responded 6 days ago
Thanks for flying with us!
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I have a terrible fear of flying so to say I was nervous was an understatement. "Texas" made me feel at ease and he was a professional and qualified helicopter pilot. The flight out was smooth and the grand canyon landing was amazing. Had a fantastic time, a really well
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Response from MaverickHelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Canyon Sunset Helicopter Tour from Las Vegas
Responded 3 weeks ago
Glad to hear you had an amazing time!
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This experience was above and beyond my expectations. It was made at my wife's request, but I was thrilled with the whole thing. Maverick has the best safety record of any helicopter company in the world. Our pilot was experienced, safety-conscious, and enthusiastic. this is a
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Response from MaverickHelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Canyon Sunset Helicopter Tour from Las Vegas
Responded 3 weeks ago
We appreciate your taking the time to contribute this review about our company. It is great to hear that we provided you good customer service and that you had an excellent time on your tour with us.
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About the operator
By: Maverick Helicopters
Graham R
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Epic Grand Canyon helicopter tour
Highlight of my trip to Las Vegas was the helicopter tour to Hoover Dam/Grand Canyon. The whole operation from
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Santiago A
Incredible experience
An amazing experience! The whole staff of Maverick is so enthusiast and helpful trough out the process! Worth
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Vanessa C
Stunning view of the strip
This was a great experience. Saw the strip at night. My only complaint was that it was too short of a ride. Up
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Lauren H
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
We keep going back to Maverick!
This past week was the 3rd time we did a helicopter tour with Maverick in Las Vegas. I definitely recommend them!
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Millard T
Wind Dancer Sunset Tour
We had the pleasure of flying with Maverick Helicopters. It was an adventure of a lifetime. Everything about
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Paignton, United Kingdom
Trip of a lifetime
The trip was exactly as described. We deliberated long and hard about which trip to choose and really did our
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Helga M
Valentine's Getaway
It was four of us, Buck took amazing care of our safety and narrated all that we saw. Amazing experience ending
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Andrew H
West Richland, Washington
Great helicopter ride
This was a great tour. Worth the money. Amazing to see Las Vegas from the sky. Pilot was very nice. I would/will
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Tony M
Naperville, Illinois
Grand Canyon
What an amazing trip! Everyone should take this tour and see what a wonder the Grand Canyon is. The pilot, Travis,
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Melbourne, Australia
Grand Canyon ticked off bucket list
Mavrick was great from start to finish. Booking online was easy. Pick up was on time and shared with two other
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h 30m
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Dutch, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish
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