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Grand Canyon South Rim

Highway 64, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
(928) 638-7888
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45-minute Helicopter Flight Over the Grand Canyon from Tusayan, Arizona
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The most developed area of Grand Canyon National Park, the South Rim offers amenities such as bus service, hotels and water stations, but is also more crowded than the North Rim. Scenic highlights include Pipe Creek Vista and Yavapai Point.
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Highway 64, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First off let me say February is not the perfect time to visit. It was pretty cold out. The walkways were icy at times. I am from the East coast where they put rock salt down but it appears in this area they used some...More

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Reviewed yesterday

We were recharged by the beauty of the Grand Canyon on our relatively short hikes along the Rim before and after our Leave No Trace class, sponsored by Grand Canyon Association. The late afternoon light was spectacular!

Thank Walt C
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Reviewed yesterday

Walk the rim trail and if you have the chance to hike Bright Angel Trail do it. We did it in the snow and it was just fine. Took one hour going down in it and we reached a rest room stop in that time...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Pictures don’t give you the real thing, visiting the site is a must. Hotel at the sites are expensive and it’s worth it only if you have a view to the Canyon! Going down the Canyon is much easier than coming back up which is...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife, daughter, and I took the Grand Canyon Railway Package to get to the Grand Canyon. We were only there for around 3 hours, but I would recommend staying there longer and staying overnight which we didn't do. We had to get back on...More

Thank cwillini
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We decided to drive ourselves from the Enchantment Resort in Sedona, found the drive very easy and beautiful, as the landscape was ever changing. We had a cool, sunny day, which we found perfect for touring, we entered the park and went straight to the...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had 2 'full' days at the end of January. Very lucky with the weather - very cold but sunny both days. Stayed overnight in Tusayan. Very easy and quick drive into the park. $30 per car for 7 days. Bargain. Very easy to park...More

Thank CheltenhamPaul
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The size of this majestic place will amaze you. I cannot express how big it is and the overwhelming emotions that come from experiencing it in person. Grand Canyon is without a doubt one of the wonders of the world. It is not easy to...More

Thank Acidov
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely stunningly beautiful! Visited twice in February. While cold, the sun and blue skies make you forget the cold. Every view from every angle and lookout made me want more! Wish I had more time to explore! The night sky is also the most beautiful...More

Thank D W
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Reviewed 2 days ago

To experience the grandeur of one of the world seven wonders, you have to do the hike down to the bottom of the canyon to indulge yourself. We did the easier one, that was less steep coming back up - Bright Angel Trail , totally...More

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Matt T
18 February 2018|
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Response from Theresa P | Reviewed this property |
If your hearts really set on doing a helicopter tour I would try and book ahead as it would be awful to miss out if they are fully booked (popular time of year). I ended up choosing not to do the helicopter tour due to... More
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Elida O
16 February 2018|
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Response from Torrie S | Reviewed this property |
There are a few restaurants at Bro locations. The Canyon meeting point has a cafeteria type restaurant in it.
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walter g
12 February 2018|
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Response from geraldh463 | Reviewed this property |
The canyon rim is at 7000 feet so that is a great moderator to the temperatures you see reported for Phoenix at 1100 feet. While it will still be warm it will be about 20 degrees cooler than Phoenix.
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