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Since 1965, The Papillon Group has been providing visitors a privileged perspective to one of the world's greatest natural wonders. Papillon is the only company flying the entire Grand Canyon, including areas untouched by man and inaccessible by...more
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3568 Airport Rd, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 89005
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a great time. It is expensive but a one life time experience! Enjoying the Grand Canyon from the air is really beautiful

Thank Geraldineco6
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was such a fantastic tour! Also a great value at $314 per person, the best we could find. The highlight was the helicopter ride into the canyon. Very thrilling with spectacular views - an ultimate experience. Both pilots were excellent (one going in and...More

Thank rogr_k
Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved every minute of this tour. It was an amazing experience to fly over the Hoover Dam & Canyon, then float on the mighty Colorado River and then take in the sights over the south rim of the Grand Canyon. There was plenty of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome Grand Canyon but disappointing "ship 'em in & out tour".... It goes without saying you must experience this trip if you can. The Grand Canyon is AWESOME, but to fly down into it, land by the side of the Colorado River, & then be...More

Thank AtlanticWings
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was disappointing for us consider it cost a fortune for 45 minutes. Our two young children were forced to sit in the middle, so they could not see out the window which lead to one being sick ( she has never been travel sick...More

Thank legodude1983
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved every part of this trip and our guides were wonderful! Seeing the Grand Canyon from the air was beautiful? I highly recommend this!

Thank Kyle M
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour! And we agree - seeing the Grand Canyon from the air is a remarkable experience. Thank you for flying with us. Sincerely, Papillon Management

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had decided long in dvance our visit to the Grand Canyon would not include the hike all the way to the Colorado river. As an alternative we went for a helicopter flight. After checking we could fit in a single chopper (we are a...More

Thank Nico D
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking time to post a review -- and for choosing us to show you the Grand Canyon! We hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit to the Southwest. Sincerely, Papillon Management

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a chopper trip and it was great. A bit costly, about $200 dollars per person, however, the crew was nice and the view magnificent. The company offers multi language descriptions and is very safe. Fast and secure, an ice on the cake for...More

Thank gladiator428
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing us to show you the Grand Canyon! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour and you felt safe during the flight. We appreciate your support! Sincerely, Papillon Management

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We flew with them end of day and were all four of us enthousiastic afterwards. We started with video safety meeting and waited then for our flight. Very smooth despite a few rain patches, and splendid views on the Grand Canyon from (high) above. Not...More

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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

The Grand Canyon is even more incredible when seen from the air. Thank you for choosing us to take you there! We hope you enjoyed the rest of your vacation. Sincerely, Papillon Management

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did a short helicopter tour of the Grand Canyon on July 26th with my family of 5. Service attitude of the ground crew was really terrible.More

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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the overall experience during your tour, and we'd like to hear more specifically about what went wrong. Please email us at tour.feedback@papillon.com with your reservation number or the last name used to book your tour....More

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Kevin K
July 10, 2018|
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Response from PapillonHelicopters | Property representative |
We apologize about the delay in receiving the email confirmation. Our reservations department will be able to resend it to you. Please email the department at res . las @ papillon . com.
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Stephanie S
June 25, 2018|
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Response from 219adri_nj | Reviewed this property |
Desde donde tomas el helicóptero, no se ve el Gran Cañon. El vuelo sobre el Gran Cañon dura aproximadamente 30 minutos
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Margot414
April 7, 2018|
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Response from PapillonHelicopters | Property representative |
Yes, we offer ample parking at all of our air terminals.
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