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45-minute Helicopter Flight Over the Grand Canyon from Tusayan, Arizona provided by Maverick Helicopters

45-minute Helicopter Flight Over the Grand Canyon from Tusayan, Arizona

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Overview
Take in the Grand Canyon from the air on this helicopter flight, and see sections you can’t access on a bus or walking tour. Travel through one of the widest and deepest sections of the Grand Canyon, Dragon Corridor, and pass over two other areas, the North and South Rims. Aboard your helicopter with wraparound windows, view Kaibab National Forest, the Colorado River, and Painted Desert.
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You'll start at
Grand Canyon National Park Airport
871 Liberator Dr, Grand Canyon Village, AZ 86023, USA
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  • Pass by Kaibab National Forest
    Pass by Grand Canyon South Rim
    Pass by Painted Desert
    Pass by Colorado River
You'll end at
Grand Canyon National Park Airport
871 Liberator Dr, Grand Canyon Village, AZ 86023, USA
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Highlights
  • Book ahead of time to secure your spot in this helicopter tour 
  • See parts of the Grand Canyon you can’t see from the rim
  • See two areas of the canyon in less than an hour—the South and North Rims
  • Pick between multiple flight times to meet your needs
What to Expect
Meet for this Grand Canyon helicopter tour at Grand Canyon Airport in Tusyan, Arizona. Check-in, board your helicopter with wraparound windows, and get ready for a flight above the canyon. Start at the South Rim, and enjoy a bird’s-eye view of sights including Kaibab National Forest, the Colorado River, Painted Desert, Desert View Watchtower, Marble Canyon, Dragon Corridor, and Point Imperial. Your flight also flies to the North Rim, so you can take pictures of that part of the canyon, too. This is one of the few tours that’s able to cover two rims of the canyon in such a short amount of time. Your Grand Canyon helicopter flight ends back where it started—at the Grand Canyon Airport. Please note: 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.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Grand Canyon National Park Airport, 871 Liberator Dr, Grand Canyon Village, AZ 86023, USA
Duration
45m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 45-minute helicopter flight
  • All taxes and fees
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers weighing over 300lbs. will be required to purchase an additional seat. This is payable directly to the tour operator on the day of the tour
  • Individual passenger weights, including infants, MUST be advised at time of booking
  • Pilots are unable to assist passengers boarding and disembarking due to insurance regulations
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • 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.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled 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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Carsten Kjær J wrote a review Mar 2020
Korsoer, Denmark35 contributions8 helpful votes
Take this trip by Helicopter; see the largest Pinewood in the World before you have the World’s greatest Canyon below you with the wild water in the Colorado River. Continue the flight and see the spectaculars sceneries of this amazing place including the wild Buffaloes seeking
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Date of experience: September 2019
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CCB wrote a review Mar 2020
Atwater, California6 contributions
Our pilot was provided a gentle ride with incredible views. Many of the sights could not have been from the rim. He was knowledgeable about the formations and history. I would definitely recommend this company
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Neal C wrote a review Feb 2020
3 contributions1 helpful vote
Detours was the name of the mini coach company which drove us from Phoenix to the grand canyon and back. Of course the Maveric helcopter tour of the canyon was an amazing highlight of the day, but the 500 mile round trip there and back showed us lots more. Our guide had a great
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Date of experience: March 2019
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Response from MaverickHelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at 45-minute Helicopter Flight Over the Grand Canyon from Tusayan, Arizona
Responded 3 weeks ago
We strive to make lifetime memories and when we succeed we are delighted!
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Koen D wrote a review Feb 2020
Dilbeek, Belgium5 contributions10 helpful votes
We had a fantastic flight in a very comfortable helicopter. My wife tends to feel not that well in a heli, yet here, no problem! The pilot gives a lot of information about what you see. The music you hear is just great when flying over the canyon. We loved it, so did our kids,
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from MaverickHelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at 45-minute Helicopter Flight Over the Grand Canyon from Tusayan, Arizona
Responded 3 weeks ago
Glad to hear that you had a fantastic flight! Thanks for leaving a review!
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Kate T wrote a review Jan 2020
Campbelltown, Australia8 contributions
My father and I booked Maverick Helicopters quite eagerly, knowing very well that whilst it may be a bit expensive, that it would be the best way to see the Grand Canyon - and boy, it did not disappoint! Our pilot was very kind and friendly, ensuring every passenger had a turn
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from MaverickHelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at 45-minute Helicopter Flight Over the Grand Canyon from Tusayan, Arizona
Responded 20 Feb 2020
Thank you for choosing to fly Maverick and we are glad that you enjoyed your tour with us!
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By: Maverick Helicopters
hayleyable1
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Flying high
Amazing 50 minutes helicopter ride over the Grand Canyon. You definitely get the best views flying over it.
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jtlindsay982
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Helicopter over the Grand Canyon
This is the best way to see the Grand Canyon! My husband and I have visited the South Rim a couple of times but act
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jcbasham
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Great flight
Great flight- good information from our pilot - very smooth enjoyable flight over Grand Canyon. Everyone should do
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Star_Trekers2000
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Amazing birds eye views
Whether you are short on time or want a birds eye view of the Grand Canyon and Las Vegas this is a must do trip. T
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Tom V
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The Best in Grand Canyon Helicopter Tours
We looked into other tours, but chose Maverick Helicopters because they offered the most for the cost and flight
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JulieAG
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Take this trip!
This was an outstanding and breathtaking way to tour the Grand Canyon. We did not book this tour when we booked th
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Dean T
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Grand Canyon Family Visit
If anyone gets the chance to do the Grand Canyon, please do it. I took the family over this year and was simply ama
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laurensF1286RQ
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Great experience
Staff at check in very polite, pilot gave good safety instructions and pointed out rock formations of interest. Coo
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sallyshaun22
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Absolutely fantastic experience
Very professional company, easy check-in and a friendly pilot who explained everything clearly beforehand (I think
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ocfoley
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Greatest Trip EVER!!
Before we left for our Grand Canyon trip, I was talking about it with a co-worker. She suggested we take the helic
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marko531
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Great choice
Friendly service and well worth it. The best way to see the canyon. Try and get a window seat if possible or the fr
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JNOTS
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Take the Tour & Buy the Video
Visiting the Grand Canyon National Park has been a bucket list item forever, so once we knew we were going we immed
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HowardB692
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Wow
First time on a helicopter and it was great. The pilot was knowledgeable and exuded confidence. The trip over Grand
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F2633AYjuliec
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Wonderful experience
We had a great time and our pilot, Quincy, was informative and a patient pilot. Even when we had to turn back to t
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Diane N
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Absolutely 5 stars!
My hubby and I couldn't be more happy with the helicopter tour we took of the Grand Canyon! Maverick Helicopters' s
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  • Duration: 45m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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