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2 1/2 Miles North Of Park Entrance, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
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One of my highlights of my trip to Vegas was the tour we took to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon and specifically Mather Point. We simply loved the views of the canyon and the ease of taking pictures and seeing the awesome scenery....More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Brenda U
Reviewed 2 days ago

This lookout offers a spectacular introduction/last view (depending on the direction you're headed) of the park. When we were there, we had the added bonus of having a condor resting on a rock so close that you could see his markings. Wow! The crowds make...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 7SXM
Reviewed 5 days ago

Problem is that as a major view point busses and everything else there. Very crowded, sparse parking. There were 100s of people standing in line to have a picture taken in front of the Grand Canyon Sign. The entire canyon just beyond that, but the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

See this on television does not do it justice probably one of ntvbest natural sight in the world. It’s stunning.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Volksrus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a spot that many people will come to see the sun set and rise. You will have to get there very early if you plan on having the best view. This area is a Stop on the bus route.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have a profesional camera, and whenever I placed my tripod on the ground, dozens of tourists came next to me to find the wholes of my tripod or just shoot the same thing I was shooting. So, find a place at the edge where...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank youcanhandlethetruth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mather point gives you a fantastic view of the canyon. You can see a small portion of the Colorado River.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank N9626BFdavec
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mather point is a good vantage point with stunning views of the canyon. Those who want to explore the canyon without having to hike a lot can visit Mather point and walk a bit along the rim to find a couple of places to gent...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank wolf668
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As soon as you enter the park just few minutes driving park the car walking about 5 minutes and you get to see tha most spectacular place on earth

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Antonella P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This point is a short walk (or quick shuttle ride) from the Visitor Centre. It is a wonderful location to see the Canyon from with interesting angles and sights in both directions. It can be very busy here with lots of tourists, but it is...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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29 March 2018|
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Response from john7002017 | Reviewed this property |
$20 fee per person to walk in, bus in, bike in, boat in. $35 per car to drive in. Parking is free. Plenty of parking. There are free days, see their site.
29 January 2018|
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Response from john7002017 | Reviewed this property |
A friend of mine back east threatened to "kick my butt" if I spent three months in AZ and didn't go see the Grand Canyon. So I took off long before sunrise, driving 5 hrs to get there early in the morning. It was SOOO worth... More
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14 July 2017|
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Response from john7002017 | Reviewed this property |
Desert view Tower is worth seeing and easy to get to. Good for a short visit. The Mather Point area is a great place to spend an entire day.. In addition to the canyon views, the visitor center museum is very good as is the... More