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Scenic Airlines is the largest and most experienced aerial tour operator in the world, specializing in Grand Canyon airplane tours. In 1967, Scenic Airlines flew it's first sightseeing tour and has since been an pioneer in the aerial sightseeing...more
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1265 Airport Rd, Boulder City, NV 89005-3673
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cost around £1050 for three of us to do our trip. We were collected early morning from our hotel (having rang the day before to confirm the trip). We drove round a few hotels collecting other people and got to Boulder City Airport around 9am...More

Thank Orlando2010
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sounds like you had a perfect day at Grand Canyon West -- we're thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed the tour and that you found so much value in the experience. We appreciate your business and hope to fly with you again if your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We pre-booked from the UK the Grand Voyager Expedition tour, which consisted of hotel pick up, coach to Boulder City airport, a fixed wing flight to the west rim of the Grand Canyon, a helicopter to the base of the Grand Canyon, a boat ride...More

Thank peted934
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sounds like you had a perfect day at Grand Canyon West! We're thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed the tour, and that the process from start to finish went smoothly. Thank you for touring with us! Sincerely, Scenic Airlines & Papillon Management

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family booked the Scenic Airline's Grand Connoisseur trip with the Hummer tour of the GC. Due to time constraints, we were only able to do a day visit to see the GC and this trip seemed to give us everything - convenience with pick-up/drop...More

Thank Jacqui C
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Sounds like you had a perfect day at the Grand Canyon! We're thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed the tour, and that the process from start to finish went smoothly. Thank you for touring with us! Sincerely, Scenic Airlines Management

Reviewed 10 August 2018

Almost at the end of our holiday, we booked the grand voyager tour. this is plane, helicopter and boat and should be skywalk. When we got the confirmation we had 1 window seat (we are four people) and no skywalk. So I email the organisation...More

Thank John H
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to post a balanced review of your tour, which has alerted us to some areas where we can improve our service and the tour flow out at the West Rim. We sincerely apologize that the tour didn't meet your expectations....More

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

What a brilliant brilliant way to see the Gran Canyon. Picked up from the hotel in an AC van, taken to the small airport in Boulder City. Check in easily. I got to sit at the front with the pilot! She was lovely. Chatting away....More

Thank AnselmColom
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thank you for taking time to post a review of your recent tour - we sincerely appreciate your business and your support! Respectfully, Papillon/Scenic Airlines Management

Reviewed 23 July 2018

My friends and I had a conference trip to US and we planned a road trip around Grand canyon afterwards. We stayed in Grand canyon national park for two and half days and we were on this flights in our second day. We pre-booked tickets...More

Thank Fun H
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

We're thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed the tour! Thank you for flying with us -- we hope you enjoyed the rest of your vacation. Sincerely, Scenic Airlines Management

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I booked this tour for July 4th as a little get away during my trip to Vegas. Everything was basically perfect. No real complaints. I was picked up from my hotel on time. We picked up others from other hotels and then went to a...More

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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you for taking time to post a balanced review, we appreciate your feedback! We're happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour -- thank you for flying with us! Respectfully, Scenic Airlines Management

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

If you don't have long in Vegas or hate coach travel... this is the tour for you. Everything ran smoothly from pick up, to check in at Boulder City. The pilot was friendly and the flight was great. Be aware if you are tall this...More

Thank Little_Me_2006
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thank you for taking time to post a comprehensive and helpful review! We're thrilled that you enjoyed the tour and the incredible sights along Grand Canyon West. Thank you for flying with us! Sincerely, Scenic Airlines Management

Reviewed 26 June 2018

On our first day on holiday we had decided to visit the Grand Canyon and had pre booked with scenic Airlines. We were picked up on time from our hotel and driven to Bolder airport, were we flew in a small plane to the canyon....More

Thank John C
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Sounds like you enjoyed an incredible day at Grand Canyon West! Thank you for choosing us to take you there -- we hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit to Las Vegas. Sincerely, Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines Management

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Ths flight was late, and then they had 3 seats across. If you were in the middle seat, you had no opportunity to take photos. Anybody seated on the right hand si of the plane got no view at all of Hoover Dam. Very disappointed...More

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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Scenic Airlines, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you for taking time to post a review, and we sincerely apologize that the tour didn't meet your expectations and you left feeling disappointed. The flight path is managed by the FAA and our pilots fly in a pattern to allow our guests to...More

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AmyRonS
18 August 2018|
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Response from PapillonHelicopters | Property representative |
Children must be 6 years or older to partake in this tour, but we encourage you to check with our reservations department at res.las @ papillon . com for specific guidelines and restrictions for this tour. -- Scenic Airlines
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alb100
6 March 2018|
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Response from PapillonHelicopters | Property representative |
We offer air-only tours that fly over the Grand Canyon, as well as landing tours where you can sight-see along the canyon rim. Our reservations department will be able to assist you with any questions. Please email them at... More
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Mandy O
20 April 2017|
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Thank you for your inquiry! The fee right now is $100-$200, depending on the round trip tour. This is a flat fee, it is not charged each way unless you are taking one-way passage.
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