Destination: Colorado River,Grand Canyon
Type: Bus, Boat or Jet Ski, Helicopter
Enjoy a tour that lets you experience all aspects of the Grand Canyon -- spectacular views from the air, ridge and bottom of the canyon plus a pontoon boat trip on the Colorado River.
The tour starts with transportation from your hotel to Boulder City's air terminal. There board a helicopter for a ride to the West Rim of the Grand Canyon. As you travel to the Grand Canyon, you will enjoy amazing views of Boulder City, Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, the volcanic Black Mountains, Grapevine Mesa and the Grand Wash Cliffs.
When you reach the Grand Canyon, the helicopter will descend 4,000 feet to the bottom. Disembark and spend 30 minutes exploring before boarding a pontoon boat for a trip down the Colorado River. After a one-mile trip (about 10 - 15 minutes) floating down the Colorado River, return by helicopter to the West Rim of the Grand Canyon where you will be transported to the Grand Canyon Skywalk located on the Hualapai Reservation.
Enjoy a VIP front-of-line pass to the Skywalk, a 65-foot U-shaped walkway that extends over the rim of the canyon offering unobstructed views. Cameras are not allowed on the Skywalk, but your tour includes a souvenir photo. While at the Skywalk you will also enjoy a snack.
The tour concludes with a helicopter trip back to Boulder City's air terminal and then a shuttle back to your hotel.
For each guest weighing more than 300 pounds, an adjacent empty seat is required to safely balance the aircraft. The tour company will charge a reduced rate for the adjacent seat at the time of check-in.