Grand Canyon Helicopter Tour from Las Vegas

Take in unparalleled views of the Mojave Desert and enjoy a champagne toast from a private plateau!

Travel Flexibly · 4.50h · Las Vegas, United States

Looking for an unforgettable helicopter tour while you’re in Las Vegas? Take a break from Sin City and immerse yourself in nature on this enchanting ride to Grand Canyon West. Soar above the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, and the Mojave Desert before descending down to the canyon floor. Spend 30 minutes exploring a private plateau by the Colorado River, where you’ll even be treated to a light picnic and celebratory champagne toast! This is one adventure you don’t want to miss!

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  • Grand Canyon Helicopter Tour from Las Vegas ​
  • Time to take flight
  • Expert pilot
  • Hoover Dam flyover
  • Soar over Lake Mead
  • Amazing views from above
  • Land at the bottom of the Grand Canyon
  • The best way to see the Grand Canyon

Your magical adventure begins right outside of your Las Vegas hotel, where a helpful driver will be waiting to greet you. After being driven to the Boulder Terminal, it will be time to hop into an EcoStar helicopter for the ultimate sightseeing experience! Your helicopter only allows for 6 passengers at most, so you’ll be treated to a wonderfully intimate ride in the sky. Cruise above the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, the Colorado River, and the Mojave Desert’s captivating landscapes.

Take in unparalleled views of the Grand Canyon as your pilot descends 3,200 feet to the canyon floor. From here, you’ll enjoy 30 minutes to explore the massive rock formations and awe-inspiring desert landscape at your leisure. From the canyon floor, a light picnic and festive champagne toast will also be served before making the return back to Las Vegas.

The 35 minute flight back to Las Vegas will follow a different scenic route, so you’ll enjoy even more stunning views along the way! Once you’re back at Boulder Terminal, your friendly driver will be waiting to escort you back to your Las Vegas hotel.

Please be prepared to pay a $30 fuel surcharge per person on arrival.

Grand Canyon Helicopter Tour from Las Vegas Description

Your 4.5-hour tour includes:

  • Roundtrip transfer to and from your Las Vegas hotel

  • Breathtaking helicopter ride to Grand Canyon West

  • Approximately 70 minutes of flight time

  • Exploring the canyon floor

  • Champagne and light picnic on canyon floor

  • Small group with only 6 passengers at most

Convenient Hotel Pick Up

Your adventure will begin right outside of your Las Vegas hotel, where your friendly driver will be waiting to whisk you away to the Boulder Terminal. Depending on the location of your hotel, you will be picked up about 1.5 hours before your departure time. Make sure you have your photo ID ready for check in, and your camera by your side to capture all the spectacular views that await you!

Soar Above Lake Mead and Hoover Dam

After checking in at Boulder Terminal, it will be time to board your EC-130 helicopter and head for the friendly skies! Enjoy a truly intimate flight experience, as only 6 passengers at most will be on the helicopter with you.

Soar above the Hoover Dam, Lake mead, Grapevine Mesa, and the volcanic Black Mountains during a jaw-dropping, 35 minute flight. Towards the end of your flight, take in mesmerizing views of the Grand Wash Cliffs before reaching Grand Canyon West.

Explore the Canyon Floor

Descend nearly 3,200 feet as your pilot transports you to the breathtaking canyon floor. From a private plateau next to the Colorado River, take in panoramic views of the Grand Canyon’s stunning landscape. You’ll have approximately 30 minutes to explore the captivating area at your leisure, so take your time roaming around this striking desert setting.

A light picnic of fig bars, cookies, cheese, fruit bars, crackers, and water will also be served along with a celebratory champagne toast!

Fly Back to Sin City

After your magical picnic on the canyon floor, it will be time to trade in desert views for the lights of Sin City. Hop back in the helicopter once more, this time enjoying a slightly different scenic route on the way back. Admire the expansive desert views from your window as you make your return to Boulder Terminal, which should be about a 35 minute ride.

Once you’re back on the ground, a friendly driver will be waiting to escort you back to your Las Vegas hotel.

What you get with this tour
Scenic helicopter ride from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon West
Roundtrip transfer to and from Las Vegas hotel
30 minutes to explore the Canyon floor
Champagne and light picnic on Canyon floor
See Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, and Grand Canyon West Rim from above
Amazing aerial views of Grand Canyon West
Inflight English narration
Small group experience with 6 passengers at most
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Frequently Asked Questions

What to bring?

Please be sure to bring a valid ID and a camera!

What to bring?

Please be sure to bring a valid ID and a camera!

Is this tour run by The Tour Guy?

No, this tour is operated by one of our trusted and vetted partners in Las Vegas.

What if I have concerns about my mobility on this tour?

Our helicopters are able to stow collapsible wheelchairs with detachable wheels, as well as other compact mobility equipment. However, we are unfortunately unable to accommodate motorized wheelchairs. If you have any doubts about your mobility, please do not hesitate to reach out to our team.

What happens if it rains?

Cancellations may occur if rainfall is heavy or if the weather is a safety hazard. If a cancellation occurs, we will work to reschedule you or offer a full refund.

How comprehensive is this helicopter tour?

In the spirit of making the most of your tour, there will be a multilingual narration during your ride, with abbreviated descriptions of each landmark you fly over, including the Hoover Dam and Lake Mead. You'll also get to walk around and explore the canyon floor from a private plateau for 30 minutes, ensuring that you get to fully experience this impressive area.

Is lunch included in the price of the tour?

A full lunch is not included in this tour, though you will enjoy a light picnic on the Canyon floor, along with champagne. Snacks will include a fig bar, cookies, fruit bar, cheese, crackers, and water.

What if I have food allergies, intolerances, or other dietary requirements?

Please contact us in advance so we can do our best to accommodate your needs. We will work with our tour partners to provide you with an alternative when possible.

What if I'm not staying at a hotel?

Passengers who live locally or are staying in a house during their trip can travel to a nearby Strip or Downtown hotel and still receive complimentary hotel transportation for their tour.

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