GC West Rim Heli Tour with Landing at Eldorado Canyon + Ground Exploration
Depart from Las Vegas on an exhilarating helicopter ride over the Mojave Desert, Colorado River and Grand Canyon West. After your helicopter tour, land at Eldorado Canyon where you will be treated to a Champagne lunch, a guided adventure into the Techatticup Gold Mine and a 2-hour outdoor adventure on your choice of ATV or Baja Jeep.
GC West Rim Heli Tour with Landing at Eldorado Canyon + Ground Exploration Highlights:
- Soar over the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead and the vast Mojave Desert as you make your way from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon in a helicopter.
- Learn all about the region with inflight narration and snap photos from your breathtaking vantage point.
- As you approach the West Rim, catch incredible views of Guano Point, Eagle Point and the Skywalk before landing at Eldorado Canyon.
- Enjoy a champagne lunch, followed by guided adventure into the Techatticup Gold Mine and a 2-hour outdoor excursion on your choice of ATV or Baja Jeep.
Why You Shouldn’t Miss This
A two billion-year-old gorge eroded slowly by wind and water, the Grand Canyon is one of the world’s most impressive geological wonders. A helicopter tour is the perfect solution for those pressed on time - soak up breathtaking views from the sky, check out the viewpoints along the rim, and explore the canyon floor - all in one day!
About Your GC West Rim Heli Tour with Landing at Eldorado Canyon + Ground Exploration Experience:
Get picked up from your hotel and escorted to the airport where you’ll then board a luxury EC 130 helicopter. Experience a breathtaking flight over Lake Mead, the Hoover Dam, Mojave Desert and, finally, the enticing West Rim. At the end of your helicopter tour, you will land at Eldorado Canyon where you will be treated to a Champagne lunch and a bit of time to reflect on your aerial tour.
The next portion of your tour is a guided adventure into the Techatticup Gold Mine, where you will walk the paths and tunnels that the miners used. The remainder of the tour puts you in touch with the natural beauty of Eldorado Canyon as you enjoy a guided 2-hour outdoor adventure on your choice of ATV or Baja Jeep.
Know Before You Go:
Tour duration: Approximately 8 hours, hotel to hotel
Flight time: 70 mins
Time spent at Eldorado Canyon: 3 - 3.5 hours
Hotel pickup: Complimentary pickup from most major hotels in Las Vegas (if your hotel is not covered, or if you are not staying in a hotel, you may redeem your pickup at the nearest major hotel). You will be picked up 1 hour and 30 minutes prior to the time slot you book your tour for. The booking time is when your flight departs.
Departure airport: Boulder City (without LV Strip)
What to bring: Valid photo I.D. (required for all passengers boarding the aircraft), and camera. (Please note: the use of Selfie Sticks and extending camera poles are strictly prohibited in and around the aircraft.)
For ATV riders: This option is perfect for thrill seekers. Boots or sturdy shoes are required (no open-toed shoes, sandals, high heels or flip-flops are permitted). ATV riders must be a minimum of 16 years of age with a valid driver’s license. One person is permitted per ATV.
For Baja Jeep riders: This option is best for visitors seeking adventure with minimal physical demands. Riders in the Baja Jeep must be 6 years old or older.
Lunch A picnic box lunch with champagne is included as part of your tour. Vegetarian lunch is available upon request, with a 48-hour notice.
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Roundtrip helicopter flight from Las Vegas over Grand Canyon West
- Multilingual in-flight narration
- Guided tour and historic Techatticup Gold Mine and Mill Site
- Guided desert excursion via your choice of ATV or Baja Jeep
- Picnic champagne lunch
You may reschedule or cancel your tour without penalty up to 24 hours prior to your scheduled departure time. Rescheduling your tour within 24 hours of commencement may result in a change fee of $50 or less. Cancellations within 24 hours of departure are non-refundable.
Upon booking this tour, you will receive instant confirmation. On the day of your experience, display your booking voucher via mobile upon hotel pickup (no printout necessary). All passengers booked on the tour will be required to present government issued forms of identification before boarding the aircraft. Complimentary pickup from most major hotels in Las Vegas is included with your booking. If your hotel is not covered, or, if you are not staying in a hotel, you may redeem your pickup at the nearest major hotel. You will be picked up 1 hour and 30 minutes prior to the time slot you book your tour for. The booking time is when your flight departs.
Tour starts and ends at your hotel, Las Vegas