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25- or 45-minute Helicopter Tour of the Grand Canyon National Park

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  • 25- or 45-minute Helicopter Tour of the Grand Canyon National Park

  • Enjoy a bird’s eye view of one of the World’s Natural Wonders

  • Choose from one of two flight options to fit your travel needs

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25- or 45-minute Helicopter Tour of the Grand Canyon National Park
From US$ 257.99
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45-Min Morning DepartureMost Popular
45-minute helicopter flight in an Eco Star Helicopter with scenic views of the Eastern and Northern rims of the Grand Canyon - Morning Departure (PGG-2E)
From US$ 309.99
45-Min Late Afternoon
45-minute helicopter flight in an Eco Star Helicopter with scenic views of the Eastern and Northern rims of the Grand Canyon - Late Afternoon Departure (PGG-2E)
From US$ 309.99
45-Min Afternoon Departure
45-minute helicopter flight in an Eco Star Helicopter with scenic views of the Eastern and Northern rims of the Grand Canyon - Afternoon Departure (PGG-2E)
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Overview
Take your tour of the Grand Canyon to the next level with this customizable helicopter tour that showcases incredible views of the National Park. Choose from a 25- or 45-minute flight that will transport you over the most vast part of the canyon. Enjoy the luxury of a state-of-the-art Eco Star helicopter as you gaze out over some of the American west's most breathtaking views. Whether it's your first time to the park or you've visited the Grand Canyon in the past, this memorable tour is sure to show you a side of the Canyon you've never seen before.
What to Expect
Enjoy a memorable helicopter experience over the Southern and Northern Rims of the Grand Canyon.

While riding in comfort on the EcoStar helicopter, you will have 180-degrees of viewing space through the over-sized, wrap-around windows. The EC-130 helicopter is equipped with plush stadium seating, specifically designed for sightseeing tours. You’ll view sights of the Kaibab National Forest, the Dragon Corridor and the Grand Canyon’s Northern Rim as this exciting tour puts you in the heart of the action.

You will have a "birds eye view" to this Natural Wonder of the World! After flying over the Kaibab National Forest, you will enter the Dragon Corridor, the deepest and widest part of the Grand Canyon. Marvel at the Canyon's legendary beauty while relaxing in comfort. Have your camera ready as the colorful vistas will leave you awe-struck. These sights, only accessible from a helicopter, will sure to be a topic of discussion for years to come!
Reviews (33)
1 - 5 of 28 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago
Bucket List -- Check!!!

This review covers a flight we took from the Grand Canyon Airport, just a few minutes south of the south rim, in early March, 2019. Here are tips that will help you make some decisions. There are several options available as to when, how long...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Marty F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
worthwhile experience

The Grand Canyon is so vast, it is difficult to comprehend from the rim. So viewing by air is the best way to see it. Helicopters give the best opportunity to experience the size and beauty close up. We chose Papillon, since we had favorable...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank roger h
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for flying with us, and for your support! We appreciate your return business and would love to fly with you again. Sincerely, Papillon Management

Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile
Great experience

After waiting 60+ years, it was only right that we do this in a helicopter. I was apprehensive at first but got over over that quickly. It was a great way to see the canyon in all its majesty. Tim the pilot was cheerful and...More

Thank schnaxxl
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2019

We're happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour! Seeing the Grand Canyon from the air is a truly incredible experience. We're honored to have flown you there -- thank you for choosing us! Sincerely, Papillon Management

Reviewed 22 November 2018
Terrible Customer Service!

I booked a 10am flight for my husband and I. We were told to be there at least 30 mins earlier but since we were up early, we reached at around 8:30am. When we were there, we weren't told of anything except to attend a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jamie W
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

We take pride in our staff's professionalism and the service they provide, so we sincerely apologize for your experience and would like to hear more about what happened. Our Guest Relations department will be able to assist you, if you haven't already been in contact...More

Reviewed 11 November 2018
Highlight of our holiday!

We did separate trips with the same company firstly to Hoover Dam and then the next day to fly over the Hoover Dam on our way to the Grand Canyon. Firstly put cost to one side, this is a once in a lifetime trip to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Allister16
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

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, Papillon Management

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