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The most developed area of Grand Canyon National Park, the South Rim offers amenities such as bus service, hotels and water stations, but is also more crowded than the North Rim. Scenic highlights include Pipe Creek Vista and Yavapai Point.
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Highway 64, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
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(928) 638-7888
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Reviewed yesterday

What does one say about the Grand Canyon that hasn't been said before? Given that most everyone knows of the grandeur of the Canyon I don't think I could add more to descriptions that have already been made. Our visit to the Grand Canyon was...More

Thank Alain L
Reviewed yesterday

Get there early. Take a jacket and water bottles. Don't get to close to the edge. Buses are provided but lots of walking is available as well. Buses shut down early so plan your furthest reaches first.

Thank iThinkSo2
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Definitely a must see in your lifetime. South Rim is busier, but still had plenty of time to myself without the hum of tourists. Arrived at sunrise, left at sunset and felt very satisfied with how much I was able to see/do. Started the day...More

Thank Cara C
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was the first time my husband and I visited the Grand Canyon. The first time seeing it takes your breath away! Every view is better than the next. We hiked down Bright Angel Trail about a mile, which gave a whole other perspective. We...More

Thank Abbey B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There are no words for this park. Must see it! Stay in the park. Its worth the money and a great experience.

Thank kbeckpta
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Grand Canyon is a must see if you visit Arizona,US. The place holds you spell bound. To experience the total beauty, including the sunrise and sunset, you have to stay here and do a two/three trip to this place to experience the total beauty...More

Thank sunilbernard
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited Grand Canyon South Rim on a Grayline bus tour. We knew it would be a long day but wanted to relax and let someone else do the driving. We were given a pick-up time of 6:30 am from Mandalay Bay...bus was a bit...More

Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed 3 days ago

The South Rim of the Grand Canyon is busy, with lots of people visiting. Some are staying in lodges or campgrounds inside the park, like we did for two days, some are staying in motels or campgrounds just outside the park, like how we finished...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I just have a word to share this is very special trip sometimes we take for granted our nature scenic views are very unbelievable a place you must go!!

Thank N R R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We met a fabulous volunteer Maria on our first hike. She was amazing and gave us useful information including where to hike the next day where we bumped into her again.

Thank Suzan C
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Dee62
11 October 2018|
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Response from DanielPofMI | Reviewed this property |
I think the best short hike you could do would be South Kaibab down to Ooh-Aah Point. Take the orange shuttle from the main visitor center to get to it. Might take an hour and a half of your time. After that, I would do... More
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57AOK
3 October 2018|
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Response from DanielPofMI | Reviewed this property |
You should stay one night (that's all you really need). There are lodges right inside the park itself. Maswik and Yavapai are the more affordable ones. Check the official national park website for links.
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