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Grand Canyon South Rim

Highway 64, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
(928) 638-7888
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US$ 99.99*
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Grand Canyon South Rim Bus Tour with Optional Upgrades
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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
(928) 638-7888
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Reviewed yesterday

On a cloudy day my pictures of the Grand Canyon were beautiful. We could see the beautiful colors of the canyon. The clouds made walking around the canyon comfortable--not too hot or cold. I have been to the canyon many times, but this trip in...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Riding the train was a great way to go. Drop your bags at the station, they're waiting for you in your hotel room when you get there. Hang on to your wallet, there are train robbers who board the train!! GCRR Hotel in Williams was...More

Thank patrick r
Reviewed yesterday

You will take one look at the Grand Canyon and wonder how many millions of years it took for a river to carve a trench in this hunk of rock. Geologists say at least 3 million. 277 miles long. 5 miles wide. 1 mile deep....More

Thank Eaton_Out
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the 2nd time I've been here and it's truly breathtaking. I've read bad reviews like "it's just a big hole in the ground..." etc but it's more than that! It's a crack in the earth!! Appreciate how it was formed and the size...More

Thank Smilefish598
Reviewed yesterday

This is not only beautiful and breath taking, but everything in the park is done for the convience of the traveler. The movie is great and visitors center is informative. The bus system is fantastic for travel between sites. There are food, lodging, and gas...More

Thank mariell98
Reviewed yesterday

Loved seeing the Grand Canyon views from the south rim- beautiful gorgeous stunning amazing- Wish everyone could see the views breathtaking--- seeing many of the views at different times of the day allowing the sun to show different colors- sunset was spectacular--checked this off our...More

Thank barbiewalker72
Reviewed 2 days ago

Absolutely stunning, the greatest one-trick pony in the world. it isn't like Zion where you are wowed and you do so many different things, this has essentially one massive thing to see and just you're floored by how awesome it is. Go as soon as...More

Thank Coltcritic
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Awesome awesome awesome plenty of walking trails deer on the trails everything is well marked and lots of signs really awesome place to be with your family

Thank hbh1559
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A classic American vacation spot with so much to see. The views are of course breathtaking and will awe and inspire almost anyone with a pulse. Start your day early, as we found even in the heart of summer tourist season, the park doesn't start...More

1  Thank KenBackes
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Breathtaking views, a truly must-not-be-missed area to visit. There are a variety of trails to take and even a place to camp at the bottom. Don't try to do the whole Angle trail in one day as it's too hot no tiring but there even...More

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Kim E
17 July 2017|
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Response from Miguel R | Reviewed this property |
you probably get a better deal buying it with your trip. the cost of the helicopter ride here is around $125 + tax
6 July 2017|
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Response from DanielPofMI | Reviewed this property |
If you have no interest in seeing anything in Vegas, then Phoenix would be the better choice. Try to be in Page the night before doing activities there as the lighting in the canyons is better in the mornings.
Emily N
4 July 2017|
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Response from Tere K | Reviewed this property |
In May it was already pretty hot and very windy! You can see some vistas. I would highly recommend coming super early before the visitor center opens and walk to the vistas behind the center and then catch the bus out to... More