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Yaki Point

Near East Rim Drive, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
+1 520-638-7888
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Yaki Point

Take time to take in the view. Absolutely breathtaking. Take the shuttle bus or hike. No private... read more

Reviewed yesterday
glpruneda
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Houston, Texas
Outstanding views

Stop here. the sites are gorgeous and you can get here by bus or bike. WONDERFUL views ( there... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
arubamom
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Massachusetts
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“yaki” (7 reviews)
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Near East Rim Drive, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
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+1 520-638-7888
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Reviewed yesterday

Take time to take in the view. Absolutely breathtaking. Take the shuttle bus or hike. No private vehicles allowed. Worth the views.

Thank glpruneda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stop here. the sites are gorgeous and you can get here by bus or bike. WONDERFUL views ( there were these like may flies here but I think it was the time of year. they just land on you and don't get off!)

Thank arubamom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This lookout point is only accessible via a shuttle bus. Not being a geologist, the view here is very good and is quite similar to that at Grandview Point. So if you are ecology minded, take the shuttle and visit Yaki Point. If you don't...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So we got on the correct color shuttle but thought we were going in the opposite direction. By going to Yaki Point we continued our eastern rim discoveries. It is really worth the visit.

Thank MasterMaineGuide
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Excellent place to view the sunset! Was glad we got there early to find a good spot - but watch your kids! Not too many guard rails right by the edge! Beautiful to just sit there and watch an amazing sunset. Can take the shuttle...More

Thank viv2367b
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The area around here is a good subject for photographing the beginning of the trail and down into the canyon. The South Kaibab is a great trail for either getting down into the canyon quickly, or inner canyon photos with cliffs above as it runs...More

Thank Yrneh1
Reviewed 5 April 2017

You take the orange shuttle to get here which works well. Good views with lighter crowds. Grand views

Thank dchemist
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Everything in the Grand Canyon was breathtaking. Yaki Point was an easy hike from the visitor center and well worth it.

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Yaki Point has some of the best views on the South Rim. It is the easternmost stop on the Orange Route and can only be accessed by shuttle bus or on foot. There are great views both directions. Don't miss it!

1  Thank Bowmanator22
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Drove all night from Vegas just to watch the sunrise from here. It was very much worth the trip. Beautiful scenery accompanied by beautiful colors- from the sky to the bottom of the canyon. Bring something warm as it dipped down into the low 20s...More

1  Thank Jaybe30427
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scofflawva
Are you able to hike here from Mather Campground?
11 May 2015|
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apachebeaver
Can you drive to Yaki point or do you have to take a shuttle? Is it along the Desert View Drive?
3 March 2015|
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Response from cjs123 | Reviewed this property |
Yaki Point is along Desert View Drive, and is the eastern-most stop made by the orange shuttle line. It is not open to individual cars. I think taking the shuttle is easiest, though you could also use the park's taxi... More
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