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Review of East Rim Drive

East Rim Drive
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US$ 152.00*
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Ultimate Grand Canyon Day Trip from Flagstaff or Sedona
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Owner description: Scenic drive on the East Rim of the Grand Canyon.
Pensacola, Florida
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422 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
“Sunrise Drive”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2012

We got up at five for a five-forty sunrise only to reach Desert End to discover a cloud cover. It was still worth it, and the clouds dissipate during the day.

Visited April 2012
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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“Exquisite!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2012

The Watchtower and Lipan Point were my favorites. Less traffic, less crowds. great spot to watch the sunset. Wouldn't recommend driving the road at night though.

Visited April 2012
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Florida
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31 reviews
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“No Shuttles beyond Yaki. Drive your car.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2012

All the pullouts here are stunning from different vantage points.

Visited April 2012
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Helsinki, Finland
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56 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Fantastic views along the drive”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2012

East Rim Drive was totally worth driving. Yaki Point close to Grand Canyon Visitor Center can be accessed only by the free shuttle bus but the rest, especially Grandview Point, Moran Point, Lipan Point and Desert View with the lookout tower can be accessed by car and are great viewing and/or hiking points. We visited these places in March on our way to Page and these viewing points were really uncrowded and peaceful to enjoy the great views of the Canyon, much more peaceful than viewing points near the Information Center. I would recommend this drive to any visitor.

Visited March 2012
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78 reviews
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“Beautiful”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2012

The drive is fantastic lots of places to stop and soak up the view.

Visited May 2011
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