Arizona’s pride, the awe-inspiring Grand Canyon, draws in greater than 5 million vacationers annually. This ancient marvel includes limestone, sandstone, and shale caused by geological processes such as the erosion through the Colorado River. The first last century saw the nation’s reserve being a popular tourist destination.
Different companies offer exciting bus, helicopter, Hummer, and plane tours. For instance, the Grand Canyon Tour Company offers terrific luxury coach tours, although some others use minivans sometimes. You will find scenic tours towards the Grand Canyon South Rim National Park. Also fascinating would be the Indian heritage sites. National Geographic licensed cruise ships and rides will also be offered. You will find lovely lodges and eateries on these sightseeing adventures. The coaches take about 14 hrs.
The environment tours get you all the way through from the magnificent Grand Canyon. You will find combination tours, say a helicopter ride towards the west rim from the canyon along with ride around the Colorado River from the foot of the gorge. The flight goes from Vegas, flying over Lake Mead and Hoover Dam. If these tours are out of your reach, you’ll be able to always benefit from the six-hour drive. Its northern border rim is closed for that winter, unlike the south rim. It’s possible to go to the Zion National Park too. The grandeur is breathtaking at sunrise and sunset–a photographer’s dream! A few of the tour operators are Papillon, Look Tours, Gateway Air carriers, etc.
Some companies offer discount rates for bookings made online. Many of these tours include hotel pick-up and drop-off along with other luxuries, in the glitter of Vegas, to the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, Colorado River towards the Grand Canyon Railway in Williams, and lastly the impressive canyon!