Get ready for a Wild West adventure at the Grand Canyon West Rim!
En route to the Grand Canyon from Las Vegas, sit back and relax in true luxury on board our state of the art motorcoaches. Your tour will begin with a photo stop of the Hoover Dam taken from the amazing O’Callaghan-Tillman Bridge, with enough time to enjoy the majesty of this engineering masterpiece and take some photos.
Listen to your friendly and knowledgeable audio guide provide expert narration as you travel through the ancient Joshua Tree Forest en route to the West Rim of the Grand Canyon for approximately 4 hours of sightseeing and exploration time.
Pass by Diamond Bar Ranch, Located some 50 miles as the crow flies northeast of Kingman, Arizona, between the Grand Canyon and the second largest Joshua Tree forest in the state, this historic ranch has changed hands numerous times in the last couple of decades and still boasts an area of around 106,000 thousand acres (42896 hectares), yet at its peak the ranch encompassed 1.45 million acres.
At the Grand Canyon West Rim, visit the Hualapai Indian Country and take advantage of the many photo opportunities with your hosts, the Hualapai Indians. Experience the ancient geological rock formations of the Grand Canyon from Guano Point. As you take in the sights and sounds of your surroundings, be prepared to be awestruck by the views from this truly unique lookout point. Meet Hualapai Indians in full tribal dress performing the traditional dance (subject to availability).
Start your experience of the Grand Canyon West Rim by enjoying an exhilarating helicopter and pontoon ride which will take you on a breathtaking descent into the Grand Canyon, landing about 100 feet away from the Colorado River. From there, you will be taken by a native guide down the Colorado River on a relaxing 20-minute cruise as you witness towering cliffs of the Grand Canyon from the calm water. After finishing up your relaxing cruise, be swept away to the top of the Grand Canyon by Helicopter. Rejoin the Hualapai shuttle system to visit the remaining lookout points and grab some lunch, while you enjoy your lunch be blow away by the spectacular views of the Grand Canyon West Rim.
Visit Guano Point, Guano Point is a pyramid point made of rock. For those willing to expend a bit of effort and climb/hike to the top of the rock pile on the promontory point are rewarded with an amazing 360-degree view of the Colorado River snaking its way through the bottom of the Canyon. At Guano Point, there are remnants of a historic tram that stretched 8,800 feet across the canyon to a guano mine.
Visit Eagle point, as lifelike as its name, this point has been shaped over millions of years to resemble a majestic Eagle with its wings spread across the Canyon walls. Dine at the newly opened Skywalk Cafe overlooking the Grand Canyon for a truly unique lunch experience. Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the Grand Canyon from Eagle Point, where you can experience the latest attraction – the Grand Canyon Skywalk (tickets for this attraction are included). After these two amazing lookout points, head on down to the Hualapai Ranch and take in a Wild West Show with Old West gunfights! (Subject to availability.)
Complete your journey with a nice relaxing ride back to Fabulous Las Vegas.
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