The Grand Canyon is one of the seven natural wonders of the world and an opportunity to visit while on holiday to Las Vegas is not to be missed! A day trip to the Grand Canyon from Las Vegas takes approximately 12 hours, but you won’t feel the time pass as you travel through the stunning Nevada and Arizona countryside. Your fully air-conditioned luxury coach will pick you up from your hotel and drop you back in plenty of time to enjoy the famous Las Vegas nightlife.
The tour includes a stop at the famous Hoover Dam on the Nevada/Arizona border, where you will stay on the pedestrian bypass bridge for 15 minutes so you can get some fresh air and also take those all-important photos at this iconic piece of engineering. Next you will journey through the ancient Joshua Tree Forest near Nothing, Arizona, yes that’s what it’s called, these unusual trees can live for 200 years.
Your next stop is the West Rim of the Grand Canyon where you will have 4 hours of unguided time to walk around and enjoy the unique scenery. Explore the native American culture at Eagle Point Village, also a great place for panoramic views of the Grand Canyon. The lookout point at Guano offers spectacular views over the Colorado River. You’ll have plenty of time to see it all and enjoy lunch at one of the many eateries in the area.
Grand Canyon Skywalk
If you have selected the option of the Skywalk, you’ll have express access to walk 70 meters along the glass bottomed walkway, looking down at the Colorado River, some 4000 feet below. It’s an incredible feat of engineering and will give you a true sense of the scale and beauty of the Grand Canyon.
To book at day trip to the Grand Canyon and Hoover Dam from Las Vegas, speak to one of our expert travel advisors. Our advisors can help you choose the best package and as they have first-hand experience of the top things to do in Las Vegas, including day tours, they can give you a real insight into what to expect.