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Grand Canyon South Rim

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Address: Highway 64, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
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The most developed area of Grand Canyon National Park, the South Rim offers...

The most developed area of Grand Canyon National Park, the South Rim offers amenities such as bus service, hotels and water stations, but is also more crowded than the North Rim. Scenic highlights include Pipe Creek Vista and Yavapai Point.

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US 8th wonder of the world (and for good reason)

Plenty has been said & written about Grand Canyon NP and it's all true. The first time you look over the canyon is quite impressive and the sheer scale of this piece of nature is... read more

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Plenty has been said & written about Grand Canyon NP and it's all true. The first time you look over the canyon is quite impressive and the sheer scale of this piece of nature is quite impressive. Like all national parks, it's well maintained and organized and - apart from the spectacular views - there lots to learn as well.... More 

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North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Grande Canyon couldn t be more impressive. Sunsets , are awesome.. trails are grand. but I can t express enough how important it is to stay off the rim. Stay on the trails. Keep your kids off the rim and of the jut outs on the rock. While I was there it was during spring break and the Park was... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Grand Canyon is absolutely breathtaking. I felt as if I was looking at pictures because it was just so unreal. Definitely bring your camera. I would suggest the small stops on the way out because they are the most breathtaking. There are hiking trails but hike at your own risk, the farther down you get, the more risky it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Highly recommend visiting in the off season to avoid the crowds. It was manageable in March, bust busy, and I wouldn't want to see it any busier. Lots of lovely viewpoints and overlooks of the stunning canyon.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have decided to rent a car (70$USD/1day) and drive the road from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park at the South Rim section, near Tusuyan city. It was a very good choice. The drive is long, but the landscape was awesome. 4,5 hours with maybe 3 micro-climates ; from dry desert to snowing forest. The view we got... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hiked along the south rim and did a helicopter ride. The views are amazing. There really is no downside to the Grand Canyon at all. You have to go for yourself to experience this, pictures don't do it justice in the least bit. Miracle work of the Lord.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As a native of Arizona, I still get breathless visiting the Grand Canyon, it is truly amazing, especially if you're into the art of creation. The sunset is an add-on, and looking at pictures will never do this place as much justice as it deserves. The Grand Canyon is a must go. The hike down, and staying overnight would be... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Shuttle buses make it so easy to get around. Took the Hermit Point Redbone today. East on and off at all the viewpoints and ability to hike some on the rim then ride again. Highly recommend.

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Quincy, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Grand Canyon is really something you have to see with your own eyes - photos just don't do it justice. We visited the South Rim twice: once on Desert View Drive to see the sunset, and then again along Hermit Road to hike a bit. I would recommend giving yourself plenty of time to take it all in and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The enormity of the Canyon is vast. Pictures do not do it justice. We spent 2 days enjoying the Grand Canyon south rim. Enough time in my estimation depending on how many/long hikes you do, if any. We only did South Kaibab trail and segments of the South rim trail. Other than that, we went to all the visitors centers/lodges... More 

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