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Address: Highway 64, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
Phone Number: (928) 638-7888
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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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A grand visit

When in this part of America, a visit here is a must. A vast space of wonder. South rim provides absolutely stunning views from a number of vantage points. After coming through... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

When in this part of America, a visit here is a must. A vast space of wonder. South rim provides absolutely stunning views from a number of vantage points. After coming through the national park entrance and small fee you are provided with a map of the area. Like all tourist spots yiu have everything for souvenirs and food. Put... More 

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Charlotte, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is truly an amazing place to see the vast wonder of nature! There are a few different sections where you can lodge, eat and shop. Some view spots are only accessible by shuttle bus during peak season (summer) but bus comes every 10-15 min. and we never had a problem.

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Appleton, WI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were going to just travel the loop road and stop along the way for pictures but someone in car convinced me to stop at visitors center...took at least 20 minutes to get a parking place. It was absolutley ridiculous. I think the scenic stops along the loop were better than fighting all the people to get to a scenic... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We walked along the main stretch of Grand Canyon South Rim in a state of awe, then took a shuttle over to the Hermit's Trail section to enjoy even more of this mind-blowing beauty. We enjoyed the view from the safety of the fenced areas, and got close-ish to the edge of open cliffs in a number of locations. I've... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

There are many spectacular viewpoints and many things to do, but I will point out two highlights. First, hike the Bright Angel Trail, even if just for a short distance. It's a great way to explore the canyon a little, and wandering down below the rim gives you a unique perspective. The trail is not all that strenuous, unless you... More 

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Hillsborough, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Should be a place on everyone's bucket list. Amazing amazing amazing views! Unbelievable! Well worth the drive from Las Vegas!

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Yukon, Oklahoma, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We drove around the desert view and stopped many times and every time it was just as beautiful as the last. What an amazing place! So many different places to stop and get out to view, take photos. You meet so many people from different countries and some locals that can tell you all kinds of stories.

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Hillsborough
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Anyone who has an appreciation of nature needs to visit the Grand Canyon South Rim. The entire area is very welcoming to visitors. The National Park Service has an efficient shuttle bus system. The trails along the rim are easily walked. There is plenty of water to be had. Anyone who visits the Grand Canyon will definitely feel welcome at... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I'm in my mid-thirties and had never been to the Grand Canyon before. It is absolutely a must-see at least once in your life. We only had a short time to visit, as this was just a stop on our way to California. However, we stayed long enough to walk some of the trail and watch the sunset. There was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fantastic views. A little scary at the edges. Take a good camera and take your time at each stop. Try and see all the stops along the way- which will take time.

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