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Grand Canyon South Rim

Highway 64, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
(928) 638-7888
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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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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Highway 64, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
(928) 638-7888
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Reviewed yesterday

Get there early, bring your coffee, and watch the sunrise. It is totally worth is. There is a nice trail all along the rim or you can drive it. There are lots of stops and parking pull offs. Expect a few hours to take in...More

Thank tiffanybrasch
Reviewed yesterday

Woke up at 5 am to take the bus over to the south rim, and hike to Oohaah point for sunrise. Inspirational!

Thank travelmom71717
Reviewed 2 days ago

we drove down to the Grand Canyon by hiring a car from Alamo rentals Las Vegas. The five hour journey through Nevada into Arizona was made with just one brief halt for lunch at Kingsman. We had prebooked our rooms at Yavapai Lodge which is...More

Thank sudhanairvc
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Everyone should visit the Grand Canyon at least once in their lives. It’s one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. Many tourist, overnight, camping, hiking and family activities are available. The vendor that serves all the in-park hotels is Xanterra. Their website is...More

Thank jcduncan2001
Reviewed 2 days ago

Not crowded as in summer time here. had no problem walking all the trails here. weather was a lot windy.

Thank Mimitimes4
Reviewed 3 days ago

Gee. There seem to be a lot of grumpy folks giving this amazing place 1 star because of some bus company (should review the company, not the Park), or due to inclement weather in the middle of winter (call ahead or check the internet before...More

Thank Ft_Worth_Tx_Paul
Reviewed 4 days ago

One of the great wonders, and like all US national parks extremely well maintained and organised, the scale of the Grand Canyon is difficult to describe. Have visited before in the Summer, but this was the first time in the Winter months. I would really...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Finally got to cross this one off my bucket list. The first day we ran like chickens with our heads cut off because we went with my son and his friends. They had one day to see it all! Fortunately for us we were able...More

Thank RetiredandRoaming53
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wow! One of the great wonders of the world. It's so cool! We drove in from Page, Az and it was a beautiful ride. As you get closer to the park there are turn off view points which were awe inspiring. The entrance fee is...More

Thank Eva E
Reviewed 5 days ago

There are no words that can tap what this was like to see in person. Poets and writers have tried. I'm not going to even attempt it.

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Clay C
December 6, 2017|
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Response from DanielPofMI | Reviewed this property |
West Fork trail and Devil's Bridge trail may be the most popular in Sedona. Also consider Boynton Canyon, Fay Canyon, and Soldiers' Pass trails. Some people also like to climb Cathedral Rock, although it's also rewarding to... More
Leslie M
November 23, 2017|
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Response from World_Traveler_Food | Reviewed this property |
There were shuttle busses running while we were there. Did not use any of them, so no details to share.
November 16, 2017|
Response from DanielPofMI | Reviewed this property |
The GCNP runs it's own free shuttle service within the park. The blue loop covers point within the village area (like the visitor center, the lodges, the grocery store, etc.) The red loop covers the Hermit's Rest road... More