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Address: Highway 64, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
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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I went to Grand Canyon via Las Vegas which was my main base for about 4 days. Anyone can book for package tours with different tour providers and these cost over $150.00. Grand... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I went to Grand Canyon via Las Vegas which was my main base for about 4 days. Anyone can book for package tours with different tour providers and these cost over $150.00. Grand Canyon is massive so a lot of tour providers have options to go to either South, West or North Rims. I have only allocated a day's visit... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I visited the South rim for just 2 hours as we have a long travel from Las Vegas and back. I wanted to go back to enjoy the view even longer. It was also cloudy when we got there so there's not much of a photo opportunity. I wanted to explore more the grand canyon as well, I will surely... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This was my first visit to the Grand Canyon. I've seen pictures of course, but they just don't do it justice. We went to the South Rim Visitor Center parking area and walked to the Mather Point viewing area. There are railings up around outcroppings that give you are generous panoramic view. There were some stones that you can step/climb... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Phil and Phil were wonderful! A must do if visiting Vegas! Comedic and informative. They want you to enjoy your time with them. Clear directions on what to expect and when to be back at the bus so you won't have to hitchhike home.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful place. You can probably see it all in 3 days. Best to stay in the park. The lines at the entrance gate can be an hour or longer on busy days. If you are able, walk the rim and ride the bus back each day. There are 3 bus lines and you can walk the rim on all 3... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My friend from SF arranged a trip for us from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon by a helicopter. It was fun!

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Roanoke, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely spectacular. We drove around to all the major stops to get out and take in the views. This will absolutely be a place we will never forget. Nothing else in the world like it!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

After doing some research, the south rim seemed best for seeing the iconic and truly scenic views of the Grand Canyon. I feel like we came at the right time of year as we comfortably parked at every view point without issue (perhaps in summer the shuttle is the only option as there just wouldn't be the room for a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best views in the world. You can not understand it from a picture, it has to be seen in person to be appreciated. Hike the rim trail to the west from the village to see some less populated views. If you go about three miles you will be on a couple sections of trail which are only... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Well worth the drive from Vegas. 30 bucks to get in. Amazing views something to see. I heard the west rim is 80 to get in and you can't take pictures. We rented a car and drove in. Boring drive after an hour or so.

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