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Scenic drive on the East Rim of the Grand Canyon.
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Reviewed July 10, 2019

Amazing place to visit!! We stopped at each turn off and took in the sights. We went early..8am...and didn't have a problem with parking or crowds.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Jessica T
Reviewed July 8, 2019

We drove in from Sedona by way of the east rim. No line to enter park and not crowded at all. Good views of the river running through the canyon.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Kim H
Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

Our adventure to the Grand Canyon started at the East entrance - a little research goes a long way. As we drove in this quiet peaceful entrance all stress left and the fun began. A great ride to be enjoyed with fantastic views

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank njmike2016
Reviewed June 15, 2019

We drove to the East Rim entrance on Monday, June 10, at about 9am. There was no waiting as I showed the station ranger my National Parks Pass. She was wonderful and excited to hear that it was our first visit. She let us know...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank Shelley B
Reviewed June 10, 2019

We entered the Grand Canyon from the East/Desert View Entrance. There was no line to get in (we arrived at about 9:00 am on Memorial Day). A word of advise- be prepared for crazy weather. It was snowing heavily on Memorial Day--and I mean heavy!...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank AuntTra
Reviewed June 10, 2019

This is a beautiful drive with new views and a different perspective. It is also not as crowded. There is a stop off with a tower and facilities and a gift shop.

Date of experience: May 2019
2  Thank shapgo
Reviewed May 31, 2019

As you drive along this curvy road be on the lookout for Elk and Deer on the side opposite the canyon. If you see car on the side of the road, stop, because they are most likely out beside the woods taking pictures. We saw...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank JustDriving71
Reviewed May 28, 2019

This stop is most beautiful in south east, have seen them all, just north left. I will see that later.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank HoffySig73
Reviewed May 6, 2019

if Eden is the garden of god then as you cruise along the east rim of the canyon that is what you must be staring at and stare is what you do for long periods of time.....my wife describe looking into the canyon as having...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank millometter2
Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

Great place to see the canyon without all the crowds. The Shoshone trail is a gem. It felt like we had the canyon to ourselves.

Date of experience: March 2019
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August 10, 2018|
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Response from ElFeliz | Reviewed this property |
I found weekday tours a lot more leisurely and enjoyable. Everything beyond Vegas, e.g., Grand Canyon, Hoover Dam, etc, are swamped with weekend RVers, weekend tourists etc. Depends on what your tastes are for your level of... More
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May 27, 2018|
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Response from ElFeliz | Reviewed this property |
Drive. you will not regret it No schedule is the way to go. With fantastic vistas like no place else, you can take your time and just bask and glow in nature's finest at your own pace. Your heart and soul will thank you.
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Tracy L
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Response from davidmY7787BZ | Reviewed this property |
Hi We drove from Las Vegas to a town called Flagstaff. That was about 5 hours with all the scenic stops along the way. The next day we drove from Flagstaff to the East Rim Drive. It took 2 hours to get there. Nice... More
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