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Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines

Tusayan, AZ, USA
About Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines
Grand Canyon Airlines is the world's oldest, most experienced air tour company in continuous operation since 1927. Proudly owned since 1967 by Elling Halvorson, who has been credited with truly developing and shaping the Grand Canyon air tours industry.
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Grand Canyon Landmarks Tour by Airplane

The vast scale of the Grand Canyon means it’s hard to take it all in from ground level. Get big views of the Grand Canyon and the surrounding desert on a scenic flight from Grand Canyon National Park Airport, so you can experience the full grandeur of the site. Swoop over the East Rim, then fly to Horseshoe Bend, the Painted Desert, Petrified Forest National Park, and Imperial Point.
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40 minutes
from $160.00

Arizona Highlights Day Trip: Antelope Canyon, Lake Powell, and Glen Canyon with River Rafting

Squeeze three adventures into one day on a trip that explores Arizona’s majestic canyons by land, air, and water. Perfect for those who only have one day in the region, this tour grants you unparalleled Grand Canyon views from a helicopter flight. Plus, you can experience a slot canyon on a tour of Antelope Canyon and enjoy a relaxing boat ride through Glen Canyon.
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12 hours 30 minutes
from $539.99

Lake Powell and Horseshoe Bend Airplane Air Only Tour

Take off from the Page Municipal Airport in a fixed wing plane to soar over the stunning colors of the desert. The over-sized windows of the aircraft will allow panoramic views of Powell Lake, Glen Canyon, and Horseshoe Bend. Take the opportunity to see the water-carved canyons and ancient geological formations.
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30 minutes
from $117.94

Grand Canyon Landmarks Tour by Airplane with Optional Hummer

Experience the Grand Canyon from above on this airplane adventure. Choose your ideal tour time—morning and afternoon are available—and cruise over dramatic sites like Zuni Point, the Painted Desert, Imperial Point, and Kaibab Point. Marvel at the spot where the Colorado and Little Colorado Rivers meet and upgrade to include a sightseeing excursion in a Hummer with an informative local guide.
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40 to 210 minutes
from $159.99

Airplane Tour of Rainbow Bridge, Lake Powell and Glen Canyon Dam

Explore some of the geologic wonders along the Arizona-Utah border on this guided, 35-minute, small-group airplane tour from Page. See the amazing Rainbow Bridge National Monument, one of the world’s largest-known natural bridges. Learn about the history and geology of the area while flying over the Glen Canyon Dam and Lake Powell on the Colorado River, the second largest man-made reservoir in the United States.
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35 minutes
from $141.53
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Said the weather was bad when the sun was shining and helicopter rides were being conducted with no issues. First they delayed the flight, then made us wait an hour, and cancelled. The worse part is they refused to refund my money. So, I wasted $306 and most of my day. I
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Response from GrandCanyonGroup, Manager at Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines
Responded Mar 23, 2020
I apologize that the tour didn't operate as planned. The safety of our customers is our top priority and we will not fly if the weather is poor. If weather is the reason we cancel a tour, our policy does allow for a full refund. I recommend contacting our guest relations department, guestrelations@flygcsa.com, for further assistance securing your refund. Sincerely, GCSA Management
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Our family of 5 did the Antelope Canyon & River Adventure tour, a 12 hour tour that leaves just after sunrise from the Tusayan airport, flies over the canyon in a fixed wing aircraft for about 45 minutes, then arrives in Page AZ. From there you do a guided tour of Antelope
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Response from GrandCanyonGroup, Manager at Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines
Responded Mar 23, 2020
We're so happy you enjoyed your tour and appreciate you taking the time to write about it! This tour is definitely one of the most inclusive, offering sights of both Grand Canyon and Antelope Canyon in one day with a relaxing river float. Thank you again for flying with us! Sincerely, GCSA Management
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Fantastic flight over the Grand Canyon in a 10 seater Cessna Caravan. Only two of us on board with the pilot, Capt Jack. The other couple booked on the flight went to the wrong airport 3 hours away. Airline went anyway with just the 2 of us. Read the paperwork people! I got to
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Response from GrandCanyonGroup, Manager at Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines
Responded Mar 12, 2020
Sounds like you had a perfect experience at the Grand Canyon! We're thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed the tour. Thank you for touring with us -- we would love to fly with you again! Sincerely, GCSA Management
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No better way, to she vast expanse of the canyon if you do not have much time or can't walk very far or are just too darn old to float down the river. Great seats great view, excellant pilots
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Response from PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines
Responded Mar 6, 2020
We agree! Seeing the Grand Canyon from the air is an incredible experience! Thank you for choosing us to take you there. Best regards, GCSA Management
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There are many good viewing locations to see the Grand Canyon but to really appreciate the scale and majesty of this natural wonder of the world you need an aerial view. Check in was well organised and very professional. On the day in question the wind was about 15-20 mph and
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Response from PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines
Responded Mar 6, 2020
We're happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour and the service your pilot provided. Sounds like an incredible day to see the Grand Canyon. Thank you for flying with us! Sincerely, GCSA Management
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