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Grand Canyon Helicopters - Las Vegas

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Let us fly you to the Grand Canyon! We're one of the oldest and one of the largest helicopter sightseeing companies in the world. Founded in 1965, Grand Canyon Helicopters is certified to fly both the South and North Rims from the Grand Canyon...more
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275 E Tropicana Ave Ste 155, Las Vegas, NV 89169-7312
This attraction is at McCarran Intl Airport
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The evening before flight I got a message to confirm my trip. Calling back I was told I am the only passenger thus the flight is canceled. Offered me different day or time but there was not an option. The lady told me it is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jan W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I decided last min to do a helicopter flight to the Grand Canyon. We wanted to be able to land in the Canyon at sunset. It was sprinkling and windy but they assured us we would not go up if it wasn’t...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 342elainew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We choose this company as they are well established and we wanted a basic Grand Canyon trip with no fancy extras. The journey there and back was efficient, safety brief and waiting time was good. Our pilot was excellent and very informative ..

Date of experience: September 2018
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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Grand Canyon Helicopters - Las Vegas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour! Thank you for choosing us to show you the Grand Canyon. Sincerely, Grand Canyon Helicopters Management

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Collected from hotel,brought to airfield and after safety video and bein weighed (so as not to unbalance helicopter) taken to helicopter an experience in itself after that WOW can’t put in to words pilot gave excellent commentary from the Hoover dam to the rim expensive...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Grand Canyon Helicopters - Las Vegas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sounds like you had a great experience at the Grand Canyon! We're thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed the tour, and that the process from start to finish went smoothly. Thank you for touring with us! Sincerely, Grand Canyon Helicopters Management

Reviewed December 20, 2018

Great company with a fantastic customer service! I will go back and do it all over again! The pilot was great and very courteous!

Date of experience: May 2018
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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Grand Canyon Helicopters - Las Vegas, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2019

We're happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour! Thank you for choosing us to show you the Grand Canyon, we hope to fly with you again! Sincerely, Grand Canyon Helicopters Management

Reviewed November 30, 2018

We took the tour because it was on our " bucket list ". We knew that the scenery wouldn't fail.The pilot gave us a smooth , gentle ride and, provided tour guide info along the way.I recommend it for everyone. ( we are in our...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Grand Canyon Helicopters - Las Vegas, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2018

We're happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour! Thank you for choosing us to show you the Grand Canyon. Sincerely, Grand Canyon Helicopters Management

Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

This tour is a must. Made my trip and well worth it. Our pilot Travis was safe and educational and made the most exciting time for all involved. You are not going to see anything more amazing

Date of experience: October 2018
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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Grand Canyon Helicopters - Las Vegas, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2018

We're happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour! Thank you for choosing us to show you the Grand Canyon. Sincerely, Grand Canyon Helicopters Management

Reviewed November 6, 2018

The pilot was fantastic! She talked to us a lot telling us about where we were and what we were seeing. It was relaxing and beautiful and worth every penny. You won't regret taking this tour. Definitely the highlight of the Vegas trip.

Date of experience: November 2018
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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Grand Canyon Helicopters - Las Vegas, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2018

We're happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour! Thank you for choosing us to show you the Grand Canyon. Sincerely, Grand Canyon Helicopters Management

Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

We booked the Sunset tour with Limo pick up and the flight back up the strip at sunset. What can I say? Breathtaking. The pick up was smooth in the Limo, a short trip and we were at the airport. A quick weigh in for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Grand Canyon Helicopters - Las Vegas, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Sounds like you had a perfect day at the Grand Canyon! We're thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed the tour, and that the process from start to finish went smoothly. Thank you for touring with us! Sincerely, Grand Canyon Helicopters Management

Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Omg what can I say ... This was amazing. Highly recommend it experience of a lifetime. Definitely one for bucket list. Pilot Nate was fantastic and has a great knowledge of the area. Marie and Frank Ireland

Date of experience: October 2018
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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Grand Canyon Helicopters - Las Vegas, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2018

Thank you for flying with us, and for your support! We would love to fly with you again! Sincerely, Grand Canyon Helicopters Management

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fabulisa3
July 26, 2018|
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Response from Y5577FPjuliel | Reviewed this property |
Honestly, do it! It’s one of the most beautiful experiences of my life. I was terrified but we had a totally smooth take off, flight and landing. Good luck! I hope you conquer your fear like I did. It’s magical x
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lobuc
June 26, 2018|
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Response from Sue B | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. We all had water as it was a very hot day. Hope this is helpful
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Response from PapillonHelicopters | Property representative |
Papillon Airways is the parent company of Grand Canyon Helicopters. Papillon Helicopter's flights depart from the Boulder City air terminal, whereas Grand Canyon Helicopters departs from the McCarran-Atlantic terminal in Las... More
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