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Address: Lake Powell, UT
Phone Number: 8882057119

One of the seven natural wonders of the world.

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Airplane Tour of Rainbow Bridge, Lake Powell and Glen Canyon Dam
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Beautiful scenery, amazing natural wonder. Short hike from the dock. Dock has a no-water bathroom. Viewing area has a dinosaur footprint if you can find it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful scenery, amazing natural wonder. Short hike from the dock. Dock has a no-water bathroom. Viewing area has a dinosaur footprint if you can find it.

Thank Redzuny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made reservations on Lake Powell Resorts and Marinas website for a double decker boat ride and a short hike to Rainbow Bridge. For 2 adults and two kids it was $430, a 4 hour, 50 mile boat ride on Lake Powell, and a .5 mile hike from the marina to Rainbow Bridge. We feel it was worth the price,... More 

Thank Murphy B
Budd Lake, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Well worth the trip. Apx 50 miles from Waheep marina by water. Get there by tour boat, rental ski boat or as we did - houseboat but used our ski boat to get into the canyon [too narrow for houseboat]. Well constructed dock, one mile walk to Rainbow Bridge. No souvenir shops or food. Bring water. Go early or late... More 

Thank Tom B
St Helens, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

the bridge is about a mile walk from the lake, but well worth the trip, just make sure you have good footwear on, the canyon can get very hot, we went in July, and it was 110 deg, so put on a high factor sun screen, and take water with you,

Thank 142carl
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

We took our family, dog the speed boat, jet ski and pontoon to visit this site. It was an awesome trip on the water to get to. Expect a lot of traffic once you get there. All boaters were really nice and sociable when we pulled up.

Thank josie j
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

We stayed at the nearby Walweap RV Park overlooking Lake Powell. The Rainbow Cruise Tour takes about 6 hours including a 1 mile hike up to the Rainbow Bridge site. It is hot in July but on the water was much cooler. The tour provides headsets with a narration and it is a safe boat ride with extensive rock formations... More 

Thank Highway93
Cottonwood, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Took the boat ride from the Lake Powell Resort (Aramark runs the boat tours) to Rainbow Bridge. What a wonderful experience. The boat ride is just beautiful. The colors of the butes and masa's are undisscrible. It is a long ride but so worth the trip. Once docked, the hike is moderate. Rainbow bridge is breathtaking. We were on Paula's... More 

1 Thank west1009
Santa Monica, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

The ride the hike great. Rainbow bridge very unusual especially if you have not been to Arches. But fun hiking to this bridge and fun boat ride. needs to be a little more exciting coming home on the cruise.

Thank sodawater
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Took a half-day trip on Lake Powell to visit the Forbidden Canyon and Rainbow Bridge. Excellent crew and vessel with great knowledge. The final walk to the awesome Rainbow Bridge was amazing. It is a very moving place.

4 Thank Mike S
Bountiful, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

I visited Rainbow Bridge again recently with my children. I had not been there since I was a teenager. It was worth the boat ride and the short hike in the heat. I love the whole area, but Rainbow Bridge really caps off a week at Powell.

Thank Jill C

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