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Awesome tour of an awesome place

This is the ONLY way to see the Grand Canyon. Dave, our super knowledgeable guide, picked us up on... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2016
Larry C
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Allen, Texas
Amazing Grand Canyon Tour!

We had the best experience with Mike, our guide for a full day. He was so kind and knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2016
Christina B
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Condé Nast Top Travel Specialist Bruce Sawyer Grand Canyon Full-Day Tour Special with Classic Picnic, Expert Guides (some with Ph.D.'s), and New Luxury Touring Vans. The only tour operator in the southwest honored by Condé Nast for producing the finest custom tours. We also offer private tours to the Southwest's best destinations conducted in new luxury SUVs by regional experts who give you the Insider Access no one else can.
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Reviewed May 27, 2016

This is the ONLY way to see the Grand Canyon. Dave, our super knowledgeable guide, picked us up on time in a very nice van and that was the start of a great day. Dave gave us tons of information on the geology of the...More

Thank Larry C
BruceSawyer, Owner at Touch the Southwest, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2017

Hi Larry, Thank you for your positive review and kind words about your day at Grand Canyon with Dave. Both Brenda and I are glad you and your group had a great time, and that the picnic lunch was so enjoyable. If your travels ever...More

Reviewed May 18, 2016

We had the best experience with Mike, our guide for a full day. He was so kind and knowledgeable and was wonderful with my two boys aged 7 and 11. They truly enjoyed the experience. It was really great!More

Thank Christina B
BruceSawyer, Owner at Touch the Southwest, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2016

Hi Christina, Thank you so much for your kind words. I am glad you enjoyed your tour with us. Mike is a great guide and we are very fortunate to have him on our team. Please let us know if there is anything we can...More

Reviewed March 7, 2016

My sister and I had a private tour of the Grand Canyon and Mike our guide provided great insight and information. We very much enjoyed all aspects of our tour and would highly recommend it to first time as well as seasoned visitorsMore

Thank Dorothy F
BruceSawyer, Owner at Touch the Southwest, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2016

Hi Dorothy, Thank you for your kind words. I am pleased you and your sister had a great day with Mike at Grand Canyon. He's one of our best guides. Again, thank you for your kind words, and thank you for choosing Touch the Southwest...More

Reviewed December 2, 2015

This was a great tour if you have limited time and if you've never been to the Grand Canyon. Marcia picked us up right in front of our resort in Sedona. She was very friendly and knowledgeable. She made the tour very enjoyable. The van...More

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BruceSawyer, Owner at Touch the Southwest, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2015

Dear "DeniceM19", Thank you for posting such a nice review of your time with us at Grand Canyon on Trip Advisor. We strive to provide our guests with the most comfortable touring vehicles operating in the area, the most knowledgeable guides in the industry, and...More

Reviewed December 1, 2015

We were picked up at our resort by Laura, who is well versed in local flora and folklore. She gave us an entirely enjoyable tour of the canyon rim and surrounding areas. Our tour was postponed due to snow for one day and Brenda was...More

1  Thank Michael H
BruceSawyer, Owner at Touch the Southwest, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2015

Dear "Michael H" Thank you for such a glowing review about your day at Grand Canyon. We try our best to provide our guests with the finest guides in the region. Laura is one of these, a true professional in every regard with a background...More

Reviewed September 28, 2015

The Grand Canyon is truly worthy of the (overused) adjective awesome and it's value is doubly enhanced by an informative tour guide. We were lucky enough to have Mike who is a botanist and faculty member of the University of Arizona and was able to...More

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BruceSawyer, Owner at Touch the Southwest, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2015

Dear "Tom_Traveller_7", Thank you for such a glowing review about your day at Grand Canyon. We try our best to provide our guests with the finest guides in the region. Mike is one of these, a true professional in every regard with a background to...More

Reviewed September 23, 2015

This is a great, relaxing tour. The bus/van is comfortable, our guide was nice and very informative. The picnic lunch was delicious. I am so glad that I took this tour and would definitely take this one again, great value for the price too.More

Thank nancy t
BruceSawyer, Owner at Touch the Southwest, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2015

Dear "Nancy T", Thank you for such a kind review about your day at Grand Canyon. We try our best to provide our guests with the finest guides in the region. Also, thank you for your praise about our Classic Victorian Picnic. I appreciate hearing...More

Reviewed September 12, 2015

This was our first visit to the Grand Canyon. My wife and I traveled with another couple. We left from Flagstaff and embarked on a two hour bus tour using Touch the Southwest tours. We were picked up - right on time- by the small...More

Thank Peter B
BruceSawyer, Owner at Touch the Southwest, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2015

Dear "Peter B", Thank you for taking the time to post such a nice review of your time with us at Grand Canyon on Trip Advisor. I am pleased you had a great time. We strive to provide our guests with the most comfortable touring...More

Reviewed July 7, 2015

This was our first trip to Sedona area, booked this tour and was super right from the beginning. We were picked up at our hotel, our driver was a retired geologist and he lived in Flagstaff. This made for a very informative and interesting tour....More

Thank Edson43311
BruceSawyer, Owner at Touch the Southwest, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2015

Dear "Edson43311", Thank you for such a glowing review about your day at Grand Canyon. We try our best to provide our guests with the finest guides in the region. We are so glad you enjoyed learning about the history of the area with one...More

Reviewed June 24, 2015

We found Touch the Southwest online while looking for Grand Canyon tours. We were thrilled to find out they offered a luxury tour that included picking us up from our hotel in Sedona in an air conditioned van, providing an expert tour guide, Dave (retired...More

1  Thank Jessica V
BruceSawyer, Owner at Touch the Southwest, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2015

To Jessica V and all the others who were on her tour, My sincerest apologies to you all for the faulty air conditioning in our vehicle the day of your tour. We try very hard to make sure our vehicles are in tiptop working order,...More

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