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The exquisite beauty and mystique of the Grand Canyon is just a short flight away, with bird’s eye views of Hoover Dam, Lake Mead and Fortification Hill. Arrive at Grand Canyon West, home of the Hualapai tribe, for this once-in-a-lifetime excursion. Experience spectacular views of lands sacred to the Hualapai aboard the premier ECO-Star helicopter. Descend and land 3,500 feet below the rim, enjoying the grandeur of the Grand Canyon from the exclusive landing site only 300 feet above the mighty Colorado River. Explore the various overlooks and attractions of Grand Canyon West including Eagle Point, Hualapai Ranch, Native American Village, “Highpoint Hike” and a meal at Guano Point. Eagle Point is also home to the Skywalk, the glass bridge that suspends more than 4,000 feet above the Grand Canyon. The Skywalk is an optional activity on this adventure and can be purchased directly through Maverick. The hop-on, hop-off shuttle allows you to manage your time and experience your own customized expedition
Skywalk – A true engineering feat! A glass walking surface that suspends more than 4,000 feet above the Grand Canyon and extends more than 70 feet from the edge. Native American Village - Walking tour of authentic Native American dwellings. Amphitheater - Live Native American performances throughout the day from multiple tribes.
“Highpoint Hike” - Offering breathtaking panoramic canyon views of the Grand Canyon and Colorado River. Historic Tram - Remnants of a tram that stretched 8,800 feet across the canyon to a guano mine discovered in the 1930’s.
Hualapai Ranch - Horseback Riding - Several horseback riding options are available, including a 30-minute trail ride that takes you to the canyon rim or an arena ride. Western Hospitality - Cowboy entertainment, wagon rides, roping demonstrations and more.
Fuel Surcharge, Meal and Complimentary round-trip transportation from hotels within 5 miles of the Las Vegas Strip. Pilot narration and in-flight GPS-based narration system. Languages include: Spanish, French, Portuguese, Italian, Mandarin, Japanese, German, English, and Russian.
Hours of operation
2016: Available daily; Departs at 7:00am (March 13 - November 5), and 8:00am (November 6 - March 11)
2017: Available daily; Departs at 7:00am (March 12 - November 4), and 8:00am (January 1 - March 11 & November 5 - December 31)
** Schedule Times/tours is subject to change without notice
Approximately 6 hours.
Departure Point: South Las Vegas terminal (includes complimentary transportation to and from hotels within five miles of the Strip).
Comfortable clothing and shoes are recommended. Bring camera and sunscreen.
Children over 2 years of age will be required to purchase a seat.
Maximum weight limit is 300 lbs.
Passengers weighing over 300 lbs. will be required to purchase an additional seat (surcharge for Comfort Seating).
Guests 18 years or older must provide valid photo ID.
Cancellation: 3 days prior 100% penalty. No Show always 100% penalty.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has been banned from all flights per the FAA. Guests who own this model must leave their phones in their hotel room as Maverick will not be responsible for storing phones.
ALL passengers, age 18 and older, must have a valid and current government-issued driver’s license or passport picture ID in order to board their airline tour experience. No photocopies are allowed. Without proper photographic identification, the passengers will not be allowed fly.
All times are approximate and are based on a number of factors, including hotel, number of pick-ups, and traffic.
The Skywalk is an optional activity on this tour that can be purchased directly through Maverick for an additional $35. In an effort to protect the glass walkway and preserve the Grand Canyon, all personal items are not permitted on the Skywalk. This includes cameras, cell phones, strollers, purses, backpacks, etc.
Reservation confirmation must be confirmed 24 hours prior to tour. Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**