Ths tour will begin in Flagstaff where you are going to ride down one of the most well-regarded roads in America on your way to Sunset Crater which is known for being Arizona's youngest Volcano. After you stop by the Volcano you will see some of the richest histories of America by seeing the Wupatki National Monument where you are going to see how people used to live a long long time ago.
You will have a chance to do some shopping as well as get a bite to eat before you head out on your way to the Grand Canyon, the main attraction on this trip.
Even though the Grand Canyon is the number 1 reason to take this tour there are so many stops in between that could very well be tours of their very own and all of this is in 1 tour that you are never going to forget for the rest of your life.
If you are planning a trip to the Grand Canyon then the Grand Canyon Complete Tour from Flagstaff is the absolute way to see the fantastic wonder of the world like no other.
This scenery-packed tour begins with a drive along Highway 89a dubbed one of the most beautiful roads in America. The route continues through Flagstaff and then winds through fascinating lava flows at the base of Sunset Crater, Arizona's youngest volcano. It's easy to see how this unusual peak earned its name. Next visit ancient Native American ruins at Wupatki National Monument. These prehistoric dwellings provide a glimpse into the culture of the area's earliest residents.
Colorful cliffs of the Painted Desert come into view as you enter the vast Navajo Indian Reservation. A stop will be made at historic Cameron Trading Post for lunch and shopping. This authentic trading post dates to 1916 and offers a wide variety of souvenirs along with award winning arts and crafts from numerous Native American tribes across the Southwest. The beautifully appointed dining room overlooks the Little Colorado River gorge, a tributary of the Colorado River, making its way to the Grand Canyon.
Of course, the highlight of this comprehensive tour is the visit to Grand Canyon National Park. Nothing prepares visitors for the magnificence of this Wonder of the World. Stop for photos at breathtaking overlooks on the East and South Rim drives as your guide shares plenty of fascinating information about the geology, history, flora and fauna of the Canyon and surrounding environs. Be sure to keep watch for abundant wildlife along the way. One of the stops will be Grand Canyon Village, site of historic lodges, museums, the Grand Canyon Railroad Station and Kolb Studio. Enjoy a walk through the Village, get a glimpse of the Bright Angel Trail and more panoramic views of Grand Canyon before making the journey back to your hotel. This fabulous day is sure to leave you with countless memories and photographs.
· Scenic Highway 89a
· Lava flow field from Sunset Crater volcano
· Ancient Native American ruins
· Amazing Grand Canyon viewpoints
· Historic Navajo trading post
Pickup & Return:
Lobby of your Flagstaff hotel.
Returns to original departure point.
Departure Times: 8 - 8:30
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- Entrance fees to the National Park
- Hotel pickup/drop-off in Flagstaff
- Multiple stops at the Grand Canyon National Park
- Local sales tax
- Lunch included at the historic Cameron Trading Post
- Water will be supplied on the tour
Does not include:
- Gratuity (optional)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Dress code is smart casual
- A small amount of walking is involved
- Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark