Hermits Rest Tour
For an amazing look at the natural wonders of the Grand Canyon Area, AZ, be sure to embark upon the Hermits Rest Tour. This open-air jeep tour is sure to be a blast and takes guests to see some of the most amazing views. The Grand Canyon is considered to be one of the Seven Wonders of the World, so do not miss out!
Your tour begins when you meet your group at the Pink Jeep headquarters. The Pink Jeeps are amazing, bright, and a unique way of travel that gives you the opportunity to enjoy a thrilling ride and have some fun along the way. With panoramic views offered, guests can see all of the glorious sights while enjoying the fresh canyon air. Plus, each tour is lead by a knowledgeable and certified guide who can answer all of your questions about the landmarks you visit, wildlife you see, and more.
Just a few of the sights you will see on this adventure include Yavapai Point, Phantom Ranch, and Bright Angel Trails. Along the way on this three hour fully-narrated journey, your Wilderness First Responder guide will be able to give you all of the info you could ever want. Learning about the history of the Grand Canyon while you see it with your own eyes is a unique experience that you truly do not want to miss out on. Your tour also takes you to Grand Canyon Village, which is known for its expansive history. You will be able to see El Tovar hotel and Hopi House.
Of course, Hermits Rest is the true draw to this tour. This South Rim landmark is home to Hermit Trail, which you will be able to get out of your Jeep and hike. Your guide can show you the way and teach you all about the geology of the rock formations and fossil beds that you will see on the untamed trail. This hike is about a mile long and affords some of the greatest views of Hermits Rest and surrounding landmarks.
Your tour also includes IMAX movie admission to see the historic movie, Grand Canyon: The HIdden Secrets. Whether you want to watch it before or after your jeep tour and hike is completely up to you, so you can truly customize your experience. This three-hour hiking tour has plenty of fun to offer and is sure to help you create lasting memories on your next Grand Canyon, AZ vacation.