Grand Canyon and Hoover Dam Day Trip from Las Vegas with Optional Skywalk
The Grand Canyon and Hoover Dam tour comes from Las Vegas, and you must get the tour when you want to have the Skywalk added. This is a lot of fun that most people never get to have, and you should invest in this tour over many others.
You are taken out to the Grand Canyon and to see the Hoover Dam on this tour because the two of them together represent a full day of touring that you will truly enjoy. You are given every chance in the world to see the canyon, and you are flown up to the Hoover Dam to complete your tour. You get to see how massive this project was, and you are shown history of the dam while there.
You get to see not only the beauty of the outdoors in this place, but you also get to see how lovely technology fits into this landscape. It is a simple tour to take, and you might even take the skywalk when coming to the canyon for a bit of added fun.
You should plan this tour before leaving the house, and you must get your tickets online because they are much less expensive than anything you could buy otherwise. You get a great experience, and it is easy for your family to afford at the same time.
Spend a whole day at the Grand Canyon where you can see the beauty of this place, go up to Hoover Dam, and take in the majesty that is this whole area from the old canyon to the dam's technology.
Hit the highway out of Las Vegas and spend the day touring the Grand Canyon and Hoover Dam. On this day trip you'll have four hours at the Grand Canyon, with the option of walking on the popular Grand Canyon Skywalk for panoramic 360-degree views.
Leaving Las Vegas behind, you'll enjoy an approximate 15-minute Hoover Dam Photo Stop from the pedestrian walkway along the new Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge! You'll then travel through the ancient Joshua Tree Forest en route to the West Rim of the Grand Canyon - the road gets a little dusty and bumpy here!
Once at the West Rim you will have 3 hours of unguided time at the Grand Canyon. It's up to you to spend as little or as long as you wish at each of the following attractions.
- The spectacular Grand Canyon Skywalk (if option selected) - take a walk over the edge of the canyon on a transparent glass bridge
- Eagle Point Indian Village - exploring Native American history and culture with replica dwellings and performances of traditional dance
- Hualapai Ranch Wild West show
- Lunch at the Hualapai Buffet, Cowboy Cookout or the Skywalk Cafe
- Spectacular views over the Colorado River at Guano Point
- Stunning panoramic views of the Grand Canyon from Eagle Point
- Complimentary Grand Canyon West Express shuttle bus
Travel time between Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon is around three hours each way. Your driver/guide will provide an expert commentary along the way, returning you to Las Vegas in time to catch a late show. Motor coaches are climate controlled and equipped with restrooms, reclining seats, video monitors and over-sized windows.
Helicopter / Boat Combo Upgrade:
Why not complete your Grand Canyon experience with a thrilling helicopter flight to the floor of the Grand Canyon. You will be flown 4,000 feet to the base of the Canyon where you will board a pontoon boat for an approximate 15 minute ride on the Colorado River. Enjoy the Grand Canyon Skywalk (if option selected) and enjoy the panoramic view.