Full Day: Grand Canyon Complete Tour from Sedona Or Flagstaff
If you are planning on spending the day at the Grand Canyon.? Why not book our complete day tour of the Grand Canyon from Sedona or Flagstaff.? This 12 hour historic and scenic tour will be sure to leave our guests asking for more.
The tour can easily be booked online or by giving us a call just as long as the paper or electronic tickets are kept. Included in the tour are both pick up and drop off from whatever hotel our guests are staying in either Sedona or Flagstaff, as well as the guests fees for the Grand Canyon National Park, and lunch at the historic Cameron Trading Post.
The tour will begin with a drive along the Highway 89a, as this will take our guests through Arizona's youngest volcano Sunset Crater. From there we continue visiting some of the most ancient ruins of Native American known as the Wupatki National Monument. Here our guests will experience up close the dwellings, and the culture of our earliest residents.
From the ruins the tour goes to the Navajo Indian Reservation, where will stop at the Cameron Trading Post for some lovely shopping and lunch. After this lovely break we will reunite to continue on to the comprehensive tour of the Grand Canyon National Park. The best part of the national park is the scenery, here our guests will have time to stop of take photos of the breathtaking scenes from the all the stops like the Grand Canyon Village, the Railroad Station, the Bright Angel Trail, including all the wildlife our guests are sure to see and the sites of historic lodges, museums, etc.
This scenery-packed tour begins with a drive along Highway 89a through Oak Creek Canyon, 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 through Oak Creek Canyon
· Lava flow field from Sunset Crater volcano
· Ancient Native American ruins
· Amazing Grand Canyon viewpoints
· Historic Navajo trading post
Pickup & Return:
Your Sedona or Flagstaff hotel.
Departure Times: 7 - 7:30: Sedona Hotel
8 - 8:30: Flagstaff Hotel
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time
- Entrance fees to the National Park
- Hotel pickup/drop-off
- 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 for the Guide (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