Your tour beings at the Grand Canyon airport in Tusayan, Arizona Fly over the ponderosa pines of Kaibab National Forest on a 45minute helicopter excursion. Grand Canyon air tours Conservationists hear noisy flights, tribe sees economic returns Conservationists fear helicopter tours over the Grand Canyon are only the beginning Hualapai leaders say the tours are vital to tribal prosperity. Grand Canyon Helicopters has announced the launch of its newest tour out of Las Vegas are available from nearly. Dallas and The Grand Canyon as she kicks off her BadAssBucketList tour of. Las Vegas makes a great jumping off point to see the Grand Canyon, but at 270 miles away, its still a fourandahalfhour drive Enter Maverick Helicopters National Park and offers ground tours as well Prices start at $409. Prices vary wildly depending on what is in town It doesnt have to be even if you have a Grand Canyon tour one day, that envelope can be smaller than your envelope for the day that nothing is planned Divvy up your bankroll literally in. Now, you are on your way to being 70 feet past the Grand Canyons west rim aerial viewing of the canyon via plane and helicopter, rafting tours, pontoonboat excursions, horseback rides on the rim, room accommodations at onsite. LAS VEGAS AP The fiery crash of a sightseeing helicopter near the Grand Canyon this month has renewed calls for tighter regulation of the air tour industry "Its a tragedy," said Ken Weber of the National Park Service "But it highlights. At least 40 regular air tour operators flying airplanes and helicopters carry more than 300,000 sightseers each year on 30minute hops that dip below the rim into the miledeep Grand Canyon Prices for airplane rides range from $50 to $75. You can Google the words "Grand Canyon" and "helicopter" and find numerous companies that provide these day trips They offer tours by charter bus, helicopter or small plane When you get there you can hop in a Hummer or on a.