Most tours to the Grand Canyon Skywalk begin in Las Vegas, where travelers head east to the Arizona desert by road, plane or helicopter A Skywalk ticket. Weve both never been to the Grand Canyon before, or even America! We like the look of the VIP Express Tour with GC Tours and the You can take a helicopter flight over the Las Vegas strip while youre there, if its a helicopter trip. Grand tour for visitors to Las Vegas Offered in partnership with Hualapai River Runners, the adventure begins by. LAS VEGAS The pilot and five passengers were killed Friday afternoon when a helicopter crashed while returning from a tourist flight over the Grand Canyon A 23yearold The most recent helicopter crash occurred in 1999, killing. Pilot Christopher Diamond manoeuvres his helicopter Grand Canyon walls, glasses of champagne are used to toast a picnic lunch, served in ethereal surroundings Its never about destination its the journey Sundance Helicopters of. I am just back from Las Vegas The shooting is memorialized by a collection Tourists showed up for their helicopter tours to the Grand Canyon I didnt find anyone in this city of 2 million people who had actually been at the concert,. Papillon Group, the tour company that flies from Las Vegas to locations such as the Grand Canyon, goes golden with one of its choppers The golden helicopter joins the fleet on Thursday, April 16, to commemorate 50 years in. Well, somehow I found myself in Vegas and so I made this happen This whole thing was, to me, a step below skydiving but easily two steps above even my Grand. Another helicopter tour Palacios said the tours from Boulder City will be less expensive than those from Las Vegas, but a rate hadnt been set yet An hour and a half flight from McCarran to the Grand Canyon is $319 per person.