Whether it be with a bus, a train, a jeep, a helicopter, a plane, a raft or guided through a hike, your bound to find a tour group to match your needs. Although some choose to do it on their own, a tour can really add a lot to your overall experience. These groups hire Grand Canyon experts. Staffs are most often highly trained, well-educated and personable meaning your trip is enhanced by the wealth of their experience and knowledge. Each kind of tour has its own flavor and you must select one that suits your style and budget. But those who plan carefully, choose wisely and take the tour of their dreams are rarely disappointed with the outcome.
Papillon Grand Canyon Tours
Best known for it’s air tours but can provide combination packages to enhance your overall experience and maximize your time in the Grand Canyon.
Maverick Helicopter Tours
Helicopters are specially designed to maximize the sight-seeing experience with a variety of tour packages to fit both budget and schedule.
Grand Canyon Helicopter Tours
The company prides itself on first-class treatment for all its patrons and offers some of the more affordable and time-sensitive flights.
Grand Canyon Coaches
Provides a variety of combination coach tours by partnering with other respected tour companies.
Grand Canyon Airlines
This company is the originator of fixed wing flights over the canyon and offers a range of tours and packages to accommodate all budgets.
Angels Gate Tours
Provides informative hiking and backpacking tours guided by expert naturalists and are appropriate for any age and mobility level.
Scenic Airline Tours
Scenic Airlines offers a range of tours to satisfy both budget and time offering both short flights over the canyon as well as full day excursions over, in and out again.
Offers guided, luxury coach tours on deluxe double-decker buses to afford each guest a prime view of the Grand Canyon.
Get America Tours
Company offers combination tours that include other major parks and destinations to maximize your experience of the American West.
Great West Adventure Company
Offers a variety of tours to the Grand Canyon from Arizona locations inclusive of some unique sights and features. Check out the Historic Railway Tour for a real Old-West experience!
Heli USA Airways
Offers some unique combination tours that provide a taste of history and Old West entertainment.
Open Road Tours
This company caters to the adventurer who wants to maximize their experience the American West and learn along the way.
Pink Jeep Tours
This is a family friendly, adventuresome way to visit some of the quieter, unique spots in the Grand Canyon and have an unobstructed, up-close experience.
Offers a range of tours to suit your sight-seeing style. Fly, float or drive your way to and through the Grand Canyon.
Offers a variety of moderately priced round-trip Grand Canyon day tours leaving from Las Vegas, including on exclusive tour to Bar Ten Ranch on the North Rim.
Grand Canyon West
Tour the West Rim’s Eagle Point Reservation, Guano Point and the Hualapai Reservation with the tribe as your guide.
Colorado River Discovery
This group offers a guided quiet water float or row down the Colorado into the Grand Canyon.
Arizona Raft Adventures
This back-to-nature adventure company takes you down the Colorado River in white and calm water for days on end, providing guided hikes and floats and scenic camp sites.
Arizona River Runners
This company offers white/calm water rafting packages of varying lengths inclusive of hiking and camping.
Canyon Exploration Expeditions
This company’s offerings span from the traditional to very unique, even inclusive of a rafting tour with a string quartet.
Tracing its roots back to the first tour company to take visitors down the Colorado River, this group offers unique rafting experiences with historical authenticity.
Colorado River and Trail Expeditions
This company offers white water rafting tours of varying lengths with deluxe inclusions of helicopter rides and sleeping cots.
OARS Grand Canyon Adventures
This company offers the unique experience of river running in wooden Dory boats. Tours range in length from 4-18 days.
This company provides white water rafting tours of the Grand Canyon lasting from 5-15 days.
Western River Expeditions
This company provides river rafting in style with cot camping, prepared meals and roomy tents.
Four Seasons Guides
This company provides a wide range of tours at varying levels led by knowledgeable staff. Camping and rafting are part of some tours.
Just Roughin It Tours
Unique backpacking tours of the “road less traveled” in the Grand Canyon.
Grand Canyon Railway
An old style train tour to and from the Grand Canyon offering live entertainment along the way.
Grand Canyon Mule Tours
This company provides mule rides around or from the South Rim to the bottom and back.
Air Grand Canyon
This company provides three air tours over the Grand Canyon that accommodate time and budget.
Excellent guides are the draw with this outfit that runs multi-day backpacking trips as well as lodge-based day hikes.