Small-Group Deluxe Grand Canyon Day Trip - Phoenix

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 13 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    6:30 AM Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
  • Departure Details :
    1: Phoenix, AZ, USA
    2: Scottsdale, AZ, USA
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Please note: if your hotel is not on the hotel list, please contact the supplier directly. If your hotel is not a pre-app.. read more
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Experience the scenic beauty of Arizona on this small-group day trip from the Phoenix-Scottsdale area. Visit one of the world's wonders, the Grand canyon, and experience Route 66, the iconic American highway steeped in rich tradition, on a full-day trip. Take in unforgettable views of classic southwestern landscapes with your knowledgeable guide. Enjoy a scenic drive through the Sonoran Desert and enjoy a complimentary box lunch. (Jan. 1, 2019 lunch is not included. Box Lunch will be an option.) This small-group tour is limited to just 13 people, ensuring a more personalized experience.

Highlights

  • Informative, friendly, and professional guide
  • All entrance fees included
  • Lunch included
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges, and service fees included

Know More about this tour

Journey through the beautiful Arizona landscapes on this small-group trip from the Phoenix-Scottsdale area! Visit the Grand Canyon and explore Route 66 on an exciting full-day tour.

After departing the Phoenix metro area, your tour travels through the expansive Sonoran Desert filled with the native saguaro cactus. The scenery begins to change with the increase in elevation and views of the cactus fade into pine trees. As you continue further into Northern Arizona, travel the outskirts of the Route 66 town of Flagstaff and from the highway, see the San Francisco Peaks among the seemingly endless Ponderosa Pine Forest, the largest contiguous forest of ponderosa pines in the world.

Williams will be your first stop along the tour for a chance to experience Route 66, the iconic American highway steeped in rich tradition. While in Williams, guests will have the opportunity to get their kicks on Route 66. Walk along the original route, explore the local shops, and capture souvenir photos highlighting a bygone era in classic American history. Also known as the Will Rodgers Highway, Route 66 is the most recognizable road in the United States and stretches 2,448 miles from Chicago to California upon completion. While you are enjoying Route 66, your guide will pick up your gourmet picnic lunch made fresh that morning.

You'll wander for about three hours within the National Park marveling at the beauty that is the Grand canyon. Don't forget to visit the historic El Tovar Lodge and Hopi House in Grand canyon Village. While at the South Rim of the Grand canyon National Park, you will have opportunities to walk the rim, shop, capture an unlimited number of photographs, or enjoy your lunch, and relax with the best seat in the house.

Then, enjoy a scenic ride back to theDream city church | phoenix-Scottsdale area.

Inclusions

Professional guide

Small-group tour (13 passengers)

Transport by air-conditioned minivan with luxury captain's chair seating

Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)

Bottled water

Fuel surcharge

Entry/Admission - Grand Canyon South Rim

Exclusions

Gratuities

Lunch

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Arizona state law requires children under 8 years to have either a child seat or booster. Child seats are not provided, please bring your own
  • Minimum age is 2 years

Traveler Reviews

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  • 10-Mar-2020

    Great trip - Derrick was a fantastic guide - kept us informed and entertained at every turn - very knowledgeable about all things Phoenix and Grand Canyon

  • 09-Mar-2020

    Nate our driver and guide was extremely knowledgable about the locations, geology, related folklore, and history. That certainly made the (relatively) long drive pass by quickly. We had a good amount of time (˜3 hrs.) at the GC, incl. a ˜2km trail along the south rim which was quite easy. The views were truly magnificent. He also made a sufficient number of stops. It would be worth 5 stars if lunch was included.

  • 02-Mar-2020

    Les, our driver, was a talking encyclopedia. He was most excellent at the first viewpoint in the Canyon, where he pointed out so much to us (and any random strangers). He was a safe and extremely experienced tour guide and driver. Saw herd of elk at the Canyon! Only negatives: 1). too many rest stops - like one an hour; 2). Windy and cold in Feb (but then, that kept the crowds away too); Les talked non stop for hours - too much info to process...more silence would have enhanced his narrative.

    A great experience overall and highly recommend, perhaps in March.

  • 28-Feb-2020

    We had a fabulous time with Mark as our tour guide. He was very informative and had a great sense of humor! The weather was perfect and he took us to multiple viewpoints. Highly recommend!

  • 24-Feb-2020

    The day trip from Scottsdale to the Grand Canyon was a positive experience from start to finish. Our tour guide, Robert, narrated the history of Arizona with humor and storytelling. He spoke a lot about cactus and demonstrated considerable knowledge of the Grand Canyon. Seeing the splendor of the South Rim is breathtaking and an experience I shall never forget.

  • 19-Feb-2020

    Derek was a fabulous and personable tour guide. He is an excellent driver and knew times for when we would be arriving at the different locations on the tour. He was knowledgeable on the Grand Canyon and it was clear he enjoyed his work. Couldn’t have been a better experience. Thank you Derek.

  • 10-Feb-2020

    We had a great experience on our trip. The driver was knowledgeable and very friendly. While we stopped in William for a break, I twisted my knee stepping off a curb. After that he made sure to drop us off as close as he could to all our stops. While the rest of the group went to the second stop at the Grand Canyon and there was no wheelchair available there, he took me with the bus to 3 observation spots so I could see different views. It was so nice of him. We enjoyed it very much!

  • 08-Jan-2020

    From an on time pick up to an early evening drop off, Daniel was an amazing tour guide. He spoke so well on the history, plants, animals, weather and culture of the area. I learned so much which enhanced the trip.

  • 03-Jan-2020

    The tour had changed the date due the weather it supposed to stop in Sedona, but be aware that they change the route and the pricing, when I booked it was $179 and the next day it was $170 I still was charged the $179.00 Today 1/2.2010 the price is $187.00. I called them but they will nit credit me for $9.00.. It was a gift for my niece who came from Zurich and wanted to see the Grand Canyon, she had a good time. It was a mini bus place for 13 passengers..

  • 25-Dec-2019

    There is no way we would have been able to appreciate and learn so many amazing bits of information
    if we had another tour guide. Sam is passionate about the Grand Canyon and his passion is contagious!
    His objective was to interact with all 12 of by providing interesting facts and answering questions. He was very conscience of our safety, comfort, and keeping us on a schedule.
    Thank you Sam! You’re the BEST.

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