Tours Starting from Sedona
Grand Canyon Signature Tour - South Rim with Jeep Ground Tour (S-PJX)
Scenic, narrated flight over the some of the most beautiful parts of Arizona.
20-30 minute overflight of the widest and most breathtaking part of the Grand Canyon
Ground tour by Pink Jeep Tours into the Grand Canyon National Park.
Scenic 30 min. flight back to Sedona by mid afternoon
Your aerial tour of the Grand Canyon departs from the beautiful and unique Sedona Airport. Along the way, enjoy spectacular views as you circle the Red Rock formations of Sedona, soar past the San Francisco Peaks, the Painted Desert and the Navajo Indian Reservation before arriving at the south rim of the Grand Canyon which is at 7,000 ft above sea level. Your flight continues for a scenic over-flight of the Grand Canyon on a route that only a few companies are allowed to fly. This 20-30 minute over-flight of one of nature’s most spectacular sights will give you a unique view of the Grand Canyon as you fly 1,000 feet above the rim. After completing the overflight, you will land at the Grand Canyon airport, located just minutes from the entrance to the Grand Canyon National Park. Your ground tour is provided by a professional Pink Jeep or Buck Wild tour guide who will take you to scenic overlooks inside the Grand Canyon National Park. There, you will learn incredible facts about the geology, flora, fauna, and history of this fascinating natural wonder. Your last stop will be in the Grand Canyon Historic Village where you may visit the historic El Tovar Lodge, Hopi House and other shops and galleries all of which are located along the Rim making it easy to see the Grand Canyon from many different vantage points.
Grand Canyon Aerial Tour (S-AIR)
Our Grand Canyon South Rim Aerial tour shows you all the highlights of Arizona in a brief 1.5 hour window.
Approximately 1.5 hour tour
Generally goes in the afternoons about 3pm but can be requested for morning instead
The only way to see the Grand Canyon, in a short period of time
Aerial tour only, does not land at the Grand Canyon
Begin your air tour with a 30-minute flight from Sedona to the Grand Canyon. Along the way, enjoy the view from the air as you make a scenic pass through the Red Rock formations of Sedona; and soar past the San Francisco Peaks, Painted Desert and the Navajo Indian Reservation before arriving at the Grand Canyon.
Continuing right over the Rim you begin the scenic overflight of the Grand Canyon’s widest and deepest point, on a route that only a few are allowed to fly. This 20-30 minute overflight of one of nature’s most spectacular sights will give you a view of the Grand Canyon seen by only a handful of people as you fly 1,000 feet above the south rim and about equal to the north rim. After completing the overflight of the Grand Canyon, enjoy a short, 30-minute flight back to Sedona by a more direct route.
Grand Canyon Air & Hiking Tour (S-GCH)
Scenic, narrated flight over Sedona, Coconino Plateau and overflight of the Grand Canyon
Services of a WFR Guide to ensure safety and provide a mountain of information
Hike is 3 miles round trip
Drops 1200 feet in elevation in 1.5 miles
Lunch at a scenic meadow is included
Hike is along a ridgeline, allowing excellent views of the Canyon throughout the whole trail
Approximately 7 hours hotel to hotel
Combines well with our Grand Canyon South Rim Tour if not everyone in your party wants to hike
Enjoy the scenic, narrated flight over the Tonto National Forest, Sedona and the Coconino Plateau, to the Grand Canyon, including the over-flight of the widest and deepest part of the Canyon. Upon landing, your guide will take you in one of Westwind Air Service’s private vans for a trip inside the park where you will have the opportunity to view the Grand Canyon from the rim. You and your WFR guide will be dropped off directly at the trail head to begin your hike into the Grand Canyon.
Guided Hike & Picnic
Begin your guided hike with a series of switch backs before arriving at Ooo-Ahh Point. At this aptly named lookout point, the views open up to the panorama of the Grand Canyon in all directions. Next, you will continue on to a picnic area at Cedar Ridge, dropping almost 1,200 feet in elevation and through more than 40 million years of geological history. This scenic trail is unique to the Grand Canyon in that it traverses along a ridge line instead of descending a side canyon, allowing for
unobstructed views and excellent photo opportunities. As you descend through the layers of rock strata, your guide will provide information on the Grand Canyon’s history, ecosystems, and geology. After lunch and time to explore Cedar Ridge, you will begin your ascent to the rim to visit the Yaki Point overlook.
Afterwards, our vans will take you back to the airport for your one-hour flight back to Sedona.
Grand Canyon Skywalk Adventure Tour - West Rim (S-ADV)
Scenic, narrated flight from Sedona to the West Rim of the Grand Canyon
Helicopter to the bottom of the canyon
Pontoon boat ride on the Colorado River
Entrance to the Glass Skywalk
Time to explore the Indian Village
Guano point for lunch and a ‘walkabout’ out to the high point
Services of your pilot/guide throughout the day to ensure everything runs smoothly
Your Grand Canyon West Rim Skywalk Adventure begins with a scenic, narrated, 75-minute flight to the Canyon West Airport, located at the west end of the Grand Canyon on the Arizona/Nevada border. Your tour will include several attractions unique to this part of the Canyon. First is the exposure to Hualapai tribal culture as we are guests on their reservation land and you will see the results of their growth and spirit throughout the day. You will go from the airplane directly to a helicopter for a 10-minute ride to the floor of the Grand Canyon. This is the only place in the entire 277 miles of the Canyon that you can go below the rim in any way besides your own two feet or a mule. Traverse a steep set of stairs to the riverside to board a pontoon boat for a 15 – 20 minute, smooth water ride on the Colorado River. Just enough time for some great photos and to see the perspective from the bottom of the canyon as you look straight up the Canyon walls, giving you a unique perspective of the beauty of this magnificent wonder. After the pontoon boat ride, you will board the helicopter for the 10-minute flight back to the top of the Grand Canyon! The next stop is the world famous Skywalk. This architectural marvel extends 65 feet over the edge of the Canyon, with its 4,000-foot depth right beneath your feet. As you venture out on to this amazing structure and look straight down through the glass floor, you can’t help but feel like you are a part of the Grand Canyon. Just outside the Skywalk, you will experience the Hualapai Indian Culture through occasional Native American Performances and an Indian Village, ancient dwellings constructed in the traditional methods by local tribes. This area of the Canyon, known as Eagle Point, due to the formation in the Canyon walls that resembles an Eagle spreading her wings, offers spectacular views of the Grand Canyon. The next stop on tour will be Guano Point. This location offers one of the most scenic places to enjoy lunch (provided with the tour) at an outdoor eating area on a plateau surrounded on three sides by the magnificent Grand Canyon. After your lunch, enjoy a leisurely walk along a trail that extends out into the Canyon and enjoys the spectacular views and photo opportunities before returning to Sedona.
** There is an additional $72.00 per person charge for passengers over 285 lbs. This is assessed by the helicopter company and is payable at check-in time on the day of your tour. 3 Person Minimum***
Check in at the Sedona Airport in the morning for your scenic, narrated flight over the San Francisco Peaks, Coconino Plateau, up Marble Canyon to Page, finishing with a brief overflight of Lake Powell. After landing at Page passengers will be transferred to the trailhead for a 1.5 hr. tour of Antelope Canyon. After the ground tour passengers are transported to a local restaurant for lunch, then back to the airport. Next fly to the Grand Canyon, including an overflight of the widest and deepest part of the Canyon. Finally we land at the Grand Canyon airport and go by van into the National Park to one overlook before returning to the airport to continue the flight back to Sedona Airport.
Monument Valley Air & Ground Tour (S-MJV)
Monument Valley Air & Ground Tour
The Monument Valley tour is by far our most encompassing tour, combining Sedona, the Grand Canyon, Lake Powell, and Monument Valley all in one tour.
Scenic, narrated flight over Sedona, Grand Canyon, Lake Powell and Rainbow Bridge to Monument Valley
Four Wheeled Drive ground tour into the Navajo Tribal Park up to John Ford Point
Navajo Guide on your ground tour
Navajo Taco lunch included
The Monument Valley tour is by far our most encompassing tour, combining Sedona, the Grand Canyon, Lake Powell, and Monument Valley all in one tour. Begin your air tour with a scenic, narrated, flight from Sedona onto a scenic pass through the Red Rock formations of Sedona; and soar past the San Francisco Peaks, Painted Desert and the Navajo Indian Reservation before arriving at the Grand Canyon.
Upon reaching the Grand Canyon you will be treated to a 20-minute overflight of the Grand Canyon from just 1,000 feet above the rim. Next you will continue on to Page, Arizona, located along the shores of Lake Powell. After a brief stop in Page, you will continue along the shores of Lake Powell to Rainbow Bridge and past Navajo Mountain en route to Monument Valley.
Land at Gouldings Field, just minutes from Monument Valley, and embark on a guided, 4X4 ground tour into the Navajo Tribal Park for about 90 minutes. Your Navajo guide will give you insights into the culture and beauty of this sacred area. Finally, return to Gouldings Lodge for a delicious Navajo Taco lunch and a little time for the museum or gift shop before returning to the airport for the scenic flight back to Sedona.
** Three-person minimum applies. **
*Flight may make additional stop(s)
Scenic Air & One Day White Water Tour (March 15 - October 31) (S-WWR)
This tour operates from March through October only and has very limited availability, so make your reservations early! Most white-water rafting on the Colorado River requires a week or more of holiday time and reservations must be made a year or more in advance. With this Westwind-Hualapai tour you can experience the thrills of white water in an incredible “One Day” Experience.
6:30am departure from the Deer Valley Airport
45 minute scenic, narrated flight to Peach Springs airstrip
Transfers by the Hualapai from the airstrip down Diamond Creek road to launch site
Native American guides
Motorized, pontoon boat trip down the Colorado River through rapids and smooth water
Hike up to Travertine Falls
Lunch on a sand beach
Helicopter out at the West Rim
Scenic flight back to Sedona in your Westwind Air Service plane
About a 11 hour day in total
Depart early in the morning for this exciting, White Water Experience! Westwind Air Service takes you on a narrated, scenic flight to Peach Springs, the center of the Hualapai Reservation. From Peach Springs transfer by ground with your Native guides down 19 miles of varied landscape to Diamond Creek to begin your White Water Experience. You journey along the Colorado River surrounded by stunning scenery, incredible geology and a timeless sense of peace. Throughout the day enjoy a total of 9 sets of rapids that vary in degree (bring lots of sunscreen and a change of clothes, you are guaranteed to get wet) and are separated by calm stretches that give you time to dry out in between. Your motorized pontoon boat gives you the opportunity to enjoy the rapids and even motor back through for a second run.
Part way through the day you’ll land for an adventure at Travertine Falls. Here you can rest and relax or hike into this unique waterfall surrounded by unusual rock formations and partly enclosed in a large grotto. A little later you will stop for a picnic lunch on a sandy beach area and finally unwind with a smooth-water run down the last stretch before docking at the West Rim. Here you will thrill to an exhilarating helicopter lift back up to the rim of the Canyon where your Westwind Aircraft is waiting to bring you back to Sedona. This tour is the perfect way to be immersed in the mystery and beauty of the Grand Canyon and is an experience you’ll cherish forever.
** Not suitable for children under 10 years old. Four person minimum
All booked flights are pending until confirmation email or call are received from Westwind