Grand Canyon Express Tour

From USD 170

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Discover the Grand Canyon and return to the Phoenix area in time for your dinner reservations on this full day guided tour. Spend two and a half hours exploring the Grand Canyon South Rim during this abbreviated day tour. 

The Grand Canyon Express Tour departs from Phoenix/Scottsdale at approximately 5:30am and returns at approximately 3:30pm.


From USD 170

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Grand Canyon Express Tour

After an early morning departure from the Phoenix metro area, we will travel the outskirts of the historic Route 66 town of Flagstaff on our way to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. Guests will enjoy approximately two and a half hours within the National Park at the famous South Rim Village marveling at the beauty that is the Grand Canyon. While at the South Rim, you will have opportunities to walk the rim, shop, capture an unlimited amount of photographs, or enjoy a relaxing lunch with the best seat in the house. Don't forget to visit the famous Hopi House and historic El Tovar Lodge.   

Following the exploration of the Grand Canyon, the tour will return to the Phoenix metro area at approximately 4:00pm, with plenty of time for evening reservations, meetings, or departure flights.  

Departs: approximately 5:30am

Returns: approximately 4:00pm

Price Includes:

  • Continental breakfast
  • National Park entrance fees
  • Unlimited bottled water
  • All taxes

Price Excludes:

  • Guide gratuities
  • Meals not listed above
  • Third party activities

Departure Location:

Select hotels in the Phoenix, Scottsdale, Mesa and Tempe area

Tour Duration:

Approximately 10 hours


DETOURS Custom Transport with individual leather captains chairs


This tour can be operated as a private charter. Contact a reservations specialist for details. 

Temperatures in the Grand Canyon are typically 25-30°F cooler than in Phoenix and vary by season. We recommend our guests bring jackets in the event of changing weather patterns.

Cancellation Policy:

Tours cancelled after 7am prior to the tour date will be charged in full.


  • Grand Canyon South Rim Panoramas

  • Historic Lodges

  • Navajo Culture

  • Approximately 10 hour round trip


  1. Phoenix
  2. Flagstaff
  3. Grand Canyon Village
  4. Phoenix