From Tusayan: Grand Canyon Desert View Sunset Tour

From Tusayan: Grand Canyon Desert View Sunset Tour

From $155.73 per person

Witness the breathtaking sunset at the Grand Canyon from the most sought-after viewpoints. Hop aboard a custom open-air Jeep Wrangler and enjoy a guided tour of the South Rim. Capture stunning shots as the sun dips below the rim.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 9 participants


  • Experience Grand Canyon National Park at the most beautiful time of day, sunset
  • Stop at Pipe Creek Vista and see a beautifully colored canyon that carves its way into the Grand Canyon
  • Admire Vishnu Schist, the oldest rocks in the Grand Canyon
  • Get a glimpse of Hence Rapids, some of the most violent whitewater rapids of the Colorado River
  • Visit the highest point of the South Rim, the Desert View Watchtower
Full description
Marvel as the sun dips in the sky and makes its final display in the Grand Canyon on this 3-hour sunset tour. Travel beyond the main viewpoints in an open-air Jeep Wrangler and venture to the most exclusive vantage points to capture stunning sunset views.  During your tour, find out everything about the multi-layered sandstone formations that define the Grand Canyon from your experienced guide. Admire the views from Pipe Creek Vista and discover the Grand Canyon’s oldest rocks at Vishnu Schist.  At Hence Rapids, see some of the Colorado River’s most violent whitewater rapids. Ascend to the highest point of the South Rim, the Desert View Watchtower, and soak up panoramic views.
  • Professional, certified tour guide
  • Entrance fees to the Grand Canyon National Park
  • IMAX tickets
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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    All tours depart from the National Geographic Visitor Center. Check-in is 30 minutes prior to your tour departure time.

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    • Children under 1.5 years old are not permitted on the tour
    • Check-in is 30 minutes prior to your tour departure time
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    5 / 5

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    This was a nice way to see a lot of the canyon without having to drive yourself. Our guide,Rob, was knowledgeable and entertaining. He took us to a wonderful spot for sunset and even spotted a big horn for our group to see!

    June 4, 2021

    We had an awesome experience on this tour. Would highly recommend!

    July 17, 2021

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