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  • Williams, AZ: The Grand Canyon Railway Round Trip Experience

    1. Williams, AZ: The Grand Canyon Railway Round Trip Experience

    Enjoy the Grand Canyon's natural beauty on a nostalgic roundtrip train ride featuring western musicians and cowboy characters on vintage cars. The Grand Canyon Railway boasts 64 miles of breathtaking scenery that leads to Grand Canyon National Park. This century-old railroad brought people from some of the wildest parts of Arizona to one of the seven natural wonders of the world - the Grand Canyon. Journey back to the Old West with the help of authentic characters who bring music and stories to share with you along the way. You will then get to the canyon around lunchtime with ample time to hike and enjoy the park. Afterwards, you will then return back to Williams, Arizona.

    It was a amazing day the staff on the train were wonderful especially Rob the attendant in our car

  • Grand Canyon Day Tour from Phoenix, Scottsdale & Tempe

    2. Grand Canyon Day Tour from Phoenix, Scottsdale & Tempe

    Experience the Grand Canyon National Park South Rim during this guided tour. Today's tour offers time for a tour of the canyon rim and Route 66 with your guide. After departing the Phoenix metro area, Route 66 will be the first stop along the tour. Guests will have a chance to experience the historic highway in the town of Williams, the last town passed by I-40. While you are enjoying Route 66, your guide will pick up your picnic lunch made fresh that morning before departing to the Grand Canyon. Guests will enjoy more than 3 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, guests will have opportunities to walk the rim, shop, capture an unlimited number of photographs, or enjoy your lunch and relax with the ...

    Our guide was very knowledgeable about the area we drove through on our way and about the Grand Canyon. Highly recommend this tour if you are only able to spend a day at the Grand Canyon

  • Sedona/Flagstaff: Grand Canyon Tour & First-Class Train Ride

    3. Sedona/Flagstaff: Grand Canyon Tour & First-Class Train Ride

    Your day begins with a pickup at your hotel in Sedona or Flagstaff or the nearby Village of Oak Creek from where you will enjoy incredible views on your way to the Williams train depot. Board the historic century-old Grand Canyon Railway and be entertained by cowboy characters. Enjoy the tunes of strolling musicians as train travel from the early 1900s is recreated on the 65-mile scenic journey to the canyon.   The train offers wonderful views of the San Francisco Peaks and rolls through valleys filled with wildflowers, dense pine forests, high desert plains, and small canyons. The Grand Canyon Railway is still one of the best ways to experience the old west. The train arrives just steps from the Grand Canyon’s South Rim where you'll have free time to shop, dine, or just take in the incredible canyon views. Then, your guide will meet you at the bus and take you to the East Rim for a fe...

    We enjoyed the train ride, with the entertainment. We had the Rock n Roll Cowboy singing for us, and he was fantastic. One thing I did not care for is stopping at the trading post. I can do that on my own.

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What people are saying about Williams

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 148 reviews

Our van driver was Bruce, and he was awesome! He took us to several different spots at the Grand Canyon that all took our breath away. He was fun and taught us lots! We almost drove ourselves to the Grand Canyon, and are SO glad we left it to an expert. It was a once I n a lifetime experience.

Our guide was very knowledgeable about the area we drove through on our way and about the Grand Canyon. Highly recommend this tour if you are only able to spend a day at the Grand Canyon

It was a amazing day the staff on the train were wonderful especially Rob the attendant in our car

Every person was helpful and pleasant. Thank you all especially Skip!

Guide was great. Loved the train ride. Grand Canyon is truly awesome