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Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters

275 E Tropicana Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89169-7367
+1 888-635-7272
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“helicopter ride” (81 reviews)
“boulder city” (66 reviews)
“grand canyon” (352 reviews)
LOCATION
275 E Tropicana Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89169-7367
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This attraction is at McCarran Intl Airport
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+1 888-635-7272
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"helicopter ride"
in 81 reviews
"boulder city"
in 66 reviews
"grand canyon"
in 352 reviews
"hoover dam"
in 101 reviews
"grand celebration tour"
in 27 reviews
"safety video"
in 38 reviews
"champagne picnic"
in 41 reviews
"lake mead"
in 52 reviews
"great pilot"
in 26 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 36 reviews
"champagne breakfast"
in 20 reviews
"amazing experience"
in 37 reviews
"picked up from our hotel"
in 24 reviews
"sky walk"
in 18 reviews
"minute flight"
in 10 reviews
"las vegas airport"
in 10 reviews
"return flight"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our flight was canceled due to the weather. I'm fine with that. What I'm not fine with is that they had us take the bus to the airport, and told us there that, at best, we would have a limited flight with lots of turbulence...More

Thank Eugene S
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Reviewed 4 days ago

we had a great day organised by the team. Sad to hear about the dreadful accident. Our thoughts are with the team.

Thank 357grgrgr
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing experience from pickup to the Champagne picnic. On the last mornings the business trip, a couple of us took the decision to complete one of the adventures of our bucket list. Flying over the Hoover Dam and the Grand Canyon!!! The views were...More

Thank MarcMLondon
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic flight. Felt very safe , pilot was highly expert and knowledgeable. Unforgettable, once in a life time trip. I was prompted to post this having heard the sad news (Feb 18). Sending my thoughts, sympathies and wishes to anyone affected and their families and...More

Thank BellyHampshire
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A few weeks ago we took the wonderful Skywalk Getaway With Heli & Boat Tour from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon. We give highest marks to every facet of the tour except the fact that Papillon overloaded the helicopter. I would be rating our...More

Thank lajollatravels
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We flew over through the Grand Canyon and Hoover Dam on the early morning flight, and it was amazing! Derek our pilot was brilliant, extremely knowledgable and welcoming. The pickup and drop-off were perfect, and staff were super-friendly. And the check-in staff were second-to-none as...More

1  Thank Kate S
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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to post a review -- we're thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your tour! We appreciate the heart-felt recommendation. Sincerely, Papillon Management

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For anyone visiting Vegas, this is "the" must do thing. The whole experience is amazing. We were picked up by a limo from our hotel and 15 minutes later we were checked in at the Helicopter terminal. Our pilot, Matt, was very informative and friendly....More

Thank Blaydater
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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your tour! Thank you for choosing us to fly you to the Grand Canyon. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in Las Vegas. Best regards, Papillon Management

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. Luke our pilot was great. The helicopter ride was outstanding. The Grand Canyon cannot be described but it was breathtaking! We had a nice lunch in the canyon. 30 minutes was just not enough time to enjoy the beauty that abounds. This trip is...More

Thank Pekelo98
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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing us to show you the Grand Canyon. We are thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed the tour! We hope you enjoyed the rest of your vacation as well. Sincerely, Papillon Management

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The trip was just as described, comfortable bus picked us up at The Venetian, about 45 minute ride to the airport. After checking in and a short safety program we had a short wait for our pilot to take us to the helicopter. The pilot...More

Thank David J
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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to post a review -- we're thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your tour! We would be honored to fly you to the Grand Canyon again. Sincerely, Papillon Management

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

This is something that you do once in your life. You get great pictures/video that you will have forever. Once you've done it there's no need to do it again but it's quite the experience to be up in a helicopter looking at the hoover...More

Thank philandjoelle
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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

We agree! Thank you so much for choosing us to show you the Grand Canyon! Sincerely, Papillon Management

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Jdavies89
30 January 2018|
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Response from PapillonHelicopters | Property representative |
It's best to pack layers. The weather around Las Vegas can swing from 45 degrees to 70 degrees F. The Grand Canyon tends to be a little chillier this time of year as it sits at a higher elevation (~4000ft at the West Rim... More
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Dysmas98
4 January 2018|
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Response from PapillonHelicopters | Property representative |
Yes! There is a seating fee for our guests weighing more than 300 lbs, the cost depends on the type of tour and aircraft flown. Our reservations department will be happy to answer any questions you may have. Please feel free... More
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Gale S
17 April 2017|
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Seating is determined by the weight of all passengers to balance the aircraft. We do offer front seat upgrades, based on availability and again, the balance of the aircraft. You may request the front seat upgrade at the time... More
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