Why We Recommend Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopter Tours
The Short Story:
- They provide Skywalk Grand Canyon bus tours from Las Vegas – Papillon has one of the best Grand Canyon ground-transportation systems available. They coordinate with Papillon helicopter tours, using their own buses.
- Papillon is the only helicopter company certified to fly both the south and west rims of the Grand Canyon, with helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft.
- Papillon also has custom tours available, working with ‘best partners’, such as Pink Jeep Tours and Big Horn’s Grand Canyon Hummer Tours.
Papillon Helicopters has what it takes to enhance your overall experience and maximize your time in the Grand Canyon.
From the Papillon Helicopters Website:
Since 1965 Papillon Helicopters has been the world’s oldest and largest sightseeing company flying an estimated 600,000 passengers a year on its daily tours to the Grand Canyon.
With over forty unique excursions – that feature spectacular sights of the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, Monument Valley, Page/Lake Powell, and unforgettable views of the Grand Canyon – we at Papillon are proud to offer our guests an unparalleled perspective of one of the world’s greatest natural wonders.
Our aircraft are specifically designed for sightseeing with some on-board upgrades developed and patented by Papillon itself.
All offer pre-recorded narratives in 11 languages (12 including English) for passengers.
Our catalog of tours and activities which extend beyond the rotor and wing to include guided tours on horseback, hiking, picnics, river rafting, ensure travelers a variety of options and an up close and personal experience they’ll carry with them long after they leave.
As member in good standing of The Tour Operators Program of Safety (TOPS), Papillon abides by flight safety rules and regulations that substantially exceed the regulations required by the Federal Aviation Administration. Additionally, the program infuses the safety mindset into the very culture of our company.