This spring, Las Vegas visitors can enjoy champagne and stunning sunsets with Papillon Airways as the company now offers new private Grand Canyon helicopter tours from McCarran International Airport’s Papillon terminal.
“High rollers, families, brides and grooms—these are the guests who will love this service. They asked for it and we provided it,” says Robert Graff, v.p. of marketing, Papillon. “This is the ultimate in customer service for guests wishing to experience the Grand Canyon and be away from the crowds. We’re able to take any special occasion and make it that much more special.”
Guests will receive roundtrip complimentary limousine service from most major Strip and downtown hotels, and then fly aboard a state-of-the-art Star B2 Model Series, which comfortably seats up to six guests. The tours are available in 10 languages including Mandarin, Cantonese, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese and Spanish via digital audio narration.
On the Golden Eagle, guests can take in the engineering feat of Hoover Dam and soar over the Grand Wash Cliffs, Grapevine Mesa and Black Mountains. This 3-hour tour is priced at $1,884.
Or, recommend the Grand Celebration, a popular classic Papillon tour now offered privately with a sunset departure time beginning at 5 p.m. On this 4-hour tour, in addition to seeing Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, Grand Wash Cliffs and extinct volcanoes, the helicopter descends 4,000 ft. into the depths of the West Rim of Grand Canyon. Here, guests will touch down by the banks of the historic Colorado River with time to explore the Native American Hualapai lands. Rates run $2,754.
For more information, call (888) 635-7272 or visit papillon.com.