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Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters

3568 Airport Road, Papillon Heliport, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
+1 702-736-7243
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Since 1965, The Papillon Group has been providing visitors a privileged perspective to one of the world's greatest natural wonders. Papillon is the only company flying the entire Grand Canyon, including areas untouched by man and inaccessible by foot. As one of the world's oldest and largest sightseeing companies, Papillon flies an estimated 600,000 passengers a year on its daily tours to the Grand Canyon and the surrounding southwest. Recognized world wide for its aircraft tours, Papillon's fleet of 70 helicopters and airplanes gives guests a bird's eye view all their own. Whether by helicopter, plane, or coach, Papillon offers more than 40 unique excursions. Choose from air only flights, combo tours, all-day excursions, or a stunning flight to the bottom of the Grand Canyon.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“helicopter ride” (79 reviews)
“safety video” (29 reviews)
“minute tour” (25 reviews)
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3568 Airport Road, Papillon Heliport, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the Heli flight from Las Vegas, it was a very looked forward to flight as part of our Honeymoon. Papillion was a great company to travel with, the commentary was great, and our pilot was lovely. The champagne in the canyon a real...More

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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking time to post a review - we sincerely appreciate your feedback! We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour. Congratulations on your recent nuptials! Sincerely, Papillon Management

Reviewed 2 days ago

This was an excellent trip on a great day weather wise made so much better by our pilot Luke who provided a good commentary on what was passing underneath and facts about the area.

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PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We're happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour. Luke is an incredible pilot. Thank you for flying with us! Sincerely, Papillon Management

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the plane ride to the Grand Canyon, helicopter to the bottom and boat ride. It was all amazing. The 5am start was very early and it would have been nice to see the trip to Boulder rather than it being in the dark....More

Thank Tracey A
PapillonHelicopters, Manager at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking time to post a balanced review - we sincerely appreciate your feedback! We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour. Respectfully, Papillon Management

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had mixed feelings from this tour. Yes, you (probably) haven't chance to fly by helicopter every day, and it is a great experience itself. I also have to admit that the pilot was very welcoming and kind, he knew and told us a lot...More

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

Thank you for taking time to post a balanced review, and although the experience to fully meet your expectations, we hope you enjoyed the thrill of helicopter flight and the seeing the canyon from the air. We appreciate your business! Respectfully, Papillon Management

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was one of the most amazing things I have ever done. The helicopter ride over the west side of the canyon was picture perfect. it took us down into the canyon were we got into a pontoon boat and road down the river. It...More

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

We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed your tour! Thank you for choosing us to show you the Grand Canyon. Respectfully, Papillon Management

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome service awesome pilot! Booked through Viator. Family of 5 we had helicopter to ourselves seen heaven took our breaths away loved the music on our headsets! Only thing is wish there were more realistic cancellation rules for those traveling by road. We are from...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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Thank globe_trotter818
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We flew out of the Grand Canyon Village on the South Rim. Made a reservation as we drove up from Flagstaff. (It was LOW season). Great staff. Great pilot. Great tour. An absolute WOW. When to helicopter came over the rim for the first time...More

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 13 December 2017

We stayed in LV for 3 days - so chose the helicopter trip to the canyon rather than spend the full day on a coach. Papillon offered a good deal relative to other providers. Aircraft was modern and pilot experienced. We paid extra $50 x...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

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restlesspirit
12 September 2017|
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Response from PapillonHelicopters | Property representative |
Yes, our groups department will be able to assist you. Please contact them at groups @ papillon . com. Request an EC-130 which has all forward-facing seats.
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Mary_L_Berger
26 March 2017|
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Response from PapillonHelicopters | Property representative |
Hello - We appreciate your inquiry. We do offer private tours and charter service. Depending on the helicopter configuration and weights of the passengers, our helicopters seat 5-7 passengers plus the pilot. You may inquire... More
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Bonnie W
10 March 2017|
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Response from PapillonHelicopters | Property representative |
We welcome all children on our flights. Our reservations department can answer any questions you may have.
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