Grand Canyon National Park and Las Vegas, Nevada

Grand Canyon Living On the Edge

Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park and Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas in southeastern Nevada was founded in the 20th Century and developed from a minor desert-enclosed railroad service centre to America´s most rapidly-growing metropolis. Las Vegas has a plethora of attractions and educational opportunities for children in the city center and beyond the city limits. Included in this trip – The Grand Canyon National Park is home to the magnificent Grand Canyon with its gorgeous layered red rock bands. You will witness the splendor of the dramatic scenery and millions of years of geological history as well as explore soiled trails and learn about exploration and preservation! Let us prepare for an unforgettable adventure!
Please see a sample itinerary below. All itineraries are fully customizable.

Trip Inclusions

  • Round trip transportation
  • 4 Night hotel accommodations at a student-friendly hotel
  • Breakfast served daily at your hotel
  • 2 Group lunches
  • 4 Group dinners
  • Visit to Las Vegas
  • Admission to Wet’n’Wild Las Vegas Water Park
  • Admission to Las Vegas Natural History Museum
  • Visit to Grand Teton
  • Horseback Riding Experience
  • Bellagio Fountains Musical Light Show Experience
  • Grand Canyon Bus Tour
  • Visit to Guano Point
  • Visit to Skywalk
  • Visit to Hoover Dam and Lake Mead
  • Jackson Lake Cruise to Elk Islands
  • Comprehensive Travel Insurance Upon Request
  • A-Z Travel Tour Manager
  • Free chaperone spaces based upon the number of paying passengers
  • Private security upon request
  • All taxes and fees for above-listed inclusion

Day 1

Morning: Departure to the magical Las Vegas city. Welcome to Las Vegas.  You will be greeted by your local tour guide and transfer to the hotel.

Afternoon: After you check-in and freshen up, your group will depart for a day of fun and adventure in Wet’n’Wild Las Vegas Water Park. With more than 25 slides and attractions, you will have plenty of  options to make this the most wonderful day full of excitement and wonderful experiences..

Evening: Enjoy your welcome dinner at a local restaurant and visit the splendid Bellagio Fountains show featuring choreographed-to-music water with lights and illuminations. Afterwards, head to your hotel for a well deserved rest!


Day 2

Morning: After a nourishing breakfast, you will start your day with the visit to Las Vegas Natural History Museum – eccentric and unlike any museum you´ll ever visit – it is an oasis and a wonderful learning experience featuring prehistoric and wildlife exhibits.

Afternoon: Delicious lunch with your group will be enjoyed in one of the local restaurants before continuing your day with horseback riding experience in Grand Teton. Take in the stunning vistas of Snake River, Tetons and Oxbow bend. During your ride, you have an option to visit and marvel at the scenic shores of Swan and Heron ponds, take in the beauty of the sweeping meadows full of wildflowers and natural wilderness.

Evening: Dinner will be enjoyed before you tuck in for the night and anticipate another great day in the morning!


Day 3

Morning: Your group will depart from Las Vegas in the morning and enjoy breakfast on your way to Grand Canyon West. Nothing will prepare you for the stunning sight of this natural wonder.

After arriving, your group will take the shuttle to Eagle Point, where you  find the Skywalk. Take in the stunning view of the eagle-shaped rock formation and stroll to the edge of the canyon. Observe different dwellings that the Native American tribes have lived in. Enjoy the most majestic views from the Skywalk that will feel like floating in the air. Skywalk is situated 4,000 feet above the Grand Canyon peers over the West Rim of the canyon.

Afternoon: After lunch, visit the Guano Point located at the site of an ancient guano mine. Take in the unique vistas and stroll along the dirt trail at the edge at Guano Point.  Return to the Welcome Center before traveling back to Las Vegas.

Evening: Arrive back in Las Vegas  and enjoy a delicious dinner in a local restaurant. Have a good night’s sleep before the next day’s adventure!


Day 4

Morning: Enjoy a lovely breakfast at your hotel. Today your group will embark on a tour to Hoover Dam and Lake Mead – a perfect combination of history and beautiful sights.  Upon arrival, learn about the significance of the Hoover Dam in the Welcome Center. The tallest dam in the world is dedicated to President Franklin. D Roosevelt. Enjoy exhibits, photo displays and discover the technology that was needed to build this marvel. Take time to capture the sites in pictures and enjoy the shimmering waters of one of the biggest reservoirs in United States –  Lake Mead!

Afternoon and evening: Upon arrival back in the city, enjoy a delicious lunch After lunch your group will embark on a Jackson Lake Cruise to Elk Islands. Take in the splendid sights, have a lovely meal while taking in the majestic Mount Moran. Afterwards, relax and enjoy a walk while exploring the beautiful island. Upon arrival back at your hotel, get a well deserved rest before returning home the next morning!


Day 5

Morning: Enjoy breakfast then check out. Make your way to Las Vegas for a day of shopping and sightseeing.

Afternoon: Lunch will be enjoyed on your own. Be sure to have your souvenirs packed away before your departure to the airport.

Evening: Begin your safe journey home.


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