Grand Canyon South Rim Sunset Views

  • Tour the Grand Canyon in an enclosed, heated Pink Jeep®
  • Take a scenic drive to the historic Hermits Rest
  • Hike below the South Rim to see marine fossil beds and majestic landmarks 
  • Hermits Trail is a steep, rocky path; 1-mile roundtrip
  • Visit Yavapai Point for views of rock layers and trails
  • Step back in time at Grand Canyon Village
  • Includes IMAX Movie DVD* and park admission for tour only; park re-entry requires purchase of park pass
  • Tour may be seasonal depending on weather

*Due to IMAX theater renovations from Oct. 3rd until early 2023, each tour party will receive a FREE IMAX Movie DVD.

Tour Details

Experience breathtaking Grand Canyon sunset views while touring the South Rim in an iconic, heated Pink Jeep® Wrangler. Your first stop at Yavapai Point is the perfect introduction to the Grand Canyon. Here, the eons of erosion reveal layer upon layer of sediment. Your local, certified adventure guide (who is also a Wilderness First Responder) will share the history of the canyon.

Step back in time as you drive by Grand Canyon Village, a historic district that was once a stop for stagecoaches. The village is home to El Tovar and Hopi House, both of which opened in 1905. As you take in views of this bustling hub, it’s easy to get a sense that you’re sharing the street with pioneers of centuries ago.

Enjoy a short, scenic ride to Hermits Rest. This area and its buildings pay tribute to a prospector who carved a trail into the canyon and later lived near Dripping Springs. Hop out of the Jeep and explore the wonders below on a short hike via a rocky path below the rim.

Along the way, your guide will show you how to find real marine fossils and teach you about the canyon’s ancient origins. You’ll also view the Hermit Rapids and other landmarks, such as the long-abandoned Hermit Camp. The hike is 1-mile roundtrip.

Your tour includes a free DVD of the IMAX® Movie, "Grand Canyon: The Hidden Secrets" to take home. This IMAX classic presents history about the explorers of yesteryear and shares wild canyon locations where few people have tread. Delve into the canyon's past with family and friends and create memories to last a lifetime.

Park admission fees are for tour only. Re-entry to the Grand Canyon National Park requires the purchase of a park pass.

Know Before You Go

  • Minimum age for this tour is 7 years old; ages 7 to 15 qualify for child pricing
  • Tour is not recommended for guests with limited mobility.
  • Hike 1-mile round trip on a strenuous, steep and unmaintained rocky trail.
  • Guests must wear closed-toe shoes, bring bottled water, sunscreen, hat and a snack.
  • Tour can be seasonal due to inclement weather; an alternate route is provided.

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Please Note: All tours are subject to our Terms of Sale which can be found here. Subject to our Terms of Sale, our tours operate rain or shine, provided the roads are open. In the event of severe weather, Pink Adventure Tours reserves the right to alter, modify, or cancel any tour due to unsafe conditions. Any tour cancelled by Pink Adventure Tours due to unsafe conditions will receive a 100% refund.