Romantic Grand Canyon Vacation: Surprise Your Valentine
Mules rides to the bottom are also an option for those who still want the experience but with a little less sweat. Whether you’ve been to the Grand Canyon before or not, there’s always something new to see with breathtaking views. Surprise your special someone this year with a romantic grand canyon vacation in one of the most spectacular settings imaginable! Show that special someone how much it means to have them in your life Read on for some inspirational ideas on how.
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1. Take a Scenic Grand Canyon Drive
Think you need to head out for some fresh air? Hop in the car and design your adventure for the day. There is no shortage of breathtaking drives around the Grand Canyon. Stop as many times as you like to take amazing photos at unforgettable vantage points.
If you don’t feel like driving and want to enjoy the scenery rather than focus on the road, consider a Grand Canyon luxury vacation package. Let someone else show you all the sights while you sit back, relax, and cuddle up with that special someone.
Some must-see drives include:
Desert View Drive: The drive begins near Grand Canyon Village and follows the scenic road to the Desert View service area.
Point Imperial Drive: This road takes you to the highest point of the canyon.
North Rim Cape Royal Drive: It offers the largest panoramic view of any other viewpoint in the Grand Canyon.
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2. Stay in Unique Lodging Near the Canyon
There is no shortage of cabins near the Grand Canyon, both inside and outside the park. Whatever your sleep preference, you’re sure to find the perfect solution for your romantic grand canyon vacation.
Rustic and Remote
Adventurous? How about a hotel with a view of the Grand Canyon? Swap your luxury resort for a private hot tub at some unique Grand Canyon-style accommodations and connect with nature and each other. Check out these unique canyon experiences:
Below the Canvas Grand Canyon: Let’s go glamping! At night, sit around the romantic fire pit and roast marshmallows while gazing at the stars.
Phantom Ranch: Sleep at the bottom of the canyon after a day on mules or horses.
Grand Canyon National Park Lodge or Bright Angel Lodge: A mountain hut close to nature.
Grand Canyon Lodging With a View
If you prefer a little less nature and a distinctly different lodging option like a Canyon Lodge, check out one of these Grand Canyon view hotels.
The Tovar Hotel is one of Arizona’s most popular accommodations overlooking the canyon.
The Grand Hotel offers bright rooms with fireplaces.
The rooms at Yavapai Lodge on the South Rim are memorable and comfortable.
Most of these properties offer Grand Canyon vacation packages for couples that save you money the longer you stay. So be sure to ask about offers.
3. Plan a Dinner With Views of the Grand Canyon
There are many different dining rooms within the national park where you can try great cuisine. Many places offer a rustic yet romantic dining experience with stunning canyon views no matter when you visit. It’s very popular and fills up quickly, so make sure to book early.
The park’s two most popular spots are:
South Rim Tovar Hotels: Rustic yet one of Arizona’s most romantic spots he
Grand Canyon Lodge on the North Rim: Panoramic views and local cuisine
4. Pack a Romantic Picnic and Take a Hike
With a variety of hiking trails and attractions, you can get up close to wildlife and test your limits. Take a tour of several lookouts or hike the South Rim for impressive views of the canyon. Check with the visitor center in advance to ensure all trails are open and operational before departure.
Here are some of the top-rated hiking trails:
West Rim Trails
Grand Canyon West Rim Trail
Highpoint Hike at Guano Point
South Rim Trails
South Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail
North Rim Trails
Bright Angel Point Trail
Cape Royal Trail
Point Imperial Trail
5. Book a Las Vegas Vacation With a Grand Canyon Tour
In case you didn’t know, the Grand Canyon is just a few hours drive from Las Vegas. Experience the nighttime glitz of the city of Las Vegas and book a Canyon day trip with pickup directly from your Las Vegas hotel.
With so much to see and do around the Grand Canyon, we want to maximize our time and make sure we don’t miss anything. An expert guide will take you to all the major sites. Here are some of the most amazing ways to see one of the world’s greatest wonders from a different perspective on a Grand Canyon tour from Las Vegas.
Skywalk Bridge: The West Rim Skywalk will test your nerves as you walk straight through the canyon and enjoy the views under your feet.
West Rim Luxury Limousine: Sit back and relax as our luxury sedan takes you to all the sights. If you’re staying in Las Vegas, shuttle bus pickup is available from most hotels.
Helicopter flight: Ride to the bottom of a canyon like no other!
Pontoon boat: Board a pontoon boat and slowly descend the Colorado River.
Mule riding: Hopping off on a mule is also an option for those who want to leave the experience but work up a little sweat.
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Whether you’re in town for a valentine’s trip to the Grand Canyon, a honeymoon trip to the Grand Canyon, or to celebrate the love of your life, surprise your sweetheart by booking a valentine’s vacation to the Grand Canyon.
From laid-back, slow-paced styles to hardcore adventurers who want more, there’s something for everyone. Take advantage of the breathtaking beauty on the Christianson Tours from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon. and take amazing photos to commemorate that special someone in your life.