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Grand Canyon Las Vegas Marriott

Meeting in Las Vegas

Meet in the lobby of The Las Vegas Marriott, 325 Convention Center Drive, Las Vegas, NV at 4:45 AM for bus transfer to a flight to Marble Canyon. (Additional charter flight cost applies). Flight reservations are handled by Western River Expeditions. Original picture I.D. is required for all passengers 18 and older. A grab-and-go breakfast will be provided at the Marriott the morning of your flight. You may book your 2019 Las Vegas Marriott reservations now.

Return time is 3:00 PM at the Marriott, after the charter flight from Bar Ten Ranch.

NOTE: For those choosing to stay somewhere other than the Las Vegas Marriott, it is your responsibility to arrive at the designated time and place mentioned above.

2020 Marriott reservations will be available in the fall of 2019.


2019 Marriott Reservations »

Western River has secured a certain quantity of rooms at special rates for our guests. Rooms and rates are only guaranteed up to 30 days prior to trip departure, and are then offered only if hotel space is still available. So it is wise to reserve online as a Western River guest. if you are unable to reserve using this link, call the toll free number 1-800-228-9290. If still having problems you may contact the Marriott directly at: 1-702-650-6659 or Direct Email- lvmexpeditions@marriott.com. Be sure to mention the Western River Expeditions Block.

The Las Vegas Marriott offers free parking for guests staying at their property. Parking is available for non-guests for $12 per car/per day. Baggage storage is available for $6 per bag/per day for guests staying at their property; $15 per bag/per day for those not staying at their property.

*Additional charter flight cost applies. Flight reservations handled by Western River Expeditions.

Book for 2019

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NOTE: Marriott reservations for the 2020 season will be available in the fall of 2019. Guests will be sent a link to make online reservations at that time.

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Charter Flight from Vegas to Marble

Map of Flight to Marble Canyon

Post-Trip Travel Information »

Grand Canyon Ranch Helicopter Canyon Your river trip ends at Whitmore Wash (mile 187) mid-morning on the last day. You'll bid farewell to your guides and board a helicopter to exit the canyon. A scenic 10-minute helicopter ride will take you from the river to Bar 10 Ranch on the rim of Grand Canyon. At Bar 10 Ranch you will have the opportunity to shower and have a light lunch before boarding the aircraft for your flight to Las Vegas or Marble Canyon - destination must be pre-determined (return flight is included in the trip cost – original picture I.D. is required for guests 18 and older). You will return to Las Vegas or Marble Canyon by about 3:00 PM. (Please inform us prior to your trip if your return plans change for any reason).

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Things to do in Las Vegas

Las Vegas Pieros

Piero's Italian Cuisine »

Assuming you are staying at the Las Vegas Marriott on Convention Center Drive, you can stroll next door to Piero's Italian Cuisine for a surprisingly pleasant dining experience. Unlike virtually everything else in Las Vegas, Piero's doesn't look like much from the outside. Why? Because this is the place where the local big names and celebs from Mick Jagger to Michael Jordan go to enjoy a nice meal, undisturbed. Go inside, eat the cuisine, you'll suddenly see why.

Las Vegas the Strip

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Taxi: The concierge at the Marriott recommends a Taxi to The Strip rather than via the nearby Monorail.

Walking: Walking around the Vegas Strip is epic, but note that city blocks are gargantuan and distances are very deceptive.

Monorail: A short walk from the Marriott is the Convention Center Monorail Station that leads directly into the heart of the famous Las Vegas Strip. You will need to navigate through Bally's Casino before emerging into the open air on The Strip.

On The Strip: A focal point for the best of the strip is probably somewhere near the famous dancing fountains that grace the front of the Bellagio. The Cosmopolitan, Caesar's, Paris, are nearby. Any Cirque du Soleil show is going to impress. The Bellagio "O" show is a consistent crowd pleaser. The "Wicked Spoon" is a top rated all-you-can-eat-Vegas-buffet, located in the Cosmopolitan. Options are endless... Plan your activities carefully if you're getting up early in the morning for the river!

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