Tusayan Travel Guide
Welcome to Tusayan!
Five miles (8 km) south of Grand Canyon National Park is Tusayan. This village offers a number of accommodations and campgrounds to the many hikers, bikers and tourists that visit the area. Among the stores featuring Grand Canyon memorabilia and the many gift and craft shops is the Grand Canyon IMAX Theater. The seven-story, giant screen presentation of the Grand Canyon offers guests a chance to experience climbing and rafting through the canyons on-screen. Many tour companies offer sightseeing flights by helicopter and airplane from the Grand Canyon Airport. Mountain bikers and horseback riders alike can access the Arizona Trail in the Tusayan Unit of Kaibab National Forest. Nature lovers will enjoy a trip to the National Geographic Visitor Center. The Center operates as a natural and cultural resource, providing information on the parks and wildlife in the area.
The Grand Canyon is one of the seven wonders of the world and lies close to the borders of the states of Utah and Nevada.
Hotels & Motels
Physically located in Tusayan, the Canyon Plaza Resort is just 1 mi (1.