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From Flagstaff or Sedona: Full-Day Colorado River Float Trip

From Flagstaff or Sedona: Full-Day Colorado River Float Trip

From $287.81 per person

Be introduced to the awesome beauty of Glen Canyon as you cruise the mighty Colorado River. Enjoy a fun, safe and exciting 4 ½ -hour smooth-water tour through Arizona's canyon country on this Colorado River float trip from Sedona or Flagstaff.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 10 - 11 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Optional audio guide
Pickup included
Your hotel in Sedona
Small group
Limited to 14 participants


  • Relax and enjoy the beauty and splendor of one of nature's finest creations
  • Enjoy a free gourmet picnic lunch on the banks of the Colorado River
  • Experience the thrill of the 1000 foot cliffs of Glen Canyon
  • Witness the engineering marvel of Glen Canyon Dam
  • Visit the historic Cameron Trading Post on the Navajo Reservation
  • Discover hidden Native American pictographs
  • View native wildlife in their natural environment
Full description
Your Colorado River rafting float tour starts off with a scenic, narrated ride from the Red Rocks of Sedona, through Oak Creek Canyon (one of the top 10 scenic drives in America) and the towering Ponderosa Pines of Flagstaff. Your Colorado River rafting tour will take you past the dormant volcanoes which make up the San Francisco Peaks, and through the Navajo Nation. Throughout the day, you'll receive informative and entertaining narration about the areas through which you pass from some of the most experienced and knowledgeable tour guides from the Sedona and Flagstaff areas. Upon arrival in Page, Arizona, pass through a spectacular 2-mile tunnel through the cliff walls of Glen Canyon and arrive at the base of the Glen Canyon Dam. Float through Glen Canyon's towering walls along a gentle stretch of the Colorado River just south of Lake Powell and the mighty Glen Canyon Dam. Sit back and relax as your river guide leads you on a breathtaking journey of colorful rock formations, soaring wildlife, and ancient Native American petroglyphs. Stop off for an easy hike to get a closer look at the petroglyphs, and enjoy an amazing picnic lunch on the banks of the river. Your river journey ends at Marble Canyon and historic Lees Ferry, featuring cabins left behind by the early pioneer settlers. On the return trip from your Colorado River rafting float tour, pass by the Echo Cliffs and western edge of the Painted Desert as you re-cross the Navajo Reservation for a stop at historic Cameron Trading Post. Shop for Native American arts and crafts and visit the gallery, home of many fine and rare pieces of Native American arts and crafts.
  • Complimentary Sedona and Flagstaff hotel pickup (Flagstaff pickup within city limits only)
  • Lunch
  • All entry fees and permits
  • Gratuities: 15%-20% tip for your guide is recommended if you enjoyed your tour
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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  • Type of transportation: Travel in small groups of no more than 10 people in a mini-coach that has been retrofitted with luxury, reclining seats with arm rests. A center isle makes it easy for everyone to get in and out of the vehicle. Once on the river you will travel on motorized rafts.
  • The tour is suitable for all ages and mobility levels. Comfortable shoes are recommended. You will only get wet if you want to.
Customer reviews

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based on 6 reviews

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July 17, 2021

Out of this world

OMG an experience of a lifetime. Our guid Lance was amazing. Still can’t believe I’ve done this. Lifetime memories. Recommend everyone to do this.

September 1, 2019

Super fantastic!

Great tour, both guides were fantastic. Talked about history of the canyon and about AZ. Highly recommend doing this tour!

October 13, 2016

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