Grand Canyon Travel Guide from Valle

Traveling from Valle to the Grand Canyon

Valle Arizona isn’t really much of a town, but more of a quick stop on the way to the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park. Valle does have a few amenities and unique attractions for visitors on their way to the park. The Chevron gas station and travel stop is a good place to gas up and grab some snacks on your way to the South Rim. The Planes of Fame Air Museum, opened in 1995 has over 40 planes on display many of which are flyable. Another noteworthy attraction in Valle is the Flintstones Bedrock City, a Flinstones based theme park that is definitely a piece of Americana. Visitors that stop at Bedrock Village can also enjoy a cup of coffee for 5 cents, probably the last place you can still get a cup of coffee this cheap! Read the guide below to learn more about travel from Valle to the Grand Canyon, or check out our Valle, AZ Map to see all the nearby destinations and attractions.

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Travel Information, Tours and Lodging

Driving Distance from Valle, AZ to Grand Canyon

  • Valle, AZ to Grand Canyon South Rim is 29 miles, a 35-minute drive.
  • Valle, AZ to Grand Canyon West Rim is 214 miles, a 3 hour 35-minute drive.
  • Valle, AZ to Grand Canyon East Rim is 153 miles, a 2 hour 40-minute drive.
  • Valle, AZ to Grand Canyon North Rim is 237 miles, a 4 hour 15-minute drive.

Grand Canyon Tours near Valle

Although there are no regular tours from Valle, there are several tour companies that drive through Valle from nearby cities that will pick you up at the hotel or RV park if you request it. You can check out some recommended guided tours and tickets below. Valle is right down the road from Williams where the Grand Canyon Railway departs for the South Rim. Valle is also only a half hour from Tusayan and Grand Canyon Village where jeep tours, bus tours, guided hikes, the Imax and many other Grand Canyon Tours are available right down the road.

Valle Arizona Hotels

The Grand Canyon Inn and Motel is the only lodging in Valle Arizona and if lodging in Tusayan, or the South Rim is full this is the closest hotel to Grand Canyon National Park. If you’re traveling in an RV or camping, Bedrock Village also has a campground and RV Park with full hookups. Take a look at some nearby hotels here.

Best Restaurants and Dining Options

Valle has two options for restaurants, the Grand Canyon Inn and Motel has a full-service restaurant and lounge and Fred’s Diner in Bedrock Village offers breakfast, lunch and dinner and features a Bronto Burger and a 5 cent cup of coffee. Heading to the South Rim the town of Tusayan and Grand Canyon village have numerous Grand Canyon Restaurants to choose from.

Grand Canyon Tours near Valle

Grand Canyon Discovery Air Tour

Grand Canyon Discovery Air Tour

Duration: 40 minutes
Rating: 4.6 out of 5
from $159 on Get Your Guide

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Grand Canyon Railway Train Tickets

Grand Canyon Railway Train Tickets

Duration: 8 hours
Rating: 4.5 out of 5
from $124 on Viator

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Jeep Tour of Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon East Rim Jeep Ride and IMAX

Duration: 3 hours
Rating: 4.5 out of 5
from $128 on Viator

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Scenic Flight, Rafting and Antelope Canyon

Scenic Flight, Rafting and Antelope Canyon

Duration: 12.5 hours
Rating: 4.5 out of 5
from $499 on Viator

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