A Grand Destination for Adventure!



In Tusayan (pronounced Too-Say-Ann), you’ll discover that our small town outdoor adventures make the most memorable memories. Stay a few nights and enjoy amazing sunrises, sunsets and our dark sky nights filled with brilliant stars. We have a variety of overnight lodging options to fit all budgets and restaurant options from small cafe’s to fine dining. Tusayan is located only 1 mile from the Grand Canyon National Park South Rim Entrance and is surrounded by the Kaibab National Forest. Start planning your next outdoor big adventure with us!



Rent a bike (electric bikes also available) or bring your own. Many trail options in Tusayan and within Grand Canyon National Park.


Hike the Greenway Trails in Tusayan (Tusayan Trails Master Plan in the works!) or Hike the trails above and below Grand Canyon Many options for all ages and abilities.


See Rocky Mountain Elk, Wild Horses, Mule Deer, Big Horn Sheep, and a wide variety of unique reptiles, birds and rodents.


Rent a ATV or bring your own. We have a variety of off-road trails to explore within the nearby Kaibab National Forest.

dark skies

We offer some of the best stargazing in the country. Escape the bright lights of the city and view the remarkably beautiful night skies.

four seasons

Open year round Spring, Summer, Fall & Winter Each season is unique and filled with fun outdoor adventures.


Astronomy Events

October 12th, 14th and 16th 2023
Tusayan, AZ

Grand Canyon Trail Half Marathon & Artisan Craft Fair with Local Artists

November 4. 2023
Tusayan, AZ

Holiday Lights

December 2023
Tusayan, AZ

Independence Day Celebration

July 4. 2024
Tusayan, AZ

National Bike Your Park Day

September 2024
Tusayan, AZ

For more information on Tusayan, Grand Canyon and Northern Arizona download the FREE Visitors Guide.

Explore Tusayan initiative is sponsored by the Tusayan Town Council and the logo appears courtesy of the council.
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