There are plenty of different ways you can experience the grandeur of the Grand Canyon from Phoenix. Take your pick of Grand Canyon tour options starting in. We will fly to Phoenix and drive north for a stop at the Grand Canyon. Do you have some suggestions for us? We will proceed to Las Vegas for. What you'll learn in this video: Where the closest airport to the Grand Canyon is Why you probably won't fly there Why you'll probably fly into an airport much. You decide how much you would like to include in your customized vacation. June 25, at 6: Also in the vicinity, Jerome is an attractive semi-ghost town. Those two sites add several hours to the trip but give you a wonderful experience of old volcanoes and the ruins a Wupatki farming community. Luckily we had 2 seats on each side of the aisle and we spiele download the camera back and forth to get some great shots.