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Grand Canyon National Park: Exploring the North and South Rims

Unique learning programs for travelers age 50+

Experience both rims of the the Grand Canyon. Journey to the canyon’s geological beginning at Lee’s Ferry on the Colorado River and gaze into the mile-deep chasm to learn about the ancient landscapes and life forms preserved in its 2 billion-year-old rocks.

Grand Canyon National Park
Grand Canyon National Park

What's Included

  • All lodgings & most meals
  • Expert-led lectures & field trips
  • All gratuities
  • Road Scholar Assurance Plan
Grand Canyon National Park

Favorite Experiences:

  • Fly over both rims aboard a fixed-wing aircraft.
  • Experience two days at the North Rim for one-of-a-kind vistas and a Condor talk at the lodge.
  • Between the rims, experience Marble Canyon, the Vermilion Cliffs and Lee’s Ferry, cross historic Navajo Bridge and dip your toes in the Colorado River.


A university of the world, Not-for-Profit Road Scholar has been leading global educational adventures for adults for over 40 years.

Our programs are all-inclusive educational adventures, not superficial tours. When you explore with us, you’ll have a deep, thought-provoking experience delivered by faculty experts on site.

Road Scholar educational adventures are created by Elderhostel, the not-for-profit world leader in educational travel since 1975.

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