Tusayan is a small town located two miles from the South Rim entrance of the Grand Canyon National Park. It is most often used by travelers to the park for overnight lodging.
Arizona Route 64 (AZ 64) (conjoined with US highway 180) passes through the center of town. Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN) is located in the town and is primarily utilized by companies who provide Grand Canyon air tours and private aircraft. There is also a national park shuttle that serves the town from May through September.