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12-Day Mexico, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Yosemite Tour from San Francisco

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12 Days 11 Nights

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Highlights: Visit Grand Canyon (Grand Canyon South Rim, Grand Canyon West Rim, Mather Point), San Francisco, Yosemite National Park, Tijuana, Los Angeles, Las Vegas.

  • Optional Union Square Tour on Day 1 for early arrivals.
  • Visit Mexico and three amazing cities: Puerto Nuevo, Rosarito, and Ensenada! Join a boat tour of the coast and have a lobster lunch!
  • This tour includes a special gift package worth $100!
    Free admission to the Stratosphere Hotel Tower, coupon for Stratosphere hotel amusement park, coupon for steak and seafood buffet, Wifi access in Stratosphere Hotel, Free use of the gym and swimming pool in Stratosphere, Shopping Coupon booklets.

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    LA Hotel Option (/room)Surcharge Date / Date Range SingleDoubleTripleQuadruple
    Courtyard Marriott - Surcharge Credit card required at check-in Year round $150$150$150$150
    The Hotel Fullerton - Surcharge Year round $150$150$150$150
    Pacific Palm Resort, City of Industry - Surcharge Year round $300$300$300$300
    Hilton Hotel, San Gabriel - Surcharge Year round $450$450$600$750
    • Buy 2 get 3rd Discounted (3 or 4 pax sharing one room): (1) Price has been adjusted to reflect the discount (2) Cancellation of discounted passenger must be made at least 3 days before departure. (3) No-show (or late cancellation) of discounted passenger incurs $1068 penalty fee for the reserved bus seat.
    • Child Rate: Child rates apply to those 2-9 years and using existing bedding with 2 full-paying passengers (regardless of ages). Please note each hotel room can only accommodate 4 guests (adults or children).
    Day 1

    San Francisco

    Today we will gather in San Francisco. Guests should meet our tour guide in front of the Information Center at Terminal 2 for transfer to the hotel. Please see " Departures and Returns" for more info.

    All who arrive the hotel before noon are invited to take a Union Square Sightseeing/Shopping Tour for an extra fee. We have 2 schedules for this tour:
    Group one: 12:00 PM pickup from hotel; 6:00PM return from Union Square.
    Group two: 3:00 PM pickup from hotel; 9:00PM return from Union Square .

    More» San Francisco, the heart of central California's Bay Area, is famous for its iconic Golden Gate Bridge, its unique culture, and its position at the forefront of technological innovation. Beautiful weather and waterfront views await visitors as well! «Less

    • Always Visit
      More» This California Historical Landmark has become a popular tourist destination for both its historical significance and its shops and culture. The square itself is a public plaza, and the neighborhood extends for several blocks around it. «Less
    Standard Hotel: Marriot / Courtyard Marriot / Beverly Heritage / Days Inn / Super 8 or similar
    Day 2

    San Francisco - Stanford University - San Francisco (55 miles)

    In the morning, the tour group will visit the Stanford University. After then, we go inside the San Francisco city via Silicon Valley area. The first stop of SF city tour will be Twin Peaks, where you are able to appreciate a panorama view of this amazing city. Afterwards, you will see the fantastic Palace of Fine Arts, and the landmark SF Golden Gate Bridge. At lunch time, we will stop by the famous Fisherman's Wharf Pier 39, you will have a chance to taste the local delicious seafood and take a boat ride around the beautiful SF Bay area and enjoy the scenic views of the SF City Skyline, Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island and the special pier with hundreds of joyful sea lions. In the afternoon, you can choose to have your free time in the San Francisco, or join our Extensive City Tour. This in-depth tour of the city will bring travelers to other famous sightseeing points in SF, such as: Cable Car, Lombard Street, City Hall, St. Mary's Cathedral, and Chinatown in San Francisco.

    More» Stanford University is recognized as one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions. It covers an area of 35 square kilometers. It is the second largest university in the U.S.. «Less

    • Stanford Campus will blackout on those datess: 9/24/2016, 9/25/2016,
10/8/2016, 10/20/2016, 10/21/2016, 10/22/2016, 10/23/2016, 11/5/2016, 11/26/2016. However, we will use University of California - Berkeley to replace it.
      More» Located in northwestern Silicon Valley, this famous research institution is not just one of the best schools in the United States, but one of the top universities in the world. Its large campus is a sight to behold. «Less
      Stanford Campus will blackout on those datess: 9/24/2016, 9/25/2016, 10/8/2016, 10/20/2016, 10/21/2016, 10/22/2016, 10/23/2016, 11/5/2016, 11/26/2016. However, we will use University of California - Berkeley to replace it.
      Admission (Mandatory): Adult $10; Child $10

    More» San Francisco, the heart of central California's Bay Area, is famous for its iconic Golden Gate Bridge, its unique culture, and its position at the forefront of technological innovation. Beautiful weather and waterfront views await visitors as well! «Less

    • Always Visit
      More» The Twin Peaks, Eureka Peak (the North Peak) and Noe Peak (the South Peak), offer some of the best and most scenic views of the San Francisco Bay Area in addition to being major landmarks for the city. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 20 Minutes
    • Always Visit
      More» The grandiosely-named Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, California is a huge, ornate outdoor structure that is part of the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. Its amazing architecture has made it popular for weddings and photography. «Less
    • Always Visit
      More» The iconic arches of San Francisco, California's Golden Gate Bridge are known the world over as a symbol of California and the San Francisco Bay area. From movies to postcards, the Golden Gate Bridge is an American icon. «Less
    • Always Visit
      More» This San Francisco neighborhood is a popular tourist area due to its lovely scenery and abundance of shops, restaurants, museums, and other attractions. The area also hosts several annual events, such as a July 4th fireworks show. «Less
    • Always Available
      More» Take a boat ride around one of the most famous and historical bays in the United States, the famous San Francisco Bay. Guests can enjoy the scenic views of the Golden Gate Bridge and Angel Island. «Less
      Admission (Optional): Adult $38; Child $26
    • Always Available
      More» This in-depth tour of the city allows guests time at more of the famous Bay Area sights like Cliff House, Twin Peak, City Hall, St. Mary's Cathedral, and Castro Street. «Less
      Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child $35|Departure Time: 18:00|Duration: Approx. 3 Hours
    Standard Hotel: Clarion Inn Conference Center, Modesto, CA (close to Yosemite, 2 hours away from SF downtown/airport) or similar
    Day 3

    San Francisco - Yosemite National Park - Los Angeles (530 miles)

    After departing from San Francisco in the morning, we will make our way back to Los Angeles via a stop at the magnificent Yosemite National Park, where we will see many of the park's most famous sights. We will arrive in Los Angeles in the late evening.

    More» Yosemite is one of the wonders of Nature. It is located near the geographical center of the Nevada mountain range. Towering granite rocks, mighty waterfalls and placid valleys give Yosemite all the aspects of a "land of the gods". «Less

    Admission (Mandatory): Adult $10; Child $10|Duration: Approx. 4 Hours
    • Always Visit
      More» This granite cliff on the north side of Yosemite Valley in Yosemite National Park is world-famous as a challenge for rock climbers. The top can also be reached by taking a hiking trail out of Yosemite Valley. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 20 Minutes
    • Always Visit
      More» The Yosemite Falls tumble down in three separate sections. In addition to being the tallest waterfall in North America, the Yosemite Falls are the seventh-tallest in the world. The falls process the most water during the springtime. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes
    • Always Visit
      More» One of Yosemite National Park's most popular outlooks, the Tunnel View near the Wawona Tunnel is often the first look at some of the famous formations visitors get. The site was renovated and re-dedicated in October of 2008. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 20 Minutes
    • Always Visit
      More» The Half Dome is one of the most recognizable formations in California's Yosemite National Park. It is known the world over as a challenging and rewarding hiking and mountain climbing location, attracting thousands of adventurers every year. «Less
    Standard Hotel: Ramada Inn/Quality Inn & Suites/Days Inn or Similar
    Deluxe Hotel: Crowne Plaza/Park Inn Radisson/Courtyard Marriott/Pacific Palm Resort/Hilton Hotel
    Day 4

    Los Angeles - Puerto Nuevo - Ensenada - Rosarito Beach (1089 miles)

    Early in the morning, we will leave Los Angeles and head south of the border! Our first stop of the day will be Puerto Nuevo, MX, which is most famous for its amazing Mexican-style lobster meals. Here we will have a delicious Lobster Lunch before continuing on. Our next stop will be Ensenada, MX, where we will take a coastal Boat Tour of the fishing town. Guests will also have some free time to shop. We will head to the resort town of Rosarito Beach, MX for the night.

    • Always Available
      More» This activity package covers all of the major stops on our Mexican excursion, including a traditional lobster dinner, boat tour along the Pacific coastline, breakfast in Rosarito Beach, and all applicable taxes. «Less
      Admission (Mandatory): Adult $68; Child $68
    Standard Hotel: Rosarito Beach Hotel
    Day 5

    Rosarito Beach - Tijuana - Los Angeles (157 miles)

    Our morning will be spent exploring Rosarito Beach, MX, a coastal resort that got its start as a fishing town and it now a popular vacation spot the world over. Guests are invited to speak to their tour guide about arranging optional activities such as horseback riding or beach motorcycling. Around lunchtime, we will board the bus and drive north to the border town of Tijuana, MX, making a brief stop before continuing back to Los Angeles, CA for the night.

    More» Tijuana is the largest city in Baja California. It sits on the border of California and Mexico and shares a border with San Diego; each year more than fifty million people move between the two major cities. «Less

    Standard Hotel: Ramada Inn/Quality Inn & Suites/Days Inn or Similar
    Deluxe Hotel: Crowne Plaza/Park Inn Radisson/Courtyard Marriott/Pacific Palm Resort/Hilton Hotel
    Day 6

    Los Angeles - Las Vegas (235 miles)

    In the morning we will travel along Interstate 15 freeway, passing through the largest desert in North America, Mojave Desert. We will arrive at State Line Fashion Outlet to have lunch and quick shopping. In the afternoon we will check in at Stratosphere Hotel Casino in Las Vegas. At night you can join our exciting Vegas night tour for a fee.We will stay at Stratosphere Hotel for the night.

    • Always Visit
      More» This massive outlet store complex is a haven for shoppers who love both name-brand labels and bargain prices. Stores at the complex include Banana Republic, Kenneth Cole, Gap, Polo Ralph Lauren, and more! «Less
      Duration: Approx. 2 Hours

    More» Las Vegas is known as the "Entertainment Capital of the World" for a good reason-- casinos and hotels line its streets, and visitors can gamble, see shows, and shop at virtually any hour of the day or night. «Less

    • Always Available
      More» Las Vegas becomes marvelously illuminated at night, and we will tour the city to see the Strip, Volcano at Mirage, the Old Town, the Monorail, the Venetian Hotel, The Luxor Pyramids, NewYork NewYork, MGM and Excalibur. «Less
      Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child $35|Duration: Approx. 4 Hours
    Standard Hotel: Stratosphere Hotel
    Day 7

    Tour Options: Grand Canyon

    Option 1:

    Las Vegas - Grand Canyon - Las Vegas (167 miles)

    In the morning guests will visit the Hoover Dam. Afterward, we will proceed to the Grand Canyon West Rim. Guests may take an optional visit to the Eagle Point, Skywalk Glass Bridge and Guano Point or an optional Helicopter and Boat Tour to more fully experience the canyon. Afterward, we will return to Las Vegas for the night.

    More» Las Vegas is known as the "Entertainment Capital of the World" for a good reason-- casinos and hotels line its streets, and visitors can gamble, see shows, and shop at virtually any hour of the day or night. «Less

    • Always Visit
      More» The largest dam of its time, the Hoover Dam was constructed in just five years by thousands of workers. The entire project required 3.25 million cubic yards of concrete and is almost 750 feet high. «Less
      Opening Hours: 9:00am - 6:00pm|Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

    More» The Grand Canyon is often considered one of the seven wonders of the world, it offers one of the most spectacular examples of erosion which cannot be found anywhere else in the world. «Less

    • Always Visit
      More» Grand Canyon West is not part of Grand Canyon National Park, but a separate tourist area run by the Hualapai Tribe out of their reserved lands. It is the location of sights such as the Skywalk Glass Bridge. «Less
      Admission (Mandatory): Adult $90; Child $90; Includes Lunch at the West Rim|Duration: Approx. 4 Hours
    • Always Visit
      More» The Skywalk Glass Bridge hangs almost a mile into the air over the West Rim of the Grand Canyon. Guests can feel like they are floating as they look down through the transparent floors of the horseshoe-shaped bridge. «Less
      Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child $35|Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 8:00am - 6:00pm|Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
    • Always Available
      More» These exciting tours from the West Rim descend directly into the Grand Canyon. They combine the thrill of a helicopter and the speed of a pontoon boat to form an unforgettable up-close experience with the magnificent Grand Canyon. «Less
      Admission (Optional): Adult $218; Child $218|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour
    • Always Visit
      More» Eagle Point is one of the main attractions of the Grand Canyon West Rim. The area features the Skywalk Glass Bridge, and also a "Native American Village" walking tour as well as live performances and demonstrations by tribe members. «Less
    • Always Visit
      More» This scenic viewpoint gets its name from the Bat Cave Mine it overlooks. Visitors can enjoy the panoramic views of the Grand Canyon as well as learn the history of the old mine, parts of which still stand today. «Less
    Option 2:

    Las Vegas - Grand Canyon - Las Vegas (335 miles)

    In the morning, we will visit Hoover Dam and Lake Mead. Then, we will proceed to Grand Canyon National Park at the South Rim of the Grand Canyon, where we will spend the day exploring this amazing natural formation and taking in the magnificent view from Mather Point. We will return to Las Vegas in the evening.

    More» Las Vegas is known as the "Entertainment Capital of the World" for a good reason-- casinos and hotels line its streets, and visitors can gamble, see shows, and shop at virtually any hour of the day or night. «Less

    • Always Visit
      More» The largest dam of its time, the Hoover Dam was constructed in just five years by thousands of workers. The entire project required 3.25 million cubic yards of concrete and is almost 750 feet high. «Less
      Opening Hours: 9:00am - 6:00pm|Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

    More» The Grand Canyon is often considered one of the seven wonders of the world, it offers one of the most spectacular examples of erosion which cannot be found anywhere else in the world. «Less

    • Always Visit
      More» The most visitor-friendly of the three "rims" of the Grand Canyon, the South Rim is home to Grand Canyon National Park and offers a litany of activities and sights for visitors, such as walking tours and s visitors' center. «Less
      Admission (Mandatory): Adult $50; Child $50|Duration: Approx. 2 Hours
    • Always Visit
      More» This 34-minute 1984 movie examines human interactions with the canyon and covers 4,000 years of human history ranging from the Anasazi tribe up through European exploration of the canyon and the exploits of Major John Wesley Powell. «Less
      Admission (Optional): Adult $13; Child $11|Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes
    • Always Available
      More» The Grand Canyon IMAX and Lunch Package offers an amazing feast of the canyon and its 4,000 years of human history. «Less
      Admission (Optional): Adult $30; Child $30
    • Always Visit
      More» Mather Point is a popular stop along the South Rim of the Grand Canyon, providing an exquisite overlook of the vast and expansive natural wonder below. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
    Standard Hotel: Stratosphere Hotel
    Day 8

    Las Vegas

    Today guests will have the whole day to explore the city of Las Vegas at their leisure.
    Standard Hotel: Stratosphere Hotel
    Day 9

    Las Vegas - Barstow - Los Angeles (228 miles)

    Early morning we will head toward the M&M Chocolate factory and the Cactus Garden. At the chocolate factory you can taste some of the famous specialty chocolates. Take the included onsite tour and you can see the process of making chocolates. At the Cactus Garden you can take pictures of hundreds of cactus plants from all four US deserts. After lunch,we will go to Barstow Outlet for brand name shopping. In the early evening we will return to Los Angeles.

    More» Las Vegas is known as the "Entertainment Capital of the World" for a good reason-- casinos and hotels line its streets, and visitors can gamble, see shows, and shop at virtually any hour of the day or night. «Less

    • Always Visit
      More» The Ethel M Chocolate Factory and Botanical Cactus Gardens is a three-acre public garden located alongside a chocolate factory not far from Las Vegas. Visitors may embark on a self-guided tour of the factory area or lounge in the gardens. «Less
      Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 8:30am - 6:00pm, Live chocolate production hours vary, but are generally Monday - Friday until 4:30 p.m. Chocolate factory workers are not available on Saturdays and Sundays.|Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes

    More» Barstow serves as a civilized stop-over for off-road enthusiasts and desert adventurers and offers access to a very modest clutch of cultural sights. Find out and about a museum or two, including one with Route 66 as its focus, filming locations like Bagdad Cafe and quaint Calico Ghost Town. «Less

    • Always Visit
      More» The Tanger Outlets in Barstow, California-- about halfway between Los Angeles and Las Vegas-- offer designer wares at bargain prices. Guests can enjoy discounts on everything from clothing to pocketbooks to electronics and so much more! «Less
      Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes
    Standard Hotel: Ramada Inn/Quality Inn & Suites/Days Inn or similar
    Deluxe Hotel: Crowne Plaza/Park Inn Radisson/Courtyard Marriott/Pacific Palm Resort/Hilton Hotel
    Day 10

    Tour Options

    Option 1:

    Disneyland

    Today, we will spend our day in Disneyland. A tour guide will accompany guests inside the park.

    More» L.A. is the second largest city in the U.S. and is located on the west coast of California. It providing plenty of things to see and do. Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Staples Center, Little Tokyo, Walt Disney Music and Concert Hall and Griffith Observatory. «Less

    • Always Visit
      More» One of the most popular theme parks on the face of the planet, Anaheim, California's Disneyland was the only Disney park that Walt himself had a hand in building. It is truly "The Happiest Place on Earth!" «Less
      Opening Hours: Schedule changes according to season|Duration: Approx. 7 Hours
    Option 2:

    Los Angeles - San Diego - Los Angeles (240 miles)

    We will depart for San Diego to enjoy a full day in this exciting city. When we arrive, we will embark on a Naval Cruise to see the most important sites used by the U.S. Navy in the Port of San Diego. Then we will visit the USS Midway Aircraft Carrier, Balboa Park, and Old Town San Diego, before returning to Los Angeles, where the tour will eventually end.

    More» One of the largest cities in the country is San Diego, California. This beautiful city sits on the Pacific Ocean in southern California, not far from the Mexican border. Come visit SeaWorld, or just enjoy the sights and sounds! «Less

    • Always Available
      More» On this cruise, you will sail the waters of the Port of San Diego and see the most important U.S. naval sites in the area, from statues and monuments to ships themselves, like aircraft carriers, frigates and hospital ships. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 1 Hour
    • Always Visit
      More» Balboa Park in San Diego, California is a 1,200-acre complex containing gardens, museums, and the famous San Diego Zoo. The park is almost 150 years old, and sees more than 12 million visitors every year as of 2001. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
    • Always Visit
      More» The USS Midway Museum is a maritime museum located on the Navy Pier in downtown San Diego. Much like the Intrepid in New York City, the museum consists of a decommissioned aircraft carrier that has become an educational facility. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 2 Hours
    • Always Visit
      More» Historic Old Town, San Diego is a historical and tourist-centered area that was the sight of the first European settlement in California. Within its boundaries are a litany of hotels, restaurants, shops, and two large parks. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 1 Hour
    Option 3:

    Los Angeles - Oxnard - Santa Barbara - Los Angeles (194 miles)

    In the morning, we will drive along famous Highway One out of downtown Los Angeles until we reach Oxnard, famous for its numerous strawberry fields. After passing through, we will continue to lovely Santa Barbara where we will see intoxicating exotic scenery in this pearl of the Pacific. While we are in the area, we will stop by State Street to visit many local shops and the famous County Courthouse. In the afternoon, we will board an Seaview Train that will return us to Los Angeles, providing us with a an opportunity to admire the impeccable beauty of California's coast.

    More» This town northwest of Los Angeles on the Pacific coast is a large agricultural center for strawberries and lima beans. Given its position on the California riviera, the beaches of Oxnard aer picturesque and filled with fun. «Less

    More» Santa Barbara, also known as the "American Riviera", is just 90 miles north of Los Angeles. Its natural beauty, pristine beaches, local-inspired gourmet cuisine, and nearby vineyards have been beckoning Southern Californians for years. «Less

    • Always Visit
      More» This is one of the major streets that runs north-south through downtown Santa Barbara, home to some of the city's best shops and restaurants. Visitors could spend an entire afternoon walking up and down the blocks! «Less
    • Always Visit
      More» This courthouse was constructed in 1929 to serve as main judiciary center in Santa Barbara. Its design resembles the iconic white adobe and red-tiled roofs of the local Spanish-influenced architecture. «Less
      Opening Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour
    • Always Available
      More» Boarding an Amtrak train in Santa Barbara, you will take a short ride south to Los Angeles along the iconic and beautiful Southern California coastline, gazing out at the immense beauty of the sprawling Pacific Ocean. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 2 Hours 30 Minutes
    Option 4:

    Los Angeles

    Today we will tour the city of Los Angeles, CA. Along the way, we will take a tour of Beverly Hills Stars' Homes Tour (fee included) and the California Science Center (fee included). We will also visit the Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Staples Center, the Griffith Observatory, Hollywood Boulevard and Olvera Street. We will see some of the most famous locations, and maybe even spot a celebrity or two.

    More» L.A. is the second largest city in the U.S. and is located on the west coast of California. It providing plenty of things to see and do. Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Staples Center, Little Tokyo, Walt Disney Music and Concert Hall and Griffith Observatory. «Less

    • Always Visit
      More» One of LA's most famous neighborhoods, Beverly Hills is so well-known that even its area code, 90210, has become iconic. Countless wealthy celebrities own the beautiful houses in this area. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes
    • Always Visit
      More» This dynamic, interactive museum in LA, designed by famous architect Frank Gehry. It features many exhibits on various air and space craft, and even houses pieces of various Mercury and Apollo project vessels. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 1 Hour
    • Always Visit
      More» The Griffith Observatory overlooks the city of Los Angeles from the slopes of Mount Lee, full of astronomical and other scientific themed exhibits. Since its opening in the 1930s, admission has been free. «Less
      Opening Hours: Tue - Fri 12:00pm - 10:00pm, Sat - Sun 10:00am - 10:00pm|Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
    • Always Visit
      More» Home to some of LA's best sports teams - the Sparks of the WNBA, the Lakers and Clippers of the NBA, the Kings of the NHL - the Staples Center is a major sports arena that was opened in 1999. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 15 Minutes
    • Always Visit
      More» This internationally famous neighborhood in downtown Los Angeles attracts a litany of tourists every year to its iconic hills. With a seemingly endless supply of famous landmarks, shops, and eateries, visitors will be floored by this centerpiece of cinema. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
    • Always Visit
      More» The Walt Disney Concert Hall in downtown Los Angeles was opened in 2003. Its dramatic exterior architecture has quickly turned it into a recognizable landmark, and it is home to the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 15 Minutes
    • Always Visit
      More» This pedestrian mall in downtown LA is the oldest part of the city. Now a historic state landmark, Olvera Street is home to many craft shops and Mexicali restaurants. There are many kiosks lining the street as well. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
    Option 5:

    Los Angeles - Palm Springs - Los Angeles (213 miles)

    In the morning, we will leave Los Angeles for the city of Palm Springs, CA, where we will visit the Desert Hill Premium Outlets for some bargain shopping. After a full-day shopping spree, we will return to LA.

    More» The city of Palm Springs in southeastern California is a desert resort with many recreational activities for those with active lifestyles. It is also the home of the star-studded Palm Springs International Film Festival, which occurs every January. «Less

    • Always Visit
      More» A shopping complex in southern California, the Desert Hill Outlets offer the best deals on designer goods, such as Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, and Versace, among many other impressive fashion outlets. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 6 Hours
    Option 6:

    San Diego SeaWorld & Harbor Cruise (241 miles)

    In the morning, we will leave Los Angeles for San Diego, where guests will have the chance to take a Cruise of San Diego Harbor. After, we will visit SeaWorld San Diego. We will return to LA for the night.

    More» One of the largest cities in the country is San Diego, California. This beautiful city sits on the Pacific Ocean in southern California, not far from the Mexican border. Come visit SeaWorld, or just enjoy the sights and sounds! «Less

    • Always Available
      More» Enjoy a boat ride across one of the most impressive natural harbors in North America. Types of cruises available include cocktail dinners and sightseeing tours of the bay. These cruises are a ticket to fun, history, and relaxation. «Less
      Admission (Optional): Adult $23; Child $23|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes
    • Always Visit
      More» The original SeaWorld park, SeaWorld San Diego is home to whales, dolphins, walruses, polar bears, and over 300 penguins. In addition to animals, the park also has several rides, including two roller coasters and a log flume. «Less
      Opening Hours: Mon - Fri Sep - Dec 9:00am - 6:00pm, Sat - Sun Apr - Aug 9:00am - 9:00pm|Duration: Approx. 5 Hours
    Option 7:

    Disney's California Adventure

    Today, we will spend our day in Disney's California Adventure. A tour guide will NOT accompany guests inside the park.

    More» L.A. is the second largest city in the U.S. and is located on the west coast of California. It providing plenty of things to see and do. Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Staples Center, Little Tokyo, Walt Disney Music and Concert Hall and Griffith Observatory. «Less

    • Always Visit
      More» A sister-park to Disneyland in Anaheim, Disney's California Adventure was founded to celebrate the state's history, with tributes to old Hollywood, its beautiful national parks, and other famous locations in California. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 7 Hours
    Option 8:

    Universal Studios

    Today, our first stop is the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Then, we will head to Universal Studios theme park and movie studio for the rest of the day.

    More» L.A. is the second largest city in the U.S. and is located on the west coast of California. It providing plenty of things to see and do. Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Staples Center, Little Tokyo, Walt Disney Music and Concert Hall and Griffith Observatory. «Less

    • Always Visit
      More» Spanning 18 blocks of Hollywood Boulevard, the famous Walk of Fame contains more than 2,400 stars featuring the names of various celebrities of film, television, music, and other entertainment industries. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
    • Always Visit
      More» Universal Studios, a titan of the American film industry, operates a theme park in Los Angeles that features several rides based off of beloved films and behind-the-scenes movie set tours. «Less
      Duration: Approx. 7 Hours
    Standard Hotel: Ramada Inn/Quality Inn & Suites/Days Inn or similar
    Deluxe Hotel: Crowne Plaza/Park Inn Radisson/Courtyard Marriott/Pacific Palm Resort/Hilton Hotel
    Day 11

    Tour Options: Theme Parks, LA Tour, Palm Springs Shopping, San Diego, Santa Barbara

    Today, guests may choose from any of the options listed above for their daily activity.
    Standard Hotel: Ramada Inn/Quality Inn & Suites/Days Inn or similar
    Deluxe Hotel: Crowne Plaza/Park Inn Radisson/Courtyard Marriott/Pacific Palm Resort/Hilton Hotel
    Day 12

    Tour Options: Theme Parks, LA Tour, Palm Springs Shopping

    Today, guests may choose from any of the options listed above for their daily activity except San Diego City Tour and SeaWorld.

    At the end of the day, we will transfer to the airport for drop-off. Please see "Departure and Return" for more info.

    • Departure & Return

    • Airport Pickup: Tour guides will meet you in front of Information Center of Terminal 2(Departure Level) at 12:00pm, 3:00pm, 6:00pm and 9:00pm precisely, and then escort you to the hotels (The SFO hotels include but not limited to Marriot, Courtyard Marriot, Beverly Heritage, Day Inn, and super 8). For later night flights arriving between 9:00pm and 10:30pm, extra airport pickup charges will be applied. The first person will be charged $120.00 and companion will be charged at a price at $10.00 per person. The maximum capacity is 5 people.
    • Return Flights: Please schedule flights to depart from Los Angeles after 8:30pm (for U.S domestic flights) or 9:30pm (for international flights).
    • Price Includes

    • Roundtrip airport transfer
    • 11 nights hotel accommodation
    • All domestic ground transportation via air-conditioned vehicle
    • Tour guide Level 2: semi-guided tour
    • A special gift package worth $100 that includes:
      • free admission to the Stratosphere Hotel Tower ($18)
      • coupon for steak and seafood dinner buffet ($5)
      • coupon for Stratosphere hotel amusement park ($20)
      • Wifi access at the Stratosphere Hotel ($30)
      • free breakfast in Los Angeles hotel ($10), just for the Standard hotel only.
      • free use of the gym and swimming pool in Stratosphere ($20)
      • outlet store coupon booklets ($30)
    • Admission to theme park(s
    • Taxes
    • Price Excludes

    • Admission Fees:
      Destination Adult Child
      Grand Canyon
      Grand Canyon IMAX (Optional) $13 $11
      Grand Canyon IMAX and Lunch Package (Optional) $30 $30
      Grand Canyon South Rim (Mandatory) $50 $50
      Grand Canyon West Rim (Mandatory) $90 $90
      Skywalk Glass Bridge (Optional) $35 $35
      West Rim Grand Canyon Helicopter and Boat Tour (Optional) $218 $218
      Las Vegas, NV
      Las Vegas Night Tour (Optional) $35 $35
      Rosarito Beach
      Beach Horseback Riding (Optional) $10 $10
      Beach Motorcycling (Optional) $20 $20
      Mexico Activity Package (Mandatory) $68 $68
      San Diego, CA
      San Diego Harbor Cruise (Optional) $23 $23
      San Francisco, CA
      Extensive San Francisco Tour (Optional) $35 $35
      San Francisco Bay Cruise (Optional) $38 $26
      Stanford, CA
      Stanford University (Mandatory) $10 $10
      Yosemite National Park
      Yosemite National Park (Mandatory) $10 $10
      • Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
      • If you would like to join the optional activities, please pay the fee in cash to the tour guide. You cannot buy / use the tickets on your own or use City Passes. The tour guide will arrange the tickets for the group.
    • Mandatory admission $20: Stanford University, Yosemite NP, and fuel surcharge
    • Air fares between your city and the departure city.
    • Personal room fees such as laundry or valet services, telephone calls, or alcoholic beverages/ mini bar items.
    • All meals and drinks during the trip, although eating arrangements will be made by the tour guide.
    • A mandatory service fees for tour guide and bus driver (total $8.00/day per passenger and $4.00 per passenger for airport transfer.
    • Any private expenses
    • Additional Note

    • Booking: Please book airline tickets after your tour booking is confirmed, which should occur within 1 business day.
    • Lodging: Single price is for one person staying in one room. Double, Triple and Quadruple prices are for two people, three people and four people staying in one room respectively.
    • Language: All tours are escorted by professional bi- or multi-lingual tour and/or driver guides (English/Chinese). Depending on the number of passengers booked for a particular departure, tours and/or languages may be combined to operate the tours.
    • Vendor Contact Info: Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included in your confirmation email.
    • Policies

      Confirmation

    • All purchases are subject to re-confirmation within 2-3 business days after booking. Please do not book airline tickets until you receive the confirmation.

      Redemption

    • You will receive a confirmation email (e-ticket) after your order is processed. Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, is included on your e-ticket. You must print the e-tickets and take them along on your trip; they are your proof of purchase.

      Terms & Condition

    PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

    The purchase of any travel services represents your acceptance Terms & Conditions set out herein. Please ensure that you read carefully and understand these Terms & Conditions prior to booking.

    Booking changes
    A fee may be charged for any revision or alteration made to a reservation after the booking is confirmed. Name changes or corrections may be treated as a cancellation and cancellation fees will apply. A change of tour date or tour itinerary may be treated as a cancellation, and normal cancellation fees will apply.

    Cancellations and Cancellation Fees
    Regardless of reason, cancellations result in costly charges from our travel and hotel providers covering penalties and fees incurred by canceling confirmed and pending bookings. Therefore, cancellation penalties and or fees will apply. Time of cancellation will be determined when notice is received and confirmed by our office. Notice of cancellation must be made directly to Taketours by email or through web mail at Contact Take tours for details.

    Cancellation penalties per person (Notification day and departure day are not counted)

    • 8-14 days or more prior to departure - 30% of total purchase amount.
    • 4-7 days prior to departure - 50% of total purchase amount.
    • Within 3 days prior to departure - 100% of total purchase amount.
    • Day of departure or no show - 100% per person.
    • Unused features are non-refundable. No shows forfeit entire payment.
    • Trips require a minimum number of participants to avoid cancellation. We reserve the right to cancel a schedule trip to fully refund affected customers although tour companies will make every efforts to maintain the normal operation.
    • There is 6% handling fee add-on to the above penalties.

    NOTE: We cannot grant any refunds more than 30 days after completion of tour.

    Itinerary Variations
    We constantly strives to improve tour itineraries and features. If such improvements can be made, or unforeseen circumstances beyond our control make changes necessary - we reserve the right to vary itineraries and to substitute hotels. At certain peak periods duplicate departures may operate, and sometimes in reverse order in which case hotels may vary from those stated on the itinerary pages.

    Tour Cancellation:
    We reserves the right to cancel or re-schedule any tour departure in accordance with operating requirements or circumstances beyond its control. If cancellation is made any time prior to departure* of the tour, Taketours' only liability will be to refund to the passenger the amount it has received for the tour booking. We will try to re-book the same or similar tour.. Please note that we are not liable for any cancellation penalties incurred on any other travel arrangements including air tickets purchased separately from customers.

    We are not responsible for any other travel arrangements affected due to our cancellations.

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