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3-Day San Francisco, Monterey and Yosemite National Park Tour from Los Angeles Tour Code: 873-3251

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Los Angeles, CA
English; Mandarin Chinese
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Visit San Francisco (Fisherman's Wharf, Golden Gate Bridge), Yosemite National Park (Bridal Veil Falls, Yosemite Falls), Monterey (17-Mile Drive). Inclusions: 2 nights hotel accommodations, All domestic ground transportation
  • All passengers above age of 16 need to be fully vaccinated with vaccination record card proven or negative test result (above age of 10 need negative test result) within 3 days before departure.
Price (/person)
    Single $399
    Double $299
    3rd Person
    Adult $219
    Child
    (Age 2-9yrs)
    $219
    4th Person
    Adult $219
    Child
    (Age 2-9yrs)
    $219

Pricing Policy

  • 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). Infant under 3 years old with seat will pay the same price as the Child.
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Day 1: Los Angeles - 17 Miles - San Francisco(437 miles)

We will depart from Los Angeles and head to the picturesque Monterey Peninsula, where gentle sea breezes, meandering coast, surging waves, bizarre rocks, adorable seals and sea lions rest on the beach. Then we will stop at a world first-class Golf course and resort to view the amazing ocean view. Afterwards we enjoy the scenery of the 17 Miles, which is truly breathtaking. We may also explore the newly opened Pebble Beach Visitor Center. Arrive in Bay Area in the evening and overnight.
  • Monterey, CA

    Monterey, CA
    Monterey was the capital of Alta California under both Spain and Mexico. It was the only port of entry for taxable goods in California. In 1846 the U.S. flag was raised over the Customs House, and California became part of the United States after the ensuing Mexican-American War.

    17-Mile Drive

    This breathtaking stretch of coastline along California's Monterey Peninsula takes visitors through a maze of beautiful scenery, unique wildlife, and amazing mansions. Enjoy shopping and dining along the way in addition to taking in the vistas.
Standard Hotel: Comfort Inn Newark/Wild Palms Hotel or similar

Day 2: Berkeley - San Francisco City Tour - Modesto(105 miles)

We visit the campus of UC Berkeley in the morning. From the nostalgic campus, Golden Gate Bridge and Golden Gate Straight can both be seen! Afterward, we'll drive to San Francisco, home to over 50 rolling hills and surrounded by water on 3 sides. Then we'll visit the Golden Gate Bridge before visiting Fisherman's Wharf. Here you can take an optional cruise on the San Francisco Bay (own expense). Next, we will visit Madame Tussaud or Exploratorium and then we'll visit the only building remaining from 1915 world's exposition, the Palace of Fine Arts. You may take a in-depth city tour at your own cost this afternoon. Stay overnight in Modesto.
  • Berkeley, CA

    Berkeley, CA
    City of Berkeley, referred to as Berkeley for short, it's a hilly city on the east coast of the San Francisco bay area. Affiliated to the Alameda County, Berkeley is home to UC Berkeley, which is the world's most famous institutions of higher learning.

    UC Berkeley

    The University of California at Berkeley is the flagship branch of the University of California system. It is also the oldest, having been founded in 1868. It is considered one of the top scientific schools in the world.
  • San Francisco, CA

    San Francisco, CA
    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!

    Golden Gate Bridge

    Golden Gate Bridge
    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.

    Fisherman's Wharf

    Fisherman's Wharf
    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.

    Madame Tussauds San Francisco

    Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum is a favorite attraction of people all over the world. Uncannily lifelike wax sculptures of figures both modern and historic decorate the halls of this museum, which dates back to London and 1836.

    Opening Hours: Mon - Thu 10:00am - 7:00pm, Fri - Sat 10:00am - 8:00pm

    Palace of Fine Art

    Palace of Fine Art
    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.

    San Francisco Bay Cruise

    In addition to a unique vantage point from which to view the Bay Area's skyline, guests will also get a look at "the Rock" Alcatraz Island -- once home to the famous Alcatraz Penitentiary -- and the iconic Golden Gate Bridge.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $48; Child (5-12 yrs) $35; 90 mins|Opening Hours: Closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes

    Extensive San Francisco Tour

    This in-depth tour of the city allows guests time at more of the famous Bay Area sights! See some of the most famous landmarks, such as the Twin Peaks, City Hall, Lombard Street, and more!

    Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child $35|Duration: Approx. 3 Hours

    Exploratorium

    Exploratorium
    This experimental museum where guests can touch, tinker and play with more than 600 interactive exhibits. From large-scale outdoor art installations to explorations of microscopic life in the Bay, the Exploratorium offers learning laboratories that are perfect for all ages.

    Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes

Standard Hotel: Days Inn Merced/Clarion Inn Modesto or similar

Day 3: Modesto - Yosemite - Los Angeles(364 miles)

In the morning we'll depart from the hotel towards Yosemite National Park. Giant trees, mountains, and sparkling streams and lakes, glacier-carved canyons, all these unique features make up Yosemite. Take a walk in the woods and enjoy the fresh forest air. After lunch, we'll travel across Central Valley of California, where over half of the fruits, nuts, and vegetables grown in the country are produced every year. In the evening we'll return to Los Angeles. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations.
  • Yosemite National Park, CA

    Yosemite National Park, CA
    Yosemite National Park in central California is best known for the amazing granite cliffs of the Yosemite Valley as well as the towering Yosemite Falls and Sequoias. Millions of people every year journey to this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    In case of inclement weather condition or road closures, we will visit Solvang instead.

    El Capitan

    El Capitan
    The largest granite monolith in the world, El Capitan is located across from Bridalveil Falls in Yosemite National Park. It juts up about 3,000 feet from the ground, and is a favorite of experienced rock climbers.

    Yosemite Falls

    Yosemite Falls
    The Yosemite Falls in Yosemite National Park, California are the highest known waterfall in all of North America. The Falls are on one of the park's most famous attractions, especially in the spring when they have the most water.

    Half Dome

    Half Dome
    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.

    Bridal Veil Falls

    Bridal Veil Falls
    Located in the Yosemite Valley California's Yosemite National Park, Bridal Veil Falls are one of the park's most famous sites. Millions of people every year come to see the 617-foot-high waterfall, which flows year-round.
Find Closest Pickup
Location Address Departure Return
Los Angeles, CA 9125 Recreation Circle, Fountain Valley, CA 92708 (Motel 6 Fountain Valley Parking Lot- Fountain Valley ) 7:00am 8:30pm
Los Angeles, CA 21725 E. Gateway Center Dr, Diamond Bar, CA 91765 (Holiday Inn Diamond Bar- Hotel Guest Only ) 7:00am 8:00pm
Los Angeles, CA 14299 Firestone Blvd, La Mirada, CA 90638 (Holidays Inn La Mirada- Hotel Guest Only ) 7:10am 8:00pm
Los Angeles, CA 3200 W Temple Ave, Pomona, CA 91768 (La Quinta Inn & Suite Pomona- Hotel Guest Only ) 7:10am 8:00pm
Los Angeles, CA 123 South Lincoln Ave, Monterey Park, CA 91755 (Lincoln Plaza Hotel- Monterey Park, CA ) 7:15am 8:00pm
Los Angeles, CA 225 West Valley Boulevard, San Gabriel, CA 91776 (Hilton Hotel- Hotel Guest Only ) 7:15am 8:00pm
Los Angeles, CA 1300 S Golden West Ave, Arcadia, CA 91007 (99 Ranch Market- Arcadia, CA ) 7:15am 8:30pm
Los Angeles, CA 1015 Nogales St, Rowland Heights, CA 91748 (99 Ranch Market- Rowland Heights ) 7:30am 8:00pm
Los Angeles, CA 1500 S Raymond Ave, Fullerton, CA 92831 (The Hotel Fullerton- Fullerton, CA ) 7:30am 7:30pm
Los Angeles, CA 1211 E Garvey St, Covina, CA 91724 (Vanllee Resort and Suites Covina- Covina, CA ) 7:30am 8:00pm
Los Angeles, CA 3633 Rosemead Blvd, Rosemead, CA 91770 (Bokai Garden Hotel Rosemead- Rosemead, CA ) 7:30am 8:00pm
Los Angeles, CA 9920 Valley Blvd, El Monte, CA 91731 (Holiday Inn and Suite- Hotel Guest Only ) 7:45am 8:30pm
Los Angeles, CA 1 Industry Hills Pkwy, La Puente, CA 91744 (Pacific Palm Resort- Hotel Guest Only ) 8:00am 7:00pm
Los Angeles, CA 9488 Valley Blvd, Rosemead, CA 91770 (Quality Inn Rosemead- Rosemead, CA ) 8:00am 7:30pm
Los Angeles, CA 424 N Main St, Los Angeles, CA, Los Angeles, CA 90012 (Pico House Los Angels- Los Angeles, CA ) 8:30am 7:00pm

*Return time is an estimate and varies based on traffic and weather conditions.

  • LA Hotel Guest Pickup Policy: Guests who choose the pickup location "Hotel Guest Only" need to book at least one night at the hotel prior to the beginning of the tour to be eligible for this option. Please submit your hotel confirmation number to support@taketours.com once you have it, in order to complete the booking process. If you do not have a reservation at the hotel, please choose an alternative pickup option.
  • LA Hotel Guest Pickup Policy: Guests who choose the pickup location "Hotel Guest Only" need to book at least one night at the hotel prior to the beginning of the tour to be eligible for this option. If you do not have a reservation at the hotel, please choose an alternative pickup option.

Price Includes

  • 2 nights hotel accommodations
  • All domestic ground transportation
  • Tour guide Level 2: semi-guided tour
  • All taxes

Price Excludes

  • Admission Fees:
    Destination Adult Child
    San Francisco, CA
    Extensive San Francisco Tour (Optional) $35 $35
    San Francisco Bay Cruise (Optional) $48 $35 (5-12 yrs)
    • 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 Fee: $65/person Admission Fee for Yosemite National Park, 17 miles and University of California Berkeley, Madame Tussauds (or San Francisco Exploratorium) and fuel surcharge
  • Air fares between your city and the departure city.
  • 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 ($12.00/day per passenger).
  • Personal room fees such as laundry or valet services, telephone calls, or alcoholic beverages/ mini bar items, unless they are otherwise specified.
  • Any private expenses

Confirmation

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

Redemption

  • You will receive an confirmation email (e-ticket) after your order is received. Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are 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

  • All purchases are subject to re-confirmation within 2-3 business days after booking.
  • Changes to Reservations: 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 will be treated as a cancellation, and normal cancellation fees will apply.
  • Cancellation penalties per person (request day and departure day are not counted)
    31 days or more prior to departure - 10% of total purchase amount.
    15-30 days prior to departure - 25% of total purchase amount.
    8-14 days prior to departure - 50% of total purchase amount.
    Within 7 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 scheduled trip to fully refund affected customers although tour companies will make every effort to maintain normal operations.
    The refund amount will be credited directly to your account. Or the refund can also be forwarded directly to your credit card with a 10% handling fee.
    NOTE: We cannot grant any refunds more than 30 days after completion of the tour.
  • Prices may vary subject to availability/season/weekend/holiday.
  • We reserve right to cancel a schedule and fully refund affected customers, although we will make every effort to maintain the regular operation.
  • We reserve the right to modify the tour arrangements for smooth operation of the tour.
  • We are not responsible for any other travel arrangements affected due to our cancellations.
  • Hotel Policy
    Smoking is strictly prohibited at all hotels, violation of this rule will result in a fine penalty of at least $250/person, along with other legal liabilities. One hotel room can accommodate 4 guests utmost (regardless of age). Guests need to contact the hotel and bear the fee yourselves if you require extra bed.
    Guests can check in to the hotel by tour confirmation number and valid ID.
    Note: guests cannot self-check-in in Las Vegas hotels. Please pick up room card from your tour guide.
  • The tour schedule is for reference only, tour operator may make adjustment according to the actual situation.

Additional Note

  • Booking: Please book airline tickets after your tour booking is confirmed, which should be within 1 business day.
  • 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.
  • Hotel rooms: Each hotel room can accommodate no more than 4 guests (adults or children), and existing bedding must be used.
  • Chinese Visa holders: Please print out the EVUS form.

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Hi! For the 3-Day San Francisco, Santa Barbara, Monterey and Yosemite National Park Tour from Los AngelesTour Code: 873-3251, is it possible to do the extensive San francisco AND the bay cruise ? Or is it at the same time and we have to choose ? Thanks, that would be for a tour in April.
by Derzelle Angelin on 2018-02-09
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Good afternoon, You have time to visit all the attractions listed on the itinerary. You do not have to choose between the extensive tour & the bay cruise since you can take them both.
by Taketours on 2018-02-09
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I want to book some services & bus tour from you: (1) 1 day bus tour start from Westminter , CA to Las Vegas - depart in the morning Sunday 19 Feb 2017 (3 adults) (2)From Las Vegas, We want to book Grand Canyon tour and others place - 2 days tours - 21 and 22 Feb 2017 (3 adults) (3) From Las Vegas, We will have 4 adults and would like to have a bus tour to San Francisco 3 days from 23 Feb to 25 Feb 2017. one lady need to book the flight back to Las Vegas whilst 3 others want to stop by Westminter, CA. Can you arrange for us all kinds of service? Im waiting for you. Thanks a lot.
by Quynh on 2017-02-14
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Good morning, We have specific pick up points listed on our page . You have to choose from those locations for this tour because we do not deviate from the pick up locations available. Please contact us for more details regarding the Grand Canyon tour via phone or email us to support@taketours.com . Please include the tour code of the package you are interested in.
by Taketours on 2017-02-20
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I want join the 3 days tour to Santa Barbara Monterey Stanford San Francisco Yosemite from Los Angeles on June 7. Can I stop one night in Yosemite and get back on one of your tour buses the next day? I have a room reserved in Yosemite.
by Vivien Chiu on 2016-04-21
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HI Vivien, The bus seats are fully booked and there won't be seats left for additional person. You will have to get back to LA on your own the next day. Thanks.
by Taketours on 2016-04-21
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