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19-Day Yosemite, Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, Grand Circle, Theme parks and Monterey Bay In-depth Package from San Francisco

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19 Days 18 Nights

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Highlights: Visit Yellowstone (Mammoth Hot Springs, Old Faithful Geyser, West Thumb Geyser Basin, Yellowstone Bear World), Yosemite National Park (Bridal Veil Falls, El Capitan, Half Dome, Merced River, Tunnel View), Grand Canyon (Grand Canyon IMAX, Grand Canyon South Rim), Antelope Canyon, Bryce Canyon National Park, Moab (Canyonlands National Park), Page (Horseshoe Bend), Arches National Park, Grand Teton National Park, Sedona, Salt Lake City, San Francisco (Fisherman's Wharf, Golden Gate Park, Lombard Street), Monterey (17-Mile Drive, Monterey Bay, Monterey Bay Aquarium), Carmel, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Diego, Barstow (Tanger Outlet Center).

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    • Child Rate: Child rates apply to those 0-9 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 take the free shuttle from the airport to the hotel and check in on their own.
    Standard Hotel: Red Roof Inn or similar
    Day 2

    Bay Area - Monterey - Carmel (152 miles)

    Our first stop will be Monterey Bay Aquarium. and from there we will continue on to make the 17-Mile Drive along Monterey Bay and visit the nearby village of Carmel, 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.

      Monterey Bay

      The famous Californian Monterey Bay is world-renown for its beauty and wildlife. In addition to the scenic routes that huge the bay's shorelines, visitors can see animals like otters, bottlenose dolphins, and if they're lucky, even humpback whales.

      Monterey Bay Aquarium

      This large aquarium in Monterey, California is home to some of the world's largest and most unique exhibits. It was both the first aquarium to successfully keep a great white shark and cultivate a kelp forest for show.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $42; Child (2-12 yrs) $30; Infant (Under 2 yrs) Free; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $35|Opening Hours: 10:00am - 6:00pm, Winter: 10am - 5pm; Summer: 9:30am - 6pm; Summer Weekend: 9:30am - 8pm; Close on Christamas Day

    • Carmel, CA

      Officially called Carmel-by-the-Sea, this coastal Southern California town is known for its amazing scenery as well as its art scene past and present. Former mayors include Clint Eastwood, Perry Newberry, and Herbert Heron, among other artistic icons.
    Standard Hotel: Red Roof Inn or similar
    Day 3

    San Francisco

    Today, we will spend the day on a guided tour of San Francisco, exploring its amazing cultural and historical attractions, including Union Square, City Hall, Fisherman's Wharf, Lombard Street, the Palace of Fine Arts, the Golden Gate Bridge, Golden Gate Park, and Twin Peaks. We will also get the chance to take an optional cruise in San Francisco Bay. Later, we'll pass through the Financial District, Castro Street, St. Mary's Cathedral, and more!
    • 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!

      Union Square

      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.

      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.

      Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes

      San Francisco Bay Cruise

      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.

      Opening Hours: Closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day

      Lombard Street

      Lombard Street is a famous road in San Francisco that is known for having eight steep, hairpin turns climbing up a one-block stretch between Hyde and Leavenworth Streets. The strange-looking stretch of road is a famous Bay Area spot.

      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

      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.

      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.

      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

      Golden Gate Park

      Golden Gate Park is the fifth most-visited park in the United States and is actually 20% larger than New York's Central Park. This San Francisco landmark stretched from the waterfront over three miles into the city itself.

      Twin Peaks

      San Francisco's Twin Peaks are two prominent hills near the center of the city. Each one stands at about 922 feet tall, and they offer amazing views of the Bay Area all the way down to the water.

      San Francisco Chinatown

      (Passing By) San Francisco's incredibly famous Chinatown neighborhood in the oldest Chinatown in North America and the largest Chinese community outside of Asia. Established in 1848, this once-small enclave has grown to over 100,000 residents and draws tons of tourists annually.

      The Castro District

      (Passing By) This neighborhood in San Francisco, CA's Eureka Valley is a hub of LGBT activities in the Bay Area. Street fairs, parades, bars, shops, and restaurants define this upscale neighboorhood, which is renown for its nightlife and good times.

      Cathedral of Saint Mary

      (Passing By) The Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption is the principal Catholic church in San Francisco, CA. This modern-style cathedral is the third of this name to sit in this location in the Cathedral Hill neighborhood of San Francisco.
    Standard Hotel: Crowne Plaza Hotel or similar
    Day 4

    San Francisco - Yosemite National Park - Fresno (235 miles)

    We will spend our entire day exploring Yosemite National Park, seeing amazing sights like Tunnel View, Bridal Veil Falls, Yosemite Falls, the Merced River, El Capitan and Half Dome. We will later spend the night in Fresno.
    • 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.

      Bridal Veil Falls

      If the wind is strong enough, the cascading waters of Bridal Veil Falls appear to be falling sideways, making this 617-foot waterfall one of the most popular natural attractions in Yosemite.

      El Capitan

      Even the most experienced rock climbers find difficulty on the treacherous slopes of El Capitan, the world's largest granite monolith. The summit can be reached by a hiking trail out of Yosemite Valley.

      Half Dome

      Once considered insurmountable, Yosemite's Half Dome is a granite formation, one of the park's most recognizable attractions. A steep trail now leads to the summit, but the journey is arduous, so those wishing to reach it should come prepared.

      Merced River

      The Merced River cuts through Yosemite National Park on its route from Nevada to Central California. Visitors to the park can enjoy hiking along the river banks or rafting down its rapids.

      Tunnel View

      Tunnel View is a scenic outlook in Yosemite National Park, offering what is probably the most photographed view in the park as Yosemite Valley stretches out before the eyes.

      Yosemite Falls

      The highest waterfall in North America and the seventh highest in the world, Yosemite Falls is a three-stage waterfall that has a height of 2,425 feet. Its three sections are the Upper Falls, the Middle Cascades, and the Lower Falls.
    Standard Hotel: Radisson Fresno or similar
    Day 5

    Fresno - Barstow - Las Vegas (377 miles)

    In the morning, we will depart for Las Vegas. On our way, we will stop in Barstow, CA to spend some time shopping at the Tanger Outlets Once we arrive in Vegas, guests are free to spend the remainder of the day as they please. There is the option of joining a night tour of the city.
    • Barstow, CA

      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.

      Tanger Outlet Center

      Roughly the midpoint between Las Vegas and Los Angeles, the Tanger Outlets in Barstow offer the area's best bargain prices at some of the biggest name-brand locations, such as Reebok, Calvin Klein, Fossil, and Van Heusen.

      Duration: Approx. 2 Hours

    • Las Vegas, NV

      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.

      Las Vegas Strip

      Home of the iconic "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" sign, the Vegas Strip is loaded with endless entertainment and is home to many of the cities largest casino complexes.

      Las Vegas Night Tour

      See fabulous Las Vegas at its best-- at night! This exciting tour of the famous Strip takes guests to sights such as the Bellagio Fountains, Venetian Hotel, Volcano at the Mirage, and historic Old Town Las Vegas.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child (Under 12 yrs) $25

      KA by Cirque du Soleil Show

      A masterpiece in storytelling, KÀ uses acrobatic performances, thrilling martial arts techniques from all over the world, and innovations in puppetry and multimedia to tell the epic tale of twins on a perilous journey to fulfill their shared destiny.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $160; Adult (VIP) $180; Child $160; Child (VIP) $180

      Le Reve Show

      Le Reve features aerial acrobatics, provocative choreography, and artistic athleticism. The cast of 85 captures the imagination with their outrageous antics and daring feats of strength and agility. Live music and elaborate special effects create a world of fantasy.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $160; Adult (VIP) $180

    Standard Hotel: Westgate Las Vegas or similar
    Day 6

    Las Vegas

    Guests will have the whole day to explore the city of Las Vegas, NV at their leisure.
    • Las Vegas, NV

      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.
    Standard Hotel: Westgate Las Vegas or similar
    Day 7

    Las Vegas - Salt Lake City (362 miles)

    Meet tour guide at 10:00AM at the entrance of East Tower of Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino then head towards Salt Lake City.
    Standard Hotel: Microtel Inn & Suites SLC or similar
    Day 8

    Salt Lake City - Yellowstone (261 miles)

    Today, we will journey from Salt Lake City to Yellowstone National Park, where we will visit the West Thumb Geyser Basin, the Grand Prismatic Hot Spring, and the marvelous Fountain Paint Pot.
    • Yellowstone, WY

      The largest, oldest, and most famous national park displays a fascinating scenery of hot springs, geysers, canyons & waterfalls, and nature everywhere you look!

      West Thumb Geyser Basin

      The West Thumb Geyser Basin is the largest geyser basin at Yellowstone Lake, and an impressive area of geothermal activity that contains hot springs, mud pots, and geysers-- some of which are even in the lake itself.

      Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes

      Fountain Paint Pot

      Fountain Paint Pot, heated by the region's underground hot springs, F.P.P is half hot spring, half mud basin. The spring releases natural shades of red and yellow because of the oxidation of iron in the soil.

      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

      Grand Prismatic Hot Spring

      The third largest hot spring in the world, the Grand Prismatic Hot Spring gets its color from bacteria around its rim that feed off of the mineral-rich water. In the summer months, the hot spring is a vivid red-orange shade.

      Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes

    Standard Hotel: White Buffalo Hotel, West Yellowstone or similar
    Day 9

    Yellowstone National Park

    Today we will have the opportunity to further explore Yellowstone National Park.
    • Yellowstone, WY

      The largest, oldest, and most famous national park displays a fascinating scenery of hot springs, geysers, canyons & waterfalls, and nature everywhere you look!

      Old Faithful Geyser

      Old Faithful is a cone geyser in the Upper Geyser Basin of Yellowstone National Park. It is one of the park's most well-known natural features, and is famous for its predictability. It generally erupts every 91 minutes.

      Duration: Approx. 50 Minutes

      Mammoth Hot Springs

      This large complex of hot springs is impressive both for its unique beauty as well as its scale. Formed hundreds of thousands of years ago by volcanic and seismic activity, these springs are one of Yellowstone's most popular spots.

      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

      Artist Point

      Named after the famous sketches of the waterfalls by Thomas Moran (but not actually the location where the sketched were done) this beautiful location showcases one of the most famous views in Yellowstone National Park.

      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

      Fishing Bridge

      Located near the mouth of the Yellowstone River, the Fishing Bridge is a great location to spot the native Cutthroat trout. There is an RV park of the same name nearby.

      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

      Norris Geyser Basin

      Yellowstone National Park is full of areas like this - geyser basins - large, open areas where geothermic pressure from below the ground's surface force up various geysers and springs. The Norris Basin is one of the more accessible.

      Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes

      Upper Yellowstone Falls

      Located a quarter-mile upstream of the larger Lower Falls, the Upper Yellowstone River Falls plunge 109 feet down an eroded lava cliff into the basin below. The area below the falls has been subject to heavier erosion than above.

      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

      Morning Glory Pool

      This hot spring in the Upper geyser Basin of Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming is famous for it's bright red-orange and blue-green coloring. These colors come from the bacteria which inhabit the geyser's interior.

      Duration: Approx. 50 Minutes

    Standard Hotel: Virginia Lodge Jackson or similar
    Day 10

    Yellowstone National Park - Grand Teton National Park - Salt Lake City (262 miles)

    We will spend the morning continuing our tour of Yellowstone National Park. At noon we will arrive at Grand Teton National Park, where we will have the chance to take a boat ride on Jenny Lake. After that, we will head to Salt Lake City for a city tour that takes you to see Eagle Gate, Temple Square and the State Capitol and so on.
    • Yellowstone, WY

      The largest, oldest, and most famous national park displays a fascinating scenery of hot springs, geysers, canyons & waterfalls, and nature everywhere you look!

      Yellowstone Bear World

      This drive-through wildlife park is home to a litany of large and rare local animals, including Rocky Mountain Elk, Bison, White-tail Deer, Mule Deer, Rocky Mountain Goats, Moose and of course American Black Bear, Grizzly Bear and Gray Wolves.
    • Grand Teton National Park, WY

      Grand Teton National Park is is located in the Rocky Mountains, Northwest Wyoming. Grand Teton National Park is noted for its stunning mountain vistas, its shimmering alpine lakes and its abundant wildlife.

      Jenny Lake Boating

      This glacial lake in Grand Teton National Park was formed 12,000 years ago. Jenny Lake is one of only two on which boating is permitted, and scenic tours of the area by water are popular with visitors.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $20; Child $20

    • Salt Lake City, UT

      Utah's gorgeous capital city sits amidst the mountains of the American Southwest on the shores of the breathtaking Great Salt Lake. The city is steeped in history and architecture in addition to wondrous vistas and scenery.

      Temple Square

      Approximately ten acres in size, Temple Square is the center of religious activity for the Church of Latter Day Saints, housing the Temple and Tabernacle that are central to the religion.

      Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes

      Utah State Capitol

      The home of all of the governmental processes for the state of Utah, the Utah State Capitol in Salt Lake City. The building is done in the ornate neoclassical revival style, purposefully reminiscent of the nation capitol in DC.

      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

    Standard Hotel: Microtel Inn & Suites SLC or similar
    Day 11

    Salt Lake City - Las Vegas (362 miles)

    Enjoying the scenery along the way. We will stop at the outlet for shoping when on the way to Las Vegas, optional take a night tour at Las Vegas.
    • Las Vegas, NV

      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.

      KA by Cirque du Soleil Show

      A masterpiece in storytelling, KÀ uses acrobatic performances, thrilling martial arts techniques from all over the world, and innovations in puppetry and multimedia to tell the epic tale of twins on a perilous journey to fulfill their shared destiny.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $160; Adult (VIP) $180; Child $160; Child (VIP) $180

      Las Vegas Night Tour

      See fabulous Las Vegas at its best-- at night! This exciting tour of the famous Strip takes guests to sights such as the Bellagio Fountains, Venetian Hotel, Volcano at the Mirage, and historic Old Town Las Vegas.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child (Under 12 yrs) $25

      Le Reve Show

      Le Reve features aerial acrobatics, provocative choreography, and artistic athleticism. The cast of 85 captures the imagination with their outrageous antics and daring feats of strength and agility. Live music and elaborate special effects create a world of fantasy.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $160; Adult (VIP) $180

    Standard Hotel: Westgate Las Vegas or similar
    Day 12

    Las Vegas - Grand Canyon South Rim - Page (345 miles)

    Today we will visit the majestic Grand Canyon South Rim. We will spend three hours here, allowing enough time for us to see the dramatic views of the deep inner gorge of the Colorado River from spots like Desert View, Yavapai Point, and Mather Point. We also have the option to take a helicopter tour over the canyon or watch an IMAX Movie.
    • Grand Canyon, AZ

      Considered one of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Grand Canyon was carved over 17 million years by the Colorado River. This breathtaking, 18-mile-long canyon has been stunning visitors for hundreds of years.

      Grand Canyon IMAX

      Grand Canyon: The Hidden Secrets, currently being shown on an impressive IMAX screen in a theater located on the South Rim of the canyon, focuses not on the geology of the canyon, but on the history of human involvement.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $14; Child (6-10 yrs) $14

      Grand Canyon South Rim

      The most visited side of the Grand Canyon, the South Rim offers incredible views of this natural wonder and is home to the Grand Canyon Village, which offers food, lodging, and a place to relax after a exhausting hike.

      South Rim Helicopter Tour

      This helicopter tour is the best way to catch a panoramic view of the majestic South Rim of the Grand Canyon, viewing the massive canyon walls glimmer and reflect in the sun.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $240; Child $240; Prices subject to availibility

      Mather Point

      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.

      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

      Desert View

      Desert View is one of the major lookout points along Desert View Drive, a road that follows the South Rim of the Grand Canyon through the Grand Canyon Village area.

      Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

      Yavapai Point

      One of many impressive lookout points at the Grand Canyon, Yavapai Point has an observation station and a museum dedicated to the geology of the canyon.
    Standard Hotel: Quality Inn Page / Travelodge Page/Travelodge Kanab/Super 8 Flagstaff or similar
    Day 13

    Page - Antelope Canyon - Bryce (76 miles)

    Today, we will head to Horseshoe Bend,where the Colorado River takes a dramatic 270-degree u-turn. Then, we continue to Lake Powell, where we can take an optional boat tour.We will visit upper Antelope Canyon, where we can ride in Jeeps and learn about Native American culture. Then, we will spend the night in Bryce.
    • Page, AZ

      Page is a city in Coconino County, Arizona, United States, near the Glen Canyon Dam and Lake Powell. Page was founded in 1957 as a housing community for workers and their families during the construction of nearby Glen Canyon Dam on the Colorado River.

      Horseshoe Bend

      Horseshoe Bend, located within the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area about 5 miles downriver from Lake Powell, is a sharp turn in the Colorado River that formed from erosion over the course of millions of years.

      Duration: Approx. 1 Hour

      Lake Powell

      Lake Powell is a reservoir on the Colorado River created by the Glen Canyon Dam. This lake is the second-largest man-made reservoir in the United States, and it is an extremely popular vacation spot.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $48; Child $35

      Lake Powell Cruise

      Boat tours of Lake Powell offer a unique vantage point from which to view not just the lake and surrounding skyline, but also the impressive geological features of the American Southwest.

      Admission (Mandatory): Adult $48; Child (Under 12 yrs) $35

    • Antelope Canyon, AZ

      Upper Antelope Canyon is the most popular spot. Its entrance and entire length are at ground level, requiring no climbing.

      Upper Antelope Canyon

      Upper Antelope Canyon is called "the place where water runs through rocks" by the Navajo. Its entrance and entire length are at ground level, requiring no climbing. Beams occur most often in the summer months, as they require the sun to be high in the sky. Light beams start to peek into the canyon March 20 and disappear October 7 each year.

      Admission (Mandatory): Adult $68; Child (Under 11 yrs) $58|Opening Hours: Mar 15 - Nov 1 8:00am - 5:00pm, Nov 2 - Mar 14 9:00am - 3:00pm

    Standard Hotel: Bryce View Lodge or similar
    Day 14

    Bryce Canyon National Park - Arches National Park - Green River (203 miles)

    Today we will visit one of Utah's most famous nature preserves, Bryce Canyon National Park. After exploring this natural wonders, we will head into Arches National Park. We will spend the night in Green River.
    • Bryce Canyon National Park, UT

      Bryce Canyon National Park is named for just one of many canyons which form a series of horseshoe-shaped amphitheaters on the edge of the Paunsaugunt Plateau in southern Utah.

      Duration: Approx. 1 Hour

    • Arches National Park, UT

      This 76,000+ acre park in western Utah is world-famous for its sandstone formations. The most iconic is the mighty Delicate Arch. The park also features formations like Landscape Arch, the longest natural arch in the world.
    Standard Hotel: Comforts Inn or similar
    Day 15

    Green River - Canyonlands National Park - Monument Valley - Flagstaff (289 miles)

    We will visit Canyonlands National Park and Monument Valley today. After that we will head to Flagstaff for the night.
    • Moab, UT

      Moab is a city in Grand County, in eastern Utah, in the western United States. The population was 5,046 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat and largest city in Grand County. Moab attracts a large number of tourists every year, mostly visitors to the nearby Arches and Canyonlands National Parks.

      Canyonlands National Park

      Take this optional tour to view sunrise in Canyonlands. Canyonlands National Park is separated into four distinct districts, the most popular of which is Island in the Sky.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $15; Child $15

    • Monument Valley Tribal Park, UT

      Unique sandstone formations, the Navajo Indian Nation and the vast, open desert define this region. Over the years, Monument Valley has been the setting for more Western movies than any other site in the United States.

      Monument Valley Jeep Tour

      This tour is an amazing way to see the wide expanses of Monument Valley, in the safety of an all-terrain Jeep. For about an hour and a half, you will explore off road.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $45; Child $45

      Indian BBQ

      Enjoy the delicious Indian barbecue in the beauty of Monument Valley.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $15; Child $15

    Standard Hotel: Ramada Flagstaff or similar
    Day 16

    Flagstaff - Sedona - Walnut Canyon - Las Vegas (324 miles)

    Today we will head to visit Sedona and Walnut Canyon Monument. In the evening we will arrive in Las Vegas where we can choose night tour or famous Las Vegas shows.
    • Sedona, AZ

      This small city in the Verde Valley region of Arizona attracts visitors from all over with its gorgeous red sandstone rock formations. It is a popular place for outdoor recreational activities like hiking, biking, and mountain climbing.
    • Walnut Canyon, AZ

      Walnut Canyon National Monument was established to preserve numerous Prehistoric archaeological sites and the ancient cliff dwellings. Evidence of human use can be traced back over 2,000 years ago. Most of the cliff dwelling rooms are situated near the loop trails (0.9 miles).
    • Las Vegas, NV

      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.

      Las Vegas Night Tour

      See fabulous Las Vegas at its best-- at night! This exciting tour of the famous Strip takes guests to sights such as the Bellagio Fountains, Venetian Hotel, Volcano at the Mirage, and historic Old Town Las Vegas.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child (Under 12 yrs) $25

      KA by Cirque du Soleil Show

      A masterpiece in storytelling, KÀ uses acrobatic performances, thrilling martial arts techniques from all over the world, and innovations in puppetry and multimedia to tell the epic tale of twins on a perilous journey to fulfill their shared destiny.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $160; Adult (VIP) $180; Child $160; Child (VIP) $180

      Le Reve Show

      Le Reve features aerial acrobatics, provocative choreography, and artistic athleticism. The cast of 85 captures the imagination with their outrageous antics and daring feats of strength and agility. Live music and elaborate special effects create a world of fantasy.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $160; Adult (VIP) $180

      V - The Ultimate Variety Show

      Unique specialty performers from around the world come together in this fast-paced showcase of jaw-dropping performances and comedy where the specialty acts rule. Every show includes magic, special effects, death-defying stunts, wild comedy, visual artists, physical insanity and much more!

      Admission (Optional): Adult $90; Adult (VIP) $110; Child $90; Child (VIP) $110

    Standard Hotel: Westgate Las Vegas or similar
    Day 17

    Las Vegas - Los Angeles (277 miles)

    Today we will drive to Los Angeles, CA, where we will take a tour of the city that includes stops at the Chinese Theater, Kodak Theater, and Olvera Street.
    • Los Angeles, CA

      One of the largest cities in the United States, LA is known worldwide as the home of the rich and famous. From its famous Hollywood neighborhood to landmarks like the Dolby Theater, this magnificent city is sure to provide fun and amusement for all!

      Dolby Theater

      The Dolby Theater-- known as the Kodak Theater until 2012-- is a massive shopping complex and entertainment arena that is best known for hosting the Academy Awards. It has been the home of the Oscars since 2002.

      TCL/Grauman's Chinese Theatre

      The TCL Chinese Theater (Grauman's Chinese Theatre until 2013) on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, California is a world-famous theater that has been standing since 1926. The theater is named for its style of architecture.

      El Pueblo De Los Angeles Historic Monument

      The El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historic Monument neighborhood is a celebration of southern California's Mexican heritage. This downtown area features festivals, street performances, and shopping throughout the year to tourists from around the world.
    Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn or similar
    Day 18

    Tour Options from Disneyland and San Diego Trip (222 miles)

    Guest have multiple options for today's itinerary. First, they can choose to go to Disneyland or Disney's California Adventure. The second is to visit both of these parks with a special hopper ticket. The third option is a trip south to San Diego to sightsee around the city and visit SeaWorld. The final option is to take the San Diego city tour and visit Balboa Park.
    • Los Angeles, CA

      One of the largest cities in the United States, LA is known worldwide as the home of the rich and famous. From its famous Hollywood neighborhood to landmarks like the Dolby Theater, this magnificent city is sure to provide fun and amusement for all!

      Disneyland

      California's Disneyland Park is the only theme park to be built under the watchful eye of Walt Disney himself. The "happiest place on Earth" is an 85-acre compound home to eight smaller theme "lands" and the famous Disneyland Resort.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $94; Adult (Regular Price) $102; Adult (Peak Price) $118; Child (3-9 yrs, Value Price) $88; Child (3-9 yrs, Regular Price) $98; Child (3-9 yrs, Peak Price) $112

      Disney's California Adventure

      This 72-acre sister park to Anaheim's Disneyland is based on the history and culture of California itself. The park has eight themed areas for visitors to explore, ranging from Hollywood Land to A Bug's Land.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $96; Child $90

    • San Diego, CA

      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!

      San Diego Harbor Cruise

      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.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $22; Child (3-9 yrs) $11

      Balboa Park

      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.

      Old Town San Diego

      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.

      SeaWorld San Diego

      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.

      San Diego City Tour

      Take a day trip to San Diego to see the sights of this magnificent city, which represents a cross-section of American, Spanish, and Mexican cultures. Enjoy the warm weather and beautiful architecture.

      USS Midway Museum

      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.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $19; Child $10

    Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn or similar
    Day 19

    Los Angeles

    Today we will spend the day at Universal Studios Hollywood, a haven for all who wish to experience the magic of movies. After, we will be transported to LAX. See "Departure and Return Details" for more information.
    • Los Angeles, CA

      One of the largest cities in the United States, LA is known worldwide as the home of the rich and famous. From its famous Hollywood neighborhood to landmarks like the Dolby Theater, this magnificent city is sure to provide fun and amusement for all!

      Universal Studios Hollywood

      The Universal Studios, is located in Hollywood, capital of the American film industry. The studio-themed park has attractions that include behind-the-scenes tours of movie sets, as well as rides based on your favorite films.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $94; Adult (Peak Price) $109; Adult (Regular Price) $104; Child (3-8 yrs, Under 49 inches, Value Price) $89; Child (3-8 yrs, Under 49 inches, Peak Price) $104; Child (3-8 yrs, Under 49 inches, Regular Price) $99

    • Departure & Return

    • Departure:
        Free Airport Pickup: Domestic arrivals, your tour escort will wait at the baggage claim area.International arrivals, your tour escort will wait at exit area. Free pickup from SFO is available between 9:00am and 6pm. Outside those hours, guests will be charged a fee of $65/passenger for the first two persons, from the 3rd and after is $10/passenger.
        Free Hotel Courtesy Shuttles: 24-hour operated, which located at the Hotel Courtesy Shuttle zones on the center island of the Departures Level roadway at all terminals. If special pick-up needs to be arranged, we will charge $110 plus $3/person (tips for the driver) from each group of guests. If your flight is delayed or changed, you must call us immediately to arrange new pick-up, otherwise you will be charged all additional fees.
    • Flight Arrangement: There are still travel activities on the last day of the tour, please schedule flights to depart from San Francisco after 9:00pm.
    • Price Includes

    • 18 nights hotel accommodations
    • Transportation via coach bus or van.
    • Tour guide Level 2: semi-guided tour
    • Price Excludes

    • Admission Fees:
      Destination Adult Child Infant Senior
      Antelope Canyon
      Upper Antelope Canyon (Mandatory) $68 $58 (Under 11 yrs) / /
      Grand Canyon
      Grand Canyon IMAX (Optional) $14 $14 (6-10 yrs) / /
      South Rim Helicopter Tour (Optional) $240 $240 / /
      Grand Teton National Park
      Jenny Lake Boating (Optional) $20 $20 / /
      Las Vegas, NV
      KA by Cirque du Soleil Show (Optional)
      $160
      $180 (VIP)
      $160
      $180 (VIP)
      / /
      Las Vegas Night Tour (Optional) $35 $25 (Under 12 yrs) / /
      Le Reve Show (Optional)
      $160
      $180 (VIP)
      / / /
      V - The Ultimate Variety Show (Optional)
      $90
      $110 (VIP)
      $90
      $110 (VIP)
      / /
      Los Angeles, CA
      Disney's California Adventure (Optional) $96 $90 / /
      Disneyland (Optional)
      $94
      $102 (Regular Price)
      $118 (Peak Price)
      $88 (3-9 yrs, Value Price)
      $98 (3-9 yrs, Regular Price)
      $112 (3-9 yrs, Peak Price)
      / /
      Universal Studios Hollywood (Optional)
      $94
      $109 (Peak Price)
      $104 (Regular Price)
      $89 (3-8 yrs, Under 49 inches, Value Price)
      $104 (3-8 yrs, Under 49 inches, Peak Price)
      $99 (3-8 yrs, Under 49 inches, Regular Price)
      / /
      Moab, UT
      Canyonlands National Park (Optional) $15 $15 / /
      Monterey, CA
      Monterey Bay Aquarium (Optional) $42 $30 (2-12 yrs) Free (Under 2 yrs) $35 (Over 65 yrs)
      Monument Valley Tribal Park
      Indian BBQ (Optional) $15 $15 / /
      Monument Valley Jeep Tour (Optional) $45 $45 / /
      Page, AZ
      Lake Powell (Optional) $48 $35 / /
      Lake Powell Cruise (Mandatory) $48 $35 (Under 12 yrs) / /
      San Diego, CA
      San Diego Harbor Cruise (Optional) $22 $11 (3-9 yrs) / /
      USS Midway Museum (Optional) $19 $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 Fee: $150/person including Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park, Great Salt Lake, Hill Aerospace museum, Bear world, Grand Canyon South Rim, Bryce Canyon, Arches National Park, Monument Valley, Horse Bend, Glen Dam, Sedona, Walnut Canyon National monument.
    • Air fares between your city and the starting city.
    • All meals and drinks during the trip, although eating arrangements will be made by the tour guide.
    • A mandatory service fees total of $8 / day / person should be paid in cash to tour guide and the bus driver as a service fee. Any child / Infant reserving a seat will have to pay the service fees as well. Ex: 2 people taking a 2-day tour would pay: $8 x 2 (seats) x 2 (days) = $32. From May 19th, mandatory sevice fee will be $9 / day / person.
    • Personal room fees such as laundry or valet services, telephone calls, or alcoholic beverages/ mini bar items, unless they are otherwise specified.
    • Additional Note

    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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 an confirmation email (e-ticket) after your order was received. Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Email (e-ticket). When you reserve your attractions and services you will be asked to print e-tickets to present when you arrive at your destination. 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, please do not book the airline tickets until your received the confirmation.
    • Cancellation and Refund policy (Notification day and departure day are not counted)
      • All purchases are subject to re-confirmation within one business day after purchase, customers will be fully refunded if the orders cannot be confirmed.
      • Cancellations received up to 15 days prior to departure - 20% of total purchase amount.
      • Cancellations received within 8-14 days of departure will incur a penalty of 30% total purchase amount.
      • Cancellations received within 4-7 days of departure will incur a penalty of 50% total purchase amount.
      • Cancellations received Within 3 Days prior to departure or no show will incur a 100% total purchase amount.
      • 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.
    • Prices may vary subject to availability/season/weekend/holiday.
    • We reserve right to cancel a schedule to 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.

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