San Francisco - Berkeley - Modesto (98 miles)
In the morning, we will take Extensive City Tour : visit Cable Car, Lombard Street, City Hall, St. Mary's Cathedral in San Francisco. Then, we will stop by the Fisherman's Wharf - take a San Francisco Bay Cruise and visit the Aquarium of the Bay. After that, we will visit Palace of fine arts and the Golden Gate Bridge. After the extensive San Francisco tour, we would head to Berkeley University.
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!
Extensive San Francisco Tour
This in-depth tour of the city allows guests time at more of the famous Bay Area sights like Cable Car, Lombard Street, City Hall, St. Mary's Cathedral, and Chinatown.
Duration: Approx. 3 Hours
Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco, California is one of the western United States' most famous and popular tourist spots. The area is home to Ghirardelli Square, a wax museum, shopping centers, an aquarium, and much more.
Duration: Approx. 2 Hours 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.
Admission (Optional): Adult $42; Child (5-11 yrs) $28|Opening Hours: Closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes
Aquarium of the Bay
See, touch, discover, and learn about the fascinating marine life of the San Francisco Bay and its surrounding waters. Visitors can stroll through 300 feet of crystal clear tunnels featuring over 20,000 marine animals.
Admission (Optional): Adult $28; Child (3-9 yrs) $18|Duration: Approx. 45 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.
Duration: Approx. 3 Hours
Golden Gate Bridge
The American Society of Civil Engineers considers the Golden Gate Bridge one of the wonders of the modern world. It has been speculated that it is the most photographed bridge in the world; it's certainly one of the most picturesque.
Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
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.
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.
Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes
Standard Hotel: Quality inn Merced or Similar
Modesto - Yosemite National Park - Los Angeles (upgrade hotel) (364 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.
Yosemite National Park, CA
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".
Duration: Approx. 4 Hours
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.
Duration: Approx. 20 Minutes
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.
Duration: Approx. 1 Hour
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.
Duration: Approx. 25 Minutes
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.
Standard Hotel: Ramada Inn/Quality Inn & Suites/Days Inn or Similar
Deluxe Hotel: Crowne Plaza/Park Inn Radisson/Pacific Palm Resort/Hilton Hotel
Tour Options: Choose 1 from 8 Options (106 miles)
Today, guests may choose from any of the options listed here for their daily activity.
At the end of the day, guests will transfer to the airport for drop-off. Please see "Departure and Return" for more info.
- San Diego Ocean View Train Ride Tour
San Diego Harbor Cruise Boat Tour (60 mins), USS Midway (1 hour 45 mins), Coast Starlight train ride (3 hours)
Pre-paid fee includes admission of Coast Starlight train ride.
- Hollywood Universal Studio One Day Tour
Hollywood Blvd Walk of Fame (20 mins), Universal Studio (7 hours)
Pre-paid fee includes admission to Universal Studio and fuel fee.
- Disneyland Theme Park Tour (7 hours in the park)
Pre-paid fee includes admission to Disneyland Theme Park and fuel fee.
- Disney Adventure Park Tour (7 hours in the park)
Pre-paid fee includes admission to Disneyland Adventure Park and fuel fee.
- Desert Hills Premium Outlets Tour
(6 hours in the outlets)
Pre-paid fee includes transportation.
- Los Angeles One Day City Tour :
Microsoft Square (20 mins), California Science Center (90 mins), Staple Center (20 mins), Walt Disney Concert Hall (15 mins), Grand Central Market (60 mins), Angeles Flight Railway (30 mins), Skyspace (90 mins)
Pre-paid fee includes Skyspace and California Science Center.
- Beverly Hills Celebrity Mansion and Hollywood Tour :
Beverly Hills Celebrity Mansion Tour (90 mins), Farmers Market (60 mins), Hollywood Blvd Walk of Fame (30 mins), Uber Light (20 mins), Griffith Observatory (60 mins)
Pre-paid fee includes Celebrity Mansion Tour.
- Newport Beach, Crystal Cathedral and South Coast Plaze Tour
Newport Beach (1hour), Crystal Cathedral (30 mins), South Coast Plaze shopping (2 hours)
Pre-paid fee includes transportation.
Los Angeles, CA
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.
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.
Universal Studios Hollywood
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.
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!"
Los Angeles City Tour
Spend the day seeing some of the most exciting, popular locations in Los Angeles, home of the biggest celebrities. You will get to see many diverse parts of the city, from Santa Monica to Hollywood.
Palm Springs, CA
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.
Desert Hill Premium Outlets
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.