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6-Day Grand Circle National Parks Bus Tour From San Francisco

Tour Code: 652-6232   
From USD  $648  
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San Francisco, CA; San Jose, CA; Cupertino, CA; Burlingame, CA; Milpitas, CA; Oakland, CA
Duration:
6 Days 5 Nights

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Highlights: Visit Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon National Park, Zion National Park, Page, Arches National Park, Monument Valley Tribal Park, Antelope Canyon, Las Vegas.

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 7:30am Starbucks Coffee - San Francisco, CA
 8:00am Red Roof Inn SFO Airport - Burlingame, CA
 8:15am 441 9th St - Oakland, CA
 9:00am Marina Food Supermarket - Cupertino, CA
 9:10am Aberdeen Cafe - Fremont, CA
 9:20am 1701 Lundy Ave - San Jose, CA
 9:30am Ulferts Center - Milpitas, CA
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      • Price have been adjusted to reflect the discount
      • Cancellation of 3rd discounted passenger must be made at least 3 days before departure.
      • No-show (or late cancellation) of 3rd discounted passenger will be charged $180 as penalty for the reserved bus seat.
    • Children policy: Child rates apply to those who are 2-9 years and sharing one room with at least 2 adults. Please note each hotel room can only accommodate 4 guests (adults or children regardless of age). Extra beds, extra items, and services will not be provided.
    • A separate seat is required for the child who is 0-8 yrs old. Please bring it on your own or rent it from us, the rental fee for the safety seat is $25/person/day.
    Day 1

    Bay Area - Las Vegas (568 miles)

    In the morning, we will depart from the San Francisco Bay Area, driving to Las Vegas. Along the way, we will see dramatic changes in sceneries from coastal mountain ranges to the Central Valley and finally the Mojave Desert. Driving through the desert farmland, we will see the largest windmill farm in California and pass by Edward Air Force Base. We will reach Las Vegas in the evening. Then, we will be able to spend the night at our own leisure by exploring the Las Vegas Strip.
    • 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

      This is the quintessential Las Vegas street, lined to the brim with some of the city's biggest casinos, which in turn house the city's best venues for entertainment. The Strip is also home to the iconic "Las Vegas" sign.
    Standard Hotel: Excalibur Hotel and Casino or similar
    Day 2

    Las Vegas - Zion National Park - Bryce Canyon National Park - Bryce Canyon City (217 miles)

    We will start the day with a visit to Zion National Park. In the afternoon, we will head to Bryce Canyon National Park. We will spend the night in Bryce Canyon.
    • Zion National Park, UT

      The highlight of Zion National Park in southwestern Utah is Zion Canyon, which reaches a half mile in depth. The park is home to a spectacular amount of plants and animals, including over two hundred species of birds.
    • 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.
    Standard Hotel: Bryce View Lodge
    Day 3

    Bryce Canyon City - Arches National Park - Monticello (216 miles)

    Today we will explore Arches National Park in Utah. We will spend the night in Monticello, UT.
    • Arches National Park, UT

      Arches National Park is home to the breathtaking scenery of natural stone arches, like the Delicate Arch and Fiery Furnace. It is close to Moab and Canyonlands National Park.
    Standard Hotel: Monticello - Inn at the Canyons or similar
    Day 4

    Monticello - Monument Valley - Antelope Canyon - Lake Powell - Horse Shoe Bend - Page/Flagstaff (149 miles)

    Today we will visit the Monument Valley. Then drive to Lake Powell, where we will have the chance to take a cruise on the lake. Afterwards, we will head to unique Upper Antelope Canyon. Later we will visit Horseshoe Bend. After a day of nature exploration, we will retire to Page or Flagstaff for the night.
    • Monument Valley Tribal Park, UT

      Monument Valley in Arizona is home to exquisite desert scenery and immense geological formations that can be seen for miles around. The valley lies within the range of the Navajo Nation Reservation and is accessible from U.S. Highway 163.

      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 (Under 2 yrs) Free

    • Antelope Canyon, AZ

      The most popular slot canyon in the American Southwest is Antelope Canyon, a sandstone formation formed by flood and rainwater. And the Upper Antelope Canyon is certainly the most fascinating one. Carved by water with incredible forms cliffs renvoies then this light to reveal an amazing palette of colors gold, orange, red, gray and white.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $65; Child (5-11 yrs) $55|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes

    • 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 is a curve in the Colorado River, about 5 miles from Lake Powell. The view from the overlook above offers a wide angle of this colorful canyon and tight curve.

      Lake Powell

      Lake Powell is a beautiful reservoir along the Colorado River amid the vast desert expanses of Utah. It is in the vicinity of the Rainbow Bridge, Ticaboo Canyon, and iconic Antelope Canyon.

      Lake Powell Cruise

      This man-made lake in central Arizona is the second-largest reservoir in the United States, and now visitors can take boat tours of this massive marine wonder. Lake Powell was created by the Glen Canyon Dam in 1969.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $48; Child (2-12 yrs) $35|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes

    Standard Hotel: Quality Inn Page/Green Tree Inn Flagstaff or equivalent
    Day 5

    Page/Flagstaff - Grand Canyon South Rim - Las Vegas (483 miles)

    Today, we will go to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. At the end of the day, we will head back to Las Vegas.
    • 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 South Rim

      Every year, over five million people stand on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon to absorb the majestic views of one of the world's greatest natural wonders. Visitors can take hiking or driving tours to explore the area.

      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 $230; Child $230

      Grand Canyon IMAX

      Covering more than four thousand years of human history and interaction with the Grand Canyon, from the early Anasazi through the present day, this movie is an informative and spectacular exploration of what it means to visit the canyon.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $13; Child $13|Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes

      Bright Angel Lodge

      One of the many comfortable lodges for visitors to the Grand Canyon Village, the Bright Angel Lodge offers lodging and amenities right on the South Rim of the country's greatest natural wonder, ensuring for a memorable stay.

      Hopi House

      This building was constructed in 1905 in the style of older Hopi Indian architecture. Its purpose is to serve as a marketplace for Native American crafts for visitors to the Grand Canyon Village. It also houses a Hopi museum.

      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.
    Standard Hotel: Excalibur Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV or similar
    Day 6

    Las Vegas - San Francisco (568 miles)

    In the morning we will drive back to San Francisco. On the way we will see the world's first solar power plant. After crossing the Mojave Desert, we will see the world's longest runway at Edwards Air Force Base. Next, we will pass by the Tehachapi mountain range and see California's largest wind power generating operation. In the afternoon, we will travel through the fertile Central Valley. We will drop off at the Bay Area around 7:00pm.
    ** Please arrange your air-ticket departure from San Francisco (SFO) airport after 10:30pm.
    - You can self dismiss at Las Vegas today, hotel check out time is 11 am.
    - For tour passengers who would like to have a transfer service from Las Vegas to Los Angeles, service fee is $35 per person.
    *Activity fee not included in tour price. See Exclusions for cost details.

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    • Departure & Return

    Location Address Departure Return
    San Francisco, CA map link 391 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94108 (Starbucks Coffee at the intersection of Sutter St. and Stockton - San Francisco, CA) 7:30am 7:00pm
    Burlingame, CA map link 777 Airport Blvd, Burlingame, CA 94010 (Red Roof Inn SFO Airport - Burlingame, CA) 8:00am 6:15pm
    Oakland, CA map link 441 9th St., Oakland, CA 94607 (Angel Feet Reflexology‎ - Oakland, CA) 8:15am 7:15pm
    Cupertino, CA map link 10122 Bandley Dr, Cupertino, CA 95014 (Marina Food Supermarket - Cupertino, CA) 9:00am 6:30pm
    San Francisco, CA map link 46881 Warm Springs Blvd, Fremont, CA 94539 (Aberdeen Cafe - Fremont, CA) 9:10am 6:20pm
    San Jose, CA map link 1701 Lundy Ave, San Jose, CA 95131 (Bai Xing Jia Hunan Fusion Restaurant - San Jose, CA) 9:20am 6:10pm
    Milpitas, CA map link 668 Barber Ln, Milpitas, CA 95035 (Ulferts Center - Milpitas, CA) 9:30am 6:00pm
    Hollywood, CA map link 6801 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, CA 90028 (Chinese Theatre - Hollywood, CA) no stop 4:30pm
    Los Angeles, CA map link 135 N Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012 (Dorothy Chandler Pavilion - Los Angeles, CA) no stop 6:00pm
    Montebello, CA map link 2323 Via Campo, Montebello, CA 90640 (International Buffet - Montebello, CA) no stop 7:00pm
    Buena Park, CA map link 7675 Crescent Ave, Buena Park, CA 90620 (Knott's Berry Farm Hotel - Buena Park, CA) no stop 8:00pm

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

    San Francisco Airport (SFO) Pick-up:
    • Please arrange your arrival time to SFO before 11:00am, for all customers joining the SF City Tour at the same day. Any arrival after 11am, the city tour will be considered voluntary forfeit and no refunds will be given.
    • Domestic flights and flights from Canada with AA or Virgin America - From Baggage Claim area, please exit the building and turn right, walk 50 meters to "COURTYARD # 3".
    • Domestic flights and flights from Canada with UA - From Baggage Claim area, please exit the building and turn right, walk 50 meters to "COURTYARD # 4".
    • Domestic flights and flights from Canada with all other airlines - From baggage claim area, please exit the building and turn left, then walk 50 meters to "COURTYARD # 1".
    • Domestic flights with Jet Blue - From Baggage Claim area, take the elevator to the 1st floor. Exit the elevator to "COURTYARD # A".
    • International flights - Exit the U.S. Customs area and turn left, take the elevator to the 1st floor at the end of the walkway. Exit the elevator to "COURTYARD # A"
    Return:
  • Passengers can choose to self dismiss in Las Vegas, or be bussed to Los Angeles with additional charges $35/person or to San Francisco with additional charges $55/person.
    • Price Includes

    • 5 nights hotel accommodations
    • All domestic ground transportation via air-conditioned vehicle
    • Bi-lingual or multi-lingual tour guide Level 3: fully-guided tour
    • Tax included
    • Price Excludes

    • Admission Fees:
      Destination Adult Child
      Antelope Canyon
      Antelope Canyon (Optional) $65 $55 (5-11 yrs)
      Grand Canyon
      Grand Canyon IMAX (Optional) $13 $13
      South Rim Helicopter Tour (Optional) $230 $230
      Monument Valley Tribal Park
      Monument Valley Jeep Tour (Optional) $45 Free (Under 2 yrs)
      Page, AZ
      Lake Powell Cruise (Optional) $48 $35 (2-12 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 Admission Fee (pay the fee in cash to the tour guide): $100 Per Person for Arches National Park, Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon, Arches National Park, Grand Canyon South Rim, Monument Valley, Horse Shoe Bend, Glen Canyon Dam Admission
    • Air fares.
    • All meals and drinks during the trip, although eating arrangements will be made by the tour guide.
    • A mandatory service fee: A 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.
    • 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
    • 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.
    • Luggage and infant car seat Policy: Maximum two luggage(one full size+one carry on). We will charge $25 for every extra suitcase.
      Each passenger is permitted one piece of luggage to be stored underneath the bus and one additional smaller handheld piece of luggage can be taken on board. Please note that strollers or wheelchairs will account as the one piece of luggage delegated to the passenger. Passenger can bring their own car seat or infant seat.
    • No smoking is allowed in the hotel rooms at any time. Failure to comply will result in a $300.00 fine payable immediately and charged by Hotel.
    • Hotel rooms are typically designed and equipped for two travelers. They usually feature a queen- or king-sized bed or two double beds, which are meant to provide adequate comfort for two travelers. And if your tour overnight at Los Angeles or Las Vegas, please book it at least 3 days before departure, or you'll pay the addtional resort fees and have no group discount.
    • During September until November, Some of the biggest conventions (Apple Developers Conference, DreamForce, and Oracle OpenWorld) are held at the Moscone Center in downtown San Francisco. The price of check-in dates in Bay Area on September 11-13, September30, October 1-5 and November 4-9 will be higher than the normal days. Please note surcharge may apply, we will notify you of any price change and await your acceptance.
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    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. No change in pick-up location is allowed within 2 business days from departure. We are not responsible for the missed tour due to unconfirmed change in pick up locations.

    Cancellations and Alteration 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 through web mail at Contact Us. Your refund request will be answered and processed promptly. If you do not receive any reply within 2 business days, that means your request is not received successfully; thus, the tour status remains "confirmed". Please contact us immediately at 617.500.7002.
    (Notification day and departure day are not counted)

    • Cancellations received up to 7 days prior to departure will incur a penalty of $50 per person.
    • Cancellations received within 4-6 days of departure will incur a penalty of $100 per person.
    • Cancellations received within 3 days of departure will incur a penalty of 100% of total purchase amount.
    • Unused features are non-refundable. No shows forfeit entire payment.

      We cannot grant refunds more than 30 days after completion of tour.
      There is 6% handling fee of refund amount add-on to the above penalties.

    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 (e.g. minimum number of passengers) 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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