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Itinerary

Tour Itinerary

Meet the Navajo in stunning Monument Valley, marvel at the Grand Canyon, hike in beautiful Bryce Canyon and Zion National Parks, roll the dice in Las Vegas, search for stars in Los Angeles

From the Golden Gate Bridge to glowing canyon walls at sunset, this trip captures the beauty of the cities and wilderness of the western US. It's perfect for the traveller looking to breathe in the scent of the sequoias of Yosemite by day but wanting the comforts of a hotel at night. Prepare yourself for otherworldly hoodoos in Bryce Canyon National Park and desert scenery in Death Valley - the lowest spot on the continent - before taking an optional helicopter ride above the incomparable Grand Canyon. You won't just visit the west coast, you'll live it.

Day 1: San Francisco
Arrive at any time.
Activity: Your opportunity to meet your CEO and fellow travellers, and learn more about your tour. Opt to join the group for a local meal afterwards. Don't forget to see the notice in the lobby (or ask reception) for the official time and place to meet up with the group.
Accommodation: Le Meridien San Francisco (or similar)

Day 2: San Francisco/Yosemite National Park
On the way out of San Francisco, take in some final sights. Stop at the Golden Gate Bridge, where on a clear day you can see the San Francisco skyline, Alcatraz and the Bay Bridge to one side and the Pacific Ocean on the other. Drive past some iconic attractions of the city as we head the towards the Sierra Nevadas. Stop to try some of the region's best produce en route to Yosemite National Park.
Transport: Travel time includes stops along the way.
Activity: What trip to San Fran would be complete without seeing the Golden Gate Bridge? Depending on time, step foot on this famous red suspension bridge or find a great viewing point to take some photos.
Activity: California's Central Valley is one of the most productive agricultural regions in the United States. Nestled in between California's Coastal Range and the Sierra Nevadas, the region is known for fruits, vegetables and nuts. Stop in the heart of the valley to sample some of the seasonal favorites.
Accommodation: Pines Inn Resort (or similar)

Day 3: Yosemite National Park
Discover Yosemite's peaks, granite domes, and giant sequoias. Marvel at majestic waterfalls, lakes, and meadows.
Activity: Picturesque valleys, vast wilderness, powerful waterfalls, elusive wildlife, ancient sequoias and more than 16 types of granite make up this internationally recognized national park. Hike the trails, get up close to ancient rock formations and take panoramic photos of this gorgeous landscape. Keep an eye out for black bears, deer, and coyotes.
Activity: Panoramic vistas, gushing waterfalls, and elusive wildlife await. Bring water, wear a hat and sunscreen, and hike Yosemite NP. Keep an eye out for black bears, deer, and coyotes.
Accommodation: Pines Inn Resort (or similar)

Day 4: Yosemite National Park/Sierra Nevada
Enjoy the morning to explore Yosemite's iconic features before travelling along the Sierra Nevadas southeast to our stop for the night.
Transport: Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle.
Activity: Picturesque valleys, vast wilderness, powerful waterfalls, elusive wildlife, ancient sequoias and more than 16 types of granite make up this internationally recognized national park. Hike the trails, get up close to ancient rock formations and take panoramic photos of this gorgeous landscape. Keep an eye out for black bears, deer, and coyotes.
Accommodation: La Quinta Bakersfield South (or similar)

Day 5: Sierra Nevada to Las Vegas
Visit a land of extremes in Death Valley NP. Explore Las Vegas and stroll along the famous Vegas Strip. Opt to take a VIP party limo experience or take in a show.
Activity: The Death Valley is one of America's most extreme locations - from sand dunes and desert, to badlands, towering peaks, and a basin that actually registers below sea-level, this is sure to be an unforgettable stop. Hottest. Driest. Lowest. There's a bit of everything here on the border of California and Nevada.
Transport: Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle.
Accommodation: Golden Nugget Las Vegas (or similar)

Day 6: Las Vegas
Enjoy a full free day to explore Las Vegas. Wander the strip, do some shopping, and refuel at one of the many bars or restaurants. Opt to take in a glitzy Las Vegas show or to head out on a day trip to the Hoover Dam.
Free Time: Indulge in this Sin City your own way.
Accommodation: Golden Nugget (or similar)

Day 7: Las Vegasbr/yce Canyon National Park
Visit Zion, Utah's oldest national park. Explore towering cliffs and massive canyon walls. Hike diverse and exciting trails. Head to Bryce Canyon.
Transport: Stretch out, unwind, and check your messages aboard our private, wi-fi-equipped ride.
Activity: Admire monumental sandstone cliffs of cream, pink, and red that tower into the sky. Experience diverse plant and animal life in this narrow slot canyon as the park transitions from desert to forest. Gaze at the awe-inspiring beauty of the high plateaus, striking towers, temples, mesas, and the earth's tallest-known sheer sandstone walls.
Activity: See a sight like no other at this giant forest of stone made up of collection of massive natural amphitheaters. This park contains hundreds of thousands of eroded spires, pinnacles, and other shapes as far as the eye can see.
Accommodation: Bryce Canyon Resort (or similar)

Day 8: Bryce Canyon National Park/Lake Powell
Explore Bryce Canyon National Park on trails among the amphitheatres and multi-coloured rock pinnacles called hoodoos before heading to Lake Powell. Opt for a barbecue dinner and a sunset horseback ride (seasonal).
Activity: See a sight like no other at this giant forest of stone made up of collection of massive natural amphitheaters. This park contains hundreds of thousands of eroded spires, pinnacles, and other shapes as far as the eye can see.
Transport: Stretch out, unwind, and check your messages aboard our private, wi-fi-equipped ride.
Accommodation: Motel 6 (or similar)

Day 9: Monument Valley
Visit the Glen Canyon Dam and take a short hike to Horseshoe Bend, shaped by the Colorado River. Discover one of the most majestic places on earth, Monument Valley. Explore on a 4x4 tour led by a Navajo guide.
Transport: Stretch out, unwind, and check your messages aboard our private, wi-fi-equipped ride.
Activity: Visit this concrete arch dam, the second largest dam of its kind in North America, built to provide hydroelectricity and flow regulation on the Colorado River in Northern Arizona.
Activity: Explore this magical and sacred place by 4x4. See magnificent colours, miles of mesas, buttes, and pinnacles that make Monument Valley a truly wondrous experience.
Activity: Take a short hike to this spectacular horseshoe-shaped meander of the Colorado River. Stand atop steep orange-coloured sandstone cliffs and look out at Horseshoe Bend. Peer down more than 300m (1,000 ft) at the emerald river below.
Accommodation: San Juan Inn (or similar)

Day 10: Grand Canyon National Park
Depart Monument Valley in the morning and stop for lunch just outside the Grand Canyon at a local Navajo food truck supported by Planeterra. Enter the park and drive along the south rim, stopping at Desert View to take in the grandeur of the canyon. Continue further into the park and opt to take a short hike into the canyon (weather permitting) or wander along rim trail to admire the views. Enjoy sunset at the edge of the Grand Canyon watching the way the light changes the colors.
Transport: Stretch out, unwind, and check your messages aboard our private, wi-fi-equipped ride.
Activity: Get off the beaten track for an authentic Navajo meal that gives back to the community at the Native Grill Food Truck. Although the Grand Canyon is one of the most popular destinations to visit in the USA, the Indigenous community living on Navajo land captures less than 7% of the $1.5 billion that this region sees annually. Your meal stop at this family-owned enterprise benefits 50 community members directly, with ripple effects throughout Navajo Nation.
Activity: Visit the south rim of the canyon for a great first impression. Marvel as the Grand Canyon unfolds before you. Don't get too close. The land drops almost straight down for more than 1,000m (3,280 ft) into the serpentine canyons below! The gorge is filled with rocky buttes, sheer limestone cliffs, and deep canyons all arrayed in a rainbow of colors. Words defy. This is truly one of the most magnificent sights on earth.
Activity: Head to the rim of the Grand Canyon at sunset. Point your camera in any direction and capture memorable shots as the shifting light plays off the layers of red, yellow, and brown rock. This is truly one of the great wonders. Enjoy the moment.
Accommodation: Red Feather Lodge (or similar)
Meal(s): Lunch Dinner (Enjoy a pizza dinner at the rim at Grand Canyon.)

Day 11: Grand Canyon National Park/Lake Havasu City
Travel to Sedona for lunch and check out the stunning landscape with a short hike overlooking the red and orange cliffs. Continue on and stop for dinner and to get some kicks on historic Route 66. After dinner, arrive to Lake Havasu City for the night.
Transport: Stretch out, unwind, and check your messages aboard our private, wi-fi-equipped ride.
Activity: Stop for a visit to the town of Sedona. Surrounded by red sandstone formations, this area is known to attract spiritual seekers to the energy vortexes around town. With a vibrant art community, gourmet cuisine, and beautiful landscapes, enjoy time in this alternative desert community.
Activity: Take a trip back in time to the birthplace of Route 66. Established in the early 1900s as the first transcontinental highways in the U.S, Route 66 has a lot of history on it's original length of almost 2,500 miles. Starting in Chicago, Illinois and travelling through Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona, before ending at the ocean in Santa Monica California. The creation of the Interstate system bypassed the majority of Route 66, creating ghost towns along it's original route, though there are a few iconic Americana towns still delivering experiences from the past. Check out the historic general store, original motels, and don't forget to get your kicks!
Accommodation: Quality Inn & Suites Lake Havasu (or similar)

Day 12: Joshua Tree National Park/San Diego
Make a quick stop to see a bit of London spanning across the Colorado River. Then head to Joshua Tree National Park, for a hike amongst the boulders and yuccas. Continue to San Diego, where sun, sand, food, and fun all await in this beautiful beach city.
Transport: Stretch out, unwind, and check your messages aboard our private, wi-fi-equipped ride.
Activity: From spanning the Thames to crossing the Colorado River, check out the 1800s London Bridge shipped from England and rebuilt in Lake Havasu City, Arizona.
Activity: Discover the rugged rock formations and iconic Joshua trees that gave this National Park it's name. Go for a hike, keep a sharp eye out for desert wildlife, and take in the incredible scenery.
Transport: Stretch out, unwind, and check your messages aboard our private, wi-fi-equipped ride.
Accommodation: Days Inn San Diego Hotel Circle Near SeaWorld (or similar)

Day 13: San Diego
Enjoy free time to explore or just sit back and relax in the sun and sand.
Free Time: Spend the day in San Diego anyway you like.
Accommodation: Days Inn San Diego Hotel Circle Near SeaWorld (or similar)

Day 14: San Diego/Los Angeles
Cruise through Orange County and along the incredible Pacific coastline to Los Angeles. See the stars on the most famous sidewalk in Hollywood on an orientation to the area. Drive through Beverly Hills and check out Rodeo Drive.
Transport: Stretch out, unwind, and check your messages aboard our private, wi-fi-equipped ride.
Activity: Drive around to spot some of the main highlights of the area. See the Hollywood Walk of Fame and the Hollywood sign, and swing by Beverly Hills and Rodeo Drive.
Accommodation: Dunes Inn Sunset (or similar)

Day 15: Los Angeles
Depart at any time.

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Inclusions

Meals Included
1 lunch, 1 dinner

Transport
Air-conditioned private vehicle, hiking, walking

Inclusions
Your G for Good Moment: Native Grill Food Truck Lunch Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group Your Discover Moment: Las Vegas. Golden Gate Bridge Visit. California Produce Tasting. Yosemite National Park Visit. Yosemite National Park Hike. Death Valley National Park Visit. Zion National Park Visit. Bryce Canyon National Park Visit. Glen Canyon Dam Visit. Horseshoe Bend Hike. Monument Valley 4x4 Tour. Grand Canyon South Rim Visit. Grand Canyon Sunset. Sedona Visit. Route 66 Visit. London Bridge Visit. Joshua Tree National Park Visit. Orientation Drive, Los Angeles. Entrance fees to all national parks with hiking and walking excursions. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

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Accommodations

Hotels (14 nts).

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Question: Is Airfare Included in the Price?

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G Adventures Tours Customer Reviews

Overall Rating
4
Accommodations
3.6
Itinerary
4.1
Professional Staff
4.3
Repeat with Operator
4
Value for Money
3.9

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