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7-Day New Mexico and Arizona in Depth Tour from Los Angeles/Phoenix Airport

  • Tour code: 072-1039
  • Available: 03/26/2016 04/02/2016 11/19/2016 12/17/2016 12/25/2016 12/26/2016
  • Depart from: Los Angeles, CA
  • Duration: 7 Days 6 Nights
From USD$599

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Highlights:

Visit Tucson, Sedona, Palm Springs, Alamogordo (White Sands National Monument), Albuquerque, Carlsbad (Carlsbad Caverns National Park), Monument Valley Tribal Park, Page (Lake Powell, Lake Powell Cruise), Petrified Forest National Park, Saguaro National Park, Antelope Canyon (Upper Antelope Canyon). Inclusions: 6 nights hotel accommodations

Special Remarks:

  • Valid passport or green card is needed for inspection.

Pricing Details

Single: $839
Double (/Person): $599
Third Person Adult: Free
Child (Age under 12): Free
Fourth Person Adult: $389
Child (Age under 12): $389

Note: *Price in USD is based on the lowest price per person per room over the next 30 days. Exact prices are displayed when you select a date.

Buy 2 Get 3rd Free:
  • Price have been adjusted to reflect the discount.
  • Free person must be booked with 2 full-paid customers at one time.
  • Cancellation of free-fare passengermust be made at least 14 days before departure.
  • No-show (or late cancellation) of free-fare passenger incurs $389 penalty fee for the reserved bus seat.

Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1 Los Angeles - Palm Springs - Phoenix(365 miles)
  • Day 2 Phoenix - Tucson - Saguaro National Park - Las Cruces(402 miles)
  • Day 3 Las Cruces - Carlsbad - Alamogordo - Las Cruces(421 miles)
  • Day 4 Las Cruces - Santa Fe - Albuquerque - Gallup(485 miles)
  • Day 5 Gallup - Petrified Forest National Park - Monument Valley Tribal Park - Page(421 miles)
  • Day 6 Antelope Canyon - Flagstaff(121 miles)
  • Day 7 Flagstaff - Sedona - Phoenix - Los Angeles(517 miles)
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Day 1 Los Angeles - Palm Springs - Phoenix(365 miles)

Passengers will be picked up in Los Angeles in the early morning. Today, we will spend time in the upscale city of Pam Springs, CA. After touring the city, we will make our way to Phoenix, AZ.

Guests may also choose to join the tour in Phoenix. They can meet the guide at the Phoenix International Airport at 4:30pm.

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.

Standard Hotel: HILTON HOTEL PHOENIX AIRPORT or similar

Day 2 Phoenix - Tucson - Saguaro National Park - Las Cruces(402 miles)

Today we'll depart from Phoenix and travel to the Tucson, AZ area for a tour of the futuristic Biosphere 2. Afterwards, we'll continue on to Saguaro National Park. We will spend the night in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

Tucson has grown into a modern metropolis without entirely sacrificing its historic quarters. Equal parts college town and retirement community, it's one of the more attractive big cities of the Southwest – which admittedly isn't saying much.

  • Always Visit
    Biosphere 2 is an experimental facility now owned by the University of Arizona. It was created to test whether humans could live in a second, artificially constructed environment. Today, it is open for tours and research discussion.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $20; Child (6-12 yrs) $13

Showcases the many faces of the Sonoran Desert, including all of the myriad and fascinating types of cacti and wildlife.

Standard Hotel: Hilton Garden Inn or similar

Day 3 Las Cruces - Carlsbad - Alamogordo - Las Cruces(421 miles)

After breakfast, we'll head to Carlsbad Cavern National Park in New Mexico, after which we'll take we'll take an elevator ride back to the surface. Next, we'll proceed to White Sands National Monument. We will return to Las Cruces for the night.

  • Always Visit
    Carlsbad Caverns National Park is home to the Big Room, the third-largest cave chamber in North America and the seventh-largest in the world. From spring through fall, visitors can also witness the nightly bat flight.

  • Always Visit
    This national monument in south-central New Mexico covers more than 140,000 acres in the Tularosa Basin. The striking sand dunes that give the park its name get their color from gypsum crystals, which are rarely found in sand.
Standard Hotel: Hilton Garden Inn or similar

Day 4 Las Cruces - Santa Fe - Albuquerque - Gallup(485 miles)

Our day begins with a tour of historic Santa Fe, NM, the capital of New Mexico. From there, we will head to Abuquerque, NM where guests will have the chance to visit the International Balloon Museum. We will head to Gallup, NM for the night.

  • Always Visit
    This museum details the history, science, and art of hot air balloons. Each year, the grounds host the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, the world's largest festival of its kind.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $4; Child (4-12 yrs) $1
Standard Hotel: Red Lion Hotel Gallup or similar

Day 5 Gallup - Petrified Forest National Park - Monument Valley Tribal Park - Page(421 miles)

Early in the morning we will explore Petrified Forest National Park. From there, we will head to the Navajo-owned Monument Valley Tribal Park, where we will take an off-road Jeep Tour. Our day ends in Page, AZ, where we will visit Lake Powell. Guests will also have the chance to take a Boat Tour of the lake.

Petrified Forest National Park straddles the border between Apache County and Navajo County in northeastern Arizona. It is known for its fossils, especially fallen trees that lived in the Late Triassic, about 225 million years ago.

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

  • Depending on time and weather.
    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.
    Depending on time and weather.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $55; Child $55

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.

  • Always Visit
    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.
  • Always Available
    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.
Standard Hotel: Best Western Lake Powell / Super 8 Lake Powell or similar

Day 6 Antelope Canyon - Flagstaff(121 miles)

In the morning, we will visit the Upper Antelope Canyon and take an optional jeep tour there. After touring the area, we will make our way to Flagstaff, AZ for the night.

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.

The canyon was formed through erosion, which smoothed the sandstone walls into a graceful, flowing shape. And the Upper Antelope is the place where water runs through rocks. Light beams start to peek into the canyon March 20 and disappear October 7 each year.

  • Always Visit
    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 (Optional): Adult $48; Child $48
Standard Hotel: Ramada Inn - West Flagstaff or similar

Day 7 Flagstaff - Sedona - Phoenix - Los Angeles(517 miles)

From Flagstaff, we'll depart for Sedona, AZ to take a tour of this beautiful town. After lunch, we'll leave for Phoenix. Passengers may choose to depart from here or continue back to the pickup points in Los Angeles. See "Departure and Return Details" for more information.

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.

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

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Terms & Condition

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The purchase of any travel services represents your acceptance Terms & Conditions set out herein. Please ensure that you read carefully and understand these Terms & Conditions prior to booking.

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.

Cancellations and Cancellation 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 by email or through web mail at Contact Us .

Cancellation penalties per person for tours (Notification day and departure day are not counted)

NOTE: We cannot grant any refunds more than 30 days after completion of tour.

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 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.

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: Xinying on 2014-05-05

It was a great tour!

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: surekha on 2013-04-20

It was a great trip. I recommend for people to take it. I would like more vegetarian food choices for the customer.

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: Eliana on 2013-03-31

I really enjoyed this trip. The guide was really helpful, kind and eficient. The bus was small, but worked well. Only one accommodation was bad. The last night in Ramada Hotel. I didn't feel secure there. I recomend this trip to everyone.

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: mitsuko on 2013-03-30

nice job !

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