Day 1 Las Vegas
Today we will gather in Las Vegas. Those who need to be transferred from the airport to the hotel should meet the guide by 1:30pm at the Terminal 1 Starbucks or Terminal 3 Gate 54 on Level 0. This is the only free transfer time. Anyone arriving at other times can either pay a fee or arrange their own transportation to the Stratosphere Hotel, where they should convene in the lobby by 3:30pm. There is an optional night tour for those who wish to explore the city.
Day 3 Las Vegas - Barstow - Los Angeles (272 miles)
Early morning we will head toward the Ethel M Chocolate factory and the Cactus Garden. At the chocolate factory you can taste some of the famous specialty chocolates, see the process of making chocolates. After lunch,we will go to Barstow Outlet for brand name shopping. In the early evening we will arrive in Los Angeles.
Day 4 Los Angeles - Puerto Nuevo - Ensenada - Rosarito Beach (632 miles)
Early in the morning, we will leave Los Angeles and head south of the border! Our first stop of the day will be Puerto Nuevo, MX. Here we will have a Lobster Lunch before continuing on. Our next stop will be Ensenada, MX, where we will take a coastal Boat Tour of the fishing town. Guests will also have some free time to shop. We will head to the resort town of Rosarito Beach, MX for the night.
Day 5 Rosarito Beach - Tijuana - Los Angeles (147 miles)
Our morning will be spent exploring Rosarito Beach, MX. Guests are invited to speak to their tour guide about arranging optional activities such as horseback riding or beach motorcycling. Around lunchtime, we will drive to the border town of Tijuana, MX, making a brief stop before continuing back to Los Angeles, CA for the night.
Day 8 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.
Day 9 Modesto - Yosemite National Park - California Central Valley - Los Angeles (364 miles)
In the morning, the group will tour the Yosemite national park. You will have a chance to see Yosemite Falls, El Capitan, Tunnel View. After the lunch, we will drive through the richest California Central Valley before heading back to Los Angeles. We will arrive in Los Angeles in the late evening. See "Departure and Return Details" for more information.