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12-Day Yellowstone National Park Overnight, Grand Canyon West Tour from Los Angeles/LV

  • Tour code: 473-3854
  • Available: Daily (04/28 - 10/13)
  • Depart from: Las Vegas, NV; Los Angeles, CA
  • Duration: 12 Days 11 Nights
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Highlights:

Visit Bryce Canyon National Park, UT, Grand Teton National Park, WY, Yellowstone, WY, Grand Canyon, AZ, Yosemite National Park, CA, Monterey, CA, Santa Barbara, CA, San Francisco, CA, Las Vegas, NV, Santa Monica, CA, Solvang, CA, San Diego, CA, Salt Lake City, UT, Barstow, CA, Berkeley, CA, Jackson Hole, WY, Long Beach, CA, Los Angeles, CA, Palm Springs, CA, Antelope Canyon, AZ.

Special Remarks:

  • Exclusive one night stay in Yellowstone National Park Cabins and one night in Big Sky Montana.

Pricing Details

Single: $1503
Double (/Person): $1049
Third Person Adult: $169
Child (Age 2-9yrs): $169
Fourth Person Adult: $636
Child (Age 2-9yrs): $636

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 Discounted (3 or 4 pax sharing one room): (1) Cancellation of discounted-fare passenger must be made at least 7 days before departure. (2) No-show (or cancellation made within 7 days before departure) of discounted passenger incurs $150 penalty fee for the reserved bus seat.
  • Child Rate: Child rates apply to those 2-9 years and using existing bedding with 2 full-paying passengers (regardless of ages). Please note each hotel room can only accommodate 4 guests (adults or children).

Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1 Los Angeles - Las Vegas - St George(336 miles)
  • Day 2 St. George - Antelope Canyon - Bryce Canyon - Salt Lake City(409 miles)
  • Day 3 Salt Lake City - Yellowstone National Park(261 miles)
  • Day 4 Yellowstone National Park(71 miles)
  • Day 5 Yellowstone - Grand Teton National Park - Jackson - Great Salt Lake - Salt Lake City(262 miles)
  • Day 6 Salt Lake City - Las Vegas(362 miles)
  • Day 7 Las Vegas - Grand Canyon West Rim - Las Vegas(335 miles)
  • Day 8 Las Vegas - Barstow - Los Angeles(228 miles)
  • Day 9 Tour Options: Theme Parks, City Tour, or Shopping
  • Day 9 Tour Options: Theme Parks, City Tour, or Shopping
  • Day 9 Tour Options: Theme Parks, City Tour, or Shopping
  • Day 9 Tour Options: Theme Parks, City Tour, or Shopping
  • Day 9 Tour Options: Theme Parks, City Tour, or Shopping
  • Day 9 Tour Options: Theme Parks, City Tour, or Shopping
  • Day 9 Tour Options: Theme Parks, City Tour, or Shopping
  • Day 9 Tour Options: Theme Parks, City Tour, or Shopping
  • Day 9 Tour Options: Theme Parks, City Tour, or Shopping
  • Day 10 Choose from SFO-A: Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Solvang - San Francisco or SFO-B: Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Monterey - San Francisco
  • Day 10 Choose from SFO-A: Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Solvang - San Francisco or SFO-B: Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Monterey - San Francisco
  • Day 11 Choose from SFO-A: San Francisco - Berkeley - San Francisco or SFO-B: Berkeley - San Francisco - Modesto
  • Day 11 Choose from SFO-A: San Francisco - Berkeley - San Francisco or SFO-B: Berkeley - San Francisco - Modesto
  • Day 12 Choose from SFO-A: San Francisco - Monterey - Los Angeles or SFO-B: Modesto - Yosemite - Los Angeles
  • Day 12 Choose from SFO-A: San Francisco - Monterey - Los Angeles or SFO-B: Modesto - Yosemite - Los Angeles
  • Order of the itinerary varies depending on day of departure.

    "SFO-A" selected from "san francisco tour option" label the itinerary will be:
    Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Solvang - San Francisco
    San Francisco - UC Berkeley -San Francisco
    San Francisco - Monterey - Los Angeles

    "SFO-B" selected from "san francisco tour option" label the itinerary will be:
    Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Monterey - San Francisco
    UC Berkeley - Madame Tussauds/Exploratorium - San Francisco - Modesto
    Modesto - Yosemite - Los Angeles
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Day 1 Los Angeles - Las Vegas - St George(336 miles)

Guests will be picked up in Los Angeles in the early morning. Today, we will depart for Las Vegas, passing through the San Bernardino Mountains and entering the Mojave Desert on our way to Nevada. Guests who plan to join the tour in Las Vegas should wait at the Circus Circus Sky Rise Tower at 3:00pm, near the elevator on the 2nd floor. We will spend the night in St. George, UT.
Standard Hotel: Red Lion St. George or similar

Day 2 St. George - Antelope Canyon - Bryce Canyon - Salt Lake City(409 miles)

In the morning, we will visit the Lower Antelope Canyon. Then, we will drive to Bryce Canyon National Park and explore the area for a while before heading to Salt Lake City, UT, for the night.

Antelope Canyon is a beautiful slot canyon located on the Navajo Nation near Page, Arizona. Lower Antelope Canyon is longer, narrower in spots, and even footing is not available in all areas.

  • Our booking time is 7:45am at Arizona time. We must arrive 15 minutes ahead of this time,  otherwise we'll not allowed into the park.
    The lower canyon is in the shape of a "V" and Longer, shallower than the Upper Antelope. Lighting is better in the early hours and late morning. It draws a considerable number of photographers.
    Our booking time is 7:45am at Arizona time. We must arrive 15 minutes ahead of this time, otherwise we'll not allowed into the park.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $48; Child (8-12 yrs) $32; Not Include $2 Tip to Local Indian Guide|Opening Hours: Apr - Sep 8:00am - 5:00pm, Oct - Mar 9:00am - 1:00pm|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes

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.

Duration: Approx. 1 Hour
Standard Hotel: Marriott Salt Lake Downtown

Day 3 Salt Lake City - Yellowstone National Park(261 miles)

Upon arrival at noon, we'll have lunch at West Yellowstone. Then begin our Yellowstone tour , sightsee Grand Prismatic Spring, Fountain Paint Pots, Old Faithful Geyser, Geyser Trail, Morning Glory... Spend the night in the Yellowstone Cabins or near West Yellowstone.

The largest, oldest, and most famous national park displays a fascinating scenery of hot springs, geysers, canyons & waterfalls, and nature everywhere you look!

  • Always Visit
    Fountain Paint Pot, heated by the region's underground hot springs, F.P.P is half hot spring, half mud basin. The spring releases natural shades of red and yellow because of the oxidation of iron in the soil.
    Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
  • Always Visit
    The third largest hot spring in the world, the Grand Prismatic Hot Spring gets its color from bacteria around its rim that feed off of the mineral-rich water. In the summer months, the hot spring is a vivid red-orange shade.
    Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes
  • Always Visit
    Old Faithful is a cone geyser in the Upper Geyser Basin of Yellowstone National Park. It is one of the park's most well-known natural features, and is famous for its predictability. It generally erupts every 91 minutes.
    Duration: Approx. 2 Hours
  • Always Visit
    This hot spring in the Upper geyser Basin of Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming is famous for it's bright red-orange and blue-green coloring. These colors come from the bacteria which inhabit the geyser's interior.
    Duration: Approx. 10 Minutes
  • Always Visit
    Three miles north of Old Faithful is Biscuit Basin, named for the unusual biscuit-like deposits formerly surrounding Sapphire Pool. Following the 1959 Hebgen Lake earthquake, Sapphire erupted, and the "biscuits" were blown away.
    Duration: Approx. 25 Minutes
Standard Hotel: Yellowstone National Park Cabins (Surcharge $160 Applies), White Buffalo West Yellowstone, SpringHill Suites Marriott Rexburg (From June 6th to October 4th, every Wednesday and Thursday only) or Similar

Day 4 Yellowstone National Park(71 miles)

Today, we will spend the full day in Yellowstone National Park and appreciate the elegance of nature at spots like Yellowstone Lake, the Fishing Bridge, thundering Upper Falls, and more. We may also be able to spot several animals, like herds of elk, buffalo, or bald eagles.

The largest, oldest, and most famous national park displays a fascinating scenery of hot springs, geysers, canyons & waterfalls, and nature everywhere you look!

  • Always Visit
    Yellowstone National Park is full of areas like this - geyser basins - large, open areas where geothermic pressure from below the ground's surface force up various geysers and springs. The Norris Basin is one of the more accessible.
    Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes
  • Always Visit
    This large complex of hot springs is impressive both for its unique beauty as well as its scale. Formed hundreds of thousands of years ago by volcanic and seismic activity, these springs are one of Yellowstone's most popular spots.
    Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
  • Always Visit
    Located a quarter-mile upstream of the larger Lower Falls, the Upper Yellowstone River Falls plunge 109 feet down an eroded lava cliff into the basin below. The area below the falls has been subject to heavier erosion than above.
    Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
  • Always Visit
    Named after the famous sketches of the waterfalls by Thomas Moran (but not actually the location where the sketched were done) this beautiful location showcases one of the most famous views in Yellowstone National Park.
    Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
  • Always Visit
    The Mud Volcano blew itself apart in the early 20th century, but visitors can still see the impressive crater and other geothermal features in the surrounding area, such as the Mud Cauldron, Black Dragon's Caldron, and Dragon's Mouth Spring.
    Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
  • Always Visit
    Located near the mouth of the Yellowstone River, the Fishing Bridge is a great location to spot the native Cutthroat trout. There is an RV park of the same name nearby.
    Duration: Approx. 25 Minutes
Standard Hotel: Big Sky Montana or similar

Day 5 Yellowstone - Grand Teton National Park - Jackson - Great Salt Lake - Salt Lake City(262 miles)

After breakfast, we will continue to explore Yellowstone National Park. Afterwards, we will travel along the Snake River to Grand Teton National Park, where we will take some time to admire the magnificent sights of this natural wonder. Later on, we will stop in Jackson, WY, a famous cowboy town, where we will take a Scenic Chairlift Ride to mountain top and oversee entire Jackson Valley and the Teton Range stretching afar. Then we will drive to Salt Lake City to visit the Great Salt Lake, known as the America's Dead Sea. Stay overnight in Salt Lake City

The largest, oldest, and most famous national park displays a fascinating scenery of hot springs, geysers, canyons & waterfalls, and nature everywhere you look!

  • Always Visit
    The West Thumb Geyser Basin is the largest geyser basin at Yellowstone Lake, and an impressive area of geothermal activity that contains hot springs, mud pots, and geysers-- some of which are even in the lake itself.
    Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes

Grand Teton National Park is is located in the Rocky Mountains, Northwest Wyoming. Grand Teton National Park is noted for its stunning mountain vistas, its shimmering alpine lakes and its abundant wildlife.

Admission (Optional): Adult $5; Child $5

Famous frontier town, located at the crossing of Grand Teton and Rocky Mountains, it became a heaven for outdoors sports enthusiast. The widely praised Elk Antler Arches Park, with its four arches made with thousands of elk antlers is a must see.

  • Scenic Chairlift will be replaced by Antler Arches Square before it is opened for season on May 11th, 2018.
    The scenic chairlift is a leisurely ride that brings you up 1,571 feet to the summit of Snow King Mountain for the best views of the Tetons, the Elk Refuge, and the town of Jackson.
    Scenic Chairlift will be replaced by Antler Arches Square before it is opened for season on May 11th, 2018.
    Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes

Utah's gorgeous capital city sits amidst the mountains of the American Southwest on the shores of the breathtaking Great Salt Lake. The city is steeped in history and architecture in addition to wondrous vistas and scenery.

  • Always Visit
    The largest saltwater lake in the Western Hemisphere is the famous Great Salt Lake in northern Utah. People visit the lake's namesake, Salt Lake City, every year to see the natural wonder and tour its shores.
    Duration: Approx. 20 Minutes
Dulexe Hotel: Spring Hill Marriott Salt Lake / Sheraton Downtown Salt Lake or similar

Day 6 Salt Lake City - Las Vegas(362 miles)

n the morning, we will explore Salt Lake City, stopping at the Utah State Capitol Building, followed by the Salt Lake Temple and Temple Square. Arrive in Las Vegas in the afternoon. You may have some free time tonight or go with our experienced tour guides to see the best of Las Vegas when night falls. Music fountain at Bellagio, Volcanic Eruption at Mirage, Grand Canal in Venetian, Neon Lights Sky at Fremont Street-Downtown Las Vegas... Stay overnight in Las Vegas.

Utah's gorgeous capital city sits amidst the mountains of the American Southwest on the shores of the breathtaking Great Salt Lake. The city is steeped in history and architecture in addition to wondrous vistas and scenery.

  • Always Visit
    The home of all of the governmental processes for the state of Utah, the Utah State Capitol in Salt Lake City. The building is done in the ornate neoclassical revival style, purposefully reminiscent of the nation capitol in DC.
    Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
  • Always Visit
    Approximately ten acres in size, Temple Square is the center of religious activity for the Church of Latter Day Saints, housing the Temple and Tabernacle that are central to the religion.
    Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes

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.

  • Always Available
    This tour is the best way to see the lights of the Vegas Strip! We will see the dancing waters of the Bellagio Fountains, the artwork of the Venetian Hotel, the Volcano at Mirage, and Old Town Las Vegas.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child $35|Duration: Approx. 3 Hours
  • Always Available
    David Copperfield is considered the greatest illusionist among modern magicians. His show, held at the MGM Grand Casino in Las Vegas, is a thrilling display of illusions and slight of hand that will keep you wondering how he does it.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $160; Child (Over 5 yrs) $160|Opening Hours: Sat - Sun
  • Always Available
    Celebrating more than 12 successful years on The Strip, FANTASY has shaped itself into one of Las Vegas' leading adult revues as the best and most famous topless show in Las Vegas. It showcases 15 dances set to today's top music.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $65; 18+ only
  • Always Available
    Jubilee features nearly 100 performers, including 50 stunning topless dancers, voted Vegas' best showgirls! The show's cast proceeds through seven acts performed on larger-than-life sets and in over 1,000 different costumes by Bob Mackie and Pete Menefee.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $93; Adult $115
  • Always Available
    A masterpiece in storytelling, KÀ uses acrobatic performances, thrilling martial arts techniques from all over the world, and innovations in puppetry and multimedia to tell the epic tale of twins on a perilous journey to fulfill their shared destiny.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $124; Child (Over 5 yrs) $124
  • Always Available
    As The Beatles, they changed the world. LOVE, Cirque du Soleil's interpretation of their legacy, has changed entertainment. Beyond tribute, the show is a physical manifestation of their music and lyrics.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $131; Child (Over 5 yrs) $131
  • Always Available
    Comic musical & artistic show featuring lots of audience interaction with the blue-painted cast.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $133; Child (Over 5 yrs) $133
  • Always Available
    High Roller is a 550-foot tall, 520-foot diameter giant Ferris wheel on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada, United States of America. It opened to the public on March 31, 2014, and is currently the world's tallest Ferris wheel.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $75; Child $75
Standard Hotel: SLS Las Vegas or similar

Day 7 Las Vegas - Grand Canyon West Rim - Las Vegas(335 miles)

We will begin the day by travelling to the West Rim of the Grand Canyon, where we will go to Eagle Point for a breathtaking view of the canyon and the Colorado River below the famous Skywalk Glass Bridge. We will also visit Guano Point. Guests will have the option of taking a helicopter tour of the canyon. On our way back to Las Vegas, we will stop at the Hoover Dam. We will spend the night in Vegas.

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.

Duration: Approx. 4 Hours
  • Always Visit
    Grand Canyon West is a separate tourist area run by the Hualapai Tribe of Indians. Optional activities which can be done at an extra cost include helicopter tours, the educational "Indian Village," and the Skywalk Glass Bridge.
    Admission (Mandatory): Adult $90; Child (2-12 yrs) $90; fee includes transportation, admission, simple lunch, and fuel surcharge|Duration: Approx. 4 Hours
  • Always Visit
    This transparent, horseshoe-shaped bridge hangs out over the West Rim of the Grand Canyon and offers guests a chance to feel as though the could just jump right off the edge of this natural wonder of the world.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $25; Child $25|Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 8:00am - 6:00pm|Duration: Approx. 20 Minutes
  • Always Available
    Perfect for adventure-lovers, this tour takes passengers thousands of feet down into the Grand Canyon. From there, guests will board a pontoon boat and ride down the Colorado River before returning back to the airport via another helicopter ride.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $230; Child (2-12 yrs) $230
  • Always Visit
    Eagle Point is one of the main attractions of the Grand Canyon West Rim. The area features the Skywalk Glass Bridge, and also a "Native American Village" walking tour as well as live performances and demonstrations by tribe members.
  • Always Visit
    This scenic viewpoint gets its name from the Bat Cave Mine it overlooks. Visitors can enjoy the panoramic views of the Grand Canyon as well as learn the history of the old mine, parts of which still stand today.

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.

  • Always Visit
    The largest dam of its time, the Hoover Dam was constructed in just five years by thousands of workers. The entire project required 3.25 million cubic yards of concrete and is almost 750 feet high.
    Admission (Optional): Adult Free|Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes
Standard Hotel: SLS Las Vegas or similar

Day 8 Las Vegas - Barstow - Los Angeles(228 miles)

Before we leave Las Vegas, we will travel to the Ethel M Chocolate Factory and its Botanical Cactus Gardens. On our way back to Los Angeles, we will stop in Barstow, CA, to visit the Tanger Outlets. We will arrive back in LA at night.

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.

  • Always Visit
    A unique combination of food and flora, the Ethel M Chocolate Factory and Botanical Cactus Gardens outside of Las Vegas, NV has something for everyone. Both the gardens and the factory are open to the public free of charge.
    Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 8:30am - 6:00pm, Live chocolate production hours vary, but are generally Monday - Friday until 4:30 p.m. Chocolate factory workers are not available on Saturdays and Sundays.|Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

Barstow serves as a civilized stop-over for off-road enthusiasts and desert adventurers and offers access to a very modest clutch of cultural sights. Find out and about a museum or two, including one with Route 66 as its focus, filming locations like Bagdad Cafe and quaint Calico Ghost Town.

  • Always Visit
    The Tanger Outlets in Barstow, California-- about halfway between Los Angeles and Las Vegas-- offer designer wares at bargain prices. Guests can enjoy discounts on everything from clothing to pocketbooks to electronics and so much more!
    Duration: Approx. 2 Hours
Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn El Monte or Similar
Dulexe Hotel: Quality Suites Rosemead/ Best Western Covina/Park Inn Radisson Covina/ Hotel Fullerton / Pacific Palm / Hilton San Gabriel or Similar

Day 9 Tour Options: Theme Parks, City Tour, or Shopping

Option 1:

Disneyland

We will visit the world-famous Disneyland theme park, the only Disney park to be built under the watchful eye of Walt Disney himself. At 5:30pm, we will head back to the hotel.

One of the largest cities in the United States, LA is known worldwide as the home of the rich and famous. From its famous Hollywood neighborhood to landmarks like the Dolby Theater, this magnificent city is sure to provide fun and amusement for all!

  • Always Available
    California's Disneyland Park is the only theme park to be built under the watchful eye of Walt Disney himself. The "happiest place on Earth" is an 85-acre compound home to eight smaller theme "lands" and the famous Disneyland Resort.
    Duration: Approx. 8 Hours
Option 2:

Los Angeles - San Diego - Los Angeles

(222 miles)
Today we will tour the city of San Diego. We will leave Los Angeles in the morning and make the to-hour drive to the Port of San Diego, where we will board a cruise. After the cruise has ended, we will visit the USS Midway Museum and Balboa Park before heading back to LA.

One of the largest cities in the country is San Diego, California. This beautiful city sits on the Pacific Ocean in southern California, not far from the Mexican border. Come visit SeaWorld, or just enjoy the sights and sounds!

  • Always Visit
    Balboa Park in San Diego, California is a 1,200-acre complex containing gardens, museums, and the famous San Diego Zoo. The park is almost 150 years old, and sees more than 12 million visitors every year as of 2001.
  • Always Available
    This boat tour takes guests into one of the largest natural harbors in the United States. Passengers will see the famous southwestern city of San Diego like never before, and may even catch a glimpse of the naval base!
    Duration: Approx. 50 Minutes
  • Always Visit
    The USS Midway Museum is a maritime museum located on the Navy Pier in downtown San Diego. Much like the Intrepid in New York City, the museum consists of a decommissioned aircraft carrier that has become an educational facility.
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Option 3:

Universal Studios

We will visit Hollywood and the Chinese Theater before heading to Universal Studios. Universal Studios is a combination movie studio and theme park located in the Hollywood area of Los Angeles. It is one of the oldest movie studios still in use, having opened all the way back in 1915.

One of the largest cities in the United States, LA is known worldwide as the home of the rich and famous. From its famous Hollywood neighborhood to landmarks like the Dolby Theater, this magnificent city is sure to provide fun and amusement for all!

  • Always Visit
    With rides based on beloved motion pictures and behind-the-scenes tours of film sets, Universal Studios in Los Angeles is one of the most exciting theme parks in the world. There are constant shows and attractions to fill a day or more.
  • Always Visit
    Until recently, the TCL Chinese Theater along the Walk of Fame was named Grauman's. Since 1926, this theater, designed in a Chinese architectural style, has been the home of numerous blockbuster film premieres.
  • Always Visit
    This world-famous street stretches from East to West across Los Angeles, and features the Walk of Fame. It is home to countless eateries, shops, and boutiques that are sure to pique the interest of visitors of all ages.
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Option 4:

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Los Angeles

(39 miles)
Guests will be picked up in the Los Angeles area in the early morning. From there, we will head to Long Beach, CA. Our tour of this amazing seaside city includes a visit to the Aquarium of the Pacific as well as a two-and-a-half hour whale watching cruise. When we return to LA, we will visit the USS Iowa.

  • Always Visit
    Located on the Rainbow Harbor in Long Beach, California, the Aquarium of the Pacific features exhibits and a collection of over 11,000 animals that reflect the biodiversity of the Pacific. Although the aquarium is open year-round, their Earth-Friendly Garden is open during the spring.
    Opening Hours: Daily 9:00am - 6:00pm|Duration: Approx. 2 Hours
  • Always Available
    This cruise in the warm waters off the coast of Southern California provides you with the opportunity to spot various species of whales, including, orcas, grey whales, blue whales, humpback whales, and more!
    Duration: Approx. 2 Hours 30 Minutes

One of the largest cities in the United States, LA is known worldwide as the home of the rich and famous. From its famous Hollywood neighborhood to landmarks like the Dolby Theater, this magnificent city is sure to provide fun and amusement for all!

  • Always Visit
    The lead ship of its class, the USS Iowa now sits off the shores of Los Angeles, where visitors can hop aboard to take tours of this ship that was designed at the dawn of World War II.
    Opening Hours: 10:00am - 5:00pm
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Option 5:

SeaWorld San Diego

(111 miles)
In the morning, guests will have the chance to take a cruise of San Diego Harbor. After, they will visit SeaWorld San Diego, home to whales, dolphins, walruses, polar bears, and over 300 penguins. In addition to animals, the park also has several rides, including two roller coasters and a log flume.

One of the largest cities in the country is San Diego, California. This beautiful city sits on the Pacific Ocean in southern California, not far from the Mexican border. Come visit SeaWorld, or just enjoy the sights and sounds!

  • Always Visit
    SanDiego's massive SeaWorld park is home first and foremost to the world-famous Shamu killer whale show. There are ten killer whales at the park, in addition to three pilot whales. There are also a number of dolphins.
    Duration: Approx. 5 Hours
  • Always Available
    This boat tour takes guests into one of the largest natural harbors in the United States. Passengers will see the famous southwestern city of San Diego like never before, and may even catch a glimpse of the naval base!
    Admission (Optional): Adult $24; Child (4-12 yrs) $12|Duration: Approx. 50 Minutes
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Option 6:

Los Angeles - Santa Monica - Los Angeles

(28 miles)
Guests will tour the Los Angeles, CA area, beginning with a trip to the gorgeous resort town of Santa Monica, CA. Upon returning to LA, there will be an extensive tour of the city. Stops include the Beverly Hills, Olvera Street, and many more. We will conclude our tour at 5:00 PM..

Santa Monica is a beachfront city in western Los Angeles County, California, US. Santa Monica is home to executives and Hollywood celebrities amongst others and it is a mixture of very affluent, single-family neighborhoods, renters, surfers, young professionals, and students.

One of the largest cities in the United States, LA is known worldwide as the home of the rich and famous. From its famous Hollywood neighborhood to landmarks like the Dolby Theater, this magnificent city is sure to provide fun and amusement for all!

  • Always Visit
    In the exquisite Beverly Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles are the homes of countless celebrities from the film, television, and music industries. Even its area code, 90210, has become iconic across the world.
  • Always Visit
    Celebrating the history of Mexican culture in Los Angeles, the El Pueblo Historic Monument is located in the area that was first settled before Los Angeles became an urban hub. Festivals, street performers, and shopping are year-round attractions.
  • Always Visit
    Both a street and a shopping district that takes up a few blocks, Rodeo Drive is a popular destination for celebrities looking to kill time, so visitors should bring their cameras to snap a shot of their favorite movie stars!
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Option 7:

Desert Hill Factory Outlets

(197 miles)
We will visit the Desert Hill Factory Outlets in Palm Springs, CA for a day of discount shopping. If someone in a group is not interested in shopping, they can instead visit the nearby Morongo Casino.

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.

  • Always Visit
    A large shopping complex that features stores from some of the top names in fashion - Gucci, Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, and many more - the Desert Hill Premium Outlets offer discount prices on these fantastic products.
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Option 8:

Legoland California

(160 miles)
Today, we will visit Legoland California, a theme park and miniature park located in Carlsbad, CA, based on the LEGO toy brand, the third of its kind opened in the world, and the first located outside Europe. It covers an area of 128 acres.

  • Always Visit
    This theme park and miniature park not far from San Diego, CA is based on the Lego brand of building blocks. In addition to the rides and attractions normally associated with theme parks, Legoland features intricate Lego sculptures.
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Option 9:

Disney's California Adventure

We will visit Disney's California Adventure.

One of the largest cities in the United States, LA is known worldwide as the home of the rich and famous. From its famous Hollywood neighborhood to landmarks like the Dolby Theater, this magnificent city is sure to provide fun and amusement for all!

  • Always Visit
    This 72-acre sister park to Anaheim's Disneyland is based on the history and culture of California itself. The park has eight themed areas for visitors to explore, ranging from Hollywood Land to A Bug's Land.
Standard Hotel: Howard Johnson / Baymont Inn Anaheim or Similar
Dulexe Hotel: Quality Suites Rosemead/ Best Western Covina/Park Inn Radisson Covina/ Hotel Fullerton / Pacific Palm / Hilton San Gabriel or Similar
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Day 10 Choose from SFO-A: Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Solvang - San Francisco or SFO-B: Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Monterey - San Francisco

Option 1:

Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - 17 Miles - San Francisco

(407 miles) (SFO-B)
In the morning, we will depart from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara and enjoy the beautiful scenery of the beautiful Pacific Coast along the way. Afterward, we'll head to the picturesque Monterey Peninsula, where gentle sea breezes, meandering coast, surging waves, bizarre rocks, adorable seals and sea lions rest on the beach. Here we'll stop at a first-class golf course to sightsee. Then we'll view the scenery of the 17 Miles. We'll arrive in the Bay Area (Greater San Francisco) in the evening.

For those departures on and after October 15th, we made the following changes on the itinerary: Santa Barbara would be removed from current itinerary; 1-hour stop at Lodge at Pebble Beach along 17-mile drive. Customers may also explore the newly opened Pebble Beach Visitor Center and the Museum (opening on Sep. 1st)

"The American Riviera" in southern California is known for its year-round warm weather. It features miles of beaches as well as historic landmarks like the Mission Santa Barbara, a still-functioning church founded by Spanish missionaries in the 18th century.

Monterey was the capital of Alta California under both Spain and Mexico. It was the only port of entry for taxable goods in California. In 1846 the U.S. flag was raised over the Customs House, and California became part of the United States after the ensuing Mexican-American War.

  • Always Visit
    This breathtaking stretch of coastline along California's Monterey Peninsula takes visitors through a maze of beautiful scenery, unique wildlife, and amazing mansions. Enjoy shopping and dining along the way in addition to taking in the vistas.
    Admission (Mandatory): Adult $5; Child $5
Option 2:

Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Solvang - San Francisco

(420 miles) (SFO-A)
We will depart from Los Angeles in the morning and drive along the beautiful Pacific Coast Highway. We will stop in Santa Barbara, CA to sightsee a bit and later at the Denmark Village in Solvang, CA. Next, we travel to the Icon of America's High-Tech Sectors - Silicon Valley and visit the newly opened Apple Park, "spaceship" campus at a cost of 5 billion dollars. The visitor center features the best view of Apple Park and a store serves apple branded merchandise. Stay overnight in Bay Area.

"The American Riviera" in southern California is known for its year-round warm weather. It features miles of beaches as well as historic landmarks like the Mission Santa Barbara, a still-functioning church founded by Spanish missionaries in the 18th century.

Antiquated windmills and Northern Europeans-style architecture punctuate the little village's skyline. Brilliant sunshine, boundless open country and rolling hills- these are the characteristics of what the original Danish immigrants called "Solvang" or "Sunny Field"

  • Always Visit
    This small city near Santa Barbara, California is a popular California tourist spot due to its historical significance. The town was settled by Danish immigrants, and today serves as a portal to the past for curious visitors.

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!

  • Apple park, conceived by Steve Jobs, is the corporate headquarters of Apple Inc. It has a nickname of spaceship for its circular design and extreme scale.
    Opening Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00am - 7:00pm, Sat 10:00am - 7:00pm, Sun 11:00am - 6:00pm
Standard Hotel: Oakland Airport Executive Hotel, Crowne Plaza Union City, Holiday Inn San Jose, Courtyard Marriott Fremont or Similar
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Day 11 Choose from SFO-A: San Francisco - Berkeley - San Francisco or SFO-B: Berkeley - San Francisco - Modesto

Option 1:

Berkeley - San Francisco City Tour - Modesto

(88 miles) (SFO-B)
We visit the campus of UC Berkeley in the morning. From the nostalgic campus, Golden Gate Bridge and Golden Gate Straight can both be seen! Afterward, we'll drive to San Francisco, home to over 50 rolling hills and surrounded by water on 3 sides. Then we'll visit the Golden Gate Bridge before visiting Fisherman's Wharf. Here you can take an optional cruise on the San Francisco Bay (own expense). Next, we will visit Madame Tussaud or Exploratorium and then we'll visit the only building remaining from 1915 world's exposition, the Palace of Fine Arts. You may take a in-depth city tour at your own cost this afternoon. Stay overnight in Modesto.

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.

  • Always Visit
    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.
    Admission (Mandatory): Adult $5; Child $5

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!

  • Always Visit
    The iconic arches of San Francisco, California's Golden Gate Bridge are known the world over as a symbol of California and the San Francisco Bay area. From movies to postcards, the Golden Gate Bridge is an American icon.
  • Always Visit
    This San Francisco neighborhood is a popular tourist area due to its lovely scenery and abundance of shops, restaurants, museums, and other attractions. The area also hosts several annual events, such as a July 4th fireworks show.
  • Always Visit
    Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum is a favorite attraction of people all over the world. Uncannily lifelike wax sculptures of figures both modern and historic decorate the halls of this museum, which dates back to London and 1836.
    Opening Hours: Mon - Thu 10:00am - 7:00pm, Fri - Sat 10:00am - 8:00pm
  • Always Visit
    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.
  • Always Available
    In addition to a unique vantage point from which to view the Bay Area's skyline, guests will also get a look at "the Rock" Alcatraz Island -- once home to the famous Alcatraz Penitentiary -- and the iconic Golden Gate Bridge.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $40; Child (5-12 yrs) $30; 90 mins|Opening Hours: Closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes
  • Always Available
    This in-depth tour of the city allows guests time at more of the famous Bay Area sights! See some of the most famous landmarks, such as the Twin Peaks, City Hall, Lombard Street, and more!
    Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child $35|Duration: Approx. 3 Hours
  • Always Visit
    This experimental museum where guests can touch, tinker and play with more than 600 interactive exhibits. From large-scale outdoor art installations to explorations of microscopic life in the Bay, the Exploratorium offers learning laboratories that are perfect for all ages.
    Opening Hours: Tue - Sun 10:00am - 5:00pm|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes
Option 2:

San Francisco - UC Berkeley -San Francisco

(20 miles) (SFO-A)
We'll visit the campus of UC Berkeley in the morning. Then hop on the world's last manually operated cable car system Cable Car. After, we will tour the amazing city of San Francisco, CA, like Golden Gate Bridge, Madame Tussauds San Francisco or San Francisco Exploratorium, the Palace of Fine Arts and much more. Guests may choose to take a Bay Cruise to experience the city's sights from the water.

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.

  • Always Visit
    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.
    Admission (Mandatory): Adult $5; Child $5

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!

  • During the peak time, it require a minimum number of participants to avoid cancellation.
    San Francisco proudly boasts the last active cable car system in the world, used mostly by the city's tourist population. Only three lines remain out of the original twenty-three. The first line was established in 1873.
    During the peak time, it require a minimum number of participants to avoid cancellation.
    Admission (Mandatory): Adult $15; Child $15|Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 10:00am - 6:00pm
  • Always Available
    This in-depth tour of the city allows guests time at more of the famous Bay Area sights! See some of the most famous landmarks, such as the Twin Peaks, City Hall, Lombard Street, and more!
    Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child $35|Duration: Approx. 3 Hours
  • Always Visit
    The iconic arches of San Francisco, California's Golden Gate Bridge are known the world over as a symbol of California and the San Francisco Bay area. From movies to postcards, the Golden Gate Bridge is an American icon.
  • Always Visit
    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.
  • Always Visit
    Lombard Street is a famous road in San Francisco that is known for having eight steep, hairpin turns climbing up a one-block stretch between Hyde and Leavenworth Streets. The strange-looking stretch of road is a famous Bay Area spot.
  • Always Visit
    This San Francisco neighborhood is a popular tourist area due to its lovely scenery and abundance of shops, restaurants, museums, and other attractions. The area also hosts several annual events, such as a July 4th fireworks show.
  • Always Available
    In addition to a unique vantage point from which to view the Bay Area's skyline, guests will also get a look at "the Rock" Alcatraz Island -- once home to the famous Alcatraz Penitentiary -- and the iconic Golden Gate Bridge.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $40; Child (5-12 yrs) $30; 90 mins|Opening Hours: Closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes
Standard Hotel: Quality Inn Marina, Oakland Airport Executive Hotel, Crowne Plaza Union City, Courtyard Marriott Fremont
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Day 12 Choose from SFO-A: San Francisco - Monterey - Los Angeles or SFO-B: Modesto - Yosemite - Los Angeles

Option 1:

San Francisco - Monterey - Los Angeles

(356 miles) (SFO-A)
We will depart from the hotel today and head to picturesque Monterey, finding gentle sea breezes, meandering coastline, surging waves, interesting rock formations, and adorable seals and sea lions resting on the beach. We will drive along 17 Miles, a scenic highway that hugs the coast along a stretch of California's Highway 1. Then, we will have the option to visit the Monterey Aquarium, a must-see for all visitors, and a home to over 6500 species of marine life including colorful fishes and deep-sea monsters. We will return to Los Angeles in the evening. Guests will be dropped off, bringing an end to this tour. See "Departure and Return Details" for detailed information.

Monterey was the capital of Alta California under both Spain and Mexico. It was the only port of entry for taxable goods in California. In 1846 the U.S. flag was raised over the Customs House, and California became part of the United States after the ensuing Mexican-American War.

  • Always Visit
    This breathtaking stretch of coastline along California's Monterey Peninsula takes visitors through a maze of beautiful scenery, unique wildlife, and amazing mansions. Enjoy shopping and dining along the way in addition to taking in the vistas.
    Admission (Mandatory): Adult $5; Child $5
  • Always Visit
    The famous Californian Monterey Bay is world-renown for its beauty and wildlife. In addition to the scenic routes that huge the bay's shorelines, visitors can see animals like otters, bottlenose dolphins, and if they're lucky, even humpback whales.
  • Always Visit
    This large aquarium in Monterey, California is home to some of the world's largest and most unique exhibits. It was both the first aquarium to successfully keep a great white shark and cultivate a kelp forest for show.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $50; Child (3-12 yrs) $30|Opening Hours: 10:00am - 6:00pm, Winter: 10am - 5pm; Summer: 9:30am - 6pm; Summer Weekend: 9:30am - 8pm; Close on Christamas Day|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 20 Minutes
Option 2:

Modesto - Yosemite - Los Angeles

(354 miles) (SFO-B)
In the morning we'll depart from the hotel towards Yosemite National Park. Giant trees, mountains, and sparkling streams and lakes, glacier-carved canyons, all these unique features make up Yosemite. Take a walk in the woods and enjoy the fresh forest air. After lunch, we'll travel across Central Valley of California, where over half of the fruits, nuts, and vegetables grown in the country are produced every year. In the evening we'll return to Los Angeles. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations.

Yosemite National Park in central California is best known for the amazing granite cliffs of the Yosemite Valley as well as the towering Yosemite Falls and Sequoias. Millions of people every year journey to this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Due to the weather or the road colsure, we'll visit Solvang as the replacement at the same mandatory fee $5/person
Admission (Mandatory): Adult $5; Child $5
  • Always Visit
    The largest granite monolith in the world, El Capitan is located across from Bridalveil Falls in Yosemite National Park. It juts up about 3,000 feet from the ground, and is a favorite of experienced rock climbers.
  • Always Visit
    The Yosemite Falls in Yosemite National Park, California are the highest known waterfall in all of North America. The Falls are on one of the park's most famous attractions, especially in the spring when they have the most water.
  • Always Visit
    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.
  • Always Visit
    Located in the Yosemite Valley California's Yosemite National Park, Bridal Veil Falls are one of the park's most famous sites. Millions of people every year come to see the 617-foot-high waterfall, which flows year-round.
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Order of the itinerary varies depending on day of departure.

"SFO-A" selected from "san francisco tour option" label the itinerary will be:
Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Solvang - San Francisco
San Francisco - UC Berkeley -San Francisco
San Francisco - Monterey - Los Angeles

"SFO-B" selected from "san francisco tour option" label the itinerary will be:
Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Monterey - San Francisco
UC Berkeley - Madame Tussauds/Exploratorium - San Francisco - Modesto
Modesto - Yosemite - Los Angeles

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

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