Day 1 Los Angeles
Today, guests will gather in Los Angeles, where they will meet an official tour guide in the baggage claim area of LAX for domestic flights or at the exit gate for international flights. From there, they will transfer to the hotel for check-in. All who arrive before 2:00pm from International flight or 3:00pm from domestic flights can join an optional Night Tour of the city.
Day 2 Los Angeles - Las Vegas - St. George (389 miles)
After morning pickup in Los Angeles, we will head to Las Vegas. On the way, we will travel across the San Bernardino National Forest and the Mojave Desert. When we arrive in Las Vegas, we will have a short time to explore before continuing to St. George, UT for the night. Guests joining the tour in Las Vegas should meet the guide by Starbucks located on 2nd floor in Skyrise Tower of Circus Circus Casino Las Vegas by 3:00pm.
Day 3 St. George - Antelope Canyon - Bryce Canyon - Provo (374 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 Provo, UT, for the night.
Day 4 Provo - Jackson Hole - Grand Teton - Yellowstone (280 miles)
Today we will travel to Jackson Hole. Be sure to visit the Elk Antler Arches Square located in the center of Jackson! Afterwards, we will head to Grand Teton National Park. We will visit Yellowstone National Park in the afternoon, stopping at Grand Prismatic Spring, Old Faithful Geyser, the West Thumb Geyser Basin, and many more places. We will spend the night in West Yellowstone.
Day 5 Yellowstone - Sheridan (244 miles)
Today, we will travel to Yellowstone National Park, home to the world's largest super volcano and over 10,000 fascinating geothermal features like Norris Geyser, Upper Falls, Artist Point, Hayden Valley, Fishing Bridge, Mud Volcano and more! We will spend the night in Sheridan, WY.
Day 6 Sheridan - Devils Tower - Mt. Rushmore - Crazy Horse - Casper (526 miles)
In the morning, we will drive to Devil's Tower, the country's first national monument. Next, we will head to iconic Mount Rushmore, followed by the Crazy Horse National Monument. Later on, we will spend the night in Casper.
Day 7 Casper - Salt Lake City (408 miles)
Drive to Independent Rock State Historic Site this morning, then we will head to Salt Lake City, where we will visit the Utah State Capitol, the most expensive, luxurious state house in the U.S. We will also Temple Square. After that, stay in Miavale.
Day 8 Salt Lake City - Las Vegas (420 miles)
In the morning we will explore Great Salt Lake Marina, then travel to Las Vegas, where we will spend the night. Guests may take an optional night tour of the city.
Day 9 Las Vegas - Barstow - Los Angeles (272 miles)
In the morning, we will visit the Ethel M Chocolate Factory and admire its Botanical Cactus Garden. From Feb 15, 2020, we'll visit Seven Magic Mountains before stop in Barstow, CA, to visit the Tanger Outlets. Afterward, we will continue to LA, where guests will transfer to the airport for their departure flights. Alternatively, guests can choose to depart from Las Vegas, but are required to arrange their own transportation to the airport. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding when to schedule flights.