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12-Day Oregon, Redwood, Crater Lake, Monterey Bay, Yellowstone, Grand Canyon, Antelope Canyon tour from San Francisco

  • Tour code: 952-2734
  • Available: Mon, Fri (Apr. - Aug.)
  • Depart from: San Francisco, CA; Burlingame, CA
  • Duration: 12 Days 11 Nights
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Highlights:

Visit Yellowstone, Las Vegas, Salt Lake City, Bryce Canyon National Park, Zion National Park, Grand Teton National Park, Monterey, Antelope Canyon, McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park, Napa Valley, Redwood National Park.

Pricing Details

Single: $2178
Double (/Person): $1408
Third Person Adult: $298
Child (Age 2-9): $298
Fourth Person Adult: $958
Child (Age 2-9): $958

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 details:
    • Price have been adjusted to reflect the discount
    • Cancellation of 3rd discounted passenger must be made at least 3 days before departure.
    • No-show (or late cancellation) of 3rd discounted passenger will be no refund for the reserved bus seat.
  • San Francisco Hotel Surcharge: Due to convention in San Francisco (check-in dates in Bay Area on Jan 29-31, Mar 19-22, Apr 15-19, May 17-21, Jul 9-11, Aug 8-10, Sep 23-27, Oct 3-5, 12-15, 27-31 and Nov 1, 9-11), Hotel may not available and we will find other hotels. Please note surcharge may apply, we will notify you of any price change and await your acceptance.
  • A separate seat is required for child who is 0-8 yrs old. Please bring it on your own or rent it from us, the rental fee for the safety seat is $25/person/day.

Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1 San Francisco
  • Day 2 San Francisco - Napa Valley - Redwood National Forest - Eureka(305 miles)
  • Day 3 Eureka - Crater Lake National Park - Klamath Falls(224 miles)
  • Day 4 Klamath Falls - Mount Shasta View Point - McArthur-Burney Falls - San Francisco(361 miles)
  • Day 5 San Francisco - Monterey - Carmel - San Francisco(243 miles)
  • Day 6 San Francisco - Sacramento - Elko(429 miles)
  • Day 7 Elko - Salt Lake City - Yellowstone National Park(549 miles)
  • Day 8 Yellowstone National Park - Grand Teton - Jackson Hole - Pocatello(192 miles)
  • Day 9 Pocatello - Salt Lake City - Bryce Canyon National Park(416 miles)
  • Day 10 Bryce Canyon National Park - Lower Antelope Canyon - Page - Zion National Park - Las Vegas(330 miles)
  • Day 11 Tour options: Grand Canyon South Rim/West Rim
  • Day 11 Tour options: Grand Canyon South Rim/West Rim
  • Day 12 Las Vegas - San Francisco(568 miles)
  • When West Yellowstone Hotels cannot be confirmed, hotels in Jackson will be used. Depending on hotel location, the sequence of the tour might be altered.
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Day 1 San Francisco

Guests should book flights that will arrive at the San Francisco airport before 11:00am if they would like to join an optional city tour that visits the Civic Center, Twin Peaks, Golden Gate Park, the Golden Gate Bridge, the Palace of Fine Arts, Fisherman's Wharf, Market Street, and Chinatown. Those who arrive after 11:00am will be considered voluntary forfeit and no refunds will be given.

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
    Golden Gate Park is the fifth most-visited park in the United States and is actually 20% larger than New York's Central Park. This San Francisco landmark stretched from the waterfront over three miles into the city itself.
  • Always Visit
    The Civic Center area is the center of government in San Francisco. Its features two large plazas, and its main attraction is the San Francisco City Hall. The Hall has a recognizable gold-outlined dome, the fifth-largest in the world.
    Opening Hours: Mon - Fri 10:00am - 2:00pm|Duration: 45 Minutes to 1 Hour
  • Always Visit
    San Francisco's Twin Peaks are two prominent hills near the center of the city. Each one stands at about 922 feet tall, and they offer amazing views of the Bay Area all the way down to the water.
  • 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
    Market Street is an important major road in San Francisco, and has been the location of many important events in the city, usually parades. It has been compared to New York City's Broadway in terms of importance and effect.
  • Always Visit
    San Francisco's incredibly famous Chinatown neighborhood in the oldest Chinatown in North America and the largest Chinese community outside of Asia. Established in 1848, this once-small enclave has grown to over 100,000 residents and draws tons of tourists annually.
  • Always Available
    Take a boat ride around one of the most famous and historical bays in the United States, the famous San Francisco Bay. Guests can enjoy the scenic views of the Golden Gate Bridge and Angel Island.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $33; Child (5-17 yrs) $22|Opening Hours: Closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour
Standard Hotel: Red Roof Inn SFO or similar
Dulexe Hotel: Hilton SFO/Double tree by Hilton hotel SFO/Hilton Garden Inn SFO/Hilton San Francisco Union Square

Day 2 San Francisco - Napa Valley - Redwood National Forest - Eureka(305 miles)

Today we will visit Napa Valley. In the afternoon, we will enter the Redwood National Forest as highlights include: Chandelier Tree, Tree Shop, Founder's Tree Grove, and the Avenue of Giants. Overnight stay in Eureka.

This region between San Francisco and Sacremento is internationally famous for its wines, which are considered among the best in the world. Visitors can tour many of the more than four hundred vineyards and wineries that dot the area.

Home to the tallest trees on Earth. The trees can live to be 2000 years old and grow to over 300 feet tall. The park also protect vast prairies, oak woodlands, wild riverways, and nearly 40 miles of pristine coastline, all supporting a rich mosaic of wildlife diversity and cultural traditions.

Standard Hotel: Red Lion Hotel or similar

Day 3 Eureka - Crater Lake National Park - Klamath Falls(224 miles)

Visit Crater Lake National Park. The lake was formed after the collapse of Mount Mazama -an ancient volcano that erupted approximately 7,700 years ago. The lake is 6 miles long, 4 miles wide and 1932 feet deep. Overnight stay in Klamath Falls.

The lake was formed after the collapse of mount mazama - an ancient volcano that erupted approximately 7,700 years ago, the length of lake is 6 miles and width is 4 miles with a depth of 1932 feet.

Standard Hotel: Days Inn or similar

Day 4 Klamath Falls - Mount Shasta View Point - McArthur-Burney Falls - San Francisco(361 miles)

Driving through the Klamath river basin, we will arrive at foothills of Mt Shasta. Then we will continue to visit Burney Falls. We will head back to Bay Area after the tour.

The waterfall that gives this park its name may not be the tallest or longest, but they are some of the most unique falls on the planet. A series of cascading falls flows out from the cliffside rock itself.

Standard Hotel: Red Roof Inn SFO or similar
Dulexe Hotel: Hilton SFO/Double tree by Hilton hotel SFO/Hilton Garden Inn SFO/Hilton San Francisco Union Square

Day 5 San Francisco - Monterey - Carmel - San Francisco(243 miles)

We will experience the beauty of the California coastline while driving through 17 Miles Scenic Drive. Then we will see Seal Rock, the majestic Cypress Point, Pebble Beach, Fisherman's Warf and the town of Carmel highlight this area. We will also visit Monterey Bay Aquarium.

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.

  • Please note between 08/25/2018 - 08/26/2018, due to Concours D' Elegance will be held in Pebble Beach, So 17 mile tour will be detour. If guests want to join 17 mile tour in this period, they will be refunded $5/person admission of golf course.
    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.
    Please note between 08/25/2018 - 08/26/2018, due to Concours D' Elegance will be held in Pebble Beach, So 17 mile tour will be detour. If guests want to join 17 mile tour in this period, they will be refunded $5/person admission of golf course.
  • 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 $36; Child (2-12 yrs) $28; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $33|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
Standard Hotel: Red Roof Inn SFO or similar
Dulexe Hotel: Hilton SFO/Double tree by Hilton hotel SFO/Hilton Garden Inn SFO/Hilton San Francisco Union Square

Day 6 San Francisco - Sacramento - Elko(429 miles)

Today we will visit the California State Capital in Sacramento. Sacramento was at the heart of the gold rush, Pony Express and first continental railroad. In the afternoon we will head through the famous Donner Pass and enter Nevada. Overnight stay in Elko.

Founded in 1849, Sacramento was at the heart of the gold rush, Pony Express, and first trans-continental railroad. Today it serves as the capital of the state of California and one of its most important cities.

  • Always Visit
    At the State Capitol, the past, present and future of California interact with equal force. The building serves as both a museum and the state's working seat of government. Visitors to the Capitol can at once experience California's rich history and witness the making of history through the modern lawmaking process.
Standard Hotel: Red Lion Hotel Elko or High Desert Inn or similar

Day 7 Elko - Salt Lake City - Yellowstone National Park(549 miles)

Today, we will head for Salt Lake City. On the way we will see the salt flats and the Great Salt Lake. In the afternoon we will travel along the Wasatch Mountains and pass through land of scorched rocks. We will spend the night in West Yellowstone.

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.

  • Passing By
    (Passing By) 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.
Standard Hotel: White Buffalo/Country Inn/Roundup/Traveler's Inn or similar

Day 8 Yellowstone National Park - Grand Teton - Jackson Hole - Pocatello(192 miles)

Today, we will visit Yellowstone National Park, where we will see attractions like the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Fountain Paint Pot Geyser Basin, Midway Geyser Basin, and the Old Faithful. We will also get the chance to see the various species of wildlife that inhabit the park, including bison, elk, and bears. Then, we will continue to Grand Teton National Park. Next we will tour Jackson Hole. We will head for Pocatello, ID for the night.

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
    This impressive gap in the earth in the first large canyon on the Yellowstone River. It is 24 miles long, and can reach a quarter-mile in depth and 3/4 a mile in width. It is gorgeously colored.
  • 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.
  • Always Visit
    The Midway Geyser Basin in Yellowstone National Park is relatively small, but contains an impressive amount of thermodynamic geologic activity, including the Grand Prismatic Hot Spring, the largest in Yellowstone.
  • 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.

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.

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.

Standard Hotel: Clarion/ Ramada in Pocatello or similar

Day 9 Pocatello - Salt Lake City - Bryce Canyon National Park(416 miles)

Upon arrival in Salt Lake City we will visit Temple Square. Later in the afternoon, we will head to Bryce Canyon National Park. We will overnight stay in Bryce Canyon.

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
    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.

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.

Standard Hotel: Bryce View Lodge or Days Inn Bryce or similar

Day 10 Bryce Canyon National Park - Lower Antelope Canyon - Page - Zion National Park - Las Vegas(330 miles)

In the morning, we will visit Lower Antelope Canyon, then hike to Horseshoe Bend. After that, we will visit Zion National Park. In the evening, we will arrive in Las Vegas. Guests can choose many restaurants to eat at or stop by one of the famous casinos on the Las Vegas Strip.

The most popular slot canyon in the American Southwest is Antelope Canyon, a sandstone formation formed by flood and rainwater. And the Upper Antelope Canyon is certainly the most fascinating one. Carved by water with incredible forms cliffs renvoies then this light to reveal an amazing palette of colors gold, orange, red, gray and white.

Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes
  • Always Visit
    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.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $58; Child (8-12 yrs) $48|Opening Hours: Apr - Sep 8:00am - 5:00pm, Oct - Mar 9:00am - 1:00pm

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
    Horseshoe Bend is a curve in the Colorado River, about 5 miles from Lake Powell. The view from the overlook above offers a wide angle of this colorful canyon and tight curve.

The highlight of Zion National Park in southwestern Utah is Zion Canyon, which reaches a half mile in depth. The park is home to a spectacular amount of plants and animals, including over two hundred species of birds.

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
    This is the quintessential Las Vegas street, lined to the brim with some of the city's biggest casinos, which in turn house the city's best venues for entertainment. The Strip is also home to the iconic "Las Vegas" sign.
  • Always Available
    See fabulous Las Vegas at its best-- at night! This exciting tour of the famous Strip takes guests to sights such as the Bellagio Fountains, Venetian Hotel, Volcano at the Mirage, and more.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child (2-11 yrs) $25|Duration: Approx. 3 Hours
Standard Hotel: Excalibur Hotel and Casino or similar

Day 11 Tour options: Grand Canyon South Rim/West Rim

Option 1:

Grand Canyon West Rim

(541 miles)

We will stop by the Magnificent Hoover Dam and then on to the Majestic Hualapai Indian Reservation where is located at the West Rim of the Grand Canyon. You can walk on the Skywalk, take a helicopter flight into the Grand Canyon & cruise along the Colorado River aboard a pontoon boat. Overnight stay in Las 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.

  • Always Visit
    This horseshoe-shaped see-through glass walkway extends out over the West Rim of the Grand Canyon. The bridge will be able to sustain winds in excess of 100 miles per hour from 8 directions, as well as an 8.0-magnitude earthquake.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $30; Child $30|Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 8:00am - 6:00pm|Duration: Approx. 20 Minutes
  • Always Visit
    From pontoon boat rides to the impressive Skywalk Glass Bridge, the West Rim of the Grand Canyon is home to unique experiences unlike any other place along the ridges of this natural wonder.
    Admission (Mandatory): Adult $80; Child $80; excludes lunch|Duration: Approx. 4 Hours
  • Always Available
    These exciting tours from the West Rim descend directly into the Grand Canyon. They combine the thrill of a helicopter and the speed of a pontoon boat to form an unforgettable up-close experience with the magnificent Grand Canyon.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $220; Child $220|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour
  • Always Available
    On this tour, you will fly above and deep into the Grand Canyon via the West Rim in a might helicopter, following the winding path of the Colorado River.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $188; Child $188

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.

Option 2:

Las Vegas - Grand Canyon South Rim - Las Vegas

(541 miles)
Today, we will go to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. We will be able to take a thrilling helicopter tour above the canyon. At the end of the day, we will head back to Las 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.

  • Due to weather condition in winter season, we have the rights to cancel Grand Canyon South option tours at any time without notice. At that time guest can  choose Grand canyou west rim or have a free time at Las Vegas.
    Every year, over five million people stand on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon to absorb the majestic views of one of the world's greatest natural wonders. Visitors can take hiking or driving tours to explore the area.
    Due to weather condition in winter season, we have the rights to cancel Grand Canyon South option tours at any time without notice. At that time guest can choose Grand canyou west rim or have a free time at Las Vegas.
    Admission (Mandatory): Adult $50; Child $50
  • Always Available
    This helicopter tour is the best way to catch a panoramic view of the majestic South Rim of the Grand Canyon, viewing the massive canyon walls glimmer and reflect in the sun.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $230; Child $230
Standard Hotel: Excalibur Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV or similar
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Day 12 Las Vegas - San Francisco(568 miles)

In the morning we will drive back to San Francisco. On the way we will see the world's first solar power plant. After crossing the Mojave Desert, we will see the world's longest runway at Edwards Air Force Base. Next, we will pass by the Tehachapi mountain range and see California's largest wind power generating operation. In the afternoon, we will travel through the fertile Central Valley. We will drop off at the Bay Area around 7:00pm.
** Please arrange your air-ticket departure from San Francisco (SFO) airport after 10:30pm.
- You can self dismiss at Las Vegas today, hotel check out time is 11 am.
- For tour passengers who would like to have a transfer service from Las Vegas to Los Angeles, service fee is $35 per person.
When West Yellowstone Hotels cannot be confirmed, hotels in Jackson will be used. Depending on hotel location, the sequence of the tour might be altered.
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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.

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