8-Day San Francisco, Yosemite, Las Vegas, Grand Cnayon, Monterey Bay, Santa Cruz, Roaring Camp from San Francisco

  • Tour code: 552-3178
  • Available: Daily (Jan - Nov 17); Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Sun (Nov 18 - Dec 24)
  • Depart from: San Francisco, CA
  • Duration: 8 Days 7 Nights
From USD$858

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Highlights:

Visit Grand Canyon, AZ, Las Vegas, NV, San Francisco, CA, Yosemite National Park, CA, Monterey, CA, Napa Valley, CA, Santa Cruz, CA, Gilroy, CA.

Pricing Details

Single: $1258
Double (/Person): $858
Third Person Adult: $338
Child (Age 2-9): $338
Fourth Person Adult: $538
Child (Age 2-9): $538

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.

    • Children policy: Child rates apply to those who are 2-9 years and sharing one room with at least 2 adults. Please note each hotel room can only accommodate 4 guests (adults or children regardless of age). Child under 8 years needs to bring own child seats, if not rental fee applied.
      3rd person, 4th person or child must share with the 1st & 2nd travelers in the same room (2 double beds). Extra beds, extra items and services (such as extra toiletries and towels) will not be provided.
    • Infant Rate: A separate seat is required for infants and infant rate ($25/day) apply to those under 2 years old (*rate does not include any admission fees)
    • Hotel rooms are typically designed and equipped for two travelers. They usually feature a queen- or king-sized bed or two double beds, which are meant to provide adequate comfort for two travelers.
  • Hotel rooms are typically designed and equipped for two travelers. They usually feature a queen- or king-sized bed or two double beds, which are meant to provide adequate comfort for two travelers. And if your tour overnight at Los Angeles or Las Vegas, please book it at least 3 days before departure, or you'll pay the addtional resort fees and have no group discount.
  • 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 - Yosemite National Park - Fresno(228 miles)
  • Day 3 Fresno - Las Vegas(261 miles)
  • Day 4 Las Vegas - Hoover Dam - Optional Grand Canyon - Las Vegas(270 miles)
  • Day 5 Las Vegas - San Francisco(416 miles)
  • Day 6 San Francisco - Napa Valley - San Francisco(133 miles)
  • Day 7 San Francisco - Santa Cruz - Gilroy - San Francisco(194 miles)
  • Day 8 San Francisco - Monterey - Carmel - San Francisco(243 miles)
  • Itinerary is subject to change due to departure days.
    Tuesday Departure
    1.Transfer in / San Francisco City Tour
    2.Santa Cruz Wharf / Roaring Camp,Steam Train / Gilroy Outlet
    3.Napa Valley
    4.Monterey / 17 Miles Drive / Carmel
    5.San Francisco / Yosemite National Park
    6.Fresno / Las Vegas
    7.Grand Canyon
    8.Las Vegas / San Francisco / Transfer out (10:30pm or later)
    Wednesday Departure
    1.Transfer in / San Francisco City Tour
    2.Napa Valley
    3.Monterey / 17 Miles Drive / Carmel
    4.San Francisco / Yosemite National Park
    5.Fresno / Las Vegas
    6.Grand Canyon
    7.Las Vegas / San Francisco
    8.Santa Cruz Wharf / Roaring Camp,Steam Train / Gilroy Outlet / Transfer out (10:30pm or later)
    Thursday Departure
    1.Transfer in / San Francisco City Tour
    2.Monterey / 17 Miles Drive / Carmel
    3.San Francisco / Yosemite National Park
    4.Fresno / Las Vegas
    5.Grand Canyon
    6.Las Vegas / San Francisco
    7.Santa Cruz Wharf / Roaring Camp,Steam Train / Gilroy Outlet
    8.Napa Valley / Transfer out (10:30pm or later)
    Friday Departure
    1.Transfer in / San Francisco City Tour
    2.Napa Valley
    3.Monterey / 17 Miles Drive / Carmel
    4.San Francisco / Yosemite National Park
    5.Fresno / Las Vegas
    6.Grand Canyon
    7.Las Vegas / San Francisco v8.Santa Cruz Wharf / Roaring Camp,Steam Train / Gilroy Outlet / Transfer out (10:30pm or later)
    Saturday Departure
    1.Transfer in / San Francisco City Tour
    2.Santa Cruz Wharf / Roaring Camp,Steam Train / Gilroy Outlet
    3.San Francisco / Yosemite National Park
    4.Fresno / Las Vegas
    5.Grand Canyon
    6.Las Vegas / San Francisco
    7.Monterey / 17 Miles Drive / Carmel
    8.Napa Valley / Transfer out (10:30pm or later)
    Sunday Departure
    1.Transfer in / San Francisco City Tour
    2.Monterey / 17 Miles Drive / Carmel
    3.San Francisco / Yosemite National Park
    4.Fresno / Las Vegas
    5.Grand Canyon
    6.Las Vegas / San Francisco
    7.Napa Valley
    8.Santa Cruz Wharf / Roaring Camp,Steam Train / Gilroy Outlet / Transfer out (10:30pm or later)
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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.
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    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.
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    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
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    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.
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    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.
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    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.
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    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 $32; 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 - Yosemite National Park - Fresno(228 miles)

We will depart from San Francisco and drive to Yosemite National Park. Here, we will get to see Tunnel View, Bridal Veil Falls, El Capitan, the Merced River, Yosemite Falls, and Half Dome. We will spend the night in Fresno.
In case of snow in Yosemite, Death Valley is the alternative with no objection. Overnight stay in Los Angeles.

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.

  • Always Visit
    This is one of Yosemite's most popular outlooks, often the first landmark that visitors come to. INear, Wawona Tunnel, it was renovated in 2008.
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    Bridal Veil Falls are one of Yosemite's most famous geological formations, a 617-foot waterfall that flows all year round. When the wind blows strongly enough, the waterfall appears to be falling sideways.
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    El Capitan is the largest granite monolith in the world, rising about 3,000 feet above the ground, featuring notoriously difficult climbing routes that even the most experienced climbers find challenging.
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    Running from the Sierra Nevada to Central Valley in California, the Merced River cuts through Yosemite National Park, and offers visitors excellent hiking trails along its banks or whitewater rafting trips through its rapids.
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    This breathtaking system of waterfall is the tallest in North America at roughly 2,425 feet, and one of Yosemite National Parks most popular attractions. It is divided into three sections: the Upper Falls, Middle Cascades, and Lower Falls.
  • Always Visit
    The Half Dome is known the world over as a challenging and rewarding hiking and mountain climbing location. It is an iconic image of Yosemite. Visitors hoping to reach the summit should come prepared for an arduous trek.
Standard Hotel: Wyndham Garden Hotel Airport/Piccadilly Hotel Airport or similar

Day 3 Fresno - Las Vegas(261 miles)

Today, we will journey to fabulous Las Vegas. Upon our arrival in the afternoon, guests will be free to spend their time as they please. There is an optional night tour available for those who would like to explore the city. Guests can also see a famous Vegas show on their own.

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
    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 (2-12 yrs) $25|Duration: Approx. 3 Hours
Standard Hotel: Excalibur Hotel and Casino or similar

Day 4 Las Vegas - Hoover Dam - Optional Grand Canyon - Las Vegas(270 miles)

Today, guests can visit either the South Rim or the West Rim of the Grand Canyon.

South Grand Canyon
Drive by Hoover Dam for a photo stop on the way to the Grand Canyon. Overnight stay in Las Vegas.

Grand Canyon West Rim "The Skywalk"
Your journey begins from stopping by the magnificent Hoover Dam and then on to the Majestic Hualapai Indian Reservation. You may walk on the Skywalk or 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.

  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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
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    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|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
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    Covering more than four thousand years of human history and interaction with the Grand Canyon, from the early Anasazi through the present day, this movie is an informative and spectacular exploration of what it means to visit the canyon.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $13; Child $13|Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes
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    One of the many comfortable lodges for visitors to the Grand Canyon Village, the Bright Angel Lodge offers lodging and amenities right on the South Rim of the country's greatest natural wonder, ensuring for a memorable stay.
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    This building was constructed in 1905 in the style of older Hopi Indian architecture. Its purpose is to serve as a marketplace for Native American crafts for visitors to the Grand Canyon Village. It also houses a Hopi museum.
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    Mather Point is a popular stop along the South Rim of the Grand Canyon, providing an exquisite overlook of the vast and expansive natural wonder below.
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    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
Standard Hotel: Luxor Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV or similar

Day 5 Las Vegas - San Francisco(416 miles)

Leave Las Vegas in the morning, bus to San Francisco. Overnight stay in San Francisco.
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 - Napa Valley - San Francisco(133 miles)

Today we will visit Napa Valley before shopping at Napa Premium Outlet

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.

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 7 San Francisco - Santa Cruz - Gilroy - San Francisco(194 miles)

We will motor high to Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf, then continue to visit Bear Mountain area and Roaring Camp. You can stroll around the Redwood Trees and take a one hour steam train tour. Next, we will visit the Gilroy Premium Outlets.

  • Always Visit
    The steam trains that run along Roaring Camp Railroads' lines are authentic, dating back to 1867 and the protection of an area of redwoods known as the "Big Trees." The railway was established in 1875 to carry tourists there.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $27; Child (2-12 yrs) $20

Gilroy is the southernmost city in Santa Clara County, California. Gilroy is well known for its garlic crop and for the annual Gilroy Garlic Festival, featuring various garlicky foods, including garlic ice cream.

  • Always Visit
    The Gilroy Premium Outlets in Gilroy, California offer designer wares at bargain prices. Stores at the outdoor complex include Hugo Boss, Polo Ralph Lauren, Eddie Bauer, Brooks Brothers, Anne Taylor, Banana Republic, and many more, with more to come.
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 8 San Francisco - Monterey - Carmel - San Francisco(243 miles)

Today, we will see the beautiful coastline of California as we drive along the 17-Mile Drive, passing Seal Rock, the Lone Cypress, Pebble Beach, and old Fisherman's Wharf, until we reach the charming little town of Carmel. Then, we will go to Monterey to see the Monterey Bay Aquarium. At the end of the day, we will return to San Francisco so guests can be dropped off at the airport for their departure flights. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding when to book flights.

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
    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 $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
Itinerary is subject to change due to departure days.
Tuesday Departure
1.Transfer in / San Francisco City Tour
2.Santa Cruz Wharf / Roaring Camp,Steam Train / Gilroy Outlet
3.Napa Valley
4.Monterey / 17 Miles Drive / Carmel
5.San Francisco / Yosemite National Park
6.Fresno / Las Vegas
7.Grand Canyon
8.Las Vegas / San Francisco / Transfer out (10:30pm or later)
Wednesday Departure
1.Transfer in / San Francisco City Tour
2.Napa Valley
3.Monterey / 17 Miles Drive / Carmel
4.San Francisco / Yosemite National Park
5.Fresno / Las Vegas
6.Grand Canyon
7.Las Vegas / San Francisco
8.Santa Cruz Wharf / Roaring Camp,Steam Train / Gilroy Outlet / Transfer out (10:30pm or later)
Thursday Departure
1.Transfer in / San Francisco City Tour
2.Monterey / 17 Miles Drive / Carmel
3.San Francisco / Yosemite National Park
4.Fresno / Las Vegas
5.Grand Canyon
6.Las Vegas / San Francisco
7.Santa Cruz Wharf / Roaring Camp,Steam Train / Gilroy Outlet
8.Napa Valley / Transfer out (10:30pm or later)
Friday Departure
1.Transfer in / San Francisco City Tour
2.Napa Valley
3.Monterey / 17 Miles Drive / Carmel
4.San Francisco / Yosemite National Park
5.Fresno / Las Vegas
6.Grand Canyon
7.Las Vegas / San Francisco v8.Santa Cruz Wharf / Roaring Camp,Steam Train / Gilroy Outlet / Transfer out (10:30pm or later)
Saturday Departure
1.Transfer in / San Francisco City Tour
2.Santa Cruz Wharf / Roaring Camp,Steam Train / Gilroy Outlet
3.San Francisco / Yosemite National Park
4.Fresno / Las Vegas
5.Grand Canyon
6.Las Vegas / San Francisco
7.Monterey / 17 Miles Drive / Carmel
8.Napa Valley / Transfer out (10:30pm or later)
Sunday Departure
1.Transfer in / San Francisco City Tour
2.Monterey / 17 Miles Drive / Carmel
3.San Francisco / Yosemite National Park
4.Fresno / Las Vegas
5.Grand Canyon
6.Las Vegas / San Francisco
7.Napa Valley
8.Santa Cruz Wharf / Roaring Camp,Steam Train / Gilroy Outlet / Transfer out (10:30pm or later)

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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. No change in pick-up location is allowed within 2 business days from departure. We are not responsible for the missed tour due to unconfirmed change in pick up locations.

Cancellations and Alteration 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 through web mail at Contact Us. Your refund request will be answered and processed promptly. If you do not receive any reply within 2 business days, that means your request is not received successfully; thus, the tour status remains "confirmed". Please contact us immediately at 617.500.7002.
(Notification day and departure day are not counted)

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 (e.g. minimum number of passengers) 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.