National Park EXPLORER – Starting in Los Angeles 12 DAYS / 11 NIGHTS 

WHAT TO EXPECT

LOS ANGELES LAS VEGAS GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK >CANYONLANDS NATIONAL PARK ARCHES NATIONAL PARK >GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARKSALT LAKE CITY BRYCE CANYON NATIONAL PARK ZION NATIONAL PARK

DEPARTURE INFORMATION 2019

  • June 7•28

  • July 12*19

  • August 2*9*23

  • September 6*13

Prices

  • Option from Los Angeles Airport: 1/2 DBL = $1754.00 TPL = $1514.00 SGL = $2628.00

  • Option from Los Angeles Downtown: 1/2 DBL = $1860.00 TPL = $1622.00 SGL = $2840.00

ITINERARY

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DAY 1 FRIDAY

Los Angeles

Welcome to Los Angeles, the capital of the film an television industry, a booming cultural mecca with over 300 museums and perpetual pleasant weather! Upon arrival at the airport, transfer to the hotel either via the hotel’s shuttle (Airport Option) or on a seat-in basis (Downtown Option).

DAY 2 SATURDAY

Los Angeles

This morning explore Los Angeles during a half-day city tour including the famous Hollywood Boulevard, Graumann’s Chinese Theatre, the “Walk of Fame”, Sunset Strip and Downtown Los Angeles. Afternoon at leisure to relax at the hotel or perhaps to join an optional sightseeing tour.

DAY 3 SUNDAY

Los Angeles > Las Vegas (270 m / 435 km)

Travel through the desert to the man-made paradise of Las Vegas. Enjoy this boomtown resort, featuring non- stop casinos, fabulous entertainment, great restaurants and attractions.

DAY 4 MONDAY

Las Vegas > Grand Canyon (345 m / 555 km)

Departure for one of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Grand Canyon. Its grandiose landscape inspires and overwhelms the senses through its immense dimensions: 227 miles (446 km) long , up to 18 miles (29 km) wide and more than a mile (1,600 m) deep.

DAY 5 TUESDAY

Grand Canyon > Monument Valley >Canyonlands > Moab (322 m / 515 km)

This morning, continue to the Painted Desert and Monument Valley, land of the Navajo Indian, an enchanted land of buttes and spires. While en route to Moab, catch a glimpse of another wonderful National Park in southern Utah: Canyonlands. Its rugged beauty is only a prelude to the next day’s journey.

DAY 6 WEDNESDAY

Moab > Arches > Rock Springs (290 m / 462 km)

Continue the tour with yet another magnificent National Park: Arches, a symphony of colors and shapes, created by the forces of nature. The tour will reach Rock Springs in the afternoon.

DAY 7 THURSDAY

Rock Springs > Grand Teton > Jackson Hole (239m/382km)

Early morning departure for a visit to Grand Teton National Park, where jagged granite peaks reflect into a myriad of alpine lakes. Its lush forests are home to antelope, mule, deer, chipmunks and colorful blue jays. The tour continues to picturesque Jackson Hole, Wyoming, the town that epitomizes the true Wild West.

DAY 8 FRIDAY

Jackson Hole > Yellowstone Area (107 m / 172 km)
Enjoy a day of discovery in America’s first national park: Yellowstone. The park has many special features such as geysers, mud volcanoes, bald eagles and herds of bison roaming freely on the prairies. The entire day is free to explore this natural wonder and with some luck, catch a glimpse of a bear!

DAY 9 SATURDAY

Yellowstone Area > Salt Lake City (323m/517km)
Travel south to Utah’s State Capital, Salt Lake City, host of the 2002 Winter Olympic Games. Visit Temple Square, the Mormon Tabernacle and the State Capitol before arrival at the hotel.

DAY 10 SUNDAY

Salt Lake City Bryce (284 m / 454 km)

Depart Salt Lake City for Bryce Canyon. Spend some time enjoying the unforgettable landscape: an intricate design of sandstone pinnacles and grottos. This park has a stunning array of colors and shapes that even the most talented artist would have difficulties capturing.

DAY 11 MONDAY

Bryce > Zion > Las Vegas (238 m / 381 km)

Morning sightseeing of another impressive national park: Zion. The park’s plateaus and stunning landscapes will leave anyone breathless. Continue along the Virgin River to the Mojave Desert and the state of Nevada. In the after-noon, arrive in Las Vegas, the city of lights.

DAY 12 TUESDAY

Las Vegas

End of Escorted Tour.

INCLUDED IN THIS TOUR

Option 1 / Airport

  • Arrival transfer (hotel shuttle, no Meet and Greet) to Hilton Los Angeles Airport

  • Accommodation for 11 nights, including taxes and porterage (excluding Los Angeles)

  • Air–conditioned motorcoach and guide for the entire tour (excluding airport transfers)

  • City sightseeing of Los Angeles

  • Admissions to: Monument Valley and all National Parks


Option 2 / Downtown

  • Meet and Greet and arrival transfer (seat-in basis) to L.A. Grand Hotel Downtown

  • Accommodation for 11 nights, including taxes and porterage (excluding Los Angeles)

  • Air–conditioned motorcoach and guide for the entire tour (excluding airport transfers)

  •  City sightseeing of Los Angeles

  •  Admissions to: Monument Valley and all National Parks

THE EXTRAS (ADDITIONAL COST)

  • Helicopter tours in Grand Canyon National Park >Night tour of Las Vegas Sightseeing by Jeep in Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park

  • Breakfasts