Trip Style: Information Not available
Service Level: Camping
Physical Demands Rating: 1 - You'll have to walk around on your own, climb some stairs and carry your own bag. Easy does it.
Group Size: Max 22, avg 16.
Meals Included: 21 breakfasts, 18 lunches, 13 dinners
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Soak in the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas, Savour a sunset scene at Flaming Gorge Reservoir, See the majestic peaks of Grand Teton National Park, Explore the vibrant city of Seattle, Stroll along the Santa Cruz boardwalk
Go from the sparkling lights of the big city to stunning views in the wilderness on this 26-day road trip tour. Without worrying about navigation or accommodations, your only job is to soak in the incredible experiences that lie ahead. Swim in the worlds largest hot spring pool, spot bison, wolves, and black bears roaming in Yellowstone National Park, and channel your inner cowboy with line dancing in Jackson. Balancing city glamour with moments in the great outdoors, this once-in-a-lifetime road trip does it all.
Call (816) 420-8688 for more information or to book today! Mention code 14391101
- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 6/30/2019
- 26 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Las Vegas||Day 1 Las Vegas|
Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Zion National Park||Day 2 Las Vegas/Zion National Park (1L, 1D)|
Boasting endless hiking possibilities, the region that the Virgin River has sculpted into a profound landscape masterpiece is a great setting to spend the afternoon. High plateaus, striking towers, temples, mesas, and the earths tallest-known sheer sandstone walls surround visitors with their awe-inspiring beauty. Included Activities: Zion National Park Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (2.50-3.00 hours, 270km)
|Day 3||Moab||Day 3 Bryce Canyon NP/Moab (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Explore Bryce Canyon and see its famous hoodoos. Drive along isolated Scenic Byway 12 to Moab. Included Activities: Bryce Canyon National Park Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (2.00 hour(s), 140km) Private Vehicle (8.00 hour(s), 445km)
|Day 4||Moab||Day 4 Moab (1B)|
Explore Arches National Park, carved and shaped by eons of weathering and erosion. It contains the worlds largest concentration of natural stone arches. Explore the parks viewpoints and hike to sandstone fins, massive balanced rocks, and soaring pinnacles. Included Activities: Arches National Park Visit
|Day 5||Glenwood Springs||Day 5 Moab/Glenwood Springs (1B, 1L)|
Travel to Glenwood Springs in Colorado and opt to go for a hike at nearby Hanging Lake, rent a bike in Glenwood Canyon, or go for a swim in the worlds largest hot springs pool. Transport: Private Vehicle (3.00-4.00 hours, 320km)
|Day 6||Flaming Gorge Reservoir||Day 6 Glenwood Springs/Flaming Gorge Reservoir (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Continue on to the Utah-Wyoming border and stop at Flaming Gorge for the evening. See how this canyon got its name while watching the sun reflect off the red canyon walls at sunset - dont forget your camera! Transport: Private Vehicle (5.00-6.00 hours, 375km)
|Day 7||Jackson||Day 7 Flaming Gorge Reservoir/Jackson (1B, 1L)|
In the afternoon, reach Jackson and marvel at the town square's elk antler arches. In the evening, enjoy a night out with a true wild western atmosphere at the One Million Dollar Bar. Transport: Private Vehicle (3.00-4.00 hours, 310km)
|Day 8||Yellowstone National Park||Day 8 Jackson/Yellowstone National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Stop at Jenny Lake in Grand Teton National Park and take in the tranquil surroundings. Included Activities: Grand Teton National Park Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (5.00-6.00 hours)
|Day 9||Yellowstone National Park||Day 9 Yellowstone National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Yellowstone is beyond special. Geysers, waterfalls, wildlife, and scenic beauty are around every corner just waiting to be explored. In fact, Yellowstone National Park is a super volcano with the world's largest active geyser field, boasting more than 10,000 geysers. The Park is also home to more wild animals than almost anywhere else in the U.S., including roaming bison, gray wolves, elk, black bears, and, of course, the famous grizzly bear. Travel through some of the most famous landmarks of Yellowstone, including Old Faithful, Grand Prismatic Spring, West Thumb, and Yellowstone Lake. Included Activities: Yellowstone South Loop Excursion Transport: Walking (4.00 hour(s))
|Day 10||Bozeman||Day 10 Yellowstone National Park/Bozeman (1B, 1L)|
Spend the day exploring the highlights of the Northern Loop. Continue on to the university town of Bozeman, Montana. Enjoy free time to explore this evening. Included Activities: Yellowstone Northern Loop Excursion Transport: Private Vehicle (3.00-4.00 hours)
|Day 11||Glacier National Park||Day 11 Bozeman/Glacier National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Travel through the stunning Montana scenery to Glacier National Park. With over 20 glaciers and 200 lakes and streams, Glacier National Park is a must see. Choose from 730 miles of hiking trails to really enjoy this majestic park. Included Activities: Glacier National Park Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (4.00-5.00 hours)
|Day 12||Glacier National Park||Day 12 Glacier National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Explore Glacier NP with its many glaciers, lakes and streams. Opt to drive Going-to-the-Sun Road and reach the Continental Divide. Included Activities: Glacier National Park Visit
|Day 13||Coeur D'Alene||Day 13 Glacier National Park/Coeur d'Alene (1B, 1L)|
Continue west to beautiful Coeur d'Alene. Surrounded by over 50 lakes, this town is an outdoor haven. Opt to walk the floating boardwalk, go mountain biking, or take part in watersports on Lake Coeur d'Alene. Transport: Private Vehicle (4.00-5.00 hours, 385km)
|Day 14||Seattle||Day 14 Coeur d'Alene/Seattle (1B)|
Travel through the state of Washington to Seattle. Transport: Private Vehicle (5.00-6.00 hours, 500km)
|Day 15||Seattle||Day 15 Seattle|
Enjoy a free day in Seattle. Opt to visit Pike Place Market, the first Starbucks location, ride to the top of the Space Needle, or take a day trip to nearby Mt Rainier National Park.
|Day 16||Portland||Day 16 Seattle/Portland (1B)|
Drive south to the city of Portland. One of the most popular cities to visit north of California on the West Coast, Portland is artsy, funky and full of great eating and drinking options. Spend the afternoon getting to know this cool city. Transport: Private Vehicle (2.50-3.50 hours, 280km)
|Day 17||Bend||Day 17 Portland/Bend (1B, 1L)|
Enjoy a few final hours taking in the quirkiness of Portland before continuing on to Bend, consistently voted one of the best places to live in the US. Arrive in time to explore a bit of the town. Transport: Private Vehicle (3.50-4.50 hours, 260km)
|Day 18||Redwood National Park||Day 18 Bend/Redwood National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Leave early to spend a few hours at gorgeous Crater Lake National Park. Enjoy a short hike in the area before continuing on to Redwood National Park, home to the tallest trees on Earth. Spend the afternoon taking in the gigantic coastal redwoods, and keep a keen eye for wildlife throughout the park. Included Activities: Crater Lake National Park Visit Redwood National Park Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50-2.00 hours) Private Vehicle (4.00-5.00 hours, 330km)
|Day 19||Napa Valley||Day 19 Redwood National Park/Napa Valley (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Travel through California to beautiful Napa Valley. Opt for an afternoon wine tasting. Transport: Private Vehicle (5.50-6.50 hours, 450km)
|Day 20||Lake Tahoe||Day 20 Napa Valley/Lake Tahoe (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Continue on to idyllic Lake Tahoe. Enjoy a free afternoon for hiking, lake activities or relaxing. Transport: Private Vehicle (3.00-4.00 hours, 300km)
|Day 21||Yosemite National Park||Day 21 Lake Tahoe/Yosemite National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)|
With a keen eye and a little luck, spot black bears, deer or coyotes. Included Activities: Tioga Pass Drive Yosemite National Park Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (8.00 hour(s), 385km)
|Day 22||Yosemite National Park||Day 22 Yosemite National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Full day to explore Yosemite National Park. Hike the many trails Yosemite has to offer and be inspired by this beautiful and amazing landscape. Option to rent bikes in Yosemite Valley. Included Activities: Yosemite National Park Visit
|Day 23||San Francisco||Day 23 Yosemite National Park/San Francisco (1B, 1L)|
Arrive at one of the most iconic cities in the world: San Francisco. The CEO will point out some popular sites on the drive into town. Transport: Private Vehicle (6.00 hour(s), 230km)
|Day 24||San Francisco||Day 24 San Francisco|
Enjoy a free day to explore San Francisco.
|Day 25||Morro Bay||Day 25 San Francisco/Morro Bay (1D)|
Crashing waves, rolling fog, and sheer rocky cliffs will make this journey down Californias coast Highway 1 an unforgettable experience. Included Activities: Elephant Seal Rookery Transport: Private Vehicle (6.50 hour(s), 390km)
|Day 26||Los Angeles||Day 26 Morro Bay/Los Angeles (1B)|
Pass by Santa Barbara as we make our way to Los Angeles. Your CEO will point out a few famous neighbourhoods and landmarks on the drive into the City of Angels. Additional Notes: Please note this trip ends on arrival to Los Angeles. Theres a lot to see and do in LA, and we recommend spending extra time here if youd like to explore Hollywood, Rodeo Drive and other hot spots around the city; speak to your sales agent to book extra accommodation. Included Activities: Departure Day (Activities) Transport: Private Vehicle (7.00 hour(s), 350km)
Local Flights: N/A
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