Santa Barbara | California | USA
FROM: CAD $2,515 pp

Take in the best of the California coast, the legendary Grand Canyon, glittering Las Vegas and some of Utah's natural wonders on this 7-day escorted group tour. Visit a Spanish mission at Santa Barbara, see the iconic Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco and enjoy a hike in Yosemite National Park. Tour the Las Vegas Strip, enjoy a free night to spend in the casino and uncover the best views of the Grand Canyon's south rim. See Antelope and Bryce Canyon's, explore Zion National Park and opt to end your tour in Vegas, or back in Los Angeles.

Inclusions
Itinerary
Prices & Dates

Trip Highlights

Santa Barbara - Learn the importance of these Spanish Religious outposts for the regions development
Carmel - Explore the town home to Clint Eastwood, enjoying a stroll and some free time
Yosemite National Park - Navigate through this wonderland and awe at the spectacular views of forests, lakes and one of the tallest waterfalls in North America
Grand Canyon National Park - Take in a number of viewpoints of the world's biggest canyon and probably the USA's most famous natural landmark
Bryce Canyon - Visit these surreal natural sculptures and experience the unique changing colours during sunset
Route #1 - Embark on this world-famous route, soaking in the stunning California coastline
San Francisco - Embrace The City by the Bay's iconic landmarks and sights, with a spectacular night view of the city from Bay Bridge
Las Vegas - Stay in the glittering desert city of Las Vegas, indulge in sightseeing, enjoy free time and opt to extend your trip here
Antelope Canyon - Marvel at the stunning dunes formed by mother nature, which are so extraordinary they defy description
Zion National Park - Admire stunning desert views, and experience the tranquil atmosphere of the wilderness, whilst enjoying a leisurely stroll along the Virgin River

Included

6 breakfasts
Escorted by a knowledgeable local tour guide. Please note that guiding will be in English plus one additional language
Entrance to Grand Canyon, Antelope Canyon, Bryce Canyon and Zion National Park
Admission to Yosemite National Park
All relevant transportation in an air-conditioned private minibus or coach
One tree planted with NGO One Tree Planted for every passenger, supporting reforestation projects around the world
6 nights 2-3 star hotels
Guided sightseeing in Santa Barbara, Carmel, San Francisco and “The Strip” in Las Vegas
San Francisco Bay cruise
Tour of Antelope Canyon with local Navajo guide
1 piece of luggage (no weight limit) and 1 small carry on bag, such as a rucksack
Note: This tour is operated in conjunction with our trusted partner and you will join travellers from different operators, not solely On The Go

Not Included

International flights & visas
Any meals or drinks not specified in the inclusions
Items of a personal nature
Tips for your tour guide - an entirely personal gesture!
Insurance is not included
Airport transfers
Optional activities

Itinerary

Day 1

Welcome to Los Angeles!

Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Solvang - Carmel - San Francisco. Head north along the stunning California Coast to the first stop in Santa Barbara. Here, visit a historic Spanish Mission and discover how these religious outposts played a pivotal role in the region's development. Next, proceed to Solvang, a charming Danish village, where you can explore the local shops. Continue north to the renowned Route 1, where you'll experience the breath-taking California coastline up close (smaller vehicles will travel the southern portion of Route 1, while full-size coaches will exclusively use the 17-Mile Drive). Afterward, visit the town of Carmel, famously associated with actor Clint Eastwood. Enjoy some leisure time to explore the town before heading to our hotel for the night.

Accommodation: SpringHill Suites by Marriott Oakland Airport or similar.

Tour pick up: You can be collected for this tour at one of the following locations: Farmers Market Starbucks Coffee Shop - 6444 West 3rd Street, corner of Fairfax Boulevard at 6:30am OR Culver City: 4 Points Sheraton Culver City - 5990 Green Valley Circle, Culver City at 07:00 AM. Please ensure you arrive in Los Angeles the day before your tour.
Overnight: San Francisco

Day 2

San Francisco sightseeing

San Francisco - Modesto. Today, we delve into the beauty of San Francisco, beginning at the Fisherman's Wharf with a cruise on San Francisco Bay, departing to Sausalito with stunning views of the iconic Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island. Return to Pier 39 for a relaxed lunch, followed by an afternoon tour that covers the city’s most iconic landmarks, such as the Golden Gate Bridge, Union Square, Chinatown, and Nob Hill. Conclude your tour with a night-time view of the city from the Bay Bridge. We then make our way to the small city of Modesto for the night.

Accommodation: Modesto Hotel or similar.
Overnight: Modesto  |  Breakfast

Day 3

Yosemite National Park

Modesto - Yosemite National Park - Stevenson Ranch. We travel east through the farmlands of the Joaquin Valley to reach Yosemite National Park, a 1,200-square-mile marvel of forests, lakes, and waterfalls nestled in the Sierra Nevada. Make stops at prominent landmarks such as El Capitan, Bridalveil Fall, and Half Dome. Continue with a hike starting from the Yosemite Visitor Centre to arrive at the grand Yosemite Falls, one of the tallest and waterfalls in North America at 730 meters. After an enchanting day, we embark for Stevenson Ranch for an overnight stay

Accommodation: Comfort Suites Stevenson Ranch or similar.
Overnight: Stevenson Ranch  |  Breakfast

Day 4

Welcome to Las Vegas!

Stevenson Ranch - Las Vegas. Today's adventure takes us east through the desert and Death Valley to the world's gambling capital: Las Vegas. We’ll stop for lunch at the outlet mall on the Nevada State Line, where you can shop renowned brands like Levi's, Nike, Reebok, Timberland, and more.

In the evening, we'll tour the iconic Las Vegas Strip to admire the impressive hotels and attractions built in the heart of the desert. Highlights include Caesar’s Palace, The Mirage, Luxor, Paris, Mandalay Bay, New York-New York, Treasure Island, and more. End the night by trying your luck at one of the many casinos—who knows, you might get lucky!

Accommodation: Harrah's Hotel or similar.
Overnight: Las Vegas  |  Breakfast

Day 5

The mighty Grand Canyon!

Las Vegas - Grand Canyon - Page. Today we travel southeast through the desert and traverse the Navajo Indian reservation until we reach the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. We embark on a tour along the canyon's southern bank, discovering the remarkable story of how the Colorado River sculpted this geological wonder over millennia.

Following a break for lunch, we proceed eastward along the canyon, pausing at various Indian marketplaces to peruse the exquisite handmade arts and crafts. After immersing ourselves in the vibrant Indian market scene, we venture towards the Page and Lake Powell area to spend the evening.

Accommodation: Clarion Inn Page or similar.
Overnight: Page  |  Breakfast

Day 6

Antelope Canyon & Bryce Canyon

Page - Antelope Canyon - Bryce Canyon - Kanab. We kick off the day at Antelope Canyon, an important site in Navajo folklore. Embarking on a tour of the lower Antelope Canyon, we witness the breath-taking dunes shaped by the elements of wind, water, and sand over thousands of years. we then venture westward to Bryce Canyon, renowned for its extraordinary natural sculptures. Here, we'll marvel at the magnificent rock and sand formations, meticulously crafted over millennia by the forces of mother nature.

As the day draws to a close, we'll witness a spectacular sunset from one of the many viewpoints in Bryce Canyon National Park (subject to variations in sunset times). After this unforgettable experience, we make our way towards the charming town of Kanab for the night.

Please note: On certain departures the tour will continue to Cedar City for overnight.

Accommodation: Quality Inn Kanab, Comfort Inn Cedar City or similar.
Overnight: Kanab  |  Breakfast

Day 7

Zion National Park to Vegas or LA

Kanab - Zion National Park - Las Vegas - Los Angeles. Following breakfast, we journey into Zion National Park, another of Utah's 'might five' and named by the Mormon settlers who made this region their home. We explore the park and take in the breath-taking scenery, including a leisurely stroll along the Virgin River, which meanders through the park's picturesque landscapes. Leaving Zion National Park behind, we cross back into Nevada and return to Las Vegas. You can end the tour here, or opt for a late night return to Los Angeles.

This tour is scheduled to end between 20:00 – 21:00, this is an estimated time only. Actual time may change based upon local conditions. Please ensure your departure flight is booked with this time in mind, we recommend booking your flights for the following day. Please note that if opting for the Los Angeles drop off, your arrival will be later in the evening.
Breakfast

Prices & Dates

Departure dates are guaranteed with 1 traveller. 'Twin / Double' prices are per person when there are 2 people sharing a room. 'Single Room' prices are applicable to all solo travellers, or if your booking party cannot reach the minimum of 2 persons in a room. Single Rooms can also be booked by any other person wanting the comfort and privacy of their own room.

Guaranteed Departure
2024
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At a Glance

Range
Trip Type
Starts
Los Angeles
Ends
Las Vegas / Los Angeles
Departs
Monday
Group Size
Min 1 / Max 50
Hotel Rating
2-3 star hotels
Tour Guide
Escorted by a tour guide
Meals
Breakfast: 6
Countries
Minimum Age
No minimum age
Arr. Transfer
No
Dep. Transfer
No
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