13 Days Los Angeles-Yellowstone- Bryce Canyon- San Francisco- Las Vegas

Tour code: YSF2

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Tour Duration:

13 Days

Departure days:

Highlights:

The most famous city, the most beautiful national park, the most popular attractions!

Pricing /per person (USD):

  • Single: Free
  • Double: Free
  • 3rd person: Free
  • 4th person: Free

Itinerary

Day 1
Hometown - Los Angeles

Arrive in Los Angeles, California-which is the second largest city in the United States and the entertainment capital of the world. After your arrival you will be transferred to your hotel.  

**Our normal Los Angeles International airport (LAX) pick up schedules are from 9:00AM - 10:00PM.

Day 2
Disneyland

Today the bus tour departs at 9:00 AM to spend the day at Disneyland Park-"The Happiest Place on Earth". This theme park is an enchanted kingdom of fantasy and imagination where children and the young at heart find that their dreams do come true. You will enjoy seeing your favorite Disney characters as they await you in the Park where you can give them a hug or get an autograph and a photo. Disneyland is a seamless mix of yesterday, today and tomorrow. You will enjoy the different themed areas of Disneyland Park like Main Street USA where you can marvel at Sleeping Beautys Castle or cheer on the marching bands and let the clip-clop of the horse drawn carriages bring you back in time. As you visit the other themed areas like Fantasyland, Frontierland, Adventureland, and Tomorrowland you will go wild in the West, sail with the pirates at sea, go on an adventure with Alice in Wonderland, and fast forward into the future. Disneyland gets better every year so even if you have been to Disneyland before, come back and relive the magic.

Day 3
Universal Studio

The bus tour will depart at 9:00 AM and pass through Los Angeles on your way to Universal Studios-Hollywood. At this real film and television studio you will go behind the scenes, beyond the screen and right into the action of your favorite movies. With thrilling park rides and shows and L.A. best shops and restaurants, Universal Studios is a rare experience that is fun for the entire family. You can take an exclusive, behind the scenes look at how some of your favorite movies and TV shows are made on the studio tour. You can see some of the sets from The War of the Worlds, and from the ABC hit series Desperate Housewives and other TV shows on Hollywoods most famous backlot. You can also spend the day with your family on all the rides and at all the shows. Join Shrek and Donkey on their adventures in Shrek 4-D or laugh with Bart, Homer and the family on the Simpsons Ride or get ready for your face to face meeting with a 50 feet T-Rex in Jurassic Park-The Ride or jump into the future at the Terminator 2-3D show.

Day 4
Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Solvang - Silicon Valley - San Francisco

Departing from Los Angeles in the morning, we will be heading towards Santa Barbara along the beautiful scenery of the Pacific Coast Highway. Santa Barbara, also known as the “American Riviera”, is one of the best places to visit to enjoy the comforting setting of a Southern California beach town. After our stop in Santa Barbara, we will be heading toward Solvang, a town that adopts Danish architecture, and we will be enjoying our lunch here. The next stop will be Silicon Valley, and we will be visiting some world famous IT company headquarters. Finally, we will arrive in San Francisco in the evening to enjoy our dinner, and will rest at the hotel.

Day 5
San Francisco

In the morning the bus tour will cross the Bay Bridge that crosses San Francisco Bay and links Oakland and San Francisco. Here in San Francisco you will explore the Golden Gate Bridge which is one of the most beautiful, and most photographed, bridges in the world. When it was completed in 1937 it was the longest suspension bridge in the world but now it is only the second longest bridge in the United States after the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in New York City. You will also visit Fishermans Wharf which is a world famous tourist attraction that is a thriving and lively local neighborhood and commercial area. There is world class dining along a row of seafood restaurants, shopping at Pier 39, street vendors, and souvenir stores on this major fishing pier. You can even see fishermen at work, which is always a fun and unique experience. You will also visit Lombard Street which is famous for having a steep, one-block section that consists of eight tight hairpin turns. You will delight in watching cars go down one of the most crooked street in San Francisco. You will also tour the Palace of Fine Arts which is a building originally constructed for the 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition and is designed with Roman and Greek architecture. Also housed within the Palace of Fine Arts is the Exploratorium which is an interactive museum dedicated to science, nature, art and technology. Today this landmark serves as a performing theater and special events site. It has been home to many special events including concerts, movies, television, and educational events.

Day 6
Roaring Camp Redwood Forest Train - 17Miles - Monterey Aquarium - Los AngeleS

This morning we are headed to the cozy little town of Roaring Camp in the California Coastal Mountains. ‘Woooh’… The steam train may sound farfetched today, but brings back sweet memories. As the whole world is adapted to maglev trains and highways, we are taking a lovely and scenic ride on a nostalgic steam train today! Depart from an authentic cowboy village, winds through redwood forests; it’s truly a memorable experience! Head to the picturesque Monterey Peninsula afterwards. Gentle sea breezes, meandering coast, surging waves, bizarre rocks, adorable seals and sea lions rest on the beach; world’s first-class golf courses (stop 30 minutes for sightseeing, 5 Grand Slam have been held here) stretch beyond shiny multi-million dollar mansions.. Scenery of 17 Miles (Admission included) is truly breathtaking. World’s famous California Highway 1 (drive on); honeymooner’s Mecca - Lovers Point(drive by); the stunning view of 17 Miles… ensuing surprises come one after another and simply indulge yourself in this poetic wonderland. To all Monterey’s visitors, the world’s famous Aquarium is a must-see. 6500 species of marine life including colorful fishes and deep-sea monsters, call the Aquarium home, seagulls flying high above! Return to Los Angeles in the evening . 

Day 7
Los Angeles - Las Vegas

Depart from Los Angeles this morning, and begin our pleasant journey. Pass through Mojave Desert and enjoy the barren landscape decorated by Joshua trees! Arrive in Las Vegas at noon, will have lunch at Las Vegas. After Las Vegas, we continue our journey to St. George Utah and stay overnight.

Day 8
St. George - Lake Powell - Bryce Canyon - Salt Lake City

Drive to Glen Canyon in the morning, which holds back Lake Powell. Lake Powell is the nation's second-largest artificial lake surrounded by 96 canyons. The view is stunning. The next stop after Glen Canyon, is Antelope Canyon— one of the Top Ten Sites in the World for Photography. Next we head to Bryce Canyon National Park to discover the spectacular view of the reddish-orange colored sandstone formations, called hoodoos. An amphitheater that is filled by pinnacles, spires, bridges and mesas. Stay overnight in Salt Lake City. 

Day 9
Salt Lake City - Jackson Hole - Grand Teton - Yellowstone

We drive through part of Utah, Idaho, and Wyoming before arriving at Jackson Hole.  Enjoy the picturesque view along the way! The Elk Antler Arches is a must-see, in downtown Jackson. After lunch we are headed to Grand Teton National Park following the road that runs along Snake River.   Snow covered mountains, shimmering alpine lakes and abundant wildlife together make Grand Teton a fairyland! Next stop is Yellowstone National Park. We take you to see the bunch of impressive spots including Grand Prismatic Hot Spring, Fountain Paint Pot, Old Faithful, and West Thumb Geyser Basin, etc. Stay overnight in Big Sky Montana. (Thermal features in Yellowstone are surrounded by board walks, each attraction takes averagely 30 minutes to walk, please wear walking shoes)

Day 10
Yellowstone National Park - Salt Lake City

After breakfast, we will continue to explore Yellowstone National Park. Afterwards, we will travel along the Snake River to Grand Teton National Park, where we will see this natural wonder's amazing view. After a stop in Jackson, WY, we will arrive in Salt Lake City to visit the Utah State Capitol. 

Day 11
Salt Lake City - Las Vegas

We are headed to Las Vegas today. You may take an optional night tour to explore the prosperity of night life in Las Vegas and enjoy all the spectacles and fantasies on the strip!

Day 12
Hoover Dam - Grand Canyon West Rim - Skywalk - Las Vegas

Drive to Hoover Dam in the morning, sightsee this largest and tallest concrete structure of it’s time. Visit the dam and overlook North America's largest artificial lake - Lake Mead. Then, travel to one of the most famous 7 natural wonders in the world - the Grand Canyon! 

West Rim (Skywalk): Over eons, the Colorado River and erosion have sculpted this amazing landscape. Grand Canyon west rim belongs to Indian Reservation. The group will take the designated park shuttle to enter the canyon. Upon arriving in the terminal, you may take the helicopter ride and sightseeing boat tour (Optional), in order to feel the canyon and Colorado River from different perspective and explore the true beauty of the Grand Canyon. Afterwards, you may take the park shuttle to the next sightseeing spots, Eagle Point and Guano Point. At Eagle Point, you may take an optional visit to the "Skywalk", which is the new gigantic construction built on the very edge of the Grand Canyon West Rim. The group will return to Las Vegas in the evening. You may watch the world’s renowned show at your own cost (optional).

*The west canyon entrance fee (lunch included) is $90(Start from 1st April 2016). Customers who participate in this trip should pay the entrance fee.

Day 13
Chocolate Factory - Botanical Cactus Gardens - Buffet Brunch - Outlets - Los Angeles( LAX Airport)

We head to Ethel M Chocolate Factory and Botanical Cactus Gardens before leaving Las Vegas. Be sure to sample a piece of fresh-made chocolate and enjoy sightseeing the Cactuses Garden. Then we drive to Tanger Outlets in Barstow to enjoy some discounted shopping. Carrying multiple top brands in the world, Tanger Outlets will not disappoint you. The wonderful trip ends in the evening once we get back to Los Angeles. 

**Please arrange flight from Los Angeles International airport (LAX) departure time after 9:30 PM (USA domestic flight) or after 10:30pm (international Flight).

Optional Activities:

  • (B) Grand Canyon West Skywalk Admission: Adult $25 / Child $25
  • Las vegas Believe Show: Adult $110 / Child $110
  • Las Vegas KA Show: Adult $122 / Child $122
  • Las vegas Night Tours: Adult $35 / Child $35
  • Mandatory Fee : Grand Canyon West Admission + Lunch: Adult $90 / Child $90
  • Mandatory Fee: Snow King Mountain Scenic Chairlift Rides + Yellow Stone National Park + Grand Teton National Park + Salt Lake City + Fuel Surcharge: Adult $120 / Child $120 / Senior $120

Departure Time and Locations:

Important Notes:

Tour fee includes the following unless specified otherwise in individual tours:

  • Hotel accommodation throughout the entire duration of the tour (excluding last day of the tour)
  • Round trip deluxe air-conditioned bus transportation
  • Airport transportation for tours that specify airport pickup and dropoff in the itinerary (first and last day)
  • Bilingual Tour guide (English, Mandarin, Cantonese)

Tour fee not includes the following unless specified otherwise in individual tours:

  • Meals and attraction admissions (admission prices in Optional Activities section may not be up-to-date). **Travellers are NOT allowed to use any CITY PASS or self-purchased admission tickets to join the sightseeing attractions during the tour**
  • Service Charge to tour guide and driver. USD $8.00 per day, per traveller (adult and child who takes a bus seat)
  • Airport transportation if arrival date is other than the first day of the tour, or departure date is other than the last day of the tour
  • Personal expenses, baggage handling fee at the airport and hotel
  • Travel Insurance
  • Any visa application fee

Tour Cancellation:

  • 90% refund for cancellations made at least 15 days before departure date
  • 75% refund for cancellations made 8-14 days before departure date
  • 50% refund for cancellations made 4-7 days before departure date
  • No refund for cancellations made 3 days or less prior to departure or "No Show" on the date of tour

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