18-to-Thirtysomethings: Los Angeles to Seattle Road Trip (NUAS)
Trip Style: Information Not available
Service Level: Camping
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 22, avg 16.
Meals Included: 17 breakfasts, 15 lunches, 12 dinners
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Spot celebs on the streets of LA, See sunset from the rim of the Grand Canyon, Venture along Route 66 to the Las Vegas Strip, Explore Yellowstones colourful geysers and waterfalls
With so many hot spots in Americas Western states, it can be hard to decide where to hit. So weve done all the hard work for you with a 21-day road trip that crosses a host of destinations off your list, keeping time and your budget in mind. Start off on a glamorous note with the glitz of Los Angeles and Las Vegas before venturing to incredible national parks (Joshua Tree, Zion, Grand Canyon). The best of the west awaits.
Call (941) 745-1880 for more information or to book today! Mention code 14106689
- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 12/31/2018
- 21 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Los Angeles||Day 1 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, Santa Monica, Venice Beach and other hot spots around the city; speak to your sales agent to book extra accommodation. Enjoy free time today in Santa Monica, where the hostel is located, and check out the famous pier or hit the beach. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||San Diego||Day 2 Los Angeles/San Diego (1D)|
Your CEO will point out a few famous neighbourhoods and landmarks on the drive out of town. Cruise through Orange County and along the incredible Pacific coastline to the truly remarkable city San Diego. Sun, sand, food and fun awaits us in this beautiful beach city. When the sun sets, experience the Gaslamp Quarter District with numerous pubs and nightclubs. Included Activities: Coronado Island Visit Mission Beach Visit Transport: Private Van with Wi-fi (6.00 hour(s), 190km)
|Day 3||Lake Havasu City||Day 3 San Diego/Lake Havasu City (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Travel to Joshua Tree National Park, taking in the desert scenery and hundreds of Joshua trees, then cool off in the crystal-clear waters of the Colorado River at Lake Havasu. Included Activities: Joshua Tree NP Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (3.00-4.00 hours, 250km) Private Vehicle (2.50-3.00 hours, 240km)
|Day 4||Grand Canyon||Day 4 Lake Havasu City/Grand Canyon (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Charge up your camera batteries in time for this next breathtaking experience as we take Arizonas famous scenic drive through Oak Creek Canyon en route to the Grand Canyon. Included Activities: Grand Canyon Sunset Transport: Private Vehicle (6.00-7.00 hours, 400km)
|Day 5||Grand Canyon||Day 5 Grand Canyon (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Enjoy a free day to discover the Grand Canyon. Opt to hike throughout the park, rent a bike, check out a museum or see the canyon from the sky by helicopter. Included Activities: Grand Canyon South Rim Visit
|Day 6||Monument Valley||Day 6 Grand Canyon/Monument Valley (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Take an optional jeep tour led by a Navajo guide through Monument Valley and be inspired by a night under the stars while camping in this magnificent atmosphere. Transport: Private Vehicle (4.00-4.50 hours, 200km)
|Day 7||Las Vegas||Day 7 Monument Valley/Las Vegas (1B)|
Journey along famous Route 66, and explore the Las Vegas Strip in the evening. Opt to take a VIP party limo experience. Included Activities: Vegas Strip Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (7.00-8.00 hours, 650km)
|Day 8||Las Vegas||Day 8 Las Vegas|
Full day to explore Las Vegas. Walk the strip and try your luck at the tables or slot machines. Or spend the day shopping, dining or poolside. In the evening opt to see one of the wildly entertaining shows Vegas is known for.
|Day 9||Zion National Park||Day 9 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 10||Moab||Day 10 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 11||Moab||Day 11 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 12||Glenwood Springs||Day 12 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 13||Flaming Gorge Reservoir||Day 13 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 14||Jackson||Day 14 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 15||Yellowstone National Park||Day 15 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 16||Yellowstone National Park||Day 16 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 17||Bozeman||Day 17 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 18||Glacier National Park||Day 18 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 19||Glacier National Park||Day 19 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 20||Coeur D'Alene||Day 20 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 21||Seattle||Day 21 Coeur d'Alene/Seattle (1B)|
Theres a lot to see and do in Seattle, and we recommend booking post trip accommodation to spend extra time here if youd like to explore the city. Included Activities: Departure Day (Activities) Transport: Private Vehicle (5.00-6.00 hours, 500km)
Local Flights: N/A
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