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TrekAmerica Westerner 2 BLT

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Trip Operator: Trek America
Trip Price: from £1,279
Trip Type: Small Group Adventure
Trip Style: Adventure/Outdoors
Accommodation: Budget Hotels
Departs From: Los Angeles
Returns to: Los Angeles
Tour duration: 14 days

The perfect California, Nevada and Arizona cocktail. The Pacific Coast sets an ultra mellow tone while a heady blend of adrenaline-fuelled cities adds real zip and zest to the mix. Serve on the rocks; none beat those around the Sierra Nevada and Grand Canyon.

Our routes have been carefully chosen to include the best night stops and highlights. However, as local conditions and passenger requests vary, no two trips will ever be the same. With the guidance of your Trek Leader you may modify certain nightstops and highlights to give a truly unique experience!

Local Payments - All meals paid individually in local restaurants.

Day: 1-2 Los Angeles & San Diego
On day one we say goodbye to LA's champion Lakers and hello to the sunny beaches of San Diego. Catch a wave at a surf lesson, check out SeaWorld's penguins and most famous resident, Shamu, or if you prefer terra firma, hang out with the monkeys at San Diego Zoo.
Accommodation: Budget Lodging included

Day: 3 Lake Havasu
From the California coast, cruise the freeway towards Arizona's Lake Havasu, home of the original London Bridge and "Little Britain" community. En route we'll climb the biggest Sand Dunes of California , so bring your sun-cream!
Accommodation: Budget Lodging included

Day: 4-5 Grand Canyon
One of the true wonders of the world, Grand Canyon National Park is immense and its sunrise is unforgettable. Over 450km long, 25km wide and over 1.5km deep. Pack your best boots and don't forget your camera for a sunrise/sunset hike along the rim. For the more ambitious take the long hike down Bright Angel Trail to Plateau Point, or choose the "bird's eye" view on a scenic flight. Watching the sinking sun paint it amber, maroon and red, its breathtaking immensity still blows you away.
Accommodation: Budget Lodging included

Day: 6-7 Las Vegas
With a sudden burst of neon, Vegas is right in your face - Viva Las Vegas! This is the party capital of the USA but watch out though - some dub this place 'Lost Wages'! Cruise the strip in a stretch limo.or better yet.a stretch Hummer! Enjoy a feast at the Luxor's deluxe buffet, experience the Bellagio's water-show and New York New York's roller coaster before checking out Coyote Ugly and clubbing all night long.
Accommodation: Budget Lodging included

Day: 8-9 Yosemite National Park
Leaving the bright lights of Las Vegas, return to California and its most famous national park, Yosemite. Easy or challenging hikes will bring you face to face with stunning glacier-carved granite monoliths, deep valleys, giant sequoias and spectacular waterfalls. Once deep inside Yosemite, keep your eyes peeled for wildlife including black bears.
Accommodation: Budget Lodging included

Day: 10-11 San Francisco
One of the most vibrant cities in the USA, San Francisco has got it all! We'll tour the city, walk across the Golden Gate Bridge, speak Chinese in China Town, and also check out North Beach and Fisherman's Wharf. View the Bay and Alcatraz on an optional sunset sailboat cruise, then the party people can flock to trendy bars and clubs in North Beach or Haight-Ashbury and that friendly vibe gets even better.
Accommodation: Budget Lodging included

Day: 12 California Coast
From big city to beach towns, California's pristine coastline and the wilderness of Big Sur make for a spectacular drive south along the Highway 1 along the California Coast where we stay for a night near the beach. The California Coast is a stunning stretch of coastline and a good chance to let your hair down.
Accommodation: Budget Lodging included

Day: 13 Santa Barbara
Travelling further down the California Coast we leave plenty of time to explore the world famous Santa Barbara and its Spanish Mission before the nightlife begins. Sometimes referred to as the California Riviera, its beautiful beaches, majestic mountains and colourful culture make Santa Barbara well worth visiting.
Accommodation: Budget Lodging included

Day: 14 Los Angeles
LA, the City of Angels, is the 2nd largest in America and home to countless stars. We'll tour the city and Hollywood Boulevard before visiting LA's iconic Hollywood sign and finishing this trip of a lifetime!

Tour ends at approx 17:00 hours in Los Angeles on day 14.

2013
13 Mar 13 - 26 Mar 13
27 Mar 13 - 09 Apr 13
24 Apr 13 - 07 May 13
08 May 13 - 21 May 13
22 May 13 - 04 Jun 13
05 Jun 13 - 18 Jun 13
19 Jun 13 - 02 Jul 13
26 Jun 13 - 09 Jul 13
03 Jul 13 - 16 Jul 13
10 Jul 13 - 23 Jul 13
17 Jul 13 - 30 Jul 13
24 Jul 13 - 06 Aug 13
31 Jul 13 - 13 Aug 13
07 Aug 13 - 20 Aug 13
14 Aug 13 - 27 Aug 13
28 Aug 13 - 10 Sep 13
04 Sep 13 - 17 Sep 13
11 Sep 13 - 24 Sep 13
25 Sep 13 - 08 Oct 13
09 Oct 13 - 22 Oct 13
23 Oct 13 - 05 Nov 13
06 Nov 13 - 19 Nov 13
20 Nov 13 - 03 Dec 13
04 Dec 13 - 17 Dec 13
18 Dec 13 - 31 Dec 13

2014
08 Jan 14 - 21 Jan 14
12 Feb 14 - 25 Feb 14
12 Mar 14 - 25 Mar 14
26 Mar 14 - 08 Apr 14
23 Apr 14 - 06 May 14
07 May 14 - 20 May 14
21 May 14 - 03 Jun 14
04 Jun 14 - 17 Jun 14
18 Jun 14 - 01 Jul 14
25 Jun 14 - 08 Jul 14
02 Jul 14 - 15 Jul 14
09 Jul 14 - 22 Jul 14
16 Jul 14 - 29 Jul 14
23 Jul 14 - 05 Aug 14
30 Jul 14 - 12 Aug 14
06 Aug 14 - 19 Aug 14
13 Aug 14 - 26 Aug 14
27 Aug 14 - 09 Sep 14
03 Sep 14 - 16 Sep 14
10 Sep 14 - 23 Sep 14
24 Sep 14 - 07 Oct 14
08 Oct 14 - 21 Oct 14
22 Oct 14 - 04 Nov 14
05 Nov 14 - 18 Nov 14
19 Nov 14 - 02 Dec 14
03 Dec 14 - 16 Dec 14
17 Dec 14 - 30 Dec 14

Tour Inclusions:
> Grand Canyon sunrise or sunset
> Scenic coastal Highway One
> Walk the Golden Gate Bridge
> Scenic walks and hikes
> City tours of Hollywood, Las Vegas and San Francisco
> Sightseeing in San Diego
> National Parks - Yosemite and the Grand Canyon
> Walk amongst towering granite peaks
> Services of a TrekAmerica tour leader
> All transportation by private adventure vehicle
> 13 hotel/cabin/hostel nights on a multi-share basis

Tour Exclusions:
> Great National Park hikes US$FREE
> SeaWorld Adventure Park US$59
> Grand Canyon helicopter flight US$234-$264
> IMAX theatre US$8-$12
> Extreme hummer tour US$75-$145
> Las Vegas casinos shows US$50-US$200
> Limos in Las Vegas US$25
> San Diego Zoo US$37
> San Diego water sports US$20-$45
> Las Vegas helicopter flight: US$80-$350
> San Francisco Cable Car Ride US$10-$20
> Sunset Sailboat Cruise US$35-$95 (Available in season only)
> Cycling in Yosemite Valley US$20 (Available in season only)

What to Bring:
Sleeping Bag
Warm Clothing
Torch
Walking Shoes
Waterproof Jacket

What NOT to Bring
Tent and camping equipment

Terms & Conditions
See website for full details
 

Phone: 44 (0) 208 682 8920
TrekAmerica Travel Ltd
16/17 Grange Mills
Weir Road, London SW12 0NE
United Kingdom
Email: info@trekamerica.co.uk
Web: http://www.trekamerica.com

TrekAmerica's distinctive style of travel offers something different to your ordinary guided tour or package holiday. Now in our fourth decade of discovery, we have the knowledge and experience to share with you the old favourites and a few of our secret spots you won't find on a map.

But even after almost 40 years, the mystery of the open road beckons as strong as ever. Staying true to our mantra of "fun, freedom & flexibility", you never know what you'll find around the corner. Inviting the unknown, welcoming the unexpected and creating the unimaginable is what TrekAmerica is all about.

Booking & More Info


Phone: 44 (0) 208 682 8920
Email: info@trekamerica.co.uk
Web: http://www.trekamerica.com/tours/w2b.html?CMP=SPC-BPG

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Tour Highlights

  • Stunning sunrise/sunset over the Grand Canyon
  • Sightseeing in Las Vegas, San Fran and LA
  • Explore Yosemite and Grand Canyon National Parks


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