The Great Outdoors Self Drive Camping/Hotel 7 Seater Car
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Grab the keys and hit the West Coast of the USA on an unforgettable road trip through the great outdoors. An American adventure like no other, this independent, self-drive tour takes you into the heart of some of the most iconic cities and national parks in the world. Climb the epic Half Dome of Yosemite, scramble through the sandstone cliffs of Zion, be blown away by the gigantic Grand Canyon and enjoy the freedom to stop anywhere, anytime. With mix of camping and lodging, this trip is perfect for those wanting to immerse themselves with the West Coast’s natural beauty. Best of all – we’ll take care of the camping gear and the car so you can get out and enjoy North America’s wilderness playground!
- Cruise the boardwalks and boulevards of LA.
Day 1 San Francisco
As a truly multicultural city, San Francisco has a wealth of cuisines, cultures, artistic events and eclectic scenes over every hill and around every corner.
Days 2-3 Yosemite National Park
If heaven descended to Earth, it would probably look like Yosemite. One of America's most popular national parks, its waterfalls, dramatic cliffs and wilderness areas are breathtaking.
Day 4 Bishop
Surrounded by the beautiful scenery of the eastern Sierra Nevada, Bishop is a well-known base for rock climbers preparing to take on the many nearby climbing spots.
Days 5-6 Las Vegas
To witness the roll of the dice, the brightness of the lights and the general ostentatiousness of Las Vegas is a quintessential American experience.
Day 7 Zion National Park
Zion National Park showcases soaring canyons, impressive hiking trails and beautiful waterways, all coloured by the mesmerising pink-, red- and white-hued rocks that the park is famous for.
Day 8 Lake Powell
Controversially created in the 1960s, Lake Powell is now a popular holiday destination, consisting of 96 water-filled canyons, 3,150 km of shoreline and endless red-hued canyon walls.
Days 9-10 Grand Canyon
Words don't do justice to the Grand Canyon, a stunning 1.5 km deep gorge formed by over six million years of erosion from the Colorado River.
Day 11 Joshua Tree National Park
Owing its worldwide fame to U2, the Joshua Tree National Park lies within the Mojave and Colorado deserts and is striking for its rock formations and incredible night skies.
Days 12-13 Los Angeles
Although not as glitzy as it likes to make out, LA does have a lot to offer with its eclectic array of restaurants, entertainment and modern-day culture.
Maximum of 5 travellers per group
Camping (with facilities), Hotel
Please note the following surcharges: - Drivers under the age of 25 years old are subject to a 25USD per day supplement. - Any additional nominated drivers are subject to a 10USD per day supplement. These fees are to be paid locally direct to the car hire agency