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The lake itself – which can be very pretty – is the other major draw. Formed in 1938 by the construction of Parker Dam, it's much beloved by water rats, especially students on spring break (roughly March to May) and summer-heat escapees from Phoenix and beyond.


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$889 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Southwest USA 7 Days LA to SF: Hostel Hopper

ItineraryDay 1: Los Angeles to Lake Havasu and Colorado RiverPass By: Venice Beach, Los Angeles, CaliforniaAfter picking everyone up in Venice Beach, Santa Monica and Los Angeles we take off through the desert on our way to Lake Havasu and the Colorado River!Pass by without stoppingPass By: Mojave Desert, CaliforniaWe cruise through the desert today! Pass By: Lake Havasu, Lake Havasu City, ArizonaTonight we camp right next to Lake havasu and the Colorado River! Meals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tonight we camp next to the Colorado River and Lake Havasu! Day 2: Lake Havasu to Grand Canyon National ParkStop At: Colorado River, Grand Canyon National Park, ArizonaToday we wake up next to Lake Havasu and enjoy a nice morning swim before heading off to the Grand CanyonDuration: 1 hourStop At: Grand Canyon South Rim, Grand Canyon National Park, ArizonaFree day to explore the Grand Canyon. Take a hike into the canyon, Explore the visitor centers or take the highly recommended optional helicopter ride over the canyon!Duration: 12 hoursStop At: Grand Canyon Village, Grand Canyon National Park, ArizonaTonight we have dinner while sitting along the rim of the canyon watching the sunset!Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Camping at Grand Canyon. Amazing star watching tonight!Day 3: Grand Canyon to Las VegasPass By: Williams Depot, Williams, ArizonaThis morning we break camp and heads towards Las Vegas where we will have 2 nights in a Casino on the Las Vegas Strip! Stop At: Angel & Vilma Delgadillo's Route 66 Gift Shop & Visitor's Center, Seligman, ArizonaOn our way to Vegas we stop off in Seligman to visit the Famous Snowcap on Route 66Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Las Vegas Downtown, Las Vegas, NevadaTonight we stay in a casino right on the strip!Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Hotel casino right on the Las Vegas StripDay 4: Las Vegas Free DayPass By: Las Vegas North Premium Outlets, Las Vegas, NevadaToday is free to recover and explore the city, maybe catch a show or relax by the pool. No meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Hotel casino on the Las Vegas StripDay 5: Las Vegas to The Sierra Nevada Mountains and Death ValleyPass By: Las Vegas Downtown, Las Vegas, NevadaThis morning we take off from Vegas and head towards Death Valley National Park the hottest place on earth! Don't let that scare you because it's actually one of the most beautiful places imaginable. Tonight we will be camping up in the cooler temperatures of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and will be relaxing in a hidden hot springs star gazing tonight. It's amazing. Stop At: Badwater, Death Valley National Park, CaliforniaThis morning we take off from Vegas and head towards Death Valley National Park the hottest place on earth! Don't let that scare you because it's actually one of the most beautiful places imaginable. Tonight we will be camping up in the cooler temperatures of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and will be relaxing in a hidden hot springs star gazing tonight. It's amazing. Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Sierra Nevada, CaliforniaThis morning we take off from Vegas and head towards Death Valley National Park the hottest place on earth! Don't let that scare you because it's actually one of the most beautiful places imaginable. Tonight we will be camping up in the cooler temperatures of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and will be relaxing in a hidden hot springs star gazing tonight. It's amazing. Meals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tonight after the hot springs we camp in the Sierra NevadasDay 6: Sierra Nevada Mountains to Yosemite National Park Pass By: Sierra Nevada, CaliforniaThis morning we head off over the famous and crazy beautiful Tioga Pass (weather permitting) into the stunning Yosemite National Park for a day of exploring. You can hike, bike, walk around the valley floor, relax or work on your photography. There's no shortage of things to do here in this amazing landscape.Stop At: Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park, CaliforniaThis morning we head off over the famous and crazy beautiful Tioga Pass (weather permitting) into the stunning Yosemite National Park for a day of exploring. You can hike, bike, walk around the valley floor, relax or work on your photography. There's no shortage of things to do here in this amazing landscape.Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tonight we camp. Do you like stars? Because tonight you will see stars!Day 7: Yosemite To San Francisco Pass By: Yosemite Village, Yosemite National Park, CaliforniaToday we leave beautiful Yosemite behind and head into one of our favorite cities in the world San Francisco. Stop At: San Francisco Bay, San Francisco, CaliforniaToday we leave beautiful Yosemite behind and head into one of our favorite cities in the world San Francisco. Duration: 1 minuteMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$1299 Day Trips & Excursions

Hostel Hopper: 11 Day West Coast USA: L.A. to L.A.

ItineraryDay 1: Los Angeles To Lake Havasu and Colorado RiverPass By: Venice Beach, Los Angeles, CaliforniaAfter picking everyone up in Venice Beach, Santa Monica and Los Angeles we take off through the desert on our way to Lake Havasu and the Colorado River! Pass By: Mojave Desert, CaliforniaWe cruise through the desert on our way to Lake Havasu and the Colorado RiverPass By: Lake Havasu, Lake Havasu City, ArizonaTonight we camp right next to Lake Havasu and the Colorado RiverMeals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tonight we camp next to Lake Havasu and the Colorado River! Day 2: Lake Havasu to Grand Canyon National ParkStop At: Colorado River, Grand Canyon National Park, ArizonaToday we wake up next to Lake Havasu and enjoy a nice morning swim before heading off to the Grand CanyonDuration: 1 hourStop At: Grand Canyon South Rim, Grand Canyon National Park, ArizonaFree day to explore the Grand Canyon. Take a hike into the canyon, Explore the visitor centers or take the highly recommended optional helicopter ride over the canyon!Duration: 12 hoursStop At: Grand Canyon Village, Grand Canyon National Park, ArizonaTonight we have dinner while sitting along the rim of the canyon watching the sunset!Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: camping at Grand Canyon VillageDay 3: Grand Canyon to Las VegasPass By: Williams Depot, Williams, ArizonaThis morning we break camp and heads towards Las Vegas where we will have 2 nights in a Casino on the Las Vegas Strip! Stop At: Angel & Vilma Delgadillo's Route 66 Gift Shop & Visitor's Center, Seligman, ArizonaOn our way to Vegas we stop off in Seligman to visit the Famous Snowcap on Route 66Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Las Vegas Downtown, Las Vegas, NevadaTonight we stay in a casino right on the stripMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Casino on the strip!Day 4: Las Vegas Free DayPass By: Las Vegas North Premium Outlets, Las Vegas, NevadaToday is free to recover and explore the city, maybe catch a show or relax by the pool. No meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Casino on the stripDay 5: Las Vegas to The Sierra Nevada Mountains and Death ValleyPass By: Las Vegas Downtown, Las Vegas, NevadaThis morning we take off from Vegas and head towards Death Valley National Park the hottest place on earth! Don't let that scare you because it's actually one of the most beautiful places imaginable. Tonight we will be camping up in the cooler temperatures of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and will be relaxing in a hidden hot springs star gazing tonight. It's amazing. Stop At: Badwater, Death Valley National Park, CaliforniaThis morning we take off from Vegas and head towards Death Valley National Park the hottest place on earth! Don't let that scare you because it's actually one of the most beautiful places imaginable. Tonight we will be camping up in the cooler temperatures of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and will be relaxing in a hidden hot springs star gazing tonight. It's amazing. Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Sierra Nevada, CaliforniaThis morning we take off from Vegas and head towards Death Valley National Park the hottest place on earth! Don't let that scare you because it's actually one of the most beautiful places imaginable. Tonight we will be camping up in the cooler temperatures of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and will be relaxing in a hidden hot springs star gazing tonight. It's amazing. Meals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tonight after the hot springs we camp in the Sierra NevadasDay 6: Sierra Nevada Mountains to Yosemite National ParkPass By: Sierra Nevada, CaliforniaThis morning we head off over the famous and crazy beautiful Tioga Pass (weather permitting) into the stunning Yosemite National Park for a day of exploring. You can hike, bike, walk around the valley floor, relax or work on your photography. There's no shortage of things to do here in this amazing landscape.Stop At: Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park, CaliforniaThis morning we head off over the famous and crazy beautiful Tioga Pass (weather permitting) into the stunning Yosemite National Park for a day of exploring. You can hike, bike, walk around the valley floor, relax or work on your photography. There's no shortage of things to do here in this amazing landscape.Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tonight we camp. Do you like stars? Because tonight you will see stars!Day 7: Yosemite to San FranciscoPass By: Yosemite Falls, Yosemite National Park, CaliforniaToday we leave beautiful Yosemite behind and head into one of our favorite cities in the world San Francisco. Pass By: San Francisco Bay, San Francisco, CaliforniaToday we leave beautiful Yosemite behind and head into one of our favorite cities in the world San Francisco. Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Next two nights will be in a hostel in San FranciscoDay 8: San Francisco Free DayPass By: San Francisco Bay, San Francisco, Californiatoday is free to explore on your own. We know this city very well and can give you the best ideas to make it specialPass by without stoppingNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: hostelDay 9: San Francisco to Big Sur Stop At: Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz, Californiaincluded lunch in Santa CruzDuration: 1 hourStop At: Monterey Bay, Monterey, Monterey County, CaliforniaExplore the town of Montrey Duration: 1 hourPass By: Big Sur, Big Sur, CaliforniaTonight we camp amongst redwood trees in big surStop At: Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, Big Sur, Californiasunset viewing of this amazing coastDuration: 1 hourMeals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: camping in Big Sur in a Redwood ForestDay 10: Big Sur to Pismo BeachPass By: Big Sur Station, Big Sur, Californiacampfire breakfast amongst redwood treesPass By: Highway 1 Discovery Route, San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo County, Californiacruise the amazing coastPass By: Pismo State Beach, Oceano, San Luis Obispo County, CaliforniaAfter slowly cruising down the California Coast and numerous photo stops and mini hidden hikes we camp along Pismo BeachMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: camp along pismo beachDay 11: Pismo Beach to Los Angeles Stop At: Santa Barbara Scenic Drive, Santa Barbara, Californiaexplore Santa Barbara Duration: 1 hourPass By: Venice Beach, Los Angeles, CaliforniaWe drop people off at hostels in Venice beach, Santa Monica, Hollywood and parts of LAPass By: Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CaliforniaWe drop people off at hostels in Venice beach, Santa Monica, Hollywood and parts of LAPass By: Hollywood Walk of Fame, Los Angeles, CaliforniaWe drop people off at hostels in Venice beach, Santa Monica, Hollywood and parts of LAMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

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Lake Havasu, London Bridge Cruise - Public charter

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: London Bridge, Lake Havasu City, ArizonaSee the historic London Bridge up close and from the waterDuration: 1 hour 30 minutes

$275 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Lake Havasu, London Bridge Cruise - Private Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: London Bridge, Lake Havasu City, ArizonaSee the historic London Bridge up close and from the waterDuration: 1 hour 30 minutes

$889 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Hostel Hopper: Southwest USA 7 Days

ItineraryDay 1: Los Angeles to Lake Havasu Pass By: Venice Beach, Los Angeles, CaliforniaAfter picking everyone up in Venice Beach, Santa Monica and Los Angeles we take off through the desert on our way to Lake Havasu and the Colorado River! Pass By: Mojave Desert, CaliforniaWe cruise through the desert today!Pass By: Lake Havasu, Lake Havasu City, ArizonaTonight we camp right next to Lake Havasu and the Colorado River! Meals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tonight we camp next to the Colorado River and Lake Havasu! Day 2: Lake Havasu to Grand Canyon National ParkStop At: Colorado River, Grand Canyon National Park, ArizonaToday we wake up next to Lake Havasu and enjoy a nice morning swim before heading off to the Grand CanyonDuration: 1 hourStop At: Grand Canyon South Rim, Grand Canyon National Park, ArizonaFree day to explore the Grand Canyon. Take a hike into the canyon, Explore the visitor centers or take the highly recommended optional helicopter ride over the canyon!Duration: 12 hoursStop At: Grand Canyon Village, Grand Canyon National Park, ArizonaTonight we have dinner while sitting along the rim of the canyon watching the sunset!Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Camping at Grand Canyon. Amazing star watching tonight!Day 3: Grand Canyon to Las VegasPass By: Williams Depot, Williams, ArizonaThis morning we break camp and heads towards Las Vegas where we will have 2 nights in a Casino on the Las Vegas Strip! Stop At: Angel & Vilma Delgadillo's Route 66 Gift Shop & Visitor's Center, Seligman, ArizonaOn our way to Vegas we stop off in Seligman to visit the Famous Snowcap on Route 66Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Las Vegas Downtown, Las Vegas, NevadaTonight we stay in a casino right on the strip!Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Hotel casino right on the Las Vegas StripDay 4: Las Vegas Free DayPass By: Las Vegas North Premium Outlets, Las Vegas, NevadaToday is free to recover and explore the city, maybe catch a show or relax by the pool. No meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Hotel casino on the Las Vegas StripDay 5: Las Vegas to The Sierra Nevada Mountains and Death ValleyPass By: Las Vegas Downtown, Las Vegas, NevadaThis morning we take off from Vegas and head towards Death Valley National Park the hottest place on earth! Don't let that scare you because it's actually one of the most beautiful places imaginable. Tonight we will be camping up in the cooler temperatures of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and will be relaxing in a hidden hot springs star gazing tonight. It's amazing. Stop At: Badwater, Death Valley National Park, CaliforniaThis morning we take off from Vegas and head towards Death Valley National Park the hottest place on earth! Don't let that scare you because it's actually one of the most beautiful places imaginable. Tonight we will be camping up in the cooler temperatures of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and will be relaxing in a hidden hot springs star gazing tonight. It's amazing. Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Sierra Nevada, CaliforniaThis morning we take off from Vegas and head towards Death Valley National Park the hottest place on earth! Don't let that scare you because it's actually one of the most beautiful places imaginable. Tonight we will be camping up in the cooler temperatures of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and will be relaxing in a hidden hot springs star gazing tonight. It's amazing. Meals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tonight after the hot springs we camp in the Sierra NevadasDay 6: Sierra Nevada Mountains to Yosemite National Park Pass By: Sierra Nevada, CaliforniaThis morning we head off over the famous and crazy beautiful Tioga Pass (weather permitting) into the stunning Yosemite National Park for a day of exploring. You can hike, bike, walk around the valley floor, relax or work on your photography. There's no shortage of things to do here in this amazing landscape.Stop At: Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park, CaliforniaThis morning we head off over the famous and crazy beautiful Tioga Pass (weather permitting) into the stunning Yosemite National Park for a day of exploring. You can hike, bike, walk around the valley floor, relax or work on your photography. There's no shortage of things to do here in this amazing landscape.Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tonight we camp. Do you like stars? Because tonight you will see stars!Day 7: Yosemite To San Francisco Pass By: Yosemite Village, Yosemite National Park, CaliforniaToday we leave beautiful Yosemite behind and head into one of our favorite cities in the world San Francisco. Stop At: San Francisco Bay, San Francisco, CaliforniaToday we leave beautiful Yosemite behind and head into one of our favorite cities in the world San Francisco. Duration: 1 minuteMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$1299 Day Trips & Excursions

Hostel Hopper: 11 Day West Coast USA: L.A. to L.A.

ItineraryDay 1: Los Angeles To Lake Havasu and Colorado RiverPass By: Venice Beach, Los Angeles, CaliforniaAfter picking everyone up in Venice Beach, Santa Monica and Los Angeles we take off through the desert on our way to Lake Havasu and the Colorado River! Pass By: Mojave Desert, CaliforniaWe cruise through the desert on our way to Lake HavasuPass By: Lake Havasu, Lake Havasu City, ArizonaTonight we camp right next to Lake Havasu and Colorado RiverMeals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tonight we camp next to Lake Havasu and the Colorado RiverDay 2: Lake Havasu to Grand Canyon National ParkStop At: Colorado River, Grand Canyon National Park, ArizonaToday we wake up next to Lake Havasu and enjoy a nice morning swim before heading off to the Grand CanyonDuration: 1 hourStop At: Grand Canyon South Rim, Grand Canyon National Park, ArizonaFree day to explore the Grand Canyon. Take a hike into the canyon, Explore the visitor centers or take the highly recommended optional helicopter ride over the canyon!Duration: 12 hoursStop At: Grand Canyon Village, Grand Canyon National Park, ArizonaTonight we have dinner while sitting along the rim of the canyon watching the sunset!Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Camping at Grand Canyon VillageDay 3: Grand Canyon to Las VegasPass By: Williams Depot, Williams, ArizonaThis morning we break camp and heads towards Las Vegas where we will have 2 nights in a Casino on the Las Vegas Strip! Stop At: Angel & Vilma Delgadillo's Route 66 Gift Shop & Visitor's Center, Seligman, ArizonaOn our way to Vegas we stop off in Seligman to visit the Famous Snowcap on Route 66Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Las Vegas Downtown, Las Vegas, NevadaTonight we stay in a casino right on the strip!Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Tonight we stay in a casino right on the strip!Day 4: Las Vegas Free DayPass By: Las Vegas North Premium Outlets, Las Vegas, NevadaToday is free to recover and explore the city, maybe catch a show or relax by the pool. No meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Casino on the stripDay 5: Las Vegas to The Sierra Nevada Mountains and Death ValleyPass By: Las Vegas Downtown, Las Vegas, NevadaThis morning we take off from Vegas and head towards Death Valley National Park the hottest place on earth! Don't let that scare you because it's actually one of the most beautiful places imaginable. Tonight we will be camping up in the cooler temperatures of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and will be relaxing in a hidden hot springs star gazing tonight. It's amazing. Stop At: Badwater, Death Valley National Park, CaliforniaThis morning we take off from Vegas and head towards Death Valley National Park the hottest place on earth! Don't let that scare you because it's actually one of the most beautiful places imaginable. Tonight we will be camping up in the cooler temperatures of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and will be relaxing in a hidden hot springs star gazing tonight. It's amazing. Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Sierra Nevada, CaliforniaThis morning we take off from Vegas and head towards Death Valley National Park the hottest place on earth! Don't let that scare you because it's actually one of the most beautiful places imaginable. Tonight we will be camping up in the cooler temperatures of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and will be relaxing in a hidden hot springs star gazing tonight. It's amazing. Meals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tonight after the hot springs we camp in the Sierra NevadasDay 6: Sierra Nevada Mountains to Yosemite National ParkPass By: Sierra Nevada, CaliforniaThis morning we head off over the famous and crazy beautiful Tioga Pass (weather permitting) into the stunning Yosemite National Park for a day of exploring. You can hike, bike, walk around the valley floor, relax or work on your photography. There's no shortage of things to do here in this amazing landscape.Stop At: Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park, CaliforniaThis morning we head off over the famous and crazy beautiful Tioga Pass (weather permitting) into the stunning Yosemite National Park for a day of exploring. You can hike, bike, walk around the valley floor, relax or work on your photography. There's no shortage of things to do here in this amazing landscape.Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tonight we camp. Do you like stars? Because tonight you will see stars!Day 7: Yosemite to San FranciscoPass By: Yosemite Falls, Yosemite National Park, CaliforniaToday we leave beautiful Yosemite behind and head into one of our favorite cities in the world San Francisco. Pass By: San Francisco Bay, San Francisco, CaliforniaToday we leave beautiful Yosemite behind and head into one of our favorite cities in the world San Francisco. Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Next two nights will be in a hostel in San FranciscoDay 8: San Francisco Free DayPass By: San Francisco Bay, San Francisco, CaliforniaToday is free to explore on your own. We know this city very well and can give you the best ideas to make it specialNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: hostelDay 9: San Francisco to Big Sur Stop At: Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz, Californiaincluded lunch in Santa CruzDuration: 1 hourStop At: Monterey Bay, Monterey, Monterey County, CaliforniaExplore the town of Monterey Duration: 1 hourPass By: Big Sur, Big Sur, CaliforniaTonight we camp amongst redwood trees in Big Sur ParkStop At: Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, Big Sur, Californiasunset viewing of this amazing coast Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Camping in Big Sur in Redwood Tree ForestDay 10: Big Sur to Pismo BeachPass By: Big Sur Station, Big Sur, CaliforniaCampfire breakfast amongst redwood trees Pass By: Highway 1 Discovery Route, San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo County, Californiacruise the amazing coast Pass By: Pismo State Beach, Oceano, San Luis Obispo County, CaliforniaAfter slowly cruising down the California Coast and numerous photo stops and mini hidden hikes we camp along Pismo Beach Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Camp along Pismo BeachDay 11: Pismo Beach to Los AngelesStop At: Santa Barbara Scenic Drive, Santa Barbara, Californiaexplore Santa Barbara Duration: 1 hourPass By: Venice Beach, Los Angeles, CaliforniaWe drop people off at hostels in Venice beach, Santa Monica, Hollywood and parts of LA Pass By: Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CaliforniaWe drop people off at hostels in Venice beach, Santa Monica, Hollywood and parts of LA Pass By: Hollywood Walk of Fame, Los Angeles, CaliforniaWe drop people off at hostels in Venice beach, Santa Monica, Hollywood and parts of LA Meals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.