Day 1 Seattle There's a lot to see and do in Seattle, and we recommend spending extra time here if you'd like to explore; speak to your sales agent to book extra accommodation.
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2 Seattle/Portland (1B) Drive to the city of Portland. One of the most popular cities to visit north of California on the West Coast, Portland is artsy, funky and full of great eating and drinking options. Spend the afternoon getting to know this cool city.
Private Vehicle (2.50-3.50 hours, 280km)
Day 3 Portland/Bend (1B, 1L) Enjoy a couple final hours taking in the quirkiness of Portland before continuing on to Bend, consistently voted one of the best places to live in the US. Arrive in time to explore a bit of the town. Opt to canoe, kayak or check out one of the region's famous breweries.
Private Vehicle (3.50-4.50 hours, 260km)
Day 4 Bend/Redwood National Park (1B, 1L, 1D) Leave early to take in the sights at gorgeous Crater Lake National Park. Stare in awe at the crystal blue waters of one of the most pristine lakes on earth before continuing on to Redwood National Park, home to the tallest trees on Earth. Spend the evening amongst the gigantic coastal redwoods, and keep a keen eye for wildlife throughout the park.
Crater Lake National Park Visit
Redwood National Park Visit
Private Vehicle (1.50-2.00 hours)
Private Vehicle (4.00-5.00 hours, 330km)
Day 5 Redwood National Park/Sonoma County (1B, 1L, 1D) Wake with the sun for a morning hike through mystic old growth forests. Travel down the coast before driving inland through California wine country. Opt for an afternoon wine tasting or relax amongst the vineyards en route before camping for the night outside of beautiful Napa Valley.
Private Vehicle (6.00-6.50 hours, 450km)
Day 6 Sonoma County/Lake Tahoe (1B, 1L, 1D) Continue on to idyllic Lake Tahoe, a jewel of the Sierra Nevadas. Known for it's crystal clear waters and sweeping mountain views, it is truly a nature-lover's paradise. Enjoy a free afternoon for hiking, lake activities or relaxing.
Private Vehicle (4.00 hour(s), 300km)
Day 7 Lake Tahoe/Yosemite National Park (1B, 1L, 1D) With a keen eye and a little luck, spot black bears, deer or coyotes.
Tioga Pass Drive
Yosemite National Park Visit
Private Vehicle (8.00 hour(s), 385km)
Day 8 Yosemite National Park (1B, 1L, 1D) Full day to explore Yosemite National Park. Hike the many trails Yosemite has to offer and be inspired by this beautiful and amazing landscape. Option to rent bikes in Yosemite Valley.
Yosemite National Park Visit
Day 9 Yosemite National Park/San Francisco (1B, 1L) Arrive at one of the most iconic cities in the world: San Francisco. The CEO will point out some popular sites on the drive into town.
Opt to pre-book the "Sunset Sailing – San Francisco" activity on the checkout page ahead of time to include this optional on your tour.
Private Vehicle (6.00 hour(s), 230km)
Day 10 San Francisco Enjoy a free day to explore San Francisco.
Day 11 San Francisco/Morro Bay (1D) Crashing waves, rolling fog, and sheer rocky cliffs will make this journey down California's coast Highway 1 an unforgettable experience.
California's Pacific Coast Highway
Elephant Seal Rookery
Private Vehicle (6.50 hour(s), 390km)
Day 12 Morro Bay/Los Angeles (1B) Pass by Santa Barbara as we make our way to Los Angeles. Your CEO will point out a few famous neighbourhoods and landmarks on the drive into the City of Angels.
Please note this trip ends on arrival to Los Angeles. There's a lot to see and do in LA, and we recommend spending extra time here if you'd like to explore Hollywood, Rodeo Drive and other hot spots around the city; speak to your sales agent to book extra accommodation.
Departure Day (Activities)
Private Vehicle (5.50-6.00 hours, 350km)