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$234 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Sunset Joshua Tree Hike with Dinner and Night Sky Presentation

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productMeet your guide and depart for your adventure.Duration: 15 minutesLocation: Joshua Tree Excursions, Joshua Tree, CaliforniaA guided drive to the start point for your hiking adventurePass By: Joshua Tree National Park, Joshua Tree, CaliforniaDepart on a 2-3 mile hike through amazing rock formations as the sun sets.Duration: 3 hoursLocation: Joshua Tree National Park, Joshua Tree, CaliforniaConclude your hike and depart for Queen Valley for Dinner and Night Sky PresentationPass By: Joshua Tree National Park, Joshua Tree, CaliforniaA full dinner prepared on site by your guide or our caterer includes drinks. Vegan, Vegetarian and Gluten free options available.Duration: 2 hoursLocation: Joshua Tree National Park, Joshua Tree, California

$1699 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Incredible Western Road Trip: Starry Nights and City Lights (9 days)

DAY 1 - San Francisco to Big Sur (camping) Head south along the beautiful Pacific Coast Highway through Santa Cruz to Monterey. Check out what's beneath the water at the Monterey Bay Aquarium*, and visit historic Cannery Row and Fisherman’s Wharf. You'll sleep under the stars near Big Sur. DAY 2 - Big Sur to Santa Barbara/SLO (camping) Enjoy stunning views of the Pacific Ocean on a hike through Point Lobos State Reserve before heading south to Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park. See one of the most beautiful waterfalls on the Pacific Coast, McWay Falls. Next, head to San Simeon to see the sea lions! You'll camp near SLO.DAY 3 - Santa Barbara/SLO to LA (hostel) Rent a stand up paddleboard* or just relax at the beach at the American Riviera: Santa Barbara! Stroll through the many boutiques along State Street, or visit the Old Mission Santa Barbara. Finally, get ready for the City of Angels and a tour of Hollywood before heading to your hostel in LA. DAY 4 - LA to LV (hotel) See the LA sights before heading off to Sin City! Drive into the Mojave desert and into the Silver State, Nevada. Enjoy a driving tour of the famous Las Vegas Strip, and then dance the night away in one of Vegas’ epic clubs, or try to win big at one of the Strip’s mega casinos!Day 5 - Full Day LV (hotel)Explore what Las Vegas has to offer. If gambling's not your thing, check out the Neon Museum*, The world-famous Gangster Museum* and more! If you’re looking for further adventure, check out the amazing Grand Canyon* on an optional partner tour!Day 6 - LV to Sierras via Death Valley (camping) Death Valley is a rift valley and home to the United States’ lowest point, the scorching Badwater Basin. After traversing the valley, you’ll head off to the eastern side of the magnificent Sierra Mountains and our campsite. Day 7 - Eastern Sierras to Yosemite (camping) Get a view of Mono Lake before climbing to the top of Tioga Pass and Yosemite National Park. Hike in high country, dip your toes in Tenaya Lake, or check out the backside of Half Dome at Olmsted Point before heading down nearly 6,000 feet of elevation to your campsite. Day 8 - Full Day Yosemite (camping) Whether you’re biking through the valley, hiking from Glacier Point, following the Mist Trail and its many waterfalls, or strolling through meadows searching for wildlife, you're sure to have an amazing day in Yosemite National Park.Day 9 - Yosemite to San FranciscoHead through California Gold Country and the Central Valley to San Francisco. Join your group on an optional sunset sail* under the Golden Gate Bridge before saying goodbye to your travel family.*optional activities not included in tour price.

$93 Cultural & Theme Tours

Grand Canyon West Rim Tour with Options from Las Vegas

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Grand Canyon West, Hualapai Reservation, ArizonaEnjoy 4 hours at Grand Canyon West on the Hualapai Reservation with time for rim views, lunch, and Hualapai Ranch. Optional Helicopter and Skywalk experiences are available.Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Hoover Dam Bypass, Las Vegas, NevadaThe Mike O'Callaghan/Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge offers great views of the Hoover Dam and Lake Mead from 900 feet above the Colorado River.Duration: 30 minutes

$108 Transfers & Ground Transport

Grand Canyon West Rim Shuttle from Las Vegas

This shuttle departs Las Vegas at 6am for a drive through the Mojave desert and over the Mike O’Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial bridge onto the Hualapai Reservation. During your 4 hours at Grand Canyon West (admission at your own expense), there is time for visits to Eagle Point, Guano Point and Hualapai Ranch. The world famous Skywalk is an option at Eagle Point, rim views and walks are available at Guano Point. You can also choose to fly to the bottom of Grand Canyon and float on the Colorado River in a motorized pontoon boat.  During the drive, you'll will be able to access interpretive information, photos, videos, text and tour narration via a downloadable app for your mobile devices.  After departing Grand Canyon West, you'll have a photo stop at the Hoover Dam on the return trip to Las Vegas.

$568 Day Trips & Excursions

4 Days Las Vegas, Grand Canyon, Antelope Canyon & Lake Powell

ItineraryDay 1: Bay Area - Las VegasStop At: Casino at Excalibur, Las Vegas, NevadaWe will depart the Bay Area in the morning and drive to Las Vegas. Along the way, you will see dramatic changes in sceneries from coastal ranges to Central Valley and then to Mojave desert. We will drive through fertile farmland, see the largest windmill farm in California and pass by Edward Air Force Base where the space shuttles used to land on several occasions and where the sound barrier was broken fro the first time in history. We will reach Las Vegas in the evening and check into the hotel upon arrival. Tonight will be to your leisure. Immerse yourself in the castle themed resort right in the middle of the Las Vegas Strip or head down the Strip and visit many other world famous themed hotels.Duration: 12 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Excalibur Hotel and CasinoDay 2: Las Vegas - Grand Canyon National Park - Horse Shoe Bend - Page/FlagstaffStop At: Grand Canyon South Rim, Grand Canyon National Park, Arizonahe Grand Canyon offers one of the most spectacular examples of erosion not found anywhere in the world. Canyon National Park is a designated World Heritage Site and is unmatched in the incomparable vistas that it offers to visitors on the rim. You will be dwarfed by the size of the Grand Canyon measuring 277 miles long, 10 miles wide and 1 mile deep. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Horseshoe Bend, Page, ArizonaContinue to Horse Shoe Bend where Colorado River makes a 270 degree turn. A short walk to edge and the view is awesome, spectacular and jaw dropping.* Horseshoe Bend/Lake Powell – $35 per personDuration: 30 minutesNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Quality Inn or similarDay 3: Page/Flagstaff - Lake Powell - Optional: Antelope Canyon - Las VegasStop At: Lake Powell, Page, Arizonaepart in the morning and visit Lake Powell, a reservoir on the Colorado River, straddling the border between Utah and Arizona. It is the second largest man-made reservoir in the United States behind Lake Mead, storing 24,322,000 acre feet (30 km³) of water when full. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Antelope Canyon, Page, ArizonaWe will continue to visit Antelope Canyon ( Optional Tour). The canyon is know as a slot canyon in which rainwater, especially during monsoon season, runs into the extensive basin above the slot canyon sections, as the water rushes into the narrow passageways, over time the passageways are eroded away, making the corridors deeper and into what you would experience today. We will travel back to Las Vegas in the evening. After tour drop off at Excalibur Hotel.MANDATORY TOUR FEE (CASH PAYMENT ONLY) :* Antelope Canyon – Adult $68, Child (3-11) $58Duration: 1 hourNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Excalibur Hotel and CasinoDay 4: Las Vegas - Bay AreaPass By: San Francisco Bay, San Francisco, CaliforniaIn the morning, depart Las Vegas towards San Francisco. We will travel by the world’s largest solar power plant with 340,000 solar panels planted into the vast sea of sand. While crossing the Mojave Desert, you will see Edwards Air Force Base at the distance, where the sound barrier was broken for the first time in history and where US space shuttles landed on several occasions. Looking up at the sky, you might perhaps catch a glimpse of U.S. newest aircraft on training mission. Then you will pass by California’s largest windmill farm on Tehachapi Mountain. In the afternoon, you will learn about California agriculture that produces more than half of nation’s total of fruits, vegetables and nuts while travelling through the fertile Central Valley. Arrive in the Bay Area in the evening.No meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$695 Day Trips & Excursions

Zion National Park Day Tour

We pick you up at your Las Vegas Hotel or location at 8:00 am and drive a scenic road through the Mojave desert and down through the picturesque Virgin River Gorge. We travel through St. George, Utah and then on into Zion, Utah's most famous National Park. Huge canyon walls and sandstone cliffs rise against the azure blue skies. You may hike one of the many trails that ascend the walls or travel along the river to the narrows. If you are ambitious, climb the narrow ridge to the incredible Angels Landing. In Spring through Summer months visitors must use a shuttle system provided by the National Parks system to enter the main Park area. We'll have lunch at the lodge at either the snack bar or the Red Rock Grill. We will leave Zion at approximately 4:00 pm for a 2 1/2 hour return to Las Vegas.

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