We will drive to the beautiful city of Santa Barbara in the morning. Along the way, we will check out the gorgeous California golden Pacific Coast. In Santa Barbara, we will check out the beautiful redroof/ white stucco Spanish architectural styles that the city is known for. We will also visit the Court house which will afford us wonderful views of the city. We will drive through the beautiful California Pacific Coast Highway before embarking on the fabulous 17 Mile drive.
We will visit the beautiful Stanford University in the morning before proceeding to Silicon Valley. The university is one of the best universities in the world. It is the second largest campus in the USA with over 50 of its alumni awarded with Nobel prizes. We will then embark on the San Francisco City tour. San Francisco is located at the tip of the San Francisco Peninsula and is home to a number of interesting places to visit.
We will pay a visit to Sacramento, home to the Capital buildings and learn of the city’s rich history while having fantastic views of some of the city’s impressive architecture. We will then tour Lake Tahoe, a beautiful fresh water lake and the biggest and clearest alpine lake in the USA. From there, we will proceed to Reno, an exciting place with a pretty exciting nightlife thanks to the numerous casinos in the area. Reno is considered as the twin sister of Las Vegas.
In the morning, w will make our way to Elko- a primary town in northern Nevada for local economy. Along the way, we will check out the largest basin in US west. After lunch in Elko, we will visit the Bonneville Salt Flats-one of the prominent salt flats in west hemisphere. We will then head to Salt Lake City where we will spend the night.
In the morning, we will drive to Yellowstone National Park. The park is home to gorgeous springs, waterfalls and landscape. We will check out wonderful views of the light pink color mud pot that regularly boils mud bubbles when we walk through the Fountain Paint pot trail. We will pay a visit to the Grand Prismatic Spring and the Morning Glory Pool. We will also pay a visit to the Old Faithful Inn. We will spend the night in West Yellowstone.
We will continue with our tour of Yellowstone National Park in the morning. Among the places we will visit include the Norris Basin, Yellowstone Canyon with its gorgeous views as well as Yellowstone waterfall and Mud Volcano. We will pay a visit to Yellowstone Lake before proceeding to Jackson, WY. Jackson is an outdoor sports enthusiasts’ haven with its gorgeous surroundings. It is also the third largest artwork exchange location in the world and home to the Elk Antler Arches Park-with its four arches made with thousands of elk antlers. Our next stop will be Grand Teton National Park- a beautiful park with a wide range of wild life ecosystem.
In the morning, we will drive to the Temple Square of Mormon Church in Salt Lake City- headquarter of the Mormon Church. We will check out the Great Salt Lake-the largest salt water body in the Western Hemisphere. The lake is over six times the salinity of seawater. Leaving Salt Lake behind, we will drive to Las Vegas where an optional night tour awaits us. The night tour will include a visit to the Venetian Hotel Casino’s indoor ‘sky dome’, man-made water canals, San Marcos Square and checking out the volcano eruption in front of Mirage Hotel & Casino. We will also check out the Excalibur Hotel &Casino and the MGM Grand Hotel &Casino before heading back to the Stratosphere Hotel & Casino where we will go up to the 108 th floor roof top for breathtaking views of the gorgeous city.
In the morning, we will drive to the M&M Chocolate Factory and Cactus Garden. We will learn the art of chocolate making and taste some delicious chocolates at the factory and check out the numerous cactus plants at the Cactus Garden. Afterwards, we will enjoy our lunch before proceeding to the Barstow Outlet for a bit of brand name shopping. We will return to Las Vegas in the evening.
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Departure and Return Details
06:45 AM Union Station, 800 N. Alameda St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
07:15 AM 123 S. Lincoln Ave., Monterey Park, CA 91755 (Lincoln Plaza Hotel)
07:15 AM Hilton Hotel , San Gabriel 225 W. Valley Blvd, San Gabriel, CA 91776(Hotel Guests Only)
07:30 AM Bokai Garden Hotel, Rosemead ( Knights Inn ) 3633 N. Rosemead Blvd, CA 91170
07:30 AM Comfort suites Rosemead 9488 Valley Blvd., Rosemead, CA 91170 (Hotel guest Only),
07:00 AM Best Western Executive Rowland Heights, 18880 E. Gale Ave, Rowland Heights, CA 91748
07:15 AM Pacific Palm Resort Hotel 1 Industry Hills Pkwy, City of Industry, CA 91744,
07:00 AM Arcadia Mall(In front of Cheesecake Factory) 400 S. Baldwin Ave, Arcadia, CA 91007,
07:45 AM Quality Inn Montebello ,7709 Telegraph Rd, Montebello, CA 90640,
07:15 AM Holiday Inn , Buena Park 7000 Beach Blvd, Buena Park, CA 90620(Hotel Guest Only)
06:45 AM The Hotel Fullerton 1500 S Raymond Ave, Fullerton, CA 92831 (Hotel guest only)
08:00 AM 7272 E Gage Ave, Commerce, CA 90040 (Ramada Inn Commerce)
07:00 AM Fairfield Inn Marriott 7828 Orangethorpe Ave, Buena Park, CA 90621
07:15 AM Buena Park Hotel and Suites 7555 Beach Blvd, Buena Park, CA 90620 (Hotel Guest only)
07:15 AM 99 Ranch Market Cerritos 17713 Pioneer Blvd, Artesia,CA 90701
06:50 AM Days Inn Fountain Valley 9125 Recreation Circle, Fountain Valley, CA 92708
06:30 AM Walmart Irvine 16555 Von Karman Ave, Irvine, CA 92606
07:30 AM Markland Hotel Best Western, Monterey Park 434 Potrero Grande Dr, Monterey Park, CA 91755(Hotel Guest Only)
07:00 AM Best Western Plus South Bay Hotel LAX 15000 Hawthorne Blvd, Lawndale, CA 90260
06:45 AM Ramada Plaza Hotel LAX 5250 W El Segundo Blvd, Hawthorne, CA 902506 ( Hotel Guest only)
06:30 AM Anaheim Hills Inn and Suites 5710 East La Palma Ave. Anaheim Hills, CA 92807 (Hotel Guest only)
7:00 AM Courtyard Marriott, Baldwin Park 14635 Baldwin Park Town Center, Baldwin Park, CA 91706 (Hotel Guest