We will leave Los Angeles in the morning and make our way to Las Vegas. Along the way, we will check out the San Bernardino National Forest and the Mojave Desert. The desert is home to unique trees such as the Joshua trees. We will spend the night in Richfield Utah.
Hotel: Appletree Inn Richfield or similar
We shall explore the world’s largest concentration of natural sandstone arches when we visit the Arches National Park. There over 200 arches in the park. In the afternoon, we shall cross the Rocky Mountains-the great backbone of North America on our way to Denver where we will spend the night.
Hotel: Courtyard or Ramada
In the morning, we will drive to the beautiful city of Cheyenne-the state capital of Wyoming. We will make our way to the Crazy Horse Indian Memorial where we will check out the largest mountain carvings in the world. The monuments in place are in honor of the hero that fought for freedom, Crazy Horse. Leaving Crazy Horse behind, we will make our way to Mt. Rushmore where we will check out the head carvings of some of America’s presidents-George Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, Thomas Jefferson and Abraham Lincoln among others. We will then proceed to Devil’s Tower National Monument for a bit of sightseeing before proceeding to Gillette Wyoming where we will spend the night.
Hotel: Ramada Plaza or Similar
In the morning, we will drive to the Yellowstone National Park. Along the way, we will check out the Big Horn Reservation. The famous western movie ‘Dances with Wolves’ was shot at the reservation. Yellowstone National Park is home to a number of breathtaking landscapes-over 10,000 natural landscapes. It is also home to the world’s largest super volcano and a number of gorgeous hot springs, geysers, snow covered mountains, waterfalls, meadows and lakes. We will spend the night at Yellowstone.
Hotel: White Buffalo or Similar
After breakfast, we will explore the bewitching Yellowstone Lake. We will also check out the Old Faithful-the world’s famous geyser; the jade-like giant terraces of Mammoth Hot Springs and the gorgeous upper and lower falls of the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone before proceeding to the Grand Teton National Park. The [ark is surrounded by beautiful glistering lakes and the Teton range which features towering peaks covered by glaciers that are thousands of years old. After checking out what the Grand Teton has to offer, we will proceed to Jackson-a famous cowboy town. We will spend the night in Salt Lake City
Hotel: Park Inn Radisson or Similar
In the morning, we will pay a visit to the State House of Utah and the Kingdom of Mormonism-Temple Square. After a tour by the missionary sisters, we will proceed to Great Salt Lake State Marina where we will enjoy its wonderful beauty before proceeding to Las Vegas-the ‘entertainment capital of the world’. In Las Vegas, we will go on an optional night tour which will allow us visit places such as Palazzo Venetian Mega Center, Music Fountain at Bellagio, neon-light show at Fremont Street and the volcanic eruption of Mirage.
Hotel: Circus Circus Hotel & Casino
We will drive to the Hoover Dam in the morning where we will have a glimpse of the glistering Lake Mead-North America’s largest artificial lake. We will then make our way to the Grand Canyon (West Rim)-one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The West Rim belongs to the Indian Reservation. While at the canyon, we will visit the beautiful Colorado River and embark on an optional helicopter ride or sightseeing boat ride to explore the canyon. We will visit the Eagle Point and Guano Point-wonderful sightseeing spots at the canyon. We will also go on the optional Skywalk tour where we will enjoy fantastic views of the canyon. In the evening, we will make our way back to Las Vegas.
Hotel: Circus Circus Las Vegas or similar
We will leave Las Vegas for the Tanger Outlets Center in Barstow in the morning. While there, we will do a bit of shopping before making our way to Los Angeles.
Departure and Return Details
03:00 PM Circus Circus Hotel Sky Rise Tower 2nd floor lift,
07:00 AM Days Inn Fountain Valley 9125 Recreation Circle, Fountain Valley
07:15 AM 99 Ranch Market Arcadia 1300 S. Goldem West Ave. CA 91007, Arcadia
07:15 AM Hilton Hotel San Gabriel, 225 W. Valley Blvd., CA 91776, San Gabriel (HOTEL GUEST ONLY )
07:15 AM Holidays Inn Select La Mirada, 14299 Firestone Blvd, CA 90638, La Mirada (Hotel guests only)
07:30 AM 99 Ranch Market Cerritos, 17713 Pioneer Blvd, CA 90701, Artesia
07:30 AM Knights Inn Rosemead 3633 N. Rosemead Blvd., CA 91770, Rosemead
07:45 AM The Hotel Fullerton (Crowne plaza)1500 S Raymond Ave, CA 92831 , Fullerton (Hotel guest only),
08:00 AM Comfort Suites Rosemead, 9488 Valley Blvd., CA 91770, Rosemead
08:30 AM Radisson Park In Covina 1211East Garvey street, Covina, CA 91724( Hotel guest Only),
08:30 Pacificpal Resot (Hotel Guest Only) 1 Industry Hills Pkwy,La puente CA
09:00 AM Best Westen Executive Rowland Heights 18880E Gale Ave., CA 91748, Rowland Heights
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM Las Vegas Buffet, 4300 E. Sunset Rd., C-1, NV 89014, Henderson
6:45 am Westin Bonaventure Hotel 404 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90071 (Hotel Guest Only)
7:00 am Chinatown 600 N Broadway Los Angeles, CA 90012
7:00 am Santa Tree Ana 201 E MacArthur Blvd, Santa Ana, CA 92707 (Hotel Guests Only)
7:15 AM Quality Suites Inn 7709 Telegraph Rd, Montebello, CA 90640 (Hotel Guests Only)
7:15 am Hotel Irvine 17900 Jamboree Rd. Irvine CA 92614
7:15 am Radisson Hotel 7320 Greenleaf Ave, Whittier, CA 90602 (Hotel Guests Only)
7:30 am Courtyard Baldwin Park 14635 Baldwin Park Towne Center, Baldwin Park, CA 91706 ( Hotel Guests Only)
8:00 am Howard Johnson Hotel Fullerton 222 W Houston Ave, Fullerton, CA 92832
Entrance fees to various attractions are not included.