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Best Of The West
The name says it all! Experience true Americana as you travel from sandy coves to arid deserts, through quaint villages and iconic cities.
- Style: Fly Drive Holiday
- Duration: 15 days/14 nights
- Starts in: Los Angeles
Guide Price £1477
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
- Los Angeles
- Highway 1
- San Francisco
- National Parks
Days 1-2 Los Angeles
Welcome to the City of Angels! LA is home to Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Rodeo Drive, Disneyland Resort, Santa Monica and much more.
Day 3 Los Angeles to Santa Barbara
Relaxed and pretty, Santa Barbara sits between the Santa Ynez Mountains and the sparkling ocean.
Day 4 Santa Barbara to Monterey/Carmel
Join Highway 1 where the dramatic cliffs of Big Sur lead to the affluent and idyllic beach towns of Monterey and Carmel.
Day 5 Monterey/Carmel to San Francisco
Enjoy the scenic drive to San Francisco, one of the world’s most cosmopolitan cities.
Day 6 San Francisco
Ride the famous cable cars and photograph the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. Visit Union Square, Fisherman’s Wharf and notorious Alcatraz.
Day 7 San Francisco to Yosemite area Yosemite National Park is simply breathtaking. Watch waterfalls thundering into forested valleys from towering peaks.
Day 8 Yosemite NP
Spend the day hiking, biking or spotting wildlife in stunning surroundings.
Day 9 Yosemite area to Death Valley NP*
Drive through the striking desert scenery of Death Valley, witness the crusty salt flats and hidden wildlife in one of the hottest places on earth.
Day 10 Death Valley NP to Las Vegas
Shimmering into view, the unique Las Vegas skyline rises from the desert promising extravagant casinos, themed hotels and acclaimed theatrical shows.
Day 11 Las Vegas
Enjoy this legendary city of glittering neon lights and non-stop entertainment.
Day 12 Las Vegas to Palm Springs
Head south through desert mountains and the unique Joshua Tree National Park to the oasis city of Palm Springs.
Day 13 Palm Springs to San Diego
Enjoy authentic Mexican food, the lively Gaslamp Quarter and long sandy beaches in this remarkably diverse city.
Days 14-15 San Diego
Take a trolley tour, visit San Diego Zoo, shop for souvenirs or relax on the beach before catching your flight home.
Optional Excursions:Pre-book These Unmissable Experiences
Universal Studios Hollywood VIP Experience
Alcatraz & San Francisco 3 Day Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour
Wind Dancer Sunset Helicopter Tour to the Grand Canyon
Las Vegas Show Tickets
San Diego Zoo
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
- 14 days Alamo Inclusive Compact car hire including 24 hour Roadside Assistance and no surprise compulsory charges on pick-up
- 14 nights 3 to 4 accommodation including a stay inside Death Valley National Park
- International flights
- National park fees are payable locally
Please Note:* If you are travelling outside Jul - Sep we recommend you spend a night in Fresno after day 8 as the Tioga Pass between Yosemite and Death Valley can be closed at this time due to weather conditions.
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