Western Express Southbound
Slutdestination: Los Angeles
From ghost towns and the Grand Canyon to roadside burger joints and the cosmopolitan streets of San Francisco, this region is loaded with the intriguing and the incredible. Best of all, the San Francisco to Los Angeles itinerary is structured so that those short on time can experience the region's best. At the sites like the atmospheric mining town of Laughlin you'll get great pictures and a greater appreciation of what you're seeing. Best of all, national park entrances fees are included, so you can explore Yosemite and still try your luck in Las Vegas.
Bask in the big city lights of Los Angeles and San Francisco, Live it up in Vegas, Hike through Yosemite, Check out Death Valley, Drive along Route 66, Snap pics of Joshua Tree National Park's iconic vegetation
Air-conditioned private touring van, walking
Hotels (7 nts, twin-share with en suite facilities).
All national park and national monument fees. Orientations to San Francisco, Las Vegas, and Los Angeles. Yosemite stay. Tioga Pass drive (seasonal). Death Valley visit. Grand Canyon visit with sunset at the rim. Route 66 drive. Joshua Tree NP visit. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
Day 1 San Francisco
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 San Francisco/Yosemite National Park
See some sights like Fisherman's Wharf and the Golden Gate Bridge on the way out of town. Drive to Yosemite National Park.
Day 5 Las Vegas/Grand Canyon National Park (1D)
Travel to the Grand Canyon via Route 66. Take a short hike (weather permitting) along the rim of the Grand Canyon before sunset at the rim.
Day 6 Grand Canyon National Park/Lake Havasu City
Enjoy a bird's-eye view of the Grand Canyon with an optional helicopter flight. Take a final morning at this world wonder before heading to Lake Havasu City, next to the crystal-clear waters of the Colorado River.
Day 7 Lake Havasu City/Los Angeles
Visit Joshua Tree National Park en route to the City of Angels. Enjoy an orientation of Los Angeles. Drive along Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills before spending a night on the town.
Day 8 Los Angeles
Depart at any time.