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Western Discovery Coach Tour

Western Discovery Escorted Coach Tour

14 night coach tour from £1,979 per person
including flights, escorted tour and accommodation 

An amazing 14 night escorted coach tour of Western USA, taking in some of the best sights that America has to offer. Begin your tour in Los Angeles before travelling on towards the natural beauty of Sedona and the mighty Grand Canyon.
Whilst travelling, you will also have opportunity to see the unique landscapes at Monument Valley and Bryce Canyon. The tour finishes with the juxtaposition of Zion – a beautiful and serene National Park and the bright lights of dazzling ‘Sin City’ Las Vegas.
After your amazing trip exploring the West, we’ve included a number of suggested add on packages – you might like to relax on the LA beach after your tour, or perhaps you’d like to take in a driving holiday of the Pacific Coast, fly to paradise in Hawaii or spend some time in incredible New York – the choice is yours!

Prices

Single package from: £1,979
Double package from: £2,709
(Prices shown per person)

Dates: Year Round – See right column for tour start dates

Your holiday includes

  • Scheduled Flights
  • UK & US Airport taxes
  • Luxury air conditioned coach transportation and experienced tour director for duration of tour
  • Accommodation – 14 nights
  • Exclusive travel documentation portfolio including personalised maps, itinerary and driver directions along with all applicable tickets and vouchers.

Travel Insurance

This is essential and not included. Should you need to purchase cover, we offer comprehensive cover at an additional cost. Please contact us for details.


Day 1 – ARRIVE LOS ANGELES

Arrive to Los Angeles International Airport on an 11 hour non-stop flight from the U.K. and transfer independently to the hotel where you will meet your Tour Director. If you prefer we can arrange transfers for an additional cost.

Hotel:
Holiday Inn Anaheim


Day 2 – LOS ANGELES – THE O.C. – SAN DIEGO – LOS ANGELES

Travel south through San Juan Capistrano and San Clemente to San Diego, the second largest city in California, renowned for its year-round mild weather. Following a city tour, visit picturesque Seaport Village and San Diego’s relaxing bayfront marketplace. Perhaps enjoy the opportunity for shopping. Return to Los Angeles for the evening.

Hotel:
Holiday Inn Anaheim


Day 3 – LOS ANGELES – PALM SPRINGS – PHOENIX

Today your journey takes you through Palm Springs, the winter playground for Hollywood royalty, with its lively downtown and immaculately kept golf courses at the base of the rugged San Jacinto Mountains. A sea of wind turbines mark the entrance to this desert oasis. Afterwards you will pass through Indio, home to the Int’l Date Festival in the Coachella Valley.

Hotel:
We Ko Pa Resort


Day 4 – PHOENIX – SEDONA – GRAND CANYON

Travel through the Sonoran Desert, the richest, most biologically diverse desert ecosystem in the Americas. Continue to Sedona, a city situated in a unique geological area and encircled by distinctive red-rock monoliths with such names as Cathedral and Coffee Pot. Then drive through the breath-taking Oak Creek Canyon before arriving at Grand Canyon National Park. Majestic Grand Canyon National Park is one of the 7 great natural wonders of the world. Stop at the rim to fully experience this mile-deep colourful canyon’s plunging gorges, and rising spires formed by the mighty Colorado River.

Hotel:
Yavapai Lodge West


Day 5 – GRAND CANYON – MONUMENT VALLEY – PAGE/LAKE POWELL

As you journey further today, you will enter the Navajo Indian Reservation, passing the trading post of Cameron. Continue through the Painted Desert to visit Monument Valley, an area that embodies perhaps the most iconic images of the American West. In the afternoon, enter the town of Page, situated on a mesa above the Colorado River. Evening at leisure.

Hotel:
Best Western Lake Powell


Day 6 – PAGE/LAKE POWELL – KANAB – BRYCE CANYON

Visit the mighty Glen Canyon Dam, the second highest concrete-arch dam in America. From here you’ll enjoy views of stunning Lake Powell, where crystal blue water laps against towering red-rock canyon walls. Enter the Mormon state of Utah, pass through the town of Kanab before visiting spectacular Bryce Canyon, where a tour through a multi-coloured world of sandstone spires and pinnacles will dazzle the eye. This evening, weather permitting, be sure to gaze upon the spectacular night sky filled with sparkling stars and brilliant constellations and take in the aroma of pinewood campfire.

Hotel:
Rubys Inn


Day 7 – BRYCE CANYON – ZION – LAS VEGAS

Travel today to Zion National Park and see the massive rock formations carved by wind, time, and the Virgin River. This afternoon experience the contrast of Las Vegas, the dazzling “Entertainment Capital of the World,” where round-the-clock shopping, nightly shows, and of course gambling are available.

Hotel:
Luxor Las Vegas – Pyramid Rooms


Day 8 – LAS VEGAS

Today is at leisure for you to enjoy the many attractions that Las Vegas has to offer. In addition to world-class shopping, bustling casinos, and Broadway-calibre shows, you might simply stroll the famous Strip to take in its amazing sights, or “shop ’til you drop” at designer outlets.

Hotel:
Luxor Las Vegas – Pyramid Rooms


Day 9 – LAS VEGAS – DEATH VALLEY – MAMMOTH LAKES**

Today starts with a stop at the iconic Las Vegas Welcome Sign where you may wish to capture your photo memory of Las Vegas. Having enjoyed glamorous Las Vegas, it will be a sharp contrast this afternoon to enter the quiet and extreme environment of Death Valley. Stop at Zabriskie Point and Furnace Creek Ranch before continuing across the valley and ascending the Sierra Nevada Mountains to the alpine resort town of Mammoth Lakes**. The area gained prominence as a gold mining town in the 19th century and today is renown for the superior skiing terrain and staggeringly beautiful mountain vistas. **Winter Routing: The Tioga Pass may be closed due to weather or road conditions, in which case you will overnight in Fresno or Visalia and a visit to Mammoth Lakes will not be possible (winter routing applies to all departures between October and May under normal snow conditions).

Hotel:
Mammoth Mountain Inn or Piccadilly Inn Shaw


Day 10 – MAMMOTH LAKES** – YOSEMITE

Arise with the morning sun and join us for an optional seasonal scenic gondola ride to the summit of Mammoth and enjoy a tasty breakfast as you survey a most stunning view of California from its desert floor to its lofty peaks. Next, your journey today brings you to the Tioga Pass** into the scenic wonderland of Yosemite National Park. Here, you will experience the valley floor and its splendours including the glacial-shaped granite formations of El Capitan, Half Dome, the magnificent Bridal Falls and Yosemite Falls. Overnight in nearby Modesto.

Hotel:
Best Western Plus Heritage Inn


Day 11 – YOSEMITE – SAN FRANCISCO

Depart early this morning to arrive in San Francisco, one of the most beloved cities in America. “Be sure to wear some flowers in your hair.” Enjoy a comprehensive sightseeing tour before arriving at your hotel. This evening take a memorable City by Night Tour (optional).

Hotel:
Hilton San Francisco Union Square


Day 12 – SAN FRANCISCO (NAPA VALLEY OPTIONAL)

Day at leisure! Your ATI Tour Director is on hand to assist with making your plans for the day: perhaps a cable car ride to Fisherman’s Wharf where you may enjoy a “Taste of San Francisco”: local seafood, famous sourdough breads or decadent Ghiradelli’s Chocolate. Or take a stroll by Sea Lions’ Marina to watch them frolic. Be sure to gaze across the bay to Alcatraz island where “America’s Most Wanted” such as Al Capone and “Machine Gun” Kelly were incarcerated. Or visit Union Square for a shopping stop at Macy’s Department Store. You also may choose to embark on a wine tasting tour to Napa Valley, world renowned for its fine wineries and beautiful scenery (optional).

Hotel:
Hilton San Francisco Union Square


Day 13 – SAN FRANCISCO – MONTEREY/CARMEL – CENTRAL COAST

Depart San Francisco this morning for the drive to the Monterey Peninsula, known for its magnificent homes and lovely beaches. In Monterey, visit Fisherman’s Wharf and famous Cannery Row. Then tour charming Carmel-by-the-Sea, noted for its quaint houses, upscale art galleries and unique stores. In the afternoon your tour continues through Paso Robles, home of fine wineries. Overnight in a quaint Central California Coast town.

Hotel:
Holiday Inn Express


Day 14 – CENTRAL COAST – SANTA BARBARA – SANTA MONICA – BEVERLY HILLS – LOS ANGELES

Journey south through the Santa Ynez Valley into Santa Barbara, where palm-lined walkways border white sandy beaches. Upon arrival in Los Angeles, you’ll stop in Santa Monica, home to the “Finish Line” of Historic Route 66, where you may enjoy an optional lunch on the pier or a beach bike ride. Your afternoon tour of “The City of Angels” continues with Beverly Hills and Hollywood before arriving at your hotel.

Hotel:
Hilton Los Angeles Airport


Day 15 – LOS ANGELES

Your tour ends upon check out from your hotel. You can take the shuttle back to the airport for your non-stop flight back to the U.K. or why not consider one of our add-on packages shown below.

Suggested Extensions

Add to basic price from Single £425 / Double £245pp
Stay where you are at the Crowne Plaza Los Angeles Harbor Hotel or perhaps re-locate to one the world famous beach resorts in the area such as Newport Beach, Santa Monica.

How about a ‘S’mores’ experience at Huntington Beach? Public fire pits along the beach can be used for this long-standing American tradition of roasting marshmallows over the fire and creating a sandwich between two crackers and a layer of chocolate. Kits are widely available in resort.

Hotel:
Crowne Plaza Los Angeles Harbour Hotel

Add to basic price from Single £796 / Double £396pp
We will arrange a fully inclusive car rental for you from a nearby location, including free GPS so you can easily find your way and also provide 4 nights accommodation, so you can meander along one of the most stunning coastal roads in the world.

Hotels:
Santa Barbara Best Western Peppertree Inn– 1 night
Pismo Beach – SeaCrest Oceanfront Hotel – 1 night
Monterey – Monterey Tides – 2 nights

Add to basic price from Single £1,370 / Double £1,010pp
Fly to the islands of Aloha! Our add-on packages include trans-pacific flights. transfers and a traditional ‘Lei flower greeting’. Choose from the vibrancy of Waikiki Beach or the more laid back tropical ‘Valley Isle’ of Maui with arguably the best beaches in the world.

Whatever your preference we can make it happen with deals at a choice of hotels and special upgrade rates to full ocean view rooms. Additional tours can be arranged to see such attractions as the Pearl Harbour Museum.

Hotel:
Ohana Waikiki Hotel

Other hotel options offered all with ocean view upgrade offers available:

Oahu
Hilton Waikiki
Outrigger Waikiki

Maui
Kaanapali Beach Hotel
Royal Lahania
Hyatt Regency

Kauai
Kauai Beach Resort
Aston Islander on the Beach
Grand Hyatt Kauai

Big Island
Royal Kona Resort
Sheraton Keahou Beach
Hilton Waikoloa

Add to basic price from Single £1,020 / £550pp
Our package includes all flights, New York airport transfers and 4 nights accommodation at the Stewart Hotel, a perfectly positioned Midtown Manhattan hotel. We’ve suggested 4 nights to really appreciate this iconic city but we can arrange the duration that best suits you. We can book a wide choice of tours and attraction tickets for you prior to departure.

Hotel:
Stewart Hotel

Map

Tour Highlights

  • Enjoy a welcome reception where you will meet your fellow travellers
  • Experience the low key coastal vibes of San Diego during day long sightseeing tour of the city
  • Discover the famed mid-century architecture of “Hollywood’s desert retreat” during a visit to Palm Springs
  • Gaze at the majesty of the Grand Canyon
  • Relive American western film history, witnessing the iconic western landscapes of Monument Valley
  • Capture the unique rock formations of Bryce Canyon National Park
  • Enjoy leisure time for shopping, gambling, eating, or all of the above in glitzy Las Vegas
  • Post an Instagram of yourself at the iconic “Welcome to Las Vegas” sign
  • Traverse the lowest and driest spot within the western hemisphere: Death Valley National Park
  • Explore the magnificent falls during a visit to majestic Yosemite National Park (weather permitting)
  • Take in the sites of the City by the Bay, San Francisco, including the Golden Gate Bridge, Union Square and Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Journey through America’s capital of technology innovation, Silicon Valley
  • Experience the charming sites and sounds of Monterey including Cannery Row, inspiration for American author John Steinbeck
  • Discover through the picturesque scenery of California’s central coast and its rich agricultural plains
  • Enjoy a touch of Europe in the new world while visiting the Danish community of Solvang
  • Stroll the Hollywood Walk of Fame and find your favourite celebrity’s star
  • Get a glimpse of all the glamour Los Angeles has to offer with stops at some of its most famous spots

Optional Experiences

  • Hop on a harbour cruise of San Diego Bay
  • Take a flight over the magnificent Grand Canyon for an unforgettable experience
  • Jump into a Jeep and taking an in depth tour of Monument Valley
  • Capture the intense colours and ethereal light of Antelope Canyon
  • How about a boot stompin’ dinner with country music fun at Ebenezer’s Barn in Bryce Canyon
  • Experience the glitz and glam of Las Vegas during an extensive evening tour
  • Take a gondola ride to the summit Mammoth
  • Mountain for a breakfast with sweeping views of the Sierra Mountains
  • Hop on board a cable car during an extensive night tour of San Francisco and enjoy dinner tonight in the “City by the Bay”
  • Ride a bike across the Golden Gate Bridge with vast views of the San Francisco Bay
  • Enjoy a seafood feast during a Bubba Gump lunch at Santa Monica’s pier, the finish line of famed Route 66

Special Breakfast+ Package

Add the Breakfast + Package to this tour to enjoy an included breakfast daily and other special inclusions. Contact our team for full details.

Includes 14 breakfasts, Mammoth Gondola ride or San Francisco Bay cruise in winter and all you can eat buffet in Las Vegas on day 8.

Tour Start Dates

11 April 2019
25 April 2019
02 May 2019
16 May 2019
23 May 2019
06 June 2019
13 June 2019
20 June 2019
04 July 2019
11 July 2019
18 July 2019
01 August 2019
08 August 2019
22 August 2019
29 August 2019
12 September 2019
19 September 2019
26 September 2019
10 October 2019
24 October 2019
14 November 2019
05 December 2019
19 December 2019
09 January 2020
30 January 2020
27 February 2020
12 March 2020

Why Book With C.N.A?

  • All holidays ATOL protected.
  • Tailored itinerary to suit you.
  • Choice of airlines & departure points.
  • Deals on flight upgrades.
  • Low booking deposit.
  • Detailed & personalised travel pack – your personally prepared ring-bound travel itinerary booklet is prepared individually.

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