Western Discovery

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Western Discovery

Explore some of the most amazing attractions of the USA! From deserts to beaches and historical sites, the tour includes it all. Enjoy a full day tour of San Diego and do retail therapy in Las Vegas. Marvel at the famous Union Square and Fisherman’s Wharf along with Monument Valley. An exciting trip to Beverly Hills, Walk of Fame and Hollywood is also included. Cherish a walk along Bryce National Park.

Tour Nights

  • Los Angeles: 3 nights
  • Phoenix: 1 nights
  • Grand Canyon: 2 nights
  • Bryce Canyon City: 1 nights
  • Las Vegas: 2 nights
  • Mammoth Lakes: 1 nights
  • Yosemite: 1 nights
  • San Francisco: 2 nights
  • Pismo Beach: 1 nights
  • Tour code: AWUSM07
  • Accommodation Grade
  • Group Tour

Tour At a Glance

  • Welcome reception to meet your Tour Director and fellow travellers
  • Full day visit and tour of San Diego
  • A visit to the glamorous desert retreat of Palm Springs
  • Tour of Navajo Indian Reservation and visit to Monument Valley
  • Walk along the rim in Bryce Canyon National Park
  • Shop ‘til you drop at discounted designer outlets in Las Vegas
  • Sightseeing tour of San Francisco including Fisherman’s Wharf and Union Square
  • Comprehensive city tour of Los Angeles including Beverly Hills, Hollywood and the famous stars in the sidewalk - Walk Of Fame

Itinerary details

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  • Day 1 Arrive Los Angeles
    Arrive Los Angeles

    Arrive at Los Angeles International Airport and transfer via shuttle bus to your hotel, where you will meet your Tour Director.

  • Day 2 Los Angeles - San Diego - Los Angeles
    Los Angeles - San Diego - Los Angeles

    Travel south through San Juan Capistrano and San Clemente to San Diego, the 2nd largest city in California, renowned for its all year round mild climate. Following a city tour, you can visit picturesque Seaport Village and San Diego’s relaxing bay front marketplace. Take the opportunity to shop for some gifts and souvenirs before returning to Las Angeles for the evening.

  • Day 3 Los Angeles - Palm Springs - Phoenix
    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 nestled at the base of the rugged San Jacinto Mountains. A sea of wind turbines mark the entrance of this desert oasis. Next you will pass through Indio, home of the International Date Festival in the Coachella Valley.

  • Day 4 Phoenix - Sedona - Grand Canyon National Park
    Phoenix - Sedona - Grand Canyon National Park

    Travel through the Sonoran Desert, the richest, most biologically diverse desert ecosystem in the Americas. Continue to Sedona, a city situated in a unique geographical area encircled by distinctive red-rock monoliths with names such as Cathedral and Coffee Pot. Then drive through the breath-taking Oak Creek Canyon before arriving at the Grand Canyon National Park. This majestic park is one of the 7 great wonders of the natural world. Stop at the rim to fully experience this mile deep colourful canyon’s plunging gorges and rising spires formed by t he mighty Colorado River. Read More

  • Day 5 Grand Canyon National Park - Monument Valley
    Grand Canyon National Park - Monument Valley

    A highlight of the trip is to watch the sun rise as you enjoy a special (optional) breakfast served right on the rim of the Canyon. 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 which embodies perhaps the most iconic images of America’s West. In the late afternoon, enter the town of Page, situated in a mesa above the Colorado River where you will enjoy an evening at leisure.

  • Day 6 Kanab/Page/Lake Powell - Bryce Canyon National Park
    Kanab/Page/Lake Powell - Bryce Canyon National Park

    Visit the mighty Glen Canyon Dam, the 2nd highest concrete-arch dam in America. From here, you can enjoy views of stunning Lake Powell where crystal blue water laps against towering red-rock canyon walls. Enter the Mormon State of Utah, passing through the town of Kanab before visiting the spectacular Bryce Canyon, where a tour through a multi-coloured world of sandstone spires and pinnacles will dazzle your eyes. This evening (weather permitting), be sure to gaze upon the spectacular night sky filled with sparking stars and brilliant constellations and the aroma of pinewood campfires. Read More

  • Day 7 Bryce Canyon National Park - Zion National Park - Las Vegas
    Bryce Canyon National Park - Zion National Park - Las Vegas

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

  • Day 8 Las Vegas
    Las Vegas

    A full day of leisure for you to enjoy many of the attractions Las Vegas has to offer. In addition to world class shopping, bustling casinos and Broadway calibre shows, you might simply want to stroll down the famous Strip to take in its amazing sights.

  • Day 9 Las Vegas - Death Valley - Mammoth Lakes
    Las Vegas - Death Valley - Mammoth Lakes

    Today starts with a stop at the iconic Las Vegas Welcome Sign. Having enjoyed the glamour of Las Vegas, it will be a sharp contrast this afternoon as you 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 is today renowned for the superior skiing terrain and staggeringly beautiful mountain vistas.

  • Day 10 Mammoth Lakes - Yosemite National Park
    Mammoth Lakes - Yosemite National Park

    Wake up with the morning sun and join 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 floors to its lofty peaks. Next, your journey, takes 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. You will overnight in the Yosemite Gateway

  • Day 11 Yosemite Gateway - San Francisco
    Yosemite Gateway - San Francisco

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

  • Day 12 San Francisco (Napa Valley)
    San Francisco (Napa Valley)

    Day at leisure! Your Tour Director is on hand to assist with making your plans for the day. Perhaps a cable car ride to Fisherman’s Wharf to enjoy a ‘Taste of San Francisco’. Local seafood, famous sourdough breads or decadent Ghiradelli chocolate all await you. Take a stroll by the Sea Lion’s Marina to watch them frolic and play. See Alcatraz Island across the bay where ‘America’s Most Wanted’ such as Al Capone and ‘Machine Gun’ Kelly were incarcerated. Take in Union Square for a shopping stop at Macy ’s department store. You may choose to embark on a wine tasting tour of Napa Valley, world renowned for its fine wineries and beautiful scenery (all optional). Read More

  • Day 13 San Francisco - Monterey-Pismo Beach
    San Francisco - Monterey-Pismo Beach

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

  • Day 14 Pismo Beach - Malibu - Beverly Hills - Los Angeles
    Pismo Beach - Malibu - Beverly Hills - Los Angeles

    Journey South through the Santa Ynez Valley into Santa Monica, where palm lined walkways border white sandy beaches. Upon arrival in Los Angeles, you will stop in Santa Monica, home of the ‘Finish Line’ of historic Route 66, where you can 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.

  • Day 15 Los Angeles
    Los Angeles

    Your tour ends upon check out from your hotel If you wish to extend your stay, please let us know at the time of booking so we can add any additional hotels and sightseeing tours to your holiday.

Dates & Guide Prices

  • PRICE (PP)


  • Mammoth Mountain Inn
    Mammoth Mountain Inn
    Star Rating Mammoth Lakes
  • Luxor Las Vegas
    Luxor Las Vegas
    Star Rating Las Vegas
  • Hilton San Francisco Union Square
    Hilton San Francisco Union Square
    Star Rating San Francisco
  • Hilton Los Angeles Airport
    Hilton Los Angeles Airport
    Star Rating Los Angeles
  • Bryce View Lodge
    Bryce View Lodge
    Star Rating Bryce Canyon City
  • Hilton Los Angeles Airport
    Hilton Los Angeles Airport
    Star Rating Los Angeles

Mammoth Mountain Inn

Mammoth Lakes
  • Mammoth Mountain Inn

To get to Mammoth Mountain Inn from Highway 203, continue straight on 203/Main St. Turn right on the second stop light onto Minaret Rd. You will pass the Village on the left. Continue on Minaret Rd. toward Main Lodge for abou

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Luxor Las Vegas

Las Vegas
  • Luxor Las Vegas

Luxor Las Vegas is a hotel and casino situated on the southern end of the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada.

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Hilton San Francisco Union Square

San Francisco
  • Hilton San Francisco Union Square

Hilton San Francisco Union Square hotel is Located in the heart of downtown San Francisco, this stylish and sophisticated hotel offers easy access to Nob Hill, Chinatown and fantastic shopping, dining and entertainment oppor

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Hilton Los Angeles Airport

Los Angeles
  • Hilton Los Angeles Airport

Hotel Located just a quarter mile from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), the Hilton Los Angeles Airport hotel is set amongst California’s most popular attractions and businesses, from the Miracle Mile to Sunset Bouleva

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Bryce View Lodge

Bryce Canyon City
  • Bryce View Lodge

This hotel is within a 5-minute drive of Bryce Canyon National Park. The Bryce View Lodge is 2 miles from the Bryce Canyon Airport. Ruby’s General Store is within a 5-minute walk of the hotel.

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Hilton Los Angeles Airport

Los Angeles
  • Hilton Los Angeles Airport

Hotel Located just a quarter mile from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), the Hilton Los Angeles Airport hotel is set amongst California’s most popular attractions and businesses, from the Miracle Mile to Sunset Bouleva

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What's Included?

  •  Services of a professional Tour Manager throughout
  •  Deluxe air-conditioned motorcoach with on-board restroom facilities
  •  Hotel accommodation as specified or similar
  •  Sightseeing as specified
  •  Hotel taxes; service charges and baggage (one suitcase per person)

What's not Included?

  • Return International flights.
  • Visa fees.
  • Airport transfers.
  • Meals.
  • Driver-guide gratuities, drinks, dining rooms tips, porterage
  • Personal travel, baggage and medical insurance.
  • Telephone bill and any items of a personal nature.
  • Any other services not mentioned in the itinerary and inclusions.

Additional Information

Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£) based on twin sharing.
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