- Seligman (Route 66) Visit - Take a trip back in time to the birthplace of Route 66. Check out the historic general store
- and original motels.
From Joshua trees 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, this Los Angeles to San Francisco itinerary is structured so that those short on time can experience the region's best. At any of the sights you’ll get great pictures and a greater appreciation of what you’re seeing. Best of all, national park entrances are included, so you can explore Yosemite and still try your luck in Las Vegas.
Day 1 - Los Angeles
There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting.
Day 2 - Los Angeles
Pack up the van in the morning and check out the stars on the most famous sidewalk in Hollywood on an orientation tour. Drive through Beverly Hills and be dazzled by one of the world's most exclusive three-block district: Rodeo Drive.
Day 3 - Lake Havasu City
Drive to one of the earth's greatest on-going geological spectacles, the Grand Canyon. Take a short hike (weather permitting) at the most spectacular gorge in the world and enjoy dinner at the rim while watching a stunning sunset.
Day 4 - Grand Canyon National Park
Spend the morning at the Grand Canyon. Get a bird's-eye view with an optional helicopter flight. After, get your kicks on Route 66 and stop at one of the wackiest, roadside burger joints around. Continue towards Sin City to enjoy exploring the Vegas Strip.
Day 5 - Las Vegas
Travel to one of the country's most rugged landscapes — the legendary Death Valley, California. Soak in the dramatic landscape.
Day 6 - Sierra Nevada
Head out of town towards Yosemite Valley. Take short hikes (weather permitting) to majestic waterfalls, clear lakes, beautiful meadows or walk among giant sequoias. If lucky, spot black bears, deer or coyotes with a keen eye. Spend the night just outside the national park.
Day 7 - Yosemite National Park
Depart in the morning for one of the greatest cities in the world: San Francisco. Discover some of the iconic attractions such as bustling Fisherman's Wharf and the stately Golden Gate Bridge, a marvel of engineering and Art Deco design.
Day 8 - San Francisco
We highly recommend booking post-accommodation to fully experience this famous city.
- Hotels (7 nts).
- Lake Havasu City
- San Francisco
- Sierra Nevada
- Los Angeles
- Grand Canyon National Park
- Las Vegas
- Yosemite National Park
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