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Western USA National Parks Explorer YG

Visiting: USA
Trip Duration 15 Days

Adventure In The American West

This trip combines the dramatic and diverse landscape of Western USA's greatest national parks with visits to the bustling cities of San Francisco and Las Vegas. We explore narrow gorges in Zion, discover the wilderness of Yosemite National Park and enjoy breathtaking views from the edge of the Grand Canyon.

If two-weeks aren't enough, from 2018 we have 17-day tineraries available which also include visits to the ancient cliffdwellings at Mesa Verde, and watching the sun set over Arches National Park, as well as itineraries in the early Spring and late Autumn, allowing us to explore America's great outdoors for much longer in the year. From the drop-down menu below, select the 'Inc Moab & Mesa Verde' itinerary, or the Spring/Autumn itinerary.

Tour Highlights

  • San Francisco - Explore the city highlights including the Golden Gate Bridge
  • Yosemite National Park - Fabulous scenery of the world's first protected area
  • Bryce Canyon - Discover the remarkable multi-coloured landscape of the ancient rock formations
  • Monument Valley - Visit the iconic and majestic vistas of Monument Valley and the surrounding Navajo Lands
  • Grand Canyon - Discover one of the planet's greatest natural wonders
  • Las Vegas - America's surreal and extravagant playground


Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

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  • 1
    Join tour in San Francisco

  • 2
    Sightseeing tour including the Golden Gate Bridge, free afternoon

  • 3
    Transfer to Yosemite National Park, walks in the park

  • 4
    Explore Yosemite National Park on foot

  • 5
    Travel via Mono Lake to Bishop

  • 6
    Journey through Death Valley to Las Vegas

  • 7
    Head to Zion National Park, afternoon to explore

  • 8
    In Zion National Park, walks include Angel's Landing or the Narrows

  • 9
    Early morning at Sunrise Point, Bryce Canyon, time to discover this natural wonder

  • 10
    Drive to Page, visit Lake Powell and Antelope Canyon

  • 11
    Travel to Monument Valley; optional jeep tour with a Navajo guide

  • 12
    Drive to the Grand Canyon via Tuba City

  • 13
    Free day at the Grand Canyon

  • 14
    Drive to Las Vegas via Route 66

  • 15
    Tour ends Las Vegas

Trip notes

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Western USA National Parks Explorer
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Breakfast Lunch Dinner
12 nights Standard Hotel
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Trip Staff
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Group Size
Generally 8 - 13