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Camping America's West

21 days with G Adventures   Rating: Budget
Restricted to Ages 18-39

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Itinerary
Click for Dates and Prices Day 1 San Francisco
Arrive at any time.

Day 2 San Francisco/Napa Valley 
Enjoy a free morning in San Francisco. Opt to ride a cable car over the steep hills, check out Haight-Ashbury, or wander the streets. Later, trade in the city for the vineyards of beautiful Napa Valley and opt for a wine tasting. (1D)

Day 3 Napa Valley/Yosemite National Park 
Leave the Napa Valley behind, and head to beautiful Yosemite. Drive through the park to discover peaks, granite domes, giant sequoias, and majestic waterfalls before setting up camp. (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 4 Yosemite National Park 
Use free time to explore by foot, bike or shuttle. (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 5 Yosemite National Park/Sierra Nevadas 
Enjoy a final morning in Yosemite. Marvel at majestic waterfalls, lakes, and meadows. Afternoon trip to Mono Lake; walk among the tufa towers. (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 6 Sierra Nevadas/Las Vegas 
Visit a land of extremes in Death Valley National Park before travelling to Las Vegas. Spend the afternoon exploring the city, stroll along the famous Vegas Strip, or opt to take a VIP party limo experience. (1B, 1L)

Day 7 Las Vegas
Free time in Las Vegas. Explore the strip, try your luck at a casino, or take in a glitzy show.

Day 8 Las Vegas/Bryce Canyon National Park 
Travel past towering cliffs and massive canyon walls in Zion National Park, and hike diverse and exciting trails (weather permitting). (1L, 1D)

Day 9 Bryce Canyon National Park/Moab 
Explore Bryce Canyon and see its famous hoodoos before driving along isolated Scenic Byway 12 to Moab. (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 10 Moab 
Hike through the surreal rock formations of Arches National Park. Opt to go rafting, mountain biking or on a Hummer tour. Catch a gorgeous sunset at Dead Horse Point State Park. (1B)

Day 11 Moab/Monument Valley 
Magnificent views await in Canyonlands National Park. Opt to discover one of the most majestic places on earth, Monument Valley. (1B, 1L)

Day 12 Monument Valley/Lake Powell 
Travel to Lake Powell and enjoy its deep blue water surrounded by orange-red cliff walls. Take a short hike to Horseshoe Bend, which is shaped by the Colorado River. Opt for a tour of Antelope Canyon. (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 13 Lake Powell/Grand Canyon National Park 
Continue to the Grand Canyon and explore this natural wonder. Enjoy sunset at the canyon rim. (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 14 Grand Canyon National Park 
Enjoy free time in Grand Canyon National Park. (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 15 Grand Canyon National Park/Lake Havasu City 
Say farewell to the Grand Canyon and continue to Lake Havasu. Check out the famous London Bridge or cool off in the crystal-clear waters of the Colorado River. (1B, 1D)

Day 16 Lake Havasu City/San Diego 
Visit Joshua Tree NP, then head to San Diego. Sun, sand, food, and fun all await in this beautiful beach city. (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 17 San Diego 
Enjoy free time in San Diego. Try the fish tacos the city is famous for, and check out the Old Town. (1B)

Day 18 San Diego/Los Angeles 
Cruise along the incredible Pacific coastline then through Orange County to Los Angeles. Be on the lookout for celebrities while passing a few popular sites on the way into California's most glamorous city. (1B)

Day 19 Los Angeles/Santa Barbara 
Enjoy a free morning in LA. Later, travel up the coast to camp out in Santa Barbara. (1D)

Day 20 Santa Barbara/Santa Cruz 
Travel along Highway 1, which offers breathtaking views of the classic Californian coast. Explore Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park and the impressive coastline of Big Sur. Follow the winding roads of the coast out of Big Sur to Santa Cruz for the night. (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 21 Santa Cruz/San Francisco 
Catch a glimpse of the Golden Gate Bridge on the way into one of America's most popular cities. Trip ends upon arrival to San Francisco. Opt to explore by bicycle or set sail into the setting sun. (1B)
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All This Included
Think every trail in the Great American West has been blazed by now? Think again, partner. Spread across 21 glorious days, this trip takes you on an incredible loop from beautiful San Francisco and back again with stops in Yosemite, Las Vegas, San Diego, and LA along the way. In between, you’ll have the chance to take a dip in the Pacific, raft the Colorado River, hike the Grand Canyon, and stretch out under star-filled skies in the region’s top national parks. Three weeks of your life, a memory forever.
  • Entrance fees to all national and state parks with hiking and walking excursions
  • Death Valley visit
  • Orientation to Las Vegas
  • Sunset at the rim of the Grand Canyon
  • Self-inflating mattresses and dome tents while camping
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
  • Hotels/hostels (4 nts, some multi-share), participation camping (16 nts)
  • 16 breakfasts, 12 lunches, 13 dinners.
  • Transportation: Air-conditioned private vehicle, walking
  • 1 or 2 Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) throughout, depending on group size.
Highlights
  • Learn about Navajo culture
  • Hike through stunning national parks
  • Stand on the rim of the Grand Canyon
  • Try your luck in Las Vegas
  • Drive California's scenic Highway 1.
Accommodations
Hotels/hostels (4 nts, some multi-share)
Participation camping (16 nts)
Notes
  • Small group experience; Max 22, avg 16.
  • Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
  • Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.
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