11 Days/10 Nights
Begins and ends in Las Vegas
April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
YOUR FLY DRIVE INCLUDES:
• Round trip scheduled flights
• Intermediate 4 door car hire, including insurances and satellite navigation
• Accommodations as stated
DAY 1 ARRIVE LAS VEGAS
Depart the UK on your chosen scheduled flight to Las Vegas. Upon arrival, collect your rental car and proceed to your hotel. Las Vegas is the entertainment capital of the world, so even after a long journey you will be drawn to experience this amazing destination after dark with its incredible themed hotels and an atmosphere that is so unique.
Hotel: The Venetian
DAY 2 GRAND CANYON
Driving Distance: 285Mi/459Km
From the city of entertainment to the awe inspiring Grand Canyon, truly one of the most spectacular sights in the world. En route, take time to stop and take a tour of the Hoover Dam, on the Nevada/Arizona border. When you arrive at the canyon the remainder of the afternoon is yours to enjoy either a hike into the Canyon or perhaps to take an aerial flight for a bird’s eye view.
Hotel: El Tovar
DAYS 3 & 4 LAKE POWELL
Driving Distance: 135Mi/216Km
A leisurely morning at the Grand Canyon is followed by a short drive to Lake Powell. Enjoy two nights at the Lake Powell Resort overlooking the man-made lake, which was created when the Glenn Canyon Dam was built in 1966. Don’t miss taking the boat trip out to Rainbow Bridge, the tallest natural bridge in the world.
Hotel: Lake Powell Resort
DAY 5 MONUMENT VALLEY
Driving Distance: 125Mi/200Km
Depart for Monument Valley, one of the most photographed places in America. Many parts of this visually stunning area can be better viewed by taking one of the escorted jeep rides which are offered with a Navajo Indian guide. Relax and experience the serenity of the incredible scenery in this beautiful part of the world.
Hotel: Gouldings Lodge
DAYS 6 & 7 MOAB
Driving Distance: 147Mi/237Km
Some of the best scenery in the southwest can be viewed on the journey to Moab, so take some time to enjoy it. Two nights in Moab gives you plenty of opportunity to explore Utah’s majestic scenery and perhaps take a drive down to Canyonlands and Arches National Parks. There’s a wide range of recreational choices including hiking, rafting, boating, four wheel drive tours and scenic air flights.
Hotel: Best Western Canyonlands
DAY 8 CAPITOL REEF NATIONAL PARK
Driving Distance: 153Mi/246Km
Named for the enormous rock ridge that runs for more than 150 Km through it, Capitol Reef is a very peaceful and tranquil National Park with several hiking trails and scenic drives winding through it.
Hotel: Capitol Reef Resort
DAY 9 BRYCE CANYON
Driving Distance: 120Mi/192Km
Today’s short drive brings you to spectacular Bryce Canyon. Here you can see some of the earth’s most colourful rocks, sculpted by erosion into pillars and spires. You may choose to leave your car and take a hike along one of the many loop trails down into the Canyon and walk among the colourful stone monuments.
Hotel: Best Western Plus Bryce Canyon Grand
DAY 10 ZION NATIONAL PARK & LAS VEGAS
Driving Distance: 245Mi/395Km
The journey back to Las Vegas takes you through Zion National Park, where desert terrain and huge sculpted rock formations co-exist alongside waterfalls and blossoming gardens. Tonight, experience the sights and sounds of Las Vegas, with great restaurants and a wide range of shows and entertainment.
Hotel: The Venetian
DAY 11 JOURNEY HOME
Time for some last minute shopping or sightseeing before making your way back to Las Vegas McCarran Airport to return your rental car and check-in for your flight back to the UK.
From £1385 per person based on twin occupancy of Standard rooms in low season. Other prices available on request.