15 DAYS/14 NIGHTS
Begins and ends in Los Angeles
YOUR FLY DRIVE INCLUDES:
• Round trip scheduled flights
• Intermediate 4 door car hire, including insurances and satellite navigation.
• Accommodations as stated
DAY 1 ARRIVE LOS ANGELES
Depart the UK on your chosen flight to Los Angeles. Upon arrival, collect your rental car and proceed to your hotel.
Hotel: Mr. C Beverly Hills
DAY 2 LOS ANGELES
Enjoy a full day exploring the exciting and diverse ’City of Angels’. Whether you choose to take a stroll on Rodeo Drive, visit Universal Studios, relax on Venice Beach or visit the famous stars of Hollywood Boulevard, there’s a diverse array of options to keep you entertained.
Hotel: Mr. C Beverly Hills
DAY 3 DEATH VALLEY
Driving distance: 260Mi/420Km
Today, you will leave the big city and head north to the desert community of Death Valley. One of the hottest regions in the world and a place of unexpected contrasts with fabulous scenery such as large sand dune formations, sculpted rocks, isolated valleys and volcanic craters.
Hotel: Furnace Creek Inn
DAYS 4 & 5 LAS VEGAS
Driving distance: 140Mi/225Km
A relatively short drive today brings you to ’the entertainment capital of the world’. Take a walk along the strip and view the superb hotels. Perhaps after visiting the casinos you may choose to see one of Las Vegas’ fabulous shows.
Hotel: The Venetian
DAY 6 ZION NATIONAL PARK
Driving distance: 135Mi/216Km
Leave Nevada and cross the border into the scenic state of Utah. Your arrival at Zion National Park is met by desert terrain, huge, sculpted rock formations and stunning waterfalls. Enjoy some of your afternoon at Zion Canyon, a spectacular gorge carved through coloured sandstone.
Hotel: Zion Lodge
DAY 7 BRYCE CANYON NATIONAL PARK
Driving distance: 84Mi/134Km
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 take a hike along one of the several loop trails.
Hotel: Best Western Ruby's Inn
DAY 8 LAKE POWELL
Driving distance: 150Mi/240Km
Enjoy a relaxing night at the Lake Powell Resort overlooking the man-made lake which was created when the Glen Canyon Dam was built. Don’t miss taking the boat trip out to Rainbow Bridge, the tallest natural bridge in the world.
Hotel: Lake Powell Resort
DAY 9 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 with a Navajo Indian guide.
Hotel: Gouldings Lodge
DAYS 10 & 11 GRAND CANYON
Driving distance: 185Mi/300Km
Continue through the Navajo Indian Reservation to the Grand Canyon, where you will enjoy the next two nights. There are many ways to explore the Grand Canyon. You may choose to fly over it in a helicopter, ride down it on a mule or simply hike around the rim and create your own unique experience.
Hotel: El Tovar
DAY 12 SCOTTSDALE
Driving distance: 250Mi/400Km
Driving south you will journey through beautiful Oak Creek Canyon and the red rocks of Sedona before arriving in the cosmopolitan city of Scottsdale. Your hotel offers championship golf, relaxing pools and a great spa so there's plenty to enjoy.
Hotel: The Phoenician
DAYS 13 & 14 PALM SPRINGS DESERT RESORTS
Driving distance: 330Mi/530Km
Before arriving into Palm Springs, we recommend a stop at scenic Joshua Tree National Park and a visit to Rancho Mirage. Take the tram up Mt Jacinto or perhaps enjoy a round of golf at one of the renowned championship courses. Your hotel for the next two nights is ideally located in down town Palm Springs. Unwind by the pool and enjoy the fabulous local cuisine.
Hotel: Hyatt Regency Indian Wells
DAY 15 JOURNEY HOME
Enjoy a relaxing morning in the Californian sunshine before taking the final journey to Los Angeles Airport where you return your rental car and check-in for your flight back to the UK.
From £1931 per person based on twin occupancy of Standard rooms in low season. Other prices available on request.