Departure Date: 18/04/2020
Renting a car is one of the best ways to travel and explore through the USA. On this trip you will get to enjoy a self-drive adventure starting in Los Angeles and travelling to each of these cities Laughlin, Grand Canyon NP, Monument Valley, Page, Bryce Canyon NP, Las Vegas, Mammoth Lakes, Yosemite NP and San Francisco. Spend time stopping and doing the activities that are on the top of your list and travel at your own pace.
Days 1 - 2:
Begin your trip in Los Angeles also known as LA. Stay at the Comfort Inn Cockatoo Hawthorne.
LA is a culturally diverse city and is known for its culinary, incredible shopping, museausm as well as all the family fun attractions. There are also plenty of beaches to frequent.
Explore Laughlin and stay at the Aquarius Casino Resort
One of the first things that many people think about when they hear Laughlin, Nevade that what what comes to mind is Vegas and Casinos. Whilst you can find all this and more it is also known for its beautiful landscapes and is great for those who love the outdoors, nature and adventures.
Visit the Grand Canyon NP and stay at the Grand Canyon Plaza Resort.
The Grand Canyon is one of the most famous and most visited attractions in the United States. It is located in northwestern Arizona. This is often considered to be one of the Wonders of the World. It was designated at World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1979. This is defintely one for your bucket list.
Visit the Monument Valley and stay at the Monument Valley Inn
This is one of the most iconic landmarks of America's 'Wild West.' Some of these magnificient sandstone towers stand up to 100 feet tall.
Visit Page and stay at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites
Visit Bryce Canyon NP and stay at the Best Western Plus Ruby’s Inn
A visit to the Bryce Canyon NP is a must. It is a National Park and it is located in the southwestern Utah. It is not a canyon, despite its name, but it is actually a collection of giant natural amphitheatres along the eastern side of the Paunsaugunt Plateau.
Visit Las Vegas and stay at the Excalibur Hotel and Casino
Vegas is a city that needs no introduction and is famous for gambling, shopping, fine dining, entertainment and its nightlife. The saying goes what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas.
Visit Mammoth Lakes* and stay at the Mammoth Mountain Inn
This areas lies on the verge of the Long Valley Caldera. The area is scenic and there are many hiking opportunities, is well known for its natural hot springs and is popular amoung skiiers after a day on the slopes. It has a hilly terrain and is popular for high-altitude athletic training, especially the elite long-distance runners, who live and train in the thin air. The area also has plenty of forests.
Visit the Yosemite NP and stay at the Miners Inn Mariposa
The Yosemite National Park is well known for its waterfalls and for the Yosemite’s bears. Spend time in the wilderness and do a hike where you will have over 750 miles of trials to explore.
Visit San Francisco and stay at the Hotel Vertigo
San Francisco is known for its 'cool' summers, its steep rolling hills and its famous landmarks include the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, the former Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary, Fisherman's Wharf, and its Chinatown district.
Return flights ex Johannesburg via London Heathrow to Los Angeles on Virgin Atlantic and from San Francisco via London, approx. airport taxes, 13 nights hotel accommodation as indicated in the itinerary and car hire Intermediate SUV (IFAR Ford Escape 5 seats) with Unlimited mileage, CDW, SLI, Sales Tax, State Tax and Airport Fees and a One-way fee.
13 Nights from R44,280 pps
These offers are brought to you by Travel Counsellors (Pty) Ltd. Valid: 18 Apr - 02 May 2020. Mandatory daily Resort Fees may apply in some of the chosen properties. These can only be paid by guests directly at check-in. Offers are per person sharing. Rates for other periods are available on request. Packages and airfares are subject to availability, airfare increases, seasonal surcharge; high season supplements and currency fluctuations. Supplier's terms and conditions are available on request. Offers include airport taxes. Packages exclude items of personal nature, travel insurance, tips and gratuities, meals & drinks not listeds. Additional information available on request. Note: Passengers may be relocated to Bakersfield (Hampton Inn & Suites Bakersfield North) between Jan 1 and Jun 30 and Oct 6 and Dec 31, should the Tioga Pass be closed. Valid for SA residents only. Terms and conditions apply. Prices and information correct at time of publishing. E&OE.