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Pioneer Trails Fly Drive

San Francisco * Monterey/Carmel * Santa Barbara * Los Angeles * Palm Springs * Phoenix/Scottsdale * Sedona * Grand Canyon National Park * Las Vegas * Death Valley National Park * Yosemite National Park *

15 day Fly drive touring the California coast before heading to the desert and Las Vegas.

15 days from £2,385 per person sharing inc scheduled flights

Itinerary

Day 01 - UK - San Francisco
Your USA Holiday begins with a scheduled United Airlines flight from London Heathrow to San Francisco o­n arrival pick up your car and proceed into the City by the Bay, beautiful San Francisco.
Overnights(2): San Francisco 

Day 02 - San Francisco 
This morning at 08:00 hours you will be met by our local representative and provided with a welcome kit which includes driving instructions, vouchers, maps, and brochures of the places you are about to visit. Afterward, enjoy a wonderful day touring the city and seeing places like Union Square, The Presidio, Golden Gate Bridge, and Fisherman?s Wharf, where you can take a short boat trip to tour infamous Alcatraz Island.

Day 03 - San Francisco - Monterey/Carmel (130 miles) 
Begin your drive this morning via Castroville to Monterey. Visit Cannery Row (brought to fame by John Steinbeck's novel) and the quaint village of Carmel. Enjoy stunning views of the rugged coastline and the Pacific Ocean o­n 17-Mile Drive, then continue to your hotel for your overnight stay.
Overnight(1): Monterey 

Day 04 - Monterey/Carmel - Pacific Coast Highway - Santa Barbara - Los Angeles (340 miles)
Today drive along the Pacific Coast Highway, passing San Simeon and Morro Bay to Santa Barbara. Continue toward the cosmopolitan city of Los Angeles and your hotel.
Overnights(2): Los Angeles 

Day 05 - Los Angeles 
Perhaps visit Universal Studios, the worlds largest television and movie studios today or see Hollywood, Manns Chinese Theatre, Sunset Strip, and Beverly Hills.

Day 06 - Los Angeles - Palm Springs (120 miles) 
Today head for Palm Springs, a favorite playground for the stars of the entertainment industry. Palm Springs is known for its golf courses, palm trees, and lavish private homes. Enjoy a desert sunset by the pool of your hotel.
Overnight(1): Palm Springs

Day 07 - Palm Springs - Phoenix/Scottsdale (280 miles)
There is time this morning to shop in the exclusive boutiques and shops of Palm Springs before driving to Scottsdale and Phoenix. Phoenix is o­ne of the fastest growing cities in the United States, mainly due to the dry climate and many days of sunshine.
Overnight(1): Phoenix

Day 08 - Phoenix/Scottsdale - Montezuma's Castle - Sedona (130 miles) 
You will have an opportunity for plenty of sightseeing today as you visit the ancient cliff dwellings known as Montezuma's Castle. Then continue to the idyllic town of Sedona, nestled among red sandstone buttes and pinnacles.
Overnight(1): Sedona

Day 09 - Sedona - Oak Creek Canyon - Grand Canyon National Park (110 miles)
This morning a short drive takes you to Oak Creek Canyon and Flagstaff, which may look familiar as many scenes have been filmed here for Western movies. Then arrive at the extraordinary Grand Canyon. You have the day to stroll along the South Rim and experience this awesome work of nature, with its plunging gorges and two kilometers below the rim - the mighty Colorado River.
Overnight(1): Grand Canyon 

Day 10 - Grand Canyon National Park - Las Vegas (290 miles)
Todays drive takes you through Williams and Kingman to o­ne of the worlds greatest man-made structures, the Hoover Dam, which marks the border between Arizona and Nevada. Continue to Las Vegas, the glittering Entertainment Capital of the World, open 24-hours a day for nonstop fun and gambling.
Overnights(2): Las Vegas 

Day 11 - Las Vegas
A full day at leisure in Las Vegas. Enjoy the shopping, dining and gaming that make Vegas the playground that never sleeps.

Day 12 - Las Vegas - Death Valley National Park (140 miles)
Spend the morning at leisure in Las Vegas. Depart at noon for the drive across the Amargosa Desert to Death Valley National Park. At Zabriskie Point you can admire the panoramic view of this seemingly endless, unchanging valley.
Overnight(1): Death Valley 

Day 13 - Death Valley National Park - Yosemite National Park** (350 miles) 
Today offers a complete contrast in landscape from the desolation of Death Valley, as the drive takes you into the high Sierra Nevada Mountains via Bishop to the Tioga Pass** and Yosemite, o­ne of Americas most scenic national parks. Here, among pine trees, cascade the silvery waters of the Yosemite and Bridalveil Falls. Massive ice-shaped formations rise sharply from the valley floor in the sculptured beauty of El Capitan and Half Dome.
Overnight(1): Yosemite National Park 

**From early November to late May, the Tioga Pass may be closed due to weather or road conditions, in which case you will need to drive the southern route through Bakersfield and Fresno into the Yosemite Area**

Day 14 - Yosemite National Park - San Francisco (210 miles)
From Yosemite, take a drive west across the state of California and return to San Francisco.
Overnight(1): San Francisco

Day 15 - San Francisco Departure 
Return your car at the airport before your departure flight.

Day 16 - Arrive UK 

 
2017 Departing between Twin Share
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01 May - 31 May £2385 £2057 £2659 £2270  
01 June - 21 June £2385 £2057 £2659 £2270  
22 June - 30 June £2628 £2285 £2903 £2498  
01 July - 31 July £2628 £2285 £2903 £2498  
01 Aug - 16 Aug £2628 £2285 £2903 £2498  
17 Aug - 31 Aug £2432 £2088 £2706 £2302  
01 Sep - 30 Sep £2385 £2057 £2659 £2270  
01 Oct - 19 Oct £2385 £2057 £2659 £2270  

Standard HotelsUpgraded Hotels
San FranciscoHotel MetropolisBest Western Plus Americania
MontereyChaminade Resort & Spa - MontereyHilton Garden Inn Monterey
AnaheimQuality Inn & Suites Anaheim Resort Hilton Anaheim
Palm SpringsQuality Inn & SuitesSaguaro Palm Springs
ScottsdaleHoliday Inn Express ScottsdaleSaguaro Hotel Scottsdale
SedonaHoliday Inn Express Sedona Hilton Sedona Resort at Bell Rock
Grand CanyonBest Western Premier Grand Canyon Squire Inn Yavapai Lodge West
Las VegasExcalibur Hotel Luxor Hotel
Death ValleyStovepipe Wells Village Stovepipe Wells Village
ModestoAmericas Best Value Inn Modesto Cedar Lodge Resort
San FranciscoMetropolis HotelBest Western Plus Americania

Tour Price Includes:

  • Scheduled flights with United Airlines from Heathrow
  • Airport taxes, security charges and the Air Passenger Duty
  • 14 nights accommodation, room only
  • 14 Days fully Inclusive Hire of an Intermediate Car with unlimited mileage, CDW, Extended Protection, Sales Tax, State Tax and Airport Fees
  • Itinerary, maps and detailed driving instructions

Not Included:

  • Weekend flight supplements £24 each way (Friday-Sunday)
  • Fuel for hire car
  • Extra charges apply to renters under 25 years of age
  • Hotel Parking charges if applicable
  • Meals unless stated
  • Entrance fees to National Parks, attractions, activities and excursions


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Hotel Metropolis


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Chaminade Resort & Spa - Monterey


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Hilton Garden Inn Monterey


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Quality Inn & Suites Anaheim Resort


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Hilton Anaheim


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Saguaro Palm Springs


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Holiday Inn Express Scottsdale


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Saguaro Hotel Scottsdale


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Holiday Inn Express Sedona


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Hilton Sedona Resort at Bell Rock


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Best Western Premier Grand Canyon Squire Inn


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Yavapai Lodge West


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Excalibur Hotel


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Stovepipe Wells Village


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Stovepipe Wells Village


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Americas Best Value Inn Modesto


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Cedar Lodge Resort


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