Day 1Las Vegas
Welcome to exciting Las Vegas, also known as “Sin City!” Your Tour Director is on hand late this afternoon to answer any questions.
Day 2Las Vegas–Williams
Cross the desert and the [FP] old Mojave gold-strike country to Williams, a picturesque mountain town with Route 66 as the Main Street and the gateway to the Grand Canyon. Enjoy one of America’s best preserved stretches of the Mother Road. Walk Main Street and you’ll find vintage neon on buildings that are preserved to their original character, and restaurants that have the character of the Route 66 heyday.
Day 3Williams–Grand Canyon Railroad–Grand Canyon National Park
Take an unforgettable journey into the canyon on the GRAND CANYON RAILROAD. From your 1950s-era passenger car, while strolling musicians roam playing tunes of yesteryear, marvel at one of the Natural Wonders of the World as you experience breathtaking views of the Grand Canyon. There’s plenty of free time to wander along the canyon rim and lose yourself in the majesty and magnificence that is [FP] GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK. There is time for an optional helicopter flightseeing tour of the Grand Canyon—definitely the thrill of a lifetime. Accommodations for this evening are inside the park.
Day 4Grand Canyon National Park–Monument Valley–Kayenta
If you miss the sunset over the canyon, sunrise is just as impressive! To experience the American West that’s been immortalized on the silver screen, journey across the Navajo Nation to MONUMENT VALLEY. Situated on the Arizona/Utah border, the valley’s scenic desert vistas and iconic buttes have appeared in countless classic Western films.
Day 5Kayenta–Lake Powell–Page
This morning, your 4-WHEEL-DRIVE TOUR is a memorable way to experience Monument Valley. Afterward, head to Page and visit the [FP] Glen Canyon Dam, holding back the waters of the Colorado River in Lake Powell, the country’s second-largest man-made lake. This afternoon, consider an optional Antelope Canyon cruise, which takes you onto the lake and into the tight, winding canyons.
Day 6Page–Bryce Canyon National Park
Our optional early morning flights provide another unique perspective of Lake Powell. This beautiful sightseeing flight also includes Glen Canyon Dam, Wahweap Marina, Tower Butte, and Rainbow Bridge, the largest natural arch on Earth. Then, travel into Utah along the Grand Staircase to [FP] BRYCE CANYON NATIONAL PARK. Bryce is famous for its unique geology; erosion has created bizarre shapes, including slot canyons, windows, fins, and spires called “hoodoos.” Tinted with numerous colors, these rocks create a wondrous landscape. Make sure to have your camera on hand today! (Continental Breakfast)
Day 7Bryce Canyon National Park–Zion National Park–St. George
“Zion” is an ancient Hebrew word meaning a place of refuge or sanctuary. Once a refuge for Mormon pioneers, [FP] ZION NATIONAL PARK’S striking landscapes of steep canyons and stone towers carved out by rushing streams over millions of years will mesmerize you. There is plenty of time to explore the park: take the park shuttle, see the Visitor’s Center and the museum, take a leisurely hike, bird watch, or join a park ranger to learn more about the animals, geology, plants, and human history. You’ll overnight in St. George.
Day 8St. George–Las Vegas
This morning begins with an orientation tour of St. George, the most important Mormon community in southern Utah. We continue to Las Vegas, with a mid-afternoon arrival. (Continental Breakfast)
Day 9Las Vegas
The trip ends today with guests departing on individual schedules. Transfers to Las Vegas McCarran International Airport are included. You can extend your vacation with extra nights and explore “Sin City” further with a variety of exciting optional activities.
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