7 Day Western National Parks Tour, Las Vegas to San Francisco via Grand Canyon. There are so many National Parks and Native Lands to see on this seven-day adventure. Zion, Bryce, Antelope Canyon, Monument Valley, Grand Canyon, Death Valley, and Yosemite are just some of the places you’ll visit. This is a trip that you will cherish for the rest of your life. Purchase 5 seats and have a completely private tour with the ticket type of your choice.
- San Francisco
- Yosemite National Park
- Grand Canyon
- Las Vegas
- Antelope Canyon
Day 1 – Zion National Park and Bryce National Parks
Zion National Park
Cut by the Virgin River, Zion Canyon is an impressive mix of white, pink, and red Navajo sandstone cliffs. Ancient petrified sand dunes towering over 2000 feet above the canyon floor make for an impressive landscape and a photographer’s paradise. Zion National Park offers enchanting walks & hikes for every fitness level. Stroll around the Emerald Pools trail, enjoy the Temple of Sinawava, the Great White Throne, Weeping Rock and visit the interpretive Human History museum where you can enjoy an entertaining Park Rangers talk on the patio.
Bryce Canyon National Park
After a full afternoon in Zion we head to Bryce Canyon, a giant natural amphitheater created by erosion along the eastern side of the Paunsaugunt Plateau, Bryce is distinctive due to geological structures called hoodoos. These red, orange and white spires provide spectacular views for park visitors. Bryce Canyon is considered by many to be the most scenically diverse place in the world.
Day 2 – Antelope Canyon and Monument Valley
Headed past Lake Powell with an optional visit to Antelope Canyon, we wind our way through more of USA Southwest’s spectacular scenery to one of the most iconic locations on the planet. The backdrop for many famous western movies and home to the Navajo Indian Tribe.
Hop on board a 4X4 jeep and enjoy an included Navajo guided tour of Monument Valley. Camp right along the rim and get ready to gaze up at the amazing starry skies, bag your front-row seat to a magnificent sunrise.
Day 3 – Grand Canyon National Park South Rim
Grand Canyon South Rim
After a brief visit to a traditional Navajo trading post, we follow the mighty Colorado River through the Painted Desert to one of the seven natural wonders of the world! Take in a bird’s eye view on an optional helicopter ride, stroll along the rim, take a hike into one of the deepest and most diverse canyons on earth or simply relax in one of the rim cafes and admire the magnificent view before heading back to the bright city lights of Las Vegas!
Day 4 – Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park
Death Valley National Park
Heading to California this morning you will embark on a guided tour of Death Valley National Park. Enjoy photo stops and short walks at Zabriskie Point, Artist’s Palette, Badwater Basin Salt Flats, Furnace Creek Visitor Center, Devil’s Golf Course, and the Mesquite Sand Dunes. After a picnic lunch, we will drive through spectacular scenery to the old Gold Rush Historic town of Bishop for your night stop.
Day 5 – Tioga Pass to Yosemite National Park
Crossing the Tioga Pass this morning provides an extremely scenic route passing by highlights such as Olmsted Point, Lake Tenaya, Tuolumne Meadows, and Mono Lake en route to Yosemite Valley. Visit the Valley Visitor Center and exhibits, take a mini-tour, and get ready for a full day of exploration tomorrow. *In the event that the Tioga Pass is closed due to weather conditions this tour will route through Lake Isabella for your night’s stay in Bishop.
Day 6 – Yosemite National Park-Full Day
Yosemite National Park
Spend a full day exploring the walks offered in the park. There are countless walks ranging from easy to strenuous or opt for a guided tour with your expert guide to the premier panoramas such as Bridalveil Falls, Lower Yosemite Falls, views of Half Dome, and El Capitan. You can also opt for some free time relaxing or cycling along the Merced River.
Day 7 – Yosemite to San Francisco
Today we head to City by the Bay- San Francisco! Your 7-day adventure concludes with a fully guided city tour of this vibrant city. Stops include Fisherman’s Wharf, Pier 39, Haight Ashbury, and the Golden Gate Bridge.
Top attractions in San Francisco
Here are some top attractions in San Francisco you could visit and enjoy. There are, of course, dozens of attractions and landmarks in San Francisco worth visiting and learning about the history of this amazing city.
The Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge that extends across the Golden Gate, the one-mile strait that separates San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean.
Alcatraz Island is located about 2 kilometers offshore from San Francisco, California, United States, in San Francisco Bay. This small island was built from 1934 until 1963 with facilities for...
Fisherman's Wharf is one of the busiest tourist areas in town, on the northern waterfront. At every turn, souvenir shops and stalls that sell crab and clam chowder in sourdough...
San Francisco and The United States travel guides
Here are handy travel guides about San Francisco and the US so you can learn a thing or two about these destinations. For a comprehensive list of our travel guides, please visit our travel guides page.
With its iconic and memorable beauty, San Francisco is wrapped in cultural attractions and filled with many globally known landmarks. To name a few: Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, Fisherman’s...
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Top hotels in San Francisco
San Francisco has dozens of hotels of various star ratings, together with other lodging solutions, such as guest houses, hostels, and Airbnb. Bellow are some top hotel recommendations from our website. For a general hotel search, check the form at the bottom of this page or our hotel booking page.
Offering a full-service spa, indoor infinity pool and on-site restaurant, St. Regis San Francisco is situated in San Francisco’s SOMA neighborhood. Each guest room comes with a flat-screen TV. Union...
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Cheap flights and hotels discounts for San Francisco
The peak season for flights to San Francisco is March, September and December. The low season for purchasing tickets is May, June and July.
San Francisco is served by San Francisco International Airport. Direct flights to San Francisco are offered by 49 airlines. Most flights are with Southwest Airlines. Direct flights from San Francisco, United States are airlines: American Airlines, United Airlines, Frontier Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Turkish Airlines and Southwest Airlines from New York, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Chicago, Houston and Miami.
San Francisco and the US attractions and landmarks
Here are some of the most popular attractions and landmarks in San Francisco and in the US.