Day 01: Arrive in San Francisco
Arrive at San Francisco Airport, transfer to the hotel and check-in (standard check-in is after 1400 hours). The evening is kept free for leisure. You can visit the Mission District – known for its vibrant Mural street lines and restaurants or spend time at Dolores Park. Overnight in San Francisco.
Day 02: San Francisco - City Tour - Alcatraz
Today we will take a guided city tour of San Francisco in which we will see the famous Golden Gate Bridge – the world’s longest single span suspension bridge and a symbol of the city. Next, we visit the Twin Peaks, which offer a spectacular view of downtown San Francisco. We also take a closer look at Telegraph Hill, Ghirardelli Square, Coit Tower, Little Italy and Fisherman’s Wharf. In the evening, take a view of Lombard Street and can take a ride in a cable car or the Bay Cruise and view the San Francisco skyline and Alcatraz Island. Overnight in San Francisco.
Day 03: San Francisco - Sonoma & Napa Wineries
Today we proceed to Napa Valley to one of the most popular wineries – the Sonoma & Napa Winery and enjoy world-class wine tastings and views. Explore the Napa and Sonoma vineyard. Taste the finest wine in Robert Mondavi winery and have a beautiful scenery around. En route view the Bay Area and Alcatraz through the scenic Golden Gate Bridge. Overnight in San Francisco.
Day 04: San Francisco - Sacramento
Check-out from the hotel & transfer to Sacramento – the capital of California which is approx. a 3-hour drive from San Francisco. Check-in and relax. Later visit the Old Sacramento waterfront district – a unique 28-acre National Historic Landmark District along the Sacramento river side. Visit the California State Rail Museum and the California Museum – which shows California’s culture and ethnic history. Sacramento is America’s Farm-to-Fork Capital hence can experience a variety of restaurants and cuisine. Overnight in Sacramento.
Day 05: Sacramento - Lake Tahoe
Check-out from hotel and transfer to Lake Tahoe. En route to Lake Tahoe visit Gold Country which is 45 mins from Sacramento’s famous Highway 49. It is a mix of the heritage of both gold and agriculture, with wineries, shopping areas and farm-to-fork restaurants. Reach Lake Tahoe and check inn to the hotel. Lake Tahoe is a large freshwater lake in Sierra Nevada known as one of the world’s largest alpine lakes and America’s second deepest. In the evening, experience the Dinner Cruise that starts at 6 and offers an unforgettable Tahoe sunset. Enjoy fresh menus as you cruise against a backdrop of astonishing views over Emerald Bay. Signature cocktails and fine wines are available for purchase on-board. Enjoy dinner with an astonishing view of the lake. Overnight in Lake Tahoe.
Day 06: Lake Tahoe
Today proceed to take the Heavenly Mountain Gondola ride at the south of Lake Tahoe and overview the beautiful surrounding covered with a mountain and panoramic view of Lake Tahoe from the observational deck (ski activities in winter). Overnight in Lake Tahoe.
Day 07: Lake Tahoe - Yosemite National Park
Today check-out from the hotel and transfer to Yosemite National Park, which is a UNESCO world heritage site. Check-in and relax. Enjoy a scenic drive through the Sierra Nevada mountain range. Take a view of the Yosemite Falls which is one of the highest waterfalls in Yosemite National Park. Return and overnight in Yosemite.
Day 08: Yosemite National Park - Death Valley (Winter is the best time to visit)
Today check-out from the hotel and transfer to Death Valley National Park. Check-in and relax. Death Valley is a desert valley located in Eastern California. It is the driest place with a view of the desert, vast valley, sculpted peaks and adapted plants. Visit the old ghost town of Rhyolite, a long-abandoned gold mining community, view Rainbow Canyon, visit Ubehebe Crater and Badwater basin – the lowest point in California. Overnight in Death Valley.
Day 09: Death Valley - Las Vegas
Today check-out from the hotel and transfer to Las Vegas. It takes approx. 4 hours to reach Las Vegas by a scenic drive. Check-in and relax. In the evening, take a walking city tour of the Las Vegas strip and explore the city visiting the famous casinos like the Bellagio, the Venetian and other casino hotels. Overnight in Las Vegas.
Day 10: Las Vegas
Today we will visit the Grand Canyon which is in the state of Arizona. It takes approx. 2.5 hours to drive from Las Vegas. Start your tour from the West Rim, watch the Hoover Dam, visit the Eagle Point and the Indian Village. Experience the Skywalk, with a supplement cost, at Guano Point. In the evening you can opt to experience the Black Canyon river adventures on the Colorado river. Overnight in Las Vegas.
Day 11: Las Vegas - Activities - Shows
Today we will visit the Adventure dome Theme Park – an indoor amusement park located at Circus Circus on the Las Vegas strip. Experience the thrill rides (total 25 rides available). Optional activities include team building activities at Machine Gun and/or a thrill aviation experience at Sky Combat Ace. Later in the evening experience spectacular shows known as the ‘O Show’ which is a famous Canadian circus water-based stage performance in Bellagio. ‘V show’ known as the ultimate variety show includes comedians, acrobats, skaters & jugglers. Overnight in Las Vegas.
Day 12: Las Vegas - San Diego
Today check-out from the hotel and transfer/fly to San Diego. Check-in and relax. In the evening visit Sea World located at Mission Bay, an experience which includes animal shows, behind-the-scenes feeding demonstrations, animal encounters, thrilling amusement park rides, and so much more! Overnight in San Diego.
Day 13: San Diego - Balboa Park - USS Midway Museum
Today we will visit the San Diego Zoo in Balboa Park, housing more than 3,500 animals of more than 650 species. Explore the zoo and take up fun activities and animal shows. Later continue the tour and visit the museums such as the San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego Air and Space Museum and San Diego Museum of Man. Later visit the USS Midway Museum, which is famous for its battle that gave the ship its name and learn about aircraft carrier participation in U.S. Naval battles, and about the lives of sailors during WWII. Don’t miss their popular movie, “Battle of Midway: Voices of Midway.” Overnight in San Diego.
Day 14: San Diego - Legoland
Today visit Legoland, a theme, miniature park, and an aquarium located in Carlsbad, California which takes around 40 mins to reach. It is a theme park based on the Lego toy brand. Later experience indoor skydiving at iFly in Vista Way, Oceanside, 40 miles from San Diego. Spend time in the evening at Carlsbad State Beach. Overnight in San Diego.
Day 15: San Diego - Los Angeles
Today check-out from the hotel and transfer to Los Angeles. En route visit San Clemente Beach or Casa Romantica Cultural Centre and Gardens. On arrival check-in and relax. In the evening take the orientation tour of Los Angeles driving past Beverly Hills, the famous Sunset Boulevard, Grumman’s Chinese Theatre, Rodeo Drive, Hollywood Walk of Fame and view the well-known ‘HOLLYWOOD’ sign. Overnight in Los Angeles.
Day 16: Los Angeles - Universal Studios
Today proceed to Universal Studios. Go behind the scenes, beyond the screen and jump right into the action of your favorite movies. Become the star of some of the greatest movies and television shows ever made! Also enjoy the rides. Later visit Warner Bros. Studio for a tour. Optional: OUE Skyscape Observatory. Overnight in Los Angeles.
Day 17: Los Angeles - Disneyland
Today we visit Disneyland resort in Anaheim, California which takes 30 minutes from Los Angeles. Disneyland California brings the world-famous charm of Main Street, U.S.A. and the whimsy of Mickey’s Toontown to life as well has the classic Disney rides and a daily parade. Overnight in Los Angeles.
Day 18: Los Angeles - Explore Beaches
Today we will explore the California coastal region by visiting scenic beaches like the Santa Monica Beach and the Santa Monica Pier aquarium and Venice Beach, Venice Beach Recreational Centre and Venice Canals. Later, spend time in Long Beach. Overnight in Los Angeles.
Day 19: Los Angeles
Today we will experience Zipline at Pacific Crest located in Wrightwood around 75 miles from Los Angeles. Experience the thrill of ziplining through the mountains. Overnight in Los Angeles.
Day 20: Los Angeles - Homeward Bound
Today check-out from the hotel & transfer to the Los Angeles airport to take your flight back home with happy memories.