Want to discover the best of the American West over seven memorable days? This unique tour by private plane will fly you from Los Angeles to the West Coast's must-see destinations of San Francisco, Monterey, Yosemite National Park, Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon in luxury, comfort and speed! The 2,000 miles (3,200km) covered on this comprehensive tour of the West Coast would take more than 41 hours by coach, but your private plane completes the trip in less than four hours of flying time, meaning you can spend more time enjoying these famous destinations!
Four-star hotel accommodation, two meals a day and entry to top attractions are included in the all-inclusive, unbeatable price, and with a maximum of 30 passengers on the tour, you are guaranteed an intimate and personal travel experience. Flying into private airports means you’ll save time avoiding long lines at commercial airports, and your luggage will be transported from plane to your hotel room in true VIP style!
- All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
- Breakfast included
- All-inclusive tour
- Dinner included
- Enjoy fantastic aerial views
- Excellent value for money
- Multi-Day Trip
- All entrance fees included
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Your West Coast adventure begins in downtown Los Angeles, where after meeting your dedicated travel host you will be transferred to a local private airport to board your private charter plane for the short flight to Monterey. Complimentary drinks and snacks are served on every leg of your journey by your in-flight host and on board you will find a spacious cabin interior and comfortable leather seats.
Upon every landing, your luggage will be transported directly to your overnight accommodation, while you are whisked by deluxe, modern coach to explore the delights of each West Coast destination. You'll see San Francisco's famous bay and bridges, peaceful Muir Woods and the opulent Californian Wine Country. Don't miss a photo opportunity at the Grizzly Giant sequoia tree in Yosemite National Park before arriving in the bright lights of Las Vegas and uncovering the 2-million-year-old natural phenomenon, the Grand Canyon.
The tour provides the perfect mix of sightseeing and leisure time. With admission included to the not-to-be-missed attractions of the West Coast, you can save your vacation funds for shopping and souvenirs! Take a thrilling whale-watching trip in Monterey, visit the notorious island prison of Alcatraz, enjoy wine tasting in Sonoma County and marvel the beauty of Bryce Canyon – it's all included. At the end of each day you will be transported to a comfortable nearby hotel to enjoy a relaxing dinner and reflect on each memorable experience that this trip provides.
Stay at upscale 4-star hotels. Enjoy complimentary, flavorful breakfasts and dinners each day. Travel on board deluxe, modern coaches. Enjoy private airports and flights, as well as complimentary luggage transfers. Have fun with family-friendly, all-inclusive itineraries. And enjoy guaranteed daily departures. This truly is the best of the American West!
See the Itinerary section below for details on each day’s activities.
Yosemite National Park, California
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Departure Point:Sheraton Los Angeles Downtown
Return Details:Returns to original departure point at approximately 9:15pm on the end of the 7th day
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7-day Ultimate West Coast Tour
- Monterey: whale-watching tour and sightseeing tour of Carmel and the 17-Mile Drive
- San Francisco: city sightseeing tour; admission to Alcatraz
- Muir Woods and Wine Country: admission to Muir Woods; wine tasting fees
- Yosemite National Park: guided tour of park
- Bryce Canyon National Park: admission to the park
- Las Vegas: sightseeing tour of city
- Grand Canyon: guided tour of park
- 6 nights accommodation
- Breakfast and dinner everyday
- Entrance fees
- Transport to/from hotels and airports by air-conditioned coach
- Fuel surcharge
- Hotel pickup and drop-off to/from departure point in LA
- Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
- Each passenger may bring a “Personal Item” in the cabin meeting the max size (25 x 35 x 45cm) and weight restrictions 26lb (12kg), but a second carry-on bag is not permitted. Standard size carry-on bags will be gate checked as a valet bag. Each guest is allowed one checked bag not to exceed 30lb (13.6g)
- Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
- A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
- Planes and buses are collapsible wheelchair accessible, however the driver is unable to assist passengers boarding and disembarking due to insurance regulations. The Tour Operator is also not able to guarantee that every attraction will be able to accommodate wheelchairs. In the event an attraction is not permitted to accommodate your wheelchair, the tour operator is not able to offer a refund for the attraction.
- Please note: when booking for triple and quadruple occupancy, at least 2 paying adults must be traveling with children otherwise child will be charged at adult rate
- Languages available: Sunday – English Only
Monday – Spanish / Portuguese / English
Tuesday – Italian / English
Wednesday – Japanese / English
Thursday – English
Friday – German / English
Saturday – German / English
- Tours operated by Mauiva, LLC. Flight operated by Charter Air
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Los Angeles - Monterey
On day one, you’ll meet your guide at the centrally-located Sheraton Downtown Los Angeles (where overnight accommodation is available prior to tour departure - see pricing options above). From here you will transfer to Atlantic Aviation FBO at Burbank, where you will board your private plane for Monterey, enjoying breakfast in-flight. Upon arrival in Monterey, you can enjoy an exhilarating whale watching cruise. While by Monterey Bay, you have time to stroll along Old Fisherman’s wharf and experience the restaurants and unique shops of Cannery Row.
The afternoon will be spent touring the 17-Mile Drive along California's Highway 1, one of the great scenic drives in the country. Cruise through exclusive neighborhoods and enjoy scenic coastal views of the famed Pebble Beach before arriving in Carmel-by-the-Sea for a leisurely afternoon of shopping or unwinding on the beautiful beach. At the end of day one, you will check in to your hotel, have dinner (casual attire) and relax.
Overnight: Hyatt Regency Monterey
Monterey - San Francisco
Day two begins with breakfast at the hotel before transfer to a local private airport for the short flight to San Francisco, the 'City by the Bay'. Your morning escorted tour will ensure you experience all the ‘must-see’ sights, from Pier 39 to Union Square, to Chinatown. While in Fisherman’s Wharf, be sure to sample some clam chowder and sour dough bread during your free time!
The afternoon is spent visiting the infamous island of Alcatraz. On 'The Rock', you will tour the prison and learn about its notorious inmates, including Al Capone (Scarface) and Machine Gun Kelly. At the end of day two, you'll enjoy a relaxing dinner (casual attire) at your hotel, your base for the next two nights.
Overnight: Hilton San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf
San Francisco - Muir Woods - Wine Country - San Francisco
After a leisurely breakfast you will head to the iconic Golden Gate Bridge for photos of the the $35million 'Bridge That Could Not Be Built'. Then take in beautiful Golden Gate Park, covering more than one thousand square acres and home to beautiful museums, gardens and attractions. Your next stop is the picturesque village of Sausalito, whose setting has inspired many artists.
In the afternoon you will explore Muir Woods, a national monument and home to the beautiful Redwood tree. Soak in the beauty and grandeur of these ancient giants found only in this region of the world. Next, prepare your taste buds for waves of flavor in Wine Country! Immerse yourself in the magnificent countryside of Sonoma Valley as you tickle your taste buds with the crisp whites and full-bodied reds produced in the region. After a fun afternoon in the California countryside you will return to your hotel for dinner.
Overnight: Hilton San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf
San Francisco - Yosemite National Park - Fresno
Transfer after breakfast for your flight to Mariposa, gateway to the stirring sites of Yosemite National Park! You will first explore the Mariposa Grove and see the most remarkable giant sequoia named Grizzly Giant, which is between 1900–2400 years old.
After a lunch at leisure, you will embark on a guided tour of the stunningly beautiful sites of the park. See Horsetail Falls, the striking Lower & Upper Falls, massive El Capitan, Half Dome, Glacier Point, and Mariposa Grove. Finish off your day of epic nature exploration with a relaxing dinner at your hotel in Fresno.
Overnight: Merced, California
Cedar City Area
Check-out of your hotel after breakfast for your flight to Cedar City, UT. After landing in Cedar City take time to visit a unique and impressive concentration of towering red rock cliffs, hanging gardens and alpine landscapes.
After lunch, spend the afternoon enjoying a leisurely and scenic drive back to Cedar City viewing some of the sites that Lewis & Clark found so challenging and awe-inspiring. Following this marvelous drive spend the evening enjoying the unique Mojave Desert town!
Overnight: Cedar City, Utah
Bryce Canyon - Grand Canyon - Las Vegas
Depart Cedar City and beat the crowds to Bryce Canyon National Park where you will view some of the most beautiful and unique geological rock formations in the world. Make sure to have your cameras ready to capture the “hoodoos” rock formations to show your friends at home!
After lunch, with cameras charged and at the ready, hop on your private plane bound for the Grand Canyon National Park! Here you will explore this spectacular natural wonder and learn about its rich Native American history and geological past. You also have the opportunity to view an IMAX Movie & Live Bird Show (when available).
A memorable afternoon concludes with an early evening flight back to Las Vegas, where you will then embark on a sightseeing tour of Old Town Las Vegas and Fremont Street. See the legendary casinos, free entertainment and old-fashioned gambling hospitality that make Las Vegas unique! You will see the iconic sights from the "Welcome" and "Cowboy" signs to some of the better kept secrets, before returning to your hotel for a well-earned dinner.
Luxor Hotel & Casino Tower Deluxe, Las Vegas
Las Vegas - Los Angeles
Day at leisure. Whether you prefer to try your luck at the casino or to sip cocktails poolside, the day is yours for the taking – enjoy! Late check-out has been arranged, so you can make the most of the last few hours of your vacation before departing your hotel at 6:45pm to travel by plane back to Los Angeles.
Arrival back into downtown Los Angeles is scheduled for approximately 9:15pm at the end of a memorable tour.
PRE-TOUR HOTEL ACCOMMODATION
Overnight accommodation available at the Sheraton Los Angeles Downtown at special rates - see tour and pricing options above.
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