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Trip Type Trip Type Classic Tour Groups are between 25-60 people, typically ~30-40. Usually there will be many opportunities to split off and enjoy meals and excursions in smaller groups. This is the most economical way to travel, saving up to 40% versus booking the same itinerary yourself.
Small Group Guided Experiences Small groups are usually defined as between 10 and 24 travelers, often less. If you're the kind of person who enjoys more intimate experiences and personal service this is a good choice. All else being equal you will pay a premium for this style vs a larger group tour.
River Cruise These vessels are smaller than most ocean cruisers, limiting which amenties are available. Passenger counts can vary. One of the biggest advantages of a river cruise is the ability to dock at smaller ports and local villages.
Small Ocean Cruise Small ship cruises usually have a max passenger count of 500. The primary purpose of these trips is to spend time off the vessel in local ports (e.g. Mediterranean) or experiencing nature (e.g Galapagos or Antarctica). Cabins can vary from budget to luxury.
Private Tour Private tours give you the undivided attention of a guide, and often involve special access to sites and unique experiences not available to larger groups. This is a great option for families, couples, and small friend groups. Expect to pay a bit more for the extra service.
Independent Package A travel company plans your itinerary and arranges all the logistics including lodging, local activities, and transportantion. You have the flexibility of a solo trip while still getting the convience and time savings of expert planning. Get 90% of the benefits of a tour, without a guide.
Vacation / Holiday Package Similar to a self guided tour, this usually involves a home base, such as a hotel or resort, with packaged activities and day tours as a part of the stay.
Large Ocean Cruise This is the "floating city" experience, with multiple ways to enjoy your vacation aboard the ship as much as on land. Ships are multiple floors, provide several activities, culinary, and shopping options. They often make fewer stops and have less time available for shore excursions.

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Lodging Level Lodging Level Camping Typically involves most nights sleeping in tents (sometimes permanent tented sites) or in rustic cabins and lodges.
Basic - 2 star You'll stay in no-frills, but clean and comfortable, hotels or guesthouses. A 'Basic' trip might also involve a few nights of camping.
Value - 3 star Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Premium - 4 star 3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.
Luxury - 5 star The highest level of comfort and service. All accomodations are in four or five star hotels, boutique lodges or high-end homestays.

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Physical Level Physical Level Very Easy Minimal walking - motor vehicles available for all major parts of trip.
Easy Normal generally flat walking in urban or suburban environments.
Moderate Walking or physical activity half to most of day - no carrying equipment.
Strenuous All or most of day hiking or biking, hills included.
Extreme Very challenging all day hiking and backpacking carrying significant equipment.

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San Francisco - All Trips

141 trips from 41 tour companies with 185 reviews

All San Francisco tours, river cruises, expedition cruises, and adventure trips. Find the best guided trips and expert planned vacation and holiday packages. Average rating of 4.6 for all San Francisco trips.

San Francisco - All Trips

141 trips from 41 tour companies with 185 reviews

All San Francisco tours, river cruises, expedition cruises, and adventure trips. Find the best guided trips and expert planned vacation and holiday packages. Average rating of 4.6 for all San Francisco trips.

 
California Coast and Yosemite Park tour
9 days

California Coast and Yosemite Park

4.7 | Excellent | 26 Reviews
Type:
Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Culinary & Wine, Cultural, Local Immersion & Homestays
Visits:
United States, California, Los Angeles, Monterey Peninsula, Pacific Ocean, San Francisco, Santa Barbara, Yosemite National Park
$ 1,695
Popular
$ 188per day
Highlights
  • Explore Yosemite National Park.
  • See the Monterey's famous Seventeen Mile Drive
  • Visit the Getty Villa which is a world famous museum
  • Get an Opportunity to cruise on San Francisco Bay
  • Discover California
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California Coast
8 days

California Coast

4.7 | Excellent | 39 Reviews
By Collette
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural
Visits:
United States, San Francisco, Santa Barbara
$ 2,649
From $ 3,258
$ 331per day
Highlights
  • Dine overlooking beautiful San Francisco Bay at the famous Pier 39.
  • Gather for a special olive oil tasting.
  • Sample California wines at a vineyard.
  • Wind through the breathtaking 17-Mile Drive.
  • Tour the palatial mountaintop retreat of Hearst Castle.
  • Stop at the “Queen of the Missions” in Santa Barbara.
  • Discover the famed landmarks of San Francisco, including the Golden Gate Bridge.
  • Experience Santa Barbara's most historic sights and picturesque beauty.
  • Marvel at the beauty of Point Lobos State Natural Reserve.
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Treasures of Northern California
9 days

Treasures of Northern California

4.7 | Excellent | 39 Reviews
By Collette
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural
Visits:
United States, San Francisco
$ 2,949
From $ 3,627
$ 328per day
Highlights
  • Experience dinner overlooking San Francisco Bay and the Golden Gate Bridge.
  • Visit a family-owned vineyard for a farm-to-table lunch and incredible wine.
  • Sample the many intriguing flavors of local olive oil.
  • Discover the renowned California State Railroad Museum.
  • Enjoy a narrated cruise of spectacular Lake Tahoe.
  • Take a tram tour through awe-inspiring Yosemite National Park.
  • Stroll Old Sacramento — complete with wooden sidewalks and cobblestone streets.
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Pacific Northwest & California featuring Washington, Oregon and California
8 days

Pacific Northwest & California featuring Washington, Oregon and California

4.7 | Excellent | 39 Reviews
By Collette
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural
Visits:
Portland, San Francisco
$ 2,649
From $ 3,258
$ 331per day
Highlights
  • E
  • Visit lively Pike Place Market, Seattle's famous fish and vegetable market.
  • Venture to Mount St. Helens Visitor Center to learn about its eruptions.
  • Visit Columbia River Gorge's Bonneville Dam.
  • Embark on a sightseeing tour of Seattle, the "Emerald City."
  • Behold the majestic beauty of the Redwood Forest's "Avenue of the Giants."
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Western Discoverer with Disneyland Resort Extension Summer 2019
16 days

Western Discoverer with Disneyland Resort Extension Summer 2019

4.5 | Great | 100+ Reviews
By Trafalgar
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Local Immersion & Homestays, Education / Learning
Visits:
United States, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Santa Barbara, Yosemite National Park
$ 4,220
From $ 5,191
$ 264per day
Highlights
  • City tour in Los Angeles, San Francisco
  • Scenic drive along 17-Mile Drive
  • Orientation of San Diego, Santa Barbara
  • View Oak Creek Canyon, Half Dome
  • Visit Grand Canyon National Park, Las Vegas, Yosemite National Park, Mammoth Lakes, Napa Valley, Sonoma Valley, Santa Barbara, Carmel-by-the-Sea, Monterey
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National Parks & Bright Lights
15 days

National Parks & Bright Lights

4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
By G Adventures
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Trekking & Expeditions, Education / Learning, Transformative
Visits:
United States, Bryce Canyon National Park, Death Valley, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Monument Valley, San Francisco, Yosemite National Park, Zion National Park, Death Valley National Park, Golden Gate Bridge, Sierra Nevada
$ 2,719
From $ 3,887
$ 192per day
Highlights
  • Meet the navajo in stunning monument valley
  • Marvel at the grand canyon
  • Hike in beautiful bryce canyon and zion national parks
  • Roll the dice in las vegas
  • Search for stars in los angeles
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Los Angeles to San Francisco Express
7 days

Los Angeles to San Francisco Express

4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
By G Adventures
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Camping
Camping Lodging Level Typically involves most nights sleeping in tents (sometimes permanent tented sites) or in rustic cabins and lodges.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Trekking & Expeditions, High Adventure
Visits:
United States, Death Valley, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, London, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sierra Nevada, Yosemite National Park, Death Valley National Park, Golden Gate Bridge
$ 979
From $ 1,395
$ 150per day
Highlights
  • Stargaze in los angeles
  • Experience a grand canyon sunset
  • Roll the dice in las vegas
  • Camp under the stars
  • Hike in yosemite national park
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Sin, Surf & Sierras – Las Vegas to LA tour
8 days

Sin, Surf & Sierras – Las Vegas to LA

4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
By G Adventures
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Camping
Camping Lodging Level Typically involves most nights sleeping in tents (sometimes permanent tented sites) or in rustic cabins and lodges.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Trekking & Expeditions, High Adventure
Visits:
United States, Death Valley, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sierra Nevada, Yosemite National Park, Death Valley National Park, Santa Barbara
$ 1,084
From $ 1,442
$ 136per day
Highlights
  • Hike in yosemite national park
  • Revel in the glitz of las vegas
  • Break a sweat in death valley
  • Stargaze in los angeles
  • Drive california's scenic highway 1
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Western Express Northbound
8 days

Western Express Northbound

4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
By G Adventures
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Trekking & Expeditions, Transformative
Visits:
United States, Death Valley, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Yosemite National Park, Sierra Nevada, Death Valley National Park
$ 1,537
From $ 2,213
$ 205per day
Highlights
  • Bask in the big-city lights of los angeles and las vegas
  • Wind through the streets of san francisco
  • Hike through yosemite
  • Feel the heat in death valley
  • Get your kicks on route 66
  • Marvel at the twisted trees in joshua tree national park
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San Francisco to Los Angeles Express
7 days

San Francisco to Los Angeles Express

4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
By G Adventures
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Camping
Camping Lodging Level Typically involves most nights sleeping in tents (sometimes permanent tented sites) or in rustic cabins and lodges.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Trekking & Expeditions, High Adventure
Visits:
United States, Death Valley, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sierra Nevada, Yosemite National Park, Death Valley National Park, London
$ 1,072
From $ 1,520
$ 163per day
Highlights
  • Experience the bright lights of las vegas
  • Hike yosemite and the grand canyon
  • Stargaze in los angeles
  • Drive along route 66
  • Camp in nature under the stars
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Western Express Southbound
8 days

Western Express Southbound

4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
By G Adventures
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Trekking & Expeditions, Transformative
Visits:
United States, Death Valley, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Yosemite National Park, Death Valley National Park, Sierra Nevada
$ 1,537
From $ 1,889
$ 175per day
Highlights
  • Bask in the big city lights of los angeles and san francisco
  • Live it up in vegas
  • Hike through yosemite
  • Check out death valley
  • Drive along route 66
  • Snap pics of joshua tree national park's iconic vegetation
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West Coast Discovery – US & Canada
21 days

West Coast Discovery – US & Canada

4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
By G Adventures
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Camping
Camping Lodging Level Typically involves most nights sleeping in tents (sometimes permanent tented sites) or in rustic cabins and lodges.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Trekking & Expeditions, High Adventure
Visits:
Canada, United States, Calgary, Death Valley, Grand Canyon, Jasper, Lake Louise, Las Vegas, London, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sierra Nevada, Vancouver, Yosemite National Park, Victoria
$ 3,399
From $ 5,651
$ 202per day
Highlights
  • Stargaze in los angeles
  • Experience a grand canyon sunset
  • Roll the dice in las vegas
  • Hike in yosemite national park
  • Create a postcard-perfect photo in jasper national park
  • Be awed by the mighty rockies
  • Get up close and personal with canadian wildlife
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Atacama to Machu Picchu
18 days

Atacama to Machu Picchu

4.6 | Excellent | 73 Reviews
By Explore!
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Strenuous
Strenuous Physical Level Full day hiking or trekking over medium to long distances. Moderate expectation of physical fitness.
Theme:
Cycling & Biking, Hiking & Walking, Cultural, Trekking & Expeditions
Visits:
Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Peru, United States, Aguas Calientes, Copacabana, Cusco, La Paz, Machu Picchu, Pisa, Puno, Sacred Valley, San Francisco, Santiago, Sucre, Uyuni, Valparaiso
$ 5,320
From $ 6,710
$ 276per day
Highlights
  • Santiago de Chile - Chile's scenic capital in the shadow of the Andes
  • San Pedro de Atacama - Discover the Valley of the Moon and El Tatio Geysers
  • Uyuni - Explore the great plains of one of the largest salt lakes on earth
  • Sucre - Visit Bolivia's colonial capital, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • La Paz - Explore the 'city that touches the sky'
  • Lake Titicaca - Traverse the highest navigable lake in the world and stay on the Island of the Sun
  • Machu Picchu - Travel by train to the 'Lost City', one of the New Seven Wonders of the World
  • Cusco - Explore the ancient capital city of the Incas
More
Golden States
9 days

Golden States

4.6 | Excellent | 61 Reviews
By Topdeck
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Cultural, Singles Travel
Visits:
United States, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Venice, Yosemite National Park
$ 2,049
From $ 2,489
$ 205per day
Highlights
  • Chinatown cultural tour, San Francisco
  • Party bus, Las Vegas
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Grand Journey of America's West end Denver (Summer 2019)
23 days

Grand Journey of America's West end Denver (Summer 2019)

4.4 | Great | 12 Reviews
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Physical Level
Theme:
50 plus
Visits:
United States, California, Denver, Grand Canyon, San Francisco, Santa Barbara
$ 8,295
From $ 11,198
$ 361per day
Highlights
  • Sonoma: Sample local wines at a private tasting at an eco-friendly vineyard.
  • Grand Canyon: Enjoy dinner with an incredible view at the Thunderbird Room, overlooking the South Rim.
  • UCross Ranch: Savour a hearty ranch style Highlight Dinner, prepared by your local hosts.
  • Custer: Toast to the finale of your trip at your Celebration Dinner served at your lodge within Custer State Park.
  • Dining Summary: 22 Breakfasts (B), 1 Dinner (D) and 9 Dinners with wine (DW).
  • San Francisco: Revisit the 'Summer of Love' with a Local Expert and former hippie at Haight-Ashbury, the iconic district where the hippie counterculture evolved.
  • Los Angeles: Join a Local Expert for a behind-the-scenes tour of a historic downtown theatre.
  • Grand Canyon: Join a Local Expert for an informative presentation and witness the burnt orange hues of the canyon walls.
  • Monument Valley: Join a Navajo guide in an open-air vehicle to explore the iconic vistas of this Navajo Tribal Park.
  • UCross: Spend your morning doing as the locals do, exploring your surroundings by horseback with a gentle ride (waiver required) led by a Local Expert.
  • Deadwood: Historical Wild West figures such as Wild Bill Hickock and Calamity Jane called Deadwood home. Learn about the Gold Rush and the town’s notable residents aboard Kevin Costner’s Original Deadwood Tour with a Local Expert.
  • Deadwood: Enjoy an audience with Lakota tribe members as they share a live narrative of the Great Sioux Nation.
  • San Francisco: Timeless yet modern, The Westin St. Francis on Union Square, San Francisco has a vibrant, directly located on Union Square, with cable cars stopping just outside the doors.
  • Sonoma: The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn and Spa is surrounded by lush vineyards and dotted with natural hot springs.
  • Yosemite National Park: Stay in the park and enjoy Yosemite after the crowds have left, just a short walk to Yosemite Falls.
  • Monterey: Located on Cannery Row, Monterey Plaza Hotel and Spa is the most dramatic waterfront hotel in California.
  • Santa Barbara: Stay at the Double Tree Fess Parker in beautiful mission-style rooms, with views of the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains.
  • Los Angeles: Stay at JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE. situated in downtown L.A., within walking distance of the city's most noteworthy attractions.
  • Scottsdale: Wander the grounds of this desert oasis, leaving behind your hectic lifestyle at the McCormick Scottsdale to relax and renew.
  • Grand Canyon: Insight stays centrally located within the National Park. In these cases, the hotels are much more rustic and typical of the natural environment.
  • Lake Powell: We guarantee rooms with lake-views, picture-perfect vistas and breathtaking sunsets at Lake Powell Resorts and Marinas.
  • Zion National Park: Stay in rustic charming lodges, located right inside the National Park.
  • Las Vegas: Sleek modern decor and the luxurious furnishings make every guest feel like royalty at the ARIA Resort and Casino.
  • Salt Lake City: Centrally located downtown, the Hilton Salt Lake City Center offers views of the Salt Lake Valley and mountain peaks.
  • Grand Teton National Park: Stay right inside the National Park at the desirable Jackson Lake Lodge. One of the largest of all the eco-friendly resorts, with breathtaking views.
  • Yellowstone National Park: Insight stays centrally located within the National Park. In these cases, the hotels are much more rustic and typical of the natural environment.
  • UCross: Enjoy a relaxed and peaceful atmosphere during your stay at the Ranch at UCross with the natural scenic beauty of the surroundings.
  • Spearfish: Deep in the heart of beautiful canyons you will find Spearfish Canyon Lodge. Built and decorated in the style of the old lodges of the West.
  • Custer State Park: Insight stays centrally located within the State Park. In these cases, the hotels are much more rustic and typical of the natural environment.
  • San Francisco: See the iconic cable cars, Union Square and Golden Gate Bridge.
  • Sonoma: Browse the unique shops on the historic Sonoma Plaza.
  • Yosemite National Park: Experience the park's natural beauty and wildlife. See the El Capitan and Half Dome rock formations.
  • Carmel-by-the-Sea: Browse the art galleries and shops in this quaint beach city.
  • San Joaquin Valley: Stop at a historic fruit stand where seasonal delights are grown, farmed, and sold.
  • Scenic Drives: 17-Mile Drive past the Pebble Beach Golf Links.
  • Santa Barbara: Visit Mission Santa Barbara, a historic Spanish mission founded by the Franciscan order in 1786.
  • Los Angeles: Drive along Sunset Boulevard, see the Hollywood Walk of Fame and Grauman's Chinese Theatre.
  • Sedona: Visit this Red Rock Country artists' colony, set in Sedona's majestic red rock landscape.
  • Cameron: Stop at the historic Trading Post, established in the early 1900s as a place where Native American's traded wool and livestock.
  • Lake Powell: A testament to the power of water over rock, glide through the narrow sandstone turns of Antelope Canyon during your cruise.
  • Glen Canyon: Visit the dam that stands 710 feet or 216 meters high, and provides water and power to western communities.
  • Bryce Canyon National Park: Enjoy the rugged beauty with a leisurely walk along Sunset Point to view the hoodoos.
  • Zion National Park: The most relaxing and informative way to see the grandeur and natural features of the canyon is by a private shuttle that includes live commentary.
  • Grand Teton National Park: Take in panoramic views of the beautiful Jenny Lake, a glacial formation that dates back over 10,000 years.
  • Yellowstone: See Upper Geyser Basin, which boasts the highest concentration of spouting geysers, hot springs and steaming fumaroles in the world.
  • Cody: Explore the award-winning Buffalo Bill Center of the West, known for its excellent Western art collection and natural history.
  • Black Hills: Witness the huge Crazy Horse Memorial and the famous Mount Rushmore National Memorial.
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Grand Journey of America's West end Rapid City (Summer 2019)
23 days

Grand Journey of America's West end Rapid City (Summer 2019)

4.4 | Great | 12 Reviews
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Physical Level
Theme:
50 plus
Visits:
United States, California, Grand Canyon, San Francisco, Santa Barbara
$ 8,295
From $ 11,198
$ 361per day
Highlights
  • Sonoma: Sample local wines at a private tasting at an eco-friendly vineyard.
  • Grand Canyon: Enjoy dinner with an incredible view at the Thunderbird Room, overlooking the South Rim.
  • UCross Ranch: Savour a hearty ranch style Highlight Dinner, prepared by your local hosts.
  • Custer: Toast to the finale of your trip at your Celebration Dinner served at your lodge within Custer State Park.
  • Dining Summary: 22 Breakfasts (B), 1 Dinner (D) and 9 Dinners with wine (DW).
  • San Francisco: Revisit the 'Summer of Love' with a Local Expert and former hippie at Haight-Ashbury, the iconic district where the hippie counterculture evolved.
  • Los Angeles: Join a Local Expert for a behind-the-scenes tour of a historic downtown theatre.
  • Grand Canyon: Join a Local Expert for an informative presentation and witness the burnt orange hues of the canyon walls.
  • Monument Valley: Join a Navajo guide in an open-air vehicle to explore the iconic vistas of this Navajo Tribal Park.
  • UCross: Spend your morning doing as the locals do, exploring your surroundings by horseback with a gentle ride (waiver required) led by a Local Expert.
  • Deadwood: Enjoy an audience with Lakota tribe members as they share a live narrative of the Great Sioux Nation.
  • Deadwood: Historical Wild West figures such as Wild Bill Hickock and Calamity Jane called Deadwood home. Learn about the Gold Rush and the town’s notable residents aboard Kevin Costner’s Original Deadwood Tour with a Local Expert.
  • San Francisco: Timeless yet modern, The Westin St. Francis on Union Square, San Francisco has a vibrant, directly located on Union Square, with cable cars stopping just outside the doors.
  • Sonoma: The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn and Spa is surrounded by lush vineyards and dotted with natural hot springs.
  • Yosemite National Park: Stay in the park and enjoy Yosemite after the crowds have left, just a short walk to Yosemite Falls.
  • Monterey: Located on Cannery Row, Monterey Plaza Hotel and Spa is the most dramatic waterfront hotel in California.
  • Santa Barbara: Stay at the Double Tree Fess Parker in beautiful mission-style rooms, with views of the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains.
  • Los Angeles: Stay at JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE. situated in downtown L.A., within walking distance of the city's most noteworthy attractions.
  • Scottsdale: Wander the grounds of this desert oasis, leaving behind your hectic lifestyle at the McCormick Scottsdale to relax and renew.
  • Grand Canyon: Insight stays centrally located within the National Park. In these cases, the hotels are much more rustic and typical of the natural environment.
  • Lake Powell: We guarantee rooms with lake-views, picture-perfect vistas and breathtaking sunsets at Lake Powell Resorts and Marinas.
  • Zion National Park: Stay in rustic charming lodges, located right inside the National Park.
  • Las Vegas: Sleek modern decor and the luxurious furnishings make every guest feel like royalty at the ARIA Resort and Casino.
  • Salt Lake City: Centrally located downtown, the Hilton Salt Lake City Center offers views of the Salt Lake Valley and mountain peaks.
  • Grand Teton National Park: Stay right inside the National Park at the desirable Jackson Lake Lodge. One of the largest of all the eco-friendly resorts, with breathtaking views.
  • Yellowstone National Park: Insight stays centrally located within the National Park. In these cases, the hotels are much more rustic and typical of the natural environment.
  • UCross: Enjoy a relaxed and peaceful atmosphere during your stay at the Ranch at UCross with the natural scenic beauty of the surroundings.
  • Spearfish: Deep in the heart of beautiful canyons you will find Spearfish Canyon Lodge. Built and decorated in the style of the old lodges of the West.
  • Custer State Park: Insight stays centrally located within the State Park. In these cases, the hotels are much more rustic and typical of the natural environment.
  • Sonoma: Browse the unique shops on the historic Sonoma Plaza.
  • Yosemite National Park: Experience the park's natural beauty and wildlife. See the El Capitan and Half Dome rock formations.
  • Carmel-by-the-Sea: Browse the art galleries and shops in this quaint beach city.
  • San Joaquin Valley: Stop at a historic fruit stand where seasonal delights are grown, farmed, and sold.
  • Scenic Drives: 17-Mile Drive past the Pebble Beach Golf Links.
  • Santa Barbara: Visit Mission Santa Barbara, a historic Spanish mission founded by the Franciscan order in 1786.
  • Los Angeles: Drive along Sunset Boulevard, see the Hollywood Walk of Fame and Grauman's Chinese Theatre.
  • San Francisco: See the iconic cable cars, Union Square and Golden Gate Bridge.
  • Sedona: Visit this Red Rock Country artists' colony, set in Sedona's majestic red rock landscape.
  • Cameron: Stop at the historic Trading Post, established in the early 1900s as a place where Native American's traded wool and livestock.
  • Lake Powell: A testament to the power of water over rock, glide through the narrow sandstone turns of Antelope Canyon during your cruise.
  • Glen Canyon: Visit the dam that stands 710 feet or 216 meters high, and provides water and power to western communities.
  • Bryce Canyon National Park: Enjoy the rugged beauty with a leisurely walk along Sunset Point to view the hoodoos.
  • Zion National Park: The most relaxing and informative way to see the grandeur and natural features of the canyon is by a private shuttle that includes live commentary.
  • Grand Teton National Park: Take in panoramic views of the beautiful Jenny Lake, a glacial formation that dates back over 10,000 years.
  • Yellowstone: See Upper Geyser Basin, which boasts the highest concentration of spouting geysers, hot springs and steaming fumaroles in the world.
  • Cody: Explore the award-winning Buffalo Bill Center of the West, known for its excellent Western art collection and natural history.
  • Black Hills: Witness the huge Crazy Horse Memorial and the famous Mount Rushmore National Memorial.
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Ecuador - Andes to Amazon
14 days

Ecuador - Andes to Amazon

4.6 | Excellent | 73 Reviews
By Explore!
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Cycling & Biking, Hiking & Walking, Cultural, Trekking & Expeditions
Visits:
Ecuador, United States, Cotopaxi, Cuenca, Guayaquil, Otavalo, Quito, San Francisco
$ 2,200
From $ 2,876
$ 152per day
Highlights
  • Quito - Discover Ecuador's colonial Andean capital, surrounded by snow-capped mountains
  • Volcanoes - Picturesque drives through the 'Avenue of the Volcanoes'
  • Otavalo - Visit the fascinating Indian market
  • Banos - Dramatic gateway to the jungles of the Orient
  • Cuenca - Explore this pretty city and visit a panama hat factory
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Western USA National Parks Explorer
14 days

Western USA National Parks Explorer

4.6 | Excellent | 73 Reviews
By Explore!
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Strenuous
Strenuous Physical Level Full day hiking or trekking over medium to long distances. Moderate expectation of physical fitness.
Theme:
Cycling & Biking, Hiking & Walking, Cultural, Trekking & Expeditions
Visits:
Italy, United States, Arches National Park, California, Capitol Reef National Park, Death Valley, Golden Gate Bridge, Grand Canyon, Lake Powell, Las Vegas, Mesa Verde, Moab, Monument Valley, New York, San Francisco, Sierra Nevada, Venice, York, Yosemite National Park, Zion National Park
$ 3,390
From $ 4,374
Popular
$ 231per day
Best of the US Express
18 days

Best of the US Express

4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
By G Adventures
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Camping
Camping Lodging Level Typically involves most nights sleeping in tents (sometimes permanent tented sites) or in rustic cabins and lodges.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Trekking & Expeditions, High Adventure
Visits:
United States, Chicago, Death Valley, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, London, Memphis, Nashville, New Orleans, New York, Niagara Falls, San Francisco, Sierra Nevada, York, Yosemite National Park
$ 2,372
From $ 3,640
$ 152per day
Highlights
  • Take a bite of the big apple
  • Feel the beat in memphis and nashville
  • Experience a grand canyon sunset
  • Roll the dice in vegas
  • Hike in yosemite
  • Stroll the streets of san francisco
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Natural Highlights of California
9 days

Natural Highlights of California

4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
By G Adventures
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type:
Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural
Visits:
United States, California, Death Valley, Death Valley National Park, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Sequoia National Park, Sierra Nevada, Yosemite National Park, Golden Gate Bridge
$ 2,319
From $ 3,381
$ 305per day
Highlights
  • Immerse yourself in the stark beauty of death valley
  • Cross the stunning sierra nevada mountains
  • Explore world-famous yosemite national park
  • Marvel at ancient trees in sequoia national park
  • Visit the world renowned monterey bay aquarium
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