CALIFORNIA – 21 Days | March 11, 2020
- Double $4,199
- Single $5,999
Meals Include: • 12 Continental Breakfasts • 1 Fehr-Way Dinner
*plus applicable taxes
*MANITOBA AND SASKATCHEWAN PASSENGERS: Pick-up locations along the Trans-Canada Highway from Winnipeg to Regina. Call for pricing.
DEPOSIT: $200 per person, plus optional travel insurance due at booking.
Tour Presentation: October 3, 2019, at 2:00 PM and 6:30 PM. Please call or email to RSVP.
Prices and itinerary subject to change.
DAY 1 WINNIPEG – SWIFT CURRENT, SK Start California Dreamin’ of warmer weather as we head out onto the road to the Golden State.
DAY 2 SWIFT CURRENT – HELENA, MT We begin heading south today across “Big Sky Country” Montana to its state capital.
DAY 3 HELENA – SALT LAKE CITY, UT Wake up in the mountains refreshed, then sit back and relax as the Rocky Mountains keep us company on our way to the state capital of Utah.
DAY 4 SALT LAKE CITY – CEDAR CITY, UT Enjoy a Guided Tour of Salt Lake City this morning before heading further south towards Nevada
DAY 5 CEDAR CITY – LAS VEGAS, NV (2 NIGHTS) Today we’ll experience the grandeur of Zion National Park, a spectacle of massive stone formations resembling castle towers and cathedrals. This evening, we will arrive in the “Entertainment Capital of the World” – Las Vegas!
Day 6 Las Vegas Today, you have the option of taking a tour of the Hoover Dam and the Red Rock Canyon, or spend the day exploring the spectacular casino hotels along the Vegas Strip. Enjoy an evening on Fremont Street – the old Las Vegas strip!
DAY 7 LAS VEGAS – PALM SPRINGS, CA (3 NIGHTS) Welcome to California! Today we arrive for our 3-night stay at our desert resort – conveniently located in downtown Palm Springs, just footsteps from attractions, shopping and dining.
DAY 8 – 9 PALM SPRINGS Start the day with a Guided City Tour to get acquainted with the area, passing by the homes of the rich and famous and learning the history of Palm Springs. The remainder of your time here is yours to enjoy however you’d like! Gondola from the floor of the Coachella Valley to the top of San Jacinto Peak on the famous Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, take in a musical or theatrical performance, explore one of many art galleries, check out the casino or visit the animals at The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens. Perhaps you’d prefer to kick off your shoes and sit by the pool – this is what California is all about! There are so many different ways to spend your time in this relaxing and cultured desert wilderness. On Thursday evening, be sure to attend VillageFest – a free lively street market that fills Palm Canyon Drive just one block from our hotel.
DAY 10 PALM SPRINGS – SAN DIEGO, CA (2 NIGHTS) Mountain scenery and the Mojave Desert surround us while we travel to the Spanish-influenced city of San Diego for a 2-night stay. This afternoon you might want to take an amazing shopping excursion in San Diego or just enjoy your free time.
DAY 11 SAN DIEGO This morning we’ll take a Guided Tour of the city before heading out to the San Diego Zoo, one of the most progressive zoos in the world with over 4,000 animals of more than 800 species. This evening will be at your leisure to enjoy this city known as “the birthplace of California.”
DAY 12 – 13 SAN DIEGO – LOS ANGELES, CA (2 NIGHTS) This morning we wind our way up the beautiful coastal highways of California. Our first stop on arrival in Los Angeles will be at “The Happiest Place on Earth” – Disneyland. A visit to L.A. wouldn’t be complete without a tour of Hollywood Boulevard and the Walk of Fame lined with stars of the rich and famous. Tomorrow, take an optional excursion to Universal Studios and go behind the scenes to learn how movie magic is made or take a hop-on, hop-off bus excursion and see the sights of Los Angeles.
DAY 14 LOS ANGELES – MONTEREY, CA En route to our overnight destination, we’ll stop in at Hearst Castle for a fascinating look inside the life of William Randolph Hearst – one of America’s wealthiest men. The 165 room Moorish castle, with 127 acres of gardens, terraces, pools and walkways are furnished with Spanish and Italian works of art.
DAY 15 MONTEREY – SAN FRANCISCO, CA (2 NIGHTS) Travel on California’s famous 17 Mile Coastal Highway affording you magnificent views of the ocean from the cliffs above. See the famed Pebble Beach Golf Links and Morro Rock as we travel to San Francisco – our home for 2 nights.
DAY 16 SAN FRANCISCO A Guided Tour of the City by the Bay will show us many iconic sights including: Nob Hill, The Cannery, China Town and Fisherman’s Wharf – with its many sidewalk stalls and restaurants. Later today, we’ll cruise by water the San Francisco Bay, under the Golden Gate Bridge and around Alcatraz Island.
DAY 17 SAN FRANCISCO – RENO, NV This morning we’ll travel across the Golden Gate Bridge, in its orange glory, past the state’s capital city, Sacramento, and through the Tahoe National Forest on our way back into Nevada. Arrive tonight in The Biggest Little City in the World, Reno, Nevada, high up in a desert valley at the foot of the Sierra Nevada mountain range.
DAY 18 RENO – TWIN FALLS, ID Today our travels take us through Nevada and into Idaho as we make our way northward. Twin Falls is famous for being the place where in the 70’s, Evel Knievel tried to jump the Snake River.
DAY 19 TWIN FALLS – BILLINGS, MT Travelling from Idaho into Montana, we’ll enjoy time together tonight at our Fehr-Way Dinner.
DAY 20 BILLINGS – REGINA, SK Continuing towards the familiar prairies, we enjoy a perfect finale to a most excellent vacation.
DAY 21 REGINA – HOME Arrive home with many pleasant memories and pictures of the time we spent together in the beautiful state of California.
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