7-DAY USA WEST COAST
7-day group tour of Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Universal Studios, Yosemite National Park and San Francisco
From Las Vegas to San Francisco
Departure: Wednesdays from Las Vegas
2022 TOUR DATES
May 11, 18
June 1, 22, 29
July 13, 20, 27
August 10, 24
September 14, 28
October 5, 19
DAY 01: ARRIVE IN LAS VEGAS - LIMO TOUR
Arrive at Las Vegas International Airport to begin your West Coast tour. You will be met by our representative at the baggage claim area and transferred to your hotel. Check in to the hotel after 4 PM (requests for early check in are at the hotel’s discretion and subject to availability at the time of arrival).
There will be no bus available for today and tomorrow as the restaurant is at an easy walking distance from the hotel.
Meet your tour manager at 6 pm in the hotel lobby to start the tour. Dinner will be at Indian restaurant (walking distance from the hotel). After your dinner, explore the bright lights of the famous Las Vegas Strip in a stretch limousine where you’ll have an unobstructed view of the Vegas glitz and glamour, including the breathtaking Fremont Street show. Make a regal entrance back at the hotel in the Limo once your tour is done.
Accommodation, 2 Nights
Paris Las Vegas.
DAY 02: FREE DAY OR *OPTIONAL* GRAND CANYON TOUR
Today is a free day to explore the attractions at Vegas on own. If you have booked your optional Grand Canyon tour with us, our Tour director will drop you off at the pickup location for your tour at the hotel. If you are not visiting the Grand Canyon, we will hand out $20 cash per person towards breakfast.
In the evening enjoy a sumptuous dinner at the nearby Indian restaurant located at a walking distance from the hotel.
DAY 03: LOS ANGELES - SIGHTSEEING
Check out from the hotel and after breakfast, transfer to Los Angeles. Enjoy some retail therapy at Ontario Mills, one of the top shopping and tourist destinations in Southern California.
Proceed on an expert guided tour of Los Angeles with our experienced tour guide. Drive through many famous attractions, including the Avenue of Stars, Dolby theater and Rodeo Drive. Get your picture of the famous Hollywood sign from one of the vantage points.
Enjoy a sumptuous dinner at an Indian restaurant before checking into your hotel for an overnight stay.
Accommodation, 1 Night
DAY 04: UNIVERSAL STUDIOS
After breakfast at the hotel, visit the Universal Studios to enjoy a full day at the park. This sprawling amusement park with its thrilling theme rides, restaurants and shows also has one of the oldest real working movie studio in use and offers a unique & fun filled experience for the whole family.
Leave the park in the afternoon (at approximately 3 pm) to proceed to Bakersfield, CA. Enjoy a sumptuous dinner at an Indian restaurant on the way.
Accommodation, 1 Night
Four Points by Sheraton.
DAY 05: YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK - SAN FRANCISCO
After breakfast, enjoy a scenic drive to Yosemite National Park (approximately 5 hours). This Park is the “Crown Jewel” of the United States National Parks system and one of the nation's most popular parks. Marvel at the breathtaking beauty around you and learn about the history, wildlife and geology of Yosemite Valley’s most famous sights.
After the tour, drive to San Mateo (approximately 4.5 hours) and check in to the hotel. Enjoy a sumptuous dinner at an Indian restaurant en route.
Accommodation, 2 Nights
San Mateo Marriott.
DAY 06: SAN FRANCISCO SIGHTSEEING WITH CRUISE
After breakfast, checkout from the hotel and proceed to San Francisco for a full day tour of the city that is considered by many to be the most beautiful city in America. Take the San Francisco Bay Cruise, an exciting cruise of the bay sailing past historical and breathtaking sights such as the Golden Gate bridge, Alcatraz island, Downtown, Marina etc.
Go on an expert guided city tour visiting the famous landmarks of the city including Fisherman’s Wharf, Nob hill, Financial district, Lombard Street, China Town and Golden Gate Bridge Park.
Enjoy an exciting ride on the famous San Francisco cable car, the world’s last manually operated Cable car system, for a ride like no other in the world (if operational).
Enjoy a spectacular view of San Francisco from Twin peaks, the two prominent hills with an elevation of about 925 feet (282 m) located near the geographic center of San Francisco and offering one of the best views of the city.
End the tour with a visit to The Flyer SF at Pier 39 for a fun and exciting interactive experience with the whole group. Later, enjoy a sumptuous dinner at an Indian restaurant before returning to your hotel.
DAY 07: DEPARTURE
After breakfast, check out from the hotel (check out time is 11 am). The hotel offers complimentary shuttle to the airport. Please check with the bell desk regarding shuttle timings. If you have any early flight & no shuttle is operational, please take a cab on own. (Shuttle timings is from 5 AM to 9 PM). Breakfast is not available if you are taking an early flight.
Limo Tour of Las Vegas
Grand Canyon Tour (optional)
Shopping at Ontario Mills Outlet
City Tour Of Los Angeles (Guided)
Universal Studios (10 a.m - 3 p.m)
Yosemite National Park
San Francisco Bay Cruise
City Tour Of San Francisco (Guided)
Free time at Fisherman's Wharf (if time permits)
Cable Car Ride (when operational)
The Flyer SF
Las Vegas: Hotel Paris. Bally’s (for June 8, July 27, and Aug 10 departures).
Los Angeles: Hilton Glendale.
Bakersfield: Four Points by Sheraton.
San Francisco: San Mateo Marriott.
6 nights in 4-star hotels.
5 American breakfasts & 1 packed breakfast on Day 2.
Indian dinners (veg/Jain/non-veg).
Airport transfers (private pickup in Vegas and by complimentary hotel shuttle to SFO).
Sightseeing and admissions as per itinerary.
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED
Domestic or International flights, Lunches, Travel Insurance, Optional tours and activities, Tips ($2 per day), Porterage and other services.
OPTIONAL GRAND CANYON TOUR
You can choose to purchase one of the following optional Grand Canyon tours while booking your tour with us (the cost of the optional tour is not included in the tour price). Tours are operated by local tour operators and will have a mixed group. View the tour brochure to get more details on the options listed below.
1. Coach Tour of Grand Canyon West Rim with Skywalk ($195 per person)
Duration: 13-14 hours; Pick Up Time : 6 am from hotel.
Add-on a 15-min helicopter ride over the Canyon and a 15-min boat ride on the Colorado river for $196 per person.
2. Air and Ground Tour of Grand Canyon West Rim with Skywalk ($350 per person)
Duration of Tour: 6 hours from hotel to hotel. Fly to the Grand Canyon West Rim aboard an elite airplane.
Add-on a 10-min helicopter ride over the Canyon and a 15-min boat ride on the Colorado river for $156 per person.
3. Air and Ground Tour of Grand Canyon South Rim ($520 per person)
Duration of Tour: 10 hours from Hotel to Hotel
Pick Up Time : Early morning tour. Fly to the Grand Canyon South Rim aboard an elite airplane. Packed lunch is included in the cost.
Add-on a 25-min helicopter ride over the Canyon for $180 per person.
Travelers can book their flights on own with any airline of their choice. Suggested timings for arrival and departure are as follows:
Arrive at Las Vegas LAS between 1 pm and 4 pm. If you arrive later than 5 pm (for domestic arrivals) or 4 pm (international arrivals), you might miss the itinerary scheduled for Day 1.
Depart from San Francisco SFO anytime after 8 am (hotel checkout time is 11 am).
Price per guest is based on accommodation for two adults in a double room.
Single travelers have to pay a $400 single room supplement to ensure a private room.
Children (2-9 years) will receive a 40% reduction in the tour price.
Three or four adults sharing a room will receive a 8% reduction in the tour price.
PAYMENT AND CANCELLATION POLICY
Booking: A $250 deposit per guest is required to reserve a place on the tour. The remaining balance must be paid at least 21 days prior to departure.
Cancellation: Reservations can be changed or cancelled at no charge, up to 15 days before the scheduled tour date. No refunds will be provided for cancellations made within 15 days prior to tour departure.
Please familiarize yourself with OpenWinds booking, payment, and refund conditions.
1. Cost of pre-night stay at Hotel Paris: $85 (adult) / $35 (child). Single room supplement is $60. Breakfast is not included. Price is per person and valid for one night stay only.
2. Cost of post-night stay at San Mateo Marriott: $140 (adult) / $45 (child). Single room supplement is $125. Breakfast is included. Price is per person and valid for one night stay only.
COVID-19 HEALTH & SAFETY GUIDELINES
Guests are required to wear face coverings or masks while on theTour and in Public spaces, and strictly
observe social distancing at all times.
Hotels, Restaurants, and Attractions have their own COVID-19 guidelines, and guests are expected to
adhere to their rules and guidelines.
Guests exhibiting symptoms indicative of COVID-19 will not be allowed to continue on the tour and are required to immediately contact their health insurance company for assistance.