7-DAY USA WEST COAST

7-day group tour of Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Universal Studios, Yosemite National Park, and San Francisco

$1575

per person

7

days

From Las Vegas to San Francisco
Departure: Wednesdays from Las Vegas

Bold innovations, pristine wilderness, world famous theme parks and impossibly big skies await you in America’s West. This 7-day tour through the urban and natural wonders of California is a perfect way to explore the vast beauty of the U.S West while enjoying the warmth, comfort, and safety of traveling with a like-minded group and access to Indian food.

ITINERARY

DAY 01: ARRIVE IN LAS VEGAS - CITY 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 coach bus where you’ll have an unobstructed view of the Vegas glitz and glamour, including the breathtaking Fremont Street show. ​

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

Hilton Glendale.

 

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 / MUIR WOODS - SAN FRANCISCO

[Regular Schedule]

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.

[Winter Schedule]

After breakfast, drive from Bakersfield to Muir Woods (approximately 5 hours). The 558-acre monument preserves one of the last remaining ancient redwood forests in the San Francisco Bay Area. Some of the redwoods are nearly 1,000 years old and reach heights of more than 250 feet. Stop at key points for photo opportunities.

​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.

TOUR DATES

2022

April 27

May 11, 18

June 1, 15, 22, 29

July 13, 20, 27

August 10, 24

September 7, 14, 21, 28

October 5, 19

November 16

December 14 (Winter Schedule)

2023

January 25 (Winter Schedule)

February 22 (Winter Schedule)

March 8, 22 (Winter Schedule)

April 5, 19 (Winter Schedule)

HIGHLIGHTS

City 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 / Muir Woods

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

HOTELS

Las Vegas: Hotel Paris 

Los Angeles: Hilton Glendale

Bakersfield: Four Points by Sheraton

San Francisco: San Mateo Marriott

PRICE INCLUDES

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).

Tour director.

Guided transportation.

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: 12-14 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 $205 per person​.

2. Air and Ground Tour of Grand Canyon West Rim with Skywalk ($350 per person)

Duration of Tour: 6 to 7 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 $205 per person. Extension adds 2 hours to the duration of the tour.

FLIGHT INFORMATION

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). 

PRICING

Price per guest is based on accommodation for two adults in a double room.

Surcharge for Winter Schedule Tours is $195 per guest.
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.

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OPTIONS

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.