Los Angeles, San Francisco and Yellowstone (12 Days)
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Arrival Reception. Transfer to hotel and free time. You will receive information about the start of the circuit during the afternoon, or you can check the informative panels in the hotel reception area.
Morning free in LOS ANGELES. We include an afternoon sightseeing tour of this humongous city. We will visit its business centre, new neighbourhoods and we will go up to Hollywood where we will talk about the film industry.
Day off. If you wish you can optionally go to the beaches of Venece and Santa Monica or get to know Universal Studios.
LOS ANGELES - FRESNO - SAN FRANCISCO
We will leave Los Angeles early in the morning. We will travel to northern California through El Camino Real passing by Old Mission Santa Barbara. We will have lunch in Paso Robles. We will later continue to SAN FRANCISCO passing by Mission San Miguel. Late afternoon arrival.
We include a city tour after breakfast. We will visit the Financial District, Union Square and its streetcars, the Theatre District, Nob Hill, the zigzaggy and flowery Lombard Street, Grace Cathedral, its famous Chinatown, the historic Haight Ashbury district, birthplace of the hippie movement. We will enjoy a panoramic view from Twin Peaks. We will take photos of the Golden Gate Bridge from the Palace of Fine Arts. We will go to Ghirardelly Square and finish our tour at the Fisherman´s Wharf and Pier 39, thus completing our seaside leisure offer. Free afternoon during which you may go on a boat tour of the fabulous bay. We include night transportation to North Beach, ¨Little Italy¨, the city’s true nightlife hub which offers a wide range of restaurants.
SAN FRANCISCO - SONOMA - SACRAMENTO - RENO
We will leave San Francisco crossing the Golden Gate Bridge with the view of its amazing landscapes. We will travel in California’s wine region. We will visit one of the most popular wineries – JACUZZI FAMILY VINEYARDS – where we will learn about their wine tradition. We will later spend some time in SONOMA, a historic town with its Mission, its old Mexican military garrison and its big main square. Lunchtime. Once in SACRAMENTO, California’s capital city, we will visit ¨Old Sacramento¨ which will show us how the city looked like in the 19th century – its old station, its old school, its lively establishments. We will later travel to the State of Nevada. Arrival in RENO. Free time in this modern city.
RENO - CARSON CITY - VIRGINIA CITY - WINNEMUCA - ELKO
CARSON CITY, a small desert town which is Nevada’s capital city, is quite close to Reno. Time for a stroll. Afterwards, we will visit VIRGINIA CITY, a town museum that shows us how a mining town of the Wild West looked like in the 19th century. We include a ride on an old ¨mining cart¨. After lunch, we will travel in the desert. Stop in WINNEMUCCA, a town from the Wild West. Late afternoon arrival in ELKO, a popular rodeo town.
ELKO - TWIN FALLS - SUN CITY - KETCHUM
We will travel to the State of Idaho. We will stop in TWINS FALLS, a charming town divided by a deep canyon. Lunchtime. Afterwards, we will visit SHOSHONE ICE CAVES amid volcanic landscapes. We will be delighted by the ice floor that covers these caves (the temperature inside is very low). Afterwards, we will go up to SUN VALLEY exclusive ski station which is considered by many as the best in the United States. Sojourn in KETCHUM, a charming winter town with a lively shopping area.
KETCHUM - IDAHO FALLS - MESA FALLS - WEST YELLOWSTONE
On this day we will visit ¨Craters of the Moon¨, a fascinating National Monument displaying dark volcanic landscapes. According to NASA, this is the place is the closest comparison to the moon on earth. Park ticket included. We will get back en route and travel through gorgeous landscapes until we reach MESA FALLS. At the Lower Mesa Falls, we will enjoy the magnificent vistas this site offers. From Upper Mesa Falls, we will trek to the foot of this spectacular waterfall (ticket included). We will cross over to the State of Wyoming. Sojourn in the tourist town of WEST YELLOWSTONE.
WEST YELLOWSTONE - YELLOWSTONE - JACKSON HOLE - IDAHO FALLS
This is one of the most beautiful landscape areas in the world. We will cross YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, its forests, its falls, its fauna. We will visit the geysers and hot springs at Fountain Group and OLD FAITHFUL, the biggest geyser in the park. Afterwards, we will enjoy the view of gorgeous lakes that look like mirrors. We will enter GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, and its impressive landscapes of rocky mountains, lakes, forests. Arrival in JACKSON HOLE. Time to stroll around this beautiful Wild West-looking town and its beautiful art galleries. We will continue to IDAHO FALLS and sojourn.
IDAHO FALLS - ANTELOPE ISLAND - SALT LAKE CITY
We will travel south in WYOMING and UTAH through beautiful landscapes. We will arrive in ANTELOPE ISLAND. A long bridge amind end-of-the-world landscapes will take us to this island on this salt lake – colours, reflections, a sea of salt. We will arrive in SALT LAKE CITY at mid-afteroon and behold its impressive Mormon church buildings. Free time.
SALT LAKE CITY
After breakfast, end of our services.
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