Arrival At Vancouver
Upon arrival at Vancouver, take free shuttle bus to hotel and self check - in. Free leisure time for self exploring, visit family and friends (depend on the flight arrival time to determine whether it is capable.)
Vancouver - Seattle - La Grande
Morning departure from Vancouver and transfer to state of Washington, arrival at one of the three commercial ports of the United States west coast - Seattle. Seattle is famous for its beautiful harbour and architecture, commercial buildings, museums, etc. we will visit the city’s landmarks - The first Starbucks coffee shop, arrive at the teapot gas station which was built in the shape of a teapot and intended as a reminder of the Teapot Dome scandal that rocked the presidency of Warren G Harding. There will be a photo stop outside of the Space needle. Transfer to hotel for accommodation in La Grande, where it’s famous for its gold mine and sugar factories.
La Grande - Salt Lake City
Early morning travel into the state of potatoes - Oregon. Passing by Boise and arrive at Utah state - Salt Lake City; home to the headquarters of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) and Temple Square, Salt Lake City was historically considered a holy city by members of the LDS church; it was also called a "Kingdom of Heaven on Earth. Our tour can also go inside the Temple Square to explore and learn about the Mormonism church and it’s founding and history. Hotels stay for one night at the city.
Salt Lake City - Arches National Park - Moab
Proceed to the Famous Arches National Park - the home to over 2,000 natural sandstone arches, including the world-famous Delicate Arch, in addition to a variety of unique geological resources and formations. It contains the highest density of natural arches in the world. The national park lies atop an underground evaporate layer or salt bed, which is the main cause of the formation of the arches, spires, balanced rocks, sandstone fins, and eroded monoliths in the area. The arches are incredibly dangerous but beautiful at the same time, follow our tour to explore this once a life time experience, walking thru and see with your own eyes the maleficent scenery. After a full day of excitement, transfer to a nearby small town - Moab for accommodation.
Moab - Antelope Canyon - Horseshoe Bend
Morning travel to the Antelope Canyon, it was formed by erosion of Navajo Sandstone, primarily due to flash flooding and secondarily due to other sub-aerial processes. Rainwater, especially during monsoon season, runs into the extensive basin above the slot canyon sections, picking up speed and sand as it rushes into the narrow passageways. Over time the passageways eroded away, making the corridors deeper and smoothing hard edges in such ways as to form characteristic 'flowing' shapes in the rocks. Upper Antelope Canyon is the most frequently visited by tourists because of its entrance and lengths are at ground level, require no climbing. Tourists can take pictures with the beautiful sceneries. Later on, transfer to Horseshoe Bend - a horseshoe-shaped meander of the Colorado River. Late evening proceed to hotel for accommodation.
Drive along the maleficent desert into the state of Nevada, afternoon free time to explore the city of Las Vegas or rest, you’ll be able to see the memorable and iconic hotels and casinos that give the city its reputation for entertainment. Enjoy the best buffets/ brunch restaurants (Fees applied). Shopping in Vegas is one of the best experiences because of its variety of malls, fashion designer stores and outlets; try your luck at the casinos or enjoy the famous shows on the strip and grab a drink at the special bars.
Las Vegas - Death Valley NP - Visalia CA
Depart from Las Vegas in the morning, enter the Death Valley National Park - the border of Nevada and California, It is the largest national park in the lower 48 states and has been declared an International Biosphere Reserve. The park is home to many species of plants and animals that have adapted to this harsh desert environment. No need to worry as we experience this one of a kind National Park, the park is fully equipped and safe for tourists; there will be food and water. After a exciting tour at the park, our tour will bring us to a comfortable resting place -Visalia California and will approach the hotel at late evening.
Visalia - Sacramento - Napa Valley - Santa Rosa
The tour will proceed to Sacramento, to explore the capital city of California. During the California Gold Rush, Sacramento was a major distribution point. Afterwards transfer to Napa Valley - one of the world’s premier viticulture regions, a place where there’s more than 400 wineries, because of its fertile soils, it is a famous place for red wine, Let our leader guide you through the famous winery for wine tasting(Fee applied) and then proceed to the next winery city Santa Rosa for accommodation.
Santa Rosa - Red Wood National and State Park - Crescent City
As our luxury coach drive along the beautiful roads in California, our tour will arrive to the Redwood and State National Park, The Parks has attained great age without significant disturbance and thereby exhibits unique ecological features and diverse tree species, they are also temperate rainforests located in the United States. Travelling through the parks, we will be able to see very rare red wood trees and other historical plants, trees in the parks are nearly 2000 years old, tourists will sometime get this feeling that they haven’t returned to the dinosaur era. The tour will take us to the Chandelier Drive Thru Tree Park; it was added to the park to provide a unique experience for travelers, many visitors have been taking pictures of their vehicles inside the opening. Tour members will have a chance to ride on the sky trail (Fee applied) to travel through the redwood forest. Next, we will proceed to Crescent City for accommodation where the Redwood National Park headquarters is located.
Crescent City - Portland Oregon
Oregon, Just south of Washington, is the 10th largest US state. Oregon State mainly produces wood and wood products. Arrive at the largest city - Portland. Portland was built in 1845, Portland is widely recognized as one of the most environmentally conscious cities in the world because of its high workability, large community of bicyclists and its climate is known for warm and dry summers as well as chilly and rainy winters. Portland is known as the "City of Roses" for over a century and visit the Japanese Garden (Fee applied) in the afternoon. Late evening, proceed to hotel in Portland.
Portland - Seattle - Vancouver BC
Last day of this wonderful trip, passing by Seattle to shop at the duty free shop and return to Vancouver, free for tour members to reunion with family and friends or free leisure time.
Vancouver - Toronto/Origin
Travel back to Toronto or origin.