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Canyon Country

10 Nights Tour from £2,599 per Person Including Flights

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Overview

Traverse through canyon country, including three national parks, and be immersed in America's most awe-inspiring scenery. A journey through Canyon Country brings you the unique topography of three national parks: Zion, Bryce and the Grand Canyon. Delve into the region’s Native American history when you meet a local tribe member. Take time to shop in Sedona's marketplace and travel through Kaibab National Forest. Spend a night on the South Rim of the Magnificent Grand Canyon and luxuriate at the Lake Powell Resort for two nights. You can personalise your tour by choosing to either take in the stark beauty of Monument Valley on a narrated jeep ride or take a cruise through the canyons for a different perspective on the spectacular scenery. Then it’s off to the neon-lit spectacle of Las Vegas for fun and relaxation.

Highlights

  • Admire the amazing spires and canyons of three great national parks - Grand Canyon, Bryce and Zion.
  • Relax for two nights at a hotel overlooking stunning Lake Powell
  • End your tour on a high with a three-night stay in Las Vegas where you can simply relax or join in the round-the-clock activities.

Details

Day 1

Scottsdale, Arizona

Begin your journey through breath-taking canyon country in the colourful city of Scottsdale.

Overnight: Courtyard By Marriott Scottsdale

Day 2

Scottsdale

Enjoy a morning at leisure before joining up with your fellow travellers later in the day. This evening you will have fun at the Salsa Challenge – roll your sleeves up and in teams compete to create an award-winning salsa. Then experience a western-style dinner

Overnight: Courtyard By Marriott Scottsdale (Breakfast and Dinner Included)

Day 3

Scottsdale - Phoenix - Scottsdale

This morning learn about the various tribes of the area, their traditions, histories and modern-day life of Native Americans in Arizona during a chat with a local tribe member. Next you will enjoy a tour of Scottsdale and Phoenix. Highlights include downtown Phoenix, Camelback Mountain, Paradise Valley and Old Town Scottsdale. The remainder of the day is yours to explore Old Town Scottsdale or simply relax at your hotel.

Overnight: Courtyard By Marriott Scottsdale (Breakfast Included)

Day 4

Scottsdale – Sedona – Grand Canyon

Travel to stunning Sedona, and enjoy time to soak up the atmosphere as you browse the arts and crafts shops in the marketplace. Admire the breath-taking Oak Creek Canyon, where the rock formations change hue with every turn in the road. Later, travel through the spectacular Kaibab National Forest before reaching the South Rim of the iconic Grand Canyon.

Overnight: Grand Canyon Lodges (Breakfast and Dinner Included)

Day 5

Grand Canyon - Lake Powell

This morning experience the breath-taking views of the vast canyon with a drive along East Rim Drive. Later, you will reach the Cameron Trading Post. The post has been a haven for travellers for nearly a century, where traders and explorers come from all points of the globe to see the wonder of the Grand Canyon and experience the Native American cultures of the Southwest. Continue north through the striking desert scenery before arriving at your home for the next two nights – a lovely hotel overlooking the stunning blue waters of Lake Powell.

Overnight: Lake Powell Resort (Breakfast Included)

Day 6

Lake Powell - Monument Valley - Lake Powell

Begin your day with a fabulous breakfast cruise along lovely Lake Powell. Then travel through the territory of the Navajo nation and arrive in Monument Valley, a sacred Navajo land featuring colourful sandstone spires that rise hundreds of feet from the valley floor. Enjoy a fascinating tour, narrated by one of the Navajo tribe members. A stop will be made at a Hogan, a traditional Navajo hut. Later today, return to Lake Powell for an evening at leisure.

Overnight: Lake Powell Resort (Breakfast & Dinner Included)

Day 7

Lake Powell - Bryce Canyon National Park - Zion National Park

Travel to Bryce Canyon National Park, one of the most spectacular scenic wonders of the world. The formations within the park, called Hoodoos, are the creation of wind and water erosion over eons of time. Iron oxidizing within the rock causes the natural orange and red hues that colour these formations. Your final destination for the day is the red and white sandstone cliffs of Zion National Park. In sheer magnitude and colour, Zion is one of the most awe-inspiring national parks in the world.

Overnight: Majestic View Lodge (Breakfast Included)

Day 8

Zion National Park - Las Vegas, Nevada

Experience spectacular scenery aboard Zion’s open-air tram to as you wind alongside the Virgin River through the 2,400 foot deep, one-half-mile wide Zion Canyon. Later, head towards the glitz and glamour of the Las Vegas strip. Probably the most famous stretch of road in the world, its four miles of neon-lit resorts with round-the-clock action is like nowhere else on earth. You have two nights to enjoy the shows, the casinos and all the fun.

Overnight: Paris Hotel Las Vegas (Breakfast Included)

Day 9

Las Vegas

A day at leisure to make the most of Las Vegas as you wish. Lounge by the pool sipping cocktails, experience an amazing show, browse the fabulous shops or try your luck in the casino. Or, perhaps explore the hotels on the strip with themes that capture your attention as you get swept away by the wonders inside. Take time to visit Mandalay Bay's Shark Reef aquarium or stop by the Luxor to see the sphinxes and pyramid. New York-New York brings the “Big Apple” to life right on the Vegas strip. You can see the Eiffel Tower or take a gondola ride at the Venetian.

Overnight: Paris Hotel Las Vegas (Breakfast & Dinner Included)

Day 10

Las Vegas

A further day to relax and take in the attractions of Las Vegas

Overnight: Paris Hotel Las Vegas (Breakfast Included)

Day 11

Las Vegas – Tour ends

Transfer to the airport for your overnight return flight

Day 12

Arrive home

 

What’s Included

  • Transatlantic flights on scheduled airlines
  • Accommodation in hotels as described above or similar standard
  • 13 meals as described above
  • Dedicated tour manager
  • Sightseeing as described in the above itinerary

 

What's not Included

  • Airport transfers on arrival and departure (these can be arranged for a supplement, please call for details)

The weather information shown below refers to the first stop on the tour, call us and speak to one of our travel experts for the most up-to-date forecasts and weather details for your tour.

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