American Western Adventure - Escorted Tour
Dates 9 September - 15 October 2014 8 September - 14 October 2015
Guide Price From £3,995 Per Person
Tour Escorts David And Marian Copp
Total Driving Distance Approx. 3,600 Miles
Tour Size Maximum 24 Units
American Western Adventure
Days 1 - 2
Fly from London to Las Vegas where you’ll meet your Tour Escorts and transfer to your hotel. Enjoy a meal in the company of your fellow travellers and the bright lights of Las Vegas. 2 nights Las Vegas hotel.
Pick up your motorhome, stock up on provisions and familiarise yourself with your vehicle at a Las Vegas campsite. Overnight Las Vegas campsite.
Days 4 - 5
Drive to breathtaking Zion National Park, Utah, (103 miles) where iron oxide has coloured the sandstone myriad of red, while more natural white or ochre shades remain in various other strata. 2 nights Zion campsite.
Days 6 - 7
Travel to Bryce Canyon (83 miles), just one of many canyons that form a series of horseshoe-shaped amphitheatres – see the hoodoos, the bizarre colourful rock formations. 2 Nights Bryce Canyon campsite.
Days 8 - 9
Travel To Salt Lake City (273 Miles) Including A Guided Tour Of The City With Lunch At Brigham Young’S House And Admission To The Pioneer Heritage Village. 2 Nights Salt Lake City Campsite.
Travel to Bear Lake (122 miles), known locally as the Caribbean of the North for its unique turquoise-blue colour. Overnight Bear Lake campsite.
Continue north into Grand Teton National Park (161 miles) with its majestic mountains, pristine lakes and extraordinary wildlife. Overnight Jackson Hole campsite.
Days 12 - 13
Time to explore the natural wonders of Yellowstone National Park with its geysers, hot springs and wide variety of wildlife (217 miles). 2 nights Yellowstone campsites.
Days 14 - 15
Look out for the cowboys as we exit the Park and head east to Cody (78 miles), home to Buffalo Bill. 2 nights Cody campsite.
Enjoy a scenic drive as we continue through Wyoming to Buffalo (182 miles) in the Big Horn Mountain range. Overnight Buffalo campsite.
Days 17 - 18
Cross the border into South Dakota and head for Hill City (195 miles), close to Mount Rushmore National Memorial and its Native American counterpart, Crazy Horse Monument. 2 nights Hill City campsite.
Head into Wyoming and travel to Douglas (172 miles) near Fort Laramie, a famous fort on the road west. Call in at the Mammoth Hot Springs Centre. Overnight Douglas campsite.
Travel into Colorado to Golden (223 miles) on the outskirts of Denver. Overnight Golden campsite.
Days 21 - 22
Continue south to Colorado Springs (154 miles) where a visit to the Garden of the Gods is a must for an explanation of the origins of the Red Rocks. 2 nights Colorado Springs campsite.
Travel to Alamosa (191 miles) with time to visit Great Sand Dunes National Park. Overnight Alamosa campsite.
Days 24 - 25
Continue west to Durango (153 miles) where you can travel on the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad. 2 nights Durango campsite.
Travel to Mesa Verde National Park (48 miles), a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which houses some of the best preserved cliff dwellings in the world. Overnight Mesa Verde campsite.
Drive to Monument Valley, Utah (147 miles), where we have organised a truck tour to view the sights made famous in many a western movie. Overnight Monument Valley campsite.
Days 28 - 29
Moving on to Lake Powell, Arizona (135 miles), where you can marvel at the Glen Canyon Dam which has created the second largest manmade lake in the United States. Included is a boat excursion on Lake Powell to see Rainbow Bridge the largest natural bridge in the world. 2 nights Lake Powell campsite.
Days 30 - 31
Travel to Grand Canyon National Park (146 miles) and be prepared to be amazed by this dramatic canyon, with the Colorado River at its base. 2 nights Grand Canyon campsite.
Days 32 - 33
Drive the famous Route 66 as we head to Sedona (115 miles), famous for its red rocks where we will have a jeep excursion into the hills and enjoy a western style cookout. 2 nights Sedona campsite.
Continue along Route 66 to Kingman (191 miles). Overnight Kingman campsite.
Complete The Loop And Return To Las Vegas (101 Miles) Where We Will Enjoy A Farewell Meal To Say Goodbye To Your Fellow Travellers. Overnight Las Vegas Campsite.
Return your vehicle and transfer to the airport for the evening flight to London
Arrive in London. This ends the tour travel arrangements. Western Adventure 37 Day Escorted Tour Take in the best of the west with Tour Escorts David and Marian. Enjoying the natural wonders of western America’s National Parks and spectacular scenery.
Two nights hotel stay in Las Vegas Visit seven National Parks Zion and Bryce Canyon Grand Canyon and Yellowstone Grand Teton, Mesa Verde And Great Sand Dunes Jeep Tour And Bbq In Sedona Salt Lake City and Lake Powell excursions Welcome and farewell meals in Las Vegas
The services of experienced Tour Escorts Return standard fl ights (London to Las Vegas) All airport taxes 34 days 5-berth motorhome hire with 4,000 mileage allowance (extra mileage chargeable) VIP vehicle insurance (Excess $1000) Two Personal And One Motorhome Convenience Kits Full Propane Tank Unlimited Generator Usage And Camp Chairs 33 nights site fees (includes electrical hook-up where available) Two Nights Hotel Accommodation In Las Vegas On A Room Only Basis Transfers (As Stated) Salt Lake City Excursion Sedona jeep excursion Lake Powell Excursion Monument Valley Excursion Welcome And Farewell Meals Tour Daybook Prices Are Per Person Based On Two Adults Sharing A Motorhome
Personal Insurance – Please Ask For A Quote Motorhome Fuel Or Refills Of Propane Gas Meals And Drinks (Unless Stated) Excursions Or Entrance Fees (Other Than Those Stated) Road Tolls Personal Expenditure, Tips Etc Park Entry Fees (Approx. £50) Refundable Motorhome Security/Cleaning Deposit Any Single Supplements, Extra Adult Or Child Supplements – Available On Request
Your Personal Tour Itinerary, Including Suggested Excursions En Route. Use As A Guidebook And Keep As A Memento
Holiday Ref: UST01
Tour Gallery - 8 photos
Western Adverture Grand Canyon
Western Adverture Group get together
Western Adverture Durango Railroad
Western Adverture Mesa Verde
Western Adverture Yellowstone
Western Adverture Monument Valley
Western Adverture Lake Powell Rainbow Arch
Western Adverture Bryce Rainbow Point