Yellowstone Rocky Mountain And California Desert 11 Day Explorer

Yellowstone Rocky Mountain and California Desert 11 Day Explorer

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Jorge and your team

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

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Itinerary

Day 1: Las Vegas to Bryce National Park

Stop At: Bryce Canyon National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah
A beautiful drive today takes us to a 10,000 ft summit through Cedar Breaks for spectacular views of ancient lava flows and the Sevier River Valley below. Arriving in Bryce Canyon National park in time for a delicious rim side picnic lunch you will have a full afternoon of hiking. Choose a relaxing stroll along the rim of the world famous amphitheatre or a hike deep into the depths of the canyon and get up close and personal with the hoodoos that make up this unique landscape.

Take in a ranger program and learn the geology of this fascinating and thrilling park. Spend the evening around a campfire and enjoy a soak in the outdoor hot tub under the stars after a tasty all American BBQ. Camp at Ruby's Inn Campground Bryce City.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Camp Ruby's Camground.

Day 2: Bryce to Salt Lake City

Stop At: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake City, Utah
This morning takes us North to Salt Lake City Utah, home to the tabernacle choir, for an afternoon of exploring Mormon Pioneer history. Enjoy magnificent Salt Lake Mormon Temple and see the State Capital Building and founder Brigham Young’s Territorial Governor’s Mansion. Lodging at Best Western or similar.
Duration: 6 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Lodging at Best Western or similar.

Day 3: Grand Tetons National Park

Stop At: Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming
The Grand Tetons Mountain Range rises above a scene rich with abundant wildlife, pristine lakes, and spectacular mountain peaks. Take a walk to Inspiration Point or enjoy a scenic stroll around Jenny Lake while gazing up in awe at the surrounding landscape.
Have a picnic, spot and moose or even a grizzly bear and enjoy the serenity of this remarkable place. Camp Snake River KOA or similar.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Camp Snake River KOA or similar.

Day 4: Yellowstone National Park

Stop At: Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
The crown jewel of the National Parks! The world’s first national park. A mountain wilderness, home to grizzly bears, wolves, and herds of buffalo and elk.

Visit Old Faithful and the Grand Prismatic Pool, Yellowstone Canyon, explore geysers throughout both the North and South loop. Spend two days exploring this huge and fascinating National Park with your expert Guide. Don’t forget your bathing suit for a soak in Mammoths natural hot springs! Camp West Yellowstone or similar
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Camp West Yellowstone or similar.

Day 5: Yellowstone National Park

Stop At: Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
Continue to discover Yellowstone with your guide. Go on hikes ranging from easy to moderate and 2 to 5 miles (3 to 8 km) in length, and see more spectacular volcanic features. Your guide will tailor hikes to your group's abilities and interests.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Camp West Yellowstone or similar.

Day 6: Yellowstone & Rocky Mountains

Stop At: West Yellowstone, West Yellowstone, Montana
Get up close and personal with some wildlife with a fun and educational visit to the Yellowstone Grizzly Bear and Wolf Discovery Center this morning. This afternoon get ready for more spectacular Rocky Mountain scenery.

With three major canyons, the Provo Lake Region offers phenomenal views of the Rockies, fantastic walks and is the perfect spot for some lake side fun and a BBQ blow out! Camp Rocky Mountains
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Camp Rocky Mountains

Day 7: Valley of Fire State Park and Las Vegas

Stop At: Valley of Fire State Park, 29450 Valley of Fire Hwy, Overton, NV 89040
Valley of Fire State Park and Las Vegas En route back to the bright lights of Sin City, explore the trails and dunes of Nevada’s first state park- The Valley of Fire. With bright red Aztec sandstone outcrops nestled in gray and tan limestone this state park is a real treat. You will arrive in Las Vegas in late afternoon at approx 4-5pm. Hotel stay in Las Vegas
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Lodging in 3 star hotel or better in Las Vegas.

Day 8: Death Valley National Park

Stop At: Death Valley National Park, Death Valley National Park, Inyo County, California
Heading to California this morning you will embark on a guided tour of Death Valley National Park. Enjoy photo stops and shorts walks at Zabriskie Point, Artist’s Palette, Badwater Basin Salt flats, Furnace Creek Visitor Center, Devil’s Golf Course and the Mesquite Sand Dunes.
After a picnic lunch drive spectacular scenery to the old Gold Rush Historic town of Bishop for your night stop.
Duration: 6 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner: Dinner included if camping option selected.
Accommodation included: Accommodation: (if camping option selected) Camp Bishop.
Accommodation: (if lodging option selected) Hotel Bishop.

Day 9: Tioga Pass to Yosemite National Park*

Stop At: Tioga Pass, Yosemite National Park, CA
Crossing the Tioga Pass this morning provides an extremely scenic route passing by highlights such as Olmsted point, Lake Tenaya, Tuolumne Meadows and Mono lake en route to Yosemite Valley. Visit the Valley Visitor Center and exhibits, take a mini tour and get ready for a full day of exploration tomorrow.
* Weather permitting- Due to weather conditions tour may reroute thru Lake Isabella to Bishop, CA.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast: If camping option is slected.
• Lunch
• Dinner: Dinner included if camping option selected.
Accommodation included: Accommodation: (if camping option selected) Camp Yosemite.
Accommodation: (if lodging option selected) Hotel Yosemite.

Day 10: Yosemite National Park-Full day

Stop At: Yosemite National Park, Yosemite National Park, California
Spend a full day exploring the walks offered in the park. There are countless walks ranging from easy to strenuous or opt for a guided tour with your expert guide to the premier panoramas within the park such as Bridalveil Falls, Lower Yosemite Falls, views of Half Dome and El Capitan. You can also opt for some free time relaxing or cycling along the Merced River.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast: If camping option is selected.
• Lunch
• Dinner: Dinner included if camping option selected.
Accommodation included: Accommodation: (if camping option selected) Camp Yosemite.
Accommodation: (if lodging option selected) Hotel Yosemite.

Day 11: Yosemite to San Francisco

Stop At: San Francisco, San Francisco, California
Today we head to City by the Bay- San Francisco! Your 11 day adventure concludes with a fully guided city tour of this vibrant city. Stops include Fisherman’s Wharf, Pier 39, Haight Ashbury and the Golden gate Bridge.
Duration: 5 hours

Stop At: Golden Gate Bridge, US-101, San Francisco, CA 94129
See the famous bridge during your city tour.
Duration: 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast: Breakfast included if camping option selected.
No accommodation included on this day.

Leaving from Las Vegas

Las Vegas, officially the City of Las Vegas and often known simply as Vegas, is the 28th-most populated city in the United States, the most populated city in the state of Nevada, and the county seat of Clark County.