San Francisco Streetcar

Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco

San Diego

Disneyland

Las Vegas, Nevada

California Sunshine

DEPARTURE: Edmonton 7 am | Red Deer 9am | Calgary 12pm | Fort Macleod 2pm

Come to the Golden State of California and experience a fun filled holiday.  Featured stops include the famous landmarks of San Francisco, the quaint town of Solvang, Disneyland’s Magic Kingdom, a scenic cruise of the beautiful San Diego Harbour, San Diego Zoo and the excitement of Las Vegas.

  •  Preferred Date
  • 15 days |  March 22nd, 2018
  • USA West
  • Motorcoach
  • Passport Required
1

Edmonton to Calgary to Cranbrook

Thursday. Your California Vacation begins as you are welcomed aboard your deluxe coach in Edmonton.  Meet additional travelling companions as you travel south via Red Deer to Calgary.  Lethbridge passengers boarding the coach in Fort Macleod will be dropped off in Lethbridge on the return trip.  Continue to Cranbrook, BC for overnight.

2

Cranbrook to The Dalles

Friday.  Cross the Canadian/American border and travel through the states of Idaho and Washington today.   Cross the mighty Columbia River and travel a short distance to The Dalles for overnight.

3

The Dalles to Redding

Saturday.  Continue through the state of Oregon and enter the Golden State of California. Travel through KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST area to overnight in Redding.

4

Redding to San Francisco

(2 nights):  Sunday. A leisure morning takes us to Vallejo, located at the south end of Napa Valley for WINE TASTING prior to arriving in the “City by the Bay”, San Francisco. Enjoy some exploring time at beautiful PIER 39 before arriving at your hotel for a two-night stay at the Sheraton Fisherman’s Wharf. Your hotel is conveniently located within walking distance to Fisherman’s Wharf, Pier 39 and the Cable Car Lines.

5

San Francisco

Monday.  This morning enjoy a GUIDED TOUR of one of the most exciting and best-loved cities in the world. Your sightseeing excursion includes a ride on a world-famous CABLE CAR to Union Square as well as a panoramic view of San Francisco and the bay area from the top of Twin Peaks.  Enjoy Pier 39 with time for lunch and browsing before taking a spectacular San Francisco BAY CRUISE.

6

San Francisco to Solvang

Tuesday. Bid San Francisco farewell and travel to the quaint town of Solvang for overnight.  Delight in the Danish heritage, picturesque buildings and windmills.

7

Solvang to Hollywood to Buena Park

(2 nights) Wednesday.  Continue to Los Angeles and enjoy a DRIVING TOUR OF HOLLYWOOD BOULEVARD with a stop at MANN’S CHINESE THEATRE to view the hand/footprints of legends such as Chaplin, the Duke and Marilyn on the Stars’ Walk of Fame. Arrive in Buena Park for a two-night stay.

8

Buena Park

Thursday.  Now it’s off to one of the world’s most popular attractions – DISNEYLAND, or their newest addition, California Adventure Park!  Share the adventure, excitement, thrills and fantasy of either one of these magical worlds.  Admission and unlimited use of world famous rides and attractions are included in this very special day.  You may choose to remain at Disneyland for the remainder of the day or take a complimentary shuttle to the hotel.

9

Buena Park to San Diego

(2 nights):  Friday. Follow the steps of the Spanish missionaries that settled this region of the country.  Tour MISSION SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO keeping a sharp eye out for the famous swallows (learn why and when they return each year).  Continue to beautiful San Diego for a ONE-HOUR CRUISE of the San Diego Harbour. Arrive at your hotel for two nights to enjoy this pretty oceanside city known for its mild climate.

10

San Diego

Saturday. All aboard for a tram tour of the world-famous SAN DIEGO ZOO set in beautiful Balboa Park.  Spend the afternoon at your leisure exploring San Diego’s historic and cultural attractions.

11

San Diego to Las Vegas

(2 nights) Sunday. Depart California and travel to Las Vegas, Nevada where glitter and glamour are passwords and neon lights flash day and night. Enjoy a DRIVING TOUR of the famous strip on the way to your hotel. Tonight the one-of-a-kind FREMONT STREET EXPERIENCE is at your doorstep!  Your hotel, the Golden Nugget, is located on Fremont Street in the midst of the action.  Watch the Light and Sound Shows – displays of super-sized animation and high-resolution special effects on a canopy 90 feet overhead. There are kiosks, shops and an overhead zip-line on this “pedestrian-only” street for your added enjoyment.

12

Las Vegas

Monday.  A FREE DAY to do as you please.  Your choices are varied and endless.

13

Las Vegas to Ogden

Tuesday. Leave the state of Nevada and cross a small corner of Arizona which features a drive through the beautiful VIRGIN RIVER CANYON.  Travel into the state of Utah known for its beautiful Mormon temples.  Continue to Ogden for overnight.

14

Ogden to Great Falls

Wednesday. Journey north across the state of Idaho, enter the state of Montana and arrive in Great Falls.  Join your travelling companions for a HOSTED FAREWELL DINNER.

15

Great Falls to Calgary to Edmonton

Thursday.  Stop at the duty free store and then re-enter Canada.  Return home with fond memories of your California holiday.

Included in Your Holiday

  • First class transportation on an air conditioned, washroom-equipped motorcoach
  • Quality accommodations and taxes
  • Services of an experienced Tour Director and Driver
  • Baggage handling, one average piece per person
  • Travel Bag
  • Traveller’s Handbook
  • Admission to attractions and sightseeing as outlined in the itinerary
  • Klamath National Forest
  • Wine Tasting
  • Guided tour of San Francisco

 

  • Cable Car Ride
  • Pier 39
  • Bay Cruise
  • Driving Tour of Hollywood Boulevard
  • Mann’s Chinese Theater
  • Disneyland or California Adventure Park
  • Mission San Juan Capistrano
  • One-hour cruise of San Diego Harbour
  • Sea World
  • Driving Tour  of Las Vegas Strip
  • Fremont Street Experience
  • Free Day in Las Vegas
  • Virgin River Canyon
  • Meals Include: 4 Continental Breakfasts and Farewell Dinner

Pricing

Cost per person | Prices in Canadian Dollars | Prices subject to change | GST on Canadian portion

Quad

$2,479.00

GST: $9.32

Triple

$2,669.00

GST: $10.04

Twin

$2,999.00

GST: $11.28

Single

$4,139.00

GST: $15.56

Early Booking Discount

twin sharing per person.

$60.00

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