Palm Springs, California

Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas Sign

Palm Mountain Resort

Palm Mountain Resort

San Diego


New Tour!

San Diego and Palm Springs

DEPARTURE: Edmonton 7:00 am | Red Deer 9:00 am | Calgary 12:00 pm | Fort Macleod 2:00 pm | Lethbridge 2:30 pm
Highlights include an interesting narrated Trolley Tour and the famous Zoo in San Diego; a Guided City Tour and beautiful views from the Tramcar in Palm Springs plus the spectacular lights and excitement of Las Vegas.

14 days | February 6, 2023
USA West
Passport Required


Edmonton to Calgary to Great Falls

Monday.  Your San Diego and Palm Springs Holiday begins as you are welcomed aboard your deluxe coach in Edmonton.  Travel south via Red Deer to Calgary meeting additional travel companions enroute.  Stop at the duty free store before entering the USA and arriving in Great Falls, Montana.  Enjoy an informal WELCOME RECEPTION upon arrival.


Great Falls to Jackpot

Tuesday. Sit back and enjoy the scenery as you travel through the rugged mountains of Montana and the high plains of Idaho. View the stunning SNAKE RIVER CANYON at Twin Falls and enter the state of Nevada to end your day in Jackpot.  You may want to enjoy Nevada-style gambling.


Jackpot to Laughlin

(2 nights) Wednesday. Travel across the NEVADA GREAT BASIN where you make a brief stop in Las Vegas to experience THE STRIP.  Continue to Laughlin where glittering hotels and casinos line the banks of the mighty Colorado River.



ThursdayLeisure day to do as you please.  Laughlin is located on the Colorado River which divides Nevada and Arizona States.  The river is the lifeline which connects most of Laughlin’s hotels/casinos.  Enjoy a stroll along the famous River Walk adorned with palm trees or climb aboard the USS Riverside for a short narrated cruise to learn the interesting history of the area.


Laughlin to San Diego

(3 nights) Friday. Continue to beautiful San Diego for a three-night stay in this pretty oceanside city known for its mild climate.


San Diego

Saturday.   A treat is in store for you today!  Old Town Trolley Tour travels on a continuous loop with 10 destination stops and is the best way to see the city.  Enjoy a day of free unlimited reboarding on the narrated HOP ON HOP OFF TROLLEY to explore parks, the waterfront and interesting districts on your own.


San Diego

Sunday.  All aboard your double-decked bus for a narrated 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.


San Diego to Palm Springs

(3 nights) Monday. Travel through mountainous desert scenery to Palm Springs, one of America’s most popular desert resort areas for three nights.


Palm Springs

TuesdayA morning SIGHTSEEING TOUR showcases the best of this popular playground of the rich and famous.  A local guide brings Palm Springs’ vast history and Native American heritage to life and tells stories of the celebrities who have lived in this area, including the legendary Bob Hope.  Experience the SHIELDS DATE GARDEN.  Remainder of the day is at your leisure.


Palm Springs

Wednesday.  A special treat is in store for you today.  Take a ride on the world’s largest rotating TRAMCAR which transports passengers from the Valley Station through five unique life zones up the San Jacinto Mountains to an Alpine wilderness at an elevation of 8,516 feet.  The rest of your day is free to enjoy.


Palm Springs to Las Vegas

Thursday.  Bid farewell to your place in the sun.  Travel across the Mojave Desert to Las Vegas where glitter and glamour are passwords and neon lights flash day and night.  Tonight enjoy the one-of-a-kind FREMONT STREET EXPERIENCE 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.


Las Vegas to Ogden

Friday.  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.


Ogden to Great Falls

Saturday. Travel north through the state of Idaho, enter the state of Montana and arrive in Great Falls for a HOSTED FAREWELL DINNER with your new-found friends.


Great Falls to Calgary to Edmonton

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

Included in Your Holiday

  • First class transportation on an air conditioned, washroom equipped motorcoach
  • Quality accommodations and tax
  • 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
  • Welcome Reception
  • Snake River Canyon
  • Nevada Great Basin
  • Las Vegas Strip
  • Hop on Hop off Narrated Trolley Tour
  • San Diego Zoo
  • Guided city tour of Palm Springs
  • Shields Date Farm
  • Rotating Tramcar
  • Fremont Street Experience
  • Virgin River Canyon
  • Meals Include: 7 Continental Breakfasts and a Farewell Dinner

2023 Pricing To Be Announced

Cost per person | Prices in Canadian Dollars | Prices subject to change | No GST on this tour