8 Days San Francisco, Yosemite, Las Vegas, Grand Canyon, Monterey Bay, Santa Cruz & Roaring Camp

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SFO/YGCN8
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$958.00
Highlights

Monday Arrival (Tour code: SFO/YGCN8A)(Year Round)
1. SFO (before 11am) / San Francisco City Tour
2. Bay Area/Yosemite National Park /Fresno
3. Fresno/Las Vegas
4. Grand Canyon South OR West
5. Las Vegas/ Bay Area
6. Napa Valley /Napa Premium Outlets
7. Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf/Roaring Camp, Steam Train/ Gilroy Premium Outlet
8. Monterey Bay/17 Miles Scenic Drive/Carmel/ SFO Transfer Out (after 10:30pm flight)

Tuesday Arrival (Tour Code: SFO/YGCN8B)(Year Round)
1. SFO (before 11am) / San Francisco City Tour
2. Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf/Roaring Camp, Steam Train/ Gilroy Premium Outlet
3. Napa Valley /Napa Premium Outlets
4. Monterey Bay/17 Miles Scenic Drive/Carmel
5. Bay Area/Yosemite National Park /Fresno
6. Fresno/Las Vegas
7. Grand Canyon South OR West
8. Las Vegas/SFO Transfer Out (after 10:30pm flight)

Wednesday Arrival (Tour Code: SFO/YGCN8C)(Year Round)
1. SFO (before 11am) / San Francisco City Tour
2. Napa Valley /Napa Premium Outlets
3. Monterey Bay/17 Miles Scenic Drive/Carmel
4. Bay Area/Yosemite National Park /Fresno
5. Fresno/Las Vegas
6. Grand Canyon South OR West
7. Las Vegas/Bay Area
8. Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf/Roaring Camp, Steam Train/ Gilroy Premium Outlet / SFO Transfer Out (after 10:30pm flight)

Thursday Arrival (Tour Code: SFO/YGCN8D)(Year Round)
1. SFO (before 11am) / San Francisco City Tour
2. Monterey Bay/17 Miles Scenic Drive/Carmel
3. Bay Area/Yosemite National Park /Fresno
4. Fresno/Las Vegas
5. Grand Canyon South OR West
6. Las Vegas/Bay Area
7. Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf/Roaring Camp, Steam Train/ Gilroy Premium Outlet
8. Napa Valley /Napa Premium Outlets/ SFO Transfer Out (after 10:30pm flight)

Friday Arrival (Tour Code: SFO/YGCN8E)(Mar- Oct)
1. SFO (before 11am) / San Francisco City Tour
2. Napa Valley /Napa Premium Outlets
3. Monterey Bay/17 Miles Scenic Drive/Carmel
4. Bay Area/Yosemite National Park /Fresno
5. Fresno/Las Vegas
6. Grand Canyon South OR West
7. Las Vegas/Bay Area
8. Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf/Roaring Camp, Steam Train/ Gilroy Premium Outlet /SFO Transfer Out (after 10:30pm flight)

Saturday Arrival (Tour Code: SFO/YGCN8F)(Mar- Oct)
1. SFO (before 11am) / San Francisco City Tour
2. Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf/Roaring Camp, Steam Train/ Gilroy Premium Outlet
3. Bay Area/Yosemite National Park /Fresno
4. Fresno/Las Vegas
5. Grand Canyon South OR West
6. Las Vegas/Bay Area
7. Monterey Bay/17 Miles Scenic Drive/Carmel
8. Napa Valley /Napa Premium Outlets/ SFO Transfer Out (after 10:30pm flight)

Sunday Arrival (Tour Code: SFO/YGCN8G)(Year Round)
1. SFO (before 11am) / San Francisco City Tour
2. Monterey Bay/17 Miles Scenic Drive/Carmel
3. Bay Area/Yosemite National Park /Fresno
4. Fresno/Las Vegas
5. Grand Canyon South OR West
6. Las Vegas/Bay Area
7. Napa Valley /Napa Premium Outlets
8. Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf/Roaring Camp, Steam Train/ Gilroy Premium Outlet / SFO Transfer Out (after 10:30pm flight)

Itineraries
Day 1: SFO/YGCN8A : Hometown - San Francisco City Tour

Monday Arrival (Tour code: SFO/YGCN8A)(Year Round)
Tuesday Arrival (Tour Code: SFO/YGCN8B)(Year Round)
Wednesday Arrival (Tour Code: SFO/YGCN8C)(Year Round)
Thursday Arrival (Tour Code: SFO/YGCN8D)(Year Round)
Friday Arrival (Tour Code: SFO/YGCN8E)(Mar- Oct)
Saturday Arrival (Tour Code: SFO/YGCN8F)(Mar- Oct)
Sunday Arrival (Tour Code: SFO/YGCN8G)(Year Round)

Airport (SFO) transfer in, Discover America’s most picturesque and culturally diverse city – San Francisco. Highlights include: Civic Center, Twin Peaks, Golden Gate Park, Golden Gate Bridge, Palace of Fine Arts, Fisherman’s Wharf, Market Street and Chinatown.
** Please arrange the arrival time in San Francisco (SFO) airport before 11am, for all customers joining the SF City Tour at the same day. Any arrival after 11am, the city tour will be considered voluntary forfeit and no refunds will be given.

Hotel: Red Roof Inn SFO or Hotel Focus SFO or  Sonesta Milpitas or similar

Day 2: SFO/YGCN8A : Bay Area - Yosemite - Fresno

From waterfalls that drop thousands of feet, and endless mountain ridges, Yosemite National Park can be considered one of the most famous scenic spots in the Western United States. Arrive in Yosemite National Park in the afternoon. Highlights include: Tunnel View, Bridal Veil Falls, El Captain, Merced River, Yosemite Falls, Half Dome.

Remark:In case of snow in Yosemite, Death Valley is the alternative with no objection.

Hotel: Piccadilly Inn Airport Fresno or similar

Day 3: SFO/YGCN8A : Fresno - Las Vegas

Las Vegas, it’s a city that has something to offer for everyone. The infamous Las Vegas Strip is where tourists can enjoy a walk in the warm desert evening and visit the newest and most lavish casinos from Bellagio, Venetian, MGM Grand, The Mirage, and more. Or perhaps take a stroll downtown and view a dazzling light show that spans an entire street (Optional night tour). There are special shows and performances year round that truly makes Las Vegas as a city that never sleeps. Accommodations will be at the Excalibur Hotel & Casino, named for the mythical sword of King Arthur. Immerse yourself in the castle themed resort right in the middle of the Las Vegas Strip. Choose from one of the many eateries on the property, including the Roundtable Buffet, or head down the Strip and stop by one of the other world famous hotels. Overnight stay in Las Vegas.

Hotel: Excalibur Hotel and Casino or similar

Day 4: SFO/YGCN8A : Las Vegas - Optional Grand Canyon (South Rim or West Rim Skywalk) - Las Vegas

  • Optional : Grand Canyon South Rim
    The Grand Canyon offers one of the most spectacular examples of erosion not found anywhere in the world. Canyon National Park is a designated World Heritage Site and is unmatched in the incomparable vistas that it offers to visitors on the rim. Overnight stay in Las Vegas.

OR

  • Optional: Grand Canyon West Rim “The Skywalk”
    Your journey begins from stopping by the magnificent Hoover Dam and then on to the Majestic Hualapai Indian Reservation where is located at the West Rim of the Grand Canyon. You can walk along the rim of this great wonder of nature – unblemished by modern civilization. You may walk on the Skywalk (Optional tour). David Jin, the man who conceived and funded Skywalk makes this U-shaped platform, which extends 70ft over the edge and about 4,000 feet over the canyon floor. You may also select to take the Helicopter ride over the Grand Canyon and view the majestic Grand Canyon with a bird’s eye view. (Optional tour). Overnight stay in Las Vegas.
  • Hotel: Excalibur Hotel and Casino or similar

Day 5: SFO/YGCN8A : Las Vegas - Bay Area

In the morning, depart Las Vegas towards San Francisco. We will travel by the world’s largest solar power plant with 340,000 solar panels planted into the vast sea of sand. While crossing the Mojave Desert, you will see Edwards Air Force Base at the distance, where the sound barrier was broken for the first time in history and where US space shuttles landed on several occasions. Looking up at the sky, you might perhaps catch a glimpse of U.S. newest aircraft on training mission. Then you will pass by California’s largest windmill farm on Tehachapi Mountain. In the afternoon, you will learn about California agriculture that produces more than half of nation’s total of fruits, vegetables and nuts while travelling through the fertile Central Valley. Arrive in the Bay Area in the evening.

Hotel: Red Roof Inn SFO or Hotel Focus SFO or Sonesta Milpitas or similar

Day 6: SFO/YGCN8A : Bay Area - Napa Valley – Napa Premium Outlets - Bay Area

Heading north to Napa Valley, America’s premier wine producing region, you’ll find the unique beauty in the verdant rolling hills, colorful flora and vast stretches of vineyards. The valley, approximately 30 miles in length and 1 mile in width, is home to more than two hundreds wineries. You’ll visit Napa Valley’s famous wineries and charming towns. Wine-making is an art while tasting is the interpretation of that art. You will learn about the art of wine making and how to taste wine from our professional tour guide. Different types of red, white and sparkling wines are available for tasting (at your own expense). Fully enjoy a distinct wine tasting experience and indulge yourself with a walk down the street lined with quaint boutiques, gourmet restaurants and beautiful art galleries. On the way back, a stop at the Napa Factory Outlets offers an opportunity to find bargains for your whole family with name brand stores.

Hotel: Red Roof Inn SFO or Hotel Focus SFO or Sonesta Milpitas Or similar

Day 7: SFO/YGCN8A : Bay Area-Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf – Roaring Camp – Gilroy Fashion Outlet - Bay Area

Motor high to Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf, Santa Cruz is located on the northern edge of the Monterey Bay, about 72 miles south of San Francisco. It is known for its moderate climate, the natural beauty of its coastline and redwood forests. The Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf is the longest pier on the West Coast, offers the best in seaside shopping, dining and recreation. You’ll find everything from handmade arts & crafts to beach apparel, outdoor fresh fish markets to fine dining.
We will continue to visit Bear Mountain area and stop by visiting Roaring Camp, you can stroll around the Redwood Trees and take a one hour steam train tour (admission excluded) inside the park. Your wonderful forest trip starts by riding this 19th century steam train. It is a journey back to another of the time. Next, visit California’s largest designer clothes factory outlet – The Gilroy Premium Outlets, where every day a large number of foreign tourists come visit. The Gilroy Premium Outlets covers a very large area, with a total of A, B, C, D, four main shopping areas; which have more than 100 major sporting goods shops, casual clothing, designer fashion, children’s clothing, leather goods, an much more! It’s the perfect place to buy gifts for you and your friends & family.

Hotel: Red Roof Inn SFO or Hotel Focus SFO or Sonesta Milpitas or similar

Day 8: SFO/YGCN8A : Bay Area- Monterey Bay - Fisherman's Wharf - Aquarium - 17 Mile Scenic Drive - Carmel - San Francisco-Transfer Out

Experience the beauty of the California coastline while driving through 17 Miles Scenic Drive. Views of Seal Rock, the majestic Cypress Point, Pebble Beach, Fisherman’s Warf, and the small charming town of Carmel highlight this area. Browse along the streets of Carmel and enjoy some of the best specialty shops and art galleries that Carmel has to offer. Visit the famous Monterey Bay Aquarium. Inside the aquarium learn about the great canyon that lies inside Monterey Bay. It is one of the deepest underwater canyons along the continental United States.

After the tour, we will transfer you to the San Francisco airport.
** Please arrange your air-ticket departure from San Francisco (SFO) airport after 10:30pm.

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Departure Notes
notes and remarks

A surcharge will be applied to all San Francisco hotels on the following high demand (check-in) dates (subject to change anytime):
2019
Feb:4-7, 10-16, 22-26
Mar:3-9, 17-22
Apr:1-3, 7-11, 13-16, 30
May:1-2, 7-11, 13-16, 18-23, 29-31
Jun:7-11, 18-24
Jul:8-11
Aug:12-15, 24-29
Sep:3-9, 14-19, 23-29
Oct:2-3, 10-16, 19-23, 27-31
Nov:5-11, 16-22, 28-30
Dec:2-4, 9-13, 31

2020
Jan: 6-7, 13-20
Feb: 2-6, 23-27
Mar: 9-11, 16-19, 28-31

* For passengers encountering flight delays to while transiting at another airport, it would be necessary to call our office: 800-910-9888 to let us know the status of the flight to ensure a smooth transfer in.
* Hotel rooms are typically designed and equipped for two travelers. They usually feature a queen- or king-sized bed or two double beds, which are meant to provide adequate comfort for two travelers.
* 3rd person, 4th person or child must share with the 1st & 2nd travelers in the same room (2 double beds). Extra beds, extra items and services (such as extra toiletries and towels) will not be provided.
* Hotels limit occupancy based on local or state fire codes, no more than 4 people to occupy a hotel room, regardless of the ages of the occupants.
* All hotel room are NON-SMOKING, any violations are fined $300.00 ~ $500.00
* Child fare: for children 2 years of age and above, occupying the same room with 2 adults.
* Children under 2 years old will be charged $25 per day for mandatory General Liability Insurance.
* To ensure the safety of children, anyone that is under 8 years of age/ Less 60 lbs must have a car seat. (Car seat is available for rent for $25 a day—-must make reservation ahead of time).
* To ensure smooth operation of our tours, Lassen Tours reserves the right to change the order in which tours are conducted.

tour fare includes

* Hotel
* Transportation (Bus/Van)
* 17 Mile Drive Admission
* San Francisco Airport Transfer Service (one way from SFO)
– Please arrange the arrival time in San Francisco (SFO) airport before 11am, for all customers joining the SF City Tour at the same day. Any arrival after 11am, the city tour will be considered voluntary forfeit and no refunds will be given.
* San Francisco Airport Transfer Service (one way to SFO)

tour fare Excludes

* Meal
* Gratuities
* Optional Tours (Mandatory Purchase from Lassen)

Mandatory Admission fee (CASH PAYMENT ONLY) starting from April 2019:
* Yosemite National Park Admission : $20.00 per person

Optional (CASH PAYMENT ONLY):
* Yosemite National Park Admission : $20.00 per person
* San Francisco Bay Cruise – Adult $32, Child (5-17) $22
* Monterey Bay Aquarium – Adult $46, Child (2-12) $30, Senior (65+) $36
* Steam Train – Adult $32, Child (2-12) $23
* San Francisco Bay Cruise – Adult $34, Child (5-17) $25
* Las Vegas Night Tour – Adult $35, Child (2-11) $25
* Grand Canyon [South Rim] – $80 per person (excludes lunch)
* Grand Canyon South Rim Helicopter Ride – $230 per person
* I-Max at Grand Canyon South – $13 per person
* Grand Canyon [West Rim] – $80 per person (excludes lunch)
* Grand Canyon West Rim Skywalk – $30 per person
* Grand Canyon West Rim Helicopter Ride – $188 per person
* Grand Canyon West Rim Helicopter and Boat Tour – $230 per person

San Francisco Airport (SFO) Pick-up Points:
* Domestic flights and flights from Canada with AA or Virgin America – From Baggage Claim area, please exit the building and turn right, walk 50 meters to “COURTYARD # 3”
* Domestic flights and flights from Canada with UA – From Baggage Claim area, please exit the building and turn right, walk 50 meters to “COURTYARD # 4”
* Domestic flights and flights from Canada with all other airlines – From baggage claim area, please exit the building and turn left, then walk 50 meters to “COURTYARD # 1”
* Domestic flights with Jet Blue – From Baggage Claim area, take the elevator to the 1st floor. Exit the elevator to “COURTYARD # A”
* International flights – Exit the U.S. Customs area and turn left, take the elevator to the 1st floor at the end of the walkway. Exit the elevator to “COURTYARD # A”
*Without Flight: Please contact Lassen for the Local Pick-up Location and Time

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Child (2-11)
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Child (2-11)
Infants (Under 2)
Occupants - Room 3
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Child (2-11)
Infants (Under 2)
Occupants - Room 4
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