8 Days Yosemite & Yellowstone National Parks

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Highlights

* Yosemite National Park
* Antelope Canyon
* Red Rock
* Salt Lake City
* Yellowstone National Park
* Grand Teton National Park
* Jackson Hole

Itineraries
Day 1: 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. Overnight stay in Fresno.

Hotel: Piccadilly Inn Airport Fresno or similar

Day 2: Fresno-Barstow- Las Vegas-St.George

Cruising through the Mojave Desert into the state of Nevada via Las Vegas then through the state of Arizona and pass Virgin River Canyon to arrive at St.George, Utah.

Hotel: Quality Inn or similar

Day 3: St George - Antelope Canyon - Red Canyon - Salt Lake City

Leave for Antelope Canyon at 6:00AM in the morning. This colorful Canyon was a famous long and narrow canyon with a walkable corridor at the bottom of the canyon floor. It was formed by flash flood flows into the cracks of the Navajo sandstone and wind erosions. With the penetration of daylight through the narrow opening from the top different kinds of light reflections and colors were created. That makes this area a popular location for photographers and tourists. Pro- ceed to Red Canyon on the Dixie National Forest has fascinated people for centu- ries. Unique vermilion-colored rock forma- tion and stands of Ponderosa pines make the canyon exceptionally scenic. You will spend a night at Salt Lake City, Utah.

Hotel : Red Lion Salt Lake City or similar

Day 4: Salt Lake City - Yellowstone National Park

Depart early in the morning. Drive along the Great Salt Lake basin. The salinity of water here is seven times greater than that of the ocean. Visit Bear World. You will reach the cowboy state of Wyoming by noon. After lunch, heading to the world famous Yellowstone National Park. Overnight at Yellowstone.

Hotel : White Buffalo West Yellowstone or similar

Day 5: Yellowstone-Grand Teton- Jackson Hole-Ogden

Tour of the Yellowstone N.P., featuring the famous Old Faithful Geyser, Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone Canyon, Yellowstone Waterfalls, hot spring and geysers. The park is also a sanctuary for many wild animals and birds. Examine fossilized trees,and catch the glimmer of beautiful lakes in the secluded woods. continue to the Grand Teton National Park Over night at Ogden

Hotel : Ramada Inn Ogden or similar.

Day 6: Ogden - Salt Lake - Las Vegas

Morning Visit Air Museum. Then heading south to Salt Lake City, visit Mormon Temple and State Capital. Then head south to Nevada State and stay overnight at Las Vegas, where you can enjoy the different night life in this 24 hours city.

Hotel: Excalibur Hotel and Casino or similar

Day 7: Las Vegas - Optional : West Rim OR South Rim OR Free Day- Las Vegas

*(A) 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.

*(B) 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.

* (C) Free Day in Las Vegas

 

Hotel: Excalibur Hotel and Casino or similar

Day 8: 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.

OR
– You can self dismiss at Las Vegas today, hotel check out time is 11 am.
– For tour passengers who would like to have a transfer service from Las Vegas to Los Angeles (No Extra Charge)

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Pickup Location
TIMECITYLOCATIONADDRESS & MAP
7:30 amSan FranciscoLassen Tour & Travel, Inc. (Union Square San Francisco)391 Sutter St
8:00 amBurlingameRed Roof Inn SFO (Burlingame)777 Airport Blvd
8:15 amOaklandAngel Feet Reflexology (Oakland)441 9th St
9:00 amCupertinoTectonic Architects & Builders (Cupertino)10122 Bandley Dr
9:10 amFremontAberdeen Cafe (Fremont)46881 Warm Springs Blvd
9:20 amSan JoseBai Xing Jia Hunan Fusion (San Jose)1701 Lundy Ave
9:30 amMilpitasUlferts Center (Milpitas)668 Barber Ln
Departure Notes
notes and remarks

YELLOWSTONE SERIES BUS TOUR CANCELLATION AND MODIFICATION POLICY :

* Cancellations, Modifications, and Refunds: Cancellations, Modifications, and refunds requests MUST BE in writing and only take effect after the confirmation is received. The Refunds are calculated based on the following methods:
1) For Cancellations and Modifications received beyond 14 days prior to departure, $50 Cancellation/Modification fee per person + a Handling fee of $25.
2) For Cancellations and Modifications received beyond 8-14 days prior to departure, 50% Cancellation/Modification fee of total tour fare + a Handling fee of $50.
3) For Cancellations/Modifications received within 7 days to departure, no refunds and tour rearrangement.
4) If the 3rd or/and 4th persons fail to show up while 3 or 4 passengers sharing one room, those who are in the same room MUST pay penalty equivalent to 4th person’s tour fares on board the bus.

* 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 & up.
* Child fare: for children 2 years of age and above, occupying the same room with 2 adults.
*To ensure smooth operation of our tours, Lassen Tours reserves the right to change the order in which tours are conducted.

Antelope Canyon No Cancellation Policy:
Due to no cancellation policy enforced by Antelope Canyon, no refunds are allowed even passengers cancel the entire trip or no show on the day of departure.

tour fare includes

*Hotels
*Transportation (Bus/Van)

tour fare Excludes

*Optional (Please select and confirm in advance): A=> Grand Canyon West Rim , B=> Grand Canyon South Rim, C=> Free Day
*Meal
*Gratuities
*Optional Tours (Mandatory Purchase from Lassen)

Mandatory Fees (CASH PAYMENT ONLY)
*Great Salt Lake, Yellowstone, Grand Teton National Park, Hill Air Force Base,Fuel Surcharge: $70/ Per Person
*Yosemite National Park: $20 / Per Person
*Antelope Canyon (Please pay in advance) : $70/Adult(over 12 yrs), $60/ kids(0-12 yrs)

Optional Fees:(Cash Payment Only)
* Grand Canyon [South Rim]: $80/per person (excludes lunch) (English / Bilingual)
* I-Max at Grand Canyon South:$13/per person
* South Rim Grand Canyon Helicopter Ride: $230/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

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