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SCOTTSDALE | GRAND CANYON | MONUMENT VALLEY | LAKE POWELL | ZION NATIONAL PARK | LAS VEGAS
From exploring the crimson landscapes and diverse scenery of Monument Valley to chasing the bright lights of Las Vegas, this all-American journey introduces you to America’s West in complete style.
- Join a Local Expert for an informative presentation at the Grand Canyon
- In Monument Valley join a Navajo guide in an open-air vehicle to explore the iconic vistas of this Navajo Tribal Park
- Glide through the narrow sandstone turns of Antelope Canyon during a cruise on Lake Powell
- Enjoy a leisurely walk along Sunset Point to view the hoodoos at Bryce Canyon
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Day 1 : Scottsdale
Upon arrival into Phoenix your airport transfer will whisk you to your hotel in Scottsdale where you can enjoy the facilities. This evening join your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Welcome Dinner.
Hotel: Hotel Valley Ho
Day 2 : Scottsdale - Grand Canyon
Journey north to the bohemian colony of Sedona. Attractive to healers, this spiritual town’s vortexes are rumored to offer alternative medicines and practices. Journey on to Grand Canyon National Park, where you have the opportunity to take an optional, once-in-a-lifetime, flightseeing tour by helicopter or plane. Join a Local Expert for an informative presentation about the wonders of the Grand Canyon before ending your day with a tranquil night inside the park and an appetizing Highlight Dinner with wine in the inviting Thunderbird Room of your lodge.
Hotel: National Park Lodges, Grand Canyon
Day 3 : Grand Canyon – Lake Powell
Head through striking crimson landscapes to the historic Cameron Trading Post where you will find Native American arts and crafts. Journey on through the barren beauty of the desert to Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, where you will board all-terrain vehicles to explore the valley with your Navajo guide. Stop at the Glen Canyon Dam to learn about its impact on the Colorado River before arriving at your lakefront resort. Hotel: Lake Powell Resorts and Marinas (Lake View or Marina View Rooms).
Day 4 : Lake Powell
Start the day at leisure by enjoying your resort’s facilities. Later take a cruise through the narrow sandstone turns of Antelope Canyon, one of the top-rated highlights on the trip. End the day with a breathtaking sunset from your lake view or marina view room.
Day 5 : Lake Powell – Zion National Park
Head to the sandstone cliffs of Bryce Canyon National Park in Southern Utah. Here you will be met by pine trees and red rock pillars. You’ll take a leisurely walk along Sunset Point to view the great amphitheaters of the odd-shaped monoliths, known as hoodoos, before travelling through more amazing scenery to the lush cliff-and-canyon landscape of Zion National Park. A day of sightseeing deserves some evening festivities. Join your Travel Director and new friends for a Celebration Dinner and wine to discuss your take on the ethereal characters of Utah’s famous canyon.
Hotel: Zion National Park Lodge
Day 6 : Zion National – Las Vegas
Depart the tranquil ambiance of Zion National Park Lodge and board a private Zion Canyon Shuttle. Live commentary will take you through the scenic highlights of the park, followed by some downtime to explore on your own. Depart the natural beauty of the park to arrive in the bright lights and glamour of Las Vegas. With an array of shopping malls, live shows and dining opportunities, this dazzling destination is sure to entertain. And for those looking to hit the casinos, make sure you come with your poker face ready.
Hotel: ARIA Resort and Casino, Las Vegas
Day 7 : Depart Las Vegas
It’s time to say goodbye to your fellow travelers as your adventure comes to an end with a departure transfer to Las Vegas International Airport.