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Coast to Coast Road Trip Eastbound

Prices From: A$2899.00
Tour Code: NUFY
Tour Duration: 23
Countries Visited: United States


Overview

Get out on the road and follow in the footsteps of Jack Kerouac to discover the real America. This ultimate coast-to-coast road trip connects you and your small group of fellow travellers to the iconic cities, natural wonders, national parks and monuments that make this land great. Learn about Navajo culture in the Southwest and what the odds are in Las Vegas. Whether it’s comfortable hotels in the cities or campsites in national parks, you’ll always be close to the action. So slide on your cowboy boots in Texas and your dancing shoes in Nashville and Memphis—it’s time to embrace the spirit of this land by hitting the open road.


Tour Map


Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1 San Francisco - Arrive at any time.
  • Day 2-3 Yosemite NP (1B,1L,2D) - Enjoy an orientation tour of San Francisco. Then head to Yosemite to marvel at spectacular views of the park's peaks and granite domes. HIke to majestic waterfalls, lakes and meadows and walk amongst giant sequoias.
  • Day 4 Bishop (1B,1L,1D) - Awe at the spectacular scenery along the Tioga Pass. Marvel at tufa rock towers at Mono Lake. Soak it up in secluded hot springs.
  • Day 5-6 Death Valley NP/Las Vegas (1B,1L) - Visit the hottest, driest and lowest point in North America: Death Valley. Explore Las Vegas along the famous Vegas Strip. Optional VIP limo ride.
  • Day 7-8 Grand Canyon National Park (1B,2L,2D) - Trek surrounded by awe-inspiring views, taking in the 'Grandest of Canyons'. Take to the skies on an optional helicopter flight for a bird's-eye view of the canyon.
  • Day 9-10 Monument Valley/Mesa Verde NP/Durango (2B,2L,1D) -  Learn about Navajo culture and consider an optional 4x4 excursion with a Navajo guide. Explore the lives of the ancestral Pueblo people on a guided hike to cliff dwellings in Mesa Verde.
  • Day 11-12 Santa Fe/Carlsbad (2B,1L,1D) - Take in southwest culture in Santa Fe. Explore the Carlsbad Caverns on a guided tour, dodging the 400,000 bats heading out to hunt at sunset.
  • Day 13-14 San Antonio/The Alamo/Houston (2B,2L,2D) - Cool off in the clear waters of Paradise Canyon, check out historic San Antonio and the Alamo.
  • Day 15-16 New Orleans (1B) - Listen to some jazz tunes on an orientation tour of New Orleans. Take an optional swamp tour or cruise the Mississippi on a steamboat. Make sure you don't miss a night out on Bourbon Street.
  • Day 17-18 Memphis/Nashville (1B,1L,2D) - Relive history at the National Civil Rights Museum—located where Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated. Opt to tour the Rock & Soul Museum, take in a live show on Beale Street, tour Elvis' Graceland or visit the Grand Ole Opry. Indulge in some country bar nightlife in Nashville.
  • Day 19 Appalachia (1B,1L,1D) - Travel the beautiful winding roads through the Appalachian Mountains. Trek along one of the trails in the park.
  • Day 20-21 Shenandoah NP/Washington DC (2B,1L,1D) - Pass through Shenandoah en route to DC. Explore the capital of the US and the city that the President calls home. Tour the monuments and visit the National Mall and its many free museums.
  • Day 22 Philadelphia/New York City (1B) - Visit Independence Hall in Philly, then head to NYC to explore the downtown. Take in views of the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building and Ground Zero. Do it up on a final night in the Big Apple.
  • Day 23 New York City - Depart at any time.

Tour Dates

Start DateEnd DatePrice
27 Apr 201319 May 2013A$2899.00
04 May 201326 May 2013A$2899.00
11 May 201302 Jun 2013A$2899.00
18 May 201309 Jun 2013A$2899.00
25 May 201316 Jun 2013A$2899.00
08 Jun 201330 Jun 2013A$2899.00
15 Jun 201307 Jul 2013A$2899.00
22 Jun 201314 Jul 2013A$2899.00
29 Jun 201321 Jul 2013A$2899.00
04 Jul 201326 Jul 2013A$2899.00
06 Jul 201328 Jul 2013A$2899.00
13 Jul 201304 Aug 2013A$2899.00
18 Jul 201309 Aug 2013A$2899.00
20 Jul 201311 Aug 2013A$2899.00
27 Jul 201318 Aug 2013A$2899.00
01 Aug 201323 Aug 2013A$2899.00
03 Aug 201325 Aug 2013A$2899.00
10 Aug 201301 Sep 2013A$2899.00
15 Aug 201306 Sep 2013A$2899.00
17 Aug 201308 Sep 2013A$2899.00
24 Aug 201315 Sep 2013A$2899.00
31 Aug 201322 Sep 2013A$2899.00
07 Sep 201329 Sep 2013A$2899.00
14 Sep 201306 Oct 2013A$2899.00

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