Western Express Escorted Tours

9 Nights

Las Vegas, NV

This escorted tour is part of our premium collection where all the logisitcs are managed by the experts allowing you to sit back and enjoy a magical 10 days. Once you have walked down the famous Las Vegas strip, you head off to the spectacular sights and sounds of Yosemite National Park. After visiting a winery in the famed Napa Valley exploring the quaint town of Sonoma we head to San Francisco where you will see the city's most famous sights, including the Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown, Union Square, and Fisherman’s Wharf. The spectacular drive down the Pacific coastline passing emerald green fairways, awe inspiring cliffs and stunning estates runs through Pacific Grove to Pebble Beach. You have the opportunity to vist the charming coastal towns of Carmel by Sea and Santa Barbara before arriving in the city of the Stars- Los Angeles!

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Highlights

  • Ride on the all-new, the world’s tallest observation wheel for the most inspiring view of the Las Vegas Strip (optional)
  • Enjoy Yosemite’s most famous, awe-inspiring scenery including Yosemite Falls, Half Dome and Bridalveil Falls.
  • Spectacular views of San Francisco’s 49 square miles of distinctive terrain and water on one side and hills on the other
  • An exhilarating journey along 17-Mile Drive which hugs the Pacific coastline- one of the most scenic roads in the world
  • See the small quaint towns as you travel south to the charming coastal city of Santa Barbara - aka “The American Riviera”
  • Los Angeles glitz and glamour awaits in Hollywood, the Sunset Strip, and Beverly Hills and Rodeo Drive
  • Enjoy a few optional extra nights in Las Vegas before or after the tour
  • Day 1 - Las Vegas Arrival
  • Day 2 - Las Vegas - Yosemite
  • Day 3 - Yosemite - Sonoma San Francisco
  • Day 4 - San Francisco
  • Day 5 - San Francisco - 17 Mile Dirve - Monterey California's Central Coast
  • Day 6 - California's Central Coast - Santa Barbara - Los Angeles
  • Day 7 - Los Angeles
  • Day 8 - Los Angeles - Las Vegas
  • Day 9 - Las Vegas
  • Day 10 - Las Vegas Departure
  • Additional Information

Welcome to Las Vegas, a desert oasis of neon lights, non-stop excitement and tons of fun around every corner. Upon arrival at McCarran International Airport, transfer independently to your hotel where you will meet your ATI Tour Director. Free time this evening allows you to experience the sights and sounds of this wonderland first hand. Walk the famous Strip lined with mega-resorts, place a bet at one of the many casinos, dine at world-class restaurants, catch the latest star-studded show, or enjoy breathtaking views during a 30-minute ride on the all-new, 550-foot tall “High Roller”… the world’s tallest observation wheel and the most exciting attraction to hit the Strip.

SLS Las Vegas a Tribute Portfolio Resort

Property Location With a stay at SLS Las Vegas a Tribute Portfolio Resort, you'll be centrally located in Las Vegas, convenient to Chapel of the Flowers and Las Vegas Convention Center. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Las Vegas Country Club and Little White Wedding Chapel.

Your journey begins this morning with a short flight onboard a private aircraft from Las Vegas to Merced, the gateway to Yosemite National Park. Upon arrival in Merced you’ll board a motorcoach and retrace the original route to Yosemite along Highway 140, the first route into the park that brought travelers directly to the valley floor along the Merced River Canyon. Once inside the park you will be introduced to some of Yosemite’s most famous and awe-inspiring scenery, including Yosemite Falls, Half Dome, El Capitan, Tunnel View, and Bridalveil Falls. Postcard-perfect pictures abound so be sure to have your camera ready.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Yosemite View Lodge

Not every visitor to Yosemite National Park desires a dyed-in-the-wool camping experience underneath the stars. Some folks visiting Yosemite National Park dream of hotels—you know, the best of both worlds— luxurious accommodations and modern amenities coupled with close proximity to the wonders of wild nature waiting just around the corner at Yosemite National Park.

Leaving the wonder of Yosemite behind, today you’ll make your way west via motorcoach to Northern California’s beloved City by the Bay, San Francisco. En route we visit a winery in the famed Napa Valley and you will have time to explore the quaint town of Sonoma. Considered one of the greatest cities in the world for many reasons, San Francisco’s 49 square miles of distinctive terrain – water on one side, hills on the other – leads to spectacular views, a multitude of ethnically diverse neighborhoods and one-of-a-kind experiences.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Stanford Court San Francisco

Property Location A stay at Stanford Court San Francisco places you in the heart of San Francisco, minutes from Grace Cathedral and close to Lombard Street. This 4-star hotel is close to Pier 39 and Palace of Fine Arts.

This morning, a comprehensive city tour provides a fun and exciting way to get an overview of the city and enables you to truly appreciate many of San Francisco’s most famous sights, including the Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown, Union Square, and Fisherman’s Wharf. And, as no visit would be complete without taking a cruise on the Bay, you’ll set sail, passing the famous PIER 39 sea lions while making your way along the historic waterfront which reveals the city’s spectacular skyline. Be sure to take full advantage of prime photo opportunities with unobstructed views in every direction as you glide under the iconic Golden Gate Bridge and circle the notorious Alcatraz Island. The remainder of the day is yours to explore the city’s amazing sights, scenes, and neighborhoods at your leisure. Ever ride a national landmark? Then consider hopping on one of San Francisco’s historic cable cars. And for an extra thrill, hang off the running board, Doris Day-style.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Stanford Court San Francisco

Property Location A stay at Stanford Court San Francisco places you in the heart of San Francisco, minutes from Grace Cathedral and close to Lombard Street. This 4-star hotel is close to Pier 39 and Palace of Fine Arts.

Heading south this morning via motorcoach you’ll embark on an exhilarating journey along one of the most scenic roads in the world, 17-Mile Drive. Hugging the Pacific coastline while passing emerald green fairways and stunning estates, this coastal landmark runs through Pacific Grove to Pebble Beach. Afterward, take in the sights, sounds and smells of Monterey at Old Fisherman’s Wharf in downtown and explore Cannery Row’s historic waterfront district, John Steinbeck’s inspiration for his novel of the same name. Continuing south, Pacific Coast Highway’s twisting, cliff-hugging route takes you through the quaint village of Carmel-by-the-Sea and Big Sur where mountains plunge into the Pacific Ocean. Further south, the landscape mellows to oak-studded hills as the highway passes Hearst Castle and Morro Bay. From here, a short distance inland is San Luis Obispo and the heart of California’s Central Coast.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Cambria Pines Lodge

Property Location Located in Cambria, Cambria Pines Lodge is in a rural location and convenient to Cambria Center for the Arts and Moonstone Beach Park. This spa hotel is within the vicinity of Leffingwell Landing and San Simeon State Park.

After breakfast enjoy visiting the small towns of San Luis Obispo and Solvang as you travel south to the charming coastal city of Santa Barbara, also known as “The American Riviera”. After some time perusing shops along State Street, you will journey south towards Los Angeles. Evening at leisure in downtown LA.

Meals Included: Breakfast

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Los Angeles Downtown

Property Location A stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Los Angeles Downtown places you in the heart of Los Angeles, walking distance from Los Angeles River and Los Angeles City Hall. This hotel is within close proximity of Museum of Contemporary Art and Grand Central Market.

Today’s comprehensive tour of Los Angeles enables you to get a true taste of Southern California. You’ll explore the seaside communities of Marina del Rey, Venice whose boardwalk is famous for its Muscle Beach, and Santa Monica, home to one of California’s oldest pleasure piers. You’ll also glimpse

Meals Included: Breakfast

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Los Angeles Downtown

Property Location A stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Los Angeles Downtown places you in the heart of Los Angeles, walking distance from Los Angeles River and Los Angeles City Hall. This hotel is within close proximity of Museum of Contemporary Art and Grand Central Market.

Today we transfer to the airport  where you will board a private aircraft for the short flight back to Las Vegas. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure.

Meals Included: Breakfast

SLS Las Vegas a Tribute Portfolio Resort

Property Location With a stay at SLS Las Vegas a Tribute Portfolio Resort, you'll be centrally located in Las Vegas, convenient to Chapel of the Flowers and Las Vegas Convention Center. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Las Vegas Country Club and Little White Wedding Chapel.

A full day to enjoy Las Vegas. You may choose to join an optional full day tour to the Grand Canyon.

Meals Included: Breakfast

SLS Las Vegas a Tribute Portfolio Resort

Property Location With a stay at SLS Las Vegas a Tribute Portfolio Resort, you'll be centrally located in Las Vegas, convenient to Chapel of the Flowers and Las Vegas Convention Center. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Las Vegas Country Club and Little White Wedding Chapel.

Transfer independently to Las Vegas International Airport for your departure flight.

Meals Included: Breakfast

English Narration Guaranteed on Monday Departures.

Optional Experiences:

  • San Francisco Chinatown Dinner.
  • Guided tour to Grand Canyon National Park.

 Price Includes

  • Welcome reception.
  • Private Aircraft on all flight sectors.
  • Tour 17-Mile Drive and Monterey’s Cannery Row.
  • San Francisco Bay Cruise.
  • Comprehensive city tour of San Francisco.
  • Guided tour of Yosemite National Park.
  • Comprehensive city tour of Los Angeles.
  • Free time to explore.
  • Napa Valley and Sonoma with wine tasting and vineyard tour.