On this vacation, marvel at the West’s premier natural wonders and see spectacular scenery, memorials, monuments, parks, canyons, and much more. Your tour starts in Rapid City with a transfer to Keystone for visits to Crazy Horse Memorial and Mount Rushmore National Memorial. On this special departure, you’ll also visit Little Bighorn Battlefield, which commemorates one of America’s most famous battles. Here, learn the true story of “Custer’s Last Stand.”</BR></BR>Continue to Buffalo Bill’s frontier town of Cody, Wyoming. Then, head to Yellowstone National Park to see magnificent views of Yellowstone Canyon, Lower Falls, and world-famous Old Faithful Geyser. Overnight in Yellowstone National Park (depending on the time of year) before journeying into breathtaking Grand Teton National Park for a delightful walk along glacier-fed Jenny Lake. In nearby Jackson, with its wooden sidewalks and swing-door saloons, you’ll have plenty of free time to tour on your own.</BR></BR>Next, it’s on to Salt Lake City, Utah’s capital, for a sightseeing tour. Then marvel at the hoodoos and dramatic landscapes of Bryce Canyon National Park and Zion National Park. Stunning scenery awaits you in both parks, so have your camera ready! Continue into Arizona to Page, on the shores of Lake Powell, and cross the Painted Desert to amazing Grand Canyon National Park. Your hotel is located in the park, giving you a rare opportunity for great views and time to explore this spellbinding place. For a thrill of a lifetime, take an optional flightseeing trip over the Grand Canyon. Finally, travel to Las Vegas, where this spectacular vacation ends.
Sightseeing:In Salt Lake City, Crazy Horse Memorial, Mount Rushmore, and Tatanka. Inside visits as shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.
KEYSTONE Mt. Rushmore White House Resort (T)DEADWOOD First Gold Hotel & Gaming (ST)SHERIDAN Best Western Sheridan Center (MF)CODY Buffalo Bill Village (ST)YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK Yellowstone National Park Lodges (NP) or Brandin’ Iron Inn (T)JACKSON Painted Buffalo Inn (ST)SALT LAKE CITY Crystal Inn Hotel & Suites (MF)BRYCE CANYON NATIONAL PARK Best Western Ruby’s Inn (ST)PAGE Quality Inn Lake Powell (ST)GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK Grand Canyon National Park Lodges (NP)LAS VEGAS Harrah’s Las Vegas (F)
3 breakfast, 3 continental breakfasts
NOTE:On vacations that include an overnight stay in Las Vegas, at least one member of the traveling party must be 21 years of age or older.This special departure includes all activities on our regular departures plus one night in Sheridan (after Deadwood and before Cody) and a visit to the Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument.
Transportation:Private, deluxe air-conditioned motorcoach while touring.