From San Francisco to Los Angeles, see the famous sights of California on this spectacular vacation. Enjoy the excitement and faster pace of San Francisco and Los Angeles, and take a deep breath and slow down in the mountain areas of Lake Tahoe and Yosemite National Park. If you’re interested in seeing some of California’s amazing scenery, this California tour offers you a chance to admire some of its best. Witness the scenery in stunning Lake Tahoe with the sparkling blue water surrounded by the Sierra Mountains. Marvel at the spectacular alpine scenery in Yosemite National Park with its waterfalls, mountain peaks, ice-sculpted domes, and meadows. Sit back and watch the views of famous Pebble Beach Golf Course, the dramatic Pacific coastline, and the Lone Cyprus on 17-Mile Drive, one of the most scenic drives in the world.</BR></BR>Visit Santa Barbara and Hearst Castle in Sam Simeon, built by William Randolph Hearst as his private retreat. Once only accessible to celebrities and famous guests, enjoy a tour highlighting this impressive 123-acre estate. Also visit Solvang, a quaint Danish village founded in 1911 by Danish educators to maintain their heritage. Wander through the town with charming shops featuring Danish imports and picturesque buildings and windmills. Globus has arranged a special treat here…a coffee and Danish specialty at a local bakery. Another special experience offered by Globus is a visit and dinner at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, with its sea otters, seals, sharks, penguins, and more. </BR></BR>All of this and more await you on this California tour. Be sure to pack your camera and get ready for a fabulous vacation!
SAN FRANCISCOSightseeing; [LF] Japanese Tea Garden; excursion to Sausalito; ferry ride across the bayYOSEMITE NATIONAL PARKYosemite Valley floor tram tourCARMELVisit the resort townMONTEREY17-Mile Drive; [LF] dinner at the Monterey Bay AquariumSAN SIMEONVisit Hearst CastleSOLVANG[LF] Visit the quaint Denmark-inspired village and enjoy a local specialtySANTA BARBARAVisit the missionLOS ANGELESSightseeing tour; Getty Museum; farewell dinner
Breakfast daily, 4 three-course dinners, including a farewell dinner in Los Angeles
Free Wi-Fi available on your motorcoach and in most hotels.