Wonders of the American West with Insight Vacations
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A comprehensive exploration of the American West visits awesome natural wonders and stays at rustic lodges amid dazzling panoramas that no camera could ever quite capture. This sojourn provides an ideal pace, combining short jaunts and single overnight stays with longer, comfortable journeys and two-night stops. Altitude and level of activity are suitable for the reasonably fit traveller.
DAY 1 – ARRIVE LAS VEGAS
and a light meal.
Stay: The Cosmopolitan™ of Las Vegas
DAY 2 – THE WONDERS OF THE GRAND CANYON
the historic Grand Canyon Lodge. At night, watch the colours change by the minute as the sun sets on the canyon. Enjoy a fantastic dinner in the lodge’s magnificent dining room with superb views of the canyon.
DAY 3 – GRAND CANYON AND LAKE POWELL
Wake up to the backdrop of the Grand Canyon as you depart for the majesty of Lake Powell. Stop at Glen Canyon Dam to learn about its impact on the Colorado River before arriving at your lakefront resort. Check into your room with guaranteed lake views and enjoy the evening at leisure.
DAY 4 – A LEISURELY DAY AT LAKE POWELL
its dramatic, steep sandstone walls.
DAY 5 – MONUMENT VALLEY AND THE NAVAJO NATION
vehicles with a Navajo guide for a tour of the valley floor, used as a backdrop for many Western films. Visit some of the legendary sites where these movies were made, as well as restricted areas with rock windows and arches of unique shapes and sizes. Then, enjoy a Navajo cookout Highlight Lunch s amidst the giant buttes and mesas of this unique landscape before making your way to Mesa Verde National Park where the day draws to a close. Your lodge inside the park offers sweeping vistas reaching into three states.
Stay: Far View Lodge, Mesa Verde
DAY 6 – MESA VERDE AND MOAB
Full Breakfast, Dinner
DAY 7 – DELVE INTO ARCHES AND CANYONLANDS NATIONAL PARKS
DAY 8 – CAPITOL REEF AND BRYCE CANYON NATIONAL PARKS
DAY 9 – WHIMSICAL BRYCE CANYON NATIONAL PARK
Stay: Bryce Canyon National Park Lodge
DAY 10 – ZION NATIONAL PARK AND BACK TOLAS VEGAS
morning light before heading to Zion National Park, one of the most scenic canyons in the United States. Here, join a guided tour by private shuttle with live commentary a to view the park’s best sites. Your tour ends with a departure transfer to Las Vegas
International Airport. On arrival at your UK airport, your driver will greet and escort you to your waiting car for your return private VIP transfer home.
Airport arrival will be at 14:00.