Can one 22-day trip define the elusive essence of a complex nation with centuries of incredible history? Probably not, but itd be a blast to try, no? Designed specifically for curious travellers with a passion for real experiences and lots of time, this adventure takes you from the busy streets of New York to the shores of San Francisco Bay, with just about every shade of Americana thrown in along the way: the Washington Mall, Music City USA, the French Quarter, Tex-Mex, Yosemite, the Vegas Strip forget e pluribus unum; Americas real motto is go big or go home.
New York City
Arrive at any time. Consider arriving a few days early to see more of this famous city.
New York CityWashington DC
Spend the morning exploring one of the Big Apple, then arrive to the US capital in time to wander the monuments by moonlight.
Enjoy a free day to explore.
Continue through Shenandoah National Park, a truly beautiful, historic national treasure.
Drive through the Appalachian Mountains. Travel to the country music capital of the world.
Explore the vibrant cultural and musical melting pot of Memphis. Take an optional tour of Graceland, opt to relive history at the National Civil Rights Museum, or tour the Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum. Head to Beale Street at night for great food and live music.
Crank up the jazz and drive into the home of Mardi Gras. Explore the French Quarter, and join the revellers on Bourbon Street ’til the early hours.
Enjoy a free day to explore New Orleans.
Drive across Louisiana into Texas and take in the scenery on the way to Austin.
Spend a free day in Austin. Opt to visit the SoCo area for thrift shopping, take a dip in the Barton natural pool, or let loose at a local country bar in the evening.
Explore Carlsbad Caverns, dodging the 400,000 bats heading out to hunt at sunset.
Stop by infamous Roswell before taking in Southwest culture in Santa Fe.
Santa FeMesa Verde National Park
Explore Santa Fe in the morning before travelling towards Mesa Verde National Park for the night.
Mesa Verde National ParkMonument Valley
Wind up the side of a mountain through Mesa Verde National Park’s rocky slopes and inspiring vistas. Hike to ancient cliff dwellings in Mesa Verde. Opt to discover one of the most majestic places on earth, Monument Valley.
Monument ValleyGrand Canyon
Hike the trails of the Grand Canyon before enjoying a sunset at the rim.
Free time in Grand Canyon NP.
Grand CanyonLas Vegas
Travel Route 66 and stop at a wacky burger joint. Explore Las Vegas and stroll along the famous Vegas Strip. Take an optional VIP party limo.
Free time in Las Vegas.
Las VegasDeath Valley
Visit a land of extremes in Death Valley National Park.
Death ValleyYosemite National Park
Morning trip to Mono Lake; walk among the tufa towers. Discover Yosemite’s peaks, granite domes, and giant sequoias. Marvel at majestic waterfalls, lakes, and meadows.
Yosemite National Park
Enjoy free time in Yosemite NP for hiking and exploring.
Yosemite National ParkSan Francisco
Catch a glimpse of the Golden Gate Bridge on the way into one of America’s most popular cities. Trip ends upon arrival to San Francisco. Take an optional cable car ride over the steep hills or set sail into the setting sun.