Southwest National Parks from Los Angeles

7 days, 6 nights

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The Southwest National Parks tour is perfect for active minded student groups. Some of America’s most incredible national parks are scattered throughout the southwest. Though some are better known than others, they are all equally stunning. Students explore the Grand Canyon, Lake Powell, Monument Valley, Arches National Park, Zion, and Bryce Canyon. Many parks offer ranger led programs and environmental education geared toward student groups. Each of the southwest national parks exposes students to unique desert climates, landscapes and wildlife. To finish the trip off, embrace the desert oasis of Las Vegas, enjoy a free night before heading home.

$905- $1745 Quad occupancy
$1005- $1845 Triple occupancy
$1185- $2025 Double occupancy
$1740- $2580 Single occupancy
7 days, 6 nights
Grand Canyon National Park, Lake Powell, Antelope Canyon, Monument Valley, Arches National Park, Capital Reef, Bryce Canyon, Zion National Park and Las Vegas
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This itinerary can be combined in any order and with all or part of the suggested itinerary including extending stays. Additional destinations are also available.

Suggested Itinerary

Day 1
Depart for Southwest Tour from Los Angeles. Afternoon group arrival in Las Vegas. Short Las Vegas strip tour prior to hotel check in. Free afternoon at hotel.
Evening Las Vegas tour featuring: the Fremont Street Experience.
For our student groups we choose to stay at non-gaming properties, these properties are only a short distance from the main Las Vegas strip and do not have an onsite casino.  
Day 2
Morning check out of hotel and depart Las Vegas for Grand Canyon
Seligman rest stop with famous Route 66 photo stop
Lunch at Tusyan Outside of park
After lunch Grand Canyon South Rim National Park Tour featuring : Grand Canyon Village, Hermits Rest, and Desert View
*Optional Ranger Program
Overnight in Flagstaff, AZ
Day 3
Morning Tour of Meteor Crater, one of the world’s best preserved impact sites. Spend the morning visiting the Discovery Center and various lookouts. Group may join the optional rim trail hike.
Lunch on own at Subway please note there is only one dining option at Meteor Crater.
Depart for Page Arizona and Glen Canyon Visit
Afternoon Lake Powel Antelope Valley Cruise. 1.5 hour boat tour features: lower lake Powell’s Sandstone formations, and Glen Canyon Dam viewing
Overnight in Page AZ
Day 4
Late morning arrival in Monument Valley
Tour of Monument Valley, includes Monument Valley van tour
Overnight in Moab
Day 5
Arches National Park & Capitol Reef tour
Evening arrival at Bryce Canyon
Overnight at Ruby’s Inn
Optional Cowboy Dinner at Ebenezer’s
Day 6
Bryce Canyon Tour
Lunch At Ruby’s Inn
Zion Tour
*Also, possible to extend trip 1 day a do Bryce and Zion on separate days
Overnight in Las Vegas
Day 7
Check out of hotel.
Morning departure from Las Vegas, time for outlet shopping at Nevada State Boarder
Mid afternoon drop off in Los Angles
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Prices are per person, minimum group size 12

$905- $1745 Quad occupancy
$1005- $1845 Triple occupancy
$1185- $2025 Double occupancy
$1740- $2580 Single occupancy

Prices Include:

  • Private transportation via minibus or coach
  • Professional Tour Guide
  • Monument Valley van tour
  • Lake Powell Antelope Canyons Cruise Tour
  • 6 nights accommodations
  • Admission to: Grand Canyon South Rim, Meteor Crater, Glen Canyon, Monument Valley, Arches, Capitol Reef, Bryce and Zion Parks
  • All taxes

Prices Do Not Include:

  • Meals and beverages
  • Hotel and airport baggage gratuities
  • Driver and tour guide gratuities
***Accommodations content below***

Las Vegas, Nevada: Hyatt Place or equivalent
Flagstaff, Arizona: Courtyard Flagstaff or equivalent
Page, Arizona:  Best Western Plus Lake Powell or equivalent
Bryce Canyon, Utah:  Ruby’s Inn or equivalent

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Terms and Conditions

To reserve, $200.00 per person non refundable deposit of total invoice is required 60 days prior to departure date and 100% payment 40 days from trip departure. There is a 100% cancellation charge on cancellation made within 40 days of travel date.

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