Classic: America's Canyonlands Express (NUVV)
Trip Style: Classic - Designed for maximum variety, these trips are geared towards travellers searching for a healthy mix of active exploration, uncommon landscapes, amazing wildlife and local cultures.
Service Level: Standard
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 14, avg 10
Meals Included: 2 dinners
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Hike among Zion National Parks towering cliffs, Explore Navajo tribal lands on a 4x4, Admire colourful wood in Petrified Forest National Park, Take in sunset at the rim of the Grand Canyon
Some of Americas most arid landscapes are also its most compelling. Youll discover how the many natural wonders of Americas Southwest capture the heart and soul on this nine-day tour, which begins and ends in Las Vegas. Explore trails that meander alongside towering cliffs in Utahs Zion National Park and visit Horseshoe Bend to learn how the rock is shaped by the flow of the Colorado River. There is, of course, a requisite visit to the Grand Canyon with plenty of free time to explore the parks stunning views and trails at one of the seven natural wonders of the world.
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- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 6/30/2020
- 9 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Las Vegas||Day 1 Las Vegas|
There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Zion National Park||Day 2 Las Vegas/Zion National Park|
Boasting endless hiking possibilities, the region that the Virgin River has sculpted into a profound landscape masterpiece is a great setting to spend the afternoon. High plateaus, striking towers, temples, mesas, and the earths tallest-known sheer sandstone walls surround visitors with their awe-inspiring beauty. Included Activities: Zion National Park Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (2.50-3.00 hours, 270km)
|Day 3||Zion National Park||Day 3 Zion National Park|
Enjoy a free day in Zion NP. Hike one of the many trails in the park, like The Narrows or Angels Landing, or opt to explore via shuttle bus. Included Activities: Zion National Park Visit
|Day 4||Monument Valley||Day 4 Zion National Park/Monument Valley (1D)|
Drive through Page, stopping to see the Glen Canyon Dam and for a short hike to Horseshoe Bend, shaped by the Colorado River. Discover one of the most majestic places on earth, Monument Valley, and explore the area on a 4x4 adventure in Navajo Nation. Included Activities: Horseshoe Bend Hike Glen Canyon Dam Visit Monument Valley 4x4 Tour Transport: Private Vehicle (2.00-3.00 hours, 170km) Private Vehicle (2.00-3.00 hours, 200km)
|Day 5||Canyon de Chelly||Day 5 Monument Valley/Canyon de Chelly|
Travel further into Navajo Nation and visit Canyon de Chelly. Discover the National Monument by stopping at prominent lookouts and going for a hike into the canyon. Included Activities: Canyon de Chelly National Monument Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (2.00-2.50 hours, 150km)
|Day 6||Grand Canyon National Park||Day 6 Canyon de Chelly/Grand Canyon National Park (1D)|
Travel to Petrified Forest National Park, and admire the Rainbow Forest and its colourful petrified wood. Continue on to the Grand Canyon and opt to wander along trails. Admire the views and enjoy sunset at the rim of the Grand Canyon. Included Activities: Petrified Forest National Park Visit Grand Canyon Sunset Transport: Private Vehicle (2.00-2.50 hours, 160km) Private Vehicle (3.50-4.50 hours, 325km)
|Day 7||Grand Canyon National Park||Day 7 Grand Canyon National Park|
Enjoy a free day to discover the Grand Canyon. Opt to hike throughout the park, rent a bike, check out a museum or pre-book a tour of the canyon from the sky by helicopter. Included Activities: Grand Canyon South Rim Visit
|Day 8||Las Vegas||Day 8 Grand Canyon National Park/Las Vegas|
Enjoy free time in the morning at the Grand Canyon, before returning to Sin City via Route 66. Opt to explore the Vegas Strip, take in a show, or try your luck at the slots. Included Activities: Seligman (Route 66) Visit Vegas Strip Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (9.00 hour(s), 480km)
|Day 9||Las Vegas||Day 9 Las Vegas|
Depart at any time. Included Activities: Departure Day
Local Flights: N/A
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Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission.
Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.