Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon

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Please join us on this fantastic tour to the southwest. We spend two nights in Las Vegas, including sightseeing and a show, before traveling to the Grand Canyon, one of the seven natural wonders of the world. From the Grand Canyon we travel through the Navajo Reservation and see the red rocks of Sedona. Then on to the state capital of Arizona, Phoenix.

Dates:

Pricing:

Highlights:

  • 7 Meals
  • Las Vegas 2 Nights
  • Fremont Street Experience
  • Hoover Dam
  • Lunch Cruise Lake Mead
  • Donny & Marie Osmond Show (if available, or substitute)
  • Grand Canyon
  • Navajo Reservation
  • Cameron Trading Post
  • Oak Creek Canyon
  • Sedona Sightseeing and Shopping
  • City Tour of Phoenix (if time allows due to flight)
  • Moderate Physical Activity

Itinerary

Day 1
Following your arrival in Las Vegas, we check into the hotel before dinner on your own and tour the Las Vegas Strip, including a photo op at the world famous “Welcome to Las Vegas” sign. The Strip is the zone that brings together the most thrilling and vibrant attractions in Las Vegas. We discuss the various casinos and attractions and then stop in downtown, where you have plenty of time to enjoy the Fremont Street Experience. There’s always something exciting happening at Fremont Street, from the Viva Vision light show to world class concerts.

Day 2
After breakfast this morning we travel to Hoover Dam where we enjoy a guided tour of this engineering marvel. This tour offers a combination of presentations by Reclamation guides, audio and film presentations, exhibits and other media that provide a comprehensive view of the massive dam and its operations, as well as highlight many of the unique features around the site. Following our time at Hoover Dam we enjoy an afternoon cruise, including lunch on Lake Mead. Our cruise will offer passengers spectacular views of Lake Mead and the breathtaking scenery surrounding it. You will love the colorful landscapes, ever-changing skies, and unrivaled panoramic views. We will return to our hotel to allow you time to prepare for our dinner at the Buca di Beppo Italian restaurant and the Donny & Marie Show (if available). The brother-sister duo has been performing their stage spectacular, since 2008. The show is a family-friendly variety show that follows the winning formula of their 1970s TV program, incorporating dancing, humor and all of their hit songs.
Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3
We will check out of our hotel and travel to Grand Canyon, one of the seven natural wonders of the world, drawing nearly 5 million visitors every year. We enjoy views of the canyon from Bright Angel, Mather Point, and Desert View viewpoints. We depart the Grand Canyon from the east exit and travel through the Navajo Reservation with a stop at Cameron Trading Post, the largest trading post still in operation today. Dinner is provided at Cameron Trading Post Restaurant, yet another wonderful highlight of your tour. You are sure to enjoy this experience. After dinner we travel to Flagstaff and check into our hotel.
Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4
This morning we check out of our hotel and travel through Oak Creek Canyon, termed by Rand McNally as one of the eight most scenic drives in America, to the beautiful city of Sedona with time for shopping, sightseeing and lunch on your own. Every time you step out of a store, the soaring red rocks will be there to greet you. After lunch we travel to Phoenix and check into the hotel. This evening you enjoy a final night on your own and entertainment at the famous Organ Stop Pizza Restaurant.
Included Meal: Breakfast

Day 5
If time permits this morning, there will be a city tour of the Phoenix area before arriving at Sky Harbor International Airport for our flight home.
Included Meal: Breakfast

Deposit: $200 per person. Special cancellation policies – inquire at time of booking.
We recommend reservations be made before July 2, 2017. After July 2, 2017 call for availability.

Pickup Points for transfer to St Louis Airport:
Decatur, Springfield, Litchfield, Pontoon Beach, Hazelwood, Marion, Mt. Vernon, Nashville, Fairview Heights, South County, Cape Girardeau, Evansville