10-Day Yellowstone, Yosemite, Arches, Mt. Rushmore, Las Vegas and San Francisco Bus Tour from Los Angeles (Overnight in Yellowstone National Park)

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Tour Code : LAX100201

Departure City : Los Angeles, Rowland Heights, San Gabriel, Monterey Park, Irvine

Duration : 10 day(s) 9 night(s)

Availability : Wed. Sat.

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Highlight :

Yellowstone, Grand Teton, Arches, Yosemite National Park; Mt. Rushmore, Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, Crazy Horse*, Eisenhower Tunnel; Salt Lake City, Mormon Temple, State Capital, Great Salt Lake*, Bingham Copper Mine*; Las Vegas; Lenwood Outlets; Lombard Street, Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco Bay Cruise*, Chinatown, Palace of Fine Arts, Fisherman's Whaft, Chinatown; San Francisco In-depth city tour*: Twin Peaks, Castro District, San Francisco City Hall, Cliff House, Saint Mary's Church; Solvang - the Danish Village; Hearst Castle*

Overnight in the Yellowstone National Park on the following departure dates: 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 8/20, 8/23, 8/27, 8/30, 9/3, 9/10, 9/13, 9/17, 9/20, 9/24, 9/27

Itinerary

Day 1 : Los Angeles - Las Vegas - Richfield

Depart Los Angeles in the morning. Drive past the San Bernardino Forest and through the Mojave Desert into the state of Nevada. After lunch, your coach will go via Las Vegas then through the state of Arizona and pass Virgin River Canyon to arrive at Richfield, Utah.

Standard Hotel (upscale 2 star to 3 star): Quality Inn or similar

Day 2 : Richfield - Arches National Park - Denver

Take a morning drive to Arches National Park, with land coverage of 73,000 acres. It is the largest place of naturally shaped mountains in the world. You will see over hundreds of unique rock formations in the park, they are the results of water and wind erosion. In the afternoon continue your journey along freeway I-70 to the state of Colorado. Overnight in Denver.

Standard Hotel (upscale 2 star to 3 star): Red Lion Hotel or similar

Day 3 : Denver - Cheyenne - Mt. Rushmore - Crazy Horse - Gillette

Depart in the morning, continue the journey to South Dakota, pass by Wyoming State capital Cheyenne, a famous cowboy town. Afterwards, travel to Crazy Horse Indian Memorial to take a look at the world’s largest mountain carving! Then go to the Mt. Rushmore National Monument, the world renowned sculptured faces of four formal U.S. Presidents: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln.

Standard Hotel (upscale 2 star to 3 star): Howard Johnson or similar

Day 4 : Gillette - Yellowstone National Park

Morning passing by cowboy state Wyoming, enjoy the Little Bighorn Battlefield view along the way to Yellowstone National Park. Then proceed to Yellowstone National Park via the North gate. Visit Mammoth Hot Springs to view the multi-colored lava flow from extinct volcanoes. Examine fossilized trees, and catch the Glimmer of beautiful Lake in the secluded woods. Overnight in Yellowstone.

Standard Hotel (upscale 2 star to 3 star): Canyon Lodge Yellowstone National Park, West Yellowstone Lodge or similar

Day 5 : Yellowstone National Park - Grand Teton National Park - Odgen

Tour of Yellowstone National Park, featuring the Yellowstone Canyon, Yellowstone waterfalls, hot spring geysers, and active volcanoes. The park is also a sanctuary for many wild animals and birds. Examine fossilized trees, and catch the glimmer of beautiful lakes in the secluded woods. Arrive at the Grand Teton National Park examine yourself the wonder of this park. Then continue to Idaho Falls that famous for its cattle farming.

Standard Hotel (upscale 2 star to 3 star): Comfort Inn Suite or similar

Day 6 : Odgen - Salt Lake City - Bingham Copper Mine - Las Vegas

Tour of Salt Lake City, one of America’s most unique cities. You will visit the “Mormon” temple and State Capital. After that, proceed to Great Salt Lake Marina and the richest mine in the world, Bingham Canyon Copper Mine. Then Head to Las Vegas, “the entertainment capital of the world”. Spend a night of glitter at the gambling capital of the world. You will have a chance to see one of the many spectacular shows. Your tour guide will be pleased to help you with your arrangements.

Standard Hotel (upscale 3 star to 4 star): Monte Carlo Hotel Casino or similar

Day 7 : Las Vegas - Lenwood Outlets - Los Angeles

Leave Las Vegas for Los Angeles with a stop at the Lenwood factory merchants’ outlet mall where you can purchase famous brands at the lowest price. You will return to Los Angeles in the evening.

Standard Hotel (upscale 2 star to 3 star): La Quinta Suite or similar

Day 8 : Los Angeles - Solvang - Hearst Castle - San Francisco

Leave Monterey Park in the morning and take the scenic route along the Pacific Coast Highway and arrive at Solvang, a town which is more Danish in character than Denmark. Continue north to San Simeon for a visit to Hearst Castle, the only castle to be found on American soil. You will marvel at the priceless collections of art and antique pieces and the gilt-edged swimming pools. Overnight in San Franscisco.

Standard Hotel (4 star): Hilton, Crowne Plaza Silicon Valley or similar

Day 9 : San Francisco City Tour

In the Morning, Visit the Fabulous City of San Francisco. On arrival, tour the world famous Golden Gate Bridge, Fisherman’s Wharf, Lombard St, Chinatown and Palace of Fine Art. Afternoon free time, shopping, visit relative or (Optional in Depth City Tour: Saint Mary Church, Cliff House, Twin Peaks, and San Francisco City Hall).

Standard Hotel (4 star): Hilton, Crowne Plaza Silicon Valley or similar

Day 10 : San Francisco - Yosemite National Park - Los Angeles

In the early morning, head south to Yosemite National Park through miles of vineyards, orchards, and fertile farmland of California. Enter Yosemite National Park to view the highest waterfalls in California--Yosemite Falls, follow by El Capitan Rock and Tunnel View point. Will return to Los Angeles in the evening.

Pricing

Single Double (per person) Third Person Fourth Person
Adult Kid* Adult Kid*
$1,198 $748 $85 $85 $558 $558

 

Price for Single Occupancy applies when one person stays in one standard hotel room.

Price for Double/Triple/Quadruple Occupancy applies when two/three/four people stay in one standard hotel room respectively. Thus, result in a lower per person price.

Maximum 4 guests in each hotel room (incl. kid and infant). Each standard hotel room comes with TWO full sizes or ONE queen size bed. Triple/Quadruple price does not guarantee a third/fourth bed in the room since each room is equipped with 2 beds. Roll-a-ways beds are regulations of each hotel; you are responsible for paying the additional cost for roll-a-way bed. Please check the availability at the time of check-in.


BUY 2 GET 1 FREE Promotion Rules:

The third guest joins the tour for FREE on share room basis with a $85 processing fee. (Except applicable admission fee, service charge and fuel surcharge)

Tour fares may be increased during public holidays and long weekends.

Late Cancellation or NO show of the Free-Fare passenger will result in $558 penalty fee for the reserved bus seat. The other participating passenger in the reservation is responsible for paying the penalty fee to the tour escort prior departure.

All other reschedule, change, and cancellation please refer to the Standard Cancellation and Refund Policy.


Price Includes:

  1. Ground transportation via deluxe Air-Conditioned and Lavatory Equipped motorcoach with complimentary pick-up and drop-off at chosen location. To insure fewer passengers operation, 15 seats minibus may be substituted.
  2. Passenger insurance while on board motorcoach. Due to motorcoach insurance policy, passengers over 2 years of age must purchase ticket in order to occupy seats.
  3. 9 night(s) hotel accommodation.
  4. Admissions to Yellowstone, Grand Teton, Arches, Yosemite National Park and Mt. Rushmore.
  5. Professional tour escort.
  6. Taxes included.

Price Excludes:

  1. All meals or drinks during the trip, but our tour escort will arrange for these.
  2. Personal room expenses such as hotel room services and meal, telephone calls, laundry services, on demand TV shows etc.
  3. Any private expenses such as airfare or any related transportation to the pick-up location, visa fee, travel document etc.
  4. Service fee for tour escort and driver: Minimum $9 per passenger per day.
  5. A mandatory entrance ticket package for all National Park Admissions, Great Salt Lake, Crazy Horse, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Hill Aerospace Museum and San Francisco In-depth City Tour must be paid on tour.
  6. Optional admission fees to all attractions are listed below. Prices are subject to change without prior notices.

Optional Activities:

Attractions Adult Kid (age)
Entrance Ticket Package (Mandatory) $50 $50
Hearst Castle $25 $13 (5-12)
Las Vegas Night Tour $35 $35
San Diego Bay Cruise $24 $12
San Diego City Tour $100 $97
Shows in Las Vegas $95 - 210 $95 - 210

Special Notes

Prior to booking your tour, it is your responsibility to read and all information related to your tour products listed under these Itinerary, Pricing, Special Notes and FAQ tabs. Terms and Conditions, Cancellation and Refund Policy can be found on the bottom of every webpage.

 

 


Trip Reservation Process:

All tours are open for early booking. It is recommended that customers should book tour at least two weeks before departure date. Bus seats will be pre-assigned after payment is made based on a first come first served basis. The following flowchart summarized the booking process.

process

 

 

  1. After you submitting your reservation online, you will receive a Pre-Order email within a couple of hours.
  2. Within 2 business days, we will send you a confirmation email to confirm your reservation of the trip. In this email, you could find the detailed boarding time and location of the trip, contact information of local service provider. Please print out this email with E-TICKET number as the boarding pass for the trip. Also, you can login to our website http://www.tripedition.com/index.php?route=account/login to check the status of your order.
  3. At the departure date, simply print out the E-TICKET if you have not already done so, and present it with your valid photo ID. Please note that this E-TICKET is the only proof of your purchase of the tour.
  4. Please make sure you have received our Final Confirmation Letter email with your E-ticket number before booking air tickets, extended hotel stays and etc., if applicable.

 

 

Your reservation is always subject to confirmation by email normally within two business days. Promotional offers such as BUY 2 GET 1 FREE and BUY 2 GET 2 FREE are provided and confirmed only on an availability basis. In the rare events (such as booking ONE day prior to the departure day), your reservation can not be confirmed by the service provider, a full refund will be credited back to your account.

The order of day-to-day itinerary is adjustable depending on tour start date of the week. For the detailed arrangement, please email or call the local service provider prior to departure date to re-confirm. Their contact info will be listed in your final confirmation email.

We reserve the right to change the hotel to another of equal or better standard than the hotel mentioned in the itineraries.

Depending on the number of passengers booked for a particular departure, tours may be combined to ensure fewer passengers operation.

We do not recommend infants younger than 2 years of age to join the tours, since our tour guides are not specially trained to provide service to these types of passengers and cannot be responsible for their well being.

 

 


Boarding Tips and Travel Documents:

If your flight is delayed or cancelled, please call the tour guide or our customer service at 1-888-503-6377 ASAP to reschedule the pickup. Please note, if your arrives after the free pickup time due to delayed flight, there will be a fee charged for the picking up.

All passengers must show E-TICKET (the boarding pass) for boarding.

Passengers are held solely responsible for their own valid travel documents

 

 


Travel Insurance:

We are not responsible for any occur on or during the tour. It is optional that passengers to purchase travel insurance. By accepting our policy, passenger should agree that we shall hold no responsibilities includes but not limited to the following unforeseeable events such as weather, accident, bus break down, sickness, theft, itinerary changes, delays or cancellation. We are strongly advising you to purchase travel insurance before departure to insure compensations for the unexpected causes above. Such travel insurance can be purchased through third party insurance suppliers.

 

 


Language:

All tours are escorted by professional bi- or multi-lingual tour guides and/or drivers guide. For driver guide tour, the language will be limited to English/Chinese.

 

 

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Frequently Asked Questions


Will the bus wait for me if I’m late?

Sorry. Tour buses will depart on time. Please be understandable this is a group tour, we have to satisfy the entire group for a smooth operation of the tour. We recommend you arrive at the departure location 15-30 minutes prior the depart time.


Is the drop-off location the same as boarding location for all Tripedition tours?

The tours usually pick-up and drop-off at the same locations unless otherwise stated in the tour Departure and Return Info page.


What happens if I forgot to bring proper travel documents on the boarding day (Passport, Green card, Visa, etc.)?

You can NOT board the bus. The tour guide shall check anyone's proper travel documents prior boarding. Bear in mind, when you can NOT board for this reason, this also triggers the reschedule fee or cancellation penalty. Please refer to the Special Notes section of your booked tour for proper travel documents.


How many pieces of baggage am I allowed to bring?

We recommend two pieces of standard sized baggage per passenger due to the load limitation of the motorcoach. If the tour is operated by 14 seats minibus, only ONE piece per passenger is allowed.


Is there a restroom on the bus?

Yes, only for motorcoach buses. However, we recommend the use of lavatory when there is a personal emergency. All our local service providers, try to maintain a clean environment on the bus, therefore, the bus will make rest stops along the way (every 2-3 hours) at highway service area. If you need to use the lavatory on the way, you may ask the tour guide to open it for your use.


What can we do if we choose not to go on the optional activities?

Optional activities are booked through the tour guide while you are on the tour. If you do not wish to participate in certain tour activities, you can hang around the tourist attraction as you like to. The tour guide will inform guests on the return time to the tour bus before he/she dismisses the group.


We are vegetarians, should I join the tour?

Definitely Yes. Meal breaks will be arranged at hotels, various ethnic restaurants, food courts, and fast food restaurants. There should be vegetarian food for you to choose from the menus.

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