5-Day Yellowstone, Mt. Rushmore and Salt Lake City Bus Tour from Salt Lake City with Airport Transfer (Overnight in Yellowstone National Park)

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Tour Code : SLC51001A

Departure City : Salt Lake City

Duration : 5 day(s) 4 night(s)

Availability : Wed.

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Highlight :

This loop bus tour allows you to visit the Midwest with the least amount of time on the wheel.

First National Park Established in the US - Yellowstone National Park, overnight stay at Old Faithful Inn within walking distance to Old Faithful Geyser - America's Best Idea;

National Treasure - Mt. Rushmore - Represent the first 130 years of the history of the United States;

And much more, Grand Teton National Parks, Devils Tower, Crazy Horse Memorial, Denver, Great Salt Lake, Mormon Temple......

Overnight in Yellowstone National Park, except the following departure date: 9/23

This tour picks up at Salt Lake City airport (SLC) and drops off at Denver airport (DEN).

Itinerary

Day 1 : Hometown - Salt Lake City - Bingham Copper Mine - Pocatello

Depart for Salt Lake City. We start our tour at Temple Square, where you will find the magnificent Mormon Temple. After visit the nearby Utah State Capitol, we travel north to the Great Salt Lake, the largest salt water lake in the Western Hemisphere. The salinity of water of Salt Lake is seven times greater than that of the ocean. Later arrive to Bingham Canyon Copper Mine and view the mining operation on video. Overnight at Pocatello.

Please arrange your flights to arrive at Salt Lake City airport (SLC) before 11:30 am and meet our tour guide in Baggage Claim area. Please see Departure and Return info for details.
Standard Hotel (2 star to 3 star): Red Lion Hotel Pocatello or similar

Day 2 : Pocatello - Grand Teton National Park - Yellowstone National Park

After breakfast, we head straight to Jackson Hole, a famous cowboy town as well as a very popular vacation destination of all seasons in Wyoming. Next, drive along the Snake River and enter Grand Teton National Park. Polished by glaciers, Teton Range rises thousands of feet above the Snake River Valley, surrounded by lakes and forests. Enjoy this fairytale view! In the afternoon, we enter the Yellowstone National Park. First of its kind, Yellowstone is the home to world’s largest super volcano and over 10,000 natural landscapes. Here you will find everything you expect to see in a national park: snow covered mountains, waterfalls, lakes, meadows, herds of buffaloes, elks…and on top of that, the geysers, hot springs, fumaroles and mud pots. Try to spot a bear or a bald eagle from your luxury coach in this largest sanctuary of wildlife in the country! Stay overnight at Old Faithful Inn, where the Old Faithful Geysers is only minutes away from your room by walking.

Standard Hotel (2 star to 3 star): Old Faithful Inn Yellowstone National Park, West Yellowstone Lodge or similar

Day 3 : Yellowstone National Park - Billings

After breakfast, continue to visit the Yellowstone National Park. Feel the impression of eruption, the symbol of Yellowstone - Old Faithful Geyser, the crown jewel of the park - Grand Prismatic Geyser, Yellowstone Lake, Upper and Lower Yellowstone Falls and the famous Artist Point of Yellowstone Canyon, famous Mammoth Hot Springs area, and much more for you to explore. Overnight at Billings.

Standard Hotel (2 star to 3 star): Holiday Inn Billings or similar

Day 4 : Billings - Devils Tower - Lead

Departing for Don King's Western Museum, it's home for over 550 saddles. After cross the Rockies, where lay the continental divide, we arrive at Devils Tower National Monument, a towering volcano. At dusk, you will have a chance to visit the "Wild West" Deadwood by yourself. Overnight at Lead.

Standard Hotel (2 star to 3 star): Days Inn Lead or similar

Day 5 : Lead - Mt. Rushmore - Crazy Horse Memorial - Cheyenne - Denver - Hometown

In the morning, arrive at Mt. Rushmore, where the mountain was sculptured into faces of the four formal U.S. Presidents: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln. Then continue traveling to "Crazy Horse Memorial", follow by Bear Country. Afternoon, stop by Cheyenne, state capital of Wyoming ----- a western cowboy town known for its popular cow and horseback races in October. Then drive to Denver airport, and have a pleasant flight back to hometown.

**Note: If Bingham Canyon Copper Mine is closed, this attraction will be substituted by Beehive House, one of the two official residences of Brigham Young.
Please schedule flight to depart from Denver airport (DEN) after 9:30 pm.

Departure and Return info.:

  1. Please arrange your flights to arrive at Salt Lake City airport (SLC) before 11:30 am, and meet your guide at Delta Airline Baggage Claim.
  2. If your flight is delayed, please catch the tour in Salt Lake City yourself before we departs Pocatello Idaho hotel.
  3. Please arrange your flight departs from Denver airport (DEN) after 9:30 pm. If you do need this free service, please leave us a note on the comment section during checkout process.

Pricing

All other departure dates stay overnight inside Yellowstone National Park at Old Faithful Inn:

Single Double (per person) Third Person Fourth Person
Adult Kid* Adult Kid*
$709 $519 Free Free $339 $339

*Kid ages 2-9 yr old, infant less than 2 yr old join the tour for FREE if NOT occupied a bus seat.

 

 

 

Dates that overnight at Town of West Yellowstone (9/23):

Single Double (per person) Third Person Fourth Person
Adult Kid* Adult Kid*
$669 $479 Free Free $299 $299

*Kid ages 2-9 yr old, infant less than 2 yr old join the tour for FREE if NOT occupied a bus seat.

 

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. (Except applicable admission fee, service charge and fuel surcharge)

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

Cancellation made within 14 days prior to departure or NO show of the Free-Fare passenger will result in $339 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. 4 night(s) hotel accommodation.
  4. Professional tour escort.
  5. 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 $8 per passenger per day.
  5. A mandatory entrance ticket package for all National Park Admissions, Mt. Rushmore, Bingham Copper Mine, Great Salt Lake, Devils Tower, Crazy Horse and Bear Country 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)
Don King's Western Museum $2 $2
Entrance Ticket Package (Mandatory) $61 $55 (3-10)

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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