May 9-24, 2022 (16 days)
$4,499* from Baton Rouge
Led by Wayne Barnes
*All pricing is approximate and subject to change per supplier changes
Price is per person, based on double occupancy and includes a deluxe motor coach with restroom, hotels, breakfast daily, full sightseeing, all entrance fees, baggage handling, taxes and tips (including driver and escort). *All pricing is subject to change.
Single supplement - $880* per person
Triple reduction - $225* per person;
Quad reduction - $275* per person
Day 1 - Monday, May 9 - Abilene, TX – Early morning departure from Zachary and Baton Rouge along I-10 to Lafayette, I-49 to Shreveport, I-20 West. Overnight in Abilene, TX.
Day 2 - Tuesday, May 10- Las Cruces, NM – Visit to Carlsbad Caverns, through El Paso and overnight in Las Cruces.
Day 3 - Wednesday, May 11 - Yuma, AZ – Through Arizona. Visit Tombstone, Tucson to Yuma.
Day 4 - Thursday, May 12 - San Diego, CA – To San Diego for 2 nights, a wonderful city. Tour of the famous San Diego Zoo. **For those who wish, you may fly from Baton Rouge into San Diego on this day to join the tour.**
Day 5 - Friday, May 13 - San Diego – Visit “Old Town” Historic District. Guided trolley city tour and a narrated harbor cruise, seeing the US Navy fleet.
Day 6 - Saturday, May 14 - Pismo Beach, CA – To Los Angeles for a guided tour of Hollywood, Sunset Blvd., Mann’s Chinese Theatre and more.
Day 7 - Sunday, May 15 - Monterey, CA – Up the beautiful coast to fabulous Hearst Castle for an inside tour. Drive spectacular Big Sur. Visit Carmel, Pebble Beach and Monterey.
Day 8 - Monday, May 16 - San Francisco – Morning visit to a redwood forest. Two nights in San Francisco, right on Fisherman’s Wharf, the center of activity.
Day 9 - Tuesday, May 17 - San Francisco - Morning tour of Alcatraz Island, San Francisco’s #1 sightseeing attraction. Great views of Golden Gate Bridge. Afternoon guided tour of city highlights with Chinatown.
Day 10 - Wednesday, May 18 - Modesto – Morning drive across Golden Gate Bridge. Visit Napa Valley and Beringer Vineyards, the oldest continuously operating winery in the Napa Valley, founded in 1876.
Day 11 - Thursday, May 19 - Fresno, CA - Yosemite – Through the rich mountain foothills to wonderful Yosemite National Park. See Yosemite Falls, Bridal Veil Falls, El Capitan and more.
Day 12 - Friday, May 20 - Las Vegas – Morning drive across Mojave Desert into Nevada. Mid-day tour of Hoover Dam. Mid-afternoon check into Las Vegas hotel. Afternoon and night at leisure in Las Vegas.
Day 13 - Saturday, May 21 - Flagstaff, AZ – **Those who wish may leave the group and fly back to Baton Rouge from Las Vegas today.** Across northwest Arizona to the south rim of Grand Canyon for a visit. On to Flagstaff for overnight.
Day 14 - Sunday, May 22 - Albuquerque, NM – Visit Petrified Forest and Painted Desert National Park. Into New Mexico and on to Albuquerque for our overnight stay.
Day 15 - Monday, May 23 - Wichita Falls, TX – Travel day through Amarillo to Wichita Falls.
Day 16 - Tuesday, May 24 - Home - We travel through Dallas, Shreveport and arrive home.
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