A journey through Canyon Country brings you into a colorful world of stunning southwestern vistas and the unique topography of three national parks: Zion, Bryce and the Grand Canyon. Take time to shop in Sedona's marketplace and travel through Kaibab National Forest. Spend a night at the South Rim of the magnificent Grand Canyon. Luxuriate at the Lake Powell Resort for two nights. Personalize your Arizona travel by choosing to either take in the stark beauty of Monument Valley on a narrated ride or take a cruise through the canyons for a different perspective on the spectacular scenery. End in the neon-lit spectacle of Las Vegas.
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- Offer valid through 6/30/2020
- 8 Days
|Day 1||Scottsdale||Scottsdale, Arizona - Tour Begins: Explore the most famous canyons of the American West on a journey featuring three national parks. Begin in colorful Scottsdale where you will join your fellow travelers for a welcome dinner.|
|Day 2||Scottsdale||Scottsdale - Sedona - Grand Canyon: Stunning Sedona awaits. Soak in the imaginative atmosphere and colorful vistas while browsing the arts and crafts shops of the marketplace. Admire Oak Creek Canyon, where the rock formations seem to change hue with every turn in the road. Later, travel through the spectacular Kaibab National Forest before reaching the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.|
|Day 3||Scottsdale||Grand Canyon - Lake Powell: "Grand' is not a strong enough word for today. This morning, take the time to explore the Grand Canyon. Theodore Roosevelt once said, 'This is one of the great sights which every American, if he can travel at all, must see.' Behold those same breathtaking views as we travel along East Rim Drive. Later, a short ride brings you to Cameron Trading Post. For nearly a century, the post has acted as a haven for travelers, traders and explorers. Continue north through mesa-studded desert before arriving at your home for the next two evenings - a lovely hotel overlooking the stunning blue waters of Lake Powell. Later we will enjoy dinner at Lake Powell and some time at leisure.|
|Day 4||Lake Powell||Lake Powell - Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park or Canyon Cruise: Begin your day with an invigorating breakfast cruise along lovely Lake Powell. Then, it's your choice! Travel through the territory of the Navajo nation and arrive in Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, a sacred Navajo land featuring iconic sandstone spires; enjoy a fascinating tour, narrated by a Navajo tribe member and a stop at a Hogan, a traditional Navajo hut -OR- you may take a canyon adventure cruise through the wondrous geologic formations of the Navajo and Antelope canyons.|
|Day 5||Lake Powell||Lake Powell - Bryce Canyon National Park - Springdale, UT (Zion): Hoodoos! Today, travel to spectacular Bryce Canyon National Park, famous for its hoodoos. These rock formations, created over thousands of years by wind and water, carry natural orange and red hues, the product of iron oxidizing within the rock. Enjoy a walk along the Sunset Point to Sunrise Point Rim Trail.|
|Day 6||Zion National Park||Zion National Park: In sheer magnitude and color, few places on earth match the beauty of Zion National Park's red and white sandstone cliffs. Take a full day to explore Utah's first national park. Climb aboard Zion's open-air tram and wind your way alongside the Virgin River and through the 2,400 foot deep, one-half-mile wide Zion Canyon. This afternoon, it's your choice! Visit the Zion Human History Museum to learn more about the park -OR- continue to enjoy time in the great outdoors exploring the park independently.|
|Day 7||Springdale||Springdale - Las Vegas, Nevada: Today, trade nature's beauty for the lights of the Vegas strip. This four-mile stretch of road features neon lit resorts and round-the-clock action.|
|Day 8||Las Vegas||Las Vegas - Tour Ends: Depart for home with amazing memories of your journey.|
- Grand Canyon National Park Hotel Grand Canyon National Park, United States
- Lake Powell Resort Page, United States
- Holiday Inn Express/Springdale Zion Park Inn Springdale, United States
- Courtyard by Marriott Scottsdale Scottsdale, United States
- Golden Nugget Las Vegas, United States
- Hampton Inn & Suites Springdale/Zion National Park Springdale, United States
- * NOTE:Tour prices are land only rates based on per person, double occupancy. Some dates may feature various changes in hotels, sightseeing and inclusions. Please confirm your specific itinerary at the time of booking. Government taxes and fees are additional. Land rates are guaranteed at time of deposit. Certain taxes and fees are to be paid upon exiting the country in local currencies.
Airfare is additional and is available through Collette Vacations.