Long Weekend Getaway - Grand Canyon National Park

Price

$1,665/Couple for 2 NIGHTS

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This tour highlights a unique combination of geologic color and erosional forms which decorates a canyon 277 river miles retracing the history of the past 2 billion years; all while staying on the Las Vegas Strip. FOR TRAVEL SAKE donates a portion of all tour proceeds to UNESCO’s World Heritage Centre to finance projects implemented by experts to protect World Heritage sites around the world.

Summary

McCarran International Airport is the principal commercial airport serving Las Vegas and Clark County, Nevada, United States. The airport is five miles south of downtown Las Vegas, in the unincorporated area of Paradise in Clark County.

The most populous city in the U.S. state of Nevada and the county seat of Clark County, Las Vegas is an internationally renowned major resort city known primarily for gambling, shopping, and fine dining and is the leading financial and cultural center for Southern Nevada. The city bills itself as The Entertainment Capital of the World, and is famous for its consolidated casino-hotels and associated entertainment.

Day to Day Itinerary

DAY #1

MEET & GREET AT McCARRAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (LAS)
CHECK-IN AT STRATOSPHERE HOTEL – VEGAS (2 NIGHTS)
LAS VEGAS LIMO TOUR/DINNER ON TOP OF THE WORLD

DAY #2

PHOTO STOP AT HOOVER DAM
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK/SOUTH RIM TOUR - WORLD HERITAGE SITE

DAY #3

TRANSFER TO AIRPORT

Activities

The Adventure begins on the half-hour at your Las Vegas Strip Hotel. Start pickup times to see all the attractions are 7:30pm, 8:30pm, or 9:30pm daily. Takes guests to four (4) major attractions on the Las Vegas Blvd and Downtown ending with a photo opportunity at the famous Welcome to Las Vegas Sign with the strip in the background.

Travel from Las Vegas in a luxury motor coach with complimentary hotel pickup and drop-off at your Las Vegas Hotel. Your bus stops at the Hoover Dam on your way to Grand Canyon National Park, where your picture can be taken from the amazing O'Callaghan-Tillman Bridge, with enough time to enjoy the majesty of this engineering masterpiece, take some photos. This tour includes a complimentary Danish, juice, coffee & tea for each traveler before we hit the road.

Experience one of the 7 wonders of the world, the Grand Canyon. Your park admission and lunch is included on this tour. We'll make two scenic stops on the Rim of the Grand Canyon as well as a stop for lunch at the Grand Canyon National Geographic visitors' center & IMAX theater complex. Your Grand Canyon tour concludes with a comfortable drive back to your Las Vegas hotel.

Tour Highlights

  • POWERFUL AND INSPIRING LANDSCAPE
  • PREHISTORIC TRACES OF HUMAN ADAPTATION TO A PARTICULARLY HARSH ENVIRONMENT
  • FABULOUS LAS VEGAS STRIP

Lodging

Stratosphere Hotel – Las Vegas

Jutting 1,149 feet into the Vegas skyline, the iconic Stratosphere Tower is the tallest freestanding observation tower in the United States and one of the most exciting attractions among Las Vegas Strip hotels. It houses the world’s highest thrill rides, the tallest controlled free fall in the world, and the award-winning Top of the World restaurant, which rotates 360 degrees as you dine. The elevator ride to the top of this 113-floor Tower takes less than a minute, but the memories you create at the top of this Vegas tower will last a lifetime.

Transportation

Private individual or group transport service offers a safe, convenient, and flexible way to travel anywhere within The United States. Each bus is equipped with an on board restroom, airline style seating and foot rests to ensure the most comfortable tour to the Grand Canyon. Our coaches are also equipped with televisions. Your professional driver/guide will provide live narration en route to the Grand Canyon from Las Vegas, while you sit back and relax in true luxury on board our state-of-the-art luxury buses. Double Decker Buses may be substituted for single decker buses depending on tour volume and availability.

Not Included

  • MEALS (U.N.O.)
  • DOMESTIC OR INTERNATIONAL AIRFARE
  • GRATUITIES
  • HOTEL EXTRAS

What to Bring

  • Binoculars (preferably 7x35 or bigger)
  • Camera with extra batteries & film
  • Hat, Day pack / dry sack
  • Sandals, sneakers / hiking boots
  • Money in small denominations
  • Toiletries & personal medications

What to Expect

  • Day tour guide: US$10.00 per person/day
  • Transfer driver: US$2.00 per person
  • Tour driver: US$5.00 per person/day
  • Hotel bellman: US$1.00 per person per suitcase
  • International airport bellmen (red caps): US$1.00 per piece of suitcase
  • Prices and itineraries are correct at the time of printing, however they are subject to change due to tidal/weather or local conditions, availabilities or factors beyond our control.
  • Weight restrictions apply to luggage in domestic flights as follows: each passenger is allowed 1 bag of up to 25 lbs. (11 kg) per person. Carry-on luggage is limited to 10 lbs. passenger (4.5 kg).
  • Passengers are responsible for excess baggage fees and are subject to US$1.00 per extra pound and only allowed depending on flight occupancy.
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  • Coverage benefits can include Trip Cancellation, Trip Interruption, Emergency Medical/Dental Coverage, Emergency Medical Transportation, Travel Delay, Baggage Delay, Baggage Coverage, and Accidental Death.
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  • There are many covered reasons for cancelling a trip; however, the most common is an injury or illness. For example, a family is planning a summer vacation and a week before the trip, a close relative is admitted to the hospital with a life-threatening illness. The family could file a claim for any prepaid, nonrefundable expenses or other costs associated with a change or cancellation of their vacation plans.
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