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California's Great National Parks

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California's Great National Parks
Larger-than-life sequoias frame your path through the Land of the Giants - experience the natural wonders of California National Parks. Gain fascinating insight and MAKE TRAVEL MATTER® as you meet a climber within Yosemite National Park to learn first-hand about the world of climbing and important conservation efforts. Have lunch with a Local Specialist in Sequoia National Park and learn about the timeless nature that abounds and later admire the stars above in a guided stargazing experience. Bask in the beauty of Mammoth Lakes and see the stunning Death Valley National Park.


Dining Summary
  • 1 Welcome Reception (WR)
  • 7 Breakfast (B)
  • 3 Lunch (L)
  • 2 Dinner (D)
Be My Guest
  • Fresno: Visit McKellar Farm for an insider experience with farmer Bob McKellar. Bob will take you on a private, tractor pulled wagon tour of the farm followed by a fascinating Q and A session. Cap off your visit with a farm-to-table lunch, where you will learn how the farm was started by Bob’s family members in 1927 and has grown a variety of produce, including Thompson grapes, olives, oranges, and mandarins.
Dive Into Culture
  • Sequoia National Park: Immerse yourself in the pioneer history of the Old West, joining a living-history reenactor and Local Specialist for a barbecue lunch and stories of early life in the mountains.
Iconic Experience
  • Las Vegas: Get a glimpse of Las Vegas from the sky as you hop on the High Roller, North America's tallest observation wheel standing 550 feet tall. The 30-minute ride offers breathtaking, 360-degree views of the glittering lights and neon of the Strip below.
  • Death Valley: You’ll truly feel the solitude and vastness of Death Valley today as you head out on a guided tour of the park’s most famous sites. You’ll discover the unique geological features of Death Valley, a land of sand dunes and volcanic craters, intriguing weather-patterns, and the highest-recorded temperatures in the United States.
  • Mammoth Lakes: Ascend Mammoth Mountain by gondola and enjoy the stunning views over a tasty breakfast.
MAKE TRAVEL MATTER®
  • Yosemite National Park: Meet a climber and naturalist that will delve into the dynamic history of climbing in Yosemite. Enjoy storytelling, photographs, see the old and new climbing gear, as well as ask questions about how they help improve trails, restore habitat, protect wildlife, and inspire the next generation of nature-lovers, and more.
  • Sequoia National Park: Meet your Local Specialist and enjoy stories and the latest astronomical news under one of California's most brilliant skies. The Milky Way galaxy spills out across the broad Sequoia sky, an explosion of stars, planets and infinite questions. Spend the hour touring constellations, galaxies, planets, and the history of human space and exploration.
Must-see Highlights
  • : Visit Yosemite National Park, Sequoia National Park, Kings Canyon National Park, Mammoth Lakes, Death Valley National Park, Giant Forest Museum, McKellar Family Farms
  • : View Zabriskie Point and Badwater Basin in Death Valley National Park, General Grant Tree in Kings Canyon National Park, General Sherman Tree in Sequoia National Park
  • : See El Capitain, Half Dome, Bridalveil Falls
  • : Scenic Drive Along Tioga Pass
  • : Tickets Included Mammoth Mountain Scenic Gondola
Trafalgar Difference
  • Yosemite National Park: Stay at the Yosemite Valley Lodge located close to Yosemite Falls in the middle of the national park.
  • Sequoia National Park: The Wuksachi Lodge in the heart of Sequoia National Park surrounded by forest and soaring Sierra peaks.
Whats Included
  • : An expert Travel Director and professional Driver
  • : Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • : All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • : All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • : Breakfast daily and up to half of your evening meals
  • : Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • : Audio headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • : All transport and transfers shown
  • : Luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • : Optional Experiences and free time

Whats Included
  • An expert Travel Director and professional Driver
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • Breakfast daily and up to half of your evening meals
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • Audio headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • All transport and transfers shown
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Optional Experiences and free time
7 Nights Starting At
September 28, 2024 through October 05, 2024
Book by:
September 24, 2024 7:00 PM
Airfare not included
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Dates & prices
Additional
Offers
September 28, 2024

to October 05, 2024

7 Nights from $3,550.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included
September 24, 2024 7:00 PM
May 18, 2024

to May 25, 2024

7 Nights from $3,675.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included
May 14, 2024 7:00 PM
June 01, 2024

to June 22, 2024

7 Nights from $3,595.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included, Various departures
June 18, 2024 7:00 PM
September 07, 2024

to September 14, 2024

7 Nights from $3,695.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included
September 03, 2024 7:00 PM
September 14, 2024

to September 21, 2024

7 Nights from $3,675.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included, Various departures
September 17, 2024 7:00 PM
October 05, 2024

to October 12, 2024

7 Nights from $3,575.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included, Various departures
October 08, 2024 7:00 PM
Additional
Offers
September 28, 2024

October 05, 2024

May 18, 2024

May 25, 2024

June 01, 2024

June 22, 2024

September 07, 2024

September 14, 2024

September 14, 2024

September 21, 2024

October 05, 2024

October 12, 2024

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About Trafalgar
Tour Differently isn't just what we promise, it's what we deliver.
Dream holidays without the stress of the 'what ifs', is what we do. We design our tours so you can experience the world differently. You'll get the personal service, attention to detail and ease you're looking for, while enjoying the unmissable experiences you've always dreamed of. Discover why Trafalgar tours have been trusted by 5 million guests and are proud to deliver the very best tours that you'll cherish for years to come.

Always Remarkable
Get the very best of every place you visit. Every one of our tours is designed with a depth of culture, crossing off the must-sees and giving you privileged local access to communities and people around the world.

Our connections in every destination, and the importance we place on making a positive impact on the places we visit are all part of what choosing to Tour Differently, is all about.

Enjoy Exclusive Local Access
On our travel tours you'll enjoy privileged local access in every destination, including more than 100 one-of-a-kind Be My Guest experiences, exclusive to us. Immersive, local and enriching, they're a rare chance to Connect with Locals in their homes and businesses to meet the characters that bring the places we visit to life.

100+ Years of Experiences
Travel with the confidence of knowing you're in the best possible hands. Our story is 101 years in the making, with Trafalgar being the anchor brand of The Travel Corporation’s (TTC) 42 award winning hospitality and travel brands. Family run and operated – you get unmatched knowledge and personal service thanks to an expert global network spanning 7 continents.

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