West Coast USA Geography/Highlights Tour

School tours

Combine the major conurbations of the West Coast with some of the world’s most awe-inspiring natural landscapes, including the Grand Canyon.


  • The vast and awesome Grand Canyon
  • Striking contrasts in Death Valley
  • Valleys and waterfalls at Yosemite National Park
  • A city tour of San Francisco

What's included: 

  • Coach transportation for the featured programme
  • 3* hotel accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner throughout
  • Excursion, entrances and park fees as per itinerary
  • Free teacher places available
  • 24 hour support

Suggested itinerary for International School groups

Day 1

Arrive San Francisco and be met on arrival
Transfer to your accommodation
Overnight San Francisco - including dinner

Day 2

Visit the former high security federal prison of Alcatraz
Half day guided sightseeing tour of San Francisco
Late afternoon departure to Oakhurst
Overnight Oakhurst - including dinner

Day 3

Yosemite National Park including Ranger Talk
Depart mid- afternoon to Bakersfield via Fresno
Overnight Bakersfield - including dinner

Day 4

Depart for Las Vegas via Death Valley- Panamint Dunes, Grotto canyon, devils Cornfield, Furnace Creek, Badwater and Dantes View
Overnight Las Vegas - including dinner

Day 5

Hoover Dam Plant
Zion National Park including Ranger Talk
Overnight Page - including dinner

Day 6

Grand Canyon south rim including Ranger Talk
Depart for Kingman
Overnight Kingman - including dinner

Day 7

Scenic drive across Nevada and California to Los Angeles
Late afternoon guided tour of Los Angeles
Overnight Los Angeles - including dinner

Day 8

Depending on flight timings enjoy some shopping
Transfer to airport by coach for your flight home

Our groups recommend travelling between May and mid-June for the most comfortable weather. But make sure to carry enough water with you whatever time of year you travel!

Souwoon Cho, International Executive