BOLLMAN CHARTER SERVICE
WESTERN TOUR - CALIFORNIA
June 8 - July 1, 2018
DAY 1 - Travel west through Ohio and overnight in Indiana.
DAY 2 - A stop in St Louis at the Gateway Arch starts the day. Ride the tram to the top of the Arch. Continue on to Springfield MO for the night.
DAY 3 - Travel through the Ozarks today. Visit the National Cowboy Hall of Fame, and the Oklahoma City Bombing Memorial are included today. Overnight lodging in Oklahoma City.
DAY 4 - Today we travel through the panhandle of Texas, the Sandi Mountains of New Mexico to Albuquerque. Here we will have time in Old Town .
DAY 5 - The Petrified Forest and the Painted Desert are on the agenda for today, along with a visit to the Indian Reservation area of Acoma. Overnight in Flagstaff.
DAY 6 - Today we visit the Grand Canyon, with stops at Mathers Point and Bright Angel Lodge. Tonight we arrive in Las Vegas for 2 nights.
DAY 7 - Free time in Las Vegas.
DAY 8 - Our travel today takes us through the Mojave Desert, with a stop at Calico Ghost Town. San Diego is our overnight destination.
DAY 9 - Spend the morning at the San Diego Zoo before going to Anaheim. There will be a stop at the Crystal Cathedral (depending on current status at the cathedral) before going to the motel close Disneyland. Free time this evening.
DAY 10 - Some sightseeing this morning, with a stop at the Chinese Theatre to see the footprints of the stars. Drive to Solvange, the Danish Community, where we have some time in town before spending the night.
DAY 11 - Tour the Hearst Castle, then have a scenic drive along the Pacific Ocean. Night in Monterey.
DAY 12 - We have a morning ride on the Roaring Camp Narrow Gauge Railroad through the redwood trees. After a Bar-B-Que chicken lunch we head to San Francisco, with a stop at the Winchester Mystery House. Evening free to explore the wharf area of San Francisco. 2 Nights in San Francisco.
DAY 13 - We start the day with a guided tour of San Francisco. See the Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown and the Bay area. Free time remainder of day.
DAY 14 - Depart the Bay Area and travel through Napa Valley on our way to Sacramento. We will stop at a winery for a tour and tasting. There will be time to shop in Old Sacramento before going to our motel.
DAY 15 - Today we travel to Lake Tahoe over the Sierra Mountains and through Donner Pass. We have a scenic cruise, with lunch, on the lake. After this we head to the historic town of Virginia City. Our night will be in Reno, where you can enjoy some night time activities..
DAY 16 - We travel into Utah over the Bonneville Salt Flats and along the Great Salt Lake. This is our home for the next 2 nights.
DAY 17 - Start the day with a visit to Temple Square and hear the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. We will have a tour of Temple Square, and visit the Bee Hive House and some other places. Your evening will be free.
DAY 18 - The majestic Tetons await you today as you tavel through canyons and along Bear Lake on your way to Jackson Hole. Evening free to explore the town.
DAY 19 - We view scenic wonders as we travel through Yellowstone National Park on our way to Cody, WY. In Cody you will be able to enjoy an optional night at the rodeo.
DAY 20 - Today we travel across the Big Horn Mountains on our way east to the Black Hills of South Dakota. Arrive in Keystone and visit Mt Rushmore.
DAY 21 - First thing this morning we drive through Bear Country and enjoy seeing the wildlife. A stop at Wall Drug Store before we drive through Badlands National Park. Then on to Mitchell SD for the night.
DAY 22 - The day starts with a tour of the Corn Palace. Continuing east we cross the Missouri River and into the rolling countryside of Cedar Falls, Iowa.
DAY 23 - Travel today through farming country. Once again we cross the Mighty Mississippi River and spend the night in Indiana.
DAY 24 - Homeward bound with lots of memories.
Transportation, 23 Nights Lodging, 2 lunches, 4 dinners, and 13 continental breakfasts, and admissions to all attractions listed.
PRICE PER PERSON:
$4,180.00 Double, $3,655.00 Triple/Quad, $5,755.00 Single
Deposit of $200.00 due with reservation. Balance in full 4 weeks prior to trip.
Trip Cancellation Insurance is available at our office.