Join WSGW’s own Art Lewis and his wife Linda as they depart October 9th for an Enchanting National Park Canyonlands Adventure. This luxury eleven day vacation will take you through some of the United States most majestic scenery including the Grand Canyon, Lake Powell, Monument Valley, Moab and Arches National Park, Bryce Canyon and Zion National Park with a night in Las Vegas to kick off and another at the end to wrap up the adventure.
This tour includes airfare to and from Las Vegas, coach transportation with free wi-fi, breakfast daily and six three course dinners including a farewell dinner in Las Vegas and several special features indicated in full itinerary.
Space is limited. Please call Libby today at The Travel Authority today to place your deposit. Her direct line is 989-414-1216. Or 989- 686-2643.
Receive a discount when you book by April 26th.
Don’t delay. Contact Libby at The Travel Authority in Bay City for more information and to book your vacation of a lifetime. 3984 E. Wilder Road • Bay City, MI 48706 • 989-686-2643
Day 1 Arrive in Las Vegas
Welcome to fabulous Las Vegas! At 6 pm, meet your traveling companions for a welcome drink. Your Tour Director will prepare you for your upcoming adventure.
Day 2 Las Vegas–Grand Canyon National Park.
Leave the bright neon lights of Las Vegas behind and cross the old Mojave gold-strike country, passing through Williams on historic Route 66 and Kaibab National Forest to arrive at [FP] GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK. Marvel at one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World as you experience the dramatic views. There’s time to wander along the canyon rim, join a ranger-led program, or perhaps just savor the sunset. (B,D)
SPECIAL FEATURE: Your hotel is located near the rim of the Grand Canyon, a rare opportunity for great views and a significant extra when traveling with Globus.
Day 3 Grand Canyon National Park–Lake Powell
For a once-in-a lifetime experience, take our optional flightseeing excursion over the heart of the Grand Canyon for incomparable views of flame-colored walls plunging 4,800 feet into the Colorado River. Later this morning, we travel north to the shining shores of Lake Powell. Upon arrival, enjoy a leisurely boat CRUISE and the opportunity to photograph the fascinating scenes created by the sharply eroded canyon walls. Your resort features sweeping views over the lake. (B,D)
Day 4 Lake Powell
Today is yours to explore on your own and to enjoy all the amenities of your resort. Maybe join the optional float trip excursion on the Colorado River through Glen Canyon, winding through towering red walls of the canyon. The photo opportunities are unique. Or, perhaps take a flightseeing trip over Lake Powell, including famous Rainbow Bridge and [FP] Glen Canyon Dam. As the balance of the day is free, sit back and relax in this magnificent setting, or pursue your favorite activities and interests. (B)
Day 5 Lake Powell–Monument Valley
This morning, continue into Navajo country to secluded Goulding’s Lodge in the heart of Monument Valley. Upon arrival, take a dip in the pool and admire the Western sky above or perhaps explore the Goulding’s Museum and Trading Post, home to a wonderful collection of movie memorabilia and Indian artifacts. Tonight, enjoy a [LF] NAVAJO COOKOUT. (B,D)
SPECIAL FEATURE: Your overnight lodging is located in the heart of Monument Valley, a once-in-a-lifetime experience and a special feature of your Globus vacation.
Day 6 Monument Valley–Moab
In the cool hours of morning, set out with a Navajo guide in a comfortable [LF] 4-WHEEL-DRIVE vehicle to explore Monument Valley. Have your cameras ready for some incredible shots. Later this morning, we continue north to the resort town of Moab for a relaxing 2-night stay at Red Cliffs Lodge on the Colorado River. Enjoy a [LF] WINE TASTING at the resort’s winery followed by dinner. (B,D)
SPECIAL FEATURE: Your hotel in Moab is the Red Cliffs Lodge. Offering guests a ranch-like experience amid luxurious Western charm, Red Cliffs Lodge sits high on the banks of the Colorado River surrounded by cliffs and situated where Western Favorites such as Wagon Master and Rio Grande were filmed.
Day 7 Moab
This morning we visit [FP] ARCHES NATIONAL PARK, home to more than 2,000 natural sandstone arches, including the world-famous Delicate Arch and many other unusual rock formations. Next, on to magnificent [FP] CANYONLANDS NATIONAL PARK and DEAD HORSE POINT STATE PARK. The remainder of the day is yours to relax at your resort. Perhaps enjoy a relaxing massage, a game of tennis, or a hike along one of the many trails. (B)
Day 8 Moab–Bryce Canyon National Park
A day of rich contrasts leads you to [FP] BRYCE CANYON NATIONAL PARK. The slow erosion of ages has created fantastically sculptured rock formations resembling castle towers and cathedral spires. The natural amphitheaters and canyons glow from different lighting throughout the day. (B,D)
Day 9 Bryce Canyon National Park–Zion National Park–St. George
After a leisurely morning, descend into half-mile-deep [FP] ZION NATIONAL PARK. “Zion” means a place of peace and refuge. Enjoy the colorful sandstone walls that rise thousands of feet above the lush greenery of the canyon floor. (B)
Day 10 St. George–Las Vegas
Head for the excitement of Las Vegas, where you’ll stay at Treasure Island in the heart of the Strip. Tonight, enjoy a farewell dinner hosted by your Tour Director. (B,D)
Day 11 Las Vegas
Bid farewell to your new friends as you transfer after breakfast to Las Vegas McCarran International Airport for your flight home.
Extra Nights per person in Las Vegas:
Weekday (Sunday-Thursday): in single room $127; in twin room $81; in triple room $74
Weekend (Friday-Saturday): in single room $182; in twin room $108; in triple room $93