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LA To The Bay

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LA To The Bay - Contiki
LA To The Bay - Contiki
Catrin "One of the best tips I've been on! I travelled with a friend from home and made plenty of others along the way. The accommodation was better than I had expected, and in good locations. Our tour leader and driver Sarah and Alex were amazing, they were both very knowledgeable and friendly, some of my favourite activities were the options of joining them doing line dancing and watching a movie under ..."
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5 reviews
Starts
Los Angeles
+10 Destinations
Grand Canyon
Ends
San Francisco
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Highlights

  • Visit the most famous sites of the stunning Los Angeles
  • Relax on San Diego beaches & then enjoy a Margarita
  • Be stunned by the scenery of Grand Canyon & Yosemite
  • Drive along the Route 66 & stroll the streets of Phoenix
  • Visit the famous 'Sin City' & experience its lively nightlife
Age range
18 to 35 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Lodge, Resort
Max Group Size
50
Transportation
Train & Rail
Travel style
Discovery, Coach / Bus
Start in Los Angeles and end in San Francisco! With the discovery tour LA To The Bay, you have a 11 day tour package taking you from Los Angeles to San Francisco and through Los Angeles, USA and 10 other destinations in USA. LA To The Bay includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

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  • LA To The Bay reviewer 1
    Written on November 13, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Already wrote my review on the main trip-page, but yeah.. James and Markus (the bus driver) were about the best trip guides I could imagine. Just the right mix between professional and chilled out. You could just feel they were out to just have a great time... Read more

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  • LA To The Bay reviewer 2
    Written on November 13, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    TL;DR: Probably one of the - if not THE - best 2 weeks of my life. I couldn't have imagined it any better. If you want to travel the US and want a superb mix between astonishing nature, amazing beaches and not any less astonishing cities, this tour is for... Read more

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  • P
    Written on February 11, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    I had a blast on the LA to the Bay tour in February 2017. Our tour leader Rachel and bus driver Markus were awesome people who loved to party with us and had good advice. There weren't any optional inclusions I did that I didn't enjoy. My favourites... Read more

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  • C
    Written on September 2, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    One of the best tips I've been on! I travelled with a friend from home and made plenty of others along the way. The accommodation was better than I had expected, and in good locations. Our tour leader and driver Sarah and Alex were amazing, they were both... Read more

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  • A
    Written on July 1, 2007

    I started my tour with Contiki in L.A. The tour was the 10 days tour L.A to the Bay. From L.A we travelled to San Diego, where we had lunch just over the Mexican boarder. In San Diego we went to the famous zoo which was fabulous. From San Diego we... Read more

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Los Angeles
  2. Day 2: Los Angeles to San Diego
  3. Day 3: San Diego
  4. Day 4: San Diego to Phoenix
  5. Day 5: Phoenix to the Grand Canyon via Sedona
  6. Day 6: Grand Canyon National Park
  7. Day 7: Grand Canyon to Las Vegas via Route 66
  8. Day 8: Las Vegas
  9. Day 9: Las Vegas to Bass Lake via San Joaquin Valley
  10. Day 10: Bass Lake and Yosemite National Park
  11. Day 11: Bass Lake to San Francisco

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  • Accommodation

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  • Guide

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  • Meals

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  • Transport

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Videos

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  • Travel Isn't About Where You Go...
  • Contiki Experiences
  • Contiki Munch
  • Europe Summer Team
  • Contiki Accomodation
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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • Can we do the hot air balloon ride and helicopter ride whilst at the Grand Canyon?

      The hot air balloon ride and helicopter ride are offered on different days so you will be able to do both.

    • At Bear Lake, do you offer the sunset cruise year round?

      The sunset cruise is only offered during summer and during the winter months, you will get to do a bike tour instead.

    • Is a visit to Alcatraz included on this tour?

      No a visit to Alcatraz is not included on this tour and it is not possible to book this with Contiki however when you have free time you may wish to purchase tickets independently.

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    Location
    Los Angeles is the starting point and San Francisco is the endpoint.
    Hold my space
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    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 50 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $1865 for LA To The Bay, but the deposit of $99 is non-refundable.
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    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 2,171 km.
    • Los Angeles (USA)
    • 180 km
    • San Diego (USA)
    • 480 km
    • Phoenix (USA)
    • 161 km
    • Sedona (USA)
    • 133 km
    • Grand Canyon National Park (USA)
    • 121 km
    • Seligman (USA)
    • 225 km
    • Las Vegas (USA)
    • 437 km
    • San Joaquin Valley (USA)
    • 80 km
    • Bass Lake (USA)
    • 47 km
    • Yosemite NP (USA)
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