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America the Beautiful

 
 

Summary:

From the skylines of Los Angeles and the sparkling bright lights of Las Vegas, to historic Route 66 and the Southern hospitality of Atlanta, prepare to be dazzled on a memorable trip across America. Along the way you'll be treated to authentic regional de...

Duration
22 Days
Cities
12
Next Departure
05-Oct-2021
Starting at
USD 7,325.00
USD 6,592.00
Price per day
USD 300.00

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Insight Vacations
Tour
America the Beautiful


Summary

From the skylines of Los Angeles and the sparkling bright lights of Las Vegas, to historic Route 66 and the Southern hospitality of Atlanta, prepare to be dazzled on a memorable trip across America. Along the way you'll be treated to authentic regional delicacies, while staying in top locations, as you make your way coast to coast. Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of toe-tapping Memphis and delve into America's iconic history in Washington, D.C. End with a grand finale in New York City, as you experience this beautiful country in all its glory.

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Welcome To Los Angeles.
Day 2.
The City Of Angels.
Day 3.
From Los Angeles To Las Vegas.
Day 4.
Leisure Time In Sin City.
Day 5.
Get Your Kicks And The Grand Canyon.
Day 6.
Mystical Sedona And Flagstaff.
Day 7.
From Flagstaff To Santa Fe.
Day 8.
Is This The Way To Amarillo?
Day 9.
Cattle And Country Western.
Day 10.
Deep In The Heart Of Texas.
Day 11.
From Big Texas To A Taste Of Little Rock.
Day 12.
Memphis, Home Of The Blues.
Day 13.
Graceland And Everything Elvis.
Day 14.
Atlanta, Cultural Capital Of The New South.
Day 15.
Georgia's Capital And Southern Traditions.
Day 16.
Charming Charleston.
Day 17.
The Carolinas And Tobacco Farms.
Day 18.
The City Of Oaks To Monumental Washington, D.C.
Day 19.
Sightseeing In The Capital.
Day 20.
New York, The City That Never Sleeps.
Day 21.
A Manhattan Masterpiece.
Day 22.
Depart New York.

Visited cities (12): Atlanta, Charleston, Charleston, Flagstaff, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Little Rock, Los Angeles, Memphis, New York City, Santa Fe, Washington DC

 

Remarks

Highlights

Authentic Dining

  • Los Angeles: At 18:00, meet your Travel Director and fellow companions for a scrumptious Welcome Dinner with wine.
  • Los Angeles: Enjoy a Highlight Dinner at Nick & Stef's Steakhouse.
  • Grand Canyon: Enjoy a Highlight Dinner in the Thunderbird Room taking in awe-inspiring views.
  • Santa Fe: End your day by choosing from a selection of local restaurants on your Dine-Around Evening.
  • Amarillo: Savour a Highlight Dinner at the Big Texan, where everything truly is bigger in Texas.
  • Little Rock: Enjoy a Highlight Dinner at Marlsgate Plantation, a stately mansion with a majestic setting.
  • Memphis: Uncover a local gem, a lesser-known speakeasy above BB King's Blues Club for an atmospheric Highlight Dinner of Southern cuisine.
  • Atlanta: Indulge at Mary Mac’s this evening where you’ll be welcomed for a comforting dinner of home-style food and wine. With over 70 years of cooking experience, this quaint bistro sets the standard for Southern cooking.
  • South Carolina: Move on to the charms of South Carolina with a Highlight Dinner at a local Charleston restaurant.
  • Washington, D.C.: Indulge in a delicious Highlight Dinner at one of the city's popular local restaurants, The Hamilton.
  • New York: Bid farewell to your newfound friends at a lively Celebration Dinner at Bond 45, recipient of a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.
  • Dining Summary: 21 Breakfasts (B), and 11 Dinners with wine (DW).

Insight Experiences

  • Los Angeles: Step beyond the red carpet with a theatre guide for a behind-the-scenes look at the Oscars® on a private tour of the Dolby Theatre®.
  • Grand Canyon: Arrive at the Grand Canyon to learn all about the vibrantly coloured hues of the canyon from a Local Expert, as you enjoy a glass of sparkling wine.
  • Dallas: Join a stadium guide for a VIP tour at one of the richest sports franchises in America – the Dallas Cowboys (subject to availability).
  • Atlanta: Step into the world of world news and live broadcast at a behind-the-scenes, exclusive guided tour of the Global Headquarters of CNN.

Top Rated Highlights

  • Sedona: Journey on to the bohemian colony of Sedona to explore its shops and galleries, or simply take in its natural rugged beauty.
  • Winslow: Depart Flagstaff for the town of Winslow, famous for the Eagles song ‘Take it Easy,’ before arriving in New Mexico’s capital city, Santa Fe.
  • Santa Fe: Join a guided tour of the historic city of Santa Fe to discover its local art colony and Pueblo traditions.
  • Cadillac Ranch: See the 10 classic Cadillacs buried nose down in the dirt.
  • Dallas: Visit Stockyards National Historic District, established to preserve Fort Worth's livestock history and promote the heritage of one of the greatest agriculture industries in the world.
  • Little Rock: Enjoy a tour and private bourbon tasting at the Rock Town Distillery, known for crafting spirits using locally-grown grain.
  • Little Rock: Visit the William J. Clinton Presidential Library and Museum.
  • Memphis: Explore the Graceland Mansion and grounds.
  • Charleston: Discover Charleston on a historic carriage ride and visit Magnolia Plantation and Gardens for a walk around one of the oldest plantations in the South.
  • North Carolina: At the Tobacco Farm Life Museum, learn about cultivating one of the most important crops in this part of the country.
  • Washington, D.C.: Take a city tour of Washington, D.C. and discover the iconic memorials and monuments, including the White House, Washington Monument, and National Mall.
  • New York: Marvel at the sweeping skyline views, including some of the city's most prominent landmarks from the Top of the Rock Observation Deck at the Rockefeller Center.

Included in Price

Included Insight Services

  • Our highly-skilled Travel Director will ensure your journey is seamless, serving as your expert guide, consummate organiser, and friend overseas.
  • Enjoy the comfort of Insight's luxury, air-conditioned, 40-seat coach with double the standard legroom and onboard washroom.
  • Personal radio headsets give you the freedom to wander during visits to famous highlights, without missing any of your Local Expert's fascinating commentary.
  • We carry your bags for you and promptly deliver them to your hotel door.
  • Hotel and restaurant tips are included - you'll never have to worry about how much to give, nor search for foreign currency. We also include all taxes and porterage charges at hotels.
  • Stay connected with friends and family with our complimentary coach and hotel Wi-Fi (where available).
  • From time to time, your Travel Director will enchant you with an Insight Flourish, which is a local specialty representing the destination.
  • If your arrival and/or departure flights are as per the itinerary start and end dates, then transfers are available at scheduled times. If your flights are outside these times, or you have booked additional nights accommodation with Insight Vacations, you may purchase transfers or make your own way from/to the airport.

Travel Package

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