The Golden West Leisure and Tourism

Tour Information

Take your students on a tour of a lifetime! Our USA road trip explores exciting cities, untamed wilderness, stunning landscapes and sparkling coastlines.

This will be a truly inspirational experience for any student wishing to embark on a career in travel


Day Itinerary
1Depart the UK for San Francisco. Meet your rep. Check into hotel. Habour cruise
2Visit Yosemite National Park. Overnight in Bakersfiield
3Discover the Nevada Desert and Death Valley. Overnight in Death Valley
4Visit the Hoover Dam on route to see the bright lights of Las Vegas. Stay in Vegas
5Explore the Grand Canyon. Overnight in Kingman
6Visit to LA and Hollywood. Overnight in LA
7Day at Universal Studios (time permitting). Return overnight flight to the UK
8Arrive back in the UK

What's Included

  • Return scheduled flights
  • Return airport transfers at the destination
  • Coach hire in the USA
  • Accommodation on a B&B basis
  • 1:15 free leader place ratio
  • Visits (these can be tailored to suit)
  • Detailed travel pack


Our accommodations are hand-picked, with safety, comfort and service in mind. We’ll provide accommodation solutions to meet your budget and location preference.

We undertake health and safety checks on our accommodations, so you can book your tour with confidence and help meet you own due diligence.

Remember to Visit

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  •  On this fantastic 1 hour cruise you’ll see the famous PIER 39 sea lions, along San Francisco’s historic waterfront, with full narration or headsets describing major landmarks as you sail by them.

  • This jaw-dropping tour covers the famous Yosemite Valley. See the breath-taking Half Dome, El Capitan and the Yosemite Falls. Time-permitting a visit to one of the Giant Sequoia groves is also a must!

  • Experience the spectacular Death Valley, one of the USA’s largest parks on this tour. Discover famous landmarks such as Dante’s View, Devil’s Golf Course, and Furnace Creek. Plenty of photo opportunities!

  • Investigate the huge environmental and engineering difficulties the engineers faced, during the construction of one of the world’s most iconic landmarks and the largest dam known to man at the time.

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