7 Day Southwest Highlights (From Las Vegas)
Southwest highlights. Enjoy our included overnight adventure in iconic Monument Valley, experience the real Wild Wild West.
- Southwest highlights. Enjoy our included overnight adventure in iconic Monument Valley, experience the real Wild Wild West, immerse yourselves in the amazing Utah landscapes of Zion, Bryce, Arches and Canyonlands National Parks. Take a tour of Antelope Canyon and stare into the mysterious depths of the Grand Canyon before heading back to Fabulous Las Vegas.
- Departs Las Vegas at 8am on select Sundays March – Nov
- All participants must be 7+ years of age
- Painted deserts
- Wild Wild West
- Native American lands
- National Parks hiking
- Las Vegas nightlife
- 6 nights accommodation- camping or hotel depending on the version booked.
- Local Payments: $80 food kitty to cover all meals while camping or $50 to cover picnic style lunches if hotel version booked.
- Day 1 Zion National Park
- Leaving the bright lights of Las Vegas behind us for a while we head out to Utah’s finest National Park. Massive canyon walls and red sandstone cliffs ascend toward a brilliant blue sky. Challenge yourself to what’s considered the best half day hike in the southwest by hiking a narrow ridge line to Angels Landing.
- Take it easy exploring the pristine Emerald pools or enjoy a river hike deep in the narrows before enjoying a BBQ back at camp this evening.
- Hotel option if booked 3 stars – Bumbleberry Inn
- Day 2 Bryce National Park
- A short drive today takes us to an elevation of 8000 ft into Bryce National Park. Take a stroll along the rim and marvel at the unique sandstone spires (hoodoos) that rise dramatically from the natural amphitheater. Hike down into the hoodoos for an up close and personal experience with this fascinating landscape.
- A soak in the outdoor hot tub back at camp will ease those hiking muscles and a night around the campfire will end this day nicely.
- Hotel option if booked 3 stars – Best Western Plus Ruby’s Inn
- Day 3-4 Arches and Canyonlands National Parks
- Explore this stunning landscape in a guided sunset hummer tour or hang of a sandstone cliff on one of our optional canyoneering adventures! Visit Arches National Park home to over 2000 arches for a hike up to Delicate Arch. Enjoy walks in Canyonlands National Park where the Green river meets the Colorado in some of the most spectacular scenery the southwest has to offer. Swap tales of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid who used the canyons to hide from the law in the late 1800’s, visit the local town and enjoy Utah’s greatest adventure capital.
- Hotel option if booked 3 stars – Moab Valley Inn (includes breakfast). 2 nights.
- Day 5 Monument Valley
- Headed south we wind out way through more of USA Southwest’s spectacular scenery to one of the most iconic locations on the planet. The background for many famous western movies and home to the Navajo Indians you are in for a real treat today. Hop on board a 4X4 jeep and enjoy an included Navajo guided tour of Monument Valley. Camp right along the rim, get ready to gaze up at the amazing starry skies and bag your front row seat to a magnificent sun rise.
- Hotel option if booked 3 stars – Goulding’s Historic Lodge
- Day 6 The Grand Canyon national park South Rim, Horseshoe Bend and Antelope Canyon
- Enjoy an optional visit to the world’s most famous slot canyon- Antelope Canyon this morning followed by a scenic walk to view Horseshoe Bend before heading to the Grand Canyon national park South Rim.
- Saving the best for last! After a brief visit to a Navajo trading post we follow the mighty Colorado River through the painted desert to one of the seven natural wonders of the world! Take in a bird’s eye view on an optional helicopter ride, stroll along the rim at sunset, take a hike into the one of the deepest and most diverse canyons on earth or simply relax in one the rim cafes a admire the view before one last cookout and campfire.
- Day 7 Las Vegas
- We get our kicks at Route 66 and arrive back in Sin City at approx 5pm.
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- Historic Route 66 Birthplace
- Incredible wildlife viewing opportunities
- Navajo Guided jeep tour of Monument Valley
- Grand Canyon sunset or sunrise
- All camping equipment if camping- just bring your sleeping bag
- Slick Rock Sunset Hummer Tour $80-$100
- Antelope Canyon Tour $60-65
- Grand Canyon Helicopter flight $229-$329
- Canyoneering $100-$140
- Local food kitty payment of $70 per person –covers 6 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 6 evening meals or $45 if hotel version selected to cover 7 lunches *from 2020 the local payment is $80 for camping and $50 for lodging
- Tour Guide Gratuities