Enchanting Canyonlands

Price per person
from £3,078

Price based on
London Heathrow
30th Sep 2018 departure

Key inclusions

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • 12 days

  • Western USA

  • Active pace

  • Platinum escorted tours

A classic American West experience: journey through the sandstone cliffs of the Navajo Nation and cruise down the Colorado River. Watch rolling clouds over Monument Valley and peer into the Grand Canyon. This is the land of old Westerns and red, gold desert sunsets.

At a glance


  • Grand Canyon National Park Sightseeing up close at this awesome natural wonder.
  • Lake Powell Take a cruise on the Colorado River through Glen Canyon.
  • Monument Valley Stay overnight at Goulding's Lodge in this iconic film setting.
  • Moab wine Wine tasting at the Red Cliffs Lodge on the Colorado River.
  • Las Vegas A night at the Treasure Island Hotel and Casino.

What's included

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • Porterage
  • All airport taxes
Price match guarantee

With accommodation, transfers, excursions, selected meals, private VIP home pick-up and the services of an expert Tour Director all included in the price, our escorted tour holidays are highly rated by our customers. But should you find a like-for-like tour cheaper elsewhere, we will match its price and give you a further £100 reduction.

VIP home pick-up service

Our VIP home pick-up service is included up to 50 miles to your departure airport. Your driver will happily load and unload your luggage, and drive you to your departure terminal. At the close of your trip, you'll be welcomed by your driver in the arrivals hall and returned home again. A supplement is payable per mile over 50 miles.

Overview

A classic American West experience: journey through the sandstone cliffs of the Navajo Nation and cruise down the Colorado River. Watch rolling clouds over Monument Valley and peer into the Grand Canyon. This is the land of old Westerns and red, gold desert sunsets.

Total meals included:

  • 10 breakfasts, 6 dinners

UK - Las Vegas

Day
1

Fly to Las Vegas where on arrival transfer to your hotel.

This evening join your travelling companions and Tour Director for a welcome drink.

Las Vegas - Grand Canyon National Park

Day
2

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 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 savour the sunset. Special Feature: Your hotel is located near the rim of the Grand Canyon, a rare opportunity for great views and a significant extra when travelling with Globus.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Grand Canyon National Park - Lake Powell

Day
3

For a once-in-a lifetime experience, take our optional flightseeing excursion over the heart of the Grand Canyon for incomparable views of flame-coloured 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.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Lake Powell

Day
4

Today is yours to explore on your own and to sit back, relax, and enjoy all the amenities your resort offers. Maybe join the optional trip to explore the famous Antelope Slot Canyon with a local guide. The photo opportunities are unique. Or, perhaps take a flightseeing trip over Lake Powell, including famous Rainbow Bridge and Glen Canyon Dam.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Lake Powell - Monument Valley

Day
5

Head into Navajo country to secluded Goulding's Lodge in the heart of Monument Valley, with its towering sandstone buttes - location of numerous old Western films. On arrival, cool off with 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 artefacts. Enjoy an evening Navajo Cookout.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Monument Valley - Moab

Day
6

In the cool hours of morning, set out with a Navajo guide in a comfortable 4-wheel drive vehicle to explore Monument Valley and its towering sandstone pinnacles – this most familiar of American landscapes from the movies! Later this morning, continue north to the resort town of Moab for a relaxing two night stay at Red Cliffs Lodge on the Colorado River. Visit the resort’s winery for Wine Tasting followed by dinner.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Moab

Day
7

This morning, we visit Arches National Park, home to more than 2,000 natural sandstone arches, including the world-famous Delicate Arch. On to magnificent 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.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Moab - Bryce Canyon National Park

Day
8

A day of rich contrasts leads you to Bryce Canyon National Park. The slow erosion has created fantastically sculptured rock formations resembling castle towers and cathedral spires. The natural amphitheatres and canyons glow from different lighting throughout the day.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Bryce Canyon National Park - Zion National Park

Day
9

After a leisurely morning, descend into half-mile-deep Zion National Park - "Zion" means a place of peace and refuge. Enjoy the colourful sandstone walls that rise thousands of feet above the lush greenery of the canyon floor.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Zion National Park - Las Vegas

Day
10

Continue to the bright lights of Las Vegas for a stay at Treasure Island in the heart of the famous Strip. Enjoy a farewell dinner this evening hosted by your tour director.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Las Vegas - UK

Day
11

Your tour ends today.

Transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Home landing in the UK

Day
12

Things to note

Accommodation as stated or similar

Grand Canyon Lodges will be confirmed as soon as possible

This holiday visits National Parks and other remote locations where facilities may not be up to the first-class standard expected from a Globus tour. Some lodges within the parks do not have air-conditioning, T.Vs and other amenities expected from most Globus hotels.

This platinum tour is operated by our sister company Globus.

Hotels

It may occasionally be necessary to use alternative hotels of a similar standard to those shown.

Las Vega - Treasure Island

The warmly furnished rooms gives a welcoming feeling as you walk in as the hotel has floor-to-ceiling windows making the hotel bright and elegent. The hotel aslo offers free Wi-Fi, flat-screens helping you relax when you get back to your hotel 

  • Location

    3300 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA

  • Facilities

    • Restaurant
    • Outdoor Swimming Pool
    • Room Service
    • Hot Tub
    • Spa

Grand Canyon - Grand Canyon National Park Lodges

Long considered one of the natural wonders of the world, visitors flock to see this unique combination of geological color and erosional forms. This accommodation is located in the Grand Cayon so its great for walking and is in a prime location. When you come back from your day of exploring you can come back and don't even have to leave your room becuase this hotel offers room service. 

  • Location

    88 Village Loop Drive, Grand Canyon Village, AZ 86023, USA

  • Facilities

    • In Room Dining

Lake Powell - Lake Powell Resort

Lakeside resort offers rooms with a balcony or patio plus different swimming pools there is a fire pit and many other activities that you can take part in. This gives a traditional experience 

  • Location

    00 Lake Shore Dr, Page, AZ 86040, USA

  • Facilities

    • Restaurant and Bar
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre

Monument Valley - Goulding's Lodge

Laid-back and relaxing rooms also offer rooms with flat-screen TVs and minifridges most have sofas and balconies.

  • Location

    1000 Goulding's Trading Post Rd, Oljato-Monument Valley, UT 84536, United States

  • Facilities

    • Restaurant
    • Free WiFi
    • Outdoor Swimming Pool

Bryce Canyon National Park – Best Western Pus Byce Canyon Grand

The warm and welcoming rooms offer free WIFI and screen TV's to help you relax after you busy activities at the end of the day. You will also be able to bring some home comforts with you as they have a minifridge and a microwave.

  • Location

    30 N 100 E, Bryce Canyon, UT 84764, United States

  • Facilities

    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre

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