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Grand Canyon Expedition: 7-Day Hotel Tour
School Group Rates from $179 per day
Small Groups from $229 per day

Round-trip from Salt Lake City
Grand Canyon, Arches, Bryce, Zion National Parks, and the Valley of the Gods highlight this tour. Over 20 fun attractions and activities...more than any other of our Grand Canyon Packages! Enjoy smooth-water rafting on the Colorado River, horseback riding, photo tours, plus all of the activities and attractions of our other Grand Canyon tours.
Day 1: SALT LAKE CITY TO ARCHES NATIONAL PARK: From Salt Lake City, we descend into the desert of East Central Utah to explore the area's prehistoric past. You will visit an archaeological site featuring rock art over 10,000 years old. After arriving at Arches NP, you can hike and witness the surreal color of the incredible rock formations at sunset.
Day 2: ARCHES NP TO MONUMENT VALLEY: Departing Arches NP, we make our way south, where the Anasazi Indians built cliff dwellings centuries ago. We will explore some of these sites, pondering why they built their houses in such unlikely places, and discuss possible theories to explain their disappearance. Your day ends with the monoliths at Valley of the Gods and Monument Valley.
Day 3: MEXICAN HAT TO GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK: Crossing the Navajo nation, we stop at the Cameron Trading Post before entering the Grand Canyon near Desert View. Here one can witness in the distance the sudden and dramatic widening of the canyon.
Day 4: GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK: The National Geographic Visitor Center in Tusayan is our first stop this morning, where we treat you to the Grand Canyon IMAX Theater. Stops on this day include the most famous observation points on the South Rim, including sunset at Hopi Point.
Day 5: GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK TO GLEN CANYON: We depart the Grand Canyon with one last drive along the South Rim before heading north to Page, AZ, where you will enjoy a smooth-water rafting trip. A Navajo Guide takes you on the Colorado River beneath the 800-foot walls of Glen Canyon.
Day 6: ZION NATIONAL PARK: While in route to Zion, we drive through Escalante National Monument and stop at the historic site of Old Paria. At Zion, NP, you will embark on a spectacular scenic ride through Zion Canyon with stops at the Temple of Sinawava and Zion Lodge.
Day 7: BRYCE CANYON NATIONAL PARK TO SALT LAKE CITY: At Bryce, you will experience Inspiration, Fairyland, and Bryce Observation Points. Your group will also have the options of going horseback riding or taking a walk along the Rim Trail.
Free breakfast & shuttle to airport next morning .

Grand Canyon Adventure: 5-Day Hotel Tour
School Group Rates from $199 per day
Small Groups from $239 per day

Departs Las Vegas
All of the beauty of the Grand Canyon, plus Zion National Park in just five days. Attractions and activities include smooth-water rafting on the Colorado River, hiking, exploring native American culture, and enjoying a swimming pool on several nights.
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Day 1: GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK: After an early-morinng departure from Las Vegas, your fist stop is Hoover Dam. Your students will enjoy a walking tour of the interior of the dam, as well as the Visitor Center and impressive views from the top. Continuing across eastern Mojave Desert, we stop briefly in Kingman, before ascending the Kaibab Plateau and arriving in time for a Grand Canyon sunset.
Day 2: GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK: The National Geographic Visitor Center in Tusayan is our first stop this morning, where we treat you to the Grand Canyon IMAX Theater. After lunch, we proceed with the South Rim photo tour, which includes Mather Point, Grand View Point, Desert View, and Desert Tower.
Day 3: RAFTING ON THE COLORADO RIVER: We depart the Grand Canyon with one last drive along the South Rim before heading north to Page, AZ, where you will enjoy a smooth-water rafting trip. Your rafting guide takes you on the Colorado River beneath the 800-foot walls of Glen Canyon.
Day 4: ZION NATIONAL PARK: While in route to Zion, we drive through Escalante National Monument and stop at a special exhibit from one of the world's richest fossil beds. At Zion NP, you will embark on a spectacular scenic ride through Zion Canyon with hikes to Emerald Pools and Weeping Rock.
Day 5: ZION NATIONAL PARK TO LAS VEGAS: You will enjoy an early-morning hike along the River Walk with an opportunity to spot wildlife and experience amazing flora of the canyon. As we leave the park, we will stop to visit Human History Museum and Visitor Center. One last treat will be a special paleo-site ,where your students can explore fossilized dinosaur tracks.

Grand Canyon Adventure: 3-Day Hotel Tour
School Group Rates from $219/day
Small Groups from $259/day

Departs Las Vegas
An economical way to experience Grand Canyon National Park and the surrounding area. This three-day vacation features a South-Rim Photo Tour from Mather Point to Desert View and includes the Tusayan Indian Ruins, Tusayan Museum, and National Geographic Visitor Center.
Day 1: GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK: Departing Las Vegas early morning, we cross the Mojave Desert, stopping briefly at Kingman, before arriving at the Grand Canyon in time for sunset at Yavapai Point.
Day 2: GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK: The National Geographic Visitor Center in Tusayan is out first stop this morning, where we treat you to the Grand Canyon IMAX Theater. Among our stops for the day are Grand View Point, Desert View and the Desert Tower.
Day 3: GRAND CANYON TO LAS VEGAS: After experiencing the colors of the Grand Canyon one last time in the morning light, we begin our trek back to Las Vegas, stopping in route for a tour of Hoover Dam.
Free breakfast & shuttle to airport next day.

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