Dreamscapes of the American Southwest
Explore the desert dreamscapes of the American Southwest on this all-inclusive 7 day, 6 night adventure with Experience Park Tours. The diversity of the surrounding ancient lands will provide endless inspiration as we travel along sandstone monoliths and dive into the warm and colorful world of rivers and canyons. Come with us as we explore the Arches and Canyonlands of Moab, the towering Hoodoos of Bryce Canyon, the magical oasis that is Zion, the winding canyons of Lake Powell, and the breathtaking 360 degree views from any point in the Grand Canyon.
Arches National Park and Hell’s Revenge Hummer Safari
We will depart early for our first immersion into the National Parks. Your Private Chef will have a special breakfast available on the Limo Liner to fuel you for an active day of sightseeing as we enter the outstanding Arches National Park. Here guests will have the opportunity to hike the short trails to reach the dazzling arches of the region, such as Balanced Rock, The Windows, Double Arch, Delicate Arch, and Landscape Arch. These stunning and unique rock formations are something you’re not going to want to miss! If hiking doesn’t interest you, no need to worry! Stay and relax on the Limo Liner or sit and enjoy the fresh air and scenery of the desert. Explore the area around you while sipping on a refreshing beverage. Later, we’ll embark on an exciting Hummer Safari just before sunset.
Canyonlands and Jet Boat Ride on the Colorado River
Our day begins with a trip to Canyonlands National Park to catch the inspiring sunrise from the scenic Mesa Arch. We will return to Sorrel River Ranch for brunch and relaxation along the banks of the Colorado River. Take a dip in the heated pool, or stop by the Resort’s own petting zoo. In the afternoon, we will visit Moab for some shopping before boarding a jet-boat for a dazzling sunset tour on the Colorado River.
Bryce Canyon National Park
Take the morning to relax and enjoy the amenities at the resort. Next, we’ll take an afternoon drive to Bryce Canyon National Park – a wondrous land of pines, pinnacles and oddly sculpted formations known as hoodoos. Magnificent spires tinted with shades of pink, orange and red, put on a captivating show as the light changes throughout the day. For those who wish to experience these rock formations up close, take a stroll through Wall Street – the only slot canyon in the park. Continue down the Navajo Trail where you’ll find Two Bridges and Thor’s Hammer towering above you. If the weather cooperates, an optional adventure is a cowboy-escorted trail ride on either a horse or mule to explore the hidden gems of Bryce Canyon. Keep an eye open for the park’s abundant wildlife, including elk, coyotes, marmots, and prairie dogs, as we explore the park from your sought-after accommodations at The Lodge at Bryce Canyon.
Zion National Park
Spend the morning on the Limo Liner with a hearty breakfast served by our chef while we travel through the arid red rock desert into the green oasis of Zion National Park. During the summer and fall season, the Limo Liner may not access the park beyond Zion Lodge. Guests may utilize the Zion Park Shuttle System that departs from the lodge all throughout the day, offering access to key geological features and a network of hiking trails such as Angels Landing, the Zion Narrows, Emerald Pools, and Observation Point. Before you go, your guide will distribute a trail lunch prepared by your Private Chef. Other meal options include the Red Rock Grill or Castle Dome Cafe at Zion Lodge and are open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Enjoy exploring the wonders of Zion National Park at your own pace.
Morning on Lake Powell, Antelope Canyon, Sunset at Horseshoe Bend
Lake Powell Resort: Page, AZ. This morning we’ll rise early to drive to Lake Powell for a kayaking excursion through the beautiful Glen Canyon. Next, we’ll cross over the Glen Canyon Dam for a tour of the infamous Antelope Canyon – one of the most unique slot canyons in the world. After a busy morning, we’ll check in to our rooms overlooking the water or an afternoon of relaxation at Lake Powell Resort. For dinner, head down to the Rainbow Room, overlooking Wahweap Marina where you can enjoy fine dining paired with a beautiful view over the lake. As the evening approaches, we’ll venture to Horseshoe Bend where guests may take the short half mile hike to the lookout. Be aware of your surroundings and don’t get too close to the edge! Our evening will conclude back at the resort.
Grand Canyon National Park
Take the morning to enjoy the amenities at the resort. We will begin our day with a scenic drive to the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park – one of the Seven Wonders of the World. We’ll visit key destinations such as the famous Desert View Watchtower, the ancient Tusayan Ruins, the Yavapai Geology Museum, and catch a sunset at Yavapai Point. Our evening will conclude in Flagstaff, Arizona at the Little America Hotel.
Las Vegas and the Journey Home
This morning we’ll make the 4-hour drive to Las Vegas, Nevada. If you have made post-trip accommodations in Flagstaff and would like to depart from the Flagstaff Pulliam Airport, the Limo Liner will shuttle you there before our departure to Las Vegas. As we make our way west, we will make a brief stop to view the famous Hoover Dam. Once in Las Vegas, the Limo Liner will drive directly to the airport. If you have made post-trip accommodations within Las Vegas, we would be more than happy to escort you to your hotel. We hope you enjoy traveling with us. Thank you for choosing Experience Park Tours.
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