West Coast USA Cross-curricular

School tours

Buzzing, cosmopolitan cities contrast with the epic and awe-inspiring natural landscapes

Highlights

  • The history and infamy of Alcatraz Island
  • The vast and awesome Grand Canyon
  • Thrills and special effects at Universal Studios
  • The bright lights of Las Vegas
Typically £1666 per student.
Based on a 9 day, 7 night tour for 40 students, travelling March 2018

What's included: 

  • Return flights UK-SF/LA-UK
  • Coach transport for featured programme
  • B&B accommodation and insurance
  • National Park fees, SF and LA guides
  • 1 teacher place for every 10 students
  • Entrance fees and gratuities not included

Suggested itinerary for School groups

Day 1

Flight to San Francisco – about 11 hours
Airport transfer to your accommodation included
Arrive at accommodation
Overnight San Francisco - evening meal own arrangements

Day 2

Breakfast included
Visit the former high security federal prison of Alcatraz
Short guided sightseeing tour of San Francisco, then late afternoon departure to Midpines
Overnight Midpines - evening meal own arrangements

Day 3

Breakfast included
Yosemite National Park
Depart mid- afternoon to Bakersfield via Fresno
Overnight Bakersfield - evening meal own arrangements

Day 4

Breakfast included
Depart for Las Vegas via Death Valley - Mesquite Dunes, Furnace Creek, Badwater, Golden Canyon
Overnight Las Vegas - evening meal own arrangements

Day 5

Breakfast included
Zion National Park
Overnight Las Vegas - evening meal own arrangements

Day 6

Breakfast included
Hoover Dam
Grand Canyon West
Overnight Las Vegas - evening meal own arrangements

Day 7

Breakfast included
Depart for Los Angeles
Afternoon guided tour of Los Angeles
Overnight Los Angeles - evening meal own arrangements

Day 8

Breakfast included
Half day at Universal Studios (flight time permitting)
Airport transfer included
Overnight flight to the UK - about 11 hours 15 mins

Day 9

Arrive UK

Alcatraz is an unforgettable visit. Las Vegas is amazing, and always plenty to see for free, like the gondolas at the Venetian Hotel and the Bellagio water fountains.

Lucy Poole-McKenzie
Travelbound USA Tour Coordinator
Typically £1666 per student.
Based on a 9 day, 7 night tour for 40 students, travelling March 2018

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We had a great trip. Hostel staff helpful particularly when it came to arranging excursions and giving advice on traveling around.

Cambridge Regional College, Cambridge

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Typically £1666 per student.
Based on a 9 day, 7 night tour for 40 students, travelling March 2018