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New York to Las Vegas Plus

From towering skyscrapers to the heights of hedonism, this trip is packed with fun, adventure and excitement! Leaving one city behind, you’ll find yourself in the country’s capital – Washington DC where you can explore the monuments and museums. Get a taste of the real America in Savannah and Wilmington, before braving the coasters of Orlando. Discover the Southern hospitality of New Orleans, that Texan charm and the fascinating tales of the Navajo people in Monument Valley. After gazing out over the Grand Canyon, you end your tour in the perfect party spot – Las Vegas!

North America
  • Duration: 18 Days
  • Guaranteed Departure: Yes
  • For lovers of: Walking Tour, Sightseeing, Trekking, Parks & Nature Reserves
  • Physical rating: Average
  • Accommodation standard:   Moderate%
  • Traveller Tour Rating: 0%  
  • Your Guide: English speaking
  • Supplier Tour ID: XNV/208530
  • Starts: New York City, United States
  • Finishes: Las Vegas, United States
You will Visit
  • New York City
  • Philadelphia
  • Washington
  • DC
  • Wilmington
  • Savannah
  • Orlando
  • Destin Beach
  • New Orleans
  • Austin
  • Amarillo
  • Santa Fe
  • Monument Valley
  • Las Vegas

Itinerary

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Day 1: New York City

Welcome to New York City, where your adventure begins. Today is an arrival day and at 18:00 hrs you'll meet your tour leader and the Trekkers who'll be your travel companions. Before then, check out the best bits of this world-famous city, from buzzing Times Square to super-hip Brooklyn. With some of the most densely packed shopping, entertainment and nightlife districts in the USA, it’s no wonder they named it twice.

Meals Included: Meals paid locally

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Day 2-3: Philadelphia - Washington, DC

On arrival to Philadelphia, you’ll have the chance to snap a selfie on the iconic ‘Rocky steps’, from the award-winning movie. Discover the Liberty Bell, impressive murals and devour an authentic Philly cheesesteak at Reading Terminal Market. Next up is America’s capital city, Washington DC. Enjoy an included tour of its monuments, before exploring the museums and National Mall for yourself.

Meals Included: Breakfast (x2) included

Optional Activities:

  • Philly cheesesteak US$10
  • Urban Adventures Monuments by Night tour US$56
  • Bike rental US$16-$75
  • Smithsonian National Museums FREE

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Day 4: Wilmington

Today you’ll take a drive south to the port city of Wilmington, North Carolina. Take a trip along one of the city’s numerous ‘beer trails’, including bottleshops and bars that celebrate Wilmington’s awesome craft beer scene. Southern influences such as antebellum homes and moss-covered oaks mix with a fresh, seaside town air and a compelling nightlife. And if you’re aching for some seaside sights, why not visit nearby Wrightsville Beach?

Meals Included: Breakfast inlcuded

Optional Activities:

  • Wrightsville Beach visit FREE

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Day 5: Savannah

Savannah is the state of Georgia’s oldest city, and once its colonial capital. Take a wander through one of its more than 20 historic squares, discover fascinating homes and watch the fountains dance. Find yourself some tasty eats this evening, as you experience your first taste of that famous Southern hospitality!

Meals Included: Breakfast included

Optional Activities:

  • Historic Savannah Theatre US$37
  • Trolley tour US$32
  • First Africa Baptist Church FREE

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Day 6-7: Orlando

Ready for serious fun? Embrace your inner big kid in Orlando! Ride rollercoasters and visit Hogsmeade at Universal Studios, or make friends with Mickey and Minnie at the world’s most famous Disney resort. Or, if you want to get close to the final frontier, it’s one giant leap for our Trekkers who pay a visit to the Kennedy Space Center.

Meals Included: Breakfast (x2) inlcuded

Optional Activities:

  • Disney World US$119
  • Universal Studios US$105
  • Kennedy Space Center US$50

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Day 8: Destin Beach

Take some time to recover from the excitement of Orlando with one of the most beautiful beaches in America. The white sands and gentle waves of Destin Beach make for a perfect spot to relax as you watch a beautiful sunset.

Meals Included: Breakfast included

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Day 9-10: New Orleans

New Orleans is unlike anywhere else in the world – and there’s plenty to do, see and eat here! Chow down on Cajun and creole foodie delights, discover jumpin’ jazz joints on Frenchmen Street or get spooky with a voodoo and graveyard tour. Fascinated by nature? Take a swamp tour – you might even spot some alligators along the way! As the sun goes down, party the night away on the famous Bourbon Street – then fix that hangover with a delicious plate of beignets at Café Du Monde.

Meals Included: Breakfast (x2) inlcuded

Optional Activities:

  • Alligator swamp tour US$23-$40
  • Jazz clubs US$10-20
  • Mardi Gras World US$20
  • Mississippi steamboat ride US$30-$80
  • Preservation Hall US$15-$20
  • Scandalous Cocktails tour US$25
  • School of Cooking US$28-$150
  • Southern mansion tour US$20-$25
  • Voodoo & Graveyard tour US$20-$40

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Day 11-12: Austin

Austin is one of our favourite lesser-known cities, and for good reason. The city’s motto is ‘Keep Austin Weird’ – and the charming locals definitely keep that in mind. From historical sights to quirky charm, delve into this unique city’s culture, heritage... and food! It’s also known as the live music capital of the world, so you’re bound to find some awesome live music for an evening’s entertainment.

Meals Included: Breakfast (x2) included

Optional Activities:

  • Barton Springs US$4

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Day 13: Amarillo

Yep. This IS the way to Amarillo – via the wonderful Cadillac Ranch – an art exhibition where visitors can add their mark to the spray paint covering the upturned, half buried Cadillac. Colourful and vibrant, this is what your Instagram was made for. Your road trip will take you into the heart of real Texas’, through grasslands and desert. Everything’s bigger here – and that includes the food portions, so tuck in!

Meals Included: Breakfast included

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Day 14: Santa Fe

Say hello to sunny Santa Fe, the capital of New Mexico! Here, Mexican and American cultures meet in the worlds of architecture, culture, food and much more. Take in galleries, Navajo crafts, historic adobe buildings and a vibrant restaurant scene.

Meals Included: Breakfast included

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Day 15: Monument Valley

Get that Wild West feeling with the epic landscape of Monument Valley, and unleash your inner cowboy or cowgirl. Get to know the Navajo and their history on the land, discovering a fascinating culture and engaging stories.

Meals Included: Breakfast included

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Day 16-17: Grand Canyon National Park

In truth, nothing will prepare you for the true spectacle and size of the Grand Canyon – and your big reveal will leave you open-mouthed with awe. You’ll have the chance to explore the trails, either hiking into the canyon itself for a whole new perspective, or taking a stroll along the rim where you might just discover some grazing deer. For a once in a lifetime experience, how about a helicopter ride? However you choose to experience it, visiting the Grand Canyon is surely something you’ll remember forever.

Meals Included: Breakfast (x2) included

Optional Activities:

  • Helicopter flight US$254-$284
  • IMAX Theater US$15

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Day 18: Las Vegas

Leaving the dusty roads of canylonland behind, you’ll find yourself thrown into the bright lights and truly unique atmosphere of ‘Sin City’. Although your tour comes to an end here, we definitely recommend adding extra nights to get to grips with Vegas. Take a limo tour, befriend an Elvis impersonator, fill your face at an all-you-can-eat-buffet, bungee jump from the Stratosphere…whatever you fancy, you’ll find it in Vegas…This tour ends at approximately 17:00. We can book you post-tour accommodation at our gateway hotel if required. If you are planning to fly tonight, please do not book a flight that departs before 21:00.

Meals Included: Breakfast included

Inclusions:
  • Services of a TrekAmerica tour leader and driver
  • Private transportation with free Wi-Fi on board
  • All hotel accommodation included
  • Accommodation: Hotel, Hotel: 17
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Tour Highlights:
  • Washington D.C. Monuments Backroads tour
  • Take in the famous scenery of Monument Valley on a Navajo guided tour
  • Climb Philadelphia's famous 'Rocky' steps & visit the Liberty Bell
  • The sweet sounds of New Orleans & Austin
  • Awe-inspiring sunset / sunrise over the Grand Canyon
  • Spray your mark onto cars at the Cadillac Ranch
  • Admission to national parks & monuments - Monument Valley & Grand Canyon