|2. Santa Maria - Carmel – 17 Mile Drive - Monterey - San Francisco area
Travel north to Carmel-by-the-Sea, a town known for its former Mayor, Clint Eastwood. Drive along the California Coast on the 17 Mile Drive. This is of the most scenic drives in the United States. You will see striking vistas of the Pacific Ocean, beautiful beaches, golf courses, and numerous mansions. After a stop in Monterey, continue north and we'll end our day on our arrival to the hotel in San Francisco area
3. San Francisco
San Francisco is a unique and breathtaking metropolis. On our morning sightseeing tour of this beautiful city we'll pass Union Square, Chinatown, the Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf. This afternoon is at leisure to discover the variety of sites, shops, and restaurants that reflect the City's great ethnic and cultural diversity. Overnight in San Francisco area.
4. San Francisco - Yosemite - Fresno
We travel to Yosemite National Park in the Sierra Nevada, with spectacular panoramas and mountain vistas. Highlights of the park include Yosemite Valley, its high cliffs and waterfalls and the Mariposa Grove, which contains hundreds of ancient giant sequoias, the world's largest living things. The area was home to American Indians for as long as 8,000 years. Overnight Fresno/Bakersfield.
5. Fresno - Calico Ghost Town - Las Vegas
Today travel south through the great farmlands of the fertile San Joaquin Valley. It is the state's top agricultural producing region, sometimes called "the nation's salad bowl" for the great array of fruits and vegetables grown in its fertile soil. Calico Ghost Town will carry us back in time to an authentic silver mining town of the Old West. Carefully reconstructed to recreate the spirit of Calico's Old West past. Walk the streets and examine the lives of the period miners and townspeople. We leave California and travel to Las Vegas, Nevada " the entertainment capital of the world," where we will say good-bye to our traveling companions ending in Las Vegas. Overnight Las Vegas
6. Las Vegas - Los Angeles
Today, you will return from Las Vegas to Los Angeles. On some tours the return will be by flight and without a tour guide. The tour will end at Los Angeles Airport.