THE GRAND CANYON, ANTELOPE CANYON, MONUMENT VALLEY, CANYONLANDS NATIONAL PARK, ARCHES NATIONAL PARK, BRYCE CANYON NATIONAL PARK & ZION NATIONAL PARK
Start your journey in the Entertainment Capital of the World, Las Vegas, before you dive into the natural beauty of some of our most popular national parks. These parks contain some of the most thrilling hiking trails and astonishing landscapes in the United States. You’ll discover unique Monuments Valley, colorful Bryce Canyon, and the majestic Grand Canyon, and stunning Antelope Canyon. You’ll find awe-inspiring vistas in Zion, marvel at the rock formation of the Arches and connect with the vast canyons of Canyonlands.
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- 1 night in Las Vegas
- 2 nights in the Grand Canyon
- 1 night in Kayenta
- 3 nights in Moab
- 1 night in Bryce Canyon
- 1 night in Springdale (Zion National Park)
- Ground transportation in air-conditioned motor coach
- Accommodations at first-class hotels
- Porterage (1 bag per person)
- 15 meals: 9 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinners
- Comprehensive sightseeing tours including admission fees as indicated in the itinerary
- Professional Tour Director
Day 1: Arrive in Las Vegas
Welcome to Las Vegas, a desert oasis of neon lights and a city that needs no introduction. After you check in to your hotel, you’ll meet your guide and have a chance to experience the sights and sounds of this wonderland first hand. Consider an optional helicopter tour over the Las Vegas Strip!
Golden Nugget Hotel
Day 2: Las Vegas/Grand Canyon
You’ll depart Las Vegas early this morning and make your way to Kingman, one of Arizona’s hidden treasures. Once in Kingman, you’ll join Route 66 and travel along the longest stretch that remains of this historic route to Seligman. Evidence of the old road can be seen all along Seligman’s main street where motels, cafés and numerous gift shops beg to be explored. You’ll continue to your final destination, Grand Canyon National Park, a natural wonder that you simply have to see to believe. We suggest you spend time discovering the distinct South Rim. This evening, you’ll enjoy a welcome dinner with the other smarTours travelers.
Yavapai Lodge West | Breakfast, Dinner
Day 3: Grand Canyon
You may wish to rise early today to watch the sunrise over the Grand Canyon, this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity should not be missed. The Grand Canyon was carved by the Colorado River and is 227 miles long and up to 18 miles wide. Later in the morning, you will enjoy a guided hike with your Tour Guide and then the afternoon is yours to explore the Grand Canyon at your leisure. Consider an optional tour of the Grand Canyon this afternoon.
Day 4: Grand Canyon/Antelope Canyon/Kayenta
Today you’ll journey to another stunning region, Antelope Canyon, the most photographed slot canyon in the world. Formed over hundreds of years of water running through sandstone, Antelope Canyon is both a sacred site for the Navajo and a favorite destination for visitors from around the world. You’ll then continue to the Navajo nation Indian Reservation before you arrive at your final destination, Kayenta.
Kayenta Monument Valley Inn | Breakfast
Day 5: Kayenta/Monument Valley/Moab
This morning, you’ll see some of the most iconic sandstone buttes of Monument Valley and the heart of the sacred Navajo nation. Towering sandstone rock formations starting at the valley floor soar to the skies and have been sculpted over time in this American West wonderland. You’ll enjoy a Navajo-guided jeep tour of Monument Valley before you head to Moab.
Moab Valley Inn or Wingate by Wyndham Moab | Breakfast, Lunch
Day 6: Canyonlands National Park
Enjoy a full day in Canyonlands National Park where you will see a wilderness of countless canyons, and fantastically formed buttes carved by the Colorado River and its tributaries. Rivers divide the park into four districts: the Island in the Sky, the Needles, the Maze, and the Rivers themselves. You will have a guided tour of the most scenic spots in the Island in the Sky mesa that rests on sheer sandstone cliffs over 1,000 feet above the surrounding terrain. You may consider an optional Moab Jet Boat tour today.
| Breakfast, Lunch
Day 7: Arches National Park
Today you will visit Arches National Park, one of Utah’s Mighty 5. Once in the park, you’ll discover a landscape of contrasting colors, landforms, and textures unlike any other in the world. With over 2,000 natural stone arches, in addition to hundreds of soaring pinnacles and giant balanced rocks, this red rock wonderland will amaze you with its formations and inspire you with its most unique scenery.
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Day 8: Moab/Bryce Canyon National Park
Head west today to Utah’s Bryce Canyon National Park. Bryce Canyon consists of a series of horseshoe-shaped amphitheaters where the power of wind, water and geologic mayhem has etched the pink cliffs & shaped the colorful limestone rock into thousands of spires called “hoodoos”.
Best Western Ruby’s Inn | Breakfast, Dinner
Day 9: Bryce Canyon/Zion National Park
Continue to Zion National Park, Utah’s oldest national park known for its incredible canyons, lush forests, and spectacular views. Explore Zion National Park at your leisure today and follow the paths of ancient native people and gaze at massive sandstone cliffs of cream, pink, and red that soar into the bright blue sky. Consider an optional tour exploring Zion National Park. You’ll end the day with your fellow smarTours travelers to enjoy a farewell dinner.
La Quinta Inn Springdale | Breakfast, Dinner
Day 10: Depart Zion National Park
After breakfast, you’ll say good-bye to the new friends, but not the memories you’ve made as you prepare for your journey home. We’ll return to Las Vegas where you can catch your independent flight home. Please schedule return flights to depart after 2:00 PM.
Airfare is not included on this tour. You will be responsible for arranging your own arrival in the destination.
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* Departures designated as "Guaranteed" may be canceled or rescheduled only under Extraordinary Circumstances, for example in situations deemed to be unsafe or nonviable due to local conditions. See Terms & Conditions for full details.
Rates are per person based on double occupancy.
Single supplement applies when not sharing a room. Select a date above to see the rates for that specific departure.
Please note that all optional tours and excursions must be prepaid to smarTours in advance of departure
Reservations and Payments
Reservations can be made by phone (1.800.337.7773) and will be confirmed upon receipt of your non-refundable, non-transferable deposit, which must be received at the time of reservation. Deposits are $300 per person. Full payment is due 60 days prior to departure. Baggage fees may apply. Space and prices subject to availability. Please see the smarTours Terms and Conditions for complete booking information.
Optional Tours Customize your trip with these optional tours.
Enhance your trip with our recommended optional tours. Indicated optional tours are available to pre-book when you reserve your trip and can be added to your reservation up to final payment. This is the best option to guarantee your spot on your preferred optional tour! Optional tours require a minimum number of participants. Optional tours are non-refundable unless they do not operate.
Some optional tours can be purchased in-destination and may cost extra. The payment methods and currency information to purchase tours in-destination will be provided on final documentation.
Las Vegas by Night
- From approx. $119 Per Person
Enjoy the “City of Lights” from the best view possible…THE SKY! Vegas Nights is an amazing helicopter tour flying over the mega resorts of the Las Vegas Strip from the New York skyline to the Bellagio fountains and the never fading light of the Luxor pyramid. Prior to your departure from our Las Vegas terminal you will be served champagne to toast your night flight as you experience breathtaking sights from inside Maverick’s ECO-Star helicopter, the “limousine of the sky”.
Transportation is included with this tour. Tour itinerary, tour components and prices are subject to change at any time without notice for reasons that may include inclement weather conditions, FAA restrictions, and/or any other unforeseen occurrences.
AVAILABLE TO PRE-BOOK!
North Canyon Tour
- From approx. $230 Per Person
Fly over the widest and deepest portion of the Grand Canyon – known as the most geographically dynamic region of the Grand Canyon. This tour offers amazing views of the Dragon Corridor, Colorado River, and exposed formations over a billion years old. This is the perfect South Rim helicopter tour for those wanting to save time and still see the Grand Canyon from a birds eye view.
Fly in a comfortable, climate controlled helicopter with specially designed windows for optimum viewing. Tour duration is approximately 25-30 minutes and departs from Grand Canyon Heliport. Please arrive 30 minutes prior to tour departure time
AVAILABLE TO PRE-BOOK!
Moab Jet Boat Tour
- From approx. $110 Per Person
Enjoy a one-hour jet boat tour on the Colorado River. This excursion will drive you over the mighty Colorado River and between the majestic rock walls of this great canyon landscape. This is a once in a lifetime experience!
AVAILABLE TO PRE-BOOK!
Golden Nugget Hotel Las Vegas
Golden Nugget Las Vegas features more than 2,400 luxurious and comfortable rooms and suites across four towers, each designed with a variety of thoughtful amenities, including a hair dryer and safe.
129 Fremont St., Las Vegas, NV 89101Website
Yavapai Lodge West
At Yavapai Lodge®, natural beauty meets the magic of convenience. Set within Grand Canyon National Park, this hotel occupies a prime location at the South Rim. The lodge is a short walk or bus ride from the South Rim and steps away from the market, bank and post office.
11 Yavapai Lodge Road, Grand Canyon, AZ 86023Website
Kayenta Monument Valley Inn
Located on the largest Indian Reservation in the United States, The Kayenta Monument Valley Inn offers 163 guest rooms all with wireless high-speed internet access, satellite DIRECTV, an onsite health and fitness facility, seasonal heated outdoor pool, and a full service restaurant featuring both authentic Native American cuisine and traditional American Dining!
U.S. 160, Kayenta, AZ 86033Website
Moab Valley Inn
Spacious, friendly and comfortable, the Moab Valley Inn is your jumping off point to Utah’s outdoor recreation capital. Our hotel offers the perfect retreat after a day of desert adventure with modern rooms and suites.
711 South Main Street, Moab, Utah 84532
Wingate by Wyndham Moab
1260 South Highway 191, Moab, Utah 84532Website
Best Western Plus Ruby's Inn Hotel
Experience the wonder of being just one mile from the awe-inspiring Bryce Canyon National Park. After a full day of exploring the area, you’ll delight in coming back to the comfortable, well-appointed rooms. Enjoy abundant amenities – including cable satellite television with movie channels and free wireless Internet.
26 South Main Street, Bryce Canyon City, Utah 84764Website
La Quinta Inn Springdale
This hotel is located in Zion Canyon less than a mile from the majesty of Zion National Park. We’re nestled in southwest Utah, surrounded by natural beauty near the borders of Nevada and Arizona. Amenities include a seasonal outdoor pool and hot tub and fitness center.
792 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, Utah 84767Website
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TRANSPORTATION & ACCOMMODATIONS
Airfare is not included on this tour. Upon independent arrival in the destination, please make your own way to the hotel.
REAL ID ACT
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Final instructions and additional travel tips will be sent to you 14-21 days before the scheduled start of your tour via email. If you have not received your final documents, please check your spam folder or contact smarTours.
The smarTours Tour Director will be available in the hotel lobby from 4pm – 6pm on Day 1 to assist with local sightseeing or answer any questions. Further details will be provided on the final travel documents.