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8-Day San Francisco to Yosemite, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas and Los Angeles Tour (Free Airport Pickup - LAX OUT)

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8-Day San Francisco to Yosemite, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas and Los Angeles  Tour (Free Airport Pickup - LAX OUT)
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Departure City San Francisco CA US
Return City Los Angeles CA US
Language Chinese and English
Available Days Daily
Duration 8 Day(s) / 7 Night(s)
Tour code GOL-SFO-187A

Visit Lombard Street, City Hall, St. Mary's Cathedral, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Yosemite National Park, Tunnel View Point, Berkley University, Apple Park, Joshua Tree National Park, Universal Studios, Desert Hills Premium Outlets, San Diego, Disneyland, Hoover Dam, West Rim, Mather Point, South Rim, Grand Canyon, Eagle Point, Los Angeles, Antelope Canyon, Barstow Outlets, Cactus Garden, Sea World and much more at deal breaking price with exclusive discount offers.

Day 1
Home – San Francisco

Arrive at the SFO international airport from 10:30 am to 10:30 pm to avail the free airport pickup. Our tour guide will meet you at the Information Center of Terminal 2 on second floor. He will arrange the hotel shuttle service for you which will take you to the Hotel. At the hotel you can rest and enjoy your free time. You should meet the guide within the mentioned time frame otherwise you will have to arrange transport to hotel on your own.

Hotel: Courtyard Marriott SFO, Park Pointe Hotel or Similar. 

Day 2
Stanford – Silicon Valley – San Francisco City Tour

Today we will visit the Berkley University in the morning. We will get to know about this historical university on our visit. We will then board on the bus and leave for San Francisco City through the Silicon Valley. Our first stop in the city will be at the Palace of Fine Arts. Later for our lunch we will stop at the Fisherman’s Wharf. You will get a chance to take the San Francisco Bay Cruise to sightsee places like Golden Gate Bridge, and Alcatraz Island. Before bringing our day to an end we will go on an exclusive city tour.

Hotel: Clarion Inn, Comfort Inn or Similar. 

Day 3
Yosemite NP – California Central Valley – Los Angeles

On the third day of the tour our group will visit one of the most beautiful National Parks on the country; Yosemite National. The main highlights of our National Park visit include Yosemite waterfall, the El Capitan and Tunnel View Point. Once we are done with our visit, we will take you through the California Central Valley to arrive at Los Angeles.

Hotel: Ramada Commerce or Similar. 

Day 4
Choose 1 of 10 Events

  1. Los Angeles City Tour ($50/person)

  2. Sea World San Diego ($65/person)

  3. San Diego City Tour ($50/person)

  4. Universal Studios ($90/person)

  5. Disneyland ($90/person)

  6. Disneyland Adventure Park ($90/person)

  7. Seaview Train Ride ($60/person)

  8. Joshua Tree National Park ($30/person)

Day 5
Los Angeles – Fashion Outlet – Las Vegas

We will leave Los Angeles early in the morning for Las Vegas. On our way we will make a short stop at Fashion Outlet for lunch. You will also get a chance to do some shopping here. We will in Vegas in the evening and you will have an option to either join the night tour or try the high roller. The choice is yours.

Hotel: Stratosphere or Similar. 

Day 6
Hoover Dam – Grand Canyon (West Rim/South Rim) – Las Vegas

West Rim: You can join us on a guided bus tour to the West Rim of the Grand Canyon. Our group will visit the Eagle Point and Guano Point. At the West Rim, you can get a chance to get on the world famous Skywalk Bridge. Later, there is a helicopter tour to sightsee the Canyon from a totally different perspective.

South Rim: You can choose to go to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. We will visit the Mather Point which offers the best sightseeing experience. At the South Rim, you can watch the Grand Canyon IMAX movie.

Later, guests will also visit the Hoover Dam. And when we return to Vegas you can watch some night shows if you want to.

Hotel: Stratosphere or Similar. 

Day 7
Las Vegas – Antelope Canyon / Free Day – Las Vegas

Free day: You can choose to have a free day and place activities on your own.

Antelope Canyon: Visit Glen Canyon Dam in the morning. Then we will take you to Antelope Canyon which is known for its beautiful views. You can also take an optional Airplane Tour at the Lake Powell to view the beautiful lake and surrounding area from the top. Later, our group will visit Horseshoe Bend and then leave for Vegas.

Hotel: Stratosphere or Similar. 

Day 8
Chocolate Factory – Cactus Garden – Barstow Outlet – Los Angeles

Leave the hotel in the morning and head to Ethel M Chocolate Factory where you can taste some chocolate. Here we will also get to know about the process of making chocolates. From here we will visit the Cactus Garden and in the afternoon stop at Barstow Outlets for lunch and shopping. Finally, we will reach Los Angeles in the evening.

IMPORTANT NOTES
  • 1. The order of itinerary may change without any notice depending on weather situations or for some other unforeseen circumstances.
  • 2. The order of activities held during the tour is planned by the tour guide. So, it may be different from what is mentioned on the tour page. On fewer occasions, Tour Guide has to skip an attraction or few during the tour depending on weather, traffic, group interest or some other reason.
  • 3. Some attractions are seasonal. So, when they are closed they will be replaced with some other attraction.
  • 4. You can skip some optional activities during the tour and plan something on your own. Make sure that you coordinate with Tour guide and stay with the group with next activity. Please note you cannot stay on the bus if you skip some optional activity.
  • 5. Probable hotel names are mentioned in the itinerary. It can be similar or a different hotel of the similar rating. Exact Hotel details can only be provided one day before the departure.
  • 6. Maximum 4 people of any age can stay in 1 Room in the hotel.
  • 7. These tours are conducted in a group. A group can have people of several cultures. We expect each person to coordinate with Tour guide to make sure things are on track.
  • 8. Though attractions are optional but you have to at least take 2 attractions.
  • 9. Please book your flights after receiving e-ticket for your tour.
cost includes

  Passengers will be picked up and dropped off at their chosen locations. (Please take notice of locations and times of pick up)

  All tours are carried out in air conditioned bus. We may also use a minivan depending on the number of people booking the tour.

  A professional tour escort will be with you throughout the tour.​

  Tour package price includes all the taxes.

  Free Airport Pickup is available on this tour.

cost Excludes

  Mandatory admission: $50 Cable Car, Yosemite National Park, San Francisco City Tour, Berkeley University and Fuel Surcharge.

  Rates could alter without prior notice.

   Airport pickup service charges $5/person.

  Optional fees will be paid in cash to the guide. Optional activities price may change or can be different as displayed on the website.

  Guide will arrange meals and drinks when requested as they are not included in the package.

  Daily Service charges for driver and the guide is $9 minimum per person.

  Such expenses as telephone services, alcoholic drinks, beverages and laundry services which are private room services.

  Services related to travel insurance.

  Other personal expenses.

Important: We never encourage customers to purchase admission packages from outside sources and try using them in this tour with discount. If they do, they must arrange transport on the same day.



Attractions Adult Child (3-11 yrs) Senior (65+ yrs)
Antelope Canyon, AZ$50.00$50.00$50.00
Aquarium of the Bay$27.00$27.00$27.00
Grand Canyon Helicopter & Cruise Combo, AZ$218.00$218.00$218.00
Grand Canyon IMAX, AZ$25.00$25.00$25.00
Grand Canyon Skywalk, AZ$25.00$25.00$25.00
Grand Canyon South Rim, AZ$90.00$90.00$90.00
Grand Canyon West Rim Helicopter Tour, AZ$168.00$168.00$168.00
Grand Canyon West Rim, AZ$90.00$90.00$90.00
KA Show, LV$120.00$120.00$120.00
Las Vegas Free Day, NV$30.00$30.00$30.00
Las Vegas High Roller, NV$37.00$37.00$37.00
Las Vegas Jubilee Show, NV$92.00$0.00$92.00
Las Vegas La Reve Show, NV$176.00$176.00$176.00
Las Vegas Night Tour, NV$35.00$35.00$35.00
Las Vegas Show, NV$92.00$92.00$92.00
Las Vegas V - Show$78.00$78.00$78.00
Magic Show, Las Vegas, NV$73.00$73.00$73.00
Mandatory Fee: Cable Car,Yosemite National Park,San Francisco City Tour,Berkeley University and Fuel Surcharge$50.00$50.00$50.00
San Francisco Advanced Tour, CA$35.00$35.00$35.00
San Francisco Bay Cruise, CA$39.00$39.00$39.00
Stanford University, CA$20.00$20.00$20.00
Yosemite National Park, CA$10.00$10.00$10.00
Important Notes
  • 1. All the prices are listed in USD.
  • 2. Tour display price is based on double occupancy. It is the price each person will pay if a group of two is traveling.
  • 3. Prices may change without any notice.
  • 4. Prices include hotel accommodation, transportation and taxes.
  • 5. Admission Tickets to different places and meals are NOT included in the tour price.
  • 6. Mandatory Tip for tour guide and driver are NOT included.
  • 7. Only the tour guide can purchase entrance tickets for you. Pre-purchased tickets are NOT acceptable.
  • 8. A free (i.e. Buy 2 Get 1 Free) person, not showing up on a departure date will result in a penalty. The penalty is usually the fourth person price, but it varies. Free person has to pay for some admission tickets that is included in the tour package price of Paid Person.
  • 9. There must be at least one passenger of 18 years for every booking made with GoldenBusTours. For Children between the age group of 2 to 14 years, a different price will be charged. Please refer to Child price on our pricing calendar. Child Age may vary between different bus operators. Maximum 4 people of any age can stay in 1 Room in the hotel. If the 5th person is infant you will be charged normally then with the second room as an expense.
  • 10. Activities are optional though, but each customer has to participate in 2 activities at least. No city pass allowed. Some attractions are mandatory. Each customer has to take part in them and have to pay for them in cash.
Departure Locations

Free Airport Pickup service is available from SFO (Information Center of Terminal 2) between 10:30 AM to 10:30 PM. Service available after 30 min reach from 10:30 i.e. 11:00, 11:30…

245 S Airport Blvd, (CitiGarden Hotel SFO Airport) South San Francisco, CA 94080 guests can take a shuttle and go to the hotel for rest - Tue, Wed Only.

1050 Bayhill Dr, (Courtyard Marriott SFO Airport) San Bruno, CA 94066 guests can take a shuttle and go to the hotel for rest - Mon, Thu, Fri, Sat & Sun.

Paid pickup service is available from San Jose International Airport(SJC) between 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM. Meet the tour guide at the baggage claim area.

Returns Locations

Kindly book your flights (For domestic) to depart from LAX after 8:30 PM and (For international) after 9:30 PM. Free Drop off to this Airport but only at the time mentioned before.

Important Notes
  • 1. Arrive at departure location 10 to 15 minutes before the mentioned time to make sure you catch the bus on time. If in case you are late, the bus will not wait for you at the location and ultimately you will miss the entire tour (no refund in this case).
  • 2. Return time on the website is just an estimation. Expect some variation always. Time may change depending on traffic and weather situations
  • 3. There is a possibility that tour operator may use a shuttle to drop you off at the return location. It usually happens in the case of multiple return locations.
  • 4. You can leave the tour at any place only after signing a Tour Departure Form for leaving the tour early.
  • 5. Please note that price will stay the same even if you leave the tour early.
  • 6. If you have booked a pre-tour hotel stay, then you will have to arrange your own transport from hotel to departure location.
  • 7. If you have booked extra night hotel after the tour, then you will arrange transport from drop off point to hotel.
  • 8. On West Coast tours some bus operators have a lot of departure locations. A slow start is expected on these tours.
Reservation, Booking & Redemption

Terms & Conditions

Any travel service purchases indicate your acceptance of the Terms & Conditions set out herein.

You are advised to carefully read through and understand these Terms & Conditions before making your booking.


Tour Confirmation

You will get an email immediately once you place an order. Tour Confirmation usually takes 2, 3 days except for urgent order. Urgent orders can be confirmed in a day or even few hours, but we can’t assure success in these cases. On fewer occasions, some of the others may require a longer period of time for confirmation. You are advised not to book airline tickets unless you have received the confirmation.


E-Ticket (Mandatory to be on bus)

Your e-ticket includes complete operator information such as local telephone numbers at your destination. You are required to print the e-tickets and bring them along with you on the trip. They will be needed as proof of purchase.


Changes in Booking

You may incur a fee for any revisions or alterations made to the reservation when the booking has already been confirmed. Cancellation fees may be applied to things such as name changes or corrections. They may also apply to tour date changes or tour itinerary changes. Please note that no departure changes are permitted 72 hours before departure.


Changes in Tour Itinerary

We are continuously striving to improve tour itineraries and features. In the event of unforeseen circumstances that are beyond the control, we do reserve the right to vary the itineraries and to substitute hotels. Duplicate departures may operate during certain peak periods, sometimes in reverse order. As such, hotels may vary from those included on the itinerary pages.

Reschedule

​If you wish to reschedule your tour (change the departure date or choose a different tour) then a reschedule fees may be applied. A reschedule fees of $25 or 6% (which one is higher) will be applied. Please note that all reschedule requests should be made before 5 days of tour departure. Requests made after the mentioned duration shall not be entertained.​

Cancellation or Reschedule charges are applicable even if you are NOT able to take the tour because of visa rejection.

Pricing

1. One room can accommodate maximum 4 people. Even if you are 5 people including 1 month old baby you still need 2 rooms.

2. If you can carry your child up to 3 years of age then you do not need to book seats for him. It may vary from one tour to another.

3. Service providers hold the right to change the itinerary and hotel arrangements without any notice.

4. Child (0-9 years) and Single traveler going on the tour have special rates. These prices vary from one tour to another.

5. Meals and Attractions are not included. You can ask your tour guide to try to arrange the meal for you as per your requirements. For attractions, admission fees pay it to the tour guide on the tour.

6. Prices may change without any notice because of prices fluctuation in the market.

7. All prices mentioned on the website are in US dollars.

8. In Case of Bank Wire Transfer customer have to bear Wire transfer fee.

9. Tour package price is inclusive of taxes.

10. Tour Prices are every individual and in view of room inhabitance.

Child Rate:

Child rates are applicable for children between (0-12 years) of age. Parents are advised to bring car seats for the safety of their child.

Buy 2 Get 3rd discounted: Get 3rd Ticket on special discounted rates on the purchase of 2 tickets.

Cancellation

No matter the reason for the cancellation, we are forced to carry costly charges from out travel and hotel providers in the form of penalties and fees that re-incurred when there is a cancellation of confirmed or pending bookings. As such, there are cancellation penalties or fees incurred. Determination of the time of cancellation will be done when the notice is received and confirmed by our office. You must make any notice of cancellation directly to GoldenBusTours by email or webmail at the Contact Us section.

We reserve the right to cancel or re-schedule any tour departure with respect to operating requirement or circumstances beyond control. In case a cancellation is made at any given moment in time before departure, our only liability as GoldenBusTours will be to refund you, the passenger with the amount we received for the booking of the tour. We will try our best to re-book the same or similar tour. We are not responsible for any cancellation penalties that may have been incurred on any other travel arrangements inclusive of separate purchase of air tickets.

We are not liable for any other travel arrangements that have been affected as a result of the cancellations.


Cancellation Charges

Since this is a 100% guaranteed departure, in the case of a cancellation, a refund of 120% will be given. The refund, however, doesn’t apply to bad weather conditions, Airport Closures, State Emergencies or anything that is beyond our control as the tour operator.

Cancellation penalties per person for 1-4 day tours

 16-30 days or more prior to departure- 10% of the total amount purchased.

⇒  7-14 days prior to departure- 35% of the total amount purchased.

⇒  4-6 Days prior to departure- 50% of the total amount purchased.

⇒  Within 3 days prior to departure - 100% of the total amount purchased.

⇒  Departure day or no show 100% per person.

Cancellation charges for 5 days and above tour

⇒  A 10% cancellation fee of the total tour purchase will be incurred if the cancellation occurs 46 days or more before the departure date.

⇒  A 25% cancellation fee of the total tour purchase will be incurred if the cancellation occurs 21-45 days before the departure date.

⇒  A 50% cancellation fee of the total tour purchase will be incurred if the cancellation occurs 8-20 days before the departure date.

⇒  A 100% cancellation fee of the total tour purchase will be incurred if the cancellation occurs 7 days before the departure date.

⇒  A 100% cancellation fee of the total tour purchase will also be incurred if the cancellation is done on the day of departure.


There is no refund for unused features. You forfeit the entire payment when you are a no show.

Cancellation or Reschedule charges are applicable even if you are NOT able to take the tour because of visa rejection.

In order for there not to be a cancellation, a minimum number of participants are required. We reserve the right to cancel a scheduled trip although every effort is made by us to ensure that normal operations are maintained.

An add-on fee of 6% for handling fees is charged in addition to the above penalties.

Note: More 30 days after the completion of the tour, we cannot grant any refunds.

Buy 2 Get 3rd Free: 

⇒  In the case of free passenger cancellation kindly update us 7 days before the departure. 

⇒  In the case of late cancellation request or free passenger does not show up on tour day then $128 will be charged.

Responsibility
1. We highly recommend you to provide your flight details while booking tour with us or at least send us flight details via email 3 days before your tour departure. In case of non-compliance, you will be asked to join your hotel on the first day of tour at your own expense
 
2. Please check our return timings before booking your return flights at the end of the tour. During high season (National and Summer Holidays) book your flights at least 1 hour later than the suggested time.

3. Before booking any tour make sure to go through every detail like tour itinerary, tour price, cancellation policy,  reschedule and refund policies.

4. You should either bring a printed copy of your E-Ticket or bring it in your smartphone on the day of tour departure. You should also bring a valid photo ID along with your E-Ticket. In the case of any issues for not carrying E-Ticket or Photo ID GoldenBusTour will not be responsible.

5. Make sure to provide a valid phone number so we can reach you in the case of any emergency.

6. Please read all important notes, inclusion, exclusion section, terms and conditions, policies and below notes.

    6a. Tour Operator holds the right to cancel the tour at any time depending on poor weather condition or some other unforeseen circumstances. However, GoldenBusTour will update its customers about the cancellation and shall not be held accountable for charges other than tour fees.

    6b. Change in tour price will not affect any confirmed booking.

    6c. Tour Operator can change the order of itinerary at any time without any notice.

7. You will be responsible for your travel documents during the tour.

8. Reach Departure location about 20 to 30 minutes before departure time. Unfortunately, no one will wait for you in case you get in late. The bus mostly has Bus Operator name and logo on it. Even if you are five minutes late and miss the bus then GoldenBusTours or Tour Operator will not be responsible. There will be no refund in this case. You will be charged 100% tour fee.

9. Bring Cash to pay Tour Guide for Optional Activities. Activities are optional though, but every customer MUST purchase at least 2 attraction tickets. Few attractions are mandatory for all.

Allie
73 4

The golden bus tour was splendid and they had organized a perfect schedule. I liked it very much. They took the arrangement as their responsibility and so we traveled with ease and stayed in the best of the places.

Jaslon
63 5

Traveling for 8 days in the same bus was not like me, but I had no other option to go with others. But, now I do not regret. Everything was rightly organized and went as per the schedule. I did not miss a bit of the details and enjoyed.

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