Route 66 2014

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Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona, USASanta Monica Pier in California, USADrive along historic Route 66, USA
Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona, USA
Santa Monica Pier in California, USA
Drive along historic Route 66, USA
  • Duration: 14 Days
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  • Brochure: USA and Canada 2014
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  • Style: Discovery
  • Description: Take a ride through historic Route 66 beginning at the lakefront city of Chicago on this guided trip. Get a taste of the Old West in Oklahoma City, kick up your heels in Albuquerque and indulge in all the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas and Hollywood. Marvel at the awe-inspiring landscapes of the Grand Canyon and take in all the scenic vistas along the way. An unforgettable trip of the famous Route 66.
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Optionals

On every itinerary, we offer a range of optional excursions that allow you to further enhance your experience should you so choose. These are purchased when you are on your trip, via your Trafalgar Travel Director. Depending on the region visited these can be paid with cash or credit card.


A reduction of 25% of the cost of the Optional Excursions is offered to all children under the age of 16 years at the time of travel. Please Note: This discount to does not apply to North America optionals, as they are already discounted.

  • GRAND CANYON

    • + SOUTH RIM AIRPLANE TOUR - 40-50 MIN FIXED WING AIRCRAFT FLIGHT The original air tour of the Grand Canyon and the best value! Board an ultra-quiet small aircraft for a 40-45 minute Grand Discovery flight over the Grand Canyon. This tour covers the most famous and beautiful parts of the Grand Canyon including the Eastern Zuni Corridor, the Confluence and the North Rim and returns through the Western Dragon Corridor. The wings on this aircraft are located over the windows which allows for spectacular panoramic sightseeing and picture taking. Subject to weather conditions. Flight duration: 40-50 minutes. Tour length: 2 hours. (Prices include taxes and $6 local fees).

    • + NORTH CANYON TOUR 25-30 MIN HELICOPTER FLIGHT Experience the magnitude of the Grand Canyon and its splendor of ever-changing color in a perspective incomparable to any other method of seeing this “Wonder of the World.” Your tour takes you over the deepest portion of the Grand Canyon, through the Dragon Corridor, and continues to the North Rim, where you view the incredible geological differences between the North and South Rims. During your return to the South Rim, enjoy breathtaking views of temples, shrines and rock formations sculpted by time while flying above the widest portion of the mighty Colorado River. Subject to weather conditions. $20.00 PRIMETIME Supplement applies from May 1-Oct 15 (7:30am - 10:00am & 1:00pm - 5:30pm) Flight duration: 25-30 minutes. Tour length: 2 hours. (Prices include taxes and $6 local fees).

    • + NORTH CANYON TOUR- 25-30 MIN ECOSTAR HELICOPTER FLIGHT Fly the EC 130, the “newest and quietest” helicopter in the Grand Canyon with larger windows. Your tour takes you over the deepest portion of the Grand Canyon, through the Dragon Corridor, and continues to the North Rim. During your return to the South Rim, enjoy breathtaking views of temples, shrines and rock formations sculpted by time while flying above the widest portion of the mighty Colorado River. Flight duration: 25-30 minutes. $20.00 PRIMETIME Supplement applies from May 1-Oct 15 (7:30am - 10:00am & 1:00pm - 5:30pm) Tour length: 2 hours. Subject to weather conditions. (Prices include taxes and $6 local fees).

    • + IMPERIAL - 40-50 MIN HELICOPTER FLIGHT EASTERN AND NORTH GRAND CANYON Enjoy this tour of the panoramic magnificence of the Eastern Grand Canyon combined with the renowned beauty of The North Canyon. The spectacular views of the Painted Desert and Colorado River alone make this tour worth its weight in gold. With so much to see and experience, the Eastern Canyon tour is as unique as it is beautiful. Subject to weather conditions. Flight duration: 40-50 minutes. $20.00 PRIMETIME Supplement applies from May 1-Oct 15 (7:30am - 10:00am & 1:00pm - 5:30pm) Tour length: 2 hours. (Prices include taxes and $6 local fees).

    • + IMPERIAL - 40-50 MIN ECOSTAR HELICOPTER FLIGHT EASTERN AND NORTH GRAND CANYON Fly the EC 130, the “newest and quietest” helicopters in the Grand Canyon with larger windows, and all seats facing forward. Embark on this 45-50 minute tour of the Eastern Grand Canyon that combines with the renowned beauty of The North Canyon tour. Enjoy spectacular views of the Painted Desert and Colorado River. Subject to weather conditions. $20.00 PRIMETIME Supplement applies from May 1-Oct 15 (7:30am - 10:00am & 1:00pm - 5:30pm). Flight duration: 40-50 minutes. Tour length: 2 hours. (Prices include taxes and $6 local fees).

    • + SOUTH RIM AIRPLANE TOUR - 40-50 MIN FIXED WING AIRCRAFT FLIGHT The original air tour of the Grand Canyon and the best value! Board an ultra-quiet small aircraft for a 40-45 minute Grand Discovery flight over the Grand Canyon. This tour covers the most famous and beautiful parts of the Grand Canyon including the Eastern Zuni Corridor, the Confluence and the North Rim and returns through the Western Dragon Corridor. The wings on this aircraft are located over the windows which allows for spectacular panoramic sightseeing and picture taking. Subject to weather conditions. Flight duration: 40-50 minutes. Tour length: 2 hours. (Prices include taxes and $6 local fees).

  • BRANSON

    • + LEGENDS IN CONCERT SHOW & DINNER Come experience one of Branson’s most popular shows, with five different acts embodying some of the greatest stars of the American musical tradition. All shows feature tribute artists playing Elvis Presley and Blues Brothers acts. In addition, shows May – Aug feature tribute artists portraying Martina McBride, the Temptations, Michael Jackson and special guest George Strait (Jul – Aug only), and shows Sep – Oct feature tribute artists portraying Bette Midler, Alan Jackson and Johnny Mathis. Dinner is included before the show. Tour length: 2 hours. (Min: 15 passengers).

  • LAS VEGAS

    • + LAS VEGAS SIGHTS AND LIGHTS Join this exciting night on the town in the ‘City That Never Sleeps!’ You’ll be amazed by the brilliant Fremont Street Experience, see countless wedding chapels, and, of course, be awed by the most spectacular collection of casino hotels in the world. There will be plenty of stops along the way to see some of the most extravagant casinos and attractions, each trying to outdo the other. Be prepared for an evening that’s full of surprises! Tour length: 3.5 hours.

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Notes
  • * For single travellers purchasing the twin-share option, please note that there is a no smoking policy in all shared rooms. Solo travel is not accepted on guided Family Experiences holidays unless travelling as part of a family group. 
  • ^Twin-share option not available for trips to South America., Costa Rica, Mexico, Alaska, Hawaii or for any holiday & cruise combination, or in Asia and Eastern Mediterranean except Highlights of Turkey (without cruise) & Best of Turkey.

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