USA 2016 on sale

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Offer ends 30 October

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We are your local friend in the destination and with our in-depth knowledge you’ll discover experiences, places and people you may have never found on your own.

Every one of our USA guided holidays has been carefully crafted to include our famous Insider Experiences, perfectly located hotels, a hand selected Travel Director, VIP entry into certain sights and free time.

What are you waiting for? Experience the best of the USA with us.

Meet our Travel Director Todd

Travel Director Todd tells us about seeing the Grand Canyon for the first time and why he loves what he does.

BBQ cook-off on Route 66

Meet the USA’s national barbecue champions, the Randles and the Mellows, for a Be My Guest dining experience on Route 66. Enjoy dinner in the historic Forest Park, home to the 1904 World Fair, where your host and “Pit Master” Jim Randle details the family’s path to barbecue prominence. Learn about the different BBQ styles of Carolina, St. Louis, Memphis and Texas before getting tips on what goes into creating a great BBQ sauce. Split into teams and create your own BBQ sauce using your newfound knowledge and have a complete USA-style cook-off with your fellow travellers on this Route 66 trip.

Private performance with music legend Johnny Cash’s son

Go beyond the usual music tours in Nashville and gain a Cultural Insight into the life and music of Johnny Cash during a private performance with Johnny and June Carter’s son, John Carter Cash. Be entertained by John’s own original music, as well as a few numbers made famous by his legendary family. Chat with John and ask any questions about his father, their family and the influence music has had on him. Meet John on our Tastes and Sounds of the South.

Stay in Yellowstone’s first superior hotel

Relax and unwind in Mammoth Hot Springs Hotel in Wyoming and soak up the incredible views of Yellowstone’s hot limestone springs. Built in 1937, this Authentic Accommodation was the first elegant hotel built within the National Park and its pristine lodge location shows-off the natural wonders of Yellowstone alongside its plentiful wildlife. The hotel name derives from the Mammoth Hot Springs Terrace, a popular step-like geological feature nearby. Enjoy an overnight stay at the Mammoth Hot Springs Hotel on our NEW eight-day Secrets and Winter Wonders of Yellowstone Hidden Journey. 

Discover the “Salad bowl of the World”

In Salinas Valley, also known as the “Salad Bowl of the World”, join a Local Specialist on an agricultural education tour to discover what makes Monterey County the number one vegetable growing region in the world. Then travel further north for a Californian Be My Guest experience at Happy Girl Kitchen. Your hosts, Jordan and Todd will share their knowledge and love of food as you dine on a meal made from only the freshest of ingredients. Learn about this farm to table experience on our Northern California holiday. 

Sleep in a historic American property

Its insider moments like sleeping in the setting of historic events at Boston’s elegant Omni Parker House that really turn holiday experiences into lifelong memories. Dating back to 1855, the property was where John F. Kennedy proposed to Jackie O in the summer of 1953 and announced his bid for congress in 1946. The hotel was also the workplace for Malcolm X and Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh and renowned for inventing the Boston cream pie in its kitchen. Stay in this Authentic Accommodation on the East Coast USA & Canada guided holiday. 

Meet a local Hawaiian Family in the Maui countryside

Hawaii’s tropical weather and abundance of rainforests and lush greenery make it the perfect destination to produce fresh fruit and vegetables year-round. Travel deep within Maui’s countryside and visit a local farm to learn about the sustainable agriculture on the island. Join the farmers’ family with an invitation for an exclusive Be My Guest lunch, and be treated to delicious Hawaiian specialities made with only the freshest, local ingredients on the Best of Hawaii trip.

USA 2016 Earlybirds on Sale

Add return flights with Virgin Australia from $995* per person

Terms and conditions

*$2,199 saving per couple ($1,099.50 per person) based on maximum 10% Early Payment Discount saving on the Trans-America Grand Adventure 13 July 2016 departure when paid in full by 30 October 2015. Available on selected holidays – see itinerary pages for each trip discount. . Can be combined with other brochure discounts where applicable, does not apply to extra nights accommodation, optional extensions, airfares, flight supplements and surcharges, taxes and fees, airport transfers and any cruise portion of a holiday. A deposit is required on booking and the full amount must be paid by 30 October 2015 to qualify. Subject to availability at time of booking and may be withdrawn at any time.*Fly to Los Angeles with Virgin Australia from $995 inclusive of tax pp ex Brisbane. Combinable with any Trafalgar USA and Canada guided holiday. Prices are per person, inclusive of government taxes, airline fees and fuel surcharges for direct flights only valid as of 20 July 2015 and are subject to change or withdrawal without notice.. All air travel will be booked using Virgin Australia. Airfares listed are per person return economy fares that must be purchased in conjunction with a Trafalgar guided holiday. 2. *Full air payment (incl. taxes) must be made within 3 days after air reservations or by 31 Aug 2015, whichever comes first. Bookings made between 24 Aug 2015 and 31 Aug 2015 require immediate payment. Virgin Australia reserves the right to advise an earlier airfare TTL date, subject to booking conditions and restrictions. All air bookings are to be created and owned by Trafalgar 3. Fares are valid for departures from 01 June 2015 – 30 September 2016 subject to booking class availability. Seasonal restrictions apply.

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