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Luxury

Grand Western National Parks

San Francisco to Jackson
15 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: UTUW15
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Birds of Prey Encounter

Encounter the resident raptors of Jackson and learn about the local birds of prey.

San Francisco's Prison Island

Discover the chilling history of Alcatraz, walking the same hallways as some of America's most notorious criminals.

A Grand Flight

Embark on a flight-seeing tour of Grand Canyon National Park, taking in unforgettable views.

Your Vacation Includes

  • Expert APT Tour Director
  • Transfers, porterage and gratuities
  • Guaranteed maximum 40 guests
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in one location
  • Luxury dining - a total of 20 meals

Map & Itinerary

Canada & Alaska UTUW15 Map 2020
San Francisco to Jackson

Designed Exclusively for APT guests

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

Welcome to San Francisco! Be whisked to your hotel in time for a welcome dinner.

Stay: Two Nights, Parc 55 San Francisco

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  • Dinner

Set off on a guided tour to take in the city’s icons and hidden hot-spots. This afternoon, head to the prison-island of Alcatraz, and hear stories about its many former infamous residents on a tour.

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  • Breakfast
The Painted Ladies of San Francisco with pink sunset.

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

This evening, listen to a local rock climber recount the region’s history.


Sonoma Valley is the perfect place for a wine tasting and tour. Afterwards, travel through California’s Sierra Nevada mountain range to the World Heritage-listed Yosemite National Park for a Signature Experience.

Stay: Two Nights, Yosemite National Park, Yosemite Valley Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

A full day in Yosemite National Park is ideal for delving in to nature. Set off among the local sequoia trees, the largest of their kind, on a tour and spend the rest of the afternoon at your own pace. Relax at the lodge, or take a stroll along one of the park’s walking trails.

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  • Breakfast

Your sights are set on Death Valley National Park today. Venture through Tiago Pass, and be amazed by the sparse desertland and extinct volcanic craters. An oasis in the national park, you’ll reach your hotel with time to settle in.

Stay: The Oasis at Death Valley

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Tour the famous Las Vegas strip, and revisit the glory of the city’s past at the Neon Museum.


Today, descend 82 metres below sea level at Badwater Basin to see the large salt flats. From here, the flashing lights of Las Vegas call you onwards for a Signature Experience. Afterwards, its back to your hotel.

Stay: Two Nights, Caesars Palace Las Vegas

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  • Breakfast
View across the neon lights of Las Vegas at night

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Today is set aside for something truly special - what better way to see the Grand Canyon than on a flight-seeing tour? Soaring high above the rippling rocks, you’ll see Hoover Dam, Lake Mead and the Colorado Plateau.


Enjoy a special Signature Experience over Grand Canyon National Park today. Take the chance to explore the national park on foot after.

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  • Breakfast

This holiday is all about national parks, so it wouldn’t be complete without stopping in at Bryce Canyon National Park. See the spiralling hoodoo formations of red rock and pink cliffs before arriving at your hotel just on the outskirts of Zion National Park.

Stay: Two Nights, Zion National Park, Desert Pearl Inn (or similar)

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Spend the day exploring Zion National Park’s grottos and rivers at leisure. Stroll along the scenic walking trails, or board the shuttle which follows a designated path to the park’s viewpoints. If you’d rather pop in at some nearby art galleries and cafes instead, you might like to head just outside the national park to Springdale.

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  • Breakfast

Park City is Utah’s mecca for outdoor activities - slopes are sprinkled with skiers in winter, and hiking trails blaze with cyclists in summer. Maybe join in the excitement, or just take some time to relax.

Stay: Hotel Park City, Autograph Collection

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  • Breakfast

Cross through idyllic farmland and ranchlands of Wasatch Mountain Range on your way to Jackson. Once you’ve arrived, settle in to your hotel before dinner.

Stay: Two Nights, Rustic Inn at Jackson Hole (or similar)

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

After your Freedom of Choice inclusion, you’ll encounter resident raptors of the area and learn about the local birds of prey.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Maybe visit the National Museum of Wildlife Art, or ride the gondola at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort.


Take the morning off to relax. The early afternoon is set aside for a Freedom of Choice activity. Maybe visit the National Museum of Wildlife Art, or ride the gondola at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. Later is set aside for your Signature Experience.

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  • Breakfast

Your day kicks off with a float trip down Snake River where you’ll be able to see the Grand Teton mountain range. The world’s first national park, Yellowstone, is next on your list. Explore the lower loop’s geysers, hot springs and mud pots before heading to your hotel.

Stay: Two Nights, Yellowstone National Park Lodges (or similar)

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  • Breakfast
View of colourful body of water with visiters surrounding the banks, USA

Relish more time to unearth the park’s lesser-known treasures on the upper loop. With less crowds, perhaps glimpse local wildlife.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Head back to Jackson before transferring to the airport for your onward flight.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Bright Lights of Las Vegas

The Strip's most iconic hotel, experience world-renowned luxury, service and entertainment.

Up Close to Nature

You will always be immersed in the wilderness as you explore seven national parks during your journey.

An Unlikely Oasis

Spend a night in Death Valley at The Oasis where life flourishes in the middle of the desert.

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