Delight in spectacular scenery on this comprehensive 8-day semi-private, guided tour of the Colorado Plateau. Watch the wonders of the West spring to life as you hike the national park trails of Utah. Stand at the rim of the storied Grand Canyon. Glide in and out of Lake Powell’s narrow canyons and visit iconic Monument Valley. Enjoy seasonal activities like Hummer rides and river floats. This tour truly is befitting of its name allowing for time to spend at each jaw-dropping location.
Pricing: Adults (18+): $5,995 | Kids (17 & Under): $3,995Less
Your guide will meet you in a luxury 15-passenger coach at the Salt Lake City Airport and transfer you to the Waldorf Astoria Hotel to spend the evening in beautiful Park City, Utah. A welcome reception will be held where you will meet the other guests on your Wonders of the West tour to mingle.
Experience sheer sandstone walls up to 2,000' high, waterfalls, hanging gardens and slot canyons in Zion National Park • Splash through the waters of the Narrows • Meander down the street and visit the shops of quaint Springdale, Utah. • Spend the evening at Cliffrose, where riverside lodging and botanical gardens provide a lush backdrop to the terrain of the Southwest.
Admire the awe-inspiring vastness of the Grand Canyon, up to 18 miles wide and a mile deep • Explore this wonder of the natural world • Visit the less-crowded and higher altitude North Rim for an unspoiled view of the canyon’s cliffs. Rest at the Lake Powell Resort.
Hold your breath around hairpin corners and be sure to breathe out while marveling at the stunning red and burnt orange colors on a boat tour of Lake Powell • Led by a native Navajo guide, discover the enchanting beauty of Lower Antelope Canyon. Rest at the Lake Powell Resort.
Channel your inner-John Wayne with a photo astride a horse in Monument Valley • Shout out "Run, Forrest!" on Highway 163 where Gump finally stopped running and decided to return home • Visit native Hogan dwellings to see how the Navajo people traditionally lived. Stay amongst the red rock wonders at the new four-star Hoodoo Moab Hotel.
Start the day in Canyonlands; Island in the Sky district with a scenic hike to Mesa Arch • Stare out at the serpentine Shafer Trail • Enjoy an adrenaline-filled Hummer ride or leisurely walk the charming streets of Moab for a delightful treat or unique item to take home. Stay centrally located surrounded by the red rock at the brand new four-starHoodoo Moab Hotel.
Welcome to Arches National Park, home of the iconic Delicate Arch • With over 2,000 natural sandstone arches, there is no shortage of opportunities for exploration • Follow the cairns for an up-close view of the 128-feet tall, gravity-defying Balanced Rock • When in season, you can addle class I and II rapids with expert river guides. Stay amongst the red rock wonders at the new four-star Hoodoo Moab Hotel.
Travel along the eastern edge of the San Rafael Swell on scenic Highway 24 • Discover Goblin Valley with its vivid rock formations sprouting up from the valley floor • Capitol Reef’s distinctly different geology of stark monoliths and massive domes make this lesser-known national park a must-see. Spend the evening at the Cougar Ridge Lodge, an incomparable hidden gem in Torrey, Utah.
Take in the majesty of Bryce Canyon's natural amphitheaters and pinnacles from the canyon rim • Learn the origin of the hoodoos • Return to Park City and spend the evening at the acclaimed Waldorf Astoria.
Unwind and relax while your guide transfers you from the Waldorf Astoria Hotel back to the Salt Lake City International Airport for the return flight home.
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