Roadtrip America Westbound Overview

Traverse the United States on an American road trip from New York to San Francisco via Nashville, Memphis, New Orleans, Houston, Santa Fe and Las Vegas.

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Take a road trip across America from New York to San Francisco.

Up for a cross-country journey? Then sign up for this road trip from New York City to San Francisco, with plenty of exciting stops in between. Discover some of America's greatest national parks, live it up in Las Vegas, feel dwarfed by the Grand Canyon and discover a vibrant blend of musical traditions in New Orleans, Memphis and Nashville. From sprawling cities and iconic sights to remote desert ruins and natural phenomena, this epic trip promises fantastic experiences and grand adventures by the bucketload.

  • Experience the vibrancy of New York City
  • Kick back in the relaxed vibe of San Francisco
  • Listen to country tunes in Nashville
  • Meet the Navajo people in Monument Valley
  • Revel in the atmosphere of Beale St in Memphis
  • See the monuments of Washington DC
  • Spot wildlife in Yosemite National Park
  • Stare in awe at the scale of the Grand Canyon

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    New York, United States
  • Finish:

    San Francisco, United States
  • Group size:

    Min 4 , Max 13
  • Ages:

    Min 12
  • Meals:

    No meals included
  • Accommodation:

    Camping (with facilities) (16 nts), Hostel (3 nts), Hotel (2 nts)
  • Transport:

    Private vehicle
  • Included activities:

    Aztec Ruins National Monument, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, Death Valley National Park, Grand Canyon National Park, Las Vegas Strip tour, Mesa Verde National Park, Monument Valley National Tribal Park, Route 66, Yosemite National Park

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    1186kg pp per trip
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Roadtrip America Westbound Summary

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Day 1 New York

The adventure starts in the cosmopolitan metropolis of New York City.

Days 2-3 Washington DC

Admire the capital's grand avenues, parks, monuments and memorials.

Day 4 Appalachian Mountains

Take in the beauty of the soaring Appalachian Mountains.

Day 5 Nashville

Toe-tap to country music in Nashville.

Day 6 Memphis

Choose to visit Elvis' Graceland or head to Beale St for a dose of traditional blues music.

Days 7-8 New Orleans

Straddling the Mississippi, head to this lively city to soak up some New Orleans jazz, spicy cuisine and old-style mansions.

Day 9 Houston

Head to Houston and sign up for an optional trip to the NASA Kennedy Space Center.

Day 10 San Antonio

Visit the Alamo, a reconstructed 18th century fort. Get to know the canals and streets of San Antonio on a walk.

Day 11 Carlsbad Caverns National Park

Hike deep into the caverns. Then in the evening, witness a noisy exodus of bats from the caves.

Day 12 Santa Fe

Explore the sandstone Aztec Ruins National Monument.

Day 13 Mesa Verde National Park

Travel to Mesa Verde National Park, best known for its cliff dwellings.

Day 14 Monument Valley

Travel through the desert to meet members of the Navajo tribe.

Days 15-16 Grand Canyon

With photo opportunities galore and the option of a scenic flight, the Grand Canyon is a brilliant sight to behold.

Days 17-18 Las Vegas

Get accustomed to the neon lights and excesses of 'Sin City'. Choose to see a larger-than-life stage show, overindulge at a buffet or have some fun at a casino table.

Day 19 Sierra Nevada

Travel through the heat of Death Valley to admire the rocky landscapes of the Sierra Nevada.

Days 20-21 Yosemite National Park

Discover huge cliffs, sparkling waterfalls and iconic wildlife in Yosemite National Park.

Day 22 San Francisco

Finish this awesome road trip in America's majestic bay city and perhaps visit infamous Alcatraz.
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