Top 10 United States Tours October 2022

Departing Days From CHF
1 Oct 2022
Yellowstone and Grand Teton Adventure
6 3295
3131
2 Oct 2022
San Fran to Vegas: Parks, Canyons, Valleys
9 4340
4123
2 Oct 2022
Colorado Explorer
6 1850
2 Oct 2022
Best of the East Coast USA
13 5720
5434
2 Oct 2022
Cycle Sonoma & the Napa Valley
6 2695
2 Oct 2022
Washington to New York City Discovery
7 3150
2993
2 Oct 2022
Cycle Utah: Moab Mountain Biking
6 2635
2 Oct 2022
Cycle Vermont
5 1820
1729
2 Oct 2022
San Fran to LA: Ultimate National Parks
18 7895
3 Oct 2022
Western USA National Parks Loop
5 1870
4 Oct 2022
Charleston to Savannah: Exploring Gullah Geechee Culture
6 3100
6 Oct 2022
Zion Ranch Stay
4 1915
7 Oct 2022
Georgia History trail to Nashville
7 2385
2266
7 Oct 2022
Best of the South: Atlanta to New Orleans
12 4680
4446
9 Oct 2022
Walking in Great Smoky Mountains
6 1600
9 Oct 2022
Best of the South: Louisville to New Orleans
10 4175
3967
9 Oct 2022
Cycle Maine & Acadia National Park
6 2300
9 Oct 2022
Cycle Utah: Bryce & Zion National Parks
6 2325
9 Oct 2022
New York City to Boston Discovery
6 2480
2356
9 Oct 2022
Sierra Nevada: Hike, Bike & Kayak
5 2710
9 Oct 2022
Moab: Hike, Bike & Raft
6 2655
9 Oct 2022
Kentucky Food Trail to Nashville
5 1860
1767
10 Oct 2022
Vegas to LA: Grand National Parks
10 3920
12 Oct 2022
New Mexico Discovery
6 2490
13 Oct 2022
Tennessee Music Trail to New Orleans
6 2490
14 Oct 2022
Hiking in Moab
5 2220
16 Oct 2022
Cycle Nevada: Death Valley & Valley of Fire
6 2275
20 Oct 2022
Hiking in Yosemite and King's Canyon
6 2095
1991
23 Oct 2022
Miami to the Florida Keys
5 1840
23 Oct 2022
Sedona: Hike, Bike & Kayak
5 2610

 

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Everyone traveling on an Intrepid trip must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of carriage. 

All travelers are required to produce: 

  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination
  • All children aged 5 to 17 years old must provide proof of vaccination (if eligible), proof of recovery or a negative COVID-19 test.
  • If you are unable to be vaccinated for medical reasons, you may apply for an exemption. Exemptions will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. To apply, you must provide a medical certificate from a medical professional. 

In all cases, you must be fully inoculated. This means you must receive the full dosage of the COVID-19 vaccine and allow enough time for immunity to take effect. Each COVID-19 vaccine has different dosages and timeframes for inoculation, so please check the relevant medical advice associated with your vaccine.

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Getting to California is relatively easy as there are a variety of options available including flying, driving, and taking public transport. You can fly into both big airports, such as LAX (Los Angeles), or small airports like Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) depending on which part of California you're traveling in. You can also drive to California if you're from a neighboring state (or want to go on an epic road trip) or you can take a bus or a train with several routes to all the popular destinations. 

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Driving is the most time-efficient and popular way of getting around Los Angeles due to the city's size. While there is public transportation in the form of a bus network and the local metro, it's sometimes unreliable and can be quite time-consuming. Los Angeles is known for its crazy traffic situations, especially during peak periods of the day, so make sure you give yourself enough time to get around. 

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The time it takes to travel from California to Utah depends on how you're traveling and where in California you're traveling from. Flying is by far the quickest way to travel to Utah with a flight between LAX and SLC (Salt Lake City Airport) taking just under 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive between the two states for an epic road trip that's 12 hours long. If you were to take public transport between the two states it would be longer still but is a relatively cheap option. 

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Yes, it does snow during winter in Salt Lake City. Snow is expected to fall between November and March but it's not unheard of to experience snowfall as early as October or as late as April. Salt Lake City is a great place to participate in winter activities such as skiing, snowboarding, and bobsledding, with neighboring mountains close to the city itself. 

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Due to New Orleans' geographical location, the weather can vary significantly during the year. Being near large bodies of water, such as the Mississippi River, the weather in New Orleans is often wet in the colder months and humid in spring and summer. There are lots of sunny days during June, July, and August with the average temperature being a warm 78°F. However, the weather can be quite unpredictable at times so make sure you're checking weather forecasts before you travel so you're prepared for what to expect. 

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You'll want to make sure you're as comfortable as possible while walking the many amazing hikes and trails in Yellowstone National Park so packing clothes, including hiking boots and socks, that you're familiar with is a must. Regardless of the season you're traveling in, the weather can be quite cold at nighttime so ensure you're packing a heavier jacket or coat to keep you warm. You should also pack sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, and other items that will protect you from the sun during the day. 

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It's hard to pinpoint the best time to visit Denali National Park as the landscapes are beautiful all year round. When to visit Denali largely depends on what kind of vacation you're looking for. If you really want to see snow on the surrounding mountains and explore the ultimate winter wonderland then winter would be the best time to go, however, spring and summer see the flowers and vegetation bloom in an array of colors.

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There are heaps of fun and exciting things to do in Zion National Park, so much so, that you could spend days there and still not see it all. Promising a uniquely unforgettable experience, Zion National Park is full of expansive landscapes just waiting to be explored. Some of the activities you can participate in include cycling, hiking, river tubing, and rock climbing. You can also camp at the park and do a little stargazing to make the most of your time in the great outdoors. 

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