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Los Angeles to Las Vegas

Meet up with your Contiki crew and Trip Manager before we hit the road. Journey through Southern California and the vast Mojave Desert, with its iconic Joshua trees, into Nevada. Get ready to arrive in larger-than-life Las Vegas -

Las Vegas

With a free day, you-

Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon

Leaving the desert of Nevada, we head into Arizona-

Grand Canyon National Park

A day here means time to take in the immensity and spine-tingling beauty of the scene-stealing Canyon -

Grand Canyon to Durango via Monument Valley

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Durango to Albuquerque

Get into the region-

Albuquerque to Amarillo

Enjoy an unforgettable experience by choosing an optional hot air balloon ride over New Mexico in the early morning. This region is famous for hot air ballooning, so grab hold of your camera for the full-blown vistas over the desert and the Rio Grande. Next up is Santa Fe. It-

Amarillo to Dallas

Home to the Dallas Cowboys football team, oil millionaires, rich ranchers and a famous soap opera, Dallas doesn-

Dallas

With a day to discover why things are bigger and better in Texas, you-

Dallas to Memphis

With one foot in Texas and one foot in Arkansas, we visit the town of Texarkana! Make sure you grab a photo of yourself standing in two states. Stop by Little Rock and see the Central high school - a hot spot during the Civil Rights Movement! Then we cross over the mythical Mississippi River and pull into the 'musical mecca' and BBQ capital, Memphis. Hometown to blues, soul and rock-

Memphis

Jump start the day with a tour of Graceland and pay homage to the King of Rock-

Memphis to New Orleans

Drop by Jackson, Mississippi, and then cross Lake Pontchartrain on the longest causeway in the world. A meeting point of European style and Caribbean flavors, swinging New Orleans is busy with soul, flamboyance, festivities and a whole lot of jazz! Get your first taste of the city-

New Orleans

A free day means time to absorb the atmosphere and lose yourself in the energy and diversity of New Orleans. You could hop on a historic street car and head to the southern end of the Garden District, where you can soak up the rundown elegance and old-world charm of the quarter-

New Orleans to Panama City Beach

With time to relax on the coach, enjoy a siesta or get some tips for the up-coming destinations from your Trip Manager. Travel through Southern Mississippi, with a stop in Jackson for lunch. Afterwards, we head to Southern Alabama to soak up some sun with an overnight stop at "The World's Most Beautiful Beaches" - Panama City Beach.

Panama City Beach to Orlando

Get ready to arrive in the former farming town of Orlando. This ordinary town was transformed into the most-visited place in the state by Walt Disney-

Orlando

Free time means a day out in one of the many fun parks located here with some friends. There are loads of options; Disney World with its 4 parks, Universal Studios and several water parks. The parks also serve up theme-bars and clubs, so if you-

Orlando to Miami

Flamboyant, flashy and fabulous, Miami is hot and loud. Packed with diverse neighborhoods, each with their own character, Miami is great place to hang out. First up it's a look around the downtown. You-

Miami

Tropical Miami oozes energy and a free day here means time to get into this happening hub. Head down to Ocean Avenue and people-watch. If you-

Miami to Daytona Beach via Kennedy Space Center

Today you get the chance to touch base with outer space as you explore the incredible Kennedy Space Center before arriving in the NASCAR capital, Daytona Beach! PLEASE NOTE: Trips departing before April 2015 will head to Cocoa beach and visit the Kennedy Space Center tomorrow, as the below itinerary Today, we roll on to the surfing capital of the East Coast, Cocoa Beach. Our hotel is in walking distance to the beach, so hit some of the biggest waves in Florida or try out some volleyball on the beach. Watch the locals fishing off the pier and order some fresh seafood later on at beachside grill.

Daytona Beach to St. Augustine

This morning there's time to chill on the beach, or for those adventurous thrill seekers why not ride shotgun in a NASCAR for a serious adrenaline rush! Back on the coach, we cruise through a wildlife reserve and journey on to pretty St. Augustine, America-

St. Augustine to Savannah

Free-wheeling Savannah is up next and its all about southern charm. Fall under its spell as you check out the old cotton warehouses, historic city squares and mansions. Spared from the destruction of the Civil War, you-

Savannah to Raleigh via Charleston

Practice your best Southern drawl and get ready for a little Southern hospitality as you cross the Carolinas today. On our way, we stop in charming Charleston for lunch before reaching the college town of Raleigh, where we-

Raleigh to Washington D.C.

This morning, cross over the border into Richmond for a slice of history. After a look around the old center we head to Carytown, a young and funky district, for lunch. Next up: the nation-

Washington D.C.

With two full days to explore the capital, you can visit some fascinating museums and monuments, or hang out in the city-

Washington D.C. to New York

Leaving the capital behind, we continue on to New York. First up is Philadelphia. Check out Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence was signed, and the historic Liberty Bell -

Hello Big Apple!

Get familiar with the Big Apple as your Tour Manger & Local Guide open up Manhattan. See the USA-

New York, New York

Get up close to one of the world-

More of Manhattan

Use your free time to get out of the city for a change of scene. Head out to beautiful Brooklyn by walking over the historic Brooklyn Bridge or visit the colourful suburb, the Bronx, known for its zoo and botanical gardens. For something different, hit the Lower East Side and learn about New York-

New York to Boston

Meet up with your Contiki crew and Tour Manager in New York City, before we hit the road and drop by Providence, Rhode Island's capital city. Next up is Boston. Home to the Red Sox (the famous baseball team), many creative thinkers and historic rebels, this thriving university town is soaked in history and packed with things to do. Your Tour Manager will introduce the group to Boston-

Boston

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Boston to Quebec City

Wind down on the coach, plug in your MP3 and watch the wilderness of Maine unfold from your window. Keep an eye open for it fresh-water lakes, beautiful scenery and wildlife like moose, beavers, foxes and birds. Maybe even practice your French phrases as we cross the border into Canada. We continue on to North America-

Quebec City

Step back in time in Quebec-

Quebec City to Montreal

Continue on to the island city of Montreal. A happening hub and home to the famous Montreal Jazz festival, this hot, creative city mixes up a North American feel with French influence. It also has amazing food and is thriving with festivities. Get familiar with the city when we arrive. Catch some of Montreal-

Montreal

With a free day ahead of you, explore Montreal-

Montreal to Toronto

As we stick to the St Lawrence River Valley, you-

Toronto

Toronto is loaded with things to do, so some ideas for your free time include getting away from it all by jumping on a local ferry and heading out to one of Toronto-

Toronto and Niagara Falls

Head to the surging waters of world-famous Niagara Falls, right on the border of the USA and Canada. Jump on board the Maid of the Mist and cruise along the river to the base of the world-

Toronto to Cleveland

We leave Canada behind and continue on to Cleveland, home to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Once an industrial working man-

Cleveland to Chicago

Today we depart Cleveland and head through America's Midwest towards Chicago. On our way, we-

Chicago

This morning, we head to Navy Pier, a central hub of activity on the waterfront. Besides great views and a prime location, Navy Pier has fun rides, restaurants and shops selling trinkets. From here, it-

Chicago to Madison

We continue on into the USA-

Madison to Sioux Falls

Cross the Midwest and pretty Minnesota farmlands before hitting the wild and stunning state of South Dakota. We travel across the county-

Sioux Falls to Mt. Rushmore

Watch the amazing natural sites of South Dakota go by as we journey through Badlands National Park, past a surreal, lunar landscape of rugged-edged cliffs, sharp spires and crevices. With a stop here there-

Mt. Rushmore

Today is all about South Dakota-

Mt. Rushmore to Cody

Cut into Wyoming-

Yellowstone

Today we-

Cody to Jackson Hole

This morning we explore the crown jewel of America's national parks. It's a masterpiece of wilderness, wildlife & natural wonders. Set you sights on the towering spires of the Teton Range & arrive in the chic, yet western-styled ski & boarding town, Jackson Hole.

Jackson Hole to Park City

Take in the views through Idaho before arriving in the mountain town of Park City. Although it-

Park City to Kanab via Bryce Canyon National Park

Get active & hike among the richly coloured rock formations of Bryce Canyon National Park on the road from Park City to Kanab

Grand Canyon National Park

Today, we discover the mind-blowing landscape of the Grand Canyon, one of the world-

Kanab to Las Vegas via Zion National Park

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Las Vegas

With a free day, you-

Las Vegas to Los Angeles

Leaving behind Las Vegas, we journey through the vast Mojave Desert, with its iconic Joshua trees, into Southern California. Our tour ends once we arrive in Los Angeles, where it-

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