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Motor Coach Tour

America's Canyon Country

Thursday, August 9 - Friday, August 17, 2017

Highlights:   (Inclusions subject to change)

**Featuring Four National Parks**        
           9 Days · 14 Meals
• 14 Meals (7 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 5 Dinners )
• Round trip air and airport transfers
• Spend 1 night in Las Vegas and enjoy the laser magic of
   the Fremont Street Experience
• Visit Pipe Spring National Monument
• Spend 2 nights inside Grand Canyon National Park at the
   fabulous North Rim
• Explore Grand Canyon National Park’s North Rim with a
   local guide
• Enjoy a scenic cruise on Lake Powell and visit Glen Canyon Dam
• Visit Monument Valley with an included traditional Navajo lunch and guided four-wheel-drive jeep tour
• Visits to Natural Bridges National Monument and Capitol Reef National Park
• Touring in Bryce Canyon National Park to see the multi-hued spires and cliffs set inside a natural
• Travel Utah’s scenic Highway 12 through Escalante Grand Staircase National Monument   
• Spend 2 nights in Springdale, Utah just outside the entrance to Zion National Park
• Embark on a narrated tour of Zion National Park with its sheer cliffs and painted sandstone walls
• Deluxe Motorcoach Transportation
• Trip Cancellation & Interruption, Accident & Medical Insurance on package, not on airline tickets

America's legendary canyons await you in this three-state tour of the nation's rugged majesty.  Bryce, Glen, and the mighty Grand Canyon join a list of national parks and monuments that will delight and amaze.

Departure Points:
Washington:  Depart TBD / Return TBD
Lowe’s in Kirkwood:  Depart TBD / Return TBD

Thursday, August 9 – Arrive in Las Vegas   
Arrive today in exciting Las Vegas and spend the night on the glittering “Fremont Street Experience.”  You’ll have the remainder of the day at leisure for relaxation, enjoying the free entertainment presented on Fremont Street, plus time to test your chances at the gaming tables or slot machines.   (Dinner)

Friday, August 10 – Pipe Spring National Monument & The North Rim
Heading into Arizona, visit the Old Mormon Fort at Pipe Spring National Monument, then continue on to the North Rim of magnificent Grand Canyon National Park, where we spend the next two nights just steps away from one of the world’s great spectacles.  Dinner awaits in the Grand Canyon Lodge dining room.   (Breakfast, Dinner)

Saturday, August 11 – Discover the Grand Canyon & Cape Royal & Point Imperial   
A full day to experience the wonders of the Grand Canyon begins with an excursion to Cape Royal and Point Imperial, offering incomparable views of this gaping chasm, about one mile deep and ten miles across.  Those who have visited the heavily-traveled South Rim will be surprised to see that the views and environment are distinctively different here.  You’ll have the afternoon for hiking to nearby Bright Angel Point, ranger-conducted programs or simply relaxing.  (Breakfast)

Sunday, August 12 – Vermilion Cliffs & Lake Powell Cruise
A scenic drive along Vermilion Cliffs National Monument brings us to the impressive Colorado River Gorge at Navajo Bridge. Near Page this afternoon, we’ll visit massive Glen Canyon Dam before a “Canyons Adventure” cruise on sky-blue Lake Powell through Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.    (Breakfast, Dinner)

Monday, August 13 – Monument Valley Jeep Tour
This morning visit Navajo National Monument to view the Betatakin Ruin. Later we continue on to incredible Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, where numerous Western movies, television shows and commercials have been filmed.  A traditional Navajo lunch and Navajo-guided, four-wheel drive tour are included in our visit.  En route to Bluff, Utah, pause at Goosenecks State Park for stunning views of the San Juan River Canyons. Dinner tonight is at the Cottonwood Steak House.     (Lunch, Dinner)

Tuesday, August 14 - Natural Bridges & Capitol Reef National Park
After a visit to the Puebloan ruins at Edge of the Cedars State Park, next comes sightseeing and a picnic lunch at Natural Bridges National Monument, home to three mighty stone bridges, viewable from convenient overlooks.  An afternoon scenic drive brings us to impressive Capitol Reef National Park, where white sandstone “domes” cap massive reef-like cliffs. We spend the night in Torrey.  (Breakfast, Lunch)

Wednesday, August 15 – Escalante-Grand Staircase & Bryce Canyon National Park
A memorable day begins on Utah’s incredible Highway 12 Scenic Byway, winding through spectacular Escalante-Grand Staircase National Monument. Reaching the famed “Pink Cliffs” of Bryce Canyon National Park, we follow the Rim Drive to view vividly-colored, fantastic rock forms approximating castles, temples, even whole cities sculptured in stone!  Later we motor through the slickrock canyons and historic tunnel of Zion National Park, and soon check in for two nights in Springdale.  (Breakfast)

Thursday, August 16 - Zion National Park
Today features awe-inspiring Zion National Park, where the Virgin River has cut a dramatic rugged gorge through multi-hued sandstone, shale and limestone. Look up at the towering rock walls surrounding us on all sides as we tour this incredible natural wonder aboard open-air sightseeing trams, plus enjoy time for exploring on our own or shopping in picturesque Springdale.   (Breakfast, Dinner)

Friday, August 17 – Homeward Bound  
This morning we leave Utah and travel through the Virgin River Gorge en route to Las Vegas McCarran International Airport for flights home departing after 1:00 p.m.    (Breakfast)

Things to know
Tour Activity Level      1   2   3   4   5
LEVEL 4: A more physical touring experience based on the destination with longer walking tours, stair climbing and periods of standing. Expect some of the experiences to occur during the evening.

Hotel Accomodations
Day One – Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada
Days Two and Three – Grand Canyon Lodges, Grand Canyon, Arizona
Day Four – Lake Powell Resort, Page, Arizona
Day Five – Desert Rose Inn, Bluff, Utah
Day Six – Capitol Reef Resort, Torrey, Utah
Days Seven and Eight – Holiday Inn Express, Springdale, Utah

Tour Cost:
$3,448.00  + $150.00 Cancellation Insurance - per person Double Room
$4,647.00 + $150.00 Cancellation Insurance - per person Single Room

$350.00 per person deposit due with reservation.
Final Payment due:  June 1, 2018.

Rates are subject to change
Penalties will apply for early cancellation.

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Cancellation Policy/Refunds

If you must cancel on a 1 day tour and it is within 10 days of departure, refunds will be based on deposits returned to Mid-American Coaches prior to trip departure.  We do however, allow you to get another person to fill your seat.   If  we have a wait list, we will try to fill the seat from our wait list.  If we do not have a standby list, you will not receive a refund.
Once final payment (30days prior) is made on multi day trips 2 or more days,  cancellation of passengers will have to be filed on the cancellation insurance that is available  for all multi-day tours.  No insurance is sold on 2 day trips.
If you have elected to not purchase the insurance, Mid-American Coaches has the right to retain any monies paid by customer.  If this seat is resold, then at that point you may receive a refund.
Any fly/international/rail/cruise tours will have exceptions that will be covered at the time of booking.
If you are forced to leave a tour anytime after departure, refunds will be based on monies that are recoverable.  Refunds cannot be made for unused motorcoach transportation.