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USA National Parks Discovery 14 nights from £3099^ Including optional travel insurance or from £2989^ without insurance§ Some of America's geological wonders and most iconic sights await you on this enthralling tour, which features the chance to see Mount Rushmore, the awe-inspiring Grand Canyon and the roaring geysers of Yellowstone National Park, culminating with a stay in colourful Las Vegas. Monument Valley ACTIVITY LEVEL Day 1: UK-Denver. Fly to Denver for an overnight stay. Day 2: Rapid City. First thing this morning enjoy an included city tour of Denver, where you'll see the State Capitol and Denver United States Mint. Later, journey north, stopping at the Fort Laramie National Historic Site, and at Hot Springs where you can dine (own expense), before arriving at Rapid City, where you stay for two nights. B Day 3: The Black Hills. This morning, you'll visit the immense sculpture of the Crazy Horse Memorial ­ a monument to Native Americans, as well as the impressive Mount Rushmore National Memorial. The 60-feet-high carved faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt are among the most iconic images of the USA. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure in Rapid City. B, D Day 4: Cody. Travel to Wyoming through the great plains of the Old West and the Bighorn Mountains, arriving in the small town of Cody, named after Buffalo Bill, for an overnight stay. B Day 5: West Yellowstone. Travel into Yellowstone National Park via the Shoshone National Forest, and see the Yellowstone River. Stay overnight in West Yellowstone. B Day 6: Jackson, Wyoming. Travel through Yellowstone National Park to discover the sights, including the famous Old Faithful Geyser. Next, see Grand Teton National Park en route to Jackson, where you'll stay for two nights. B Day 7: Jackson. Spend the day at leisure exploring the quaint town of Jackson where shops line the Old-West-style boardwalks of the Downtown area. Jackson is proud of its western heritage and on most summer evenings a gunfight is re-enacted in the town square. Don't miss looking inside the Million Dollar Cowboy Bar. Alternatively, you could join an optional rafting trip along the Snake River. Tonight perhaps enjoy a dinner and show. B Day 8: Salt Lake City. Travel via Bridger-Teton National Forest and Bear Lake to Salt Lake City where you'll stay overnight. This afternoon and evening are at leisure. B Day 9: Bryce. Enjoy an included visit to Bryce Canyon National Park to view the hoodoos ­ remarkable rock formations. Continue to Bryce for a two-night stay, close to the Park entrance. B Day 10: Zion National Park. An included excursion visits Zion National Park, famous for the beautiful 15-mile long Zion Canyon, shaped by the Virgin River. Highlights of your tour include Zion Tunnel, East Temple and the so-called `Great Arch'. B Day 11: Monument Valley. Today you travel to Monument Valley where you'll stay overnight. See the visitor centre, or perhaps join an optional jeep tour of this eerie expanse of free-standing mesas and buttes that rise as much as 1,000 feet above the valley floor. B Day 12: Grand Canyon-Flagstaff. Today's excursion is sure to be a major highlight of your holiday. You visit the South Rim of the Grand Canyon, one of the natural wonders of the world and surely America's greatest natural phenomenon. Tonight you'll stay in Flagstaff. B Day 13: Las Vegas. Journey through desert scenery to Las Vegas, arriving in time to spend the afternoon as you choose. . Las Vegas is renowned for its 24-hour casinos and lively entertainment venues. Its main street, known as the Strip, stretches for over four miles and is lined with themed hotels whose elaborate displays include replicas of Egyptian pyramids and even the Venetian Grand Canal. You may like to USA West Yellowstone Snake River Jackson Bear Lake Great Salt Lake Zion National Park Yellowstone Cody MONTANA Rapid City SOUTH DAKOTA Bridger-Teton National Forest Fort Laramie Salt Lake City WYOMING Mount Rushmore UTAH Bryce Denver COLORADO nights in hotel NEVADA Bryce Canyon Monument Valley Grand Canyon Flagstaff Las Vegas ARIZONA 184 To book, please visit your Travel Agent