Introducing new TrekAmerica Plus
North American road trip specialists, TrekAmerica launch new Plus tours with four epic itineraries, covering the USA and Canada. www.trekamerica.com
- Canyons + Coast = a classic Western USA adventure.
The glitzy lights of LA and back again in 14 days taking in the best beaches, epic cities and two of America’s most beautiful national parks, from AU$3,079pp / NZ$3,239pp(tour only)
- Cities + Soul = an epic coast-to-coast experience, crossing the USA in style.
Travel coast-to-coast in 22 days from the cityscapes of New York to the beaches of LA or vice versa, from AU$4,379pp / NZ$4,599pp (tour only)
- Glaciers + Grizzlies = a mind-blowing tour of the Canadian Rockies.
An awe inspiring 11 day round trip from Vancouver with spectacular scenery and wildlife, from AU$2,209pp / NZ$2,319pp (tour only)
- Freedom + Falls = an incredible journey around the USA and Canada’s cultural East.
A two week round trip from NYC experiencing nine iconic cities and Niagara Falls, from AU$3,149pp / NZ$3,299 (tour only)
The new range of Plus tours, aimed at TrekAmerica’s classic 18-38-year-old age group, are targeted at those looking for more of a home-away-from-home experience. Featuring twin share hotel accommodation, Plus tours also include one pre-tour night, more action-packed activities plus a selection of local group meals. Offering the same amazing itineraries as TrekAmerica’s classic tours, but with more creature comforts and inclusions along the way!
- Twin share hotel accommodation – centrally located so Trekkers are in the heart of all the action!
- More included activities – from party bus tours of Vegas to ‘Hornblower’ tours of Niagara Falls and 4×4 Navajo guided backroads tours of Monument Valley.
- Dine out dinners – as well as breakfasts on every day of the tour, Plus tours include a selection of ‘must do’ local group dinners; from Texan steak to pizza overlooking the Grand Canyon.
- More people, maximum fun – an average of 30 people, with a maximum of 50, offering more choice when it comes to who to hang out with along the way!
The New TrekAmerica Plus Tours in Detail
Canyons + Coast (14 days) – LA to LA
A wonderful Western discovery – from the glitzy lights of LA and back again in two weeks, this tour takes in the best beaches, epic cities and two of America’s most beautiful national parks. Starting with glamorous Santa Monica, Venice Beach and a tour of Hollywood – the tour then heads north to ‘America’s Finest City’, San Diego, where Trekkers can hit the beach or simply enjoy the relaxed city vibes. Leaving the crashing Pacific Ocean waves behind, it’s off to cowboy country and the old school saloons of Prescott before heading on to Grand Canyon National Park, for that once in a lifetime hike along the rim – followed by a pizza party, perched on the edge of the canyon! Then it’s time sample an all-you-can-eat buffet in Vegas before hopping on a party bus to experience the buzz of Sin City at night. After a few days experiencing the high life, head back into the great outdoors and Yosemite National Park; home of towering cliffs, incredible wildlife and some of the most beautiful scenery in the USA. Next is fabulous San Francisco for an included Urban Adventure city tour – plus the chance to walk across the famous Golden Gate Bridge! The last stop is the paradise city of Santa Barbara – think palm lined boulevards and pristine beaches – before finishing up with a tour of Hollywood.
All activities detailed are included in the tour only price from AU$3,079pp / NZ$3,239pp. 19 departures in 2017 from Los Angeles between 8th April – 16th December.
Cities + Soul (22 days) – New York to LA (and vice versa)
Travel coast-to-coast on the ultimate three week US adventure. This tour starts by taking in the magical cityscapes of New York and Washington DC, where the group will enjoy an Urban Adventures tour, continuing to the Southern gems of Ashville, Nashville, Memphis and New Orleans. Buzzing with the sounds of authentic Deep South music on every corner, there’s parties, line dancing in a Nashville saloon, lip-smacking BBQ cuisine and of course a visit to Graceland, the place that Elvis called home. Texas comes next, staying in the ‘live music capital of the world’, Austin, followed by a stop in Amarillo to visit the infamous Cadillac Ranch for some spray painting fun and an authentic Texan feast at the Big Texan Steak Ranch on old Route 66. Then it’s off to see some seriously impressive red rock at Monument Valley, complete with Navajo guided 4×4 jeep tour of the Navajo Reservation. From one valley to another – the Grand Canyon is the next stop – one of the greatest natural wonders in the world, hike until your heart’s content and enjoy a pizza party overlooking the canyon. Then it’s off the Sin City where Trekkers enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet before hopping on a party bus to take in the dazzling neon lights before heading back to wind down on the beautiful beaches of San Diego. Finish up back in LA where you’ll tour Hollywood for a classic end to an awesome journey.
All activities detailed are included in the tour only price from AU$4,379pp / NZ$4,599pp. 13 departures in 2017 from New York to Los Angeles and vice versa between 23rd March – 20th November.
Glaciers + Grizzlies (11 days) – Vancouver to Vancouver
An awe inspiring trip from start to finish – this tour of the Canadian Rockies offers some of Canada’s most beautiful scenery – taking in Revelstoke on the banks of the Columbia River, Banff National Park – with over 1,600 hiking trails to choose from (home to tonnes of Grizzlies and wolves), iconic Lake Louise and stunning Jasper National Park, where you’ll enjoy the varied hiking trails before relaxing in the Miette Hot Springs. All this is topped off with an included snow coach tour of the jaw-dropping Athabasca Glacier, simply breath taking! Explore Vancouver and get friendly with the locals at the picturesque towns of Kamloops and the adrenaline fuelled town. En route, enjoy group dinners in both Banff and Whistler, where you can sample the tasty local cuisine. This is the very best of Canada!
All activities detailed are included in the tour only price from AU$2,209pp / NZ$2,319pp. 10 departures from Vancouver in 2017 between 13th May – 16th September.
Freedom + Falls (14 days) – New York to New York
Visit some of North America’s most iconic and talked about cities on an incredible two week journey around the East. Start in central New York, then head on to the bustling urban vibes of Philadelphia to climb the famous ‘Rocky steps’ and experience an Urban Adventures tour of Washington DC. In Cleveland the group visit the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame – then it’s on to the ‘Windy City’, Chicago, where a ‘Bobby’s Bike Hike’ tour showcases the best local spots before the group refuel with an included deep-dish pizza dinner. The tour gets wet and wild, crossing in to Canada via Niagara Falls on a bucket-list ‘Hornblower’ cruise – followed by a few days in the spectacularly diverse city of Toronto. The tour then heads to the cultural hub of Montreal before travelling back via Boston, where a guided walk along the Freedom Trail is included – and finally arrives back in the Big Apple for a final fix of city fun and a farewell dinner with the group.
All activities detailed are included in the tour only price from AU$3,149pp / NZ$3,299. 11 departures from New York in 2017 between 13th May – 30th September.