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Trip Overview

Experience the beautiful west on this exciting 6-day journey that will take you from glamorous Hollywood to the majestic Grand Canyon. After sightseeing all around the “City of Angels” you will board Amtrak for an overnight journey towards historic Williams, Arizona. From there you will enjoy a hearty breakfast before boarding the Grand Canyon Railway for a scenic ride to the Grand Canyon’s south rim. Upon arriving in the Canyon you will get to experience the majestic beauty that makes the Canyon so iconic. Then after a couple of days of sightseeing you will board the Grand Canyon Railway for your return journey back to Williams and then on to Los Angeles!

Highlights

  • View the Hollywood sign and the homes of the people who make Hollywood
    magical on a sightseeing tour
  • Fuel up for the day with breakfast at the Grand Depot Café in Williams
    Junction
  • Ride the Grand Canyon Railway, a streamliner-era coach from Williams
    Junction to the Grand Canyon and back
  • Enjoy a motorcoach South Rim tour of the Grand Canyon including a buffet
    lunch

 

Package Also Includes:

  • Roundtrip Amtrak® from Los Angeles to Williams Junction in Coach
    accommodations
  • 3 nights' hotel accommodations; 2 nights' onboard Amtrak®
  • 3 meals included (1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1
    dinner)

Disclaimer:

Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

DAY 1 YOUR JOURNEY BEGINS IN LOS ANGELES
Welcome to
Hollywood! Enjoy a sightseeing tour of some of Hollywood's hottest stars. Keep
your eyes peeled for the stars themselves! (Overnight in Los Angeles)

DAY 2 OVERNIGHT ABOARD AMTRAK®
Transfer on your
own and board Amtrak to Williams Junction. Relax and enjoy your trip to one of
the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. (Overnight on the train)

DAY 3 WILLIAMS JUNCTION TO GRAND CANYON
Welcome
to Williams Junction! This morning your breakfast at the Grand Depot Café is
included before you board the Grand Canyon Railway to the Grand Canyon. A tour of the South Rim with hot buffet lunch is included on this journey. See amazing vantage
points and scenic overlooks as you go where no automobiles can. (Overnight in
Grand Canyon) B, L


DAY 4 GRAND CANYON

Spend your free time basking
in the great outdoors and breathing in the fresh canyon air. Don't forget your
camera as you take in this powerful and inspiring landscape. (Overnight in Grand
Canyon)

DAY 5 OVERNIGHT ABOARD AMTRAK
After a good
night's sleep, board the Grand Canyon Railway back to Williams Junction. This
evening, enjoy your included dinner at the Grand Depot Café. Transfer on your
own and board Amtrak® back to Los Angeles. (Overnight on the train)
D


DAY 6 YOUR JOURNEY ENDS IN LOS ANGELES  


LEGEND FOR MEALS: B - Breakfast, BR - Brunch, L - Lunch, D
-Dinner

El Tovar

El Tovar Hotel, the premier lodging facility at the Grand Canyon, opened its doors in 1905 and was most recently renovated in 2005. In the past, the Hotel has hosted such luminaries as Theodore Roosevelt, Albert Einstein, Western author Zane Grey, and many others. Today, El Tovar retains its elegant charm. Located on the Canyon rim, it features a fine dining room (open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner), lounge and curio shop with newsstand.

Kachina Lodge

Located directly on the rim of the Grand Canyon, the Kachina Lodge is a great hotel for all guests visiting the South Rim.

Maswik Lodge

Maswik Lodge is a modern facility spread over several acres of ponderosa pine forest, located just 1/4 mile from the Canyon's edge. Maswik Lodge features a cafeteria that is open from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm. Here you will also find a sports bar with a wide screen TV, a curio shop stocked with handicrafts and gifts, and a transportation/activities desk.

Thunderbird Lodge

Conveniently located between El Tovar and Bright Angel Lodge, Thunderbird is a contemporary lodge located at the South Rim.

Yavapai Lodge

Yavapai Lodge is Grand Canyon National Park Lodges' largest facility and is surrounded by pinyon and juniper woodlands, about 1/2 mile from the rim. With modern rooms and many services within a few steps, this is a convenient choice for families. Yavapai East rooms feature in-room air conditioning and Yavapai West rooms have vaulted ceilings with ceiling fans. The Lodge is located next to the Market Plaza, which includes a general store, bank, and U.S. Post Office.

The LA Hotel Downtown

Treat yourself to the gracious elegance and charm of the Los Angeles Marriott Downtown. Centrally located in the heart of the financial district, just blocks from many of the city's premier venues, their downtown Los Angeles hotel accommodations are your gateway to the best in business, arts, culture, sports, and entertainment.

Loews Hollywood Hotel

The Hollywood sign. The Hills. The Academy Awards. The Hollywood Walk of Fame. The city’s major movie studios. This is the stuff a classic visit to Hollywood is made of—and a stay at Loews Hollywood Hotel puts you right in the middle of all the action. Our hotel is the perfect place to unwind after a day of L.A sightseeing.

Residence Inn Los Angeles LA Live

Located in the heart of Los Angeles' vibrant entertainment district, the Residence Inn Los Angeles LA Live puts you steps away from the Staples Center, Microsoft Theater, Los Angeles Convention Center, and some of LA's premier restaurants.

Select Your Departure Date

For more information or to make a reservation, call our rail vacation experts at:
1 (800) 268-7252

Disclaimer:

Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

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