Take a trip across America from sea to shining sea on a 24-day adventure to discover many of the iconic destinations of the United States. This affordable U.S. vacation begins in the Big Apple of New York City. Enjoy guided sightseeing of NYC’s famous attractions-Broadway, the Empire State Building, Rockefeller Center, Chinatown, Wall Street, and more. From New York, travel to the birthplace of Independence-Philadelphia, then to Washington DC, the nation’s capital. See the graves of John F. Kennedy, Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy, and Robert F. Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery. Your expert Local Guide will show you the historic sites-the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument, WWII Memorial, and more. Stop for photos at the White House and Capitol Hill. Head north through the home of Little League Baseball in Williamsport, and onto the Rainbow Bridge to Canada for a stay at the mammoth Niagara Falls. Explore the falls via sightseeing cruise and drive along Niagara Parkway, then cross the farmlands and vineyards of Ontario to arrive in Dearborn, Michigan. Visit the Henry Ford Museum in this Detroit suburb to learn about the history of the American automobile. Next, travel to Chicago, Illinois, for sightseeing in Lake Michigan’s "Windy City," then on to Minneapolis, Minnesota-"Land of 10,000 Lakes." Visit the largest shopping mall in the country, Mall of America, then venture through the farmlands of South Dakota and home of the Sioux Indian Nation. Visit Badlands National Park, with its dramatic landscape carved by wind and water into steep canyons and towering rock spires amid its vast grasslands. In the Black Hills of South Dakota, visit Mount Rushmore to see the granite monument to four American presidents-Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln, and Roosevelt. Traverse the legendary cattle ranchland and the Bighorn Mountains to Cody, Wyoming-home of Buffalo Bill. Visit Yellowstone National Park with stunning views of Yellowstone Canyon and magnificent Lower Falls in America’s first National Park. Take in the spectacular wilderness in Yellowstone, abundant wildlife, and amazing thermal features, including the famed Old Faithful geyser. Visit the Wild West town of Jackson at the foot of the Grand Tetons, then continue into Utah to visit Salt Lake City. Continue into breathtaking Bryce Canyon and Zion national parks, with sandstone and limestone cliffs of ever-changing colors. Experience one of the Natural Wonders of the World at Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona. Take in the views from the canyon rim, then travel on to Las Vegas, Nevada, for an exciting visit to the "Vegas Strip"-lined with bright lights and casinos. Try your luck at blackjack or the "one-armed bandit" slot machines, then drive through the Mojave Desert and over the San Gabriel Mountains to Los Angeles, California. Enjoy sightseeing in the "The City of Angels," with an included sightseeing tour of Tinseltown’s famous sites in Hollywood and Beverly Hills. From New York to L.A., and the historic frontiers in between, this affordable U.S. vacation is a trip for the history books!
One of the greatest things about a Cosmos escorted tour is the peace of mind it provides. We take care of all the details and include transportation, hotels, professional Tour Directors, sightseeing with knowledgeable Local Guides, and even occasional meals—so you can immerse yourself fully in your travel experience! With Cosmos, you enjoy the benefits and convenience of escorted travel, ample free time to explore your destination the way you want, and longer stays in key cities so that you can ...
May 03, 2024 through
May 26, 2024
Apr 29, 2024 7:00 PM
Includes Intra-vacation air transfers. Arrival and destination airfare not included.
May 10, 2024 through
Jul 12, 2024
Jul 8, 2024 7:00 PM
Includes Intra-vacation air transfers. Arrival and destination airfare not included - 4 departures, various dates.
Aug 09, 2024 through
Aug 16, 2024
Aug 12, 2024 7:00 PM
Includes Intra-vacation air transfers. Arrival and destination airfare not included - 2 departures, various dates.
|1||New York City|
|2||New York City|
|3||New York City – Philadelphia – Washington Dc Area|
|4||Washington Dc Area|
|5||Washington Dc – Niagara Falls, Canada|
|6||Niagara Falls, Canada – Dearborn|
|7||Dearborn – Chicago|
|9||Chicago – Madison – Minneapolis|
|10||Minneapolis. Excursion To The Mall Of America|
|11||Minneapolis – Mitchell – Oacoma|
|12||Oacoma – Badlands National Park – Mount Rushmore – Custer|
|13||Custer – Cody|
|14||Cody – Yellowstone National Park – West Yellowstone|
|15||West Yellowstone. Day Excursion To Yellowstone National Park|
|16||West Yellowstone – Jackson|
|17||Jackson – Salt Lake City|
|18||Salt Lake City – Bryce Canyon National Park – Cedar City|
|19||Cedar City – Zion National Park – Grand Canyon National Park|
|20||Grand Canyon National Park – Las Vegas|
|22||Las Vegas – Los Angeles|