Travel the U.S.A. & Explore Home Like Never Before

If you’re looking for a vacation that will allow you to fly domestic and not stress about getting your kids’ passports in time, we have the perfect option for you. Travel the United States this Summer and Fall on select guided vacations that will take you to see the best of your own backyard – the good ‘ol U.S.A! From canyon lands and National Parks, to great East Coast cities and California classics, here’s a glimpse of what you can experience when you travel the United States this year!

Trafalgar – Great East Coast Cities

Relive American history during Trafalgar’s 8-day Great East Coast Cities itinerary which will take you to Washington D.C., Philadelphia, New York City, and Boston. This guided vacation is perfect for families, and travelers will be able to immerse themselves in the heritage of the United States during a small group sightseeing tour in Washington D.C. Visit iconic places such as the White House, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, World War II Memorial, and Arlington National Cemetery where you’ll be able to learn about our nation’s heroes. From Washington D.C. you’ll travel up the Atlantic Coast to the ‘City of Brotherly Love’ – Philadelphia. Here, you’ll be able to view Independence Hall, visit the Liberty Bell, and explore the scenic Independence National Historic Park before you venture off to the bustling ‘Big Apple’ – New York City! Tour the city with a Local Guide who will take you to see the towering Empire State Building, mirrored peak of the iconic Chrysler Building, and expansive Central Park. Of course, you’ll also be able to catch a glimpse of the Statue of Liberty and enjoy an afternoon or evening at leisure watching a Broadway Show or maybe strolling through one of the city’s many museums. Last, your guided vacation will end in Boston – where you can catch a Red Sox game, tour Harvard University, or try one of the delicious East Coast eateries sprinkled throughout the city.

Globus – Canyon Country Adventure

Looking for an adventurous Spring or Summer vacation? With Globus’ 8-day Canyon Country Adventure, you’ll take a Southwest vacation that will allow you to ‘rough it’ through the unique landscapes of Arizona and Utah! Once you arrive in Scottsdale, Arizona, you’ll travel through cactus-studded scenery and stop in Sedona to take a scenic 4x4 Jeep tour to the top of Mogollon Rim. There, you’ll catch a glimpse of majestic rock formations and rugged lowland desert. Later, head through Oak Creek Canyon, home to brilliantly hued cliffs and rugged spires of sandstone, and then arrive at one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World – the Grand Canyon! As a special feature, your hotel will be located near the rim of the Grand Canyon, so you’ll be able to see great views of this magnificent canyon land that draws more than 5 million worldwide visitors a year. Other spectacles throughout your Canyon Country Adventure with Globus include: seeing the sparkling blue water that lines the red-rock canyon walls of Lake Powell, touring the red sandstone monoliths, buttes, and mesas of Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, and seeing the colorful stone formations of Zion National Park.

Insight – Best of California

From San Francisco to Los Angeles, see all of California’s highlights during Insight Vacations’9-day Best of California itinerary. Spend your first day of this guided vacation touring the city that made Tony Bennett sing about where he left his heart – San Francisco! Ride a cable car, partake in the bustling activities of Union Square, or snap pictures in front of the famous Golden Gate Bridge at Golden Gate Park. From San Francisco, you’ll venture to California’s premier wine country – Napa Valley. Step onboard the Napa Valley Wine Train to taste an array of varietals that are perfectly paired with delicious fine dining meals. As you breeze through Napa Valley’s lush landscape, you’ll then venture to Sonoma, another city brimming with notable wineries. On day four of your ‘Best of California’ guided vacation, you’ll be able to travel through California’s Gold Country, into the Sierra Nevada Mountains, and to Yosemite National Park – one of the first wilderness parks in the United States. Next, head towards California’s Central Coast – travel across the Monterey Peninsula along the scenic 17-Mile Drive before passing the famous Pebble Beach Golf Links. You'll then head South for a guided tour of Hearst Castle – the grandiose estate of publishing tycoon William Randolph Hearst. The final days of your California adventure will be spent visiting Santa Barbara, Santa Monica, Hollywood, and Los Angeles!

Explore the place you've called 'home' like never before on one of these U.S.A. guided vacations. Contact an Avoya Travel Vacation Specialist today!