Day 3 - RAFTING/TETON NATIONAL PARK
This morning enjoy a scenic float trip on the Snake River as it meanders through stunning alpine scenery with the Grand Teton Mountains as the backdrop! Free time in the western town of Jackson before dinner at the lively Gun Barrel Restaurant. Meals:B,D
LODGE AT JACKSON HOLE
I T I N E R A R Y
Day 1 - INDEPENDENCE/NEWARK/WILMINGTON/SALT LAKE CITY
Morning departure for Philadelphia Airport to board our flight to Salt Lake City, Utah. Upon arrival transfer to hotel located across the street from Temple Square. Dinner at our hotel this evening. Meals:D
Day 6 - YELLOWSTONE/CODY
Drive along twisting roads with forests of lodgepole pine and quaking aspen to the cattle lands of western Wyoming. Arrive in Cody, founded in 1896 by “Buffalo Bill” Cody. Visit the Buffalo Bill Historical Center, A complex of 5 museums that will immerse you in American culture, art and artifacts. Meals:B,D
Day 7 - BIGHORN MOUNTAINS/SHERIDAN
Experience the splendor of the Bighorn Mountains as you traverse beautiful canyons and endless mountains. Wildflowers carpet the grasslands and cowboys work throughout the area. Meals:B,L,D
HOLIDAY INN, SHERIDAN, WY
Day 9 - RAPID CITY/MT RUSHMORE, CUSTER STATE PARK
Local sightseeing in Rapid City before visiting the great Mount Rushmore National Memorial where a thousand feet above you are the faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln carved into the granite walls of a mountain. Next visit the Crazy Horse Memorial, the largest statue in the world. Then a change of pace as we enjoy our private buffalo safari in Custer State Park followed by dinner at the Lodge. Overnight in Rapid City. Meals:B,D
HILTON GARDEN INN
Day 4 - YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK
Drive north into Yellowstone National Park, established in 1872 as our first National Park, where our park guide will board our motorcoach as we begin touring this park of natural wonders. Elk, moose and bison roam throughout the park and you will have lots of photo opportunities. The famous Old Faithful Geyser shoots its plume skyward approximately every 90 minutes outside the door of Old Faithful Inn. Lunch at the Inn before continuing our tour of the Park. Meals:B,L
STAGE COACH INN
Day 5 - YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK
With 10,000 hot springs, two-thirds of all geysers in the world, thundering waterfalls and colorful paint pots, Yellowstone will thrill you! View the spectacular “Grand Canyon of Yellowstone”, carved by the waters of the Yellowstone River. A park guide will be with us again this morning to explain more wonders of this park. Lunch at Mammouth Hot Springs Hotel in the Park before returning to the town of West Yellowstone for time for shopping before an independent dinner. Meals:B,L
STAGE COACH INN
and the GRAND TETONS
September 8 -17, 2016
10 Days/ 9 nights
TOUR INCLUSIONS: Roundtrip transportation from Independence/Newark/ Wilmington to Philadelphia Airport * roundtrip air Philadelphia/Salt Lake City - Rapid City/Philadelphia * air taxes and government fees (subject to change until ticketed) * accommodations for 9 nights based on double occupancy * 2 guided tours of Yellowstone National Park, guided touring in the Black Hills * meals include breakfast daily, 5 lunches and 4 dinners * taxes and gratuities for hotels, included meals, luggage handling at hotels and guides * services of a Tour Director from 4 Seasons Tours and Travel.
Not included: Additional airline baggage charges at airports, gratuity to motorcoach tour driver, phone calls, faxes.
Conditions: A deposit of $150 is due with each reservation. $100 of deposit refundable until July 1, 2016. $50 airline deposit is non-refundable. Final payment is due July 1, 2016. Cancellations: After final payment date there are no refunds.
TRIP CANCELLATION INSURANCE IS RECOMMENDED. APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE FROM 4 SEASONS TOURS.
Responsibility: B & B Travel, Inc. d/b/a 4 Seasons Tours and Travel acts only as agent for suppliers in arranging transportation, accommodations and services included in this tour. 4 Seasons Tours and Travel is not liable for loss, damage, injury or expense on account of delay, failure or accident of any conveyance or service or from any cause whatsoever, whether or not due to or caused by negligence of any company or person. 4 Seasons Tours and Travel reserves the right to alter, change or omit any tour component, when, in its opinion, it is in the best interest of the passengers. No refunds for any unused portion of the tour.
Day 2 - UTAH/IDAHO/WYOMING
Travel north into Idaho for lunch in Montpelier. Tour the Oregon/California Trail Center, which sits on the Oregon Trail, and learn about the rugged pioneers who followed this 2000 mile trail west. Continue into Wyoming, the rugged west, with spectacular mountains, silver springs, spacious grasslands, cowboys and warm hospitable people. Two nights in Jackson Hole, an area surrounded by the soaring, jagged peaks of the Grand Teton mountains. Meals:B,L
LODGE AT JACKSON HOLE
Day 10 - RAPID CITY/HOME
Morning transfer to the airport for our return flights to Philadelphia where our motorcoach will be waiting to return home. Meals:B
Day 8 - BLACK HILLS/DEADWOOD
Travel into the Black Hills of South Dakota to the town of Deadwood. Enjoy lunch before our visit to Kevin Costner’s Tatanka, a tribute to the native American and the thousands of bison that roamed our west. Time to explore Deadwood, browse and shop or try your hand at one of the local casinos. Continue into Rapid City for an independent dinner this evening and overnight. Meals:B,L
HILTON GARDEN INN