California’s Gold Coast

This action packed tour kicks-off in Los Angeles and ends 12 days later in San Francisco. Along the way you will see the famous sights of Beverly Hills, explore Santa Barbara, Monterey and Carmel-by the-Sea and enjoy unforgettable views from the coastal highway. Add to this stop-offs at key attractions and outdoor adventures including Yosemite National Park plus sampling all of the local food and wine.

Number of days Prices from The itinerary includes

12 Days

11 nights / 12 days from £4,895

Prices are per person based on 2 people sharing a room, including return transfers and economy flights from London. Supplements for Small Group Departures and Solo Travellers available on request.

  • Departures from April to October
  • Tour starts in San Diego and ends in San Francisco
  • Airport transfers
  • 11 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 9 dinners (B,L,D)
  • Motorcoach transportation
  • Services of a Tauck Director, local guides and drivers.
  • Day 1

    Arrive in San Diego (D)

    After arriving at San Diego International Airport you will be transferred for a 2 night stay at The US Grant, A Luxury Collection Hotel, where you will enjoy a welcome reception and dinner.

  • Day 2

    San Diego (B , D)

    Begin the day with a guided tour of the renowned San Diego Zoo, followed by a city tour of the eclectic Gaslamp Quarter, harbour area, Juan Cabrillo National Monument and Seaport Village with live music and street artists. Spend the evening with a champagne reception and dinner aboard a private yacht cruise of San Diego harbour.

  • Day 3

    Los Angeles (B , D)

    Head north towards Los Angeles for an overnight stay at The Langham Huntington, Pasadena, stopping at Mission San Juan Capistrano en route. After lunch you can peruse the Los Angeles’ Farmers’ Market and take a city tour to see famous spots like Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills and witness celebrity autographs, handprints and footprints at the historic TCL Chinese Theatre.