Best of the West Fly Drive 

Best of the West - Fly Drive

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  • 4 nights in San Francisco
  • 2 nights in Carmel or Monterey
  • 1 night Pismo Beach
  • 4 nights in Los Angeles  
  • 3 nights in Las Vegas
  • option to include the Grand Canyon


Best of the West takes in the Best the west has to offer over a 2 week period at a relaxing pace, Enjoy the blend of city and coastline - a perfect choice all year round. Choose to start the fly drive in San Francisco or Las Vegas and alter the exact number of nights to suit you.  We'll recommend the properties we feel are in good locations along the route , most will be 4* and we'll suggest a suitable sized car to accommodate you family. 

The costs will differ on the season you travel in, the c lass you fly in and the standard of accommodation 

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All our America Fly Drive Holidays are Tailor Made for you personally   We explore airfares and hotels to secure the best rates available for the dates you want to travel. Pricing will differ depending on what promotional deals the hoteliers and airlines have available  and  how early you book -  11 months hence maximum .

Start by calling 01243 779 737 to speak to a human being or complete our ENQUIRY FORM 

Our office hours are 9.30 to 7.30 pm Monday to Friday or by prior appointment at the weekend and outside of normal working hours.  

For your financial security all holidays created by Time and Place Luxury Holidays are covered under the Civil Aviation ATOL protection scheme.

Full Itinerary - Best of the West Fly Drive


Days 1 to 4 San Francisco.

Start your America Fly Drive Holiday departing the UK on your chosen scheduled flight to San Francisco. San Francisco is one of the most enchanting cities in the USA. From Lombard Street, the crookedest street in the world, to Alcatraz and Fisherman’s Wharf, from Union Square to the historic Cable Cars, Chinatown and the Golden Gate Bridge – the city is bursting with things to see and do.

Suggested Hotel:  The Grand Hyatt, Union Sq

Days 5 & 6 Carmel / Monterey  (125 miles )

Collect your hire car from the downtown location and set off to discover the iconic Pacific Highway 1 which follows the spectacular coastline to the enchanting seaside towns of Monterey and Carmel by the sea, known for their breath-taking scenery and artistic history and packed with waterfront activities

Suggested Hotel:  The Monterey Plaza

Day 7 Pismo Beach (100 miles) 

Feeling refreshed after a good night’s sleep you’ll enjoy a leisurely drive down the Big Sur coast line towards the sleepy villages of Cambria and San Simeon for your next stop, stop off and visit Hearst Castle, at San Simeon, the grandiose estate of publisher William Randolph Hearst.

Suggested Hotel: BW Cavalier Resort  

Days 8 to 11  Los Angeles (150 miles)

Los Angeles is home to many famous attractions in a relatively concentrated space. Your choices include amusement parks, architectural landmarks, art museums and galleries, beaches, parks, hiking and shopping, to name a few.  A region of great diversity where you’ll discover a world of culinary adventures.

Suggested Hotel: The Loews Santa Monica

Days 12 to 14 Las Vegas (271 miles) 

Las Vegas is a playground designed to offer anything you want, relax by the pool, play golf or tennis, use the spa, shop in the vast array of malls or explore the many themed hotels along the strip. We suggest you visit  The Grand Canyon, whilst your so close.

Suggested  Hotel:   The Wynn

Day 15  Fly home from  Las Vegas to Heathrow  

Enquire about the Best of the West Fly Drive by calling 01243 779 737 or complete our enquiry form below


Flexibility on the itinerary


  • We have suggested a suitable number of nights in each location but we can alter the duration to suit your personal requirements.
  • We have suggested 4* hotels all in good locations, the standard can be altered if you prefer a more luxurious hotel or more modest accommodation.

  • Car Hire - we offer a full range of models from 2 door compacts to a Mustang Convertible
  • We will use our knowledge of America to advise on places you should stop and see recommending bars and restaurants you should visit and ensure you have everything you require for a perfect holiday.  

If this itinerary isn't exactly what you are looking for let us tailor make an America holiday specific to  your personal requirements, if you are looking for ideas and inspiration then follow the links below to browse through some of our other America Holiday itineraries we have created for previous clients then call us on 01243 779 737 to speak to a human being.

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Please note, all visitors to the USA are required, by law, to complete an online ESTA form prior to travel, one form must be completed for each member of the family and or party. The US government charges a fee of $14.00 for ESTA applications,

For your financial security all holidays created by Time and Place Luxury Holidays are covered under the Civil Aviation ATOL protection scheme.