Classic West Fly Drive 

Classic West Fly Drive 


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  • 4 nights in San Francisco
  • 2 nights in Yosemite National Park
  • 1 night in Death Valley National Park
  • 3 nights in Las Vegas
  • option to include the Grand Canyon
  • 4 nights in Los Angeles  


The Classic West fly drive takes in the "must see" locations in California & the west. 2 weeks allows a steady pace to really enjoy the locations you are visiting.

To cross Yosemite National Park by the route indicated you must travel between May & November. 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.

Enquire about Classic West Fly Drive 


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 - Classic West Fly Drive


Days 1 to 4 San Francisco.

Start your America Holidays 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 Handlery

Days 5 & 6 Yosemite National Park (157 miles)

Collect your hire car from the downtown location and set off to discover Yosemite National Park, best known for its waterfalls, but within its nearly 1,200 square miles, you can find deep valleys, grand meadows, ancient giant sequoias, a vast wilderness area. Hire bikes, follow the hiking trails, join a ranchers tour.

Suggested Hotel:  Tenaya Lodge, Yosemite

Day 7 Death Valley National Park (280 miles) 

Start the day with in Yosemite National Park and make your way up and over Tioga Pass (May to November only) and down past Mammoth Lakes and Lone Pine before the landscape changes dramatically from the lush vegetation of Yosemite into the red rock and barren landscape of Death Valley. The amazing scenery of Death Valley is like stepping back in time to an American Western.

Suggested Hotel:  Inn at Furnace Creek

Days 8 to 10 Las Vegas (125 miles) 

After a morning in Death Valley it’s time to hit the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas, 3 nights here will give you enough time to experience the sights and sounds of Las Vegas with its great restaurants and wide range of shows and entertainment and allow enough time for a day trip to The Grand Canyon.

Suggested Hotel:  The Mirage

Days 11 to 14 Los Angeles (271 miles)

Today you head west to the California Coast and the city of Los Angeles, home for the next 4 nights. Once you have arrived in the movie capital of the world the choice on where to stay as a base it yours; choose one of the beautiful beaches  Santa Monica, Long Beach or Huntington Beach and wander along the beach front promenades or opt to stay on Hollywood Boulevard or Beverly Hills where you can stroll along the world famous Rodeo Drive where the rich and famous do their shopping. Universal Studios, Six Flags Magic Mountain and Disneyland are within easy reach of one another and its worth taking a trip to the Paul Getty Museum and the Walt Disney Concert Hall

Suggested Hotel:  The Hilton Huntington Beach

Day 15  Fly home from  Los Angeles to Heathrow  - all flights are over nights, landing back in the UK the following morning.

Enquire about a Classic West Fly Drive by calling 01243 779 737 or complete our enquiry form below.

Alternative California Holiday Suggestions:

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 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.  
  • Car Hire - we offer a full range of models from 2 door compacts to a Mustang Convertible
  • We will suggest 4* hotels throughout, all in good locations, the standard can be altered if you prefer a more luxurious hotel or more modest accommodation.


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.

Link  to Las Vegas

Link to  America Holidays

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.