NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE USA THEME TOUR - 10 DAYS / 9 NIGHTS
Learn the culture of Native Americans and marvel at scenic landscapes and natural wonders of the Native lands. On this very special 10-day Signature Theme Tour discover for yourself the Heritage of Native American nations… Hopi, Zuni, Navajo, Apache…
Visit the ancient cliff dwellings, see Papago Park, Scottsdale, Phoenix, and America’s oldest and still inhabited cities, fairytale-like beautiful canyons. See the Petrified Forest National Park and the Grand Canyon of Colorado and admire the beauty, timelessness and size of one of the Seven Wonders of the World.
The tour ends in the Fabulous Las Vegas – the Entertainment Capital of the World!
- DAY 1 - WELCOME TO ARIZONA!
Arrive to Phoenix, transfer to our hotel and check-in and enjoy time at leisure.
- DAY 2 - PHOENIX & SCOTTSDALE
Discover Arizona’s capital Phoenix, its vibrant downtown and the seat of Arizona government, the striking desert landscape of Papago Park, the world’s famous old town Scottsdale and the breathtaking sight of one of the world’s tallest fountains!
Your today’s tour also includes a visit to the famous Heard Museum that illustrates the heritage, living cultures and arts of Native people of the Southwest. Later, off to Kailua Beach and Chinatown.
- DAY 3 - LAND OF APACHE
Venture across the beautiful Arizona desert crowned with the majestic Saguaro cacti, a universal symbol of the American West. Visit the home of White Mountain Apache tribe, stroll through old Fort Apache, see the ruins of a 12-century Ancestral Pueblo village.
Then take an inside look at the Apache history in their museum.
- DAY 4 - PHOENIX: THE JEWEL OF THE DESERT
Today we’re off to land of scenic wonders, see the world’s largest and most colorful concentrations of petrified wood, dating from the Triassic period, the petroglyphs and ruins of the prehistoric dwellings – all that in Petrified Forest National Park.
Then travel to New Mexico and visit a sovereign nation – Zuni – considered to be the most traditional of all the New Mexico Pueblos. Visit their reservation and see the famous Zuni murals at the historic mission church.
- DAY 5 - SCENIC WONDERS OF NAVAJO
Today our journey takes us to the capital of the Navajo Nation, the largest Indian reservation in the US, which we’ll continue to explore today and tomorrow. You are in for one of the most spectacular natural wonders in America – the Navajo Canyon De Chelly with the spectacular standing rock featured in the movie “MacKenna’s
- DAY 6 -NAVAJO MONUMENTS
Experience one of the most majestic and most photographed places on earth – Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, the quintessential landscape of the Wild West, and a sacred place to the Navajo, who still inhabit the valley today. Venture on an exciting, scenic jeep tour inside the legendary Monument Valley and get a closer look at the fragile pinnacles of rock, miles of mesas, clusters of vast, iconic 1,000-ft buttes, shrubs, trees and sand.
Afterwards, see few of the most intact ancient cliff dwellings of Navajo National Monument.
- DAY 7 - HOPI WAY
The Hopi people, considered to be “the oldest of the Native People,” reside in 12 traditional villages, home to a total population of about 10,000, tightly knit together by clan relationship. Learn about the uniqueness of these settlers and how they lived in Mesas, flat mountains.
Visit Old Oraibi – an ancient multi-level living complex, dating back to 1150 – probably the oldest continuously inhabited settlement in the U.S. – a truly unique and memorable experience.
Later travel to Navajo Nation and experience the dreamlike landscape of Antelope Canyons, one of the most photographed slot canyons in the country!
- DAY 8 - NATURAL CALEIDOSCOPE
Journey millions of years back in time to the world’s greatest natural wonder – the Grand Canyon of Colorado and admire the beauty, timelessness and size of one of the Seven Wonders of the World, and even opt for a scenic helicopter flight above the canyon.
Continue to Sunset Crater and the ancient Wupatki ruins, both a national monument.
- DAY 9 - OASIS IN THE DESERT: FABULOUS LAS VEGAS
Travel across the beautiful Mojave Desert with endless valleys and unique Joshua Trees to fabulous Las Vegas, the Entertainment Capital of the World.
Stroll the Strip, do some shopping, try your luck in the famous casinos where everybody feels like a millionaire, or opt for one of Las Vegas’ world-class concerts and shows. We welcome you to Vegas a toast of champagne!
- DAY 10 - GOOD-BYE, LAS VEGAS!
Enjoy time at leisure before your transfer to McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas for your departure flight home.
We look forward to seeing you soon on one of our other great tours!
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