Excursions San Diego,Portland,Phoenix USA by Musement

San Diego Zoo 1-day pass tickets

Spend an entire day at the San Diego Zoo with this one-day pass and learn how to monkey around.The San Diego Zoo is a beautiful 100-acre park with over 3,700 rare and endangered animals. You’ll be able to visit the lush naturalistic habitats and see eagles, Galapagos tortoises, koalas and more. It’s a lively place to visit and fun for the whole family!

If it’s your first time and you’re not sure what to do, you can take a double-decker bus for a 35-minute guided tour of the zoo. It’s a great way to get a general overview and plan what you want to see up close.If you’re in a hurry to see the cheetahs or other animals, hop aboard the Kangaroo Bus. You can get off at four different stops around the zoo, making it easier to see all of your favorite animals.To get a bird’s eye view of the zoo, you can take the Skyfari aerial tram. It’s a great shortcut from one end of the zoo to the other and you’ll be able to admire the zoo’s extensive animal and plant collection. It’s a one-of-a-kind view that you won’t want to miss. Children younger than 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult on the aerial tram.

San Diego Zoo 1-day pass tickets

Go San Diego 1 or 2 day pass with downloadable guidebook

  • Save up to 55% on top San Diego attractions
  • Choose from over 40 attractions, museums, tours, cruises, and more
  • Get your pass on any mobile device or print at home
  • Download the informative guidebook to help plan your trip

See as much of San Diego as you can with the Go San Diego Card. You decide if you want it to last 1 or 2 calendar days. Once purchased, the card can be downloaded instantly to your phone or printed at home. Then you can take it to any of over 40 participating attractions and tours. Want to go Whale Watching or visit the San Diego Museum of Art? Just show up and present your pass. It’s easy and convenient.Every pass comes with a downloadable guidebook to help you choose the next place to visit. With extra discounts and special offers at participating locations, the Go San Diego Card is an easy and convenient way to save money and see the very best of San Diego.

Go San Diego 1 or 2 day pass with downloadable guidebook

USS Midway Museum tickets with self-guided audio tour

Discover the USS Midway with this admission ticket and self-guided audio tour of the most visited floating ship museum in the country.Every admission includes a self-guided audio tour of 29 restored aircraft and 60 exciting exhibits; from the powerful engine room to the Captain’s bridge. The audio tour is narrated by former Midway sailors and are available in many languages. The Battle of Midway Theater features a riveting multimedia movie about the Battle of Midway, included with the admission ticket! Thrilling flight simulators, interactive activities and exhibitions are all waiting for you!

USS Midway Museum tickets with self-guided audio tour

San Diego Zoo Safari Park 1-day pass tickets

See exotic wild animals roaming free at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. You’ll receive a pass to explore this open-air zoo for an entire day. Unlike other zoos this amazing safari adventure is home to thousands of animals from Africa and Asia, some roaming together on the vast open plains of California.Your pass will give you access to regular shows as well as the Africa Tram, a brightly-colored vehicle which will take you around some of the field exhibits. From tiny meerkats to huge elephants, the landscape holds over 2,600 different animal species, giving you plenty to see for an entire day.

San Diego Zoo Safari Park 1-day pass tickets

Old Town Trolley tours of San Diego

  • Hop on and off at your own pace through San Diego and Coronado
  • Explore marvelous beaches, museums and parks all while enjoying the beautiful weather
  • Sit back and enjoy the view of all San Diego has to offer

Like no place on earth, San Diego offers an abundance of stunning natural beauty, rich history and an array of cultural, iconic and entertaining attractions. The best way to see it all is on board the city’s original sightseeing tour, Old Town Trolley Tours of San Diego.Old Town Trolley Tours has been transporting around the city for more than 20 years. Combining points of interest with fascinating history and amusing anecdotes, this trolley tour stops at all of San Diego’s most popular attractions.

Old Town Trolley tours of San Diego

LEGOLAND® California entrance tickets

  • Explore more than 60 rides, shows and attractions including the Dragon Coaster, Driving School and LEGOCITY: Deep Sea Adventure submarine ride
  • Join the local LEGO ® City Police Officers in a crazy 4D chase across town with the brand-new LEGO City 4D Movie: Officer in Pursuit
  • Go behind-the-scenes of a movie set at The LEGO® Movie 2 Experience and explore the awesome LEGO Models as seen in The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part

LEGOLAND® California entrance tickets

San Diego dinner cruise

Experience San Diego’s wonders from another perspective while having a delightful three-course-meal onboard of a beautiful cruise. On arrival you will be greeted with a glass of chilled champagne, and once dinner is over feel free to head over to the dance floor for a good time under the stars or to have a stroll through the decks while enjoying the views of the city.Dine and dance under the stars while you cruise through the San Diego Bay, enjoy a three-course dinner with breathtaking views of the city,share your best moments instantly by using the free WiFi onboard

San Diego dinner cruise

Tijuana city tour

On this tour you will visit Tijuana, which is the largest city of the Baja California Peninsula. Beginning with crossing into Mexico and entering a unique and colorful culture. First off, we’ll travel to the main street known for its historic roundabouts. The roundabout famously features statues of a heroes, like Abraham Lincoln and Cuauhtémoc the Aztec King. Passing by the well-known Cultural Center, where you can see regional arts and it is one of the main attractions in Tijuana.Next, you’ll visit the demolished Tijuana Bullring, the Tijuana Water Tower and the Hipódromo. The tour ends on the Avenida Revolución, which is filled with stands to bargain, shops and restaurants. Presently it is the epi center of Tijuana with its hub of cantinas, table dance bars, dance clubs and art galleries.

Tijuana city tour

San Diego harbor cruise

On your San Diego harbor cruise, you will explore the San Diego coastline. Cruise by famous landmarks like Seaport Village, Shelter Island, ship-building and dry-docking facilities, Coronado Island, Point Loma, and Cabrillo National Monument. Choose between a one-hour and two-hour cruise. As you sail you’ll see delightful marine animals and majestic sea birds, and your professionally-narrated tour will talk about what local environmental efforts are doing to protect them.

San Diego harbor cruise

San Diego sightseeing harbor cruise

Don’t miss San Diego’s best views on your harbor cruise. Learn about the city from an expert as you go under the Coronado Bridge, past military ships, waterfront landmarks and marine life. The luxurious ships are equipped with three levels with comfortable indoor and outdoor seating, 360-degree views, and an onboard snack bar. One the 1-hour tour, choose between the north and south harbor routes. If you have more time, choose the two-hour cruise to see the entire bay.

  • North route includes the San Diego skyline, Star of India and the iconic ships of the Maritime Museum, Harbor Island, Shelter Island and North Island Naval Air Station.
  • South route includes U.S.S. Midway Aircraft Carrier, U.S. Navy Surface Fleet, Coronado waterfront, Naval Amphibious Base Coronado (home of the Navy SEAL’s) and the Coronado Bay Bridge.

San Diego sightseeing harbor cruise

LEGOLAND® California and Sea Life® Aquarium Hopper tickets

Inside LEGOLAND Dive into the LEGO CITY: Deep Sea Adventure submarine ride. Train like a ninja on LEGO® NINJAGO®: The Ride, conquer the Dragon Coaster, get behind the wheel at Driving School, and marvel at cities built entirely out of millions of LEGO bricks in Miniland USA. LEGOLAND California Resort is also home to SEA LIFE® aquarium, located right at the park entrance where you can get up close to more than 5,000 sea creatures including Pacific Sea Nettles, Flamboyant Cuttlefish, Sharks, Rays, and hundreds of beautiful live coral on display. Don’t miss the Sea at Night exhibition for a walk, jump and splash in a simulated bioluminescent tide!

LEGOLAND® California and Sea Life® Aquarium Hopper tickets

LEGOLAND® California Resort Hopper tickets

  • Explore more than 60 rides, shows and attractions inside LEGOLAND including the Dragon Coaster, Driving School and LEGO CITY: Deep Sea Adventure submarine ride
  • Get hands-on with ocean-themed exhibits and meet animals like octopi and sharks at SEA LIFE® Aquarium
  • Build on your raft as you float around the lazy river, race down water slides, and play with giant floating LEGO brick while you cool off at LEGOLAND® Water Park
  • Book now and enjoy a second free day

LEGOLAND® California Resort Hopper tickets

Enjoy three awesome attractions! LEGOLAND® California Resort is a world of LEGO® fun and adventure for families. Explore it all, brick by colorful brick with this super quick LEGOLAND® Resort Hopper ticket! Awesome awaits with over 60 rides, shows and attractions inside LEGOLAND® California, get up close to sea creatures at SEA LIFE® aquarium, and cool off at the LEGOLAND® Water Park. Dive into the LEGO CITY: Deep Sea Adventure submarine ride. Train like a ninja on LEGO® NINJAGO®: The Ride, and marvel at cities built entirely out of millions of LEGO bricks in Miniland USA. Get hands-on at SEA LIFE® Aquarium, with ocean-themed exhibits, educational talks and up-close encounters with sharks, octopi, rays and more! Don’t miss the Sea at Night exhibition for a walk, jump and splash in a simulated bioluminescent tide! Located inside LEGOLAND California, the sun is always shining at LEGOLAND Water Park where you can cool off as you race down Riptide Racers, put your LEGO building skills to the test as you float around Build-A-Raft River, or splash and play in the Lion Temple Wave Pool.

LEGOLAND® California Resort Hopper tickets

Baja wine tour

On this wine tasting tour, you will be able to taste wines from four different wineries in the acclaimed Valle de Guadalupe in Mexico. You will be able to taste the wonderfully earthly tones of Mexican wines while getting a behind the scenes tour of the production process and estate walking tour. Included in the tour is also a hacienda style lunch with a spectacular view overlooking the valley. There is also the chance to shop for local foods and artisanal products.

Baja wine tour

San Diego craft brewery tour

On this tour, you’ll be able to visit local San Diego breweries in America’s beer capital. You will get scenes inside scoop on breweries, learning the difference between craft beers and commercial beers and beer production. The first stop on the craft beer tour is at Green Flash, known for their IPA’s and Pacific Ales. Then the tour moves along to Ballast Point Brewery, where you will get a behind the scenes tour and possibly visit another mystery brewery. The last stop on the craft brewery tour will be at either Ale Smith or Rough Draft.

San Diego craft brewery tour

Temecula wine tour

  • Wine tasting at three wineries
  • Behind the scenes tour of wine production
  • Visit Temecula’s wine country

This tour takes you about 50 minutes away from San Diego to Southern California’s wine country. On this tour, you will visit three wineries and get a behind the scenes look at wine production and a walking tour of the estate. Included in the tour is a lovely sit down lunch. If you book your tour on Sunday, you’ll get to listen to live music at Lorimar winery.

Temecula wine tour

Baja Mexico Grand Tour

On the Baja Mexico Grand tour, the adventure begins once you cross into Mexico and visit Tijuana. There you will see the highlights of the area including the Cultural Center, the Tijuana Bullring, the Tijuana Zoo, and the Tijuana Tower. After the sightseeing, you will have time to shop around Avenida Revolución. This street is one of the main shopping districts in Mexico with more than 400 different types of shops. After you’ve worked up an appetite shopping, you will head over to the Puerto Nuevo Lobster Village. The village is home to over 50 restaurants offering the local specialty of Puerto Nuevo style lobster meals. This regional specialty consists of Pacific Ocean Lobster deep fried served alongside rice, beans, and a welcome Margarita. After a lovely dinner, you can unwind along the Pacific Ocean serenaded by Mariachis. The last stop of the tour is at Rosarito Beach, where you can enjoy the scenic views before heading back to San Diego.

Baja Mexico Grand Tour

San Diego whale watching tour

Get up close and personal to the marvelous marine wildlife in San Diego. Led by friendly ocean experts from Birch Aquarium, you’ll get a deeper understanding of the ocean ecosystem and real-time commentary on the sights and sea creatures unique to your cruise. You will hop on board a comfortable, two-story whale watching yacht, featuring 360-degree views from the main level and upper sundeck, multiple restrooms and free guest WiFi. Your cruise will follow the whales’ migration path to bring you up close for the best sighting spots, which change every day.

San Diego whale watching tour

Complete cannabis tour with glassblowing

Make your San Diego trip an entertaining and hands-on experience with the Complete cannabis tour with glassblowing. Your tour will be an informative one filled with facts all about the life cycle of the cannabis plant. To start, you’ll get the VIP experience at the cannabis dispensary where you can purchase your own cannabis products. Afterwards, guests will see a live demonstration of glassblowing by a craftsperson, creating one of a kind cannabis water pipes. The last stop on the tour, guests will meet the master grower and get to touch, smell and taste live cannabis plants.

Complete cannabis tour with glassblowing

Kegs and kush cannabis and brewery tour

Your trip to San Diego would be incomplete without a trip to the renowned breweries and dispensaries. On your tour, you will go behind the scenes with an expert guide and learn about the up and coming industry. Get an educational and interactive experience as you sample different types of beers from ales to lagers to IPAs. Tasting isn’t obliged but you can still feed your mind with knowledge about the production process. On the cannabis portion of the tour, feel free to bring your own because smoking, eating and vaping is permitted.

Kegs and kush cannabis and brewery tour

San Diego winter whale watching excursion

Hop on board a yacht and head out to the open ocean for an unforgettable experience. You will have an exclusive look at local environmental efforts and hear professional live narration on marine life from expert captains and volunteer naturalists from the San Diego Natural History Museum (The NAT). Spot grey whales that migrate from winter to spring from feeding grounds in Alaskan waters to calving lagoons in Baja California and back. You may even see a large number of Humpback whales off the coast along with megapods of Common Dolphins.Take in the California sun for panoramic views on the deck or rather, stay cozy from the comfort of the indoor seating with a full bar, hot food and souvenirs available for purchase.

San Diego winter whale watching excursion

San Diego Patriot jet boat thrill ride

  • Go on a thrilling ride with views of top attractions
  • Enjoy high-speed spins, tricks and turns
  • Rock out and feel the wind in your hair as you pass military ships and the Coronado Bridge

San Diego Patriot jet boat thrill ride

San Diego speed boat adventure tour

San Diego Speed Boat Adventures is a fully narrated 13-mile tour of the Big Bay. The witty yet historical narration is done through two-way communication systems mounted in each boat. You will have a once in a lifetime view of Naval Ships and Aircraft Carriers, the Coronado Bridge, The famous Star of India and the historic ships of the Maritime Museum. Take in a breathtaking view of the downtown skyline and get a closer look at some of the wildlife that call San Diego Harbor home!

San Diego speed boat adventure tour

Whale watching in San Diego

Jump on board the world-famous America for a once-in-a-lifetime Whale Watching experience. Experience whale watching in San Diego from the 138 foot sailing Yacht America and take in unforgettable views of San Diego’s beautiful coastline. On this tour you’ll see the California Gray Whales migrating through the San Diego area and you’ll do it all on board a vessel that promises the deliver the finest and calmest of viewing experiences.

Whale watching in San Diego

SeaWorld and Go San Diego 3, 5 or 7 day pass

  • Choice of premium attraction to either SeaWorld® San Diego or 3-Day Hop-on Hop-off San Diego Trolley by Old Town Trolley
  • Save up to 55% on top San Diego attractions
  • Choose from over 40 attractions, museums, tours, cruises, and more
  • Get your pass on any mobile device or print at home
  • Download the informative guidebook to help plan your trip

SeaWorld and Go San Diego 3, 5 or 7 day pass

Secret spots and history of Balboa Park tour

This tour will guide you through Balboa Park’s gorgeous gardens, lovely walking paths, and plenty of cultural gems, from theatres to museums featuring the arts, the sciences, and more. You’ll get a full overview of the park and its rich history on this San Diego walking tour that explores how the park has become a symbol of the city.

You’ll explore everything from a sunken garden that was once a nudist colony to The Spanish Village Art Center, stopping at local coffee carts for a quick break on the way.

You’ll visit spots that even locals don’t know about. Keep the camera handy for what might be the prettiest tour in town!

Secret spots and history of Balboa Park tour

Hop-on hop-off Big Pink Trolley tour – one day pass

  • A day pass to enjoy Portland at your own pace
  • Take as much time as you wish to see the best Portland has to offer
  • Expertly-narrated 1 hour and 30 minute tour
  • See natural beauty of Washington Park and the West Hills, Willamette River and Waterfront Park

A Hop-On Hop-Off Tour with 14 stops at Portland’s attractions. With an all day or two day pass, enjoy the 85 minute narrated tour or hop off and on at the attractions of your choice, taking as much time as you wish to see the best Portland has to offer. Portland is a city of contrasts, a lively city center surrounded by natural beauty, from Washington Park and the West Hills to the Willamette River and Waterfront Park

Hop-on hop-off Big Pink Trolley tour – one day pass

Deluxe combination tour – trolley and Multnomah Falls

  • A combination tour of our Multnomah Falls & Columbia River Gorge Tour and our Hop-On, Hop-Off Trolley Tour
  • See the Rose City’s most renowned nature escape
  • Travel along the historic Columbia River Highway with panoramic views
  • See the best parks in Portland, from Washington Park and the West Hills to the Willamette River and Waterfront Park
  • Combination price includes the Falls & Gorge Tour and a two day Big Pink Hop-On, Hop-Off Pass. Explore the Columbia River Gorge with its beautiful vistas and waterfalls and enjoy the Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour with 14 stops at Portland’s attractions.
    With the two day trolley pass you will have plenty of time to hop off and on at the attractions of your choice. The Gorge tour is not to be missed and the Hop-On, Hop-Off tour provides unmatched flexibility to see PortlandCombine our Big Pink Sightseeing Trolley Tour of Portland with our Multnomah Falls & Columbia River Gorge Tour for an all day (or two day) touring experience that will create a memorable impression of your visit to our beautiful corner of the world.

Deluxe combination tour – trolley and Multnomah Falls

Portland city tour

More than simply a city tour, the half-day Portland City Tour will expose the laid-back small-town feel of this exciting and thriving downtown. You will experience the best Portland sites, which include Pioneer Courthouse Square, Pittock Mansion, Lan Su Chinese Gardens, and the International Rose Test Garden. You will also discover what makes the residents of Portland so colorful, and learn the cultural history of this very special Pacific Northwest city. Currently, it is the 26th biggest town in the US is regarded as one of the world’s most environmentally conscious cities: a hub for farm-to-table eateries, alternative lifestyles, a massive community of cyclists, and high walkability. This Portland sightseeing tour will take you into the heart of the city where you will experience what makes the City of Roses so unique. Hundreds of food carts, the world’s biggest independent bookstore, and a huge urban forest are a few places of interest that you will encounter.

Portland city tour

Explore Portland walking tour

  • Get a taste of Portland’s greenery and sustainability as you visit Washington Park, Mt Tabor Park, and McCall Waterfront Park
  • Cross Portland’s famous bridges to visit neighborhoods in each of the four distinct city quadrants
  • Enjoy French press coffee brewed with beans from one of Portland’s local roasters

Get out of downtown and into the eclectic neighborhoods and leafy parks where Portland truly shines! Experience the Rose City like a local as you visit iconic sites and your guide’s favorite spots.

Explore Portland walking tour

Columbia Gorge waterfalls and wine tour

Set out to experience two of the greatest attractions of the Pacific Northwest – the Columbia Gorge Waterfalls and Oregon wines! Hear the amazing narratives that lie beneath the scenic beauty, as you admire the basalt cliffs, lofty waterfalls, and placid vineyards and orchards that define the area. Begin your afternoon along the mighty Columbia River, watching for bald eagles and ospreys, as you make your way to the verdant forests of “Waterfall Alley.” Your guide will provide a naturalist perspective on the mossy environment as you meander around some of the 70 waterfalls that drape the region’s cliffs. As you continue east, the wet forests of the coastal Pacific Northwest give way to Garry Oak, Ponderosa Pines, and other more arid vegetation, creating prime conditions for grapes. Spend the rest of the day exploring the fertile basin around Hood River, where you’ll taste boutique wines found only in Oregon. Learn how the forces that shaped this incredible landscape have also crafted the wine in your glass, creating a terroir unique to this secluded paradise!

Columbia Gorge waterfalls and wine tour

Multnomah Falls and Gorge waterfalls and wine tasting tour

Your day will start at amazing waterfalls and move east through the Columbia River Gorge. This area is young but quickly developing as the wine-production area known as the Columbia River American Viticulture Area (AVA). Frequently revered as “A World of Wine in 40 Miles,” the Columbia River AVA is a mix of climates, soils, elevation, and geology to produce the most grape varietals in the Pacific Northwest. The guides will show you spots in the Gorge and the Hood River Valley while giving accounts of the fabulous scenery and its history. After lunch in downtown Hood River (not included) you will be transported to two wineries that best represent the Columbia River AVA. Stops that may be included are: Portland Women Forum, Crown Point Vista House, Latourell Falls, Bridal Veil Falls, Multnomah Falls.

Multnomah Falls and Gorge waterfalls and wine tasting tour

Portland city and Gorge waterfalls tour

Experience the ultimate tour of Portland and the Columbia River Gorge! Enjoy a complete introduction to the City of Portland and the Columbia Gorge National Scenic Area, which consists of unique visits, remarkable views, and concise facts of the area’s first-rate attractions. This tour combines some of the most iconic and special locations in Portland with the natural splendor and beauty of the waterfalls, scenic vistas, and historic sites in the Columbia River Gorge. You will revel in The International Test Rose Garden, Pittock Mansion, and Lan Su Chinese Garden in Portland, and Vista House, Latourell and Multnomah Falls in the Gorge. Spend the day gaining knowledge of about what makes this area of Oregon and the Pacific Northwest so special.

Portland city and Gorge waterfalls tour

Oregon wine tasting tour

Taste the best Oregon brings to the table on this memorable wine tasting trip from Portland. This informative tour will acquaint you with the splendor of the Willamette Valley and the extraordinary wine it offers. Take in the pleasant views and stop at three vineyards. You’ll discover what it takes to make an extraordinary Oregon Pinot Noir. The Willamette Valley is a world-famous Pinot producer with over 550 wineries and 22,000 vineyard acres planted. This experience offers the most unwinding and mind-blowing perspectives in the countryside all while tasting some incredible Oregon wine!

Oregon wine tasting tour

Mt. Hood Loop and Multnomah Falls tour

Take a guided visit from Portland to Mt. Hood starting off by going to Mount Hood with a guide. You’ll have multiple opportunities to take tons of photos of the striking views and to gain knowledge on the legacy of Portland’s noted mountain. The visit will depart from downtown Portland and take you to the Columbia River Gorge. You will visit the town of Hood River for lunch then drive up through the Hood River Valley to the south side of Mt. Hood. The locales visited can include Multnomah Falls, Rowena Crest, a farm stand (seasonally), and Timberline Lodge. Your course may change based on climate and road conditions but the guides will make changes to upgrade your Mt Hood Loop tour experience.

Mt. Hood Loop and Multnomah Falls tour

Multnomah Falls and Gorge Waterfalls tour

Throughout the formation of the Cascade Mountain Range, lava and other pyroclastic matter streamed west from what would be the Cascades to the Pacific Ocean, producing a thick layer of basalt rock that covered Western Oregon. About 15,000 years ago during the Pleistocene Ice Age, water from the Lake Missoula Flood formed Columbia River Gorge as hundreds of cubic miles of water, ice, rock and mud swiftly made its way from present-day Montana to the Pacific Ocean. Experience the gorgeousness of the canyon walls and rock formations, waterfalls and vistas. The guides will show you to the Gorge, while providing a narrative of the landscape and its history. Your tour will guide you along the Historic Columbia River National Scenic Byway, where some stops include, Portland Women’s Forum, Crown Point Vista House, Latourell Falls, Multnomah Falls, and Shepperd’s Dell.

Multnomah Falls and Gorge Waterfalls tour

Colours and Canyons Grand Canyon Helicopter day tour from Phoenix

Take off over Grand Canyon National Park on this full-day tour. With a voyage through the canyon edge, your guide demonstrates to you the most lovely views found in the Southwest. After you set out from the Phoenix area, make your first stop in Williams with an opportunity to investigate one of the last Route 66 towns. Just before you enter the recreation center, your guide checks you in for a helicopter visit that takes you over Marble Canyon, Point Imperial, the Little Colorado River, the Dragon Corridor, and the North Rim.

Colours and Canyons Grand Canyon Helicopter day tour from Phoenix

Grand Canyon South Rim with Route 66 day tour from Phoenix

Enjoy a day exploring the Grand Canyon National Park! From historic Route 66 to one of America’s great wonders, you get an in-depth look at the region’s sights. After meeting your guide make your way through the Sonoran Desert learning about the local wildlife and ecosystem. On the Mogollon Rim, you will see the outskirts of the old Route 66 town of Flagstaff headed into Grand Canyon National Park. There will be a pit stop in the town of Williams, AZ before arriving at the South Rim. Williams is one of the few route 66 towns that thrives with its delightful small-town charm. After arrive at Canyon’s South Rim enjoying 3 hours to walk the rim, shop, take photos, or eat your boxed lunch, and relax before returning to Phoenix.

Grand Canyon South Rim with Route 66 day tour from Phoenix

Antelope Canyon, Horseshoe Bend, Lake Powell and Navajo Nation day tour from Phoenix

Discover the marvels of northern Arizona when you visit Antelope Canyon. Learn about Navajo culture from a local Native American guide and check out the desert cities of Flagstaff and Page. The tour heads through the Sonoran Desert toward the mountain city of Flagstaff, which is just beneath the San Francisco Peaks, the biggest mountain range in Arizona. On your trip, you will stop at a Navajo trading post to learn about Navajo culture and see firsthand how their crafts are created. The next stop is Antelope Canyon, a slot canyon of deep red-rock chasms that were produced by water erosion over thousands of years. Trek through the canyon with a local Navajo guide who will tell you the history, culture, and geology of the region. Gaze upon the sunlight that filters down through the cracks above as you peruse the walkways that lie between the walls surrounding you. After, head to the shores of Lake Powell, a massive reservoir on the Colorado River that straddles the Utah border. Next on the itinerary is Page, where you’ll have lunch at one of the local restaurants. Then go on a one-mile hike to the Horseshoe Bend overlook. The overlook offers majestic views of the Colorado River below.

Antelope Canyon, Horseshoe Bend, Lake Powell and Navajo Nation day tour from Phoenix

Arizona Fresh Foodie Trail® from Phoenix

Visitors will be treated to local tastes at Jalapeño Bucks, Ruler Rivulet Olive Process, and Agritopia. In Mesa City Limitless®, the bountiful harvest is one that’s happily shared with guests. Serving as a culinary portal to the Valley of the Sun, the neighboring ranches in and around Mesa are giving a continuous bounty of seasonal goods for guests to enjoy, along with custom-fitted experiences that will keep guests coming back for more. The Arizona Fresh Foodie Trail® was featured on Epicure & Culture and Food Traveler Magazine.

Arizona Fresh Foodie Trail® from Phoenix

Sedona Red Rocks and Native American ruins day tour from Phoenix

Spend a day exploring ancient Native American ruins, gorgeous natural formations, and art galleries with original pieces made by local and national artists. The first stop of the day will be at Montezuma Castle National Monument, a Puebloan cliff dwelling, which is built into the rock-covered ridges and is an example of what Sinagua architecture was like from 1250 – 1425 AD. After visiting the national monument, the tour moves into the desert to experience the red-rock geological wonders. See the towering Bell Rock, the Airport Mesa, and also the Chapel of the Holy Cross. This Roman Catholic church was constructed directly into the center of a massive butte. Other possible stops may include Cathedral Rock, Snoopy Rock, and Submarine Rock. Then head toward Sedona, where you can wander through the art galleries and shops.

Sedona Red Rocks and Native American ruins day tour from Phoenix

Verde Canyon Railroad, Jerome and Copper Museum day tour from Phoenix

Take a tour of the Verde Canyon Railroad, Jerome and Copper Museum to the heart of the Verde Valley. The first tour stop will be the historic mining town of Jerome. During your time in this historic mining ghost town, you will explore the history that made it known as the wickedest town in the West. After the Jerome tour, you’ll see the copper mining mecca of Clarkdale and the Arizona Copper Art Museum. The Museum tour exhibits over 5,000 pieces dating back to 3500 BC. After the Arizona Copper Art Museum, the tour continues onwards to the historic Verde Canyon Railroad. The wilderness you will tour through is a scenic and historic gem. With beautiful views of the Verde Valley from your first-class seats or your panoramic viewing train car. The scenery viewed on this four-hour train trip is truly mesmerizing!

Verde Canyon Railroad, Jerome and Copper Museum day tour from Phoenix

Tombstone Arizona and San Xavier Mission Day trip from Phoenix

  • Experience the former home of outlaws, businessmen and miners
  • Stand on the sites of historic Old West gunfights
  • Browse the museum at Tombstone Courthouse
  • See lavish craftsmanship at the mission of San Xavier del Bac
  • Visit the Historic Big Nose Kate’s Saloon and Bird Cage Theatre

Tombstone Arizona and San Xavier Mission Day trip from Phoenix

Phoenix and Scottsdale city highlights half-day tour

Explore the well-known architecture, modern art, and desert views that making the cities of Phoenix and Scottsdale so noteworthy. On this half-day tour, you’ll see the city’s diverse culture, scenery, and history, with the backdrop of the Sonoran Desert. Explore the historic Arizona State Capitol building, in the Old Town area in Scottsdale and see the incredible architecture of the “Jewel of the Desert” at the Arizona Biltmore. You even see one of the most gorgeous mountain parks in the Valley.

Phoenix and Scottsdale city highlights half-day tour

Apache Trail with Dolly Steamboat day tour from Phoenix

Arizona’s first historic road, the Apache Trail is only a few minutes outside of town. The Apache Trail is one of the wonders of the Sonoran Desert. Go panning for gold within the restored ghost city of Goldfield, marvel at the of the Superstition Mountains, take a cruise on scenic Canyon Lake. To start your journey, first be lead you to the Superstition Mountains along the path that guided Apache travelers, stagecoaches, and mountain men. Once you get to Canyon Lake, board the Dolly boat for a 6-mile narrated nature cruise. Look out for bighorn sheep, bald eagles, and a host of other desert animals and unforgettable views of the high volcanic cliffs. Next, your guide can take you to the city of Tortilla Flat, a stagecoach stop that keeps the tradition alive through its architecture. Then make the relaxing return trip to Phoenix.

Apache Trail with Dolly Steamboat day tour from Phoenix

Philadelphia Explorer Pass with downloadable guidebook

  • Save up to 40% off combined admission prices with a complimentary guidebook and map
  • Create your own itinerary from over 30 top city sites
  • Explore Philadelphia at your own leisure with the flexibility of 30 days to use your pass

Philadelphia Explorer Pass with downloadable guidebook

History in HD guided walking tour in Philadelphia

Begin your walking tour through Independence National Park as your guide shares a bit about the historical buildings of the park, including Independence Hall, Congress Hall and Old City Hall. You’ll get to pass by the impressive mosaic mural, The Dream Garden by Maxfield Parrish (on weekdays only), and perhaps enjoy an excursion into Washington Square for stories of Philadelphia founder, William Penn. Pass Liberty Bell and the President’s House, home to George Washington and John Adams during the city’s tenure as the nation’s capital. Wander through Independence Mall, home to Independence Visitor Center, the National Constitution Center, the Bourse and the U.S. Mint.

Once you visit the gravesite of the city’s most famous inventor, Ben Franklin, you’ll enter the charming back alleys of Old City with its unique art galleries, trendy coffee shops and industrial architecture. After a brief pause to eat and chat with your guide, the tour continues to the Betsy Ross House, then down Elfreth’s Alley–the street famous for being the oldest, occupied residential street in the country. You may even visit Christ Church, where you’ll hear stories of our founding fathers and learn about the birth of the Episcopal Church in the States. At the end of the tour, your guide will take you to his or her favorite local bar or restaurant. Enjoy a complimentary craft beer, or soft drink if you prefer, and wind down after an eventful day!

History in HD guided walking tour in Philadelphia

Italian market immersion in Philadelphia

  • Wander through the famous 9th Street Italian Market
  • Tempt your tastebuds and shop for foods made fresh by the locals
  • Chat with the local store owners and grab a bargain or two
  • Discover the history of the markets and how they came to be so popular
  • Reenact your favourite Rocky moment on a street featured in the film

Italian market immersion in Philadelphia

Italian Market Immersion: Philadelphia Food Tour

  • Explore the famous 9th Street Italian Market and sample fresh authentic food
  • Discover the history of the markets and talk to the local store owners
  • Reenact your favourite Rocky moment on a street featured in the film
  • Enjoy a famous Philly Cheesesteak

This tour is for those who believe that there’s much more of Philadelphia to be explored than just the Liberty Bell. Home to the oldest and largest everyday open-air markets, this Philadelphia tour will fill your calorie quota with cheese, chocolate, deli items, baked goods and other culinary delights!

Italian Market Immersion: Philadelphia Food Tour

Philly On Tap: Pub Adventure in Philadelphia

  • Discover the tastes and flavors of the Philly beer scene
  • Sip on Philadelphia’s finest local beers in the city’s most unique, friendly, and eclectic watering holes
  • Experience a diverse and exciting group of bars while learning about and tasting the best of Philadelphia’s craft beers, regional breweries, and micro brews
  • Have a typical Philly snack to create the perfect combo of local food and craft beer!

Philly On Tap: Pub Adventure in Philadelphia

Markets, mosaics and magic – walking tour in Philadelphia

Take on the diversity of Philly in the best way possible – local style! Begin your Philadelphia neighborhood tour on the ever-colorful South Street. Follow your local guide through the streets of the Bella Vista neighborhood for your first glimpse of some beautiful mosaics. We’ll swing by a historic deli, duck into a tempting bakery, and marvel at the sights, smells, and sounds of the famous Italian Market The market is the oldest and largest everyday open-air market in America, and you’ll soon understand why it is one of Philly’s must-see attractions.

Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens, which showcases the mosaic art of Isaiah Zagar. This amazing place includes a fully mosaicked indoor gallery and a massive outdoor labyrinthine mosaic structure. Here your guide will fill you in on the local tales of this area, giving you the opportunity to ask them any questions you may have about this classic Philly spot.

Take a peek into one of the country’s most historic neighborhoods, Queen Village, to soak in the character of this charming corner of Philadelphia. We finish the tour back on South Street for a chance to ask your local guide where you should eat, drink, and shop after the tour.

Markets, mosaics and magic – walking tour in Philadelphia

From history to happy hour tour

  • Explore a history-drenched neighborhood and view some of the iconic sights of Philadelphia
  • Get a whistle-stop tour of all the major Philadelphia sights, as well as a couple of hidden gems, too!
  • Sip on Philadelphia’s finest local beers with a bite of local food in the city’s friendliest watering holes
  • Experience a diverse mix of bars while tasting the best of Philadelphia’s craft beers

From history to happy hour tour

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Published by Alison Coplen

My Online magazines were created as a way for friends,clients and visitors to keep in touch , promote business and create interest in tourism, property and share news.

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