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California and the Golden West

West Coast charm, Las Vegas and Yosemite

16 days from

£1,949 per person

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Our much-loved California holiday has been the favourite of Titan clients for many years. For 2016 we have improved it further, with a newly-refreshed itinerary. The attraction of the ‘Golden State’ was neatly encapsulated in The Mamas and the Papas’ 1965 hit California Dreamin’ and we invite you to experience the enticing temperatures and warm welcome for yourself. From gold rush pioneers to film industry starlets, the optimistic, the adventurous and the ambitious have made their way to California in search of fame and fortune for two centuries - the epitome of the American Dream. We include great cities such as Los Angeles and San Francisco, iconic stretches of Pacific coastal road and Route 66, and the bewitching expanse of Yosemite National Park, along with the highlights of neighbouring states - the Wild West landscapes of Arizona and the extraordinary Las Vegas, America’s playground. The awe-inspiring Grand Canyon is a certain highlight; so there is plenty of time to experience this wonder of nature from your two-night base at a top Flagstaff hotel. The perfect conclusion to your holiday is a night’s stay, in seaview rooms, at the lovely Orange County resort of Huntington Beach - and you can choose to extend your holiday here too, to fully enjoy this coastal oasis.


  • 14 nights in hotels and 1 in flight (accommodation as specified or similar)

Included excursions and visits: 13

  • Tour of Hollywood
  • Tour of San Diego with local guide
  • Visit to the artist colony of Sedona
  • Entrance to the Grand Canyon National Park
  • Williams Depot and shoot-out re-enactment
  • Visit to the Hoover Dam
  • Visit the Old Silver Mining Town of Calico
  • Entrance to Yosemite National Park
  • Tour of San Francisco including the Golden Gate Bridge with local guide
  • 17 Mile Drive the beautiful coastal route
  • Stops at Carmel and Monterey
  • Big Sur coastline drive
  • Santa Barbara

Plus all these benefits:

  • Titan’s VIP Home Departure Service®
  • Free connecting flights from regional airports
  • Check-in service by Titan staff with porterage
  • Services of an experienced Titan tour manager
  • Scheduled Virgin Atlantic or British Airways direct flights
  • Best available coaches with experienced drivers
  • Hotel porterage (one bag per person)
  • Airport taxes, security charges and fuel surcharges
  • UK Air Passenger Duty (APD)
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Late Availability Departures
From Price* To book one of the below departures please call 0800 988 5819
£1,999 20/12/2015 | 18/02/2016 | 25/02/2016 | 03/03/2016
*Prices are per person based on two people sharing and they are subject to availability.
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Extra date - 13 April 2016 & 20 October 2016
Win a $300 Shopping Spree
When you book California and the Golden West tour by 31 December 2015! Further details below
California and the Golden West

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Visa is not included, please call for details Please note: On day 13, it is not always possible for us to be informed of 17 Mile Drive closures as it is a private road. We do expect that the 17 Mile Drive may be inaccessible for some departures in September, however if this is the case alternative arrangements will be made.

California and the Golden West – win an exclusive shopping spree plus save hundreds with a complimentary savings booklet! 

California and its neighbours may be known for their sights and cities but there are also plenty of opportunities for some quality retail therapy along the way! Make a booking on Titan’s bestselling California and the Golden West tour before 31st December 2015 for travel in 2016 to be entered into a prize draw to win a $300 shopping spree with Simon Shopping Destinations! 

For the ultimate experience, include Simon Shopping Destinations as a part of your holiday. Choose from more than 100 Simon® Malls, Premium Outlets® and The Mills® and discover the largest selection of shopping centres in the United States. 

Simon Shopping Destinations offer fashionable ways to shop – from luxury brands to value and outlet shopping. Enjoy outstanding shopping for every itinerary, budget and style, plus incredible dining and entertainment options. To discover more about their range of locations, please visit 

And even if you are not the lucky winner, Titan customers can also receive a complimentary savings booklet featuring hundreds of dollars in added value discounts and special offers! If you would like to redeem this booklet, please simply email 

Terms and conditions: All bookings made for Titan’s California and the Golden West tour departing in 2016 will be automatically entered into the prize draw. This offer applies to all bookings made by 31 December 2015 where a deposit has been paid, or the booking has been paid in full; we regret that the offer does not apply to cancelled bookings, or bookings where no deposit has been paid. The prize is a $300 (US Dollars) voucher to spend in any Simon Shopping Destinations property. The prize is per booking, not per passenger. The winner will be notified by email by 15 January 2016, where full redemption instructions will also be provided. No equivalent to the prize is available and we regret that the prize cannot be transferred to any other booking. Titan reserves the right to exchange the prize for one of equivalent value at its discretion. A winner will be chosen at random in a supervised draw at Titan’s head office on 15 January 2016. The winner’s name will be made available on request after this date, by sending an SAE to Titan Marketing, Titan House, Salfords RH1 5EX. No correspondence will be entered into; Titan reserves the right to extend, withdraw or amend this promotion at any time and without notice. Please note - in line with Titan’s Price Promise which means that early bookers never miss out, all pre-existing bookings for this tour departing in 2016 will automatically be entered into this draw. Regarding your exclusive savings booklet, you will receive a voucher which will allow you to collect your complimentary book at the Simon Shopping Destinations property of your choice.

Grand Canyon pre-bookable optional excursions

Only by air can you truly see the majesty and beauty of the Grand Canyon and we are pleased to offer a selection of sightseeing flights. Whether you choose to take a helicopter or fixed wing flight the awe-inspiring Grand Canyon will not fail to impress you.

Helicopter flights:
Fly with Maverick Helicopter Tours on this 25 minute Canyon Dancer Tour which offers stunning views of the Canyon. Begin at the South Rim and head north over the Colorado River to view deep gorges and some of the oldest exposed layers of rock in the world.  Prices from £155 per person

This 45 minute Canyon Spirit tour with Maverick offers an enhanced experience taking you from the South Rim further into the Canyon. Follow the mighty Colorado River and climb above the North Rim to witness a fabulous birds-eye view across the Canyon. Prices from £175 per person


Please note: The maximum weight limit per person is 300 pounds while the total weight of the aircraft may not exceed 1,250 pounds (seven passengers). Guests over the weight limit will be required to purchase two seats.


Fixed Wing Flight:
Fly with Grand Canyon Airlines on their Grand Discovery Air Tour in a nineteen passenger Vistaliner where large panoramic windows offer ample opportunity to view the stunning scenery in a 40 minute flight of discovery. Prices from £110 per person


Please note: These optional excursions operate on the day your itinerary visits the Grand Canyon and are subject to cancellation due to weather conditions at the time of your scheduled flight in which case full refunds will be issued on your return to the UK.

Call our Helpdesk team on 0800 988 5811 to book your Grand Canyon optional excursion. 

This tour includes an enhanced meal service available on Virgin Atlantic flights in economy.

  • Welcome Cocktails
  • Your meal is served in two courses giving you a chance to enjoy both your entree and main dishes at leisure.
  • With your dessert you have the choice of tea, coffee or on night flights, hot chocolate.
  • As you settle down to watch one of Virgin Atlantic's selection of latest blockbusters, the cabin crew will bring around a tray of ice cream to give you that overall cinematic feel.
  • On short flights a deli box will be served with either a traditional English High Tea or an energising breakfast, depending on the time of day.


When it comes to customising your Titan holiday, the sky’s the limit. Your escorted tour only needs to be part of your overall trip experience, and there are virtually limitless ways in which you can tailor-make your tour to USA so that it’s perfect for you.

Please click here for a few examples to give you some ideas. 

For advice and to book, please call our expert travel advisers on 0800 988 5823.

California and the Golden West


16 days from

£1,949 per person