About Jan20

About

Las Vegas was a simple quiet town until the mob decided to turn it into a gambling mecca. Established in 1905, it became a city in 1911 and from then onwards grew rapidly. Today some of the world’s most famous casinos are here and wild nights can be experienced here. The city’s tolerance...

Day 1 Jan20

Day 1

fly to Las Vegas go Early flight into McCarran Airport / LAS go where we board a Lewis Stages coach – our comfortable road home for the next 8 days go and meet our small congenial group: 7 intrepid explorers, knowledgeable guide Connie, amiable driver Oscar....

Day 2 Jan20

Day 2

breakfast Virgin River Hotel and Casino go Great breakfast buffet — fuels us up for the big day ahead.  80 miles/129 km 9 am visit Lost City Museum go Leaving Mesquite, we travel toward Overton to visit this small museum gem, one of only 8 Nevada state museums. It...

Day 3 Jan20

Day 3

7 am preflight briefing at Papillon heliport go for Grand Canyon helicopter flight Up very early, without breakfast we check-in, weigh-in and view a safety film before our helicopter ride. This clear morning we witness Mother Nature’s beauty and power close up as the...

Day 4 Jan20

Day 4

breakfast Harrah’s Laughlin go Great breakfast buffet — fuels us up for another adventure-filled big day. We also tour this oasis in the desert. They have actually set up a sandy beach front for sun bathers.   73 miles /118 km 11 am drive to remote El Dorado Valley...