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Tonopah and Laughlin with Just a Glimmer of Vegas

Overview

You said “no Vegas” and we listened! For many years we have stayed in Las Vegas but now traveler comments ask for more time in Laughlin, and less in Vegas… We will still stop on “The Strip” for several hours to satisfy your curiosity, and then continue to your hotel on the Colorado River.  

Daily Itinerary

Day 1

Our convenient limousine service brings you to the Sports Leisure Vacations office. Depart in SuperCoach III for the south shore of Lake Tahoe for the popular Forest Buffet at Harrah’s. Continue your travels down Hwy. 395, crisscrossing California and Nevada as you make your way to Tonopah. Indulge yourself at the Mizpah Hotel, a landmark of luxury since 1907. Its origins date back to the days when Tonopah was the last of the Wild West boom towns, bustling with those seeking fortunes in the silver mines. Due to a limited  number of two-bedded rooms at the historic Mizpah Hotel, additional double rooms will be provided at the nearby Best Western High Desert Inn. (BR)

Day 2

Heading south this morning, stop at the candy store in Beatty to pick up some treats for the week. A quick stop in Las Vegas is just enough to whet your appetite; next, drop by another Sports Leisure favorite, Sam’s Town, for a dinner buffet. Arrive Laughlin early evening with three nights to enjoy the river view from your hotel. Golden Nugget – 3 nights (D)

Day 3-4

With two full days in Laughlin, you have several options. Travel the Colorado River by jet boat to Lake Havasu, home of the famous London Bridge; and view breathtaking Topock Gorge, only accessible by river, along the way. Enjoy a hosted lunch and some free time in Lake Havasu before returning to Laughlin via SuperCoach III. (If you opt out of the jet boat ride and lunch at Lake Havasu, you may deduct $100 from the price of the tour. This must be done at time of making your reservation.) Or maybe you’d rather visit Oatman, a Route 66 landmark and home to the famous burros. Have lunch at the Oatman Hotel; tho’ a word of warning – watch out those burros don’t steal your ice cream! (Opt out at time of booking, and receive $25 credit.) (2L)

Day 5

Depart Laughlin this morning for the trip back towards Sacramento. Stop in Yermo for lunch at the fabulous and fun Peggy Sue’s, then continue on through Mojave and Bakersfield to Tachi Palace for one more opportunity at the slots. This beautiful hotel is one of the finest casino hotels in California. Tachi Palace (L)

Day 6

Enjoy a relaxing morning before traveling north, arriving in Sacramento early afternoon. Your transportation waits at the office to take you home. (L)

Daily Itinerary Meal Legend
CBContinental Breakfast
BGenerally a limited buffet or menu
FBFull buffet or choice of menu
BRBrunch, often buffet-style
LLunch, often several menu options
HT or ATHigh or Afternoon Tea
DDinner, often several menu options

Departures

Sunday, March 3, 2019 to Friday, March 8, 2019

6 Days, 6 Meals

1 brunch, 4 lunches, 1 dinner

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