BOOK WITH CONFIDENCE - CLICK HERE

 Wild West: Motorcycle Group Guided Tour

Explore the "Best of the West" on a Harley Davidson® with this 17 day group guided tour
Shorter tours are available for this trip. Click here for info

Enjoy the best of the Wild West on the back of your favorite motorcycle! Solitary deserts, vibrant cities, deep canyons and high mountains – the full 17 day guided motorcycle vacation has everything. You will see all the attractions of the South-West: Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon, Monument Valley, Death Valley, Yosemite, Los Angeles, Las Vegas and San Francisco. When you have survived the Wild West you will have traveled over two thousand miles of fantastic roads and breathtaking scenery including the incomparable beauty of the California coastline on Highway 1 through Big Sur as the final leg of the tour.

If you don’t want to do this full tour, we have shorter ones from LA to Las Vegas or Las Vegas to LA available. Click here for more info

You will join a group for this fixed itinerary. However we can add additional nights at the start or end of your holiday if you wish.

Includes flights from UK, Harley Davidson® Motorbike hire & accommodation
Fly into and out of Los Angeles
You’ll ride approximately 2550 miles
 Includes LA, Grand Canyon, Monument Valley, Yosemite, San Francisco, Las Vegas and many other locations!
Extra days can easily be added before or after the tour
Your full road trip pack and itinerary will be sent to you
Your entire package is ATOL protected
map%20route%2066%20tourist

Your Itinerary

route 66 chicago

Day 1:
Los Angeles

Today your Wild West journey begins! At the hotel you will get to meet your fellow riders and Tour Leaders. Your guides will outline the entire tour in a formal Orientation Meeting. Afterwards you have time at leisure to explore L.A.’s night life in Hollywood or Santa Monica or just get a goodnight sleep and get ready for the first day’s ride tomorrow!

Fly into
Los Angeles

Los Angeles,
CA

route 66 springfield

Day 2:
Palm Springs

After our Welcome Breakfast you will pick-up your bike and we head along the winding mountain road to Lake Elsinore. After lunch, we wind our way up more mountainous roads into the San Bernardino National Forest. Our descent into Palm Springs is spectacular, we'll enjoy our first night on the road among the Palm Trees and night life of this iconic town.

Collect
Motorbike

190
miles

Palm
Springs, CA

route 66 illinois

Day 3:
Joshua Tree NP & Route 66

Today we loop through Joshua Tree National Park an extraordinary park full of bizarre desert trees and rock formations. From here we descend into the vastness of the Mojave Desert before entering Historic Route 66 in at the famous Roys in Amboy. We will stay on '66 for the rest of the day as we cross the desert, into Nevada and Laughlin.

230
miles

Laughlin,
NV

route 66 oklahoma

Day 4:
Grand Canyon

We continue on legendary Route 66 into Arizona, stop for wild burros in Oatman and ride further on to Kingman, which is considered to be “The heart of Historic Route 66”, as it’s situated in the middle of the longest remaining stretch of the old “Mother Road”. After lunch in Seligman we continue our ride towards the majestic Grand Canyon.

245
miles

Grand Canyon
Nat. Park, AZ

route 66 winslow

Day 5:
Monument Valley

After a morning at the Grand Canyon we’ll cruise the South Rim, then head to Monument Valley. This is a classic Wild West landscape of stark sandstone buttes and forbidding pinnacles of rock, poking from an endless expanse of drifting red sands. When you arrive at Monument Valley will you come to realize how much your perception of the West has in fact been shaped by this one spot. 

170
miles

Kayenta,
AZ

route 66 cadillac ranch

Day 6:
Bryce Canyon National Park

Today we will ride up to Mexican Hat, briefly a frenzied gold-mining camp, and then past the Valley of the Gods, where much of the movie “Thelma and Louise” was filmed. We ride along the southern tip of Capitol Reef National Park and the buff-colored sandstones of the Devil’s Backbone, through the Escalante Wilderness, and finally to Bryce Canyon. This is a day you'll never forget!

340
miles

Bryce
Canyon, UT

route 66 blue swallow

Days 7 & 8:
Las Vegas (2 nights)

This morning there will be time to visit the amazing Bryce Canyon before we continue to Zion National Park - you are in for a gorgeous ride here. From Zion it is only a short ride into the oasis of Las Vegas.

Your second day is for you to relax and enjoy the  Sin City. 

250
miles

Las Vegas,
NV

route 66 petrified forest

Day 9:
Death Valley National Park

From Las Vegas we head west and across Death Valley – one of the hottest places on earth! After riding a series of mountain curves, you’ll arrive below sea level and find yourself right in the basin of Death Valley. From here we continue west, riding amazing roads that wind up and out of the Valley and onto the foothills of the magnificent Sierra Nevada Mountains. What a day!

315
miles

Mammoth
Lakes, NV

route 66 winslow

Day 10:
Yosemite

Leaving Mammoth Lakes we take the infamous Tioga Pass to Yosemite National Park. The road demands attention as you enter the mother of the mother of all National Parks. Yosemite conjures up thousands of images and raises expectations to dizzying heights and when you are there it is just as beautiful, wild, tame, rich, and sublime as you’d expect.

150
miles

El Portal,
CA

route 66 cadillac ranch

Days 11 & 12:
San Francisco (2 nights)

Today we descend through California Gold Rush country. We’ll pass through small mining towns and set our sights on San Francisco's most famous landmark - the Golden Gate Bridge! We’ll make our way to the heart of the city where we’ll spend the next two days exploring all that San Francisco has to offer.

200
miles

San Francisco,
CA

route 66 blue swallow

Day 13:
Monterey

Today we head south on the legendary Pacific Coast Highway (Hwy 1) which hugs the rugged California coast of the Pacific Ocean – the beginning of one of the best motorcycle rides in the world! For the next couple of days, the coastline is simply spectacular and there are plenty of opportunities for great photo stops.

120
miles

Monterey,
CA

route 66 petrified forest

Day 14:
Pismo Beach

We continue our ride on scenic Hwy 1, along the edge of the cliffs of the Big Sur Coast – 90 wild and undeveloped miles of rocky cliffs form a sublime landscape where redwood groves line river canyons and the Santa Lucia Mountains rise out of the blue-green Pacific. Truly a day's great ride!

150
miles

Pismo
Beach, CA

route 66 las vegas

Day 15:
Los Angeles

Today we take Highway 101 and head towards Los Angeles, the Pacific Ocean to our right, and the coastal mountains to our left. We begin our ride passing the vineyards then cruise through Santa Barbara and Santa Monica - LA’s oldest and biggest resort – From here we will ride over to Hawthorne to return your motorcycles and transfer back to our hotel for our "Good-bye" dinner.

225
miles

Return
Motorbike

Los Angeles,
CA

route 66 santa monica

Days 16 & 17:
Last Day & Fly Home

Make the most of your final morning in Los Angeles today. Maybe you’d like to see the famous Hollywood sign or walk down Rodeo Drive. This evening you’ll catch your flight back to the UK. 

Fly
Home

route 66 santa monica

Want extra days
in California?

Please let us know if you’d like another day or two in Los Angeles either before your tour or before you fly home. We can arrange for car or motorbike rental for the extra days.

route 66 los angeles

See our choice
of Motorcycles


We have a selection of Harley Davidson Motorcycles for you to choose from. Have a look at your choice here.

SEE THE BIkes

 Tour Dates

2021
8 Apr 2021
29 Apr 2021
6 May 2021
13 May 2021
20 May 2021
27 May 2021
3 June 2021
17 June 2021
8 July 2021
22 July 2021
  • 29 July 2021
    5 Aug 2021
  • 12 Aug 2021
  • 26 Aug 2021
    2 Sept 2021
    9 Sept 2021
    16 Sept 2021
    23 Sept 2021
    30 Sept 2021
    7 Oct 2021
  •  2 People
  •  1 Motorcycle
  •  1 Bed

From £4426 pp

 2 People
 2 Motorcycles
 1 Bed

From £5830 pp

 1 Person
 1 Motorcycle
 1 Bed

From £7446 pp

visit the-usa
atol protected
travel vault
visit usa-org
british airways

All per person prices (pp) shown on this website are based on two adults sharing. Where hotel ratings are shown, these are US ratings, half stars are rounded up to the next full star. RouteTrip USA and RouteTrip are registered trademarks of RouteTrip USA Ltd. *T&Cs Apply. **Subject to availability. ***On request, subject to availability and refundable deposit required