United States Experiences

Immerse into the United State's history and culture, here are a few highlighted suggestions to make your vacation special:


Canyon Helicopter Dancer | A thrilling sight, soar in a helicopter over the Kaibab National Forest to the Tower of Ra, flying through the Dragon Corridor and over the Colorado River. | $269 | 30MIN



Canyon Spirit Helicopter Journey | Explore the beauty of the Grand Canyon as you fly via helicopter over Kaibab National Forest, with spectacular sights of the Painted Desert, Marble Canyon and Colorado River. | $299 | 50MIN



Los Angeles
Explore the homes of your favorite movie stars, learn the intricacies of showbiz at Universal Studios, or explore the past with at Medieval Times. Discover the variety Los Angeles has to offer from Hollywood Boulevard to Beverly Hills swank. With a variety of exciting excursions, global cuisine, world-class shopping, museums, theater and stunning beaches, this Southern California destination will not disappoint.

Napa and Sonoma

Ambassador Winery Excursion | Discover scenic Napa from a wine train, complete with a gourmet lunch and dessert onboard, and rail stops to explore Charles Krug Winery and Raymond Vineyards. | $286 | HD, M

Grgich Winery Excursion | Savor a light lunch as you travel by train to the Grgich Estate for a private and informative tour, followed by dessert and coffee aboard a 1915 Pullman railcar. | $226 | HD, M

Napa Wine Train: Gourmet Express | Make a toast as you travel back to an elegant age on a romantic train journey through wine country in a vintage Pullman car, and savor on a multi-course meal. | $166/Lunch | $186/Dinner | HD, M

Napa Wine Train: Silverado Lunch | Reminiscent of a Hollywood western, ride the Silverado railcar with its open windows, savoring the aroma of grapes and sipping a taste of wine together with a gourmet lunch. | $166 | HD, M

Napa Wine Train: Vista Dome| Dine in style on a multi-course gourmet meal with sparkling wine as you journey through Napa’s rolling hills on the trains private Vista Dome railcar. |$266/Lunch | 286/Dinner | HD, M

Raymond Winery Excursion | Travel up the Silverado Trail via motorcoach to the Raymond Vineyards where you will explore and sample varietals, followed by a gourmet lunch in Napa upon return. | $226 | HD, M

San Diego
Discover the vast variety San Diego offers, from a world-class zoo and aircraft museum to the mesmerizing marine animals of SeaWorld. With an endless supply of beaches, fabulous downtown area and a variety of shopping and dining options San Diego offers endless fun for the whole family.

San Francisco
Enjoy an open-top excursion through the heart of San Francisco, explore Alcatraz Island, or relax with a sunset dinner cruise. From the Golden Gate Bridge to the beautiful city lights, Ghiradelli Square, Fisherman's Wharf and Pier 39 - San Francisco offers infinite possibilities.


A world-class destination with outdoor adventures from skiing to biking and a flair for arts and culture, but still maintains a small-town charm. Aspen truly is a unique diamond nestled in the rough of the Rocky Mountains that has a knack for bringing big city features to you in a way that defies ordinary. Enjoy a day on the mountain in the winter or a bike ride along the Rio Grande Trail in the summer, fantastic food, incredible environment, but most of all great people...that's what Aspen is all about.

Beaver Creek
Step away from the hustle and bustle into the secluded luxury of three alpine villages in one at Beaver Creek. At the foot of Beaver Creek Mountain, the unique village-to-village ski system and ski-in/ski-out accommodations of Beaver Creek Village and neighboring Bachelor Gulch and Arrowhead Villages make it almost unnecessary to remove your skis! The mountain offers groomed slopes and world class competitions, including the Birds of Prey World Cup, as well as an array of summer activities.



Fall in love with Miami both by city and water, from stunning beaches and enchanting nightlife to the culture and cuisine of Little Havana. View iconic buildings, museums and monuments, indulge in world-class shopping or choose a jungle encounter or boat experience. There is so much to do in this magical beach side city.

Discover all Naples has to offer, from downtown shopping and dining to lovely historic architecture. Experience a new pace of life at this friendly beach town offering incredible sunsets, championship golf and the untamed tropical wilderness of The Everglades.

Meet the fascinating marine life of SeaWorld, enjoy a day of adventure at Universal Studios Orlando, or stroll through the breathtaking grounds of Busch Gardens ... not to mention the ever popular Disney World - theme parks abound in this destination. Orlando and the surrounding area offer non-stop fun and nature exploration.

Palm Beach
Enjoy a fascinating array of cultural venues, sample the culinary masterworks of celebrity chef-owned restaurants, fish or dive in the Gulf-Stream-warmed waters or just soak up some sunshine on its' pristine beaches. Palm Beach has everything your heart desires from trendy shopping downtown to a vibrant nightlife.



Top attractions abound in this city including Millennium Park, home to the famous Cloud Gate statue, Willis Tower and the John Hancock Center/Observatory. Popular stops for children include Lincoln Park Zoo, home to a dizzying array of exotic creatures and the Chicago Children's Museum. Explore the Art Institute of Chicago, Oriental Institute Museum, catch a Chicago Cubs game at Wrigley Field, ride the Ferris wheel at Navy Pier or indulge in world-class shopping on The Magnificent Mile ... the possibilities are endless.


New Orleans
An extremely fascinating city steeped in a history of influences from Europe, the Caribbean, Africa and beyond, its truly a melting pot of culture, food and music. You'll find bowls filled with gumbo, the enticing beat from a jazz club, historic neighborhoods with tales of ghost stories and voodoo and tantalizing festivals throughout the year. Take in the Big Easy's charm during Mardi Gras, delve into the swamp lands to spy alligators or just enjoy the street performers in the French Quarter and on Bourbon Street. Excitement awaits!


A wonderful blend of stylish sophistication and historic New England charm, uncover Boston's history with a walk down the famous Freedom Trail, savor specialty clam chowder on the pier, shop upscale boutiques on Newbury Street or explore the HarborWalk. What better way to view Boston than by sea? Choose from a lighthouse cruise, whale watching cruise, brunch cruise, Cape Cod cruise and more. You'll take spectacular photos and learn the past and culture of this historical American city.


Lake Tahoe
There is so much to do in Lake Tahoe both in summer and winter. Waterski, fish and kayak the lake during the warmer months or explore the area with hiking and mountain biking. Then zip up your jacket for thrilling downhill skiing, snowboarding and snowmobiling each winter. For indoor action, take in one of the many casinos, delight in fine cuisine or enjoy a concert or musical event.

Las Vegas

Canyon Dream: Flight & Helicopter | For the ultimate adventure, take a plane to the South Rim, helicopter over the Grand Canyon, then explore the park by foot. Lunch included. | $534 | FD, M, T

Dream Catcher Helicopter | See the Valley of Fire as you helicopter to the Grand Canyon to land for champagne and snacks, then fly over Lake Mead, Hoover Dam and Vegas strip at dusk. | $619 | HD, T

Grand Canyon Explorer Flight | Your plane lands at the South Rim, followed by transport to the national park to experience scenic vistas, historic trails, box lunch and more. | $369 | FD, T

Lip Smacking Foodie Tours: Afternoon Culinary Adventures | Stroll glitzy venues for a unique guided dining adventure, savoring 10+ signature dishes prepared by notable chefs to satisfy every palette. | $125, 16+ | $185 w/beverages, 21+ | 2.5HRS, M

Lip Smacking Foodie Tours: Boozy Brunch | Begin your morning with everything from French pastries to Crab Benedict, combined with eye opening cocktails or mocktails, sure to energize your day. | $151 w/beverages | HD, M, 21+

Lip Smacking Foodie Tours: Downtown Experience | Pulsing with urban character, visit re-energized downtown, tasting signature dishes from chef-driven restaurants devoted to farm-to-table, artisan crafted fare. | $125, 16+ | $165 w/beverages, 21+ | HD, M

Lip Smacking Foodie Tours: Savors of the Strip | A glamorous foodie extravaganza, visit five highly-acclaimed restaurants, sampling 15+ artsy plates, appetizers and desserts from acclaimed chefs. | $199, 16+ | $259 w/beverages, 21+ | HD, M

Skywalk Odyssey & Helicopter Ride | Soar from the Vegas Strip to the Grand Canyon Skywalk where you will see breathless canyon vistas and beyond, 4,000 feet above the Colorado River. | $579 | HD, T

Vegas Nights Helicopter Experience | Marvel at the best of Las Vegas from the sky on your helicopter ride, delight in its twinkling lights of the Las Vegas skyline, Luxor pyramid, Bellagio Fountains and historic downtown. | $124 | 15MIN

Western Territory Flight | Land at the Grand Canyon West to enjoy the views before heading to Skywalk, the new glass bridge suspended 4,000 feet above the Colorado River. | $359 | HD, T

Wind Dancer Helicopter | Fly via helicopter to the Grand Canyon, landing in Hualapai Indian territory to enjoy champagne and snacks, then fly over the canyon, Bowl of Fire and Las Vegas. | $549, HD, T


New York

New York City
Home to some of the world's most recognizable, cherished landmarks and attractions, from Times Square and Centarl Park to the Empire State Building and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The island of Manhattan packs more famous icons into one compact area than any other place on earth; and that's to say nothing of the City's four other boroughs - The Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island. Visit your favorite attractions with a New York pass offering everything from the Museum of Modern Art and Empire State Building Observatory to BODIES...The Exhibition and an excursion through Rockefeller Center. Or you can head to the water for a delightful cruise and new perspective on the Big Apple.


Deer Valley
Summer activities abound with nonstop activity such as lift-served mountain biking, hiking and scenic chairlift rides, Summer Adventure Camp for children and music-filled evenings at Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater. Enjoy award-winning cuisine served on the outdoor decks or a Gourmet Picnic Basket during an evening concerts. Highly rated by SKI Magainze, first-class amenities such as uniformed ski valets, groomed-to-perfection slopes, award-winning cuisine, onsite childcare and convenient lift await. Enjoy The Greatest Snow On Earth® with an annual average of 300 inches blanketing Deer Valley’s six mountains – Little Baldy Peak, Bald Eagle, Bald, Flagstaff, Empire and Lady Morgan – offering a thrilling day for skiers of all abilities.


Check out Seattle’s Space Needle, stroll through Pike Place Market, or visit boutique shops downtown. Don’t miss the breathtaking nature of the surrounding area – from Alki Beach to the giant ferns of Snoqualmie Falls. Offering natural, historical, cultural and recreational oppotunities, Seattle is home to a vibrant mix of attractions that will satisfy every traveler from the top of the Space Needle to the threill of Orcas, there's no end to the fun things to do. 


Washington D.C.

Washingon, D.C.
Enjoy an insightful excursion through our nation's capitol - both by day and by night. View the White House, Pentagon and Washington Monument, then explore Georgetown, Arlington Cemetery, Washington National Cathedral and more.

Complete your vacation experience with our nation's most sought-after activities, events and excursions. We offer everything from exciting helicopter tours to romantic dinner cruises and captivating entertainment. Contact your travel advisor to learn about the finest experiences available through Journese.

BEHIND THE LETTERS | FD: Full day, 7+ hours | HD: Half day, 3-6 hours | M: Meals included | T: Transportation included | + This age and older welcome

Please ask us for details when booking. Age and weight restrictions may apply; times may vary and may include transportation time. Certain activities might not be suitable for all ages or health conditions. Activities may be available only on certain days of the week. As to activities where alcohol is served, age restrictions may apply. To ensure access to the most in-demand experiences, please book in advance. Prices are per person; private excursions are based on double occupancy based on maximum two participants. Prices include government-imposed fees and taxes. At the time you purchase your vacation, rates may be higher. Subject to availability and change; certain restrictions and blackout dates may apply. ‚Äč