San Francisco - Chicago - New York
Fly just one way and see the whole of the USA in one holiday on this epic adventure right across the USA.
Then relax on a classic transatlantic voyage back to the UK on board the impressive Cunard Queen Mary 2.
Soak up the charming homely atmosphere of San Francisco - one of the most desirable cities in the US. Cross
the Golden Gate Bridge, visit Alcatraz and sample the catch of the day at Fisherman's Wharf. Explore the top
sights of Chicago such as the view from Willis Tower, the entertainment on Navy Pier, the shopping on The
Magnificent Mile and Cloud Gate in Millennium Park - the start of Route 66. Then contrast with the buzz of the
Big Apple with 5th Avenue, Central Park , Wall Street and the Statue of Liberty.
San Francisco - Nevada - Utah - Colorado - Nebraska - Indiana- Chicago - Great Lakes - Buffalo - Upstate New York - Manhattan
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DAY 1-3: Fly direct on Virgin Atlantic to San Francisco and stay for three
nights in the 4 Handlery hotel close to Union Square. Perhaps spend
your time browsing through the malls and high-end retailers around
Union Square. Take a cable car ride from the turnaround point at Union
Square over the hill, past China town and into the Fisherman's Wharf
area. This is the most recognised area of San Francisco with lots of
bars, restaurants, tourist shops and fishing boats. There are lots of bars
for a buzzing nightlife, magnificent views of Alcatraz and The Golden
Gate Bridge. Pier 39 is immediately adjacent to Fisherman's Wharf and
is an entertainment boardwalk-style complex situated on a pier filled
with bars, restaurants, shops and activities.
Date Nights Interior Balcony
19 Oct 14 16 £1929 £2129
12 Nov 14 17R £1599 £1849
15 Dec 14 18R+1 £1599 £1859
26 Dec 14 15-1 £1699 £1899
10 Jan 15 18QE £1599 £1729
03 May 15 17R £2199 £2389
25 May 15 16 £2399 £2599
14 Jun 15 17R £2459 £2759
05 Jul 15 178 £2799 £3099
26 Jul 15 16 £2679 £2986
11 Aug 15 17R8 £2739 £3069
26 Aug 15 16 £2499 £2699
20 Sep 15 17R £2499 £2799
Itinerary may vary:
R Operates in reverse with direct overnight flight home from San Francisco.
-1 1 Night Hotel stay less in San Francisco to celebrate new year in New York.
+1 4 nights in San Francisco to celebrate the new year.
8 8 nights on board Queen Mary 2 with a bonus stop in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
QE Operates in reverse on an 8 night voyage on Board Cunard Queen Elizabeth from Southampton..
INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:
• Direct 1 way flight between Heathrow & San Francisco on
• 3 Nights San Francisco Hotel stay at the 4 Handlery Hotel
(room only) or similar
• Coach Transfer from San Francisco to Emeryville train station
• 3 nights Full board Amtrak Train journey across the Rockies
• Private roomette sleeper cabin on the train
• Use of lounge car, dining car and bar
• Amtrak Train cabin attendant
• Morning or Afternoon at Leisure in Chicago
• 3 nights Hotel stay in Manhattan at the 4 New Yorker Hotel
(room only) or similar
• 7 Nights full board Voyage on Cunard Queen Mary 2
Between New York & Southampton
• Facilities and entertainment on board ship
• Port Taxes & fees and airline tax.
DAYS 4 & 5: Board the Amtrak coach for a 30 minute drive to the
train terminus at Emeryville and embark the Amtrak California Zephyr
train for a 2 night journey across the US Rockies to Chicago. The train
passes through Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Nebraska and Indiana on
the way to Chicago. The train visits Reno, known as the "Biggest
Little City in the World", Salt Lake City and Glenwood Springs, where
the infamous gunslinger Doc Holliday is buried. The railroad follows
the Fraser River which cuts a swathe through the Arapahoe National
Forest and Fraser Canyon.
DAY 6: The train arrives at Union Station in Chicago at 14:50 where
you will have the afternoon to spend at leisure. As you are here for
only a short amount of time, the following are must see and do: shop
on the Magnificent Mile, stare at the reflections in the giant "Cloud
Gate" stainless steel bean sculpture or stand on the glass "Ledge"
103 floors up in the Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower), the tallest
building in the US. Amtrak's Lakeshore Ltd train departs at 21:30 for
an overnight journey via the Great Lakes, Buffalo and upstate New
York to Manhattan.
DAY 7-9: The train reaches New York Penn Station at 18:35 and just
opposite the station is the fabulous and centrally located 4 Art Deco
New Yorker Hotel for a three night stay. Perhaps take a short stroll up
Broadway to see the bright lights of Times Square and marvel at the
Empire State Building just down the street from your hotel. Explore
Central Park, visit the Statue of Liberty and grab some bargains
on 5th Avenue and in Macys which is just next door to your hotel. If
you are cruising back to the UK - perhaps buy things you would not
normally contemplate if you were flying home as there are no airline
luggage restrictions to worry about!
DAY 10: Embark the incredible Cunard Queen Mary 2 at lunch time for
your seven night full board voyage to Southampton. Enjoy the sail away
party from New York at 17:00 and wave goodbye to the States as the ship
inches under the Verrazano Bridge on her way across the Atlantic.
DAYS 11-16: Enjoy grandeur, tradition and sophistication at sea
on board Cunard Queen Mary 2. A Cunard voyage between New
York and Southampton is one of the few holiday experiences
where you can completely relax and absolutely indulge yourself.
With so much choice you soon fall into a completely lazy daily
DAY 17: Arrive refreshed back to the UK with no jet lag when you
step off the ship in Southampton after breakfast.