Travel challenge: A Californian road trip
Saturday 10 May 2014
Each week, we invite three companies to offer us their best deal for a specific break. Today: a Californian fly-drive adventure. Prices are per person, based on two people travelling together. Each package includes flights from Heathrow in late June, car hire and 14 nights' accommodation.
£1,379 - Trailfinders
Includes United flights to Los Angeles on 19 June (returning San Diego via Washington), with hotels in Los Angeles, the Big Sur, San Francisco, Yosemite, Death Valley, Las Vegas and San Diego. "Experience true Americana as you travel from sandy coves to arid deserts, through quaint towns and iconic cities," says Tiffany Cope (020 7368 1200; trailfinders.com).
£1,915 - Virgin Holidays
Includes Virgin Atlantic flights to San Francisco on 16 June (returning Los Angeles), with hotels in San Francisco, Carmel, Santa Barbara, Pismo Beach, Santa Monica and Los Angeles. "This self-drive tour is a great way to explore and get the most from the picturesque Californian coastline," says Alice Nevins-Ramessur (0844 557 3859; virginholidays.co.uk).
£2,295 - Bon Voyage
Includes United flights to San Francisco on 20 June (returning Los Angeles) and hotels in San Francisco, Napa Valley, Yosemite, Monterey, Pismo Beach, Santa Barbara and Santa Monica. "This leisurely road trip takes in the best of this wonderfully diverse state with character four-star hotels in sought-after locations," says Karen Niven (0800 316 0194; bon-voyage.co.uk).
The Independent travel offers: Discover a world of inspiring destinations
- 1 End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
- 2 This restaurant has misunderstood the concept of 'cheese and biscuits'
- 3 Raif Badawi, the Saudi Arabian blogger sentenced to 1,000 lashes, may now face death penalty
- 4 Delhi bus rapist blames dead victim for attack because 'girls are responsible for rape'
- 5 PornHub turns masturbation into energy in bid to save the planet
New theory could prove how life began and disprove God
This is what it's like to be dead, according to a guy who died for a bit
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
'Jihadi John': CAGE representative storms off Sky News accusing Kay Burley of Islamophobia
Ukip would cut billions from Scottish budget to fund English tax cuts
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
Negotiable: Recruitment Genius: Qualified Lifeguards are required to join a fa...
£19000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: Based in South Kensington, this prestigi...
£40000 per annum: Ashdown Group: A reputable organisation within the leisure i...
£25000 - £33000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: A Sales Partner is required to ...