U.S. West Coast Tour 2

Map of San Francisco and the Bay Area Cities

Tour 1, Tour 2, Tour 3, Tour 4, Tour 5, Tour 6, Tour 7

9:00 - 10:30 AM

Apple, Inc. - Cupertino, CA The first part of our tour will take us to the City of Cupertino - the headquarters of Apple, Inc., We then proceed to I-280 South exit to Highway 17 and go up the mountains of Santa Cruz. Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz, CAAt Santa Cruz we drive to the lighthouse. Park car to take pictures of the lighthouse, surfers and the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. We will continue and drive along the coast, park the car and walk around the souvenir shops at the Santa Cruz beach boardwalk. Mystery Spot - Santa Cruz, CA

Optional Tour - The Mystery Spot in Santa Cruz (Fee) For more info click http://www.mysteryspot.com

10:30 - 11:30 AM

Monterey Harbor From the Santa Cruz Beach boardwalk, we continue south to Highway 1 and drive to the City of Monterey. Along the way we will pass the coastal town of Capitola, Aptos, Watsonville, Moss Landing, Marina, Seaside, Sand City then arrive at Monterey. This is about an hour's drive.

11:30 - 12:30 PM

Monterey Cannery, Monterey, CA We will stop at the Monterey Cannery for a little walking tour and wine tasting at the Monterey wine shops. We will have lunch here at Monterey. Optional Tour: Monterey Bay Aquarium (Fee)

12:30 - 1:30 PM

Pebble Beach, Monterey, California We then continue south along the coast and proceed to Pebble Beach Golf Course at the 17 Mile Drive.

17 Mile Drive at Pebble Beach Monterey, CA We will stop at the Lone Cypress Tree to take pictures.

1:30 - 2:00 PM

Carmel by the Sea Once we exit the 17 Mile Drive, we will reach the charming little town of Carmel. Actor "Clint Eastwood" was once a Mayor here. We then proceed to the Carmel Mission Church. We will stop for a walking tour of the Mission.

2:00 - 3:00 PM

Carmel Mission After visiting the Carmel Mission, our next stop will be the Gilroy Premium Outlet Stores. Gilroy is known as the "Garlic Capital of the World".

3:00 - 4:00 PM

Gilroy Premium Outlets - Gilroy, California We will stop here for about an hour to do some heavy shopping.

4:00 - 5:00 PM

Little Saigon - San Jose, CaliforniaFrom the Gilroy Premium Outlets, we then continue north to San Jose's - Little Saigon. A little Vietnamese business district and have some refreshment at their numerous food court.

5:00 - 6:00 PM

San Jose - Santana RowFrom Little Saigon, We will drive to the upscale shopping center, park the car and walk around Santana Row - San Jose's equivalent of Los Angeles' - Rodeo Dr. in Beverly Hills.

6:00 - 7:00 PM

Valley Fair Mall - Santa Clara, California After Santana Row, we will drive across the street and park our car and visit the Valley Fair Mall, San Jose's Largest Mall. We can either have dinner here or somewhere else then go back Home.