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Best of America CBA

Arizona   |  California   |  Nevada   |  Utah

Discover the most beautiful and famous roads, landscapes and national parks of the Southwest of the United States of America.

If you want to see the best of the Southwest in less than two weeks, then this is the tour for you! We have packed the blue-green Pacific, the red-brown desert and the clear blue sky into one great trip.

From bustling California, with its beautiful coast and palm trees, we ride east into some of the best scenery on the planet. National parks like the Grand Canyon, Arches, Bryce and Zion are the highlights of this tour, but riding the famous Route 66 and seeing the lights of Las Vegas sparkle in the distance are just as memorable. You will also find great and twisty motorcycle roads with turns perfect for every taste!

If two weeks of unforgettable experiences is too little for you, then you might like to extend your tour by taking the California Extension, which includes visits to California’s Sierra Nevada, with its famous Yosemite and Sequoia National Parks!

* Including California Extension.


Best of America

Start/Finish: Santa Monica / Las Vegas
Nearest airport: Los Angeles / Las Vegas
Duration: 11 days vacation, 9 riding days
Route: Total distance: 2446-2943 km, 1520-1829 miles
Daily distances: 80-441 km, 50-274 miles
Accommodations: Comfortable middle-class hotels and motels.
Rest day: Moab
Highlights: Hollywood , Angeles Crest Highway, Joshua Tree National Park , Route 66, Grand Canyon , Monument Valley , Arches National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Zion National Park , Valley of Fire State Park, Death Valley National Park
Minimum number of participants: 8

Best of America incl. California Extension

Start/Finish: Santa Monica
Nearest airport: Los Angeles
Duration: 17 days vacation, 15 riding days
Route: Total distance: 3869-4653 km, 2404-2891 miles
Accommodations: Comfortable middle-class hotels and motels.
Rest day: Moab
Las Vegas
Highlights: Hollywood , Angeles Crest Highway, Joshua Tree National Park , Route 66, Grand Canyon , Monument Valley , Arches National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Zion National Park , Valley of Fire State Park, Death Valley National Park, Yosemite Valley, Sequoia National Park, Pacific Coast Scenic Byway
Minimum number of participants: 8

Best of America

11 days vacation
9 day riding route

Day 1: Arrival in Santa Monica
Day 2: Santa Monica - Big Bear Lake
Day 3: Big Bear Lake - Lake Havasu
Day 4: Lake Havasu - Tusayan
Day 5: Tusayan - Kayenta
Day 6: Kayenta - Moab
Day 7: Moab
Day 8: Moab - Bryce Canyon National Park
Day 9: Bryce Canyon National Park - Zion
Day 10: Zion - Las Vegas
Day 11: Departure from Las Vegas

Best of America incl. California Extension

17 days vacation
15 day riding route

Day 1: Arrival in Santa Monica
Day 2: Santa Monica - Big Bear Lake
Day 3: Big Bear Lake - Lake Havasu
Day 4: Lake Havasu - Tusayan
Day 5: Tusayan - Kayenta
Day 6: Kayenta - Moab
Day 7: Moab
Day 8: Moab - Bryce Canyon National Park
Day 9: Bryce Canyon National Park - Zion
Day 10: Zion - Las Vegas
Day 11: Las Vegas
Day 12: Las Vegas - Furnace Creek
Day 13: Furnace Creek - Mammoth Lakes
Day 14: Mammoth Lakes - Fish Camp
Day 15: Fish Camp - Visalia
Day 16: Visalia - Santa Monica
Day 17: Departure from Santa Monica

The first and last days mentioned in the itinerary are the arrival and departure days for tour start and end. Depending on the country you start in, you may have to leave a day early, subsequently, you will arrive one day later back home. This tour starts in Los Angeles and ends in Las Vegas (* If booking the California Extension also your departure airport is Los Angeles). Book your flights accordingly! Route and overnight places may change due to unforeseen events.

Tour prices & motorcycles 2016

Included services
Tour price per personsharing room,
riding 2 up
sharing room,
riding solo
single room,
riding solo
BMW F 700 GS
$ 6.010,-$ 6.700,-$ 8.070,-
BMW F 800 GS
$ 6.030,-$ 6.740,-$ 8.110,-
BMW R 1200 GS
$ 6.090,-$ 6.860,-$ 8.230,-
BMW R 1200 RT
$ 6.190,-$ 7.060,-$ 8.430,-
OPTIONAL:
Surcharge for California Extension (CBE)
$ 4.520,-$ 4.990,-$ 5.810,-

Tour prices & motorcycles 2017

Included services
Tour price per personsharing room,
riding 2 up
sharing room,
riding solo
single room,
riding solo
BMW F 700 GS
$ 6.010,-$ 6.700,-$ 7.900,-
BMW F 800 GS
$ 6.030,-$ 6.740,-$ 7.940,-
BMW R 1200 GS
$ 6.090,-$ 6.860,-$ 8.060,-
BMW R 1200 RT
$ 6.190,-$ 7.060,-$ 8.260,-
BMW K 1600 GT/GTL
Harley-Davidson® Touring Models
$ 6.270,-$ 7.230,-$ 8.430,-
OPTIONAL:
Surcharge for California Extension (CBE)
$ 4.510,-$ 4.990,-$ 5.720,-

Tour prices & motorcycles 2018

Included services
Tour price per personsharing room,
riding 2 up
sharing room,
riding solo
single room,
riding solo
BMW F 700 GS
$ 6.010,- *$ 6.700,- *$ 7.900,- *
BMW F 800 GS
$ 6.030,- *$ 6.740,- *$ 7.940,- *
BMW R 1200 GS
$ 6.090,- *$ 6.860,- *$ 8.060,- *
BMW R 1200 RT
$ 6.190,- *$ 7.060,- *$ 8.260,- *
BMW K 1600 GT/GTL
Harley-Davidson® Touring Models
$ 6.270,- *$ 7.230,- *$ 8.430,- *
OPTIONAL:
Surcharge for California Extension (CBE)
$ 4.510,- *$ 4.990,- *$ 5.720,- *
* Please note that the dates and prices for 2018 are not confirmed yet. The dates shown on our website are preliminary dates for 2018 and might change. Also, for this tour there are yet no prices confirmed for 2018. If the tour price differs more than 5% from last year’s pricing you can cancel your participation until October 31, 2017 without any cancellation fee.

CUSTOM TOURS: For custom tour bookings please refer to the pricing included in the special tour offer for your tour. If having any questions please contact our service team at customtours@edelweissbike.com!

Prices start at $ 6.010,-

per person

Included services

Motorcycle category 2

Testimonials

Best of America

This Edelweiss motorcycle tour is a trip which does not skip any of America’s western highlights. While riding from national park to national park, one can see almost all of the natural wonders to be found in this area. Antelope Cave is just one of the big ones. There are others along the route, each and every day. This tour is also very relaxing without getting boring at any time. Endless curves and great scenery let a motorcyclist‘s heart beat higher. Also, we spent some time in the shimmering metropolis of Las Vegas and Los Angeles and enjoyed some great time shopping around. I think I will do this tour again to be able to soak in even more of the fantastic highlights and moments we were allowed to experience on this tour.

Gabriele Von Waldburg, Switzerland

About America

Though we have travelled parts of Southern California on other trips, we chose this part of the world again. Las Vegas is truly a fascinating metropolis and the buzzing atmosphere is something everyone should experience at least once. Leaving Las Vegas, we dove into the endless vastness of the country and its beautiful valleys. Our route led us through the California mountains and on to the Pacific Coast, where San Diego awaited us. We especially enjoyed the curvy backroads at the end of our tour. The trip made us want to do it all over again.

Gabriela Rohringer & Günter Breibert, Austria

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Tour dates

22.09. - 02.10.2016
Los Angeles - Las Vegas
02.10. - 08.10.2016
California Extension
25.05. - 04.06.2017
Los Angeles - Las Vegas
04.06. - 10.06.2017
California Extension
22.09. - 02.10.2017
Los Angeles - Las Vegas
02.10. - 08.10.2017
California Extension
24.05. - 03.06.2018
Los Angeles - Las Vegas
03.06. - 09.06.2018
California Extension
21.09. - 01.10.2018
Los Angeles - Las Vegas
01.10. - 07.10.2018
California Extension
Riding hours per day:
7 to 9 h 
Route grading:
Moderate 
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