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San Diego & Southwest Coast-to-Coast Sun Chaser

Tour Description

Escape the winter and enjoy the warm weather getaways of San Diego, Santa Fe, Palm Springs,Tucson, Phoenix, Scottsdale, & Sedona, plus en-route sightseeing in Nashville, casino fun in Tunica, the moving scene of the Oklahoma City Memorial, and the famous St. Louis arch. Relax on numerous multi-night stay-overs, including sunny Tucson for 2 nights, fabulous Phoenix for 2 nights, and a full 3 nights in breathtaking San Diego. The enchantment of the rugged Southwest, the beauty of Arizona & New Mexico, and the magic of the snow-capped Rockies combine for a vacation experience you'll never forget


  • Leave the snow and ice behind & ride away from Ole Man Winter as we dip southward through Tennessee, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, & California. In between we’ll enjoy the warm winter get-aways of Tucson, Phoenix, Scottsdale, San Diego, & Palm Springs!
  • Paced in the easy, leisurely way you like it, with numerous multi-night stay-overs, including sunny Tucson for 2 nights, fabulous Phoenix for 2 nights, Santa Fe for 2 nights, & sunny San Diego for 3 nights. (A total of 9 nights are multi-night stays in the same hotels)!
  • Comes with Seniortours’ famous money-back satisfaction guarantee*!
  • Experience the enchantment of the rugged Southwest, add the beauty of Arizona, New Mexico & the magic of the snow-capped Rockies & you’ve got a vacation you’ll never forget.
  • Transportation via deluxe, touring motorcoach featuring enhanced leg-room, with Seniortours escort on board to host free soft-drinks, snacks, fun, games.
  • 34 meals—including a tasty combination of dinners, lunches and breakfasts, plus Drury Inn “Kick-Back” light dinners with free Happy Hour cocktails.
  • Free Cancellation Protection! No Worries, No Hassles if you must cancel for any reason, up to 45 days before departure, with Seniortours famous 100% refund (excluding any hotel charges in Santa Fe, Phoenix or Tucson; supplemental travel insurance available).


B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner, S=Show

Days 1 & 2: We’re off aboard the Seniortours’ SuperBus! Specially-configured, extra-roomy seats, fold-down tray tables, curtained windows, footrests & wifi! En route, fun, games and loads of laughs, with free snacks, soda and fruit juices, served by your friendly Seniortours escort. Overnight lodging in VA, and central Tennessee! B, L, D

Day 3: Through Arkansas, en route to our overnight in Texarkana, TX! B, D

Day 4: Howdy, Dallas! We’ll enjoy a special guided tour of AT&T Stadium, home of “America’s Team,” the Dallas Cowboys! Abilene, TX, tonight. B, L

Day 5: “Westward Ho!” We’re bound for charming El Paso, the fascinating Texas border town boasting lots of sunshine and a colorful history, where we’ll enjoy dinner at the famous State Line BBQ, seen on the Food Network! Time for optional casino fun tonight, if you wish, at Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino. B, D

Days 6 & 7: We’re off to Tucson, Arizona today, our “Wild West” home for the next 2 nights. Our early afternoon arrival allows forextended sightseeing and fun (see box below). 4 meals

Days 8, 9, & 10: Welcome to San Diego! Our hotel puts us in the center of all the action. Over the next 3 nights, we’ll enjoy all of the highlights of this vibrant city, including Coronado, Balboa Park, The Gaslight District, Old Town San Diego, Seaport Village, Point Loma, and more with an expert local guide! 3B, 1L, 1D

Day 11: After a relaxing morning in San Diego, we’ll make our way to fun and funky Palm Springs. We’ll enjoy an included lunch at a local favorite, and an extended tour with our local guide. After checking in and freshening up, let’s make our way to Palm Springs VillageFest, a weekly open air street festival featuring local gourmet food, handmade arts and crafts, and special gallery exhibitions, all steps from our hotel! B,L

Days 12 & 13: Experience the natural beauty of the Valley of the Sun and the Greater Phoenix & Scottsdale area, our home for the next 2 relaxing nights. This afternoon’s touring highlight will be Taliesin West (see box at right for more inclusions). 2B, 1L

Days 14 & 15: Historic Santa Fe today, our home for 2 wonderful days, featuring touring with an expert local guide. 2B, L

Days 16 & 17: “Eastward Ho” with stops in central Oklahoma and Springfield, MO. 2B, L

Day 18: Today we’ll follow famous Route 66 as we head northwest to St. Louis for an early afternoon arrival and lunch near historic Union Station. Afterward, we’ll enjoy great local touring. B, L

Day 19: Before leaving St. Louis, we’ll have free time to explore the iconic Gateway Arch & Westward Expansion Museum! After, we’ll make our way to Terre Haute, IN. B

Day 20: The fun’s not over! More good times on the coach today. Overnight in Washington, PA, with optional casino fun tonight. B

Day 21: Filled with warm memories of great times, we ride homeward, with our estimated arrivals in the late afternoon, early evening. B