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California Coastal Crawler

Green Tortoise adventure bus tours - California Pacific Coast

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Flexible Itinerary

  1. Santa Cruz / Monterey / Big Sur
  2. Hearst Castle / Pacific Beach / Wetlands Hike
  3. Los Angeles Sightseeing

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California Coastal Crawler 2016 Departures (3 Days):

San Francisco to LA:

  • Mon, May 30 - Wed, Jun 1
  • Mon, Jun 13 - Wed, Jun 15
  • Mon, Jul 4 - Wed, Jul 6
  • Mon, Jul 25 - Wed, Jul 27
  • Mon, Aug 15 - Wed, Aug 17
  • Mon, Sep 12 - Wed, Sep 14

3 days: $246 plus $32 for food/parks.

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San Francisco to Los Angeles - 3 Days

Explore the rugged California shoreline on this one-way trek down the scenic Pacific Coast Highway. With stops in Santa Cruz, Monterey Bay, Big Sur, and Los Angeles, there's plenty to satisfy both the nature lover and city slicker!

After meeting and greeting in San Francisco, we'll head south down the legendary Pacific Coast Highway. Hit the beach in Santa Cruz while surfers challenge the waves in Steamer Lane, or check out the Surfing Museum housed in the Mark Abbott Memorial lighthouse. In Monterey, stroll along John Steinbeck's beloved Cannery Row, spend some time at Fisherman's Wharf, or pay a visit to the world-famous Monterey Bay Aquarium.

Share your stories around the campfire at our campsite under the coastal redwoods of Big Sur, and slumber peacefully under the tallest living trees on earth. After a gourmet breakfast, we continue south to San Simeon State Park. Take a tour of the opulent Hearst Castle, hike through the surrounding wetlands, go sea kayaking in the bay, or just relax on the beach!

Gear up for an exciting day of Los Angeles highlights and on the way do some mansion spotting on the cliffs of in Malibu. This trip comes to an end in Hollywood or Santa Monica, but your adventure doesn't have to stop here! Hop on our Western Trail and continue on an amazing trek to Joshua tree, Las Vegas and Zion.

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Please note this is a combination trip. Please call our office for details.

Flexible Itinerary means that we may alter an itinerary depending on weather, local events, etc. Although we make every attempt to run our trips as advertised, please be aware that the itinerary may change to give you the best trip possible.

Have you been on this trip? Please tell us what you thought.

Green Tortoise adventure bus tours - California Pacific Coast

California Coastal Crawler Adventure Map - Green Tortoise

Click to enlarge [+]

Flexible Itinerary

  1. Santa Cruz / Monterey / Big Sur
  2. Hearst Castle / Pacific Beach / Wetlands Hike
  3. Los Angeles Sightseeing
  4. Los Angeles/ San Francisco
    (4-day trip)
  5. Los Angeles
    (7-day trip)
  6. Los Angeles
  7. Los Angeles
  8. Los Angeles / San Francisco

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4 Days:

California Coastal Crawler 2016 Departures:

Round Trip from San Francisco:

  • Mon, May 30 - Thu, Jun 2
  • Mon, Jun 13 - Thu, Jun 16
  • Mon, Jul 4 - Thu, Jul 7
  • Mon, Jul 25 - Thu, Jul 28
  • Mon, Aug 15 - Thu, Aug 18
  • Mon, Sep 12 - Thu, Sep 15

7 Days:

California Coastal Crawler 2016 Departures:

Round Trip from San Francisco:

  • Mon, May 30 - Sun, Jun 5
  • Mon, Jun 13 - Sun, Jun 19
  • Mon, Jul 4 - Sun, Jul 10
  • Mon, Jul 25 - Sun, Jul 31
  • Mon, Aug 15 - Sun, Aug 21
  • Mon, Sep 12 - Sun, Sep 18

Frequent Crawler Program

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Round Trip from SF - 4 or 7 Days

Explore the rugged California shoreline on this trek down the scenic Pacific Coast Highway. With stops in Santa Cruz, Monterey Bay, Big Sur, and Los Angeles, there's plenty to satisfy both the nature lover and city slicker!

After meeting and greeting in San Francisco, we'll head south down the legendary Pacific Coast Highway. Hit the beach in Santa Cruz while surfers challenge the waves in Steamer Lane, or check out the Surfing Museum housed in the Mark Abbott Memorial lighthouse. In Monterey, stroll along John Steinbeck's beloved Cannery Row, spend some time at Fisherman's Wharf, or pay a visit to the world-famous Monterey Bay Aquarium.

Share your stories around the campfire at our campsite under the coastal redwoods of Big Sur, and slumber peacefully under the tallest living trees on earth. After a gourmet breakfast, we continue south to San Simeon State Park. Take a tour of the opulent Hearst Castle, hike through the surrounding wetlands, go sea kayaking in the bay, or just relax on the beach!

Gear up for an exciting day of Los Angeles highlights and on the way do some mansion spotting on the cliffs of in Malibu. This trip comes to an end in Hollywood or Santa Monica, but your adventure doesn't stop here! Head back to San Francisco the next morning or see the sights and enjoy the nightlife in Los Angeles for three additional days before hopping on your return connection*, or continue the adventure on our Western Trail and check out Joshua Tree, Las Vegas and Zion!

*Megabus connection included in trip fare.

I'm ready to make a reservation: 4-days | 7-days

Please note this is a combination trip. Please call our office for details.

Flexible Itinerary means that we may alter an itinerary depending on weather, local events, etc. Although we make every attempt to run our trips as advertised, please be aware that the itinerary may change to give you the best trip possible.

Have you been on this trip? Please tell us what you thought.

Green Tortoise adventure bus tours - California Pacific Coast

California Coastal Crawler Adventure Map - Green Tortoise

Click to enlarge [+]

Flexible Itinerary

  1. Los Angeles / San Francisco
  2. Santa Cruz / Monterey / Big Sur
  3. Hearst Castle / Pacific Beach / Wetlands Hike
  4. Los Angeles Sightseeing

Drive night bus icon Drive night

Drive night bus icon Camp night

Drive night bus icon Stay at hotel or hostel

California Coastal Crawler 2016 Departures (7 Days):

Round Trip from San Francisco:

  • Sun, May 29 - Wed, Jun 1
  • Sun, Jun 12 - Wed, Jun 15
  • Sun, Jul 3 - Wed, Jul 6
  • Sun, Jul 24 - Wed, Jul 27
  • Sun, Aug 14 - Wed, Aug 17
  • Sun, Sep 11 - Wed, Sep 14

Frequent Crawler Program

Join the Frequent Crawler Club today!

Round Trip from LA - 4 Days

Explore the rugged California shoreline on this trek down the scenic Pacific Coast Highway. With stops in Santa Cruz, Monterey Bay, Big Sur, and Los Angeles, there's plenty to satisfy both the nature lover and city slicker!

In Los Angeles, hop on your connection* to San Francisco. Spend an evening getting to know the city by the bay, before we being our journey south down the legendary Pacific Coast Highway. Hit the beach in Santa Cruz while surfers challenge the waves in Steamer Lane, or check out the Surfing Museum housed in the Mark Abbott Memorial lighthouse. In Monterey, stroll along John Steinbeck's beloved Cannery Row, spend some time at Fisherman's Wharf, or pay a visit to the world-famous Monterey Bay Aquarium.

Share your stories around the campfire at our campsite under the coastal redwoods of Big Sur, and slumber peacefully under the tallest living trees on earth. After a gourmet breakfast, we continue south to San Simeon State Park. Take a tour of the opulent Hearst Castle, hike through the surrounding wetlands, go sea kayaking in the bay, or just relax on the beach!

Gear up for an exciting day of Los Angeles highlights and on the way do some mansion spotting on the cliffs of in Malibu. This trip comes to an end in Hollywood or Santa Monica, but your adventure doesn't stop here! Hop on our Western Trail and check out Joshua Tree, Las Vegas and Zion!

*Megabus connection included in trip fare.

I'm ready to make a reservation!

Please note this is a combination trip. Please call our office for details.

Flexible Itinerary means that we may alter an itinerary depending on weather, local events, etc. Although we make every attempt to run our trips as advertised, please be aware that the itinerary may change to give you the best trip possible.

Have you been on this trip? Please tell us what you thought.

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