The Original West Coast Round Trip
The Wild West & Buffalo Bill is a roundtrip through the states of California, Nevada, Arizona and Utah, some of America’s most beautiful regions endowed with fantastic nature and incredible driving experiences.
We begin and conclude out journey in Hollywood/Santa Monica, and will take you on a road trip visiting a variety of places, from the big cities of Los Angeles, Las Vegas and San Francisco to unique towns and villages along the road with cowboys, indians, rednecks and every day american people as you travel through villages, small towns and landmarks. We spend the last stretch of the tour driving on Highway 1, voted “the world’s most beautiful Highway”.
During the road trip, you will also see the great national parks of Zion, Sequioa, Kings Canyon, Sierra Nevada, Death Valley, Amargosa, and Monument Valley!
You will not only learn new cultures and places, you will also make new friends among the people you ride and travel together with on your great journey.
Choose between riding a Harley-Davidson bike, a car or in a bus.
If you want to drive or ride a car, you book your car yourself and get a reduced price on the road trip. You can travel 2-7 people, depending on the size of the car you choose. Click on the details tab above for more information about bikes and cars.
Route 66 International is the original Route 66 tour company who started arranging these road trips in 2003. Today, we are the world’s largest Route 66 tour operator who offers quality, safety and the best and most experienced tour guides.
The Wild West & Buffalo Bill
Duration: 18 days
Flight and transportation:
Direct flight from Oslo – Los Angeles or book your own flight to a reduced tour price.
Ride a bike, a car or a bus
When riding a car with us on Route 66, you book your car yourself and get a reduced price on the road trip. We recommend booking your car at Alamo Car Rentals.
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Read more about our bus tours on Route 66
We reserve the right to change our programs and schedules.
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Day by Day Program
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Arriving in Los Angeles
For those who booked flights through us, there is public transport from the airport to the hotel, where we will stay for two nights. Those who arrange to fly on their own will have to get to the hotel themselves.
One day in Los Angeles
Places we will visit:
– Santa Monica Beach
– Venice Beach
Los Angeles-San Diego
(Approximately 200 km)
We all meet with the guide at the front desk for transportation to Eagle Riders rental.
– We do all paperwork for the bikes.
– We pick up the bikes and we will also have time to purchase accesories such as helmets, jackets etc.
– The store employees go over everything you need to know about your bike.
When everybody has gotten comfortable and ready to go with the bikes, we set out on the adventure, heading southbound to San Diego.
A day in San Diego
Suggestions of places to visit:
– Sea World
– Guided tour in downtown
– Top Gun bar
– USS Midway Museum
San Diego – Blythe
(Approximately 385 km)
We will ride along the Mexican border through stunning sand dune desert areas, on our through California towards the city of Blythe.
Blythe – Flagstaff
(Approximately 405 km)
We cross the Colorado River into Arizona.
Highlights and towns we go through:
– Sedona (Oak Creek Canyon)
Flagstaff – Tuba City
(Approximately 250 km)
The highlight of the day is Grand Canyon, as we are riding through the park. It is possible to book a helicopter tour over Grand Canyon in advance when you book the trip.
Tuba City – Torrey
(Approximately 570 km)
We will drive through the 3 states of Nevada, Arizona and Utah. The highlight of the day is Monument Valley and Mexican Hat.
Torrey – Las Vegas
(Approximately 470 km)
Highlight of the day is Bryce Canyon and Zion National Park, on our way to the big city of Las Vegas.
A day in Las Vegas
(See full day program)
Las Vegas – Lone Point
(Approximately 420 km)
Highlights of the day:
– Death Valley
– Salt desert
– Sierra Nevada
Lone Point – Frenco
(Approximately 445 km)
We ride through Sequioa National Park, one of the most scenic highways in the U.S, on our way to Fresno.
A day in San Fransisco (Oakland)
(Approximately 450 km)
Places we will visit:
– Fisherman Wharf
– Telegraph Hill, Nob Hill, Russian Hill
San Fransisco (Oakland) – San Simon
(Approximately 400 km)
Highlights of the day:
– Richmond – San Rafael Bridge
– Golden Gate Bridge
– Big Sur
– Santa Cruz
San Simon – Los Angeles
(Approximately 390 km)
We continue along scenic Highway 1 towards Los Angeles/Hollywood.
Highlights of the day:
– Santa Barbara.
We ride the last stretch of Highway 1 before arriving in Los Angeles and turning in the bikes at Eagle Riders.
A day in Los Angeles
Suggestions of places to visit;
– Walk of Fame
– Rodeo Drive
– Universal Studios
Departure from Los Angeles
Your choice of travel dates
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Choose whether you want to ride a motorcycle, car or a bus. If you want to ride a motorcycle, you will leave a first and a second hand choice.
If you choose to drive a car, you pay passenger price rent the car on your own. If you are going any of our U.S tours, we recommend booking your car at Alamo Car Rentals.
Read more about the bikes and car rental here.
Main traveler choices
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Choose type of motorcycle
If you have chosen above to ride a motorcycle, make a first and a second hand choice of bike here.
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First hand choice
Second hand choice
Choice of flight
If you choose to book the flight yourself from your nearest airport, please wait to book the flight until the travel date is finally confirmed. We as tour organizer can not be held responsible if you have booked the flight before the travel date is confirmed. More information in our terms and conditions
Route 66 USA T-shirt
Everybody who rides with us get a t-shirt for free. Choose your size below.
Original Route 66 Jacket (Optional)
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