Bixby Bridge along Big Sur
Bixby Bridge along Big Sur
San Francisco Painted Ladies and Santa Monica Pier
San Francisco Painted Ladies and Santa Monica Pier
Bike Riding in San Francisco
Bike Riding in San Francisco
Santa Monica Pier and activities
Santa Monica Pier and activities
Santa Barbara Marina Views and Morro Bay
Santa Barbara Marina Views and Morro Bay
Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco
Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco

California Health and Wellness - Small Group Tour

6 nights from €3,049 per person Including Flights


Experience a taste of the Cali lifestyle with this 6-night small-groups tour staying in Santa Monica, Monterey and San Francisco. With a maximum of 16 people per tour, this lets you have a bit more freedom during your time and take things with a slower, laid-back vibe whilst still seeing iconic places as well as a local Tour Director throughout your trip. Take in the ocean-views as you participate with yoga on the famed Santa Monica beach, meditate in a salt cave in Santa Barbara and cycle across the Golden Gate Bridge. This one-of-a-kind tour brings the highlights of Californian vibe. No need to stress with car hire during your tour as transportation is included to get you to each coastal destination. (GW)


  • Yoga lesson on Santa Monica Beach
  • Meditation in a salt cave in Santa Barbara
  • Wine tasting in the Santa Ynez Valley wine region
  • Bike tour across Golden Gate Bridge to Sausalito
  • Guided city tours in Santa Monica and San Francisco
  • Witness the towering redwood trees in Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park

Itinerary Overview

Fly into Los Angeles, Santa Monica 2 nights – San Luis Obispo 1 night – Monterey 1 night – San Francisco 2 nights – Fly out of San Francisco

Definite Departure Dates
18 Sept
23 Oct

Our holidays include
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  • Accommodation
  • Checked baggage
  • CAR licensed & bonded
  • In resort assistance & 24 hour contact centre
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Day 1

Fly into Los Angeles/ Santa Monica

Arrival in Los Angeles and make your way independently to your hotel in Santa Monica. Leisurely settle in and recuperate after your travels before meeting your Tour Director in the evening. Enjoy a welcome drink and receive a reusable water bottle throughout your trip.

Overnight: Hilton Santa Monica or similar. Welcome drink included

Day 2

Santa Monica

What better way to start off the morning like a true Californian with a yoga lesson on the beach. This morning you will breathe in the fresh air as you calm your mind and stretch your body on the golden sand. After your soul has been revitalised, you will head out on a walking tour of Santa Monica covering the miles of beautiful beaches, typical Cali outdoor activities and glamourous history of this area. It’s known for its laid-back beach vibes along and stunning oceanfront hotels. During your walking tour you will walk through the famous 3rd Street Promenade, a pedestrianised area with high street shops and independent restaurants spilling out onto the pavement. You will also get the chance to enjoy Santa Monica Pier. Enjoy the rest of your day at leisure.

Overnight: Hilton Santa Monica or similar. Breakfast included

Day 3

Santa Monica – Santa Barbara - San Luis Obispo

This morning drive is to make your way to San Luis Obispo, before arriving there you will stop at Santa Barbara, a town influenced by Spanish architecture. With a stop at the Santa Barbara Courthouse and brief guided tour of the area, you will head on to your next activity – a guided meditation in a salt cave. A wonderfully therapeutic experience as you breathe in the air saturated with micro-salt particles, a natural way of improving your respiratory health. After this you’ll have time for lunch and onwards to the Santa Ynez wine region where you will visit a local vineyard and enjoy some delicious wine tasting. Continue to San Luis Obispo where you will overnight.

Overnight: La Quinta Inn by Wyndham San Luis Obispo Downtown or similar. Breakfast included

Day 4

San Luis Obispo – Big Sur – Monterey

Starting the day by hiking in Montana de Oro State Park, named “Mountain of Gold” from the golden wildflowers that blossom in the spring. Enjoy the park’s trail as you uncover streams, canyons, secluded beaches and coastal views. Stop in Morro Bay as you leisurely walk along the pathway taking in the ocean views and in the distance – Morro Bay Rock. Drive along the famous Big Sur Coastline where you can have the chance to take some photos before heading onto Monterey; a quaint fishing town with port and famous Cannery Row.

Overnight: Hotel Pacific or similar. Breakfast included.

Day 5

Monterey – San Francisco

Today, take in the famous towering redwood trees at Henry Cowell Redwood State Park. Walk through the maze of terrain as you gaze upon these magnificent trees – you won’t see this anywhere else and is quite an experience. On your way to San Francisco, make a stop in Santa Cruz for lunch independently.
When you get to San Francisco you will go on a guided tour of the city with a contrast of historic buildings and modern tech capital. Stop at Alamo Square where you will see the iconic “Painted Ladies”, a set of Victorian houses adorned in bright pastel colours set to stand out amongst the others. Within the tour you will also see Union Square, Little Italy and Chinatown.

Overnight: Comfort Inn by the Bay or similar. Breakfast included.

Day 6

San Francisco

This morning, take on a guided bike ride along the waterfront and across the famous Golden Gate Bridge. Take in the city skyline views and infamous Alcatraz Prison as you conclude in Sausalito – a charming town with art galleries and waterfront cafes. Enjoy some free time to explore before heading back to San Francisco by ferry and arriving at the Ferry Building. A restored building now an upscale destination with independent boutiques and restaurants with locally sourced produce. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

Overnight: Comfort Inn by the Bay or similar. Breakfast included.

Day 7

San Francisco

Your tour has come to an end. Take the day at leisure before you independently head to the airport. Or how about extending your stay in San Francisco? Speak to our sales experts for more information.

Breakfast included

  • International return flights
  • Accommodation as stated or similar for 6 nights
  • Bed & Breakfast board basis
  • Tour Director Throughout
  • Transportation in modern air-conditioned mini bus from days 3 - 5
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Yoga lesson on Santa Monica beach
  • Santa Monica guided walking tour
  • Guided meditation in salt cave in Santa Barbara
  • Wine tasting at a local vineyard in Santa Ynez
  • Guided hike in Montana de Oro State Park
  • Witness the famous Big Sur coastline
  • San Francisco guided city tour
  • Bike ride across the Golden Gate Bridge

What's not included:

  • Airport transfers
  • Gratuity tips to driver and guide
  • Meals unless stated otherwise

Optional Excursions
Santa Monica 2-hour surf lesson

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