6 days
Los Angeles, San Diego
Studying is so much better with a touch of sunshine. Head to Southern California to enjoy the rays and explore a mix of state and private colleges. Please note: This tour is for high school students only.
  • Day 1: San Francisco

    Arrive in San Francisco

    Guided sightseeing tour of San Francisco

    • Chinatown
    • Lombard Street
    • Golden Gate Bridge
    • Fisherman's Wharf

    Take a cable car ride

  • Day 2: San Francisco

    Visit one of the following:

    • University of California, Berkeley
    • University of California, Davis

    University of San Francisco

  • Day 3: Stanford • Santa Barbara

    Visit one of the following:

    • Stanford University
    • Santa Clara University

    Photo stop at California Polytechnic State University

    Travel to Santa Barbara

  • Day 4: Santa Barbara • Los Angeles

    University of California, Santa Barbara

    Visit one of the following:

    • Pepperdine University
    • Occidental College

    Enjoy free time in Venice Beach and Santa Monica

  • Day 5: Los Angeles

    Visit one of the following Claremont Colleges:

    • Claremont McKenna College
    • Harvey Mudd College
    • Pomona College

    Guided sightseeing tour of Los Angeles

    • Hollywood sign
    • Walk of Fame
    • Sunset Boulevard
    • Rodeo Drive

    Free time in Hollywood

  • Day 6: Los Angeles

    University of Southern California

    University of California, Los Angeles

    Depart for home

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  • Day 1: San Francisco

    Arrive in San Francisco

    Guided sightseeing tour of San Francisco

    • Chinatown
    • Lombard Street
    • Golden Gate Bridge
    • Fisherman's Wharf

    Take a cable car ride

  • Day 2: San Francisco

    Visit one of the following:

    • University of California, Berkeley
    • University of California, Davis

    University of San Francisco

  • Day 3: Stanford • Santa Barbara

    Visit one of the following:

    • Stanford University
    • Santa Clara University

    Photo stop at California Polytechnic State University

    Travel to Santa Barbara

  • Day 4: Santa Barbara • Los Angeles

    University of California, Santa Barbara

    Visit one of the following:

    • Pepperdine University
    • Occidental College

    Enjoy free time in Venice Beach and Santa Monica

  • Day 5: Los Angeles

    Visit one of the following Claremont Colleges:

    • Claremont McKenna College
    • Harvey Mudd College
    • Pomona College

    Guided sightseeing tour of Los Angeles

    • Hollywood sign
    • Walk of Fame
    • Sunset Boulevard
    • Rodeo Drive

    Free time in Hollywood

  • Day 6: Los Angeles

    University of Southern California

    University of California, Los Angeles

    Depart for home

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Your experience includes

This all-inclusive experience gives students the chance to discover the life-changing power of travel—at the guaranteed lowest price.
  • Round-trip Transportation

    Round-trip transportation on major carriers; comfortable motorcoach throughout the tour.

  • Hotel Accommodations

    Overnight stays in safe, quality hotels.

  • Overnight Security

    Security guards on watch nightly.

  • Meals

    Breakfast and dinner daily; lunch can also be included.

  • All Gratuities

    Tips included for your Tour Director, bus driver, licensed guides, restaurant and hotel staff.

  • Guided Tours and Activities

    Sightseeing tours led by expert and licensed local guides; tickets to all activities.

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your Tour Director stays with your group 24/7, providing local insight and knowledge, while handling every on-tour detail.

  • Training and Support

    We prepare new Group Leaders on a free Training Tour and provide personal support every step of the way.

  • Traveler Resources

    We offer travelers flexible payment options as well as a dedicated support team to manage finances and answer tour questions.

  • 24-hour Emergency Service

    Travelers and their families can count on EF's dedicated emergency service team while on tour.

  • Expert Tour Planning

    Your dedicated EF team provides expertise every step of the way—from recruiting and enrolling travelers to planning and managing your tour.

  • weShare—Personalized Learning

    Our personalized learning experience engages students before, during and after tour, with the option to create a final, reflective project for academic credit.

  • Illness and Accident Coverage

    Rest easier knowing your travelers are covered on tour with EF's comprehensive coverage plan.

  • $50 Million Liability Policy

    Group Leaders and schools are protected while on tour.

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