6 days
San Francisco, Santa Barbara, Los Angeles
Head toward the Pacific with your students and soak up more than the sun and sand. With limitless sights, sounds, tastes and textures to go along with the schools, the possibilities are endless. Please note: This tour is for high school students only.
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  • Day 1: San Francisco

    Arrive in San Francisco

    Take a guided tour of the Minerva Schools at KGI

    Take a guided tour of San Francisco

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

    Participate in an orientation workshop

  • Day 2: San Francisco

    Take a guided tour of University of California, Berkeley

    Take a guided tour of University of San Francisco

    Take a cable car ride

  • Day 3: Stanford • San Luis Obispo • Santa Barbara

    Take a guided tour of Stanford University

    Travel to San Luis Obispo

    Take a guided tour of California Polytechnic State University

    Travel to Santa Barbara

  • Day 4: Santa Barbara • Los Angeles

    Take a guided tour of University of California, Santa Barbara

    Travel to Los Angeles

    Take a guided tour of Pepperdine University

    Enjoy free time in Venice Beach and Santa Monica

  • Day 5: Los Angeles

    Take a guided tour of Pomona College, part of the Claremont Consortium

    Take a guided tour of Occidental College

    Take a guided tour of Los Angeles

    • Hollywood sign
    • Walk of Fame
    • Sunset Boulevard
    • Rodeo Drive
  • Day 6: Los Angeles

    Take a guided tour of University of Southern California

    Take a guided tour of University of California, Los Angeles

    Depart for home
Interested in getting a price for this tour?
  • Day 1: San Francisco

    Arrive in San Francisco

    Take a guided tour of the Minerva Schools at KGI

    Take a guided tour of San Francisco

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

    Participate in an orientation workshop

  • Day 2: San Francisco

    Take a guided tour of University of California, Berkeley

    Take a guided tour of University of San Francisco

    Take a cable car ride

  • Day 3: Stanford • San Luis Obispo • Santa Barbara

    Take a guided tour of Stanford University

    Travel to San Luis Obispo

    Take a guided tour of California Polytechnic State University

    Travel to Santa Barbara

  • Day 4: Santa Barbara • Los Angeles

    Take a guided tour of University of California, Santa Barbara

    Travel to Los Angeles

    Take a guided tour of Pepperdine University

    Enjoy free time in Venice Beach and Santa Monica

  • Day 5: Los Angeles

    Take a guided tour of Pomona College, part of the Claremont Consortium

    Take a guided tour of Occidental College

    Take a guided tour of Los Angeles

    • Hollywood sign
    • Walk of Fame
    • Sunset Boulevard
    • Rodeo Drive
  • Day 6: Los Angeles

    Take a guided tour of University of Southern California

    Take a guided tour of 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

    Professional security guards on watch nightly from 10 p.m. – 5 a.m.

  • 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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