This page is designed for giving information to TrailHike members attending the "Zion Canyons Utah 7-day Adventure Hike"




Brief Itinerary:

1.      SUN, 28 APR: Flight from Toronto to Las Vegas @ 8.30 AM on Air Canada. Arrive in Las Vegas @ 10.18 AM. 

4 volunteer drivers will pick-up 4 vans from the airport. There are 7 seats in each van.

Transfer to your hotel "Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino 4*" on the Las Vegas Strip.

The hotel's official check-in time is at 4.00 pm and check out is at 11.00 am.

Enjoy optional activities in Las Vegas *

2.      MON, 29 APR: Drive towards Zion National Park (260 km = 2.5 hrs drive approx.). Overnight @ Airbnb near Zion National Park

3.      TUE, 30 APR: Hiking in the area  

4.      WED, 1 MAY: Hiking in the area  

5.      THU, 2 MAY: Hiking in the area  

6.      FRI, 3 MAY: Hiking in the area  

7.      SAT, 4 MAY: Drive back to Las Vegas (260 km = 2.5 hrs drive approx.). Transfer to your hotel "Harrah's Las Vegas Hotel & Casino 3*" on the Las Vegas Strip. Enjoy optional activities in Las Vegas *

8.      SUN, 5 MAY: 9.30 AM: Transfer to the airport. Flight to Toronto @ 12.30 PM on Air Canada. Arrive in Toronto @ 7.35 PM

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The detailed itinerary will be provided by Basil

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Flight details: This is the group booking that I made on Air Canada - (DIRECT FLIGHTS):

AC1851 28APR YYZLAS 0830 1018

AC1852 05MAY LASYYZ 1220 1935


  • You will be able to check-in individually 24 hours before the departure.
  • Checked baggage allowance:  

    1st bag: $31.50 CAD (per direction, including taxes)

    2nd bag: $52.50 CAD (per direction, including taxes)

    Carry-on Baggage: you can bring 1 standard article + 1 personal article free of charge. Carry-on’s maximum dimensions include wheels and handles (55CMX23CMX40CM). Personal Article’s maximum dimensions (33CMX16CMX43CM). Your carry-on baggage must be light enough that you can store it in the overhead bin unassisted.

**We need the following information from each participant before FEB 20, 2019. Please email to: 4noushin@gmail.com

  • LAST NAME
  • FIRST NAME
  • MIDDLE NAME
  • TITLE
  • GENDER              
  • DATE OF BIRTH
  • AEROPLAN #

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*Optional activities in Las Vegas:

  • Attend a show -  check the schedules here: https://www.vegas.com/shows/ 
  • Fremont Street Experience – ‘Old’ Vegas

  • Hotel hopping on the Las Vegas Strip

  • See the Volcano erupt at the Mirage

  • View the Dancing Waters at the Bellagio + Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Garden

  • The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian

  • Visit the Mob Museum (National Museum of Organized Crime) // Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition // The Neon Museum // Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas

  • Ellis Island Casino & Brewery

  • The LINQ Promenade: an entertainment, shopping, and dining district located between The LINQ Hotel and Flamingo Las Vegas

  • Enjoy a great dinner buffet in Las Vegas. Suggestions: https://www.lasvegashowto.com/top-10-las-vegas-buffets 

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PAYMENTS

All payments must be done to Laurie-Ann. Her email address is: lauriec@nmhydro.ca 

So far, a deposit of $750 ($150+$600) per person has been requested

Final payment is due on FEB 20, 2019 

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COSTS BREAKDOWN - APPROXIMATELY:


1) Flights: CA$780 per person 


2) 2 nights hotel in Las Vegas: CA$260 per person - for 2 nights 
  • This price includes 13.38% taxes and Resort fee (CA$56) per night. 
  • Additional Person Charge: CA$48.00 each for the third or fourth person-per night.
  • Maximum Occupancy in one room is: four (4)
  • Your hotel on Day 1 will be "Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino 4*" and your hotel on Day 7 will be "Harrah's Las Vegas Hotel & Casino 3*". We could not book the same hotel on Day 7 because the price was insanely high on that date.
  • **Please let Noushin know about your roommate(s) names, so she can prepare the rooming list for the hotel before FEB 20, 2019. Please email to: 4noushin@gmail.com

3) 5 nights Airbnb near Zion National Park: CA$350 per person - for 5 nights

4) Car rental: We booked 4 vans (7 seats in each) for 8 days.  
  • The price is almost CA$260 per person (including the Rental fee, taxes, 2 nights parking in Las Vegas hotels and gas). 
  • Car insurance is extra depending on the driver's credit card insurance policy. Some credit cards have rental car insurance.
  • 4 volunteer driver are: Basil-Mitch-Linda-Brian 
  • The 4 drivers are exempt from paying the car rental (CA$260) because they will be driving!
  • The 4 drivers must pay for their car rental by their own credit card when they pick-up the cars at the airport. They will also pay for the Gas and Parking fee in Las Vegas hotels for 2 nights. Laurie-Ann will give them a full refund after the tour.

5) SHOW: Mitch said that most of tour participants would like to attend this show: 

  • CIRQUE DU SOLEIL - MICHAEL JACKSON: ONE
  • Date/Time: 28 APR 2019 @ 7.00 PM 
  • Location: Mandalay Bay

This is the price that we could get for a group of 20 people, today (Nov 1, 2018): 

  • US$154.11 + tax comes to US$164.06 per person - Category B: premium view seating
This is a promotional offer, therefore prices and availability are subject to change at any time unless it is paid full and booked.


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If you have any questions/comments about any of the above-mentioned details, you can put a post in the meetup page here: https://www.meetup.com/TrailHike-RichmondHill/events/254300350/  OR send an email to the persons in charge:
  • Noushin is in charge of: booking the flights, Hotel in Las Vegas, and Car Rental. Email: 4noushin@gmail.com
  • Basil is in charge of: itinerary details. Email: ba@ctap.ca
  • Mitch is in charge of: booking the Airbnb in Zion / show in Las Vegas. Email: mitch@shorecreative.com 
  • Laurie-Ann is in charge of: collecting your payments. Email: lauriec@nmhydro.ca 


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