California Dream
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California Dream

Los Angeles California State University Channel Islands + Tour: Las Vegas, Grand Canyon, Yosemite Park, San Francisco, Los Angeles

Age Range

13 - 18


College + Hotel

Duration of Stay

15 Days / 13 Nights

Courses start

19 July


in most areas


The Channel Island campus, built ten years ago, is the newest of the California State University campuses. Nestled at the foot of the Santa Monica Mountains and surrounded by lemon groves and strawberry fields, it is only half an hour from Malibu and an hour from Los Angeles.
Other nearby attractions include Camarillo with its famous shopping mall, the beautiful Oxnard beach and the popular Channel Islands marine reserve.
The spectacular building housing the student library is flanked by the student centre, used for evening activities and a beautiful canteen. The campus also has a mini supermarket, a bank and three restaurants.

Language Course

Intensive language course

The course includes 20-morning classes and 5-afternoon classes (Curriculum World Of Work) for a total of 30 45-minute lessons. Classes are taught by native speakers, with classes of up to max 15 students. Afternoon classes are in closed groups and take place from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.


Students stay in double rooms with shared bathrooms, one bathroom for every two students. Accompanying staff stay in single rooms with shared bathrooms. The centre provides towels.
Full board for 5 days.

Free Time and Activities

Included in the stay are 2-afternoon excursions with a late return to: Camarillo outlet Mall and Santa Monica. For each of the trips, the students will be given $ 15 cash to allow them to buy dinner. The trips take place at the end of the afternoon courses.

This programme requires a minimum number of 40 participants to run the tour.
All hotels may vary depending on availability.

Where is it?

On The Road

Tour 7 nights (second week)

Tour 7 nights (second week)

Day 1:

Transfer from college to Las Vegas.
Dinner and overnight in an Excalibur-type hotel.

Day 2:

Breakfast in the hotel. Full Day excursion to the Grand Canyon National Park including admission. Return to Las Vegas for a tour of the city by night.
Dinner and overnight stay in the hotel.

Day 3:

Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to Fresno.
Dinner and overnight stay in a BW type hotel.

Day 4:

Breakfast in the hotel. Visit to Yosemite National Park including admission. Transfer to San Francisco. Dinner and overnight stay in a BW type hotel Plus – Oakland.

Day 5:

Breakfast in the hotel. City tour of San Francisco with guide (North shore, Golden Gate Bridge, Alamo Square, Union Square, Chinatown, Pier 39 and Fisherman’s Wharf etc). Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.

Day 6:

Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to Santa Maria with lunch, including a stop at Monterey.
Dinner and overnight stay in a Santa Maria Inn type hotel.

Day 7:

Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to Los Angeles. 1 night in Los Angeles in hotel Ramada Downtown and dinner at the restaurant.

Day 8:

Breakfast in the hotel. Leave for the airport.


  • 8 days of a private bus-travel plus a tour guide.
  • Overnight accommodation in quadruple rooms for students and double rooms for accompanying staff.
  • Tips for guides and drivers.


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