Sterling Rose Tour

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The Rose Parade, Float Construction Barns, Bandfest, Belmont Shore, Coastal Tour that includes San Juan Capistrano, and More  — Sold Out!

Friday, Dec. 29, 2017 – Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018

We’ve combined the beauty and pageantry of the Rose Parade with relaxing evenings in Long Beach. Enjoy a uniquely Southern California experience at a pace that keeps it fun.

In the days leading up to the Parade, you’ll visit the Float Construction Barns and see Rose Parade Floats in their final stages of construction. You’ll also experience the award-winning parade bands at Bandfest.

Of course, the Rose Parade is the main attraction of the Sterling Rose Tour. So join us in the grandstands, near the television cameras, for one of the best views along the parade route. After the parade, join us for lunch in Santa Monica.

Each night, relax in 4-star hotel accommodations at the Renaissance Long Beach Hotel, which includes a daily breakfast.

Highlights Include:

  • The Rose Parade.
  • Float Construction Barns.
  • Bandfest.
  • Arrival night shuttle to Belmont Shore.
  • Coastal Tour to San Juan Capistrano.
  • Lunch in Santa Monica.
  • 4-star hotel accommodations at the Renaissance Long Beach.
  • Complimentary breakfast and lunch daily.
  • Optional Upgrade: Add an extra day of sightseeing to your tour!

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The Sterling Rose Tour Itinerary

Five Days / Four Nights: Includes the Rose Parade

Friday, Dec. 29, 2017 – Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018

Day 1 – Arrival | Hotel Check-in | Introduction | Evening Shuttle to Belmont Shore

  • Upon your arrival at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), transfers are provided from the airport to the Renaissance Long Beach Hotel.
  • After check-in, visit the Al Brooks hospitality desk for your welcome packet. This is also an opportunity to meet your tour guide, who will be with you each day of your tour.
  • Hop on the evening shuttle to Belmont Shore and enjoy the shopping, dining, and beautiful scenes of this Southern California enclave.
  • A relaxing night at the 4-star Renaissance Long Beach Hotel is the perfect start to the fun and adventure of the Sterling Rose Tour.

Day 2 – Float Construction Barns | Bandfest | Lunch

  • Explore the Float Barns as volunteers work around-the-clock to put the finishing touches on the spectacular Rose Parade floats.
  • Preview award-winning marching bands at Bandfest, and see the field shows that earned each a trip to the Rose Parade.
  • Be our guest for lunch at a local restaurant.
  • Meals Included: Full American Breakfast Buffet | Lunch

Day 3 – Coastal Tour to San Juan Capistrano and Other Beach Stops

  • Board your motorcoach and meander south along a scenic coastal tour that takes you to San Juan Capistrano, with stops at other beach communities along the way.
  • Between each destination, sit back and enjoy the commentary as your guide points out the many historic and culturally significant locations along the way.
  • Join us for lunch at a restaurant on our route.
  • Meals Included: Full American Breakfast | Lunch 

Day 4 – Rose Parade | Lunch in Santa Monica | Third Street Promenade

  • We have a spectacular day planned for you. Be sure to join us for an early breakfast before we depart for Pasadena.
  • Celebrate the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena. Take your seat in the grandstands near the television cameras. It’s the perfect spot for taking pictures of the floats, marching bands, and equestrian teams.
  • Board your motor coach following the parade and travel with us to Santa Monica for a complimentary lunch.
  • Take time to enjoy the shops and street performers on the Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica.
  • Meals Included: Full American Breakfast Buffet | Lunch

Day 5 – Farewell Breakfast | Departure | Optional Upgrade: Add an extra day of sightseeing to your tour!

  • The Farewell Breakfast is a chance to say goodbye to your tour guide and all the new friends you’ve made during your time on The Sterling Rose Tour. Join us for breakfast before departing for Los Angeles International Airport.
  • Have a safe trip home. We hope to see you again soon.
  • Meals Included: Full American Breakfast Buffet

Sterling Rose Tour Package Rates* — Sold Out!

Rates are quoted per person and include all taxes.

Single … $1,430
Double … $1,165
Triple … $1,075
Quad … $1,035

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*Prices subject to change without notice.