Please include an "@" in the address.

Vacations by Date

Go
Never Miss A Deal!

Get special offers and travel tips by email.

YMT Newsletter

Please include an "@" in the address.


Group Travel

Traveling with a group has never been easier

Learn More!

Rose Parade Tours

Our land-based Rose Parade tours are the best way to ring in the new year! Join YMT on one of our best-loved guided vacations to America’s New Year Celebration. Extend your tour to include a trip along the California coast or across the desert to fabulous Las Vegas!

Go

Rose Parade & Coastal California Tour

Rose Parade Vacation Package Details

Fully immerse yourself in the pomp and circumstance of the 134th Rose Parade, then take the scenic route up the California coast to San Francisco.

Los Angeles is abuzz in the days leading up to the Rose Parade, and you'll be in the middle of the excitement. You'll enjoy behind-the-scenes access to the float barn where the flower-covered stars of the parade are getting their finishing touches by a huge team of volunteers. Add to that a private presentation and dinner with the Tournament of Roses Committee, and you'll be an expert by the time the parade begins. The day of the Rose Parade, your grandstand seats are perfectly placed for optimum parade viewing.

The excitement of the Rose Parade will fade into the background as you travel up the coast to scenic beachside towns and landmarks, including Santa Barbara, Pismo Beach, and Monterey. One of the grandest homes in the world, Hearst Castle, overlooks the waves in San Simeon. Is it any wonder that presidents and Golden Age movie stars looked forward to an invite?

Your journey ends in San Francisco with a tour of Alcatraz, the world's most notorious prison, followed by a tour of city's top landmarks. This is a New Year adventure you'll never forget!

This program is currently sold out but new dates are coming soon! Call 877-332-6185 for more details.


Rose Parade & Los Angeles Tour

Rose Parade Vacation Package Details

Experience the spectacular stagecraft and creativity of the 134th Rose Parade, the perfect way to ring in the new year. There is plenty to do in the City of Angels in the days leading up to the Rose Parade, from watching the sun set over the Pacific to taking a stroll down the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Join in the excitement of the Rose Parade by taking a behind-the-scenes look at the floats. It’s a flurry of activity in the Rose Parade Event Tent, where dedicated teams are putting the final touches on the massive flower-covered floats. YMT guests are also invited to a private event with the Tournament of Roses Committee. Learn the history and traditions of the parade from the legendary White Suiters, the exclusive team of volunteers who make the parade possible.

When it’s finally time for the parade, you’ll be front and center for all the fun. YMT’s grandstand seats line the central stretch of the parade route. Watch jubilant marching bands, equestrian units, the celebrity Grand Marshal, and the world’s most elaborate floats pass by from some of the best seats in the house. What a way to welcome 2023!

5 Days from $999 (was $1,249)

Per person, double occupancy, excludes roundtrip airfare

View Vacation