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Tournament of Roses Parade

5-day escorted tour, from $1,999* per person, departs December 29, 2018


  • Day 1 / Long Beach
    Arrive and check into your Long Beach hotel. Explore the area on your own before joining your Tour Guide and fellow travelers for a welcome reception.

  • Day 2 / Long Beach – San Marino
    A day of sightseeing begins with a tour and brunch on the iconic Queen Mary. Then visit the grounds, specialized gardens and museums of The Huntington. Enjoy the evening at leisure.

  • Day 3 / Pasadena
    Travel to Pasadena where you'll learn about float construction and see last-minute touches being applied to the magnificent floats. Tour Hollywood and visit Warner Brother's Studio before heading back to the hotel. Ring in the New Year with a special New Year’s Eve reception.

  • Day 4 / Pasadena
    Attend the Tournament of Roses Parade and enjoy an up-close view of the giant floral floats, marching  bands and dancers from special grandstand seats. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant and shopping at the Santa Monica pier. 

  • Day 5 / Long Beach
    Transfer to your designated Southern California airport and depart for home.


Ring in 2019 in sunny Southern California, home to the Tournament of Roses’ annual New Year’s celebration. Spend the morning watching the dazzling floats of the Rose Parade from your grandstand parade seating, which offers fantastic views of the elite equestrians, drum corps and marching bands that walk alongside floats decked in colorful flowers. You’ll also have the opportunity to view the floats up close during a tour of the float barns the day before the parade.

This Rose Bowl Parade package also features a visit to The Huntington—one of the world’s great cultural centers—brunch on the iconic Queen Mary, a stop at the famous Santa Monica pier and a festive New Year’s Eve dessert and champagne reception.


AAA Members enjoy a behind-the-scenes float construction tour.

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