New Gay & Lesbian Escorted Tours of Los Angeles, San Diego, Palm Springs, San Francisco & Las Vegas

West Hollywood, CA, August 17, 2007 --( Based in West Hollywood CA, Rainbow Tours (formerly “Amerigay Tours”) is the first and only inbound tour operator company in California serving the gay and lesbian community exclusively. The company offers escorted tours of Los Angeles, Palm Springs, San Diego, San Francisco, Las Vegas and the National parks.

California has so much to offer the gay and lesbian traveler. From Gay Mecca’s such as San Francisco, West Hollywood in L.A., San Diego, and Palm Springs, to mountains, rivers, wineries, deserts, parks, beaches and neighboring Las Vegas.

Gay owned and operated, the tours are designed for gay and lesbian travelers, both domestic and international, singles, couples, families and groups. Rainbow Tours offers Escorted Van Tours as well as Private Car Tours. These tours allow gay and lesbian travelers the unique opportunity to travel in California and Las Vegas with other gay and lesbian travelers from all over the world (families and friends are welcome). All tours feature casual and friendly English speaking gay and lesbian guides, include complementary soft drinks, snacks, and fruit along the way, and hotel pick-up and drop-off service.

Rainbow Tours offers over 30 popular itineraries ranging from day tours of L.A. and San Francisco ($95) to 3 days tours to Las Vegas or San Francisco ($395), to a 5 days tour of L.A., Palm Springs and San Diego ($695), to 8 and 9 days tours of California’s Coasts and America’s National parks ($1,595).
Tours include transportation by vans or by private car, accommodations at 3 and 4 stars gay friendly hotels, daily breakfast, attractions and service of a professional gay or lesbian tour guide.

Rainbow Tours also offers special tours and departures for gay families. Designed to meet the unique needs of gay and lesbian families with children or grandchildren under the age of 18, Rainbow Family Tours provide a unique experience for the entire family to share. Ranging from 3 to 9 days, these family-friendly vacations feature activities that appeal to all ages, family-oriented optional excursions, and hotels positioned in family-friendly locations. The main goal is togetherness.

Bookings are made directly over the company’s website (, by phone (800-471-8987) and through travel agents. The company is in talks with several marketers in the U.S. and in Europe in efforts to promote its gay-only tours.

“In the last 10 years suppliers and opportunities for travel by gay men and women have increased enormously. Gay-only travel options are increasingly popular, providing a friendly and open travel experience for people who do not always find a welcoming environment for leisure.” (The New York Times, March 28 2007).

For more information please contact Oren Gordon or 310-614-0355.

Company’s logo, itineraries, prices and departure dates are available at

Company contact:
Rainbow Tours LLC
8934 Santa Monica Blvd. Suite 198
West Hollywood CA 90069
Ph: 800-471-8987

Rainbow Tours - Gay & Lesbian tours of California & Vegas
Mike Bennet