Select from any of the Excursions we have in the Bay Area!
The Experience (4-hour)
The Experience is for those wanting a bit more than a makeover or Transformation, they want to live life for a minute, maybe even venture out to a coffee shop or the mall. The Package includes a Standard Transformationday pass to our social club and up to 10 photos, bring your own camera for more photographs out on the town.
The Experience Package is four hours of fun with even a little time for a lite lunch, late latte, or glass of wine.
Start times available: 10:00am - 5:00pm
The perfect "first outing" experience. Exhilarating!
Advance reservations and payment required.
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The 1-Day Mystique Package
The 1-Day Mystique Package offers a day of adventure that will leave you wanting more. This is the perfect package for a girl looking for her first outing. Select an outing from a' la carte choices below. The Package includes a Standard Transformation, day pass to our social club and up to 10 photos, bring your own camera for photographs out on the town.
The 2-Day Princess Package
Day one starts with Full Transformation, then maybe a lite lunch, a little shopping and cocktail to close out the day. No need to rush the fun, you’ve got two days to enjoy.
We provide make-overs and outfit for each day and up to 10 photos each day, but bring your own camera for more photographs out on the town.
Six hours each
day -- 12 total hours of adventure... based upon the schedule you desire.
Day One – Sightseeing, lunch, Shopping
Day Two – Santa Cruz, Monterey/Carmel or San Francisco or maybe a Night out
The 3-Day Diva Package
The Ultimate Three days and/or evenings of feminine excitement. You'll have the opportunity to explore many facets of your feminine side. Only by living the role for a few days can you begin to get truly comfortable as the women you are.
You'll start with a Full Transformation on the first day. We'll provide an additional amkeover and outfit for the next two days . You'll recieve day passes to our club for all three days, up to 10 photos each day, but bring your
own camera for more photographs while you. Six hours
each day... based upon the schedule you desire. Start times available: 10:00am-5:00 p.m.
Day One - Nail Salon/lunch/Sightseeing/Shopping;
Day Two – visit Santa Cruz, Monterey/Carmel or San Francisco;
Day Three – dinner and a night out
Advance reservations and payment required.
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Standard Transformation Services (these are free with packages)
- Convenient Base of Operation ~ Our Social Club and Boutique is less than 3 miles from the Mineta San Jose International Airport. We are easily accessible from Interstate 101, 880 or 680 and there is ample parking. Our location is very discreet, safe and secure... yet we’re just 10 minutes from the shopping district and restaurants: 60 minutes from San Francisco and Santa Cruz and 90 minutes from Monterey, Carmel and Pebble Beach – We truly have it all!
- Accommodations: If you need to find a hotel in the area for your stay, we're happy to work with you to find a hotel. Accommodations are not included in the rates of any excursions. Occationally we have deals with locate hotels - ask if we are running any hotel specials.
- Transportation ~ Transportation is provided while you are with your hostess. We will happily pick you up and drop you off at the San Jose International Airport.
- We ask client to fly into San Jose International Airport (SJC) and stay in a hotel in the San Jose Area. We understand this is not always possible and will provide transportation to and from Hotels outside of San Jose and the Oakland and San Francisco Airports for an additional fee.
- Make-over ~ Standard with all packages. We firmly believe in the less is more approach.
- Dressing - we will provide you with an outfit based on the excursion you select. You are also welcome to bring you own clothes, and you''ll still go home with both! Let us know your sizes and style preferences, and we will work to create a outfit/wardrobe you’ll be thrilled to choose from. We focus on everyday ready to wear clothing... the items any woman would wear. Great clothes that look appropriate is the key to being confident and successful.. When we’re done with you, you may not even recognize yourself!
- Wigs ~ We offer a variety of selections for your experimentation and amusement. How do you look as a blonde? Brunette? Redhead? Long hair? Short hair? We’ll help you find the perfect style for your face and coloring! Each excursion includes one wig.
- Breast Forms ~ We offer breast forms, from Nearly Me Technology. Breast forms are included in 2 and 3 day packages. Those who select the "Experience" or 1 day package are welcome to purchase new or slightly used breast forms.
- Photos ~ We provide 10 digital photos of you each day to remembering your great adventure. Bring your own camera for even more photos.
- Out and About In San Jose ~ We’re in the heart of Silicon Valley, the warm end of the San Francisco Bay Area. We may have lots of tech companies, but we are far from all work and no play. We go anywhere and everywhere, from the Pebble Beach to the Golden Gate, we have it all for your getaway. We have some of the finest seafood, foreign cuisines or pizza and burgers (bring your appetite). We cavort in the hottest clubs, coffeehouses and restaurants. We shop in the trendiest boutiques. We go sightseeing in one of the worlds most desired travel destination. And to top it off, we are in one of the friendly part of the country for the Transgender and Cross-dressing Community.
- Conversation ~ Our hostesses are intelligent, creative and well-versed in the Transgender and Cross-Dressing Community. Whether you prefer to hang at the salon, a tavern or coffee shop or our club we are happy to sit back and chat about any subject you like. We do not provide therapy, but we are happy to talk to you about how we’ve dealt with family, friends, guilt or shame surrounding the subject of Cross-Dressing or being transgender? We don’t promise any breakthrough, but we pretty sure we can give you something to think about and maybe even a new perspective. So your visit with us is not only great a time, it's also educational and supportive.
- Shopping ~ Partake of the Bay Area’s fantastic array of goods. Let us know what you are interested in, and off we go. Let's storm the mall... hit the discount stores, or even the recycled joints. We've done it all, many times, with never a problem. Our girls have enjoyed shopping for: clothing, shoes, lingerie, makeup, wigs, accessories, jewelry, etc. Let's shop 'til we drop, all you have to do is supply the cash or credit for whatever you want. We'll help you find items that are appropriate for you... and help you learn to avoid those costly mistakes that all beginners make.
- Local Sightseeing~ We have several sights to explore, from our award winning Rose Garden to Tech Museum. If you would like to go sightseeing out side of San Jose area please see our a' la Carte
(these cost extra)
- Accommodations ~ Whether you are looking for the finest hotel in town or a discreet motel type accommodation, we can put you in touch with the best hotels and bed/breakfasts in the area.
- Regional Sightseeing ~ We have several amazing area to explore, we can head south and shop in Monterey/Carmel/Pebble Beach; We can head west and dip your toe in the Pacific on the sandy beach of Santa Cruz; We can head north to the City by the Bay, San Francisco, or maybe go across the bridge up to Napa. (ask for details regarding Napa visits)
- Dine out ~ Experience the culinary delights of the Bay Area en femme. Great Seafood, Mexican, Thai, Chinese, Indian, Italian or maybe just a cocktail overlooking the City... you name, we’ve got it! You choose! It's never a problem in the Bay Area. Always Dutch treat.
- Wine Tasting ~ While Nape and Sonoma maybe the famous wine regions, there several wonderful wine regions and vineyards in our local area. Let us show you some of the hidden gems. Buy yourself a bottle to remember you trip! Wine Tastings range from Free to $25.00.
- Dancing ~ C'mon, shake your booty! A great way to connect your body and new look!. Cover charge approx. $5. Sometimes free.
- Arts and/or Entertainment ~ Dressed to the "nines", would you prefer a museum, a theater experience... or just a casual evening at a chick flick? Whatever your desire, let's do it! Entrance fees vary.
- Nail Salon Experience ~ Luxuriate in the exquisite feminine realm of the beauty salon. Your nails painted... or go for acrylics if you can leave them on a few days. Manicures, pedicures available. All under the supervision of caring/understanding beauty salon personnel. Fantastic! Simply pay the salon for services desired.
Making Your Excursion Happen!
We require a minimum of a 10 Days notice and a 25% non-refundable deposit to secure your Excursion date. No Excursions are book without a deposit - No Exceptions. The Balance will be due on arrival.
Email us with your preferred dates, it the dates are available, we will contact you with a request for deposit. If your preferred dates are not available we will also let you know. Once your excursion is secured with your deposit we will contact you regarding you a’la carte choices. A confirmation notice will be sent to you, along with meeting instructions and directions to the Club and Boutique.
By registering and sending your payment, you are reserving a specific date for your Excursion. This means we will not schedule anyone else for those dates. Therefore, your deposit WILL be processed, and this amount is NON-REFUNDABLE. If you have any doubts about your ability or willingness to fulfill your obligation to show up on the date reserved... please do not register!
NOTE: All packages must be booked in advance. Any day of the week is available for your Excursion. Seven days advance notice is generally required, though occasionally a shorter advance period can be accommodated. Please e-mail us (address below) to inquire.Please e-mail us to inquire. Start times for all sessions are between 10:00AM to 6:00PM, depending on availability. If you are interested in entertainment, shows or events, we will let you know what will be available in the area during your Excursion.
Once your Excursions starts, schedule are never set in stone. We can change things as we go, making you time truly memorable and exciting.
Hostesses gratefully accept gratuities.
NERVOUS??... We all are at first. Our hostesses are completely understanding and experienced in helping you to relax and enjoy your Excursion. By the end of your adventure, you will have made a new friend and had the time of your life! You'll be a welcomed member of our extended family here at Carla's! We guarantee this will be one of your most fun and memorable experiences!
We instruct clients in the art of cross-dressing and passing in public. Clients must be 18 years of age or older. This is not a sexual or intimate service. If you are seeking any time of sexual services, including exposed photos this is not the place. 1-Day equals one 6-hour session with our hostess. 2-Day Packages equals two 6-hour sessions with our hostess, with a minimum 12-hour break in between. 3-Day equals three 6-hour sessions with our hostess, with a minimum 12-hour break each night. Admission charges to certain events or attractions may be required.
If you have any further questions please feel free to send us an e-mail – Please type "Excursion" in the subject line.