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Black Friday Itineraries

Book now through December 31st, 2019 and receive a $100 gift card per traveler on over 450 Vacation Packages throughout Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Latin America and beyond.

Below are some samples of our clients' favorite itineraries. Interested in another location? No problem! Reach out and let us know of a destination that interests you! With over 450 Vacation Packages to choose from, there is an itinerary for every type of traveler! 

Terms and Conditions​

  • Digital gift cards will be issued on the date of travel

  • Minimum purchase of $2000 required

  • Vacation must be booked and paid by December 31, 2019

Bucketlist National Parks

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Majestic mountains and canyon culture: Prices starting at $2700 per person

Get ready for 14 nights in America's picture-perfect national parks. From the Grand Canyon and Yellowstone, to Bryce, Zion, and Mount Rushmore, you'll fall in love with every dreamy landscape you come across. Enjoy a stay in Las Vegas, whiz through Monument Valley on a 4-wheel-drive tour, and immerse yourself in cowboy culture in the town of Cody. This escorted adventure is a perfect, stress-free way to see the country.

What's Included

  • Round-trip economy class airfare to Las Vegas (LAS)

  • Round-trip airport transfers

  • Accommodation in hotels listed, or similar:

    • 1 night in Las Vegas at the Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino

    • 1 night in the Grand Canyon National Park at the Yavapai Lodge West- Grand Canyon National Park Lodge

    • 1 night in Kayenta at the Kayenta Monument Valley Inn

    • 1 night in Grand Junction at the Grand Vista Hotel

    • 1 night in Denver at the Holiday Inn Cherry Creek

    • 2 nights in Custer at the Econolodge of Custer

    • 1 night in Cody at the Buffalo Bill Village

    • 2 nights in Yellowstone National Park at the Grant Village Lodge*

    • 1 night in Alpine at the Flying Saddle Resort

    • 1 night in Salt Lake City at the Crystal Inn Hotel & Suites

    • 1 night in Bryce Canyon National Park at the Best Western Plus Ruby’s Inn

    • 1 night in Las Vegas at the Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino**

  • Sightseeing as described in the itinerary, including the following:

    • Grand Canyon National Park

    • 4-wheel-drive tour through Monument Valley

    • Arches National Park & Colorado National Monument

    • Scenic drives in the Black Hills of South Dakota & Custer State Park

    • Mount Rushmore National Memorial & Crazy Horse Memorial

    • Yellowstone National Park

    • Orientation tour of Salt Lake City

    • Bryce Canyon National Park & Zion National Park

  • 2 breakfasts and 4 continental breakfasts

  • Services of a Professional Travel Director

  • Transportation by private, first-class, air-conditioned motorcoach (with complimentary Wi-Fi)

  • Hotel tips, taxes, porterage and service charges

 

*Note: Accommodations used in Yellowstone National Park are typically open from late May through late September. Departures before or after these opening dates will stay in West Yellowstone at the Brandin’ Iron Inn, or similar. Routing and areas visited in Yellowstone National Park are always subject to favorable weather, gate access, and road conditions; therefore, routings may be adjusted.

**Note: On vacations that include an overnight stay in Las Vegas, at least one member of the traveling party must be 21 years of age or older. Single rooms are not available on this package. 

We think this escorted tour is an amazing experience and we hope you will too!  However, we want you to be aware that some of the accommodation included in this package may not have the same amenities you’d normally expect from one of our escorted vacations.  For instance, some lodges may not have air-conditioning, television, Wi-Fi, etc.  This is due to their location within National Parks and other remote locations which we feel offer a much more authentic experience.  So go on, unplug and enjoy the view!

Unique Explorations

  • Catch a thrill on a 4-wheel-drive tour through Monument Valley!

  • See familiar faces at Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

  • Explore America's most scenic national parks: Bryce Canyon, Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, and Zion!

  • Experience everything from small Wild West towns to bustling cities.

  • Enjoy scenic drives through America's most beautiful landscapes.

Experience the very best of America's "Wild West" on this 14-night adventure through stunning national parks. Join a knowledgeable guide on this unforgettable tour through valleys, mountains, deserts, canyons, and rivers. You'll also drive through towns and cities like Cody, Jackson Hole, Las Vegas, Denver, and Salt Lake City! Journey through Williams and Kaibab National Forest via Route 66, explore Arches National Park, and feast your eyes on Mount Rushmore. Gawk at the grand beauty of Zion National Park, then stop for a photo-op at Devil's Tower National Monument!

With a guide by your side and all transportation included, you'll discover all the must-see nooks and crannies of these natural wonders. From Bryce Canyon, to the Grand Canyon, to Yellowstone, you'll soak up the spectacular scenery of America the Beautiful. 

Qatar and Thailand

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From the Arabian peninsula to Southeast Asia: Prices starting at $2300 per person

See the cities of Doha and Bangkok and lounge on the beaches of Phuket on this 9-night vacation. From souqs to street food, enjoy a tantalizing vacation to two completely different countries with a culture all their own.

What's Included

  • Round-trip economy class airfare into Doha (DOH), out of Phuket (HKT)

  • All airport transfers

  • 3 nights in Doha at the Grand Hyatt Doha Hotel & Villas or similar

  • Half-day Doha City Tour

  • One-way, economy class airfare from Doha (DOH) to Bangkok (BKK)

  • 3 nights in Bangkok at the Furama Silom Hotel or similar

  • Bangkok City & Temples Tour (half-day)

  • One-way economy class flight from Bangkok (BKK or DMK) to Phuket (HKT)

  • 3 nights in Phuket at the Aspery Hotel or similar

  • Half-day Phuket City Tour

  • Breakfast daily

Unique Explorations

  • Pick up spices and other souvenirs at Souq Waqif in Doha.

  • See the largest collection of Islamic art in the world at the Museum of Islamic Art.

  • Take in the stunning architecture of Bangkok's Grand Palace.

  • Sample tasty street food on Khaosan Road, Bangkok's beating heart.

  • Hike up to the Big Buddha and enjoy panoramic views of Phuket.

This two-country vacation takes you to the futuristic skyscrapers of Doha, the golden temples of Bangkok and the white-sand beaches of Phuket. 

Kick off your vacation in Qatar's capital, Doha. Home to one of the best souqs in the Middle East, Doha is a fascinating blend of ancient and modern. During your stay, you'll be constantly surprised by the cultural offerings, fine dining and beautiful public spaces of this city.

It's then off to Bangkok, Thailand's bustling capital. Enjoy a half-day tour taking you to three important Buddhist temples, then spend time exploring on your own. Take in the grandeur of the Grand Palace or sample tasty treats at the floating market. 

The last leg of your stay brings you to Phuket. On Thailand's largest island, you'll find everything from quiet coves to party beaches, not to mention some of the bluest water you'll ever see!

Madrid, Paris, and Rome Explorer

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Three world-famous cities in one trip! Prices starting at $2800 per person

 

This 9- or 11-night vacation brings you to three incredible cities: Madrid, Paris, and Rome! Visit iconic attractions within each destination, including the Plaza Mayor in Madrid, the Eiffel Tower in Paris, and the Trevi Fountain in Rome. With included tours in each city and ample time to explore independently, this vacation package is the perfect way to experience three magnificent cities!

 

What's Included

  • Roundtrip economy class airfare into Madrid (MAD), out of Rome (FCO)

  • All airport transfers

  • 3 nights in Madrid at the Hotel Catalonia Puerta del Sol Madrid, or similar

  • Madrid Private Sightseeing Tour

  • One-way economy class flight from Madrid (MAD) to Paris (CDG)

  • 3 nights in Paris at Hotel Square Louvois Paris, or similar

  • Marais Neighborhood Lifestyle Tour

  • One-way economy class flight from Paris (CDG) to Rome (FCO)

  • 3 nights in Rome at the Hotel Donna Laura Palace, or similar

  • Exclusive Early Entrance to the Sistine Chapel & Vatican Museums

  • Breakfast daily

Unique Explorations

  • Experience the vibrant culture and energy of Madrid through visits to tapas bars and art galleries!

  • Stroll through the streets of Paris with a fresh baguette in hand!

  • Visit the Marais district in Paris, known for trendy shops and bars!

  • Tour the Vatican at your own pace on a morning tour!

  • Dine on delectable Italian dishes at every meal in Rome! 

Get ready for an incredible adventure! Begin in Madrid, where you'll take a private sightseeing tour. Spend the rest of your time exploring however you wish! Visit the Plaza Mayor, try tasty tapas, drink delicious wine, visit museums, and more. Madrid is jam-packed with amazing cultural experiences!

Continue on to Paris, your next stop. Take a tour of Marais and discover an area of Paris you may not have known about! Your free time can be used to explore the iconic Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum, and more. Be sure to stroll along the Seine and find a freshly baked baguette to munch on!

Then, hop another plane ride to arrive in Rome! Visit the Colosseum, dine on delectable Italian dishes, and see the Trevi Fountain at night. You'll also have early entrance to the Sistine Chapel and Vatican Museums, included in your vacation package! Soak up the last few nights of your trip before it's time to fly home.

Kenya Adventure

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Escape to East Africa: Prices starting at $4500 per person

Kenya is one of the top countries in Africa for spotting wildlife. From Lake Nakuru's massive flamingo population to the annual wildebeest migration in Maasai Mara Reserve, the wild, untamed landscapes of Kenya make for the ultimate adventure!

What's Included

  • Round-trip economy class airfare into Nairobi (NBO)

  • Round-trip airport transfers

  • Transportation throughout the tour in 4x4 safari vehicle, with guaranteed window seat (maximum 6 people per vehicle)

  • 1 night in Nairobi at the Jacaranda Hotel, or similar, breakfast included

  • 6 nights in the following accommodation or similar, including breakfast, lunch and dinner daily plus all park fees and scheduled safari activities as per the itinerary:

    • 2 nights in the Samburu National Reserve at the Samburu Game Lodge

    • 1 night in the Aberdare National Park at the Treetops Hotel

    • 1 night in Lake Naivasha at the Lake Naivasha Country Club

    • 2 nights in the Masai Mara National Reserve at the Keekorok

    • Lodge

Unique Explorations

  • Spot animals though the lush foliage along the Ewaso Ng'iro river in Samburu.

  • Visit Aberdare National Park, where the Rhino Ark charity works tirelessly to preserve habitats critical to native animals.

  • Spend a night at the highest point of the Kenyan Rift Valley along the Lake Naivasha, a freshwater lake that attracts diverse fowl and flocks of flamingos.

  • Go on safari through Masai Mara National Reserve and witness the migration of wildebeest, zebra, and gazelle.

  • Safari through Eastern Africa in search of the Big Five: African lions, African elephants, African leopards, Cape buffalo, and rhinoceros.

Begin your safari adventure in Nairobi, the capital of Kenya. Ride in style in safari vehicles everywhere you go to get a feel for rural Kenya. Enjoy safari adventures and multiple game drives throughout your days in national parks. You'll have plenty of chances to see the big five of Africa: lions, elephants, leopards, rhinoceros, and buffalo.

Start in Samburu with the Ewaso Ng'iro river flowing through the middle of it, surrounded  on all sides by thick forest. Enjoy game drives and a relaxing days at the lodge. Then, you will safari to Aberdare National Park, home to the Aberdare Mountain Range as well as Rhino Ark, a charity devoted to the conservation of the critical habitats within the park. Spend one night near the park before letting the safari excursion whisk you away to new and expansive national parks.

Your next destination is the stunning fresh water Lake Naivasha. Sitting comfortably at the highest elevation of the Kenyan Rift Valley, the lake is known for its sudden and rough storms, and yet its shores are lined with an array of different birds as well as flocks of flamingos. After your adventures at the lake, travel to Masai Mara National Reserve.

Stay two nights in the Masai Mara National Reserve and be on the lookout for its dense population of lions, leopards, and cheetahs, as well as the annual migration of zebra, gazelle, and wildebeest. Treasure the last days of your adventure, snap amazing wildlife photos, pick up a souvenirs, and prepare for your trip home.

All-Inclusive Aruba

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One Happy Island: Prices starting at $2100 per person

Relax on white sand beaches on this vacation to Aruba! Stay at an all-inclusive resort in Palm Beach as you enjoy perfect weather, meet friendly people and take in the culture of this Dutch Caribbean island. 

What's Included

  • Round-trip economy class airfare to Aruba (AUA)

  • Round-trip airport transfers

  • 4 nights in Aruba at the Hotel Riu Palace Aruba (all-inclusive basis)

  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily plus snacks 24-hours a day, drink service at the pool and regularly restocked minibar and liquor dispenser

  • Sports and activities including stand-up paddle surfing, kayaking, snorkeling, and an introductory SCUBA diving lesson

  • Daytime and evening entertainment (daily)

  • Free entry to the casino

  • Free entry to "Pacha" discotheque and drinks at Riu Palace Antillas (open 6 nights a week)

  • All taxes and tips

*Please note: all hotel guests are required to wear an "all-inclusive" wristband for identification purposes

 

Unique Explorations

  • See hundreds of exotic butterflies at The Butterfly Farm in Oranjestad.

  • Explore a sunken ship from WWII off the shore of Palm Beach. 

  • Experience the colorful stalagmites and stalactites of Fontein cave.

  • Kayak on the Spanish Lagoon!

  • Visit the Aruba Aloe Factory and see how aloe vera is made.

Located in Aruba on the immense strand known as Palm Beach, the 4-star Hotel Riu Palace Aruba will offer you luxurious amenities, gorgeous accommodations and top-notch service. You will have a backyard made up of white sand and crystal clear water with a wide-range of activities to choose from to fill each day.

Relax and rejuvenate at the on-site spa or exercise at the gym with a dip in the Jacuzzi afterwards. The Palace Aruba also offers guests a solarium-terrace, a health and beauty center, the Vita Novus Spa, and more!

If you're looking for a balance between elegance and entertainment, the Hotel Riu Palace Aruba is the place for you. On-site you’ll find live music and a casino, while nearby you can venture out to the capital Oranjestaad, the Dutch style market, interesting national parks and caves with paintings.

Classic Costa Rica

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All the must-sees: Prices starting at $1600 per person

Costa Rica is the jewel of Central America, offering travelers a wealth of experiences in a small country. On this vacation, be introduced to the variety of Costa Rica, from Tortuguero National Park to Arenal Volcano and Monteverde. Whether you want to relax in a hot spring or zip line through the rainforest, it's all possible!

What's Included

  • Roundtrip economy class airfare to San Jose (SJO)

  • Roundtrip airport transfers

  • 1 night in San Jose at the Sleep Inn San Jose Downtown, or similar

  • Ground & boat transportation from San Jose to Tortuguero National Park

  • 2 nights in the Tortuguero National Park area at the Laguna Lodge, or similar

  • Visit to the Tortuguero Village and secondary canals

  • Transfer from Guapiles (Tortuguero) to the Arenal Volcano area

  • 2 nights in the Arenal Volcano area at the Casa Luna Hotel & Spa, or similar

  • Half-day Arenal Volcano Hike & Tabacon Hot Springs

  • Transfer from the Arenal Volcano area to the Monteverde area, including Arenal Lake crossing by boat

  • 2 nights in the Monteverde Cloud Forest, at the Trapp Family Hotel, or similar

  • Half-day tour of Monteverde Cloud Forest Private Reserve

  • Transfer from Monteverde area to San Jose

  • 1 night in San Jose at the Sleep Inn San Jose Downtown, or similar

  • Daily breakfast, 3 lunches & 3 dinners

Unique Explorations

  • Start and end your amazing journey in San Jose, coming full circle through a variety of surroundings.

  • Board a boat to Tortuguero National Park and spend your time on the island sailing along the canals and visiting Tortuguero Village.

  • Hike up Arenal Volcano to the natural hot springs waiting for you at the top.

  • Enjoy the lush surroundings of dewy rain forest, arid volcanoes, and mysterious cloud forest.

  • Get a deeper understanding of the various ecosystems that live harmoniously among one another within the region.

 

Enter the vibrant life that inhabits Costa Rica on this 8 night adventure. Begin in San Jose with a quick overnight, then move on to Tortuguero, admiring the lush jungle waterfalls, banana farms, and volcano ranges as you make your way to the docks.

 

Tour Tortuguero National Park, watching turtles, birds and small mammals, and identifying rare and unique greenery that is protected over the island. You'll also get to cruise along the smaller canals and visit Tortuguero Village. Next, you'll move from humid jungle to steamy volcanoes.

 

Engage in an invigorating hike up Arenal Volcano to the hot springs at the top, passing through vegetation and cooled lava rock formations on the way. After your hike, you'll get a chance to relax in the springs.

 

From your sulfurous stay, you'll move on to misty, cloudy forest packed with dense vegetation and majestic trees. Monteverde is home to a plethora of animals and offers the chance to see the difference between a cloud forest and a rain forest. With so many varied and unique ecosystems so close to one another, this trip brings you the best that Costa Rica has to offer.

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