From the Rockies to the Red Rocks

FREE AIR IF BOOKED BY 4/30/21

Featuring a Glorious Day Aboard the Rocky Mountaineer!

Package includes:
  • Airport transfers when Mayflower provided flights
  • Motorcoach Transportation
  • 2 nights in Denver
  • 6 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches & 4 Dinners
  • Dinner at Historic Buckhorn Exchange
  • Rocky Mountain National Park
  • Rocky Mountaineer across Colorado crossing the Continental Divide
  • Arches National Park 
  • Silver Leaf Class train ride Glenwood Spring - Moeb following the Colorado River, Desert Cliffs & Canyons
  • Dead Horse Point State Park
  • Bryce Canyon
  • Open air Tram Tour through Zion National Park
  • 1nt in Las Vegas “The Entertainment Capital of the World”

 

Accommodations:

Day 1 & 2  Hilton Garden Inn, Denver, CO

Day 3         Hotel Colorado, Glenwood Springs

Day 4         La Quinta Inn, Moab, Utah

Day 5         Holiday Inn Exp, Springdale, Utah

Day 6        Treasure Island, Las Vegas, Nevada

 

Itinerary:

DAY 1 Arrive in Denver: Arrive today in “The Mile-High City” Colorado’s Denver. Transfer to your hotel and get acquainted with your new surroundings. Tonight, your Tour Manager hosts a
welcome dinner. Meal: D

DAY 2 Rocky Mountain National Park: This morning, venture into Rocky Mountain National Park, a living showcase of the grandeur of the Rocky Mountains. With elevations ranging from 8,000 feet on the wet, grassy valleys to 14,259 feet at the weather-ravaged top of Longs Peak, the park is filled with breathtaking scenery and experiences. Following the Trail Ridge Road a stop at the Alpine Visitor Center offers an opportunity to learn more about this fascinating place. Return to Denver where a local guide conducts a narrated tour. Tonight, enjoy dinner at the historic Buckhorn Exchange. Meals: B, D

DAY 3 Ride the Rocky Mountaineer to Glenwood Springs: A full day aboard the Rocky Mountaineer is the plan for the day. Enjoy the breathtaking views from the comfort of your spacious, reclining seats and through the train’s oversized glass-dome windows. The onboard culinary experience highlights cuisine and ingredients local to the Southwestern U.S. From dense wooded forests and white-capped mountains of White River National Forest, to the picturesque Byers and Gore Canyons and the raging rivers and tranquil mountain lakes of Arapahoe National Forest, this journey is a joy. Cross the Continental Divide with a sparkling wine toast while cutting through the six-mile-long Moffatt Tunnel. Meals: B, L

DAY 4 Ride the Rocky Mountaineer and Arches National Park: This morning, board the famed Rocky Mountaineer in Silver Leaf Class and continue the journey westward and travel through
Colorado Canyons National Conservation Area. See Parachute Creek and Mount Logan while following the scenic Colorado River while taking in beautiful red rock formations, desert cliffs
of Ruby Canyon and mountain vistas. Spend the afternoon in Arches National Park which contains the largest concentration of stone arches in the world. The park has over 2,000 natural stone arches, in addition to hundreds of soaring pinnacles, massive fins and giant balanced rocks. A local guide shows you the massive red sandstone arches and describes the culture of those that have occupied the region. Overnight is in Moab, Utah. Meals: B, D

DAY 5 Deadhorse Point State Park and Bryce Canyon National Park: This morning, venture into Dead Horse Point State Park with its amazing views of the Colorado River as it snakes it is
way through massive sandstone walls and colorful canyons. Continue to the famed “Pink Cliffs” of Bryce Canyon National Park. Follow the Rim Drive to view the vividly-colored, fantastic rock formations approximating castles, temples and even whole cities sculptured in stone! Bryce’s endless concentration of “Hoodoos” – irregular columns of rock, is the largest collection in the world. Meals: B, L

DAY 6 Zion National Park and Red Rock Country: Tour the awe inspiring Zion National Park, where the Virgin River has cut a dramatic rugged gorge through multi-hued sandstone, shale and limestone. Look up at the towering rock walls surrounding you on all sides as you tour this incredible natural wonder aboard an open-air sightseeing tram. Feel free to hop-off and hop-on
as you make your way through the canyon. Later, arrive in “The Entertainment Capital of the World” exciting Las Vegas. Tonight, your Tour Manager hosts a farewell dinner leaving you plenty of time to enjoy with glittering city. Meals: B, D

DAY 7 Homeward Bound: This morning a group transfer to Las Vegas McCarren International Airport for flights home departing after 12:00 p.m. Meal: B

TRIP # 2160

Dates: Oct 1 - 7, 2021

Cost: $4299

Deposit: $400pp

Balance due: 5/26/21

Optional Insurance: +$399pp

Single Supplement: +$1149

Air from IAD after 4/30/21: + $650

Unsold Space Release Date: 4/27/21

Tour Operator Activity Level: 3

1 = Easy      4 = Active