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Utah’s Mighty National Parks By Rail | Premier World Discovery

As part of this grand adventure through Utah’s Mighty National Parks by Rail, board this new Rocky Mountaineer Train experience outside of Moab and journey eastbound to Denver with the middle evening spent at a hotel in the resort city of Glenwood Springs, CO. Travel in the SilverLeaf service level with spacious, reclining seats, oversized glass-domed windows for panoramic views, and delicious meals & beverages brought to your seat by friendly Hosts. The rail journey travels through extraordinary landscapes including vast canyons, inspiring deserts, natural archways & enchanting hoodoos. The route is filled with highlights best seen by train including Ruby Canyon, Mount Logan and crosses the Continental Divide.

All in all, this adventure by rail and coach is 7 nights/8 days beginning Oct 2, 2022. Be sure you are on board this spectacular journey!

Tour Dates: Oct. 02, 2022 · 8 Days

$4,445 per person, double occupancy, with booking discount (BNA)*
Regular Rate $4,645 pp/dbl.

Singles $1,100 extra · Travel Protection Plan $385 per person (optional)*

*Make your Final Payment by check prior to the Final Payment Due Date (75 days prior to departure) & receive $400 per couple/$200 per person Booking Discount! See also terms & conditions.

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Map of Itinerary

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Day-to-Day Highlights

Day 1 – (Oct 2) – Arrive Grand Junction, CO. Meet your Tour Director and transfer to your hotel.  Enjoy a Welcome Dinner this evening and get acquainted with your fellow travelers. (D) Overnight: Grand Junction, CO.

Day 2 – (Oct 3) -Depart Grand Junction for Moab, Utah, and begin your journey at the Colorado National Monument. Later visit Colorado’s fertile and burgeoning wine country for a Wine Tasting Experience at a local winery. Then travel on Scenic Byway
128, along the Colorado River, providing breathtaking views of the Fisher Towers and the La Sal Mountains. In Moab unpack for a three night stay. (B)

Day 3 – (Oct 4) – This morning tour Arches National Park. The late afternoon & evening are free to relax and explore Moab on your own.  (B) Overnight: Moab.

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Arches National Park

Day 4 – (Oct 5) – Today embark on an adventure to Monument Valley. Enjoy an included lunch at Goulding’s Lodge and visit Goulding’s Museum & Trading Post to see a collection of Native American artifacts and movie memorabilia from some of John Wayne’s Western movies filmed in the area. Later enjoy a Monument Valley Scenic Drive Tour with a Navajo guide aboard a 4-wheel vehicle. Return early evening to Moab.  (B, L)

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Monument Valley

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Canyonlands National Park

Day 5 – (Oct 6) – Today visit Canyonlands National Park. A stop is made at Dead Horse Point State Park, towering high above the Colorado River. This afternoon you board the newest Rocky Mountaineer Train experience and travel eastward from Moab to Denver over the next 2 days in the SilverLeaf service level. Travel along the Colorado River with Ruby Canyon and stunning mountain scenery. Dinner is onboard before you arrive in the resort town of Glenwood Springs, CO for your hotel overnight. (B,D) 

Day 6 – (Oct 7) – This morning board your Rocky Mountaineer Train to continue your rail experience. Enjoy spectacular views onboard of lakes and raging rivers of Arapahoe National Forest, and snowcapped mountains. Cross the Continental Divide and the pass through Moffatt Tunnel. Lunch is onboard and later arrive in the vibrant Mile-High City of Denver, CO for a two-night stay. (B, L ). 

Day 7 – (Oct 8) – Today travel north of Denver to visit beautiful Rocky Mountain National Park famous for soaring peaks, wild rivers, alpine lakes and an amazing array of flora & fauna. Park wildlife includes bighorn sheep, deer, mountain lion, bobcat, black bear, elk, moose and a variety of birds. Travel along Trail Ridge Road & stop at the Visitor Center. Later return to Denver and enjoy a Farewell Dinner at a popular local restaurant.  (B, D). Overnight: Denver, CO.

Day 8 – (Oct 9) – Fly home with wonderful memories of your travel experience. (B)

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Bull Moose

Inclusions

  • Roundtrip Airfare – BNA

  • 7 Nights First Class Hotels

  • 12 Meals: 7 Breakfasts (B), 2 Lunches (L), & 3 Dinners (D)

  • Admissions per Itinerary

  • Motorcoach Sightseeing with professional Tour Director

  • Baggage Handling at Hotels

  • Comprehensive Sightseeing

  • Hotel Transfers

  • Silverleaf Service on Rocky Mountaineer

  • And more …

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Your Hotels

  • Doubletree Hotel in Grand Junction, CO (1 Night)

  • Hyatt Place Moab in Moab, UT (3 Nights)

  • Glenwood Springs in Colarado (1 Night)

  • The Sheraton Downtown in Denver, CO (2 Nights)

*Terms & Conditions:  Tour pricing is in USD, per person, for double occupancy. For single occupancy, add $1,100. Travel protection plan, some meals, and items of a personal nature are not included in the fare. Travel protection plan may be purchased separately at $385 per person. Tour is not considered booked until a $300 non-refundable deposit per person is received. Final payment date is 75 days prior to departure.  Other terms and conditions apply, please inquire of your travel professional at this agency or download the registration form here.

For full details on this tour, please contact your travel professional at this agency.
This agency reserves the right to correct any errors, omissions or inaccuracies in this publication at any time without notice.

OFFER ID: PWD1022