Friday, 11 July 2014

Cruise USA with APT - companion bonus

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Queen of the West paddlesteamer

Cruise through the USA with APT and Your Companion Will Fly Free

To celebrate the launch of its new USA 2015 brochure, luxury cruise and tour operator APT is offering a special companion fly free deal across a range of its itineraries.

For example book APT’s new 18-day Columbia and Snake River Cruise with Western Wilderness, departing April to August 2015, and your companion will fly for free, including air taxes, offering a saving of up to $2,625 per couple.

Priced from $11,495 per person, twin share, guests spend a night at The Nines in Portland before boarding their seven night Columbia and Snake river cruise sailing aboard the iconic Queen of the West paddlesteamer. As well as discovering over 11,000 years worth of the region’s cultural history, during the cruise guests can visit the active stratovolcano of Mount St Helens; hike along a paved trail to admire the country’s second largest waterfalls; choose to explore the heart of Washington State’s wine country, savouring the wines at Kiona Vineyards; and visit a world-class art collection.

The cruise is followed by a ten night luxury land journey travelling through Montana, Wyoming and Utah to Nevada. Accommodation highlights include a two night stay immersed in the wilderness at Yellowstone National Park; two nights at the Rustic Inn Creekside Resort and Spa in Jackson Hole; a night each at The Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City and at the Bryce Canyon Grand Hotel; and two nights at the world famous Bellagio Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.

As well as enjoying outstanding accommodation, guests also board a private tram in Zion National Park for a tour by a local ranger; travel to Cirque du Soleil’s LOVE show in a sophisticated limousine; and watch a rehearsal by the Grammy and Emmy award-winning Mormon Tabernacle Choir.

Travelling exclusively with APT guests, the price includes 40 meals inclusive of three gourmet meals a day and complimentary beer and wine at lunch and dinner during the cruise; all sightseeing; dedicated APT Tour Director; and all gratuities and airport transfers.

Bookings must be made before 28 November 2014. Offer is subject to availability and terms and conditions apply. For further information call APT on 1300 196 420, visit aptouring.com.au or see your local travel agent.