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Tick off your travel bucket list with one of these special offers

 

Rocky Mountaineer Railtour & Alaska Cruise, 17 days, 19thAugust 2016, from €4,899
Discover the best of Canada and Alaska on this once-in-a lifetime escorted trip with John Galligan Travel. Start your adventure onboard the Rocky Mountaineer, a two-day rail journey that recaptures the romance of rail travel as it follows the historic train route constructed over 100 years ago through Canada’s West and the Canadian Rockies. The custom-designed Gold Leaf Dome Coach puts you right in the middle of the awe-inspiring scenery of the Canadian Rockies.

 

Following a stop off in the beautiful city of Vancouver you will embark on a seven night Alaska cruise on the 5-star Holland America Line cruise ship, MS Nieuw Amsterdam. As you travel north, lush rain forest recedes to reveal bare rock and verticality predominates with 7,000-foot peaks, sheer rock faces and waterfalls at every turn. The Glacier Bay National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, protects a unique ecosystem of plants and animals living in an ever-changing glacial landscape. The fabled Inside Passage is one of the most scenic sea-lanes in the world, and one of the few where deep-draft vessels can sail close to steep mountain walls. This is also a great place to see pods of Killer Whales.

 

See the most beautiful and inaccessible places on the earth and make some new friends in this inclusive and intimate group tour,all in the lap of luxury with John Galligan Tours’ senior staff on hand to look after your every wish.Ideal for a special occasion, this trip also includes sightseeing tours of the Rockies, Vancouver Island and Vancouver

 

Price includes: Gold Leaf service on the train and similar quality hotel accommodation where available. Gratuities on tours, transfers and train are included.

For more information on this deal available from John Galligan Travel visit:

http://itaa.ie/2015/12/30/alaska

 

Route 66 Tour, 8 nights, 19th May 2016, from €3,399

Experience the American Dream on this adventurous tour of the world famous Route 66 with Celtic Horizon Tours. Known as the “Mainstreet of America”,this 1400 mile long routefrom Chicago to Albuquerque crosses two time zones and five States: Illinois; Missouri; Kansas; Oklahoma;Texas and New Mexico.

 

Route 66 has been the path of migrants, dreamers, desperadoes and an entire generation of vacationers discovering the way west. The 1950’s were the Route 66 glory days, when thousands of cars rode bumper to bumper behind each other to experience the Western frontier. Much of Route 66’s classic roads, restaurants, gas stations, and nostalgic landmarks are preserved just as they were in the 1950’s.

 

The famous and nostalgic Route 66 is the road created in heaven for motorcycle or mustang touring. Simply stated, this intimate and professional guided tour is the ultimate tour of America!

 

Price includes: Return flights from Ireland, all hotel accommodation with breakfast, motorcycle rentalwith unlimited mileage, free fuel and oil, all taxes, fees and environmental surcharges, national park entrance fees, hotel parking fees, discounted activities, transportation between the hotel and the EagleRider locationand supplemental Liability Insurance.

 

For more information on this deal available from Celtic Horizon Tours visit:

http://itaa.ie/2016/02/03/route-66

 

 

Dubai to Singapore Fly/Cruise, 14 nights, 26th May 2016, from €1830 pp

E-Travel are offering you the chance to combine the experience of cruising on the newest, most innovative ship in the world while seeing the exotic ports of India, Mayaysia and Singapore in their Dubai to Singapore Fly/Cruise Package.

 

Start your holiday in the cosmopolitian city of Dubai where you can wander the stalls of souks, take in sites of the Juneira Mosque, Dubai’s most-photographed structure, go on a four-wheel-drive adventure in the desert or even ride a camel. In Oman, you’ll make a stop off at the historic post of Muscat which means ‘safe anchorage.’ Cochin, the old Keralan spice city on the far southern tip of India, is an area of dense tropical forests and extensive ridges and ravines. One of Malaysia’s most diverse and cosmopolitan areas, Penang offers palm-fringed beaches, fishing villages, mountainous jungle and farms growing exotic produce such as nutmeg and durian. It’s also known locally as the “food paradise” of Malaysia. Singapore offers a variety of ethnically diverse neighborhoods to explore, from high-rises in the city, tea houses in Chinatown, mansions in the colonial district, Victorian-style government buildings, Hindu temples and Arabian bazaars.

 

As well as all of this, you will have plenty of time to relax and explore Royal Caribbean’s  Ovation of the Seas ship. There is a host of amazing entertainment options on board from the dancing Roboscreens to the Sea-Plex, the largest indoor sports and entertainment complex at sea with dodgems, roller skating and more. Other fantastic activities include the RipCord by iFLY, the first skydiving experience at sea, and North Star, an engineering marvel that transports guests more than 300 feet above the ocean.

 

Price includes: Emirates flights, transfers, fullboard, unlimited beer, wine by the glass, soda fountain, port taxes, air taxes & generous 30kg checked baggage.

 

For more information on this deal available from eTravel visit:

http://itaa.ie/2016/02/03/ovation-of-the-seas

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Travel Agent: Irish Travel Agents Association