Virtuoso Traveler - October/November 2017 - 55
VIRTUOSO TRAVELER EXCLUSIVE OFFERS
* DISCOVER BIG SUR
Combining the rugged natural beauty of Big Sur with rustically romantic ambience,
the brand-new luxury Ventana Big Sur, an Alila Resort celebrates its grand opening
with an exclusive offer for Virtuoso guests. This private, all-suite enclave provides only
59 suites, complete with a private balcony or patio overlooking the redwood forest
and meadows. Be one of the first to experience it, now with a fourth night free.
Connect with your Virtuoso travel advisor for rates. Available November 1, 2017 through March 31, 2018. Virtuoso
exclusive amenities include a room upgrade, if available; breakfast daily; a $100 resort credit; and more.
* FRESH TRACKS IN THE SWISS ALPS
When fresh tracks and fluffy powder are calling, the Bernese Oberland comes through
with a winter wonderland and the active traveler's favorite mountain hideaway,
Gstaad Palace. Since 1913, the palace has boasted jaw-dropping Swiss Alps views;
today it offers 100 tasteful rooms and suites, five restaurants, a full-service spa, a
popular nightclub, and more. Return in the summer for spectacular golf.
Connect with your Virtuoso travel advisor for rates. Available until March 11, 2018. Virtuoso exclusive amenities
include a room upgrade, if available; breakfast daily; a $100 spa credit; and more.
* WILDERNESS AND WINELANDS
Micato Safaris pays tribute to South Africa's versatility during a bountiful adventure
that begins at Sir Richard Branson's thrilling African creation, Ulusaba Safari Lodge
in the Sabi Sands. Experience Sir Richard's Mont Rochelle, in the heart of the cheery
and pacifying Winelands, too. A multitude of culinary choices await throughout.
Virtuoso rates from $14,050 per person. Book by December 31, 2017. Includes luxury accommodations, all meals
and flights within Africa, game drives, and more.
* EUROPE AT YOUR OWN PACE
With Celebrity Cruises®, the gems of the western Mediterranean, from Rome to Nice
to Cartagena, are revealed in a warm and welcoming manner - while you experience
the pinnacle of modern luxury. On board, you'll find a staggering lineup of engaging
Virtuoso Veranda fares from $2,349 per person. Taxes, fees, and port expenses of $113.48 per person are additional
and subject to change. Celebrity Reflection® departs May 7, 2018; book by December 31, 2017. Virtuoso guests
receive one specialty dinner for two (Veranda and above) and a $75 shopping credit (Suite guests).
* OFF-THE-BEATEN-PATH ALASKA
This fortnight foray to the Great Land with Princess Cruises includes a land tour that
takes you along the rugged coastline and deep into the heart of Alaska, including
stops in Fairbanks, Denali, Anchorage, Glacier Bay National Park, and more.
Virtuoso fares from $4,116 per person. Island Princess departs August 22, 2018; book by November 16, 2017.
Virtuoso exclusive benefit is a $50 shipboard credit. Ask about the 3 For Free promotion for an upgrade, gratuities,
or specialty dining.
* BORDEAUX, VINEYARDS AND CHÂTEAUX
Oenophiles won't want to miss out on this spectacular introduction to Bordeaux
with Uniworld Boutique River Cruises Collection. In addition to savoring the ease of
all-inclusive river cruising, you'll bike through beautiful Médoc vineyards, explore
Saint-Émilion's twelfth-century monolithic church, taste regional delicacies, and
meet local winemakers.
Virtuoso fares from $3,999 per person. River Royale departs March 18, 2018. Virtuoso exclusive amenity is a $200
shipboard credit per person.