Now featuring a 2-night stay at the incomparable Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs!
Day 1: Salina, KS
Our journey begins with dinner and overnight stay in Salina. D
Day 2: AAA Five-Diamond “The Broadmoor Resort”
Continue west to Colorado Springs and unpack your bags for a 2-night stay at the AAA Five-Diamond Broadmoor Resort. Nestled at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, this distinguished Colorado mountain retreat upholds a legacy of elegance and impeccable service. Built in 1918, the resort features many grand touches that still exist: beams painted with motifs from classical mythology, a marble staircase, ornate chandeliers, and ceiling frescoes by European artists. B, D
Day 3: Garden of the Gods
Join a local guide for a tour of one of the most photographed natural wonders in the United States, Garden of the Gods. With its spectacular red rock formations against a backdrop of snow-capped Pikes Peak and brilliant blue skies, the park is truly awe-inspiring. Experience an authentic German lunch at a local favorite, Edelweiss German Restaurant. Return to the Broadmoor to enjoy the resort’s amenities at your leisure. B, L
Day 4: Glenwood Springs, CO
Enjoy a scenic drive through the snow-covered Rocky Mountains to Glenwood Springs, surrounded by the spectacular Glenwood Canyon with walls that climb as high as 1,300 feet! Delight in the Glenwood Vaudeville Revue complete with comedic skit, songs, dance, laughter and a champagne to ring in the New Year! Overnight stay in Glenwood Springs. B, D
Day 5: Amtrak to Denver, CO
Happy New Year! After a morning of leisure to enjoy the hotel and shopping in Glenwood Springs, it’s all aboard the California Zephyr for an adventure from Glenwood Springs to Denver – one of Amtrak’s most scenic routes. Pass through snow-covered mountain peaks, crystal-coated pines, glistening streams, quaint mountain villages and awe-inspiring tunnels. Arrive for an overnight stay in Denver. B, L
Day 6: Salina, KS
Bid farewell to the Rocky Mountains as we travel to Kansas. Stop in Colby to explore the decorative arts collection at the Prairie Museum of Arts and History – including the largest barn in Kansas. After a delicious dinner at a Sunrise favorite, Gella’s Diner, unpack for our final night stay in Hays. B, D
Day 7: Return home
Depart for home this morning with many memories of an incredible New Year’s vacation.
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