Go somewhere: This weeks travel deals
By Emily Ranager
Special to amNewYork
See the Paris Sights: See the Eiffel Tower with this Paris Affair package from Air France Holidays, starting at $1,139 per person for double occupancy. The price includes round-trip airfare from JFK or Newark, six nights accommodations, hotel transfers, breakfast daily, a Bateaux Mouches river cruise, tickets to a Paradis Latin show, hotel taxes and fuel surcharges. About $130 in airport taxes are extra. Depart daily Dec. 1 to 11 or Jan. 8 to March 25, 2009. Deadline based on availability. Additional dates and hotel upgrades are available starting at $90 per person. www.airfranceholidays.com; 800-237-2623.
Bermuda Birthday Bash: To celebrate Bermudas 400th birthday, JetBlue is offering package getaways to the islands pink sand beaches starting at $365 per person for double occupancy. The rate includes round-trip airfare from New York and three nights at the Surf Side Beach Club, which is near the capital city of Hamilton. Taxes of $93 per person are extra. Two other hotels are also available for an additional charge. Book by March 27 and travel through March 31, 2009. Priced normally, the package would cost about $300 more. www.jetblue.com; 800-538-2583.Arizona Getaway: Take a break from your economic worries at the Miraval Tucson resort and spa, where you can save 20 to 40 percent on several all-inclusive vacation packages. The Authentic Remedy package, for example, starts at $399 per person, per night and includes accommodations, all meals, an introduction to organic wine class with tasting, daily cooking demonstrations, programs like horseback riding and Quantum Leap, where youll jump (harnessed) from a 25-foot pole, a desert sunset hike, a daily spa treatment and more. No minimum length of stay; offer valid through Jan. 31, 2009. Holiday blackout dates apply. www.miravelresorts.com; 800-232-3969.
Venice Calling: Cruise the Grand Canal with this package vacation to Venice, starting at $699 plus taxes per person for double occupancy. The price includes round-trip airfare from New York on Alitalia, four nights at the Hesperia, a two-star hotel in the heart of Venice, breakfast daily and fuel surcharges. Hotel upgrades are available from $36 extra. Depart mid-week through March 31; booking deadline based on availability. Holiday blackout dates apply. www.tourcrafters.com; 800-482-5995.