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Travel deals of the week: Tours, cruises, packages and more

Canada's Rocky Mountaineer train is offering deals on select 2019 journeys. Photo Credit: Alamy/Ton Koene

By The Washington Post

TOURS

Collette has a sale on several of its international tours, with hundreds of dollars in savings. For example, the 23-day Complete South America trip, which departs Lima, Peru, on March 7, starts at $9,399 for singles and $6,999 per person double price includes some meals (22 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 10 dinners), accommodations, ground transportation, taxes and more. Other discounted trips...

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TOURS

Collette has a sale on several of its international tours, with hundreds of dollars in savings. For example, the 23-day Complete South America trip, which departs Lima, Peru, on March 7, starts at $9,399 for singles and $6,999 per person double price includes some meals (22 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 10 dinners), accommodations, ground transportation, taxes and more. Other discounted trips include the Plains of Africa Kenya Wildlife Safari (save $500), the Colors of Morocco ($300) and Exploring New Zealand ($750).

INFO 800-340-5158, collette.com

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RAIL

Rocky Mountaineer, a Canadian luxury rail line, is offering two deals on select 2019 trips: Couples can save $240 on GoldLeaf Service on 3-night journeys or receive a $400 credit to spend on 5 or more day vacation for excursions, additional hotel nights, dining and other extras. For example, with the discount, the three-night First Passage to the West Classic, Vancouver-Lake Louise, adventure (May 30-Sept. 29) starts at $2,985 per person double. Price includes four meals (2 breakfast and 2 lunches), two-day train ride, three nights' hotel, train transfers, national park pass and taxes. Airport transfers not included. Book the Classic Journey promo by Thursday, Jan. 31. For a Stay and Play deal example: The six-night First Passage to the West Kananaskis Self-Drive from Calgary to Vancouver (or vice-versa) costs $6,634 for two adults and comes with the $400 credit. Book GoldLeaf or SilverLeaf service by March 1.

INFO 877-460-3200, rockymountaineer.com

CRUISES

Victoria Cruises is offering a two-for-one deal plus extra savings on last-minute Yangtze River cruises in China. Save up to 67 percent on select February departures of its Three Gorges Highlights cruise, which spends four nights sailing from Yichang to Chongqing or three nights on the reverse itinerary. Discounted fare starts at $480 per person double, including port charges. A mandatory $45 shore excursion package (also two-for-one) and a $25 service charge in lieu of tips are extra. The cruise line is also offering two-for-one pricing on all other 2019 Yangtze River cruises booked by Feb. 28 at 800-348-8084.

INFO victoriacruises.com

HOTELS

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For National Plan for Vacation Day, the Driskill Hotel in Austin, Texas, is offering an extra 20 percent off already discounted prices for stays over the holidays — and not just the major ones. Petite queen rooms start at $159 a night, including tax. Valid on Easter, Mother's Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas, among other holidays. Booking is open for 24 hours on Tuesday, Jan. 29.

INFO 512-439-1234, driskillhotel.com

Prices were verified at press time, but deals sell out and availability is not guaranteed. Some restrictions may apply.