WHAT’S THE DEAL?

This week’s best travel bar­gains around the globe.

The Washington Post Sunday - - TRAVEL - — Carol Sot­tili, An­drea Sachs

Land

Tri­umph Ho­tels, a col­lec­tion of seven his­toric prop­er­ties in New York City, is of­fer­ing sav­ings of up to 40 per­cent for its third-an­nual an­niver­sary sale. Rates at the Cos­mopoli­tan HotelTriBeCa, the Eve­lyn, Ho­tel Bel­le­claire, Ho­tel Edi­son and Wash­ing­ton Jef­fer­son Ho­tel start at $90 a night, plus 15 per­cent tax and $3.50 oc­cu­pancy tax; nor­mal rates start at $149. Rooms at the Iro­quois and Ho­tel Chan­dler start at $139 night (plus taxes), down from $179. Book Feb. 9-11; stay by Feb. 11, 2018. Black­out dates and min­i­mum-stay re­stric­tions ap­ply. Info: 855-7874867, www.tri­umph­ho­tels.com.

Antlers at Vail, a ski re­sort in Colorado, has a spring ski spe­cial for fam­i­lies, with sav­ings of up to 25 per­cent. With the Snow Camp deal, a fam­ily of four pays $620 a night from March 5-April 23 (a nearly 20 per­cent dis­count) and $335 for stays April 1-23 (sav­ings of 25 per­cent), the last day of ski­ing at Vail Moun­tain Re­sort. Add 10 per­cent tax. Price in­cludes an up­grade from a one-bed­room condo to a one-bed­room with a bunk-bed al­cove that sleeps two kids, one free chil­dren’s ski rental per adult rental and a chef­pre­pared din­ner de­liv­ered to the suite. The re­sort also has such ameni­ties as loaner sleds, snow­shoes and GoPro cam­eras. Info: 888-268-5377, www.antlersvail.com/spe­cials.

Con­tiki, a tour com­pany for ages 18-35, is of­fer­ing 10 per­cent off se­lect tours on five con­ti­nents. For ex­am­ple, save $557 on 25 de­par­tures of the 21day Euro­pean Vista trip, which trav­els round trip from Lon­don and vis­its 11 coun­tries. The April 7 de­par­ture starts at $3,158 per per­son and in­cludes share­d­room ac­com­mo­da­tions; mo­tor­coach trans­porta­tion with WiFi; English Chan­nel ferry; 30 meals; tours; and taxes. Book by Feb. 14; travel through Dec. 31. Re­quest promo code STOPWAITING. Info: 866-266-8454, www.con­tiki.com/us/en/2017travel­deals.

Sea

Paul Gau­guin Cruises is of­fer­ing free air from Los An­ge­les and half-off fares on all trips aboard the Paul Gau­guin, which sails around Tahiti, French Poly­ne­sia

and the South Pa­cific. The deal ap­plies to more than 70 sail­ings. For in­stance, the 10-night Cook Is­lands & So­ci­ety Is­land­sRe­u­nion Cruise de­part­ing Papeete on July 26 starts at $5,745 per per­son dou­ble (was $11,490) and in­cludes round-trip air from Los An­ge­les; trans­fers; all ship­board meals and bev­er­ages, in­clud­ing se­lect wines and spir­its; gra­tu­ities for room stew­ards and din­ing staff; and a visit to a pri­vate islet. Add $195 in fees. In ad­di­tion, if the third guest in the same state­room is 17 or younger, pas­sage is free; cruis­ers 18 and older pay $125 per night. Info: 800-848-6172, www.pgcruises.com.

Vic­to­ria Cruises has ex­tended its two-for-one pric­ing on 2017 cruises along China’s Yangtze River. The promo ap­plies to the Three Gorges High­lights cruise, which spends four nights sail­ing from Yichang to Chongqing or three nights on the re­verse itin­er­ary. To re­ceive the dis­count, you must pur­chase the shore ex­cur­sion pack­age, which is also two-for-one. Sale is valid on su­pe­rior cab­ins only. The cruise starts at $880 per cou­ple, in­clud­ing port charges, plus $90 for the ex­cur­sion pack­age. A lux­ury amenity pack­age that in­cludes en­hanced din­ing priv­i­leges, WiFi and other perks is also two-for-one. Cost: $200 per cou­ple. A $25 ser­vice charge, in­stead of tips, ap­plies. Book by Feb. 28. Info: 800-348- 8084, www.vic­to­ri­acruises.com/about/ spe­cials.

Air

Book by Feb. 5 and fly Air Tahiti Nui from Los An­ge­les to Auck­land, New Zealand, for $869 round trip. The Auck­land Flash Sale is valid for travel March 1-June 30 and Sept. 1Nov. 30. Fare on other air­lines starts at $1,021. Sale also in­cludes op­tional stopover in Tahiti (de­par­ture tax of $30 ap­plies). Priced sep­a­rately, non­stop flights from Wash­ing­ton, D.C., to Los An­ge­les start at about $328. Book at www.air­tahit­inui.com/us­en.

Pack­age

Mono­grams of­fers a 20-per­cent sav­ings plus a $300 air­fare credit per cou­ple on a tour of Spain. The 11-night trip de­part­ing April 15 starts at $3,120 per per­son dou­ble and in­cludes air­fare from Rea­gan Na­tional Air­port to Barcelona with re­turn from Malaga; ac­com­mo­da­tions in Barcelona, Madrid, Seville, Cor­doba and Tor­re­moli­nos; high­speed train be­tween cities; train trans­fers; sev­eral tours; lo­cal hosts; and taxes. Other de­par­tures are avail­able; prices vary. You must fly on Amer­i­can Air­lines, Bri­tish Air­ways or Ibe­ria. Book by Feb. 28 for travel this year. Info: 866-270-9841, www.mono­grams.com/Book­ing/ Mono­grams/Wan­derlist.aspx.

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

GRE­GORY BOISSY/AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE VIA GETTY IMAGES

Ca­noe rac­ers com­pete in French Poly­ne­sia, one of the ar­eas cov­ered by a Paul Gau­guin Cruises deal.

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