WHAT’S THE DEAL?

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

This week’s best travel bar­gains around the globe.

Land

Pere­grine Ad­ven­tures, a small, group-ad­ven­ture-travel com­pany, is of­fer­ing 20 per­cent off most of its in­ter­na­tional trips, in­clud­ing those to Egypt, Uganda, Sri Lanka, Costa Rica and Tus­cany in Italy. For ex­am­ple, the 15-day Ex­plore Azer­bai­jan, Ge­or­gia & Ar­me­nia itin­er­ary, which de­parts Oct. 7 and 14, costs $2,792 per per­son dou­ble, down from $3,490. Price in­cludes 14 nights’ ho­tel ac­com­mo­da­tions; 14 break­fasts, two lunches and six din­ners; pri­vate bus and metro trans­porta­tion; ac­tiv­i­ties, such as vis­its to UNESCO World Her­itage sites and winer­ies; and taxes. Book by Aug. 31; depart by Dec. 14. Info: 855-832-4859, pere­grinead­ven­tures.com.

The U.K.-based On Foot Hol­i­days is list­ing all of next year’s self-guided walk­ing tours at 2017 prices, a sav­ings of up to 10 per­cent. The deal ap­plies to routes in such Euro­pean des­ti­na­tions as Aus­tria, Croa­tia, Por­tu­gal, Slove­nia, Spain and Turkey. For ex­am­ple, the new Ital­ian Lakes — Mag­giore and Orta itin­er­ary starts at about $1,042 per per­son dou­ble and in­cludes seven nights lodg­ings in bed-and-break­fasts, lug­gage trans­fers, route in­for­ma­tion and taxes. Use promo code USA2018. Depart late March to early Novem­ber 2018. Info: www.on­foothol­i­days.co.uk.

Fron­tiers In­ter­na­tional Travel is dis­count­ing a seven-night fish­ing pack­age at Turn­effe Flats Lodge in Belize. The trip costs $2,957 per per­son dou­ble, a sav­ings of $1,128, for three Sat­ur­day de­par­tures in Septem­ber and one in Oc­to­ber. Pack­age in­cludes lodg­ing, meals, daily guided fish­ing trips, most taxes and air­port trans­fers. Info: 800-245-1950, www.fron­tier­stravel.com/ turn­effe­flats.

Sea

Po­sei­don Ex­pe­di­tions is of­fer­ing $2,000 off three de­par­tures of its 11-night Antarc­tic Penin­sula cruise. The sav­ings ap­ply to Main Deck Suite state­rooms and higher cat­e­gories. The Nov. 24 and Dec. 4 cruise starts at $9,195 per per­son dou­ble and from $10,195 for the Dec. 14 voy­age. Price

in­cludes air­port and ship trans­fers; pre-cruise night at the Arakur Re­sort & Spa ho­tel in Ushuaia, Ar­gentina; all on­board meals; land­ings and ex­cur­sions; Po­sei­don Ex­pe­di­tions parka; and port fees. Info: 347-8012610, po­sei­don­ex­pe­di­tions.com.

Save 20 per­cent on se­lect Dis­ney Cruise Line Hal­loween on the High Seas sail­ings de­part­ing from New York. The deal ap­plies to ve­randa state­rooms with re­stric­tions (cabin cat­e­gory VGT) on two Oc­to­ber de­par­tures. The fournight cruise to Canada leav­ing Oct. 2 is $1,088 per per­son dou­ble (plus $143 taxes), a sav­ings of $272. Sav­ings also ap­ply to a seven-night Canada cruise de­part­ing Oct. 21, which costs $1,960, plus $174 taxes. Info: 800-491-9744, dis­n­ey­cruise.dis­ney.go.com/ spe­cial­of­fers/new­york.

Air

South­west has a sys­temwide sale on non­stop flights booked by Aug. 17. For ex­am­ple, roundtrip air from Wash­ing­ton Dulles or Rea­gan Na­tional to At­lanta starts at $128, with taxes; flights from BWI Mar­shall to New Or­leans start at $128 round trip. Twenty-one-day ad­vance pur­chase re­quired. For do­mes­tic des­ti­na­tions, travel on all days but Fri­day and Sun­day, from Aug. 29 to Feb. 14. Black­out dates and other re­stric­tions ap­ply. By com­par­i­son, the fare to New Or­leans typ­i­cally starts at $200. Info: www.south­west.com.

Pack­age

With CheapCaribbean.com, book a seven-night Caribbean pack­age (or longer) on Na­tional Re­lax­ation Day (Aug. 15) and re­ceive $100 off. For ex­am­ple, with the dis­count, eight nights at the all-in­clu­sive Ta­mar­ijn Aruba costs $1,645 per per­son dou­ble. Price in­cludes roundtrip air from Wash­ing­ton Rea­gan or BWI Mar­shall, all meals and bev­er­ages, and a slew of ac­tiv­i­ties. Travel Aug. 15-Dec. 31. Info: 800-786-0435, www.cheapcaribbean.com.

DINA MISHEV FOR THE WASH­ING­TON POST

Pad­dlers nav­i­gate Lake Mag­giore in Italy. On Foot Hol­i­days is of­fer­ing sav­ings on walk­ing tours in Europe, in­clud­ing Italy’s lakes.

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