Colorado’s four National Parks and 300 days of sunshine means it’s the perfect destination for exploring miles of scenic Rocky Mountain trails; hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding and climbing. Founded in 1858 as a gold mining camp, Denver is the capital city of Colorado and has a nickname “The Mile-High City” because its official elevation is exactly one mile above sea level.
Welcome to Denver, Colorado, the outdoor city with 300 days of sunshine and spectacular views of the Rocky Mountains. The Mile High City’s walkable city centre offers urban adventures for all ages, from museums, parks and street art to boutiques, chef-driven restaurants and craft breweries.” “Upscale shopping awaits in Cherry Creek, while Denver’s seven professional sports teams entertain year-round. It’s easy to get to the walkable city center with direct rail service from Denver International Airport to Denver Union Station. The city’s neighbourhoods are easy to explore on bike or on foot, and the free 16th Street Mall shuttles in the heart of downtown run from early morning to late at night.
Packed full of things to do year-round there’s family attractions, national parks and outdoor adventure as well as cosmopolitan cities and welcoming towns; a great deal of options to fill your trip itinerary to overflowing. Denver has a walkable city centre offering urban adventures for all ages, from museums, parks and street art to boutiques, chef-driven restaurants and craft breweries. Upscale shopping can be found in Cherry Creek, while Denver’s seven professional sports teams entertain year-round. Visit the famous Denver Zoo and the Denver Aquarium, travel through an underwater world and experience sea life up close. There’s something for every age and interest so plan ahead and make sure you don’t miss a thing.
The Kimpton Hotel Monaco is a classically cool hotel situated at the heart of downtown Denver. This stylish accommodation is surrounded by the hottest attractions, entertainment and dining venues. Just minutes from the Kimpton sits the lively LoDo district renowned for brewpubs and abundant nightlife and Larimer Square home to historic shops, buildings and eateries. Pump it up at the 800-square foot Fitness Centre open 24/7 featuring state of the art equipment or head to VEDA Salon & Spa where you can recharge and rejuvenate as you treat yourself to a range of luxurious treatments and services. In addition, the salon allows you to pamper yourself as you indulge in a selection of hair and nail treatments. Complimentary hotel bicycles are a great way to explore during your stay.
Panzano at Kimpton is an award winning Italian restaurant combining local ingredients and fabulous flavours this dining venue serves up a contemporary Italian cuisine. The lively atmosphere at The Panzano Bar is the ideal place to enjoy a speciality cocktail, beer or soft drink with friends. In addition to Panzano, guests can enjoy a daily, complimentary morning tea and coffee service – what better way to start the day! The 198 Guestrooms and Suites boast urban cool and combine Western charm with quirky features including oversized headboards, funky lighting and bold colours. Deluxe Guestrooms offer additional space and feature king, queen, two queen or two double cosy beds along with modern amenities including a flat screen TV. Why not treat yourself and upgrade to a Spa Guestroom complete with soaking tub and separate glass shower as well as stunning views of 17th Street and a 50″ TV. Upgrade your stay to a whole new level with suites boasting more than 470 square feet of luxury. The king-size bed features luxury Italian Frette linens and stylish bath amenities offer additional comfort.
After an exciting Denver adventure what better place to visit next than the beautiful Maui, one of the most stunning of Hawaiian Island and consistently voted “Best Island in the World”. Breathtaking beaches, extensive coral reefs, lush valleys with waterfalls and the Haleakala National Park feature a wide variety of beach, ocean and island adventures. Maui is a tropical paradise known as The Valley Isle and is the perfect place to explore with spectacular tours including helicopter tours; see waterfalls and volcanoes up close, fantastic water sports with blue waters and brimming with sea life, world class golf, shopping and dining.
Fairmont Kea Lani is a welcoming oceanfront paradise providing a holiday of dreams on Maui’s coveted Wailea coast; an all-suite and villa luxury resort and spa of celebrity status standards. You will be welcomed by name with a bright Aloha and settled in your spacious suite or luxury beach villa with your own private lanai. The scenery and landscaping is perfect and your sense of well being will be elevated from the moment you arrive. The highest quality products are combined with Hawaiian traditions at the state-of-the-art Willow Stream Spa where pampering has a new meaning, enjoy a massage in a treatment room or outdoor cabana. Resort activities are plentiful with three swimming pools including adults-only pool and two family activity pools connected by a 140-foot waterslide, water sports, beach activities, Hawaiian Cultural Programme, 24-hour fitness centre, kid’s club and more. There’s world class golf and tennis just minutes away too.
Guest suites and villas are simply spectacular with ocean views and family friendly spaces. One bedroom suites feature separate bedroom and living areas, full entertainment system with two flat-screen TV’s, oversized marble bathroom, foyer pantry and compact chiller and microwave and a large private furnished outdoor lanai. Two bedroom suites are comprised of two one bedroom suites connecting, perfect for larger families. Luxury beach villas are steps from the beach and are stunning with two or three bedrooms, en-suite masters, full gourmet kitchen, dining area and even a plunge pool.
After four days of heaven it’s time to jazz it up at the Moana Surfrider, a Westin Resort & Spa. Located on the pristine sandy beach there’s breathtaking views all around. Water sports are in abundance for the daring types or relax around the sparkling pool and soak up the Hawaiian sun. Take a stroll to shopping and dining all within easy reach, book a tour of Pearl Harbour, swim up close with dolphins and turtles or take an open-door helicopter tour of the sights. Visit the iconic Diamond Head just two miles away and also Ala Moana the world’s largest open air mall. There are plenty of attractions nearby including Hanauma Bay Marinelife Preserve, Honolulu Harbour, Aloha Tower, Queen Emma Summer Palace and much more. This island is livelier than its neighbour Maui and offers a large array of things to see and do.
The Moana Surfrider is located in the heart of Waikiki, perfect for all ages to explore this world renowned resort. Offering an abundance of amenities including a wellness Spa, a serene sanctuary set amidst a true tropical paradise and state-of-the-art fitness centre, there’s something for all ages and occasions. Guest rooms are comfortable and modern and range from standard to penthouse, choose an ocean view if you prefer to sit on your balcony and watch the incredible ocean and beach life. There’s also a variety of amenities that can be delivered to your guest room on arrival; surprise family and friends with a unique amenity ready and waiting. Hawaiian-style snacks, gift baskets, Moana Surfrider logo items and more are all available as a welcome surprise.
This is a multi-centre trip for all ages exploring an incredible part of the world and contrasting resorts to provide plenty of interesting activities without an ounce of boredom. A yearning to return one day will be present on departure, this is a holiday of a lifetime experience to grasp and enjoy. Call one of our travelplanners 020 3542 8888 for more details.