Up, up and away! This is an experience not to be missed! The Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta has grown into one of the world’s most photographed events. Set in New Mexico, a place diverse in culture and scenic beauty, the Fiesta is simply one of the most spectacular displays of sound and color you are ever to witness. This exciting journey also includes time in Santa Fe and Albuquerque, two culturally rich cities. Visit the unique shops and restaurants of Old Town Albuquerque. Wind through the stunning Turquoise Trail. Set out on an open-air tram tour of Santa Fe with a local guide. Experience the Santa Fe School of Cooking.
RESERVE BY : March 28, 2022
*After deadline, call 617.338.1111 for availability
- Round-trip regularly scheduled flights from Boston to Albuquerque or Santa Fe, via a connecting city
- Private sedan transfers within 50 miles of Boston's Logan Airport (one car per booking)
- Five nights' accommodations
- Seven meals: five breakfasts, two dinners
- Round-trip airport/hotel transfers
- Services of professional Tour Director
- DAY 1: Flight from Boston
- DAYS 1-3: Albuquerque Marriott
- DAYS 4-5: Drury Plaza Hotel Santa Fe
- DAYS 6: Return flight to Boston
(or similar hotel accommodations)
Balloon Fiesta, Old Town Albuquerque, National Museum of Nuclear Science & History, Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, Turquoise Trail, Santa Fe, Open-Air Tram Tour, Loretto Chapel, Santa Fe School of Cooking
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PRICING AND DEPOSIT
$2,569 per person triple occupancy; $3,299 for single reservations. Fuel surcharge, air taxes and fees subject to change. Cancellation waiver and travel insurance is $299. Although not required, we recommend purchasing the waiver. Purchase must be made at time of booking. Per person deposit is $600. Click here to learn about Collette's CANCEL FOR ANY REASON TRAVEL PROTECTION PLAN.
** An additional loyalty discount is available if you have travelled on a Collette program within the past 24 months. You will receive a $150 discount if you have traveled on a Collette program within the past 12 months.You will receive a $100 discount if you have traveled on a Collette program within the past 13-24 months. $100 Air Booking Bonus valid until 03/28/2022. After that date price will increase by $100.
Travel within USA
All airlines will ask for identification when you check in. It is recommended that you carry a passport if you have one. A driver's license (with a photo I.D.) is also acceptable for domestic flights.
Effective for travel May 3, 2023 forward, the REAL ID Act standards for identification while travelling will be in effect. This means a standard issued driver's license used as a form of identification will no longer be accepted for domestic air travel within the United States. Instead, a Real ID compliant form of identification must be presented both at the time of booking air travel with Collette and upon checking in at the airport to board any flight. Any fees associated with changing a reservation resulting from a non-compliant identification will be the responsibility of the guest. For more information on Real ID, Please visit the Department of Homeland Security website: https://www.dhs.gov/real-id
The overall activity level of this tour is a level 3. This means you're an on-the-go traveler. You don't want to miss a thing, so walking and standing for longer periods of time (1-2 hours) isn't a big deal. You can navigate hills and uneven ground, climb into various modes of t ransportation (tuk-tuk, cable car, Zodiac, etc.), and could possibly anticipate changes in elevation. You can expect some longer days balanced with free-time to recharge or set out on your own adventure.