This brilliantly created vast world is full of life and adventure. The world of travel has endless possibilities. TRAVEL À LA CARTE specializes in luxury cruises, hotels, tours, group & incentive travel along with wedding and honeymoon destination planning. Our worldwide relationships help make the most of your precious leisure time. Wherever you travel, they are a true extension of our services, ensuring that your itineraries perfectly match your tastes and preferences. VIP treatment & recognition | Custom-tailored experiences & itineraries | Private TRAVEL À LA CARTE-exclusive access AIR, AUTO & TRAVEL
Four Seasons Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo ushers in a new era with an extensive re-imagination, debuting December 2017, that brings a new interpretation of eco-luxury and exploration to Costa Rica’s north Pacific coast. Nature enthusiasts, bold adventure-seekers and more will discover a world apart at the re-imagined resort, located on a strait of back-to-back sandy beaches within the premier ecotourism destination of Peninsula Papagayo. Stay Longer - Fifth Night Free. Valid for Travel Now Through 17 Dec 2018. READ MORE
It’s everyone’s fantasy: a secluded boutique island retreat far from the trappings and technology of today’s fast-paced society. Royal Davui Island Resort Fiji is just that: a romantic paradise where guests relish in total comfort and privacy, disconnect and reconnect. Guests staying 5 nights receive 1 of those nights free of charge while guests staying 7 nights receive 2 of those nights free! More time to sink your toes into the Barefoot Luxury that is Royal Davui Island Resort, Fiji. Travel now through Jan 14th, 2019. READ MORE
COMO Parrot Cay is the northern Caribbean's preeminent private island, wrapped in sweeps of sand and peaceful seas in the Turks and Caicos. It combines a thousand unspoiled acres and a mile-long powdered beach with relaxed luxury. Stay four nights or more and receive complimentary night(s). Valid for Travel Now Through 18 Dec 2018. READ MORE
As do all of Sir Richard Branson's resorts, Ulusaba Private Game, with 21 rooms and suites, prides itself on offering a completely personal and exclusive experience. Here on the edge of the vast Kruger National Park, you'll track the Big Five in open vehicles while knowledgeable guides educate you with information about the animals and their habitats. Book now and spend 4 nights on safari at Ulusaba in South Africa for the price of 3! READ MORE
Six Senses Laamu is the only resort in the Laamu Atoll, deep in the Indian Ocean. Just an inter-island plane trip from Malé International Airport and a short boat ride brings you to a place where dolphins swim. Book before July 31, 2018 a minimum of five nights and receive 30 percent off on room rate, pre-booked meal packages and transfers for travel between May 1, 2018 to December 21, 2018. Offer is not valid between October 14, 2018 to November 4, 2018. READ MORE
From the wilds of Tierra del Fuego to the pinnacles of Torres del Paine National Park, experience Patagonia at close range aboard National Geographic Explorer. Trace Chile’s coast south from Puerto Montt, venturing deep into a maze of islands and glorious fjords. Book by July 31st, 2018 and receive complimentary round-trip economy airfare from Miami to South America, plus one-way charter airfare from Ushuaia to Buenos Aires. READ MORE
When you visit Carmel Valley Ranch, in California plan to play — a lot — be it twirling on a tree swing, or swinging away on the Pete Dye–designed golf course (where you’ll likely encounter deer and a wild turkey or two). Spanning 500 acres of vineyards, lavender fields, scenic foothills and old-growth oaks, this sleek, 181-suite resort is all about pleasurable diversions. Buy 3 consecutive nights and enjoy the 4th night complimentary. Offer is valid May 1, 2018 through July 26, 2018. Based on availability and some blackout periods do apply. READ MORE
Rejuvenate and indulge in memorable experiences of a lifetime at Banyan Tree. The Riviera Maya meets the Orient at Banyan Tree Mayakoba. Here, attentive staff members remove their shoes upon entering the 123 villas and residences, each of which is decorated with handcrafted Mayan furnishings and features both a private pool and outdoor soaking tub. Enjoy 1 complimentary night during your extended stay at Banyan Tree Mayakoba. READ MORE
Sir Richard Branson’s Kenyan safari camp, Mahali Mzuri, opened in 2013 and offers an unforgettable safari experience in the Maasai Mara ecosystem. Each of the 12 luxury tented suites sits on a raised platform and includes a spacious bedroom with an en suite bathroom, sitting area and deck overlooking the pristine landscape. The camp is located in the path of the great migration — on a typical game drive you’ll spot wildebeests, elephants, zebras, lions, buffalo, topi, hippopotamuses and more! This offer is available for stays from 2nd January to 31st May 2019 when booked by 30th September 2018. READ MORE
Summer never ends at The Breakers in Palm Beach, FL. With a private beach, four oceanfront pools, nine restaurants and countless amenities, why vacation anywhere else? This May through October, stay with us and enjoy free daily benefits. READ MORE
Extend your stay in paradise by staying 4 nights or more, and enjoy a saving of 15% on our Best Available Rate. Take the time to discover the beauty of Seychelles with a visit to the nearby Anse Lazio beach, explore the rich flora and fauna at the UNESCO site of Vallée de Mai on Praslin, relax at our award-winning Raffles Spa…or simply do nothing at all, making the most of your time in the beautiful Indian Ocean. Valid for Travel Now Through 07 Aug 2018. READ MORE
Trisara is Southeast Asia's most intimate and exclusive resort and spa, offering a unique collection of stunning one- to six-bedroom pool villas, suites and residences, all of which embrace sea views from private pool decks. Nestled in a private bay on Phuket’s quiet and unspoiled northwestern coast, Trisara is a sanctuary of privacy, space and simple good taste. Book a stay for 3 nights or more and receive every 3rd night complimentary. Valid for Travel Now Through 15 Dec 2018 READ MORE
If Dubai is the “center of now,” then Palace Downtown is the resort of the moment. Set upon Burj Khalifa overlooking the magical Dubai Fountain, Palace Downtown Dubai stands as the pinnacle of Middle Eastern opulence — yet displays all the comfort and luxuries of a fine boutique hotel. Book your stay in one of the luxurious suites of Palace Downtown and experience the best Dubai has to offer. 15% Off for all suite categories for a minimum two nights stay. Stay Dates: Now - 20 August 2018 READ MORE
Located on its own island, and surrounded by crystalline turquoise waters, it is a vision of South Seas perfection. Enhance your experience by splitting your time between a stunning Overwater Bungalow and a gorgeous Beach Villa with your own private pool and beach. Spend a couple of nights in each – best of all worlds! 4th night of the stay is complimentary with purchase of three (3) consecutive nights. Valid for Travel Now Through 01 May 2019. READ MORE
The Westin Palace Madrid is ideally located in the heart of Madrid, surrounded by enriching museums like Prado, Reina Sofia and Thyssen-Bornemisza, restaurants and shopping district. This 5-star hotel has thrived since its opening in 1912. Travel July 9th - September and recieve a FREE NIGHT for stays of 4 nights or more. READ MORE
There is a choice of elegant and luxurious accommodation with lake views; seven extravagant suites are located in the castle tower and for the ultimate in privacy, lake cottages along the lakeshore boast a sauna, terrace and open fireplace. Take a break for 4 nights in July at the beautiful located Schloss Fuschl and only pay for 3. READ MORE
Spend a few nights exploring Deià’s art scene followed by a few nights in Florence or start your getaway in Venice, then discover what cities like Portofino, Ravello, and Taormina have to offer. With Belmond's seven-night Grand Tour, choose where you want to stay and for how long. And when you book through your travel through Travel A La Carte, you’ll also receive exclusive amenities! READ MORE
Kids (known to us as ‘Cubs’) aged from 0 - 11 years can stay at Ulusaba for free in 2018, a saving of ZAR 2,500 per child per night! Between the 2nd January - 21st December 2018 up to two children travelling with one or more adults can stay at Rock Lodge at no extra charge. We tailor fantastic programs for the little ones at our Cub's Club... like keeping them out of trouble for a start... and we have rooms especially designed for families. Cubs over the age of 6 can even join the rest of their pride on game drives... READ MORE
Locals claim that “Maui no ka oi” — “Maui is the best” — and those privileged enough to stay at Fairmont Kea Lani would have to agree. Set along sunny Polo Beach and recognized for its attentive service, Fairmont Kea Lani is Hawai'i’s only all-suite-and-villa oceanfront resort. READ MORE
Silversea’s all-inclusive fares offer a value that exemplifies small ship travel at its most divine — an experience that has been ours alone since the very beginning. To further enhance that value, we periodically introduce enticing cruise specials on a variety of selected sailings. Book by January 31st, 2018! READ MORE
Book a four-night stay and receive a complimentary four night.If you love to cook this may be the spot for you! When you aren't learning culinary secrets, enjoy delightful dining experiences at the award-winning restaurants Fantino, The Club Grill and Casitas — the latter of which is Cancun’s only true "restaurant-on-the-beach." Enjoy the beach view from any of the recently renovated rooms or suites, relax in a Beach Villa, explore the nearby ancient Mayan ruins or be pampered in the Kayantá Spa. Includes travel now through Sept 30, 2018. READ MORE
Now is the time and FREE AIR is yours! See the authentic Cuba with FREE round-trip air from Miami to Cuba on any 2018 season departure. In addition to our extensive people-to-people program, you’ll learn from Lindblad’s expert onboard team of naturalists, cultural specialists and a Lindblad-National Geographic certified Photo Instructor—all dedicated to sharing their passion and knowledge with you. READ MORE
Hidden within exotic bamboo jungles, the Four Seasons Tented Camp at Golden Triangle offers all-inclusive packages in sumptuous tented accommodations accompanied by a comprehensive list of activities. Book A Two-Night Stay at Two of the Following Four Seasons destinations (four nights total) and receive a $300 Gift Card to be used during your stay. READ MORE
Prague city tour, Bamberg walking tour, Wurzbug Residenz, Strasbourg canal ride or “Do as the Locals Do” walking tour, Heidelberg city tour, three “Village Days”. READ MORE
Encounter abundant wildlife! Blue-footed boobies. Flightless cormorants. Darwin’s finches. Pink flamingos. Sea lions on beaches or gamboling underwater. Giant tortoises grazing in the highlands. The wildlife of Galápagos is legendary for its uniqueness and lack of fear, allowing you the rare experience of being treated as an equal in the wild world
Book NOW Free Air throughout 2017 & 2018 on select dates on National Geographic Endeavour II & National Geographic Islander. New bookings only; subject to availability. READ MORE
We partner with the world’s leading luxury cruise lines to custom-tailor your at-sea and port experiences. And, as our client, you’ll automatically be eligible for complimentary extras reserved exclusively for TRAVEL À LA CARTE travelers such as: Shipboard credits | TRAVEL À LA CARTE's Virtuoso-exclusive shore excursions | Welcome aboard receptions | Dedicated onboard hosts | Private car & driver | Specialty dining | Pre-paid gratuities
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People who spend their time wisely know that it pays dividends to collaborate with a seasoned industry professional when it comes to fulfilling travel dreams. TRAVEL À LA CARTE will provide personal, completely customized service before, during, and after every trip. Whether you enjoy being involved in your vacation planning, or prefer that someone you trust takes the reins, TRAVEL À LA CARTE is uniquely vested in your RETURN on LIFE® .
1. Personalized Planning | TRAVEL À LA CARTE's clients decide the level of involvement that’s right for them, and this may even vary from trip to trip. If you enjoy research and planning, you’ll have a professional partner. If you prefer having your advisor handle all the details, they can do that, too. Either way, you’ll enjoy quality, customized service.
2. Global Expertise & Connections | TRAVEL À LA CARTE clients view us as a trusted resource whose industry knowledge, global relationships, and personal experience add tremendous value, and makes travel planning more enjoyable. We can validate your own research, and offer insightful recommendations to tailor each trip to your preferences, interests, and budget.
3. Value for the Money | TRAVEL À LA CARTE clients have access to the same (and often better) pricing than available online, and can secure VIP benefits, amenities, access, and extras that you can’t get on your own. To quote Warren Buffet, “Price is what you pay; value is what you get.”
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Virtuoso is a global luxury travel network; it consists of advisors, like TRAVEL A LA CARTE, and their parent agencies (all by invitation), as well as hotels, cruise lines, tour operators, and others who offer destination experiences to travelers (also by invitation). As of 2016, Virtuoso currently operates in over 25 countries and feature more than 9,000 advisors. Our advisors have often traveled to more than 100 countries themselves, booked experiences in as many countries, and specialize in collaborating with you to design travel opportunities you'd never be able to orchestrate yourself online. FIND OUT MORE
In short: you, as a traveler, connect and work with an advisor. The advisor's relationships with properties, tour operators, cruise lines, and other travel partners around the world come back to you in the form of perks, amenities, and benefits. READ MORE
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