To taste your way around the world is an experience that truly connects you to the people and culture of newfound places in ways nothing else can. Whether you’re planning your next adventure or dreaming of your last trip, here are some of Xanterra’s favorite destinations to savor, without ever leaving the comfort of your own kitchen.
Want to feel like you’ve traveled to an exotic vacation spot—without leaving the country? Book a trip to one of these incredible domestic vacation destinations and prepare to be wowed.
Sit back, relax and let someone else take care of the details. Our tour company partners make flying easy. They arrange your flights, provide your tickets, and monitor for schedule changes and delays. Enjoy the peace of mind that comes with knowing a team of professionals is managing and monitoring your air arrangements.
Visit the home of North America’s tallest mountain at Denali National Park, watch a humpback whale breach off the bow of your yacht-style cruise ship, immerse yourself in native culture at a recreated Athabascan Indian camp, and so much more.
Sit back, relax and let someone else take care of the details. Our tour company partners make flying easy. They arrange your flights, provide your tickets, and monitor for schedule changes and delays. Rather hit the road? We’ve got a little help, a lot of inspiration, and everything you need to plan a Californian road trip and get started on the journey of a lifetime.
Cycle through landscapes of lush vineyards, golden hills, dense forests and dramatic ocean shores, indulge in lunch and a leisurely afternoon on the Napa Valley Wine Train, go wine tasting in Sonoma Valley, and much more.
It wouldn’t be a visit to California without indulging in the incredible wine culture. Looking to shake things up? Try this wine cocktail recipe, courtesy of The Oasis at Death Valley.
4oz white wine
Serve over ice in wine glass
Need a Change of Scenery? There’s nothing like the feeling you get from a good old-fashioned American road trip. You can make as many or as few plans as you like. We’ve got a little help, a lot of inspiration, and everything you need to plan a Grand Canyon road trip and get started on the journey of a lifetime.
The historic Grand Canyon Railway has enchanted millions of people from around the world since 1901. Enhance your Grand Canyon experience with an entertaining train ride featuring western musicians and cowboy characters on vintage rail cars, or book your very own private charter—perfect for celebrating a wedding, birthday, anniversary, retirement, class reunion, or other milestone moments.
A beloved national park, UNESCO World Heritage Site, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, and one of the most visited tourist attractions in the world. Dust off your wide angle lens, lace up your hiking boots, and sharpen your curiosity to learn more about the history that shaped this area and its people.
Along the Southern Rim of Arizona’s Grand Canyon sits a beautiful chalet, built out of limestone and Oregon pine called El Tovar hotel. The salmon tostada is the restaurant’s signature dish, consisting of a salmon fillet topped with fire-roasted corn salsa and lime-infused sour cream, on a bed of greens and baked corn tortillas. Even if you can’t make it to the Grand Canyon, you can transport yourself there by making El Tovar’s salmon tostada at home.
With a single call, your travel professional or a Windstar Vacation Planner can take care of every aspect of your vacation, including air travel, ground transportation, and more.
Windstar’s small cruise ships and personalized approach bring you closer to every Caribbean port, so you can see the destination from new perspectives. Share intimate moments away from the crowds, and immerse yourself in local, exotic cultures, all on a cruise ship where surprise and delight are constant companions.
Bask on remote beaches, board a private speedboat bound for a private beach, snorkel among incredible sea life, and enjoy all that your yacht-style vessel has to offer, including incredible dining, luxurious amenities, and much more.
Executive Windstar Chef Gerard shares his recipes for Chicken and Seafood Jambalaya, which is typically served during our onboard barbecue, and a refreshing Ti Punch, a traditional cocktail served in the French Caribbean. If you don’t have a Caribbean voyage booked already, this will definitely transport you there!
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