Holiday Travel Promotions for Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Planning a trip for the holidays?  Or maybe you want to plan ahead for 2020 and don't have time to sort through all of the special Black Friday and Cyber Monday promotions that are popping up this this holiday season?


Looking for a deal on travel?  You’re in luck because Black Friday is tomorrow, with Cyber Monday hot on its heels, followed by Travel Tuesday on December 3rd, which is one of the best days of the year to get amazing deals on hotels, cruises, airlines and more.

Check out my curated list of some great promotions and deals available from hotels, holiday gift ideas and more!  Included below is a roundup of some of the best deals ranging from hotels, vacation packages, cruises, flights and travel related holiday gift ideas:

Holiday Gift Ideas
Flytographer
Flytographer works with professional photographers in over 300 cities across the globe. The shoots are short, fun and natural in style, and their over 500 local photographers have been carefully vetted for talent and personality. They act like a local friend, strolling around & sharing insider tips as they snap beautiful memories that capture your vacation story forever.


Flytographer believes memories are the best souvenirs, and connecting with a local is part of the vacation magic. If you believe that too, you will love Flytographer. Packages include a beautiful online gallery like this or this to view and share your photos, and a link to download your high-res images in one click (sent by email 5 days after your shoot).

Walks Tours
If you are planning a trip Europe (or other big cities Walks covers), I highly recommend checking out the tours they offer - you will not be disappointed!!

 

Taking an all-day tour or anything in between is a great way to get a quick orientation of the city you are visiting and allows you to see a lot of sights in a short amount of time.  Once you have all of that insider knowledge from a local expert you can come back and explore at your leisure!

CityPass
If you're planning a trip to one of the cities below and want to save money on multiple attractions, be sure to check out the Go City Card and the different options they offer.  You can save up to 50% compared to buying separate tickets at the attractions and receive a free full-color guide book with your purchase.

Destinations include: Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York City, Hawaii, Orlando, San Diego, San Francisco, Las Vegas, London and Washington DC.


CityPASS is a ticket booklet containing an actual admission ticket to the top attractions in each city. With CityPASS, you pay one substantially reduced price and avoid main entrance ticket lines at most attractions.

Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet offers great guide books (digital and paperback), expert advice, travel tips, destination information and inspiration for your next trip.  They also have great kids books (which I have purchased) and other gift ideas perfect for the traveler in your life.

With 40% off everything, it’s the perfect place to discover that gift for someone special, or to treat yourself with ideas and inspiration for your next adventure.

 

Take your pick from destination guidebooks and mouthwatering foodie titles to children’s books, coffee table tomes, phrasebooks, stationery and more.

Herschel
Driven to provide the everyday traveler with the perfect bags and accessories, Herschel Supply’s Classic Collection has been thoughtfully designed from the ground up to include details that aid in daily journeys. Featuring timeless silhouettes inspired by the world around us, each piece evokes a bit of nostalgia yet offers modern functionality. The Herschel Supply Classic Collection continues to redefine timeless design while maintaining a fine regard for detail.



Hotel Promotions

Virtuoso travel advisors have global connections to make your trip better. When you check in, you’re a VIP and can expect exclusive amenities such as room upgrade on arrival, daily breakfast, resort credits, early check-in/late checkout, spa treatment credits, special Virtuoso experiences and more!




As a Travel Advisor - I have access to Virtuoso hotel amenities, Marriott STARS, Marriott Luminous, Hyatt Prive (coming soon!), and other promotions offered by hotels.  So if you are planning a trip be sure to reach out to see if I can help offer any more value for your stay! 

There are great promotions and free night offers available for luxury hotels (4 and 5 star) through Virtuoso and include (but not limited to) the Royal Hawaiian, Kahala Hotel, Mauna Lani, and many more!  I wish there was a list available of all of the available promotions, but you can always search my Virtuoso hotel site for more information: Virtuoso Hotel Catalog


Here a few some other great promotions underway for the holidays (some of these can be stacked with Virtuoso amenities, so be sure to message me if you're interested in booking a stay!)

Auberge Resorts
Save up to 50% - Book by December 8th, 2019
Chart your own course this holiday season. Seek adventure at its peak in Park City. Live the carefree life in Los Cabos. Discover a favorite vintage in Napa Valley. Find your Piko in Hawaii. Make unforgettable memories in the world's most sought-after destinations. The world is waiting to be explored.

IHG Hotels
InterContinental Hotels Group: The Cyber Sale runs through Dec. 17 and allows guests to save at least 20 percent on hotel stays at IHG hotels across the globe, for stays starting November 14th to May 31st, 2020. The sale is eligible on all brands including, Kimpton, Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express, InterContinental and more.  And for IHG Rewards Club members that book during the sale you can earn up to 4x the points.


The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Autograph Collection is a unique luxury resort, hotel and casino located in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip.  From its oversized residential-styled living spaces featuring private terraces with breathtaking views of the Las Vegas skyline, overall ambiance and atmosphere, you know you’ve arrived at the perfect Las Vegas destination hotel!


Book one night, get one night free available from November 25th through December 4th for stays from December 10th through February 29th

The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort - Big Island of Hawaii
This spectacular oceanfront resort on the Big Island’s Kohala Coast is offering “The Westin Hapuna Experience Package.” with rates starting as low as  $299, plus extras for stays of six nights or more: 25% off your guest room or suite, 25% off green fees at Mauna Kea Golf Course and Hapuna Beach Golf Course and more.  The deal is valid for stays through July 31, 2020.


Andaz Costa Rica Resort at Peninsula Papagayo – Costa Rica
This 1,400-acre resort is tucked away in the cool tropics of Costa Rica’s Peninsula Papagayo and currently offering 40% off standard rates for stays of four nights or more when booking November 29th to December 5th for travel dates between January 10th and December 20th, 2020.


Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort (Maui, Hawaii)
Receive 25% off best available rates and 50% off resort fees when booking between November 29th. and December 15th for stays from November 29 to November 20th, 2020.


Vail Resorts
Vail Resorts Hospitality properties are offering discounted lodging deals at the slopes this winter. Rates are up to 40% off and will give you the opportunity to stay at Breckenridge, Vail, Beaver Creek, Keystone, Crested Butte, Park City, Kirkwood, Northstar, Heavenly, Whistler Blackcomb and Okemo.


This sale kicks off on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, and will run through Monday, Dec. 2, 2019.

Cruise Line Promotions
Royal Caribbean Cruise Line
A Royal Caribbean International cruise vacation is an adventure for all ages.  From the young to the young-at-heart, there truly is something for everyone - and with so much included it's a great value.


Norwegian Cruise Line
Get 30% off for guests in staterooms, plus options for free open bar, free specialty dining, free excursions, free Wi-Fi and free kids fares on select cruises.


Wholesale Tour Operators
As a Travel Advisor - I have access to Virtuoso hotel amenities, Marriott STARS, Marriott Luminous, Hyatt Prive (coming soon!), and other great deals available from Cruise Lines, Tour Operators, On-Site Suppliers, Airlines, and other Travel Suppliers such as Delta Vacations, Pleasant Holidays, Journese, Blue Sky Tours, Travel Impressions, and many more!

If you're planning a trip, be sure to send me a message and see if there any great promotions or offers you can take advantage of.

Here is an example of promotions I see all the time from one tour operator I've used to help clients find the best value for their trip, Pleasant Holidays:


Flight Promotions
Airlines are offering some travel deals on flights (sales and reduced mile awards).  The best bet is to check each individual airlines website of if you have a trip coming up, I recommend using the Google Flights tool to search all airlines to see if there any special savings available for your trip.


Hawaiian Airlines is having a pre-Black Friday Sale and Cyber Monday sale offering discounts on flights to Hawaii starting at $278 roundtrip - Hawaiian Airlines Black Friday Week Fares Starting From $278 RT!


Disney
And last but not least, if you're planning a trip to Disneyland, Disney World, Aulani or planning a Disney Cruise, now is a great time to book your Disney Vacation, as there a few great offers currently available on all Disney products that include: