Let WARTHER TOURS take you on a personally designed adventure through the majestic state of Colorado, the premier destination for rail excursions in the United States. The nine day tour features quality accomodations at only the best hotels. Some include the award winning Wine Country Inn (Palisade), Historic Strater Hotel (Durango), and the Historic Cliff House at Pikes Peak which have beautifully appointed guest rooms for your stay.
WARTHER TOURS specially designed railroad tour winds you through scenic sections of the Colorado countryside, only experienced by rail and unique to train travel, allowing you to view grand landscapes of the American West. One evening you’ll even dine on the rim of a spectacular and breathtaking canyon. Now that’s “fine dining!”
Train rides include the Georgetown Loop with grades of up to 4%, the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge RR, the Cumbres & Toltec which is one of the highest and longest narrow gauge RR. Your final ride will be on the Pikes Peak Cog Wheel RR, the highest cog wheel in the U.S.
Many unique experiences await you on this Colorado tour. You’ll visit the Colorado National Monument Park where towering monoliths exist within a vast plateau and canyon panorama. Walk through the Mesa Verde National Park which is famous for the cliff dwellings built by the Pueblo people over 800 years ago. Explore the Garden of the Gods with its dramatic views, 300 foot towering sandstone rock formations, and watch rock climbers perfect their skills. A visit to the Air Force Academy and their world famous chapel brings the tour to a perfect end.
As your tour winds down, you’ll understand that John Denver’s song “Rocky Mountain High” really is a tribute to the beauty of the high country and the night sky you’ll find there.
$ 2495.00 Per Person DBL (plus air)
$ 600.00 Single Supplement
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New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663