Rockies to the Red Rock
Explore the highlights of the Southwest by rail. Enjoy two days of extraordinary landscapes onboard the Rocky Mountaineer day service train sampling the delights of Silver leaf Plus service. Immerse yourself in the natural wonders and history of this spectacular region with awe-inspiring sight-seeing tours and activities.
This fabulous trip begins in Salt Lake City, Utah’s capital and most populous city. The city boasts several options for outdoor adventures in its canyons and mountains. Let’s not forget the Great Salt Lake, which supplies the town with scenic views and loads of water activities.
From there, a ground transfer takes you to Moab – the Adventure Capital of Utah! There’ll be no shortage of activities here to explore the region – including hikes, jeep and horseback rides that lead to incredible views! On the next day, it’s time to board the fabulous Rocky Mountaineer train in Moab and embark on the Rockies to the Red Rock tour, travelling between Moab and Denver. You’ll cross the Utah-Colorado border with stunning mountain views in the background and other extraordinary landscapes including vast canyons, natural archways and enchanting hoodoos. The journey is filled with highlights best seen by train and includes overnight stays in Glenwood Springs and Denver.
After this delightful rail trip, you’ll have another two nights to enjoy the vibrant city of Denver. The Mile-High City has so much to offer: 300 days of sunshine, natural beauties and a thriving cultural and gastronomic scene. Get acquainted with the unique art and history while trying some of the local craft beers at the 100 brewpubs in town. The cherry on top before returning to Dublin!
- Flights from Dublin to Salt Lake City
- Return flights from Denver
- Ground transfer from Salt Lake City to Moab (4.3 hrs)
1 checked bag per person roundtrip
1 NIGHT Hotel in Moab
1 OVERNIGHT in Glenwood Springs
2 NIGHTS in Denver
Silverleaf Plus Service: Meals included on board the train
Onboard Rocky Mountaineer host gratuities
Based on 2 adults sharing
Travelling May 2023
This is an indicative price, please call us to quote you for your chosen date.
Salt Lake City
Moab to Glenwood Springs boarding the Rocky Mountaineer
Glenwood Springs to Denver boarding the Rocky Mountaineer
Day 1-2 Salt Lake City
Begin your trip exploring this exciting urban city.
Overnight Salt Lake City – 2 nights
Day 3 Moab
Enjoy the day exploring Moab and the National parks in the region at your own leisure. Known as the adventure Capital of Utah, there is no shortage of activities to choose from in Moab.
Day 4 Moab to Glenwood Springs boarding the Rocky Mountaineer
Enjoy the morning at your own leisure. Depart Moab in the afternoon and travel onboard Rocky Mountaineer. You’ll ross the Utah-Colorado border with stunning mountain views in the background before arriving back in the resort town of Glenwood Springs.
Day 5 Glenwood Springs to Denver boarding the Rocky Mountaineer
Depart Glenwood Springs and travel onboard Rocky Moutaineer. Take in the spectacular views of rugged canyons and the Colorado River before crossing the Continental Divide. Soon you’ll return to the vibrant city of Denver.
Day 5-7 Denver
Two nights in Denver to enjoy and explore the Mile High City as you wish. Denver has a vibrant cultural scene, historic western heritage sites and lots of sunshine.