Destination Discoveries - Bragging rights to take home

"20 years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do." – Mark Twain

Now is the perfect time to learn something new and add to your list of life experiences. Embark upon unique adventures and discovery with Destination Hotels & Resorts. Explore our collection of learning vacations to see what you can show off or brag about when you get home!

  • Trainer for a Day
  • Kids Rodeo
  • Wellness
  • Cooking Classes
  • Art Classes
Santa Fe Treasure Hunting Family Package - Inn and Spa at Loretto

Embark on an Indiana Jones style adventure with the Inn and Spa at Loretto’s Treasure Hunting Family Package. You’ll begin your journey at the historic Inn and Spa at Loretto, a property riddled with mystery and ancient folklore. Upon arrival you’ll receive a copy of the book “The Thrill of the Chase” by noted author and archeologist Forrest Fenn. The clues contained inside this legendary book lead to an actual treasure hidden within the Rocky Mountains. Spend the day following Forrest’s clues to see if you can unlock the secret location of this highly sought after treasure, valued at more than 2 million dollars. After your day of thrilling adventure, return to find a sweet reward waiting in your room!

Destination Discoveries - Cooking Classes and Farm Tours - Destination Resorts Hawaii

Make 2015 a year of discovery with a learning vacation with Destination Resorts Hawaii! Take a handcrafted Farm-to-Table cooking class in Maui using fresh ingredients from the island. Adventure around the island, along the coast and into the mountains Upcountry, with tours of Maui's farms and vineyards.

SeaWorld Beluga Whale Immersion Program - Paradise Point

The best way to learn about marine life? Get in the water! Enter a pool alongside Beluga whales as SeaWorld trainers teach you feeding, training and communication techniques for various marine mammals.

Vail Backcountry Snowshoe and Cross Country Skiing - Destination Resorts Vail

Stay active this winter and learn a new way to enjoy the great outdoors. Try a snowshoe tour or cross country ski lesson in the breathtaking Rocky Mountains.

Stars, Constellations, Planets and Black Holes in Chapel Hill, NC! - The Carolina Inn

Immerse yourself in an enriching outer space experience in Chapel Hill, North Carolina with a visit to the Morehead Planetarium to learn about stars, constellations, planets, black holes and more!

Nature Classes at Desert Botanical Garden - Tempe Mission Palms® Hotel and Conference Center

In a breathtaking setting among desert plants and wildflowers, take classes in nature photography, bird watching, cooking, and weekend science exploration for children.

Buddy Golf - Lansdowne Resort

Whether you’re planning a guy’s getaway or a father-son weekend, our Buddy Golf package is a great way to spend a long weekend or mid-week vacation on Lansdowne Resort's championship golf courses, managed by Troon Golf. Enjoy two championship 18-hole courses and our family-friendly nine-hole Greg Norman Sharkbite Course. This quality golf experience in Northern Virginia offers you the perfect buddy golf escape.

Destination Discoveries: Aqua Terra Adventure at Terranea - Terranea Resort

Every season is just as beautiful as the next at Terranea.

"Music to My Ears" Featuring the Musical Instrument Museum - Royal Palms Resort and Spa

Enjoy a world of music at Phoenix's renowned Musical Instrument Museum with Royal Palms Resort's new experience package.

Art and Soul of Santa Fe™ Package - Inn and Spa at Loretto

It could be said that Santa Fe and art are intrinsically intertwined. Internationally recognized as one of the world's top three art markets, Santa Fe houses one of the largest concentrations of artists, galleries, museums and schools in its modest 37.4 square miles. The Inn and Spa at Loretto's Art and Soul experiential package invites guests to the epicenter of artistic inspiration and gives visitors the opportunity to take their appreciation of art to the next level. With this package, guests will visit the only museum dedicated to Georgia O'Keeffe, indulge in a healing art spa experience, and enjoy a one-on-one with one our premier Artists in Residence to create their own Santa Fe work of art.

Destination Discoveries: Explore Vermont - Stowe Mountain Lodge®

Discover the best of what Stowe Mountain Lodge has to offer with this personalized package that will give visitors a taste of authentic Vermont and the Green Mountains.

Adventure for All Ages in Lake Tahoe - Resort at Squaw Creek

Enjoy a family vacation in Lake Tahoe that gets you out and about exploring the mountains and streams surrounding our Squaw Valley resort.

Love in the Lowcountry Charleston, SC Couples Getaway Package - Wild Dunes® Resort

Make new memories together in the beautiful salt marshes and barrier islands of the South Carolina Lowcountry with this all-new getaway package for couples to explore Charleston, SC - with new signature local activities ideal for active explorers or couples craving quality time together!

Destination Discoveries: Island Origins - Paradise Point

Discover the roots of herbal healing with this unique experience combining a guided tour through 44 acres of tropical foliage and a visit to an award-winning spa.

Destination Discoveries - Discover the Pacific Northwest near Seattle - Suncadia Resort®

Have the vacation that will keep you talking for months!

On day one, strap on a pair of binoculars and walking shoes to hit the trail in search of local and migratory birds of the West. On the next, take a guided hike in the Cascade Mountains near Seattle.

Destination Discoveries: Adventure at Altitude Package in Vail, Colorado - Vail Cascade

Surrounded by the grandeur of the White River National Forest, Vail provides the ideal starting point for your next winter journey. Create your own epic adventure as you discover why Vail, Colorado is "Like Nothing on Earth".

Destination Discoveries: Discover Vail with Apex Mountain School - Destination Resorts Vail

Stay active this winter and learn a new way to enjoy the great outdoors. Skin into the back country with trained guides, and enjoy untracked lines and solitude in Vail, Colorado's alpine terrain.

Destination Discoveries: America’s Coolest City - The Embassy Row Hotel

Washington, D.C. was named "No. 1 Destination to Visit in 2015," and The Embassy Row Hotel is ready to show you hidden gems in the nation's capital. Immerse yourself into D.C.'s diverse culture and the trendsetting Dupont Circle neighborhood.

Destination Discoveries: Discover Colorado - The Inverness Hotel and Conference Center

Visit the Inverness Hotel in Denver, CO to learn how we make the Ultimate Manhattan. Enjoy a one-on-one experience with one of our professional bartenders as you learn how we use local spirits and old-age secrets to create this delicious drink.

Explore Your Tastebuds Package - Motif Seattle

Explore your tastebuds with a one-of-a-kind culinary experience with Chef Charlotte. You’ll experience a private 3 course meal, completely personalized just for you, curated from all locally sourced and organic food from Pike Place Market. Allow your senses to take you on a food tour with Chef Charlotte as your personal guide, as she educates and delights you on the local cuisine of the Pacific Northwest. Immerse yourself in this uniquely Seattle experience.

Spring Training Package - InterContinental® Tampa

Score Big Savings by Sliding Into InterContinental Tampa’s Spring Training package!

Destination Discoveries | Lapidus of Luxury - Eden Roc Miami Beach

Celebrating Miami’s Iconic Designs of the 1950s & 1960s

Destination Discoveries: Arizona Craft Brewery Tour - Tempe Mission Palms® Hotel and Conference Center

Get ready to experience some real flavor with the Arizona Craft Brewery Tour!

Destination Discoveries: Snowmass Ice Age Adventure - Destination Resorts Snowmass

In October 2010, a bulldozer operator working in Snowmass Village at Ziegler Reservoir uncovered the tusk of a young female mammoth. Over the next 10 months, the Denver Museum of Nature & Science conducted its largest-ever fossil excavation, yielding a treasure trove of well-preserved Ice Age fossils. Our package introduces you to the Snowmass Ice Age Discovery Center, provides you with activities appropriate for the whole family, and delivers a souvenir to remember your unique experience.



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