Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Don’t Miss Viator’s Top 10 Member-Only Deals for Next Week!

If you haven’t already heard, Viator’s new Member-Only Deals are designed to reward customer loyalty by bringing our members the most unbeatable deals around the world each week, to help you plan that experience of a lifetime!
Member-Only Deals provide exclusive access to deeply discounted deals you won’t find on any other website, with special discounts on tours and attractions ranging from 20% to 75%! Viator members can enjoy instant, on-the-spot availability – for date-specific, limited time only!
Each week you can choose from a wide array of activities in destinations from San Francisco to Paris, Rome to Sydney and save money on your next trip – including our Top 10 for the week! Best of all, Viator membership is FREE!

UNITED STATES

Miami, Florida
Day Trip to Key West
No visit to South Florida is complete without a journey to Key West! The 12-hour day trip from Miami to Key West is a mesmerizing trip not to be missed. On your way to Key West you’ll cross 42 bridges, including the famous Seven Mile Bridge, whose film credits include True Lies, 2 Fast 2 Furious, the James Bond film Licence to Kill and Up Close & Personal. You’ll hop 32 islands before reaching Key West to experience its Caribbean atmosphere, complete with street artists, outdoor cafes and restaurants. Be sure to check out the Hemingway House and Mallory Square by the historic waterfront. Lunch is not included but there are plenty of restaurants to choose from in Key West during your trip.
Key West Sunset
Taking in the sunset over beautiful Key West, Florida
San Francisco, California
Tour San Francisco by GPS-Guided Car
SF Talking Car
Stopping for a photo opp at the iconic Golden Gate Bridge during a fun GPS-guided car tour
It’s the most exhilarating, entertaining and enlightening way to see San Francisco – the first-ever GPS-guided storytelling car! The clever talking car navigates for you and points out the sights that bring San Francisco to life. Experience what the press is buzzing about, what visitors rave about and what Time Magazine has nominated “as one of the coolest inventions of the year”. This informative custom-narrated tour is the only one of its kind in the nation. It takes you on an unforgettable journey around this beautiful city with clear, concise directions, making exploring San Francisco an easy, fun and unique experience! You can choose to follow the designated route, or make up your own tour of the city.
Las Vegas, Nevada
Experience Las Vegas at Night!
During the Las Vegas Lights Night Tour, you’ll see the Strip at its best – lit up to eternity! Las Vegas comes alive at night, when the lights of the casinos dazzle the dark sky. Your knowledgeable guide on the Las Vegas Lights Night Tour will take you to the best spots for snapping photos and give you insider tips that only locals know. This approximately 3.5-hour, intimate format tour includes stops at the Sirens show at Treasure Island, the erupting volcano at The Mirage, the famous dancing fountains at Bellagio, the iconic neon “Welcome to Las Vegas” sign and the incredible Fremont Street Experience light show.  You’ll also see City Center, the Manhattan skyline at New York-New York and the Eiffel Tower at Paris Las Vegas.
New York City, New York
View the Statue of Liberty on a Harbor Cruise
If your time in NYC is limited, hop aboard for a quick, 75-minute harbor cruise to the Statue of Liberty from Midtown Manhattan. On this fully narrated cruise, your knowledgeable tour guide will bring New York’s sights and fascinating history to life.  You’ll see and hear about the majestic Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the historic immigration center, the World Financial Center and the awesome skyscrapers that give Manhattan the most famous skyline in the world!
Statue of Liberty Cruise
Our primary goal in sight: the Statue of Liberty from cruise boat on the harbor - goose bumps!

EUROPE

Prague, Czechoslovakia
Take in the Sites of Beautiful, Historic Prague
Get your bearings in the romantic city of Prague on this comprehensive two-hour coach tour. This tour is perfect if you have limited time in Prague, the City of a Hundred Spires. This tour gives you an overall view of Prague and its beautiful historic sites, taking you to the most important attractions. The on-board commentary provides essential background to your sightseeing. Highlights include the Prague State Opera, National Museum, Prague Palace, Charles Bridge and Old Town Square.
Budapest, Hungary
Cruise Around Budapest on a Segway!
Starting with a 30-minute orientation session, you will have time practice on the Segways so that you feel comfortable and ready to go out and conquer Budapest! This 2.5 hour morning tour gives you a fantastic orientation of inner Pest and fabulous views of the stunning Buda Castle District. You will glide from the office in the city center to sites including St. Stephen’s Basilica, the Hungarian State Opera House and the Grand Boulevard of Andrassy framed by its tree-lined avenues. Next you’ll cruise through Vorosmarty Square and the Vaci Walking District. Finally, visit Vigado and Danube Promenades, the Chain Bridge, Roosevelt Square and more!
View of Budapest
View of lovely Budapest and the Danube River on Segway tour from the Pest Castle District
Zurich, Switzerland
Iconic Swiss Mountain and Lake Adventure from Zurich
Depart Zurich on this full day coach tour and visit the towering Mount Rigi in the heart of the snow-capped Swiss Alps, with free time by picturesque Lake Lucerne. Drive over Albis Pass and see the panoramic landscapes by shores of the Lake of the Four Cantons before reaching the summer resort town of Weggis. Board Europe’s first ever cog-wheel train from Weggis to the top of Mount Rigi or ‘Queen of the Mountains’. At 6,000 feet (1,800 meters), you’ll feel as though you’re on top of the world!
Choose to spend either one hour or 2.5 hours exploring on your own (with the assistance of itinerary sheets and timetables), before descending. During winter months, rent a sledge or enjoy snowshoeing through a winter wonderland. A one-hour boat ride is also available year round, departing from Vitznau across to Lake Lucerne. Enjoy leisure time in Lucerne, visiting the main sites as you walk the lake’s promenade. Your guide will meet you at the end of the day and escort you by coach back to Zurich.
Mount Rigi
Gorgeous panoramic vista from towering Mount Rigi in the Swiss Alps
An Overview of Must-See Zurich
Visit the ever efficient business and cultural hub of Switzerland on this coach tour that provides an overview of Zurich at its best! Sit back and relax on this approximately 2-hour tour, as your English-speaking guide points out the city’s highlights and must-see attractions. Stop briefly by the lovely Lake before boarding the Dolderbahn (cog-wheel railway) to the Zurichberg district, home of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, where Albert Einstein was both a student and professor. Admire the Chagall windows on Fraumunster Church and take a brief guided stroll with your guide, before your Zurich highlights tour concludes in Old Town.
Upgrade to Include Zurich Zoo
You also have the option to combine your city tour with a visit to Zurich’s famous Zoo (please select the appropriate tour option at time of booking). Situated in a beautiful natural park with 360 species of animals from all over the world, see the popular penguin parade, gorillas, a giant tortoise, red ruffed lemurs, tigers and more! Visit Masoala Hall, set in a glass house to give you the feeling of being in a tropical rain forest.
Limmat River, Zurich
Zurich can look more like a charming hamlet than financial center, nestled aside the Limmat River
Barcelona, Spain
Savor Tasty Tapas and More on Barcelona Walking Tour
What better way to get an overview of fabulous Barcelona than experiencing gourmet food and Catalan culture on a pre-dinner walking tour of its famous tapas bars! Your friendly, knowledgeable guide can also offer suggestions to help you get the most from your stay. You’ll visit a restaurant with a wide selection of local, delectable tapas and enjoy tapas and a glass wine or beer, while your guide provides insights in to the wine, cuisine and Spanish culture.  Wander down Barcelona’s most famous street, La Rambla, with its bird cages, tapas bars and restaurants. Detour to La Boqueria, the famous food market offering a wide array of fresh produce, live seafood, cheeses and meats. Discover the famed Gothic Quarter and the architecture, atmosphere, language and gastronomy unique to Spain. Stop at a Basque bar in a historic 14th-century building and savor four more tasty tapas and a glass of wine, beer or cider.

AUSTRALIA & THE PACIFIC

Auckland, New Zealand
Explore Rugged Coast and Rainforest near Auckland
From Auckland’s largest regional park, Waitakere Ranges Regional Park, you’ll enjoy breathtaking panoramic views, from the Tasman Sea to the Pacific Ocean, including the magnificent traditional Maori carvings standing guard there. Your knowledgeable, highly experienced guide to New Zealand’s wild, rugged West Coast will walk you through the coastal rainforest and explain the local flora and fauna with its giant tree ferns growing alongside picturesque streams. Visit a magnificent beach where you can stroll along the expanse of black sand with enjoy the fresh ocean breeze. Enjoy a Kiwi-style picnic lunch at a scenic location before you journey to an area of untouched original rainforest with mature 1,000-year old Kauri trees found nowhere else in the world, as well as unique native birds.
NZ West Coast Beach
Striking black sand beach along the rugged West Coast of New Zealand, outside Auckland
Please note: Each Member-Only Deal is only valid for the Time/Option and Travel Date listed above. The general activity details following each Member-Only Deal description may list departure times, inclusions, upgrades or features that are not specifically included in the Member-Only Deal.