Mountains & Masterpieces Luxury Guided Motorcycle Tour

High mountain summits, deep river gorges and the pueblos of Santa Fe await the culturally curious rider on this motorcycle tour through Colorado and New Mexico. Spend two days exploring the second-largest art market in the world, Santa Fe, or ride the highlands in this magical region of the American Southwest. Royal treatment at world-renowned resorts, and luxury spas add magic and authenticity to your experience.

This exciting guided tour takes you over the continental divide five times, winds through five deep canyons and summits an additional twelve majestic mountain passes. Throughout this tour of Colorado and New Mexico, you’ll be safely led by experienced ride hosts. Discover unbounded landscapes, fine art treasures, and the unique culture and cuisine of the American West. This premium motorcycle tour offers the perfect package for the lover of life’s finest — an idyllic experience for solo riders and couples alike.


Dates:                                July 9 – July 17, 2016
Location:                          Begins and ends in Denver, Colorado
Ride Days:                        8 days: 1,835 miles/2,953 kilometers

TOUR COST:                     $7,950; Reserve Your 2016 Journey Today

Includes:                          All airport transfers, luxury lodging costs, spa treatments, most meals, all fuel, all park entrance fees, fishing,  rafting, horseback riding, and other recreation and entertainment options.

Rent a Harley:                   $1,460 bike w/insurance for Primary Guest
Bring a Companion:        $    995 share a room; includes all amenities and attractions
Companion Bike:             $1,695 includes bike w/insurance, additional fuel, maintenance, and park fees

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Daily Itinerary

Day 1

Guest chauffeur service to:
Motorcycle orientation and fitting
Hotel property


Accommodations & Amenities:
Downtown Denver Luxury Hotel & Spa
Rider reception, orientation and introductions
Tour discussion, safety and comfort topics

Day 2

South Park
Cripple Creek, Colorado
• Historic gambling town
Garden of the Gods
• Magical rock formations
Pikes Peak Summit, Colorado
• Ride the World Hill Climb route
Colorado Springs, Colorado


Accommodations & Amenities:
5 Luxury Hotel & Spa
Shop, dine, relax

Day 3

Royal Gorge
Arkansas River Canyon
Monarch Pass
Crested Butte, Colorado
Taylor River Canyon
Cottonwood Pass
Nathrop, Colorado


Accommodations & Amenities:
Hot Springs Resort & Spa on the continental divide
Secluded luxury resort and spa
On the continental divide

Day 4

Poncha Pass
San Luis Valley
• UFO sighting legends
Great Sand Dunes National Monument, Colorado
Santa Fe National Forest
Taos, New Mexico
Santa Fe, New Mexico


Accommodations & Amenities:
Luxury 5 Star Resort & Spa in the historic village
Legendary American Southwest
Fine dining
Art galleries

Day 5

Santa Fe freestyle ride day:
Solo or escorted


Tours and Activities in Santa Fe:
Art galleries
Theater and opera
Relax at the spa
Pueblo tours
Explore magical lands

Accommodations & Amenities:
Luxury 5 Star Resort & Spa in the historic village
Legendary American Southwest
Fine dining
Art galleries

Day 6

Espanola, New Mexico
• Spectacular food
Pueblos & Reservations
Chama, New Mexico
• Historic train grade
Rio Grande River
Wolf Creek Pass
• Continental divide crossing
Durango, CO


Accommodations & Amenities:
Historic Western Hotel
Western Victorian Elegance
Historic Restaurant and Saloon

Day 7

Coal Bank Pass
Molas Pass
Red Mountain Pass
Ouray, Colorado
• Little Switzerland
McClure Pass
• Redstone Castle
Maroon Bells
Aspen, Colorado


Accommodations & Amenities:
Luxury 5 Star Resort
Heart of the vibrant restaurant and arts village

Day 8

Independence Pass
Tennessee Pass
Vail, Colorado
Gore Pass
Rabbit Ears Pass
Arapaho National Forest
Steamboat Springs, Colorado


Accommodations & Amenities:
5 Star Resort
Shop, dine, relax

Day 9

Rabbit Ears Pass
Grand Lake, Colorado
Trail Ridge Road summit
• Highest paved road in the U.S.
• Continental divide crossing
Rocky Mountain National Park
Estes Park, Colorado
Peak-to-Peak Highway
Black Hawk, Colorado


Accommodations & Amenities:
Downtown Denver Luxury Hotel & Spa
Farewell reception
Exchange contact information
Business close-out tasks

Sample the Mountains & Masterpieces Premium Guided Motorcycle Tour

Click the dots or arrows on the gallery for a sampling of this magical motorcycle tour. Enjoy:

– Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado, with the highest road in the U.S.A.
– Seventeen mountain passes, five deep canyons
– Aspen’s vibrant nighlife
– Historic mining towns
– Ski-area playgrounds
– Incredible dining opportunities
– The oldest settlement in America
– Durango of the Old West
– Open roads, incredible scenery
– Two days of luxury in Santa Fe
– Ride the spine of the Rockies
– The jaw-dropping Million Dollar Highway
– Secluded Resorts
– And so very much more.

Mountains & Masterpieces Luxury Guided Motorcycle Tour Route Map

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