LORETO, Mexico, Aug. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto, the newest member of Villa Group Resorts, today announces a series of new packages to Loreto with air travel provided by Alaska Airlines. The packages are designed to increase access to Loreto, a region which has become increasingly popular with west coast travelers from the U.S.
Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto is offering dedicated packages to travelers with airfare from Alaska Airlines through LAX originating at multiple destinations including Seattle, Portland, Vancouver B.C., the San Francisco Bay Area and the Los Angeles area. Starting November 1, 2012, all packages include specially-reduced pricing on hotel lodging at Villa del Palmar, round trip airfare on Alaska Airlines and a variety of options including spa treatments and unlimited adventure activities. Packages start at under $1,000 per person for a 5 day/4 night stay.
"We created Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto because of its unique beauty, authentic culture, and access to truly unparalleled sporting opportunities," says Owen Perry, owner and president, Villa Group. "Working with Alaska Airlines will allow more travelers easy access to the paradise of Loreto and all that the region as well as our resort has to offer. Villa Group and Alaska Airlines have a common interest in promoting the destination. We're glad to have a partner like Alaska Airlines as they clearly have the same commitment to Loreto and local community as we do."
The Islands of Loreto, located on the east coast of the Baja California Peninsula on the Sea of Cortez, is known for its quiet beaches, scenic vistas, rich history and astounding natural habitats. The region caters to adventurous travelers looking to explore the many outdoor opportunities including snorkeling, hiking, diving and mountain biking, as well as people looking for a getaway where they can enjoy the beauty and authentic culture of the region without the commotion of heavily-trafficked Mexican destinations.
The destination is fast becoming an alternative for travelers looking for a slower pace with all the options and amenities they have come to expect from a vacation in Mexico.
Packages offered through Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto to commemorate the new joint agreement are currently being sold through January 31, 2013.
For more information about Villa del Palmar and Alaska Airlines' packages and to book, visit http://www.villadelpalmarloreto.com/ or call 866.209.0726 from the U.S. or 855.440.5590 from Canada.
ABOUT VILLA DEL PALMAR
Baja's First Million Star Resort
Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto is a self-contained destination resort on the Sea of Cortez, off the eastern coast of the Baja peninsula overlooking Danzante Island (one of five in the region). It features 181 new, spacious, beautifully appointed one, two and three bedroom villas with balconies, stunning ocean views, mountain views, outstanding restaurants, an attentive English-speaking staff, four swimming pools, beautiful beaches and a mild and warm climate year-round.
Guests can enjoy scuba and snorkeling tours in the protected Marine Park within the five prominent Loreto Islands, horseback riding, swimming, world-class fishing (catch a Dorado and bring it home to have a Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto chef prepare it for you), paddle boarding, kayaking, whale watching and mountain biking. With complimentary shuttle service, guests can explore the historic town at the Islands of Loreto and visit the 1697 mission that made the town famous. The area is also known for its wildlife, including the 900 species of fish off the coast and in an area that has been declared a World Heritage Site. Hotel perks include a spa and fitness center, massages, salsa dance lessons and movie nights for children.
For additional information on Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto, visit www.villadelpalmarloreto.com or call toll free USA 866-209-0726, toll free CAN 855-440-5590.
The New York Times lists Loreto in its Top Ten Places to go in 2011. The travel article featuring The Islands of Loreto, Baja California South, Mexico ranked first among readers. The Villa Group offers high-end, family-oriented resort vacations in idyllic settings along the Mexican coastline. Its first property of eight was Villa del Palmar Puerto Vallarta. Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto opened in March 2011; Paul Moreno serves as the Vice President of Operations. Website: www.villadelpalmarloreto.com or our toll free number (888) 844-8169.
The Islands of Loreto is known as a safe vacation destination for travel.
SOURCE Villa Group Resorts