6 Day Red Rocks Explorer -Denver to Salt Lake City

Explore the highlights of the Southwest by motorcoach and rail. This journey includes a scenic motorcoach sightseeing transfer from Moab to Salt Lake City, and two days of extraordinary landscapes onboard Rocky Mountaineer. Includes overnight stays in Denver, Glenwood Springs, Moab and Salt Lake City.

Available in SilverLeaf and SilverLeaf Plus Service, this Rocky Mountaineer rail route is filled with natural marvels best seen by train. Enjoy premium craft cocktails, an elevated food experience, an outdoor viewing platform and a featured lounge car with additional space and a dedicated mixologist.

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Travel Summary

  • Day 1: Denver arrival - overnight in Denver
  • Day 2: Rocky Mountaineer from Denver to Glenwood Springs - overnight in Glenwood Springs
  • Day 3: Rocky Mountaineer from Glenwood Springs to Moab - overnight in Moab
  • Day 4: Free day to explore Moab - overnight in Moab
  • Day 5: Motorcoach or Flightseeing transfer to Salt Lake City – overnight in Salt Lake City
  • Day 6: Salt Lake City departure

Daily Itinerary

Day 1 - Denver Arrival

Arrive in Denver and spend time exploring the scenic and exciting city. Overnight in Denver.

Day 2 - Rocky Mountaineer from Denver to Glenwood Springs

Depart Denver and travel onboard Rocky Mountaineer. Cross the Continental Divide as you take in the spectacular views of rugged canyons and the Colorado River before arriving at the resort town of Glenwood Springs. Overnight in Glenwood Springs.

Day 3 - Rocky Mountaineer from Glenwood Springs to Moab

Depart Glenwood Springs and travel onboard Rocky Mountaineer. Cross the Colorado-Utah border with stunning mountain views in the background. Red sandstone landscapes emerge as you approach Moab.

Day 4 - Moab

Enjoy the day exploring the Scarlet City at your own leisure. Known as the Adventure Capital of Utah, there is no shortage of activities to choose from in Moab.

Day 5 - Moab to Salt Lake City

Travel from Moab to Salt Lake City on a scenic sightseeing motorcoach transfer. Overnight in Salt Lake City.

*A Flightseeing Transfer to Salt Lake City is also available on select dates. Please let us know if you prefer this option.

Day 6 - Salt Lake City departure

Your journey ends upon checkout from your Salt Lake City hotel.

What's Included

  • 2 day Rocky Mountaineer SilverLeaf or SilverLeaf Plus Service
  • 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch
  • 5 nights hotel accommodation
  • Rail station transfers in Denver, Glenwood Springs and Moab
  • Motorcoach or Flightseeing Transfer from Moab to Salt Lake CIty
  • Independent Tour

Not Included

  • Transportation to Denver hotel
  • Meals, other than onboard the Rocky Mountaineer
  • Gratuities for rail, hotel and transfer staff
  • Sales tax

2023 Pricing Estimate - US Dollars

SilverLeaf Train Service

SilverLeaf Plus Train Upgrade

Double Occupancy

Single Occupancy

Per Person

April - October

$2666 USD

$3762 USD

+$520 USD

  • Prices for triples and quads are available, please contact us for details.
  • Prices are per person and are subject to an additional sales tax.
  • Children are subject to standard pricing.
  • Prices are an estimate and may vary slightly from departure to departure. Please contact us for an exact quote and availability.

The SilverLeaf Plus Upgrade Includes all of the benefits of SilverLeaf Service, plus exclusive access to the lounge car. Featuring signature cocktails, the lounge car offers additional space indoors to relax and soak in the scenery as it passes you by, as well as a small outdoor viewing area. Also, enjoy an elevated dining experience with an additional course during select meals, and premium alcoholic beverages.