TRAVEL DEALS

American Southwest, Air, Car, 5 Nights, From $649

Take a spin through the American Southwest—try your luck in Las Vegas before getting in touch with nature at Zion National Park and Flagstaff.

By , Friday, Dec 23, 2011, 10:29 AM

Zion National Park

Bask in the colors of Zion National Park with this Real Deal.

(Courtesy prerakdshah/myBudgetTravel)

The Real Deal Round-trip airfare from Chicago to Las Vegas on Frontier Airlines; airline fuel surcharges; two nights at the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa in Las Vegas; one night at the Cable Mountain Lodge in Springdale—close to Zion National Park; two nights at the Radisson Woodlands Hotel in Flagstaff; and a six-day economy car rental with unlimited mileage, all sales taxes, surcharges, and fees; from $649 per person—including airport taxes and fees.

When Apr. 29, 2012 ($649); check website for additional dates.

Gateways Chicago ($649); additional gateways also available.

The Fine Print Package price includes air taxes and fees. Based on double occupancy; the single supplement is from $450. Read these guidelines before you book any Real Deal.

Book By No deadline; based on availability.

Contact Gate 1 Travel, 800-682-3333, gate1travel.com.

Why It's a Deal A recent Kayak search shows the lowest round-trip airfare from Chicago to Las Vegas starts from $241 in late-April (Virgin America). Add to that $201 per person including taxes for two nights at the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa, $79 per person including taxes for one night at the Cable Mountain Lodge, and $122 per person including taxes for two nights at the Radisson Woodlands Hotel, and you're spending $643 on airfare and accommodations alone. For just $6 more, this package gives you airfare, five nights in three southwestern cities, a six-day car rental, and all taxes and fees.

More Upgrade your vehicle to a mid-size car for from $30.24, a full-size car for from $56.70, or splurge for a standard SUV car rental for from $257.04 extra.

>>Follow @BudgetTravel on Twitter and like us on Facebook for daily deals.