Kick-start Ski Season With a Free Night in Salt Lake City!

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 30, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Southwest Airlines Vacations wants travelers to take advantage of the beginning of ski season with one free night in Salt Lake City. Plus, travelers can save an additional $50 per reservation on their ski vacation package.

A new ski season is here, and winter enthusiasts around the country are excited for the fresh snow! The ski lifts and gondolas will start running in just a few weeks, and now is the time for skiers and snowboarders to book an early-season session with Southwest Vacations' Salt Lake City package deal.

Travelers booking a flight plus hotel ski vacation package for four or more nights at any hotel Southwest Vacations offers in Salt Lake City can save $50 per reservation when using promotion code SKISLC at the time of booking. Plus, if they choose to stay at select hotels in the area, they can also enjoy one night free!

Salt Lake City ski vacation packages must be booked between October 26, 2012 and November 15, 2012 by 6 p.m. Central Time for travel November 19, 2012 through February 28, 2013. Blackout dates may apply.

For complete details on this Salt Lake City package deal, visit:

Travel Agents interested in complete details on this offer, should visit:

Not only can travelers get great ski vacation deals with Southwest Vacations, they can also save time and money by bundling lift tickets, ski rentals, or even airport transportation to their ski vacation package. By adding these in advance, travelers can take advantage of discounts that ticket windows may not offer and even avoid long lines when arriving in Salt Lake City.

Travelers can get even more excited about their Salt Lake City ski vacation because they can save up to an additional $120 per person, roundtrip because Bags Fly Free† with Southwest Airlines Vacations! Even ski equipment flies free!

By booking a Salt Lake City package deal, skiers and snowboarders can feel the rush of fresh runs at great area ski resorts such as Snowbird, Alta, Solitude, and Brighton. Plus, the whole family can join together to sip on some sweet hot chocolate after spending the day ice skating, snowshoeing, or even snowmobiling.

Customized Salt Lake City ski vacation packages include roundtrip flight via Southwest Airlines®, hotel accommodations (including taxes), Rapid Rewards® Points on the flight portion, and 24-hour traveler assistance. First and second checked Bags Fly Free—savings of up to $120 per person, roundtrip.† Even ski equipment flies free. Visit the Benefits of Booking a Southwest Vacation page to learn more about everything included in a customized vacation package.

About Southwest Airlines Vacations - Southwest Airlines Vacations offers vacation packages to more than 80 destinations with flight service available from every scheduled Southwest Airlines departure city. Travelers can customize vacation packages to include flight, hotel, car rentals, show tickets, attraction passes, tours, and more. Southwest Airlines Vacations is located in Orlando and operated by The Mark Travel Corporation (TMTC). TMTC is a member of the USTOA $1 Million Traveler's Assistance Program and ASTA TOP. For more information or to make a reservation, please visit: .


$50 promotion code savings apply for flight plus hotel vacation packages of four or more nights at any Salt Lake City area hotel we offer. Savings reflected in package price when using promotion code SKISLC and will also display at checkout. Promotion code intended for redemption by individual consumer only. Savings valid if booked between October 26, 2012 and November 15, 2012 by 6 p.m. Central Time for travel November 19, 2012 through February 28, 2013.

†First and second checked bags. Weight and size limits apply. Snow ski equipment includes: one pair of skis or one snowboard, one set of poles, and one pair of ski/snowboard boots encased in a container(s) acceptable to Carrier. When substituting ski equipment for one free bag, Southwest Airlines allows up to two bags (containing one set of snow skis, ski poles, and ski boots) to count as one item, even if they are packed and tagged separately. Checked baggage fee comparison is based on Southwest = 1st and 2nd bag FREE vs. "The Other Guys" = 1st bag $25/one-way; 2nd bag $35/one-way; or 2 bags $60/one-way and $120/roundtrip. Source:

Seats are limited and may not be available on some flights that operate during peak travel times and holiday periods. Flight and hotel rates may vary by day of the week. Surcharges may apply to weekends, holidays, and convention periods. Flights available on published, scheduled service only. Rates may be subject to change until purchased. All Rapid Rewards rules and regulations apply. Discounts are valid per reservation before taxes are applied. Offer not valid on existing reservations and may not be combined with any other offer. Subject to availability. Restrictions apply. The Mark Travel Corporation is the tour operator for Southwest Airlines Vacations. Now accepting reservations through May 31, 2013. On November 19, 2012, Southwest Airlines will open the schedule for sale through August 9, 2013.

Nicole Roach

This information was brought to you by Cision,c9328324

The following files are available for download:

wkr0006.pdf PDF
[Image] Salt Lake City Package Deal
Source:Southwest Airlines Vacations