Cultural tourism packages offer guests new experience
WORLEY, Idaho (Sept. 15, 2017) — Coeur d’Alene Casino is inviting guests to get out and enjoy the last of the north Idaho summer weather and experience some tribal culture. While the property features odes to the Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s heritage and traditions, guests can now experience even more with the new Cultural Tourism Packages available Sept. 23 through Sept. 27.
Enjoy a day of adventure, culture and tradition with the Wander Package. The day will begin at 10 a.m. at the casino. From there, guests will depart to their choice of day activity which includes a guided hike alongside Coeur d’Alene Lake, strapping on helmets for a guided mountain bike on Trail of the Coeur d’Alenes or enjoy a day of bird watching with a local guide. The Wander Package starts at $40 per person and includes a box lunch and $10 EPC.
Those wishing to more fully immerse themselves in some of the tribal culture can make a night of it by booking the Overnight Wander Package. The expanded package includes amenities for two guests for one night, choice of day activity, box lunch for two and a night of traditional storytelling, dancing and a traditional tribal dinner of smoked huckleberry salmon, fry bread, elk stew, various seasonal sides and New York cheesecake with huckleberry topping. The Overnight Wander Package price varies depending on day of the week and room selection and includes $10 EPC per person.
The Bison Day Package lets guests experience the history and importance of local bison first-hand The day begins with an 11 a.m. departure from Coeur d’Alene Casino to the H2H Bison Ranch for a guided and informative tour, bison burger lunch (vegetarian option available) and $10 EPC are provided. Tickets for the day package are $50.
The Expanded Bison Package delves into even more Coeur d’Alene culture with a 10 a.m. start on day one to the Old Mission Cataldo for a tour and box lunch followed by a night of storytelling, traditional dance and a traditional tribal dinner. Day two begins at 10 a.m. with departure to the H2H Bison Ranch for a guided educational tour and bison burger lunch (vegetarian option available). The package includes a one-night stay at Coeur d’Alene Casino for two and $10 EPC per person. Tickets for the overnight package vary dependent on weeknight and room selection.
Tickets for the Cultural Tourism packages can be purchased at the Coeur d’Alene Casino box office or online at TicketsWest.com. For more information visit CDACasino.com/Cultural-Tourism or call 208-769-2663.
For more information on spa specials, hotel promotions, and upcoming events visit CDACasino.com or call 1-800-523-2464.
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About Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel
Since 1993, the Coeur d’Alene Tribe has operated the Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel, located where sky greets Mt. Tch’mutpkwe, source of the St. Joe River, 25 miles from Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. The resort casino is among the largest employers in North Idaho employing between 1,000-1,200 depending on the season and contributing more than $24 million to education in the region since it opened. Additionally, millions more have gone in support of a wide range of public projects, emergency relief, charities and programs in the Pacific Northwest. The property features 300 rooms and suites, seven distinct restaurants and lounges, 100,000 square feet of gaming space offering more than 1,600 video gaming machines, high stakes bingo and off-track betting, a 15,000 square foot luxury spa voted 1st for “Resort spas that deliver the Ahh Factor” by Spatrips.com (2012), and Circling Raven Golf Club, an 18-hole, par 72 course acclaimed as a “Top 100” course by every major golf publication in the U.S. Like Coeur d’Alene Casino on Facebook or follow us on Twitter. For more information about Coeur d’Alene Casino, visit www.cdacasino.com.