*Outdoor Traveler Destinations is offering a horseback-riding package starting at $106 per night per couple with tax. Package includes a queen hotel room at the Shenandoah Crossings in Gordonsville, Va., and a 45-minute trail ride for two. Priced separately, deal would cost $190. Also, stay up to three extra nights for $68 per night, including taxes. Deal valid through Nov. 18.
More info: (888) 760-8188,
*Villa Castellamonte, an eight-bedroom, 10-bathroom beachfront vacation rental on the Dominican Republic's north coast, is offering half-price discounts through Dec. 16. Prices start at $1,100 per night, with a three-night minimum; mandatory gratuities are an additional 12 percent. The Italianate-style villa, located within a gated community, accommodates up to 16 and includes a full staff and concierge. A mandatory meal plan is $65 per adult and $35 per child per day. Info: (888) 589-8455, www.villa-castellamonte.com.
*Two passengers cruise for the price of one on two 2011 Avalon Waterways' departures aboard the new Avalon Panorama. Promo applies to the 12-night Blue Danube Discovery cruise from Budapest departing Nov. 14; price for first passenger starts at $3,039 plus $98 port charges, and second passenger pays port charges only. Promo also extends to the four-night Christmas in Alsace & Germany cruise from Basel, Switzerland, to Frankfurt departing Dec. 18; price for first passenger starts at $1,099 plus $56 port charges, companion pays port charges. Two-for-one offer applies to all cabin categories except Royal suites. Deadline to book is Oct. 11. Info: (877) 797-8791,
*Aer Lingus Vacation store has launched an Ancestry Package that includes a one-hour private consultation with a professional genealogist. The deal, which starts at $899 double plus $49 taxes, also includes round-trip airfare from New York to Dublin, one night at the Shelbourne Hotel, a voucher for five nights' lodging usable at any of hundreds of bed-and-breakfast inns throughout Ireland; and weeklong manual economy car rental. Priced separately, package would cost about $364 more per couple. Best prices are for Sunday through Thursday departures Nov. 1 through Feb. 29. Book by calling (800) 495-1632 or online at www.aerlingusvacationstore.com/vacations/discover-roots-pkg.
Deals sell out and availability cannot be guaranteed. Some restrictions may apply.