Alaska National Parks Tour Itinerary
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Day 1 - Monday
Fly into Anchorage, Alaska’s largest city. Upon arrival into Anchorage you will be met by a local representative and transfer to your hotel. Overnight Anchorage.
Day 2 - Tuesday
Breakfast is included this morning. Enjoy a brief city tour of Anchorage, which includes the historic downtown district. Included visit to the Anchorage Museum, a world-class museum which seeks to preserve, exhibit and interpret the art and history of Alaska. Board the deluxe motorcoach for today’s grand adventure to Seward, gateway to the Kenai Fjords National Park. As you travel along the scenic Turnagain Arm, keep an eye out for Dall sheep high up in the rocky cliffs, as well as moose, bear and eagle on your journey. Welcome dinner included this evening. Overnight Seward.
Meal: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 3 - wEDNESDAY
Breakfast is included this morning. Spend the morning exploring the coastal community of Seward. Later this morning, board a glacier and wildlife cruise and travel through the majestic Kenai Fjords National Park. Explore the face of a glacier and keep your eyes open for seals, sea lions, sea otters, whales, walrus, bears, eagles, and puffins throughout this half-day exploration cruise with lunch included on the boat. Overnight Seward.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 4 - Thursday
Breakfast is included this morning. Board the motorcoach for a journey north to Denali National Park. The route takes you along the scenic Parks Highway where you will make several stops along the way. Watch for a glimpse of the majestic Denali and wildlife along the way.
Day 5 - Friday
Breakfast is included this morning. This morning travel deep into Denali National Park on the Tundra Wilderness Tour and search the vast wilderness for bear, moose, caribou, and Dall sheep. This six to eight hour journey is narrated allowing for insight into the animals, flora and fauna of this spectacular region including a snack on the bus. Enjoy an afternoon of exploring this pristine area at your leisure by either participating in a complimentary park service activity or optional tour. There are many to choose from including mild or wild river rafting, flight seeing, a jet boat safari on the Nenana River or a visit to an Iditarod champion’s award-winning dog kennel.
Meal: Breakfast, Snack
Day 6 - saturday
Breakfast is included this morning. Later, ride Deluxe Dome Railcars touring south to the community of Talkeetna, which began as a trading post when gold was first discovered in the Susitna River. The remainder of your day is at leisure to enjoy this quaint town or participate in an optional tour such as flightseeing, hiking, or a jet boat adventure
Day 7 - sUNDAY
Breakfast is included this morning. Ride the motorcoach south to Anchorage. Tonight, share stories of your Alaskan Adventure with your traveling companions at a closing night dinner.
Meal: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 8 - mONDAY
Your adventure comes to an end with a transfer to the airport.
Primary Hotel Listing
As our Guaranteed Departures are very popular, it is necessary to have multiple hotels at each location. Our "Or Similar" disclaimer protects you the Agent from disappointed or confused guests should a hotel change occur last minute.
Primary Hotels by Destination are:
- Anchorage - Anchorage Hilton or similar
- Seward - Seward Windsong Lodge or similar
- Denali - Denali Park Village or Similar
- Talkeetna - Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge or Similar
Hotels are confirmed at 30 days prior to the start of the tour and documents for tour are forwarded electronically at that time.
Included meals are noted on the tour itinerary.