5 nights: Anchorage 1, Wasilla 2, Healy 1, Anchorage 1

Day 1-                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Arrive into Anchorage, Alaska’s largest city. Local Rep will greet you at baggage claim to assist and transfer you to the Anchorage Hotel. Overnight Anchorage. Meals: N/A

 

Day 2-                                                                                                                                                                                    

Breakfast. This morning board your deluxe motorcoach and head north. Stop along the way at the Iditarod Headquarters to learn more about the Last Great Race. On your journey, cross through the scenic Matanuska and Susitna River Valley and enjoy a picnic lunch and hike at Hatcher Pass. Continue on to St. Therese’s Camp Wilderness Lodge. Upon arrival, you’ll have a brief orientation to the property. Dinner at camp. Overnight Camp. Meals: Breakfast, Box Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 3-                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Breakfast. Today, enjoy a day trip to the climbing town of Talkeetna. Talkeetna is at the confluence of three glacially fed rivers and has been the last stop for climbers before they attempt to summit Mt. McKinley (North America’s tallest peak). Today enjoy a jet boat tour (2 hour) out on the Susitna River. This afternoon, board your motorcoach and return to camp. Dinner included. Overnight Camp. Meals: Breakfast, Box Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 4-   (This is a full day)                                                                                                                                                              

Breakfast. This morning, depart Camp and explore north to Denali National Park by way of Glenallen to the Denali Highway. This scenic route is truly the road less traveled. This road is mostly un-paved and takes you right along the breath-taking Wrangell-St. Elias National Park (the largest in the US). Explore the Wrangell-St. Elias National Park Visitor’s Center. Then head north, through Paxson, to the Denali National Park area. Overnight Healy. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

 

Day 5-                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Breakfast. This morning, transfer to the train depot to ride the rails to Anchorage (approx. 12-8pm). Enjoy traveling by train through the wilderness. Be on the lookout for wildlife along the way. There will be an opportunity for lunch and dinner while on the train. Upon arrival, transfer to Anchorage hotel. Overnight Anchorage. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 6-                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Breakfast. Transfer to the airport for your flight home (flight booked on own). Bid farewell to your local guide and driver. Meals: Breakfast