Alaskan Explorer 7 Day Land Tour
Featuring Fairbanks, Denali National Park and Anchorage
7 Days | May-Sep 2019
Starting At $1729.00
The most inexpensive Alaska Land Tour you’ll find, this trip will give you and your group an overview of the Great Land. Enjoy sightseeing and a sternwheeler Chena River cruise in Fairbanks; travel deep into the Denali National Park on a Tundra Wilderness Tour and search the vast wilderness for bear, moose, sheep and other wildlife. Enjoy a scenic ride on the world famous Alaska Railroad; explore Anchorage and the Alaska Native Heritage Center.
Prices are per person based on double occupancy. Available for small groups and individuals.
Motorcoach Transportation & Professional Tour Managers are available.
Day 1 – Fairbanks – Fly into Fairbanks today where you will be met by your tour host and transferred to your hotel for a two night stay in Fairbanks, Alaska’s Golden Heart City.
Day 2 – Fairbanks – Today learn how the gold rush affected Alaska’s interior on a sightseeing tour with an included visit to the Museum of the North. Time is available for shopping and dining on your own in the downtown area. Cruise on the Chena River aboard a sternwheeler and experience the thrill of river travel. Travel back to the time when traditional riverboats plied the waterways of Alaska’s interior during the late 1800’s. Tonight, consider purchasing the optional authentic salmon bake (not available on Sep 9 departure). (B)
Day 3 – Denali – After breakfast, ride the motorcoach south to Denali National Park. 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 champions award winning dog kennel. Check into your Denali hotel for a two night stay. Tonight, partake in an optional Denali Dinner Theater (B)
Day 4 – Denali – Today 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. Early May & September tours are shortened due to road conditions. (B,Snack)
Day 5 – Talkeetna-Anchorage – This morning travel by motorcoach to the community of Talkeetna. Watch for a glimpse of the majestic Denali (formerly Mt. McKinley) or black bear along the banks of the Susitna River. Enjoy time on your own to explore this quaint Alaskan town. This afternoon your journey continues south to Anchorage by rail in Deluxe Dome Railcars, for a two night stay. (B)
Day 6 – Anchorage – Enjoy a brief city tour of Anchorage, which includes the historic downtown district. Included is a visit to the Alaska Native Heritage Center, a gathering place that celebrates, perpetuates and shares Alaska Native cultures. Tonight, share stories of your Alaskan Adventure with your traveling companions at a closing night dinner. (B, D)
Day 7 – Depart – Your adventure comes to an end with a hotel courtesy shuttle transfer to the airport. (B)