Alaska Explorer

Alaska Explorer

7 Days/6 Nights Fairbanks to Anchorage

Price from$2,039

Experience a memorable escorted journey from Fairbanks into Alaska's spectacular mountains and enjoy the best opportunities for viewing wildlife. Venture into Denali National Park in search of moose, caribou, bear and Dall sheep, and perhaps catch a glimpse of Mt. Denali's snowcapped majesty. Finish your journey in historic Anchorage.

Alaska Explorer map

Day 1: Fairbanks Upon arrival into Fairbanks, Alaska's Golden Heart City. Transfer via hotel courtesy shuttle to accommodation.

Overnight Fairbanks River's Edge Cottages

Day 2: Fairbanks Enjoy breakfast at your hotel. 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, walking and dining on your own in the downtown area. Cruise on the Chena River aboard a sternwheeler and experience the thrill of river travel. Tonight, consider purchasing the optional authentic salmon bake. (not included).

Overnight Fairbanks River's Edge Cottages

Day 3: Fairbanks > Denali National Park Enjoy breakfast at your hotel. 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.

Overnight Denali Grizzly Bear Resort

Day 4: Denali National Park Enjoy breakfast at your hotel. 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 and September tours are shortened due to road conditions.

Overnight Denali Grizzly Bear Resort

Day 5: Denali National Park > Anchorage Enjoy breakfast at your hotel. This morning travel by motor coach to the community of Talkeetna. Watch for a glimpse of the majestic Mt. Denali or black bear along the banks of the Susitna River. Enjoy time on your ow to explore this quaint Alaskan town. This afternoon your journey continues south to Anchorage by rail in Deluxe Dome Rail cars.

Overnight Anchorage The Lakefront Anchorage (formerly Anchorage Millennium Hotel)

Day 6: Anchorage Enjoy breakfast at your hotel. This morning enjoy a brief city tour of Anchorage, which includes the historic downtown district. Included 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.

Overnight Anchorage The Lakefront Anchorage (formerly Anchorage Millennium Hotel)

Day 7: Depart Anchorage Enjoy breakfast at your hotel. Your adventure comes to an end with a hotel courtesy shuttle transfer to the airport.

• Escorted tour with experienced guides • 6 nights' accommodation • Sightseeing in Fairbanks and Anchorage • Sternwheeler Discovery riverboat cruise • Tundra Wilderness tour in Denali • Alaska Railroad train Talkeetna > Anchorage, Deluxe Dome railcar • 6 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 1 Snack, 1 Dinner

Pricing (per person) $AUD

Type TWIN SINGLE

2017 Departures

15 May

29 May

19 Jun - 28 Aug

4 Sep

11 Sep

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$2,039

$2,301

$2,476

$2,301

$2,039

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$3,133

$3,369

$3,684

$3,369

$3,133

Departs

2017 Guaranteed Departures
May 15, 29
Jun 19
Jul 3, 17, 31
Aug 14, 28
Sep 4, 11

Not included

• Optional tours are not included in the tour cost and can be pre purchased prior to departure.

Gratuity

Gratuities not included but can be prepaid pror to departure.