Alaska Explorer Escorted Tour

Alaska Explorer Escorted Tour

6 days - 5 nights



May 26-31; Sep 08-13
SGB $2343 | DBL $1709 | TPL $1530 | QUA $1442

Jun 02-07; Jun 30-Jul 05;
Jul 14-19; Jul 28-Aug 02;
Aug 11-16; Aug 25-30
SGB $2555 | DBL $1834 | TPL $1641 | QUA $1535


A truly unique tour, which includes a mix of transportation by land and sea aboard deluxe coach, day boat and railroad.

In Denali, search the pristine wilderness for grizzly, moose, and caribou while viewing incredible flora and fauna found around every curve. In Anchorage, immerse yourself in native culture and hear historic accounts of this thriving cosmopolitan city. Explore the Kenai Fjords National Park and come face to face with a glacier.


DAY 1 – Fairbanks Arrival
Fly into Fairbanks, Alaska’s Golden Heart City. Transfer via hotel courtesy shuttle.
Overnight: Fairbanks.


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, walking or 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.
Overnight: Fairbanks — Meals: Buffet Breakfast


DAY 3 – Fairbanks – Denali
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 — Meals: Breakfast


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.
Overnight: Denali — Meals: Breakfast and snack box meal on tour.
Early May & September tours are shortened due to road conditions.


DAY 5 – Denali – Anchorage
Later, you will be transferred to the Denali Rail Depot where you will board a deluxe dome railcar for a scenic transfer south to the climbing town of Talkeetna. Watch for a glimpse of Denali (formerly Mt. McKinley) or black bear along the banks of the Susitna River. Upon arrival into Talkeetna, board your deluxe motorcoach for a scenic transfer south to Anchorage. Tonight, share stories of your Alaskan Adventure with your fellow travelers at an included closing night dinner.
Overnight Anchorage — Meals: Breakfast, Dinner.


DAY 6 – Anchorage departure
Your Alaska Explorer Tour comes to an end with a hotel courtesy transfer to the airport.
Meals: Breakfast


Please note that tour may operate in a reverse format (Anchorage, Denali, Fairbanks).