Grand Alaskan Adventure
This Grand Alaskan Adventure is a dream come true for value-minded travellers seeking to experience Alaska’s breathtaking scenery and thrilling experiences. You’ll start and end your tour in Anchorage with overnights also in Denali National Park and Valdez. In between destinations, you’ll have the opportunity to witness scenery unlike anywhere else, with untamed wilderness and exciting wildlife sightings.
Planning your holiday is easy,and speak to your friendly Consultant.
Day 1: Arrive Anchorage
Arrive in Anchorage and make your way to your hotel. This afternoon, you are free to explore the “Last Frontier” on your own.
Hotel: Diamond Center
Day 2: Anchorage – Alaska Railroad Talkeetna – Denali National Park
This morning, board the world-famous Alaska Railroad for a memorable train journey to Talkeetna, the jumping-off point for climbers attempting to summit Denali, formerly known as Mount McKinley, the highest peak in North America at 6192 metres (20,310 feet). Enjoy strolling along the shops in downtown or take a walk to the river. Early this afternoon, journey to Denali National Park for a two night stay.
Hotel: Denali Bluffs, 2 nights
Day 3: Denali National Park
Denali National Park and Preserve, majestically dominates the park’s 6 million acres. Enjoy a free day for independent activities; a hike along the many wilderness trails might be of interest. Also take advantage of several optional outings, including a wildlife tour to seek out grizzly bears, caribou, moose, and Dall sheep; a raft trip down the Nenana River; or a helicopter ride over the park. Your Tour Director will have plenty of suggestions.
Day 4: Denali National Park – Thompson Pass – Valdez
Relish one last look at the outstanding scenery and wildlife of Denali, before travelling across the Denali Highway. This seldom-traveled road was the first road to allow access to Denali National Park-a true wilderness with frequent wildlife sightings and amazing views of the Alaska Range. Next, climb over the top of Thompson Pass, well-known for the annual snowfall in the winter months, the pass offers summer guests unforgettable views. End today’s journey in the town of Valdez, nestled between the waterfront and mountains, giving it the nickname, Alaska’s Little Switzerland.
Hotel: Best Western Valdez
Day 5: Valdez – Whittier-Prince William Sound – Anchorage
Board a Boat Excursion and travel across magnificent Prince William Sound. Explore the three-mile face of the mighty Mears Glacier and hear tales of the region as told by the Alaskan crew. Keep your eyes open and cameras ready for marine wildlife such as otters, seals, and whales while viewing spectacular glaciers. Return to Anchorage, Alaska’s largest city.
Hotel: Diamond Center, 2 nights
Day 6: Anchorage
This morning, join a city sightseeing tour of Anchorage, with a visit to the Anchorage Museum, where you will see a quality display of artifacts of the native people of Alaska. The afternoon is free for independent exploring.
Day 7: Depart Anchorage
Your holiday ends this morning.
|2020 Dates & Prices||Twin Share||Solo Traveller|
|May: 26||$2,499.00||Price on Application|
|June: 16||$2,579.00||Price on Application|
|July: 07, 21||$2,579.00||Price on Application|
|August: 04, 25||$2,579.00||Price on Application|
|September: 01||$2,579.00||Price on Application|
|Meals:||3 continental breakfasts|
|Transport:||Travel by Deluxe Air-conditioned coach|
|Accommodation:||6 nights accommodation|
|Guide:||Professional Tour Director|
|Entrance Fees & Touring:||Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary|
* Tour departure dates are subject to availability at time of booking.
* Prices and itinerary are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.