|This land tour needs to be accompanied by one of the following cruise itineraries
This itinerary starts BEFORE the accompanying cruise itinerary.
|Day 1: Fairbanks |
Alaska's "Golden Heart City" of Fairbanks is a great introduction to the heart of this unique state. Check in to your hotel and get ready for the beginning of your adventure.
|Day 2: Fairbanks |
A full day in Fairbanks gives you time to get a feel for the unique culture and history of the region. You'll take a cruise on an authentic Sternwheeler Riverboat down the Chena River then enjoy a Gold Dredge 8 tour with the chance to pan for your own gold. A hearty miner's lunch is included. The evening is at leisure.
|Day 3: Fairbanks / Denali |
Travel by motorcoach to Denali National Park. Check into the Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge for a 2-night retreat. The afternoon and evening are free to get to know the lodge.
|Day 4: Denali|
You have a full day to get out into one of America's best national parks. This morning, a Natural History Tour serves as a wonderful introduction to the animals, plants and geological features found there. Later today, you may want to stop by the tour desk to plan an activity such as rafting or hiking.
|Day 5: Denali / Mt. McKinley |
This morning, you'll travel by motorcoach to the south side of the park for two relaxing nights at the Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge. Take in the sensational views with a glass of wine in the Great Room or on the expansive deck. The 20,320 Alaskan Bar & Grill is the perfect place for a relaxed dinner to end your day.
|Day 6: Mt. McKinley |
Enjoy a full day of leisure. You may want to see the attractions around the lodge with an optional activity, or walk the nature trails outside.
|Day 7: Mt. McKinley / Whittier |
After a morning enjoying the vistas, you'll transfer to the historic town of Talkeetna to board the exclusive Direct-to-the-Wilderness Rail for the journey to Whittier and your waiting ship.
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