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Anchorage to Anchorage
8 days
From $2,379
Tour code: NUKD

Highlights

Hike among glaciers and icefields, discover the history of dog sledding, marvel at the scenery in Denali National Park, Look for bears in their natural habitat

For travellers looking to explore a more remote corner of North America at a faster (and more active) pace, this eight-day journey through Alaska's vast vistas is just the ticket. Catch the state's greatest highlights including the imposing Harding Icefield, the enchanting Kenai Fjords, the jaw-dropping Denali National Park, and the charming town of Talkeetna. Go north and treat yourself to a week of scenery and smiles.

What's included?

Meals

2 breakfasts, 2 lunches

Transport

Air-conditioned private vehicle, national park shuttle bus, hiking.

Accommodation

Hotels/motels (5 nts), cabins (2 nts, shared facilities).

Included activities

Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group. Road trip along the scenic Seward Highway. Hike to Exit Glacier and Harding Icefield. Kenai Peninsula stay. Denali National Park entrance fees. Denali NP dogsled demonstration. Full-day excursion to Eielson Visitor Center in Denali NP. Free time in Seward. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

Itinerary

Day 1
Anchorage
Arrive at any time.

Included activities: Meet Your CEO and Group

Day 2
Anchorage - Seward
Drive south through the Kenai Peninsula along one of US's most scenic highways, the Seward Highway. Pass between cliffs and ocean and through the Chugach National Forest surrounded by mountains. Hike one of the trails of Kenai Fjords National Park to the Exit Glacier and Harding Icefield in the afternoon to witness the size of this natural phenomenon in person.

Transport: Private Vehicle

Included activities: Hike to Exit Glacier and Harding Icefield

Meals: lunch

Day 3
Seward
Enjoy a free day for activities around Seward. Opt to take a scenic boat cruise through the Kenai fjords to get up close and personal with glaciers and marine life, hike through breathtaking scenery, or visit the Alaska SeaLife Center.

Optional activities:

  • Kenai Fjords Boat Trip
  • Alaska SeaLife Center Visit
  • Coastal Trail Hike
  • Sea Kayaking Tour
Day 4
Seward - Talkeetna
Travel north to quaint Talkeetna. Visit the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Museum and learn all about this historical event. Opt to take a scenic flight over the area, float by raft or go further afield by jet boat on the Talkeetna River to learn about local flora, fauna and early settlers to the area, or stay in town to shop or sample beer from the local microbrewery. Denali flightseeing is only available some days when weather conditions are appropriate for flying and good views.

Transport: Private Vehicle

Included activities: Wasilla Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Museum

Optional activities:

  • Shopping
  • Wilderness Jet Boat Tour
  • Talkeetna River Natural History Float Trip
  • Denali Scenic Flight
Day 5
Talkeetna - Denali National Park and Preserve
Head north and keep cameras at the ready for the stunning scenery on the way to Denali National Park. Enjoy a dog sledding demo, and opt to hike in the park. If weather conditions aren't great for flightseeing on Day 4, there is a possibility to try again this day before driving north to Denali.

Transport: Private Vehicle

Included activities: Denali National Park Visit, Denali Visitor Center & Dog Sled Demonstration

Optional activities:

  • Denali Scenic Flight
  • Rafting on Nenana River
Day 6
Denali National Park and Preserve
Hop on a Denali NP bus to Eielson Visitor Center on a full-day excursion to take in the beautiful flora, fauna, and mountains in the park. Keep an eye out for moose, bears, and caribou!

Included activities: Scenic Shuttle Bus to Eielson Visitor Center , Denali National Park Visit

Optional activities: Denali Hiking

Meals: breakfastlunch

Day 7
Denali National Park and Preserve - Anchorage
Free morning for optional whitewater rafting or hiking, then say farewell to Denali NP and travel back to Anchorage. Opt to join the group for a farewell dinner.

Transport: Private Vehicle

Optional activities:

  • Rafting on Nenana River
  • Denali Hiking
  • Farewell Dinner

Meals: breakfast

Day 8
Anchorage
Depart at any time.

Included activities: Departure Day

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