Grand Alaskan Adventure

New for 2019

Price per person
from £2,532

Price based on
London Heathrow
28th May 2019 departure

Key inclusions

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • 8 days

  • Alaska

  • Steady pace

  • Classic escorted tours

This Alaska tour is a dream come true for value-minded travellers seeking to experience Alaska's breath-taking scenery and thrilling experiences. Your tour includes seven nights aboard your Alaska cruise ship and overnights in Anchorage, Valdez, and Denali National Park. In between destinations, you'll have the opportunity to witness scenery unlike anywhere else, with untamed wilderness and exciting wildlife sightings.

A tour highlight is your cruise across the striking Prince William Sound. Witness the three-mile face of the Mears Glacier as you keep your eyes open for marine wildlife, such as otters, seals, and whales, all while you admire stunning glaciers. Another tour highlight is your ride from Talkeetna, a quaint town exemplifying small-town Alaska, to Anchorage aboard the Alaska Railroad. On this train trip, you’ll travel through gorgeous wilderness and understand Alaska’s allure. Two nights in Denali National Park give you the opportunity to explore this amazing park, home to six million acres and North America's highest peak (20,320-foot Denali). Perhaps go for a hike or participate in an optional outing, such as a wilderness tour to seek out grizzly bear, moose, caribou, and more. But that’s not all… your Alaska tour includes a 7-night Alaska cruise. Explore the remote and rugged beauty of areas such as Glacier Bay National Park, Juneau, Ketchikan, and the amazing Inside Passage.

With magnificent scenery, opportunities to witness wildlife in the natural environment, and awe-inspiring experiences, this Alaska tour is a once-in-a-lifetime holiday!

At a glance


What's included

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • All airport taxes
Price match guarantee

With accommodation, transfers, excursions, selected meals, private VIP home pick-up and the services of an expert Tour Director all included in the price, our escorted tour holidays are highly rated by our customers. But should you find a like-for-like tour cheaper elsewhere, we will match its price and give you a further £100 reduction.

VIP home pick-up service

Our VIP home pick-up service is included up to 50 miles to your departure airport. Your driver will happily load and unload your luggage, and drive you to your departure terminal. At the close of your trip, you'll be welcomed by your driver in the arrivals hall and returned home again. A supplement is payable per mile over 50 miles.

Read more about our VIP home pick-up service.

Overview

This Alaska tour is a dream come true for value-minded travellers seeking to experience Alaska's breath-taking scenery and thrilling experiences. Your tour includes seven nights aboard your Alaska cruise ship and overnights in Anchorage, Valdez, and Denali National Park. In between destinations, you'll have the opportunity to witness scenery unlike anywhere else, with untamed wilderness and exciting wildlife sightings.

A tour highlight is your cruise across the striking Prince William Sound. Witness the three-mile face of the Mears Glacier as you keep your eyes open for marine wildlife, such as otters, seals, and whales, all while you admire stunning glaciers. Another tour highlight is your ride from Talkeetna, a quaint town exemplifying small-town Alaska, to Anchorage aboard the Alaska Railroad. On this train trip, you’ll travel through gorgeous wilderness and understand Alaska’s allure. Two nights in Denali National Park give you the opportunity to explore this amazing park, home to six million acres and North America's highest peak (20,320-foot Denali). Perhaps go for a hike or participate in an optional outing, such as a wilderness tour to seek out grizzly bear, moose, caribou, and more. But that’s not all… your Alaska tour includes a 7-night Alaska cruise. Explore the remote and rugged beauty of areas such as Glacier Bay National Park, Juneau, Ketchikan, and the amazing Inside Passage.

With magnificent scenery, opportunities to witness wildlife in the natural environment, and awe-inspiring experiences, this Alaska tour is a once-in-a-lifetime holiday!

Total meals included:

  • 3 breakfasts

UK - Anchorage

Day
1

Fly to Anchorage where on arrival you will transfer to your hotel.

Arrive in Anchorage and make your way to your hotel. This afternoon, you are free to explore the “Last Frontier” on your own.

Anchorage - Alaska Railroad Talkeetna - Denali National Park

Day
2

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 20,320 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.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Denali National Park

Day
3

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.

Denali National Park - Thompson Pass - Valdez

Day
4

Relish one last look at the outstanding scenery and wildlife of Denali, before travelling across the Denali Highway. This seldom-travelled road was the first road to allow access to Denali National Park—a true wilderness with frequent wildlife sightings and amazing view of the Alaska Range. Next, climb over the top of Thompson Pass; wellknown 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.

Valdez - Whitter - Prince William Sound - Anchorage

Day
5

Board a BOAT 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.

Anchorage

Day
6

This morning, join a city sightseeing tour of Anchorage, with a visit to the ANCHORAGE MUSEUM, where you will see a quality display of artefacts of the native people of Alaska. The afternoon is free for independent exploring.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Anchorage

Day
7

Your holiday ends this morning.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Home landing in the UK

Day
8

Hotels

It may occasionally be necessary to use alternative hotels of a similar standard to those shown.

Anchorage - Dimond Centre

This Hotel was designed to make sure you’re in comfort and convenience. All of our guest’s rooms are very spacious and include many luxuries. The hotel has a soaking tub and a flat screen TV which allows you to relax in the comfort of your room.

  • Location

    800 E Dimond Blvd, Anchorage, AK 99515, USA

  • Facilities

    • Restaurant
    • Wifi available
    • Hot tub

Denali N.P - Denali Bluffs

This hotel is set out as cabins over 12 buildings. This stunning cabin style rooms have balconies overlooking mountain views. These Cabins also offer free WIFI and have cable TV as well.

  • Location

    238 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755, USA

  • Facilities

    • Restaurant and Bar
    • Free WiFi

Valdez - Mountain Sky Hotel

These stunning rooms are decorated in warm tones which makes the hotel feel welcoming. The hotel also features free Wi-Fi and all the TVs have premium channels meaning you can relax from your busy day.

  • Location

    100 Meals Ave, Valdez, AK 99686, USA

  • Facilities

    • Restaurant and Bar
    • Free WiFi
    • Indoor Swimming Pool
    • Spa

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