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Alaskan Highlights Itinerary
Take an overland tour of Alaska and visit national parks, the city of Anchorage and the Kenai Peninsula. Visit glaciers and see Alaska’s wildlife on this tour of the USA’s most remote state.
Days 1-2 Anchorage/Kenai Fjords National Park
Originally a construction headquarters for the Alaskan Railroad, Anchorage is now a sophisticated city in the heart of the Alaskan outdoors. Take in the city’s modern vibes before heading out onto the remote Kenai Peninsula and exploring Kenai Fjords National Park. Hike in the high-country of the Harding Icefields, try some fishing in one of the many lakes or enjoy a spectacular cruise through Resurrection Bay and Aialik Fjord.
ACCOM: Lodge - 2
Days 3-4 Valdez
Take a ferry through Prince William Sound en route to Valdez. Admire Alaska’s rugged coastline, witness the looming peaks of the Chugach Mountains and be lucky enough to see ice sheets crumbling from the massive Columbia Glacier.
ACCOM: Lodge - 2
Day 5 Maclaren Lodge
Set off on one of the most beautiful drives in Alaska - climbing Thompson Pass and passing Wrangell-St Elias National Park, en route to Maclaren Lodge. Spend a night within sight of the towering Maclaren Glacier and stay in a traditional log building, keeping warm with an authentic stone fireplace. Watch the sun set over the Alaskan wilderness before retiring to the lodge for the night.
ACCOM: Lodge - 1
Days 6-8 Denali National Park
Bear witness Alaska’s stunning scenery while travelling on the Old Denali Highway. Keep an eye out for wild caribou, wolves and Dall sheep among the pristine back country of Denali National Park. Take a scenic bus ride before indulging in some optional activities such as river rafting and hiking.
ACCOM: Lodge - 3
Day 9 Anchorage
Spend a day travelling on Alaska’s remote highways before returning to civilisation in Anchorage.
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