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.

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    • Total price tool tip
      USD $2,719
      CAD $2,780
      AUD $2,889
      EUR €2,039
      GBP £1,699
      NZD $3,399
      ZAR R26,295
      CHF FR2,475
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There is a later version of this trip also available for travel from Jan 1, 2015 to Dec 31, 2015. View later Alaskan Highlights.
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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.