ALASKA BY RAIL

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Alaska, northwest of Canada, is the largest and most sparsely populated U.S. state. It's known for its diverse terrain.

Timeline: Anchorage (3N), Seward (1N), Denali (1N), Fairbanks (2N), Talkeetna (1N)
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    8 NIGHTS/ 9 DAYS
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ALASKA BY RAIL

Alaska, northwest of Canada, is the largest and most sparsely populated U.S. state. It's known for its diverse terrain of open spaces, mountains and forests, with abundant wildlife and many small towns. It’s a destination for outdoor activities like skiing, mountain biking and kayaking. Massive Denali National Park is home to Denali (formerly called Mount McKinley), North America’s highest peak.

Highlights

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Upon Arrival at Anchorage, take a courtesy Hotel Shuttle to reach your Hotel. Post check-in, rest of the day is free to explore the city on your own. Well, Life in Anchorage is a full-on adventure! With more than 60 glaciers in a 50-mile radius, a salmon stream in the heart of downtown and six surrounding mountain ranges, it's no wonder. By day, dog sled across an icy glacier, spot copious wildlife, fly out to Mount McKinley and get to know Alaska’s first people. By night, enjoy hip, metropolitan amenities, abundant fresh-caught seafood and the frontier spirit of Alaska’s largest city.

  • Overnight: Anchorage
  • Meals: NONE

Today transfer to train station by courtesy Hotel Shuttle. Depart on a scenic train journey along Cook Inlet and into the glacier filled Kenai Mountains. Upon arrival in Seward, walk to your hotel and Check-in. Rest of the day is free to explore the city on your own. Seward, pronounced "Soo-word," is surrounded by majestic snow-capped mountains which are blanketed with lush green vegetation, trees and alpine wild flowers. The spectacular mountain and bay scenery, with abundant land-based and marine wildlife coupled with immediate access to pristine areas for hiking, mountain biking, mountain climbing, cross country skiing, snow machining, camping, fishing, white water rafting, dog mushing, sea kayaking, cold water scuba diving and other outdoor activities make the City of Seward a year round outdoor playground for all ages.

  • Overnight: Seward
  • Meals: BREAKFAST

Proceed to the departure point on your own to board on 110 mile round trip boat cruise through Kenai Fjords National Park, famous for its rich marine wildlife, beautiful fjords, coastal landscapes, and glaciers. Kenai Fjords National Park is home to a variety of marine animals such as orca (killer) and humpback whales, Steller sea lions, harbor seals, sea otters, puffins, etc. Later board the train to Anchorage and on arrival take a courtesy Hotel Shuttle to reach your Hotel.

  • Overnight: Anchorage
  • Meals: BREAKFAST

Today transfer to train station by courtesy Hotel Shuttle to depart for Talkeetna. On arrival take courtesy Hotel shuttle and check-in. Later proceed for 2-hr Wilderness Jetboat Tour from Talkeetna. "Talkeetna Queen" will give you the opportunity to experience wildlife, folklore, and historical artifacts. Conditions permitting enjoy panoramic view of Mt. McKinley and the Alaska Range. Along the way, look for bald eagles, beavers, or moose. During your tour you will stop at a wilderness site where you will take a leisurely 1/4 mile nature walk and visit an authentic trapper's cabin with its original furnishings and view how trappers lived in "Bush" Alaska at the turn of the century. You will also visit a replicated Native Alaskan encampment to learn about the indigenous culture.

  • Overnight: Talkeetna
  • Meals: BREAKFAST

Today, travel to Denali by train. Rest of the day is free to explore the city on your own. Kindly use hotel shuttle for transfers.

  • Overnight: Denali
  • Meals: BREAKFAST

Depart on a 6-8 hr bus tour into Denali National Park. Your naturalist driver/guide will help you search for bears, caribou, Dall sheep, and moose while explaining the geologic history of the park. The return trip provides a different perspective of the park. Tour is only recommended for families with children 5 years and older. Later take a train to Fairbanks. Kindly use hotel shuttle for transfers.

  • Overnight: Fairbanks
  • Meals: BREAKFAST

Today cover both of Fairbanks's star attractions in a comprehensive sightseeing tour of Alaska's second largest city. Tour includes 3.5 Hours sightseeing tour of Fairbanks with the Museum of the North. Also, climb aboard the Riverboat Discovery III, the only authentic sternwheeler riverboat operating in Alaska, for a 3.5-hour cruise on the Chena and Tanana Rivers. During the cruise, you will hear about the area's natural history and the Athabascan Native culture. You will see a floatplane take off, meet sled dogs, witness the "wedding of the rivers," and gain insight into the ancient Athabascan Indian culture. Alaskan Native guides will take you on a personalized tour of the Chena Indian Village.

  • Overnight: Fairbanks
  • Meals: BREAKFAST

Fly to Anchorage. Rest of the day is free. Kindly use hotel shuttle for transfers

  • Overnight: Anchorage
  • Meals: BREAKFAST

Transfer to airport by Hotel shuttle for your flight back home.

  • Overnight: back home
  • Meals: BREAKFAST

Pass Cook Inlet and into the glacier filled Kenai Mountains. Seward is surrounded by majestic snow-capped mountains, The spectacular mountain and bay scenery, with abundant land-based and marine wildlife coupled with immediate access to pristine areas for hiking, mountain biking, mountain climbing, cross country skiing, snow machining, camping, fishing, white water rafting, dog mushing, sea kayaking, cold water scuba diving and other outdoor activities.

110 mile round trip boat cruise through Kenai Fjords National Park, famous for its rich marine wildlife, beautiful fjords, coastal landscapes, and glaciers.

experience wildlife, folklore, and historical artifacts. Conditions permitting enjoy panoramic view of Mt. McKinley and the Alaska Range. Along the way, look for bald eagles, beavers, or moose. During your tour you will stop at a wilderness site where you will take a leisurely 1/4 mile nature walk and visit an authentic trapper's cabin with its original furnishings and view how trappers lived in "Bush" Alaska at the turn of the century, replicated Native Alaskan encampment to learn about the indigenous culture.

search for bears, caribou, Dall sheep, and moose while explaining the geologic history of the park.

the Museum of the North. Also, climb aboard the Riverboat Discovery III, the only authentic sternwheeler riverboat operating in Alaska, for a 3.5-hour cruise on the Chena and Tanana Rivers. During the cruise, you will hear about the area's natural history and the Athabascan Native culture. You will see a floatplane take off, meet sled dogs, witness the "wedding of the rivers," and gain insight into the ancient Athabascan Indian culture. Alaskan Native guides will take you on a personalized tour of the Chena Indian Village.

    Inclusion

    • Accommodation as per itinerary.
    • Daily Breakfasts except for day 1..
    • All Airport Transfers on SIC basis.
    • Inter City Transfer.
    • All Hotel Transfers.
    • All tour and sightseeing transfers on basis of Alaska Railroad (coach/standard seating).

    Exclusion

    • 9% Government Service Tax.
    • Any Airfare or Rail Fare
    • Any meals other than those specified in 'Cost Includes'.
    • Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.
    • Any other item not specified in ‘Includes’.
    • Guide and entrance fees during sightseeing.
    • Any fresh taxes or fuel increase.

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