7-night sailing from Vancouver to Seward
Meet your Tour Director at the pier in Seward. Board your deluxe motorcoach, and travel to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center. Encounter Alaska’s famed wildlife up-close as you observe animals indigenous to the area before journeying to Anchorage, Alaska’s most cosmopolitan city. Explore the downtown area and enjoy lunch on your own. Travel by deluxe motorcoach to the charming Alaskan town of Talkeetna.
From 4:30 p.m., Talkeetna is yours to explore. Stroll Main Street’s lively brew pubs and converted air streams, serving namesake signature dishes. Take in breathtaking views of Denali and rub shoulders with the locals who keep the backcountry spirit of Alaska alive.
Enjoy an early-morning scenic drive from Talkeetna to one of Alaska’s most treasured landmarks, Denali. After lunch at the Visitor’s Center, venture across Denali National Park on the Denali Natural History Tour. Discover the beauty of taiga forests and gaze at miles of rolling tundra, while searching for wildlife.
From 4:30 p.m., Denali is yours to discover. Book an optional land excursion with your Tour Director and soar over Denali, The Great One” on a flightseeing plane, or raft down the Nenana River.
Craft your own unique Alaskan adventure in the morning , such as a visit to Denali’s Visitor’s Center where fascinating natural history exhibits and films are on show or book an optional land excursion to visit the sled dogs of the Husky Homestead. You will then take a relaxing ride on your deluxe motorcoach to Talkeetna, boarding the Wilderness Express, a glass-domed traincar for a picturesque ride to Anchorage. Enjoy a restful night the Anchorage Downtown Marriott.
From 8:30 p.m., Anchorage is yours to explore. Enjoy the evening in Anchorage, dining or strolling under the midnight sun.
Your Tour Director will see that you are transferred to Anchorage airport for your flight home.
Note: All Canadian Rockies itineraries are independent travel itineraries and do not include an escort. Independent travel offers all the features of a structured group vacation plus the advantages only true independence can offer. All tours and activities described are included in your Cruisetour vacation. Upgrades for travel on VIA Rail are available for an additional fee. Contact your travel agent for details.