Fly to Anchorage and transfer to the Westmark Anchorage Hotel for a one night stay.
Today, board the elegant domed rail cars of the McKinley Explorer to Denali for a three night stay at this magnificent National Park.
Today features the unforgettable Tundra Wilderness Tour. This 6-8 hour fully narrated sightseeing excursion is a deep dive into Denali National Park — the very best chance of seeing both the mountain itself and Denali’s iconic wildlife. Encompassing over 6 million acres of wild land, you'll have the opportunity to take in the superb surroundings and breath-taking views the Denali National Park has to offer. With a mixed forest landscape at the lowest elevations including taiga forest, giving way to higher alpine tundra at middle elevations and snowy mountains and glaciers at the highest elevations such as North America's tallest peak, Mount McKinley. Whilst here be sure to look out for the impressive display of wildlife roaming in the area, try to see if you can spot a golden eagle, moose, caribou, wolf and a favourite among tourists: the brown, or grizzly, bear.
Explore on your own or take optional excursions with an entire free day in Denali.
Today, enjoy some of Alaska's most spectacular scenery via deluxe motorcoach on your journey to Seward (lunch included). On arrival, embark MS Zaandam for your seven night Alaska cruise. Includes Lunch, Dinner
Enjoy a leisurely day of cruising. Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Cruise into spectacular Glacier Bay early this morning, where forests give way to a rugged landscape rising to rocky peaks. Sixteen huge mountains converge to create an awe-inspiring panoramic wonder, a dramatic scene of awesome glaciers and massive icebergs. Wildlife is abundant, and you may spot eagles, seals, mountain goats, moose and bears in their natural habitat. Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Morning arrival in Skagway, Alaska's gateway to the Klondike Gold Rush in Canada's Yukon. Skagway was the turbulent staging point for prospectors and still has old-fashioned weathered boardwalks and old-time saloons. Optional sightseeing includes a ride in a vintage parlour car to see the White Pass and Yukon route. The rest of the day is yours to relax or explore some more, before setting sail again late this evening. Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
The capital city of Alaska has a Gold Rush story to rival that of Klondike and is only accessible by seaplane or boat. An optional wildlife cruise and salmon fishing will normally be available, and you'll also have the opportunity to take an optional excursion to Juneau's own glacier, Mendenhall. This impressive river of blue ice is about 1.5 miles wide and over 12 miles long! Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
A morning arrival in colourful Ketchikan, situated on Revillagigedo Island and known as the 'salmon capital of the world'. Here, a picturesque harbour shelters fishing boats and seaplanes. A wide choice of optional excursions will be available, including an outing to see Indian Heritage Villages, Totem Bight State Park and 'flightseeing' to Misty Fjords National Monument. Evening departure from Ketchikan. Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
The beauty of the Inside Passage will amaze you as you cruise past 1,000 miles of epic scenery, towering glaciated mountains, roaring waterfalls, endless islands and virgin forests. There is also plenty of animal and marine life to look out for including sea lions, eagles and porpoises. Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK. Includes Breakfast
• Flights UK - Anchorage; Vancouver - UK
• Accommodation standard room in hotels and large interior stateroom on cruise
• 20 Meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 7 dinners
• All local, port and airport taxes
• VIP Private Home Pick-up Service to take you to and from your UK departure point (Terms & Conditions apply)
• McKinley Explorer Railroad
• Denali National Park 3 night stay
• Glacier Bay Cruising
• Inside Passage Cruising