Need expert advice? Give us a call.

 (800) 444-2963 

 Alaska Denali Explorer Cruise Tour

 

Alaska Denali Explorer

13 Day Cruise Tour

Featuring Denali National Park and the Voyage of the Glaciers Cruise

July 26-August 8, 2018

Fully Escorted by Sue Zeier of Travel Leaders

DAY 1: FAIRBANKS
We begin our Heart of Alaska Cruise/Tour Adventure with our departure via motorcoach to Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport.  We arrive in Fairbanks and are transferred to our hotel for the night.

DAY 2: FAIRBANKS
A full day in Fairbanks gives you time to get a feel for the unique culture and history of the region. You'll take a cruise on an authentic Sternwheeler Riverboat down the Chena River then enjoy a Gold Dredge #8 tour with the chance to pan for your own gold. A hearty miner's lunch is included. The evening is at leisure.

DAY 3: FAIRBANKS/DENALI
Travel by scenic motorcoach to Denali National Park and check into the Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge. This afternoon, travel into the park for an educational Natural History Tour. 

DAY 4: DENALI/MOUNT MCKINLEY
Enjoy a morning at leisure. Then, board a motorocoach for the scenic journey to the Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge for the night.  Take in the sensational views with a glass of wine in the Great Room or on the expansive deck. The 20,320 Alaskan Bar & Grill is the perfect place for a relaxed dinner to end your day.

DAY 5: MT. MCKINLEY/ANCHORAGE
Take in the final views of the mountain, perhaps over a leisurely cup of coffee, before your transfer to Talkeetna and your Princess Rail journey to Anchorage. The evening is yours to get to know this unique city.

DAY 6: ANCHORAGE/WHITTIER
Travel to Whittier with a stop at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center enroute. Set sail on your Alaska cruise this evening.

DAY 7: HUBBARD GLACIER CRUISING
Hubbard is one of Alaska's few advancing glaciers. Ever on the move, previous activity earned it a nickname — the "Galloping Glacier." Your cruise will capture its explosive power as you linger along its shimmering five-mile-long face.

DAY 8: GLACIER BAY NATL PARK CRUISING
Called one of the seven natural wonders of the world, Glacier Bay offers incredible views of the Fair-Weather and St. Elias mountain ranges, towering glaciers hundreds of feet high and a spectacular show of geological forces in action.

DAY 9: PORT OF CALL-SKAGWAY
You are on your own today to depart the ship and explore Skagway. This frontier town has been preserved as the Klondike Gold Rush National Historic Park. Many Tour options are available including hiking, rafting, The White Pass Scenic Railway tour to the White Pass Summit and many many more.

DAY 10: PORT OF CALL-JUNEAU
Today you visit Juneau-The capital city and the most cosmopolitan city along the Inside Passage. Juneau is packed with history, a delightful shopping district, and beautiful scenery. Tour options include a breathtaking glacier expedition aboard a sightseeing helicopter; walk on Mendenhall Glacier or soar over the Juneau Icefield aboard a float plane.

DAY 11: PORT OF CALL-KETCHIKAN
Ketchikan is well known as the salmon capital of the world and a paradise for sport fishermen and naturalists alike. The rustic boardwalk on Creek Street preserves a distinct historic feel. Look along the water line and you're likely to see many bald eagles on waterside perches. An outstanding collection of totem poles make a visit to Ketchikan essential for anyone interested in Native art.

DAY 12: AT SEA
Relax and enjoy all the amenities that the Coral Princess has to offer.

DAY 13: VANCOUVER
This morning we dock in Vancouver and are transported to the Vancouver International Airport for our flight home.  

Cruise Tour Itinerary

TOUR INCLUSIONS:
✈ Roundtrip motorcoach transfers from Sheboygan, Sheboygan Falls and Plymouth to Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport*
✈ 7 night Southbound Voyage of the Glaciers Cruise aboard the Island Princess
✈ All meals aboard the ship
✈ Roundtrip motorcoach transportation in Alaska during tour portion and cruise transfers
* Other Pickup points south of Plymouth maybe possible, please call Sue for details. If you join the tour in Milwaukee at the airport, credit will not be given for unused motorcoach transfers.  

 

2018 CRUISE/TOUR RATES:

Inside Cabin            $ 4,300.00

Oceanview Cabin    $ 4,900.00
    
Balcony Cabin         $ 5,200.00

RATES INCLUDE AIRFARE FROM MILWAUKEE VIA DELTA AIRLINES

Rates are per person based on double occupancy. Prices are subject to change. Does
not include any additional cruise fuel surcharges, airfare fuel surcharges or
baggage surcharges. Please contact us for current pricing. A minimum of number of participants will be required for Travel Leaders to send along an escort.

  

Click here to download a PDF Flyer 

Escorted by Sue Zeier
Of Travel Leaders
920-694-4631
800-444-2963 Ext 559

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

© Travel Leaders Group