Alaska Explorer




Alaska Explorer Escorted Land Tour 2016
Featuring Fairbanks, Denali National Park and Anchorage
7 days/6 nights


Day 1 (Monday): Fly into Fairbanks.  Hotel courtesy transportation is provided to the hotel.  Overnight in Fairbanks, the Heart of the Interior.  (Or purchase meet/transfer service).    Meal:  N/A                            

Day 2 (Tuesday): Today learn how the gold rush affected Alaska's interior on a sightseeing tour with an included visit to the Museum of the North.  Time is available for shopping and dining on your own in the downtown area. Cruise on the Chena River aboard a sternwheeler and experience the thrill of river travel.  Travel back in time when traditional riverboats plied the waterways of Alaska's interior during the late 1800's.  Tonight, consider purchasing the optional authentic salmon bake.  Overnight Fairbanks.                     Meal:  Breakfast

Day 3 (Wednesday): Ride the motorcoach south to Denali National Park.  Enjoy an afternoon of exploring this pristine area at your leisure by either participating in a complimentary park service activity or optional tour.  There are many to choose from including mild or wild river rafting, flight seeing, a jet boat safari on the Nenana River, or visit an Iditarod champion’s award winning dog kennel.  Overnight Denali.                     Meal: Breakfast

Day 4 (Thursday):  Today travel deep into Denali National Park on the Tundra Wilderness Tour and search the vast wilderness for bear, moose, caribou, and Dall sheep.  This 6 to 8 hour journey is narrated allowing for insight into the animals, flora and fauna of this spectacular region including a snack on the bus.  (Early May and September tours are shortened due to road conditions.) Overnight Denali Denali.                                                 Meals:  Breakfast and snack on bus

Day 5 (Friday): Enjoy a morning of leisure for on own exploration.  This morning, travel by motorcoach to the community of Talkeetna.  Watch for a glimpse of majestic Mt. McKinley or black bear along the banks of the Susitna River.   Enjoy time on your own to explore this quaint Alaska town.  This afternoon, your journey continues south to Anchorage by rail in Deluxe Dome Railcars.    Overnight Anchorage.        Meal:  Breakfast

Day 6 (Saturday): Enjoy a brief city tour of Anchorage, which includes the historic downtown district and a visit to the Alaska Heritage Center, a gathering place that celebrates, perpetuates and shares Alaska Native cultures.  Tonight share stories of your Alaskan Adventure with your traveling companions at a closing night dinner.  Overnight Anchorage.   Meals: Breakfast, dinner

Day 7 (Sunday):  Your tour comes to an end with a hotel courtesy shuttle transfer to the airport. 
Meal:  Breakfast


The below prices do not include air fare.

Dates and Rates:  Per Person/Double Occupancy.  Single, triple and quad rates available.

$1,356.00:    May 16 – 22, 2016
                   September 5 – 11, 2016

  $1,530.00:   May 30 – June 5, 2016
                   August 22 – 28, 2016

  $1,650.00:   June 13 – 19, 2016
                   June 27 – July 3, 2016
                   July 11 – 17, 2016
                   July 25 – 31, 2016
                   August 1 – 7, 2016
                   August 15 – 21, 2016

* Premier Alaska Tours local escort will be with the group throughout the entire land tour.
* All applicable taxes included.
* Child Rate – applicable for children 11 & under.  Deduct $250.00 per child from the room occupancy type.  (For two adults and one child, rate would be three triple rates less child reduction rate).


Alaska Explorer Enhancements (prices per person):
-Meet/Greet Services & Transfer $45
-Pre-Paid Tips (Tour Director & Driver) $80
-Denali Dinner Theater $68
-Fairbanks Salmon Bake $39
-Dinner on Rail  $45

Pre/Post Night:  Anchorage and/or Fairbanks, includes Breakfast & Bed Tax
$125.00 per person/double