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Alaska National Parks Escorted Land Tour 2016
Featuring Anchorage, Seward, Talkeetna and Denali National Park
8 days/7 nights

Day 1 (Monday):  Fly into Anchorage, Alaska’s largest city.  Transfer via hotel courtesy shuttle and overnight in downtown Anchorage.

Day 2 (Tuesday): Enjoy a brief city tour of Anchorage, which includes the historic downtown district.  Included visit to the Anchorage Museum, a world-class museum which seeks to preserve, exhibit and interpret the art and history of Alaska.  Board the deluxe motorcoach for today’s grand adventure to Seward, gateway to the Kenai Fjords National Park.  As you travel along the scenic Turnagain Arm, keep an eye out of Dall sheep high up in the rocky cliffs, as well as moose, bear and eagle on your journey.  Welcome dinner included this evening.  Overnight  Seward.      Meal:  Breakfast, dinner

Day 3 (Wednesday): Spend the morning exploring the coastal community of Seward.  Later this morning, board a glacier and wildlife cruise and travel through the majestic Kenai Fjords National Park.  Explore the face of a glacier and keep your eyes open for seals, sea lions, sea otters, whales, walrus, bears, eagles, and puffins throughout this half-day exploration cruise with lunch included on the boat.  Overnight Seward.                      Meals:  Breakfast, lunch on boat

Day 4 (Thursday):   Board the motorcoach for a journey north to Talkeetna, which began as a trading post when gold was first discovered in the Susitna River.  The route takes you along the scenic Parks Highway where you will make several stops along the way.  Enjoy an afternoon of exploring this quaint town at your leisure by participating in an optional tour such as flightseeing, hiking, or a jet boat adventure.  Overnight Talkeetna
Meal:  Breakfast

Day 5 (Friday):   This morning ride Deluxe Dome Railcars during the day trip to Denali National Park.  Watch for a glimpse of the majestic Mt. McKinley or black bear along the banks of the Susitna River.  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 a visit to an Iditarod champions award winning dog kennel.        Overnight Denali
Meal:  Breakfast

Day 6 (Saturday): 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 six to eight hour journey is narrated, allowing for insight into the animals, flora and fauna of this spectacular region.  Includes a snack on the bus.  (Early May & September tours are shortened due to road conditions.)  Overnight Denali       Meals: Breakfast, snack

Day 7 (Sunday):  Ride the motorcoach south to Anchorage.  Tonight, share stories of your Alaskan Adventure with your traveling companions at a closing night dinner.  Overnight Anchorage.  Meals:  Breakfast, dinner

Day 8 (Monday): Your adventure comes to an end with a transfer to the airport.       Meal:  Breakfast


The below prices do not include air fare.

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

$2,022.00:  May 23 – 30, 2016
                 September 5 - 12, 2016

$2,316.00:  June 6 – 13, 2016
                 June 20 – 27, 2016
                 July 4 – 11, 2016
                 July 18 – 25, 2016
                 August 1 – 8, 2016
                 August 15 – 22, 2016

NOTES:
*  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 the child reduction).

Alaska National Parks Enhancements (Prices per person)
*  Denali Dinner Theatre  $68.00
*  Lunch on Rail  $30.00
*  Pre-Paid Tips (Tour Director & Driver)  $90.00

Pre-Post Night:  Anchorage, included Breakfast & Bed Tax - $165.00 per person/double occupancy