If you live by the motto, 'Go big or go home,' it doesn't get any bigger than this grand tour of Alaska and the Yukon Territory. Where else can you see bears the size of buffalo, glaciers the size of states, and national parks the size of nations? In this great expanse of pure wilderness, the majestic mountains, never-ending landscapes, and supersize wildlife of the 49th state are waiting to transport you to another state of mind. Big sights are accented by even bigger experiences as you board the Alaska Railroad to the tallest peak in North America, the sternwheeler Discovery for a Fairbanks river cruise, and a small ship to witness the dominating glaciers and playful whales of Prince William Sound. You'll also follow the tracks of caribou and moose in the 6-million-acre Denali National Park, trace the trail of gold seekers during the Klondike Gold Rush, and follow in the paw steps of Alaska's famous dogsledding huskies.Gold stampeders may have once rushed across this wild expanse of the world, but there's no reason for scenery seekers to hurry through. Add a leisurely cruise through the breathtaking Gulf of Alaska and the Inside Passage to your tour of Alaska to see more wondrous wilderness and charming settlements. Enjoy scenic cruising around Glacier Bay National Park and time in the frontier capital of Juneau, the tranquil town of Haines, and totem-pole-dotted Ketchikan.
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- Offer valid through 3/31/2021
- 20 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Anchorage||Welcome to Alaska! Meet your Tour Director between 3 pm and 7 pm in the hotel reception area.|
|Day 2||Denali National Park||ANCHORAGE Drive to Wasilla.WASILLA Visit the Iditarod Headquarters. Scenic drive to Talkeetna.ALASKA RAILROAD Scenic train ride to Denali National Park.DENALI NATIONAL PARK [LF] Dinner at Murie Science & Learning Center includes a presentation by a local Naturalist. (B,D)|
|Day 3||Denali National Park||DENALI NATIONAL PARK Tundra Wilderness tour in the park. Free time this evening. (B,L)ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Denali with a photo workshop. This and more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus. Get local maps and tips for free time on your GlobusGO mobile app.|
|Day 4||Fairbanks||DENALI NATIONAL PARK Free time this morning. Lunch at the [LF] 49th State Brewery.FAIRBANKS Orientation drive followed by free time this evening. (B,L)|
|Day 5||Fairbanks||FAIRBANKS Discovery sternwheeler scenic river cruise on the Chena River. Visit a Chena Indian Village. Visit the University of Alaska-Fairbanks Museum and stop at the Trans-Alaska Oil Pipeline. Free time this evening. (B)|
|Day 6||Dawson City||FAIRBANKS Scenic drive over the Top of the World Highway en route to Dawson City.DAWSON CITY Evening at Diamond Tooth Gertie's. (B)|
|Day 7||Dawson City||DAWSON CITY Visit Klondike Gold Rush Claim #1 and the Robert Service Interpretive Center. Free time this afternoon and evening. (B)|
|Day 8||Whitehorse||DAWSON CITY Scenic drive by Five Finger Rapids en route to Whitehorse.WHITEHORSE Free time this evening. (B)|
|Day 9||Whitehorse||WHITEHORSE Guided tour includes the Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre. See the SS Klondike Riverboat. Visit with Iditarod and Yukon Quest trainers and huskies at [LF] Muktuk Adventures dogsled facility, followed by a Taste of the Yukon dinner. (B,D)|
|Day 10||Tok||WHITEHORSE Scenic drive past Kluane National Park en route to Tok.TOK Free time this evening. (B)|
|Day 11||Valdez||TOK Scenic drive past Thompson Pass, Worthington Glacier, and Bridal Veils Falls en route to Valdez.VALDEZ Visit the Valdez Museum. Free time this evening. (B)|
|Day 12||Anchorage||VALDEZ Scenic cruise through Prince William Sound to Whittier.ANCHORAGE Farewell dinner this evening en route to Anchorage. (B,L,D)|
|Day 13||Whittier||WHITTIER Embark on a 7-Night cruise. (B,D)|
|Day 14||Cruising: Gulf of Alaska||GULF OF ALASKA Scenic cruise. (B,L,D)|
|Day 15||CRUISING: GLACIER BAY NATIONAL PARK ||GLACIER BAY NATIONAL PARK (A UNESCO World Heritage Site) Scenic cruise. (B,L,D)|
|Day 16||HAINES/SKAGWAY ||HAINES/SKAGWAY Free day. (B,L,D)|
|Day 17||Juneau||JUNEAU Free day. (B,L,D)|
|Day 18||Ketchikan||KETCHIKAN Free day. (B,L,D)|
|Day 19||CRUISING: INSIDE PASSAGE ||INSIDE PASSAGE Scenic cruise. (B,L,D)|
|Day 20||Vancouver, BC||VANCOUVER Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. Schedule flights departing from Vancouver International Airport after Noon. (B)|
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