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Vancouver to Fairbanks
15 days
From $8,495
Tour code: UTAP15

For an immersive exploration of Alaska, this is the trip for you. Cruise through the Inside Passage, passing glaciers and stopping to visit rustic villages. During your six nights in Alaska, venture into Denali National Park and discover Fairbanks.

What's included?

  • A maximum of 40 guests in your APT group
  • Luxury dining - a total of 31 meals
  • Expert APT tour director and cruise liaison
  • Guaranteed verandah on your cruise
  • Denali Suite at McKinley Chalet Resort
  • Learn what it’s like to summit Denali during a mountaineering talk
  • Set off on a Tundra Wilderness Tour in Denali National Park
  • Cruise the Chena River aboard a sternwheeler in Fairbanks

Accommodation

Room types available

  • Twin - 2 Adults, 2 Beds
  • Single - 1 Adult, 1 Bed
  • Double - 2 Adults, 1 Beds

Itinerary

Day 1
Arrive Vancouver
Arrive in Vancouver and be transferred to your hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day to yourself, to relax or explore as you please.

Stay: Vancouver, Fairmont Waterfront Hotel

Meals: dinner

Day 2
Vancouver, Embark Ship
Head to the harbour where your ship awaits, and take a moment to settle in.

Stay: Seven Nights, Princess Cruises’ Royal Princess, Grand Princess or Coral Princess, in a Balcony Stateroom

Meals: breakfastdinner

Day 3
The Inside Passage
Your day is enjoyed on board. Take in coastal views or relax and enjoy the facilities.

Meals: breakfastlunchdinner

Day 4
Ketchikan
Dock in Ketchikan today, set on the tranquil shores of the Tongass Narrows, and spend some time exploring as you please.

Meals: breakfastlunchdinner

Day 5
Juneau
Disembark in Alaska’s picturesque capital, set along the Gastineau Channel, and spend your time exploring at leisure or with an optional excursion (own expense).

Meals: breakfastlunchdinner

Day 6
Skagway
Arriving in Skagway, a delightful frontier-style atmosphere is still evident in the colourful heritage buildings.

Meals: breakfastlunchdinner

Day 7
Glacier Bay National Park
You might need to pinch yourself this morning – wake to the World Heritage-listed Glacier Bay National Park. Take in the calving tidewater glaciers and learn from local rangers who explain the geological wonders. Be sure to keep an eye out for Humpback whales that can be found slipping around in the water.

Meals: breakfastlunchdinner

Day 8
College Fjord
Cruise amid the stunning setting of the five tidewater glaciers of College Fjord.

Meals: breakfastlunchdinner

Day 9
Whittier, Disembark Ship, Talkeetna, Denali
Join an exclusive Direct-to-the-Wilderness rail service to Talkeetna. From here you’ll be taken to your wilderness lodge for dinner.

Stay: Two Nights, Denali, Mount McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge

Meals: breakfastdinner

Day 10
Denali, Talkeetna
Breakfast is at a leisurely pace today, with the Alaska Range set in the background. Then, a Freedom of Choice activity is waiting.

Meals: breakfast

Day 11
Denali, Denali National Park
Keep going through Denali National Park and arrive at your resort in time for dinner at your chosen restaurant.

Stay: Two Nights, Denali National Park, McKinley Chalet Resort, in a Denali Suite

Meals: breakfastdinner

Day 12
Denali National Park
After today’s activity, look forward to a free evening.

Meals: breakfast

Day 13
Denali National Park, Fairbanks
A special experience has been arranged for you today.

Stay: Two Nights, Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge

Meals: breakfast

Day 14
Fairbanks
Take a trip through Alaska’s gold rush history as you travel along the Tanana Valley Railroad to Gold Dredge 8. Enjoy a farewell dinner.

Meals: breakfastdinner

Day 15
Depart Fairbanks
Be taken to the airport after breakfast.

Meals: breakfast

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