Alaska Discovery Land & Cruise

Resort:Alaska Discovery Land & Cruise
Destination: Alaska
Price From: £2264.00


Relax for seven nights and enjoy the epic Alaskan scenery from aboard one of Princess Cruise Lines lovely ships. Cruise through the Inside Passage and Glacier Bay, taking in rugged natural wonders. Cruise the Sternwheeler Discovery and encounter Alaskas diverse culture and rich history. Enjoy three nights at stunning Princess Lodges and Hotels. Ride a Luxury Domed Rail from Denali to Anchorage viewing incredible landscapes from glass-ceiling railcars and open air observation platforms as guides provide expert commentary. Travel deep into Denali National Park for the best opportunities to view the regions wildlife. Explore Alaskas gorgeous capital, Juneau. Visit Ketchikan, the Salmon Capital of the World. Enjoy lively entertainment and a hearty feast at the Music of Denali Dinner Theater. End in vibrant Vancouver.


Day 1: Fairbanks, Alaska – Tour Begins

Your tour opens in Fairbanks, in the great state of Alaska. On this adventure we bring together the best of both land and sea.

Day 2: Fairbanks – Denali National Park

Step aboard an amazing cruise on the popular Sternwheeler Discovery, an unforgettable journey showcasing Alaskas diverse culture and rich history. Make stops along the way to meet the people and get a taste of local life. Take a scenic motorcoach ride to Denali National Park. Tonight, enjoy an entertaining evening at the Music of Denali Dinner Theater which tells the story of the first ascent of Mount McKinley.

Day 3: Denali National Park

This morning, travel deep into Denali National Park on the Tundra Wilderness Tour* which affords the best opportunities to view the regions wildlife. Learn about the history of the park and see why Denali is one of the top three reasons that people visit Alaska. The remainder of the day is at leisure.

Day 4: Denali National Park – Anchorage

Today you head to the train station to begin an unforgettable journey to Anchorage. Savor every moment inside your luxury domed railcar. View the incredible landscape from glass-ceiling railcars and open-air observation platforms as rail guides provide expert commentary.

Day 5: Anchorage – Whittier – Board Cruise Ship

Begin your day with a scenic drive along the Alaska Range. Pass the amazing Turnagain Arm, a deep glacial fjord, and arrive in the port of Whittier where youll embark the ship to begin your 7-night Princess cruise aboard a fabulous floating resort designed to make your stay on board truly memorable. You will be dazzled by the entertainment in the state-of-the-art lounges and a myriad of dining options. While on board, breakfast, lunch, dinner and nightly entertainment are included.

Day 6: Cruising – Hubbard Glacier

Your ship cruises past the mammoth Hubbard Glacier, one of Alaskas advancing glaciers. Have your camera ready as today is filled with amazing natural sights as you linger along its shimmering surface.

Day 7: Cruising – Glacier Bay

Cruise through Glacier Bay, a spectacular national park and preserve that is a treasure trove of tidewater glaciers and scenic coastal islands. Its rich world of marine life and large concentration of tidewater glaciers is Alaska at its best.

Day 8: Cruising – Skagway

Relive Alaska’s Gold Rush days in this Gateway to the Klondike and home of the famed Chilkoot Trail. In historic Skagway, Alaskas past lives on in a spectacular natural setting and cries of gold in the Yukon! can still be heard.

Day 9: Cruising – Juneau

From massive scenic mountains to historic buildings, there is so much to explore in Alaskas capital city of Juneau.

Day 10: Cruising – Ketchikan

Your port of call today is Ketchikan, known as the Salmon Capital of the World and the City of Totems. Located on the tranquil Revillagigedo Island, Ketchikan is home to the worlds largest collection of totem poles.

Day 11: Cruising – Inside Passage

A wonderful day of sightseeing awaits as your ship sails along the amazing Inside Passage, an extensive stretch of land known for its natural beauty and abundant wildlife. You will be awestruck with this natural wonder.

Day 12: Vancouver, B.C. – Disembark Cruise – Seattle, WA Airport Area

Your cruise ends in the vibrant city of Vancouver. Choose an optional city tour featuring Stanley Park, Chinatown and Gastown, home to the world-famous steam-powered clock. Or, explore this lovely city on your own. Next, board your coach for the drive to the Seattle airport area for an overnight stay.

Day 13: Seattle Airport Area – Tour Ends

Your tour comes to a close today, leaving you with many wonderful memories of your tour to the last of the great frontiers.