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Arrive into Anchorage and make your own way to the Sheraton Anchorage Hotel & Spa for 2 nights. (N)Day 2: Anchorage
Join an introductory shared city tour including entrance to the Alaska Native Heritage Center. Afternoon at leisure. (N)Day 3: Seward
Take the train to Seward. The journey is one of the most beautiful routes in Alaska; enjoy pristine wilderness seen through a large picture window as you pass by Bartlett glacier, Spencer glacier, Grandview Pass, the Kenai mountains and Kenai lake. Stay 1 night at Seward Windsong Lodge. (B)Day 4: Kenai Fjords National Park • Anchorage
Morning shared cruise through the Kenai Fjords National Park with the opportunity to see whales, sea otters and sea lions. This evening return to Anchorage via the Alaska Railroad and overnight at the Sheraton Anchorage Hotel & Spa. (L)Day 5: Talkeetna
The rail journey today follows the Knik Arm waterway, travelling over the Matanuska river with possible views of Denali (Mount McKinley). Arrive into Talkeetna and take a shared boat tour into the interior to visit an authentic trapper’s cabin and a replica native Alaskan encampment, with the chance to spot wildlife along the way. Stay overnight at Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge. (L)Day 6: Denali National Park
Continue by train along the border of Denali National Park, traversing the lowest and highest points of the railroad. Stay 2 nights in the Grande Denali Lodge. (N)Day 7: Denali National Park
Full-day guided tour into the remote Kantishna region of the Denali National Park, searching for bears, caribou and moose. (N)Day 8: Fairbanks
This morning, go hiking in the national park or relax at your hotel. Early evening, board the train to Fairbanks and journey into the scenic Nenana river canyon, passing small towns and boreal forest. Stay 2 nights at River’s Edge Resort. (D)Day 9: Fairbanks
Half-day shared cruise on a sternwheeler riverboat. This relaxing cruise is fully narrated with details on the region’s natural and cultural history. (N)Day 10: Fly to Anchorage
Make your own way to the airport for the one-hour flight to Anchorage with Alaska Airlines. Make your own way to the Sheraton Anchorage Hotel & Spa for 1 night. (N)Day 11: Onward travel
Make your own way to the airport and fly home, or continue your holiday in Alaska. (N)Meal basis:
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important information Standard tour
This tour is based in 3- and 4-star accommodation.Flights & transfers:
International flights are not included with this itinerary. Transfers are also not included as taxis are easy, reliable and affordable in Alaska. For flight and transfer options and prices, please speak to your Cox & Kings travel consultant.Tailor-made travel:
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or enquire online.
Located on the south side of Denali, Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge is set on a ridge just above the town of Talkeetna, offering spectacular views of the tallest peak in North America. The spacious rooms are set in several lodge buildings and the suites offer a jacuzzi bath and gas fireplace with views of Denali. Talkeetna's Great Room has a large floor-to-ceiling Matanuska river rock fireplace where you can relax and enjoy the view. Enjoy a fine dining experience in the Foraker Dining Room, where Alaskan specialities are paired with an award-winning wine list, or dine in the bistro for a more casual meal. Features: 212 rooms, cafe lounge, restaurant, traditional Alaskan souvenir gift shop. Room amenities: Satellite television, coffee maker, hairdryer, Wi-Fi.
Offering some of the best accommodation in the city, the Sheraton Anchorage Hotel & Spa is located in downtown Anchorage with many restaurants, museums and local attractions nearby. The property has 370 spacious rooms, each offering air conditioning, individual climate control and premium bedding. Facilities include a fitness centre, ICE spa, and a steak and seafood restaurant.
The seasonal Seward Windsong Lodge is located on Resurrection river on the outskirts of Seward. The property has 80 rooms and suites, each offering a television, DVD player and complimentary wireless internet access. Facilities include complimentary parking, courtesy shuttle to various downtown areas and a restaurant where fresh Alaskan seafood can be enjoyed.
The River's Edge Resort is located on the shores of the Chena river, close to Fairbanks airport. The property has 86 comfortable cottages, each offering a patio area, satellite television, and coffee-making facilities. There is a restaurant at the resort that serves traditional Alaskan fare.
The rustic Grande Denali Lodge is located at the top of Sugarloaf mountain and just 1.5km from the entrance of Denali National Park. The property has 166 rooms housed in two multi-level buildings, each offering air conditioning and a bath. Facilities include a gift shop, free parking and a restaurant serving a range of food.
Low season from £3745 per person
High season from £41950 per person
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*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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