Day 1: CHICAGO
Your journey begins with a motorcoach transfer to Chicago where you will overnight near the Chicago O’Hare International Airport in preparation for your flight to Alaska tomorrow.
Day 2: ANCHORAGE
Arrive in Anchorage, Alaska today! Be greeted upon arrival and escorted to The Lakefront, your hotel for this evening. Tonight you will enjoy a welcome dinner. Dinner
Day 3: KATMAI NATIONAL PARK & BROOKS FALLS
Early this morning transfer to the Anchorage airport for an early flight to Katmai National Park where you will witness the brown bears feasting on spawning salmon in Brooks Falls. Lunch will be served at the Brooks Lodge prior to taking your return flights to Anchorage. Dinner awaits at the hotel on your return to Anchorage. All Meals
Day 4: DENALI NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast board your luxury motorcoach for a scenic journey north to the expansive landscapes of Denali National Park! Enjoy a gold panning experience before relaxing at the River View Suites at Denali Bluffs this evening. There is time for an optional helicopter trip around Mount Denali (trip comes at an additional cost).All Meals
Day 5: DENALI NATIONAL PARK
Wilderness awaits as you depart on a 95 mile trip deep into Denali National Park today. Be on the lookout for bears, moose, caribou, wolves and Dall sheep before witnessing the pristine waters of Wonder Lake. Enjoy the remote and picturesque Denali Backcountry Lodge and lunch before returning to the gates of the park to relax. All Meals
Day 6: WOLF’S DEN KENNELS & TALKEETNA
Enjoy a hearty breakfast before paying a visit to Wolf’s Den Kennels, where Iditarod musher, Mike Santos, will demonstrate what goes into preparing for the race. Spend some time with his adorable the pups before making your way to Talkeetna and the Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge, your home for tonight. Your evening is free for exploring the historic town of Talkeetna. All Meals
Day 7: TALKEETNA
Begin your day with an exhilarating morning jet boat tour of Devil’s Canyon. Afterwards, journey south via the Alaska Railroad’s first class GoldStar cars enjoying dinner on board. Overnight this evening at The Lakefront hotel overlooking Lake Hood, the busiest sea plane base in North America. All Meals
Day 8: ANCHORAGE ADVENTURE DAY
Breakfast at your hotel before a “guest’s choice” day of adventure! Spend your day exploring downtown Anchorage on your own with a complimentary downtown shuttle. Optional excursions are available for purchase including bear viewing, flightseeing, golfing and hiking. Breakfast
Day 9: SEWARD
You will journey south this morning along scenic Turnagain Arm, exploring the Kenai Peninsula all the way to Seward. In Seward board a sightseeing vessel for a glacier and wildlife cruise through Kenai Fjords National Park. This 8 hour cruise gives you the opportunity to view whales, puffins, eagles, sea lions, sea otters and other marine wildlife. Return to Seward afterwards for an overnight at the beautiful Seward Windsong Lodge. All Meals
Day 10: HOMER
Head North and East across the Kenai Peninsula to the glacier-lined port of Homer. Enjoy lunch upon arrival with the rest of the afternoon free to explore Homer’s art galleries, berry themed wineries and the Homer Spit shops. Enjoy dinner at the end of the spit overlooking the water. All Meals
Day 11: HOMER ADVENTURE DAY
Today you will enjoy one included optional activity. Choose to go hiking, kayaking, aerial flightseeing, visit a winery, participate in a brewery tour, or go deep sea fishing for Halibut, Salmon and Cod. Regroup this evening for a farewell dinner in Homer. All Meals
Day 12: FLY HOME
After breakfast, transfer to the Homer Airport to board your flights bound for Anchorage. From Anchorage you will fly back to Chicago where your motorcoach will return the group to pickup points. Breakfast
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This trip includes 27 meals!
Motorcoach Transportation To and From Chicago, Roundtrip Airfare From Chicago, Attractions, Top Tier Accommodations, Fully Guided Service, Gratuities for Meals, Baggage Handling for One Bag, Attractions & Attraction Guides, Luxury Land, Rail & Cruise Transportation, Airport Transfers, Pre-Tour Hotel Night, Airfare & Taxes.
What's Not Included:
Airline Baggage Fees and Trip Cancellation Insurance
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