- Puffin Tour - 8 Days from Anchorage
May 14 - September 9, 2013 | From $1,899 per person + $159 Tax
On this vacation you visit the training camp of Mitch Seavey, Iditarod champion. Ride the Alaska Railroad through Grandview aptly named as the views are "grand". Plus...spend a full day exploring Fairbanks from the gold rush history to cruising the on the rivers in the area.
Day 1 -
Tour begins with arrival at your hotel in Anchorage. The remainder of day is free to explore Alaska's largest city.
Day 2 -
Depart Anchorage by rail. Follow the shores of Turnagain Arm and cross over Moose Pass. In Seward visit the Alaska SeaLife Center at your leisure and enjoy exploring this harbor town.
Day 3 -
Depart on your morning tour to Kenai Fjords National Park to view the wildlife and glaciers of this National Park. Return to Seward in time for the your bus departure back to Anchorage.
Day 4 -
Denali National Park
Board the Luxury Dome railcars this morning, and traverse the Mat-Su Valley and over Alaska's highest bridge at Hurricane Gulch, then on to Denali. Arriving at 4:30pm, you can begin your exploration of this great National Park.
Day 5 – Customize your Denali National Park Experience
Today is yours to schedule your personal exploration of the Park. Click Here for all the possible tour options you have to customize your stay in the Park.
Day 6 -
Denali National Park /
Today you have more time to explore the Park before you reboard your Luxury Dome railcars for the trip to Fairbanks arriving at 8:30pm.
Day 7 -
Today you will see all Fairbanks has to offer. Start the day with a tour of the El Dorado Gold Mine and Gold Dredge No.8. Ride the Tanana Valley Railroad for an adventure into the gold fields of the Interior. A two-hour guided tour takes you through a permafrost tunnel where Alaska's history comes alive. Visit Gold Dredge No. 8, a historic dredge used to mine the valley. You will learn about the rich gold history of the area.
Travel to Discovery Landing for lunch (included), before boarding the Riverboat Discovery for a three hour cruise which will take you into the heart of Alaska by a family who has made the rivers of Alaska a way of life. You will see a bush plane taking off on a "bush" style-runway., visit the home and kennels of the late four-time Iditarod winner Susan Butcher, and gain insight in the ancient Athabascan Indian culture. (L)
Day 8 -
Your tour ends at hotel check out.
|Departure Dates (2013)||Double||3rd and 4th||Single|
| May 14 - 31
| June 1 - August 31
| September 1 - 9
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- 3rd and 4th person rates are based on sharing with two full fare guests.
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