Alaska Explorer

6 Days from Fairbanks

From $1,689 plus $179 taxes per person

Experience a wonderful six day escorted tour including Fairbanks, a Riverboat cruise, the Alaska Pipeline, Denali National Park with Tundra Wilderness tour and Anchorage City which includes a visit to the Alaska Native Heritage Center.


  • Luxury Dome Railcar
  • Fairbanks Riverboat Discovery
  • Anchorage, Talkeetna, Denali, Fairbanks

Day 1 – Arrive Fairbanks

Fly into Fairbanks. Transfer via hotel courtesy shuttle and overnight in Fairbanks, the Heart of the Interior.

Day 2 – Fairbanks Sightseeing and Riverboat Cruise

Today learn how the gold rush affected Alaska’s interior on a sightseeing tour with an included visit to the University of Alaska Fairbanks Museum. Time is available for shopping, walking or dining on your own in the downtown area. This afternoon cruise on the Chena River aboard a sternwheeler and experience the thrill of river travel. Travel back to the time when traditional riverboats plied the waterways of Alaska’s interior during the late 1800’s.
(Breakfast included)

Day 3 – Fairbanks to Denali National Park

Park through the Tanana River Valley. Travel through the river community of Nenana to learn about the Nenana Ice Classic, Alaska’s only legalized form of gambling.

(Breakfast included)

Day 4 – Denali National Park

A continental breakfast is included at the hotel this morning.

Morning is free to explore Denali National Park

This morning the Tundra Wilderness tour will travel into Denali National Park along the Park Road. On tour, you may catch sight of Denali, North America’s highest mountain. Throughout your adventure, you’ll witness incredible scenery and enjoy a narrated history of the park road, keeping an eye out for animals that call this place home such as grizzly bear, moose, caribou, and Dall sheep. A small snack and beverage are included in the tour. Your Tour Director will inform you of the exact departure time.

(Continental breakfast and a snack included)

Day 5 – Denali Park to Talkeetna to Anchorage

A continental breakfast is included at the hotel this morning.

Board your luxury dome rail car for the trip from Denali to Talkeetna, a quaint historic village nestled at the confluence of three glacially fed rivers. The village’s name derives from the Athabaskan word for “river of plenty.” It is also the inspiration city for the community depicted in Northern Exposure, the television series.

In Talkeetna board a motorcoach for the journey from Talkeetna to Anchorage. Keep your eyes open for Alaska wildlife roaming the pristine landscape. Mountains, rivers, lakes, flora, and fauna make the trip scenic and enjoyable. The on-board guide will keep you informed of the local history and share tales of the north.

Upon arrival you are transferred to your hotel.

Tonight, share the favorite highlights of the trip with your fellow travelers as you join in a farewell dinner this evening.

(Continental breakfast and Farewell Dinner included)

Day 6 – Anchorage departure

Today your tour ends with a hotel courtesy transfer to the Airport. (Breakfast included) (B)



Departure Dates (2024) Double 3rd/4th Single
May 26 $1,689 $1,269 $2,399
Jun 2, 30 $1,799 $1,269 $2,579
Jul 14, 28 $1,799 $1,269 $2,579
Aug 11, 25 $1,799 $1,269 $2,579
Sept 8 $1,689 $1,269 $2,399
Taxes $179 $149 $269
* Prices are per person based on the occupancy shown.
* 3rd and 4th person rates are based on sharing with two full fare guests.
* All prices are in U.S. dollars.* Unless otherwise indicated, all rates shown are per person in U.S. Dollars, sharing double occupancy. All rates are subject to change.Unless otherwise indicated all tours are available for daily departure during the effective date range.We offer and strongly recommend travel insurance to protect your vacation. Click Here for details and to purchase.
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Fairbanks, AK: 64.837800, -147.717000
Denali National Park Alaska: 63.540800, -151.724000
Anchorage, AK: 61.216300, -149.895000
Posted in Anchorage, Denali National Park, Escorted, Fairbanks.