Alaska Tour and Cruise
Fly to Anchorage
5/24 Motorcoach to Kenai
Princess Wilderness Lodge from Anchorage along Cook Inlet and Turnagain Arm
and through Chugach Mountains.
5/26 Motorcoach back
to Anchorage to catch Ultra Dome rail to Talkeetna for further mortorcoach
trip to Mt. McKinley
Princess Wilderness Lodge. Two days of tours to a homestead, panning for gold,
and clear views of Mt. McKinley.
5/28 Travel to
Denali National Park and catch rail to Fairbanks.
Following morning a “Discovery” Riverboat trip aboard a sternwheeler for a
cruise on the Chena and Tanana rivers with a stop at the “Old Chena Village”
where native guides provide a glimpse of history and culture of the Athabascan
5/29 Following the
river trip we fly to Anchorage for mortorcoach trip to Seward to board the
starts with a sail over to College Bay and its glaciers named for eastern
universities. Backtracking some we head south for the fantastic views of
Glacier Bay. We head further along the inside passage
to Skagway and hence to Juneau with the final port of call at Ketchikan prior
to disembarking at Vancouver.
Prior to our return home we toured Vancouver followed by a Victoria Day
excursion. In Victoria we spend time looking with awe at the Butchart Gardens
and ending our day with high tea in the Empress Hotel.