Alaska's Historic Rails & Scenic Byways Tour

Wrangell St Elias National Park
Matanuska Glacier
Day 9 -

Wrangell St. Elias National Park

• Have breakfast at Bed and Breakfast *
• Drive from Sheep Moutain to Anchorage (approx. 2 hours of drive time)
• Visit historic Independence Mine & Hatcher Pass
• Tour the Alaska Native Heritage Center, enjoy Native Dance Performances & Exhibits
• Explore Anchorage - enjoy sightseeing and historic sites
• Return rental vehicle- transportation provided to the Anchorage Airport
Day 10 -

Alaska Native Heritage Center

• Have breakfast at Bed and Breakfast *
• Take a one hour flight seeing tour of Mt. McKinley and the Alaska Range
• Explore the history of Talkeetna on a walking tour and visit the local museum
• Ride the Alaska Railroad from Talkeetna to Anchorage
• Check into a late model rental vehicle in Anchorage with unlimited miles
• Anchorage lodging provided
• Have breakfast at Bed and Breakfast *
• Travel down the Kenai Peninsula from Anchorage to Seward (2 hour drive)
• Enjoy a visit to a local historic family owned Girdwood gold mine- try your luck at gold panning
• Visit a large game wildlife conservation center to view resident wildlife and Musk Ox
• Ride behind a sled dog team with a local Iditarod sled dog musher & tour the local training grounds
• Seward lodging provided
• Have breakfast at Bed and Breakfast *
• Tour the Alaska Sealife Center
• Drive from Seward to Whittier (approx 2 hour drive)
• Explore the beautiful Portage Glacier Valley
• Ride the Alaska Marine Highway from Whittier to Valdez - vehicle transfer included (6 hour trip)
• Valdez lodging provided
Day 4 -

Talkeetna

• Have breakfast at Bed and Breakfast *
• Attend a local sled dog presentation
• Transportation provided to the Denali train station
• Ride the Alaska Railroad from Denali to Talkeetna
• Transportation provided in Talkeetna
• Talkeetna lodging provided
Day 5 -

Flghtsee Mt. McKinley

Day 6 -

Seward

• Have breakfast at Bed and Breakfast *
• Pick up a picnic backpack lunch for your day in Denali National Park
• Spend the day viewing wildlife and exploring Denali National Park
• Ride the Shuttle Bus to Wonder Lake in Denali National Park (travel to the end of the park road)
• Denali area lodging provided
Day 7 -

Kenai Fjords National Park

• Have breakfast at Bed and Breakfast *
• Ride the Alaska Railroad from Fairbanks to Denali (return rental vehicle in Fairbanks)
• All of transportation provided in the Denali area
• Take a white-water rafting trip or scenic river float trip down the Nenana River
• Denali area lodging provided
Day 8 -

Alaska Marine Highway

Wonder Lake Denali
• Have breakfast at Bed and Breakfast *
• Drive the beautiful Richardson & Glenn Highway from Valdez to Sheep Mt. (approx. 3 hours drive)
• Visit Worthington Glacier and Thompson Pass
• Enjoy wildlife viewing and day hiking in Wrangell St. Elias National Park
• Have lunch at the historic Copper River Roadhouse
• Sheep Mt lodging provided
Day 3 -

Denali National Park

Alaska Railroad
Mt McKinley
Kenai Peninsula
Kenai Fjords National Park
Alaska Marine Highway
Bull Caribou Denali National Park

• Have breakfast at Bed and Breakfast *
• Take an all day cruise into Kenai Fjords National Park, one of Alaska‚Äôs most scenic and wild national    parks. Cruise aboard a comfortable 20 passenger vessel , lunch and snacks provided. This nine hour    cruise will take you deep into the park providing a full day of wildlife viewing. Have lunch
  in front of one of the Kenai Fjords largest glaciers while waiting for the glacier ice to calve.
• Seward lodging provided

Day 2 -

Alaska Railroad

• Check into new model rental vehicle in Fairbanks with unlimited miles
• Explore the historical side of Fairbanks at Pioneer Park
• Cruise the Chena River aboard the historic Riverboat Discovery
• Enjoy a soak in the hot mineral baths at the historic Chena Hot Springs
• Fairbanks lodging provided
Day 1 -

Riverboat Discovery

Riverboat Discovery