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Hiking in the area
$2,519
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Alaska Rail Adventure

10 Day Itinerary
  • Cruise Kenai Fjords National Park
  • Try dog-sledding and gold panning
  • Raft Class III Rapids near Denali
  • Flightsee around Mt. McKinley
Activities:
Hiking, Land, Whitewater Rafting, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Moderate
This active Alaska tour is designed for those short on time who want to see all the main Alaska highlights while still getting their blood-pumping. This Alaska trip includes 'must-sees' such as a full day cruise in the Kenai Fjords National Park and a flight-see tour around Mt. McKinley …
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A grizzly bear catches a fish
$2,741
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Alaska Highlights

10 Day Itinerary
  • Stay at a remote lodge in Denali
  • Cruise the Kenai Fjords by boat
  • Visit the historic Talkeetna town
  • Explore Seward and the Exit Glacier
Activities:
Hiking, Land, Whale Watching, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Easy Active
Explore Alaska by way of the historic Alaska Railway. Start your Alaska adventure in northern Fairbanks and work your way south visiting Denali National Park with a stay deep in the heart of the Denali backcountry. Spend one night at Talkeetna Lodge, another historic rail stop. Continue south to …
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Sunrise from the deck over the fjord
$2,734
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Kenai Explorer

6 Day Itinerary
  • Stay in a remote Kenai Fjords Lodge
  • Spot seal, sea otters, and birdlife
  • Go on a dog-sled adventure
  • Walk on the Exit Glacier in Seward
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Land, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Easy Active
Spend six days exploring the southern area near Seward, Alaska including the vast and stunning Kenai Fjords National Park. Rest one night at a wilderness lodge in Cooper Landing, then travel further to Kenai Fjords Glacier Lodge. Spend time paddling, boating and spotting wildlife during your stay …
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Creek views at Denali Backcountry Lodge
$2,003
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Denali Backcountry Lodge

4 Day Itinerary
  • Learn the natural history of Denali
  • Watch for bears, caribou, & moose
  • Walk to Fannie Quigley's cabin
  • Hiking, fishing, & biking options
Activities:
Biking, Fishing, Hiking, Land, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the remote heart of Denali National Park during your stay at Denali Backcountry Lodge, located at the end of the 92-mile Denali Park Road. Stay in one of 42 cozy cabins and take part in guided naturalist activities such as hiking, biking, gold panning, and natural history walks. Watch for …
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Out on the lake
$2,060
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Kenai Backcountry Lodge

3 Day Itinerary
  • Travel deep into Kenai backcountry
  • Raft the Kenai River to the lodge
  • Set out on hikes and spot wildlife
Activities:
Land, Whitewater Rafting, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Easy Active
Spend three nights in the backcountry at an Alaskan wilderness lodge located inside the Kenai Wildlife Refuge. Navigate the waters of the Kenai River between the Kenai Riverside Lodge and the Kenai Backcountry Lodge on a full day rafting trip. Keep your eyes peeled for the moose, bear, caribou, and …
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Adventures in Juneau, Alaska
$1,825
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Inside Passage by Land

8 Day Itinerary
  • Visit Mendenhall Glacier
  • Hike through the Alaskan rainforest
  • Travel by flight and stay in hotels
  • Spot wildlife from a kayak in Sitka
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Land, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Easy Active
Spend 8 days on this hotel-based Alaska tour of the Inside Passage. Explore some of the main cities most Alaska cruises visit, such as Juneau, Sitka, and Ketchikan. Plenty of free time allows for the independent traveler to spend time as you like in each location, and guided tours allow for some …
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Kenai Riverside Lodge
$1,158
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Kenai River Retreat

3 Day Itinerary
  • Stay in old pioneer Alaska cabins
  • Spot wildlife from your cabin deck
  • Adventure out by raft or go fishing
Activities:
Fishing, Hiking, Land, Wilderness Lodge
Activity Level:
Easy Active
Spend two nights and three days exploring the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge in the Chugach Mountains. Extend your stay for more time in the remote Alaska wilderness, or connect with another lodge to fully explore the Kenai Peninsula on your Alaska trip. The Kenai Riverside offers its guests the …
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Overlooking Virgin Bay
$990
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Prince William Sound Lodge

4-5 Day Itinerary
  • Stay in Prince William Sound
  • Explore on your own or with a guide
  • Hike, boat, kayak or fish each day
Activities:
Fishing, Hiking, Kayaking, Land, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Easy Active
Prince William Sound Lodge offers rustic comfort while on an Alaska wilderness adventure. The lodge offers a very exclusive setting on Prince William Sound which is only accessible by boat or plane, yet still very near to Anchorage, Alaska. Fly by charter flight or arrange for a water taxi from …
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Dogsled and heli adventure
$621
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Knik River Lodge

2-4 Day Itinerary
  • Spot wildlife from your cabin deck
  • See glaciers on a heli flight tour
  • Walk on a remote glacier
Activities:
Helicopter Tour, Hiking, Kayaking, Land, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Easy Active
This remote Alaskan retreat is an isolated yet luxurious way to explore the Alaska wilderness and the Chugach Mountains. Overnight in a cozy cabin with views of the glacial Knik River. Enjoy meals in the renowned Raven's Perch Restaurant. Your days can be spent on short hikes in the area or …
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Kayaking with friends
$537
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Kayak Valdez

3 Day Itinerary
  • Spend 2 days on guided kayak tours
  • Kayak to Columbia Glacier
  • Paddle Duck Flats spotting birdlife
Activities:
Kayaking, Land
Activity Level:
Moderate
This short kayaking tour in Valdez, Alaska offers a good introduction to Prince William Sound for the traveler with a tight budget or short on time. Spend your nights at the Best Western in Valdez and enjoy two guided group kayak tours in the area. The first takes you to Duck Flats near Valdez …
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Kayaking through Alaska.
$6,645
Save $1000
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Fjords of Alaska-Ultimate Expedition

15 Day Itinerary aboard Wilderness Explorer
  • View glaciers in Glacier Bay NP
  • Explore the forests of the mainland
  • Discover Wrangell
  • Hike along Chichagof Island
  • Watch for whales in Icy Strait
  • Transit winding Wrangell Narrows
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Grab your camera and set out for adventure on this 15-day Alaskan cruise. Pristine landscape, untouched coves, and astounding wildlife are sure to delight and entrance you as you sail alongside glaciers and icebergs. Embrace the Alaskan wilderness as you cruise from port to port on this journey.
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Ultimate Alaska
$6,321
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Ultimate Alaska

14 Day Itinerary
  • Hike & camp Alaska's backcountry
  • Kayak & camp near Columbia Glacier
  • Walk and ice climb on Root Glacier
  • Raft down the Kennicott River
Activities:
Camping, Hiking, Land, Whitewater Rafting, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Challenging
This two week Alaska trip is designed for the avid adventurer desiring to minimize transit time and maximize remote active experiences while on vacation in Alaska. Hike Alaska's remote and unspoiled wilderness area of Wrangell - St. Elias National Park on a multi-day basecamp and hiking tour. …
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View of Mendenhall glacier on an Alaska cruise
$5,995
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Alaska's Inside Passage Sojourn

10 Day Itinerary aboard Chichagof Dream
  • Kayak along the Alaskan coastline
  • Watch glaciers calve giant icebergs
  • Visit the highlights of Juneau
  • Journey through Tracy Arm Fjord
Starts/ Ends in:
Sitka / Ketchikan
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Spend 10 days aboard the Chichagof Dream chasing beautiful, dramatic landscapes and Alaskan wildlife. After setting sail from Sitka head towards Glacier Bay National Park for the chance to see bears, wolves, humpback whales, and sea lions. Tour the capital city of Juneau and see all the highlights …
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Sitka from the ship
$6,295
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Whales, Wildlife & Glaciers

8 Day Itinerary aboard Safari Endeavour
  • Bike through Haines
  • Learn about native cultures
  • Admire Alaska's distinct wildlife
  • Hike the Tongass National Forest
Activities:
Biking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the wilderness of Alaska and the Inside Passage. Everything is so much bigger than you imagined. Glaciers, bears, salmon, and whales as far as the eye can see, stunning in the kind of way no photo can show you. Go deep into the frozen nature on an unforgettable 8-day Alaska cruise, …
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Grapes from a local winery.
$4,295
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Rivers of Wine and Culinary

8 Day Itinerary aboard SS Legacy
  • Visit five Washington & Oregon AVAs
  • Learn about Washington´s diversity
  • Visit Maryhill Winery´s vineyard
  • Enjoy an evening wine extravaganza
Activities:
River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Pull out the corks!Take part in this 8-day wine and culinary experience aboard the S.S. Legacy, an old-world charm vessel with the benefits of modern comforts. Sail through the Columbia River on your way to Washington, named one of the top ten wine regions in the world. Visit Oregon´s …
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Intricate detailing on an Alaskan totem pole
$5,795
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Alaska's Glacier Bay & Island Adventure

8 Day Itinerary aboard Alaskan Dream
  • Enjoy kayak and DIB in Saginaw Bay
  • View the world's tallest totem pole
  • Visit the renowned Tracy Arm Fjord
  • Relax at the Orca Point Lodge
Starts/ Ends in:
Sitka / Juneau
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the serenity of raw wilderness in this 8-day cruise through Southeast Alaska, visiting places like Kuiu, charming Petroglyph Beach, glacial Tracy Arm Fjord, and Glacier Bay National Park. Enjoy DIB (shallow water expedition craft) excursions, kayaking, and hiking and a relaxing evening …
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Margerie Glacier in Alaska
$11,995
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Alaska Glacier Cruise - Ultimate Expedition

15 Day Itinerary aboard Safari Endeavour
  • Explore Glacier Bay National Park
  • Take a private village tour of Kake
  • Kayak and paddle board along coves
  • Whale watch in Frederick Sound
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the natural beauty of Alaska on this 15-day voyage which offers you access to an unparalleled perspective of the last frontier. View ultimate glaciers: Margerie, Grand Pacific, LeConte, Baird, and Dawes or Sawyer and South Sawyer. Admire marine life such as Dall’s porpoise, sea lions, …
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Kayaking in Alaska.
$7,145
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Alaska's Inside Passage & San Juans Cruise

15 Day Itinerary aboard Safari Endeavour
  • Discover Canada's Inside Passage
  • Explore Hood Canal
  • Learn about Tlingit Culture
  • Visit the Tongass National Forest
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Travel Alaska’s fabled Inside Passage, pausing to admire dramatic fjord waterfalls, humpback whales at play, and spectacular Glacier Bay National Park. Hike into the Olympic Mountains, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore secluded inlets only accessible by Zodiac and narrow passages where …
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