Wilderness Frontier Explorer


Days 1-8Cruise

Begin your journey across Alaska aboard Radiance of the Seas, enjoying a spectacular sail from Vancouver to Seward on your 7-Night Northbound Alaska and Hubbard Glacier.

Day 8FridayDenali

Upon arrival in Seward, you will meet your Adventure Specialist and board a deluxe motorcoach for a scenic drive to Anchorage where you’ll have time for lunch on your own. Then it’s on to the beautiful destination of Denali. A stop for lunch on your own in Anchorage will be made along the way. Spend a relaxing night in Denali.

Day 9SaturdayDenali

Spend your morning immersed in the beauty of Alaska’s natural landscapes as you head deep into Denali National Park on the Tundra Wilderness Tour. Along the way, watch for Alaska’s “big five” — caribou, moose, bear, grey wolves, and Dall sheep. The afternoon is yours to explore at leisure. Take a scenic stroll around town or participate in an optional activity, such as white-water rafting or helicopter flightseeing. Enjoy another overnight stay in Denali.

Day 10SundayFairbanks

The morning is yours to enjoy at leisure, with options to book an optional land excursion or relax at your hotel. Your Adventure Specialist can help you select from an array of incredible activities, including the Husky Homestead Tour or white-water rafting. Later, you’ll embark on a luxurious ride aboard the Wilderness Express®, a glass-domed rail car, to Fairbanks, the golden heart of Alaska. Indulge in a savory dinner onboard the train before reaching Fairbanks, where you’ll retire to your hotel accommodations.

Day 11MondayFairbanks

After breakfast, you’ll spend a scenic day discovering the sights and sounds of Fairbanks on the Fairbanks City Tour. Then, you’ll step back in time to unveil the history of Alaska’s gold rush while touring Gold Dredge 8. The excitement continues with a lovely afternoon cruise down the Chena River on the Riverboat Discovery sternwheeler. Later, you’ll retire to your accommodations to enjoy a second night in Fairbanks.

Day 12TuesdayFairbanks

After an incredible experience in “The Last Frontier,” your Adventure Specialist will see that you are transferred to the Fairbanks airport for your flight home.

Note: All Canadian Rockies itineraries are independent travel itineraries and do not include an escort. Independent travel offers all the features of a structured group vacation plus the advantages only true independence can offer. All tours and activities described are included in your Cruisetour vacation. Upgrades for travel on VIA Rail are available for an additional fee. Contact your travel agent for details.