Spectacular Alaska! with Alaska Cruise
When you think of a spectacular Alaska vacation, what comes to mind? Witnessing glaciers calve into the sea? Riding the world-famous Alaska Railroad? Seeking out wildlife in Denali National Park? Or maybe it’s cruising through the sea to watch for seals, sea otters, birds, and even whales. Whatever it is, this tour through Alaska is sure to delight!Board the Alaska Railroad to Denali National Park and seek out grizzly bear, caribou, moose, and more on a wilderness expedition. Take a cruise on Prince William Sound and along Columbia Glacier, the second-largest tide-water glacier in North America. Just imagine the gorgeous scenery you’ll see! You’ll also take a cruise on Kenai Fjords National Park to see glaciers calving into the sea and hear the thunderous roar. Photos and videos cannot adequately capture the experience—you must witness it in person. On both cruises, be sure to watch for wildlife.See the Trans-Alaska Pipeline Terminal near Valdez, take a sternwheeler cruise in Fairbanks, visit the home of four-time Iditarod champion Martin Buser near Anchorage, and enjoy a 7-night cruise with ample opportunity to take in Alaska’s awe-inspiring glaciers and majestic scenery. Explore the remote and rugged beauty of areas such as Glacier Bay, Juneau, and Ketchikan via Alaska’s impressive Inside Passage. Watch for spouting whales, soaring eagles, barking seals, and other wildlife. Marvel at glaciers and witness the amazing spectacle of thunder and spray as tremendous slabs of ice break off into the sea. Be sure to grab your camera and get ready for a trip that will leave you breathless and inspired—a travel experience of a lifetime.
VALDEZ Cruise Prince William Sound DELTA JUNCTION Visit the living history homestead FAIRBANKS Pan for gold at Gold Dredge #8; cruise aboard sternwheeler riverboat Discovery; enjoy an Alaska salmon bake FAIRBANKS–DENALI Journey aboard the Alaska Railroad in Deluxe Dome ServiceDENALI NATIONAL PARK Dinner and [LF] exclusive presentation at the Murie Science & Learning Center by a local Naturalist; guided wilderness expeditionBIG LAKE [LF] Visit Happy Trails Kennels ANCHORAGE Sightseeing tour; farewell dinner KENAI FJORDS NATIONAL PARK Cruise through Kenai Fjords National Park
ANCHORAGE Sheraton Anchorage (SF)VALDEZ Mountain Sky Hotel (F)FAIRBANKS Wedgewood Resort (F)DENALI NATIONAL PARK Denali Bluffs (F)ALASKA CRUISE Holland America’s MS Statendam or MS Oosterdam
Breakfast (B) daily, 10 lunches (L) including a picnic lunch in Denali National Park, 11 three-course dinners (D) including a farewell dinner in Anchorage
NOTES:Your train The Alaska Railroad travels through Alaska’s spectacular scenery. Globus has obtained a complimentary upgrade for our guests in Deluxe Dome Service, which features confirmed seats in the upper-level dome car; priority seating in the dining room; and a private outdoor viewing deck. While wildlife in Alaska is frequently seen, early-season (May & early June) and late-season (September) departures offer even greater opportunities for viewing a variety of wildlife. Departures after mid-August will enjoy blazing fall colors.Cruise itineraries are provided by Holland America Line and are up to date at time of publishing. Your travel documents will contain the most current information.