Arrive in Anchorage, Alaska's largest city. Book an excursion, or explore shops, museums and restaurants at your leisure. Overnight in Anchorage. Day 2:
Depart on the Glacier Discovery Train for the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, home to bears, moose and more. Continue on to the Spencer Glacier Whistle Stop, where you'll raft amid icebergs in full view of Spencer Glacier. Travel to Girdwood and overnight at the Hotel Alyeska. Day 3:
Enjoy spectacular views of backcountry glaciers aboard the Coastal Classic Train to the charming port town of Seward. Visit the massive Exit Glacier and a champion sled dog kennel! Overnight in Seward Day 4:
Watch for marine wildlife and glaciers as you cruise to a remote wilderness lodge for a two-night stay. Overnight in Seward. Day 5:
Enjoy the comforts of a well-appointed wilderness lodge, enjoy the serenity of Alaska's remote coastal lands. Overnight in Seward. Day 6:
Board a water taxi for the return to Seward. That evening take a Coastal Classic Train to Anchorage. Spend the night at Anchorage Day 7:
Travel to Denali National Park aboard the Denali Star Train. This scenic,
full-day trip from Anchorage offers views of Denali along with wildlife and backcountry beauty.Overnight at the Denali Backcountry Lodge. Day 8:
Take advantage of the best wildlife viewing as you travel 92 miles into the farthest reaches of the park on the restricted access park road. Incredible wildlife sightings are common, including grizzly bears, moose, wolves, foxes, caribou, eagles and much more.Overnight in Talkeetna. Day 9:
This day is completely dedicated to enjoying the Denali backcountry, with options to hike, pan for gold, fish for grayling, or mountain bike to relax. Overnight in Denali Backcountry Lodge. Day 10
After a hearty breakfast, you will return to the Denali Train depot for the short train trip to Talkeetna. This little village is known for its amazing views of Denali. Overnight in Talkeetna. Day 11
In Talkeetna, a jetboat ride takes you deep into the National Wild Park of Devil's Gorge. Depart on the Denali Star Train for the final leg from Talkeetna to Anchorage. Overnight in Anchorage Adventure Class Pricing:
Experience rail travel across Alaska at our best rate. Adventure Class cars offer comfortable seating and large picture windows. Adventure Class guests are encouraged to travel between railcars, whether to take advantage of the open seating in our Vista Dome cars or visit the Wilderness Cafe. Adventure Class features:
- Confirmed seat with large picture windows
- Onboard dining and bar service available for purchase in the Wilderness Cafe
- Freedom to explore between Adventure Class cars
- Access to open seating in Vista Dome car GoldStar Pricing:
The Alaska Railroad's premium class of service offers passengers an exceptional way to travel across Alaska. Glass-dome ceilings allow for panoramic views as Alaska unfolds along the tracks, and an outdoor, upper-level viewing platform - the only of its kind in the world - offers fresh air and an excellent vantage point for photos. On the lower level of GoldStar railcars, passengers enjoy a full-service dining room; GoldStar tickets include meals, all soft beverages and two complimentary adult beverages per trip for passengers over 21. GoldStar Service features:
- Glass-dome ceilings
- Upper-level outdoor viewing platforms
- Inclusive dining at the lower-level full-service dining car
- Private bar and two complimentary adult beverages
- Comfortable forward-facing seats
- Alaskan tour guide providing narration
- Fully accessible Please Note: Minimum of 2 passengers required to book. Prices are per person, based on double occupancy. Package prices may vary from the published rates with hotel and tour selections. All prices are subject to change without notice. Please call us for an official quote: 888-586-8489.
Baggage service is available. Each ticketed passenger may check two pieces of luggage. The luggage weight limit is 50 pounds per bag. The baggage fee for bikes, excess, oversized, and overweight bags is .00 per item. One carry-on item is allowed per person. Carry-on bags may not exceed 15" x 14" x 6". Please remember to carry on medications, cameras or other items that you will need during your train ride.
Tours that are canceled between 36 and 59 days before travel are subject to a 50% cancellation fee. No refunds will be issued for cancellations less than 35 days before travel. Cancellations made more than 60 days before travel will be refunded 90% of the booking value.
Are there any physical requirements for this tour?
Guests must be able to get in and out of buses, boats, and/or airplanes. This tour is not wheelchair accessible. Moderate to strenuous activity required.
Is lodging included in the tour pacakage?
Yes, accommodations are provided for each overnight along the tour, noted in bold within the page description.
Are food and drink included?
Food and drink are included during various portions of the tour as stated in the description. Please refer to those details for more information.
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