Following the Alaska Railroad Route between Anchorage, Talkeetna and Fairbanks, the incredible vistas of the Alaska Range are complemented by narrated onboard history information, beverage and meal services. Enjoy the spectacular scenery, outstanding wildlife viewing opportunities for Grizzly Bears, Moose, Wolf, Dall Sheep and other mammals or additional activities such as rafting, flightseeing or sightseeing tours. Our tour package includes transfers, a full day of wildlife viewing, your choice of hotel accommodation and individual program extension or combinations. Travel in style – travel by railroad!
Included in our package: Your choice to travel onboard the standard Alaska Railroad train cars or the deluxe Panorama Dome Car with wrap-around glass Ultra Dome ceilings ensure unobstructed views of Alaska's spectacular scenery while you relax and enjoy the full beverage service and informative commentary provided by our on-board Hosts. Open-air viewing platforms allow you to step outdoors for the perfect snapshot or breath of fresh air. An elegant dining salon awaits with five-foot picture windows, crisp linen, fine china and a menu of delectable entrees prepared to your order by our on-board chefs.
Please Note: The Tour Package is also available from / to Fairbanks or Anchorage.
Arrive in Anchorage during the day. Enjoy a full day in Anchorage at leisure. Optional: 2-hour city sightseeing tour. You can also easily explore the sights of Alaska's largest city on your own: walk along the coastal trail with a beautiful Cook Inlet view, shop on 4th Avenue, visit the Alaska Native Heritage Museum or check out the enormous salmon run down in Ship Creek. In evening enjoy a stroll along the coastal trail with views of Mt. McKinley and the "Sleeping Lady".
Anchorage - Denali National Park
Board the Alaska Railroad in Anchorage at 8:15 am. Enjoy sweeping views of snowcapped mountain ranges while traveling from Anchorage via Talkeetna to Denali National Park, home of the tallest mountain in North America. Along the way, you may spot a variety of wildlife. Have your camera ready as the train crosses Hurricane Gulch Bridge, 300 feet above the creek. Upon arrival at the Denali Village train station at 3:45 pm transfer to your hotel at the national park entrance. Remaining day at leisure or for outdoor activities. Overnight: Denali National Park
Denali National Park
Early departure (pre-reserved time) for a full day national park and wildlife observation tour within the shadows of 20.320 foot Mt. McKinley to the Eielson Visitor Center or scenic Wonder Lake with a immense (best) view of “ the Mountain”. Watch for Grizzly Bears, Moose, Caribou, Wolf and Fox along the ridges and river beds or observe one of the 150 different bird species which inherit the park area. This trip offers some great hiking opportunities too. Return to the national park entrance anytime at your own pace. Overnight: Denali National Park
Denali National Park - Fairbanks
Spend the morning at Denali National Park with a ranger sled dog demonstration, raft of float on the Nenana River or take a scenic flightseeing tour around the magnificent three - Mt. McKinley, Mt. Foraker and Mt. Hunter. Leave Denali at 3:45 pm and relax in your comfortable reclining seats, take a delicious dinner onboard or listen to the commentaries through a local tour escort. Your tour ends with the arrival in Fairbanks at 8:00 pm. Optional: We can arrange for you a hotel in Fairbanks.