Alaska National Parks Self Drive Explorer

12 Days / 11 Nights
Anchorage to Anchorage
Price fromUSD$3,963per person

INTRODUCTION

This best selling 12 day Alaska road trip showcases three of Alaska's majestic National Parks.

Cruise Kenai Fjords National Park, take your choice of tours at Denali National Park, witness Wrangell St.

Elias National Park and take a glacier cruise into Prince William Sound. 

Don't forget to keep your eyes open for moose, bears, wolves, whales, sea otter and bald eagles as you adventure!. 

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Anchorage to Seward
Day 2
Seward | Freedom of Choice – Choose 1 of 5 Excursions
 
Option 1. Tonsina Point Resurrection Bay Kayaking Adventure
 
Option 2. Bear Lake Kayak | Canoe Trip
 
Option 3. Wilderness Dog Sled ride Tour
 
Option 4. Exit Glacier Hike
 
Option 5. Resurrection Bay Wildlife Cruise
Day 3
Seward to Talkeetna
Day 4
Talkeetna to Denali National Park Entrance
Day 5
Denali | Freedom of Choice - Choose 1 of 4 Excursions
 
Option 1. Denali Highway Jeep Excursion | Self-Drive Guided 4x4 Excursion
 
Option 2. Tundra Wilderness Tour | Coach Tour
 
Option 3. Upgrade Option: Denali Summit Flightseeing | Small Aircraft
 
Option 4. Upgrade Option : Denali Glacier Landing | Helicopter
Day 6
Denali National Park to Fairbanks | Sternwheeler Riverboat Cruise
Day 7
Fairbanks to Chitina | Chitina to McCarthy | Flight
Day 8
McCarthy | Kennicott | Root Glacier Hike
Day 9
McCarthy to Chitina | Flight | Chitina to Valdez
Day 10
Valdez | Prince William Sound Columbia Glacier Cruise with lunch
Day 11
Valdez to Sheep Mountain Lodge
Day 12
Sheep Mountain Lodge to Anchorage

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REVIEWS

We saw spectacular sights, met warm and friendly people, saw the Northern Lights, and made a lifetime of memories. We want to thank you for the wonderful job you did in setting everything up, and also for your courteous assistance and recommendations along the way.

Nick Florida, United States

We are so grateful for the careful planning and ideal itinerary for our vacation. We had a complete portfolio of maps, places to visit, and reservations. We loved every hotel or mountain cabin we stayed in, the boat ride through the Seward fjords, the sternwheel ride in Fairbanks, the bush ride into Denali Park for a close enough encounter with a mama grizzly and her 2 cubs....and awesome scenery at every curve.

Wayne Michigan, United States

Alaska by Design created a perfect itinerary for my clients. They returned with great memories and were extremely pleased with all aspects of their trip.

Michael Figueriedo Spain

They were professional and pleasant to work with. When the fires starts in various areas that they would be touring Alaska By Design was great in helping to make adjustments to the clients reservations. The clients were thrilled with there trip.

Jemma L New York

Nothing was too much trouble for Jennifer or Karen when we were planning our holiday. They were able to tailor our trip to what we wanted. We have recommended Alaska by Design to our friends.

Anne Mathews Australia

Excellent services!Our clients were extremely satisfied with the itinerary, hotels and tours you have offered.We will contact you again for our next clients.Thanks again for all!

Polona Australia

I enjoyed working with Alaska by Design, I was introduced to them by Debra Roberts and Karen did a great job for me with a couple of my reservations

Haleh M California, USA

Excellent service. Clients enjoyed a wonderful experience!

Tina M Los Angeles, CA

Alaska National Parks Self Drive Explorer
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