Yellow Denali Rail Tour – 4 Nights – Tour 94C
- 5 Days / 4 Nights
Yellow Fairbanks / Denali / Denali / Anchorage Rail Tour - 94C Itinerary
This 5-day, 4-night tour is packed with unforgettable sights and adventures. Board the Alaska Railroad and journey south from Fairbanks to Denali National Park. With 2-nights at Denali, you'll have plenty of time to experience all the area has to offer. Enjoy dinner and a show at the Music of Denali Dinner Theater at McKinley Chalet Resort featuring family-style dining and a spirited original musical about the first men to reach the summit of Denali. Later, reboard a luxury railcar at the Denali National Park rail depot and continue south to Anchorage. Experience scenic vistas and watch for wildlife as you travel.
Included in your Tour:
- 1 night hotel accommodations in Fairbanks
- 2 nights hotel accommodations near the Denali National Park entrance
- 1 night hotel accommodations in Anchorage
- Travel aboard Alaska Railroad's Adventure Class service (picture window) from Fairbanks to Denali (upgrade available)
- Travel on the Alaska Railroad route aboard a luxury, glass-domed railcar from Denali to Anchorage
- Music of Denali Dinner Theater at McKinley Chalet Resort
- Ample time to explore Denali National Park
- Airport, hotel and rail transfers
Available during check-out:
Upgrade your rail experience from Fairbanks to Denali for $100 per person. The standard tour features Alaska Railroad’s Adventure Class for this rail component of the tour. When you choose the upgrade, you will travel aboard Alaska Railroad's GoldStar service instead. Adventure Class railcars do not feature a dome and meals are available for purchase. GoldStar service is aboard Alaska Railroad’s domed railcars and breakfast aboard the train is included.
With the standard option, rail travel from Denali to Anchorage is aboard our own luxury, glass-domed rail service (meals not included, but available for purchase) and the upgrade applies only to the portion of the trip from Fairbanks to Denali.
Unless noted, tour is not escorted and does not include meals, sightseeing or home city air.
Day 1: Fairbanks
We'll transfer you from the airport to your hotel in Alaska's Golden Heart City. Overnight Fairbanks hotel.
Day 2: Fairbanks - Denali
Climb aboard Alaska Railroad's Adventure Class and journey to Denali. Along the way, you’ll pass through tunnels, cross over massive engineering feats like the Mears Memorial Bridge, and see a variety of natural wonders from deep gorges and lowland marshes to dark seams of lignite coal. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel and spend the rest of the day getting to know the area. Overnight Denali-area hotel.
Day 3: Denali
Enjoy this full day in Denali any way you choose. Journey into Denali National Park on an optional guided tour, your best chance of seeing wildlife in Alaska! Also, keep an eye out for the elusive "Great One." Or, choose from a wide range of optional activities like river rafting, or a Jeep tour. This evening, enjoy an unforgettable dinner experience at Music of Denali Dinner Theater at McKinley Chalet Resort. Overnight Denali-area hotel. (D)
Day 4: Denali - Anchorage
After breakfast, return to the train depot and board your railcar for the journey south to Anchorage. Take in the spectacular wilderness views from the upper level glass domes or the outdoor viewing platform. Opt for lunch in the lower level dining car. Arrive in Anchorage and transfer to your hotel for an evening at your own pace. Overnight Anchorage hotel.
Day 5: Anchorage
We’ll take you from your hotel to the airport and bid you a fond farewell.
Key for Meals Included:
B - Breakfast
L - Lunch
S - Snack
D - Dinner
FaresPer person, double occupancy
- Peak Rate$1,149.00