Blue Denali Rail Tour – 2 Nights – Tour 72C
Blue Fairbanks / Denali / Anchorage Rail Tour - 72C Itinerary
Experience the grand mountain that defines Alaska, the "Great One" and the abundant wildlife that thrives in Denali National Park on this 3-day/2-night tour. Enjoy your time in the Denali area and take part in one of our several optional tours like rafting the Nenana River or a backwoods ATV adventure. 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.
Included in your Tour:
- 2 nights hotel accommodations near the Denali National Park entrance
- Travel on the Alaska Railroad route aboard our own luxury, glass-domed railcar from Denali to Anchorage
- Travel aboard Alaska Railroad's Adventure Class (picture windows) from Fairbanks to Denali. Upgrade available.
- Ample time to explore Denali National Park
- Music of Denali Dinner Theater at McKinley Chalet Resort
- Rail and hotel transfers in Denali National Park
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 Talkeetna and Talkeetna 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.
To learn more about Adventure Class, click here.
To learn more about GoldStar service, click here.
Unless noted, tour is not escorted and does not include meals, sightseeing or home city air.
Anchorage accommodations are not included.
Day 1: Fairbanks – Denali
Journey along the historic Alaska Railroad aboard Adventure Class service while you take in the wide-open scenery of Alaska's interior. Arrive in Denali National Park by early afternoon. Relax at your hotel or explore the Denali area by purchasing an optional excursion like a jet boat safari or ATV adventure. Overnight Denali-area hotel.
Day 2: Denali
Enjoy an additional full day in Denali. Visit the lodge tour desk where friendly staff will assist in planning your day. Journey into Denali National Park on an optional tundra wilderness tour or natural history tour or spend your day leisurely strolling the area. This evening, experience Music of Denali Dinner Theater at McKinley Chalet Resort, included in your tour. Overnight Denali-area hotel. (D)
Day 3: Denali – Anchorage
Enjoy a morning at leisure. This afternoon, re-board a luxury railcar and travel to Alaska's largest city, Anchorage. Your tour ends at the Anchorage rail depot.