Blue Denali Rail Tour – 2 Nights – Tour 72I
Blue Anchorage / Mt. McKinley / Denali / Fairbanks Rail Tour - 72I Itinerary
Experience luxury rail travel as you journey from Anchorage to Fairbanks. With a night at Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge, and a night at Denali National Park, there’s ample time to experience the abundant wildlife and to visit viewpoints for the "Great One." This tour includes rail travel aboard luxury railcar to Talkeetna/Mt.McKinley rail depot, rail travel to Denali, transfer and baggage handling to and from the Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge and Denali area lodge, 1 overnight at the Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge, 1 overnight at a Denali area hotel and rail travel to Fairbanks.
Included in your Tour:
Included in your Tour:
- 1 night hotel accommodations near the Denali National Park entrance
- 1 night hotel accommodations at Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge
- Travel on the Alaska Railroad route aboard luxury railcar
- Rail and hotel transfers in Denali and Mt. McKinley
- Ample time to explore Denali National Park
Available at check-out:
Upgrade your rail experience from Denali to Fairbanks 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 dinner aboard the train is included.
With the standard option, rail travel from Anchorage to Talkeetna and Talkeetna to Denali is aboard our own luxury, glass-domed rail service (meals not included, but available for purchase) and the upgrade option applies only to the portion of the trip from Denali to Fairbanks.
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 and travel to and from the Anchorage railroad depot are not included.
Day 1: Anchorage – Mt. McKinley
Board a luxury railcar and journey to the town of Talkeetna, the inspiration for the show "Northern Exposure". You’ll stay at the beautiful Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge, featuring quite possibly the most awesome view of the "Great One" in the state. Once there, you’ll have time for optional activities such as flightseeing and river tours. Overnight Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge.
Day 2: Mt. McKinley - Denali
You'll continue your journey to Denali on our domed railcars. This afternoon, you'll arrive at Denali National Park. Visit the tour desk for information on optional activities available in the Denali area. To top off your day, experience one of several wonderful dining establishments in the Denali canyon, or book rafting excursion along the Nenana River. Overnight Denali-area hotel.
Day 3: Denali – Fairbanks
Wake up for optional morning activities. Later, re-board our domed railcars and continue your journey to Fairbanks. Enjoy dinner onboard the train before your vacation in Alaska comes to a close at the railroad depot. (D)