CRUISETOUR

Connoisseur Escorted Tour #Qa6 (14 Days)

Cruise Line: Princess Cruises
Ship: Varies by Departure
Vancouver, BC, Canada to Fairbanks, AK, United States
DAY
PORT
Tour Segment  Cruise Segment
ARRIVE DEPART
DAY 1
Vancouver, BC, Canada
4:30 PM
DAY 2
Day-at-Sea
DAY 3
Ketchikan, AK, United States
6:30 AM 3:00 PM
DAY 4
Juneau, AK, United States
8:00 AM 9:00 PM
DAY 5
Skagway, AK, United States
7:00 AM 8:30 PM
DAY 6
Glacier Bay (Cruising), AK, United States
6:00 AM 3:00 PM
DAY 7
College Fjord, AK, United States
6:00 PM 8:30 PM
DAY 8
Whittier, AK, United States
12:30 AM
Talkeetna, AK, United States
Mt. McKinley Princess Lodge, AK, United States

Step off your ship into a waiting railcar for our exclusive Direct-to-the-Wilderness same-day rail service to Talkeetna, then on to the Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge. Get settled and perhaps enjoy an optional afternoon excursion. Hear stories about climbing Denali in the Hudson Theater or roast a marshmallow at the fireside patio.

DAY 9
Mt. McKinley Princess Lodge, AK, United States

You have a full day to plan however you choose. Stop by the Tour Desk for a variety of optional excursions. Walk the nature trails around the lodge or sit and gaze at the majesty of "The Great One" from the lodge's treehouse, designed and built by Pete Nelson of Animal Planet's Treehouse Masters.

DAY 10
Mt. McKinley Princess Lodge, AK, United States
Denali National Park, AK, United States

Enjoy a scenic motorcoach drive to the Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge, located just outside the national park entrance. Why not get to know the splendor of the park with one of a variety of activities including a husky homestead tour, fly fishing, or a glacier landing via helicopter.

DAY 11
Denali National Park, AK, United States

You have a full day to get out into one of America's best national parks. This morning, a Natural History Tour serves as a wonderful introduction to the animals, plants, and geological features found there. Later today, you may want to stop by the tour desk to plan an activity such as rafting or hiking.

DAY 12
Denali National Park, AK, United States
Fairbanks, AK, United States

Travel via motorcoach along the George Parks Highway to Fairbanks, the "Golden Heart City". Spend the evening immersing yourself in the Gold Rush history, Native culture, and authentic hospitality of the city.

DAY 13
Fairbanks, AK, United States

A full day in Fairbanks gives you time to get a feel for the unique culture and history of the region. You'll take a cruise on an authentic sternwheeler riverboat down the Chena River, then enjoy a Gold Dredge No.8 tour with the chance to pan for your own gold. A hearty miner's lunch is included. The evening is at leisure.

DAY 14
Fairbanks, AK, United States

Your tour ends today in Fairbanks.

Connoisseur Escorted Tour #Qa6 map

About Us

At Princess Cruises, we believe in the power of discovery. That's why we design experiences that bring our guests as close as possible with the wonders of the world around them—whether in the Alaskan wilderness or in the warmth of the Caribbean. It's through these experiences that our guests can find a moment of change and come back new. Our marketing campaign highlights the most special gift we can offer our guests: change. It's what's at the heart of our come back new promise. It's the result of the destinations we sail to, the experiences we offer, and the passionate dedication of our crew.

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