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Connoisseur Escorted – Tour Tb8 (16 Days)

Cruise Line: Princess Cruises
Ship: Varies by Departure
Fairbanks, AK, United States to Vancouver, BC, Canada
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ARRIVE DEPART
DAY 1
Fairbanks, AK, United States

The "Golden Heart City" of Fairbanks is a great introduction to the heart of this unique state. Check into the Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge and get ready for the beginning of your adventure. Meet your tour director and fellow traveling companions this evening.

DAY 2
Fairbanks, AK, United States

This morning, take a Gold Dredge No.8 Tour with the chance to pan for your own gold. Enjoy a hearty miner's lunch before taking a cruise on an authentic sternwheeler riverboat down the Chena River. The evening is at leisure in Fairbanks. (B,L,D)

DAY 3
Fairbanks, AK, United States
Denali National Park, AK, United States

This morning, you say goodbye to Fairbanks for the spectacular trip to Denali National Park via scenic rail. You'll be welcomed at the Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge for a two-night retreat. Why not get to know the park with one of a variety of activities including a husky homestead tour, fly fishing, or a glacier landing via helicopter. Enjoy the "Music of Denali" Dinner Theatre this evening. (B,D)

DAY 4
Denali National Park, AK, United States

Start your morning with a quick stop at the Music of Denali Theatre for a hearty buffet breakfast. Explore Denali National Park on a Tundra Wilderness Tour, watching for glimpses of Denali as well as moose, caribou, and Dall sheep. Enjoy dinner at the King Salmon Restaurant this evening. (B,L,D)

DAY 5
Denali National Park, AK, United States
Copper River, AK, United States

Sightsee by motorcoach across the scenic Denali Highway to the Copper River Princess Wilderness Lodge. You'll savor the gorgeous views of Mt. Drum, Mt. Wrangell, and Mt. Blackburn from the two-story Wrangell Room. Tonight, dine in the wonderful Two Rivers Restaurant. (B,D)

DAY 6
Copper River, AK, United States

Attractions near the Copper River Lodge include massive Wrangell-St. Elias National Park – the largest in the United States. Plan an activity in the park or try your luck at salmon fishing on the river. (B,D)

DAY 7
Copper River, AK, United States
Kenai Princess Lodge, AK, United States

Next you'll head by motorcoach across the stunning Kenai Peninsula to Cooper Landing. Here the charming Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge welcomes you to the classic Alaskan lodge retreat – timber log construction and all. This evening, enjoy dinner in the Eagle Crest Restaurant. (B,D)

DAY 8
Kenai Princess Lodge, AK, United States

A full day in the beauty of the Kenai Peninsula awaits you. Perhaps you'll explore Kenai Fjords National Park, spend the afternoon river rafting, or go fishing. Later, you'll return to your bungalow-style room with its wood-burning stove and sun porch for an evening of pure relaxation. (B,D)

DAY 9
Kenai Princess Lodge, AK, United States
Whittier, AK, United States
8:30 PM

Relax this morning before boarding a motorcoach to Whittier and your awaiting ship. Embark and sail this evening. (B)

DAY 10
Hubbard Glacier, AK, United States
3:00 PM 8:00 PM
DAY 11
Glacier Bay (Cruising), AK, United States
9:15 AM 7:30 PM
DAY 12
Skagway, AK, United States
7:00 AM 8:30 PM
DAY 13
Juneau, AK, United States
6:30 AM 5:00 PM
DAY 14
Ketchikan, AK, United States
10:00 AM 6:00 PM
DAY 15
Day-at-Sea
DAY 16
Vancouver, BC, Canada
7:30 AM
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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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