Multi-Day Tour | Escorted, Group, Private

Alaska Kenai Fjords & Peninsula (Adult Only) (6 days)

Austin Adventures

Anchorage, AK, United States To Anchorage, AK, United States

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Fox Island, Alaska, United States
Anchorage, AK United States
Fox Island Wilderness Lodge Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Day 1: Alaska Railroad / Fox Island / Resurrection Bay

Early morning pick-up in Anchorage followed by a 4-hour scenic train ride on the famous Alaska Railroad, heading south to Seward • Board a ferry in Seward for a short cruise to Fox Island • Enjoy a delicious lunch prepared by your private chef before checking into your wilderness lodge • Explore the shoreline and protected coves of Resurrection Bay by kayak, searching for Dahl’s porpoises, Stellar sea lions and Orca whales • Relax after dinner by a bonfire on the Island’s pebble beach •

Day 2
Seward, AK United States
Windsong Lodge Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Day 2: Kenai Fjords National Park / Seward

Explore the inter-tidal life zone on Fox Island, looking for sea urchins, caves and waterfalls • Board a small ship for a Kenai Fjords Glacier & Wildlife Cruise • Lunch is served onboard • Check out tidal glaciers and abundant sea-life from the ship’s deck as naturalist guides share their expertise on the region • Upon arrival back on shore, take a quick drive over to the Resurrection River where you’ll hike a short ways along this murky, glacier-fed stream • Shuttle to the Windsong Lodge, your home for the next two nights, and freshen up before dining on fresh-off-the-boat seafood at Chinook’s Waterfront Restaurant overlooking the Seward Harbor •

Day 3
Seward, AK United States
Windsong Lodge Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Day 3: Exit Glacier/Harding Icefield

This morning, pack your lunch and eat a hearty breakfast – we have a big day ahead of us! • Take an easy hike along the Exit Glacier Overlook Trail or opt for a more challenging hike to view the 300-square mile Harding Ice Field, the largest in North America (seven miles wide!) • Tonight, enjoy dinner at the Resurrection Roadhouse, where you’ll dine on local Alaskan cuisine

Day 4
Girdwood, AK United States
Hope, AK United States
Seward, AK United States
Alyeska Prince Hotel Breakfast, Lunch, Snack

Day 4: Johnson Pass Trail / Hope / Girdwood

Morning bike ride beginning on the Johnson Pass bike trail • Pedal along Granite Creek, past wildflowers, waterfalls and alpine valleys to the old Gold Rush town of Hope (ride up to 25 miles) • After lunch, we’ll transfer to our luxury accommodations at the Alyeska Prince Hotel • Dinner’s on your own – explore the many options at the Alyeska or in Girdwood (ask your guides for suggestions!) •

Day 5
Girdwood, AK United States
Alyeska Prince Hotel Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Day 5: Winner Creek Trail / Trail of Blue Ice

Depart from the resort for a hike through America’s northernmost temperate rainforest filled with Sitka spruce, prickly Devil’s Club, and feathery ferns with a surprise along the way • Enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, where you can view most of Alaska’s wildlife up close and personal • Hop on your bike for a twisty cruise along the Trail of Blue Ice • Enjoy a final delicious dinner with your guides tonight at a local spot in Girdwood •

Day 6
Anchorage, AK United States
Girdwood, AK United States
None Breakfast, Snack

Day 6: Girdwood to Indian Creek / Anchorage

After a leisurely breakfast, depart for a short bike ride to Indian Creek • Then it’s back to Anchorage to say our fond farewells •

Tour Features

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Description

Experience the best of Alaska in six days on our Alaska Kenai Peninsula Adventure. Kayak Resurrection Bay in search of porpoises, sea lions and orca whales and listen for the sharp crack! of Holgate Glacier calving into an ice-studded sea on a Glacier & Wildlife Cruise. Pedal past wildflower-studded meadows and thundering waterfalls en route to the gold rush town of Hope and take in the vastness of the Chugach National Forest as you hike a portion of the Iditarod trail. Feast on the freshest salmon you’ll ever taste and unwind at the end of the day in the comforts of a rustic wilderness lodge or elegant resort.


**Trip itineraries are subject to change without notice due to road, trail, ocean, weather and other factors outside of our control, for the safety and enjoyment of our guests, as deemed necessary and appropriate by Austin Adventures.

What's Included

Included

  • • Double occupancy rooms with private baths.

    • All meals: breakfasts, lunches, snacks, dinners – except one dinner on own your own – refreshments and receptions.

    • Fully trained, first-aid certified professional guides and knowledgeable local partners.

    • Bikes, helmets and other necessary equipment – all safe and well maintained.

    • Vehicle support and land transportation during the trip.

    • Austin Adventures T-shirt, water bottle, luggage tags and luggage service.

    • Pre-departure and packing information.

    • Incidental expenses such as taxes, dining and housekeeping gratuities, local partner and expert gratuities and national park entrance and permit fees.


    Pre-departure Information

    After receiving your reservation and deposit, we’ll send you a pre-trip planner with general information about the area you’ll be visiting, a packing list, exercise guidelines, a guest information questionnaire and a liability release agreement for you to sign and return within 10 days.


Not Included

  • • Gratuities to Austin Adventures guides.

    • Alcoholic beverages and related gratuities.

    • One dinner on your own.

    • Pre-and post-trip accommodations and associated expenses.

    • Air and land transportation to/from host cities.

    • All types of personal insurance.

    • Personal expenses.

About Us

Austin Adventures is a small, family-owned-and-operated business headquartered in Billings, Montana. Our size and personalized approach work to our (and more importantly, to your) advantage. Why? Because being a boutique firm allows us to truly listen to our Alumni, our guides, and our partners - and in turn, to tweak, fine-tune, and perfect your experience in the field. So, if you're looking to get your clients off the grid in the most impressive, intimate, and fun way possible, rest assured, you've come to the right place. We've got lots in store for 2020. Check out our new offerings in places like Baja, France, Cuba & New Zealand!

Insider Tip

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Sustainability

In 2011, Austin Adventures was awarded the Global Vision Award by Travel+Leisure for corporate innovation with our work with Wheels of Change and Preserve a Park Program. Austin Adventures is very honored to receive such a prestigious award and it only fuels our passion to create sustainable and responsible travel.

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