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This itinerary is infinitely customizable and will be tailored to suit your personal interests and schedule!

Get ready for a rail and road adventure! Climb into a luxury dome railroad car and be amazed by 360° views of glorious Denali country.  On a Tundra Wilderness Tour, look for moose, wolves, and grizzly bears.  Also the full view of Denali, 20,000 feet high.

Next stop, Chena, for its natural hot springs. We suggest the ice museum, a summer dog cart ride or a visit to the sled dog kennels. Before you leave Chena, get into the waters and soak.  They are a cure for civilization.  

Now, drop into Valdez, passing alongside Wrangell-St. Elias National Park, six times the size of Yellowstone. Take a Wildlife Cruise through Prince William Sound and visit Alaska's fastest-moving glacier. Venture back to Anchorage and decompress.  You have had an extraordinary experience.

Travel Season - May through September

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Included Unique Activities

  • Luxury Dome Railroad Car with 360-degree views
  • Dining and Drinks aboard the Train
  • Tundra Wilderness Tour of Denali National Park
  • Incredible Scenic Driving
  • Wildlife Cruise through Prince William Sound
  • Get up close with Alaska's Fastest Moving Glacier


  • 1 night Charming Downtown Inn, Anchorage
  • 2 nights Lodge on Sugarloaf Mountain
  • 2-nights Scenic Waterfront Lodge, Fairbanks
  • 2 nights Log Cabin with Lake Views
  • 1-nights Downtown Anchorage Hotel


  • Two VIP Rail Journeys
  • Self Drive - Car Rental Reserved in Advance, Fairbanks to Anchorage (not included in cost)

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