Alaska including the Arctic Circle

Embark on a 7 night Princess cruise journey followed by an Alaska tour. Highlights include an Arctic Circle Flight, Glacier Bay & Denali National Park.

13 Days
Vancouver to Fairbanks
From (NZD)
$ 8,635
$ 8,135
Dates & Pricing

2020 Vancouver > Fairbanks

Tour Map
Tour Code:
RPRO
Duration:
13 days
Departure City:
Vancouver
Return City:
Fairbanks

Selected Itinerary

13 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Vancouver > Alaskan Cruise

    Welcome to Vancouver (please book flights to arrive by 11am). Embark on your luxurious seven night voyage with Princess Cruises. Watch for wildlife from your Balcony Stateroom.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Scenic Cruising

    Cruise northwards on board your elegant cruise ship.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Ketchikan

    Explore Alaska’s first city, now known as the ‘salmon capital of the world’.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Juneau

    Alaska’s state capital is only accessible by air or sea. This is one town you can explore without ever getting lost.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Skagway

    Discover the historic shop facades, wooden boardwalks and echoes of the Gold Rush that typify Skagway.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Glacier Bay

    A steaming cup of hot chocolate will keep you warm as you are mesmerised by the dramatic ice walls of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - College Fjord

    Some of the glaciers of College Fjord are 40 storeys high and tower over even the largest cruise ships. Celebrate the end of your cruise with a farewell dinner.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Anchorage > Talkeetna

    Visit Alaska’s Wildlife Conservation Centre.
    Enjoy a jet boat ride before your Special Stay at Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge.

    Denali flightseeing  - Optional flightseeing over Denali, with glacier landing (additional expense, subject to seasonal operation. Replaces jet boat ride).

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Talkeetna > Denali National Park

    Enrich

    Visit Joanne Porterfield’s homestead and learn about early Alaskan life.

    Journey on Princess Rail to McKinley Chalet Resort for a two night Special Stay.
    This evening enjoy the Music of Denali Dinner Show.  This musical performance tells the story of the first brave and adventurous men to summit Denali. You’ll find yourself clapping and singing along with the talented cast.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Denali National Park

    Freechoice

    Explore Alaska’s rugged wilderness today.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  11. Day 11 - Denali National Park > Fairbanks

    Cruise into the heart of Alaska on the ‘Discovery III’ Sternwheeler. See a bush floatplane take off, meet champion sled dogs, and discover village life. Stay two nights at Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Fairbanks > Arctic Circle

    Enrich

    Experience the thrill of crossing the Arctic Circle by air and receive a certificate to prove it. Stop at a wilderness community for a fascinating insight into the history of the region and life today. Truly a once-in-a-lifetime adventure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  13. Day 13 - Fairbanks

    It’s time to bid farewell after a wondrous journey.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Highlights
  • Venture beyond Alaska’s coast line for an exploration into its rugged interior
  • Experience the thrill of a flight over awe-inspiring landscapes, crossing the Arctic Circle
  • Hear the fascinating stories of the Porterfield family who have lived in the harsh Alaskan wilderness for over five and a half decades

5-star luxury inclusions
  • Balcony Staterooms on board your cruise
  • 2 Scenic Enrich experiences
  • 2 memorable Scenic Special Stays
  • Fully escorted by expert local Tour and Cruise Directors
  • Luxury group touring with knowledgeable local guides
  • All tipping and gratuities

Pricing & Availability