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The Great Alaska Frontier Expedition Land/Cruise
August 4, 2018 - August 18, 2018
The Great Alaska Frontier Expedition with Celebrity Cruises Land/Cruise – 13 Nights departing August 4, 2018 7 Night Alaska cruise, 6 Night Land Tour from Anchorage, including Talkeetna, Denali (2 nights) and Fairbanks (2 nights) The people, the places – the beauty – it’s like nothing else on earth. When you visit Alaska, it becomes a part of you forever. Join us for this wilderness adventure.
13 Nights Departing August 4, 2018
7 Night Alaska Cruise, 6 Night Land Tour from Anchorage, including Talkeetna, Denali (2 nights) and Fairbanks (2 nights)
Alaska Native Heritage Center, Tundra Wilderness Tour, Fairbanks City Tour, Riverboat Discovery Cruise & Museum
Oceanview stateroom from only $4,616.00 per person
Inside stateroom from only $4,156.00
Included in your vacation, all ground transfers, gratuities (land & cruise), and insurance. AIRFARE WILL BE PROVIDED AT A LATER DATE WHEN AVAILABLE.
Saturday, August 4, 2018
Upon arrival in Fairbanks, a transfer will be provided to your Fairbanks hotel where your Tour Director
will greet you. Here in “Alaska’s golden heart,” discover the city’s gold rush roots and hardy locals on a stroll under the late evening sun.
Tours and activities as described, other than optional activities and meals, are included in your Cruisetour vacation. Tour arrival times are tentative and are subject to change.
Sunday, August 5, 2018
Explore Fairbanks’ natural sites and historic landmarks before taking in the beautiful landscapes when cruising down the Chena River on the Riverboat Discovery sternwheeler. Also visit the Museum of the North which houses a large collection of Alaskan artwork and historical exhibits.
From 5:30 p.m., Fairbanks is yours to explore. Enjoy an optional, all-you-can-eat Alaskan-style meal before a musical comedy about the gold rush and founding of Fairbanks.
Monday, August 6, 2018
Start your day with an exciting journey to Denali aboard the luxurious Wilderness Express, a glass-domed traincar.
From 3:30 p.m., Denali is yours to explore. Experience Denali’s overpowering magnificence on a range of optional activities, from bush pilots taking you up into the skies, to leisurely hikes on quiet trails.
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
In the morning, you’ll venture deep into the impressive Denali National Park on the Tundra Wilderness Tour. Explore the area’s lush landscape while searching for Alaska’s wildlife.
After your tour, Denali is yours to discover, with the hinterland open to bike, off-road, or hike.
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Spend the morning exploring Denali on your own or consult with your Tour Director to book an optional land excursion, before boarding the Wilderness Express to Talkeetna.
From 5:00 p.m., Talkeetna is yours to discover. Explore the nature trails that surround the lodge or ask your Tour Director about optional activities.
Thursday, August 9, 2018
For most of the day, Talkeetna is yours to explore. Located literally at the end of the road, Main Street provides a place where you can mill with the bohemians, aviators, and adventurers who call the town home. In the late afternoon, you’ll board the Wilderness Express to Anchorage, Alaska’s largest city.
From 8:00 p.m., Anchorage is yours to discover. Explore the attractions of the “big apple” of the north while dining or strolling under the late-evening sun.
Friday, August 10, 2018
In the morning, immerse yourself in the native culture of the Native Heritage Center. Transfer to your ship to begin your southbound inside passage cruise – Anchorage to Seward.
Cruising Hubbard Glacier
Icy Strait Point
If you are interested in this wilderness adventure, please do not wait to make your reservations. The cabin availability does go fast – in fact we are not able to get any balconies at this time.