Operated by Explore Tours

Kenai Fjords & Denali Adventure

8 Days / $1481 and up

Capture magnificent scenery with this exciting rail itinerary!

Choose this tour to experience Southcentral and Interior Alaska by rail. With sweeping views of Denali, award-winning glimpses of color-brushed tundra, and chance glances at moose, bear, eagles, and the occasional fox, you’ll visit Kenai Fjords National Park and Denali National Park, as well as Alaska's largest city. Magnificent glaciers, abundant wildlife, and breathtaking views are just a few highlights you will enjoy during this wonderful journey by train!


Day 1 - Anchorage

An Explore Tours representative will meet you at the airport in Anchorage and review your travel documents with you. Transfer to your hotel before exploring Anchorage on your own. Overnight in Anchorage.

Day 2 - Anchorage/Seward

This morning enjoy a scenic train ride to Seward. In Seward take the Kenai Fjords National Park day cruise. Look for whales, sea lions, birds and more in this pristine Alaskan setting during the 6-hour cruise. Overnight in Seward.

Day 3 - Seward/Anchorage

Enjoy a leisurely morning or perhaps opt to visit the Alaska SeaLife Center, with wildlife rehabilitation facilities and public education. Return to Anchorage by motor coach mid-morning. Overnight in Anchorage.

Day 4 - Anchorage/Denali

Depart Anchorage today by train and enjoy an incredible journey north to Denali. Be sure to have your camera ready for spectacular photographic opportunities. Arrive in Denali and overnight near the Denali National Park entrance.

Day 5 - Denali

Board your bus for the exciting Tundra Wilderness Tour and travel through Denali National Park’s prime wildlife habitat. Your trip includes refreshments and lunch. Overnight near the Park entrance.

Day 6 - Denali/Talkeetna

This afternoon transfer by train to Talkeetna. The remainder of the day is yours free for optional activities such as Mt. McKinley flight seeing or an evening jet boat tour. Overnight in Talkeetna.

Day 7 - Talkeetna/Anchorage

Enjoy Talkeetna - a town with spectacular scenery, local music, historic charm and wildlife viewing opportunities. Depart late afternoon by train back to Anchorage. Overnight in Anchorage.

Day 8 - Anchorage

Today you'll have an opportunity to stretch your "train legs" with souvenir shopping or optional sightseeing before your departure from Anchorage. Your adventure ends today. 


2015 Season Validity Dates:
May 29 - September 5, 2015

Tour Price

2015 Shoulder Season Rates
Starting At:

$1,481 per person/based on double occupancy
$1,297 per person/based on triple occupancy
$2,202 per person/based on single occupancy

2015 Peak Season RatesĀ 
Starting At:

$1,722 per person/based on double occupancy
$1,479 per person/based on triple occupancy
$2,618 per person/based on single occupancy

Package Includes

Meet and assist upon arrival, rail transportation (between Anchorage, Seward, Denali, and Talkeetna), Kenai Fjords National Park Cruise (lunch included), Tundra Wilderness Bus Tour to backcountry of Denali National Park (lunch & refreshments included), park entrance fees, and accommodations (in Anchorage, Seward, Denali and Talkeetna).