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Published Mar 27, 2021
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Join our newest small group tour to The Last Frontier state and experience this pristine lands’ surprising summer secrets.
  • Incredible Nature. Alaska is a nature-lovers paradise. Visit a reindeer farm to get an up-close-and-personal look at these amazing creatures. Embark into the wilderness of Denali National park in search of bears, moose, and more. Ride via tram to the top of Mt. Alyeska for panoramic views of the Turnagain Arm, glaciers and mountains. No matter how you engage with wild Alaska, the abundant sunshine and warmer weather makes it accessible and comfortable!

  • Beat the Heat. With daytime averages around 70° in the summer, Alaska is an incredible destination for those looking to escape hot summer days. Mid-June through Mid-August boasts the state’s mildest and warmest time of the year, perfect for exploring the expansive landscapes and picturesque cities.

  • The Midnight Sun. Due to Alaska’s extreme northern latitude, the sun rises earlier and sets later than most other places on the planet during the summer months. Near the Arctic Circle, it is full light 24 hours a day! Communities across the state celebrate this unique summer exclusive, the Midnight Sun, with festivals, events, and more.
Highlights of Alaska
Explore Fairbanks, Anchorage, & Seward, scenic Deluxe Dome Railcar ride to/from Denali National Park, cruise to Kenai Fjords National Park, and more!
per person, double occupancy*
Need flights? Our Travel Specialists will be happy to assist you in arranging flights for this program. Just let us know when you book!
* Advertised prices may include an "Instant Savings" discount and/or sale discount, available for a limited time. Prices reflect these discounts. Advertised prices are per person, based on double occupancy; single occupancy rooms may be available for an additional charge. Advertised prices are the best available based on the least expensive travel dates, departure city, and other options, and do not include optional excursions or other optional items. Your total price will vary based upon the dates, flights, and other options you select during the booking process. For packages including flights, prices include Airline Taxes, Fees & Sept. 11th Security Fee, but do not include excess baggage fees or advance seat reservations. Prices and availability subject to change. More about our prices.

† With our Carefree Booking policy, if you book one of our scheduled departures and decide later not to travel for any reason, you can transfer all payments you've made, including any travel protection premiums, but excluding the cost of any issued flight tickets, towards another available departure date or package, with no change fees or penalties. Alternately, you can choose to receive a future travel credit for all payments made, excluding any travel protection premiums and the cost of any issued flight tickets; or you can choose to receive a refund for that same amount, minus a $99 per person future travel credit. You may use these credits anytime and they do not expire, but some restrictions apply. Valid for bookings made on or after March 19, 2020. Offer may not be available on all packages, including private and custom group departures and Biblical Journeys. Changes or cancellations requested after final payment due date are subject to our regular change and cancellation fees & policies. For more information and some additional restrictions, see our terms & conditions.

†† $99 deposit available on select packages. Valid for new bookings only. Changes to your package, departure date, or flights may require an increased deposit. If you select our optional travel protection plan, the premium will be added to your deposit. See additional terms & conditions.

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