Great Alaska Expedition

Fairbanks, Denali, Prince William Sound, Homer

Trip Details

Alaska is famous for moose

What’s Included? Everything you need, plus everything you want.

  • Fly-out bear viewing: Land on a beach in a small plane to observe brown bears being themselves in either Katmai or Lake Clark National Parks.
  • Other wildlife: Given the diverse environments you explore, you might also see everything from moose, wolves, and caribou, to whales, sea otters, and puffins.
  • Camp Denali: This very special private retreat in the heart of Denali National Park offers daily activities and unparalleled views of the mountain.
  • Interesting stops: In addition to the national parks, discover the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, Kachemak Bay, and the Homer Spit.

Great Alaska Expedition

Trip Type: Small Group Adventure

Territory:

Region: Alaska

Trip Price: From $7,795

Single Supplement: $1,175

On-Trip Airfare: $150

Duration: 9 days/8 nights

Trip Begins/Ends: Fairbanks / Anchorage

Minimum Travelers: 2 travelers

Maximum Travelers: 14 travelers

Select Terms & Conditions

Pricing detailed for this Small Group Adventure is based upon double occupancy. Additional charges for single travelers and any on-trip airfare required for the trip apply. A booking deposit is required to reserve your space. Small Group Adventure pricing includes all lodging, meals (unless otherwise noted), activities, baggage handling, transportation, and guide service. Not included are travel costs to/from gateway cities, guide gratuities, and personal incidentals including, but not limited to, trip cancellation/interruption insurance, alcoholic beverages, and laundry service. Travel with Off the Beaten Path requires agreement to our standard Terms & Conditions.

Energy Index

Energy Index Spectrum

No Sweat - 1-2 miles of walking or hiking per day, plus easy activities

Nice & Active – 3-6 miles of hiking or walking per day, plus physically active exploration

High Five! – 5-12 miles of hiking per day, plus possible peak bagging or other action-oriented fun

Great Alaska Expedition

Great Alaska Expedition - Energy Index

Travel is by train, plane, van, and private lodge bus, with some long travel days. Activities include hiking up to 4 miles, a tram-assisted creek crossing, optional mountain biking, and a cruise on Prince William Sound in a catamaran designed to prevent seasickness. You’ll also fly in a small plane that requires a bit of dexterity to climb in and out of.

Make this trip all yours!

Most all of our Small Group Adventures can be made private to just your traveling troupe. Just give us a call at (800) 445-2995 and tell us that you would like to “make it private”!

Generally, there are two ways to make a small group adventure private. First, you could capture one of our published departure dates for just your group. In order to achieve this, we have to have sufficient space available to create a separate private trip. Second, we could take the details of this itinerary and fashion it for just your group on dates of your choosing. For this, too, we just need to review your interest, group size, and preferred timing in order to create the trip.

In all cases, the process begins with a phone call so give us a ring at (800) 445-2995 and after just a few minutes gathering information, we can set to the task of making your trip a reality!

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