Fairbanks / Denali / Mt. McKinley / Anchorage Rail Tours

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Blue Fairbanks / Denali / Mt. McKinley / Anchorage Rail Tour - 72J
3 Days / 2 Nights
$699.00 (Peak Rate)
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Yellow Fairbanks / Denali / Mt. McKinley / Anchorage Rail Tour - 94J
5 Days / 4 Nights
$1,049.00 (Peak Rate)
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3 Days / 2 Nights (Tour 72J)

Experience our luxury domed railcars traveling from Fairbanks to Anchorage. With a night in Denali National Park, and a night at Talkeetna, there’s ample time to experience the abundant wildlife and to visit viewpoints for the "Great One". This tour includes rail travel aboard luxury railcar to the Denali National Park rail depot, rail travel to Mt. McKinley/Talkeetna, transfer and baggage handling to and from a Denali area lodge and the Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge, 1 overnight at a Denali area hotel, 1 overnight at Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge and rail travel to Anchorage.

Included in your Tour:

  • 1 night hotel accommodations near the Denali National Park entrance
  • 1 night hotel accommodations at Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge
  • Travel on the Alaska Railroad route aboard luxury railcar
  • Rail and hotel transfers in Denali and Mt. McKinley

 

Available during check-out:
Upgrade your rail experience from Fairbanks to Denali for $100 per person. The standard tour features Alaska Railroad’s Adventure Class for this rail component of the tour. When you choose the upgrade, you will travel aboard Alaska Railroad's GoldStar service instead.  Adventure Class railcars do not feature a dome and meals are available for purchase.  GoldStar service is aboard Alaska Railroad’s domed railcars and breakfast aboard the train is included.  

With the standard option, rail travel from Denali to Talkeetna and Talkeetna to Anchorage is aboard our own luxury, glass-domed rail service (meals not included, but available for purchase) and the upgrade applies only to the portion of the trip from Fairbanks to Denali.

To learn more about Adventure Class, click here.

To learn more about GoldStar service, click here.


Unless noted, tour is not escorted and does not include meals, sightseeing or home city air.
Anchorage accommodations and travel to and from the Anchorage railroad depot are not included.

Day 1: Fairbanks - Denali

  • Departs From:
    Fairbanks, 8:15 AM (Train Departs Fairbanks Depot)
  • Arrives At:
    Denali, 12:15 PM (Train Arrives Denali Depot)

Board the historic Alaska Railroad at the Fairbanks rail depot. On your journey to Denali National Park, pass by the University of Alaska and the gold mining town of Ester. Take in sights like the Mears Memorial Bridge outside the town of Nenana, site of the famed Nenana Ice Classic. By afternoon you arrive at Denali National Park where you’ll transfer to your comfortable accommodations. Visit the tour desk to discover the many optional excursions available to you in Denali. Overnight Denali-area hotel.

Day 2: Denali - Mt. McKinley

  • Departs From:
    Denali, 9:15 AM (Train Departs Denali Depot)
  • Arrives At:
    McKinley, 1:40 PM (Train Arrives Talkeetna Depot)

You'll continue your journey to Talkeetna on our domed railcars. You’ll stay at the beautiful Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge, featuring quite possibly the most awesome view of the "Great One" in the state. Once there, you’ll have time for optional activities such as hiking and river tours. Overnight Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge.

Day 3: Mt. McKinley – Anchorage

  • Departs From:
    McKinley, 1:55 PM (Train Talkeetna Denali Depot)
  • Arrives At:
    Anchorage, 5:00 PM (Train Arrives Anchorage Depot)

Wake up for optional morning activities. Later, re-board the train and begin the journey to Anchorage. Your vacation in Alaska comes to a close at the railroad depot.

5 Days / 4 Nights (Tour 94J)

Travel from the Golden Heart City of Fairbanks to the famed Denali National Park and Preserve before making the trip to the town of Talkeetna and the Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge. Explore this unique area by taking one of several optional activities like hiking or river rafting. End your time in Alaska by traveling via luxury rail to Alaska's largest city, Anchorage.

Included in your Tour:

  • 1 night hotel accommodations in Fairbanks
  • 1 night hotel accommodations near the Denali National Park entrance
  • 1 night hotel accommodations at Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge
  • 1 night hotel accommodations in Anchorage
  • Travel on the Alaska Railroad route aboard luxury railcar
  • Airport, hotel and rail transfers
Available during check-out:
Upgrade your rail experience from Fairbanks to Denali for $100 per person. The standard tour features Alaska Railroad’s Adventure Class for this rail component of the tour. When you choose the upgrade, you will travel aboard Alaska Railroad's GoldStar service instead.  Adventure Class railcars do not feature a dome and meals are available for purchase.  GoldStar service is aboard Alaska Railroad’s domed railcars and breakfast aboard the train is included.  

With the standard option, rail travel from Denali to Talkeetna and Talkeetna to Anchorage is aboard our own luxury, glass-domed rail service (meals not included, but available for purchase) and the upgrade applies only to the portion of the trip from Fairbanks to Denali.

To learn more about Adventure Class, click here.

To learn more about GoldStar service, click here.

Unless noted, tour is not escorted and does not include meals, sightseeing or home city air.

Day 1: Fairbanks

  • Overnight:
    Fairbanks

We'll pick you up at the airport and transfer you to your Fairbanks hotel. Overnight in Alaska’s second largest city and enjoy its gold rush history and frontier flair. We offer many optional tours like Chena Hot Springs & Ice Museum or dinner and a show at the Alaska Salmon Bake. Overnight Fairbanks hotel.

Day 2: Fairbanks - Denali

  • Departs From:
    Fairbanks, 8:15 AM (Train Departs Fairbanks Depot)
  • Arrives At:
    Denali, 12:15 PM (Train Arrives Denali Depot)

Climb aboard the historic Alaska Railroad for your trip south to Denali National Park. By afternoon you'll arrive at Denali National Park where you’ll transfer to your comfortable accommodations. Visit the tour desk for information about optional activities to fill your day with. Overnight Denali-area hotel.

Day 3: Denali - Mt. McKinley

  • Departs From:
    Denali, 9:15 AM (Train Departs Denali Depot)
  • Arrives At:
    McKinley, 1:40 PM (Train Arrives Talkeetna Depot)

You'll continue your journey to Talkeetna aboard our luxury domed railcars. You’ll stay at the beautiful Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge, featuring quite possibly the most awesome view of the "Great One" in the state. Once there, you’ll have time for optional activities such as hiking and river tours. Overnight Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge.

Day 4: Mt. McKinley – Anchorage

  • Departs From:
    McKinley, 1:55 PM (Train Departs Talkeetna Denali Depot)
  • Arrives At:
    Anchorage, 5:00 PM (Train Arrives Anchorage Depot)

Enjoy a morning at leisure or spend your morning on an optional activity like a guided hike or jet boat safari. Later, re-board our glass domed railcars and begin the journey to Anchorage. Upon arrival in Anchorage, transfer to your hotel. Overnight Anchorage hotel.

Day 5: Anchorage

    We will take you to the airport to finish out your Alaska vacation.