Tailor Made Alaskan Wonder
7 days | Anchorage to Anchorage
Indulge in an Abercrombie & Kent Tailor Made Journey as you embark on this 7-day Alaskan Wonder adventure. Experience the full majesty of North America’s greatest frontier on a single journey, taking in sweeping views by river and air, visiting historic sites and quaint towns, and experiencing the lush, wildlife-rich landscapes up close, all with the finest local experts.
With a Tailor Made Journey, you and your private party can customize your Alaskan Wonder experience to your specific interests, departing when you choose and with expert local guides leading the way.
Abercrombie & Kent is an undisputed leader in luxury travel and offers a collection of small group travel experiences.
- Gain an amazing dual perspective of Denali with a flightseeing adventure — complete with a chance to land on a glacier — as well as a guided hike
- Float down the Portage River on a leisurely guided boat excursion, take in spectacular scenery along the way and enjoy an authentic Alaskan salmon bake along the banks of the river
- Explore the Susitna River on a private jet boat cruise and go ashore to explore a famous ghost town
- Ride a tram to a viewing deck on the slope of Mount Alyeska for jaw-dropping views of the surrounding peaks, glaciers and forests
- Take a private cruise off the Kenai Peninsula, navigating among awe-inspiring glaciers while keeping your eyes peeled for orcas and whales
- Visit the sled dog kennels of a champion Iditarod musher, and try your hand at leading a team
Itinerary at a Glance
DAY 1: Arrive Anchorage, Alaska
Arrive in Anchorage, where you are met and privately transferred to your accommodation, which is close to some of the city’s more notable galleries, shops and restaurants.
DAY 2: Talkeetna | Wilderness Jet Boat Excursion
This morning, drive north to Talkeetna for an exclusive, private jet boat trip up the Susitna River to the ghost town of Curry. On your way upriver, be on the lookout for roaming wildlife, stands of wildflowers and beautiful views of the Alaska Range. Includes a stop at a Native Alaskan Dena’ina camp and a visit to a historic trapper’s cabin.
DAY 3: Denali | Sled Dog Encounter
Visit the kennels of Iditarod champion Dallas Seavey for a private dry land mushing experience. Climb aboard a wheeled racing rig used to train dog teams for an exhilarating ride through the Talkeetna woods. In the afternoon, embark on a shared flightseeing adventure to within six miles of Denali’s summit. Land on a glacier (weather-permitting), where you have the chance to step outside and experience the majesty of the Alaska Range.
DAY 4: Denali State Park | Lakeside Wildlife Hike
This morning, drive to Denali National Park, where you join your private local guide for a gentle two-mile walk along Byers Lake, a great introduction to the nature of the Denali area. Your afternoon is at leisure to relax or explore charming Talkeetna.
DAY 5: Kenai Peninsula | River Float Journey
This morning, drive south to the Kenai Peninsula, where you set out with your naturalist guide on a relaxed, private float down the scenic Portage River. The peninsula is home to stunning fjords, calving glaciers and a wide variety of marine life, including humpback whales, orcas, sea lions and puffins. Following your rafting excursion, enjoy an authentic Alaskan salmon bake.
DAY 6: Kenai Peninsula | Glacier & Wildlife Cruise
Drive to Whittier for a private glacier-and-wildlife cruise. Depending on the day’s weather and local conditions, your itinerary could include a cruise among the towering tidewater glaciers in Harriman Fjord. Or, you might cruise into the heart of Prince William Sound to spy orcas and humpback whales.
DAY 8: Depart Anchorage
After breakfast, drive to Anchorage for your departure flight.
Hotel Captain Cook | Anchorage, Alaska
Located in the heart of downtown Anchorage with views of Cook Inlet or the Chugach Mountains.
Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge | Talkeetna, Alaska
Set on a ridge just above the town of Talkeetna, the Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge offers majestic views of Denali, the tallest peak in North America.
Alyeska Resort | Girdwood, Alaska
Alaska’s renowned year-round resort destination, offering stunning mountain and glacier views.
- One-of-a-Kind Itinerary Designed for You
- Driver-Guide and Vehicle
- All Accommodations
- Exclusive Insider-Access Opportunities and Sightseeing
- Expert Local Guides
- Airport Meet and Greet with Private Transfers
- Full Breakfast Daily
- Entrance Fees and Taxes
- 24/7 On-Call Support
About A&K Luxury Tailor Made Journeys
Abercrombie & Kent’s Luxury Tailor Made Journeys allow you to experience A&K’s hallmark blend of insider access and style in more than 100 countries around the world, on an itinerary uniquely created for you and your family or friends. From arrival to departure, every detail is anticipated and every effort made to ensure a seamless, unforgettable travel experience.
Hand-picked, English-speaking A&K local guides join you at each step on your journey, bringing your destination to life through authentic, beyond-the-guidebook knowledge.
We work closely with you and in conjunction with A&K to create a made-to-order journey of a lifetime, optimized to make sure you get the most out of every moment.
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