This self drive holiday is the ideal introduction to Alaska's highlights and takes in the mountains and wildlife of Denali National Park and the glaciers and marine wonders of the Kenai Peninsula. Following a circular route from Anchorage, this well-paced itinerary focuses on South Alaska, the home of North America's highest peak, Denali.
- Spot icebergs, whales and seals in Kenai Fjords National Park
- Watch for brown and black bears in Denali National Park
- Spot Denali rising in the distance from Talkeetna
- Accommodation in rooms with private bathroom
- Bus tour into Denali National Park
- Car rental throughout
- Unlimited mileage
Starting and ending in Anchorage, this self drive itinerary is ideal for those short on time and provides a great contrast between Alaska's coastal splendours and the towering peaks of the state's interior.
Prices & Dates *
Airfares start from around £1,000 per person and are quoted separately to the holiday price. When enquiring, our Travel Specialists will provide the best fare possible from your preferred airline / airport.
From prices per person based on 2 sharing a room with private bathroom, including car hire
|Departure||Duration||Accommodation||Car Category||Twin Price (pp)|
|16 - 31 May 2019||7 nights||Standard||Compact||£1,232|
|16 - 31 May 2019||7 nights||Superior||Compact||£1,591|
|01 Jun - 31 Aug 2019||7 nights||Standard||Compact||£1,389|
|01 Jun - 31 Aug 2019||7 nights||Superior||Compact||£1,748|
|01 - 06 Sep 2019||7 nights||Standard||Compact||£1,232|
|01 - 06 Sep 2019||7 nights||Superior||Compact||£1,591|
- Accommodation in rooms with private bathroom (standard or superior)
- Bus tour into Denali National Park including snack
- Car rental throughout (compact, midsize, full size or 4WD)
- Unlimited mileage, LDW and all taxes
- Comprehensive travel documentation
- 24 hour emergency assistance from our team during your holiday
- No surcharge guarantee
Itinerary & Accommodation
Itinerary & Accommodation
Arrive in Anchorage and make your own way to your hotel.
Collect your rental car today and drive south to the scenic Kenai Peninsula. Your destination for today is the port town of Seward, gateway to Kenai Fjords National Park.
Full day at leisure. You may wish to visit the fascinating Alaska SeaLife Center, explore Exit Glacier or join a scenic cruise out through the fjords - weaving between icebergs you may spot sea lions and whales against a spectacular backdrop of glaciers.
Departing the coast, today you will head inland and north to the quirky town of Talkeetna. A clear day may afford views of Denali in the distance.
Continue your journey north to Denali - your accommodation tonight is at Denali Village, just outside the national park.
Enjoy a guided excursion into Denali National Park today. Take in spectacular views and keep your eyes peeled for wildlife, which may include bears, moose, herds of caribou or even a lone wolf.
Travel back to Anchorage today for your final night in Alaska.
Drop off your rental car at the airport and depart Alaska.
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