June 17 – 28, 2023
August 12 – 23, 2023
12 days
Pricing from Toronto
$5,419 – $7,339*
Pricing from Winnipeg
$5,279 – $7,209**
Activity Level

Tour the great wilderness of Alaska by sea and land on this 11-night journey. You’ll start in bustling Anchorage, before moving on to Mt. McKinley for a luxurious night at the Princess Wilderness Lodge. Next is Denali, home to North America’s highest peak. That evening, enjoy the Music of Denali Dinner Theater. Take a natural history tour and have sightings of animals like moose, caribou and Dall sheep. From there, travel to Whittier on the Direct-to-the-Wilderness® rail service before boarding the Sapphire Princess® for a scenic seven-night cruise. Sail past the majestic Hubbard Glacier, Glacier Bay National Park, Skagway and more. And in Juneau, you’ll embark on an adventure you’ll never forget: A whale-watching tour with a private guide.

CAA Member-exclusive benefits:

  • $25 CAD Beverage card†
  • $100 USD Shipboard Credit‡
  • Specialty Dining for 2‡
  • 50 CAA Dollars®^
  • 25% savings on CAA Travel Insurance◊

Daily Itinerary

Day 1

Anchorage – Depart Toronto or Winnipeg to Anchorage. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. Remainder of the day is yours to explore this bustling gateway to Alaskan adventures.

Day 2

Mt. McKinley – Travel along the George Parks Highway to the Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge. Catch your first views of incredible Denali along the way. Tonight, enjoy a three-course dinner at 20,320 Alaskan Grill – so named for the height of Denali. D

Day 3

Denali – Enjoy a private gourmet breakfast at the North Fork Restaurant before travelling to Denali. Once you’ve arrived, take time to explore on your own before experiencing the Music of Denali Dinner Theater. B/D

Day 4

Denali – Start the day with breakfast at King Salmon Restaurant. Explore Denali National Park & Preserve on a Natural History Tour. Watch for glimpses of North America’s tallest peak as well as moose, caribou, bears, wolves and Dall sheep. The remainder of the day is at your leisure. B

Day 5

Whittier – Board the Direct-to-the-Wilderness® rail to Whittier. Upon arrival in Whittier, disembark the train then board the Sapphire Princess® for a 7-night Voyage of the Glacier cruise.

Day 6

Hubbard Glacier (scenic cruising)

Day 7

Glacier Bay National Park (scenic cruising)

Day 8


Day 9

Juneau – Today is your Extraordinary Experience: A private whale-watching tour.

Day 10


Day 11

At sea

Day 12

Vancouver – Disembark the ship and transfer to the Vancouver airport for your return flight to Toronto or Winnipeg.

B - Breakfast | D - Dinner

Whale Watching, Denali and the Alaskan Wilderness.

Arctic wildlife, stunning landscapes and Alaskan experiences await on this unique 11-night wilderness adventure.

Package Includes

Extraordinary Explorations logo with a camera, plane, cell phone, cup of coffee, letters and notebook surrounding the logo.
  • Airfare from Toronto or Winnipeg to Anchorage and return from Vancouver to Toronto or Winnipeg
  • Pre-cruise tour:
    • Direct-to-the-Wilderness® rail Denali to Whittier
    • 1-night stay in first-class accommodation in Anchorage
    • 1-night stay in moderate-class accommodation in Mt. McKinley
    • 2-night stay in moderate-class accommodation in Denali
    • 2 breakfasts and 2 dinners
    • CAA exclusive Music of Denali Theater
    • CAA exclusive breakfast at North Fork Restaurant and King Salmon Restaurant
    • CAA exclusive dinner at 20,320 Alaskan Grill
  • 7-night Voyage of the Glacier cruise on-board the Sapphire Princess®
  • Onboard meals and entertainment as per cruise itinerary
  • Destination transfers

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