Discover Denali, North America’s tallest mountain peak, and the unspoiled wilderness surrounding it, complementing the experience with visits to Anchorage and Talkeetna.

Mt. Alyeska, Alaska

Day 1 - Talkeetna

Disembark your ship in Seward and depart via motor coach for the quaint, historic village of Talkeetna. You will stop en route in the coastal town of Girdwood and enjoy a tram ride to the summit of Mt. Alyeska, taking in the awe-inspiring views. After lunch on your own, continue to Talkeetna and check in to your hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure. Your Viking Tour Director is available to help you plan your time in Talkeetna so you can make the most of your visit.

Talkeetna Mountains, Alaska

Day 2 - Talkeetna & Denali

After breakfast, you may choose to continue your discovery of Talkeetna or participate in a variety of outdoor activities such as flightseeing, a jet boat ride, fishing or hiking. This afternoon, board a motor coach and journey north to Denali. Enjoy a welcome reception along with an interesting talk on predators and prey as an introduction to Denali National Park, home of its remarkable namesake mountain. This evening, you may begin exploring on your own or relax in your hotel. (B)

Caribou in Denali National Park, Alaska

Day 3 - Denali

Today, travel deep into Denali National Park with a local naturalist. As you take in the breathtaking natural scenery before you, your guide will provide insight into the flora and fauna inhabiting this vast region. Keep your eyes open for some of the park’s residents—moose, caribou, Dall sheep and more. This evening, enjoy a salmon barbecue dinner. (B, L, D)

Denali, Alaska

Day 4 - Denali & Anchorage

Later this morning, following breakfast and some free time, venture south on a scenic journey to Anchorage on board an impressive dome railcar. Arrive in the evening and check in to your hotel. Your Viking Tour Director is available to help you plan your time in Anchorage so you can make the most of your visit. (B, L)

Yupik women, Alaska

Day 5 - Anchorage

Discover the highlights of Anchorage’s historic downtown on a tour including Earthquake Park, established in memory of the monumental 1964 event, and Lake Hood, the world’s largest seaplane base. You will also enjoy a Working World tour during a visit to the Alaska Aviation Museum, where you can view vintage aircrafts and learn about Alaska’s aviation history, as well as meet a local bush pilot who will share fascinating stories about his experiences. Enjoy the rest of your day at leisure. (B)

Anchorage, Alaska

Day 6 - Anchorage

After breakfast, check out of your hotel and proceed to the airport for your return flight. (B)

The following meals are included for all days as listed:
B = Breakfast; L = Lunch; D = Dinner

Your Accommodations

  • Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge
  • Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge
  • Denali Park Village, Alaska
  • Denali Park Village, Alaska
  • Hilton Hotel, Anchorage
  • Hilton Hotel, Anchorage
Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge

Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge
Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge is located on a ridge overlooking Talkeetna. Capture views of Denali from this lodge that offers both casual and fine dining, a fitness center, coin-operated laundry facilities, a boutique with a selection of local native art and complimentary Wi-Fi.

Denali Park Village
Located just outside the Denali National Park along the Nenana River, this charming lodging is surrounded by Alaska’s beautiful wilderness. A welcoming fireplace greets you in the lobby and the lodge’s range of eateries offer a variety of dining options.

Hilton Anchorage
Located in Downtown Anchorage and within walking distance of the city’s most popular sights, this inviting hotel provides modern amenities and spectacular city views. Guests can relax in well-appointed rooms or enjoy authentic Alaskan cuisine at either of two restaurants.


  • 1 hotel night in Talkeetna; 2 hotel nights in Denali; 2 hotel nights in Anchorage (as shown or similar)
  • 8 meals: 5 breakfasts (B), 2 lunches (L) & 1 dinner (D)
  • 1 Working World visit: Anchorage City Tour & Talk with Local Bush Pilot
  • 3 guided tours: Alaskan Dome Journey; Denali Naturalist Tour; Tram Ride to the Top of Mt. Alyeska
  • Fully escorted by your Viking Tour Director
  • All transfers



* Airport meet and greet transfers included when air is purchased from Viking Cruises.

NOTE: Extension is not available on all departure dates; confirm availability when booking. Activity order may vary. Accommodations are subject to change depending on availability; if advertised hotel is not available, a similar hotel will be confirmed.