Day 1, August 2:Passport
Today we will motorcoach to St. Louis, where we will board our plane for Fairbanks, Alaska’s “Golden Heart City”.  We will check into our hotel and get ready for the beginning of our adventure.  Passport required.

Day 2, August 3:
A full day in Fairbanks gives us time to get a feel for the unique culture and history of the region.  We’ll take a cruise on an authentic Sternwheeler Riverboat down the Chena River, then enjoy a Gold Dredge 8 tour with the chance to pan for our own gold.  A hearty miner’s lunch is included.  Evening is at leisure.

Day 3, August 4:Alaskan Bear
We enjoy a scenic motorcoach journey to Denali National Park and the Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge.  Once there, check out the deck and vistas of the Nenana River Canyon.

Day 4, August 5:
We have a full day to get out into one of America’s best national parks.  This morning, a Natural History Tour serves as a wonderful introduction to the animals, plants and geological features found there.  Later today, you may want to stop by the tour desk to plan an activity such as rafting or hiking.

Day 5, August 6:Alaska Rail Service
We enjoy a scenic rail journey through some of the best wilderness in the Great Land on the exclusive Direct-to-the-Wilderness rail service today.  Once in Whittier, we will step from the train onto the Majestic Princess for the beginning of an unforgettable cruise.

Day 6, August 7:                      Hubbard Glacier (Scenic Cruising)
Arrive:                                        3:00 pm
Depart:                                      8:00 pmGlacier

Day 7, August 8:                      Glacier Bay National Park (Scenic Cruising)
Arrive:                                        9:15 am                                            
Depart:                                       7:30 pm                                            

Day 8, August 9:                     Skagway, Alaska
Arrive:                                       7:00 am                                            
Depart:                                      8:30 pm                                            

Day 9, August 10:                   Juneau, Alaska
Arrive:                                       6:30 am                             
Depart:                                      5:00 pm                             

Day 10, August 11:                  Ketchikan, Alaska            Majestic Princess
Arrive:                                       10:00 am            
Depart:                                      6:00 pm                             

Day 11, August 12:                   Sea Day

Day 12, August 13:                  Vancouver, British Columbia
Arrive:                                        7:30 am              
We depart for airport to fly to STL, where our motorcoach will be waiting for us.

Includes:

  • Round-trip transportation to STLAlaskan Map
  • Fully escorted by Jane’s Journeys
  • Princess Basic Travel Care Insurance
  • Denali Natural History Tour
  • Fairbanks Sternwheeler Riverboat Cruise down the Chena River
  • Gold Dredge 8
  • Cruise taxes and fees
  • Round-trip transfers in Alaska
  • Four-day land tour
  • Direct-to-the-Wilderness Rail Service to Whittier to board the Majestic Princess
  • Seven-night inside passage south-bound cruise aboard the Majestic Princess
  • Motorcoach gratuities
  • All meals aboard the Majestic Princess
  • Choice of early, late or anytime dining (our group dining is 5:00)
  • Port taxes and government fees are included and subject to change.

Meals are not included on the land portion of the cruise tour.

Pricing per person based on double occupancy without air from STL.  Air will be available in September and is secured and priced at that time, based on availability. 

Deluxe Balcony Category DB: $5,088.00
Standard Balcony Category BB: $4,980.00
Inside Category ID: $3,760.00

Please note, Oceanview cabins are not available on the Majestic Princess.
Please call for additional category pricing and single rates.
Ship registry: British and Bermuda

Call Jane’s Journeys to book this cruise-tour
618-627-2652 or 888-756-8763    
3074 Baseline Road
West Frankfort, IL  62896