Pride of Alaska (7 Days)

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Alaska’s Two Most Popular National Parks in Seven Days

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All Ages: Allows for adults and children (we recommend five years and older)

Adult: Adults only (age 16 and older)

Private: Exclusive tour up to seven people

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Duration

7 Days, 6 Nights


Starting Price

$5,149 | Based on Double Occupancy


Adventure on Nature’s Doorstep

See more of wild Alaska on this small-group adventure. This unique tour of Alaska offers incredible beauty and variety in just one compact week. You will experience both the wonders of Denali National Park and the coastal beauty of Kenai Fjords National Park.

An Endless Frontier of Natural Beauty

“Our tour guide, Sid, was excellent! He was very organized, accommodating, and friendly. We loved the train ride and the Kenai Fjords boat tour. Overall, it was an excellent trip and we would highly recommend it.”

—Tracey H.

“We enjoyed the entire tour. Our highlights included Talkeetna Air Taxi, and the 1st Class Gold Star Train. We especially enjoyed our stays at the AAU Chalets, a special treat loaded with amenities in a private setting—enjoyed kayaking, a fire pit, and viewing moose.”

—Carl & Millie B.

“Just finished Pride of Alaska Tour. Would highly recommend. Awesome experience. Tour guide Cody was amazing. Very knowledgeable and helpful making the trip even better. Flight seeing is a must.”

—Alan J.

“Our expectations were clearly met on this seven day trip. This trip got us up close and personal with Alaska just as I have always wanted to be. It was worth every penny.”

—Bill S.

“This is truly the way to experience all that Alaska has to offer and they make sure that you are taken care of. I would use AAU again and recommend them to anyone.”

—Drew Y.
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    Itinerary

    This itinerary has been curated to enjoy many of the best things Alaska has to offer—remarkable scenery, fantastic marine and wildlife viewing, backroad adventures, glacier treks, river boat rides, flightseeing around Denali, and whale watching cruises. Whichever options you choose, you will be impressed by the wonders of South Central Alaska.

    • Day 01

      Anchorage & Wasilla

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    • Day 02

      Palmer & Matanuska Glacier

      Upgrade available on this day.

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    • Day 03

      Talkeetna & Denali National Park

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    • Day 04

      Denali National Park

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    • Day 05

      Denali & Wasilla

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    • Day 06

      Palmer

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    • Day 07

      Coastal Alaska

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    Rates & Inclusions

    Deluxe Package

    Treat yourself to the ultimate trip. Our Deluxe Package includes all listed activities, transportation, deluxe hotels, a partial meal plan, plus Denali flightseeing in Talkeetna and a First-Class Gold Star domed railroad trip to Seward that includes both breakfast and dinner. *Ask about our 2025 early season special rates.*

    2024 Rates:

    • $4899 Per Person (Double Occupancy)
    • $4599 Per Person (Triple/Quad Occupancy)
    • $5699 Per Person (Single Occupancy)
    • $270 Per Person Tax

    2025 Rates:

    • $5149 Per Person (Double Occupancy)
    • $4849 Per Person (Triple/Quad Occupancy)
    • $5949 Per Person (Single Occupancy)
    • $290 Per Person Tax

    Quality Package

    Enjoy great value with our Quality Package, which includes all listed activities, transportation, quality hotels, a partial meal plan, plus a river jet boat ride in Talkeetna and an Adventure Class railroad trip to Seward.

    2024 Rates:

    • $4449 Per Person (Double Occupancy)
    • $4149 Per Person (Triple/Quad Occupancy)
    • $5249 Per Person (Single Occupancy)
    • $270 Per Person Tax

    2025 Rates:

    • $4699 Per Person (Double Occupancy)
    • $4399 Per Person (Triple/Quad Occupancy)
    • $5499 Per Person (Single Occupancy)
    • $290 Per Person Tax

    What’s Included in Your tour

    • checkmark icon Accommodations for Six Nights
    • checkmark icon Most Meals 
    • checkmark icon Executive 14-Seat Mini-Coach
    • checkmark icon Private Alaskan Guide
    • checkmark icon Denali National Park Tour
    • checkmark icon Matanuska River Valley Adventure
    • checkmark icon Knik Glacier Boat Tour
    • checkmark icon Gold Panning at Independence Mine
    • checkmark icon Hatcher Pass Scenic Tour
    • checkmark icon Matanuska Glacier Ice Trek
    • checkmark icon Alaska Native Cultural Center
    • checkmark icon Kenai Fjords NP Cruise
    • checkmark icon Talkeetna River Jet Boat Ride
    • checkmark icon First-Class Gold Star Rail (Deluxe)
    • checkmark icon Adventure Class Rail (Quality)
    • checkmark icon Mt. Denali Flightseeing (Deluxe)

    Available Activity Upgrades

    Want to make your Alaskan adventure even more magical? We have activity upgrades on select days, allowing you to enjoy the Alaskan tour of your dreams. Check out the tour itinerary for available upgrades.

    Tour Add-Ons

    Looking to make this trip of a lifetime even more memorable? We have some experiences to recommend! Our add-on experiences begin at the end of your official tour. We’re happy to provide suggestions of activities and accommodations as well as assist with the planning and coordination of your touring.

    Bear Viewing

    Anchorage Add-On

    Lake Clark Bear Viewing (6–8 hrs)

    $1,250/person

    After a scenic ride on a float plane that passes three active volcanoes, numerous salmon streams, and towering glaciers, you’ll arrive at this ideal oceanfront bear viewing habitat to watch brown bears interacting with each other in the wild. Observe them as they frolic in the grass with their cubs, dig for claims, and take afternoon naps.

    Anchorage Add-On

    Katmai Bear Viewing (8–10 hrs)

    $1,495/person

    The federally protected Katmai National Park and Preserve is world famous for having the largest population of Alaska brown bears. Accessible only by air, this is Alaska wilderness in its rawest form. At Brooks Falls, where numerous bears congregate to catch salmon, three bear viewing platforms connected by elevated boardwalks allow for close, unobstructed, extraordinary bear viewing.

    Pre- and Post-Tour Accommodations 

    Anchorage Add-On

    Pre-Tour Hotel Stay

    Upscale: $395 / night

    Anchorage Add-On

    Post-Tour Hotel Stay

    Upscale: $395  / night

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