Welcome to Canada! Vancouver is a cosmopolitan city surrounded on all sides by nature. The magnificent Rocky Mountains to the east and the vast Pacific Ocean to the west. The city is dotted with parks and gardens, one of the most famous being the 22 hectares of Butchart Gardens, situated close to Victoria on Vancouver Island. Set sail from Vancouver on a voyage through the glacial waters of the inside passage past spectacular scenery calling at quaint towns. On arrival in the ‘Last Frontier’ begin the incredible journey through the stunning landscape to Denali National Park. Spend some time exploring this vast wilderness, with the towering Mt McKinley at its heart. If your lucky you may catch a glimpse of some of the endemic wildlife that call the national park home including grizzly bears, wolves, moose, caribou and Dall sheep.
Northbound Voyage of the Glaciers & Denali Explorer
11 July 2019
Cruise and Stay
Included in this Package
International Scheduled flights from London
7 night full board cruise
Two nights four star room only hotel Vancouver
Victoria & Butchard Gardens Tour
3 Night Denali Explorer Land Tour
London / London
Fly from London to Vancouver. Private transfer to 4* hotel. Overnight Vancouver
Victoria & Buchard Garden Tour. Overnight, Vancouver
Private transfer to port. Embark Golden Princess, depart Vancouver
Anchorage - Denali
Board your comfortable motorcoach for a scenic ride that takes you straight from the ship to the Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge, situated a short shuttle ride away from spectacular Denali National Park. Easy trails link the various places to shop and dine in this campus setting. This evening, relax on the deck and enjoy stunning views of the Nenana River Canyon.
Why not get to know the park with one of a variety of activities including a husky homestead tour, whitewater rafting or a glacier landing via helicopter. Between our two Denali lodges is some of Alaska's most beautiful scenery. Sightsee by motorcoach to the Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge for a 1-night retreat. Sit and gaze at the majesty of 'The Great One' from the lodge's treehouse designed and built by Pete Nelson of Animal Planet's Treehouse Masters. Hear stories about climbing Denali in the Hudson Theater or roast a marshmallow at the fireside patio
Take in the final views of the mountain, perhaps over a leisurely cup of coffee, before your transfer to Talkeetna and your Princess Rail journey to Anchorage. The evening is yours to get to know this unique city.
Transfer to Anchorage Airport for your return overnight flight to London