12-Day Double Denali Land + Sea Cruise Tour

 There are many ways to explore Alaska. One way we think is ideal to experience many of the highlights of this enormous state is via a 12-Day Double Denali Land + Sea Cruise Tour.

Cruise First, Vancouver to Fairbanks (or click here for Land First, Fairbanks to Vancouver)

You’ll experience Alaska’s best glaciers, wilderness and wildlife as you sail from Vancouver to Seward, Alaska. Then, travel by domed rail car to North America’s tallest mountain, before ending your adventure in Alaska’s interior city of Fairbanks.

Departing on the Westerdam, Cruise First: May 19; Jun 2, 16; Jul 14, 28; Aug 14, 18, 2019

Departing on the Noordam, Cruise First: May 12, 26; Jun 9, 23; Jul 7, 21; Aug 4, 18; Sep 1,  2019

Check out this itinerary from Holland America Line for the 12-Day Double Denali Land + Sea tour: (same itinerary for all departures dates.)

Day Port
1 Vancouver

Sail from Vancouver, glide under the Lion’s Gate Bridge, and enter the scenic wonders of the Inside Passage
2 At Sea

Relax and enjoy a full day of scenic Inside Passage cruising and immerse yourself in Holland America Line elegance
3 Ketchikan

Explore this uniquely Alaskan port, famous for its rich native culture, salmon fishing, and scenic Misty Fjords
4 Juneau

Enjoy a full day of exploring Alaska’s capital — choose from exciting shore excursions and still have time to shop
5 Skagway

Step back to the days of the last great gold rush — choose from exciting shore excursions and still have time to shop
6 Glacier Bay

Cruise the ice-studded fjords of this national treasure for a full eight hours as a Park Service Ranger narrates
7 At Sea (Gulf of Alaska)

Enjoy a leisurely day of cruising
8 Anchorage

Disembark and enjoy a scenic rail journey along Turnagain Arm aboard the cruisetrain en route to Anchorage
9 Denali National Park

Board the luxurious domed rail cars of the McKinley Explorer to Denali for a two night stay at this magnificent national treasure
10 Denali National Park

Today features the unforgettable Tundra Wilderness Tour. This 6-8 hour fully narrated sightseeing excursion is a deep dive into Denali National Park — the very best chance of seeing both the mountain itself and Denali’s iconic wildlife (snack included)
11 Fairbanks

Today you’ll head for Fairbanks, Alaska’s Golden Heart City, and take a step back in time aboard the Riverboat Discovery (lunch included)
12 Fairbanks

Your Land + Sea Journey concludes this morning in Fairbanks