Family Fun

For those traveling with a family this tailored program provides a comfortable touring pace with fantastic family adventures sending you home with a lifetime of memories.

Begin your program in Anchorage with a personal greeting by your private driver/guide. You will have the evening to relax after your flight. Travel to Talkeetna and visit a champion dog musher for the chance to meet his team. Explore the nearby mountains by helicopter and touch down in the remote mountains for a tailored alpine hike. Navigate glacier rivers in search of salmon weighing up to 120 lbs. Sample unique Alaskan treats and discover the Chugach Forest by ATV. Hike through the northernmost rainforest tasting fresh Alaskan berries before visiting wildlife at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center.

Suggested Route

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Arrive Anchorage

Receive a personal greeting upon arrival, followed by a private transfer to your hotel located in Alaska’s largest city.
Overnight Anchorage
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Anchorage to Talkeetna

This morning visit the Alaska Native Heritage Center and spend time with a culture bearer hearing stories about their native culture. In the early afternoon transfer to Talkeetna known as the starting point for climbers embarking on their Denali expeditions. Stop at the home of an Iditarod musher and learn about racing dogs over Alaska. Meet his team and cuddle puppies.
Overnight Talkeetna
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Talkeetna

Explore the Talkeetna Mountains by helicopter on a custom adventure. Feel as if you have magically transported to a vast open hiking paradise. With views of Denali and the Alaska Range your private hiking guide will lead you through the wilderness on a hike tailored to your party.
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Talkeetna

Alaska is world famous for its productive rivers and you will set off with your family today on a private fishing adventure. Your private guide will teach you how to reel in the big one as you cast from the secluded shoreline. In the afternoon sample delicious treats made with Alaskan birch syrup.
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Talkeetna to Girdwood

Journey south today to the mountainside community of Girdwood. Make a stop along the way for an exciting ATV adventure through the Alaska wilderness. Relax this evening at the resort, exploring the hiking trails or enjoying the pool.
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Girdwood

Begin your day with a private gold panning lesson at a historic gold mine. Explore the preserved buildings and imagine life in the Last Frontier. This afternoon walk through Chugach Forest on a private nature hike. Look for moose and bears as you try wild berries and cross scenic gorges.
Overnight Girdwood
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Girdwood to Seward or Whittier

Enjoy a leisurely morning before departing by private vehicle to your cruise ship terminal. Visit the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center and meet one of the resident animals up close. Arrive at the cruise ship terminal in time for your departing cruise.

NOTE: Itinerary can operate in reverse as a post-cruise land program

The route from Anchorage to Seward, highlighting family friendly areas along the way.

Make It Your Own

  • Add a tram ride with lunch to get an aerial view of Turnagain Arm
  • Include a bear viewing tour on your way from Talkeetna to Girdwood
  • Take a flightseeing tour to Denali and land on a glacier
  • Learn how to build a fire and build a woodland shelter for survival in the wilderness

You can learn more about these suggestions and other ways to customize this itinerary by requesting a custom tour proposal.

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