Bald eagles, beluga whales and national parks larger than nations await on a Cosmos Alaska tour. Ride the thrilling Alaska Railroad to Denali National Park, home to North America’s highest peak; enjoy a cruise of Kenai Fjords National Park, where you’ll witness giant glaciers crashing into the sea; and learn about ancient Athabascan Indian culture from an Alaskan Native Guide in Fairbanks. Set your compass north to Alaska and the Yukon for an adventure of epic proportions.
Board a boat and travel across magnificent Prince William Sound. Explore the vast face of the mighty Meares Glacier and hear tales of the region as told by the Alaskan crew. Keep your eyes open and cameras ready for marine wildlife such as otters, seals, and whales while viewing spectacular glaciers.
Enjoy a day of discoveries in Alaska’s second-largest city: board the Sternwheeler Riverboat Discovery III for a leisurely cruise on the Chena River; visit the home and kennels of the late four-time Iditarod winner, Susan Butcher, and see her champion sled dogs; and learn about ancient Athabascan Indian culture on a tour of the Chena Indian Village.
With its six million acres, Denali National Park & Preserve is home to majestic landscapes and North America’s highest peak. Two nights in Denali give you the opportunity to explore on your own or to take optional outings, such as a helicopter ride over the park or a wilderness tour to seek out grizzly bears, moose, and more.