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03 Days | Seward & Kenai Fjords National Park Rail Tour

Alaska Railroad Tours: Anchorage, Seward and Kenai Fjords National Park

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The spectacular train journey follows the scenic Turnagain Arm to the coastal community of Seward - Gateway to the Kenai Fjords National Park. Arrive in time for a spectacular 8-hour glacier and marine wildlife cruise. The park ranger narrated tour features: Aialik Bay with its massive calving tidewater glaciers, Orca whale watching within Resurrection Bay, Chiswell Island - with a large variety of nestling seabirds and a visit of the Steller Sea Lion refuge. Return to Anchorage onbord the Alaska Railroad.

Day 1: Anchorage

Enjoy a full day in Anchorage at leisure. Optional: 2-hour city sightseeing tour. You can also easily explore the sights of Alaska's largest city on your own: walk along the coastal trail with a beautiful Cook Inlet view, shop on 4th Avenue, visit the Alaska Native Heritage Museum or check out the enormous salmon run down in Ship Creek. Overnight: Anchorage

Day 2: Anchorage - Seward | Kenai Fjords National Park

This morning board the legendary Alaska Railroad for your departure at 6.45 am to Seward.The tour offers incomparable vista of fjords, glaciers and mountains as you follow the Cook Inlet/Turnagain Arm, then climb steeply through the coastal mountains to cross Moose Pass. Arrive in Seward at 11.05 am. Transfer to the boat harbour in time for the 11:30 am departure for your full day cruise into Kenai Fjords National Park. The 110-mile cruise takes you deep into Kenai Fjords National Park and to the Chiswell Islands National Wildlife Refuge. Hosting this cruise is a uniformed National Park Ranger, who will provide narration to your journey and point out the many spectacular sights while fielding any questions you may have. Wildlife is abundant throughout the National Park, and the tidewater glaciers are massive. You'll visit the mighty Holgate Glacier where guests often witness calving - a process by which the glacier sheds giant blocks and slabs of ancient ice - from a close distance. With photo opportunities galore, your cruise will be unforgettable. Time at leisure for a nice dinner on the harbor front. Overnight: Seward

Day 3: Seward - Anchorage

Enjoy a full day at leisure in Seward. Seward provides a variety of outdoor activities from fishing to kayaking trips. Don’t miss to visit the Sea-Life Center one of the largest Cold Water Marine Research Institutes in the world. Leave Seward at 6:00 pm for a very scenic rail tour through the Kenai Mountains and along Turnagain Arm to Anchorage. Note: Because of the very long daylight hours you arrive in Anchorage still during daylight around 10:15 pm.

Tour Includes

  • SUPERIOR HOTEL
  • 2 Nights Superior Accommodation
  • Hotel and State Taxes
  • Rail Tour Anchorage - Seward - Anchorage
  • Reserved Seats
  • All Transfers: Hotel, Rail Station
  • Kenai Fjords National Park Fee
  • Full Day Kenai Fjords Glacier & Wildlife Cruise
  • Tour Documentation
  • FIRST CLASS HOTEL + DOMED CAR
  • 2 Nights First-Class Accomodation
  • Hotel and State Taxes
  • Rail Tour Anchorage - Seward - Anchorage
  • Reserved Seats in Upper Level Domed Cars
  • Complimentary Non-alcoholic Beverages
  • Priority Check in | Bording
  • Use of Outdoor Viewing Deck
  • Priority Dining Room Seating
  • Rail Station Transfers
  • Full Day Kenai Fjords Glacier & Wildlife Cruise
  • Kenai Fjords National Park Fee
  • Tour Documentation

Rates per Person in US $ from Anchorage

Tour Number | TA-RT3 | Daily Departures
Single Double Triple Quad

May 15 - May 31 | Superior Hotels

June 01 - August 31 | Superior Hotels

September 01 - September 15 | Superior Hotels

 

$590.00

$715.00

$640.00

 

$455.00

$520.00

$485.00


$420.00

$465.00

$435.00


$399.00

$445.00

$420.00


Tour Number | TA-RT3 | Daily Departures
Single Double Triple Quad

May 10 - May 31 | First Class Hotels + Domed Car

June 01 - August 31 | First Class Hotels + Domed Car

September 01 - September 15 | First Class Hotels + Domed Car

$855.00

$959.00

$855.00

$620.00

$699.00

$620.00

$565.00

$595.00

$565.00

$535.00

$555.00

$535.00

Optional Sightseeing Tours

Rates in US$ / per person
Adult

Rail Road | One Way Upgrade from Superior to Deluxe Domed Cars

Seward | Guided 1/2 Day Salmon or Halibut Fishing Trip

Seward | Add. Night Superior Hotel - Rates per Person from

Seward | Add. Night First-Class Hotel - Rates per Person from

$55.00

$199.00

$60.00

$80.00