Alaska: Beyond Your Dreams, Within Your Reach
If Alaska is on your bucket list, there's no better time than the present to start planning. From the vast, untamed wilderness and wildlife, to the picturesque mountains and glaciers, Alaska is unlike any other destination in America. Discover Alaska with AAA Travel and let our travel experts plan your trip of a lifetime. Take a cruise or a cruise tour; the choice is yours. With so much to do and see, you won't want to miss a thing.
The best time to visit Alaska is probably between May and September when the days are long and nature is in full bloom. Average temperatures during the late spring and summer months can range from 60 to 80 degrees during the day and dip into the 40's and 50's at night. Depending on which regions you visit, temperatures can vary widely. It's best to dress in layers so you can stay warm and dry when it gets chilly or rains.
On the Alaska Discovery Tour, AAA Travel combines the best of both land and sea. Stay three nights at Princess' Lodges and Hotels and travel deep into the Denali National Park on the Tundress Wilderness Tour to view the region's wildlife. Then, head to the train station and travel on a Luxury Domed Rail from Denali to Anchorage, where you will begin your cruise. Climb aboard Princess Cruise Lines for a seven-night trip through the Inside Passage and Glacier Bay, taking in all the sights, before arriving in Vancouver, British Columbia.
With Tauck World Discovery, explore Wild Alaska through unique experiences off the beaten path. See the landscapes and peaks of Denali, America's highest mountain; cruise the Kenai Fjord, home to sea lions, dolphins, whales and bald eagles; and bear-watch on Crescent Lake in salmon season. You will also have the opportunity to visit a kennel that raises champion sled dogs, embark on a wilderness hike with an expert naturalist guide, and meet wildlife such as caribou, elk, and bison up close at a refuge for orphaned or displaced animals. Relax and unwind at some of the most outstanding wilderness lodges along the way. On this tour, you will have access to gadgets used by professional wildlife photographers, as well as, exclusive on-tour films produced by BBC Earth.
Created by Tauck and BBC Earth, Alaska: Call of the Wild, is a vacation of a lifetime for your whole family. Travel by land, sea, and air to witness the natural treasures of Alaska. Activities in Anchorage include a jet boat ride, wilderness hike, GEO caching treasure hunt, and meeting Alaskan Huskies at a dog sled training facility. Weather permitting, you will take a small plane over the foothills of Denali to take in the breathtaking sights of this majestic mountain. Travel to Kenai for a two-night wilderness lodge stay and a choice of activities to include kayaking, river rafting, and a wilderness hike. Visit the Alaskan Wildlife Conservation Center in Girdwood and pan for gold at Crow Creek Mine before journeying home.
Discover Magestic Alaska with Glacier Discovery Cruise Inside Stateroom Summer 2017. Arrive in Fairbanks, where you will sightsee at your leisure. Embark on a self-guided tour of Mount Denali, with a optional morning rafting trip. Climb aboard the famous Alaska Railroad for a scenic journey to Anchorage. Embark on a sightseeing cruise into the heart of Kenai Fjords National Park before departing on Holland America for your 7-night cruise. Enjoy scenic cruising with stops along the way in Haines, Juneau, and Ketchican. Disembark in Vancouver, British Columbia.
With AAA Vacations, you will discover Alaska and the Yukon on this land-only guided tour. Your tour begins in Anchorage, the most popular city in Alaska. A short drive from Anchorage is Whittier, where you will take a boat ride to Prince William Sound and Blackstone Bay to search for wildlife and marvel over the glaciers. From picturesque Tok, you will travel to Whitehorse, the capital of Canada's Yukon, Carmacks, and Dawson City, as you revel in the tales of the gold rush. While in Fairbanks, you may catch a glimpse of the Northern Lights. In Fairbanks, take a seat on the scenic sternwheeler cruise and meet a family who has made the rivers of Alaska a way of life. Ride a Deluxe Domecar to Denali and take the Tundra Wilderness Tour, before heading back to Anchorage.
AAA Travel can help plan your trip to Alaska. Our expert agents can book your trip on land or sea so you can truly appreciate everything Alaska has to offer. Call 1-800-444-8691 or visit a local AAA Travel branch for more information. We give exclusive discounts to members so be sure your membership is up to date.