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Alaska Railroad Tours

Alaska Railroad Trips, Rail & Car or Rail & Bus Packages plus Day Trips by Train

An Alaska railroad or train tour offers an unparalleled window into Alaska’s backcountry “soul”. Alaska railroad vacation packages and train tours take visitors between Seward and Fairbanks and to places only accessible by train, through magnificent landscapes and to some of Alaska’s most colorful communities. Alaska railroad itineraries are available for a single day, as an add-on to an Alaska cruise, or as part of a comprehensive, statewide train trip itinerary of from 3 to 15 days. Train tours in Alaska can also be combined with car rentals and with bus tours to round out your Alaska travel experience.

 

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Alaska by Rail Tour

Travel the entire Alaska Railroad in just 9 days! Take the train from Anchorage to Seward, Talkeetna, Denali and Fairbanks. Cruise to an active glacier, jet boat on the Talkeetna River, view wildlife in Denali National Park, and enjoy... Browse tour

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Glaciers and Wildlife Tour

Combining Anchorage, Seward, Talkeetna and Denali, this tour provides wildlife viewing opportunities and scenic touring throughout. You travel by the Alaska Railroad to Seward and cruise into Kenai Fjords National Park, well known for glacier scenery as well as... Browse tour

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Denali & Glacier Experience

By train, travel along the scenic Seward and Portage Glacier Highways before entering the Anton Anderson Memorial Tunnel, the second longest tunnel in North America. On arrival in Whittier, embark on the 26 Glacier Cruise with lunch. Enjoy viewing... Browse tour

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Alaska’s Autumn Highlights

Enjoy the vivid fall colors of Alaska both on the ground and in the sky! Begin your journey in Anchorage with a glacier day cruise through Prince William Sound. With an eye out for wildlife, you will then travel... Browse tour

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Alaska by Rail and Car Tour

This rail and road trip takes you from Anchorage to Fairbanks on a classic Alaska train trip aboard the Alaska Railroad with an independent tour by car from Fairbanks to Valdez, driving the scenic Richardson and Glenn Highways. The... Browse tour

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Alaska Railroad Adventure

Touring Alaska by train is a relaxing way to experience all that the Great Land has to offer. Designed for independent travelers and train enthusiasts this tour utilizes several segments of the Alaska Railroad. This round trip itinerary from... Browse tour

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Relax Alaska

Great for travelers looking to explore Alaska at a relaxed pace. This tour starts in Anchorage and combines travel by train and motor coach between Seward and Fairbanks, ending with a scheduled flight from Fairbanks returning to Anchorage. Guided... Browse tour

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Unique Itinerary
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An Alaskan Odyssey

This unique itinerary takes you from the North Pacific waters of Prince William Sound to the Arctic coast near Prudhoe Bay. This itinerary is for independent travelers seeking a chance to see the incredible diversity of Alaska from the... Browse tour

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Alaska’s Gems Tour

This tour provides Alaska travelers with many key Alaska highlights combining travel by train and by deluxe motorcoach. Enjoy opportunities to view towering glaciers up-close, and perhaps catch a glimpse of a glacier "calving" into the waters below when... Browse tour

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Aurora Train Travel in Fall and Winter

This Aurora Train travel experience on the Alaska Railroad features some of Alaska’s best fall and winter activities in both Anchorage and Fairbanks.  Begin your tour with day trip from Anchorage on a guided tour on Turnagain Arm along... Browse tour

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Greatland Explorer Tour

Starting in Fairbanks, enjoy the scenic ride by train to Denali National Park and then onward to Anchorage. With two nights at Denali National Park, there is ample time to experience one of Alaska's most popular destinations. The Tundra... Browse tour

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Greatland Discoverer Tour

Perfect option for those with limited time, or before or after an Alaskan cruise. Travel aboard the Alaska Railroad, from Anchorage to Fairbanks with two nights at Denali National Park. Denali is world renown for its vast wilderness area... Browse tour

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Northern Lights & Iditarod
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Ultimate Alaska Winter Wonderland and Iditarod

This comprehensive Alaska winter travel experience begins with sightseeing in Fairbanks including a great chance to see the northern lights. Departing from Fairbanks, venture by coach to the historic town of Healy on the outskirts of Denali National Park.... Browse tour

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Visit Denali from Anchorage

Great opportunities to view wildlife and the awesome scenery Denali is so well known for. You'll travel by motor coach from Anchorage to the Denali park entrance and spend two nights at the park. There is enough free time... Browse tour

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Denali Express Train Tour

After an overnight in Fairbanks, meet the train departing to Denali National Park. This afternoon take a guided excursion into Denali National Park and learn about the history and geology of the park, stopping when there is an opportunity... Browse tour

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