Alaska's "Big Five"

Bear, Moose, Caribou, Wolf, Dall Sheep

Do you know the Alaska animals which comprise the “Big 5”? Well you should if you’re coming to Alaska! Alaska has her own counterpart to Africa’s famous quintuplet and ours are just as fascinating. They’ve got lions, elephants, cape buffalo, rhino, leopards and hippos…but WE’VE got grizzly bears, moose, caribou, wolf and Dall sheep!

Wouldn’t you love an Alaska tour to see all five animals in our “big 5”? Below are some tours where your chances are good for catching a glimpse of these amazing creatures.

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Duration: 8 Days
Starting at: $2029 / per person

See two of Alaska’s most famous national parks including Denali National Park and Kenai Fjords National Park. These two iconic Alaska destinations provide the best... Read more.

Duration: 15 Days
Starting at: $3209 / per person

This self-drive tour takes you from Anchorage to Talkeetna, Denali, Fairbanks, Kennicott, Seward and Homer. This ultimate “All Alaska” driving tour provides you with a... Read more.

Duration: 8 Days
Starting at: $1599 / per person

Discover more of Alaska on our “Great Alaska Road Trip” while you visit Denali National Park and Seward and take a cruise in Kenai Fjords National Park! Enjoy Alaska at... Read more.

Duration: 6 Days
Starting at: $1529 / per person

From tidewater glaciers to the tallest mountain in America, you’ll be treated to the best Alaska has to offer – all in only 6 days! This popular Alaska tour out of... Read more.

Fully guided cruise and land tour
Duration: 12 Days
Starting at: $2599 / per person

Your experienced Alaska guide will help make your “Gold Rush and Glacier Bay” vacation smooth and enjoyable as you experience the attractions of Alaska and Canada’s... Read more.

Escorted Tour
Duration: 8 Days
Starting at: $2229 / per person

Packed with multiple highlights, this escorted bus tour gives you the experience of a lifetime in the 49th state! Travel by deluxe motor coach or van with an expert guide who will... Read more.

Escorted Tour
Duration: 8 Days
Starting at: $2599 / per person

The Alaska National Parks tour is a guided Alaska group tour by bus and by railroad featuring two amazing iconic parks: Denali National Park and Kenai Fjords National Park! This land... Read more.

Duration: 8 Days
Starting at: $1719 / per person

See Anchorage, Denali, Fairbanks, scenic Richardson Highway and Valdez. This tour combines a classic Alaska train trip aboard the Alaska Railroad with an independent tour by car... Read more.

Duration: 5 Days
Starting at: $979 / per person

Explore Alaska’s Interior Region, traveling southbound on the Alaska Railroad from Fairbanks to Denali before continuing on to Anchorage.  A guided bus trip into Denali... Read more.

Unique Itinerary
Duration: 14 Days
Starting at: $4769 / per person

Discover 4 of Alaska’s National Parks! Travel independently by rental car. This program provides unique experiences and takes you to some more remote areas! First, enjoy scenic... Read more.

Duration: 11 Days
Starting at: $2959 / per person

See all the best places: Anchorage, Seward, Kenai Fjords National Park, Denali National Park, Talkeetna and Fairbanks in a relaxed pace. Sit back and enjoy the scenery as you travel... Read more.

Unique Itinerary
Duration: 10 Days
Starting at: $3379 / per person

Create your own Alaskan odyssey! Enjoy a fascinating overland journey across the state from the glacier-filled shores of the Pacific Ocean to the vast tundra of the Arctic. This... Read more.

Duration: 9 Days
Starting at: $2179 / per person

Travel on the Alaska Railroad, take a comfortable scheduled bus transfer and visit Anchorage, Denali, Fairbanks and Talkeetna. Begin your Alaska adventure with a cruise into the world... Read more.

Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $179 / per person

On this Anchorage day trip, take a small group tour along Turnagain Arm, one of the most scenic drives in the country. Your driver will pick you up from your hotel and take you south... Read more.

Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $499 / per person

This Denali area heli-hiking tour allows visitors to experience the backcountry of Alaska with a guided hike through Yanert Valley! A naturalist guide will lead you on a 3 hour... Read more.

Duration: 4 Days
Starting at: $2025 / per person

Founded in 1951, Camp Denali is Alaska’s original vacation lodge and nature center, which strives to help Alaska visitors gain a personal knowledge and appreciation for the... Read more.

Escorted Tour
Duration: 8 Days
Starting at: $2588 / per person

On our fully-guided Alaska Highlights land tour you will experience Alaska’s best wilderness and cultural attractions. Travel by small cruise ship, glass-domed railroad car, and... Read more.

Duration: 3 Days
Starting at: $759 / per person

Visiting Denali National Park is a top highlight of any Alaska vacation! Tour includes scenic bus and rail travel between Anchorage and Denali and a day inside Denali National Park.... Read more.

Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $N/A / per person

** Not offered in 2022 ** This comprehensive Denali National Park bus tour travels to the end of the 92 mile park road to the remote Kantishna region. Your naturalist driver/guide... Read more.

Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $N/A / per person

** Not offered in 2022 ** The most popular Denali bus tour takes you through the pristine wilderness of Denali National Park. An experienced driver and naturalist guide will provide... Read more.

Duration: 6 Days
Starting at: $N/A / per person

** Not offered in 2022 ** Travel first class! Focusing on visiting Denali National Park with a wilderness lodge stay, this deluxe independent tour is perfect as pre or post cruise... Read more.

Duration: 7 Days
Starting at: $1509 / per person

Combine Denali National Park with a hidden jewel, Knik River Lodge. Sheltered by the Chugach Mountains and surrounded by over ten glaciers including Knik Glacier, Knik River Lodge is... Read more.