Both Sides of Denali Self-Drive - 148

5 Days


May 29 to Sep 04


From $1,473*

Start & End Cities

Start: Anchorage

End: Anchorage

Land Package Type

Self-Guided Land Tours

Why Take This Tour?

Denali stars in this popular weeklong vacation package. Enjoy the freedom of traveling by rental car, plus excursions in both Denali National Park and Denali State Park, one of Alaska’s best kept secrets. A Denali flightseeing tour with glacier landing caps off your memorable six-day Alaska vacation.

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Day 1

Arrive in Anchorage

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Arrive in Alaska and transfer to your hotel. It’s located on a quiet city lake with access to trails. Overnight Anchorage.

Day 2

Anchorage to Denali National Park

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Pick up your rental car and start your journey north to Denali National Park today. Along the scenic route you’ll pass through moose habitats and spruce forests, eventually crossing through the wide-open hills of Broad Pass before reaching the park entrance. This afternoon meet sled dogs and mushers on a guided tour of the Husky Homestead. Overnight Denali.

Day 3

Explore Denali National Park

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Explore Denali Park’s expansive, breathtaking interior on a full-day guided bus tour. The trip takes you through iconic sites like Stony Overlook, Polychrome Pass, and Wonder Lake. It’s common to spot myriad wildlife on the tour, which also includes a hearty lunch at the historic Kantishna Roadhouse. Overnight Denali.

Day 4

Explore Denali State Park

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Depart Denali Park this morning for its smaller cousin to the south, beautiful Denali State Park. Here you’ll take a guided kayaking tour on Byers Lake, a serene forest waterway with Denali views when the weather is clear. Overnight in a nearby remote resort lodge.

Day 5

Denali State Park to Anchorage

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Depart your lodge for the town of Talkeetna. Here you’ll board a small plane for an unforgettable Denali flightseeing excursion with glacier landing. After your flight, enjoy a return drive to Anchorage. Final overnight Anchorage.

Prices & Dates

Season May 29 - Sep 4
Duration 6 Days / 5 Nights
Rates From $1,473*
Rate Notes* Prices subject to change without notice. Call us on 855-588-7247 to confirm current rates.

Both Sides of Denali Self-Drive - 148

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