August 2 - 16, 2020
Alaska - The Great Land
|Stateroom Category||Double Occupancy Rate Per Person|
|A Verandah Suite||$7,099|
All non-members must add $60 to the above rate Single and 3rd/4th passenger rates available upon request.
Prices are subject to availability at time of booking. Rates, taxes, fees and fuel surcharges are subject to change. All rates and included features are based on a minimum of 25 full-fare passengers.
- Roundtrip airfare to Anchorage, AK and return from Vancouver, British Columbia
- Transfers and sightseeing via deluxe motorcoach, train and ship, as specified in itinerary
- Accommodations in best available hotels/lodges
- Holland America driver and guides’ gratuities (on land portion)
- All meals and entertainment onboard (specialty restaurants may have nominal fees)
- Baggage handling
- Extra day in Anchorage with Portage Valley tour and lake cruise
- DISCOVERY III sternwheeler cruise
- AAA Group Dinner in Whitehorse
- Extra day in Vancouver, British Columbia w/half day sightseeing tour
- Welcome Reception onboard
- Services of a Discoveries Journey Manager
- McKinley Explorer domed-car train excursion between Anchorage and Denali National Park
- “Double Denali” 2-nights at Denali National Park, including the Tundra Wilderness Tour
- Journey aboard WHITE PASS & YUKON ROUTE RAILROAD
- Four-night cruise aboard the ms KONINGSDAM in selected category
Sunday, August 2: Anchorage
Depart for Anchorage. Transfer to your downtown hotel and meet your Holland America Journey Host to learn about your upcoming adventure.
Monday, August 3: Anchorage
Board a deluxe coach and travel the scenic Seward Highway to Portage Lake for a sightseeing cruise aboard the mv PTARMIGAN.
Tuesday, August 4: Denali National Park
Board the luxurious domed rail cars of the McKinley Explorer to Denali for a two night stay at this magnificent national treasure.
Wednesday, August 5: Denali National Park
Venture deep into Denali on the Tundra Wilderness Tour, the best way to see wildlife and Denali (weather permitting). (Snackbox)
Thursday, August 6: Fairbanks
Today you’ll head for Fairbanks, Alaska’s Golden Heart City. Board the sternwheeler DISCOVERY III for a narrated scenic cruise on the Chena and Tanana Rivers. (Lunch)
Friday, August 7: Dawson City
Your journey continues as you board a short flight bound for Dawson City, Yukon.
Saturday, August 8: Dawson City
Today, enjoy optional excursions on your day of leisure in the Yukon. Enjoy a complimentary Yukon RIver Cruise aboard the SS KLONDIKE.
Sunday, August 9: Whitehorse
Follow the route of Klondike gold stampeders in style to Whitehorse, with a stop in historic Minto. Tonight, a group dinner is included in Whitehorse. (Lunch, Dinner)
Monday, August 10: Skagway
Arrive in Skagway aboard the historic White Pass and Yukon Route train.
Tuesday, August 11: Skagway
This morning, board your cruise ship and bid farewell to your Holland America Journey Manager. You will have the entire day to explore this quaint town or choose an optional excursion. Sail this evening from Skagway.
Wednesday, August 12: Glacier Bay National Park (scenic cruising)
Cruise the ice-studded fjords of this national treasure for a full eight hours as a Park Service Ranger narrates.
Thursday, August 13: Ketchikan
Explore this uniquely Alaskan port, famous for its rich native culture, salmon fishing, and scenic Misty Fjords.
Friday, August 14: Inside Passage (scenic cruising)
Relax and enjoy a full day of scenic Inside Passage cruising and immerse yourself in Holland America Line elegance.
Saturday, August 15: Vancouver, British Columbia
Disembark today in Vancouver and take in all the sights that this great city has to offer on your morning sightseeing tour. Check into your deluxe hotel conveniently located downtown.
Sunday, August 16: Vancouver, British Columbia
Transfer to the airport for the homeward journey from Vancouver.
Itinerary is subject to change at any time without notification and/or compensation.
*Please see your travel agent to reserve your choice of shore excursions.*
Tour Activity Level: 3
This tour includes moderate physical activity. The itinerary blends some longer days with shorter days and more leisure time. Walking tours, as well as walking slightly longer distances, up stairs, or on uneven walking surfaces, should be expected.
Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, and with at least one blank visa page for visa stamp(s). * Canada reserves the right to deny entry to anyone with a felony conviction, including a DUI record. AAA is not responsible if you are denied entry to Canada and no refund will be provided.
Deposit of $600 per person/$1200 per cabin will confirm your reservation. Final payment is due to AAA by April 19, 2020. Solo Travelers Rewards Club maximum voucher redemption: $100
Deposit date to day of departure $25 per person, plus…
From May 19 – June 6, 2020 $600 per person/$1200 per cabin, plus any additional suppliers’ fees
From June 7 – July 4, 2020 50% of gross fare per person, plus any additional suppliers’ fees
From July 5 – 17, 2020 75% of gross fare per person, plus any additional suppliers’ fees
After July 17, 2020 NON-REFUNDABLE
*Airfare is non-refundable after final payment.
For your protection AAA recommends travel insurance. Pre-existing medical conditions may be waived with proper coverage if travel insurance is purchased within 14 days of initial deposit only. Other conditions may apply; ask your travel agent. AAA recommends Allianz.
Air arrangements are handled by the tour operator. Seat assignments cannot be confirmed until the tour operator releases names to the airline(s) 30 days prior to departure. Specific seat requests cannot be guaranteed. Some flight schedules may contain code share agreements.
Alaska is not a frigid land of ice and snow! The interior around Fairbanks is warm during the summer. Pack for a variety of temperatures; layers work best.
Daytime, casual clothes and comfortable walking shoes are fine. For cruising, evenings require casual or semi-formal attire, with two formal nights.
Due to limited facilities, charter airline regulations for flights between Fairbanks and Dawson City restrict passengers to two checked bags with a maximum combined weight of 50 lbs. and one carry-on item under 13 lbs. All fees for exceeding those limits will be the traveler’s responsibility. Soft sided tote bags
no larger than 17”x14”x4” with a zippered enclosure are recommended. Wheeled carry-on cases that are used as carry-on luggage on airlines are too large
and are not suitable as hand-carried luggage on motorcoaches or trains. Baggage fees and other charges may be directly assessed by airlines or the airport.
For personal comfort, group participants who need assistance are required to have a traveling companion who is capable of and totally responsible for providing the needed assistance.
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