Tuesday, May 14, 2019 Sunrise: 4:31 a.m. Sunset: 11:05 p.m.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 Sunrise: 4:28 a.m. Sunset: 11:09 p.m.
Gold Dredge 8 & Sternwheeler Riverboat Cruise Enjoy a morning tour with a close up view of the TransAlaska pipeline and a presentation about the history and operation. Then hop aboard the hand-built replica of the narrow gauge Tanana Valley Railroad, which delivered supplies to gold camps in the early 1900s. The conductor will regale you with stories and songs from days of yore along the way. You will then tour Gold Dredge 8, a National Historical Monument. After your tour, you have a chance to pan for gold yourself. You will find gold – we guarantee it! After panning, visit the gift shop and enjoy complimentary coffee and fresh homemade cookies prior to reboarding the train for your return trip.
|Thursday, May 16, 2019 Sunrise in Fairbanks: 4:24 a.m. Sunset in Denali: 10:52 p.m.
COACH: FAIRBANKS HOTEL TO DENALI – Motorcoach: Fairbanks to Denali Travel time is approximately 3 hours (121 miles).
DENALI PRINCESS WILDERNESS LODGE – Mile 238.9 Parks Highway Denali National Park, AK 99755 Phone: (907) 683-2282 Check-in time is 4:00pm and check-out is 11:00am.
AFTERNOON AT LEISURE – Use this time to enhance your Alaska experience with an optional land excursion. Stop by the Tour Desk for more information, or reserve an excursion in advance by visiting the Cruise Personalizer on princess.com.
|Friday, May 17, 2019 Sunrise: 4:39 a.m. Sunset: 10:55 p.m.
DENALI PARK TOUR OPTIONS
Your cruisetour currently includes the park tour listed below; however, Princess offers you the flexibility to choose your preferred experience from three unique tour options. To learn more about your Denali National Park tour and other park tour options, please call your travel agent or Princess at 1-800-774-6237 no later than 21 days prior to travel.
NATURAL HISTORY TOUR
Start the morning early with a hearty breakfast . Then between 7 and 8:30, board the Morning Natural History Tour where you can glimpse the epic sweep of Denali National Park on this guided tour that travels 30 miles to the Teklanika River. Hear about the history and culture that surrounds you at a Living History presentation while visiting Savage Cabin. Find out about the local native culture and their stories at Primrose Ridge. The tour is approximately 5 hours in duration and includes bottled water. Due to Park Service regulations, school buses are used. The buses do not have restrooms; however, rest stops are made approximately every 90 minutes. Please check your Welcome Envelope upon arrival for your exact departure time and tour number. Tour times are subject to change without previous notice. The tour departs between 7-8:30 am.
AFTERNOON AT LEISURE
Afternoon at leisure Use this time to enhance your Alaska experience with an optional land excursion. Stop by the Tour Desk for more information, or reserve an excursion in advance by visiting the Cruise Personalizer on princess.com.
|Saturday, May 18, 2019 Sunrise in Denali: 4:36 a.m. Sunset in Anchorage: 10:48 p.m.
TRANSFER: LODGE TO RAIL DEPOT
Direct to the Wilderness Rail: Denali National Park to Whittier Your travel time to Whittier (Anchorage) is approximately 9 1/4 hours (295 miles) with the train scheduled to depart Denali National Park at 8:15 a.m. and arrive in Whittier at 5:30 p.m. Please have your cruise documents and passport in your possession and ready for your arrival in Whittier. Also, please note that luggage storage on the train is limited to the area immediately beneath your feet. Breakfast and lunch are available for purchase while on the train. Smoking is prohibited in the train cars and the outdoor viewing platforms. Board the Royal Princess for our one week cruise. ROYAL PRINCESS DEPARTS: 8:30 p.m.
|Sunday, May 19, 2019 Sunrise: 4:32 a.m. Sunset: 9:58 p.m.
Hubbard Glacier (scenic Cruising), Alaska, United States
Day One of School4Santas
|Monday, May 20, 2019 Sunrise: 4:30 a.m. Sunset: 9:40 p.m.
Glacier Bay National Park (scenic Cruising), Alaska, U.S.
Day Two of School4Santas
|Tue, May 21, 2019 Sunrise: 4:14 a.m. Sunset: 9:42 p.m.
Skagway, Alaska, United States
|Wed, 05/22/19 Sunrise: 4:17 a.m. Sunset: 9:32 p.m.
Juneau, Alaska, United States
|Thu, 05/23/19 Sunrise: 4:24 a.m. Sunset: 9:03 p.m.
Ketchikan, Alaska, United States
|Fri, 05/24/19 Sunrise: 5:30 a.m. Sunset: 9:17p.m.
At Sea: Day Three of School4Santas and Graduation
|Saturday, 05/25/19 Sunrise: 5:17 am
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Docking: 7:30 – 8:00 a.m.
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