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6-Day Kenai Explorer Tour
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Tour Highlights:

Kenai Fjords National Park Boat Tour

Overnight on secluded Fox Island
  - Optional sea kayaking and hiking

Exploring the gold rush town of Hope
  - Two nights in creekside Discovery Cabins

Overnight Homer, tour boat across the Kachemak Bay to the charming fishing village of Seldovia

Overnight lodging at a waterfront B&B in Seldovia

Flight with included flightseeing over Kachemak Bay

Optional rainforest hike or aerial tram ride to the top of Mt. Alyeska in Girdwood

 
*  This tour can be coupled with the Alaska/Yukon Explorer Tour for a truly comprehensive Alaskan Experience.

Complete Itinerary PDF File


Tour  Price and 2014 Dates:

Trip Code

Dates

Comments
6K1  June 16 - June 21   Solstice!
6K2  July 8 - July 13  
6K3  July 16 - July 21  
6K4  July 28 - Aug 2  
6K5  Aug 13 - Aug 18  
6K6  Aug 26 - Aug 31  


Cost per person: $2575

Group Size:  Maximum of 8

 


Abbreviated Itinerary:

Day 1 Anchorage-Seward: travel south along edge of Turnagain Arm and Chugach Mountains; arrive Seward and board boat for short trip to Fox Island Wilderness Lodge at the mouth of the Bay; salmon bake lunch; optional afternoon ranger-led hike; beachcombing; overnight cabins; optional guided sea kayaking

Day 2 Seward - Hope: depart Fox Island by boat for trip to spectacular Kenai Fjords National Park; Chiswell Islands Wildlife Refuge and stunning Aialik Bay with three tidewater glaciers; return Seward, visit Alaska Sealife Center; Kenai Mountains to end-of-the-road gold rush town of Hope; overnight creekside log cabins

Day 3 Hope - Homer: Follow Kenai River through Cooper Landing, Soldotna; skirt edge of Cook Inlet with impressive volcanoes lining the other side; visit Alaska Islands & Oceans Center; walk Bishop's Beach; Pratt Musuem; bay view lodging

Day 4 Homer - Seldovia: Travel to the end of the Homer "Spit" to board boat to cross Kachemak Bay to the quaint fishing village Seldovia with tour enroute; afternoon exploration of town, museums, or optional hike; overnight waterfront inn

Day 5 Seldovia - Hope: morning exploration of Seldovia and optional walk on "Otterbahn" trail; late morning return to Homer by air taxi (beautiful views!); overnight in the creekside log cabins in Hope

Day 6 Hope - Anchorage: Museum tour; optional gold panning instruction by local gold miner; stop at Portage Visitor Center, world class ski resort town of Girdwood and northernmost rainforest; return to Anchorage in the afternoon

 

DETAILED ITINERARY

 

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