18-to-Thirtysomethings: Camping Alaska's Kenai Peninsula (NUCK)
Trip Style: Information Not available
Service Level: Camping
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 13, avg 12.
Meals Included: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Spot whales and wildlife in Seward, Hike or kayak among majestic fjords, Explore the harbour city of Homer, Trek to glaciers and icefields
Gain a new appreciation for North Americas diverse natural landscapes with a short and sweet six-day tour through Alaska that hits all the highlights of the Kenai Peninsula. Opt to venture by kayak among majestic mountains, cruise along the water to spot whales, and hike to glaciers and icefields. Along the way, set up camp in the wilderness to sleep among the stars and you'll soon know why we call it The Great Outdoors.
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- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 9/30/2019
- 6 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Anchorage||Day 1 Anchorage|
Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Homer||Day 2 Anchorage/Homer (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Travel around the coast of the Kenai Peninsula, where glaciers tumble down from the mountains towards the ocean. Keep an eye out for beluga whales playing out at sea while travelling along the Turnagain Arm, or volcanoes across the Cook Inlet. Transport: Private Vehicle (4.00-5.00 hours, 355km)
|Day 3||Homer||Day 3 Homer (1B, 1L, 1D)|
While in Homer, keep a look out for some of the local wildlife including bald eagles, sandhill cranes, moose and shorebirds, to name a few.
|Day 4||Seward||Day 4 Homer/Seward (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Leave Homer in the morning and arrive at the tip of the Kenai Peninsula where the ice age still lingers. Spend the day exploring this site to discover the fjords, their history, science and remote splendor. Included Activities: Kenai Fjords Boat Trip Transport: Private Vehicle (3.00-4.00 hours, 270km)
|Day 5||Seward||Day 5 Seward (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Enjoy a free day to explore Kenai Fjords National Park. Opt to hike to Exit Glacier and Harding Icefield, go kayaking, or wildlife viewing. Included Activities: Kenai Peninsula and Fjords Exploration
|Day 6||Anchorage||Day 6 Seward/Anchorage (1B)|
After breakfast, travel back to Anchorage. Trip ends on arrival to Anchorage. Included Activities: Departure Day (Activities) Transport: Private Vehicle (2.50-3.50 hours, 200km)
Local Flights: N/A
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Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission.
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