Hi Budget, We had a great time with Princess.Noew we flew from England for this trip.
2392 Max PASSENGERS
Length 964.3 ft. Breath 105.6 ft
Total height 203.4 feet
Cruising Speed 21.5 Knots
Maximum Speed 23.4. Knots
16 AUG – 31 AUG 2003
CAPTAIN PHILIP PICKFORD
ALASKA WILDERNESS LANDTOUR and
GRANDEUR OF THE GLACIERS
16th Aug Fly London to Seattle
Over night at WYNDHAM SEA-TEC HOTEL
17th Aug Fly Seattle to Fairbanks
Fly to Fairbanks for overnight stay at the Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge on the Chene River 4 ˝ Hrs flight
18th Aug Fairbanks
Take a city tour, including the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, go gold panning during a tour of the El Dorado Gold Mine and later, take the sternwheeler river cruise ‘ Discovery’ on the Chena River. Stop at Old Chene Village, where native guides will share a glimpse into the history and culture of the Athabascan people. Overnight at Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge.
19th Aug Fairbanks to Denali
Ride the Midnight Sun Express to Denali National Park for a natural history tour. Later, motor coach to Denali State Park . Enjoy the Great Room, hot tubs, restaurant, trails and ranger programme during your overnight stay at the Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge.
20th Aug Denali to Anchorage
Sightsee via motor coach to Talkeetna. Reboard the Midnight Sun Express for Ultra Dome viewing as you travel along scenic Knik Arm and through the Matanuska Valley to Anchorage for your overnight stay, at Captain Cook Hotel overlooking Cook Inlet and the Chugach Mountains.
21th Aug Anchorage to Kenai
Sightsee via motor coach, passing Potter’s March, Beluga Point and Kenai Lake. A stop at Native Heritage Center, 26 acre campus. Overnight at Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge. 2 nights, Hotel situated 300 feet above the Kenai River, bungalows with woodstove and next to Nature trail.
22nd Aug Kenai
Relax at the Lodge on Kenai River, enjoying the hot tubs
execise room, restaurant, lobby fireplace and bungalow-style through the forest and along the buff. Overnight at Kenai rooms with wood burning stoves. The Nature Trail menders Princess Wilderness Lodge.
23rd Aug Kenai to Seward and Embark
Motor coach along scenic Seward Highway to Seaward to meet ship for lunch on board
Showtime starring; Michel Lafleche and Comedian SARGE
Depart 10:00 PM
24th Aug College Fjord (glacier cruising) 6:30 – 9:30 PM
Show ‘Dance’ with Michel LaFleche, Susanne Orrell, Jon
Stewart and Melaine Wood.----Cabaret Show with Comedy
Magaican Jeff Peterson
25th Aug Glacier Bay (glacier cruising) 10:30 – 8:30 PM
Great ice castles float serenely past in the radiant turquoise waters. Show ‘DANCE’ and SARGE
26th Aug Skagway (port of call) 5:30 – 8:15
Show ‘Salute to Broadway and Tribute to the Big Band Era
27th AuG Juneau (port of call) 5:30 – 4:00 LIBBY RIDDLES ‘ ‘HISTORY IN THE MAKING’ First woman champion to win the IDITAROD Sled dog race March 1985
Shows – Greg Bonham
28th Aug Ketchikan (port of call)8:30 – 5:45
Shows – Ventriloquest Dan Horn
And show ‘ TRIBUTE ‘
29th Aug Inside Passage (cruising)
Spend the day cruising past the countless islands that fill the
scenic protected waterway of the Inside Passage.
30thAug Vancouver ARRIVE 7:30 AM – FLY AT 8:45 PM
Transfer to FOUR SEASONS HOTEL + 200 SHOPS
2 HOUR TRIP AROUND VANCOUVER
GRANVILLE ISLAND,GASTOWN, CHINATOWN, STANLEY PARK
Total Distance 1601 Nautical miles on cruise (1 Nautical mule = 1.15 Statute miles = 1.85 Kilometers = 6076 feey
31th Aug Arrive London 2:30 PM