Featuring Denali National Park & the Inside Passage. July 12-23, 2022
July 12-23, 2022 PRESTIGE Tour
Featuring Denali National Park & the Inside Passage
Explore Alaska by land and sea! Enjoy a four-night land tour followed by a sevennight southbound cruise with Princess Cruises, the #1 cruise line in Alaska. The Great Land is a place of epic drama, with soaring mountains, giant glaciers, and dazzling wildlife.
Allied's Tour Highlights:
Princess Cruises--The #1 Cruise Line in Alaska
Two nights in Fairbanks
Sternwheeler Riverboat Cruise
Gold Dredge #8
Two nights at Princess Denali Lodge
Denali Park Natural History Tour
Seven-night Southbound Cruise
Glacier Bay Scenic Cruise
Meals as detailed in itinerary
Tour Director: Roxie Mulder (with minimum of 16 passengers)
Fairbanks, AK (2) Princess Hotel TBA
Denali, AK (2) Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge
Cruise (7)--Coral Princess
Departures: Omaha, Lincoln, Grand Island, Norfolk, Columbus, Fremont, NE; Sioux City, Council Bluffs, IA; Luverne, MN & Sioux Falls, SD
Rates to fly from Omaha, Des Moines & other U.S. cities are available upon request.
*Pricing (Per person, double occupancy):
$3,999 Inside Category ID
$4,775 Oceanview Category OF
$4,839 Oceanview Category OC
$5,049 Balcony Category BD
$5,349 Mini Suite Category MD
*Please note, price does not include airfare.
RT Airfare: $929 per person--SPACE LIMITED!
Single & Triple Rates are available upon request. Rates to fly from other US Cities are also available upon request.
Pay by Check Savings: $100
First 10 passengers booked receive a $150 Savings
Second 10 passengers booked receive a $100 Savings
Alaska’s "Golden Heart City" of Fairbanks is a great introduction to the heart of this unique state. Check in to your hotel and get ready for the beginning of your adventure.
Overnight (2) Fairbanks, AK
STERNWHEELER RIVERBOAT CRUISE/ GOLD DREDGE #8
A full day in Fairbanks give you time to get a feel for the unique culture and history of the region. You'll take a cruise on an authentic Sternwheeler Riverboat down the Chena River where we learn about sled dog racing, salmon fishing and various native customs at a recreated Athabaskan Village. Then enjoy the Gold Dredge #8 tour with the chance to pan for your own gold. A hearty miner's lunch is included. Evening at leisure.
DENALI NATIONAL PARK
Travel by motor coach takes you on a scenic journey to the Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge. This afternoon enjoy some free time to relax in your beautiful surroundings or take an optional tour such as a Helicopter Ride, ATV adventure or Denali Music Theater with dinner. (Optional tours at additional cost.)
Overnight (2) Denali, AK.
DENALI NATURAL HISTORY TOUR
Start your morning with a quick stop at Fannie Q's Saloon for a hearty buffet breakfast. Explore Denali National Park on a Natural History Tour, watching for glimpses of Denali as well as Denali's "Big Five"; bears, moose, caribou, wolves, and Dall sheep. For those who wish more time in the park, you can upgrade to a nine-hour Tundra Wilderness Tour for approximately $70 pp. Later today, you may want to simply relax with a glass of wine, visit Grizzly Burger for dinner or grab a slice a Lynx Creek Pizza.
ALASKA PRINCESS RAIL DENALI TO WHITTIER
Enjoy the scenic rail journey through some of the best wilderness in the Great Land on the exclusive Direct-to-the-Wilderness rail service. Sit back and take in all the scenery from your domed rail car. Enjoy a delicious meal on board. (At additional cost). Once in Whittier, you’ll step from the train onto the Sapphire Princess for the beginning of your unforgettable cruise.
HUBBARD GLACIER SCENIC CRUISING
Enjoy the day exploring the ship and enjoying the scenery along the face of Alaska's largest tidewater glacier, Hubbard Glacier. Princess features their "North to Alaska" Program. Taste Alaska's seafood, hear its stories, learn about its culture and meet its fascinating people with this exciting program. And each evening the Sapphire Princess offers great entertainment!
GLACIER BAY SCENIC CRUISING
Cruise the ice-studded fjords of Glacier Bay National Park for a full day as a U.S. Park Service Ranger narrates. It’s a great day to be out and about the ship as you watch and listen for the infamous "white thunder" of the glaciers calving. Plus watch for wildlife such as whale, sea otters and more.
Colorful Skagway is a window into Alaska’s Gold Rush history. From Skagway, fortune seekers could find the shortest route to the Klondike, but it wasn’t the easiest. One option to consider is the White Pass Railroad which takes you to the summit at nearly 3,000 feet.
The state’s capital city offers much to be discovered. Options include excursions to Mendenhall Glacier, salmon fishing or take a biking, hiking, or kayaking tour. (Optional tours are at additional cost.)
Ketchikan is located in a rain forest! Tour options include visits to Misty Fjords National Monument, the Rainforest Wildlife Sanctuary, or a whale-watching cruise. (Wheelchair access limited.)
It’s our last day of scenic cruising and one last day to enjoy the pampering and service of our Princess staff.
Arrival in Vancouver early morning where we disembark for our return flight home. (FYI--A possible overnight in Vancouver may be needed based on available air schedules. Your reservationsist will advise you on details which will be available in Sept. 2021.)
B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
**Please note: The name you give at reservation MUST MATCH your PASSPORT.
YOU WILL NEED TO HAVE YOUR PASSPORT IN HAND WHEN YOU PHONE IN TO MAKE YOUR RESERVATION.**
This tour includes average physical activity. You should be in good health, able to climb stairs and walk reasonable distance. Travel on the train can be difficult for those who cannot do stairs. Please advise your reservationist if you will need special assistance.
Included in the vacation package:
All attractions listed under Tour Highlights
RT Transfers to Omaha Airport
Home pickup in select Allied Departure Cities on Prestige Tours
Luggage handling at hotel (one piece of luggage per person)
Hotel accommodations as listed in itinerary & tax
All admissions and meals per itinerary
All taxes for included items
Not Included are RT Airfare & baggage fees, meals not listed in the itinerary, optional tours, optional travel insurance, room incidentals, soda & alcoholic/bar beverages, items of personal nature, gratuities for shipboard staff, gratuities for tour director or driver on land portion of trip, or staff leading optional tours on at cruise ports, alternate dining rooms on ship, possible fuel surcharges, other items of a personal nature
Deposit: To confirm your reservation, a deposit of $600 per person, is required when making your reservation.
Final payment: Due April 10, 2022. Your final payment date will be listed on your deposit statement. You may remit by personal check, VISA, MasterCard, Discover or American Express.
Cruise Cancellation Policy (Fee is per person)*:
Days prior to departure Cancel Fee
90 days or more No Fee
89-57 Days Deposit Amount
56-29 Days 50% of Cruise Fait + 100% of airfare
28-15 Days 75% of Cruise Fair + 100% of airfare
14 Days or Less No Refund
Travel Insurance We recommend travel insurance to protect your payments from cancellation fees. Your trip investment is worth protecting, and travel insurance is the best way to safeguard against unexpected events that can prevent you from traveling and being assessed significant cancellation, interruption, medical, or other fees. Contact Allied for travel insurance information.
Final Documents Approximately two weeks prior to your departure date, you will receive your final documents. Departure times, a hotel list, detailed tour itinerary, medical form and luggage tags will be included.
DOMESTIC AIR TOURS
A government issued photo I.D. (i.e. drivers license or passport) is required for all tours utilizing air transportation within the United States and selected motor-coach tours. Allied requests a copy of your license to confirm hassle-free flight travel.
Tours entering Canada: A valid U.S. passport book is required to enter Canada by air. This requirement also applies for Alaska cruises as you will disembark in Vancouver, British Columbia. Tours entering Canada by land will require a valid U.S. passport book or passport card. (Passport card is valid for land entry only). Passport book or passport card must not expire within 6 months of your return. Canada may deny entry due to past criminal, misdemeanor, DUI, or other offenses. Requirements are subject to change. Check with your travel agent or Allied reservationist for full details and updates.
Changes in Tour Price Tour prices in this publication are effective as of July 15, 2021 and are subject to fluctuation due to the U.S. dollar exchange rates and energy rates. Our best effort has been made to publish this information as accurately as possible. The right is reserved to change tour rates as deemed necessary by current currency, fuel price fluctuations, taxes, typographical errors, or other reasons, etc. Due to the volatility of airfares and flight schedules, tours utilizing air transportation are subject to change both in price and routing. Submitting your deposit is an acknowledgment of your agreement to these terms.
Changes in Itinerary The events, attractions, restaurants and hotels scheduled in your tour are subject to change. Every effort will be made to preserve the original quality of attractions and hotels when circumstances necessitate a substitution.
Baggage Allowance Portage for one suitcase (per person) is included in the tour price. Due to limited motor coach capacity, your single bag should have dimensions not exceeding 30" x 21" x 11" and weigh no more than 50 lbs. Small carry-on bags are allowed and are your responsibility. Most airlines assess a baggage fee. This fee is not included in the tour price and is paid for at airport check-in.
Single Travelers Single travelers are guaranteed one seat on the motor coach and may be seated next to another traveler if the tour is full.
Inspiration and Faith Due to tour schedules, we are unable to make any special provisions for worship services. Many tour directors share a "Thought for the Day," verses of inspiration, or a short prayer to start the day.
Traveler Conduct & Special Needs Tours are fun, but the enjoyment of the tour is based on everyone being friendly and cooperative. Allied reserves the right to accept or decline any passenger on any tour if Allied Tour determines a passenger would be detrimental to the tour. Once a tour departs, any passenger disruptive to the group may be required to leave the tour. Expenses to return home would be the responsibility of the passenger. No refunds will be issued for unused portions of the tour. Passengers will be required to abide by local mandates to participate in activities, meals, etc.
Please notify us of any special needs at the time of reservation. We will make all reasonable efforts to assist with your travel arrangements. However, it is strongly recommended that a traveling companion come along to help with any special needs of anyone with a disability. Allied Tour Directors have responsibilities for the entire group and cant provide one-on-one care. This includes boarding of motor coaches, airplanes, cruise ships, etc. and traversing hotels, restaurants, attractions, or other personal needs, etc. Contact Allied if you have any questions.
TRAVELER RESPONSIBILITIES, TERMS & CONDITIONS: Allied Tours, Inc. (AT) acts only as agents for suppliers. AT is not responsible for acts or omissions of the suppliers or their failure to provide services or adhere to their own schedules and assumes no liability for injury, damage, loss, accident, delay or irregularity, and can accept no liability for losses or personal injury or property damage, or additional expenses due to delay or changes in bus or other services, sickness, weather, strikes, war, quarantine, pandemic/epidemic, terrorism, or other causes. All such losses or expenses will have to be borne by the passenger. The right is reserved to accept or withdraw any tour if circumstances require. AT reserves the right to make any changes for the benefit of the tour and/or tour members including canceling the tour if necessary. All rates are subject to change and are based on current tariffs available and current exchange rates as of July 15, 2021. AT or property owners are not liable for any loss/damage to vehicles parked at departure locations. All baggage is at owners risk. The purchase of baggage and travel insurance covering cancellation, interruption, medical, baggage, etc., is recommended. The issuance and acceptance of tickets/vouchers or the payment of the required deposit or any partial or full payment for reservations on these trips shall be deemed to be consent to these conditions. No refund or unused portions of the tour can be made unless agreed to prior to the departure of the tour. The usual contract in use by the airlines and other transportation companies when issued, shall constitute the sole contract between the purchaser of the tour and/or the passenger. The services of any ARC and/or IATAN carrier may be used on this program. AT has no special knowledge regarding the financial condition of the suppliers or unsafe conditions or climate at locations to which you may travel. You assume full responsibility for checking and verifying any and all passport, visa, vaccination, or other entry requirements of your destination(s), and all conditions regarding health, safety, security, political stability, and labor or civil unrest at such destination(s). Passengers hereby release AT from all claims arising out of any problem covered in these paragraphs and agree that the courts in Madison Co., NE will be the exclusive jurisdiction for all claims brought by you or AT. Travelers may be photographed for the promotional purposes of AT.
Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.
Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.
|Columbus Hy-Vee|| Columbus Hy-Vee |
3010 - 23rd St * please park SE corner of Lot
|Council Bluffs-Pilot|| Pilot * 2647 South 24th - Council Bluffs |
|En route|| Pickup points en route |
|Grand Island Bosselman|| Bosselman * 3335 West Wood River Road Parking in |
North West Parking Lot
|Grand Island Quality Inn|| Quality Inn-I-80 & Hwy 281 * 308-384-7770 |
|Lincoln Arrow/Allied|| 5250 Superior Street - Lincoln Arrow Bus Barn |
Park behind the north fence & look for bus
|Luverne, MN Amer Ref Chur|| Luverne, MN - Church, 304 N. Fairview 507-283-8600 |
Call Erin Jacobsma week ahead, park in north lot
|Norfolk Allied Office|| Allied Tour Office - 720 East Norfolk Ave. |
|Omaha - Eppley|| Omaha - Eppley Airfield |
4501 Abbott Dr * 402-661-8000
|Sioux City New Victorian|| Sioux City -- New Victorian Inn |
3101 Singing Hills Blvd. (I29, Exit 143 east 2 bl)
|Sioux Falls, S Dakota|| Peace Lutheran Church ELCA |
5509 W. 41st St., I-29 & Exit 77
|Departure Date||Pick-up Time||Drop-off Time|