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Tundra Wilderness Tour

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Denali National Park and Preserve, AK
+1 800-276-7234
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Denali is gorgeous. The tour is on a school bus and it is long but really worth it. We saw many... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
Donna M
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bklyn
Don’t do it!

8 hours on an old bus where you will see nothing, I mean nothing. It was such a waste of a... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2017
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Denali is gorgeous. The tour is on a school bus and it is long but really worth it. We saw many animals and the views were spectacular. Our guide was was informative and entertaining. If you can bring sandwiches with you maybe PBJ. Dress warm...More

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 13 December 2017

8 hours on an old bus where you will see nothing, I mean nothing. It was such a waste of a beautiful day we could have spent hiking!! Everyone on the bus had a cold. We got sick from this tour. Took us 3 weeks...More

1  Thank desertr0se2010
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We were on a Holland America trip and this came as part of our package. Our tour left in mid-afternoon, so we had time to spend in the park in the morning which was very nice. The buses are school buses, you get a snack...More

4  Thank panda618
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Definitely worth the extra time to go deep in to Denali State Park. Saw bears, moose and birds of pray along with tiny squirrels that seem to pose along side the rode. The wilderness is breathtaking and around every turn is another vista of mountains...More

Thank Gregg-Midlo
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We were on a Princess Cruisetour and the tour that came with our package was the standard natural history tour. We upgraded to the Tundra tour and have zero regrets! The tour takes you 60 miles into the park and we saw a total of...More

3  Thank pyro2547
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We had an excellent 7 day Alaska cruise on the Holland America Noordam ! At Seward we were transferred onto the Alaska cruise train operated by Holland America and taken to Anchorage where we overnighted at the Westmark hotel. After a very comfortable stay, we...More

6  Thank Ted K
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Yes, this tour takes 8 hours and travels mostly over gravel roads for 120 miles in a converted school bus. It is simply amazing and takes you deep into Denali. Postcard views at every turn. Northern animals in their natural habitat. And if you are...More

3  Thank FiveGsplus9
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We saw lots of bears on our tour a mom and two cubs walked right beside our bus. I recommend this tour to everyone. The drivers are very accommodating with seeing the wildlife. Also some recommend adding a box lunch but my wife and I...More

1  Thank Mark J
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Our trip was to be 13 hours however due to the season it was cut short and I must say I was most grateful! I was not impressed with the bus at all. As it was a converted school and was extremely cramped. I was...More

2  Thank Clansie
Reviewed 18 September 2017

You know what you are getting into when you sign up for a day long bus tour. It is a day in a bus - but this is in Denali and you can't drive your own car back there. The park is awe inspiring. Beautiful...More

1  Thank 341georger
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tr19543
17 August 2017|
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Response from Nakitraveller | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can certainly take photos from the bus. The windows also go down. The driver was very accomodating when taking photos and stopped often.
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Renee S
3 August 2017|
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Response from VKW123 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't find the snack pack lacking. We shared one and had the other one the next day. If you are a big eater then grab something else but we found it really was more than enough.
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Scarebears
11 June 2017|
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Response from Coach_Jhackett14 | Reviewed this property |
we started our tour at 9:30am...and we got back to our hotel around 6:30. We saw animals throughout the entire trip. The good thing is on your way back it will still be daylight so I hope that you are as lucky as us. I hope... More
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