Additional Information for Alaska Discovery Land & Cruise Tour
**Available on a first come first served basis as space is available at time of names in. Valid on land/air inclusive bookings only
Port taxes and fees starting from $595 USD, quoted at time of printing, per person are not included in the land only tour cost. Single cabins, if confirmed, are higher.
Single accommodations are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis.
Some attractions may not be available during the off-season months and is reflected in the price of your tour.
Order of ports may be changed by the cruise line.
Triple accommodations are limited and will be confirmed upon request and availability from the cruise line.
To complete your tour, we include roundtrip airport-to-hotel transfers when purchasing our airfare with your tour. If you have arranged for your own air, we are pleased to provide you the option of purchasing these transfers. Please note that all transfers will leave at pre-scheduled times.
Cruise ships have a limited quantity of cabins available in each cabin category. We will make every effort to accommodate your cabin category preference at the time of booking. If the cabin category preferred is not available at the time of booking, the next closest category available will be offered and a surcharge may apply.
Onboard gratuities are not included in the price of your tour. For your convenience, Princess Cruise Lines automatically applies a 13.50 USD per guest per day service charge to your shipboard account. All of the service personnel on board receive gratuities from this service charge and there is no need for you to think about additional tipping. Separately, a 15% gratuity is added for bar drinks and spa services.
*The Tundra Wilderness tour is a fully narrated 7-9 hour tour, including frequent rest stops. The tour includes a box snack lunch. We suggest that you bring along supplemental food and/or snacks as there are no provisions available for purchase once inside the park.
**On some departures, due to train schedules and availability, the luxury domed rail will be included on day 5 between Talkeetna and Anchorage. When this occurs, the transfer to Mt. McKinley Lodge on day 4 will be via motorcoach.
***Accommodations in Fairbanks will be assigned prior to departure.
This tour requires average physical activity. You should be in good health, able to climb stairs and walk reasonable distances, possibly over uneven grounds and cobblestone streets.
Prior to full payment for the program, the cruise line reserves the right to impose a supplemental fuel charge. Should this occur, you will be notified of the additional charges.
The following categories will be utilized when confirming cabin assignments: Balcony Cat BD; Outside Cat OC; Inside Cat ID.
Please be advised many airlines do not provide advance seat assignments until check-in at the airport. Advance seating will be subject to the airline's terms and conditions.
This cruise has ports of call in Canada, therefore a passport is required.
Economy air rate and schedule are applicable for groups of 10 or more traveling on the same flights and dates.
A deposit of $750 per person is due upon reservation. A second deposit of $1,250 per person is due by November 15, 2017. If you purchase our Travel Protection Plan, the deposit is only $500 per person plus the cost of the Insurance. Reservations are made on a first come, first served basis. Reservations made after the deposit due date of November 15, 2017are based upon availability. Final payment due by January 08, 2018. Deposits are refundable up until November 22, 2017.
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City Tour of Vancouver-5/19/2018 $40 USD
Prepare for an unforgettable journey to see the most popular and fascinating highlights of Vancouver, British Columbia. Experience the splendor of the city with a comprehensive tour that begins in Stanley Park. See the park’s famous totem poles; each has its own unique story bound to the land on which it stands. Behold Prospect Point – the tallest point in Stanley Park that affords you incredible views of the Lions Gate Bridge and North Shore Mountains. Pass through Chinatown, one of the largest in North America, and also pass through the famous waterfront area of Gastown. A combination of history and scenery makes this a very enjoyable tour. Duration: Approximately 2 hours. Please note a minimum of 15 passengers is required. Transportation is included.
Misty Fjords Flightseeing-5/17/2018 $269 USD
Experience the magnificent beauty of Misty Fjord National Monument, a 2.3 million acre park covered by glaciers ages ago. Your pilot will narrate as you soar over majestic fjords, cascading waterfalls, and jewel-like lakes to discover some of Alaska’s most spectacular scenery. Sheer walls of granite rise over 3,000 feet comprising a truly awe-inspiring sight. Get a different perspective when you land on a wilderness lake to experience the tranquility of the Alaskan wilderness in a truly remote setting. Just don’t forget your camera for this amazing experience! Duration: Approximately 2 hours. Please note a minimum of 1 passengers is required. Transportation is included.
Skagway Tour and Summit Overlook-5/15/2018 $60 USD
This is the ideal tour for the traveler seeking a short but in depth look at Skagway’s natural and historical wonders. This tour showcases the best of everything that has made Skagway famous and parallels much of the train route to the White Pass Summit and beyond. Historical highlights include Brackett’s Toll Road, Dead Horse Gulch and spectacular views of the White Pass Rail. Also included is a visit to the Gold Rush Cemetery where the legendary Soapy Smith was laid to rest. There will be plenty of photo opportunities so be sure to bring along your camera. Duration: Approximately 2.5 hours. Please note a minimum of 2 passengers is required. Transportation is included.
Dog Sled and Helicopter Flight-5/16/2018 $599 USD
Experience Alaska’s most famous mode of travel during this “once in a lifetime” excursion operated by qualified Iditarod Mushers. Your very special adventure begins as you board your helicopter. The helicopter flight is only one part of this legendary experience, which includes flying over the Juneau Icefield to the dog camp, the kennel tour and the dogsled ride. When you take off, glaciers are seemingly within arm’s reach. Glacier-carved mountains will unfold in front of your eyes as you embark on your flight to the camp. When you arrive at your destination, you will share this adventure with 80 Alaskan Huskies and hear unique personal accounts of the Iditarod, back country experiences and have the opportunity to ask questions. You’ll have ample photo opportunities and can dress up in original Iditarod Trail gear and finishing bibs. In order to secure this option it should be purchased 45 days in advance. There will be limited availability on board. Depending on snow conditions this option may stop operating the third week in August. WHILE IN JUNEAU, ONLY ONE OPTION MAY BE SELECTED. Duration: Approximately 3 hours. Please note a minimum of 2 passengers is required. Transportation is included.
Helicopter and Glacier Walk-5/16/2018 $379 USD
Nothing compares to the total exhilaration of soaring above some of the most incredible scenery the world offers. Step aboard a helicopter for the adventure of a lifetime as you fly over Mendenhall Glacier, Juneau’s Ice Field and breathtaking mountains. Then, your helicopter will land on a glacier and your pilot will guide you on an interpretive walk on its surface! Glacier boots are provided. Book early to ensure confirmation of this truly memorable experience. Please Note: There is a short walk from the ship to this option. This option must be purchased prior to the final payment of your tour and is nonrefundable. Collette’s waiver does not cover cancellation fees after purchase. In order to secure this option it should be purchased 45 days in advance. There will be limited availability on board. WHILE IN JUNEAU, ONLY ONE OPTION MAY BE SELECTED. Duration: Approximately 2.5 hours. Please note a minimum of 2 passengers is required. Transportation is included.
Jet Boat Whale Watching -5/16/2018 $150 USD
Climb aboard your Jet Boat – a marine mammal-friendly mode of transportation – and set sail for an incredible experience! Discover the Alaskan wildlife during an expedition that takes you up close to the whales, porpoises, sea lions, seals, eagles and other wildlife abundant in this area. Marvel at the sounds of nature and the sea – your tranquil soundtrack while a local expert narrates. WHILE IN JUNEAU, ONLY ONE OPTION MAY BE SELECTED. Duration: Approximately 3 hours. Please note a minimum of 2 passengers is required. Transportation is included.
Join Travel Loyalty by Collette (TLC) through a simple online process after booking a trip. Once you depart, receive a $150 credit per person towards your next trip! It’s our way of rewarding our loyal travelers.† Learn more at www.gocollette.com/guided-travel#loyalty_program
You Are Protected
Travel the world, worry-free with Collette’s Travel Protection Plan. If you need to cancel for any reason right up until the day prior to departure, you’ll get a full refund (less the cost of the plan). Plus, you are covered on tour. If you have to stop your trip or return home early, need medical assistance or evacuation, suffer a baggage loss or delay, or are delayed on tour for 12 hours or more, you're covered. It’s the kind of peace of mind you cannot put a price tag on. Learn more at www.gocollette.com/guided-travel#no_worries_waiver
The Collette Gateway
After you make your reservation, we will email you an invitation to the Collette Gateway. This online hub allows you to track your travel experience. On your personal profile page, tell us where you’ve been; enjoy a countdown to your tour, see information about the destinations you’ll visit, connect with fellow travelers, check out popular travel tips and sign up for Travel Loyalty by Collette (TLC). The Gateway makes your travel experience easy and fun. Learn more at gateway.gocollette.com
† Full credit is valid for travel within 12 months of the original trip. $100 of the credit remains valid for travel within 13-24 months and the entire credit expires after 24 months.