Uncommon Journeys announces limited availability remaining on its popular Elegant Alaska 14-day adventure showcasing the best of San Francisco, Alaska and British Columbia. The itinerary features a pre-cruise stay in San Francisco including Napa Valley and Sausalito tours, 10-night voyage to Alaska on the Grand Princess of Princess Cruises and a professional tour manager every step of the way.
“Alaska is on everyone’s bucket list and the Elegant Alaska adventure featuring the Grand Princess brings together countless memorable experiences from the moment guests arrive in San Francisco,” shares Uncommon Journeys Chairman Christopher Kyte. “Our tour managers understand the challenges of traveling in 2013 and their service and planning delivers casual-luxury and effortless travel of a bygone era.”
Guests begin the excursion with a three-night stay at the legendary Westin St. Francis Hotel, located in the heart of San Francisco. Welcoming all travelers, a special dinner at the stylish Presidio Social Club will be provided on the grounds of the historic Presidio. Day trips include sightseeing of “America’s favorite city” and a full-day in Napa Valley featuring wine tastings and tours. Before leaving port, an entire day is allotted for guests to roam local attractions including Coit Tower, Fisherman’s Wharf, North Beach, Golden Gate Park and even Alcatraz.
Aboard the Grand Princess of Princess Cruises, travelers can choose from over 13 dining options, 3 pools and a wide range of theatres, lounges, and bars. After two nights of cruising the Pacific coastline, guests will be treated to full day stops in the Alaska ports of Skagway, Ketchikan, Juneau, Alaska as well as Victoria, British Columbia.
Elegant Alaska adventures are Thursday, June 6 through Wednesday, June 19 and Wednesday, September 4 through Tuesday, September 17, 2013. Fares begin at $1,995 per person based on double occupancy. For guests looking to avoid flying, free roundtrip train service is available from any Amtrak station within California and any station in the country for only $199 per person (June dates only).
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