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Kantishna Wilderness Trails

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MIle 231.1 Parks Highway, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
+1 800-230-7275
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Amazing Day Trip

This guided bus trip into Denali NP was almost 13 hours but so worth it. Our bus driver/guide... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richard S
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Williamsburg, Virginia
Denali or Mt McKinley as it’s stubbornly still called by some was incredible

We had the perfect day Melanie was incredibly informative and you could tell she absolutely loves... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Debra P
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Melbourne, Australia
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Visit Denali National Park and travel in comfort through the most scenic road in North America – Alaska's Denali Park Road. We escort you into the heart of Denali on a full-day, round-trip guided adventure through Denali Park and into the Kantishna Historical District.Visitors will be treated to a hot lunch and activities at the Roadhouse. See wildlife, Mt. McKinley and everything that makes Denali National Park a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
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MIle 231.1 Parks Highway, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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+1 800-230-7275
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This guided bus trip into Denali NP was almost 13 hours but so worth it. Our bus driver/guide Krista was wonderful. Full of knowledge, life experiences, and stories. We saw lots of wildlife- bears/cubs, moose, dahl sheep, caribou, and more. Plenty of stops to stretch...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the perfect day Melanie was incredibly informative and you could tell she absolutely loves her job. Going all the way to kantishna was great we saw Caribou, moose and 3 grizzlies mum & two cubs! Just Wow....

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We researched all of the Kantishna Bus Tours and selected this one because of the bus windows and the lunch stop. Those were both great amenities, but the highlight was our tour guide - Melanie. I am not sure if all of this company's employees...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

to see the interior of denali park you either hike in or take a bus like this one. some buses will go only part way down the road. this one goes as far as a bus can go in the park. we were lucky enough...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

13- hour bus ride through the National Park. We checked out of the Salmon Bake and stored our luggage in the McKinley Resort hotel right before getting picked up at 6:40. Francie was our driver and she was awesome. She talked constantly about the area...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour guide was Linda, and she was fantastic - stopped to see any and all wildlife. We were fortunate enough to see grizzlies, moose, caribou, eagles, and many other smaller animals. We also saw the top of Denali - and timing is part of...More

Thank Kathy S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had second thoughts about the lengthy bus ride around the park, however all that was put to rest when we embarked on our adventure. We saw bears, caribou, wolves, caribou, reindeer, sheep, more caribou, moose and yes more caribou. Even though the road was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great tour into Denali Park, and our tour guide "Linda" was very informative and I'd like to give five stars. But the back of the bus was hot and dusty, which is to be expected. But when wildlife was spotted we hardly...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a long day. So if you can not be gone from your cell phone or laptop, then this trip is not for you. If you want to see animals in their natural environments, and Gods beauty in the landscape, then take this trip....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Long day, but the best way to see Denali National park. The guide was more than informative, giving insight as a local from Fairbanks. She explained the history of the park, explained the flora and fauna. The rest stops were well timed and we got...More

Thank Stephen S
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Fred H
December 25, 2016|
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We were on a tour bus. There was no bathroom but stops were scheduled at various locations along the way. No one on the bus seemed to have any problem with stops being too far apart. There were also Park busses. I'm not sure... More
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LJohnson_11
October 16, 2016|
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Response from Darcie C | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I was in the right side and saw everything people in the left saw. On the way there the views are off the left side and on the way back visa versa-!
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Cynthia W
April 13, 2016|
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Response from Beth S | Reviewed this property |
No, you don't stop and get out, but the bus does slow and you can take pictures through the window.
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