Eielson Excursion Tour

Eielson Excursion Tour

Please Note: The Eielson Excursion Tour will not be offered for the 2020 season.

The Eielson Excursion is a Tundra Wilderness Tour which goes further on the Denali Park Road to the Eielson Visitor Center. This 8-9 hour tour offers wonderful diversity for visitors. Incredible scenery, a narrated history of the park road, time to explore the Eielson Visitor Center in the heart of Denali National Park, and some of the best opportunities to view the park’s wildlife inhabitants await you on this tour.

Wheelchair accessible buses are available, and all stops are wheelchair accessible. 

Tour Overview

June 1 - September 17, 2020  
Distance 66 miles to Eielson Visitor Center
Duration 8-9 Hours


One (1) Eielson Excursion is offered daily had has limited availability. The Eielson Excursion departs the Denali Bus Depot at 6:10 am during the operating season. This tour loads at limited area hotels at the following departure times: 

  • Denali Park Village 5:40 am
  • McKinley Chalet Resort 5:55 am
  • Denali Princess Lodge 6:00 am
  • Denali Bus Depot 6:10 am

NOTE: Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure. 


Adult* $171.25
Child (Ages 0-15) $75.25

*Price does include the $15.00 Park Entry Fee (Adults Only)