At Last, We’re Here: Scenic Hikes and Breathtaking Views in Alaska with Mtrek

Trip Region: United States
Country(ies): Alaska
Partners Trek? Yes
Cost: $1988
Airfare Estimate: $700
Structure:   •   Lodging:   •   Nightlife: 2   •   Activity: 5

Trek Description:

Ah, Alaska. Our journey through this majestic land promises to be nothing short of extraordinary. From the vibrant streets of Anchorage to the towering peaks of Denali, each moment will unfold like a symphony of adventure and awe. We’ll hike through mountains, cruise along ancient glaciers, and maybe even witness the dance of the Northern Lights under starry skies. Indulging in delectable seafood at Glacier Brewhouse, savoring the tranquility of Talkeetna, and embracing the spirit of exploration in Denali, every experience will surely leave an indelible mark on our hearts. By the time you head for home, you’ll remember Alaska not just for its ruggedness, but also for its simple and natural beauty. Join us now!

Day 1 — Saturday, Aug 19

Sai Praneeth Reddy

Hometown: Nellore, India
Undergrad: Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IITM)
Pre-MBA life: Software Engineer
Post-MBA plans: Tech/Finanace

Why should you join my trek?
Kick off your MBA journey with friendships that will last a lifetime! What better way to bond than through scenic hikes, unique encounters with wildlife and marine life, hunts for the Aurora Borealis, and late-night conversations with your roommates? Join us for an unforgettable adventure in Alaska, where the connections you make are as profound as the wilderness around you!

Shweta Tiwari

Hometown: Delhi, India
Undergrad: Miranda House, Delhi University
Pre-MBA life: Marketing—> Advisor to Member of Parliament(yep, the ride was as wild as it sounds)
Post-MBA plans: Hit me up in the next 8 months to know the answer to that one!

Why should you join my trek?
Hey there, future MBA1s are you ready to swap your usual chill spot for something wildly breathtaking? If you think my hammock vibe check was peak mood, just hold that thought…Imagine a place so magical, you’ll think you’ve stepped right into a fairy tale. That’s Slovenia for you, and here’s why you absolutely need to join our trek:

🌄 Adventure Galore: Strap on those hiking boots! We’re going to conquer the emerald valleys of the Soča Valley, dive behind the mystic Peričnik Waterfall, and maybe even zip line across the biggest zipline in Europe. Whether it’s white water rafting where Narnia was filmed or chilling in a treehouse at Lake Bled, adventure is literally hanging in every corner! 🚴‍♂️🧗‍♀️

🏰 Cultural Riches: Stroll through the enchanting streets of Ljubljana and explore medieval Piran which offers breathtaking views of the Adriatic Sea! Each corner of Slovenia tells a story, and we’ll be listening! 📖🏞️

🍷 Sip and Savor: What’s an MBA trek without some indulgence? We’ll sample local wines straight from the vineyards of Maribor and Vipava Valley, not to mention feasting on the best of Slovenian cuisine. Get ready for flavors that will make your taste buds dance! 🍇🥂

Need some more convincing? Picture this: You, chilling in a Slovenian hot spring, perhaps beside the mystical Lake Bohinj, after a day filled with laughter, exploration, and stories. We’re making memories that will outlast any textbook case study.