Alaska and The Yukon Cruise Tour

  • June 20 - July 9, 2018 (SOLD OUT)
  • June 25 - July 14, 2018 (SOLD OUT)
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Highlights

Seven nights aboard the Norwegian Jewel
Glacier Discovery & Inside Passage Cruise
White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad
Golden Heart Revue
Riverboat Discovery including lunch
Salmon Bake Dinner
Watson Lake Signpost Forest
Gold Panning
Diamond Tooth Gerties
The "Midnight Dome"
Fort Nelson Museum
City Tours
WestWorld Picnics

 

Itinerary

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Day 1 Arrive Vancouver

Day 1

Arrive Vancouver

Fly from your home cities to Vancouver. Your transfer to the cruise ship is included.

Day 2 Cruise Inside Passage

Day 2

Cruise Inside Passage

This is one of the most famously beautiful passages in the entire world.  Get ready for amazing views and wildlife like nowhere else as you sail through the islands of Alaska's Inside Passage.

Day 3 Ketchikan

Day 3

Ketchikan

7:00 am - 4:00 pm.  Its Tlingit Indian name, Kach Khanna, means "spread wings of the eagle." Chances are you'll see one of these magnificent birds perched atop a Sitka tree. Thanks to its abundant rainfall, Ketchikan is surrounded by some of the world's most lush wilderness.

Day 4 Juneau

Day 4

Juneau

11:00 am to 9:00 pm. Juneau has been called “Alaska's peak experience,” certainly due in part to its unparalleled glacier viewing from such places as Tracy Arm Fjord, the Juneau Icefields and Glacier Bay National Park.
 

Day 5 Skagway

Day 5

Skagway

8:00 am to 8:00 pm. In a single year from 1896 to 1897, this remote town along the Inside Passage grew from a few tents to a city of 20,000 gold seekers. Today, travellers come in search of other riches - to experience yesteryear along Skagway's charming boardwalk lined with buildings that replicate those Gold Rush days.

Day 6 Cruise Glacier Bay

Day 6

Cruise Glacier Bay

Sail to Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, a United Nations World Heritage Site. Comprised of 3.3 million acres of natural wonders, it is home to magnificent glaciers, snow-capped mountains and abundant birds and wildlife.

Day 7 Cruise Hubbard Glacier

Day 7

Cruise Hubbard Glacier

Get up close and personal with the gigantic Hubbard Glacier, North America's largest tidewater glacier. It's 1350 square miles of blue ice and one of the most active in Alaska.

Day 8 Anchorage

Day 8

Anchorage

Depart the cruise ship in Seward and make our way to Anchorage for the night.

Day 9 Anchorage

Day 9

Anchorage

We will have a city tour today and then more time to explore on your own.

Day 10 Anchorage to Fairbanks, AK

Day 10

Anchorage to Fairbanks, AK

After a special stop to visit the North Pole and “Santa Claus House”, our day will finish in Fairbanks for a two-night stay.

Day 11 Fairbanks

Day 11

Fairbanks

An exciting day starts with a city tour of Fairbanks. Board the Riverboat Discovery. You will see a bush plane taking off from a “bush” style runway, visit the home and kennels of the late four-time Iditarod winner Susan Butcher, and gain insight into the ancient Athabascan Indian culture. Alaskan Native guides who have worked and lived in Alaska will take you on a personalized tour of the Chena Indian Village. Your lunch will be included today and to top off the day, a fantastic Salmon Bake Dinner, followed by the Golden Heart Revue show.

Day 12 Fairbanks to Dawson City, YT

Day 12

Fairbanks to Dawson City, YT

Dawson City is a true Gold Rush town still boasting gravel roads and wooden sidewalks and history galore. Tonight, you will visit Diamond Tooth Gerties.

Day 13 Dawson City

Day 13

Dawson City

You will experience the Gold Rush yourself with a chance to pan for gold. We will have a local guide for an amazing historic tour of Dawson City area to help us see the way it was here 100 years ago.  A visit to the “Midnight Dome” is planned for tonight.

Day 14 Dawson City to Whitehorse

Day 14

Dawson City to Whitehorse

On our way into Whitehorse you will be treated to the beautiful scenery of Miles Canyon.

Day 15 Whitehorse to Skagway, Alaska and return

Day 15

Whitehorse to Skagway, Alaska and return

We will see yet another side of the amazing Alaska Gold Rush history from a sea perspective. This little port town was the gateway for the gold seekers, many of whom never returned, and we get there via the beautiful and historic White Pass and Yukon Railroad.

Day 16 Whitehorse to Watson Lake, BC

Day 16

Whitehorse to Watson Lake, BC

Our day finishes with a stop at the Sign Post Forest. You are welcome to bring along your own sign, your tour director will have everything you need to put it up!

Day 17 Watson Lake to Fort Nelson

Day 17

Watson Lake to Fort Nelson

As we continue to head homeward, today we will stop for a picnic lunch.

Day 18 Fort Nelson to Fort St. John

Day 18

Fort Nelson to Fort St. John

We will make a stop at the Fort Nelson Museum. As we leave Fort Nelson we start to leave the Northern adventure behind. 

Day 19 Fort St. John to Edmonton

Day 19

Fort St. John to Edmonton

Dawson Creek is where “Mile 0” of the Alaskan Highway begins and this is one of our stops today.

Day 20 Edmonton to Home Cities

Day 20

Edmonton to Home Cities

Today we return home to Saskatchewan.  The prairie landscape is always inviting.