Alaska & the Yukon Southbound Cruise Tour

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Alaska Radiance RCCL

23rd Anniversary Collection with Koral

You’ll be immersed in the serenity of the Alaskan/Yukon rugged landscape and stunning scenery. Discover glaciers, wildlife, and endless shoreline on the Inside Passage Cruise. Experience more on board Royal Caribbean’s Radiance of the Sea on a seven-night cruise to Vancouver with port stops in Fairbanks and Anchorage, Alaska. Start or end the tour (depending on your choice) with a 12-night coach tour through northern B.C. and the Yukon Territory, stopping in the frontier town of Dawson City. Enjoy a traditional salmon bake, pan for gold, and visit the Watson Lake Signpost Forest. A unique experience!

calendar icon 20 Days    location icon 2 Countries     meal icon 11+ Meals



City Tour

Day 1 - Regina, SK to Edmonton, AB

Depart Regina, travel north via Saskatoon meeting travelling companions enroute, and fly-in guests in Edmonton for the first night.

World famous Alaska highway sign.

Day 2 - Edmonton to Fort St. John, BC

Dawson Creek is where ‘Mile 0’ of the Alaskan Highway begins and this is one of your stops today.

Fort St John sign.

Day 3 - Fort St. John to Fort Nelson

As you leave Fort St. John, you really feel you have started your great northern adventure! You will make a stop at the Fort Nelson Heritage Museum & Visitor Centre.

Sign post forest.

Day 4 - Fort Nelson to Watson Lake, YK

Get used to the beautiful scenery, you will be seeing a lot more of it over the next few days. Your day finishes with a stop at the Signpost Forest. You are most welcome to bring along your own sign, your tour director will have everything you need to put it up!


Day 5 - Watson Lake to Whitehorse

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

River valley

Day 6 - Whitehorse to Skagway, AK and Return

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

Multi-colored buildings on a street.

Day 7 - Whitehorse to Dawson City

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.

Drawing of Dawson City settlers.

Day 8 - Dawson City

This morning, explore the Dawson City Museum, the perfect place to begin your exploration of Dawson City. Later you will experience an amazing historic tour of Dawson City area to help you see the way it was here 100 years ago. A visit to the Midnight Dome is planned for tonight.

Snow sled.

Day 9 - Dawson City to Fairbanks, AK

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

Old general store.

Day 10 - Fairbanks

An exciting day starts with a City Tour of Fairbanks. In the afternoon, board The Riverboat Discovery. Your lunch will be included today and to top it off, a fantastic Salmon Bake Dinner. After dinner, enjoy the Golden Heart Revue show.

Lake with mountain in the background.

Day 11 - Fairbanks to Anchorage

See incredible Mt McKinley on your way past Denali National Park. The next two nights will be spent in Anchorage for more fun and adventure.

Alaska on map.

Day 12 - Anchorage

The day will start with a City Tour and an interesting stop at the Alaska Wildberry Factory to see the World’s Largest... well maybe it should be kept a surprise ‘till you get there!

Cruise ship

Day 13 - Embarkation Day

This afternoon you transfer to Seward to board the Royal Caribbean’s ‘Radiance of the Seas', your home for the next 7 nights.


Day 14 - Cruising Hubbard Glacier

While most glaciers tend to thin and retreat, Hubbard Glacier continues to thicken and actively advance toward the Gulf of Alaska. Sailing into Disenchantment Bay near the glacier’s 400-foot-tall face, you will get panoramic views of its gigantic expanse, Hubbard is a monstrous 76 miles long and 1,200 feet deep.

glacier into ocean

Day 15 - Juneau

You cannot get to Juneau easily without a sprint by air or by sea. But once you arrive, you will find majestic views and rich culture on every corner. With its snowcapped mountains, misty rainforests, massive glaciers andbounty of wildlife, Alaska’s remote state capital is the perfect place to dive into nature.


Day 16 - Skagway

The tiny town of Skagway still looks like it did during the Klondike Gold Rush over 100 years ago - and today it remains an outpost for thrilling Alaskan adventure.


Day 17 - Icy Strait Point

Icy Strait Point is one tiny port that is big on Alaskan wilderness and Native culture. Opened a decade ago by the Huna Tlingit Native Alaskans, it is easily one of the best spots in the region for fishing and whale watching.

houses on a dock

Day 18 - Ketchikan

Ketchikan sits at the southern end of Alaska’s Inside Passage - a gateway to the wild landscapes and seascapes of Misty Fjords National Monument. The canned salmon capital of the world, it is a hub for fishing and outdoor sports. It is also home to three tribes of Northwest Coast Indians, making it a wonderful place to get a taste for the local culture.

glacier bay

Day 19 - Inside Passage Cruising

Your ship offers the perfect platform for viewing British Columbia’s Inside Passage. This archipelago spans 25,000 miles from Seattle to Prince Rupert near the Alaskan border.

city view from airplane

Day 20 - Depart Vancouver

Disembark and transfer to the airport.

Dates & Prices

Dates & Prices
Date and Price Content
June 11, 2023 - June 30, 2023
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Double Occupancy

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Single Occupancy

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All prices are in CAD.

All prices are per person and include all taxes, fees and port charges. 

Not included in price:

  • Airfare
  • Fuel surcharges are subject to change
  • Gratuities for Tour Director and Driver
  • Meals and activities not specified in the itinerary
  • Any personal expenses
  • Travel Insurance
  • Pre or post tour arrangements

Pick up locations:

Regina, Moose Jaw, Saskatoon, North Battleford, Lloydminister & Edmonton. Other pick up locations may be available upon request.

Departure details:

Your flight can depart Vancouver anytime after 1 pm.

Tour Highlights

Tour Highlights

7-Nights Aboard Royal Caribbean's Radiance of the Seas

Time to relax and enjoy a different way of traveling

White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad

Also known as “The Scenic Railway of the World”. Take a journey to see the splendid panorama of mountains, glaciers and gorges; waterfalls, tunnels and trestles. Sit back, relax and enjoy the views and historic commentary.

Riverboard Discovery including lunch

Sit back and be taken into the heart of Alaska and learn about a family who has made the rivers of Alaska their way of life for five generations.

Salmon Bake Dinner

Take in an authentic Alaskan dining experience in a truly unique environment.

Watson Lake Signpost Forest

Travelers from around the world have been bringing signs from their hometowns to the Sign Post Forest since 1942. Don’t forget yours!

Gold Panning

Try your luck in panning for gold

Diamond Tooth Gerties

Canada’s First Casino. Since 1971 Diamond Tooth Gerties has been wowing visitors with it’s unique Klondike period style, can-can entertainment and friendly charm.

The Midnight Dome

This incredible vantage point has panoramic views of the region. Marvel in the beauty of the Yukon River and Klondike Valleys.

Fort Nelson Museum

 With a “transportation” theme, the collections now consist of more than just antique cars and trucks.

City Tours

Explore the cities of Dawson City, Fairbanks and Anchorage with local guides.