A Taste of Alaska - Saskatchewan to Anchorage
Experience a taste and tour of Alaska and the Yukon. Board the Riverboat Discovery, featuring a bush pilot demonstration. Visit the home and kennels of the late four-time Iditarod champion, Susan Butcher. Relive history and pan for gold. Attend a one-of-a-kind Klondike period style show at Diamond Tooth Gerties. Bring your own hometown sign to hang at Watson Lake’s Signpost Forest. Amazingly, there are over 80,000 signs from around the world including street signs, welcome signs, signatures on dinner plates and license plates. There’s adventure and sightseeing around every corner.
13 Days 2 Countries 11 Meals
Day 1 – Home City to Edmonton, AB
Travel across the prairies to Edmonton for your first night.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
Day 13 – Anchorage to Home City
Bid farewell to Alaska and transfer to the airport for your flight home.
All prices are per person, land only and include all taxes and fees.
Not included in price:
- Airline baggage fees for additional or over-sized luggage
- Airline fuel surcharges if there is a change in fuel prices
- Gratuities for Tour Director and Driver
- Meals and activities not specified in the itinerary
- Any personal expenses
- Travel Insurance
- Pre or post tour arrangements
Passengers not needing a room in Edmonton:
June 12 - June 23, 2023 (12 days)
Double: Deduct $52.50pp
Triple: Deduct $35.00pp
Inside: Deduct $105pp