Cruises to Skagway


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2 DAYS ROCKY MOUNTAINEER
All-Inclusive 2024 Alaska & Canadian Rockies Sale

Celebrity Solstice 14 Sep 2024 14 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Vancouver

Exclusive FREE On Board Spend of up to $400*

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INCLUDED Rail Upgrade to GoldLeaf Service*

Two day journey on board Rocky Mountaineer*

Itinerary: Vancouver, Canada - Icy Strait Point, Alaska - Skagway, Alaska - Juneau, Alaska - Ketchikan, Alaska - Vancouver, Canada
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(full fare £5,199) Inside from £4,299pp

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6NT ROCKY TOUR
Exclusive 2024 Alaska & Canadian Rockies

Koningsdam 13 Sep 2024 15 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Vancouver

Exclusive savings*

INCLUDED Rail Upgrade to GoldLeaf Service*

Six night Rocky Mountaineer tour included*

Drinks, Speciality Dining, Wi-Fi & Shore Excursion Credit Included*

Itinerary: Vancouver, Canada - Juneau, Alaska - Skagway, Alaska - Ketchikan, Alaska - Vancouver, Canada
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(full fare £5,549) Inside from £4,499pp

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15NT LAND TOUR
2025 Iconic Route 66 & Ultimate Alaska Discovery

Zaandam 30 Aug 2025 26 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Vancouver

Exclusive FREE Stateroom Upgrades*

Three night 4★ hotel stay in Vancouver included*

15 Night Route 66 Fully Escorted Land Tour Included*

Drinks, Wi-Fi, Shore Excursion & Speciality Dining Included*

Itinerary: Vancouver, Canada - Inside Passage - Juneau, Alaska - Skagway, Alaska - Glacier Bay - Ketchikan, Alaska - Inside Passage - Vancouver, Canada
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(full fare £6,199) Inside from £4,999pp

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What to see in Skagway

Skagway, Alaska, nestled within the stunning landscapes of the Inside Passage, captivates with its rich gold rush history and scenic beauty. Lined with historic buildings from the 19th century, it serves as a gateway to outdoor adventures and exploration in the rugged wilderness of the Klondike.

Delve into the fascinating history of the Klondike Gold Rush by exploring Skagway's historic district, a charming enclave of 19th-century buildings that evoke the town's storied past. Wander along Broadway Street, where wooden boardwalks and colourful facades transport visitors back in time to the heyday of the gold rush era. Step into the historic Red Onion Saloon, a former brothel turned museum and saloon, where costumed guides regale visitors with tales of Skagway's colourful characters and wild frontier days. Explore the Skagway Museum and Archives, housed in the historic City Hall building, which offers a comprehensive overview of the town's history through exhibits showcasing artefacts, photographs and interactive displays. For a deeper dive into the gold rush era, embark on a guided walking tour of the historic district, where knowledgeable guides bring the town's colourful past to life with stories of gold seekers, con artists and rugged pioneers. Through these immersive experiences, gain a newfound appreciation for the resilience and determination of the men and women who braved the harsh wilderness in search of fortune during the Klondike Gold Rush.

Embark on a scenic journey aboard the historic White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad, a marvel of engineering that traverses rugged mountain terrain and offers breathtaking vistas of the surrounding wilderness. Board the vintage railcars at Skagway's historic depot and settle in for a narrated journey through pristine landscapes of towering peaks, cascading waterfalls and alpine meadows. As the train climbs steep grades and navigates tight curves, marvel at the ingenuity and perseverance of the engineers who built this remarkable railway over a century ago. Keep a lookout for wildlife along the route, including mountain goats, eagles and bears, which inhabit the remote wilderness of the White Pass. At the summit, disembark at the historic town of Bennett, where gold rush stampeders once gathered before embarking on the treacherous journey to the Klondike goldfields. Explore the restored buildings and interpretive exhibits that offer insight into the challenges and triumphs of those who ventured into the Yukon in search of gold. Whether travelling by rail or exploring historical sites along the route, the White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad offers an unforgettable journey through Alaska's rugged wilderness and gold rush history.

Immerse yourself in the pristine beauty of Skagway's natural surroundings through a variety of outdoor adventures and recreational activities. Lace up your hiking boots and explore the scenic trails that wind through the rugged terrain of the surrounding mountains and valleys. From leisurely strolls along the Skagway River to challenging hikes to alpine lakes and mountain summits, there are trails for hikers of all skill levels to enjoy. For a more adrenaline-fueled adventure, embark on a thrilling zipline tour that offers panoramic views of the surrounding wilderness as you soar through the treetops at exhilarating speeds. Alternatively, take to the water and embark on a kayaking or rafting excursion along the pristine waters of the Taiya River or Skagway Harbor, where you can paddle past towering glaciers, rocky cliffs and serene coastal landscapes. Whether hiking, ziplining or kayaking, Skagway's outdoor adventures offer endless opportunities to connect with the natural beauty of the Last Frontier and create unforgettable memories in one of Alaska's most scenic destinations.


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