Discover the spectacular landscapes, thrilling wildlife habitats, Gold Rush history and expansive national parks of Alaska and the Yukon Territory, on a unique cruising and guided tour experience.
• International Flights with Air Transat based on London Gatwick in economy class
• Includes seat selection on Air Transat
• Internal flight from Whitehorse to Vancouver (1 baggage per person)
• 8 nights' accommodation
• 7 nights' aboard Holland America (Inside Cabin)
• Full board on the cruise
• Day trip to Denali National Park
• Transfers - Seward cruise terminal to Denali Hotel, Whitehorse Hotel to Whitehorse airport.
• Admission to 'Diamond Tooth Gerties' Casino and Gold Digger's Museum, Dawson City
• Transportation by modern van or midsized coach
• Experienced Tour Director
• Standard hotel accommodation
• All National Parks fees while in Alaska
Why not upgrade your flights to Club Class on Air Transat
Treat yourself and upgrade your cruise to an Oceanview or Balcony Stateroom
Day 1 Arrival in Vancouver
After landing, independently transfer to your downtown Vancouver hotel. Enjoy the spectacular scenery of the Pacific Coast city. Overnight in Vancouver.
Day 2 Port of Vancouver/ Cruising Sunshine Coast
Independently transfer to Canada Place where you board. Overnight on board the ms Westerdam.
Day 3 Inside Passage
The ship weighs anchor and sets sail this morning for one of the most beautiful passages in the world. Overnight on board.
Day 4 Port of Ketchikan
Cruise down the coast to arrive in Ketchikan – the ancestral home of the Tlingit tribe. Overnight on board. aOvernight on board the ms Westerdam.
Day 5 Port of Juneau
80km west of Juneau at the mouth of Glacier Bay lies the historic Icy Strait Point. Overnight on board the ms Westerdam.
Day 6 Skagway
Today we continue cruising and arrive at Skagway, an important outpost during the days of the Klondike. Overnight on board the ms Westerdam.
Day 7 Glacier Bay
Today a marvel at a natural show unlike any other. This area of Glacier Bay National Parks boasts more active calving (splitting off) tidewater glaciers than anywhere in the world. Overnight on board the ms Westerdam.
Day 8 Cruising at sea
Take a day at sea to relax and enjoy the amenities of the ship. Overnight on board the ms Westerdam.
Day 9 Port of Seward / Seward to Denali
After disembarking, departing the city along the George Parks Highway, travel northbound towards Denali National Park. Overnight close to Denali National Park.
Day 10 Denali National Park
Enjoy a Denali wildlife tour. Admire the expansive Wonder Lake renowned for its wildlife viewing opportunities. Overnight close to Denali National Park.
Day 11 Denali National Park to Fairbanks
Get back on the George Parks Highway. First stop is Nenana, to visit the Alaska Railroad Museum.Overnight in Fairbanks.
Day 12 Fairbanks to Dawson City
Head south passing innumerable lakes and rivers in this beautiful landscape. Overnight in Dawson City
Day 13 Dawson City
People still dig for gold in this historical town located where the Klondike flows into the Yukon River. Overnight in Dawson City
Day 14 Dempster Highway / Dawson City
We drive up the Dempster Highway – the only connection to the remote town of Inuvik at the Polar Sea. Overnight in Dawson City.
Day 15 Dawson City to Whitehorse
On the Klondike Highway you will repeatedly see the mighty Yukon River. Overnight in Whitehorse
Day 16 Whitehorse to Vancouver - End of the tour
Transfer to Whitehorse Airport for your flight to Vancouver International Airport before your flight home.
Please note: For all optional activities purchased during a Classic 2018 Escorted Holiday, you must pay by Visa or MasterCard credit card only. Cash or other methods of payment cannot be processed by your Tour Director.Want to alter anything?
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July 06, 20
Aug 03,17, 31
Please note prices & availability are subject to change. The Tour price is based on a London Gatwick departure for 2019, call us for other departure airports.