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Glaciers and Gold Rush Bonanza Holiday

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.

What's included

• International Flights from the UK based on economy class
• 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

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Itinerary

Day 1 Arrival in Vancouver

Arrive at Vancouver International Airport and transfer independently to your 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 Vancouver cruise terminal & board the Holland America Line ship. Overnight on board the ms Noordam.

Day 3 Inside Passage

The ship sets sail for one of the most famously beautiful passages in the world. Overnight on board the ms Noordam.

Day 4 Port of Ketchikan

Today you cruise down the coast to arrive in the town of Ketchikan - the ancestral home of the Tlingit tribe. Overnight on board the ms Noordam

Day 5 Port of Juneau

There are many places to visit in Juneau including Alaska State Museum and its exquisite collection of Russian Orthodox and Gold Rush relics. Overnight on board the ms Noordam.

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

The area of Glacier Bay National Parks boasts more active calving (splitting off) tidewater glaciers than anywhere in the world. Overnight on board the ms Noordam.

Day 8 Cruising at Sea

Take a day at sea to relax and enjoy the amenities of the ship, inquire with the cruise director as to what activities are underway aboard ship. Overnight on board ms Noordam.

Day 9 Port of Seward / Seward to Denali

After breakfast disembark the ship at Denali, departing the city along the George Parks Highway, travel northbound towards Denali National Park. Overnight in Denali.

Day 10 Denali National Park

Without a doubt this expansive parkland is one of the highlights of Alaska. Enjoy a Denali wildlife tour of the most scenic landscapes in North America. Overnight close to Denali National Park.

Day 11 Denali National Park to Fairbanks

Get back on the George Parks Highway, the first stop is Nenana, a visit the Alaska Railroad Museum. The remainder of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Fairbanks.

Day 12 Fairbanks to Dawson City

Head south passing innumerable lakes and rivers in this beautiful landscape. In the afternoon cross the Yukon River by ferry to reach Dawson City. 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, you may wish to try your luck panning for gold yourself. Overnight in Dawson City

Day 14 Dempster Highway / Dawson City

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

You will repeatedly see the mighty Yukon River, stretching over 3200 km making it one of the longest waterways in North America Overnight in Whitehorse.

Day 16 Whitehorse to Vancouver - End of the tour

This morning you are transferred to Whitehorse Airport for your flight to Vancouver International Airport before your flight back home

Please note: Optional activities may be booked on site with Holland America Line on board or with the tour director during your guided tour of Alaska/Yukon.

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Dates

Selected departure dates between June - August

Please note prices and availability are subject to change

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At a glance


15 nights, 16 days

  • International Flights from the UK
  • 15 nights accommodation
  • Seat selection included
  • Holland America Cruise to Alaska
  • Full board on the cruise
  • Day trip to Denali National Park
  • Available from Regional & Irish airports, prices and durations may vary
  • FREE drinks package worth up to $945pp on all Alaska cruises!*
    T&C's apply

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Winner of British Travel Awards 2018 - Gold award for Best Holiday Company to Canada (Large)
Winner of British Travel Awards 2018

Gold award for Best Holiday Company to Canada (Large)


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Holland America Line Offer

FREE drinks package worth up to $945pp on all Alaska cruises!*

Subject to availability. *T&Cs apply.

At a glance


15 nights, 16 days

  • International Flights from the UK
  • 15 nights accommodation
  • Seat selection included
  • Holland America Cruise to Alaska
  • Full board on the cruise
  • Day trip to Denali National Park
  • Available from Regional & Irish airports, prices and durations may vary
  • FREE drinks package worth up to $945pp on all Alaska cruises!*
    T&C's apply

Trusted travel partner


Winner of British Travel Awards 2018 - Gold award for Best Holiday Company to Canada (Large)
Winner of British Travel Awards 2018

Gold award for Best Holiday Company to Canada (Large)


Fully protected - We are members of ATOL, ABTA and IATA
Fully Protected

ATOL, ABTA and IATA logos

We are members of ATOL, ABTA and IATA.

Price Match Guarantee
Price Match Guarantee

If you find the same tour cheaper through another operator, we'll match the price.

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