- Overnight in the Gold Rush town of Dawson City, Yukon Territory, and 2 nights in the frontier gem, Eagle
- Top of The World Highway
- Flight over the mountains of the rugged gold rush country to Fairbanks
- Fairbanks – Pioneer Park, University of Alaska Museum
- Denali National Park Wildlife and Natural History Bus Tour
- Towns of Glennallen, Tok, Chicken, Boundary, Dawson City, Eagle, Fairbanks, Healy, Talkeetna, Wasilla, Anchorage
Note: Tour can be combined with the Kenai Explorer Tour for a truly comprehensive Alaska experience.
· · · · · Indicates included flight from Eagle to Fairbanks
Alaska & Yukon Explorer Tour Abbreviated Itinerary
Day 1 Anchorage → Tok: escape Anchorage; Native village Eklutna; beautiful Glenn Hwy through Chugach and Talkeetna mountains; lunch overlooking Matanuska Glacier; Glennallen; Mentasta Pass; Eagle Trail historic exploration; inn overnight Tok on famous Alcan Highway
Day 2 Tok → Dawson City: Taylor Hwy through Fortymile goldfields to Chicken (memorable!); outpost Boundary; Canadian Customs; magnificent Top of the World Hwy; cross Yukon River to Dawson; gold fields tour; Diamond Tooth Gertie’s; Dawson B&B
Day 3 Dawson → Eagle: guided town walking tour; goldfields visit; lunch in Dawson; mid afternoon departure back to the “States”; dinner overlooking Yukon River in frontier outpost Eagle; overnight in historic gold rush cabins overlooking the Yukon
Day 4 Eagle: pancakes in historic “Amundsen cabin”; morning tour (exceptional) of Eagle and old Ft. Egbert; visit Eagle Village (native); optional afternoon hike; evening BBQ and stroll; overnight again in historic log cabins
Day 5 Eagle → Fairbanks: flight over mountains of rugged Fortymile County and Yukon Charley National Preserve to Fairbanks; hotel transfer; visit Pioneer Park -museums, sternwheeler Nenana; Golden Heart Park and downtown visit
Day 6 Fairbanks → Denali: morning visit to University of Alaska museum; old gold mining community Ester; Tanana Hills to native community of Nenana; Railroad Depot and Native Cultural Center; White Moose Lodge in Healy, outside Denali National Park
Day 7 Healy → Talkeetna: 6 hour tour into heart of Denali National Park; optional afternoon hike; explore quaint Talkeetna; optl. flightseeing over Denali; overnight inn
Day 8 Talkeetna → Anchorage: visit Iditarod Sled Dog Race headquarters; Matanuska- Susitna valley; lunch in historic Teeland’s Store, Wasilla; afternoon return Anchorage
2017 Tour Dates & Pricing
|May 22 – May 29||8M1|
|June 4 – June 11||8M2|
|June 18 – June 25||8M3|
|July 8 – July 15||8M4|
|July 31 – Aug 7||8M5|
|Aug 14 – Aug 21||8M6|
|Cost per person: $3885|
|Group Size: Maximum of 8|
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