Alaska, Northern Canada and Canadian Rockies Tour Highlights

Alaskan Escorted Motorhome Tour 37 days Ex Vancouver

Icefields Parkway Canada Rockies TourBanff Town Canada Rockies TourAthabasca Falls Canada Rockies Tour

 INSIDE PASSAGE DAY CRUISE

Our inside passage day cruise from Haines Alaska to Juneau (The Capital of Alaska) is on the purpose built caterman At Juneau we have an included town tour and visit to the Mendenhall Glacier

TOP OF THE WORLD & KLONDIKE HIGHWAYS

From Anchorage we travel through to Chicken Alaska and join the Top of the World Highway through to Dawson City. Much of this area is remote wilderness with spectacular scenery. From Dawson city travel though to Whitehorse is on the Klondike Highway a route well used by miners seeking gold.

DAWSON CITY

At Dawson City a group visit to Diamond Tooth Gertie’s Gambling Hall will be arranged. This relic of the gold rush days features regular nightly can-can shows and serves great food.  Gertie’s is run by KVA a local not for profit organisation.   Access across the river to the start of the highway is by vehicle ferry. No bridges in this remote area.

CHICKEN

Chicken is a popular stop on the Taylor Highway. That may have something to do with the fact it is one of the few places you can buy fuel on this road. We have an included town tour which includes “ Trisha’s School House’ as featured in the book by Ann Purdy. Later you can spend some time at the Chicken Creek Saloon the best bar in town, in fact the only bar in town.

FAIRBANKS

Alaska’s 2nd largest city has a diverse range of shops and galleries selling native art, pottery and jewellery. For many a visit to North Pole and Santa’s village will be at the top of the list during our three night stay. Your tour leaders will organise an included  group three hour trip on the Riverboat Discovery. During the trip we will visit an Indian Village, Sled  Dog Centre and watch a float plane take off.

DENALI  NATIONAL PARK

The group will dry camp in the National Park. The park is located 250 miles south of the Arctic Circle. The park extends to 6 million acres and travel in the park is restricted beyond the Savage River, requiring use of the park transportation system. A range of optional park tours is available.  Normally bears, moose and other wildlife can be viewed from the coach.

ANCHORAGE

With a population of 285,000, Anchorage is the largest city is the State of Alaska. The city has some 200 parks and 120 miles of trails, moose and other wildlife sightings are quite common, bike rentals are available. The Alaskan Native Heritage Centre is well worth a visit and historical tours of the city are available.

BANFF NATIONAL PARK

During your stay at Banff take the opportunity to get off the main highway and travel the very scenic Bow Valley Parkway.  A group dinner at a local restaurant is included at this tourist hot spot.

LAKE LOUISE, ALBERTA

Without question Lake Louise is one of the most beautiful places in North America.

ICEFIELDS PARKWAY – ATHABASCA GLACIER SNOWCAT TOUR

Travel  spectacular Icefields parkway with a stop for an optional snowcat tour on Athabasca Glacier.

TESTIMONIALS
What others have to say ..